Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Variant Amiibo Cards Revealed


It looks as though amiibo collectors are once again going to struggle as it has been revealed that the Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer amiibo cards will come in different variations. So there won’t just be one Isabelle card for example, instead there will be multiple ones which is going to make collecting more than a little bit of work. To make matters worse it seems as though the variant Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer cards will be exclusive to a Japanese magazine.


Here’s A Look At Some Of The Monster Hunter X Weaponry

Capcom has given us a glimpse of how some of the brutal weapons work in the forthcoming Monster Hunter X for the Nintendo 3DS. The first couple of videos produced by the company showcase the Sword and the Shield along with the fast and frantic Dual Blades. Also, if you missed it, Capcom will be releasing a special edition Monster Hunter X themed New Nintendo 3DS XL console. Monster Hunter X comes out exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS in Japan on November 28th.

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Chrono Trigger Arrangement Album Coming For 20th Anniversary

Square Enix has announced that they’re planning a brand new arrangement album featuring music from the iconic Chrono Trigger and its sequel Chrono Cross. The album is being created to honour the game’s 20th anniversary. Chrono Trigger composer Yasunori Mitsuda is behind the album which will be on a single disc and will be released in Japan on October 14th. The title of the 20th anniversary arrangement album is Harukanarutokinokanatahe, which when translated in English means “Far Beyond the Distant Time.”

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Rumour: Rodea The Sky Soldier Wii U Delayed Again?

Those who have pre-ordered Rodea the Sky Soldier with Amazon are being told that their pre-orders are being pushed back to November in the United States. The game has had a long and troubled history and this wouldn’t be the first delay, however if it is true, then its quite disappointing that it has been delayed again. Amazon says that the flight based platformer has been pushed back to 16th-20th November. Rodea the Sky Soldier was meant to come out October 13th.

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Summer Games Done Quick Raises A Staggering $1.2 Million

The charitable Sumer Games Done Quick has once again proved to be a success and has raised an incredible $1.2 million for Doctors Without Borders. The final total raised was an impressive $1,231,954.89, which is wonderful. There were 28453 donations, the largest being  $21,498.00 and the average donation was $43.30. Nintendo fans may have seen the Super Metroid race which was also an enormous success and raised $359,941.62 on its own.


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That Dr Mario Super Smash Bros Stage Leak Was Fake

Oh dear! Well, as many of you expected the Dr. Mario stage leak for Super Smash Bros was an elaborate fake. The perpetrators behind the leak took to Twitter to announce their involvement in the ruse. To be honest it was rather a good fake, but it doesn’t appear as though we will be getting that Dr. Mario stage we had secretly been waiting for.


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Famitsu Reviews Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer

The first review of the intriguing Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer is in from Japanese gaming publication Famitsu. The magazine awarded the spin-off title a 9,9,9 and an 8, which is a rather good score. However, this is Famitsu who are renowned for being generous with their review scores. Here’s the reviews.

Reviewer 1 – 9

Although this is a spin-off game, a great deal of content from the Animal Crossing series, like characters and furniture, is used smoothly and you get into a trance while creating elaborate rooms. It’s also nice that you can coordinate things like schools and hotels in addition to homes. It is comfortable to arrange furniture with the touch pen. You get new things such as furniture and wallpapers from the villager requests even after seeing the staff roll for the first time, so it seems like you can enjoy the game for a long time.

Reviewer 2 – 8

I’m glad that you can design exteriors of buildings and gardens in addition to indoor furniture. It’s also nice that you can coordinate interiors of schools and shops. You can also take pictures inside finished buildings while changing the owner’s roles and clothes. The evaluation after finishing a task isn’t particular, as the client’s reaction doesn’t change if you put in the required furniture, so it feels a bit desolate if you put a lot of effort to the design.

Reviewer 3 – 9

Since the game is specialized in room building, arranging furniture is greatly easier to do than in a traditional game of the series. You can upgrade items that go to institutions and shops or establish windows, doors, gardens or even environmental music, so you will unconsciously get absorbed into the game. When you’re going this far, you’d want to have a house of your own, but that unrealized dream feels real somehow. A daily report finishes the tasks of that day, and while there is also the aspect of work experience, it’s also good how you can connect with your earlier works with the report.

Reviewer 4 – 9

As this game is specialized in the home designing of the Animal Crossing series, the game isn’t as deep as the traditional series since you can’t experience the general village life. A special thing to mention is the conversations with different characters whose personalities overflow with ambiance. It’s great that thanks to these, you can enjoy the game so that it doesn’t feel repetitive. It is interesting to catch a glimpse of how a past client is living his/her life, and that also makes it worthwhile to come back to the game.

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