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'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is being remade for the Nintendo 3DS
'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is being remade for the Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo has announced that its hit N64 game 'The Legend Of Zelda: Majora's Mask' is excitedly being remade for the 3DS handheld. The original ...... 06 Nov 2014
New Nintendo 3DS XL looks like an NES controller
New Nintendo 3DS XL looks like an NES controller
Nintendo has unveiled a new model of the 3DS XL that should excite some retro gamers. The new device is themed after the original NES, with ...... 12 Sep 2014 - 1 comment
Nintendo unveils two updates to 3DS line, the 'new' 3DS and 'new' 3DS LL
Nintendo unveils two updates to 3DS line, the 'new' 3DS and 'new' 3DS LL
As is standard, Nintendo has refreshed its handheld line, introducing two new updates to their 3DS console. The 'new' 3DS and 'new' 3DS LL ...... 30 Aug 2014 - 1 comment
Sony patents Vita with USB, HDMI ports
Sony patents Vita with USB, HDMI ports
Sony has patented an updated Vita handheld. The new portable could include an HDMI and a USB port, which would certainly be upgrades to the console. ...... 13 Feb 2013 - 8 comments
Famitsu: PS Vita most desired console in Japan
Famitsu: PS Vita most desired console in Japan
According to a new survey from Famitsu, the PS VIta is the most desired console for gamers in Japan. 64 percent of all respondents said they ...... 23 Jan 2013 - 6 comments
Sony promises to fix game save upload glitch with PS Vita firmware
Sony promises to fix game save upload glitch with PS Vita firmware
Sony will fix annoying bug. The company has announced today that it will fix a recently identified bug within PS Vita firmware 2.00. As ...... 25 Nov 2012
Sony forced to lower Vita expectations for second time
Sony forced to lower Vita expectations for second time
Earlier this year, when Sony launched its new PlayStation Vita handheld, the company claimed the Vita and its older brother, the PlayStation ...... 04 Nov 2012 - 11 comments
Sony says no Vita price cut this year
Sony says no Vita price cut this year
Although the PS Vita has struggled to keep steady sales, Sony has confirmed there will be no price cut this year for the handheld. Sony Worldwide ...... 17 Aug 2012 - 13 comments
Sony: Third-party devs don't care about Vita
Sony: Third-party devs don't care about Vita
Sony boss Shuhei Yoshida has made interesting comments this week in regards to third-party support of the PS Vita handheld. The exec says ...... 10 Aug 2012 - 22 comments
Nintendo announces 3DS XL
Nintendo announces 3DS XL
During this week's Nintendo Direct Conference, the gaming giant has introduced a larger version of their 3DS handheld. Dubbed the 3DS XL, ...... 22 Jun 2012 - 4 comments
Nintendo already developing next-gen 3DS successor
Nintendo already developing next-gen 3DS successor
For pretty much every generation of their handheld consoles, Nintendo has elongated the life span of the device by creating updated models introducing ...... 14 Jun 2012 - 4 comments
Skype now available for PS Vita
Skype now available for PS Vita
Skype has launched their anticipated Video and Voice app for the handheld console today. The PlayStation Vita will now give gamers a chance ...... 24 Apr 2012 - 2 comments
Analyst: PlayStation Vita price cut should be coming
Analyst: PlayStation Vita price cut should be coming
Although the PlayStation Vita is selling decently well, one analyst believes a price cut is necessary and is coming soon. The console, which ...... 28 Feb 2012 - 7 comments
Analyst: Sony will need to sell a ton of Vita to make a profit
Analyst: Sony will need to sell a ton of Vita to make a profit
Video game industry analyst Jack Plunkett has noted today that Sony will need to sell a ton of PlayStation Vita to make a profit on the handheld. ...... 23 Feb 2012 - 19 comments
Sony confirms 'Call of Duty' game headed to PS Vita
Sony confirms 'Call of Duty' game headed to PS Vita
Sony has confirmed today that this fall's "game changing" Call of Duty game will also be made available on the handheld PlayStation Vita. ...... 20 Feb 2012 - 2 comments
Nintendo 3DS is fastest-selling console in Japanese history
Nintendo 3DS is fastest-selling console in Japanese history
The Nintendo 3DS has reached a milestone in Japan, fastest selling console in the nation's history. In just under a year, the 3DS has reached ...... 20 Feb 2012 - 2 comments
Sony releases 12-minute hands-on video of the PS Vita
Sony releases 12-minute hands-on video of the PS Vita
Sony has posted a 12-minute hands-on video today of the PS Vita, in an effort to boost interest in the handheld console before its launch in ...... 14 Feb 2012 - 8 comments
Sony: No UMD import program for Vita in the U.S.
Sony: No UMD import program for Vita in the U.S.
