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NHL scores 2014: Blues lose Brodeur's debut, Islanders spoil Alfredsson's retirement

Not even aging NHL legends can slow the Preds and Isles down right now.<p>When it comes to the NHL's surprise teams, slowing down doesn't seem to be an option when NHL legends are involved.<p>The Nashville Predators and New York Islanders both worked to spoil the spotlight (and the narrative) away from …

NHL: 4 stories from Thursday night

It was an eventful Thursday night in the NHL with Daniel Alfredsson's retirement ceremony, the return of Martin Brodeur, and a couple Canadian teams …

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This fan-made Super Smash Bros. trailer is amazing ... and a little creepy

Equal parts intriguing and creepy, this fan-made trailer for <i>Super Smash Bros</i>. stars Nintendo's iconic Mario making his way through the streets of the real Tokyo on his way to a race.<p>Creator Dean Wright said it took him about a month to create the mash-up.

Check out Super Smash Bros. for Wii U's 8-player mode in action

We're just about a month out to the release of <i>Super Smash Bros. for Wii U</i>. Last night, Nintendo let us get our hands on the game to try out some of its new features, including the amiibo figures, eight player mode and level editor.<p>Check out the video above for our impressions on all the new stuff, …

Nintendo Unveils Gamecube Controller Adapter for Wii U Super Smash Bros.

Nintendo has always been a company known for looking to their past successes for present day offerings, and that couldn’t be more clearly the case with their announcement today. They’ve just unveiled a new Wii U adapter that will allow players to use original Gamecube controllers to play the new …

Nintendo holds first Super Smash Bros. Invitational at E3 2014

Nintendo gave fans a taste of one of its most anticipated titles today with the first ever Super Smash Bros. Invitational. In a competition among 16 players, Gonzalo "ZeRo" Barrios was the ultimate victor, besting Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedema in a final one-on-one match.<p>Held at the Nokia Theater …

Fire Emblem's Ike joins the Super Smash Bros. roster on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS

Ike, a reoccurring character in Intelligent Systems' Fire Emblem role-playing game series, will join the cast of <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS, according to an update on the series' official website.<p>Ike served as the protagonist in the 2005 GameCube installment <i>Fire Emblem: Path of</i> …

When Super Smash Bros. and WWE collide, things get very weird

Have you ever wondered what it would look like if more humanoid versions of Sonic the Hedgehog, Pikachu and Pac-Man tried to punch each other out in a wrestling ring?<p>YouTube user "madagascarsan" got creative with WWE's Create a Wrestler feature, recreating characters from the upcoming <i>Super Smash</i> …

Super Smash Bros. Wii U and 3DS | Polygon E3 2014

Read these too!<p>How Nintendo makes its amiibo toys play for Wii U<p>Pac-Man headed to Super Smash Bros., Mr. Game & Watch teased (update)<p>Nintendo at E3 2014: All the news, direct to you<p>In the palm of your hand<p>There's novelty of being able to carry Nintendo’s famous brawler wherever you go, but the …

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will properly mirror certain characters

Some of the characters in <i>Super Smash Bros. for Wii U</i> will be properly mirrored as to their facing direction, said game director Masahiro Sakurai in a Miiverse post today.<p>That means that regardless of whether a fighter is facing left or right, their arms and legs will look the way they should in …

Another Smash Bros. option? This beast of an arcade stick clamps straight on to your 3DS XL

Mobile fighting-game fans now have two interesting options for brawling on Nintendo’s handheld consoles.<p>The first is the GameCube-controller hack for 2DS we reported on yesterday, and the second is this chunky-looking arcade stick designed to fit straight on the 3DS XL.<p>Of course, whether you can …

Black, white and red, this Super Smash Bros. 3DS is gorgeous (update)

No word on whether this is hitting North America yet, but Nintendo of Europe announced a limited edition <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> 3DS XL bundle today.<p>The set comes with a copy of the game and a stunning Smash Bros.-themed 3DS XL. The pack is set for an Oct. 3 release, but no price was mentioned. We've …

Rumor: Smash Bros. roster leaks; you can finally shoot the Duck Hunt dog

Convincing video footage shows Bowser Jr., Xenoblade protagonist as new fighters.<p>The next entries in the <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> fighting franchise, a …

