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Nintendo Download: Yo-Kai Watch 2: Psychic Specters

Pretty much every Nintendo platform is active this week, as the Wii U is getting Hive Jump -- a game that was only released on PC earlier this year. Oh, and Super Ultra Star Shooter and Double Dungeons. The Switch is the big jewel agai...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Pokken Tournament DX

The Switch has yet another explosive week, as it's getting a Pokemon game and a beloved indie follow-up. Pokken Tournament DX and SteamWorld Dig 2 debut on the platform, in addition to LEGO Ninjago Movie Video Game, Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2,...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Metroid: Samus Returns

The Switch is having a pretty big week eShop-wise, as NBA 2K18 arrives on the platform. Robonauts, Semispheres, Beach Buggy Racing, Kingdom: New Lands, 36 Fragments of Midnight, Quest of Dungeons, and ACA NeoGeo Spin Master will hit th...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Monster Hunter Stories

The 3DS is back again with Monster Hunter Stories, a fairly big release for the platform, as well as Crystareino. But naturally the Switch is getting more eShop deliveries this week, as it's host to The Bridge, Double Dragon IV, Lightspeer,...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack

It's a quiet week again for the eShop, but there's a few "oldies/goodies" peppered in there. For one, the Azure Striker Gunvolt: Striker Pack is hitting Switch, which is a collection of both (excellent) games in the series. League of E...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

I have to warn you, Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, one of the most anticipated Switch games in recent weeks, is actually out on August 29 -- technically before the deadline of the next Nintendo Download week. With that out of the way, you...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Minecraft: Story Mode

It isn't a big week for any Nintendo platform, but some of you might be happy that the entire first season of Minecraft: Story Mode is now available on Switch. Also on Switch is the Jackbox Party Pack 1, Jackbox Party Pack 2, Magician ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Sonic Mania

Note that the big release for Switch (Sonic Mania) isn't actually out today, but rather August 15 -- it's just included in this week's Nintendo Download issue! Also on Switch you'll find Severed, Flip Wars (August 10), Ironcast, NeoGeo...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Retro City Rampage DX

Well, it's an easy breezy week for the Switch, but after some big releases, it makes sense. Retro City Rampage DX completes its domination of every platform under the sun today as it's hitting the Switch, in addition to NeoGeo Aero Fig...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Hey! Pikmin

It's a big day for the 3DS, and a port kind of day for the Switch. Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star is out for the latter, as well as Qbics Paint, Ultra Hyperball, Overcooked! Special Edition, Namco Museum, and NeoGeo: Super Sidekicks. Air Zon...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Splatoon 2

It's a big week for the Switch, as one of its most anticipated games is out tomorrow in Splatoon 2 -- at this point, Mario Odyssey is its biggest yet-to-be-released heavy hitter. Also on Switch is Neo Geo: Samurai Shodown, Fate/EX...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Miitopia and Hey Pikmin demos

Nintendo is approaching this week a bit differently, headlining two demos for 3DS. One is a taste of Miitopia called Casting Call, and the other is for Hey! Pikmin. The 3DS is getting a bunch of indies today too, including Asdivine Cro...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Kirby's Blowout Blast

Its a fun, cute day for the 3DS, as Kirby's Blowout Blast headlines the eShop offerings. That's in addition to Stack 'em High and Table Tennis Infinity. The Switch has a big day today too, with Metal Slug 2, Bulb Boy, Implosion, S...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Ever Oasis

The 3DS is still alive! Yes, it's allegedly going to be around "past 2018," a fact that remains to be seen, but for now it is still kicking with Ever Oasis and RPG Maker Fes. The Switch is getting ACA Neogeo Fatal Fury 2 and Ocean...

 
 
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Retroid's Episode 2 faces off against the Collector

Hey everybody, After the great response to Retroid's first episode, we were eager to record another one for you. Unfortunately, I made a mistake during recording that made it take a lot longer to edit this show than the first one. Bear with...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Arms

Nintendo has a big week ahead of it as Arms is finally hitting the Switch. Mighty Gunvolt Burst also arrives on the eShop, in addition to Cave Story+ (on June 20) and NeoGeo Sengoku. The 3DS version of Mighty Gunvolt Burst&nb...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

Man, after last week, anything new would be a welcome change of pace, but admist a lot of old stuff there is a newcomer. The Switch is getting Cars 3, on top of Neogeo Shock Troopers Second Squad and the long awaited Shantae: Half-Genie Her...

 
 
 
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What do you want to see revealed at E3?

E3 is quickly creeping up on us. In not too long, the hype train for dozens of games will leave the station on a non-stop trip to Salesville. And while one of the best things about E3 is seeing all the new IPs developers and publishers reve...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Fire Emblem Echoes DLC

This is without a doubt one of the least eventful weeks since the Switch launched. More Fire Emblem Echoes DLC is on the way (Rise of the Deliverance Pack), as well as Of Mice And Sand. The Switch is getting ACA Neo-Geo Last Resort, an...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Fire Emblem Echoes

It's a big day for the 3DS, as Fire Emblem Echoes, a remake of the second game in the series, is out. Strangely you can also opt to buy the Season Pass, which is $5 more than the $40 retail game. Also on 3DS is Drancia Saga, Mysterious Star...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Minecraft: Nintendo Switch Edition

It's not a particularly exciting week for Nintendo platforms, but some of you may appreciate these ports, especially if you didn't grab them before this week. Switch is getting its own version of Minecraft, which basically makes the Wii U v...

 
 




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