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The previous two games in the Super Smash Bros. series featured collectible trophies. Back in our day, these were sometimes difficult to obtain thanks to steep challenges, but we persevered and our digital trophy cases were a little shinier for it. Nintendo is alleviating some of the stress induced...

August 8th 2014 at 10:00am 0 Comments
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It was inevitable: faced with the desire to farm 3DS Play Coins without all that bothersome movement, a Japanese 3DS user rigged up an electrical 3DS jostling device to simulate walking. It's elegant in its simplicity, unless you compare it to just walking.

March 8th 2011 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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The 3DS's "Activity Log" uses the built-in pedometer to track your steps, awarding players "Play Coins" for certain distances. Those Play Coins can then be used for unspecified unlocks within supported games. According to Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, this was included for two rela...

January 27th 2011 at 10:00pm 0 Comments