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Disclaimer: I refer to ‘they’ in the article a lot as a potential developer for a future superhero game. Superhero games always tend to draw fans in the video game medium, because they get to live out the fantasy they ...

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The annual Summer Games Done Quick marathon stream is well underway and there are a plethora of games that will be played and streamed by some of the finest of the world’s speedrunners. Starting on the 27th of July, you ...

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If you’re into Amiibo then this is probably something that will float your boat. At the Summers Wonder Festival in Chiba, Japan, a toy manufacturer known as Good Smile Company unveiled a multitude of new Nintendo-themed toys from their...

By Steve Wright on Jul 26th, 2015
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As we all know, Splatoon is for babies Splatoon is a game aimed at younger gaming fans, which is why some of the sounds it has been making seem rather out of place. Found in some of Splatoon’s boss levels ...

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Remember those nights sitting up watching Nintendo TVii? No? Me neither… According to a recent post on the Miiverse, Nintendo will be shutting down Nintendo TVii on August 11th. This also unfortunately means that the TVii Miiverse community...

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Taking a step towards being more user friendly like on the website, anime streaming service Crunchyroll has changed how they handle subscriptions and privileges on the Wii U app. According to the forum post over on Crunchyroll, the Wii U ...

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About 70-80 perecent of Splatoon players utilize the gyro-based motion controls that are default for the squid shooter according to Nintendo. “That’s not to say we’re forcing it on to them,” said Nintendo’s Tsubasa...

By Mike Nitroy on Jul 24th, 2015
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Nintendo has partnered with Facebook in an effort to help promote Super Mario Maker. The partnership was initially announced via Nintendo of America’s Twitter account, and will be comprised of Facebook employees creating levels for the...

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The Palutena amiibo, the newest of the collectible figures from Nintendo, is available today exclusively on Amazon starting at 5pm EST. Amazon has said they have “ample amounts in stock” but they do expect to sell out quickly still...

By Davis Hagen on Jul 24th, 2015
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Gamespresso’s weekly Nintendo segment for the Game Cafe podcast. Hosts: Mike, Luis, and Darius. ...

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Have you been missing out on the latest generation of video game consoles? Thanks to Best Buy and their “Black Friday in July,” you can catch up on a new console with a few incentives. The sale is online only ...

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Mighty No. 9, the next game from Mega Man and Dead Rising designer Kenji Inafune might be delayed. Spotted by NeoGAF, listings for the game on online retailers, specifically Amazon, Gamestop and Walmart have all been updated with a placeholder...

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Bulimia.com, an eating disorder support website has re-imagined a variety of female video game characters in order to bring awareness to body image issues. In a blog post, Bulimia points out that graphics in games have gotten better over time....

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As you most likely know by now, the video game world was saddened to hear of the tragic loss of Nintendo President, Satoru Iwata. The innovator was responsible for many of Nintendo’s recent successes, such as the Wii, which brought ...

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After basically confirming the cancellation of racing sim Project are on Wii U, developer Slightly Mad Studios officially confirmed the cancellation for the Wii U port. Creative director of the studio, Andy Tudor said that the port “did...

By Davis Hagen on Jul 22nd, 2015
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You can have the chance to play the upcoming Guitar Hero Live this weekend. While the next entry in the Guitar Hero franchise doesn’t release until October, retailer Best Buy have announced that the game will available to play in ...

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Just days after a release in the United States seemed up in the air for Devil’s Third, Nintendo of America and Valhalla Games Studios drops a ton of information regarding the title. According to the press release by Valhalla ...

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Marvel’s smallest superhero appears to be on his way to joining the cast of Disney Infinity 3.0. An image on the official Disney Infinity Twitter account appears to show several Marvel superheroes crowded around a tiny figure in the Hulk’s...

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Tomonobu Itagaki has advised players against the use of the WiiU gamepad for the upcoming third person action game, Devil’s Third.  In a Facebook post he listed some of the drawbacks and disadvantages that players may find when using...

By Nathan Dack on Jul 18th, 2015
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On July 15, Amazon celebrated “Prime Day,” a day of great deals meant to honor the company’s 20th anniversary. Despite criticism that the deals were not worthwhile, Amazon announced on Thursday that it had sold more items than...