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Sonic Mania Plus Release Date Trailer Introduces Mighty & Ray, New Characters with Mario's Old Moves

By Asif Khan, Apr 25, 2018 11:45am PDT

The two new characters were introduced in the latest trailer for Sonic Mania Plus.


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Nintendo Applies for New Japanese Mario Party, Paper Mario, Dr. Mario, & Punch-Out!! Trademarks

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 25, 2018 9:25am PDT

Hopefully this means a new entry for every single one of those titles. 


Splatoon 2 Releases 3.0 Update Tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 24, 2018 9:50am PDT

For competitive Splatoon 2 players, X marks the spot, starting tonight.


How Long Does Each Nintendo Labo Variety Kit Project Take to Build?

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 20, 2018 10:00am PDT

Your guide to the expected building time for each of Labo's projects in the Variety Kit.  


"Wow this is awesome. I didn't think so many of them would take so long to make. That's great. "

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Watch Bill Nye the Science Guy Make Magic with Nintendo Labo

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 20, 2018 8:35am PDT

Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill! Sing along! 


Nintendo Labo: Genius or Insanity?

By James Brightman, Apr 18, 2018 3:00pm PDT

James Brightman stops by Shacknews with an article that's a preview of Greenlit Content's upcoming industry site, launching soon.


"I bet it has more dev costs than you'd think, just not in the same ways as most traditional games."

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Nintendo Releases Switch Parental Controls App Update Version 1.5.0

By Kevin Tucker, Apr 17, 2018 4:25pm PDT

Software whitelisting, app locking, and extended bedtime ranges are among the latest updates to the Nintendo Switch Parental Controls smartphone app.


Don't Get Cooked, Stay Off The Hook at E3 2018's Nintendo Splatoon 2 Inkling World Open

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 3:45pm PDT

You've gotta do well so Marina and Pearl can cheer you on.


Wave Race Revival Could Be Splashing Onto Nintendo Switch

By Chris Jarrard, Apr 17, 2018 12:35pm PDT

More than twenty-five years since Wave Race first hit the water on the Game Boy, the series producer hints at more to come.


"Riptide Renegade is an excellent title to hold you over until they port Wave Race to the Switch. ..."

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Dark Souls: Remastered Switch Version Delayed to Ambiguous 'Summer' Release Date

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 8:15am PDT

This certainly isn't something to praise the sun about. 


"Anyone else skipping this? I love Dark Souls and I've bought it several times over and I just ..."

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New Octopath Traveler Trailer Introduces Noble and Rogue Paths

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 7:35am PDT

Which path will you end up taking when the gorgeous RPG releases?


"God, that voice-over guy they hired for the trailer is corny as hell."

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Here's The Company Nintendo Is Trusting With Making Cardboard For Labo

By Charles Singletary, Apr 16, 2018 11:20am PDT

The manufacturer has a rich history in Japan and should be more than capable of handling the workload. 


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Sega Ages Lineup Bringing Classic Sonic, Phantasy Star and More to Nintendo Switch

By Kevin Tucker, Apr 14, 2018 3:50pm PDT

Classic Sega IP like Sonic the Hedgehog, Phantasy Star, and Thunder Force are arriving on the Nintendo Switch in the new Sega Ages lineup.


Off the Hook Performs Live Concert at Splatoon European Championship

By Asif Khan, Apr 13, 2018 11:45am PDT

The all-girl video game band rocked the house and it was Off the Hook!


"There was actually a previous Off the Hook holo concert at NicoNico Tokaigi in Japan back on ..."

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Level-5 Wants To Recreate 3DS Success By Bringing All Future Titles To Nintendo Switch

By Charles Singletary, Apr 13, 2018 10:15am PDT

The developer will debut on the Switch with a couple releases in Japan this year.