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Review: Mighty No.9

[Version reviewed: Xbox One] Running, jumping, shooting, dying; for over a quarter of a century, this style of game has been in the memories of gamers since the first Mega Man game on the NES. Mighty No.

Reviews

Review: Splatoon

When I first heard the announcement of Splatoon, the first thing that came to mind was a kid’s game that was on SMTV many years ago, but in fact, Splatoon is Nintendo’s first third person shooter on the Wii U.

Features

Games @ MCM London – May 2015

This year’s MCM event in London featured several game companies, all showing off their major new and upcoming releases. We didn’t get time to try everything out, but here’s a look at some of the games that stood out during the weekend.

News

Mighty No.9 gets a new trailer and ‘retro’ DLC skin

With the new release date for Mighty No.9 slowly getting closer, Deep Silver have released a new 60fps trailer showing off the different transformations you can use from the bosses you defeat throughout the game.

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Press Release: Project Cars full car list revealed

With just over a week to go until Project Cats finally comes out on consoles and PC, the full list of cars has now been revealed! Containing a wide range of cars both new and old, there should be something to look forward to for all types of racing fans.

Reviews

Review: Mario Party 10

As the first entry of the long-running series on Wii U, Mario Party 10 brings more of the chaotic party game experience but in smaller and more watered down servings than its earlier predecessors. Now in its 10 iteration, Mario Party has been going on for well over a decade, beginning back on the N64.

News

Club Nintendo Europe finally adds downloadable games to the Stars Catalogue

Even when it has one foot in the grave, Club Nintendo still is brining new suprises to its members. Earlier today, made a signficant update to the Stars Catalogue, where members redeem their hard earned stars for various rewards, which have previously been exclusive physical goods like figures or soundtrack CDs.

Podcast

Otaku Nation UK Episode 40 – Happy Holidays!!

(Original post 31st December 2014)   The anime’s we watched were: Encouragement of Climb Season 2 The Fruit of Grisaia We also talk what we want for Christmas, what we’re looking forward to in 2015 and other stuff http://media.blubrry.

Podcast

Otaku Nation UK Episode 39 – Happy Birthday Playstation!

(Original post 21st December 2014)   After a bit of a gap we are back and this time we watched: Orenchi no Furo Jijo Bottom Biting Bug We also talk about Playstation’s 20th Birthday, Black Friday, Maid Cafe, Dragons Crown, Harriett’s growing love for Fables and more! http://media.blubrry.

Podcast

Otaku Nation UK Episode 35 – Spooky Poop!

(Original post 15th November 2014)   This week we watched: Yona of the Dawn When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace We also talk about Final Fantasy Distant Worlds & Video Games Live concerts, Super Smash Bros Wii U tournament plus poop rumours   http://media.blubrry.

News

‘Rare’ Amiibo slowly return to select UK Retailers

So, it’s been a month since Amiibos were unleashed upon the world and some particular characters have been increasingly hard to find for many people. Marth, Wii Fit Trainer, Villager are generally regarded as the hardest to find, with some Amiibos selling for double to triple original price via resellers.

Features, Previews

Preview: Captain Toad : Treasure Tracker

Captain toad, the adventurous little explorer / treasure hunter first appeared back in Mario Galaxy and more recently had his own set of levels in Mario 3D Land and Mario 3D World.

Features, Previews

Preview: Splatoon [Hands-On First Impressions]

As one of the more unexpected announcements from Nintendo at this year’s E3, Splatoon looked to be a unique take on the multiplayer  third person shooter genre by mixing some of Nintendo’s dedication to making games fun in with a spin on standard third person arena shooter mechanics.

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Nintendo’s Hyper Japan 2014 lineup revealed

Later this month, thousands of attendees will flock to the Earl’s Court exhibition centre for HYPER JAPAN 2014. At the exhibition of all things Japan, including anime, manga and games, Nintendo will also be present bringing along a showcase of its latest and greatest titles.

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