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Yoshi's New Island looks a bit better in this trailer

4:29 PM on 02.13.2014 // Jordan Devore
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Releasing March 14, 2014 for 3DS

Yoshi's New Island is looking much better in this new trailer from today's Nintendo Direct presentation than it did in prior videos (though that's not saying a whole lot). This time around, we get to see new mechanics like metal giant eggs which allow Yoshi to sink underwater, a hyper dash move, and wings that let Yoshi hover even more than normal.

I'm still put off by the music and the transformation sections -- they just plain don't look, well, fun -- but I have warmed up to the art style after seeing the game in 3D.




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destructoid's previous coverage:
Yoshi's New Island


  Jul 21

Best Buy is doing buy one, get one for 3DS games this week

It's a mostly good selection of games, at that


  Mar 13

Review: Yoshi's New Island

'New' is going a bit too far


  Mar 11

This live action Yoshi commercial is bonkers

Yoshi wrecks this kid's backyard, what an asshole


  Mar 03

See 19 minutes of Yoshi's New Island for yourself

Play them all at once and see how long the overlapping music takes to drive you insane.


  Feb 27

Meet Yoshi's New Island, same as the old island

I landed on Yoshi's New Island & knew just what I'd Yo-see


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