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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Super Bomberman R 2

Super Bomberman R 2: (2023) Developer: HexaDrive Super Bomberman R 2: A new Bomberman game is coming to Nintendo Switch! In addition to classic action-maze modes Bomberman fans love, a new Castle Mode enters the fray! A team of up to 15 players*/** must blast their way to treasure chests while one defending player tries to hold them off…. View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: RPG Time: The Legend of Wright

RPG Time: The Legend of Wright: (August 18, 2022) Developer: DeskWorks Game master Kenta’s notebook holds a handwritten RPG made just for you. Every turn of the page brings thrills, heroics, and a whole lot of fun! After school, the classroom transforms into the world of “The Legend of Wright,” an RPG designed by young… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Return to Monkey Island

Return to Monkey Island: (2022) Developer: Ron Gilbert Return to Monkey Island is an unexpected, thrilling return of series creator Ron Gilbert that continues the story of the legendary adventure games The Secret of Monkey Island and Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge developed in collaboration with Lucasfilm Games. It’s been many years since Guybrush Threepwood… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: DRAGON QUEST TREASURES

DRAGON QUEST TREASURES: (December 9, 2022) Developer: Square Enix Erik and his sister Mia live on a Viking longship, dreaming of the day they can explore the world in search of grand treasure. One night they encounter a pair of otherworldly creatures, Porcus and Purrsula, and are whisked away to a mysterious place known as… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Sonic Frontiers

Sonic Frontiers: (Holiday 2022) Developer: Sonic Team Speed into new realms with Sonic Frontiers, a new style of action for the franchise taking the Blue Blur and his friends to accelerated new heights. The high-speed, Open-Zone platforming gameplay gives players freedom to uncover the mysteries of the Starfall Islands any way they choose, each island… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: BLANC

Blanc: (February 2023) Developer: Casus Ludi An emotional journey – Experience the poetic tale of a wolf cub and a fawn in the spectacular world of Blanc. Lost in a sudden snowstorm, they will have to lean on each other in order to follow the footprints their families left behind in the snow. Breathtaking hand-crafted… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Disney Dreamlight Valley

Disney Dreamlight Valley: (2022) Developer: Gameloft Disney Dreamlight Valley is a hybrid between a life-sim and an adventure game rich with quests, exploration, and engaging activities featuring Disney and Pixar friends, both old and new. Once an idyllic land, Dreamlight Valley was a place where Disney and Pixar characters lived in harmony—until the Forgetting. Night… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition

NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition: (October 6, 2022) Developer: PlatinumGames NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition is the Nintendo Switch™ version of NieR:Automata, an award-winning post-apocalyptic action RPG that has achieved deep-rooted popularity around the world. The distant future… Invaders from another world attack without warning, unleashing a new type of threat: weapons known… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Minecraft Legends

Minecraft Legends: (2023) Developer: Mojang Studios Discover the mysteries of Minecraft Legends, a new action strategy game. Explore a beautiful land, both familiar and mysterious, full of diverse life, lush biomes, and rich resources. But this paradise is on the brink of destruction – the piglins have arrived, threatening to corrupt the Overworld. Inspire unexpected… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Little Noah: Scion of Paradise

Little Noah: Scion of Paradise: (June 28, 2022) Developer: Grounding, Inc Create unique teams and combos from 40+ recruitable allies in this casual but compelling game! Port Manacloud—a nation that owes its power and prosperity to its alchemists. Noah, an alchemical prodigy, is journeying across the skies in her airship when she discovers mysterious floating… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Portal: Companion Collection

Portal: Companion Collection: (June 28, 2022) Developer: Valve Corporation Including Portal and Portal 2, the Companion Collection comes to Nintendo Switch™ with all the groundbreaking gameplay, dark humor, and exploration that earned the series hundreds of awards. In Portal, you’ll use a highly experimental portal device to solve physical puzzles and challenges. Maneuver objects–and yourself–through… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak: (June 30, 2022) Developer: Capcom The world of Monster Hunter Rise gets bigger and deeper with this massive expansion featuring new monsters, new locales and more! Note: You must own Monster Hunter Rise in order to play this expansion. Sunbreak content is accessible after completion of the 7-star Hub quest “Serpent… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: HARVESTELLA

HARVESTELLA: (November 4, 2022) Developer: Square Enix In a vibrant and colourful world, players will tend their crops, befriend the townsfolk, overcome threats, discover the origins of the world and the truth behind the calamity along the way. The story begins when the player wakes up in the middle of “Quietus,” a calamity that comes… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: (October 20, 2022) Developer: Ubisoft Milan Team up with Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Rabbid Peach, Rabbid Luigi, and their friends on a galactic journey to defeat a malevolent entity and save your Spark companions. Explore planets throughout the galaxy as you uncover mysterious secrets and compelling quests! Build your… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Spotlight: LIVE A LIVE

LIVE A LIVE: (July 22, 2022) Developer: Team Asano Seven different stories featuring different protagonists, time periods, and gameplay styles await. In The Wild West, a wanderer with a bounty on his head fights for his life. In the Twilight of Edo Japan, a shinobi undertakes a secret mission. Experience these tales in any order… View Article
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A Final Look at Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Ahead of Launch!

Todays Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner showcase kicked off with a final look at Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak ahead of its release later this week. This debut story trailer featured brand new monsters, a returning favorite in a brand new form & detailed what’s to come for the future of this major expansion. A full breakdown… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase June 2022

Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase Recap – June 2022

The Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase has aired today and as the name suggests, it showcased games from Nintendo’s partners rather than from the Big N themselves. The likes of Capcom, SEGA, Square Enix, Ubisoft, Disney, Devolver Digital, and ATLUS all had games to show off during the showcase. Games shown during the showcase that… View Article
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Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase June 2022

Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase Announced for June 28

After weeks, if not months, of waiting for a Nintendo Direct, Nintendo has announced a Partner Showcase airing this week. As always, the Partner Showcase will focus on titles from 3rd party developers and publishers. The Showcase will air on Tuesday June28th at 6am PT / 9am ET / 2pm BST / 3pm CEST and… View Article
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Indie World Spotlight: Cursed to Golf

Cursed to Golf: (Summer 2022) Developer: Chuhai Labs | Publisher: Thunderful Games Play as The Cursed Golfer, trapped in Golf Purgatory after a freak accident takes you out as you’re about to take the winning shot of an international tournament! Legend says that playing through the devious courses across Golf Purgatory will get you back… View Article
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Indie World Spotlight: Gunbrella

Gunbrella: (2023) Developer: Doinksoft | Publisher: Devolver Digital Take on the role of a gruff woodsman on a quest for revenge, armed with the mysterious Gunbrella. In this noir-punk adventure game, your investigation becomes entangled with the inner workings of ghouls and gangsters, cops and cultists, and other increasingly bizarre characters in a world rapidly… View Article
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