Last night, Nintendo revealed the release date of the final batch of Mii Fighter costumes, as well as the release date of the final DLC characters and stage for Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS. This will be bringing and end to the Smash Bros. DLC and Mii Fighter costumes. Keep reading on for more information about what's to come!
Nintendo has confirmed that Ancho-V Games, the last in a series of free DLC maps released in Splatoon, is entering the rotation tonight at 6 P.M. PST (9 P.M. EST). The newest stage features an office theme complete with desks and fans that allow players to manually raise platforms. The total number of maps available in Splatoon is now 16 after the inclusion of Ancho-V Games. It'll be rather sad to see the DLC stream come to a stop, but Splatoon now stands as a content packed and refined gem, a claim that would have been a stretch at release.
2015 has been an interesting year for Nintendo gamers. Both the 3DS and Wii U saw less games than expected with the delays of titles like StarFox Zero and the new Legend of Zelda for Wii U. However, with games like Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, Splatoon, and Xenoblade Chronicles X along with countless excellent eShop titles this year, we've gotten more than enough to keep us busy. This year we gathered a panel of seven staff members that voted on their favorite games across seven categories. Without further ado, the presentation of these accolades.
Totem Topple is a vertical tower defense game centered around building a totem poll and protecting it from an endless stream of evil and rotating enemies. The entire game was built in less than 24 hours during the King game jam in January. Since the initial build of the game, it has been polished and was recently released on Wii U.
In a special Super Smash Brothers Nintendo Direct today, the last of the Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS DLC was revealed. The two new fighters that will join Cloud in the future are Corrin from the upcoming Fire Emblem Fates and the titular character Bayonetta. Cloud and his accompanying stage Midgar is currently available for purchase (along with the 1.1.3 update): priced at $5.99 for one version and $6.99 for both.
The two final fighters, Corrin and Bayonetta will be tentatively released February 2016. A variety of Mii Fighter costumes will also be released in the near future, including costumes for Geno, Knuckles, and Tails. Keep reading for a full press release and a video of the entire presentation, it's worth a watch.
During the last Nintendo Direct Presentation, it was announced that Cloud would join the Smash 4 roster and that there would be one final dedicated video presentation for the game. Nintendo of America revealed that the presentation will be streamed on December 15. It's likely that the last of the DLC content as well as any selected fighters from the ballot that ended in October will be revealed during this presentation. It's sure to be an exciting reveal as characters like King K. Rool, Inkling, and Shovel Knight fight for a spot on the roster. Make sure to tune in on Tuesday to catch the entire presentation or check back here afterwards and we'll catch you up!
For years, many have wanted Minecraft to arrive on Nintendo platforms, and today, that wish was granted. Many people like myself have wanted Minecraft, and now it is officially headed to Wii U next week! The popular building block game already on most platforms such as PS4, Xbox One, PC, smart phones, and many other consoles will now be on a Nintendo platform for the first time. Keep reading after the break for more information on Minecraft: Wii U Edition!
Earlier tonight, Yacht Club Games, the creators of Shovel Knight, revealed upcoming plans of the new Shovel Knight amiibo. The Shovel Knight amiibo, originally first shown at Nintendo's Nindies @ Night event back in August, will be compatible with Shovel Knight on Wii U and 3DS. Using the amiibo, you can customize a Custom Knight, and even unlock Co-Op mode on the Wii U version. The amiibo has been revealed to be releasing in the US on January 8, 2016 for price of $12.99. For the full update and more information on the amiibo, you can check it out right here. Will you be buying a Shovel Knight amiibo? You can also check out the new Shovel Knight amiibo preview video after the break.
Terraria, a popular 2D Minecraft-like game, is finally headed to Nintendo! The game, developed by Re-Logic has been confirmed today by 505 Games, the distributor of the game, on Twitter. Terraria first released in 2011, and is now finally going to be on a Nintendo platform. 505 Games also confirmed that the Wii U version of the game is still on the way, hopefully to come some time soon. Are you excited for Terraria? You can check out the new trailer for the 3DS version of the game after the break.
One of the most anticipated Wii U games is almost here, FAST Racing Neo! FAST Racing Neo is Shin'en Multimedia's attempt at an F-Zero game, which has made many fans excited for this game. Shin'en Multimedia announced on Twitter that the game will be releasing next Thursday, December 10. There has not been a new F-Zero game since 2003's F-Zero: GP Legend, and Nintendo has not announced anything on a new F-Zero game in the future. FAST Racing Neo will be available on the Wii U eShop next Thursday for a price of $14.99. Will you be buying FAST Racing Neo when it releases?
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