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Top 10 Rare Games

By Greg Burke, Mar 16, 2018 4:35pm PDT

Not games that are hard to find, Rare games!


"You just had to watch out for explosions and smoke. No way I would tolerate those frame rates ..."

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Kirby Star Allies Review: Friendship is Magic

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2018 7:00am PDT

What happens when the usual Kirby formula gets a few friends sprinkled into the mix? Our review.


"I've heard its hilariously easy. Maybe I'll grab it one day at $25 or so. "

- rtrson see all 10 comments

Nintendo Switch Firmware Update 5.0.0 Fixes Play Time Display Error

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 12, 2018 6:40pm PDT

The new Switch firmware version 5.0.0 comes with enhanced parental controls and a fix for the play time display error.


Most Anticipated Nintendo Switch Games of 2018

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 10, 2018 9:00am PST

We take a look at some of the most anticipated Nintendo Switch games we can't wait to get our hands on in 2018.


Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Mario Crossover Begins Tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 09, 2018 7:30pm PST

Make your camp look like something out of the Mushroom Kingdom starting tonight!


"Im s excited for this but I only have 4 people that still play so I can NEVER get into the ..."

- Galadriel07 see all 2 comments

Modojo Rewind: iOS Oh Yes

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 09, 2018 5:00pm PST

The latest Modojo Rewind examines new iPhone how-to guides and fresh news from this month's Nintendo Direct.


Masahiro Sakurai Will Return for Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 09, 2018 1:20pm PST

The longtime series director just can't seem to quit Super Smash Bros., no matter how much of a toll it has taken on him mentally and physically.


"Yes, though development was joint between his company and Bandai Namco."

- Zek see all 7 comments

Mario Karts His Way Into Google Maps For A Limited Time

By Blake Morse , Mar 09, 2018 12:37pm PST

Booster mushrooms and gold coins not included. 


Nintendo Direct March 8 Recap: Super Smash Bros., Splatoon 2 3.0, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 5:05pm PST

If you thought Mario Tennis was all Nintendo was bringing to today's Nintendo Direct, boy did YOU miss out! Fortunately, Shacknews is here to help catch everyone up.


"https://twitter.com/jordan_amano/status/971884932288020481 Splatoon's single player mode is ..."

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Little Nightmares Complete Edition Headed to Nintendo Switch

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 08, 2018 4:00pm PST

Tarsier Studio's horror puzzler Little Nightmares is coming to the Nintendo Switch with all the extra goodies included.


Mario Tennis Aces Serves Up 15 Playable Characters and Online Tournaments

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 08, 2018 2:50pm PST

The latest Nintendo Direct has provided fresh new details on the upcoming Switch release Mario Tennis Aces.


Super Smash Bros. Officially Teased for Nintendo Switch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 2:40pm PST

Super Smash Bros. is indeed coming to Nintendo Switch and we're set to learn more later this year.


Kirby Star Allies Welcomes King DeDeDe & Meta Knight To Roster

By Charles Singletary, Mar 08, 2018 2:35pm PST

Characters from across the Kirby series will be included in future updates. The demo for Kirby Star Allies is available in the Nintendo store now.


Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes Comes to Nintendo Switch This Year

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 08, 2018 2:18pm PST

You can spend time with Travis Touchdown himself as early as this year. 


Luigi's Mansion Remake Coming to Nintendo 3DS This Year

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 08, 2018 2:03pm PST

Time to head back into the spooky old mansion with Luigi on your favorite handheld. 


"The 3DS already got a Luigi's Mansion game when the system launched. "

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