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Nintendo Download: The Touryst

Nintendo kind of went all-out last week with Pokemon Sword and Shield, which are already selling incredibly well. As a result a little bit of a lull: a pre-holiday cooldown period, if you will, is in order. You see pretty much every major r...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Pokemon Sword and Shield

This week all eyes are on Pokemon Sword & Shield, as actual hands-on gameplay will ultimately decide the fate of this generation: not leaks. Both games are arriving separately of course, but there's also a Double Pack, and the special S...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Layton's Mystery Journey

The big one today is Layton's Mystery Journey: Katrielle and the Millionaires' Conspiracy Deluxe Edition, a Switch port of a mobile game that continued the Layton tale with his daughter in charge. The Switch is getting a few more heavy...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Luigi's Mansion 3

Luigi's Mansion 3 is clearly the big release today, on this spookiest of days. As for the other big marquee eShop titles: Just Dance 2020 and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 are out on November 5, ...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD

Another month, another set of questionable to serviceable ports on Switch. Resident Evil 5 and 6 are rolling onto the platform with potentially lingering demo performance issues, which are hopefully resolved at some point. They are joi...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Return of the Obra Dinn

There's been little to no fanfare for Little Town Hero, a new Game Freak RPG that's coming exclusively to Switch today, but hey, it's coming out at least! It's priced at $24.99. Also on Switch this coming week is indie darling Return of the...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Overwatch

It's port week for the Switch! Overwatch and The Witcher 3 are the big ones, but Killer Queen is also getting ported from the popular arcade format to Switch. Also on the eShop this week: Little Town Hero (October 16), A...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Today the Switch welcomes yet another major release: Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair. Other than that it's a whole lot of indies, ports, and re-releases, but that's usually not a bad thing! This coming week the Switch is also getting N...

 
 
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Mario & Luigi dev AlphaDream files for bankruptcy

Mario & Luigi developer AlphaDream has filed for bankruptcy. The news broke yesterday from a Japanese financial report on Yahoo News. It seems the mounting debt the studio had was too much and has forced the developer to close. As of Ma...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Ori and the Blind Forest

Nintendo is killing it with some marquee eShop releases this past month, and this week continues that good streak. The highlights? Dragon Quest XI S and Ori and the Blind Forest. This week also welcomes Freedom Finger, FIFA 20 Legacy Editio...

 
 
 
 
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Destructoid's top 10 Nintendo 3DS games (Part 2)

Writing a "Top 10 Best 3DS Games" post, in a way, is like writing an obituary for a console. We talk about how long it's been around, the big successes it had in life, and the loved ones it leaves behind. In the case of a gaming device, the...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Zelda: Link's Awakening

The Link's Awakening Switch remake is finally here, but it's not the only thing on offer this week on the Switch eShop. There's a lot more on offer actually. Puzzle Quest returns with the appropriate The Legend Returns monike...

 
 
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Destructoid's top 10 Nintendo 3DS games (Part 1)

There are still many years in its lifecycle to go, but it's pretty obvious right now the Switch is going to be one of the most successful, if not the most successful, product Nintendo has ever invented. It's selling at breakneck speed,...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Daemon X Machina

Switch users have a lot to celebrate this week, as Daemon x Machina is finally arriving on the platform after months of testing and fan feedback. The other two big switch releases this week are Castle Crashers Remastered and Sinki...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Final Fantasy VIII Remastered

It's a huge week for the Switch eShop! Not only are there magically 20 SNES games on offer through Switch Online, there's also a few big releases and ports this time around. Deadly Premonition Origins, Divinity: Original Sin 2, Super Kirby ...

 
 
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Pour another one out for the 3DS: Japan loses YouTube support

The 3DS is slowly fading from memory since its 2011 debut. With a lack of presence at E3, the elimination of 3DS My Nintendo rewards in Japan, and now the removal of the YouTube app (also in Japan), the system is being phased out, despite w...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Download: Astral Chain

It's a huge week for the Nintendo Switch as it welcomes in a first-party, Nintendo-published game in Astral Chain, and a big-time port in Spyro Reignited Trilogy. Torchlight II also isn't something to sleep on. As for the other eShop r...

 
 
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Nintendo Download: Superhot

Nintendo got all surprisey on us during Gamescom this week and gave us not one, but two "check under your chairs!" instant releases. One is Superhot, the incredible game that I recommend everyone plays (though in VR if possible). The other ...

 
 




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Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series - Episode 3"The deal is done: it cannot be altered"

 

Pokemon Shield"Oh, baby, baby, it's a wild area"

 

Golem"An action-adventure gem that requires some patience"

 

Pokemon Sword"The pen is mightier"

 

Review in Progress: Shenmue III"Have you seen any sailors?"

 

Terminator: Resistance"You won't be back"

 

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Gylt"Stadia gets spooky"

 
 
 

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Shut Up Ace

Ive got two Dino and Bird fossils to trade if someones got two Drake and Fish fossils to More fossils can be gotten from the digger brothers by the nursery in the Wild

 
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Oh my the rare cards are something

 
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Christmas is early for me this Thanks a lot for the presents my secret elf!

 
Singapore Sling

Well I got to what I can only assume is the last room in chapter 9 of Celeste and I think this is going to take a little bit of time to

 
Shoggoth2588

Im only now finding out Pokemon Moon/Sun has version exclusive Im gonna assume Shield/ Sword does this

 
PatBateman17

If youre going to play both Jedi Fallen Order and CONTROL, my POV right now is play Jedi I feel like CONTROL nailed the feel of the powers and so far Jedi hasnt matched it #ymmv

 
RiffRaff

Getting ready to hop the pond to be able to cook turkey next Were having a ton of family over this year so Im making 2 I want to try something different with one of Any interesting tips/reccomendations for me?

 
Churros89

Still studying on how to build my EDH insect tribal deck with an ultra limited budget, but the more I think about it, the more sure I get about this card being my favorite MtG card so far:

 
Hokogan

Its been a quiet last couple of weeks for Fatigue and falling into a pattern of going to bed around 8:00PM has killed my gaming during the Trying to pull Hope everyone is doing well!

 
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Im about to leave with my family to see my brothers graduation into the I cant wait to see this dude!

 
 

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