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Review: SuperMash

SuperMash looked like one of the standouts during Nintendo's recent Indie World Showcase, a genre-defying retro throwback to early Nintendo titles which seemed perfect for the Switch. Surprisingly, the game had already launched one day befo...

 
 
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Revisit Iwata's early years with Vs. Golf on Nintendo Switch

Hamster are returning once again to Nintendo's "Vs." series for this week's Arcade Archives release, which sees NES classic Vs. Golf available to download now on Nintendo Switch.Released back in 1984, Golf was released within the first year...

 
 
 
 
 
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A look at the early days of regional difficulty changes

In the primordial days before your mom was on the internet, we grew up in fear of the other. In the '80s and '90s, we frequently spoke of the mist-shrouded land across the ocean that controlled most of the games we played. Whether we discus...

 
 
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Hyperkin is making an HDTV compatible light gun

HDTVs are great for high-resolution images, but they have one major flaw: they don't work with light guns. Due to the way light guns interpret light, their functionality has been limited to older CRT sets, many of which are dying out now. W...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Nintendo issues lawsuits to several ROM websites

Nintendo has recently filed lawsuits against two popular ROM websites. LoveRETRO and LoveROMs are under legal pressure to remove all Nintendo titles from its servers and pay statutory damages of around $150,000 per Nintendo title along with...

 
 
 
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This Captain Toad demake on NES makes perfect sense

We're just one week away from Captain Toad's leap to the 3DS and the Switch, and I have high hopes that the intrepid explorer will do well in those new territories. Recent hits in the Character-Puzzle genre like Monument Valley 2 and Steph...

 
 
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PSA: The NES Classic returns to store shelves today

Widely reported last month, the long sought after NES Classic Edition will be returning to store shelves today. While I wasn't aware of any pre-orders for the restock, you may need to make a trek out to the stores early in the morning to se...

 
 
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Mega Man 2 and X are getting reprints from iam8bit

Fans of physical copies and old school hardware have a reason to rejoice today as Capcom is teaming up with iam8bit to print reproduction carts of Mega Man 2 and Mega Man X. More than simply a gimmick, these carts will work on original hard...

 
 
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SNK 40th Anniversary Collection announced for Switch

SNK is dipping back into its '80s arcade catalog for its 40th anniversary. The Nintendo Switch is getting Crystalis, Ikari Warriors, and numerous other titles in a compilation dubbed SNK 40th Anniversary Collection. Here's the running list ...

 
 




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Taur"Tower defense with an action-oriented hook"

 

Dreams"Express yourself"

 

Code Shifter"Arc System Irks"

 

Dead Cells: The Bad Seed"It's good, actually"

 

Warcraft III: Reforged"Zug Zug 2020"

 

Wide Ocean Big Jacket"Those were the best days of my life"

 

Silver Falls: 3 Down Stars"At least the 3DS still has an extensive back catalog"

 

Journey to the Savage Planet"A surprisingly easygoing collectible-filled adventure"

 

Coffee Talk"Decaf soy mocha frappe latte with nutmeg, please"

 
 
 

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Scrustle

First impressions of DMC3 on Style switching is very cool, Royal Guard is more forgiving than I remember it, the Agni and Rudra fight is still really good, but playing in handheld mode is a bad

 
homeoftheblues

Anyone else getting that new Animal Crossing Special Edition Switch? Its so fucking cool!

 
Mike Sounders

Been watching the Persona 5 subreddit to see if theres any post-game content/unlockables for Hmmmm

 
Xeo

So I not only have a strained Achilles tendon as well as general tendonitis, but also Im flat footed and both of my arches are fucked Also, I have pretty bad high blood Yay!

 
Seymour

Had to find a good picture of me in my blue hair from 16 for a comment response, and since election year is really kicking in, heres me and Donald He had a Pink Floyd makeshift Wall surrounding him that Mexico probably

 
homeoftheblues

Is Nintendo Online required to access any of the features in Animal Crossing: New Horizons? I am SO looking forward to seeing my old

 
Voltaic Owl

Legit question: Does Animal Crossing excel at anything that wouldnt already be covered by a combination of Dragon Quest Builders 2 and Stardew Valley being in my backlog?

 
taterchimp

Kingdom Under Fire 2 is on I liked the one that was on XBox, because in the first chapter this unit is supposed to do a grand sacrifice against the last boss, but you can just plink away at the boss with archers then steamroll the whole game

 
LoneMak

Bonjour you cheese-eating surrender

 
Jetter Mars

Happy boy!

 
 

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