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Travis Strikes Again, Dead Cells Spotted On Nintendo's PAX East 2018 Schedule

By Charles Singletary, Mar 30, 2018 8:40am PDT

Nintendo is bringing a lot of excitement to the PAX party.


Detective Pikachu Review: The Great (Electric) Mouse Detective

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 29, 2018 6:00am PDT

Will this wacky new Pokémon spinoff get off scott-free or is it guilty of crimes against the 3DS? Our review. 


"a shame it's not Danny DeVito, but pretty obvious they're going for a DeVito impersonation at least"

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Nyko and Nintendo Address Third-Party Switch Dock Bricking Concerns

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 28, 2018 12:10pm PDT

Seems like sticking with Nintendo's own first-party dock is still the way to go.


"I trashed two third party docks. I actually like how the official dock looks on my desk, so ..."

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Nairoby 'Nairo' Quezada Kicks Off Smash Masters League with Battle for Vegas Win

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 25, 2018 4:45pm PDT

The Smash Masters League is underway, as the Esports Arena Las Vegas played home to the Battle for Vegas. And Nairo christened the new venue by crushing any Bayonetta that stood in his way.


The Cartridge Family 030 - Nindies Showcase, Sea of Thieves, Wii Virtual Console Ambitions

By Joe Stasio, Mar 25, 2018 3:00am PDT

Who is Logan Paul. Answer me.


Hori Is Making Left Switch Joy-Cons With Cross-Shaped D-Pads

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 23, 2018 10:45am PDT

The popular accessory manufacturer is making a left-side Joy-Con that should appease fans who yearn for a more traditional directional pad.


"Like, I have higher speed and accuracy playing Puyo Puyo Tetris on joycons over my Xbox One ..."

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March Nindie Roundup Features Garage, A Timed-Exclusive Nintendo Switch Shooter from tinyBuild

By Charles Singletary, Mar 20, 2018 11:55am PDT

Here's the breakdown for all of the announcements from the showcase, including links to the breakout stories.


Bad North, A Roguelike Tactical Adventure, Debuts On Nintendo Switch This Summer

By Charles Singletary, Mar 20, 2018 11:45am PDT

This stylish title from Plausible Concept puts you in the role of king.


" Each island is both stylistically charming and unique in its layout. CHARMING ISLAND ..."

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Banner Saga Series Announced For Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Mar 20, 2018 9:30am PDT

Banner Saga 3 will be on the Nintendo Switch at launch this summer, with the first two titles "coming soon".


"Nice! Only played some of the first one, but it was great. Need more TBS games in Switch. Also, ..."

- Yo5hiki see all 2 comments

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. "

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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 ..."

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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.