Category Archives: 3DS


Bandai Namco Lists One Piece Unlimited World Red With A July Release

Bandai Namco have stated on their official product page that One Piece Unlimited World Red will be coming to US in July. The latest instalment of the Unlimited Series brings Luffy and the Straw Hat Crew on a brand new adventure with all new characters.

Set sail on a gripping adventure in the New World with the beloved Straw Hat Crew in One Piece Unlimited World Red. Dive into a wayfaring journey with fun-filled escapades, action-packed battles and powerful comrades in a whole new never-before-seen scenario. Play as members of the Straw Hat crew and progress through the episodic storyline with encounters against famous bosses like Rob Lucci, Caesar Clown, and more. Master a large variation of flashy combos and test your reflexes by pressing the right button at the right time to counter, dodge or otherwise interact with enemies. Enjoy endless playability by exploring the central town and taking on quests to assist the townfolk and gain more rewards and items.

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Renegade Kid’s Cult County Now Heading To 3DS

Mutant Mudds developer Renegade Kid has added the Nintendo 3DS as a platform choice for Cult County. The first-person survival horror game was originally due to launch on Nintendo’s current handheld, though disappeared as an option when the indie developer initiated its Kickstarter campaign.

In an update on the game’s Kickstarter page, Renegade Kid has shared delight in bringing back the 3DS as a platform choice, following an overwhelming amount of feedback from fans on Twitter. If Cult County meets its initial funding goal of $580,000, the Nintendo 3DS will join the Wii U, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PS Vita and Steam as a platform choice. With 16 days to go, just under $40,000 sits in the funding pot – you can donate by visiting the game’s Kickstarter page, here.



Nintendo Will Bring Five Of Its Hottest Games To WonderCon This Weekend

Nintendo has unveiled it will be showing off five of its hottest games at WonderCon later this week. Budding Mario Kart 8 racers will be able to get their heart rates pumping with playable tracks at the event, while both Nintendo 3DS gems Kirby: Triple Deluxe and Mario Golf: World Tour will be playable before release as well. The annual convention will take place in Anaheim, California, between April 18 and 20. Below is a list of the Nintendo games playable at WonderCon.


Rune Factory 4 Has Sold 200,000 Units In Japan

Marvelous AQL has announced a milestone mark for Rune Factory 4 and has sold 200,000 copies in Japan. The simulation game has also had equal success in North America where it faced numerous stock issues at retailers. But even uttering the name of the title in Europe is quite possibly a sore spot for fans following the game’s cancellation.

However, if you’re lucky enough to own a Japanese 3DS and haven’t yet purchased Rune Factory 4, it’s prime time to do so. With the milestone mark achieved Marvelous AQL are launching a two-week sale for the game, where it will be discounted to half price. Starting April 23 until May 7, Rune Factory 4 will be available to download in the Nintendo eShop for 2,685 yen compared to the usual 5,369 yen. Plus if you are fluent in Japanese, you can check out Marvelous’s video above in celebration of the achievement. 


Atlus Confirms Conception II DLC For North America, European Release Due In May

Atlus has uploaded a brand new trailer for the launch of Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars for the Nintendo 3DS. The breed-to-survive RPG is now available from retailers and the Nintendo eShop in North America, so if you’re a dungeon-crawler fan make sure you check out the trailer above, which details all the glorious features of the title.

The publisher also reiterated the game’s Q2 release date for Europe via press release, specifying a launch some time in May. However, Conception II will only be available as a digital download in the Nintendo eShop.

Along with its launch trailer, Atlus confirmed free DLC for Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars, which gives you a bunch of new quests and items for your journey. The details of when the DLC will be available in North America are listed below.

  • Warrior of Sadness - Available from April 15
  • Fallen Disciples – Available from April 22
  • Overlord’s Return - Available from April 29
  • Monokuma Strikes – Available from May 6
  • Monokuma’s Revenge – Available from May 13

Mario Golf World Tour Final Character Roster Revealed (Includes Spoilers)

Japanese gaming publication Famitsu has listed all the playable characters in the forthcoming Mario Golf: World Tour. The list includes the default characters you can play with, as well as the unlockable characters found throughout the game.


  • Mario
  • Luigi
  • Peach
  • Daisy
  • Yoshi
  • Wario
  • Waluigi
  • Donkey Kong
  • Bowser
  • Boo
  • Diddy Kong
  • Bowser Jr.
  • Mii


  • Toad
  • Birdo
  • Paratroopa
  • Kamek

Nintendo Launches Rainbow Coloured Kirby: Triple Deluxe European Website

Kirby: Triple Deluxe is less than a month away from its release, so the lovable pink ball has been busy making sure his website is up to expected standards. Nintendo’s given him the rainbow colour treatment and presented Kirby fans with a spectacular website, detailing his abilities and the mini-games featured within the title.

Even if you haven’t been following the various trailers for the game, you can quickly get up to speed by taking some time to peruse the European site. We’re not saying Kirby will get mad, but just in case he decides to unleash Hypernova mode, you can take a look here. Kirby: Triple Deluxe will be available on May 2 in North America and May 16 in Europe.


Umihara Kawase AKA Yumi’s Odd Odyssey Heading To Europe Later This Month

Agatsuma Entertainment has announced that Sayonara, Umihara Kawase – or Yumi’s Odd Odyssey, as it’s known in North America – will be released for Europe later this month. Last December, we reported that an Australian classification board listing was spotted for the 3DS game, but under the original Japanese name. Judging by the game’s official website, it will be released in Europe and Australia under Sayonara, Umihara Kawase.

The action puzzle game follows protagonist Umihara Kawase (Kawase-san) as she travels the world as a sushi chef. Using her unique abilities and her fishing hook, players must work out the most efficient way to get Umihara to the next stage. Sayonara Umihara Kawase will be available to download via the Nintendo eShop on April 24, priced at €24.99. Make sure you catch all the action in the trailer above to get an idea for the game.


Yokai Watch 2 Announced For Japanese 3DS

Japanese magazine CoroCoro has announced that the ever-popular Yokai Watch series for the Nintendo 3DS will be receiving a sequel. Developed by Level-5, Yokai Watch 2 will be released as two versions, Ganso (meaning Founder) and Honke (meaning Head). Both physical editions of games will come boxed with medals; Ganso comes with the silver “Nyaiin” Z medal, while Honke with the “Komanyachi” Z medal.

Yokai Watch 2 follows the story of Keita and friends as they travel back in time to Sakura New Town by way of the mysterious Yokai, in order to reveal the secrets of the ghosts. The sequel has a host of new features, including hidden ways to find new Yokai and bicycle races. Yokai Watch 2 is set to release on July 10 for the Nintendo 3DS in Japan.