The Nintendo 3DS continues to dominate the hardware charts, easily outselling Sony’s PlayStation Vita. The Nintendo 3DS sold 76, 322 units whilst the PlayStation Vita only managed to sell 15,928 units.
- Nintendo 3DS: 76,322
- PlayStation 3: 27,111
- PSP: 15,928
- PlayStation Vita: 11,186
- Wii: 7,878
- Nintendo DS: 1,639
- Xbox 360: 1,508
- PlayStation 2: 1,269
There are six augmented reality cards included with Kid Icarus: Uprising. These allow you to create mock battles between any two characters. So, if you want Pit and Medusa to battle it out on your kitchen table, you can make that happen. It’s not as exciting as you might imagine though. Still, Siliconera is reporting that there will be hundreds of cards available over the coming months, and apparently Nintendo will be holding events to allow gamers to “trade, share and acquire new cards”, so that should be interesting.
The official site for Kingdom Hearts 3D has updated by Square Eni. There is plenty to check out including screenshots from the Tron Legacy world, character art, and a new wallpaper for you to download. You can click here to check it out.
Nintendo has announced that there will be lots of new releases for the 3DS Virtual Console in Europe during the month of March. According to the press release they sent out, some of the titles that will make their debut on the Virtual Console service include:
- Metroid, Super Mario Bros., and Punch Out for the NES
- Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters and Dr. Mario for the Game Boy
- Dragon Crystal, Shinobi, and Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble for the GameGear
Square Enix has confirmed that Kingdom Hearts 3D will be available in Europe during summer but no word about North American yet. The Game’s official website before it was changed to Summer 2012 said that the release date might be July 27th but it could have also been a mistake.