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Nintendo Download: Jamestown+

We've done it. We've reached the last batch of eShop releases before the end of the year, as only a few more indies are being pushed out after everyone already spent their holiday cash. Shovel Knight: King of Cards was the highlight la...

 
 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Shovel Knight: King of Cards

This is it, don't get scared now. 2019 is coming to an end. Oh no! At least we have a ton of amazing things lined up for 2020, as well as two new console launches (PS4/Scarlett). It's going to be a crazy year. For now, we have to wrap up th...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Trover Saves The Universe

We've officially reached the winter lull. Most of the big games that are going to be released in 2019 are out, with the exception of a few (on Switch, it's basically just Shovel Knight's last pair of expansions). There are a few notable add...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: The Touryst

Nintendo kind of went all-out last week with Pokemon Sword and Shield, which are already selling incredibly well. As a result a little bit of a lull: a pre-holiday cooldown period, if you will, is in order. You see pretty much every major r...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Pokemon Sword and Shield

This week all eyes are on Pokemon Sword & Shield, as actual hands-on gameplay will ultimately decide the fate of this generation: not leaks. Both games are arriving separately of course, but there's also a Double Pack, and the special S...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Layton's Mystery Journey

The big one today is Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires' Conspiracy Deluxe Edition, a Switch port of a mobile game that continued the Layton tale with his daughter in charge. The Switch is getting a few more heavy...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Luigi's Mansion 3

Luigi's Mansion 3 is clearly the big release today, on this spookiest of days. As for the other big marquee eShop titles: Just Dance 2020 and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 are out on November 5, ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD

Another month, another set of questionable to serviceable ports on Switch. Resident Evil 5 and 6 are rolling onto the platform with potentially lingering demo performance issues, which are hopefully resolved at some point. They are joi...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Return of the Obra Dinn

There's been little to no fanfare for Little Town Hero, a new Game Freak RPG that's coming exclusively to Switch today, but hey, it's coming out at least! It's priced at $24.99. Also on Switch this coming week is indie darling Return of the...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Overwatch

It's port week for the Switch! Overwatch and The Witcher 3 are the big ones, but Killer Queen is also getting ported from the popular arcade format to Switch. Also on the eShop this week: Little Town Hero (October 16), A...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Today the Switch welcomes yet another major release: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair. Other than that it's a whole lot of indies, ports, and re-releases, but that's usually not a bad thing! This coming week the Switch is also getting N...

 
 
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Mario & Luigi dev AlphaDream files for bankruptcy

Mario & Luigi developer AlphaDream has filed for bankruptcy. The news broke yesterday from a Japanese financial report on Yahoo News. It seems the mounting debt the studio had was too much and has forced the developer to close. As of Ma...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Ori and the Blind Forest

Nintendo is killing it with some marquee eShop releases this past month, and this week continues that good streak. The highlights? Dragon Quest XI S and Ori and the Blind Forest. This week also welcomes Freedom Finger, FIFA 20 Legacy Editio...

 
 
 
 
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Destructoid's top 10 Nintendo 3DS games (Part 2)

Writing a "Top 10 Best 3DS Games" post, in a way, is like writing an obituary for a console. We talk about how long it's been around, the big successes it had in life, and the loved ones it leaves behind. In the case of a gaming device, the...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Zelda: Link's Awakening

The Link's Awakening Switch remake is finally here, but it's not the only thing on offer this week on the Switch eShop. There's a lot more on offer actually. Puzzle Quest returns with the appropriate The Legend Returns monike...

 
 
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Destructoid's top 10 Nintendo 3DS games (Part 1)

There are still many years in its lifecycle to go, but it's pretty obvious right now the Switch is going to be one of the most successful, if not the most successful, products Nintendo has ever invented. It's selling at breakneck speed...

 
 
 




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Vincentdante

The Pokemon Company is engaged in some despicable levels of corporate coercion Makes me glad I didnt buy into the latest game

 
Parismio

Look everybody, 00:13 its Frisk Undertale!

 
triggerpigking

Another little oc experiment today

 
whybmonotacrab

Seriously fuck this Its too fucking hot and humid and the bushfires are causing it to be ultrasmokey Like I can barely see across the

 
Shoggoth2588

Im calling Opus I knocked out all of the main puzzles and a handful of the Journal I even played a bunch of Sigmars The limited-space puzzles are a bridge too far My overall thoughts on OM are in the

 
Soulbow

Ok Torchlight 2, youre officially too I appreciate it and all but good god Im level 50 and just leaving act

 
RenaudB90

Been sick since Tuesday night and running a fever since I apparantly spent 8 hours playing Division 1 today but fuck me if I remember anything about

 
Frostyflakes

Got invited to decorate cookies today and I tried to do Hokusais It was fun but man working with icing is

 
RocketKnight

Im not sure if this will work, but Ive been casually making some songs on Beepbox and figured Id share them here in the comments (if I can use a Drive They get better as they go on, and the named ones may have been made under the

 
Rad Padoru God

Okay I appreciate the free games and all, but we SERIOUSLY need a locate game folder feature, because I aint re-downloading nearly 200 GB of games that I already have installed on a secondary hard Almost every launcher has this

 
 

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