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2016! A Year Of Anniversaries

2016 seems to be a big anniversary year for many Amazing games including The Legend Of Zelda, Sonic the Hedgehog & Metroid and we are talking good double figures too. The Legend Of Zelda will be celebrating it’s 30th anniversary on February 21 & Metroid will be celebrating it’s own 30th on August 6. Sonic… View Article
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Nintendo’s Gaming News Weekly Round-up! – Pokemon & the Zelda Leak

Written  by:  J.H.  Longman Happy New Year to one and all and although this week’s news hasn’t really been anything ground-breaking, there’s been plenty of articles to get us yapping. As always, our weekly news round-up consists mostly of the news we, the Miketendo64 team feel is worth repeating!   Super Smash Bros. Wii U… View Article
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Let’s Talk Collections

No doubt many of us have made the most of Christmas this year and have been expanding our Gaming collections; whether it be actual videogames, collectibles & other merchandise. I too have been building up my own little collection over this last year with Christmas adding a little sweetener to pick up some nice goodies including… View Article
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Thank All You For Your Following (2015 in review)

Well guys & girls, it has come to the end of 2015 and with that it made sense to me and my team at Miketendo64, to wish you all happy Holidays and more importantly, Thank You. If it wasn’t for your loyal following to this blog, we probably would have given up momentum months ago…. View Article
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More Zelda Badges For All!

Written  by:  J.H.  Longman Oh what a joyous day it is, the Nintendo Badge Arcade finally got some more Zelda badges in and this time, even Europe is on the receiving end and for us on this side of the pond, we’ve finally got Majora’s Mask!  Even better, the two free plays went a long… View Article
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Nintendo’s Gaming News Weekly Round-up! Heroes and a Mother-load of Mario

Written by: J.H. Longman Turns out this is becoming a regular thing, so it’s time to reorganize this a little, we can’t just throw random news snippets at you without some sort of order, so from now on, you can expect to see “Big Game News” nearer to the end of the piece, game updates… View Article
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New Update (2.1.0) For Tri Force Heroes

It was only 3 weeks ago (December 3rd) that we just received a BIG update (Ver 2.0.0) for Legend Of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes that gave us the Den Of Trials that brought with it 30 stages of ever increasing challenge and 2 new costumes; the Fierce Deity & Captain Linebeck Costumes. Today we are treated with… View Article
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The Super Mario Maker Three-For-All!

Written by: J.H. Longman While we’re still waiting on the official announcement of the Sky Pop Costume for Super Mario Maker, Nintendo of Europe had a little announcement for us Maker fans, an announcement that has revealed not one, but three new costumes. For Christmas day, December 25th you can expect to unlock Captain Toad… View Article
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#112 Sky Pop Costume- Super Mario Maker

So as you are probably all aware of now, another Mystery Mushroom Costume has appeared in Super Mario Maker in the form of Mario riding the Sky Pop plane from Super Mario Land. It was discovered by a data miner which he then created a little course to showcase it. We take a slightly closer… View Article
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Nintendo’s Gaming News Weekly Round-up! Cloud and Mario Making a Smashing good Christmas

  Written  by:  J.H.  Longman I thought last week was exciting, but this week blows “yesterday’s” news right out of the water and now the Miketendo64 team are on hand to share some of the best and our personal favourite revelations to have unfolded this week. Super Smash Bros. Wii U & 3DS (SMASH DIRECT):… View Article
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And the Bunny comes Bouncing in!

Written  by:  J.H.  Longman Oh my God it’s terrible, the Nintendo Bunny has escaped the Nintendo Badge Arcade and bounced his way into Super Mario Maker! That’s right, the little furry dude in pink has an event course of his own and he’s not afraid to show you the darker side of the arcade. I… View Article
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More Updates Coming To Super Mario Maker!

Coming next week, December 21, Super Mario Maker will be getting some new updates that will definitely more styles of play to the game. You can now shake the grinders to turn them into bouncy donuts, you can shake doors to make them P-switch doors that can only be open by, you guessed it, P-switches…. View Article
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Felyne Warrior comes to Super Mario Maker

With yet another Event Course out for us to enjoy, it also comes with a new Mystery Mushroom Costume. To the common gamer, it looks like an ordinary household cat has come to Super Mario Maker. However, anyone who is a fan of the Monster Hunter series may well know that this is nor ordinary… View Article
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One Last Fight! The Final Smash

Written  by:  J.H.  Longman Well we had it, the final Direct regarding Smash and what a Direct it was, giving us not just one, but three and I for one can not contain my excitement over the fact that the big bad Umbra Witch, Bayonetta is joining the battle. She really showed Pit what for… View Article
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Hyrule Warriors Gets A Live Stream!

The team at Koei Tecmo have done a live stream of Hyrule Warriors Legends which demonstrates some of the new features coming to the game. There is a more detailed look into the My Fairy Mechanic and customization of their stats to physical appearance in the game. We are also graced with a closer look… View Article
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Final Smash Direct This December 12

By Now you are already well aware that the Final Smash Direct will be broadcast next Tuesday on December 12. Masahiro Sakurai will be unveil details on Final Fantasy VII’s Cloud Strife and his inclusion into the game and more! What the “More” is, has not been Specified but I am kind of hoping that… View Article
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Start Your Engines! Fast Racing NEO Is Here

The indie game by Shin’en Multimedia that High Speed Racing Fans have been waiting for on the Wii U is finally here! Referred to as the Spiritual successor of F-Zero & F-Zero X, Fast Racing NEO is the Immense, High Octane, Sci-Fi Racer that aims to wow and thrill even the most Devoted Fans of… View Article
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Minecraft Wii U, Maintenance and More!

Written  by:  J.H.  Longman Nintendo has given word that Minecraft will in fact be coming to Wii U after all. It has been announced that the game will be coming to both Europe & the United States come 17th December this year. Whether or not this is the ‘BIG’ Announcement from Nintendo that they had… View Article
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Nintendo To Announce Something ‘BIG’ Tomorrow

It seems that something big is about to be announced by Nintendo.  Nintendo of America’s Damon Baker, senior manager of marketing and licensing, has teased that tomorrow (December 7th) that Nintendo will make a big announcement. There has been no hints as to what the announcement will be of but we only have to wait until tomorrow before… View Article
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Nintendo scores 3 for 2 at The Game Awards 2015!

At last! A bit of Appraise for Nintendo as they managed to pick up three awards for their Best Games of this year; Splatoon & Super Mario Maker, at The Game Awards 2015. Splatoon won Best Multiplayer & Best Shooter beating the likes of Call Of Duty: Black Ops III, Destiny: The Taken King &… View Article
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