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M64 Retrospective: Seven Years Running – Our Favourite Moments (Part 2)

Hey again! Glad to see you came back for part two of our Favourite Moments. If you didn’t read part one, then I shall give you a little refresher (or you can read the whole thing). As Miketendo64 celebrates its seven years of operation. I am taking a look back at some of our favourite… View Article
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M64 Retrospective: 7 Years on & The Tale of Two Brothers

Seven years ago, to this very day, our humble little site, Miketendo64 came into being. Yet, while it is true Miketendo64 is a media site dedicated to all things Nintendo, by fans for fans, Miketendo64 is more than just that. At its heart, it’s the story of two brothers. Separated by an age gap of… View Article
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[Feature] W.A.S.D Happening (A Day out in London)

Just another day at the Tobacco Dock.
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons

[Feature] Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Two Years On

On this day two years ago, Animal Crossing: New Horizons launched worldwide on Nintendo Switch. Its release came just in time as the world fell into a pandemic due to COVID-19 and we were all confined to our homes. Surprisingly, the game was a huge success and it gave us an escape as well as… View Article
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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course Pass

[Video] Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Wave 1 DLC Grand Prix Gameplay

The first wave of the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass is now available to anyone else who has the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack service or for those who have bought the pass separately. Before jumping into the Online Multiplayer, I first took on the Wave 1 DLC Grand Prix in… View Article
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[Editorial] How People Keep Miketendo64 Going

Something that I get asked a lot is how do I maintain the momentum to keep Miketendo64 going? The simple answer is that I love video games and I love writing about video games. The long answer, however, is a bit more complex. Running a video game website sounds great on paper. Free games to… View Article
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Ignacio Molina

[Interview] Learning To Be A Video Game Developer With Ignacio Molina

If you are an avid gamer and aspire to become a video game developer, then we have a treat for you. We recently spoke with Ignacio Molina who is currently studying video game development. He is in his final year of getting their degree and is happy to share with us his experiences of choosing… View Article
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3 Million Views

Achievement Get! 3 Million Views – eShop Gift Card Giveaway Celebration

What in the world? has reached 3 million views!!! Simply Incredible! It seemed like an age ago when Jack, Ash, and I were cutting into a delicious cake to celebrate the website reaching 1 million views. That was about three years ago, back in 2018 when the world didn’t even know what COVID was…. View Article
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Happy Holidays 2021 To You All, From Team Miketendo64

Hello all, It’s Mike here! With the festive season in full swing and the end of the year almost upon us, I just wanted to take the time to wish you all a very Happy Holidays! 2021 has been another roller coaster year for many of us with plenty of ups and downs, and the… View Article
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Banjo-Kazooie Box Art

[Feature] Print Your Own Banjo-Kazooie Nintendo Switch Box Art

With the original Banjo-Kazooie coming to Nintendo Switch via Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack in January, 2022, we have mocked up some unofficial Banjo-Kazooie box art to celebrate. The box art is rather different to what we normally mock up as we have reused the original Nintendo 64 box art for… View Article
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[Feature] Top Multiplayer Switch Games To Play This Festive Season

The Festive season is upon us again and that means plenty of family gatherings, food, presents, and a great opportunity to get the family together for some Multiplayer gaming fun. The Nintendo Switch has so many great multiplayer games and most can get the whole family involved, not just those holding a controller. We have… View Article
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Miketendo64 Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs. Brain Hall Of Fame

Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs. Brain is out now on Nintendo Switch and to celebrate its launch we are looking for the brawniest brains to induct into our Big Brain Academy: Brain Vs. Brain Hall of Fame! The requirements are straightforward but the challenge lies in the task itself. In order to be inducted into… View Article
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The Lord of the Rings

[Feature] Best Fantasy Games on the Switch for Bookworms

Guest Article written by Rachel Jufer Since the Nintendo Switch was first released in 2017, it has gained popularity as one of the most entertaining consoles on the market. In fact, the Switch’s performance alone raised Nintendo’s market value by $1 billion. Just this October, Nintendo sold over 700,000 Switch consoles. This includes the original and… View Article
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[Guide] How To Obtain Castle Items In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

When Animal Crossing: New Horizons received the big 2.0 update, it also received a huge influx of furniture items to decorate your island with. Some such items are castle themed and will allow you to construct elaborate castles on your island. There are three types of Castle Items that you can get. They are the… View Article
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Nintendo 64 Controller

[Guide] Nintendo Switch Games Playable With Nintendo 64 Controller

With the Nintendo 64 – Nintendo Switch Online library now fully in operation, I’m sure a large number of you have taken the plunge and bought the Nintendo 64 Wireless Controller from the My Nintendo Store as well. I have done exactly the same thing myself as the Nintendo 64 controller has always been one… View Article
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Smash Bros Banner

[Video] Smash Bros Banner – Everyone Is Here Mural Poster (Final Revision With Sora)

Three years ago shortly after Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was released, I had printed out the Smash Bros Banner or the “Everyone Is HERE!” mural that it is also known as and showcased it in a video on our YouTube Channel. I didn’t expect it to get too many views but three years on and… View Article
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[Guide] How To Unlock Purah & Robbie In Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity (DLC #2)

Please be warned that this guide contains spoilers to unlocking Purah & Robbie in Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity. If you do not wish for any more content spoilers, turn back now.
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[Guide] How To Unlock Sooga In Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity (DLC #2)

Please be warned that this guide contains spoilers to unlocking Sooga in Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity. If you do not wish for any more content spoilers, turn back now.
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[Guide] How To Transfer Save Data From Nintendo Switch To OLED Model

If you have recently upgraded to a Nintendo Switch OLED Model, you may be wanting to retire your OG Switch. Before you do though, you’ll probably want to transfer your treasured save data over to your new system. There are two ways to do this and both are pretty straightforward but they are time consuming…. View Article
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[Feature] GAME4PLAY Chiclana – A Quaint Event For A Fun Weekend

Earlier today I went to a local gaming event in Chiclana de la Frontera, Spain. The event was called GAME4PLAY and it was being hosted in the VOX Youth Center. It was quite a small scale event but seeing as it was literally minutes down the road from where I live and was free to… View Article
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