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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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[Interview] Talking Red Colony 2 With RunicCodes

With 2D Ecchi Horror Drama game Red Colony 2 officially releasing on Nintendo Switch on July 15th, 2021, we spoke with the game’s developer Rune Shimotsuji Storm of RunicCodes to talk all about the game. In this interview, we discuss where the game takes place following the events of the first Red Colony game, the… View Article
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[Interview] Nintendo’s “Ask the Developer” Vol. 1, Game Builder Garage

Nintendo has shared a developer interview on their website that was conducted with a couple of the devs behind Game Builder Garage. The interview provides a little bit of insight into the background of both developers, how Game Builder Garage came to be and much more. We have an excerpt of the interview below that… View Article
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[Interview] Bringing the AllSpark back to Consoles with Coatsink Software (Part 2: TRANSFORMERS: BATTLEGROUNDS)

Whether you love cakes that pack a punch, lovable poochies that know two heads are better than one, or robots in disguise, do we have one hell of a week lined up for you. In the second of a three-part interview series, with the assistance of Outright Games and Swipe Right PR, we’re chatting to… View Article
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[Interview] Creating a Game that’s Good Enough to Eat with High Tea Frog (Part 1: Cake Bash)

Whether you love cakes that pack a punch, lovable poochies that know two heads are better than one, or robots in disguise, do we have one hell of a week lined up for you. In the first of a three-part interview series, with the assistance of Coatsink Software, we’re catching up with High Tea Frog’s… View Article
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[Interview] Talking Shantae And The Seven Sirens & Beyond With Matt Bozon

We at Miketendo64 have a deep love for the Shantae series and speaking with the creator of it all is always such a joy. Upon the release of Shantae and the Seven Sirens, we recently interviewed Matt Bozon of WayForward to talk about the game and what the future holds for Shantae the Half-Genie Hero. *We would… View Article
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[Interview] Discussing All Things Ys with Digital Emelas (Say “Yes” to Ys!)

I don’t know what caught me off guard more, the fact that NIS America announced the localisation of Ys IX: Monstrum Nox just last month, or the fact said a second announcement took place, declaring the forthcoming release of Ys Origin, but this time with Dotemu in the driving seat. Still, it’s more quality Ys goodness coming to the Nintendo Switch,… View Article
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[Interview] Talking Moving Out With SMG Studio

Moving Out is a wacky physics game from SMG Studio. It released on the Nintendo Switch last April and we have recently had a chat with the head of SMG Studio to talk more about the Moving Out and how it came to be. Miketendo64: First of all. Who are you and what is your… View Article
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[Interview] A Super Rare Interview With Super Rare Games

Hey folks! Do we have a Super Rare interview for you. We recently had a nice long chat with our good friend Ryan Brown over at Super Rare Games. We spoke at great length about the UK based publishing and distribution company that has brought fantastic indie Nintendo Switch games into physical form. To highlight a… View Article
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[Interview] Top Hat Studios On Developing & Publishing Indie Games For Nintendo Switch

Hey all! We have a cracking interview for you all today. We reached out to Top Hat Studios who are a video game publisher and developer situated in New York. We spoke to them about developing and publishing indie games in general and for Nintendo Switch, how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected them and much… View Article
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Famitsu Talk With HAL President In Celebration Of HAL Laboratory 40th Anniversary

In a recent interview with Famitsu, they sat down with HAL Laboratory president Shigefumi Kawase to talk at length about HAL Laboratory in celebration of its 40th anniversary. The interview reflects on Kawase’s time at the company, how the company’s corporate philosophy has helped steer it to success among other things. The Famitsu interview has… View Article
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[Interview] Fractured Minds Developer Interview – Video Games & Mental Health

Many of us who play video games, we use them as a way to escape the harsh realities of everyday life. This can be particularly true for those suffering from anxiety or other forms of mental illness. Video games give us the means to liberate ourselves without having to leave our comfort zone. They provide… View Article
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[Interview] Getting Too “Close To The Sun” With Storm In A TeaCup

With the upcoming launch of Close To The Sun releasing on Nintendo Switch and other consoles, we reached out to the Developers behind the game Storm In A Teacup to find out more about it. Special thanks goes to Aaron Cooper at Wired Productions for helping arrange the interview for us. Aaron helped send our… View Article
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[Interview] Greak: Memories of Azur (Nintendo Switch)

  Jonathan: For anyone who is reading this but don’t know who you are, who are you and what do you do? Rodrigo: My name is Rodrigo Fernandez and I am the Programmer and Co-Creator of Greak: Memories of Azur Jonathan: Can you tell our audience a little bit about your company? How many employees… View Article
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[Interview] Content Creator Spotlight – Switch Indie Fix

Taking center stage for this Content Creator Spotlight is Adam from Switch Indie Fix. Adam founded Switch Indie Fix back in December 2017. It is a podcast dedicated to Indie titles on the Nintendo Switch. We reached out to Adam to find out more about his podcast and the what it takes to make it… View Article
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[Interview] Content Creator Spotlight – CptnAlex

We have another great interview lined up for you today for our Content Creator Spotlight. He goes by the name CptnAlex (Captain Alex) and is known for his cool Nintendo designed products, from Enamel Pins to Joy-Con covers. We caught up with CptnAlex on Social Media and asked if he would like to talk more… View Article
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Community Spotlight – NM5 & Friends Gaming Community

Another new feature we are bringing to Miketendo64 is the Community Spotlight. This feature is a series of articles that shines a light on some of the many incredible gaming communities out there in the big wide world. To help kickstart this feature, we reached out to who we think are one of the most… View Article
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[Interview] Content Creator Spotlight – Japanese Nintendo

There are so many great Content Creators out there that really have a passion for what they do. Most opt for video content, some still hold on to the written word. Speaking of which, one man who is dedicated to keeping the written word alive is Brian Cooper of Japanese Nintendo. We have known Brian… View Article
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Impact Game Station

[Interview] Content Creator Spotlight – Impact Game Station

Hey everyone, we are bringing back our Content Creator Spotlight Feature. The feature is a series of articles in which we interview fellow content creators who share a love gaming and provide an insight into who they are and what they do. To help revive this series, we reached out to Barry Dunne of Impact… View Article
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[Feature] Even Gaming Gods use the Urinals! Suda51 Saves his Game and Chats Travis Touchdown

What’s that thing they say? Never met your heroes in real life? But what if you’re just minding your own business, standing over a urinal, only to have a literal god be frequenting the urinal next to you? Just minutes before I was to have my own interview with the legendary Suda51, as I stood… View Article
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