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Hone your artistic skills with the next installment of the popular Art
Academy franchise. New Art Academy offers brand new step by step
lessons that help artists of all levels learn to paint and draw. New
Art Academy guides you through drawing and painting techniques,
different visual principles and various artistic materials. Save your
masterpieces and build your own portfolio that can be shared with
friends via SpotPass and WiFi.
New Art Academy is enjoyed best with the New Nintendo 3DS XL console.
The Nintendo 3DS XL system offers a screen size that is 90% larger than
the Nintendo 3DS, meaning that you can be more accurate with your brush
strokes. The Nintendo 3DS XL's solid stylus is easier to hold making it
more comfortable to practice and perfect your style with New Art
Improve your skills and become and even more accomplished artist with
New Art Academy and Nintendo 3DS XL.
New Art Academy offers a wide selection of realistically behaving art
materials to master. Experiment with mixing colours or using the edge
of pencils and pastels on a scratchpad before adding to your
Use three grades of pencil (2B, HB, 2H) either pointed, or on the side
for shading, to sketch and draw. There are also erasers, charcoal and a
white pencil to complete the set.
Coloured Pencil Set
With over 100 different colours to choose from, the world is your
oyster with the coloured pencil set. Use them pointed or flat and if
you make a mistake, there are two types of eraser to fix your picture.
There are 17 fixed colour paint tubes, but the beauty of paint is that
you can mix up an endless variety of further shades - you can have up
to 80 available from your palette at any one time. Use the colour
matcher to identify a specific colour from a picture or the colour
wheel to find complementary shades and hues. There are two types of
brush - those with a rounded tip and those with a flat tip. There are
three sizes of both types and you can add different amounts of paint
and water to your brush to achieve the effect you desire.
Brand new to Art Academy, there are over 130 different pastels
featuring every colour of the rainbow. You can use them in three
different ways: use the point for detail work, the edge for graduated
effects or the flat side to fill in larger areas.
Vince is your guide in New Art Academy and he will teach you techniques
in a variety of lessons using different materials and source material.
Vince will take you through each lesson step-by-step, showing you
exactly how to use your paints, pastels or pencils and making sure you
grasp each stage thoroughly before moving on.
After you complete a core lesson, you'll be able to practice your new
skills further with additional mini lessons on each topic.
Users can show off their newly learnt skills in new Free Paint mode. In
this mode players are able to pick a canvas and run wild with their
imagination to create a unique masterpiece.
You and your friends and family can also create your own Custom Lessons
to share with each other. You can use any material you like - how about
a photo taken with your Nintendo 3DS cameras or an image you've saved
on your SD Card?
You can create up to 10 steps for a Custom Lesson, with each step
showing a new stage of your drawing, and add text to explain what
you're doing. When you're happy, you can share it with others via
The next era of Pokémon games has been announced! Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon are coming to the Nintendo 3DS family of systems in late 2016!
What will you do today? Take charge of an expansive farm near three unique and exciting towns and choose what kind of life to lead.
The original and best-selling farming/life sim returns for its 20th anniversary with a brand new adventure!
Take on the role of a young city slicker who has always wished for a life on the farm. Your dream leads you to a huge plot of open land just ready to be filled with crops, livestock, decorations, and more.
Your new farm is at the crossroads of three different towns. Westown, with its cows and corrals, has everything the classic frontier settler needs. Right next door is Lulukoko Town, a warm, friendly paradise to rival any tropical island. Rounding out the neighborhood is Tsuyukusa, a traditional Far Eastern village. Become friends with the residents and help them improve their towns, then connect to other farmers like you, locally or via internet, to chat and trade useful items.
Grow crops, raise adorable pets, become a renowned chef or fashionista, and even discover romance with the locals. It's all up to you in STORY OF SEASONS: Trio of Towns.
Put your Mii centre stage in a world full of possibilities. In Tomodachi Life, populate your very own island with the Mii characters of family, friends or anyone else you can think of. All kinds of quirky, unexpected things will happen on your island, so check back every day to see what life throws at your residents.
Experience a different side of the Animal Crossing world and a new way
to interact with your favourite Animal Crossing characters!
This new spin-off title in the Animal Crossing series focuses on the
decorating and home-designing aspects of the Animal Crossing games.
Animals will ask players to design houses for them, and it’s up to
designers-in-the-making to meet the animals’ requests by furnishing and
decorating their homes, turning their dream home into a reality.
