For 500 Coins, Club Nintendo members can get an Animal Crossing-themed pouch for the 3DS XL. Of course, that isn’t to say it also couldn’t be used to hold a 3DS, DSi or DS.
The pouches measure 8.25 x 5 inches, feature little icons from the series and come in two colors: Pink and Light Blue.StevenNo comments
To push the success of indie titles on the 3DS and Wii U, Nintendo has opened up a new subpage on their eShop website devoted entirely to indie games.
The site has links to hits like Steamworld Dig, Gunman Clive and Attack of the Friday Monsters along with information on how to download this content for new 3DS and Wii U users.StevenNo comments
The latest batch of Club Nintendo game downloads went up today.
So, until April 6, you can spend your Club Nintendo Coins on the following games:
- Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters – 3DS, 150 Coins
- Number Battle - 3DS, 200 Coins
- Yoshi - Wii U, 200 Coins
- Bonsai Barber - Wii/Wii U, 250 Coins
Pokémon X and Y‘s central metropolis, Lumiose City, will be a new stage in the 3DS version of the next Super Smash Bros.
Project director Masahiro Sakurai posted a screenshot of the stage on Miiverse today along with the description: “Pic of the day. The Prism Tower rises above Lumiose City. Up until a few seconds ago, the fighters were brawling on top of that tower. No, really.”
Source: MiiverseStevenNo comments
The initial group of companies attending this year’s gamescom in Germany have been announced and Nintendo is confirmed to return for this year’s trade show.
The company has appeared at the three of the last four gamescom shows, taking a break in 2012.
This year’s gamescom will take place from August 13 to 17. Tickets for the event will go on sale sometime this spring.
Source: CVGStevenNo comments
From 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. PST today, online play and rankings for Pokémon X and Y will be temporarily unavailable due to server maintenance.
Later in the week, the Wii Shopping Channel, DSi Shop and Wii U/3DS eShops will also go down for maintenance. They’ll be down from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. PST on March 13.
Source: Nintendo.comStevenNo comments
Amazon is knocking $10 off Mario Golf: World Tour for the 3DS well before launch.
The game’s release is listed as December 31 on the retailer’s page, but it most likely a placeholder that hasn’t been updated. Nintendo announced Mario Golf: World Tour will come out on May 2 in North America.StevenNo comments