Kid Icarus: Uprising

Kid Icarus: Uprising for 3DS

On: 3DS

The classic franchise returns after a great absence.

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8Out of 10


Kid Icarus Uprising studio has been closed

The studio was formed in 2009 by Masahiro Sakurai, with the help of investment by Nintendo and Sakurai's Sora studio.

1 Publish date Jul 11 2012

Kid Icarus director defends control scheme

Kid Icarus Uprising was received pretty well, but its control system proved too problematic for some gamers. However, the game's director Masahiro Sakurai isn''t sure how this could have been improved.

1 Publish date May 4 2012

Additional Kid Icarus AR Idol Cards coming to Europe

Kid Icarus: Uprising will soon be extended with the release of additional AR Idol Cards in Europe, Nintendo has announced.

Publish date Apr 23 2012

Mass Effect 3 smashes one million first month sales in the US

Mass Effect 3 sold over one million copies during its first month on sales in the US, topping the video game chart for the five week period ended March 31, 2012, the NPD Group has revealed.

Publish date Apr 13 2012

3DS hardware sales boosted in Japan by Kid Icarus

The Nintendo 3DS saw a 50 per cent boost in sales last week thanks to the launch of long-time coming Kid Icarus: Uprising, Media Create reports.

Publish date Mar 29 2012

UK Video Game Chart: FIFA Street too strong for Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

FIFA Street holds on at the top of the All Formats All Prices UK video game chart, despite a 44 per cent dip in sales and a busy week of new releases.

Publish date Mar 26 2012

Kid Icarus not available at GAME and gamestation

GAME and gamestation will not be stocking Nintendo's 3DS action title Kid Icarus Uprising, Nintendo has confirmed.

7 Publish date Mar 14 2012

Kid Icarus: Uprising multiplayer details revealed

Nintendo has revealed new details on the different multiplayer modes in Kid Icarus: Uprising, including information on StreetPass functionality.

Publish date Feb 22 2012

Kid Icarus: Uprising UK release confirmed for March 23

Kid Icarus: Uprising, one of the first games to be shown off for Nintendo 3DS, will finally be released in the UK on March 23, Nintendo has announced.

2 Publish date Jan 25 2012

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Game Stats

Release Date: 23/03/2012
Publisher: Nintendo
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 12+
Site Rank: 954 118
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