REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:Nintendo eShop on Nintendo 3DS Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure – Nine out of 10 doctors agree … Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure won’t cure any real-life illnesses. But it is a really fun new puzzle game. Play classic style, Dr. Luigi style or, in Virus Buster mode, use new power-ups called Miracle Cures that will have you and your friends wiping out those pesky viruses.
- Harvest Moon: Friends of Mineral Town – A neglected farm has been passed down to you, and its fate now rests in your capable hands. Take over the reins of life, and create your own pastoral adventure. Plant and harvest crops, raise farm animals and start a family!
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Sales of Nintendo 3DS Hardware Have Increased by More Than 50 Percent in 2015REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– “Software sells hardware” has been Nintendo’s mantra for nearly 30 years. And, when you consistently make fun, unique, exclusive games featuring the likes of Mario, Link, Donkey Kong and Pokémon, you can sell a lot of hardware! The most recent example of this phenomenon is Nintendo 3DS, which has become the eighth Nintendo system to sell at least 15 million units in the United States, according to Nintendo’s internal sales figures. Since its U.S. debut on March 27, 2011, Nintendo has supported the system with a massive lineup of AAA games such as Super Mario 3D Land, Pokémon X,Pokémon Y, Mario Kart 7 and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS. Each of these titles has a Metascore of 85 or higher and has sold more than 2 million total units in the United States alone.
Despite being on the market for more than 50 months in the United States, the Nintendo 3DS system continues to resonate with gaming audiences and bring new players into the Nintendo hand-held experience. Through the first six months of 2015, sales of Nintendo 3DS hardware have increased by more than 50 percent over sales in the same period in 2014. Much of this growth can be attributed to New Nintendo 3DS XL, the latest addition to the Nintendo 3DS family, which launched on Feb. 13 and introduced several new features such as face-tracking 3D, new controls and amiibo support.
Pure Fun Is the Focus As Adventure Time Goes Fully 3D, Kung Fu Panda Is Back In a Fresh Explosive Experience And For The First Time Discover Monster High and Barbie on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3
Nintendo has released a new 3DS XL commercial.
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We’ll be covering the Nintendo press conference on June 16th at E3 2015 so stay tuned for updates.
Beauties, Bikinis, Blood, Bokujo, Bugs, Bullets, and Battles Galore Await!
Torrance, Calif., (June 5, 2015) – XSEED Games, the independent-minded console publishing brand of Marvelous USA, Inc., today announced a wide breadth of titles that will be showcased at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2015. Newly revealed games include The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel for PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and PlayStation Vita handheld entertainment system, Earth Defense Force 4.1: The Shadow of New Despair for PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system, SENRAN KAGURA ESTIVAL VERSUS for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, and Return to PopoloCrois: A STORY OF SEASONS Fairytale for the Nintendo 3DS hand-held system.
Publisher and developer Curve Digital has announced that Action Henk will be heading to PlayStation, Xbox and Wii U this summer.
Run, jump and butt-slide into the glorious toy-filled world of Action Henk! Become a master of momentum and defy physics as you race against a band of ragged 90s action figures to once and for all prove that Action Henk is the fastest of them all!
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– A committee of journalists, scholars and video game industry members has inducted Super Mario Bros. into the new World Video Game Hall of Fame in the Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, New York. The original game for the Nintendo Entertainment System is one of six inductees in this inaugural class.
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
- Nintendo eShop on Wii U
- Adventures of Pip – Adventures of Pip revitalizes the classic side-scrolling action platform genre. Digital underdog Pip proves that you can’t judge a hero by his size. During the game, Pip gains the ability to grow by absorbing pixels from his fallen foes, but Pip learns bigger is not always better. Click here to view a trailer for the game.
- Pac-Attack – PAC-MAN makes an appearance outside of his familiar maze environment in Pac-Attack, a fun and quirky Super NES puzzle game. Keep your screen clear of falling blocks and ghosts by lining them up horizontally.Pac-Attack includes three game modes to choose from: 1P Normal, 2P Versus and the challenging 1P Puzzle.
- Kicking off a steady stream of free content additions throughout the summer, Splatoon has a new weapon and map: the nostalgia-packed N-Zap ’85 rapid-fire shooter and the Port Mackerel map, both available now. The N-ZAP ’85 is a shooter with excellent ink efficiency and rapid-fire capability. Its attack power isn’t all that, but it’s fabulous at quickly charging up the Echolocator special weapon. Combined with Splat Bombs, this set caters to fighters who like to cover a lot of ground in battle. For more information, visit http://splatoon.nintendo.com.
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Prague, Czech Republic 4th June 2015 Grip Games, the publisher of the recent success Tower of Guns, and developer Toxic Games recently announced the much-awaited ultimate edition of the physics puzzler connoisseur’s favorite Q.U.B.E. Director’s Cut. Hot on the heels of the news, gamers can now get their eyes on footage of the all-new Against The Qlock gameplay in action!