Donkey Kong Stories June 20, 2016

These new Donkey Kong, Zelda and 8-bit Mario Bros-themed amiibo stands are some of the best we have seen

PDP makes its fair share of officially licensed Nintendo devices and gear from Wii U fight Pads to charging systems and even amiibo accessories. Its Mario Pipe amiibo stand is certainly one of the coolest ways to display your iconic plastic figures, and now the company has teamed up with Nintendo once again to launch 3 more options:

Donkey Kong Stories May 9, 2016

Vans and Nintendo team up for epic new line of NES-themed sneakers, apparel and more

Update (6/1 4:05pm): It looks like we are also getting a line of bags, clothes, backpacks, socks and hats, many of which with the same 8-bit style patterns as the previously mentioned shoes. You can get a closer look at some of them in the new gallery below, along with the incredible packaging for the shoes. Even better, the collection will launch in the US on Friday June 3rd. The line will be available via the official Vans website as of tomorrow.

Vans and Nintendo are coming together for a new line of retro NES themed sneakers. After a run of both Disney and Star Wars kicks were released previously, the new line will feature the classic Vans silhouettes adorned by iconic imagery from early Nintendo titles such as Mario Bros., Donkey Kong, The Legend of Zelda, Duck Hunt and more.

It looks like we will be getting the hi-top skate models along with the traditional lows and the classic Vans slip-ons hitting retail in June on June 3rd. Check out some of the colorways in the gallery below:

And here is a look at some of the apparel, and what might be one of the coolest shoe boxes we have ever seen:

Source: Solecollector via Gizmodo

Donkey Kong Stories March 8, 2016

A few weeks ago listings for a new batch of Nintendo Select titles were leaked by a Canadian retailer, followed by the official announcement and pricing details. Set for release on March 11th (this Friday), the new Select titles are now up for pre-order on Amazon and Best Buy. Better yet, the games are eligible for Amazon’s 20% off pre-orders and new releases promo. It’s not often we see first party Nintendo games go on sale this low, so it is nice to see some of the company’s solid library titles come available at the discounted rate.

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Donkey Kong Stories August 25, 2015

It’s time to head back to school, so you’ll want to be sure you’ve got the latest gear to start the school year off right. We’ve already rounded up the best Apple gear at 9to5Mac and you can always count on 9to5Google for the latest Android news and gear. Of course, at 9to5Toys we’re focused on bringing you the best deals on the web each day but today we’re focused on our favorite electronics, toys and deals to get the school year started.

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Donkey Kong Stories July 3, 2015

expiredGet access to every Nintendo 3DS game for only $65 shipped w/ this refurbished 2DS deal

Every once in a while, the official online Nintendo Store offers some great refurbished deals on its hardware and software. Many times the rarely discounted games and consoles drop down to some of the lowest price we ever see, and today is no exception:

Donkey Kong Stories February 11, 2015

expiredGames/Apps: Nintendo Donkey Kong, Yoshi and Princess amiibo figures $10 ea, Anodia $1 (Reg. $3), freebies, more

Update (2/11 12:49pm): After being “UPDATED for OS X Yosemite with a refreshed design, and all-new features,” Things task manager for Mac has now dropped from $49.99 to $39.99.

In today’s best game/app deals, we have spotted a few rare discounts on select amiibo figures at Best Buy and GameStop. Donkey Kong, Yoshi and Princess are available for $9.99 each, down from the regular $12.99 you’ll find at other retailers including Amazon. We are also noticing the sale at Walmart as well, but some figures are going out of stock. Outside of a previous, very limited one day Walmart sale on certain characters, this is the lowest price we’ve seen them go for and the current best price available.

Touch amiibo figures to the Wii U GamePad controller and watch them come to life and affect different games in surprising ways…In Super Smash Bros. for Wii U, you can battle, train, and level-up your amiibo figures.

You’ll find the rest of today’s best iOS/Mac deals below including Anodia: Unique Brick Breaker: $1 (Reg. $3), Louvre HD: FREE (Reg. $2), YoWindow Weather: FREE (Reg. $1) and more

Ongoing game deals/promotions:

Donkey Kong Stories January 6, 2015

The Internet Archive keeps raising its game, or at least adding more. After bringing back 900 classic arcade games last year, they’ve doubled down this week by offering close to 2,400 MS-DOS titles for free. These games are available to play right in your browser without any installation required…

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Donkey Kong Stories March 31, 2014

expiredGames/Apps: Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze $40 (Reg. $50), AC Pirates $2 (Reg. $5), Genius Scan+ $1, iOS freebies, more

Update: As part of its 15th Anniversary Promo for the Rollercoaster Tycoon Series, GOG is offering a bundle with Rollercoaster Tycoon Deluxe, Rollercoaster Tycoon 2: Triple Thrill Pack, and Rollercoaster Tycoon 3: Platinum on PC for $8.17 ($27+ in savings).

In today’s best game/app deals, Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze for Wii U drops to $40 (Reg. $50), matching its all time lowest price since release. The popular title features Cranky, Dixie, Diddy and Donkey Kong as playable characters and has garnered an 83/100 Metascore. This deal is available from both Amazon and Best Buy right now.

We also have some nice iOS deals today including Assassin’s Creed Pirates for $2 down from $5, Remoter VNC for $1 (Reg. $2) and Genius Scan+ – PDF Scanner for $1 (Reg. $5). Today’s freebies include Chess (Reg. $1), DataMan Next : Track Data Usage In Real-Time (Reg. $2) and Block vs Block (Reg. $3), among others. On Mac you can grab SnapNDrag Pro for $5 (Reg. $10).

Head below for the rest of today’s discounts and freebies:

Donkey Kong Stories February 13, 2014

Updates:

In today’s best game/app deals, Newegg is offering a $5 credit on pre-orders for Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze (the credit will be automatically be added to your cart), the highly rated Wipeout and Phase 10 for iOS drop to $1 each along with Skip-Bo, and Guitar Hero for iPhone dropped from $3 to $1. Newegg is also offering a $10 credit on Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 preorders. Again, it will be auto added to your cart.

Rovio recently announced the latest edition to its Angry Birds empire with Angry Birds Stella, focusing on a female protagonist and her friends. Details on what we might be able to expect with the title as far as gameplay are still thin, but we know it is scheduled to launch this fall.

Be sure to head below for today’s batch of iOS discounts and freebies:

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