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There May Be a Pokemon Game Coming to the Switch

There’s rumors swirling about regarding the possibility of a new Pokemon game coming to Nintendo’s latest console, the Switch, as fans learned upon two job listings that Pokemon developer Game Freak has posted. The job posting was accidentally discovered by Silicon Era, with one listing looking for 3D CG designers for a console project, opening with “Here’s a chance to work on the ...

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Pokemon 21st Anniversary Celebrations Start Today

It’s been 21 years since the Pokemon franchise was first launched, and various companies connected to the franchise and promotions have decided to celebrate the milestone with a number of promotions and special events. First of which is Niantic’s ARG game Pokemon Go, which has decided to turn all of the Pikachu’s you will encounter in the wild into a Pikachu wearing a special party hat. The ...

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Mario Sports Superstars Show Off Tennis Game in New Trailer

Nintendo 3DS owners who love sports games will have Mario Sports Superstars to look forward to, as not only is it one of the first party swan songs of the ageing (yet still perfectly viable) handheld, it’s also a single cart that will contain several full sports games featuring characters from the Mario franchise. Nintendo shows off one of the franchise mainstays, Tennis, via a trailer dubbed ...

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Fan-Made Zelda: Breath of the Wild Commercial for Lon-Lon Milk

The Legend of Zelda franchise is full of lore and mysteries that fans devote a lot of their time to discussing and solving, but one of the most enduring mysteries concerns the ever-present Lon-Lon Milk. It’s normal for fans to wonder what it tastes like. Until videogames progress to the point where taste is involved, it’s likely that we’ll never know. However, a new unofficial animated ...

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Switch’s Ultra Street Fighter II Will Have First Person Mode

For a long time now, Nintendo seems to have given up on trying to compete with its console rivals in terms of hardware power, relying instead of novelty and creative approaches to console design. There’s no sign of said practice changing anytime soon, if the Nintendo Switch is any indication, but it looks like their experimentation is rubbing off on developers. Case in point is the upcoming ...

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Pokemon GO

Not having a date this coming Valentine’s Day is not a valid reason for you to stay at home sulking. You can go out, and you don’t have to worry about being alone – you can be accompanied by your Pokemon, as Niantic Labs’ ARG Pokemon GO will be holding a special V-Day event from today until 11AM PST on February 15. The event will give people who still play Pokemon GO even more reasons to ...

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Mario Sports Superstars Releases New Trailer

With everybody being too focused on Nintendo’s upcoming Switch console/portable hybrid, people may be forgetting that Nintendo’s commercially successful 3D handheld, the Nintendo 3DS, is still alive and kicking. As proof of this, Nintendo has released a new trailer for the upcoming Mario-branded sports game, Mario Sports Superstars. Mario Sports Superstars is a compilation game that features ...

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Bowser and Bowser Jr. Make Nintendo Switch Parental Controls Presentation Adorable

While an important subject, Parental Controls on video game consoles are somewhat boring especially if presented by a voice that sounds halfway between pre-flight safety demonstration and Siri. Thankfully, the Nintendo Switch Presentation on the subject makes everything interesting, cute, and downright worth watching simply by using the father-and-son evil duo of Bowser and Bowser Jr. in order to ...

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Mario Visits the Real World in Super Mario Odyssey

When it comes to the Super Mario franchise, the eponymous plump mustachioed plumber’s main M.O. is to visit new fantastical worlds for every iteration of his game (in fact, he is known to visit several worlds over the course of a single game.) However, one thing that most fans would never expect is for a Mario game to take place in a realistic depiction of our world, much less something as ...

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Mega Man 1-6 Coming to Mobile This January

Iconic videogame developer and publisher Capcom has recently announced plans to bring the first six Mega Man games to the Android and iOS platforms. The action platforming games first made their debut on the Nintendo Entertainment System, and are known for their difficult yet extremely rewarding gameplay that relies on rote memorization and fast reflexes. While there’s still no information on ...

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Pokemon Sun and Moon’s First Global Mission is Live

The first ever Global Mission has started for Pokemon Sun and Moon, and it’s been penciled in to run between now until December 12. The goal? All players need to do their part and catch Pokemon like heck through Pokemon Global Link until the total reaches 100 million. Of course, while catching Pokemon is a fun activity in and of itself, there should be an incentive if people all over the world ...

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Majora’s Mask Fan Film: Terrible Fate

Majora’s Mask for the N64 is one of the most divisive installments of the Legend of Zelda franchise. Some fans consider it one of the highest points of the series, while some found the time rewind tedious to the point of exhaustion. What they most likely agree on, however, is that Majora’s Mask has one hell of a story with some of the most intriguing characters in the franchise lore. Case in ...

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