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Pokemon Snap still holds up in 2021

Plenty of you still have your original Pokémon Snap cartridge, but for those of us who never bought the 1999 photo-snapping spin-off (or strictly experienced it as a weekend rental way back when), it's not too late to go back before ...

 
 
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Revisiting the infinite joy of Excitebots: Trick Racing

When we look back at the launch of the Nintendo Wii, there are a few titles that immediately come to mind. They're the ones that would go on to define the console throughout its lifespan. There’s Wii Sports, obviously, the pack-in tha...

 
 
 
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This magnificent modder turned a Wii into a Game Boy

A lot of people here likely have fond memories of their Wii. But older generations can recall some of Nintendo's bygone systems, like the fantastic and time-tested Game Boy Color. This mod from creator GingerOfMods marries both worlds into ...

 
 
 
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Revisiting the isolated world of Fragile Dreams

With each passing day, with each horrific new milestone met in the COVID-19 pandemic, I wonder about how future generations will learn about this era in history. I think back to my education on the Spanish Flu and, outside of the monumental...

 
 
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Sega Saturn adventure Baroque is headed to Switch in Japan

Japanese developer Sting has revealed plans to release classic first-person adventure Baroque on the Nintendo Switch later this year. As announced on the company's Twitter, Baroque: Original Version will be a port of the 1998 Sega Saturn re...

 
 
 
 
 
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I'll never stop replacing Wii Sensor Bars thanks to my cat

Not to self: the next time you want to break out Wii Sports for an afternoon-long holiday tournament, remember to dig through the box and confirm there's a real, working, non-chewed-up Sensor Bar. It happened again, dang it all. I'm now on ...

 
 
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Just Dance 2020 is Ubisoft's final Nintendo Wii release

Last week saw the release of a brand new game for Nintendo Wii, as Ubisoft dropped Just Dance 2020 on the seventh-gen console. Given the Wii's incredible saturation of the market, particularly among families, it has remained a go-to for Hol...

 
 
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PS4 sales finally beat out the PS1 and the Wii

Does it feel like the PlayStation 4 is the second-most successful console of all time? Well it is! According to a new financial report released by Sony that goes through the fiscal quarter that ends on September 30, 2019, they've eclipsed t...

 
 
 
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The Igavanias, ranked

Unless it was made by just one person, it's a bad idea to give all the credit for a game's success or failure to a single individual. Koji Igarashi has produced many of the best games in the Castlevania series, but he's far from the only re...

 
 
 
 
 
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Just Dance 2020 will allegedly be the last Wii game

Remember "Will it Blend?" Although it's still technically airing, the show took off in a viral fashion back at the tail end of 2006, when the Wii launched worldwide. Yes, the Wii is 13 years old now, and roughly the same age as Will it Blen...

 
 
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Icky puzzle game World of Goo gets a free remaster on PC

The critically acclaimed puzzle game World of Goo is getting a free remaster on PC soon. Bringing the game up to the quality standards of the Switch port, PC owners will now be able to play the icky, gooey game at resolutions higher than 80...

 
 
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This Mario Kart Wii 24-player mod looks like fun

Although Mario Kart was always a social affair, the game completely changed when I first played a giant Double Dash party using the GameCube's LAN functionality. If you were equipped for it, you could rock 16-player Mario Kart in the same s...

 
 
 
 




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Gonna finally see what all this Stardew Valley fuss was

 
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Basil is a sweet cinnamon roll and deserves the Anybody hurts him and Ill make them step on a Lego piece bare By the way, Omori somehow gets better after hour

 
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Im still keeping track of all the games Ive been playing, and inside youll find all the ones I played during February + the beginning of this month both rated and linked!

 
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