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Nintendo Download: Final Fantasy VII

Back in the day when the Nintendo 64 and the PlayStation were at war did you predict that Final Fantasy VII would ever be released on a portable Nintendo system? We live in wild times. The headliner this week for the Switch eShop is easily ...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Chocobo Mystery Dungeon

The big ticket this session is easily Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon: Every Buddy, which is one of the cutest game titles of all time: it's out on March 20. Given the history of Mystery Dungeon on 3DS you'd assume that it would be hitting t...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn

The big showing on the eShop this week is most definitely Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn on 3DS, but on Switch there's also Baba is You, Caligula Effect: Overdose, Assault Android Cactus, izneo, NeoGeo Ultimate 11: SNK Football Champions...

 
 
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Mortal Kombat 11 pre-order beta will take place March 28-31

NetherRealm Studios has announced the date for their closed beta on upcoming fighting sequel Mortal Kombat 11. Open to players who have pre-ordered the game on PS4 and Xbox One, the beta will take place over the weekend of March 28 to March...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Swords and Soldiers 2 Shawarmageddon

There's once again a lot of new stuff to choose from on the Switch eShop, so get ready for a big blast. Arriving this week and through March 5 is Deltarune Chapter 1, Ape Out, Treasure Stack, 12 is Better Than 6, NeoGeo King of Fighters 200...

 
 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Trials Rising

It's a chill week for Nintendo after releasing a ton of big-name titles over the past month or so and a surprising Direct, and naturally most of the eShop titles are Switch-bound. We have Trials Rising, Lego Movie 2 The Videogame, Alchemic ...

 
 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Final Fantasy IX

There's a few surprise releases today on the eShop, headlined by Tetris 99, the game that pits 99 people against each other online. Also on Switch you'll find Final Fantasy IX, Steins;Gate Elite, OlliOlli: Switch Stance, Alvastia Chronicles...

 
 
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Mech shooter Daemon X Machina has a limited-time Switch demo

I didn't expect to play a mech action game and a Tetris battle royale on my Switch this evening, but then again, it's a Nintendo Direct day. Despite tuning in for years, I still never know exactly what to expect. Daemon X Machina, that siz...

 
 
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Yoshi's Crafted World gets a demo later today

Nintendo gave us a bit more information about Yoshi's Crafted World during the Direct today. While we already knew the release date (March 29, 2019, to remind you), it turns out that Yoshi will be able to dress up in some cardboard boxes wh...

 
 
 
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Don't miss the limited-time Tetris Effect demo

Tetris Effect is such a treasure, and I hope everyone who hasn't taken a chance on it yet considers doing so soon. The limited-time demo is coming back on Friday, February 8 and it'll be playable until Monday, February 11. (Note: you'll nee...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Yo-Kai Watch 3

The 3DS lives! It's a pretty big week for the system as it's welcoming in Yo-Kai Watch 3, a fairly high profile JRPG despite its limited appeal in the west. The 3DS is also getting Vera Swings. As usual, the bulk of the eShop dump is o...

 
 
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Devil May Cry 5's second demo is landing pretty soon

If you didn't have an Xbox One in December, you missed out on an exclusive Devil May Cry 5 demo. Not content to let PS4 fans miss out, Capcom announced that a second demo would be coming on February 7. I'm pretty sure you can guess what day...

 
 
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Anthem demo 'exceeded expectations' of EA and BioWare

It seems that this weekend's Anthem demo was a rousing success in the eyes of developer BioWare and publisher Electronic Arts. The epic sci-fi title sprang back from the issues that beset its earlier demo in January, with the second effort ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Wargroove

Although a few games are multiplatform gets on the Switch eShop this week, they're gets nonetheless. This week Wargroove hits the Switch, on top of Dragon Marked for Death, Downwell, Agartha-S, Akihabara Crash, Airheart - Tales of Brok...

 
 
 
 
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Dragon Ball FighterZ is free-to-play on Xbox One this weekend

This weekend, Bandai Namco is giving Xbox One owners the opportunity to check out their excellent anime fighter Dragon Ball FighterZ, which has been making waves ever since its heralded arrival about a year ago.As long as you have an Xbox L...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Smite

Another big multi-platform release is hitting the Switch today: Smite. Already available on PC, Xbox One and PS4, publisher Hi-Rez has followed a staggered roll out plan over the past five years or so and now Nintendo is finally getting in ...

 
 




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