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PSA: The NES Classic returns to store shelves today

Widely reported last month, the long sought after NES Classic Edition will be returning to store shelves today. While I wasn't aware of any pre-orders for the restock, you may need to make a trek out to the stores early in the morning to se...

 
 
 
 
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Owlboy's limited edition gets a delay into August

Owlboy's limited edition package from SODESCO will now be launching on August 31, 2018, the publisher has announced. SODESCO's community manager, Martin Buijsse, explains, "We want everyone around the globe to receive their Limited Edition ...

 
 
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Best Buy has cancelled its 'Gamers Club Unlocked' program

For quite some time, retail giant Best Buy has offered a yearly program called "Gamers Club Unlocked" to its customers. While there were a lot of good features about the program, the biggest incentive to sign-up was the 20% discount on new ...

 
 
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Owlboy is getting a physical limited edition for consoles

The retail release for Owlboy is getting closer everyday, but publisher SODESCO isn't content to simply put the game in a box. Just announced, Owlboy will be receiving a limited edition box for Switch and PS4. Details are mum on what this v...

 
 
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Mega Man 2 and X are getting reprints from iam8bit

Fans of physical copies and old school hardware have a reason to rejoice today as Capcom is teaming up with iam8bit to print reproduction carts of Mega Man 2 and Mega Man X. More than simply a gimmick, these carts will work on original hard...

 
 
 
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Nintendo Labo replacement parts won't break the bank

When Nintendo Labo was announced, my main concern was how costly replacement parts were going to be. While I would be pretty careful with anything I'm using, kids aren't known for their restraint. Imagine dropping $80 on that robot kit and ...

 
 
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Some of Don't Starve's PS4 discs are missing content

Yesterday, Klei Entertainment released the Don't Starve Megapack to retail outlets for PS4 and Xbox One. The compilation was supposed to contain Don't Starve, it's DLC and Don't Starve Together, but something went wrong. Some users on the o...

 
 
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Wild Guns Reloaded shoots on over to Switch

Wild Guns Reloaded is finally available on Nintendo Switch today. Coming in at $29.99, you'll be able to download the game from the eShop or grab a physical edition to put on your shelf. The Switch version comes with a new "Beginner" mode d...

 
 
 
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UK retailer Grainger Games tells its stores to remain closed

Independent UK gaming chain Grainger Games appears to have reached the end of the line. Just yesterday, the company contacted a selection of its stores and told them not to open. This morning, the same message was relayed to the rest of its...

 
 
 
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Splatoon 2 is getting a new 'Starter' edition at retail

Similar to the retail exclusive Breath of the Wild bundle, Splatoon 2 will be getting a brand new "Starter" edition on March 16 for anyone that hasn't already jumped on board. In addition to including the game, this new package will contain...

 
 
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Retailers GameStop & GAME to produce 'Totaku' figurine series

U.S. retailer GameStop, as well as GAME Spain, have listed a selection of new figurines for pre-order. The toys, representing numerous gaming characters, are the first in a new range named Totaku, designed by in-house outfit ThinkGeek.The n...

 
 
 
 
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Bag your very own Meowth at Build-A-Bear Workshop

Build-A-Bear Workshop, that store the middle classes go to for gifts when their rich relatives have a baby, is currently cross-promoting with Pokemon, allowing you to get your very own Meowth to snuggle up with on those cold nights.The comp...

 
 
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GAME deletes bizarre Hurricane Irma-referencing tweet

U.K. retailer GAME has removed a tweet that referenced Hurricane Irma, currently causing horrendous destruction in Florida, after it was deemed "inappropriate."The tweet, posted Monday, spoke of the chaos being caused by the Category 4 stor...

 
 
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UK chain Sports Direct buys 26% share in GAME Digital

U.K retailer GAME Digital have announced this morning that 26% of their stock has been sold to sportswear retailer Sports Direct.The sale comes in the wake of GAME posted its third profit warning last month, resulting in a 36% drop in share...

 
 
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Axiom Verge certainly looks enticing on Switch

While it was not so surprising that Axiom Verge would be making the jump to the Switch, what is super neat is that developer Thomas Happ Games has partnered with BadLand Games to create a physical edition of the game for consoles. Dubbed th...

 
 
 
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Atlus details Persona 5's retail goodies

Persona 5 will be out on Valentine's Day next year, but it's never too early to put down a preorder* for the game. Conveniently, you can do that right now, especially if you're the type who enjoys the occasional fancy collector's editi...

 
 




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