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Splatoon’s new update is now available. After applying the patch, your game will be brought up to version 2.6.0.

Missed the update notes we posted a few days ago? If so, head past the break to read them in full.

Koei Tecmo will be pushing out a new Hyrule Warriors update in Japan later this month. After applying the patch, the game will be increased to version 1.2.0.

Here’s what’s included:

– Adds the ability to purchase DLC
– Adds Zelda: Wind Waker Ganondorf costume obtainable by purchasing the season pass
– Fixes a glitch with skill rental, in which the counter would not decrease after using it
– Fixes a glitch which slows down the player after being hit by an enemy
– Adjusts enemy patterns for some of the giant bosses
– Bug fixes

Hyrule Warriors Legends version 1.2.0 is scheduled for March 25.


Nintendo uploaded Japanese patch notes for Super Mario Maker’s next update, though it’s pretty much a recap of what was already revealed during yesterday’s Nintendo Direct. Version 1.40 will add new items including Skewer columns and keys, Super Expert Mode in 100-Mario Challenge upon clearing Expert mode, and ranking categories for world records and the number of first clears on courses on the Super Mario Maker Bookmark site. Nintendo is also making adjustments for a more pleasant gaming experience.

Super Mario Maker version 1.40 will be out next Wednesday. The download will require 361MB of free space.


Stage Adjustments:

  • Object placement in Regular Battle for the following stages will be changed to match that in Splat Zones.
    • Arowana Mall
    • Moray Towers

HullBreach Studios has one final update lined up for SDK Paint. Later in Q1, version 4 will be released. The patch will introduce new features as pack-ins or add-on content.

Here’s what’s included in version 4:

General – All menus in 720P
General – Music on all menus
Painting – New erasers: square, round, smudge
Painting – New brushes: Charcoal, Highlight, Oil, Watercolor
Painting – Load existing art without leaving screen
Painting – Fix to opacity bug with Undo/Redo
Stencils – Tomeling Pack: Texture
Galleries – Autofocus depth-of-field
Galleries – Faster 720P, removed 480P
Galleries – Cheatsheet for controls
Slideshows – New feature to view art animated with music
Slideshows – Pack 1: Carousel, Cascade, TBA
Sharing – Online gallery posting
Sharing – Miiverse Stamps

The following add-on content will also be available:

Slideshows – Pack 2: Cubes, Wobbler, TBA
Slideshows – Pack 3: (Modes TBA)
Slideshows – Pack 4: (Modes TBA)


Minecraft: Wii U Edition’s third update is available, and it’s the biggest one yet. It’s now been brought in line with Xbox 360 title update 33. The game has added a bunch of new potions, blocks, mobs and biomes along with updated features and fixes.

Head past the break for the full patch notes.

Nintendo has pushed out a new update for Yo-kai Watch in North America. Version 1.2 is now available. After applying the update, it will be possible to play in Spanish or French by setting the system language to the respective language.


Minecraft: Wii U Edition should be on the lookout for an update. As of tomorrow, a new patch will be made available.

4J Studios teased on Twitter today:

Remember: Minecraft: Wii U Edition will be undergoing maintenance later today. It’ll be wrapped up by 6:30 PM PT / 9:30 PM ET.

Thanks to Zack S for the tip.


Nintendo and Atlus have released a new update for Genei Ibun Roku #FE. Players can download version 1.1 starting today.

Perhaps as expected, this new update doesn’t appear to do a whole lot. Nintendo’s patch notes say some problems have been fixed so that the game can be played more comfortably.



Finger Gun Games has been hard at work on Stone Shire’s 1.1 update during the past few months. If all goes as planned, it will be available in early March.

Stone Shire’s patch adds a number of elements like lit and dark areas, water blocks, and the ability to craft different doors. There’s also off-TV play, support for the Wii U Pro Controller and Classic Controller, and more. Read the full patch notes here.

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