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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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The games of summer: 20 games to ignore the sun with

Summer is officially underway, and the next few months will be loaded with games. Here are the ones we are keeping the closest eye on.

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Tale of Two Marios: New Super Mario Bros. U and New Super Mario Bros 2 preview

They both star a famous mustachioed plumber, but New Super Mario Bros. 2 and New Super Mario Bros. U are very different games.

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Possibly Nintendo’s best 2012 Game: Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon preview

After more than a decade away from the ghostbusting business, Luigi Mario is back in what may be one of the 3DS very best games.

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Seaman 3 coming this holiday to Nintendo 3DS?

Long live Dreamcast! Yoot Saito's bizarre pet simulator for Sega's console may return this Christmas on Nintendo 3DS.

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Digital Blend: Microsoft’s Surface takes aim at the iPad as Nintendo goes super-size with the 3DS XL

Welcome to Digital Blend, your one-stop-shop for coverage and recommendations of all things relating to mobile gaming, digital marketplaces, and indie titles (for the week ending June 24).

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