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[First Impressions] ConnecTank (Nintendo Switch)

Last week, I had the privilege to attend a private press event hosted by Natsume Inc. It was for a game called ConnecTank, which is being developed by Yummy Yummy Tummy. It is a 2D Action-Adventure game that has players work for large companies as delivery drivers in the world of New Pangea. However, instead of… View Article
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[Editorial] Miketendo64 Celebrates Its Sixth Anniversary Today!!!

Hey all! Mike of Miketendo64 here. Has it really been six years already? Every year I look back and think “Wow, the last year went fast!” and here I am again. We have come quite far since we first began and the continuous support from our followers has given us the strength to keep going… View Article
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[Feature] How to Study and Play Games at the Same Time

“Turn it off and start doing your homework” is one of the most often heard phrases. Our parents take care of us and want us to gain valuable knowledge, get a well-paid job, and become successful in the long run. Of course, everyone wants that, but not everyone realizes that games often have nothing to… View Article
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Animal Crossing Standee Designs

Download These Cool Pixel Art Standee Designs For Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Hey folks! Animal Crossing: New Horizons got a brand new update that included some new features for the game! One of which is new Custom Design templates for Face-cutout Standees, Uchiwa Fans, Flags, and Umbrellas. You can create your own special designs on these templates and use/display them as you see fit on your island…. View Article
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[Feature] How Online Gaming Communities Can Help With Social Skills

I have been a gamer going on 30 years. I have always enjoyed single player campaigns and local multiplayer with friends and family. One aspect in gaming that I don’t venture into too much is gaming online. Online gaming has been a relatively big part of video games over the last 15 years or so… View Article
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[Feature] Giving Mario Kart Live: Home Cuircuit That Extra Panache With The Course Decoration Kit

Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit is a unique experience that gets even better when you get creative with your circuits. To give your circuits that extra pizazz, My Nintendo Account users in the US and Europe can claim the MK Live Course Decoration Kit for 600 Platinum Points plus postage (for us it was €6.99)…. View Article
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Happy Holidays 2020 To You All!

Hello all! From all of us at Miketendo64, we would like to wish you all Happy Holidays! We also would like to thank everyone one of you who has visited and supported our website this year, even while the the whole world is in tatters. 2020 has been an incredibly tough year for us all… View Article
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New Wonderful Code For The Wonderful 101: Remastered Revealed

The Wonderful 101: Remastered was recently updated (version 1.0.3) and introduced a feature called the Wonderful Code. By inputting special codes, you will be able to unlock characters earlier than would playing through the main campaign naturally. Two Wonderful Codes were made available a week or so ago that allowed players to unlock Wonder-Bayonetta, Wonder-Jeane,… View Article
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Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit Karts, Outfits, and Horns

[Guide] Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit – All Karts, Outfits, and Horns Unlockables

Wondering what all of the Karts, Outfits, & Horns are in Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit? Well, we have played the game extensively by getting every gold trophy on all four speeds in each of the nine cups in Grand Prix and collected every single coin required to reach the maximum. Alas, we can confirm… View Article
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Pumpkin Jack

[Feature] M64 Selects Spooky Games on Nintendo Switch

Welcome to M64 Selects, the feature series where we head over to the Switch eShop with a keyword in mind and highlight four of the games that pop up. In today’s installment to get us in the Halloween Spirit, our keyword is none other than Spooky Games and these are the four games selected by yours… View Article
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Super Nintendo World To Open Spring 2021 – New Images Of Mario Cafe & Store Shared

Nintendo Japan have given an update on the status of Universal Studios’ Super Nintendo World theme park in Osaka. In the status update (which can be found on their website blog) it spoke about the stores that will be opening inside the park including a Super Mario themed gift shop and Cafeteria. Photos of the… View Article
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Super Mario 3D All-Stars

[Review] Super Mario 3D All-Stars (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Nintendo Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Platformer, Action No. of Players: 1-2 players Release Date: September 18th, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $59.99 USD   HISTORY: In 1996, Super Mario made the biggest jump he has ever made in his career at the time. He made the leap from 2D side-scrolling… View Article
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[Video] Classic Gameplay of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine & Super Mario Galaxy

With the impending release of Super Mario 3D All Stars coming to Nintendo Switch on September 18th, we have recorded classic gameplay of some of the original games that are included in the collection. Embedded below is some gameplay for Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy. Now, I will admit that… View Article
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ScareScraper Ultimate Challenge

Luigi’s Mansion 3 ScareScraper Ultimate Challenge Hall Of Fame

Do you have what it takes to brave the 20-Floor ScareScraper alone? It is a grueling challenge that requires both luck and skill. There are no rewards in-game for beating 20-Floors ScareScraper Mode, not even on your own. However, we at Miketendo64 wish to acknowledge your victory by giving you a place in our Luigi’s… View Article
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[Guide] How To Find Max Honey In Isle Of Armor (Pokémon Sword / Pokémon Shield)

Okay, so you are adventuring through the Isle of Armor. You have tackled the Tower of Water or Tower of Darkness. You Kubfu has now evolved into Urshifu, so what is next? Well, now you have the joy of getting Urshifu to Gigantamax. It isn’t as simple as just giving it Max Soup. Oh no,… View Article
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[Feature] Miketendo64 In 2015 – A Great Year For Nintendo Games (Wii U Edition)

In 2015, when we first started up Miketendo64, we were in for a treat as regards to Nintendo games. The Wii U may not have been successful and had a pretty barebones library at launch but it started building momentum with games in 2015. Such games include the likes of Super Mario Maker, Yoshi’s Woolly… View Article
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[Feature] Miketendo 64! – Five Years On

Wow! Just Wow! I can’t believe that it has been 5 years already since I first started Where has the time gone? It still surprises me how far we have come in that time. Our little blog, a small corner of the internet has become so much more and we have our wonderful community… View Article
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[Gallery] New Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition Screenshots & Character Art

The Japanese Xenoblade Chronicles Twitter account has been busy over the last few day sharing new screenshots and character artwork for Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition. We have gathered up the images that feature Shulk and Co. and multiple locales and put them into the gallery below. Source: @XenobladeJP (Twitter)
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[Guide] Animal Crossing: New Horizons List Of Nook Miles Tasks

While bells are still the main currency in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, there is also another type of currency called Nook Miles that can only be used to buy exclusive items like Nook Miles, Tickets, Fencing, and special furniture. They are also needed to pay off your very first loan (5,000 Nook Miles in fact). You… View Article
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons “Know Your Visitors” Infographic

As you tend to your island and continue to improve it every day in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, you will come across visitors that come to your island to sell their wares or find themselves washed up upon its shores. There are quite a few of them and but only one will come to per… View Article
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