New Monster Hunter 4 Trailer Released

Capcom has released a new trailer for Monster Hunter 4. The Nintendo 3DS title will be released in Japan on 14 September; there are currently no plans for an international release due to the lack of widespread interest in the franchise outside of Japan. The trailer showcases the game’s locations and battles.

The game will launch alongside two limited edition 3DS XL systems. 

New Pokémon X & Y’s 3-Minute Trailer Shows Off New Features

The Pokémon Company has released a new trailer for the Pokémon X & Y 3DS games. The games will be available worldwide on 12 October.

The video introduces how players can select their character, gather four companions, and explore the new Kalos region, which contains never-before-seen Pokémon. New features like the horde encounters, sky battles, and the new Fairy type are also showcased in the trailer.

For fans in Japan, two limited edition 3DS XL machines will be available, bundled with a copy of either game on a SDHC card.

Xerneas and Yveltal Blue:

Premium Gold (only available in Pokémon Centres):


Pikachu Special Edition 3DS XL Arrives in Europe

In September this year, Nintendo released a special edition Pikachu Yellow 3DS LL (or XL in the west) in Japan. The handheld console was available in limited numbers, and was only sold in the seven Pokémon Centre shops in Japan. It has now been revealed by Nintendo that the Pikachu Yellow 3DS XL will be released in Europe on 7 December 2012. Like the Japanese release, the console will be available in limited numbers.

The Japanese box and full console view:

A white 3DS XL is also being released in Europe this winter, which will come with a pre-installed copy of either Super Mario 3D Land or Mario Kart 7.