Category Archives: 3ds Connect + Play

Review: Shantae (N3DS Virtual Console)

Shantae-3DS-eShop-WayForwardMost of the Gameboy Color games I’ve played were a lot more basic than Shantae.

I was in grade school when I first played this game.  It was included on one of those old-school 50-in-1 GBC cartridges.  Looking back at it now, I wonder if all those games were pirated…  Dang it.  To make up for my lingering 6th grade guilt, I decided to download a copy on my 3DS the week it was released on the Virtual console.  Now that I’m older and in effect, a more experienced gamer, I could actually get further in this rather difficult adventure.

With two new Shantae games coming soon, I thought this would be a perfect time to look back at this GBC classic.  Read on for my analysis. -Greg Boe Continue Reading →

Nintendo 3DS Connect + Play @ Your Local GameStop Store!

Have you been waiting for the chance to meet up with 3DS owners to add more Miis to your StreetPass Mii Plaza?  Do you want someone to play Star Fox 64 3D or Super Street Fighter IV: 3D Edition with?  Well, you’re in luck, because GameStop and Nintendo have teamed up to start an event every Saturday in all GameStop stores from 1:00 to 4:00 pm from this week to Christmas.  Even Nintendo NMI representatives will visit select stores with 3DS systems and games for non-3DS owners to demo and join in on the fun. For more details on Nintendo 3DS Connect + Play, call you local GameStop store! - Greg Boe (admin)

Source: GameStop