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Nintendo Download: Mario Tennis Aces

The Switch continues its rise to power as it gets a brand new first party release this week -- Mario Tennis Aces. It's also hosting Minecraft (the version that lets you connect to other platforms), Lumines Remastered (June 26), Ys VIII: Lac...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Fortnite

It's a monumental day for the Nintendo Switch, as they nab the number one streamed game with now with 125 million users -- Fortnite. Folks have been wondering when Nintendo would get into the shooter game as they've been passed over for Cal...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Sushi Striker: The Way of the Sushido

The 3DS is getting something substantial to eat today due to the simul-release of Sushi Striker: The Way of the Sushido alongside of the Switch, but once again it's the Switch's week. Nintendo's portable/console hybrid is hosting Banne...

 
 
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Nintendo adds 'featured' section to Switch eShop

Every week for the past five years or so I've written up the Nintendo Download column, so I tend to notice certain trends. It's no secret though that the Switch is piling on release after release, sometimes to the point where Nintendo is ho...

 
 
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Mario Tennis Aces' tournament demo is now live

Mario Tennis Aces' online tournament demo is now live on the eShop. The demo will give you a chance to try out the game's online component before the June 22 launch date along with unlocking Mario's classic overalls for use in the final pro...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Pokemon Quest

The Pokemon Company just dropped a bomb on us -- noting that in addition to a Switch drop of Pokemon Quest this very week, there's also a set of Switch entries subtitled "Go," and there's still a mainline Pokemon on course for the latt...

 
 
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Review: Ikaruga (Switch)

Ikaruga is one of the purest gaming experiences out there. It's a brutally difficult shoot-'em-up, the kind of short-but-sweet game that takes a clever mechanic, explores it to its full extent, and doesn't pack on any unwanted fat. You coul...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Ikaruga

While this week should have hosted PixelJunk Monsters 2 and Dark Souls on Switch, both have been pushed back (slightly and greatly respectively). Still, we're getting some pretty good additions to the eShop coming up! The Switch is getting ...

 
 
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Funny RPG West of Loathing hits Switch next week

It may not look like much at a glance, but West of Loathing knows the best way to our hearts: laughter. It's an open-ended RPG with an affection for point-and-click adventuring, and now it's making the leap from PC to Nintendo Switch. Look ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition

Oh hey, another big Switch day! It's a port, but it's a good one. The Switch is getting Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition tomorrow, as well as Runner3 on May 22, Little Nightmares, Mega Man Legacy Collection 1+2, NeoGeo Baseball...

 
 
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Okami HD will paint its way to Switch this August

Okami HD will be heading to Nintendo Switch on August 9, Capcom has announced. The game will be getting a digital release in the US with some kind of collector's edition in Japan. While unconfirmed, this could mean that Japan is getting a p...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux

It's a common theme to see the Switch get both old and new releases in any given week, and it's the same case here until a lot of studios get in front of the curve. On Switch you'll find Battle Chasers: Nightwar, Garage, NeoGeo Super Sideki...

 
 
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Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition preload live on Switch

I can try to fight it. I can pretend it won't happen. But truthfully, it's a foregone conclusion that I'll get swept up playing Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition for a couple hundred hours minimum, just like I did with the Wii U original....

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Oh hey, it's a big week for the Switch, didn't see that coming (ha)! The big big one release is easily Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, but there's a few others too: Nihilumbra, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition, Animal Super S...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Jotun: Valhalla Edition

The Switch is on a rampage yet again to dump a billion indie games on the eShop -- can it hold all these games? We'll find out! This week Jotun: Valhalla Edition hits the platform, as well as Light Fall, 12 orbits, A Robot Named Fight, NeoG...

 
 
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Sonic Mania hits over one million downloads worldwide

In the latest issue of Famitsu, which also confirms the inevitable release of Sonic Mania Plus for Japan, it has also been revealed that Sonic Mania has reached a new milestone of over one million downloads worldwide. Here's hoping Plus onl...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: South Park: The Fractured But Whole

The Wii U and 3DS have a single title each release this week on the Nintendo eShop (Aqua Moto Racing Utopia and Cycle of Eternity: Space Anomaly respectively), but once again the landscape is dominated by Switch. The now dominate ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Don't Starve

The big release this week on Switch is Don't Starve, but as usual the platform is dominating the landscape with 95% of Nintendo's eShop drops. It's also hosting Breakforcist Battle, NeoGeo Gururin, Asdivine Hearts, Burly Men at Sea, Dragon ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: The Bunker

Tra la la, oom pa pa -- it's an indie of a day. As usual basically everything this week is for Switch: Urban Trial Playground, The Adventure pals, NeoGeo Samurai Shodown II, Animated Jigsaws: Beautiful Japanese Scenery, Arcade Archives Ninj...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Punch Out!!

The Switch once again dominates the Nintendo eShop landscape! This week it's hosting Toki Tori, as well as Penny-Punching Princess, NeoGeo Sengoku 3, The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle: Episode 1, Alteric, Altelier Lydie & Suelle, Cluster...

 
 
 
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Nintendo is hosting an eShop sale for Switch, 3DS, and Wii U

If you're anything like me, you might be scoffing at the idea of loading up on even more Nintendo Switch games. I've put all of five minutes into Bayonetta. I'm midway through Celeste. I could keep scrolling right on my Switch home screen a...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Detective Pikachu

It's a  monumental day for the 3DS, as it's getting a pretty big exclusive in Detective Pikachu -- following a week that had the release of literally zero 3DS games, eShop or otherwise. The 3DS is also getting The Alliance Alive&n...

 
 




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Unworthy"The Dark Souls of indie metroidvania games"

 

Lego The Incredibles"Let's be real, this is the best Fantastic Four game we're ever gonna get"

 

Skyrim Very Special Edition"Alexa, cross the rickety bridge"

 

Jurassic World Evolution"Spare no expense! Because it doesn't matter anyway"

 

Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion"I'm an expansion now"

 

Shaq Fu - A Legend Reborn"Shaq is back, but kinda wack"

 

Fortnite (Switch)"Build a fort, last the night (wait it's basically just battle royale now)"

 

Incredibles 2"Jack Jack, baby"

 
 
 

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