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News Summary – April 2013

May 11, 2013


One months absence and World Nintendo News is back again. But what could have happened in this month? Well, here you can find a recap of the month we missed, so you can remind yourself of what has happened. From (no)E3 Hype to a successful 3DS game in the UK, it has been busy! We start with the 1st…..

April 1st

  • New AR Cards for the 3DS come to Japan, including Luigi, Bowser, Peach and more
  • Dillon’s Rolling Western: The Last Ranger coming to Japan on April

April 2nd

  • Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon reaches the UK top 10

April 4th

  • Pandora’s Tower coming to North America on April 16th
  • Barley Default: Flying Fairy will be localized
  • Wii U Sales double in Japan following the release of Game & Wario and Dragon Quest X

April 5th

  • New 3DS System Update available
  • Aliens: Colonial Marines cancelled for Wii U

April 9th

  • Batman: Arkham Origins coming to Wii U

April 10th

  • Bit Trip Runner 2 released on the European Wii U eShop
  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf sales surpass 3,000,000

April 11th

  • Ubisoft E3 Conference will be in June 10th

April 12th

  • Nintendo cancel Wii News, Weather, Everybody Votes and Check Mii Out Channels

April 15th

  • Cut The Rope coming to the 3DS eShop

April 16th

  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf 3DS XL coming to Europe

April 17th

  • FIFA 14 announced by EA Sports, but no Wii U or 3DS versions confirmed
  • New Legend of Zelda title coming Q4 2013. Will be set in the same world as ‘A Link To The Past’
  • Pikmin 3 coming to North America on August 4th
  • Yoshi’s Island 2 Coming to the 3DS
  • Mario & Luigi: Dream Team Bros. coming to the 3DS on August 11th
  • Mario Party coming to the 3DS this winter
  • Professor Layton & The Azran Legacies coming the 3DS in 2013
  • Mario Golf: World Tour features online play
  • Luigi 3DS console coming to Japan

April 22nd

  • Pink 3DS XL coming to the UK on May 22nd

April 24th

  • Nintendo confirm yearly net profits
  • Satoru Iwata becomes the CEO of Nintendo in North America
  • Mario Kart Wii U coming in 2013

April 25th

  • Miiverse Web App now available
  • Miiverse coming to 3DS in 2013

April 26th

  • Wii U System Update released

April 30th

  • Nintendo won’t use cloud gaming

Well, that’s it as far as April comes, but May is sure to be a big month. Lets hope the next month is as exciting as the last!

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