Sony has confirmed today that it will not be making the UMD import program for the PS Vita available to North American fans of the handheld. ...... 08 Feb 2012 - 19 comments
Sony unveils North American PS Vita launch titles, pricing
Sony unveils North American PS Vita launch titles, pricing
Sony has revealed all of the PS Vita's launch titles for when it hits Canada and the U.S. on February 22nd. The games will cost $10 to $50 ...... 23 Dec 2011 - 7 comments
PS Vita selling strongly in Japan
PS Vita selling strongly in Japan
According to the latest figures from Enterbrain, the PS Vita is selling well in Japan. The highly-anticipated handheld went on sale in the ...... 21 Dec 2011 - 3 comments
Official: Nintendo gives U.S. release date for Circle Pad Pro
Official: Nintendo gives U.S. release date for Circle Pad Pro
After months of speculation, Nintendo has finally given an official U.S. release date for its 3DS Circle Pad Pro peripheral. Starting on ...... 15 Dec 2011 - 2 comments
Nintendo 3DS Circle Pad Pro has 480 hours life per battery
Nintendo 3DS Circle Pad Pro has 480 hours life per battery
Last week, Nintendo announced that its 3DS Circle Pad Pro would require a AAA battery, much to the dismay of gamers. This week however, those ...... 09 Dec 2011 - 3 comments
Nintendo expands its free 3DS Wi-Fi hotspots to airports
Nintendo expands its free 3DS Wi-Fi hotspots to airports
Nintendo has said this week that thanks to a partnership with Boingo, the company is expanding its free Wi-Fi hotspots for 3DS handheld users ...... 09 Dec 2011
Sony's proprietary Vita memory cards are 'more secure'
Sony's proprietary Vita memory cards are 'more secure'
According to Sony Division 2 Software Development Head Muneki Shimada, the company's new proprietary (and expensive) Vita memory cards are more ...... 02 Dec 2011 - 11 comments
Future firmware will allow PS Vita remote play for all PS3 titles
Future firmware will allow PS Vita remote play for all PS3 titles
Eurogamer has reported today that a future firmware update will allow PS Vita remote play for all PS3 titles. While that is the good, the ...... 27 Nov 2011 - 2 comments
Nintendo 3DS on pace to outsell DS's first year
Nintendo 3DS on pace to outsell DS's first year
Nintendo has noted this weekend that the 3DS handheld is on pace to have stronger sales than the original DS had in its first year. The old ...... 14 Nov 2011 - 1 comment
Some PSVita titles will require you to own memory card
Some PSVita titles will require you to own memory card
Kotaku has reported today that some upcoming Vita titles will require gamers to purchase an external memory card. Many Vita titles will let ...... 05 Nov 2011 - 14 comments
Nintendo adds Hulu Plus, 3D video recording to 3DS, Wii
Nintendo adds Hulu Plus, 3D video recording to 3DS, Wii
Nintendo has said today that a new firmware update to the 3DS and Wii will bring a couple of anticipated features. For the 3DS and Wii, Nintendo ...... 21 Oct 2011 - 2 comments
PlayStation Vita has bad battery life, will reach Japan in December
PlayStation Vita has bad battery life, will reach Japan in December
Sony has said today that their highly-anticipated PlayStation Vita handheld will hit Japan on December 17th. For 3G connectivity, Sony has ...... 14 Sep 2011 - 21 comments
Nintendo to release revamped 3DS in 2012
Nintendo to release revamped 3DS in 2012
The latest Nintendo rumor has the company already developing a revised 3DS hardware, one that will launch next year. Featuring a second analog ...... 23 Aug 2011 - 2 comments
The PSP E-1000's specs
The PSP E-1000's specs
Last week, Sony Europe announced the launch of a new PSP, dubbed the E-1000, which will sell for just 99. Additionally, the company said ...... 23 Aug 2011 - 1 comment
PS Vita will indeed have 512MB RAM
PS Vita will indeed have 512MB RAM
Sony has released the final specs for its PlayStation Vita handheld, and it appears that despite the rumors, the console will have 512MB RAM. ...... 18 Aug 2011 - 19 comments
Sony announces new PSP E-1000 for just 99
Sony announces new PSP E-1000 for just 99
Today at their gamescom press conference, Sony Europe has announced the launch of a new PSP, dubbed the E-1000, which will sell for just 99. ...... 16 Aug 2011 - 6 comments
In Japan, PSP outsells 3DS by 8.6-to-1 margin
In Japan, PSP outsells 3DS by 8.6-to-1 margin
For the week ended August 7th. Following Nintendo's decision to slash prices on their 3DS handheld, sales of the device have collapsed (rightfully ...... 14 Aug 2011 - 1 comment
PlayStation Vita goes up for pre-order, in Canada
PlayStation Vita goes up for pre-order, in Canada
Despite Sony's recent announcement that its Vita handheld would not be hitting North America or the EU until 2012, Best Buy Canada has still ...... 07 Aug 2011 - 3 comments
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