We may be just a week away from the official release of the Nintendo 3DS, but if you can’t wait to see what all the hub-bub is about for yourself, Nintendo has you covered. Behold the Nintendo 3DS kiosk locator, which helps you locate your closest Nintendo 3DS kiosk and give the system itself a try with your own hands and, of course, eyes.
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Fans of Sega’s long-dormant Dreamcast darlings “Shenmue” and “Shenmue II” may have scored a lucky hit at this year’s Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco.
“NightSky” is a new game from independent game studio Nicalis, best known for their work on the WiiWare version of “Cave Story.”
Those familiar with their version of Pixel’s masterpiece likely won’t find much familiarity in the world of “NightSky,” a puzzle-platform hybrid that demands mastery of the physics of a rolling ball.
Horror site Bloody Disgusting reports that unofficial pilot film “Mortal Kombat Rebirth” has been picked up by Warner Bros. to be turned into a 10-episode web series. Hit the jump to see the original film.
The line between homage and plagiarism can be a tricky one indeed. Major gaming company Capcom discovered this in what can now only be described as the debacle surrounding their release of “MaXplosion,” which is available on the App Store for Apple’s major mobile devices.
As Ben so aptly stated in our review of the title, “Donkey Kong Country Returns” is a worthy revival of the Donkey Kong Country series that was a staple of so many households in the 90s. However, for many gamers this reunion was made somewhat awkward by Nintendo’s baffling decision to incorporate motion-initiated shake controls, which often made simple actions more complicated than would be ideal for the precise execution and timing demanded of the game.
The solution for gamers? Take matters into their own hands.