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Nintendo’s Big Day Out

Saturday the 14th of Feb is a massive day for Nintendo and it’s flagship 3DS console. Not only do they have 2 major releases in The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D and Monster Hunter 4, both with sexy console bundles, but a slew of new products on the eShop as well.

Kirby is getting a double dose of download goodness with Kirby Fighters Deluxe and Deedee’s Drum Dash Deluxe. Another coming title is Ironfall, an indie shooter that supports up to 6 player multiplayer. Perhaps the most interesting release however is the new Nintendo Anime Channel, a streaming service that will show programs based on popular Nintendo characters. Throw in a bunch of new themes and Nintendo have got themselves a download party!

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Nintendo fans will want to check out the full list of this Saturday’s releases below.

  • The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D: The handheld remake of the beloved, dark and twisted Nintendo 64 game launches exclusively for Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
  • New Nintendo 3DS XL Majora’s Mask 3D Edition: A limited edition New Nintendo 3DS XL system featuring artwork inspired by The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D.
  • Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate: As players explore the world of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, they will face off against many ferocious enemies with up to three other friends locally or, for the first time on Nintendo 3DS, online using a wireless broadband Internet connection. Ahead of launch day fans should check out Nintendo eShop and get their hands on the demo, to brush up their skills ready for the battle ahead.
  • New Nintendo 3DS XL Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Edition: A limited edition New Nintendo 3DS XL system with an iconic emblem from Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate on its cover – exclusive to EB Games.
  • IronFall: Invasion: A three-year project by independent developers VD-DEV, IronFall: Invasion brings fast-paced single-player and six-person local & online multiplayer shooting action, with the gameplay perfectly suited for using the C Stick of New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 3DS XL.
  • Kirby Fighters Deluxe: Based on the popular battle mode in Kirby: Triple Deluxe, this standalone 4-player battle action game contains expanded gameplay, new arenas and the ability to play as a team.
  • Dedede’s Drum Dash Deluxe: Bounce to the beat of catchy Kirby tunes playing as Kirby’s long-time rival King Dedede. This standalone rhythm action game includes content not found in Kirby: Triple Deluxe including all-new stages and new obstacles.
  • Nintendo Anime Channel: A new video-on-demand service offering fans the chance to stream anime series from the likes of Pokémon and Kirby, with new content being added regularly. Access to the service is granted simply by downloading a free application from Nintendo eShop.
  • New Themes for Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu: Fans looking to spruce up their HOME Menu with a new theme are in luck! New Basic and Simple Colour Set themes can be downloaded for free from the Theme Shop which can be accessed through the HOME Menu settings on your Nintendo 3DS system. Those purchasing either The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate or Ace Combat Assault Horizon Legacy+ (when it releases this month) will receive a free bonus theme download if purchased from Nintendo eShop*, with additional themes available for purchase.