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Nintendo Entertainment System – July Game Updates – Nintendo Switch Online Includes Donkey Kong 3 And Wrecking Crew, Rewind Feature Also Being Added

Nintendo have released a new trailer showcasing July’s offerings to the Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online service. This month will see Donkey Kong 3 and Wrecking Crew added to the ever growing list of NES games. That’s not all though, a rewind feature is also being added to all games available. This will… View Article
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Version Exclusives revealed for Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield

With a new update on Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield today, we’ve been given a look at what we can expect for version exclusive content! First off, some Pokémon species will be exclusive between the two games. Gym Leaders will also be different. There are several differences between Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, and one… View Article
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Galar Research Update: Gigantamaxing, New Pokémon, New Gym Leaders, & Galar Pokemon League!

The Pokémon Company has given us some brand new information on Pokémon Sword & Pokemon Shield today! Today we get introduced to brand new Pokémon, new gym leaders, the Galar Pokemon League, and Gigantamaxing! GIGANTAMAXING CHANGES A POKÉMON’S SIZE AND APPEARANCE! The strange phenomenon known as Dynamaxing can only occur in specific areas of the… View Article
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TETRIS 99 X Splatoon 2 Maximus Cup Announced

Nintendo America have announced the next Maximus Cup event for TETRIS 99. It will be Splatoon 2 themed in commemoration of the final Splatfest this weekend and for those that get 100 event points, they can get a Splatoon 2 theme for TETRIS 99. The event will run from July 12th from 11:59pm PT, up… View Article
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Nintendo Are Considering Extending The Nintendo Switch Online Service

Dutch the 79th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders at Nintendo Japan earlier today, a question arose as to when software from consoles like the Nintendo 64 and GameCube would be resurfacing. Nintendo stated that they are looking to extend the Nintendo Switch Online service. We have a translation of the statement below, courtesy of BlackKite… View Article
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Checkout more of Super Mario Maker 2 with 3 different Nintendo Treehouse: Live segments | E3 2019

Super Mario Maker 2 had a big spotlight in the Nintendo Treehouse Live | E3 2019, and three different sessions with the game were held. Wanna learn more about Story mode, Course making, or Multiplayer? Checkout the videos below from the event! Make it Your Way, Play it Your Way. Mario fans of the world, unite! Now you… View Article
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Return To Kolohint Spirit Event

“Return to Koholint!“ Spirit Event will add 2 Links Awakening Limited-Time Spirits to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate this week!

The next spirit event has been announced for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate! The event will see two brand new spirits from The Legend Of Zelda: Links Awakening! At this current moment in time, the two new spirits are exclusive to the event and consist of the Owl & Link in his chibi form. Increased experience can… View Article
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[Video] Splatoon 2 – Final Splatfest Announcement – Nintendo Switch

As we wrote about earlier in this article, 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? Splatoon 2s Final Splatfest “Chaos vs Order” has been announced. We now have an official upload of the announcement in… View Article
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[Video] Splatoon 2 World Championships 2019 Finals

Earlier today, the Splatoon 2 World Championships took place in LA. Nintendo has now uploaded the tournaments finals to their YouTube channel. Catch all the intense action below:
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[Video] Super Mario Maker 2 Invitational 2019 Finals

Earlier today, the Super Mario Maker 2 Invitational took place in LA. Nintendo has now uploaded the tournaments finals to their YouTube channel. Catch all the intense action below:
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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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[Feature] Who’s that Pokémon? It’s Wooloo, the Sheep Pokemon!

With details of the release date and the latest direct revealing new Pokémon for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield.  We’re going to be playing “Who’s That Pokémon?” as a means to introduce these new Pokémon! Let’s get introduced to the Sheep Pokémon Wooloo! Pokémon: Wooloo Type: Normal-type Classification: Sheep Pokémon Height: 2’00” Weight: 13.2lbs Ability: Fluffy/Run Away   Description: The… View Article
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City Connection, Double Dragon II, & Volley Ball are June’s NES games for Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo have released a video with the latest offering of games for the NES – Nintendo Switch Online. For June, there are Three games coming to the online service in the form of City Connection, Double Dragon II, & Volley Ball. Both the official overview and video trailer can be seen below: Double Dragon II: The… View Article
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Nintendo Labo: VR Kit + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

[Video] Nintendo Labo: VR Kit + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

A new update is here for Smash Ultimate, and with it comes Nintendo Labo VR kit support! This new trailer , titled “Nintendo Labo: VR Kit + Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” gives us a brief look at VR support in the game. You can check out the trailer below:
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[Patch Notes] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 3.1.0 for Nintendo Switch

The latest update for Super Smash Bros Ultimate is here! Including Nintendo Labo VR support, additional Amiibo functionality, and more! Read the full patch notes below: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 3.1.0 [Released 05/30/19] Offline You can use the Toy-Con VR Goggles to enjoy Smash in VR mode via the Games & More menu. VR mode… View Article
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Mario Tennis Aces Update: Dry Bowser coming in July, remaining unlockable costumes revealed (Ver. 3.1.0)

Mario Tennis Aces is set to receive its final update this week, and with it comes some new unlockable costumes and two final character additions. Nintendo has already announced that Fire Piranha Plant will be available through the June online tournament, but it has also been revealed that special Tennis Gear will also be available… View Article
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[Patch Notes] Splatoon 2 Version 4.8.0 for Nintendo Switch (Multiplayer Changes, and more!)

With version 4.8.0 of Splatoon 2  available as of last night, Nintendo has provided the following patch notes: Splatoon 2 Version 4.8.0:[Released 05/28/19] Changes to Multiplayer: Specifications for some of the main weapons have been changed. Weapon Change Jet Squelcher Custom Jet Squelcher Increased inking radius of shots when they land by roughly 10%. Carbon Roller Carbon… View Article
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[Video] Introducing Nintendo Switch Game Vouchers

During the Super Mario Maker 2 Direct, Nintendo took the opportunity to announce a new voucher that Nintendo Switch Online members can purchase. The voucher allows NSO users to purchase two Nintendo Switch games digitally at discount. You can make a saving of around $19.99 in the likes of Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of… View Article
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New Tetris99 DLC ads offline and marathon modes – more new content to come

New Tetris99 “Big Block” DLC will retail for $9.99 and add two new modes to the game. The game itself is free with a Nintendo Switch Online subscription but will add much needed “offline” content for the go.  For those unsure on how this works, you will need the Nintendo Switch Online subscription to play… View Article
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Tetris 99 Maximus Cup #3 online event announced, earn 100 points for free Gameboy inspired theme

The Third online event for Tetris 99 has been announced! Taking place from May 17th- 19th, win as many games as you can in the Maximus Cup to rank in the top 999 players! You could even win My Nintendo Gold Points for your victories. New this time though in celebration of Tetris’s Anniversary, a… View Article
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