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Ooblets is cuter than should be allowed by law

Double Fine is always trying something new. The developer regularly invites employees to pitch their game ideas during its annual Amnesia Fortnight events, internal game jams where no idea is too bizarre. Several well-regarded games have re...

 
 
 
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Read-Only Memories: Animal Crossing

[While Mother's Day has come and gone, it's never too late to recall childhood-defining moments regarding the person that so fitfully heaved us into this world. Our new friend Adzuken weaves a beautiful tapestry of how gaming with her mothe...

 
 
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Gaming through the years with my mom

For kids growing up in the ‘90s, it was pretty rare that your parents would ever play video games. Sitcoms had jokes about, “The Nintendos” and media around the time demonized the medium, making it seem like a child’...

 
 
 
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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp's Mario event looks great

The Animal Crossing series is no stranger to crossover content and the mobile spin-off Pocket Camp is soon going to honor Nintendo's biggest franchise. Starting on March 10, you'll be able to nab a bunch of 8-bit inspired Mario items to sho...

 
 
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Nintendo tease characters for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Nintendo have shared an image on the Japanese Twitter for mobile hit Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, which features silhouettes of a group of new villagers coming to wreck shit up join your homespun community.The one thing the seven new chara...

 
 
 
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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp was almost a very different game

By now most of you have probably played or at the very least seen a bit of Nintendo's mobile venture for the Animal Crossing series, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. You might, however, be unaware that this project was almost a different game ...

 
 
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Christmas comes early to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

One of my favorite things about the Animal Crossing series is how it handles the different seasons. I haven't seen real snow in years so it's always nice to have a game I can pop in during the winter if I ever want to build a snowman o...

 
 
 
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Video game mashups to brighten up your day

I am fond of a video game mashup or two, so I was stoked when I heard 2 Mello (the composer for 2064: Read Only Memories) was releasing a Streets of Rage mashup album this week. When it came out on Tuesday, I downloaded it right away for li...

 
 
 
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12 tips for starting Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

It’s been a long wait, but after teasing us for a year and a soft launch down under, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is finally available for players worldwide. I’ve been at it for a month now and I think it’s a darn good mob...

 
 
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Review: Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Booting up Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp for the 28th consecutive day, I find myself in rhythm with the beats of the game. I know when to log in, how long I’ll play in a given sitting, and I find myself maximizing what little time I ha...

 
 
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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is available right now

[UPDATE: Reports are coming in that a rush on downloads and players are causing inevitable server struggles, be forewarned.] Free-to-Play community management game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has been made available to download for A...

 
 
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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp goes global this week

People in Australia and New Zealand have been enjoying Nintendo's newest mobile game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, for nearly a month now. The rest of the world has had to wait for this ambiguous "late November" release date teased last mo...

 
 
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A brief buying guide for the original Nintendo DS

The Nintendo 3DS is gradually being put out to pasture, now that it's bulkier, flashier half-brother is taking over. We're bidding adieu to a console that had a pretty impressive back catalogue, and dominated the handheld market for a good ...

 
 
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Review in progress: Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Many years ago, as the struggles of college encased me in a constant state of anxiety, I would often daydream of leaving it all behind, throwing away my cell phone, and hitting the road in a VW bus. I found them parked along the streets of ...

 
 
 
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Watch the Animal Crossing Mobile Direct here

Oh, Nintendo. You and your wacky worldwide Directs and their crazy inconvenient timeslots. I don't know anyone on the East Coast staying up this late to see the Animal Crossing Mobile Direct, but here on the West Coast, I can't wait to find...

 
 
 
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Coming home to video games

A few weeks ago, the 1.3 update for No Man's Sky inadvertently displaced several players who had painstakingly built an outpost for themselves among the stars. One of those players, who goes by the handle UniDestiny, spoke to Kotaku about s...

 
 
 




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Churros89

Temtem: on one hand, it is so shameless it rubs me the wrong way, and I dont think I like most monster designs so On other hand, it looks really fun and I haven played Pokémon in a Hm, guess Ill wait for a sale, free time is kinda sparse

 
Hypno

I’m reliving my childhood through replaying Pokemon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team, and honestly I like this game much more now than I did as a kid! I understand the combat mechanics a lot better now

 
Voltaic Owl

Many classic Pokemon themes have their nostalgia watered down for me because they have been reused/remixed over the Not this This thing picks me up and drops me right back in I used to do this battle repeatedly just to hear this

 
AtomicBanana

Celeste is on sale on the Nintendo store; damn it is a silky smooth

 
Boxed Swine

Why is RE6 afraid of RE7? Cause RE7 RE8 RE9!

 
Dango

Pinky killed a

 
ZinoHunter

Really looking forward to getting home, curling up on the sofa, and getting lost in DB: Kakarot Theres something real cosy about that game for

 
Kerrik52

I picked up the previous 2 BB I found Death of Sleep much better than the Eileen one, since it had actual dialogue and sort of followed the The art was also real spooky! Now I just have to wait on book 4 and my collection is complete!

 
TysonOfTime

Helll yeahhhh, this collab is great so far, so much attention to detail! And my luck was off the charts, already summoned Fatalis and both collab With how good Fatalis is, maybe I should go for some

 
GrumpyAussieWario

Just watched Dark Fate and I thought it wasnt too bad at I was kinda mixed on *that* death, but overall thought it was genuinely Better than stinky Genisys, at

 
 

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