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[Editorial] Did Kimishima Just Tease WarioWare for Nintendo Switch with a 2018 Release?

I hope you don’t mind reading an article, comprised of theories, because that’s exactly what this Editorial is going to be packed with!   While I do often strive to be a journalist who follows the facts, in the past I have also spent some time being a video game theorist, with my Metroid Missions… View Article
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[Editorial] Learning the Final Verse of the Song with Breath of the Wild’s Champions’ Ballad DLC

Last week, something truly incredible happened. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild beat Super Mario Odyssey for the title of Game of the Year at The Game Awards 2017 and at long last, the Champions’ Ballad finally arrived and we weren’t prepared for it.
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[Editorial] Metroid Missions (Musings on What a Mobile Metroid Game Could be Like!)

Hey guys! Welcome back to yet another Editorial penned by me, “Miketendo64’s Maniacal Overlord” Jack Longman, aka Jacktendo92!   This week, due to how things are going as far as Nintendo’s mobile games are concerned, being the resident theorist, I was tasked with coming up with what a mobile Metroid game could be like and… View Article
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[Editorial] Fare thee Well #MarioWeek!

Time flies? Ain’t that the truth!   It was only around this time last week that I announced #MarioWeek would be getting underway at Miketendo64 and now I sit in the same seat as last week, typing up my farewell article to #MarioWeek! It is also a shame to end our Theme Weeks as while… View Article
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[Editorial] My Best Mario Moment? The Day Mike Scorpio met Charles Martinet!

Hey guys, welcome back to yet another Editorial penned by me, “Miketendo64’s Maniacal Overlord” Jack Longman, aka Jacktendo92 and today I feel like talking about myself for once!
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[Editorial] Nintendo Switch: A Gamer’s Best Friend and a Reviewer’s Worst Nightmare

Hey guys, don’t mind me, this is “Miketendo64’s Manical Overlord” Jack Longman, aka Jacktendo92 and today I’ve cooked up a little something just for you!
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[Editorial] Not Another September 2017 Nintendo Direct Predictions Article

Hey guys, this is Jack here, aka “Miketendo64’s Manical Overlord” and I thought I would treat you to something a little different.   Given the quantities of articles that have been shared the last couple of days that all pertain to predictions for today’s Nintendo Direct, I decided “let’s not do that.” We already know… View Article
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Let’s Talk About… ARMS (And the Lack of amiibo)

If you’re reading this, it means you’re visiting the Miketendo64 website and it is Let’s Talk About time! But what is Let’s Talk About? Well it’s our feature series that continues to evolve and as part of its evolution, we’ve taken it public, so that instead of just me or Mike Scorpio and I doing… View Article
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The 5 Best and Worst Nintendo 64 Games

Guest Article By: Rebecca Geizura of 1-Up Games   Although the Nintendo 64 only had 296 North American released games, there are still a few games that are plain terrible.  From bad graphics to poor level design, the games on this list are horrific.     Carmegeddon This game is a sad knock-off the PlayStation game… View Article
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Retro Games Could be the Future of the Switch and Mobile for Nintendo

*Guest Editorial* What’s old is new again in the world of video games. It seemed like as soon as Nintendo announced the NES Mini Classic Edition in 2016 that people were already dreaming and speculating about a similar spin on the SNES. Those dreams came true when Nintendo announced that it’s releasing a SNES Mini… View Article
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Satoru Iwata: Two Years On. The Man We Will Always Remember

Though this post will read as posted on July 10th, It will actually July 11th in Japan by the time this post goes live due to the different time zones around the world. As most Gamers will know, especially Nintendo fans. July 11th 2015 was the day Nintendo and the world lost an incredible man…. View Article
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[Editorial] Master Sword Unleashed! (Surviving the Trial of the Sword)

After a lengthy wait, last week the very first DLC Pack for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild dropped and having spent a part of the weekend experiencing its every delight, it’s time to write about my favourite part of the whole thing! Don’t get me wrong, the Travel Medallion, Hero’s Path, Master… View Article
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[Video] Why Nintendo Should Make Amiibo Cards For Switch

With Nintendo really pushing the Nintendo Switch with crystal clear advertising as to what it is, a home console on the go, and still driving the amiibo brand by announcing even more amiibo figures releasing throughout the year, it is fair to say that Nintendo are still on board with the Toys-to-life program. I love… View Article
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[Editorial] Who Needs Pokkén Tournament on Switch When it has ARMS?

With the final ARMS Global Testpunch, it’s time for an impressions piece/Editorial as I ask “Who Needs Pokkén Tournament on Switch When it has ARMS?
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[Editorial] Is The Nintendo Switch The Big N’s Answer Of Getting Into The Competitive Gaming Scene?

Most of us that watched the reveal trailer will most likely remember the final scenes which showed the Switch in a more competitive gaming scene with two teams playing against each other in Splatoon. Well with the line-up of titles on the Switch that involve competitive multiplayer like Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Ultra Street Fighter… View Article
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[Editorial] Ultra Street Fighter II: The Final Challengers vs. ARMS (The Fight isn’t On, it’s Already Over!)

Here at miketendo64.com it is #StreetFighterWeek and such an occasion demands an original piece of Street Fighter content every day and today will be no exception!
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[Editorial] Should the Next Remastered Zelda Game be One of Capcom’s Creations?

As part of our ongoing promise to have more opinion pieces and original content, it’s time to add another article to that list and this time we’re keeping it Zelda focused.    While not every Zelda fan is happy with all the Zelda remasters/remakes and releases we’ve been getting the last decade, there are still… View Article
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[Editorial] What’s The Next Step For Amiibo?

I am sure most of you have come to notice that the hype around amiibo is starting to dwindle and that stock shortages continue to hinder any avid amiibo collectors hope of getting their hands on their favourite characters. With retail stores constantly in short supply of the more popular and sought out characters and… View Article
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[Editorial] The Price Devs & Publishers Pay for Physical (Switch, Wii U, 3DS & Wii)

Given the popularity of our recent amiibo article that exposes some of the goings on when it comes to making amiibos a reality, here at Miketendo64, we’ve decided we’re going to run another article of the like, except this time, we’re tackling physical Nintendo games!
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Mike Scorpio On… The Nintendo Switch

I have at last managed to get my hands on Nintendo’s newest console, the Nintendo Switch. After playing around with it for a few days and getting to learn it’s features and modes of play, I have found it to be a very enjoyable system. I was put off in the beginning because I wasn’t… View Article
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