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This Week In Sales: Pokémon Sun & Moon Closes Out The Year On Top

By Sato . December 30, 2016 . 7:00am

Last week, Japan had a pretty busy Christmas week in sales with strong performances from many of its top titles. New titles include Momotaro Dentetsu 2017 and Osomatsu-san: Matsu Matsuri!

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Nintendo Surprises Southwest Airlines Passengers With New 3DS XLs And Mario Maker

By Casey . December 20, 2016 . 9:30am

Each passenger was given a New Nintendo 3DS XL as well as a digital copy of Super Mario Maker for the system, and Mario himself was waiting to greet the passengers when their plane landed.

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Watch Touhou Creator Zun Make A Little Bullet Hell Level In Super Mario Maker

By Casey . December 14, 2016 . 9:30am

The latest and final part of the “Devs Make Mario” series of videos features none other than Touhou creator Jun’ya Ota, better known as Zun.

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Super Mario Maker Gameplay Footage Shows Off Its Course Creation

By Casey . November 17, 2016 . 8:45am

Some new footage from the Nintendo 3DS version of Super Mario Maker has leaked online, giving us a look at the course creation in the game.

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Nintendo Website Says Super Mario Maker For Nintendo 3DS Works With amiibo [Update]

By Jenni . November 8, 2016 . 9:00am

The official amiibo website says The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS are both compatible with Nintendo’s NFC figures. However, the handheld port of Super Mario Maker doesn’t have the amiibo-related Mystery Mushroom costumes.

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Super Mario Maker For 3DS’ Trailer Shows Off Medal Challenges

By Jenni . October 24, 2016 . 9:00am

Super Mario Maker for 3DS’ 100 built-in levels can have medal challenges, and a new video from Nintendo shows what these can entail.

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Super Mario Maker For The Nintendo 3DS Gets A Batch Of New Screenshots

By Casey . September 5, 2016 . 12:00am

Nintendo has revealed the official page for the Nintendo 3DS version of Super Mario Maker on their North American site. The page features a few new screenshots, as well as a fact sheet for the game.

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The Squid Sisters Costumes And Event Course Are Now Available In Super Mario Maker

By Casey . July 8, 2016 . 9:30am

The costumes and Event Course, titled “Squid Sisters vs. Bloopers,” are now available on Super Mario Maker, yet players must complete the stage twice to obtain the Callie & Marie costumes.

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This Week In Sales: Super Robot Wars OG: The Moon Dwellers And Zero Time Dilemma Debuts

By Sato . July 7, 2016 . 12:30pm

Last week, Japan had two major releases with Namco Bandai’s latest mecha crossover game in Super Robot Wars OG: The Moon Dwellers, Spike Chunsoft’s Zero Time Dilemma, and more.

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Splatoon’s Squid Sisters Are Getting Their Own Costumes In Super Mario Maker

By Casey . July 1, 2016 . 9:30am

Super Mario Maker will be receiving its latest costume additions next week in the form of Splatoon’s Squid Sisters, Callie and Marie.

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Watch Grand Kingdom’s Creator Build A Stage In Super Mario Maker

By Casey . June 26, 2016 . 1:30pm

In Polygon’s latest entry in their “Devs Make Mario” series, Grand Kingdom creator Tomohiko Deguchi takes a turn at creating his own level in Super Mario Maker for the Wii U.

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This Week In Sales: Taiko Drum Master Gets Its Latest, Hakuoki And Root Letter Tag Along

By Sato . June 23, 2016 . 6:30am

Last week, Japan got Taiko Drum Master: Doko Don! Mystery Adventure for Nintendo 3DS, along with a couple new visual novels in Hakuoki Shinkai: Hana no Shou and Root Letter.

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Best Buy Is Now Selling A Super Mario Maker Button Set

By Casey . June 19, 2016 . 1:30pm

The button set was available last year as part of a Super Mario Maker pre-order bonus. However, it can now be bought on Best Buy’s website for $7.99.

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This Week In Sales: Ace Attorney: Spirit of Justice Makes Its Debut

By Sato . June 19, 2016 . 12:30pm

Last week, Japan got to see the latest of the Ace Attorney series with Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice for Nintendo 3DS and other new releases. Here’s a look at Media Create’s weekly sales figures.

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Watch WayForward’s James Montagna Create A Level In Super Mario Maker

By Casey . June 12, 2016 . 11:30am

In the latest video in Polygon’s “Devs Make Mario” series, Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse designer James Montagna takes a shot at creating his own stage in Super Mario Maker.