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- Model: CTRPAJRE
- SKU: 1297008
HD Fun...not bad...Great Nostalgia game...A bit scary for young children and definitely not recommended for someone new to the Legend of Zelda series but a great purchase if you're looking for a second LoZ game or a fantastic action-adventure-puzzle solving game in general.The world of Termina is facing a terrible fate thanks to an ancient evil. The moon is falling from the sky, and it's up to Link to save the day. After being dragged into the realm by a masked Skull Kid, Link embarks on a shadowy adventure to reverse time, solve puzzles, assist citizens and more. By slipping on various masks, Link will be granted new powers that will help him on his quest. He has three days to save Termina — will Link have enough time? Revamped, remastered and enhanced, The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 3D allows you to re-experience the classic Nintendo game in an all-new way. Become Link after he's been dragged into Termina, where the moon is threatening the realm. Reverse time and relive your last 72 hours in endless ways, as you help different citizens, battle different bosses and save the day. Slip on any of more than 20 masks to access new powers and solve puzzles. Turn back time to save Termina from an awful fate.
- Model: 12345
- SKU: 6538156
A plus...It's ok...Fun, nostalgic, classic....Ive been out of the pokemon games for a while, but I decided to get omega ruby because why not, I love the game but it's a bit confusing because like I mentioned ive been out for a while but the game its fun and it has lots of nice little features in the game that makes it funFirst launched in 2003 for the Game Boy Advance, Pokémon Ruby Version brought you compelling stories that made you thirst for more. Now, you can continue immersing yourself within the Pokémon franchise with Pokémon Omega Ruby — the latest in the catch-'em-all legacy. Experience a heart-pounding journey that challenges you to collect, battle and trade Pokémon as you fight to stop a nefarious group determined to alter the Hoenn region forever. Delve into a thrilling 3D world of action with Pokémon Omega Ruby. Travel to the Hoenn region, a land of stunning natural beauty, where a mysterious cave reveals a scene described in legends. Unleash the awe-inspiring power of Primal Reversion, a brand-new transformation experienced by Pokémon Groudon and Kyogre. Uncover the mind-blowing mysteries of Mega Evolution as more and more Pokémon achieve this ability. Experience intense, strikingly realistic visuals thanks to the 3D capabilities of your Nintendo 3DS. With so much to explore, you'll happily spend hours playing Pokémon Omega Ruby.
- Model: CTRP0AQE2
- SKU: 4901083
good !...Nice TV...Nostalgia and Greatness....This game is a must have and one of those games that is worth being passed down generations - I purchased this for my son and know that he will love this game just as I did as a kid.Revisit an old favorite and enjoy enhanced gameplay with Nintendo Selects: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina in Time for Nintendo DS. Join with Link once again in this digitally remastered game, and set off with him on a quest to destroy King Ganondorf in Nintendo Selects: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina in Time.
- Model: 12345
- SKU: 6540105
A plus...FUN FUN...Great game and nostalgic...This is a great remake of the classic game and a worthy follow-up to X & Y. I am a little disappointed in the removal of the character customization, but the rest of the game is remarkable.First launched in 2003 for the Game Boy Advance, Pokémon Sapphire Version brought you compelling stories that made you thirst for more. Now, you can continue immersing yourself within the Pokémon franchise with Pokémon Alpha Sapphire — the latest in the catch-'em-all legacy. Experience a heart-pounding journey that challenges you to collect, battle and trade Pokémon as you fight to stop a nefarious group determined to alter the Hoenn region forever. Delve into a thrilling 3D world of action with Pokémon Alpha Sapphire. Travel to the Hoenn region, a land of stunning natural beauty, where a mysterious cave reveals a scene described in legends. Unleash the awe-inspiring power of Primal Reversion, a brand-new transformation experienced by Pokémon Groudon and Kyogre. Uncover the mind-blowing mysteries of Mega Evolution as more and more Pokémon achieve this ability. Experience intense, strikingly realistic visuals thanks to the 3D capabilities of your Nintendo 3DS. With so much to explore, you'll happily spend hours playing Pokémon Alpha Sapphire.
