BIT.TRIP Presents... Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien on sale for half-price

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Runner2 is a rhythm-music, auto-running platformer. Players will run through fantastic environments, using brand new moves, to amazing new soundtracks as they run, jump, slide, kick, and soar toward the goal of tracking down the Nefarious Timbletot who has un-fused CommanderVideo's reality. Runner2 features 5 exciting worlds, 125 tantalizing levels and 5 death defying BOSS battles! Play as 8 different characters and find secret areas to unlock new and zany costumes!

Runner2's Good Friends Character Pack DLC introduces 6 new characters! Featuring the likes of Josef (Machinarium), Spelunky Guy (Spelunky), Raz (Psychonauts), Dr. Fetus (Super Meat Boy), Quote (Cave Story), and Invisible Commander Video (duh), it’s perhaps the first-ever piece of DLC that’s capable of ending every war in the world and inspiring people everywhere to hold hands and whistle some sweet tuneage. Download the DLC from the Nintendo eShop on Wii U now.

NCSX import - Sonic the Hedgehog 'Guitar Sonic' Notebook-Style smartphone case

COSPA marshals Sonic the Hedgehog as the design motif for their upcoming iPhone6 (and compatible size) smartphone holder.

Grab yours here

7th Dragon Ⅲ code: VFD getting budget re-release in Japan

SEGA will be re-releasing 7th Dragon Ⅲ code: VFD in a 'Best Edition' version, which just means the price has been dropped. The re-release is due out Nov. 22nd and will cost ¥3,229.

SPINNS releasing new Pokemon-theme apparel this Friday

With the Fall weather already rolling in, it might be time to pick up some warmer clothes. Maybe a Pikachu sweatshirt will do the trick! That's just one item in SPINNS' new Pokemon lineup, set to launch this Friday. You can check out an info page here. We'll keep you up-to-date on import retailers stocking these goodies.

Japan getting mini Splatoon squid puzzles

Splatoon KumuKumu Puzzle: Mini Squid

- available in six colors (Orange, Blue, Lime Green, Purple, Turquoise and Pink or as a Set of 6 Pieces)
- come with ten pieces
- approximately 60mm when complete
- $7.99 each
- ships on Nov. 30th

Monster Hunter X 'Dinobarudo' mix-and-match toys hitting Japan

A new set of Monster Hunter X toys are hitting Japan. These skeletal frames look the way they do for a reason. You are actually able to mix and match parts between toys, which results in monstosities like this!

Check out more here

Pokedrone no longer making it to market

Coming from a TRNDlabs email...

The Pokédrone won’t make it to the market due to technical and legal difficulties that TRNDlabs was faced to

The drone will still exist, but now it's being aimed at people that want to take unique perspective selfies.

Amazon - The Art of Fire Emblem: Awakening sees release date change

Looks like we have a new release date for The Art of Fire Emblem: Awakening. The book was originally due out in August, but obviously that date came and went. Now Amazon shows the book with an Oct. 18th release date. No official confirmation on that date just yet, but we're guessing Amazon is getting it from somewhere legitimate.