Another look at THQ’s cancelled first-person Avengers game
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Unseen64 has once again shed new light on THQ’s cancelled first-person Avengers title, which was slated for Wii U at one point. The video below has additional details about the project as well as a bit of prototype footage sprinkled throughout.
Amazon’s Black Friday 2015 gaming deals calendar
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Update (11/28): Bumped to the top. These deals are currently live:
Gravity Falls: Legend of the Gnome Gemulets – $20, ends 5:55 PM ET / 2:55 PM PT, Prime early access
Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. – $18, N/A
Animal Crossing amiibo 3-pack – $30, N/A
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate – $25, ends December 2
Over the next few days, Amazon will be hosting its Black Friday 2015 deals. Specific prices have yet to be revealed, but we do know which games will be featured.
There are a few Nintendo offers to keep track of. Disney Infinity 3.0, Mario Kart 7, Persona Q, and New Super Mario Bros. 2 are all being discounted tomorrow. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, Guitar Hero Live, Mario Party 10, Hatsune Miku: Project Mirai DX, and the New 3DS XL will be on sale starting on Friday. Also be on the lookout for Animal Crossing: New Leaf, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, Snoopy’s Grand Adventure, Gravity Falls, and Devil Survivor 2 on Saturday.
You can follow Amazon’s Black Friday 2015 gaming deals here.
Splatoon – North American Splatfest #8 taking place next weekend
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Splatoon’s next North American Splatfest is now confirmed for next weekend. In the new event, the focus is on food. Players can either be on Team Hamburger or Team Pizza.
The new Splatfest will begin at 12 AM ET on December 5 / 9 PM PT on December 24. Per usual, it’ll last for a full day, and the results will be shared soon after.
Splatoon’s Sloshing Machine weapon now live
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Splatoon hasn’t slowed down with its regular weapon additions. Another one has now been added to the game’s lineup: the Sloshing Machine. You can find some footage of the weapon in our post here.
A look at Splatoon’s new Sloshing Machine weapon
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Splatoon will be updated with the Sloshing Machine in just a couple of hours. Get an early look at the weapon in the video below.
Nintendo Minute – Game of the Year part 1
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This week’s episode of Nintendo Minute has gone live. In today’s video, Kit and Krysta reflect on 2015 by kicking off its third annual Game of the Year series. The best boxart, coolest amiibo, and best multiplayer experience are discussed. Take a look at the full video below.
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Xenoblade Chronicles X – “Survival Guide” episode 4
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Nintendo has gone live with the fourth of five “Survival Guide” episodes for Xenoblade Chronicles X. You can watch the new video below.
Wii U was one of Target’s three best-selling online items during Thanksgiving
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Wii U sold extremely well at one North American retailer during Thanksgiving yesterday. Business Insider reports that the console, along with the iPad and iPad Watch, helped Target achieve its biggest online shopping day ever.
“Demand outpaced 2014’s record Thanksgiving performance, making it Target’s biggest day for online sales yet,” Target said in an official statement.
Nintendo brought out a new Wii U bundle for the holidays which comes with pre-installed copies of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Splatoon. At Target, the bundle has been available for just $250.
Yo-kai Watch Dance: Just Dance Special Version, Yo-kai Watch Busters commercials
Level-5 is keeping the Yo-kai Watch promotional train going with four more videos for its games. Below you’ll find commercials for Yo-kai Watch Dance: Just Dance Special Version as well as Yo-kai Watch Busters.
Media Create software sales (11/16 – 11/22) – Top 50
This week’s expanded Japanese software sales are as follows:
01./00. [PS4] Star Wars: Battlefront
02./00. [PS4] Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book #
03./00. [PSV] Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book #
04./00. [PSV] Omega Labyrinth
05./00. [WIU] Animal Crossing: amiibo Festival
06./01. [PS4] Call of Duty: Black Ops III #
07./00. [PS4] Sword Art Online: Game Director’s Edition
08./04. [WIU] Splatoon #
09./00. [3DS] Sumikko Gurashi: Omise Hajimerundesu
10./07. [3DS] Yo-Kai Watch Busters: Red Cat Team / White Dog Squad
11./08. [WIU] Super Mario Maker #
12./00. [PSV] Girl Friend Beta: Kimi to Sugosu Natsuyasumi #
13./00. [PS3] Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book #
14./05. [3DS] Disney Magic World 2 #
15./00. [PSV] Grand Kingdom
16./00. [3DS] Pokemon Rumble World
17./03. [PS4] Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate
18./12. [PSV] Minecraft: PlayStation Vita Edition
19./02. [3DS] Project X Zone 2: Brave New World #
20./11. [3DS] The Legend of Zelda: TriForce Heroes