You’ve probably noticed that as of late Game Informer cover story reveals are usually about brand new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 games in development. However, Andy McNamara, Editor-In-Chief of Game Informer, has said on Twitter that he’s always in talks with Nintendo to have one of their games as the cover reveal. Would you like to see a brand new Nintendo game on the front of Game Informer or rather see it revealed in a Nintendo Direct?
Haven’t been able to get your hands on a Marth amiibo figure? Well, Nintendo of America has just tweeted that more of them will be arriving at retailers in late April. No doubt as soon as they’re made available they will be snapped up in a matter of minutes, but it’s good to know that new stock will be coming in.
Devil’s Third director Tomonobu Itagaki won’t reveal the estimated release date for Devil’s Third no matter how many times you ask. A fan asked Itagaki on Facebook when the action based title will be released and he replied by saying that it is a secret. Itagaki also said that fan’s should trust Nintendo’s PR strategies.
Thanks, Shuhei Yoshida
The Pokemon company has given those who may have missed out another chance to grab an Eon ticket for Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire. All you need to do is enter this code 2015LATIOSLATIAS to receive the Eon Ticket. This will work between Friday, February 27, and Monday, March 2, 2015. The code will allow players to return to Southern Island and catch either Latias or Latios in their game.
Thanks, lamatsucubo and MasterPikachu6
Yesterday we found out that the Nintendo UK Store would be stocking the lovely Xenoblade Chronicles 3D coverplates for the New Nintendo 3DS and now today they’ve announced that they will also be stocking two Zelda themed coverplates. Both of these will be available to purchase for £12.99 and are available to pre-order right now.
Nintendo will be in Boston, Massachusetts, for the upcoming PAX East event to give attendees hands-on time with the New Nintendo 3DS XL system and a variety of great games. The Nintendo booth (#4072) will also feature Splatoon, Nintendo’s upcoming colourful twist on the shooter genre, at the show. The E3 2014 build of the game lets eight players transform into squids and mark their territory in teams in a race for splattered-paint dominance. Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., which launches for Nintendo 3DS on March 13, will also be playable and featured in stage presentations at the Nintendo booth. PAX East, which runs March 6-8, takes place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center at 415 Summer St.
“We love giving our fans an opportunity to check out our latest products at PAX events,” said Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing. “The newly released New Nintendo 3DS XL is sure to be popular with the many show-goers looking for StreetPass tags, and Splatoonwill let attendees get their first hands-on experience with one of the year’s most creative games.”
Upcoming or newly released Nintendo 3DS games scheduled to be playable on New Nintendo 3DS XL hardware at the Nintendo booth include Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D and the New Nintendo 3DS XL exclusive, Xenoblade Chronicles 3D. Nintendo also invites attendees to bring their trained-up amiibo figures to the show to take on other players’ amiibo in the Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS game. Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition for Nintendo 3DS is scheduled to make an appearance at the Nintendo booth as well. The developer, GungHo Online Entertainment, will also have its own booth at PAX (#8092), where attendees can try Puzzle & Dragons Z and Puzzle & Dragons: Super Mario Bros. Edition for Nintendo 3DS.
Those of you with a Japanese Wii U console will be able to preload Mario Party 10. The game is currently available to preload on the Wii U eShop and takes up exactly 3495.3MB on your external hard drive. Japan gets the latest entry in the Mario Party series earlier than us in the west. It’s due for release March 10th.