After several decades, you’d think the Mario franchise would be growing stale. Having started as a few colored pixels in 1981’s Donkey Kong, Mario now leaps through fully-realized 3D worlds presented in HD. Yet somehow Nintendo has managed to squeeze the same timeless charm that entranced children of the 80s into today’s much more technically-advanced games. Join Gizmag, as we review the plumber’s latest adventure on the Wii U, Super Mario 3D World.
As for why I’m so late tonight? Three-hour WWE Monday Night Raw. Thankfully, the last one for a while, though The Score waiting to run it an hour and fifteen minutes after it begins in the States doesn’t help. Not to mention how that excludes us from the voting, but let’s face it: “Power to the People” was a complete sham, as evident by an even greater lack of Zack (Ryder) than usual.
As for the other elephant in the room, Capcom has finally given an official response as to why save data cannot be deleted in Resident Evil: The Mercenaries 3D. The simple gist is that they were trying to design it around an arcade-style sensibility.
Nintendo has also put out a reminder in the Κατασκευή ιστοσελίδας με WordPress that the Nintendo Video service is coming soon. The service will deliver 2D and 3D videos in music, comedy, animation and from Hollywood.
Good news, everyone! Nintendo of America has been issued the trademark for The Last Story, which they filed for at the beginning of last year. Could this be what has taken so long, and led to their “no plans” comment?
According to Nintendo, more than 830,000 people have purchased the 3DS since it launched in the U.S. on March 27. The Nintendo 3DS allows 3D visuals sans special glasses, although it does give some folks headaches. It’s also not recommended for use for children below a certain age.
Being an avid retro gamer and collector all I can say is YES! If this is indeed a true rumor, I will be getting a brand new copy for my collection. Of course since there is no chance that they would bring this to English speaking countries, we would have to wait for a translated ROM to actually play and understand it, but either way this could be huge news!