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Four More SEGA Genesis Games Added To NSO, Including Mega Man: The Wily Wars

Nintendo America has announced the next four games to join the SEGA Genesis – Nintendo Switch Online service. The new additions are Mega Man: The Wily Wars, Comix Zone, Target Earth, and Zero Wing. Four classic SEGA Genesis games have just been made available for #NintendoSwitchOnline + Expansion Pack members! ☑️ Comix Zone☑️ Target Earth☑️… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase June 2022

Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase Recap – June 2022

The Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase has aired today and as the name suggests, it showcased games from Nintendo’s partners rather than from the Big N themselves. The likes of Capcom, SEGA, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Disney, Devolver Digital, and ATLUS all had games to show off during the showcase. Games shown during the showcase that… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase June 2022

Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase Announced for June 28

After weeks, if not months, of waiting for a Nintendo Direct, Nintendo has announced a Partner Showcase airing this week. As always, the Partner Showcase will focus on titles from 3rd party developers and publishers. The Showcase will air on Tuesday June28th at 6am PT / 9am ET / 2pm BST / 3pm CEST and… View Article
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Baneful Fox Mask Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Pokémon Legends: Arceus Recieves New Baneful Fox Mask Distribution

Pokémon Legends: Arceus has received a new mystery gift distribution in light of the third and final episode of Hisuian Snow going live today on The Official Pokémon YouTube Channel. Players can obtain their very own Baneful Fox Mask (Shiny) in Pokémon Legends: Arceus by selecting Mystery Gift and then choosing Via Internet. The Baneful… View Article
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Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct Recap – Characters, Classes, Heroes & More!

The Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct by Nintendo has come and gone and while it did go in-depth with quite a lot of the game’s structure and features, it didn’t give away too much as regards story plotlines. The direct served more as a 20-minute overview trailer and provided more information on how combat worked, brief… View Article
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Pokémon Snap Shutters It’s Way Onto N64 – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack Next Week

Get ready to pick up the camera once again as the original Pokémon Snap is joining the N64 – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack next week. The game will be available to play come June 24th for anyone who has an active membership to the service. Alongside the official announcement, we also have a… View Article
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How To Download The Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Demo

Ahead of the Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak expansion, a new demo has been released on the Nintendo Switch eShop. The demo has four different monsters to hunt at varying difficulties and includes the expansion’s flag beastie Malzeno, however, if you want to take on Malzeno, you will need to beat the intermediate or expert level… View Article
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Check Out This Amazing Banjo Kazooie Race Course For Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit may not have the same popularity as the super successful Mario Kart 8 Deluxe but with a little creativity, players can really make some truly incredible circuits to race around. One such MK Live player is Thomas Mutch of Mutch Games. He is a YouTuber who alongside doing long-lasting of… View Article
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New Pokémon Scarlet/Pokémon Violet Trailer Reveals New Pokémon, Professors & Co-op Play

As promised by The Pokémon Company, a new trailer for Pokémon Scarlet & Pokémon Violet has released today. The trailer gives us a look at the three new starter Pokémon Sprigatito, Quaxly and Fuecoco, as well as other new Pokémon including Lechonk, Pawmi, and Smoliv. We also get to see the two title exclusive legendaries… View Article
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[Video] Pokémon: Hisuian Snow Episode 1 Out Now

The Official Pokémon YouTube channel has uploaded the first episode of their new Pokémon Anime series Pokémon: Hisuian Snow. The episode is titled “Onto The Icy Blue” and follows a young boy called Alec living in the Hisui Region. People and Pokémon do not live alongside each other in Hisui and fear one another. All… View Article
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NIS America

[Video] NIS America Virtual Press Tour 2022 Line Up For Switch Preview

A few weeks ago, I was invited to a virtual press tour by NIS America. The presentation had six titles as part of its 2022 line-up but only four of them were coming to Nintendo Switch. As regards the other two games, they were already available on the console and were being released on other… View Article
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Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards Coming To NSO+EP This May

Nintendo has announced that the next game to be added to Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack is Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards. The game will be available on the service come May 20th and will provide single player fun with the main story and 4-player multiplayer minigames. An announcement trailer for… View Article
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Indie World May 2022

Indie World May 2022 Recap – Ooblets, TABS, Silk, Wildfrost, Cult of the Lamb & More

The Indie World May 2022 Showcase has aired today and was filled with a new array of cool indie games coming to Nintendo Switch. For those hoping for a glimpse of Hollow Knight: Silksong, I’m afraid you will be disappointed again. As for games that were shown during the showcase, there was Elechead, Ooblets, Another Crab’s… View Article
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MBPUK

MBPUK Launches New Online Storefront For Nintendo Switch Booklets

It comes with great joy that our good friend Rowan at MBPUK (Manual Booklet Prints UK), who is known for his fantastic Nintendo Switch Instruction Manuals, is launching his own online storefront. The website is MBPUK.net and it will have all of Rowan’s previously published manuals as well as any future manuals going forward. Rowan… View Article
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Icons Added To Nintendo Switch Online App (Console)

Nintendo has added a new range of profile icons to the Nintendo Switch Online console app (not to be mistaken with the iOS/Android app). The Splatoon Icons are no longer available bit taking their place are Mario Kart 8 Deluxe icons. The theme will run for about 35 days and will change each week. You… View Article
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Pokémon Hisuian Snow Anime To Stream This May

The Pokémon Company has announced the release date for their new Pokémon Anime series that is set in the Hisui region. The series is titled Pokémon: Hisuian Snow and the first episode of the new series will be available to watch on Pokémon TV and the official Pokémon YouTube Channel starting May 18th. Future episodes… View Article
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[Gallery] New Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Screenshots

Following the rather surprising announcement that Xenoblade Chronicles 3 will be releasing much earlier this year, as revealed by a brand new trailer that was shared earlier today, new screenshots of the game have now been made available to the public. We have gathered up all the new screenshots (courtesy of Nintendo UK PR) and… View Article
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Nintendo Officially Introduces The Sportsmates Of Nintendo Switch Sports

Nintendo Europe and Nintendo UK have posted on twitter a tweet that officially introduces the new avatars for Nintendo Switch Sports. They are called Sportsmates and are the replacements to Miis that were present in previous instalments in the Sports series. Miis can still be used, however, only those that you have made up yourself… View Article
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[Video] Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes – Mystery Mercenary Trailer

A new trailer for Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes has been published to the official Nintendo YouTube channel. It focuses on a new protagonist called Shez who will fight alongside the likes of Edelgard, Claude, and Dimitri as well as the many other colorful characters from Fire Emblem: Three Houses. The trailer also showcases some… View Article
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