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Nintendo issues 3DS exploit bounty for enterprising hackers

Nintendo has reached out to the hacking community with cash rewards for users who report vulnerabilities in Nintendo 3DS system security, revealing that it now plans to address software exploits before they become public knowledge.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ are Nintendo of America’s fastest-selling games ever

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are now the fastest-selling games in Nintendo of America's history, breaking the company's previous regional sales records by a significant margin less than a month after launch.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ will feature original ‘Red’ and ‘Blue’ trainers

Nintendo has revealed that the upcoming Pokémon Sun and Moon will feature playable trainer characters from the series' 1990s origins, Pokémon Red and Blue, who will return for a pair of high-stakes, late-game battles.
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‘Pokémon Sun,’ ‘Moon’ data miners extract new characters, Alolan forms from demo

A demo version of Nintendo's upcoming monster-battling role-playing games, Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, unintentionally revealed dozens of new creatures, forms, and evolutions ahead of the planned November launch of the two…
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New color-swapped Nintendo 2DS units hit retail in November

Nintendo is introducing new color schemes for its Nintendo 2DS family of handheld gaming consoles, revealing that units featuring blue and red faceplate designs are due to launch stateside in time for the holiday season.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ to get post-launch ‘Pokémon Bank’ support

The Pokémon Company revealed this week that the upcoming Nintendo 3DS RPG duo Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon will be upgraded with Pokémon Bank support following their retail debuts later this year.
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‘Mario Sports Superstars,’ ‘Picross 3D Round 2’ lead Nintendo’s new 3DS lineup

Nintendo outlined its upcoming 3DS release schedule as part of Thursday's Nintendo Direct presentation, revealing that the sports-themed minigame compilation Mario Sports Superstars will launch in the spring of 2017.
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Captain Olimar and his Pikmin friends, major gameplay changes coming to 3DS

Captain Olimar will be making the jump to 2D for Pikmin on Nintendo 3DS. The action-focused game is expected in 2017, though no firm release date has been revealed. It marks Olimar's return after his absence in Pikmin 3.
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Nintendo adding new Poochy content to 3DS version of ‘Yoshi’s Woolly World’

Wii U platformer Yoshi's Woolly World will see an upgraded release for the Nintendo 3DS next year that adds new levels, gameplay features, and unlockable animated sequences. New content will focus on Yoshi's canine pal Poochy.
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Create on the go! 'Super Mario Maker' is coming to 3DS just in time for Christmas

The hit Wii U game Super Mario Maker will be coming to 3DS this December, complete with 3DS-specific features like local wireless play and StreetPass. It features a selection of Wii U-designed levels.
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Indies target Nintendo consoles in September with 'Axiom Verge' and much more

Nintendo has a slate of independently produced games launching for the Wii U next month -- including acclaimed titles like Axiom Verge, Severed, and Noitu Love: Devolution -- as part of its Nindies Summer Jam event.
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New budget-priced Nintendo Selects include 'Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD,' 'Captain Toad'

Nintendo will re-release many popular Wii U and 3DS games as part of its budget-priced Nintendo Selects catalog in August, including such titles as Lego City Undercover, Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, and The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker…