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Watch Skull Kid do his thing in Hyrule Warriors Legends

One of my most anticipated new features of Hyrule Warriors Legends, an expansion of sorts for the original Warriors, is Skull Kid. The new attacks shown in the video look amazing, and include moon abilities, as well as a fighting style fea...   read

 
 
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They finally gave Ganondorf a trident in Hyrule Warriors Legends

Ganondorf wasn't given a trident in Hyrule Warriors for Wii U. That seems like a missed opportunity of sorts. It was his weapon of choice in some of the best Zelda games ever made. That misstep is being rectified with the 3DS' Hy...   read

 
 
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Everything we know about Cloud in Smash Bros. from both a Final Fantasy and Smash perspective

In the wake of last week's reveal of Final Fantasy's Cloud coming to Super Smash Bros., some people have managed to put together videos analyzing his introduction in great detail. We have two great examples for you. The first, by GameXplai...   read

 
 
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Watch Tetra kick some tail in Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Warriors 3DS

Pulling a reverse Smash Bros., Hyrule Warriors launched on the Wii U last year and is getting an updated version on 3DS, Hyrule Warrios Legends, sometime next year. It's January 21 in Japan, first quarter 2016 for America and Europe. King ...   read

 
 
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Xenoblade Chronicles 3D
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Watch Xenoblade Chronicles 3D run at the clock speed of an original 3DS

When Xenoblade Chronicles 3D arrived earlier this year, exclusively for the New 3DS, fans were skeptical as to whether or not it would have just ran on older hardware. YouTube user Osha has given the experiment a go, using homebre...   read

 
 
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Link just doesn't know what to wear in Tri Force Heroes' costume trailer

Oh my god did you change again!? Looks, it takes me a long time to get ready to go out, so I know what Link's going through. You just want to look your best. Sometimes you nail it, sometimes you kick back and forth between shirts and shoes...   read

 
 
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Nintendo held a pretty cool launch event for Chibi Robo at the World Store

The Chibi-Robo franchise is in dire straits. Nintendo has noted recently that Zip Lash is his last shot, and the reviews so far haven't been kind. On the bright side, this launch event held at the Nintendo World Store actually looks pretty...   read

 
 
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Here's what the pre-order bonus for Dragon Ball Z: Extreme Butoden looks like

Some of my fondest gaming memories involve late-night fighting sessions with Dragon Ball Z games. The Butoden series was a classic, but I also played plenty of Dragon Ball Z: Legends on the original PlayStation, which is still on...   read

 
 
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Zelda: Tri Force Heroes' UK trailer is significantly less weird than the Japanese one

The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes kind of snuck up on me. It's coming out in less than a month, and it feels like it was only just revealed. I'm looking forward to the Four Swords-esque cooperative scheme for sure, and thankfully, ...   read

 
 
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Sup Holmes goes back to school with Wayforward's Austin Ivansmith

[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great videogames. It airs live every Sunday at 4pm EST on YouTube, and can be found in Podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] [Art by Kokosac.] Today on Sup Holmes, we...   read

 
 
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Ace Attorney 6 trailer is looking pretty feudal

Capcom has a new Japanese trailer up for the recently announced Ace Attorney 6. Though I don't know what they're saying, it has all the desk-pounding and witness-badgering we have come to expect from the series. Also, check out that mystica...   read

 
 
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Suge Knight?

Free Shovel Knight expansion out September 17

Yacht Club Games just announced Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows is coming to, "all existing platforms and regions on September 17, 2015." The free expansion is a completely remixed story mode starring Plague Knight and featuring some new a...   read

 
 
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Graphics, baby!
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Side by side Dragon Quest VIII 3DS and PS2 comparison

With Dragon Quest VIII's recent 3DS release in Japan, YouTuber user "ninten2tv" has put together a side-by-side comparison of the intro for both games. The 3DS is brighter. Too bright? It definitely lacks some tertiary detail, but it looks...   read

 
 
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Space Dave! adds eyeball blasting with a Galaga twist

Woah Dave! was a pretty big success, though it's looking like the next title on the Dave! series won't be content to simply give us more of the same. While Dave's first adventure was heavily influenced by the 1983's Mario Bros., Space...   read

 
 
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Here's what Gunman Clive HD looks like on Wii U

I really enjoyed both Gunman Clive games, as they were excellent little platformers that distilled so much of what made the genre great. The fact that they were sold for only a few bucks helped, but if you weren't keen on springi...   read

 
 
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Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows looks wonderful

Plague of Shadows looks like the perfect excuse to get back into Shovel Knight. It's a free expansion that remixes the game to tell an alternate story about the Plague Knight. Between his customizable bomb-based moveset and some new areas a...   read

 
 
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Those Monster Hunter cats are back for more

While I was on vacation this week visiting relatives, Capcom uploaded more Monster Hunter cat videos. What a treat to come home to. The first one is over here, if you missed it.   read

 
 
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Japan is getting a sequel to Picross 3D, with amiibo support

Picross is a series you don't hear about too often, but it has a rather loving fanbase. You're about to get some love back in the form of a new game, which is heading to the 3DS in October in Japan. Set to debut on the first of the month, ...   read

 
 
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Never coming here
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If Chao Garden and Animal Crossing had a love child, it would be Monster Hunter Diary

Today in "things I really want to be localized but probably never will," I've come across Monster Hunter Diary: Poka Poka Airou Village DX, an upgraded port of a PSP game from 2010 that was developed by From Software, strangely enough. In ...   read

 
 
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Grab your Shiny Rayquaza now in Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire

[Update: Nintendo has just informed Destructoid that this promotion will last until September 14, 2015.] Own a copy of Pokemon Omega Ruby or Alpha Sapphire in the North America region? Boot it up now and in the Mystery Gift section, g...   read

 
 
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