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Apex Legends

[Feature] Why isn’t Apex Legends On Nintendo Switch Yet?

With so many Battle Royale games on the Nintendo Switch like Fortnite, TETRIS 99 and Realm Royale, it does somewhat surprise me that Apex Legends has yet to come to the Hybrid Console. Though I am not one for Battle Royale games because I’ll be honest, I suck at them. They are hugely popular right… View Article
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Yo-Kai Watch 4

Yo-Kai Watch 4 officially confirmed for release in the West

No release day yet Yo-Kai Watch 4 is a title too big to be kept in Japan, which is not surprising that Level-5 has confirmed that the game will receive a western localization during their AX 2019 panel as reported by HDKirin. Yokai Watch 4 western localization announced at the Level-5 AX 2019 panel. No… View Article
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Nintendo of Japan releases TV commercials and introduction video for Fire Emblem: Three Houses on their YouTube channel

The propaganda continues We are less than a month away from the release of Fire Emblem: Three Houses, and Nintendo continues their promotional push for the first-party title, this time through the Nintendo of Japan YouTube page. A new ‘Introduction Video’, as well as four TV commercials, have been made available just in time for… View Article
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Fire Emblem: Three Houses receives an Expansion Pass, Officers Academy outfits revealed

Dress-up game There is no shortage of news in regards to Fire Emblem: Three Houses, which is the biggest Nintendo title to launch in the month of July, and Nintendo has begun to outline the Expansion Pass which is sure to extend the life of the title way past its initial release. Nintendo of America… View Article
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Ninja Box receives a release date in Japan

Japanese-themed anime games were big on the Nintendo 3DS, but they have been slowly trickling into the Switch. Yo-Kai Watch 4 released just last week in Japan, but games likes Inazuma Eleven Ares, Snack World: Trejarers Gold, and Ninja Box have been waiting some time between their announcement for the system and their ultimate release…. View Article
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[Feature] Going Pro with Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield! Going Hands on with the E3 Demo with a Pro Controller

When it comes to Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!, one of the biggest complaints about the games, was the lack of support for the Pro Controller but with a new Gen quickly approaching, the times are changing. During a not so secret event at Nintendo UK’s offices, I had the chance… View Article
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[Feature] Print Your Own Banjo-Kazooie T-shirts (Image Download)

Due to a lot of interest in our Banjo-Kazooie T-shirts, we are sharing the image so that anyone can download it and print their own T-shirts. Even though we composed the image, we do not own or claim to own the actual assets themselves in the image. Much like any composer who writes music, the… View Article
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Grip Airblades

Let’s Talk About: GRIP: Combat Racing Airblades Update

It’s been a while since we have done a Let’s Talk About article. However, seeing as we had already reviewed GRIP on Nintendo Switch, we didn’t think there would be enough to write a whole new review on for the Airblades Update. Hence why we are bringing back Let’s Talk About. If you would like to read… View Article
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Astral Chain developer blog updated with new entry from the game’s animator Marumi Nakajo

The Marketing Machine at work And just when Nintendo of Japan releases a new “Action Introduction” trailer for Astral Chain, PlatinumGames releases a new developer blog by the game’s animator, Marumi Nakajo. Here is some of the content from the blog: Hello, everyone. My name is Marumi Nakajo, and I’m an animator on ASTRAL CHAIN…. View Article
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Nintendo of Japan releases new Astral Chain “Action Introduction” video on their YouTube channel

Something awesome this way comes. Astral Chain, the latest title from PlatinumGames has received a new “Action Introduction” trailer on Nintendo of Japan’s YouTube channel. With the game’s release a little over two months from now, Nintendo is wasting no time in promoting their Switch exclusive title. The game enjoyed a new E3 trailer portraying… View Article
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[Feature] Game On!: How to Throw an Awesome Nintendo Party

Are you looking to throw an awesome Nintendo party with all of your friends? Check out this guide to learn how to throw an awesome Nintendo party. Fun Fact: Did you know that Nintendo has sold over 740 million consoles worldwide? If you’ve ever played a Nintendo game, this impressive figure should come as no… View Article
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[Video] Miketendo64 Interview With Grant Kirkhope – Talking Banjo In Smash, Yooka-Laylee &

Stepping out of our comfort zone, we did a video interview with Grant Kirkhope, the legendary video game composer. Known for his music compositions on Banjo-Kazooie, GoldenEye, Perfect Dark, Yooka-Laylee, Mario+Rabbids and many other games. We had the privilege to talk with Grant about the huge reveal of Banjo in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. We… View Article
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[Feature] Link’s Awakening Chamber Dungeon Breakdown (Potential Zelda Maker?)

One of the brand new features coming to The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening for the Nintendo Switch, is the Chamber Dungeon. The Link’s Awakening Chamber Dungeon feature allows players to create their own dungeons by collecting parts of dungeons found in game by clearing them. Players can then use a number of assets to… View Article
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Phantasy Star Online 2 might be coming to the Nintendo Switch in the West after all

The wait will finally be over It’s not always easy when you have a game staring you at your face that you want to play but for some unknown reason hasn’t been made available for you to start it up. That’s been the case with Phantasy Star Online 2 which is available for the Nintendo… View Article
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[Feature] Who WON’T Be Coming To Smash Bros. Ultimate As DLC

Smash Bros. Ultimate currently has 76 characters under its belt, with 4 more coming. Many people are throwing their hats into the ring predicting who will be in the game, including us here at Miketendo 64, but who cares about optimism! Here’s who WON’T be Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC: Sakurai has one surefire way… View Article
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Square Enix E3 2019 Highlights: New Trailers, Details, & Switch Announcements For Final Fantasy VIII Remastered, The Last Remnant, Crystal Chronicles And More!

The Square Enix Conference has just wrapped up, and with it many new announcements for Nintendo Switch titles! The conference kicked off for Switch folks with a look at Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered. The game received a new release window of Winter 2019 & a brand new trailer. Next up, the surprise reveal of The Last… View Article
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Limited Run Games E3 2019 Highlights: 1 3DS & 10 Switch titles announced, including Night in the woods, Turok 1& 2, Transistor, Freedom Planet, & more!

The Limited Run Games press conference for E3 has just wrapped up and with it comes 10 upcoming Physical releases for Nintendo Switch and 1 3DS title! Do you plan on buying any of these titles? The folks at LRG kicked things off with the reveal of Night in the woods. It’ll receive a physical… View Article
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Fighter

[Feature] Who WILL Be The Next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Fighter?

At the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate World Championships 2019 3v3 Masahiro Sakurai confirmed that the next fighter would be revealed this Tuesday during Nintendo’s E3 presentation. But who could it be? Everyone has their own opinion on it, but here are our picks for the next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Fighter. Many people are… View Article
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DOOM Eternal

Bethesda E3 2019 Highlights: New trailers, release dates and Switch announcements for DOOM Eternal, The Elder Scrolls: Blades & Wolfenstein Youngblood

To kick things off at the Bethesda Conference, Todd Howard came out and acknowledged the criticism of Fallout 76 and the work that both gamers and developers have made to build the community. He also talked about early access for The Elder Scrolls: Blades and updates that are coming to the mobile game. The Elder… View Article
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The Splatocalypse looms over the world of Splatoon 2! Will you side with Pearl and embrace Team Chaos, or join Marina and enforce Team Order in July?

Coming from the Nintendo Splatoon 2 World Championships Squid Research Lab has a special announcement for fans! The final Splatfest has been revealed, will you fight for Team Order or Team Chaos? On July 18th, this 72 hour splatfest celebration will kick off! Special gear will become available, & ALL past Shifty Station maps will… View Article
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