Tag: Nintendo of America

Nintendo of America has announced that a free demo for Tri Force Heroes will be made available for free on the 3DS eShop, starting today! The demo will be available starting at 9am PST and will allow you to play via local play anytime, since it is a demo the single player and Download Play aspects of the game will not be available. But you will be able to enjoy online multiplayer and experience three different dungeons and outfits! The…

For those of us that can’t read or speak Japanese, or maybe you do but are still at what could only be classified as toddler level abilities, we depend on the localization teams to get each one of our beloved games translated into words we can understand. But there is so much more involved than just simple translations, in the localizing process the team also works on phrasing the wording to make more sense to each country, sometimes even including…

Nintendo of America has sent out a request through their official Twitter account, asking fans what would they like to ask the developers of the upcoming title, Tri Force Heroes. Fans can participate by voting on which of a list of fifteen questions they would like to ask the developers of the game, and using the #ZELDATRIFORCEHEROESQ1, etc in their responses. From the list of questions there are things like; What was your inspiration, and why can players only communicate…

“Its dangerous to go alone, so don’t…”. Nintendo of America has just released a new commercial for Tri Force Heroes. In the thirty-second spot we see our trio of heroes solving their way through puzzles, battling bosses, and showing off that teamwork and not just costumes will be an essential part of this game. Tri Force Heroes releases in exactly 10 days! Will you be adventuring alone? Head past the break to check out the latest commercial.

Due to the smaller New Nintendo 3DS now being available in America, so too are the interchangeable cover plates that originally had to be imported from Japan. Now they are up for sale for America and Canada on the Nintendo of America store website. Included in the selection is this Triforce emblazoned cover plate. Make the jump for some more information!

Recently the Official Twitter of Nintendo of America tweeted out some fan submissions of their favorite tips on playing The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask. Now they are sending out the call for reviews and a chance to have your review on the game featured. Its pretty easy to enter, all you have to do is tweet them using #MM3DREVIEW and tell them your thoughts on Majora’s Mask 3D. Maybe you will be one of the lucky ones to get featured…

Did you know that the Nintendo of America headquarters in Redmond, Washington has a super secret employee/invitation only store? Let me just say that I most definitely did not! It’s bad enough that I have already been dreaming of visiting Nintendo’s headquarters both here and in Japan all my life. Now that I know there is a store where employees can buy awesome Nintendo goods, I am so jealous! Brian Altano from IGN talks about it in a short video, in…

Nintendo of America has announced a new contest over on their Twitter account, called the “72-hour Majora’s Mask Challenge.” Between January 23-25th, you can submit your own fan-made pictures of Majora’s Mask for a chance to win a New Nintendo 3DS XL and a copy of Majora’s Mask 3D. Hit the jump for more details.

Just recently, Nintendo of America posted on Twitter news about an event in Seattle, Washington—a fan gathering of Hyrule Warriors gameplay, cosplays, and prizes! This free event is open to the public, but spots are limited. Check out the full details after the jump!

As you may already know, Nintendo unleashed an exciting new edition of Nintendo Direct revealing brand new 3DS and Wii U titles for 2014. Unfortunately, no new Zelda titles were shown, yet Nintendo has revealed that NES Remix 2, a collection of classic NES titles with brand new challenges, will be released on Wii U. The great news is Zelda II: The Adventure of Link will be a part of this new collection! NES Remix 2 allows the gamer to use Link…