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Smash Bros. GameCube Adapters Sold Out In The US, Online Prices Go Nuts

“Not a single store in Georgia has any,” a local GameStop employee told me over the phone as I called about looking for the GameCube controller released with Super Smash Bros. Wii U. That’s explains why the cheapest one on Amazon is $US89.99, and why eBay prices are going through the roof.


Captain Toad Is A Story Of Murder, Robbery, Addiction And Greed

Recently released in Japan, Captain Toad is a cute little Super Mario 3D World spin-off about collecting coins, gems, and stars while on your way to defeat a giant bird. …Either that or it’s a tale of greed, robbery, and mass murder on a grand scale.


Confusion Over Whether Nintendo Will Offer Paid DLC For Smash Bros

That Mewtwo downloadable character for Super Smash Bros.? It’s supposed to be a freebie to those who buy both the 3DS and Wii U versions of the game. It’s supposed to be. But one day, Nintendo says, you might be able to purchase the character. Maybe.


The Honest Trailers For Smash Bros Nails How Silly The Game Is

OK, look. As much as I love Smash, even I can admit the entire premise of the game is ridiculous. Never mind all the tensions about how one should “actually” play such a silly (but amazing) game.


Toads Aren't Boys Or Girls, They're Just Toads

Have you ever wondered what the deal is with Toad and Toadette? You know what I mean. As in, where do little baby Toads come from? Or are you too caught up in how cute the two of them are? Hey, I can’t blame you if that’s the case.


Temporary Glitch Let Some People Buy $US60 3DS And Wii U Bundles

Over the weekend, the Sears website had an interesting price glitch — Wii U and 3DS bundles, typically $US300 and $US200, respectively, were instead selling for $US60 each.


I Can't Wait To Play In This Fantastic Clay-Animated World

When the Kickstarter backer exclusive gameplay debut for the spiritual successor to The Neverhood hit the web, developer Pencil Test Studios sent out a hi-res version to share with the class. Here’s our first look at Armikrog in action.


Mario Kart 8's DLC Is Great, But It Still Needs More

Mario Kart 8 got a big new update yesterday, complete with its first batch of DLC goodies. Players and fans have been looking forward to this with the highest of high hopes ever since Nintendo announced it back in August. So without further ado, let’s take a closer look at what we’ve got.


The Up All Night Stream Plays Captain Toad

Yesterday, Super Mario 3D World spin-off title Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker hit store shelves in Japan. That leaves just one question. Who’s up for joining me for some puzzle-platforming action?


There Are Altogether Too Many Links In Mario Kart 8

Mario Kart 8 got some new stuff today in a DLC update. The thing we were all most excited for, by far, was getting to play as Link in Mario Kart. A little too excited, by the looks of it.