The time has come to formally announce to you all something that has been in the works for quite some time. There is a completely new feature on the site called Power Points (PP for short) that you may all want to take notice of.
What are Power Points?
A new form of digital site currency that is in everyone's interest to earn as much as possible.
Why care about Power Points?
The more you do on the site, the more PP you will earn so they can act as an indicator of how active you are but that's not all. Power Points will be treated like a currency, and like all other forms of currency, there will be ways to 'spend' them on useful things.
What is the value of Power Points?
Power Points will be based on an exchange rate with U.S. currency. In this way:
1PP = 1 cent.
10PP = 10 cents.
100PP = $1.
1000PP = $10.
and so on.
How to earn Power Points?
There are currently 6 methods of automatically earning PP, and a slew of other ways to earn PP as decided by...
Ahh, spring. It is a time of new life--or in some terms, a revival of what already was previously alive, but killed by winter. Whatever your definition of spring, Nintendo has decided to grace us with their plans to revive or even breathe new life into the Wii U console. Let us take a peek at what is coming our way.
1. Spring update for Wii U couldn't come quicker--literally.
Okay, so the Wii U is a little slow...big deal! Alright, its REALLY slow. But it's okay. Nintendo has prepared an update that will speed up the Wii U's loading screens--by quite a lot actually. They are even so confident in the update, that they decided to show us a video! 2. Spring update for 3DS adds some much welcomed functionality
We've got to wait awhile before the Wii U get it's speed boost, but Nintendo was kind enough to 3DS owners by giving some new features in it's own update. Here is what it entailed:
BestBuy Spring Sale (Through 3/30)
Darksiders II $19.99
Pokemon Rumble Blast $9.99
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fates $29.99
Nintendo Selects: Pikmin 2 $4.99
Metroid: Other M $7.99
Sin & Punishment: Star Successor $9.99
Kirby's Mass Attack $7.99
$20 Gift Card w/ Pikachu 3DS XL $169.99 (3/24/13 ~3/30/24)
Buy 1 Get 1 40% off All Games/Movies
Target (3/24/13 ~ 3/30/13)
Any 3DS XL $159.99
Any 3DS original $129.99
Just Dance 4 $19.99 (All Versions)
Harvest Moon: A New Beginning $29.99
The Amazing Spider-man: Ultimate Edition $29.99
Need For Speed: Most Wanted U $29.99
Mass Effect 3: Special Edition $29.99
FIFA Soccer 13 Wii U $29.99
Madden NFL 13 Wii U $29.99