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Nintendo is discontinuing the 8GB Wii U in Japan

by 10 hours ago

Nintendo is phasing out the Basic Wii U console in Japan. News of this comes from Nintendo's Japanese hardware listings, which states that the 8GB model of the company's console …

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New Guitar Hero Live songs include Marilyn Manson, Trivium, and more

by 1 day ago

Activision has revealed ten more songs that will be featured on Guitar Hero Live. Through a post on the Guitar Hero Twitter, Activision revealed ten songs that players will be …

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This BBQ sauce is bland – Swords & Soldiers II Review

by 2 days ago

The unquenchable and ravenously adorable Vikings are back and pushing forward (well, more like to the right) to adventure, glory and the culminating feast. This time it’s for a mysterious …

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Splatoon’s global testfire is coming back for one more day

by 7 days ago

Nintendo has announced that it will be bringing back its very limited beta for Splatoon next week. The company’s official Twitter confirms that Splatoon’s “Global Testfire” beta will coming back …

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The silver Mario Amiibo will be available later this month

by 1 week ago

After being revealed through a leak earlier this year, the silver Mario Amiibo variant now has a release date. Collectors can get the silver figure in the US on May …

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Lego Jurassic World will launch the same day as the film

by 1 week ago

Lego Jurassic World has a release date now, and it’s coming out alongside the film it’s based on. You’ll be able to play through Lego versions of all four Jurassic …

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Nintendo confirms E3 plans for this year

by 1 week ago

Nintendo has announced its plans for this year’s E3. Not only was it announced that the Nintendo World Championships be making a return 25 years after the original event, but …

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Activision reveals more songs within Guitar Hero Live tracklist

by 1 week ago

Activision and the folks behind Guitar Hero Live announced eleven new songs for Guitar Hero Live today. The songs are tending towards the harder rock side, with tracks from bands …

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Splatoon getting limited Wii U beta this weekend

by 2 weeks ago

Nintendo has announced that a beta for their upcoming paintball-shooter, Splatoon, will be playable on Wii U this weekend. Revealed during a Splatoon-focused Nintendo Direct stream today, the beta will …

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Nintendo finally turns a profit after four years

by 2 weeks ago

In a recent report, Nintendo has announced that it earned a ¥41 billion ($350 million) profit for its fiscal year ending March 31, which was enough for the company to earn …

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Splatoon amiibo to unlock more than costumes and challenges

by 2 weeks ago

Today Nintendo announced that Splatoon's amiibo line will unlock retro-themed mini-games in addition to costumes and challenge levels. After all 20 amiibo challenges have been unlocked, players will be able …

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Yooka-Laylee and the importance of retro revivals

by 2 weeks ago

Over a decade ago, I lost something important to me. As a teenager, I didn’t quite realize it at the time, but a game studio that had very much shaped …

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