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Square Enix has been around for quite some time, but its online store is still quite new, having just turned one year old. To celebrate, the store is featuring an anniversary sale that discounts tons of games and merchandise up to 50%. Everything from new games like Final Fantasy X/X2 Remastered and Just Cause 3 to soundtracks and posters are being sold at half the price. So if you've been waiting to catch up on the Kingdom Hearts franchise or want to jump into Final Fantasy Online XIV: Heavensward, this would be the perfect time to buy the Square Enix title you've been looking for.

Check out the games on sale here.

New details regarding Shadow Mewtwo in Pokken Tournament have been published in this month's issue of CoroCoro. The magazine article states that Shadow Mewtwo will be able to use Psywave in both offensive and defensive capabilities, and that Thunder Punch, Fire Punch, and Ice Punch will do massive damage if all three hit their target.

Read more after the jump!

Sakurai recently contributed a column in Famitsu Magazine announcing that the development period has ended for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and for Nintendo 3DS, and he's moved on to take a well-earned vacation from work. What isn't clear is whether this means the team has disbanded entirely, or whether—as many fans have suggested—Bandai Namco will continue to make balancing tweaks.

This was one of the talking points on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts on future balancing, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

It took a little while, but the fine folks over at Smash Boards have finally determined the patch notes of the latest Super Smash Bros. for 3DS and Wii U update. This might very well be the last patch this game is ever going to get, so that makes these changes all the more important. Especially Marth, Lucina, Falco, and Charizard have received considerable changes, so if you main any of them, be sure to pay attention to what has changed. The people at Smash Boards are 99% sure about the notes, so that means that these are susceptible to tiny revisions but are unlikely to see any big changes.

Head inside to view the patch notes!

Nintendo recently announced that 3DS would be offline for five hours of maintenance on Monday, and we just had three hours of downtime for both 3DS and Wii U last night, but more is on the way. Nintendo updated their Network Maintenance Information / Operational Status website today to reveal more maintenance for both 3DS and Wii U on Sunday, February 14th. If you plan on spending your Valentine's evening snuggled up with a Nintendo console, be aware that online features will be inaccessible from 9:00 PM to midnight Eastern.

Last night we got the exciting news that Pokémon's Kanto starters Charmander, Squirtle, and Bulbasaur are now available in Wii U hit Super Mario Maker as costumes. Nintendo has released a new Event Course titled "I Choose You" that lets players emulate the experience of choosing their first Pokémon inside a Mario level, and you'll have to beat it three different ways to unlock all three costumes. To hype up this crossover course, Nintendo has released a trailer that shows off all three costumes in action in a different level. You can check it out by clicking below!

In 1996, the first versions of the Pokémon franchise launched in Japan, and two years later the games made their way westward as Pokémon Red and Blue Version. The series proved massively successful, and now, twenty years later, Nintendo and The Pokémon Company are finding all sorts of ways to celebrate its continued renown. Another such way has just been announced, and it's mixing this legendary franchise with one of Nintendo's biggest recent hits: Splatoon.

Next weekend, the entire world will see another of Splatoon's popular Splatfests, allowing contestants to pick their favorite of the first two Pokémon titles. Will you battle under the banner of Charizard, seeking victory for Pokémon Red Version? Or will you fight for the honor of the mighty Blastoise's game, the one and only Pokémon Blue Version? Voting has already opened in-game, so make your choice, grab your special shirt, and be ready for the Splatfest to start next Friday, February 19th, at 10:00 PM PST!

And, either way, go into the game to catch Callie and Marie's announcement of this Splatfest. It's fantastic.

Today is Nintendo Week's one-year anniversary! So we're celebrating in a big way: not only is today's episode extra long, but we're introducing tons of new Nintendo-inspired podcast segments over the next few weeks, starting with three new ones right now.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin as they discuss a mountain of news, including a new Pokémon, Undertale's upcoming appearance on Nintendo consoles, whether Link should have dialogue in Zelda, incoming Amiibo of Callie and Marie, and Nintendo's research into using VR. After the break we introduce two more new segments: The Gossip Stone, where we dissect the latest rumors from the Nintendosphere and deem them True or Trubbish (subjects include Mother 3's western release, Star Fox Zero's development struggles, and NX's 2016 launch date), and "The Glitz Pit," a podcast-game segment where YOU join us in a fight for ultimate glory. You can check out the episode below—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes or SoundCloud, available now. And if you'd like to learn more about any of the stories we discuss, be sure to head past the jump for the full list of links!