- Model: CTRPABEE
- SKU: 5584573
So fun...Love it...Retro game-style with a fun new twist....This is a great game...I am not the best at video games and it challenges me without being too hard, but also find that others that are good at video games enjoy it as well.Dive right back into the Mushroom Kingdom for another classic gameplay experience with everyone's favorite characters, Mario and Luigi. Of course, Princess Peach has been kidnapped yet again by the malevolent Bowser, but the bros. have a new and gilded objective to complete: collect as many gold coins as humanly possible. Mushroom Kingdom glows with the light of mountains, caverns and even characters made of gold, and Mario will not rest until Peach is safe and the gold is his. You can still count on the action-packed fun that the Super Mario bros. franchise always brings to the table, but this time, with added golden opportunities like turning enemies into golden versions of themselves and a gold flower that gives Mario the ability to turn almost anything in his path into gold. This game keeps a running tally of every gold coin you've collected across all the levels so you can monitor your progress. Team up with a friend who can play as Luigi in the new two-player mode that allows you to use wireless Internet to tackle the adventure. Play in Coin Rush mode to see how many coins you can collect across three levels, and then challenge your friends to beat your record with StreetPass. No matter how you play, you'll soon be catching gold coin fever and the only cure is to grab your 3DS and play more New Super Mario Bros. 2.
- Model: E3 SKU
- SKU: 5323000
Love it...so cool...This is some great retro gaming action....It's been a while since a 2D Metroid has been released and this re-imagining of the Gameboy game is great way to bring Samus back and introduce people to the Metroid series.Lose yourself in a classic with Metroid: Samus Returns. This engaging adventure reimagines the virtual world seen in Nintendo’s 1991 Metroid for Game Boy and follows the adventures of bounty hunter Samus Aran. Defeat a menacing Metroid threat and access an array of brand new content when you play Metroid: Samus Returns on your Nintendo 3DS.
- Model: TEST
- SKU: 2856562
So fun...Love it...Blast of fun and nostalgia...Mario Kart 7 is a good racing game for the 3DS, and there's a lot of tracks and characters and kart customization options to choose from, which makes it to where you could play this game and all the tracks hundreds of times and not get bored.It's time to prepare your strategy and get your kart ready to race across the dusty desert course. The competition with be tough, but you've equipped your kart with giant tires so you can expertly careen through the off-road track. Racing takes strategy, customization and of course, skill and you have everything it takes to win the race and become a champion of Mushroom Kingdom. The race is on and the excitement of Mario Kart is back and now in stunning 3D on your Nintendo 3DS with Mario Kart 7. Reach new heights as your kart soars over track shortcuts with a special wing and plunges into the sea with a propeller. Customize your vehicle with accessories to suit the track, whether it be big tires for off-road tracks or small tires for city courses. Race as your Mii or one of your favorite Mushroom Kingdom characters, and take on exciting courses over a mountain road, through city streets, across a dusty desert, around new courses on Wuhu Island and in the jungles from Donkey Kong Country Returns. Compete with up to eight racers for fierce competition with your friends or other players around the world. The race is on.
- Model: TBD
- SKU: 8408072
So fun....Love it...Great throwback to my childhood....good game to play on the nintendo dsgood game to play on the nintendo dsgood game to play on the nintendo dsgood game to play on the nintendo dsgood game to play on the nintendo dsSet off on a thrilling 3D adventure that takes you to places the Pokémon franchise has never gone before. Pokémon Y travels to the breathtaking land of Kalos, a star-shaped, enchanting region brimming with stunning forests, buzzing cities and many brand-new Pokémon. Gaze upon the wonder of the iconic tower in the center of Lumiose City, as you battle, catch and add to your Pokédex an array of new Pokémon that join the 640 you've already encountered. The Trainer is only as good as his Pokémon, so get ready to fight for glory with the powerful new creatures at your fingertips in Pokémon Y. Meet Helioptile, a Normal- and Electric-type Pokémon who can generate powerful electricity from sun-bathing to power machinery. While it may display a lack of bravery, its robust Parabolic Charge move makes up for it when Helioptile attacks everything around it. Its HP is restored by half the damage taken by those hit for a significant addition to your Pokédex. Fletchling, a Normal- and Flying-type Pokémon, may take adversaries by surprise, since behind its beautiful chirp and friendly personality lies relentless battle attacks, such as Flame Charge. In addition to doing damage, Fletchling's speed increases every time it unleashes this move. Normally sporting a leaf in its mouth and an intimidating glare, Fighting-type Pokémon Pancham shows its softer side and lets out a smile when you pat its head. During battle, however, Pancham lets loose daunting moves, including Parting Shot, which not only lowers an opponent's Attack and Special Attack, but also allows Pancham to switch out for another Pokémon in a Trainer's party during battle. Discover a new method of transportation with Gogoat, a large Grass-type Pokémon who will gladly let you ride its back around Lumiose City. In battle, its Horn Leech move recovers HP equal to half the damage dealt by its move. With so much to explore and so many new Pokémon to acquire, you're sure to happily spend hours lost within the world of Pokémon Y.
