More Super Smash Bros Mii Fighter Costumes Revealed

Nintendo Japan has revealed that there are more adorable Mii Fighter costumes coming to Super Smash Bros which will arrive tomorrow morning in Japan. There’s a costume for Lloyd from Tales of Symphonia, the Flying Man from the EarthBound series for Brawlers and a honey bear costume for Gunners. The Super Smash Bros update arrives everywhere on July 31st and promises to be an impressive one.

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Check Out These Adorable Splatoon Capsule Toys


A new selection of adorable Nintendo-approved Splatoon capsule toys is now on sale from Takara Tomy Arts in Japan. Priced at 200 yen, each toy comes with a mini chain that allows it to be hung and shown off from various places, such a purse or backpack. There are six colors in total: orange, pink, purple, blue, green and turquoise. The Splatoon game is available now worldwide, exclusively for Wii U.


Video: Nintendo Reveals How The Slosher In Splatoon Works

One of the new weapons coming to the ultra-fun Splatoon is the Slosher. You can use it to scoop up large quantities of ink and cast it at the terrain and at your deadly opponents. It covers quite a large area with paint and also has height and reach at its advantage so it should be an interesting weapon to wield. You can check out the Slosher in action in the video embedded below.

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Perfect Dark Sister Title Velvet Dark Was Planned For Nintendo 64

Rare developer Gregg Mayles has revealed that the company had a sister title planned for Perfect Dark on the Nintendo 64. The game was called Velvet Dark and was apparently early in development. Not much is known about the game, but there is a design document floating around somewhere at Rare HQ. The game was also meant to be compatible with the Game Boy Advance, according to the design documents tweeted.

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Super Mario Maker Will Have 99 Amiibo Costumes And Unlockable Without Amiibo


We have learned today that Super Mario Maker will have 99 amiibo costumes as unlockable content. The news was revealed on the official Super Mario Maker Japanese website. Fear not, if you don’t have the amiibo you can still unlock the costumes if you complete the 100 Mario Challenge. The game will take up 1.4GB and you will be able to use the Wii Remote, Classic Controller (Pro), Pro Controller with the game. Super Mario Maker launches on the Wii U this September.

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Rumour: Dr Mario Stage Coming To Super Smash Bros?

There are images of a Dr. Mario themed stage for Super Smash Bros that are currently making their way around the web. It is interesting that they have appeared today when we heard news of the massive Super Smash Bros update which is due to arrive on July 31st. The images originated from 4Chan, but they do look reasonably legitimate. Guess we shall have to wait and see.

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Just Dance 2016 Demo Is On Wii U

Today, Ubisoft announced a free Just Dance 2016 demo on new-gen consoles for players using the Just Dance Controller App. The one song demo is “Blame” by Calvin Harris Ft. John Newman and is now available to download on Nintendo’s Wii U system, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system. The latest installment in the best-selling music game franchise will launch on October 23 in the UK.

The free Just Dance Controller App, now available for Apple and Android devices and soon to also be available for Windows Phone devices, enables players on new-gen consoles to play Just Dance 2016 without any peripherals or console cameras. The app transforms the player’s smartphone into a game controller that tracks the accuracy of their moves and allows them to navigate intuitively through the game’s menus. To play the demo using the Just Dance Controller App on smartphones, players can simply follow the steps below. On Xbox One, players also have the option to access the demo using Kinect for Xbox One.

  1. Download the Just Dance Controller app to your Apple or Android smartphone.
  2. Download the Just Dance 2016 demo to your Wii U, PlayStation4 or Xbox One.
  3. Connect your smartphone to the same wi-fi network as the console.
  4. Select the song and dance holding the phone in your right hand!

With more than 40 new tracks, ranging from Billboard hits to classic throwback favourites, from artists like Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars, Jason Derulo, Meghan Trainor, Calvin Harris Ft. John Newman and Lady Gaga, everyone in the entire family will have a favourite track to dance to in Just Dance 2016.

Source: Ubisoft PR