Category Archives: Nintendo 3DS

No joke: Nintendo announces new Nintendo Direct for Wednesday, April 1

A new Nintendo Direct has been announced for tomorrow, Wednesday, April 1 at 6pm EDT (3pm PDT). Continue reading

It looks like the UK may be getting the shiny Charizard Pokémon distribution as well

The official Twitter account for GAME retail stores in the UK has hinted that they’ll be announcing a distribution of a shiny, fire-type Pokémon tomorrow. Continue reading

GameStop/EB Games across U.S. and Canada stocking Majora’s Mask Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL

A memo to GameStop employees confirms that the retail chain will be getting more units of the golden Majora’s Mask Edition New Nintendo 3DS XL for sale tomorrow, Wednesday, March 25th, both in-store and online. Continue reading

European release dates for Puzzle & Dragons, Splatoon, Yoshi’s Woolly World may have been leaked

Nintendo of Europe’s press sites may have inadvertently let slip the launch dates for Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition for the Nintendo 3DS and Splatoon and Yoshi’s Woolly World for the Wii U. Continue reading

Nintendo 3DS update (version 9.6.0-24U) adds Home Menu layouts, amiibo peripheral support

The update preps the older 3DS units (i.e., the non-New Nintendo 3DS units) for amiibo support via the NFC reader launching soon. Continue reading

Shigeru Miyamoto prompted the last-minute addition of super-stable 3D to the New Nintendo 3DS

You always hear anecdotes about popular products and how everything comes together perfectly at the last moment, and you wonder, “How did this almost not happen?” Continue reading

This custom “75m” shelf takes amiibo displays to several new levels

We’ve seen some impressive Smash Bros. stage replicas for displaying amiibo before, but the sheer size of Imgur user pipbonics’s 75m is a sight to behold. Continue reading

Link amiibo gets a custom Skyloft facelift from PixelCollieCreations

This custom is largely just a palette swap, but the simplicity is somewhat poetic… this being one of Link’s pre-adventure outfits and all. Continue reading

Standard (smaller) New Nintendo 3DS was submitted for FCC approval in September

The six-month confidentiality embargo was lifted on Nintendo’s September application, revealing their submission of the regular New Nintendo 3DS. Continue reading

Shiny Charizard serial code event starts this April in German GameStop stores

If you’re in or around Germany, be sure to head to your local GameStop store after the turn of the month! Continue reading