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Nintendo 3DS update adds 2nd stick, better battery, more

Nintendo 3DS update adds 2nd stick, better battery, more

Nintendo has updated the 3DS and 3DS LL (aka the 3DS XL), the Japanese company's glasses-free 3D gaming handhelds, with better 3D effects and improved controls. Revealed during a Nintendo webcast today, the new portable consoles also add a second analog stick - something Nintendo tried to fix with an add-on "Slide Pad" back in 2011 - as well as NFC, opening the door to interaction with the company's NFC-enabled amiibo game figures.

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The Goomba nobody knew existed can’t be killed

The Goomba nobody knew existed can’t be killed

It's called the Mystery Goomba, and for almost two decades no one knew it existed. In Super Mario 64, gamer pannenkoek2012 noticed that something was off: a Goomba was represented on the counter but not displayed in the level. Such set off a mission to find this Goomba, and in doing so he discovered that it can't be killed.

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Pokemon Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire movie coming in 2015

Pokemon Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire movie coming in 2015

Just when you thought Hoenn Hype couldn’t get any more underground exciting, the team behind the film rights to Pokemon have granted a green light to a 2015 film. This film will include several Pokemon unique to the Pokemon Omega Ruby and Pokemon Alpha Sapphire games, including the stars - Primal Reversions of the Legendary Pokemon Groudon and Kyogre!

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