Kid Icarus: Uprising launches exclusively on Nintendo 3DS on 23 rd March 2012 and, in a first for Nintendo, new details about the game are being released direct to fans by game designer Masahiro Sakurai via a dedicated Twitter account.
Since the launch of the Kid Icarus: Uprising twitter feed on 22 nd February, Mr Sakurai has been revealing details about the young hero Pit; tips on how to move, aim and attack; how to defeat enemies such as Coral; and most importantly, the nine types of weapons including: Blades, Staves, Claws, Bows, Palms, Clubs, Cannons, Orbitars & Arms. Pit first appeared 25 years ago in the original Kid Icarus game (currently available on the Nintendo eShop) and most recently in Super Smash Bros. Brawl on Wii.
Mr Sakurai will continue to release exclusive information in the run up to launch, so follow him on @KidIcarusUK to stay up-to-date with the biggest title to launch on Nintendo 3DS in 2012.
You can also view the new extended trailer for Kid Icarus: Uprising here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5M8WdnltnY&list=UUwU4_YJ6Pj5x0T20Y5PDUVw&index=1&feature=plcp
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All Kid Icarus Uprising assets are available from: http://assetslibrary.nintendo.co.uk/
Kid Icarus: Uprising launches on Nintendo 3DS across Europe on 23 rd March. For more information, please visit: http://www.nintendo.co.uk/kidicarus