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E3 2018: Super Smash Bros Ultimate is the Greatest Hits version of your favourite fighting franchise

June 13, 2018

Let it never be said that Masahiro Sakurai doesn’t give the people what they want. Super Smash Bros Ultimate is the latest installment in the long running Smash Bros franchise. What’s in it, you ask? Everything. Literally everything.

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E3 2018: Mech combat title Daemon X Machina looks metal as hell

June 13, 2018

Kicking Nintendo’s E3 press conference off was the announcement of a mech battle title in the style in Gundam and Armoured Core. It’s called Daemon X Machina and its the most metal thing.

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E3 2018: Australian indie Hollow Knight is finally out on Nintendo Switch today

June 13, 2018

Hollow Knight, the hardcore Metroidvania title by Australian indie dev Team Cherry, has finally arrived on Nintendo Switch.

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E3 2018: Fortnite confirmed for Nintendo Switch

June 13, 2018

The worst kept secret of E3 2018 bar none is that Fortnite is coming to Nintendo Switch. We knew that already, but here’s the thing: you can play it right now.

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E3 2018: Fire Emblem: Three Houses brings the strategy series to Switch at last

June 13, 2018

For those who’ve long thought Fire Emblem would be at home on the Switch, first of all, you were right. Second, it’s finally happening. Fire Emblem: Three Houses debuted during Nintendo’s E3 press event.

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E3 2018: Super Mario Party is coming to ruin all your friendships

June 13, 2018

Super Mario Party debuted during the Nintendo E3 presser, filling viewers with equal amounts of excitement and dread.

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Games Review: Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition (Switch, 2018) – Hack-and-Slash, and Slash, and Slash

May 31, 2018

Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition is, surprisingly, the third release of the game, having first appeared on the Wii U in 2014, and later on the Nintendo 3DS in 2016. This time, Hyrule Warriors comes in a complete, shiny package, featuring all DLC from the original game as well as brand new Breath of the Wild […]

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Games Review: Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze (Switch, 2018): Rare re-invention

May 1, 2018

I can’t imagine that Retro Studios took on the job of making a new Donkey Kong Country game lightly. In fact, I wouldn’t be surprised if it kept a lot of them up at night. Donkey Kong Country is quite rightly regarded as a masterpiece, a feat of technical wizardry and genius game design even […]

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Games Review: Kirby Star Allies (Switch, 2018): You’ve Got A Friend In Me

March 17, 2018

Kirby Star Allies was so disgustingly cute that it made me want to vomit. From its charming and delightful characters to its friendship-based co-operative gameplay, everything about Star Allies is just plain adorable. When Kirby’s friends are low on health, he heals them by ‘kissing’ them, generating tiny love hearts across the screen. When presented […]

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Get hype, there’s a new Nintendo Direct coming tomorrow morning

March 8, 2018

It’s  been a little while since we’ve had a proper Nintendo Direct broadcast. The last few video dispatches from Nintendo have been short and sweet — Nintendo Labo, or the blink-and-you’ll-miss-it Nintendo Direct Mini back in January. Good news: there’s a new broadcast coming tomorrow, and it appears be full-size.

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