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  1. Mario Kart 8's DLC is Coming in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | IGN

    ... scan the appropriate amiibo to the game. Nintendo also announced the release schedule for Nintendo 64 and DS games on Wii U, that Splatoon will receive a dedicated amiibo line, that Mario Maker is coming in September, and that Lucas would rejoin the ...

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  2. Mario Kart 8 gets a new DLC pack and a speed boost at 200ccRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SlashGear.com

    Mario Kart has gone through innumerable incarnations, and Nintendo Wii U's Mario Kart 8 is about to get even more fun. Nintendo is adding a slew of new features in its latest paid DLC Pack 2, including new race tracks, new bikes, and more.

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  3. A peppy, neon look at 'Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem' for Wii URead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Engadget

    "Thank you for waiting, everyone." That's how Nintendo capped the new trailer today for Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem , a Wii U game it's developing with Japanese publisher Atlus, announced back in January 2013.

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  4. 'Fatal Frame' and its photo-based horror hits Wii U this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Engadget

    It isn't a Pokemon Snap sequel, but Nintendo just announced a new Fatal Frame for the Wii U . The camera-based survival horror title hits sometime this year, and, well, that's about all we know for now.

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  5. Old-school N64 and DS games hit Nintendo Virtual Console for Wii URead the original story

    2 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    Nostalgia overload! Nintendo is adding N64 and Nintendo DS games to its Virtual Console for the Wii U . Now you can play Super Mario 64 without having to dig a dusty N64 console out of the closet, you can play it right on your Wii U! The Wii U Virtual Console service lets you play a range of games from other consoles, especially consoles that have been long gone.

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  6. Nintendo Direct showcases new 'Fire Emblem,' 'Splatoon'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... Nintendo Direct , a semi-regular promotional vehicle in which company executives detail upcoming games for the its Wii U and 3DS platforms. Among the games showcased were Nintendo's wacky squid-like shooter for the Wii U, "Splatoon"; Wii U creation ...

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  7. N64 and NDS Games Coming To Wii U Virtual Console ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WorthPlaying

    Wii U will revolutionize how people connect with games, each other and entertainment through the system's unique and integrated second-screen controller. While playing Nintendo DS games, the TV and GamePad combination will provide various options for dual-screen layouts, while all Nintendo 64 games that supported the Rumble Pack will continue rumbling away on Wii U controllers.

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  8. Watch today's Nintendo Direct right hereRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Engadget

    Did you know there's a Nintendo Direct today that's all about its upcoming Wii U and 3DS games ? Well, if not, now you do! Even better, you can watch it right here by clicking on the video above. The stream starts at 6 pm Eastern / 3 pm Pacific, so check back then for what's sure to be an enlightening chunk of time -- maybe, just maybe, we'll get a solid date for that new Legend of Zelda .

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  9. Yoshi's Woolly World release date confirmed for June 26Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Nintendo has confirmed the Yoshi's Woolly World release date will occur on June 26. During tonight's Nintendo Direct event, Nintendo revealed that you'll finally be able to play with the knitted Yoshi in this Wii U exclusive title in June. Although we have to wait until June to play the game, at least we now have an exact release date for the yarn adventure.

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  10. Mario Maker coming September for Super Mario Bros 30th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TrustedReviews

    Nintendo has revealed a loose release date window for Mario Maker , with the Wii U title landing sometime in September. Mario Maker will arrive sometime in September, Nintendo has announced, just in time for the 30th Anniversary of Super Mario Bros.

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  11. 'Amiibo Greatest Bits' offers the best of Nintendo's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    You know that Amiibo collection of yours? It's about to get a bit more useful. Nintendo's just announced Amiibo Greatest Bits , a series of bite-sized chunks from the company's gaming history that're unlocked via tapping your collectible figures to the Wii U gamepad.

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  12. 'Xenoblade Chronicles 3D' starts its new 3DS chapter on April 10thRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    ... te during today's Nintendo Direct live stream. Also in the Xenoblade series, Xenoblade Chronicles X is due out for the Wii U in 2015.

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  13. 'Mario Kart 8' adds 'Animal Crossing' DLC earlier than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Engadget

    The next round of downloadable content for Mario Kart 8 , a pack featuring tracks and items from the Animal Crossing series, will hit the Wii U on April 23rd, Nintendo announced today. The DLC pack was originally scheduled to launch in May. Hooray ! Also heading to Mario Kart 8 on April 23rd is a free update that adds a 200cc speed class, meaning players who have mastered the existing races get a brand new challenge.

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  14. Mario Maker delayed, will drop for Wii U in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | SlashGear.com

    During the Nintendo Direct broadcast today, Nintendo announced its Mario Maker software has been delayed, and will be coming in September of this year. With the software, gamers are able to create their own Mario levels by placing bricks and other items into the game -- making for all the fun of Mario alongside completely new and customized levels.

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  15. Today's Nintendo Direct unveils Smash DLC, N64/DS Wii U VC releases, and moreRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Gaming Age

    ... rest of 2015, and even a bit of 2016. Things kicked off with the highly-anticipated MewTwo Super Smash Bros. DLC for Wii U and 3DS, which will release on April 28th. Pricing will be set at $3.99 for the 3DS and Wii U, or $4.99 for both. Another ...

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  16. Nintendo Direct News RoundupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | RPGamer

    The latest Nintendo Direct presentation took place this evening on April 1, or early morning on April 2 depending on region, with the company highlighting some of its upcoming Wii U and 3DS titles. As per usual, we have a summary of the RPG-related information and the relevant videos for both North America and Europe.

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  17. Super Smash Bros. 3DS Gets Mewtwo DLC Price And Release DateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

    Nintendo has finally announced the details for Mewtwo, which is the first downloadable character for Smash Bros Wii U , 3DS. The company has teased the character in October 2014 and since then many were waiting for its release.

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  18. Lucas And Mewtwo Coming To Super Smash Bros.Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Press The Buttons

    titles for Wii U and 3DS, but today Nintendo confirmed that by revealing that while Mewtwo is due out for release on April 28, Mother 3 's own Lucas is returning from Super Smash Bros. Brawl in June. Moreover, amiibo figurines for both characters are ...

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  19. Let's Try To Get Goku In Smash Bros., GuysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... . They write: Do you want your favorite video-game character to join the battle in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U? Well, here's your chance. If you post a video-game character's name, we'll consider turning that character into a Smash ...

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  20. Nintendo is adding classic N64 and DS games to its Wii U virtual consoleRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    As part of Nintendo's regular Nintendo Direct announcements, the company has revealed it will add Nintendo 64 and Nintendo DS games to the Wii U virtual console service. The virtual console is section within the Wii Shop Channel and Nintendo eShop online that allow you to purchase and download games and other software for the Wii, Wii U, and Nintendo 3DS consoles.

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