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Nintendo Switch Online Missions & Rewards

Nintendo Switch Online Now Has Missions & Rewards

The Nintendo Switch Online App on the Nintendo Switch has had a new update that includes missions and rewards as well as giving a new lease of life to My Nintendo Platinum Points. Every week, there will be four missions for you to undertake that will reward you with My Nintendo Platinum Points. You can… View Article
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Black Belt Armor & Defender Weapons

Monster Hunter Rise Receives Black Belt Armor & Defender Weapons Update

Monster Hunter Rise has received a new free content update for the game. It is the Black Belt Armor and Defender Weapons set that is designed for beginner players and helps them become familiar with the game easier. There are 14 weapons in total (one for each weapon type) and they are much stronger than… View Article
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Pokémon Scarlet Pokémon Violet

Pokémon Presents Reveals Pokémon Scarlet & Violet Plus Updates To Other Games

The Pokémon Presents 27.02.22 presentation has been and gone and for the most part, it was mainly announcing new updates and events coming to their current games. Pokémon GO is getting an Alola themed event on March 01, 2022 and Alolan Exeggutor will be available to catch in-game again starting today. A number of events… View Article
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Polish Devs Crunching Koalas To Donate 100% Profits To Ukrainian Red Cross

Following the absolutely abysmal and shocking events of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Polish video game developer Crunching Koala has announced that they will be following 11 bit studios’ example and for the next seven days, will be donating 100% of their profits to the Ukrainian Red Cross. The studio itself is situated only a couple of… View Article
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[Video] Kit & Krysta Podcast Episode 2 – Nintendo Minute Origins

Kit Ellis & Krysta Yang are back with episode 2 of the Kit & Krysta Podcast. In this episode, they talk about the origins of Nintendo Minute and how it came to be. They also discuss some of their favourite non-Nintendo games and finish off by answering some more fan questions. Episode 2 of the… View Article
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Nintendo Officially Announces SRD Co., Ltd. Acquisition

Nintendo has released an official statement to say that they are acquiring the game development studio SRD Co., Ltd. While no numbers have been disclosed as to how much Nintendo is paying to aquire the company, the process is ongoing and is set to close on April 1st, 2022. SRD Co., Ltd. has worked closely… View Article
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[Video] LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga – Behind The Scenes

A new video for the long anticipated LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga has been published on the Warner Bros. Games YouTube channel. The video provides a behind the scenes look with the developer talking about different aspects of the game and how they quite literally built some models in the game brick by brick…. View Article
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Splatoon 2 North American Open March 2022 Announced – Registration Now Open

Nintendo America has announced a new Splatoon 2 Tournament taking place next month. The Splatoon 2 North American March 2022 Tournament will be hosted on March 11th and there is some enticing prizes up for grabs for the winner and runners up. Registration is open now on the battlefy website and anyone in the North… View Article
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Super Rare Mixtape Vol. 2

Super Rare Mixtape Vol. 2 Announced – Pre-Orders Start Feb 24th

For those of you who bought and enjoyed the first volume of the Super Rare Mixtape, you will be pleased to know that the Super Rare Mixtape Vol. 2 will be available to pre-order next week. Just like the previous volume, Vol 2 will have music tracks from 30 awesome indie games and six demos… View Article
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The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Joins N64-NSO Next Week

Nintendo has revealed the release date of when The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask will be added to the Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack service along with a new trailer for the game. The anxiety inducing sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of time will be added to the N64-NSO+Ep… View Article
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Nintendo Switch Sports Online Play Test

[UK & Europe] Nintendo Switch Sports Online Play Test Times Revealed For This Weekend

Nintendo UK has revealed the online play session times for the Nintendo Switch Sports Online Play Test. There are five time slots over the weekend (Sat 19 & Sun 20) and each session will last approximately 45 minutes. In order to participate in the Online Play Test, you will need a Nintendo Switch Console, an internet connection,… View Article
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3DS & Wii U Memories

Nintendo To Shut Down 3DS & Wii U eShops In March 2023, Opens New Memories Website

It may not come as a surprise but it will probably still be a shock to some, Nintendo has announced that they will be shutting down the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U eShops come March 2023. It will also not be possible to add funds to the eShops with a credit card after May… View Article
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass

[Gallery] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass Screenshots & Trailer

With many hoping that a new entry in the Mario Kart series would be on the cards, it seems Nintendo are not ready to put Mario Kart 8 Deluxe behind them yet. The Nintendo Direct for February 2022 treated viewers with the announcement of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass. It is… View Article
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Have Your Thoughts Heard With The Switch Weekly Annual Survey 2022

If you are a Nintendo Switch owner and have some strong opinions of the console, our good friend over at Switch Weekly is running their annual survey and what to know what you think about the Switch. The survey covers all sorts of topics regarding the switch including hardware, software, games you would like to… View Article
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Nintendo Direct February 2022

Nintendo Direct February 2022 Announces Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes And More

The Nintendo Direct February 2022 has come and gone and wow was it a good one. Straight out of the gate, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes was announced. It is a Warriors game featuring the characters of Fire Emblem Three Houses and will be coming to Switch on June 22nd, 2022. Advance Wars 1+2 has… View Article
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Pokémon Legends: Arceus Trading Exploit Marks Traded Pokémon As “Caught”

An exploit has been found in Pokémon Legends: Arceus that will allow players to help fill out their Pokédex Research Tasks or more specifically, the research task that tallies how many of a certain Pokémon you have caught. Basically, you can increase the number of Pokémon caught by simply trading Pokémon with this task with… View Article
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[Video] Check Out This Fan Animation That Combines Pokémon Legends With Breath Of The Wild

If you think that Pokémon Legends: Arceus is giving off some serious The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild vibes then wait to till you see this. YouTuber CharlesCBernado has published a brand new animation that combines the world of Pokémon Legends: Arceus with that of Breath of the wild. Upon awakening from a… View Article
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Jon Cartwright GVG

Jon Cartwright Rejoins GX Alumni At Good Vibes Gaming

There are very few people in the Nintendo or gaming community who don’t know who Jon Cartwright is. He made a name for himself as a valuable member at GameXplain back in 2017. He later parted ways with GX to join Nintendo Life to help provide video content alongside Alex Olney and Zion Grassl for… View Article
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Monster Hunter Stories 2 Has Shipped Over 1,5 Million Units

Capcom has recently announced that Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin has shipped over 1,5 million copies. The announcement can in the form of a tweet on Twitter and was accompanied with some commemorative artwork featuring Kyle and Tsukino. With over 1,500,000 units shipped for #MHStories2, the bonds of friendship between Riders and Hunters… View Article
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Nintendo Switch Has Officially Outsold The Wii

The Nintendo Financial results for December 2021 are now in and as a lot of reports had stated, it has now been made official, the Nintendo Switch has now Outsold the Nintendo Wii. The Nintendo Switch has officially sold 103.54 million units, overtaking the Wii’s lifetime sales of 101.63 million units. Even though we all… View Article
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