Remember when I said that Skylanders Giants figures were really expensive? You’re in luck! You can get Giant Skylander Swarm for only $2.99 and the first Battle Pack, which includes Series 2 Chop Chop, Shroomboom, and the Dragonfire Cannon, for only $9.99. Together, that’s nearly a $30 savings. Also, free shipping if you’ve got Amazon Prime or fill your basket with other Skylanders goodies.

The 3DS-exclusive bridge title between Castlevania: Lords of Shadow and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 is due out March 5th. Taking place 26 years after the first game in MercurySteam‘s reboot, you’ll be able to guide four different characters through Dracula’s castle, formerly Gabriel Belmont. The trailer behind the cut gives a glimpse into some of the story for Simon Belmont, who will be playable later in the title as [...]

Let me apologize up front for the brevity of this week’s eShop update. I had some needles shoved into my back today and the less I sit at my desk, the better. Let’s get on with the info so I can get on with laying on the couch crying in pain like the little girl I am. Wii U eShop update for 2/21 F-Zero (SNES Virtual Console) – $0.30 – [...]

Zelda fans have something to be happy about today as Nintendo have confirmed that the Capcom developed Zelda: Oracle of Seasons and Oracle of Ages titles, will be headed to the Japanese eShop next week. Price-wise, the games are tipped to cost 600 yen each (about £4.20/$5.50), but to lighten the sting for folks planning to buy both of the Game Boy Color classic RPG‘s (they are interconnected after all), there will [...]

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The sale ends tomorrow night, but right now Newegg is offering the original flavor 3DS for $139.99 in black, purple or red. You’ll need to enter code EMCYTZT2938 at checkout and it’s not good on the Aqua or the Pink. Hop on over to Newegg to check it out and save $30.

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Episode 2 is here! You know, for all of the reader that checked out the first episode… And look! We have a fancy banner thanks to Randall Drew of Rkdia Comics! He did this week’s video image as well. Episode 2: On Location with Youth Large sees the crew recording on location at The Video Game Store in downtown Wilkes Barre, PA. Small (Tim) was working, so why not, right? [...]

During their Nintendo Direct showcase, Nintendo debuted a brand new trailer for their upcoming rhythm beat fantasy title Harmo Knight. Endowed with charm, character and an almost overwhelming amount of whimsy, this latest trailer shows that Harmo Knight could be just the ticket for folks looking for a light-hearted rhythm based romp for their 3DS handheld. We’ve got the new trailer for you after the jump.

Another little gem to come out of today’s Nintendo Direct broadcast was the announcement of a new entry in the Mario & Luigi group of RPG games by Nintendo. Built for Nintendo 3DS and living up to its title; the game has players rummaging around in green-slacked one’s dreams, solving puzzles and defeating enemies. The game is currently due for release sometime this summer and in the meantime, we’ve got [...]

Well this is certainly a pleasant surprise. During their Nintendo Direct briefing, Nintendo announced Donkey Kong Returns 3D for the Nintendo 3DS; a plush 3D re imagining of the Retro Studios developed Donkey Kong Country Returns title which was released on the Wii a couple of years back. At the moment a release date of ‘Summer 2013′ is all that is known, however, 3DS owners will be able to get a cheeky early look [...]

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Guess what folks?  Its Nintendo Direct time! Or, at least, it will be tomorrow. Nintendo of America is currently down to host a 3DS and Wii U game focused Nintendo Direct broadcast tomorrow on February 14th at 6AM Pacific/9AM Eastern time.  As usual, you can catch the thing all live and stuff on the official Nintendo site. At the same time at 2PM UK time, Nintendo of Europe will be [...]