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Spread the love        Tweet    It’s been another fast-paced year on the eSports circuit filled with upsets and turnarounds, but the main event on every fighting game professional’s calendar is the Evolution Championship Series. The annual event held in Las Vegas saw competitors from all over fighting gather to become the best in the world at their
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Spread the love        Tweet    WayForward’s adorable fan-favorite is back in Shantae: Half-Genie Hero’s latest update — appropriately titled Jammies Mode — which sees her take on foes in her pajamas or rolling through levels as Master Blaster Zero’s Sofia III. It was announced yesterday via WayForward’s official Twitter that Shantae: Half-Genie Hero would receive a free update on
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Spread the love        Tweet    Nintendo of America is taking legal action against two popular websites, LoveROM.com and LoveRETRO.co, that specialize in the online distribution of video game ROMs and emulations. Specifically, the sites in question allow visitors to download or emulate thousands of video games. Nintendo’s titles provide a large bulk of the sites’ inventory and
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Spread the love        Tweet    When Super Smash Bros. for Wii U launched back in 2014, so did Nintendo’s wildly popular amiibo figure line. New amiibo based on various franchises have continued to trickle out since 2014, and figures based on both new and returning characters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate are on the horizon. The official Nintendo
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share Runbow recently released digitally on PS4 and Nintendo Switch, but this actually came after a two month delay. Another casualty of this delay was the game’s physical release, Runbow Deluxe Edition, on these platforms. Today, 13AM Games, Headup Games, and Merge Games announced that Runbow Deluxe Edition will be available physically in
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share There’s a lot to be excited about the re-release of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker on Nintendo Switch. One of those key components that wasn’t available in the original Wii U version of the game, nor the Nintendo 3DS version, is co-op gameplay. Ever faithful to the Nintendo brand, personalities Kit and Krystal teamed up to
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Spread the love1       Tweet   1Share On May 30, Intellivision Entertainment, which is by Tommy Tallarico, announced their plans to release a brand new Intellivision console that would focus on being “simple, affordable, family, and fun”. While the company won’t officially unveil the console until October 1, a recent interview with IGN revealed a ton of new details
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Spread the love        Tweet    THQ Nordic’s YouTube channel pushed out a colorful new trailer that brings Blue Tongue Entertainment’s DeBlob to the Nintendo Switch later this month. Last year the remastered DeBlob landed on Xbox One and PS4 thanks to developer BlitWorks for porting the 2008 classic. The trailer that you can watch below shows the
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Spread the love        Tweet    Battle Princess Madelyn’s developer Causal Bit Games Inc has released a brand new video which teases the gameplay for the first chapter of the retro-themed side-scroller. The title smashed the Kickstarter funding last year in April by raising $212,665 CA with 3,402 backers. The video begins with a very quick glimpse at the
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Spread the love        Tweet    On Friday, 13AM Games shared a trailer announcing that their retro-style arcade game Pirate Pop Plus will be making its way onto Nintendo Switch on Thursday. With a game design very reminiscent of a Game Boy title, it was previously available for Steam, Wii U, and New Nintendo 3DS In Pirate Pop Plus, you’ll join Pete Jr.
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Spread the love        Tweet    With a heavy sigh, it seems like we are exiting the Golden Age of premium gaming discount memberships. Only a few years ago we saw Amazon Prime gimped their 20% off pre-order rewards program for newly-released games. Now it appears that Best Buy is following in those footsteps, and discontinuing their immensely popular Gamers
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Spread the love        Tweet    Back on May 8, XSEED Games released Shantae: Half-Genie Hero “Ultimate Day One Edition” physically on Nintendo Switch, which included things like an art book and the game’s soundtrack in addition to the base game and its DLC. Now, less than two weeks after its launch, the Ultimate Day One Edition of Shantae: Half-Genie
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Spread the love        Tweet    Back in 2011, Bandai Namco Entertainment (then known as Namco Bandai) released a variety minigame collection Go Vacation on the Wii to mixed reception. Now, seven years later, Bandai Namco and Nintendo have partnered to re-release the game with some new features on Nintendo Switch on July 27. For those of you
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Spread the love        Tweet    When it comes to Nintendo franchises, The Legend of Zelda has been one of those series that has usually stuck to tradition for the better part of three decades. While Mario has gone go-karting and partying and Pokemon has done everything from wildlife photography to private detective work, Zelda has mainly stuck to epic
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Spread the love        Tweet    Nintendo finally revealed more details about the Nintendo Switch’s online service last night. In addition to features like cloud saves, subscribing to this service will also net players access to, at launch, 20 classic NES games. While this is a great feature for the online service, it left many wondering about the
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Spread the love        Tweet    While gaming livestreams range from everything to eSports to Let’s Plays on Twitch, one of the more intriguing livestream phenomena of the past few years have been the rise of “Twitch Plays” livestreams where Twitch users can control a select video game through the chat, and now The Legend of Zelda: Breath of
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Spread the love        Tweet    Everyone has probably noticed a little sticker on the back of their console that says “warranty void if removed”. You’ll usually find similar messages at the ends of certain user agreement licenses, and essentially, it’s meant to keep customers from getting third-party repairs by voiding their warranty if they do. Well, according
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Spread the love        Tweet    Nintendo will release the Nintendo Switch version of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze this Friday. Now, days before launch, Nintendo has released two new trailers for the game featuring playable characters Diddy Kong and Dixie Kong. Diddy Kong is a classic character who first appeared in the original Donkey Kong Country, and has
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Spread the love        Tweet    Nintendo is slated to release the once Wii U-exclusive platformer Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on Switch later this week, but it seems that before the game launches they’ve opted to now make it unavailable digitally on the previous platform. Folks began noticing the game’s disappearance on digital storefronts earlier today when Tropical Freeze suddenly became available
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Spread the love        Tweet    By now, anyone who follows Nintendo’s dedicated YouTube account is aware of Nintendo Minute — the half-editorial, half-promotional broadcasts by community manager Kit and Krysta covering all things Nintendo. This week, the pair went above and beyond, traveling to Japan mid-cherry blossom season to give a (very) brief look at Nintendo’s headquarters in
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Spread the love        Tweet    Originally released in 2015 on PC (with later versions on PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U), developer Developer Thunder Lotus Games has announced that Jotun: Valhalla Edition will be coming to the Nintendo Switch on April 27th, 2018 that brings over the acclaimed action-adventure game over to its first portable iteration. The studio
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Spread the love        Tweet    Yacht Club Games announced a sales milestone for Shovel Knight as well as provides details on how the game sold across multiple platforms. First off the developer reminds fans how 18 months after the original release of Shovel Knight, the retro-style platforms surpasses one million copies sold. Now, 26 months after the release of
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Spread the love        Tweet    Good afternoon, readers – this is Lou Contaldi, Editor-in-Chief of DualShockers. We interrupt you from our regularly-scheduled news reporting to touch on something important to us: our creative independence. Now, it’s no secret that gaming is a somewhat expensive hobby – many of us have our bookcases stacked (to some degree) with
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Spread the love        Tweet    PAX East 2018 will take place in Boston, Massachusetts next week. As we approach the event, more and more companies are revealing what titles they will be showcasing at PAX East. Today, we learned which titles Nintendo plans on showing off, and it spans from first party titles like Donkey Kong Country:
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Spread the love        Tweet    Last year, Nintendo announced that the Wii Shop Channel would be closing Thursday, January 31, 2019. It also announce that, starting on March 26, 2018, users will be unable to add points to their Wii Shop accounts, which effectively makes this weekend your last opportunity to add points to your account and
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