The long-awaited return of the Kid Icarus series on the 3DS.

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What's the purpose of offering hearts to the goddess?

In Kid Icarus: Uprising there is the option to offer hearts to the goddess via the vault menu. The description for this option is just: There's no reward for an offer, but it will bring the ...
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What determines what type of weapon will be produced through a weapon fusion?

I've noticed a fusion of two weapon types will always produce the same weapon type, so I assume there is some sort of system for determining the weapon type produced, as opposed to it being random. ...
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Where are all the Zodiac Weapons located?

Zodiac Weapons are required to unlock a variety of things in the game. Due to this I want to make sure I find them all. Which levels contain Zodiac Weapons, and where in each level are they located? ...
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What do I need to do for a gold laurel wreath?

On the chapter select screen the ones I've finished are marked with a laurel wreath. Some of them are gold; some of them are green. It doesn't seem to be based on score (or at least not consistent ...
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Is there any way to change which button I use to shoot?

I poked around in a bunch of menus, and found a lot of interesting stuff, but I couldn't find any way to change the controls. I would love to be able to move the shooting button to the left trigger on ...
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How do I capture the Chaos Kin in an electro trap?

The treasure hunt says: Chapter 21: Capture the Chaos Kin 5 times with an electro trap. How can I reliably train it into the trap? It's really skittish.
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What is the easiest way to defeat two Hewdraw heads at once?

To unlock a panel, I need to defeat two of the Hewdraw heads at once on any intensity. I have tried a few times already, and it seems that wearing two heads down and using an ultimate attack doesn't ...
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How can I know the effect of a weapon ability?

Most of the abilities are fairly straight forward, such as Walking Speed +1, but for some of them I have no idea what they mean, like Shaking +1. I assumed there would be someway to see a description ...
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What's special about the zodiac weapons?

Some chapters in Kid Icarus: Uprising have hidden rooms with special weapons in them, named after zodiac signs. For example, in chapter 2 you can find the Sagittarius Bow. These seem to be unique ...
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Why are some weapon fusions blocked out with a question mark?

In the weapon fusion menu, some combinations of items contain an "X" in their location box, and both their name and display image are just quesiton marks (??? and ? respectively). I'm unable to ...
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Is there a limit to how many weapons you can have?

I have amassed quite a few weapons for fusing in Kid Icarus Uprising. Is there a limit to the amount of weapons you can have? Like will some of the weapons disappear if there is too many?
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How does the Circle Pad Pro work?

I am trying to use the Circle Pad Pro, and while it worked for a while (and was pretty awesome), all of a sudden it isn't working anymore. I am not sure how the thing works, so I don't have any idea ...
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How to get a gold laurel wreath at Arlon's Lunar Sanctum?

I have played this level multiple times, and I cannot seem to find everything in that level. Could someone point out where all of the treasure boxes and intensity gates(If there is any for this level) ...
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What are the ??? gems for?

Every now and then, instead of getting a weapon gem over SpotPass, Palutena sends over a ??? gem instead. They can't be converted into weapons, they can't be fused, and selling them provides a measly ...
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Which weapon has the highest potential for petrification?

Can somebody please tell me what weapon in Kid Icarus: Uprising has the highest potential of petrification? Also, could anyone let me know if Air Battle petrification makes foes plummet down to the ...
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How do I “narrowly avoid” a shot?

There are Treasure Hunt panels with the condition "Narrowly avoid a total of 5 (or 25, or 50) shots in Air Battles." According to my records, I've narrowly avoided two shots so far, out of what must ...
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How do I destroy eight Aurum Core guns?

One of the Treasure Hunt items reads Chapter 15: Destroy 8 of the Aurum Core's guns I just finished the boss fight on intensity 6.0 and there were only six guns. I blew them up right away and ...
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What do the wreath colors overlaying the chapters mean? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do I need to do for a gold laurel wreath? I have been looking at my completed chapters and I noticed that some wreaths are green, while others are gold. What does ...
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What is the strongest weapon in Kid Icarus: Uprising?

I want to know the strongest weapon is in Kid Icarus: Uprising. My guess would have to be either the Midnight Palm, the Cutter Palm, the Ninja Palm, the Samurai Blade or the Ogre Club.
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Is there a positive relationship between staff damage and distance from your target?

The game manual states: With powerful, penetrating shots, staffs excel in long-range sniping. Although weak in close combat and lacking homing performance, staffs feature shots that grow in power ...
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What are the best Together mode weapon sets?

Everybody is extremely over-powered in Kid Icarus: Uprising. Therefore, I need some ideas on how to be on the same level of strength as them. Can anyone give me ideas on how to do that?
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An easier way to clear chapters at level 9.0 intensity in Kid icarus: Uprising?

I have been playing the chapters for the past few days, and I only have a handful of chapters completed on the hardest difficulty, 9.0. I was wondering if anyone had any tips, strategies, weapon or ...
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What is the maximum value for a weapon?

I know that the game hasn't been out for more than a week, but I was wondering what the maximum value can be for a weapon. Right now I have a Pudgy Palm that has a value of 322. Any answers would ...
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Worthwhile to use Three Sacred Treasures when replaying Chapters 9 or 23?

After clearing chapters 9 and 23, where Pit equips himself with the Three Sacred Treasures (Light Arrows, Pegasus Wings, Mirror Shield), for the first time, you have the option to play through the ...
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Where are all the treasures in chapter 5?

I'm trying to get a gold laurel wreath in Pandora's Labyrinth of Deceit, but I don't know where the treasures are!
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How many different Kid Icarus AR cards are there?

Kid Icarus AR cards all have a number on the bottom left (e.g. AKDP-001). These seem to be continuous. The highest one I have is AKDP-375, and I've heard that one of the rare cards Nintendo Power gave ...
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Where are Rare Treasurefish?

I need to defeat at least five Rare Treasurefish (probably more, in Treasure Hunt panels I can't read the requirements for yet). Where can I find Rare Treasurefish? Are they visually different from ...
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Which is faster, Brawler Claws or Raptor Claws? (No speed modifiers)

I have Brawler Claws and Raptor Claws, and the Raptors seem to be faster and hit harder. Are Raptor Claws faster?
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What's a good weapon/power build for Boss Battle?

Usually I vary the weapon I'm taking into a level based on whether it's hallways or open, primarily melee or sky, etc., and the kinds of enemies in it. For the Boss Battle mode, though, I only get to ...
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How come in together mode, the computer players using clubs somehow know where everybody is?

For some reason, the AI in together mode for computer players using clubs, always can hit people without peeking first at all. I don't get that.
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Can some weapons not fuse with each other? [duplicate]

Can some weapons not fuse with each other? Because when I tried to fuse the Aurum Club and the Palutena Bow it didn't work and this also happened with the Doom Cannon and the EZ Cannon. And I'm pretty ...
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What are all the weapons named after a boss?

I need to know what every boss-named weapon. Can someone tell me what they are, and how to get them?