Shulk Confirmed For Super Smash Bros. on Wii U and 3DS

The rumours were true.<p>Xenoblade Chronicles' fighter Shulk has been confirmed as a playable fighter in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. title for Wii U …

Watch Nintendo broadcast the 3DS Super Smash Bros. for hours right here

Nintendo apparently wants to spend all of Friday playing video games, but don’t worry, it’s going to let you watch.<p>The publisher is going to livestream a handful of big upcoming releases starting at 10 a.m. Pacific today. The Nintendo Treehouse, which is the section of Nintendo of America …

Demo - Super Smash Bros. for Wii U / 3DS Wiki Guide - IGN

Exit Theatre Mode<p>Nintendo has made a <b>Demo</b> for Super Smash Bros. for 3DS available on the eShop on September 19th, 2014. This demo contains a select …

Rumor: Super Smash Bros. on Wii U launches Nov. 21

Cards printed up by the Pacific Northwest mega-mart Fred Meyer and handed out for preorders of <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> for the Wii U say the game is launching on Friday, Nov. 21, according to a Twitter user who got his money down on Friday.<p><i>Super Smash Bros.</i> launched on the 3DS in Japan on Friday and comes …

Ice Climbers Were Cut From Smash Bros. Due to 3DS Limitations

Plus, Sakurai explains the game's staggered release.<p>The Ice Climbers were removed from the upcoming Super Smash Bros. after the development team was …

Super Smash Bros. 3DS XL Unboxing

We take a closer look at the newest custom 3DS available at retail.<p>Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is coming to the West on October 4, but you don’t …

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS is the Melee sequel we've waited for (review)

<i>Check out our</i> <i>Reviews Vault</i> <i>for past game reviews.</i><p>Before we go any further, it’s important that you know how much I love Smash Bros., Nintendo’s crossover fighting game franchise that has up to four players beating each other silly.<p>I can’t think of another series I’ve put more hours into. My friends …

Check Out The Official Boxart For The Wii U Smash Bros. Controller

Smash Bros. fans rejoice, as boxart for the new Wii U-GameCube-hybrid controller has been revealed.<p>Retail juggernaut Amazon has updated its listing …

Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS Review Roundup: Should You Buy It?

Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS reviews rounded up<p><i>Super Smash Bros</i> for the Nintendo 3DS, the first from the series to hit handheld devices, is …

'Madden NFL 15' Cover Vote Finalists Revealed

The battle to be on the cover of <i>Madden NFL 15</i> is down to two. The next week of voting will decide who wins between Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks and Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers.<p>ESPN announced the finalists on Twitter:<p>While the bracket started with 16 players at various positions, …

Kyle Shanahan: Manziel like RG III

Kyle Shanahan likes what he sees so far from Johnny Manziel, saying that the Cleveland Browns rookie reminds him of Robert Griffin III.<p>Shanahan, who …

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5 NFL Teams Set for Breakout Seasons in 2014

In every season since the NFL expansion of 1995, no fewer than four teams have reached the playoffs after failing to reach the postseason the previous year.<p>For as long as the NFC South has existed, the division has never had a repeat champion.<p>These are great testaments to the playoff parity that …

Madden NFL 15 cover decision down to two players

The final round of the fan-voted contest for the cover of Madden NFL 15 is underway, pitting defensive back Richard Sherman of the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks versus Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.<p>Voting will end on Friday and the winner will be announced in the 6 p.m. ET edition …

How New Helmet Technology Will Make the NFL and NHL Safer

Concussions remain a serious issue in sports, and with the recent White House concussion summit, the discussion has been raised a notch.<p>For the NFL and football at other levels, as well as other collision sports like hockey, the problem is existential. Youth football saw a significant decrease in …

The NFL Is Closer To Returning To Los Angeles In 2020

With the recent passing of Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson, a trust has been set up to sell the team and finding the highest bidder may take precedence over finding an owner willing to keep the team in Buffalo.<p>Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz (the Bills' lease is with Erie County) told WBEN …

Dan Marino to withdraw concussion lawsuit against NFL

Dan Marino, the legendary Miami Dolphins Hall of Fame quarterback, intends to withdraw from a lawsuit against the NFL for concussions.<p>The Los Angeles Times reported on Monday that the former quarterback joined 14 other players to sue the league.<p>According to a source, Marino, 52, and his lawyers …