New Nintendo 3DS Production Is Done For In Japan

Nintendo is currently ending production for the New Nintendo 3DS in Japan according to it’s website.

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It seems that only the regular version of the New Nintendo 3DS are no longer in production. No words yet on the larger (XL/LL) version or the other territories outside of Japan.

This is no surprising given the fact that Nintendo made a similar notice when Wii U ended it’s production last year.

July Xbox Update Adds Custom Gamerpics Support & More

Microsoft has begun releasing the July 2017 update for Xbox One users starting this week which adds a tons of new features.

  • Custom Gamerpics – The feature since been available to beta testers from March, now users can finally set their own gamerpics. (You can upload custom pics from console, or the Xbox app on your PC and smartphone.)
  • Custom club imagery – Additionally, you can now add a custom club profile pic and club background.
  • Mixer co-streaming – You can now co-stream via Mixer (formerly known as Beam) with up to three friends.
  • Instant Xbox profile sign-in – With one press a button on your own controller to sign you into the console. (Not sure if works when passcode are set.)
  • User-generated Killer Instinct tournaments – You can create your own Killer Insticnt tournaments in Arena.
  • iOS/Android App Update – Now you can check your Xbox Game Pass subscription info inside the app, changing region for browsing the Xbox store and more.

You can read more information from Xbox Wire or download the update now.

Microsoft Is Adding ‘Steam Gift’ Feature To Xbox One Store

Soon gamers will be able to buy games for their friends similar to how Steam’s gift feature works. Mike Ybarra (Xbox Vise Dependent) posted on Twiiter.

This has made a highly requested feature by fans from the Xbox One feedback site which made more than 4000+ votes over past few years. This may be come sooner than we expected, possibly more news to be announced at Gamescom due next month.

Sony Adds Support For PS4 Games On PC With PlayStation Now

Sony is planning on adding PS4 titles to it’s streaming services, which followed back from an announcement made back in March. Currently it only have a handful of PS4 titles given that it only supported PS3 titles from it’s initial launch.

  • Killzone Shadow Fall
  • God of War 3 Remastered
  • Saints Row IV: Re-Elected
  • WWE 2K16
  • Tropico 5
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV
  • F1 2015
  • Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition
  • Evolve
  • MX vs ATV Supercross Encore
  • Resogun
  • Helldivers
  • Broken Age
  • Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition
  • Grim Fandango Remastered
  • Akiba’s Beat
  • Castlestorm Definitive Edition
  • Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky
  • Nidhogg
  • Super Mega Baseball

If you live in the US, PS Now only costs $10/m and you can more than 500 titles through out the services and a free 7 day free trial is available to PS4/PC owners.