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AboutJustin Sharp, Author at Pure Nintendo

Justin Sharp

Justin Sharp

Pure Nintendo founder and all around Nintendo geek. User-Interface Developer by day, Nintendo gamer and Pure Nintendo maintainer by night. Proud owner of almost every Nintendo system built including GB, GB Pocket, GBC, GBA, GBA SP, GB Micro, DS Phat, DS Lite, DSi, 2 NES's, SNES, N64, Gamecube, Wii, 3DS, 3DS XL and a Wii U. Favorite franchises: Legend of Zelda, Metroid, Mario. NNID: purely_justin

Posts By Justin Sharp

Unboxing: New Nintendo 3DS XL – Majora’s Mask Edition + My Launch Day Experience

February 17, 2015 |

I was very fortunate to pick up a Majora’s Mask Edition New 3DS XL this past Friday with the help of my wife Katelyn.  You can check out an unboxing of the limited edition system above.  The preorders for the … Read More

PR: Nintendo Supports Independent Game Developers at IndieCade East

February 13, 2015 |

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Nintendo is heading to IndieCade East this weekend to showcase some of the coolest independent video games for its systems. IndieCade East also gives Nintendo an opportunity to meet with as many East Coast developers as possible. … Read More

PN Review: Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (3DS)

February 13, 2015 | 4

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate is a large step forward for the Monster Hunter series.  Not only is it the first handheld Monster Hunter game with built-in online features, it also further enhances the gameplay by introducing new ways for … Read More

PR: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems (NA)

February 12, 2015 | 1

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:

In The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D, a masked Skull Kid drags Link into the world of Termina, where the moon is falling from the sky. … Read More

PR: Save the World from a Terrible Fate in The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D

February 12, 2015 |

Play on the New Nintendo 3DS XL System to Experience Enhanced Features

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– “Dawn of the First Day. 72 Hours Remain.” With these iconic words, Link begins his suspenseful three-day journey to save the world from a crashing … Read More

KnapNok Games and Nifflas’ Games team up for a hype discount

February 11, 2015 |

Copenhagen, February 11th 2015 – Copenhagen-based games studio KnapNok Games and Swedish developer Nifflas’ Games have teamed up to offer a special 50% discount on two of their Wii U eShop downloadable titles, Spin the Bottle: Bumpie’s Party and Knytt Underground.

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New Trailer: First Local Nine-Player Wii U Game, Runbow, New Art and Gameplay

February 11, 2015 |

13AM Games to Reveal Brand New Features for Runbow at the 2015 Game Developers Conference and PAX East 

Toronto – February 11, 2015 – Independent video game developer 13AM Games announced today that it will unveil a bevy of new features … Read More

Xenoblade Chronicles X Presentation on February 6

February 2, 2015 |

For those who are champing at the bit for more Xenoblade Chronicles X info, Nintendo has announced a live-stream presentation for February 6 in Japan. The live stream will air at the following times:

Europe: 2pm UK: 1pm North America … Read More

New Pokken Tournament Gameplay and Art

January 23, 2015 | 1

It’s been a few months since we saw Lucario and Machamp battling it out in our first look at Pokken Tournament, and the silence has finally been broken with some new gameplay footage and artwork for the game.  The footage … Read More

PR: Nintendo Debuts New Nintendo 3DS XL During PAX South

January 20, 2015 |

If you live near San Antonio or are going to be there this weekend, you are in luck!  Nintendo is showcasing the New Nintendo 3DS XL at PAX South and attendees will be able to go hands-on with the new … Read More


Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate 3DS Demo Codes in the Wild, Share Here

January 16, 2015 | 38

We posted a tweet about it yesterday but I know a lot of folks want a place to share their codes on our site so here it is.  If you have any extra Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate demo codes and … Read More

New Tour Dates for The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses – Master Quest

January 13, 2015 | 7

For those who didn’t know, the Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses is coming back for another year of orchestral bliss.  The initial tour dates were announced awhile ago but there have been new dates and cities added to … Read More

Rumor: Ad lists New 3DS for release on Feb. 13

January 13, 2015 |

We won’t have to wait very long to confirm this rumor.  We had already heard of a February 13 release date for the new 3DS and this promotional graphic adds fuel to that fire.

The graphic also shows Majora’s … Read More

PN Review: Chariot (Wii U)

January 9, 2015 | 1

Chariot is a new 2D platformer built around a unique concept.  Instead of running and jumping wildly through levels stomping enemies like a Mario or Donkey Kong Country game, players will instead be hauling around a large funeral chariot … Read More

PN Review: LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (Wii U)

December 23, 2014 |

I don’t have any prior experience with the Lego Batman series which is good and bad.  I don’t have any prior knowledge that could cloud my judgement on the game but I also don’t know if they’ve improved/deprecated anything … Read More

PN Review: LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (3DS)

December 23, 2014 |

I don’t have any prior experience with the Lego Batman series which is good and bad.  I don’t have any prior knowledge that could cloud my judgement on the game but I also don’t know if they’ve improved/deprecated anything … Read More

PN Review: Watch_Dogs Wii U

December 22, 2014 |

Watch_Dogs for the Wii U is a game that, to many, Ubisoft put on the back burner.  It released about 6 months after the other versions of the game and had little to no attention save for the featured … Read More

PR: Holiday Shopping Gets a Nintendo Power-Up at Malls Across the U.S.

November 17, 2014 |

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Friendly faces from the Nintendo family, including Mario, Luigi and Pikachu, will deliver an unexpected shot of joy to the holiday shopping season. From Nov. 24 through Dec. 21, Nintendo will visit 16 malls across the country … Read More