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[Europe] Nintendo Hosting Blockbuster Sale With Up To 75% Off Select Titles

Starting this Thursday (September 23rd) and running until October 3rd, Nintendo is holding a Blockbuster Sale involving 300 games on the Nintendo Switch eShop. A lot of first party games like Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2 and The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening will be 33% off but other titles like Overcooked Special Edition, LEGO… View Article
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[Gallery] Nintendo Shares Iconic Artwork Of Metroid Series On Twitter

As we close in on the release of Metroid Dread next month, Nintendo UK has posted a thread of Tweets on their Twitter account with artwork of the Metroid series that spans 35 years since it’s NES debut from the first Metroid game up to Metroid Dread. We have rounded up the images and put… View Article
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RUSH Costume Capcom Collab #4

Monster Hunter Rise Capcom Collab 4 Is Mega Man’s Best Friend Rush

Get Ready For The Rush in Monster Hunter Rise’s Capcom Collab 4 The official Monster Hunter Twitter account has announced the next Capcom Collab event for Monster Hunter Rise and it is Mega Man 11 themed. However, it isn’t the Blue Bomber that will be coming to Monster Hunter Rise. Oh no. It is his canine companion… View Article
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TETRIS 99 24th Maximus Cup Comes With WarioWare: Get It Together! Theme

Starting this Friday at 12 am PT (September 17th) and running until 11:59 am on Sept 20th, the TETRIS 99 24th Maximus Cup (Grand Prix in UK & Europe) will be held and it comes with a WarioWare: Get It Together! theme. Players who earn 100 points during the event will be able to keep… View Article
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Version 13.0.0 Bluetooth Audio

[Patch Notes] Nintendo Switch Firmware Version 13.0.0 Adds Bluetooth Audio

A new firmware update has been released for the Nintendo Switch, bringing the console to version 13.0.0. It adds quite a few big features to the console with one of them being that Bluetooth Audio is finally supported. This means you can now pair up your favourite Bluetooth headset or earphones to your Nintendo Switch… View Article
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[Press Release] The Switch Collector Volume One is getting a limited reprint!

Did you miss out on The Switch Collector Volume One? Well you’re in luck because it is getting a limited reprint! 500 copies will be made available to pre-order on Tuesday, September 14th at 11:00 AM EST only at Premium Edition Games. Here’s your chance to own Volume One! The Switch Collector is a comprehensive “Switchopedia” Collector… View Article
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[Video] Metroid Dread Overview Trailer – Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has published an overview trailer for Metroid Dread on the YouTube channel. The Metroid Dread Overview Trailer is just over 5-minutes long and showcases some of the many features of the game. It takes a look at the myriad of skills that Samus can acquire and use, as well as the enemies she will… View Article
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[Video] Pokémon Evolutions – Episode One | The Champion

The first episode of the new Pokémon Evolutions web series has now been uploaded to The Official Pokémon YouTube Channel. The first episode titled “The Champion” follows the Champion Leon as he reflects on his battle with Eternatus, whilst preparing himself to fight against a new challenger. The episode is just over seven minutes long… View Article
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LEGO Group Teases New LEGO Super Mario ? Block Set

The LEGO Group has teased on Twitter a new LEGO Super Mario Set that comes in the form of a ? Block. Very little detail was shown during the video tweet but the set looks to be more akin to the Nintendo Entertainment System and CRT TV set than that of the other LEGO Super… View Article
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[Press Release] Digital Schoolhouse, Nintendo UK & Outright Games Partner Up To Bring Junior eSports Tournaments To Primary Schools

8-11 year olds set to play Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Race with Ryan and Crayola Scoot as part of first ever national junior school esports tournament Thursday 9th September, 10am – Digital Schoolhouse (DSH), in partnership with Nintendo UK and Outright Games, is expanding its school’s esports programme with a new nationwide tournament following a… View Article
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My Singing Monsters Playground

[Press Release] My Singing Monsters Playground Brings The Party To Switch This November

A new gameplay trailer dropped to accompany smash hit franchise’s next installment confirmed launch date for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, and now, Steam LONDON, ON. – Sept. 7, 2021 — My Singing Monsters Playground, an all-new party game set in the globally renowned and imaginative My Singing Monsters universe, is coming to PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One,… View Article
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Nintendo GameCube Turns 20

[Guide] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Complete List Of Every Obtainable Spirit During “Nintendo GameCube Turns 20” Spirit Event

Starting on September 10th and running until September 13th, Super Smash Bros Ultimate is hosting a “Nintendo GameCube Turns 20” Spirit Event. There are a whopping 41 spirits that will be featured during the event but bear in mind that they are already available in-game so don’t expect there to be any new ones making… View Article
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Indie’s Paradise Public Showcase To Be Presented On September 22nd, 2021

Indie video games publisher HandyGames has announced that they are hosting their very own digital presentation in a couple of weeks in their Twitch Channel. The presentation is titled “Indie’s Paradise Public Showcase” and will stream on September 22, 2021 at 7pm CEST. During the Indie’s Paradise Public Showcase, HandyGames will be providing updates on… View Article
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Hand-Drawn Game Guides

Hand-Drawn Game Guides Addresses Why Project Was Cancelled After Fan & Media Misinformation

After the Hand-Drawn Game Guides Kickstarter project was unfortunately canceled, it wasn’t too soon before both fans and media began reporting on the why. As with most fan projects and such, it is usually because a cease and desist was issued but this was apparently not the case for this project. the guy behind the… View Article
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Hand-Drawn Game Guides Kickstarter Project Has Been Canceled

For anyone who has backed the Hand-Drawn Game Guides project on Kickstarter, you will probably have received notice already that the project has been cancelled. Philip Summers, the creator of these guides issued a statement shortly after the cancellation of the project to address why it shut down. As with any ambitious project that uses another… View Article
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[Video] Harada’s Bar – Sakurai & Harada Bonus Talk

The Harada’s Bar Interview series with Masahiro Sakurai finished up with it’s third episode last week. However, a special 10-minute bonus episode has aired today on the YouTube channel with bonus content that was cut from the other episodes. Masahiro Sakurai joins Katsuhiro Harada for a series of interviews that span his career as a… View Article
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Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs. Brain Announced For Switch – Releases This December

Get ready to put the old grey matter to the test this December as Nintendo has officially announced Dr. Lobe’s return in Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs Brain. Test and train your brain with a range of puzzles from five different categories: Identify, Memorize, Analyze, Compute, and Visualize. You can play alone or with up… View Article
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Medieval GTA-Style Game Rustler Out Now On Switch

Forget sports cars and luxury penthouses and all the other modern jazz that can be found in GTA games as Rustler is out now on Nintendo Switch. Rustler takes the GTA formula and gives it a medieval spin. As the game’s protagonist Guy, you can steal horses and cause mayhem wherever you go as you… View Article
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No More Heroes 3 Spirits Now Available In Smash Bros. Ultimate

The No More Heroes 3 Spirit Event is now live in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. There are three new spirits to get your hands on but you only have to fight two of them. The Travis Touchdown spirit can be levelled up and enhanced after reaching Lv.99. Both the Travis Touchdown and FU (Jess Baptiste… View Article
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[Video] Sakurai Talks About Why He Makes Video Games – Harada’s Bar Episode 3

Masahiro Sakurai joins Katsuhiro Harada for another podcast episode on the Harada’s Bar YouTube Channel. In this episode, the two game developers spoke about why they make the games they do, the secret of Sakurai’s youth, and answer some fan questions. You can watch the full episode Masahiro Sakurai & Katsuhiro Harada: A Special Talk!… View Article
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