Opinion: Are Handheld Portable Gaming Systems Dead?

We seem to be at an impasse when it comes to mobile gaming with Nintendo dedicating their future on their portable console hybrid the Switch, Sony abandoning the PSP and smartphone operating systems iOS and Android thriving on their platforms. Are the days of dedicated handheld portable gaming consoles dead? When Nintendo announced the Switch […]

Nintendo's Japanese Website Has Shut Down The 3DS Release Schedule

Another sign that the nails are being put into the coffin of the Nintendo 3DS as the company's Japanese website has shut down its releases. Back in April, we talked about how the company already announced that they had no plans for the console moving forward, but that it would still be receiving third-party games. […]

Nintendo Has No New First Party Games Planned For The 3DS

It looks like the Nintendo 3DS may slowly be coming to an end with Nintendo as the company has no new plans for the handheld console. The news sorta came out in the form of an investor's briefing in which they go over what their plans are over the next year without giving away any […]

Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn Receives a 3DS Launch Trailer

Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn was released on the Nintendo 3DS today, and with it, the company decided to release a launch trailer for the game. Much like the game itself, this is an extra long trailer as the company goes through all of the additions and changes to the game so you know exactly what's […]

Mapping Dungeons is the Best Part of Etrian Odyssey Nexus

  Etrian Odyssey Nexus is a dungeon-crawler RPG for the Nintendo 3DS, which was initially released in Japan in August of 2018. The game came west just this month, and the western port retains nearly all of its JRPG flair. While Nexus is a dungeon crawler, the combat is all turn-based, the game focuses mostly on static […]

Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn Receives a New 3DS Trailer

Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn is on the way next month, but before that, Nintendo would like to show off some new 3DS features for the game. The company released a new trailer in Japan which features all of the new stuff they added to the game utilizing the 3DS mechanics they could take advantage of. […]

Nintendo Adds Three 3DS Titles to the Nintendo Selects Library

Nintendo announced this morning that three 3DS titles would be added to the Nintendo Selects library starting on February 4th. Those three games will be Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D and Star Fox 64 3D. If you're not familiar with Nintendo Selects, it's basically a chance to […]

Yoshi's Crafted World and Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn Both Coming in March

This evening, Nintendo released brand new release dates for two of their games, Yoshi's Crafted World and Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn. Yoshi's Crafted World is officially coming to the Nintendo Switch on March 29th, while Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn is set for a 3DS release on March 8th. We have a new story trailer for the first and info on […]

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The Humble Store is Now Selling Switch and 3DS Games

The Humble Store is now selling Nintendo games for the Switch and 3DS consoles. Humble announced the news this morning, revealing that some of the hottest games on Nintendo's consoles are now available through their service including Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu and Eevee. Humble is now […]

Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey Gets a New Trailer

Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story + Bowser Jr.'s Journey just got a new trailer from Nintendo this week showing off more of the game. This is your basic story trailer showing off all the goodies you remember from before along with new awesome additions. We kinda got a kick out of the sideways battle. Enjoy the […]

Sega Where Are All My Non-Genesis Compilations?

Sega would like to remind us again how great they once were as Nintendo's equal in the 16-bit console wars as they're preparing to release another compilation called Sega Genesis Classics across multiple platforms (again). This marks the third physical release from the company's glory days of the Genesis/Mega Drive with the Sega Genesis Collection […]

Etrian Odyssey Nexus Receives Its First Trailer From Atlus

Atlus has finally released their first English trailer for Etrian Odyssey Nexus before the game is released on the Nintendo 3DS next year. There isn't much here to talk about as the trailer is a basic introduction to the game for people who may be unfamiliar with the series. Etrian Odyssey Nexus will be released on February 5th […]

Yo-Kai Watch 3 is Coming to North America Next Year

Today, Nintendo announced that North American audiences will finally be getting Yo-Kai Watch 3, and it will be coming a little sooner than some may expect. According to Nintendo, the game will be coming to the west on February 8th, 2019. Level-5, the developers and producers of the game, haven't really commented on the release. In […]

Atlus Releases New Screenshots and Art for Persona Q2

This weekend, Atlus released a bunch of new images for Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth coming to the Nintendo 3DS. There were a lot of screenshots released of the game, but a lot of them were of lower quality and in Japanese, so they didn't quite do the game justice. We've posted a few of the better […]

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Nintendo Releases a New Japanese Trailer for WarioWare Gold

We're a couple weeks away from getting WarioWare Gold on the Nintendo 3DS, so it's about that time we start seeing trailers for it. Unfortunately, the company hasn't given North American or European audiences anything to check out, but they have released an extended four-minute trailer for their home country of Japan. We got the trailer […]

Nintendo Shows New Footage of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will be coming tot he Nintendo Switch and 3DS on July 13th, and Nintendo has decided to show off some footage. The video below is basically showing off how the game works and looks on both consoles, for those wondering how the updated port of the Wii U game would work […]

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Review: Detective Pikachu's Plot is Its Only Saving Grace

Nintendo's Detective Pikachu is pretty strange right from the start. Mostly because you've got a Pikachu with amnesia, who acts a whole lot like a middle-aged hardboiled detective. Weirder is the fact that everyone who knew him before swears he used to be cute and adorable – like the Pikachu we're all familiar with. It […]

Etrian Odyssey X is Coming to the 3DS This Summer

Some cool news from Atlus today as we now know when we'll be seeing Etrian Odyssey X be released for Nintendo 3DS. After posting a teaser for the game last week, this week we get a full announcement that the game will be released in Japan on August 2nd. Not a ton of details have been […]

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Square Enix Surprises Nintendo Switch and 3DS Owners with Impromptu Sale

If you've been waiting to purchase one of the latest Square Enix games to be released on the Nintendo Switch and 3DS until they became a little more affordable, the company has decided to help you out a little sooner than you may have expected. With very little warning, SE decided to put several of […]

Several Remakes Coming to the 3DS This Year from Nintendo

Some of the first announcements to come from the Nintendo Direct video today were some surprising news updates for the Nintendo 3DS, which included a few fan favorites that surprised us. Top of the list is Luigi's Mansion, making the leap from Game Cube to the 3DS in a remastered version that includes a map on […]