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Mario Maker Update Could Mean DLC

A new update for Super Mario Maker has been released. Version 1.10 which comes as a 223mb download doesn’t really say what it does other then adjustments that make for a more pleasant gaming experience. 

More interestingly, a data miner has been looking through the update files has apparently found some unused assets of the Angry Sun from Super Mario Bros. 3 and the possibility of placing Bullet Bills without a launcher and the goomba boot being available in New Super Mario Bros. U leading many to believe that DLC may be a real possibility for Mario Maker in the future!

Super Mario Makes a Stand in the Charts


Super Mario Maker saw a great first week in the UK gaming charts coming in at 2nd place against some stiff competition. A week later and the level maker game is still in the top 10 but has dropped to 6th place most likely due to several big games coming out on other formats and the normal 2nd week drop off that most games go through. Continue reading Super Mario Makes a Stand in the Charts

Starfox Zero Delayed

That’s right I’m afraid. Starfox Zero has been delayed into the first quarter of 2016. The decision to delay the antisipated Wii U exclusive was made last week. In a post on Nintendo’s official Facebook page Shingeru Miyamoto said the following “We have been developing Star Fox Zero for Wii U with the aim of releasing it this year,” he added “Although we felt that the development had been progressing well, we now believe that we will need a little more time to work on areas such as the unprecedented discovery that we want players to experience in the game by using two screens, and further polishing the level designs and perfecting the tone of the cut scenes.”  Continue reading Starfox Zero Delayed

Tatsumi Kimishima Announced As New President Of Nintendo; Company Restructures

Tatsumi Kimishima New President Of NintendoTwo months ago, the gaming world was shaken by the sudden passing of Nintendo CEO and President, Satoru Iwata. Since then, Shigeru Miyamoto and Genyo Takeda have been jointly running the company, trying their best to honor Mr. Iwata’s wishes and direction. Over the past few months, many have speculated that Nintendo would appoint one of the two into the position and role of President. That isn’t the case, however. Nintendo announced yesterday that Tatsumi Kimishima is now the new president of Nintendo.

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