GameXplain Go Hands On With The August Splatoon Update

Popular YouTube channel GameXplain have had the opportunity to go hands on with the hefty Splatoon update which is due to drop tomorrow.  The channel has extensive battles with the recently announced Slosher & Heavy Splatling. There’s also a tour of the new and improved Urchin Underpass. Here’s the videos that are currently available.

Thanks, SmokeRulz

Here’s An Unboxing Video For Five Packs Of Amiibo Cards

NintenDaan has managed to get his hands on the amiibo card packs that are currently available for purchase in Japan and has produced an unboxing video of them for your viewing pleasure. The cards work with Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer and can be scanned in via a New Nintendo 3DS or a original Nintendo 3DS with the NFC Reader/Writer. Enjoy!

Thanks, Daan

Here’s The Ika Musume Squid Girl Outfit In Splatoon


The August update for Splatoon contains plenty of exciting new features and it also brings the special Ika Musume costume. Squid Girl, who is known in Japan as Shinryaku! Ika Musume, is from a Japanese manga series by Masahiro Anbe. We’ve finally got a closer look at what the luxurious costume looks like thanks to a Japanese publication. The costume comprises of three parts which are a hat, a dress, and shoes. Here’s those all-important details about the gear available.

Ika Musume hat

  • Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
  • Gear Power: Opening Gambit
  • Rarity: * *
  • Price: 1600

Ika Musume dress

  • Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
  • Gear Power: Damage Up
  • Rarity: * *
  • Price: 2000

Ika Musume shoes

  • Brand: Shinryaku! Ika Musume
  • Gear Power: Swim Speed Up
  • Rarity: * *
  • Price: 1700

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Thanks, MasterPikachu6

Here’s The First 75 Minutes Of Devil’s Third On Hard Mode

Devil’s Third is due out shortly in Europe and I know a lot of you are looking forward to seeing how it plays. The previews have certainly been mixed, but it seems as though it is a game you ultimately need to play yourself. Tilmen has captured the first 75 minutes of the game and is playing through it on hard mode.  You can see why it has received mixed previews, but as you would expect the game is nothing short of action packed. You can read our review once the embargo lifts.

Thanks, NintendoImpactGaming

Poi A 3D Platformer Inspired By Banjo Kazooie And Mario 64 Hits Kickstarter

Poi, which looks set to be a charming 3D platformer inspired by the likes of the iconic Banjo Kazooie and Super Mario 64, is now up on Kickstarter. The developers are requesting $80,000 for the game to appear on the Wii U. Poi has already been greenlit on Steam and the team hope to have it on Wii U in 2016. If the project looks like your sort of thing then you can help fund it, here.

Thanks, Hugobajoagrano

Monster Hunter X Videos Showcase The Hammer, Hunting Horn, Gunlance And Lance

Capcom has stayed true to its word and continued to produce informative videos showcasing the refined weaponry in Monster Hunter X. The latest batch of videos show off the Hunting Horn, Hammer, Lance & Gunlance all of which look lethal. The video follows the Sword & Shield and the ruthless Dual Blades videos which we published the other day. You can check those out, here.

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Freedom Planet Gets A New Release Date For Wii U

freedom_planet_release_dateIndie developer GalaxyTrail has announced that Freedom Planet is now scheduled to release on August 13 in the Nintendo eShop for Wii U. The game was initially set to launch yesterday, August 3. Those who played the preview version of the game during the Nindies@Home program in June will get 15 percent off the price at launch. Freedom Planet pits a spunky dragonoid and her friends against an alien attack force.