Animals will tell you what kind of house they want to live in - listen
to their requests, then pick a style, choose furniture and decorations
and create a happy home for them.
Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer works with new amiibo cards which
feature characters from the Animal Crossing franchise.
By scanning a new Animal Crossing series amiibo card to a New Nintendo
3DS system or NFC reader/writer accessory, players can design a room
for that specific character on the card and scan additional character
cards to invite those characters to visit.
After selling millions and being a cultural phenomenon in Japan, Yo-Kai
Watch is coming to the UK for the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
The Yo-Kai Watch game is about hundreds of sometimes cute, sometimes
spooky, and usually mischievous Yo-kai that inhabit our world. Yo-kai
are not ghosts, monsters or creatures. Yo-kai are, quite simply,
Yo-kai. They cannot be seen by the human eye, but they are everywhere.
As you explore the world, use your Yo-kai Watch to find them, befriend
them, and turn them into a team to battle other Yo-kai. Befriending new
Yo-kai may not be so easy, though – in many cases, you will need to
battle with them and impress them during your battle. Each Yo-kai has
its own unique skills and strengths and you’ll use them to challenge
the evil Yo-kai and help people in need of solving daily problems.
Find, befriend and battle hundreds of Yo-kai.
Prepare for an epic adventure exploring a world filled with Pokémon in
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire for the Nintendo 3DS
family of systems.
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire will take players on a
journey like no other as they collect, battle and trade Pokémon while
trying to stop a shadowy group with plans to alter the Hoenn region
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds follows on from the story of
the 1992 Super NES instalment, telling a new story in the kingdom of
Hyrule. The 3D visuals of Nintendo 3DS bring a new layer of depth to
the game world, allowing you to experience heights like never before.
It might once have been difficult to tell the difference between floor
levels, but they are now quite clear, lending more realism to the
battles and dungeon exploration!
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds introduces an all-new set of
puzzles and dungeons! This time, Link can move across walls as if he
were painted on them. This changes your point of view completely,
allowing you to think in a new dimension and solve a fresh set of
Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire will take players on a journey like no other as they collect, battle and trade Pokémon while trying to stop a shadowy group with plans to alter the Hoenn region forever.
The brainchild of Yuji Naka and Zin Hasegawa
- Rodeo the Sky Soldier brings speed and adventure together in this new
journey through the sky
1,000 years ago, Emperor Gerardo of the Naga Empire sent an army of
machine soldiers to invade the sky kingdom of Garuda. Thanks to the
efforts of Princess Cecilia and Rodeo, a machine soldier who promised
to protect Garuda, Emperor Gerardo's assault was thwarted. In present
day, a spirited inventor named Ion discovers an abandoned robot that
has fallen into disrepair in the heart of a scorching desert. Upon
completing her repairs, the robot stirs to life and reveals itself to
be none other than Rodeo. Stunned to find himself in the future, Rodeo
learns that the Naga Empire is no more and that Garuda has known peace
for 1,000 years. But this peace was not meant to last, for the forces
of Naga have returned to wage war against Garuda. Remembering the
promise he made 1,000 years ago, Rodeo takes to the skies to defend
Garuda from the Naga Empire once again.
Welcome to the world of Pokémon! The Pokémon games are a series of role-playing games where you assume the role of a hero and set off on an exciting adventure with mysterious creatures called Pokémon! Beyond the exciting story, the series contains many social features, such as trading and battling with friends!
Tales of the Abyss is a Japanese Role-playing (RPG) for play on Nintendo 3DS. A complete port of the original Tales of the Abyss game version released on PS2, it features real-time battles utilizing the Tales game series' trademark Linear Motion Battle System, now with including "Flex Range" functionality, which allows for improved mobility and maneuverability of characters. Additional features include: multiple playable characters and character classes, a wide range of skills, spells and bonuses to use when leveling, adjustable 3DS visuals, an in-game economy and fully voiced anime cutscenes.
The highly popular LEGO® Ninjago videogame franchise is back with high-kicking action and adventure! LEGO® Ninjago: Nindroids comes to the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation®Vita this summer. Based on the first five new episodes of the animated TV series, "LEGO Ninjago Rebooted," players will battle and defend the New Ninjago City where the Ninjas face a technological threat by the evil Overlord and his robotic army of Nindroids. Using swift combo attacks, unique fighting moves, special weapons and new vehicles, the Ninjas must fight with all their might to save Ninjago.
