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Review: Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

Personally, I never ended up buying a Wii U. My original plan was to wait for Breath of the Wild to release on the system before nabbing one. But by the time that was drawing near, the Switch was announced and right around the corner. Howev...

 
 
 
 
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Bayonetta 2 gets short trailer for Nintendo Switch release

Nintendo have released a "short trailer" (it's actually called that) to whet appetites for the upcoming Switch port of Platinum Games' S&M-em-up, Bayonetta 2. The re-release of the button-mashing title was first announced at The Game Aw...

 
 
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Review: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Friends to the End

It's no small secret that I'm in love with the Shantae series. I was immediately taken in by the magnetic characters, brilliant music and retro adventure action. The WayForward developed franchise marries the gameplay of classic platformers...

 
 
 
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Miiverse: may we never forget

In the last issue we looked back at various spooky mythos in video games, PC Gamer's continuing unprofessional attitude towards a plea for help, and the topic of death itself! However, for this issue we'll be mourning the death of the Miive...

 
 
 
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Worldwide Nintendo Switch sales top 7.63 million units

Nintendo have released their latest earnings report and it seems there is much reason to celebrate for The Big N, given some of the figures contained therein.Nintendo Switch hardware is listed as having shifted 2.9 million units, taking the...

 
 
 
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Splatoon's SplatNet services closing at the end of the month

The SplatNet service, used by the original Splatoon on Wii U, will be closing its servers come the end of September.The service, which is used to gather player statistics and friend's online status, will shut down on September 30, just a mo...

 
 
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Review: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero - Pirate Queen's Quest

Very few games make me smile while playing. I always find gaming pretty intense, even when having fun. But boy, do I grin like a dang fool when playing the Shantae series. I love the colours, the characters, the world, the adventures and th...

 
 
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Miiverse officially closing down in November

It has been announced on Nintendo of Japan's twitter that, after a five year run, all Miiverse services will end on November 8 2017.The Miiverse, which launched on the Wii U and 3DS in 2012, was a fun little dynamic that allowed for social ...

 
 
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Risky Boots ready for action as Shantae DLC gets dated

As tweeted by both WayForward Games and Shantae co-creator Matt Bozon, the campaign DLC for 2016's Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, will be setting sail in just 10 days, August 29 to be specific.The new DLC will see players take control of Shantae...

 
 
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Telltale Games looking for a 'Nintendo Compliance Specialist'

Telltale Games currently has a job vacancy listed for a Nintendo Compliance Specialist, to work with the acclaimed adventure game developers on some upcoming projects.With Minecraft Story Mode: Season One recently announced for the Nintendo...

 
 
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Celebrate Kirby's European anniversary with eShop sale

Kirby, the lovable pink... thing, known for inhaling his enemies and frowning whenever he visits America, turned 25 years old this month. How time flies.It seems like only yesterday I had my head buried in my Game Boy, furiously playing Dre...

 
 
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Kermit is back for more in Super Smash Bros.

Kermit the Frog is back. The Z fighters weren't enough! After destroying the entirety of the Xenoverse, Kermit is now looking to destroy the realm of video games in Super Smash Bros. and has already stolen Ryu's move-set to accomplish this....

 
 
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Ye old video game oddities - issue #2

Back in the original issue we looked at EGM letters, old Usenet posts, and bold 4chan predictions for Nintendo's Wii U. In this month's issue (that's right folks, it's going monthly!) we're gonna take a look at how Christmas was ruined for ...

 
 




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The Lion's Song"A mighty roar"

 

Tanzia"A modern PS2 game"

 

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker"The pixel toad noises have been burned into my mind"

 

Mothergunship"Can't wait for Dadpunchplane"

 

Danger Zone 2"Still no Kenny Loggins"

 

Octopath Traveler"Eight heroes are better than one?"

 

All-Star Fruit Racing"Oh, I see how it is. Have the gay guy review a game about fruit."

 

Pocket Rumble"Simply difficult"

 
 
 

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Plain old Ein

Add me please, lol

 
RiffRaff

Happy Friday all! Hope your weekend is filled with video games and air conditioning!

 
Zer0t0nin

So the good news: the Cowboy Bebop soundtrack is finally getting an official The bad news: only as part of the 20th anniversary boxsets by Funimation which are also not for sale for And since the unofficial vinyl will still run you

 
Vespy

So I was looking at preorders on a cheap game store I use, and I found Obviously they havent updated their site as much as they should, cos thats kinda unlikely, methinks

 
Seymour

FYI, in regards to that PSN Flash Sale, Oxenfree and The Long Dark are amongst my favorite games of all time and theyre now pretty freakin cheap to own at that! Oxenfree, Its a true gem of an

 
Chris Hovermale

A pal recently got a whole bunch of extra FFTCG cards, so he sent them over to Not even sure if Ill ever play though, Im just thinking of maybe collecting the Has anyone else here ever done that, collect TCGs mostly for the cards/art?

 
JcDent

This is the most hilarious thing to ever come out of the fusion of /pol/ and

 
lordxmugen

I played some MTGA Made myself a control deck because OF COURSE only I am allowed to have fun in a card But that doesnt mean I should be alone in my love of control! In the comments below are beta invites for 5 lucky persons! Enjoy!

 
GrumpyAussieWario

Heihachi hair: Is it possible? Should I undertake this nigh-impossible task?

 
 

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