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HAL Laboratory was Heavily Involved with the Switch’s Creation

When you think about HAL Laboratory, you think of Kirby, Super Smash Bros, Pokémon Snap or even Satoru Iwata. What you don’t think about is HAL Laboratory being directly involved with the creation of Nintendo’s hardware, but as far as the Switch is concerned, it is precisely the case. Advertisements
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The First Monthly Summary is Now Viewable with the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app

Just before the Switch released, Nintendo put out the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls app, but for those of us who hoped it would provide an accurate record keeping of our Switch game playing, sadly that is really not the case. For those of us who downloaded the app, we are already aware the app does… View Article
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Haley Ojedi Gets A Surprise During Live Stream From Voice Of Revali (Breath Of The Wild)

Youtuber Haley Ojedi got the surprise of her life this week as she was finishing up her Breath Of The Wild Live Stream. During her fight with Ganon and the ending credits, Haley began receiving messages via live chat from none other than The Voice Of Revali himself (English Version), Sean Chiplock. He didn’t just… View Article
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Introducing Splatoon 2’s New Humpback Pump Track and Murch!

Ready those ink brains of yours Inklings as we’ve got another helping of Splatoon 2 news for you to digest and it is good! First up, straight from the official Splatoon tumblr account, a new stage has been introduced and it is the Humpback Pump Track and as well as an official overview, we’ve also… View Article
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(Video) Playtonic Games Presents “Yooka Laylee Rap”

Yes, you read the title correctly. Playtonic games have released a Rap Video for Yooka Laylee. If you think it seems familiar,  you are definitely not mistaken as the brilliant minds that are behind Yooka Laylee, Banjo Kazooie and Donkey Kong 64 are the one that created that terrible, albeit silly rap in Donkey Kong… View Article
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Nintendo Switch Gets Unity 5.6 Engine Support

  Released Yesterday, Unity 5.6 comes with native support for Nintendo Switch along with other features as well. There are already Unity built games released on Switch already with the likes of Nintendo’s own Snipperclips and Konami’s Super Bomberman R, but with official support, all developers, indie and corporate now have the opportunity to release… View Article
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(Opinion) Mike Scorpio On Zelda: Breath Of The Wild

WARNING! This Post May Contain Minor Spoilers! I have been trying to find the words to describe this game and the time to write them. Alas, I have finally managed to find both and will now take my time to express my thoughts about The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild. I was never a fan… View Article
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Video Review: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Hey everyone! Mr. Panda here, with a special treat! Here is my premiere review video of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Nintendo Switch! Don’t worry. It’s spoiler-free. Enjoy!
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[April Fool’s] Fire Emblem Faux! Nintendo “Reveals” Fire Emblem: Battle of Revolution

The April Fool’s hijinks keep on coming and here’s another one direct from the Big N themselves!
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[Random] Grant Kirkhope Confirms Yooka-Laylee is to Receive a DK Rap of its Own

Given just how bad the DK Rap was, it’s rather amazing quite a lot of people in this world has never seen it/heard of it and if you’re among them, then for the purpose of this article, I will to need you to watch this video:
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Jacktendo Selects: My Top 10 Switch Games of March 2017

Hello and welcome to the first instalment of Jacktendo Selects, a new monthly feature in which will see me countdown my favourite games on Switch in the month that they came out and reveal the game I’m most looking forwards to from the following month! There won’t always be 10 games listed in every instalment,… View Article
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Time Trials Are Missing But Still Coming To Snake Pass On Nintendo Switch

After completing the main game, players can unlock time trials which is available in every version of the game across platforms except one, the Nintendo Switch. Once completed a prompt should appear when you are selecting a level to play, giving you the option to choose between normal play or time trial. The Switch version… View Article
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Jason Cirillo Talks Runner3’s Retro Worlds

The cat is out of the bag, Runner3 is coming to the Nintendo Switch and great times await us all, but there is more to Runner3 then meets the eye, so thanks to Jason Cirillo who penned a new blog post yesterday, today we get to learn all about the Retro Worlds!
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Rerolling Gear Abilities Returns in Splatoon 2

Get ready for more Splatoon 2 news straight from the official Japanese Twitter account for Splatoon, because we’ve got some! In the first Splatoon, if a player didn’t like the abilities their gear came with, they could pay a visit to Spyke the Sea Urchin and either pay him with coins to reroll gear abilities,… View Article
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Konami Confirms Free DLC for Super Bomberman R

Before they hinted at it, but now Konami have gone ahead and confirmed it!   During a Live Stream from The Game Theorists, Konami has revealed that Super Bomberman R (for Rangers), is to be on the receiving end of dlc that seems to encompass new stages and characters at the very least and this… View Article
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[Update] The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets the Version 1.1.1 Treatment

Not to be left out, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the latest Switch available game to have a downloadable patch released this week.   The update is of course version 1.1.1 and consists of adjustments that have been made to make for a pleasant gaming experience and for players wanting to… View Article
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[Update] Version 1.1 of Snake Pass is Available on Switch!

Sumo Digital said the update would be coming soon and now it has.   If you were one of the many who believed the HD Rumble was rumbling a little too loud, the new update soon takes care of that, but it seems there might be more to the update than meets the eye as… View Article
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Full Patch Notes on the Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove & Specter of Torment 3.0A Update for Switch

The big Treasure Trove might not be ready just yet to make its way to any other platform other than Switch, but a new update for Treasure Trove and Specter of Torment is available right now, but you will need to own a Switch to download the update.   Full patch notes can be seen… View Article
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Switch is Big in Japan! (Half a Million Sales & Counting)

When this month was March was getting underway, sales for the Switch were good, very good and then they were bad, purely because stock was low, but now a resupply has happened, Switch sales are on the up once more.   In fact sales have been so good that the Nintendo Switch has now surpassed… View Article
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Switch Devs Can Actually Request for a Hashtag to be Used When Screenshots of their Games are Shared to Twitter

All about the hashtags!   If you are one of the lucky few who own a Nintendo Switch, there’s a very good chance that you’ve shared a screenshot or two of the games you’ve been playing on your new console to Twitter. If so, depending on which images you’ve been sharing, you might have noticed… View Article
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