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Oddworld New ‘N’ Tasty and Word Puzzles by POWGI Come Out Tomorrow

OddworldAbe Oddworld New ‘N’ Tasty and Word Puzzles by POWGI are both coming to the Wii U eshop tomorrow. Word Puzzles will also be coming to the 3DS. I am reviewing both titles. Here is an early look at both games.     I previously talked about Oddworld New ‘N’ Tasty here. Now, I’ve actually gotten a chance to play the game on Wii U a little and I’m happy to report that the game is terrific so far. I am…

 

More Thoughts From Me #5: The Handheld That Could

3DSlogo There is only one handheld system that you actually need right now. Yes, I’m talking about the 3DS. Here’s why I bought the system and why I keep playing it.   I’m a huge fan of the Animal Crossing series. I’ve been playing the series since the first game on the Gamecube. So, when Nintendo said that there was going to be a new AC game for the 3DS, I had to have the game! I went ahead and bought…

 

Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale Trailer & Details

ReturntoPopoloCrois What do you get when you cross a farm simulation game (like Story of Seasons) with an rpg? You might get Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale! The game is coming to the 3DS on March 1st. Here are some more details for the game and a release date trailer.   Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale is a rpg and a farm simulation game. XSEED Games, the publisher of the game, recently revealed more details…

 
 

A New Nintendo Minute Unbox of Fire Emblem Fates SE & New 3DS XL

FireEmblemFatesUnbox In the latest Nintendo Minute, Kit and Krysta unbox the Fire Emblem Fates Special Edition and the Fire Emblem Fates New 3DS XL.   Nintendo released a new Nintendo Minute tonight. Kit and Krysta unbox the Fire Emblem Fates Special Edition in the video. This version of Fates has all three versions of the game: Birthright, Conquest, and Revelations, on one cart. The Special Edition also comes with two extras: an artbook and a 3DS carrying bag. The Fire Emblem…

 

It’ll Only Take A Second (Or More): Bravely Second Thoughts

BravelySecond I don’t like Bravely Default. I started out liking the game, but later, I felt like the game was too padded and not satisfying at all. And yet, I can’t help being interested in Bravely Second. Its very rare for Square Enix to do a turn-based rpg anymore. Here are my thoughts on Bravely Second and some recently released footage for the game.   I want to be excited for Bravely Second. The recent footage looks great, especially the job…

 

Detective Pikachu Is On the Case

DetectivePik Pokemon is one of Nintendo’s most popular franchises. There are a ton of Pokemon games and spinoffs coming out all the time. The newest Pokemon spinoff, currently in Japan, is Detective Pikachu: Birth of a New Combination for the 3DS!   Detective Pikachu: Birth of a New Combination was released today (Feb. 3rd) in Japan for the 3DS. While there is no release date for North America yet, I would find it hard to believe that a Pokemon title wouldn’t…

 
 

7th Dragon III: Code: VFD Is Coming to the 3DS This Summer

7thDragon This is the new of the 3DS rpg. Every time you turn around, someone is announcing or showing off an upcoming rpg for the system. The latest to announce an rpg is Sega. 7th Dragon III: Code: VFD has been announced for this summer. 7th Dragon: III Code: VFD will be coming to the 3DS this summer. The game will take place in multiple time periods and let you create your own character to play as. There are 32 different…

 

May the Lego Force Be With You: Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is Coming In June

LegoStarWars Traveler’s Tales has created a lot of Lego games for multiple consoles. The Lego game that started it all was Lego Star Wars and now Traveler’s Tales is going back to that Galaxy Far Far Away. Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been announced and it will be coming in June 2016!   Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be coming to multiple systems (Wii U, PS4, Xbox One, etc) on June 28th. Game Informer will feature the…

 

Solve a Puzzle Or Two: Word Puzzles By POWGI Will Arrive Soon on 3DS

WordPuzzles My father and I love word puzzle games. One of the best developers of word games on the 3DS (and Wii U) is Lightwood Games. I’ve enjoyed their other games for the systems and they have another one coming soon. The new game is called Word Puzzles By POWGI. Let me tell you about it.   Word Puzzles by POWGI will be coming to the 3DS (and Wii U) eshops on February 11th in North America. The game is already…

 
 

Nintendo of America Digs Up Shovel Knight Multiplayer

ShovelKnight Kit and Krysta show off the Shovel Knight amiibo and its multiplayer co-op features in a new Nintendo Minute!