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E3 2013: Nintendo Direct

You can watch Nintendo’s E3 focused Nintendo direct here – and while you’re doing that, join in our live blog coverage of the big N’s new stuff.

2013 is the year of Luigi

Man, Mario gets all the attention; the best mushrooms and even all the girls. That all changes this year, because it’s the year of Luigi. That’s the overall message from the perpetually delightful Nintendo president Satoru Iwata from yesterday’s Nintendo Direct.

Pikmin 3 delayed, trailer shows things you can’t have

Pikmin is another one of those absolutely genius Nintendo franchises that hardly anybody in South Africa gives a damn about. Designed by Shiggy Miyamoto, the ridiculously adorable, but strategic…uhh strategy game won over hearts and minds in the rest of the world. There’s a new trailer for Pikmin 3, headed to the Wii U next year – but my excitement is mixed with a bit of sadness.