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Mario Kart Tour goes retro with Super Mario Kart event

Mobile racer Mario Kart Tour is gearing up for its next in-game event, which this time around is an ironic reminder of far, far superior releases in Nintendo's genre-defining series.The Super Mario Kart Tour, now live in-game, adds two driv...

 
 
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Pac-Man Geo is another inventive take on the classic coin-op

Despite - or perhaps because of - its simplistic design, Namco has always found new ways to reinvent video gaming's golden hero, Pac-Man. With Pac-Mania, Pac-Land, DX Championship Edition, Pac-Man 256 and many other spin-offs, our favourite...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Tom Clancy's Elite Squad

When it was announced Ubisoft would be bringing its Tom Clancy series to mobile for the first time, I immediately thought back to the oft-forgotten Nintendo 3DS launch title Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars. As a turn-based tactical shooter, a...

 
 
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Here's a look at the new Ni no Kuni game

There's a brand new Ni no Kuni game in the works, and it puts an interesting spin on the acclaimed anime RPG series. Titled Ni no Kuni: Cross Worlds, this is an MMORPG. And it's releasing on mobile devices. And it's only in Japan. Hey...

 
 
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Sky: Children of the Light Switch port slips back to 2021

Journey developer thatgamecompany has announced that the Switch port of its ethereal mobile title Sky: Children of the Light has slipped from its 2020 release date. It will now arrive on the Nintendo platform at some point in 2021."As a sma...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Pokemon Cafe Mix has served over five million customers

The Pokémon Company has announced that mobile puzzler Pokémon Cafe Mix has served up a huge five million total downloads since its June launch for Nintendo Switch and mobile platforms.The free-to-play title puts players i...

 
 
 
 
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Civilization VI is finally coming to Android

Mobile gaming may not be suited for every genre out there, but if there is one type of game that's perfectly suited for mobile platforms, it's the strategy game. And not those damn free-to-play strategy games like Clash of Clans and it...

 
 
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Mario Kart Tour's Pirate Tour sees the return of King Bob-omb

Nintendo has launched the next leg of its mobile racer, Mario Kart Tour. In keeping with the game's complete abandonment of its initial "World Tour" concept, this latest event sees Mario, Peach, Toad and pals get back behind the wheel for t...

 
 
 
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Madden 21 gets a new mode that's like NFL Street

Madden has taken itself too seriously for decades as the realistic-as-it-gets facsimile of NFL football. The next game is flipping its hat around and sitting backward on its chair, all to let you know that it has a cool side too....

 
 
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Diablo Immortal has a new trailer for ChinaJoy 2020

It hadn't struck me until just now that Diablo Immortal – that not-quite-right, built-for-mobile take on Diablo that we first heard about in 2018 – is still unreleased. I figured it had already slipped by. The latest footage co...

 
 
 
 
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Review: If Found...

If Found... tells the story of two women dealing with the end of the world. The first is Cassiopeia, a scientist who discovers an Event Horizon threatening to destroy Earth. She's separated from humanity. Her only contact is a person n...

 
 
 
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Join us for Pocket Gamer LaunchPad, today through Saturday

Today's the day! The first ever mobile-centric streaming event, Pocket Gamer LaunchPad, is going live today at noon eastern. Experience game reveals, updates, news, and maybe even some surprises over the next three days focused on the jugge...

 
 




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Super Mario 3D All-Stars"Lets-a-go back in time"

 

Spelunky 2"Time to go back in the cave"

 

Super Punch Patrol"I've got Jack Johnson and Tom O'Leary waiting for you right here"

 

Hades"Thank you, sir, may I have another?"

 

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim"Time keeps on slipping, slipping, slipping"

 

Death and Taxes"In this world nothing can be said to be certain..."

 

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon"Don't forget to bring your detective pipe"

 

Paradise Killer"Is that a truth or a fact?"

 

Fight Crab"Nyarg! Crab battle!"

 
 
 

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Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Heads up, guys: The codes for the Mario pins will be available tomorrow! Im guessing itll work like the Xenoblade Chronicles phone ring in that you redeem the code in the Nintendo

 
Shoggoth2588

In the original Super Mario Sunshine you can unlock a pair of Sunglasses to tone down the bloom that unlocked sooner in the All-Stars version or is it still something you need to find? I usually turn bloom off before starting a

 
JuIc3

I’ve never really played Sunshine before, and you know what? It’s pretty freaking

 
TheLimoMaker

The Mushroom Kingdom has never been in safer

 
Adzuken

Depending on how you interpret my choice for #sadsongsunday, it could actually be an uplifting song about letting go of your That, or it could be about all your problems being so bad that the only solution is to burn it all down and start

 
Xeo

So uh, Death fans of If you didnt know, Nitelight did an entire remixed album turning Deaths masterpiece Symbolic into a synthwave Thats right, Death, as in the death metal band, but Let that sink in and

 
Xeo

A recent discussion elsewhere sparked the question Upbeat songs with dark and my first answer from my personal catalogue was Dont Say A Word by Sonata And it got me entire Caleb Saga from them was fucking

 
Kevin Mersereau

I just started playing Mario Galaxy for the first time, and I was not prepared for how rad it

 
taterchimp

Changing my Im good with this

 
PatBateman17

Going in on Hades almost completely blind to every part of it has been really Organically discovering stuff and basically being surprised by legit Also almost hitting double digit hours in two days 😂

 
 

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