As I’m sure the majority of you are aware today is the launch day of Splatoon and it wouldn’t be a launch day without a special trailer. Nintendo UK has uploaded the Splatoon Splat or be Splatted trailer which predominately features plenty of super colourful gameplay footage mixed with some impressive CGI.
One game that could shape up to be rather promising this year is the latest game in the immensely popular LEGO series. The latest entry is based on the forthcoming Jurassic World movie which is due to be released this June. Warner Bros has given us a sneak peek at what the actual park and the attractions that you’ll be able to participate in look like remodelled in LEGO. Be sure to give it a watch.
Well, this is curious timing. Just before E3 Nintendo of Japan will be hosting a Nintendo Direct which will focus on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS titles that are due for release this summer. It’s unlikely to contain any surprises with the E3 Nintendo Digital Event coming up, but it should be worth a watch.
It turns out that Splatoon has become a big hit in Japan and copies of the game are currently very scarce indeed. The Kyoto based company has taken to Twitter to apologise for the situation and promises that more copies of the game will be available to purchase sometime next week. The company also advises that people who want the game should consider purchasing it from the Wii U eShop.
Splatoon has become scarce in the stores, and we apologize. Next week, but additional shipping, hurry please consider also purchased the download version. Also will add production amiibo splatoon are in short supply. Will be charged while your time here, but thank you for your note.
As I’m sure the majority of you are aware you will be able to purchase the fourth wave of amiibo tomorrow. However, with all amiibo launches you know that they are going to be rather tricky to get hold of. US retailer Amazon has explained their process for people wanting to get hold of the fourth wave and it’s not pretty. It’s good that it’s only one amiibo per customer though.
“Thank you for your interest in ordering the new amiibo figures from Amazon.com!” the official page states. “Quantities of the new characters are extremely limited, so we’d like to ensure that as many customers as possible have the opportunity to get the new figures!”
“Throughout the afternoon of Friday, May 29, we’ll be posting each Wave 4 amiibo figure individually within the following time windows. Each will become available for purchase at a random time during that time frame. Mark your calendars for the following times tomorrow!”
- Pac-Man: 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. PT
- Charizard: 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. PT
- Inkling Boy: 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. PT
- Lucina: 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Wario: 4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. PT
- Inkling Girl: 4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. PT
- Silver Mario: 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. PT
- Robin: 5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. PT
- Inkling Boy, Girl, and Squid 3-pack: 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. PT
“We’re limiting each amiibo figure to 1 per customer, and we’ll be disabling 1-Click Ordering,” Amazon said. “Additionally, it’d be helpful to make sure you’ve updated your credit card and shipping information to help you move quickly through the checkout process.”
NIS America has announced European release dates for both Shin Megami Tensei Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker and Etrian Mystery Dungeon. Shin Megami Tensei Devil Survivor 2: Record Breaker will be arriving in Europe on 30th October 2015 for the Nintendo 3DS as both a physical and digital release. Atlus U.S.A. Inc. will be publishing the game in North America. Etrian Mystery Dungeon will be arriving in Europe on 11th September 2015 for the Nintendo 3DS as both a physical and digital release. Again, Atlus U.S.A., Inc. will be publishing the game in North America.
Good news for Wii U owners in the United Kingdom as the BBC iPlayer is now available to download on the Wii U eShop. The application is a 94 MB file and provides hundreds of hours of entertainment from your favourite BBC channels in both HD or SD. The application also allows for off-TV viewing on the GamePad.
Thanks, Joe F