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Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Nintendo has listed the amiibo functionality for their upcoming Metroid remake. The official Japanese website for the Nintendo 3DS remake of Metroid: Samus Returns launched recently. The website offers descriptions of what...
Nintendo Announces Themed 3DS, 2017 3DS Lineup and Selects

Nintendo Announces Themed 3DS, 2017 3DS Lineup and Selects

3DS users have another reason to be excited as Nintendo announced the debut of a new Pikachu themed 3DS XL, their 2017 line up and some "Selects" titles. The handheld system will be...
Nintendo Reveals Switch Price and Details

Nintendo Reveals Switch Price and Details

The Nintendo Switch Presentation finally aired and we have a release date for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo’s next generation console will be released worldwide on Mar 3, 2017 with a sale...
Animal Crossing: New Leaf Direct Showcases Welcome Amiibo Features 1

Animal Crossing: New Leaf Direct Showcases Welcome Amiibo Features

Nov 2nd marked another Nintendo Direct from the Japanese gaming giant, this time focused on a brand new set of features coming to Animal Crossing: New Leaf under the Animal Crossing...
Kirby: Planet Robobot gets Amiibo Bundle 2

Kirby: Planet Robobot gets Amiibo Bundle

Kirby's new robot filled adventure on the 3DS just got an amiibo upgrade. Nintendo revealed an amiibo bundle for Kirby: Planet Robobot via this tweet Nintendo UK's twitter account: https://twitter.com/NintendoUK/status/720894998078754816 The bundle will launch alongside...
Nintendo Files New Patent For Object Detection

Nintendo Files New Patent For Object Detection

Details have surfaced for a patent filed by Nintendo that will apparently detect objects for input in games. The patent was originally filed back in August 201, however were recently  shared through...
Nintendo Releasing Amiibo Dioramas

Nintendo Releasing Amiibo Dioramas

Have you ever felt the need to take playing with your Amiibo to the next level? Do you have strong feelings for dioramas? Do you live in Japan? If you answered...
Pixels and Ink: Episode 194 - #GetWellMel

Pixels and Ink: Episode 194 – #GetWellMel

Mel foolishly leaves us in charge as she takes some time off. Tensions rise as Cody wrongly defends Skyward Sword against Jordan. Phil tries to praise 10 Cloverfield Lane without giving...
Wolf Link Amiibo Unlocks An Exclusive Dungeon - 2016-01-14 11:24:13

Wolf Link Amiibo Unlocks An Exclusive Dungeon

Nintendo will be including an exclusive dungeon in the HD remaster of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess. According to Eurogamer, the detail was originally spotted by Nintendo Insider and Neogaf User...
Pixles and Ink Episode 181 - Amiibo's Creed

Pixles and Ink Episode 181 – Amiibo’s Creed

In episode 181 Cody leads the team, Phil is pleasantly surprised by Creed and Jordan will defend Amiibo Festival to the death!  [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/235003438" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%" height="166" iframe="true" /]
Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival (Wii U) Review 6

Animal Crossing: Amiibo Festival (Wii U) Review

I’ve always had a hard time selling Animal Crossing, as a game, to people. When asked why I like it so much, I can never seem to answer beyond “I don’t...
Pixels & Ink #180 - Stockholm Syndrome - 2015-11-20 14:32:48

Pixels & Ink #180 – Stockholm Syndrome

This week, Jordan, Melanie and Phil get together to chat Amiibos, the enjoyment levels of the Harry Potter movies and how Seth Rogen is maturing as an actor. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/233967886" params="color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false" width="100%"...