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Club Nintendo closing in all regions, new rewards program coming soon

Europe

Product registration cards no longer added to packaged software from April 1.
Digital games bought on eShop no longer registered from April 20.
Club Nintendo to end on September 30. All features, including spending earned Stars on catalogue items, will cease.
Users who move to the new service (to be announced) during the launch period will receive Flipnote Studio 3D for free.
Current Club Nintendo members are advised to spend all their remaining Stars before September 30. New items will continue to be added to the catalogue in the coming months.

America

31 March is last day to "sign up for a Club Nintendo membership, register products, complete surveys, register for a warranty extension, earn Coins, and qualify for Elite Status.
Last day to select a 2015 Elite Status gift (to be confirmed) is April 30.
Last day to redeem Coins for rewards or downloadable games is June 30.
Last day to redeem Club Nintendo download codes in the Nintendo eShop is July 31.
All Club Nintendo members to receive a free download code for Flipnote Studio 3D (exclusive to Club Nintendo) in February 2015.

Japan

Product registration cards no longer added to packaged software from February 1.
Club Nintendo points can be no longer registered from April 20.
Club Nintendo to end on September 30. All features, including spending earned points on catalogue items, will cease.
Current Club Nintendo members are advised to spend all their remaining points before September 30. New items will continue to be added to the catalogue in the coming months.

via Kotaku

Discuss in the forums.

Metal Mario Wii wheel headed to Japan

Metal! *headbangs*

Surely an odd choice as the Mario, Luigi, and Peach Wii wheels all have character themed Wii remotes to go with them and Metal Mario does not. Included instead is a decal.

Wind Waker Ganondorf up for preorder

You can preorder the regular for $250 or the exclusive for $270. The edition size for both is TBD and collectors can rest easy knowing they'll have room to display these because the Wind Waker line is 1/6th scale.

First 4 Figures reveals Modern Super Sonic

Revealed at the Weston Super Sonic convention. Preorders set to open sometime this year.

PlayStation 4 limited edition round-up

The first 6 are Disgaea 5 themed systems. There are 3 designs available in either black or white. First up is the Prinny design, there's also a male and female design.

Next up is a red and black Final Fantasy Type-0 Suzaku edition. Set for release on March 19th and as usual with most cool special editions, this one is Japan only.

Finally is a special China only Dragon edition to commemorate the launch of the PS4 in China.

Sources:
Disgaea 5 via Hardcore Gamer
Final Fantasy via Dual Shockers
China Dragon via Kotaku

Toon Ganondorf Statue preorders open Tuesday

Toon 'dorf

New Zelda Windwaker Series in-coming, starting with Ganondorf! Pre-orders go live Tuesday 20th Jan 2015 only at First4Figures.com! This is a new range so all new low numbers are available. See you then!

As usual, a live countdown will be happening on their Facebook page. See you then and good luck getting a low number!

Koopa and Kinopio Kontrollers Koming to Kyoto...

bowsertoad

...and pretty much everywhere else in Japan. Set for release March 12 for 3,619¥. It's unknown if these will be heading stateside as we're still waiting on the Yoshi remote.

With re-sellers snatching up Amiibos and the recently announced Majora's Mask New 3DS, I suggest pre-ordering ASAP.

Nintendo releases Ambassador edition New 3DS in Europe

ambassador

Nintendo has been quiet on a release date for the New Nintendo 3DS & New Nintendo 3DS XL release dates here in North America and Europe. However Europe getting a special edition before its official release and is available to select Club Nintendo members £180. Prices for the system are already rising on eBay.

HORI announces Peach themed racing wheel

peach

Set for release on January 12th, this will go perfectly with the Peach Wii Remote. Hopefully America gets the Yoshi remote and a matching racing wheel. Preorder yours here.

Think Geek's Mega Buster Replica finally available

mm buster

As shown at SDCC, the Mega Buster is finally available to order.

Get yours here!

KidRobot delays and cancels some of the upcoming Megaman line

As previously mentioned, Kid Robot was looking to bring about 2 7-inch figures and a set of mini figures and keychains. The larger figures have been pushed back into mid-2015 and the mini figures and keychains have been cancelled.

Via Rockman Corner

ThinkGeek brings some more Megaman merch

pins!

Not content with just their Buster Gun Replica, ThinkGeek reveals more Megaman stuff. There are 2 sets, 8-bit and anime, both sets say series 1 so let's patiently wait until series 2.

Order yours here!

Premium Megaman X figure incoming

MMX

Initially shown at New York Comic-Con, this is anew premium figure from a start-up company, TruForce Collectibles. No word on a release date yet but a Kickstarter will open sometime soon. Hopefully any future releases don't require one. We'll update you when the Kickstarter starts.

Kirby watches headed to Japan

watch this

Set for release in December. No word on a site to preorder, so keep your eyes peeled on Yahoo! Japan.

via GoNintendo

Sanei releasing Mega Man plushes

megaman protoman rush

Included in the set are 2 sizes of Mega Man, Proto Man, and Mega Man's trusty sidekick Rush. These are set for release in December.

Discuss in the forums!

Thanks Stella!

Captain Toad plushes you don't have to track down

12

Set to release in December, the standing and sitting plushes are priced at 1,860 yen and 1,450 yen at AmiAmi right now. Click the pic to order your own and start hunting for treasure!

Thanks Stella!

Gaming Heads reveals Fear Kratos bust

FEAR!

The second in the series and also the most limited statue Gaming Heads has made so far at only 100. Get yours here before they sell out! Although at nearly $600, it may take a while.

Capcom announces 2 more Megaman statues at SDCC 2014

mm helmets

Debuting at SDCC 2014 next week, this limited edition helmet replica, in classic Blue Bomber + Red/White colors! Standing about 10" tall and 5" wide, this chrome resin collectible also lights up via USB.

Hopefully they'll do like they did with the other statues and open orders on the Capcom store. If not, eBay here I come!

Via The MM Facebook page

Sony unveils 2 more special edition PS4s

destiny

last of us

Both systems once again just replace the HDD cover, but the Destiny edition does look pretty good. Each one includes the respective game with the Destiny edition hitting Japanese stores on September 11th, and The Last Of Us edition comes out August 21st.

Sony Releases Frozen Edition PS4 in Japan

Let it go

As has been the theme with special edition PS4s, this version just has a different HDD cover.