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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


Chat-A-Lot, a voice & text application coming to 3DS on Nov. 20

November 17, 2014 |

Krakow, POLAND – Teyon and Japanese software developers, WaiS Co. Ltd. and Location Inc., today official announced the upcoming release of Chat-A-Lot, a voice and text chat-application for the Nintendo 3DSTM. The application will become available in the American Nintendo … Read More

PN Review: Tetrobot and Co.

November 14, 2014 |

Tetrobot and Co. is a new puzzle game for the Wii U that deals with all kinds of matter.  Players take control of a Psychobot as it tries to fix various Tetrobots (cube-like robots).  There isn’t much of a … Read More

PR: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is 10th Nintendo 3DS Game to Sell 1 Million Units

November 14, 2014 | 1

It’s official: Smash is a smash. Despite only being on the market for a little more than a month, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS has already sold 1.2 million combined physical and digital units in the U.S alone. The … Read More

PR: ZaciSa’s Last Stand Demo releases Nov 20th with $1.49 Sale

November 11, 2014 |

The demo of ZaciSa’s Last Stand now has a release date for November 20th 2014 for the Nintendo Wii U eShop! Featuring a glimpse of what the game is like, will feature four maps (Space Station 001, Hyperspace, Cir’ce Station, … Read More

(Updated with trailers) PR: Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric & Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal Hit Stores Nationwide

November 11, 2014 |

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif (November 11, 2014) –SEGA® of America, Inc., a leading worldwide developer and publisher of video games, today announced that Sonic Boom™: Rise of Lyric and Sonic Boom™: Shattered Crystal are now available at retailers nationwide. Following the … Read More

PN Review: Pokémon Art Academy

October 29, 2014 |

I have always loved drawing.  Ever since I was little I wanted to become an artist some day.  In fact, whenever I played the board game ‘Life’, I always tried to get the Artist as my occupation and then … Read More

PR: Nintendo Unveils Over 50 New Features and Other Details for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

October 23, 2014 |

For the First Time in the Series, Eight Players Can Join the Mayhem at Once

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Today Nintendo unleashed a deluge of information about its upcoming Super Smash Bros. for Wii U game, including an eight-player mode, the … Read More

PR: A World of Keflings Set to be Released on Wii U

October 22, 2014 |

A World of Keflings Set to be Released on Wii U – More than 7 million people have already experienced Kefling games.

OREM, Utah (Oct. 21 , 2014) – NinjaBee’s bestselling Keflings are set to be released on the Wii U … Read More

Wii U 5.2.0 Update Now Available, Adds Folders

September 29, 2014 | 3

Folders have been one of the longest standing feature requests for the Wii U since the launch almost 2 years ago.  Now, with version 5.2.0, Nintendo has finally added folders to the Wii U that allow owners to organize their games … Read More

Pure Nintendo Interviews Nintendo of America’s Marc Franklin

September 19, 2014 |

Editor’s Note: At E3 2014 this year, we had the great pleasure of interviewing Marc Franklin, Senior Director of Public Relations at Nintendo of America.  We discussed a lot of Nintendo’s E3 announcements as well as his personal favorite Nintendo series.

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Pokemon Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire Trailer – New Mega-Evolved Pokémon and more

September 12, 2014 |

Updated with more artwork and screenshots:

Legendary Pokémon Rayquaza Joins Groudon and Kyogre in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

True powers of Groudon and Kyogre revealed; Mega Camerupt, Mega Sharpedo, and Mega Gallade make their debut in the Hoenn … Read More

Bayonetta 2 Direct – Sept. 4 at 3pm PT/6pm ET

September 2, 2014 | 1

Nintendo just announced a new Direct that will be focused on Bayonetta 2.  The Direct will take place this Thursday, September 4 at 3pm PT/6pm ET.  We’ll have the live updates as the Direct airs on Thursday.

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PR: Mario Kart 8 DLC to cost $7.99 per pack, $11.99 for both

August 26, 2014 | 4

REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Two new downloadable content packs will take the world of Mario Kart 8 in directions the franchise has never seen before, while significantly expanding game-play options. The packs, which launch this fall and in spring of … Read More

New Pokemon Game – Pokken Tournament Announced for Arcades

August 26, 2014 | 2

We knew there would be a big Pokemon game announced today and it looks like it’s the Pokemon fighting game teased last year.  The game is being co-developed by Namco Bandai and the name Pokken is a combination of Pokemon … Read More

Adventures of Pip – Kickstarter Reboot Trailer

August 20, 2014 |

The folks over @TicTocGames have just launched a new Kickstarter for ‘Adventures of Pip’ which is coming to the Wii U.  The game is about a single pixel that evolves as the game progresses.  The graphics are very much inspired … Read More

PR: SteamWorld Dig hits the Wii U on August 28

August 20, 2014 |

– Press release — Gothenburg, Sweden. August 19, 2014

Howdy partner!

Following its massive success on Nintendo 3DS™, SteamWorld Dig now comes to Wii U™! We’ve listened to our fans … Read More

PN Review: Wii Sports Club Baseball & Boxing

July 30, 2014 | 3

I had originally planned to review Wii Sports Club: Baseball and Boxing separately, but they are currently sold together as a single Club Pass for $9.99. There isn’t an option to purchase one without the other. In contrast, the other … Read More

PN Review: Kirby Triple Deluxe

June 25, 2014 | 3

It seems like we’ve been getting a lot of new Kirby games lately and you won’t hear me complaining. I’ve always really enjoyed the Kirby series especially the more recent games: Kirby’s Epic Yarn and Kirby’s Return to Dreamland. Now, … Read More