The newest installment of the fan-favorite Mario Kart franchise brings Mushroom Kingdom racing fun into glorious 3D. For the first time, drivers explore new competitive kart possibilities, such as soaring through the skies or plunging to the depths of the sea. New courses, strategic new abilities and customizable karts bring the racing excitement to new heights.
A new life awaits you in the magical world of Disney! Meet and interact with over 60 of your favorite Disney characters while exploring the worlds of Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Aladdin, and Winnie the Pooh. When you can manage your own café filled with Disney magic and set off on ghost-hunting quests, your life becomes the adventure. Go customization-crazy! Build new furniture to decorate your café with, and your own personal room above it. Put together hundreds of Disney-themed outfits with collectable clothes and accessories for your avatar. You can even plant and harvest crops, learn new greetings, and collect Disney character cards. Or, collect magic wands and battle through ghost-filled forests and dungeons. And if that's not enough, you can get extra worlds, more items, and outfits as additional paid content. In other words, the magic never has to end.
For the first time ever, enjoy a complete life simulation experience in 3D on handheld with The Sims 3 for the Nintendo 3DS.
From the creators of the world’s most popular life simulator franchise, The Sims 3 is now maximized for a fully 3D world.
- First Complete Life Simulation from The Sims franchise on the Nintendo 3DS! Create any Sim you can imagine and control their lives. Control multiple Sims within your household and enjoy life’s special moments as you interact with their world.
- Build a Sim With Your Own Likeness! Use the 3DS camera to capture your own likeness and create yourself as a Sim. With the stylus, you can sculpt your Sims’ facial features, choose their hair styles and clothing and dictate their personalities. Trade your Sims with your friends! Through Nintendo StreetPass, trade your Sims with other 3DS owners!
- Travel to Different Zones with Your Sims! These zones will be unique destinations for your Sims and will contain community features and buildable lots for your Sims’ homes.
- Unlock all-new Karma Powers Wield the ultimate control over your Sims by interacting directly with the 3DS handheld. Blow into the handheld to unleash tranquil butterflies on your Sims or shake to trigger an earthquake. It all depends on how many Karma Points you have!
While driving, set off radar blasts to help discover dinosaur fossils
- Different buggies possess different features. A racing buggy, for example, goes fast and allows players to reach faraway places, while a carrier buggy is great for transporting more items.
- Unearth ancient dinosaur fossils that come to life and transform into Vivosaurs. Clean fossils using tools like hammers and drills on the Nintendo 3DS touch screen, but don’t be hasty: Carefully cleaning fossils makes the transformed Vivosaur more effective when it comes time to battle.
- Using local online play, players can explore and excavate the dig sites as a three-player team.
- Bring the Vivosaur you are training to join six-player local and online Vivosaur battles*, fighting three-on-
three in a stadium.
The best-selling LEGO Batman videogame franchise returns in an out-of-this-world, action-packed adventure! In LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, the Caped Crusader joins forces with the super heroes of the DC Comics universe and blasts off to outer space to stop the evil Brainiac from destroying Earth. Using the power of the Lantern Rings, Brainiac shrinks worlds to add to his twisted collection of miniature cities from across the universe. Now the greatest super heroes and the most cunning villains must unite and journey to different Lantern Worlds to collect the Lantern Rings and stop Brainiac before it's too late.
Showdown in the post-apocalyptic frontier
As a team, defend a post-apocalyptic wild west from an invasion of transforming rock monsters alongside your Mii™ character, Dillon the armadillo, and his squirrel engineer, Russ. Recruit hired gunners to back you up in battle, and then roll into fights and high-speed chases and take down waves of enemies as Dillon—the "Red Flash" himself!
Eighty years ago, a cataclysmic event devastated the world. Holed up in "The City" and outlying frontier towns, no survivor is safe now that a mysterious ship has unleashed an army of supercharged monsters. So, prepare for battle: gather resources by helping local businesses and winning races. Then stock up, man the towers, and strengthen barricades to protect each village's livestock! Discover new strategies to take out over 30 different types of enemies: some swim, some dig, some are electrified, poisonous, armored—even flying. Monsters transform into wheeled forms, racing into action-packed, high-speed chases!