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This purple Xbox One controller sure is sick

When it comes to console controllers, right now, I'm good. They all (more or less) work as intended. I've got enough of them to go around for local co-op get-togethers. I shouldn't be out here paying attention to new color variants. I'm not...

 
 
 
 
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These Joy-Con look nice enough but they're a hard sell

Nintendo has another batch of Joy-Con colors on the way. Starting October 4, Switch players can stand out in the crowd with two new controller sets: blue/neon yellow, and neon purple/neon orange. I can't lie: I'm digging that neon orange J...

 
 
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Nintendo officially announces improved base Switch model

It looks like the murmuring had merit: Nintendo has announced a new Switch base model with better battery life.  Using Breath of the Wild as a basis for comparison, Nintendo notes that the old model could tough it out for roughly three...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Valve Index

Are you ready for another VR headset to hit the market? Kinda? Too bad! Valve thinks so, and I've been putting the Index headset through its paces for the past month. My verdict? It's mostly a win for Valve, even if it isn't a massive shift...

 
 
 
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Just Dance 2020 will allegedly be the last Wii game

Remember "Will it Blend?" Although it's still technically airing, the show took off in a viral fashion back at the tail end of 2006, when the Wii launched worldwide. Yes, the Wii is 13 years old now, and roughly the same age as Will it Blen...

 
 
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As of this E3, Nintendo maintains that the 3DS is still alive

So the 3DS is currently getting passed over at Nintendo with a focus on both the Switch and mobile arena. Nintendo has moved over pretty much all of their efforts to the latter platforms, and had nothing to announce, 3DS-wise, at E3 this ye...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Playdate is a funky mini gaming handheld slated for 2020

It's not every day we see a brand new handheld video game console, much less one as funky-looking and curiosity-stoking as Playdate. Just look at this thing! It's such a cutie. And it has a functional crank that folds out from its side. And...

 
 
 
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Review: Astro A40 TR Headset + MixAmp Pro TR

Sound quality has come a long way from the beeps and boops of the early generations of gaming. Epic, modern AAA games require soundtracks, sound effects, and sound mixing that rival Hollywood's best. Last year's every-award-winner God of Wa...

 
 




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