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NEW device for Nintendo Switch lets you be the very best!!

Ever wonder what it would be like to catch Pokémon for real? Nintendo just made that possible. Their new device, the Poké Ball Plus, is an actual Poke Ball that you carry around to catch Pokémon. The new controller is compatible with Pokémon Go and the upcoming RPGs, Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s …

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WHOO-HOO!! More NES minis are on the way this June!!

Still haven’t gotten your hands on a NES Mini because supplies ran dry in 2016. Well, worry no more. Nintendo is rolling out more units of their classic console in June with an increased number available to ensure that fans of the old school game will get their own console. Nintendo had originally ceased production …

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The Virtual Console has been “Switch-ed” off!

If you were looking to play classic titles on your brand new Nintendo Switch and take the old school gaming on the road, well you are S.O.L. Nintendo has said that they will not be bringing the Virtual Console to their hot selling system as they have done with previous consoles. The fate of the …

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Could the Switch be turned off? Lawsuit filed against Nintendo!!

Well, it looks like Nintendo is in the hot seat again. Peripheral company Gamevice has filed a lawsuit against Nintendo regarding their latest console, Switch, violates patent laws. They claim that the Switch is a copy of their gaming unit, “Wikipad 7.” Gamevice says that the Switch joy-con controllers and console are the same as …

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World wide sales of Super NES mini reaches 5 million units!!

The results are in! Nintendo reports that the Super NES classic mini has sold 5.28 million units as of today. The home of Mario has previously reported that their shrunk down version of their classic console sold 4 million units in February. The Super NES mini debuted last September in Europe and North America, and …

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Sega teases return to the console market?! Not so fast, sparky!

Those of us raised in the 90s will remember the above slogan that Sega used to stick it to Nintendo during the great Console Wars. Sega gained an upper hand with the release of the Genesis in 1992 which introduced their speedy blue mascot, Sonic the Hedgehog. Then, it was a lot of back and …

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Mario and his brawlin’ buddies are Switch(ing) over!!

During their Direct presentation, Nintendo announced today that they will be bringing their big brawler to the Nintendo Switch. This will be the latest version of Super Smash Bros. which includes Splatoon’s Inkling Girl and Inkling Boy.

Company behind “Despicable Me” to do Super Mario Bros movie!!

Older gamers know that the Super Mario Bros were given a bad rap with the live action 1993 film that starred an English actor and a Latino comedian as Italian plumbers from Brooklyn, New York and nearly ruined the career of Dennis Hopper. But there is always room for redemption. Illumination Entertainment, the animation company …

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“On the Next Level” kicks it with Kung Fu Master!!

Martial arts. One of the oldest fighting styles known to man. The Chinese martial art, known as Kung Fu, was introduced by the Yellow Emperor Haungdai during the Xia Dynasty more than 4000 years ago. Over time, Kung Fu has become one of the most recognized fighting styles among the Chinese arts. Kung Fu can …

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“Cheesy Cartoons” gets funky in Donkey Kong Country!!

During the height of the “Console Wars” in the late eighties and early nineties, several gaming franchises were adapted into animated series including the Super Mario Bros, Pac-Man, Sonic the Hedgehog and multiple Nintendo games in one show. Some shows were good cheese that made you want more. Others were bad cheese that made you …

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