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Japan gets Phantasy Star Online 2: Cloud on Nintendo Switch

I'm not really a Phantasy Star fan, good thing too, as I'd be permanently miserable about the lack of love shown in my region and elsewhere for the classic RPG series. The misery continues as Nintendo have announced Phantasy Star Online 2: ...

 
 
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Here's everything you missed in today's Nintendo Direct

Not five minutes into today's 45-minute Nintendo Direct presentation, I felt like I was drowning in bite-sized 3DS announcements and release-window confirmations for known entities. The company quickly covered a lot of ground before reachi...

 
 
 
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Splatoon 2 to get classic and new arenas soon

The classic Splatoon Kelp Dome arena is coming to Splatoon 2 this week. The returning warzone now has perforated flooring for added attack pressure from above and below, as well as a revised map structure.Also announced on today's Nintendo ...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Direct presentation happening this week

Nintendo have announced that they will be hosting another Nintendo Direct showcase in just a few days, revealing more info on the games coming to the Switch and 3DS in the coming months.The stream will go live at the link below on Wednesday...

 
 
 
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Splatoon 2 is getting another Nintendo Direct this week

With Splatoon 2 being only a few weeks away, Nintendo has to build hype somehow. What better way than to host one of their patented Directs? Despite showing up in a stream dedicated to ARMS, Splatoon 2 has not yet received its own showcase....

 
 
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Metroid Prime 4 gets teased for Switch

Next to nothing was even shown about the game, but Metroid Prime 4 will be coming to Nintendo Switch at some point in time. Whether or not Retro Studios is working on it remains to be seen, but at least Nintendo hasn't forgotten about Samus...

 
 
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Nintendo announces Pokken Tournament DX for Switch

I mean, I put out a wide array of predictions in this post, but given that Nintendo (along with Bandai Namco in this case) is basically pulling out all the stops to erase any Wii U exclusive from existence, this one made perfect sense....

 
 
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Pokemon Direct to air tomorrow morning

Despite E3 starting up next week, the folks at Nintendo are willing to reveal something early. Tomorrow at 7am PST/10am EST, an 8-minute long Pokémon direct will be airing. It's not clear what will be shown off despite the Direct bei...

 
 
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Nintendo is holding an Arms centered Direct tomorrow

With E3 fast approaching and everyone drooling over new games, Nintendo wants to remind you that Arms will be coming out soon. Releasing the same week as E3, when are we going to get more information about the game? Tomorrow at 6:00 pm EST/...

 
 
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Nintendo won't hold a conference at E3 this year, either

Since 2013 Nintendo has chosen to skip the financial cost of hosting a press conference at the yearly Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. Instead they have broadcast their own pre-recorded Nintendo Direct while the expo is occurri...

 
 
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Watch the Splatoon 2 and Arms Nintendo Direct right here

I miss morning Nintendo Directs. I mean, I guess evening broadcasts make sense for the west coast, but even on the east coast a lot of people are still at work at 6PM ET, and some in Europe are going to bed. Scratch that, a lot of west coas...

 
 
 
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Fire Emblem is getting two new amiibo

Nintendo's Fire Emblem Direct brought some new information about the upcoming 3DS game, Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. It was also announced that alongside the game, new amiibo representing the two playable hero characters will be...

 
 
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Watch the Fire Emblem Nintendo Direct right here

Y'all ready for this? It feels like we only just stayed up for the Switch stream, and now Nintendo is back today with a Direct presentation for "upcoming Fire Emblem titles." How very promising. One of the featured games will be Fire Emblem...

 
 
 
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Fire Emblem is getting its own Nintendo Direct next week

Announced during Nintendo's Treehouse stream for the Nintendo Switch, we'll be getting a Fire Emblem focused Nintendo Direct next Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 at 2PM PDT (5PM EST). I didn't think Nintendo would reveal more information...

 
 
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Japanese preview for Miitopia has romance and action

While our Nintendo Direct yesterday for Animal Crossing: New Leaf focused solely on Nintendo's life simulator, Japanese gamers were treated to a short preview for the upcoming Miitopia game. Not a whole lot of details were unveiled, but the...

 
 
 
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There's a new Nintendo Direct this week for Monster Hunter

Nintendo is pretty much all in for Monster Hunter. "Ninten' now does what Sony don't," and doubled down on the franchise in the past five years or so, helping to produce console and portable iterations as well as a healthy partnership with ...

 
 
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Animal Crossing update includes a free lawnmower

The UK Animal Crossing Twitter account has posted that players returning to Animal Crossing: New Leaf after the autumn update won't have to worry about weeds in their towns. Normally, players of New Leaf who don't check their game...

 
 
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Gunman Clive reaches guest star status

As we're all hopefully accustomed to by now, when Nintendo airs a new Direct, the Japanese version tends to have games not present in its western siblings. Today was no different. We've already written about Miitopia and the scant amou...

 
 
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Missed September's Nintendo Direct? Catch up here

No, there were no surprise NX details. But there was a lot of good stuff announced! A couple of Wii U to 3DS ports, some new (and surprising) games like Pikmin, and of course goofy skits in between! Here's the Direct, alongside a list of ev...

 
 




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