Imagine being able to cuddle your favourite Nintendo character? Well, now you can! These amazing Nintendo 8-bit plushies are going on sale in July from the World of Nintendo toyline, and are available to pre-order now for $54.99 for all 3 plushies– pretty steep, but they are pretty unique. Some pre-orders have already sold out! I’d love to get myself an 8-bit Link plushie, but I can’t quite justify the price. What do you think of them?
The Nintendo UK Store has been great recently for offering special pre-order bonuses when you order an upcoming exclusive. This time around the online store is offering a free Mario soft toy if you pre-order Puzzle & Dragons Z and Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros Edition. Not a bad incentive to pre-order, so if you want the Mario soft toy be sure to place a pre-order.
You may remember that a while ago Sony Pictures were hacked and a deluge of internal memos and emails found their way on to the internet. Judging from a leaked email Sony Pictures were planning to produce a Super Smash Bros movie along with Pokemon and Mario. We already knew about the Mario movie, but we heard nothing about Super Smash Bros or Pokemon. The information posted above and below was taken from WikiLeaks.
Join Nintendo and two of gaming’s most famous siblings – Mario and Luigi – to celebrate National Siblings Day on April 10 with a little video game rivalry and a whole lot of fun.
Pick up your Nintendo 3DS systems, put aside your differences and show us how you take on your sister(s) and/or brother(s) in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. Then, team up for a chance to win a New Nintendo 3DS XL system and a Nintendo eShop gift card!
First, commemorate your Super Smash Bros. and siblinghood celebration by creating your own Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS game-play videos and photos and give us the scoop in your caption. Post the evidence to your Instagram account on April 10 (anytime from 7am to midnight PT) using the hashtag #SiblingSmash and #SweepsEntry to enter Nintendo’s National Siblings Day contest for your chance to win
Have a smashing National Siblings Day!
The Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate DLC pack is out now and with it comes Super Mario costumes and Sonic costumes. The other good news is that it is absolutely free. Not content with the Mario and Sonic costumes? Well you will also be pleased to know that there are additional all-new quests and equipment.
You can once again get the Kirby Triple Deluxe and Super Mario 3D World soundtracks on Club Nintendo Europe. They are highly sought after items so I’m not entirely sure how long they will be available for. The Super Mario 3D World soundtrack will set you back 3000 Stars and the Kirby Triple Deluxe soundtrack is 2000 Stars. Will you opt for these with your hard-earned Stars?
Ever wondered what the Super Mario series could look like if it was built using the latest version of Unreal Engine? Well YouTube user Maikol Quesada has created a tribute using Unreal Engine 4 and the results are undeniably gorgeous. Be sure to check it out in the sumptuous video embedded above.