Recently, Capcom released a ton of info as well as a number of oh-so-beautiful screenshots for their upcoming Wii and 3DS game Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate at TGS. Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate takes advantage of both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS’ unique inputs to allow players to experience the familiar hunt in new and immersive ways.
For example, players will be able to use the touch screen functionality on both systems to read through in-game books, choose weapons with ease, browse their field maps during battle, and even play unique mini-games. The game also recieved a nice graphical update making the once stunning game even more of a beauty to look at.
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Remember a few weeks ago when we published screenshots from Kingdom Hearts 3D’s CG intro? Well, Square-Enix has released a couple of artwork to whet your appetite for the 3DS’ exclusive Kingdom Hearts game.
This time we get to see Square-Enix artists’ renditions of Sora, Riku (both in their regular clotes and their brand new TRON-inspired uniforms) Donald, Goofy, and even King Mickey.
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Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir, an upcoming augmented reality horror game for the Nintendo 3DS recently got this creepy live-action promotional short film. The short film is reminiscent of Asian horror classics such as Ju-On, One Missed Call, and Ringu as well as more recent Kaidan Shinmimi Bukuro (Tales of Terror From Tokyo).
In it, three Japanese schoolgirls play with the augmented reality game for the Nintendo 3DS and accidentally invoke the curse of a vengeful spirit; one by one they start to see and hear the evil as it invades their lives in horrific ways.
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Earlier today, Square-Enix sent us these brand new screenshots from their upcoming Nintendo 3DS action-RPG Kingdom Hearts 3D [Dream Drop Distance]. What’s unique about these screens is that they were taken from the full game’s CG opening movie that takes full advantage of the 3DS’ 3D visual capabilities.
Another thing of note is that Square-Enix’s world-renown studio Visual works is working on Kingdom Hearts 3D.
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Massive Nintendo 3DS Price Drop to $170
Released earlier this year, Nintendo 3DS sales have been paltry at best. Since its release, Nintendo has sold 710,000 units; a far cry from the original DS release just a few years ago. Because of the slow sales, the company has instituted a massive $80 price cut bringing the handheld system down to $169.99 effective August 2011. Read the rest of this entry
Sonic: The Hedgehog – Blue Streak or Road Kill?
By: Lee Guille
Sonic the Hedgehog turns 20 this year, and to celebrate Sega is releasing a nostalgia-
filled romp through the Hedgehog universe on Xbox360, Playstation 3, and Nintendo
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