Super Smash Bros. Characters – How Many Will There Be?

This morning Nintendo live-streamed the reveal of Lucina and Robin from Fire Emblem Awakening (you might recognize Robin as the default name of your player character, the Tactician – both male and female versions will be playable). This came as quite a shock – two additional Fire Emblem characters were not expected, especially with Chrom being excluded (although he does appear to show up as part of a Final Smash). But more importantly, it disproved…

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You Will Not Believe Who’s Playable in Hyrule Warriors

Zelda’s upcoming Dynasty Warriors-style spin-off is claimed to have a large cast of playable characters joining Link from throughout the series’ history. While only a handful have been confirmed thus far, the latest, reported by Japan’s Famitsu magazine, was… unexpected, to say the least. That’s right, it’s Agitha – Castle Town’s self-professed Princess of the insect kingdom. You might remember this delusional little girl from Twilight Princess, in which she begged Link to collect golden…

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Devil’s Third Now a Wii U Exclusive

Well this is a surprise. Devil’s Third, previously announced for PS3 and Xbox 360, is now a Nintendo-published Wii U exclusive. The game is the vision of Tomonobo Itagaki, and is being developed by his studio of ex-Team Ninja devs, Valhalla Game Studios. It was originally slated to be published by the now-defunct THQ. A quick glimpse at the trailer and you’ll notice one thing: this is far from your typical Nintendo fare. One has to question if the company…

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Will Link Be Female In Zelda U? (Speculation)

So, Nintendo dropped a warmly received peek at Zelda U in their E3 Digital Event this morning. Aside from the scale and beauty of what was shown, a hot topic has been the appearance of Link in the in-engine demo. At first glance, many thought he was female – some are still arguing that he is. But the most interesting thing here is that Eiji Aonuma, the Zelda director himself, commented on this speculation and…

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