- Model: CTRPBFR5
- SKU: 6195900
It's ok...Love it...Great Retro games...This game packs a punch with classic 8 but games with a twist.Play classic Nintendo titles in fun, new ways with the Nintendo Selects Ultimate NES Remix for Nintendo 3DS. Mashups of 16 games put your favorite heroes together for exciting battles and challenges, while 8-bit graphics bring back the authentic look of each game. With championship modes from Super Mario Brothers, Dr. Mario and Super Mario Brothers 3, the Nintendo Selects Ultimate NES Remix for Nintendo 3DS delivers countless hours of retro gaming fun.
- Model: TEST
- SKU: 2856641
So fun...SSB FTW...I really enjoy all the retro Nintendo characters....Although everyone, including myself, prefer the wii u version, I still think this is a pretty good game for the 3DS because it is a lot easier to take the game with you, plus you can use the game on the 3DS as a controller for the wii u version.Fans of the Super Smash Bros. franchise love the action-packed, fast-paced combat the games deliver, as well as the opportunity to take on some of the most beloved Nintendo characters in heated battle. Where else could you fight Mario, go head-to-head with Mega Man or take on Pikachu? Get ready to step into the ring once more in a stunningly rendered world where you — and your friends — can smash the competition. Return to an exciting world of epic battles with Super Smash Bros. as you fight your way through a host of fan-favorite opponents. Journey through striking stages inspired by the most popular classic Nintendo games. Challenge a host of familiar faces to battle, including Mario, Link, Samus and Pikachu, or take on new contenders, such as Mega Man, Little Mac and Palutena, the Goddess of Light from the Kid Icarus games. Leap into battle as your own personalized Mii characters. Dive into a thrilling new mode, exclusive to the Nintendo 3DS, Smash Run. Fight solo through a battlefield of enemies, and snatch up their dropped powerups before the clock runs out — and the real battle begins. Customize your fighter for when you're playing locally or online. Experience all the stunning beauty of the Super Smash Bros. world rendered in immersive 3D. Challenge family and friends locally or online, or seek out new competition from around the globe in online For Fun or For Glory matches. The battle is on — are you ready to fight your way to victory?
- Model: MARIO AND LUIGI SUPERSTAR BOWS
- SKU: 5323200
A hit!...A plus...Another great retro remake from GBA....Mario and Luigi r back brings me back to the good all days this remake is well worth it with a lot of added contentGo back to the Beanbean kingdom with Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions. A well-known classic reimagined for Nintendo 3DS, this adventure follows Mario, Luigi and Bowser on their quest to restore Princess Peach’s voice. Compatible with several game-centric amiibos, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions makes a great addition to any game collection.
- Model: CTRPAGG3
- SKU: 5408300
So fun...It's ok...Love the nostalgia and the new price point....It's an essential game in the 3DS' increasingly impressive line-up, and though I sometimes wished that it would leave me alone to explore more at my own pace, it's otherwise difficult to fault a game this detailed, absorbing and masterfully made.Explore haunted mansions with a favorite character in Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon for Nintendo 3DS. Face dark corners and challenging puzzles in five enormous homes, and capture supernatural creatures with the Poltergust 5000. Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon includes new gadgetry for more interesting game play.
- Model: DRAGON QUEST VII
- SKU: 4738300
Love it...So good...Really long game, but really feels nostalgic....It has all the classic elements you're looking for including a great story, but the game is also one of the longer games you'll come across and is well worth devoting a good amount of time to.Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past
- Model: CTRPBHRE
- SKU: 6115405
So fun!...Love it!...Great game for nostalgia...As the game name indicates, this game has a decent collection of great mini games from the past console Mario Party games, However, the game seemed to be just about those minigames: The party section of the game has been greatly shrunk and it feels kinda disappointing.Get the fun started in Mario Party: The Top 100 for the Nintendo 3DS. There are 100 mini-games to test your skills, and the download play feature lets up to four friends play using one game card. The favorites option in Mario Party: The Top 100 gets you to game play quickly.
- Model: CTRPAJHE
- SKU: 5620008
so fun...Not Bad...The game in itself was great and nostalgic...It allows for quick game play or longer depending on what you choose to do which is a huge perk for me since I often can't pick up a game and play for hours.Build and play in your own adventure world with Super Mario Maker for the Nintendo 3DS. Design challenging courses and share them via StreetPass or local wireless for other players to enjoy. Super Mario Maker has 100 built-in courses and lets you access more custom levels on Course World for never-ending fun and challenges.