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Here’s how Amiibos will work in Nintendo games

Yesterday we learned of some released-too-early information about Mario Kart 8, that along with its upcoming Zelda based DLC pack, it would also have the ability to give your Mii character a new costume, with the use of Nintendo’s take on Skylander’s like figurines, known as Amiibos. Nintendo’s release jumped …

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Nintendo teases new Mario Kart 8 vehicle

If like many fans of Nintendo’s recently(ish) released kart racer, Mario Kart 8, you’re excited for the upcoming DLC offerings that are bringing extra characters, tracks and vehicles to the game, then get your bib ready as Nintendo has decided to whet your appetite with a screengrab of one of …

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Mario Kart 8 getting much more thematic DLC

There were some that weren’t particularly pleased with Nintendo’s recent announcement of the Mercedes Benz DLC for Mario Kart 8, adding several classic cars from the company’s history to the roster of available “karts” in the game. However it seems likely that fans will much prefer the next batch of …

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Nintendo doesn’t want Twitch streaming on the Wii U

Nintendo has had a pretty good E3 this year, it’s starting to turn things with the Wii U around and people are finally interested in the console. However, with all of the buzz around Mario Kart 8 and the upcoming Super Smash Bros game, people have been wondering if Nintendo …

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Obvious Nintendo Wii U advert is obvious

One of the biggest complaints any Nintendo fan will have of the Wii U marketing strategy, is that most of it’s target audience (Wii owners) don’t realise it’s a new console. This isn’t too surprising considering what the Wii U is called and what it looks like, but most importantly, …

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