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1 hr ago | GamersHell.com

Nintendo 2014 Holiday Season Lineup Anounced

Nintendo sent out a press release unveiling that its lineup of new games and products for the 2014 holiday season includes new entries from some of the biggest franchises in gaming, new hardware bundles for Wii U and Nintendo 2DS, and new amiibo interactive figures featuring some of the most iconic characters in the world of video games.

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Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games, Wii U, WII, 3DS

5 hrs ago | The Code Project

Android Practical Programming: Implementing Google Play Leaderboard Features within Your Game

Google Play provides cross-platform games services that let you easily integrate popular gaming features such as leaderboards, achievements, real-time multiplayer, and cloud save to your mobile games.

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Related Topix: X , Monolith Soft, Video Games

9 hrs ago | NewsFactor

Google Buys Visual Effects Firm Zync

In the visual effects industry, rendering is the process of taking computer generated 3-D models and turning them into the realistic 2-D visuals that we see in movies.

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds

12 hrs ago | IGN

When Can You Play Ultimate NES Remix?

Ultimate NES Remix , a new installment in the series of mashup NES-era mini-games, is coming to 3DS for $30 on December 5, Nintendo announced earlier today.

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Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games

16 hrs ago | IGN

Nintendo Voice Chat: A New 3DS Emerges From Japan

PAX is happening this weekend and we have an EXTRA SPECIAL Nintendo Voice Chat just for you! Join Samuel Claiborn , Peer Schneider , Brendan Graeber , Jose Otero , Brian Altano , and special guest Mark MacDonald for lots of talk on a variety of topics.

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Related Topix: Mario Kart 8, Video Games

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Metro

Why dona t you own a Wii U? a " Reader's Feature

A reader wonders whether reports of the Wii U's resurrection have been exaggerated, and asks what's stopping you from buying one? So the feeling lately is that the Wii U is on the up.

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Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, Mario Kart 8, The, Deep Silver, Game., Deus Ex, Eidos Montreal, Square Enix

The Escapist

Nintendo's New Handheld is a Revamped, Redesigned 3DS

Nintendo's New 3DS features faster speeds, more 3D viewing angles, NFC support, and a new C-button; the first announced title for the handheld is Xenoblade Chronicles .

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Related Topix: Animal Crossing, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, Nintendo Gamecube, CPU, Science / Technology

Canada.com

Press Start: Is Nintendo's latest 3DS redesign the 'New 3DS' a good idea?

While the 3DS' sales have improved drastically over the last two years thanks to the release of a number of high-quality titles, the system's sales of stagnated recently.

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Related Topix: 3DS, Video Games, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, Nintendo Gamecube, Wii U

Mashable

Nintendo Unveils New 3DS Handheld in Japan With Second Analog Stick

A new 3DS with a second analog stick and more powerful CPU is coming to Japan in October, Nintendo announced in a live stream on Friday, though no Western release information was given.

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Related Topix: Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, Video Games, Science / Technology, CPU

The Wichita Eagle

Nintendo launching 'amiibo' with 12 characters

Nintendo says 12 characters will be part of its upcoming toy-game line set for release later this year.

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Related Topix: Animal Crossing, Toys for Bob, Skylanders, Activision, WII, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Nintendo 3DS XL 'Mario & Luigi' bundle, 'Wolfenstein' discounted at Best Buy

The Labor Day holiday weekend brings with it a new set of game deals at Retailers.

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Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Mario Kart, Mario & Luigi: Dream Team, Alphadream Corporation, They, _No Company, LucasArts, Star Wars, Ninja!

IGN

New Wii U, 2DS Bundles Coming This Fall from Nintendo

It seems that Nintendo is through playing games, at least when it comes to moving hardware.

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Related Topix: Mario Kart, Video Games, Wii U, Super Mario 3D World, Nintendo Land

IGN

Nintendo Reveals New 3DS and 3DS XL Designs

Nintendo has revealed redesigned models of the 3DS and 3DS XL featuring an additional directional button and trigger, along with NFC support.

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Related Topix: Animal Crossing, The Legend of Zelda, Video Games

Eurogamer

Xenoblade's Shulk confirmed for Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS

The newcomer's appearance had been rumoured for some time, and was spoiled earlier this week in an extensive leak which revealed most of the two games' shared character roster.

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Related Topix: Xenoblade, Monolith Soft, Video Games, Bandai Namco Games, Wii U, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Xenoblade Chronicles

TechCrunch

Mikael Hed Steps Down As CEO Of Wavering Angry Birds Maker Rovio, Pekka Rantala Steps In

A changing of the guard at Rovio, the Finalnd-based creator of the catapulting Angry Birds series of casual games that has seen its profit fall by more than half in the last year : its CEO Mikael Hed is stepping down and "passing the hoodie", in the words of the company, to Pekka Rantala, who most recently has been the CEO of Finnish drinks maker ... (more)

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds

TechCrunch

Mikael Hed Steps Down As CEO Of Wavering Angry Birds Maker Rovio, Pekka Rantala Steps In

A changing of the hoodie at Rovio, the Finalnd-based creator of the catapulting Angry Birds series of casual games that has seen its profit fall by more than half in the last year : its CEO Mikael Hed is stepping down, and he is passing on the reigns to Pekka Rantala, who most recently has been the CEO of Finnish drinks maker Hartwall but also ... (more)

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds, iPod touchiPad App, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Clash of Clans

Examiner.com

'Super Smash Bros 4' classic mode, world map and more detailed for 3DS and Wii U

Masahiro Sakurai has discussed another feature in " Super Smash Bros 4 " for Wii U and 3DS .

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Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds, 3DS, Wii U, Kirby, HAL Labs

Thu Aug 28, 2014

IGN

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker - IGN Plays

It's Nintendo's 125th anniversary! Yes, waaaay back in September 1889 "Nintendo Koppai" was founded as a playing card manufacturer.

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Related Topix: The Legend of Zelda, Video Games

The Capital-Journal

Two country stars to shine at Prairie Band Casino

Country singer and songwriter Gary Allan, shown performing Oct. 6, 2013, at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Fla., will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Great Lakes Ballroom at the Prairie Band Casino & Resort, 12305 150th Road, north of Topeka, where fellow country artist Clay Walker will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday.

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Related Topix: Gary Allan, Country, Topeka, KS, Clay Walker, Mayetta, KS, Make, MuuMuu, Video Games

VentureBeat

So many dudes: 93% of Wii U eShop customers are men

A recent report revealed that adult women outnumber teenage boys when it comes to gaming - but that doesn't tell the whole story.

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Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, The, Deep Silver, WII

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