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Modojo Rewind: Buy Radiant Historia This Time Around

By Josh Barnes , Mar 24, 2017 3:00pm PDT

Your weekly dose of portable and mobile news, courtesy of your friends at Modojo.


What If Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Framerate Issues Are Just Bugs?

By John Keefer, Mar 23, 2017 10:15am PDT

Optimization issues could be at the heart of the game's performance drops.


"The AHCA has a 17% approval rating from Quinnipiac. I don't know if that's an outlier or what, ..."

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Super Mario Run Walkthrough and Guide - All Collectibles, Special Coins, and Unlocks

By Shack Staff, Mar 23, 2017 6:00am PDT

Find out everything you need to know to collect all the Pink Coins, unlock all the characters, and get the most out of your Super Mario Run experience.


Nintendo Acknowledges 'Manufacturing Variation' With Left Joy-Cons

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2017 1:45pm PDT

The official statement, however, minimizes the issue with a 'nothing to see here' tone rather than a mea culpa. 


Switch Could Supplant Wii As Best-Selling Nintendo Console, GameStop Exec Says

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2017 9:20am PDT

Wii had an install base of 101 million units, and GameStop sees strength in Switch's numbers.


"Play a game anyway - yes it will get more but everyone is playing Zelda. If you want a fleshed ..."

- Dolemite see all 55 comments

Apparently Nintendo Fixes the Switch Joy-Con Issue with a Tiny Square

By Steve Watts, Mar 22, 2017 8:30am PDT

A piece of foam is all it takes to keep RF interference from walking Link off a cliff.


"Sadly not, or at least not currently. Maybe they'll change things up once the hardware stock ..."

- RaptorII see all 7 comments

Bloodstained Wii U Version Canned; Coming to Switch Instead

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2017 8:10am PDT

Is Nintendo finding infant Switch more viable than the veteran Wii U? 


How Puzzles in Zelda: Breath of the Wild Reward Breaking the System

By Jason Faulkner, Mar 20, 2017 4:10pm PDT

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild doesn't care if you play by the rules.


"I had figured out a while ago that you could have one of each bomb out. So yeah, the name of ..."

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Opinion: Nintendo Has Been Awful at Explaining Switch's Features

By John Keefer, Mar 20, 2017 9:00am PDT

You'd think it would want to tout such things as cloud saves and using the Joy-Con as a pointer.


"Hasn't the save thing been pretty much debunked? People looked at his video and spotted a lot ..."

- daggot see all 31 comments

Modojo Rewind: The Binding Of Sonic: Smart Car+

By Josh Barnes , Mar 17, 2017 3:00pm PDT

Your weekly dose of portable and mobile news, courtesy of your friends at Modojo.


World of Goo for Nintendo Switch Can Use a Joy-Con As a Pointer

By John Keefer, Mar 17, 2017 8:00am PDT

The 2D Boy title appears to emulate the Wii functionality without a sensor bar.


"Man, sat on the couch this afternoon while glasses napped, plunked the kids in front of Netflix, ..."

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Nintendo Switch is not the Wii U as the Company Doubles Production of the Console

By Asif Khan, Mar 17, 2017 12:40am PDT

It seems like the Nintendo Switch is playing with power.


"wait wtf I basically ate cereal 2 meals per day and still eat cereal like a god damn child even ..."

- pgharavi see all 43 comments

Nintendo Switch eShop Releases for March 17

By Jason Faulkner, Mar 16, 2017 8:30am PDT

More games are coming to the Nintendo Switch eShop tomorrow including some from the Tomorrow Corporation.


"Got it as part of the Humble Freedom bundle, it's a puzzle game about programming and literally ..."

- one random winner see all 5 comments

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Korok Seed Reward Stinks

By John Keefer, Mar 15, 2017 9:50am PDT

Hestu offers a gift for maxing out bag space that players might find questionable. Spoilers!


"This isn't surprising. Getting 100% completion rating gives you absolutely nothing. At least ..."

- ovrlrd see all 4 comments

The Splatoon 2 Testfire is Available for Download on Nintendo Switch Now

By Jason Faulkner, Mar 14, 2017 1:10pm PDT

You only have to wait ten days until the Splatoon 2 demo starts.


"I wish it wasn't a timed test. I can never make those, no matter how many of them they do. "

- rodneystubbs see all 8 comments