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New Smash Bros Leak Reveals Stage Creator, Board Game Mode

For every new Smash Bros. game, there is a new leak. Just a few months after a leaker at Nintendo revealed the full roster for Super Smash Bros 3DS, today we’ve got Amazon leaking new features in the Wii U version of Nintendo’s colourful fighting game.


Handheld Gaming Continues To Rule In Japan

So last week, the New Nintendo 3DS was released in Japan as was Monster Hunter 4G. Both highlight the obvious: Handheld gaming is still very big in the country.


Super Smash Bros Isn't Finished Being Made

With Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS out, creator Masahiro Sakurai’s job is only half done. When one fan asked him how it felt to be done with the development on Super Smash Bros, he replied, “I’m not done yet…”


Oh My Gosh, Nintendo Gave Link A Motorcycle

If Zelda making its first appearance in Mario Kart wasn’t exciting enough, Nintendo sweetened the deal today. When Link (if that is his real name) arrives in Mario Kart 8 next month, the company said he’ll be bringing a new kart-friendly version of his trusty steed with him.


2014: The Year Of Captain Toad

Video: The upcoming Wii U game, giving the star of Super Mario 3D World a solo puzzle title, looks so cute my teeth are starting to hurt just looking at it.


Bayonetta 2: The Kotaku Review

“What if you could feel good all the time?” That’s the question that Bayonetta 2 seems to ask. It answers that query, too. With an avalanche of mind-bending spectacle that will very often leave you dizzy and, by the end of it, a little numb.


How Much Money Have You Spent On Your Wii U?

The Wii U has taken roughly $US300 from your wallet already, but chances are you’ve purchased more than a few games for Nintendo’s newest home console. Just how much money depends on who you are.


I Wish GameCube Controllers Worked With More Wii U Games

If you were looking forward to using the GameCube controller with any Wii U game other than the new Super Smash Bros., Nintendo had some bad news for you today: the forthcoming adaptor will only be compatible with the new fighting game when the two come out next month.


Fake Smash Bros. Facts Are The Best

Not everything that Super Smash Facts tweets out is real, but that doesn’t doesn’t mean the Smash Bros. “factoids” account can’t be funny.


Bayonetta 2 Is Like Eating All Your Halloween Candy At Once

The original Bayonetta was touted as “non-stop climax action”. But that tag line fits the sequel even better, as Bayonetta 2 starts with what would be any other game’s climax and attempts to continue on at that level for the next 11 hours — even when it probably shouldn’t.