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Modders are turning the NES Classic Edition into an all-purpose retro gaming machine

Nintendo Classic Edition If you were lucky enough to get your hands on an NES Classic Edition this last holiday season, you were probably impressed (as was I) with the quality of the emulation — so much so you wished it had a few more games, or maybe even that there was an SNES version. Well, your dream is coming true — kind of, anyway. Read More

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Devin Coldewey

February 22nd

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Nintendo Switch game file sizes reveal you’re going to need to spend even more money

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If you were wondering whether or not you would actually need to buy an SD card for your Nintendo Switch, wonder no more. Nintendo of Japan shared the list of download sizes for eight upcoming games, and while a few of them weigh in at under 2 GB, one is so large that it won't even fit on the console's internal storage.

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Jacob Siegal

February 21st

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‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ is getting a $20 expansion pass

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass

For better or worse, Nintendo officially joined the modern era of gaming on Tuesday as the company announced that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will have an expansion pass available for purchase on the day the game launches. It will cost $19.99 and will contain two sets of DLC that will release in 2017.

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Jacob Siegal

February 15th

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‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ is getting a $20 expansion pass

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass

For better or worse, Nintendo officially joined the modern era of gaming on Tuesday as the company announced that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will have an expansion pass available for purchase on the day the game launches. It will cost $19.99 and will contain two sets of DLC that will release in 2017.

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Jacob Siegal

February 15th

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‘Splatoon 2’ multiplayer demo coming to Nintendo Switch on March 24th

Splatoon 2 multiplayer demo

Other than The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wildthe launch lineup for the Nintendo Switch is somewhat barren. Skylanders and Just Dance are ports, 1-2 Switch shouldn't cost $50 and many of the indie titles are several years old. Thankfully, the launch window got a bit of a boost on Sunday when Nintendo announced that a "special demo version" of Splatoon 2 would be available on Switch in March.

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Jacob Siegal

February 12th

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1,000 GameStop visitors will be chosen to preorder the Nintendo Switch tomorrow

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On Saturday, February 11th, GameStop is once again hosting its Power-Up Rewards Pro Day sales event. Along with discounts on games, hardware, strategy guides and apparel, the retailer has revealed that it is also going to choose 1,000 customers at random to preorder the Nintendo Switch. The customers who are chosen will have the opportunity to preorder Nintendo's upcoming console, which is sold out virtually everywhere.

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Jacob Siegal

February 10th

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The Analogue Nt Mini is the perfect NES console for video game lovers

analogue-nt-mini147a0419 The Analogue Nt Mini is the NES console you’d create in your imagination if you were dreaming one up today, without concern for cost and with a focus on most perfectly recreating the Nintendo experience, but with support for modern TV hardware. I’m lucky enough to have scored an NES Classic, despite the general lack of supply and continued sellouts, and yet during my time testing… Read More

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Darrell Etherington

February 9th

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This baby simulator might be the worst Nintendo Switch game

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Never ones to turn down a good excuse for a mini-game collection, Nintendo is launching its new Switch portable/console hybrid with a titled called 1-2-Switch. It's been shown off a bit at Nintendo's Switch reveal event, but as one Reddit user discovered, Nintendo's Japanese YouTube channel has been providing and even deeper look at the various bite-sized games included in the collection. Most are pretty basic, like milking a virtual cow, for example, but one of them — a game Nintendo calls simply "Baby" — might indeed be the absolute worst game concept in the history of video games.

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Mike Wehner

February 9th

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This baby simulator might be the worst Nintendo Switch game

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Never ones to turn down a good excuse for a mini-game collection, Nintendo is launching its new Switch portable/console hybrid with a titled called 1-2-Switch. It's been shown off a bit at Nintendo's Switch reveal event, but as one Reddit user discovered, Nintendo's Japanese YouTube channel has been providing and even deeper look at the various bite-sized games included in the collection. Most are pretty basic, like milking a virtual cow, for example, but one of them — a game Nintendo calls simply "Baby" — might indeed be the absolute worst game concept in the history of video games.

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Mike Wehner

February 9th

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This baby simulator might be the worst Nintendo Switch game

nintendo 1-2-switch

Never ones to turn down a good excuse for a mini-game collection, Nintendo is launching its new Switch portable/console hybrid with a titled called 1-2-Switch. It's been shown off a bit at Nintendo's Switch reveal event, but as one Reddit user discovered, Nintendo's Japanese YouTube channel has been providing and even deeper look at the various bite-sized games included in the collection. Most are pretty basic, like milking a virtual cow, for example, but one of them — a game Nintendo calls simply "Baby" — might indeed be the absolute worst game concept in the history of video games.

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Mike Wehner

February 9th

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