Snow app getting Pikachu, Mimikkyu stickers

The photo and video app SNOW is going to get some special stickers on Oct. 25th. Users will be able to get both Pikachu and Mimikkyu stickers for their pictures and videos, but the Pokemon will only be available for a limited time.

Kirby and warp star plushes heading to Japan

- coming from SK Japan
- sold together
- due out in December
- zipper on reverse side for storage
- $30

RUMOR - Switch will not be the successor to 3DS, replacement coming much later

I am keeping this marked rumor because we don't have an official translation of the information. With that said, I'm quite surprised to see that Nintendo plans to release a dedicated portable system that will succeed the 3DS. With Switch being a console/portable hybrid, I figured it would take the place of both hardware lines.

Pokemon news - Keldeo distribution ending on Monday

- ending for those in North America, Europe or Australia this Monday
- Keldo event currently available on Pokémon X, Y, Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire
- gives you the Mythical Pokémon Keldeo, which can't be found in the wild

Shantae & the Pirate's Curse retail edition now available in Europe

London, UK – October 21, 2016 – Videogame publisher Rising Star Games today announced that the physical edition of the much-loved platform adventure game Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse for Nintendo 3DS ™ family systems, launches today in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Middle East, featuring content not available in any previously released version.

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse on Nintendo 3DS ™ enjoys outstanding review scores from media across the globe and is a well-established fan-favorite. The game currently boasts a Metacritic score of 82*.

NintendoLife awards the game a ‘9 out of 10’ score in its review, declaring it “excellent” and “an exceptionally well-crafted game that should not be ignored.” Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is hailed as “exemplary… fun, varied and challenging” in HardcoreGamer’s ‘4.5 out of 5’ review, which goes on to state that “the music, animation and artwork in this game are all top-of-the-line.”

Leading global entertainment portal IGN heaps praise upon the game’s “funny, gorgeous world” and its “visual splendor… sharp wit and bold style,” with a ‘8.5 out of 10’ review. NintendoWorldReport states that Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is “a must-play game… this is something special,” and scores the game ‘9 out of 10’.

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is Shantae’s third and biggest adventure to date. The hair-whipping belly dancing genie must team up with her arch-nemesis, the nefarious Risky Boots, in order to save Sequin Land from an evil curse. By becoming a pirate, Shantae gains new weapons she can use to solve fiendish puzzles and battle fierce bosses. In a game already packed with thrilling content the physical boxed retail release also includes “Super Shantae Nab!!”, a new arcade-style game exclusive to this release.

Developed by WayForward and published by Rising Star Games, the physical boxed edition of Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse for Nintendo 3DS ™ family systems is priced €29.99/£29.99 and is available from participating retailers in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Middle East. The game is also available at participating retailers across the USA, South America and Canada.

The Psycho Pigs are back in addictive bombing action

The Psycho Pigs are back ~ exploding onto the US and EU 3ds eShop stores!
20 years since their last battle the 'Psycho Pigs' are blowing back on to the scene, exclusively on Nintendo 3ds.

Pick up bombs and powerups to blast your opponents away in frantic arena based action.

With more modes than ever, local and online play as well as a myriad of collectibles and customisations - lets all get ready to go ham!

Genre : Multiplayer bombing action
Platform : Nintendo 3ds eShop (download only)
SRP: $7.99

This remake of the classic 1987 Jaleco game is brought to you by Clarice Games and developed by Mechanic Arms.

Nintendo Badge Arcade - North American update for Oct. 21st, 2016

- 1 new set of Pokémon badges

Thanks to AlienboyVA for the heads up!