Umihara Kawase is a highly regarded puzzle-platformer series which first started life on the Super Famicom. This hidden gem features intuitive gameplay where by you must make the most of an unusual fishing rod come grappling hook mechanism - one which is reeling in a return to the Nintendo 3DS with Sayonara Umihara Kawase.
In what might be the most unexpected news of the year so far, Sega have decided to return to the hardware market. Having partnered up with Japanese PC retailer Enterbrain, Sega are due to release a series of Netbooks. What makes these so appealing though is that they happen to be branded up in the style of a classic Sega console.
We're fast coming up to the thirtieth anniversary of the Famicom's Japanese launch and to celebrate Nintendo is offering a slew of classic 8-bit titles at a truly spectacular price. From now until the official anniversary in July, one classic Nintendo title per month will be made available to download for 30 of your English pence.