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Start Pokken Around In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon March 17, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, the Pokemon-Tekken arcade smash-up is finally coming to your living room, or at least it will be tomorrow: Pokken Tournament! Do what generations before you only dreamed of doing as you take direct control of Pokemon in battle, including the new Shadow Mewtwo! (Note: get the physical version instead; […]
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Highlights And Lowlights Of The New Nintendo Direct

by Peter Paltridgeon March 3, 2016
A new Nintendo Direct broadcasted at 2 this afternoon. It delivered good and bad news for Super Mario Maker: the good is that we’re finally getting keys, and the bad is that they’re giving us an even WORSE version of Expert Mode called Super Expert Mode. I’m just going to have to accept now that […]

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Remakes Both Good And Bad In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon March 3, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD is officially available as of tomorrow! Though it may not be the greatest Zelda of all time, it’s still a good game, and it’s the only one with Midna in it. If you can find the limited edition physical package with the […]
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New Nintendo Direct Tomorrow: Here’s What It WON’T Be About

by Peter Paltridgeon March 2, 2016
Nintendo has announced a new Nintendo Direct will be broadcasting live tomorrow at 2 PM PT/5 PM ET, and for the sake of nagging fans and the press, they’ve clarified pre-broadcast what their stream WON’T be about: the NX or any of their future mobile plans. Nintendo announced today that a Nintendo Direct will air […]

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This Week’s Nintendo Download Is Super Effective

by Peter Paltridgeon February 25, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, the day is finally here! Or rather, it’ll be here in a couple days: on Pokemon Day, February 27, the original generation of games will be rereleased on the 3DS’s Virtual Console. Unavailable since their original physical releases back in the 90’s, Red, Blue and Yellow are back in […]
Pokemon World Championships Will Include A Pokken Tournament Category

Pokemon World Championships Will Include A Pokken Tournament Category

by Peter Paltridgeon February 18, 2016
Pokken Tournament, the Pokemon/Tekken mashup that everyone’s waiting for, won’t be out for the Wii U until March 18. But Nintendo is including the game in their annual Pokemon World Championships tournament — the Finals will host a Pokken Tournament category in addition to the card game and the regular video game series. How will […]

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Fates And Ninjas In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon February 18, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, a little release you might have heard of called Fire Emblem Fates is now available! Just be prepared — it’s not only the most expansive Fire Emblem yet, it’s the most expensive. Finishing the game fully means buying it three times. (Unless you can find the Limited Edition, which […]
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Old Is New (‘n Tasty) In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon February 11, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, some old games have been offered which are brand-new to American Nintendo consoles. One is the remastered version of Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee, retitled “Oddworld: New ‘n Tasty.” The other is the US debut of the GBA puzzle game Kuru Kuru Kururin, where you carefully navigate through mazes while piloting […]

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Which Amiibo Will Work With Pokken Tournament? ALL Of Them

by Peter Paltridgeon February 9, 2016
Pokken Tournament is an arcade fighter that’s in basic terms Tekken merged with Pokemon (hence the portmanteau “Pokken”). It’s self-explanatory — instead of fighting as humans, you duke it out as Pokemon. Which sounds great, as fans have wanted to control Pokemon directly in battle for quite some time. Pokken Tournament came out originally for […]
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We’re Not Telling You Mother 3 Is Being Released In English

by Peter Paltridgeon February 5, 2016
There have been rumors, but nothing like this. Everyone seems to be certain we’re just one announcement away from confirmation that Nintendo is putting out Mother 3, aka the third Earthbound title, officially in English on the Virtual Console. Unlike every other irresponsible news outlet on the Web, we’re not going to say to your […]