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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

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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[Video] Metroid Dread – Trailer 2 – Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has released a new trailer for Metroid Dread. The trailer is two minutes long and showcases gameplay and movie cutscenes from the game. Rather than spoil the trailer for you and give too many details, we will let you enjoy the trailer for yourselves as you can watch it in the video below. Source:… View Article
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Pokémon TV App Has Released On Nintendo Switch

If you are a fan of the Pokémon Anime and own a Nintendo Switch, you may be happy to know that the Pokémon TV App is now available to download onto the console. It is a free app and can be downloaded from the Nintendo Switch eShop. You can use your Pokémon Trainer Club account… View Article
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Bringing Back Golden Eye Mockumentary Now Available To Watch On YouTube

The passion project Bringing Back Golden Eye is now available to watch on YouTube. It is a mockumentary about a fictional video game event centered around the legendary RARE classic Goldeneye 007 on the Nintendo 64. The film follows a young man who seeks to bring back the coveted Goldeneye World Championships and bring both… View Article
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Akuma Layered Armor

Capcom Collab 3 Introduces Akuma To Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise players get ready as the next Capcom Collab is introducing a Street Fighter rep and it isn’t Ryu. It is in fact the mighty Akuma himself. The Akuma Layered Armor Event will be live on August 27 and players who successfully complete the event will be able to forge the Akuma Armor… View Article
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Smash Bros. Ultimate adds No More Heroes 3 Spirit Event

To coincide with the launch of the game on August 27, the official @SmashBrosJP has announced that No More Heroes III Spirits are coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on the same day. There are three new spirits up for grabs including Travis Touchdown, FU (Jess-Baptiste Vi), and Full Armor Travis. Both Travis and Fu… View Article
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Nominees For Gamescom Awards 2021 Announced – Mario + Rabbids: Sparks Of Hope Nominated In Three Categories

Gamescom Now 2021 will be in full swing this week starting August 25th. The Digital event boasts plenty of reveals and updates from the video game industry, as well as its own awards ceremony. The nominees have been announced for the Gamescom Awards 2021 which, will be held during Gamescom’s Opening Night Live hosted by… View Article
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[Video] Sakurai Talks About Retirement And His Love Of Driving (Harada’s Bar)

Masahiro Sakurai joins Katsuhiro Harada for a new episode of Harada’s Bar podcast. In episode two, the developers discuss other topics outside of video games like their love of driving and why Sakurai doesn’t drink. They also return to the subject of video games and share their thoughts on retiring from the video game industry… View Article
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[Video] Metroid Dread – Another Glimpse Of Dread – Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has released a new trailer for Metroid Dread that provides another glimpse at the game and elaborates more on what it’s story is about. Samus sets out to investigate after the Galactic Federation’s E.M.M.I bots failed to respond in their probing for Parasite X. The trailer is about 1:30 minutes long and is a… View Article
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DOOM ETERNAL The Ancient Gods – Part Two Releases On Switch August 26

Your War Against Hell Ends Here. The second part of DOOM ETERNAL’s DLC The Ancient Gods – Part Two releases on Nintendo Switch next week on August 26. The time has come for Doom Slayer to end his war against hell once and for all. For those that have bought the season pass or are… View Article
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QUAKE Shadow Dropped Onto Switch Today

Well this literally came out of nowhere. ID Software’s iconic First-Person Shooter game QUAKE has released on Nintendo Switch. The game is available to purchase and download from the Nintendo Switch eShop for $9.99 / €9.99. QUAKE is said to feature Gyro controls as well as the cross-play on other platforms, mods and multiplayer. An… View Article
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Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion Receives Free DLC On August 26

Just when you think Turnip Boy was done after his bout with tax evasion, he has an all new adventure ahead of him in the form of free DLC! Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion will be getting a content update called The Sunset Station on August 26 that features new hats, revamped gameplay, and a… View Article
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Pokémon Presents

[Video] Pokémon Presents 8.18.2021

The Pokémon Presents 8.18.2021 Aired earlier today on The Official Pokémon YouTube Channel. It provided a deeper look at the gameplay for both Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl and Pokémon Legends: Arceus. The presentation also covered content updates for other Pokémon Games including Pokémon Unite, Pokémon Masters EX, Pokémon Café Remix, and Pokémon GO…. View Article
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Pokémon Presents

[Press Release] Pokémon Reveals More Details For Pokémon Brilliant Diamond, Pokémon Shining Pearl, and Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Mobile Launch Date for Pokémon UNITE and In-Game Events for Apps Also Unveiled London, United Kingdom—August 18, 2021—Today, during a Pokémon Presents video presentation, new details were revealed for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond, Pokémon Shining Pearl, and Pokémon Legends: Arceus—new video games coming exclusively to the Nintendo Switch™ system. Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl will launch November 19, 2021, and Pokémon Legends:… View Article
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