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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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Nintendo Download: Kirby: Star Allies

It's a big day for the Switch, as it's hosting Kirby Star Allies and Attack on Titan 2 for starters. You can also pick up NeoGeo Aero Fighters 3, Bad Dudes, BINGO, Clustertruck, Enchanting Mahjong Match, Gem Smashers, Kona, Last D...

 
 
 
 
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Phantasy Star Online 2: Cloud will have a Link costume

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct was quite the show, but Japan got their own exclusive little announcements. While we were already aware of Phantasy Star Online 2 coming to the Switch, now Link is going to be available in the game. While this lo...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Danmaku Unlimited 3

The Switch, for what feels like the millionth week, completely dominates today's Nintendo Download list as developers slowly move from the 3DS to the Switch. Alongside of the marquee Danmaku Unlimited 3, the Switch is also getting The Trail...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Fear Effect Sedna

If you had told me years ago that the "controversial" Fear Effect series would one day be resurrected and make its way onto a Nintendo platform, you would have sounded crazy. But here we are, as Fear Effect Sedna is arriving on Ma...

 
 




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Conan Exiles"And hear the lamentations of their servers"

 

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon"An appetizer...of blood"

 

Solo: A Star Wars Story"Han 'MacGuffin' Solo"

 

Ikaruga (Switch)"The 10,000-Hour Rule"

 

Detroit: Become Human"What if you already are?"

 

Dark Souls Remastered"Yeah, I'm prepared to die again"

 

Fahrenheit 451"Flame on!"

 

Runner3"Lets-a go"

 

I Hate Running Backwards"Why always running backwards?"

 

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