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Review: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

A new Super Smash Bros. game is upon us and it’s a battle of mixed characters and mixed quality.

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Yoshi’s New Island coming to Europe on March 14th, will feature Nintendo Network?

Fans that are eagerly awaiting the release of Yoshi’s New Island, the third instalment in the Yoshi’s Island series, will be happy to hear that the European release date was revealed today by Nintendo.

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Rosalina controls a Luma in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS

Masahiro Sakurai mentions how the newly-announced character plays in a post on Nintendo’s Miiverse.

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This is how much Satoru Shibata loves 3DS

Seriously, he loves it.

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BD Roundtable: Game of the Year

Seven of our fine editors pick out the games they feel is worthy to win their award as Game of the Year. After a great year of videogames with hundreds of good games to pick from, only one may stand for reach writer. Which will it be?

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Nintendo and 2014: How Yesterday’s Direct Shows Us Nintendo’s Plan For The WiiU

There was a Nintendo Direct yesterday! Maybe you missed it. That’s ok, we have all the coverage right here on Boss Dungeon, or you can watch the whole thing here. Yestrday’s Direct was interesting for a few reasons – partly because of its actual content, but also the implication for the future. And I reckon

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New Mario Kart 8 trailer shows babies and sky-gliding

I’ve been rewatching this Mario Kart 8 trailer, trying to figure out what to write about it, and I’m not sure what I want to say. It just looks like another Mario Kart game. Now, that’s not really a bad thing since Mario Kart games are generally pretty damn good, but there’s just something missing

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Takashi Tezuka returns for Yoshi’s New Island on Nintendo 3DS

The director of the original Yoshi’s Island, Takashi Tezuka, was revealed to be returning to the series today during the Nintendo Direct, overseeing the development of Yoshi’s New Island for the Nintendo 3DS. The latest trailer can be seen above and Nintendo is currently aiming at a spring release. With this and the DLC for

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Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright launching on March 28th in Europe

Today at the Nintendo Direct the president of Nintendo of Europe, Satoru Shibata, dressed up as our famous Professor Layton to announce the release date for the upcoming Professor Layton vs Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. The game will be launching for Nintendo 3DS on March 28th in Europe.

Sonic Lost World Getting Special Nintendo-Inspired DLC

WE’RE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS, PEOPLE. Yoshi’s Island inspired DLC for Sonic Lost World was just announced in today’s Nintendo Direct. Yes, really. It has elements from each game, all in one zone – including egg collecting. And it’s free! I have no idea what is going on.  

Hyrule Warriors announced for Wii U

During today’s Nintendo Direct, the company announced that Tecmo Koei will be producing Hyrule Warriors, an upcoming Dynasty Warriors-style Zelda game for Wii U, due out in 2014. Not much is known just yet, barring the fact that it looks like a pretty standard Warriors title with Zelda dressings, which is an admittedly very appealing

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Nintendo Holding First “StreetPass Weekend”

  One of the 3DS’s most unique and interesting features is StreetPass, which connects you to random gamers you come across in your day to day comings and goings. For the first time ever Nintendo is upping the ante by holding a National StreetPass Weekend this Friday and Saturday, December 14 and 15th. You can

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Nintendo Posts a Picture on Miiverse of Contra III Running on a 3DS

The Miiverse launch for 3DS brought with it an interesting piece of imagery. Venturing into the Wii U Virtual Console section and highlighting Contra III: The Alien Wars displays the sight above – Contra III running on a 3DS XL. While it is obviously a mock-up image and not a real photo, it raises the question

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3DS System Transfer Limit Removed, along with other annoyance

As version 7.0.0-13 rolls out, Nintendo take their time to fix problematic designs of the past. The most important one by far is the removed limitations on the System Transfer tool, the application used to transfer all the owned game licenses from one system onto another. Originally this process could only be performed a total

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Miiverse Update for 3DS Out Now

Rejoice, my brethren, for on this cold Winter’s morn, our good lord Iwata did give to us a 3DS system update. And lo! That divine system update did contain Miiverse functionality, allowing the followers of Nintendo to post screenshots and drawings of their games. All a believer has to do to obtain this holiest of

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