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9 hrs ago | Digital Trends

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U drops 130 screenshots - you read that right

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U won't be out until Q3 2014 for 3DS and Q4 2014 for the Wii U, but Nintendo wants you to know what you can expect.


Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games, 3DS, Wii U, Metroid, Team Ninja, The, Deep Silver, WII

18 hrs ago | Computer And Video Games

Retro Vault: Super Mario Land, X-Men, Chuck Rock

Retro Vault is our regular weekly feature in which we dive into gaming's past and share five classic nuggets of retro nostalgia.


Related Topix: Super Mario

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Mobile App Development: 5 Worst Security Dangers

Address these areas when building apps -- or brace yourself for a PR and liability nightmare should an attacker find and exploit a flaw.


Related Topix: Privacy, Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds


NEWBuying games is more fun than playing them a " Reader's Feature

A reader explains how turned from a games player to a games buyer, and why he doesn't feel bad that he'll never have time for them all.


Related Topix: Dragon Quest, Square Enix, Video Games, Next Level Games, Luigi's Mansion, Pilotwings Resort, 3DS, Xseed Games, Solatorobo, Atlus U.S.A., Inc., CyberConnect2, Radiant Historia, Atlus Co.

Cinema Blend News

Super Mario Bros Is On Xbox One Thanks To Project Spark

If you've been longing for a good platformer on the Xbox One, you probably thought it would come in the form of a multi-platform title from a company who actually cares about such a genre.


Related Topix: The, Project Spark, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Deep Silver, Kinect, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Super Mario


Pokemon Fans In Japan Will Get Two Characters For Watching The Movie

We know that Pokemon is a pretty big deal in Japan. Not only do they have Pokemon-themed airplanes, they also have Pokemon Centers, and recently it was revealed that by attending a Japanese football match, attendees had the chance of winning themselves a limited edition Pokemon-themed 3DS XL .


Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games, Pokemon X, Game Freak, Gadgets

The Evening Sun

DVD Patrol Teamup: Favorite Marvel characters

They say it's always fun getting the band back together. My team came back to let us in on some absolute favorite Marvel heroes and with all the timing of some Super Hero movies coming out, it seemed like the perfect time.


Related Topix: Sega, Thor, WayForward, Video Games, Batman, Captain America, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Super Mario, WII, _No Company, Joymax, Icarus


Opinion: Oh no! Sandshrew is missing

Editor's note: John D. Sutter is a columnist for CNN Opinion and creator of CNN's Change the List project.


Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games, Opinion

On Social Marketing and Social Change

All Hail the Virtual Boy

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.


Related Topix: Tomodachi Collection, Video Games, 3DS, DS, Nintendo Gameboy

Business Wire

Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems.


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

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Star Online

Playtime at the gym: Make exercise a fun activity for the kids

Courtney Grady understands the allure of video games. "I grew up on Nintendo," she said.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Make, MuuMuu, Video Games


European Nintendo eShop Update for April 17th: Mario Golf: World Tour demo

This week's Nintendo eShop update doesn't feature too many major new releases but the steady supply of Virtual Console titles continues with two new GBA classics for Wii U and Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse for 3DS.


Related Topix: Golf?, _No Company, Chronic Logic, Video Games, Camelot Software Planning, Mario Golf: World Tour, Nintendo Gameboy, Wii U, Etrian Odyssey, Atlus Co., 3DS

Computer And Video Games

US Nintendo eShop update: Super Mario Bros. 3, Golden Sun

Nintendo brings seminal platformer Super Mario Bros. 3 to Wii U and 3DS virtual console this week, along with a host of other classic titles headed to the US eShop.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, UFO Interactive, Arcade, 3DS, Nintendo Gameboy, Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, ZombiU

Cinema Blend News

PS4 Sells 7 Million Units Globally

Good goodness, we've been reading off the VG Chartz charts for a while, letting people know but it's now time to actually use the figures literally, as Sony has confirmed what many of us have known for a while: The PlayStation 4 has breached the 7 million mark for its install base as of April 6th of this year, putting it ahead of the Wii U by a ... (more)


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, Wii U, They, _No Company, X360, Microsoft Xbox


Nintendo Sued For Alleged Patent Infringement Over Wii U's Dual Screen Capabilities

One of the Nintendo Wii U 's unique selling points is the fact that it is essentially like a much bigger 3DS system in the sense that the GamePad on the Wii U can act as a secondary display in which gamers can interact with.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, WII, Gamepads, Gadgets

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Man to plead guilty in Disney insider info case

A veteran business traveler shares eight secrets he's learned over the years--from buying a Tom Bihn bag to carrying a spare battery.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, Microsoft, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Computer And Video Games

Amazing Spider-Man 2 reportedly delayed on Xbox One

Gamers Honest Truth claims to have received word from sources close to Activision that the Xbox One edition has been pushed back.


Related Topix: Spider-Man, Activision, Beenox, The Amazing Spider-Man, X360, Wii U

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Digits Show: Can Rovio Be the 21st Century's Disney?

With two billion downloads since launching in 2009, Angry Birds mobile games are already the most distributed piece of game content in the world.


Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds

International Business Times

Pokemon X And Y Secret Attacks Revealed: Hold Hands, Thousands Waves And Thousand Arrows

When Pokmon X and Y game was released in October 2013, it undoubtedly has captured gamers' hearts, minds and 3DS worldwide.


Related Topix: Pokemon X, Game Freak, Video Games

Gaming Age

Nintendo showing off some games at WonderCon

If you're planning on attending Comic-Con's WonderCon in Anaheim, CA later this week , Nintendo will have several games available to get some hands-on time with.


Related Topix: Mario Kart, Video Games, Anaheim, CA, Mario Kart 8, Wii U, Camelot Software Planning, Mario Golf: World Tour, Yoshi's New Island, Arzest