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FAA review of portable electronics policies is good news for gamers

The FAA's review of what portable electronics can stay on for the duration of flights is good news for the game obsessed.

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The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3DS remake shows up in UK retailer’s database

UK retailer GAME says Nintendo is cooking up the long-rumored Nintendo 3DS remake of The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask.

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Nintendo’s 3DS Song and Dance: Friend Collection and Rhythm Hunter announced

Weeks ahead of the Wii U's launch announcement, Nintendo shows the 3DS some love with new games with weird, storied histories.

Gaming

Watch out Sony and Nintendo, here comes the Archos GamePad

Archos has announced the GamePad, a 7-inch Android tablet with a set of hardware gaming controls, due for release in October.

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Nintendo President: 3DS sales show that smartphones haven’t killed handheld gaming yet

Nintendo president Satoru Iwata acknowledges the strength of the smartphone and tablet market while still seeing a future for Nintendo 3DS.

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New Super Mario Bros. 2 outsells original by 30 pct.

New Super Mario Bros. 2 is off to a strong start, but does it have the same evergreen sales power of its DS predecessor?

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Nintendo makes little effort to police use of “conflict minerals” in Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

Advocacy group the Enough Project has given Nintendo a 0 score for making no effort to police the use of "conflict minerals" in its devices.

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New Super Mario Bros. 2 review

Gold Can't Buy a Soul. New Super Mario Bros. 2 is craft made gaming, but it lacks the artisan's touch.

Gaming

Level 5 brings new Suda 51, Yasumi Matsuno 3DS games to the west

New trademarks hint that Level-5 is localizing Yasumi Matsuno and Suda 51's Guild 01 Nintendo 3DS games for the English speaking market.

Gaming

Luigi’s Mansion and Castlevania for Nintendo 3DS delayed into 2013

Nintendo's fall release schedule for 3DS is packed, but two high profile titles have slipped to 2013.

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Super Smash Bros. 4 won’t add many more non-Nintendo characters or new features says Sakurai

Masahiro Sakurai throws everything in his games including the kitchen sink, but Super Smash Bros. 4 for Wii U will be a restrained affari.

Gaming

Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance review

The latest Kingdom Hearts, Square-Enix's most convoluted series, is both a franchise pinacle and the Nintendo 3DS' best game to date.

Gaming

New Super Mario Bros. 2 made by Mario series rookies

A lot's riding on New Super Mario Bros. 2's success, but that didn't stop Nintendo from taking big risks with the game's creation.

Gaming

Nintendo Earnings: Nintendo 3DS gains strength, but company is fragile ahead of Wii U launch

Nintendo's earnings for the second quarter of the year see the DS and Wii continue to fade, while the Nintendo 3DS grows stronger.

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Nintendo promises unified account system for Nintendo 3DS, Wii U

After years of restricting game downloads to a single machine, Nintendo will introduce a proper account system for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.

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