Following months of rumors, Nintendo finally announced that they would be re-releasing The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess in HD on Wii U. The game features improved visuals and load times, but it's also got some new features, mostly thanks to the Wii U GamePad.

As in Wind Waker HD, players can use the GamePad's screen for their map an inventory, and the gyroscope allows for motion-controlled aiming. Also thanks to the GamePad, players can now transform between Link's human and wolf forms with the tap of the touchscreen, and of course, off-TV play is supported. Nintendo is also making the game compatible with its Amiibo figurines, and buying the Wolf Link Amiibo unlocks a special dungeon called "The Cave of Shadows." You can watch the trailer and check out all of these features and more by clicking below!

Masahiro Sakurai recently took to Famitsu to discuss his work on the Super Smash Bros. series once again. Amidst his many comments and reflections, Sakurai spoke about the power of new fighters to generate hype among gamers and the way they can shake up the franchise with new powers and abilities. It can be a challenge to create new fighters, balance them with other combatants, and appease both their creators and their fans' expectations, but the results are definitely worth it.

Check out his comments after the jump!

The Wii U's Game Boy Advance Virtual Console selection has grown quite nicely after nearly two years. Tomorrow, that collection grows a little more with the previously import-only title Kuru Kuru Kururin. The Nintendo-developed game was only released in Japanese and PAL regions, with its sequels being Japan-only, making this the first time that the Kururin series has reached American shores.

Head inside for a gameplay video and more!

In a recent edition of his column in Famitsu magazine, Smash Bros. creator and mastermind Masahiro Sakurai confirmed the end of development on Smash 4 and reflected a bit on the development of the game. One item he discussed was his reasoning for sticking to the fundamentals of Smash gameplay over the years. While changes like a third dimension or adding new gauges to each character may have generated some excitement at the time, in the long run Sakurai believes that "those changes wouldn't make the players happy."

Check out his full comments after the jump!

Hello, gamers. Look at your Pokémon. Now back to me. Now back at your Doritos. Now back to me. Sadly, your Pokémon will never know the joy of Doritos, but if the two were combined, who knows what could happen? Look down. Now back up. Where are you? You're in a tweet featuring a crazy Doritos and Pokémon cross-promotion. Anything is possible when you combine snack chips and adorable monsters. I'm on a Rapidash.

This year Pokémon debuted its first Super Bowl ad, which was extremely popular. The Super Bowl is often rife with cross-promotions, including one between Doritos and Pokémon this year. Doritos posted a tweet congratulating Pokémon on its 20th anniversary and encouraging readers to "crunch em' all." You can check out the tweets after the jump, both from Doritos and the official Pokémon Twitter account!

It has now been over ten years since the release of Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red/Blue Rescue Team, and now these two games are coming to the Wii U Virtual Console in Europe. Red Rescue Team originally released for Game Boy Advance, and will cost £6.29 on the eShop. Blue Rescue Team originally released on DS, and will be available to purchase for £8.99. Both versions will be available on the European eShop tomorrow (February 11th). There's no word on Pokémon Mystery Dungeon coming to North America, but we'll be sure to keep you updated.

Head inside to check out the trailer!

The latest (and final) batch of Super Smash Bros. DLC just launched on 3DS and Wii U, giving players the ability to play as Bayonetta and Fire Emblem If's Corrin. If you've been following the latest iteration of Super Smash Bros., you know that's just the tip of the iceberg. In total, Nintendo has released seven DLC characters (along with new stages, new Mii Fighter costumes, and more), including the two new additions as well as Mewtwo, Lucas, Roy, and even Street Fighter's Ryu and Final Fantasy VII's Cloud Strife. To celebrate the conclusion of Smash DLC, Nintendo has released a new trailer that shows of all of the great downloadable characters in action. Click below to check it out!