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August 10, 2020

Nintendo Downloads - August 13, 2020 Switch

by Donald Theriault - 8:00 am EDT
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Unlike the New York Times, we've acknowledged the video game remake since 1993.

This weekend will feature a mild party on my part, but I'll spend another part of it diving back into the world of the Tokyo police with the never-before-localized Unlimited fancard for Collar x Malice. Other titles I've looked into this week include the retro shooter Double Kick Heroes and Gungho's new strategy title Volta-X.


August 6, 2020

Nintendo Releases First Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results Switch

by Donald Theriault - 7:29 am EDT
Total comments: 4 Source: Nintendo

Some black swan events lead to nearly holiday-level results.

Nintendo released their financial results for the first fiscal quarter of the 2020-21 fiscal year earlier today, shattering multiple records in the process.

All monetary figures reported in yen, with comparisons to the US dollar based on a market rate of $1 = ¥105.547 provided for comparison only.


August 5, 2020

Pikmin 3, DLC Delisted From Wii U eShop Following Deluxe Announcement WiiU

by Donald Theriault - 5:14 pm EDT
Total comments: 10 Source: Nintendo eShop

It joins Tropical Freeze and the Bayonettas on the MIA pile.

Another retail title on the Wii U has vanished following the announcement of a Switch version.

Pikmin 3, along with all of its DLC, were discovered to be missing from the North American eShop this morning following the announcement of Pikmin 3 Deluxe for Switch. Nintendo is not officially commenting on the removal, and some retailers are still selling the disc version of the game on Wii U at the Nintendo Selects price.


Pikmin 3 To Receive Deluxe Version With New Content October 30 Switch

by Donald Theriault - 7:09 am EDT
Total comments: 8 Source: Nintendo

And Pikmin 4 is totally coming soon, guys.

Nintendo will be reviving a Elite Four game for Wii U on Switch this fall.

Pikmin 3 Deluxe has been announced for Switch release via a Nintendo of America tweet. Launching on October 30, the game will feature new side missions as well as all of Pikmin 3's original DLC.

Prepare...

August 4, 2020

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Adds New Stage, Music Options Switch

by Donald Theriault - 6:37 pm EDT
Total comments: 2 Source: Nintendo

So now John will spam Star Fox music only on Final Destination.

Smash Ultimate has a new version of a classic stage, and some new ways to jam out on it.

A new update is out for the fighter (version 8.1) that adds the Small Battlefield stage to the lineup. As the name implies, it is a smaller version of the existing Battlefield for those up close and personal fights. Any song in the game can now be played on the Battlefield variants as well as Final Destination.


Neko Ghost, Jump! Confirmed For Nintendo Switch Following Successful Kickstarter

by Steven Green - 1:48 pm EDT
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Super Paper Mario meets Cute Jumping Kitty Simulator

A successful Kickstarter campaign has another interesting and unique title making its way over to the Nintendo Switch!

Neko Ghost, Jump! from Burgos Games has reached its funding goal of $15,000 with over 400 backers.

For those unfamiliar with the perspective-swapping platformer, here is the official description:


August 3, 2020

Original Vertex Pop Game We Are Doomed Blasts Onto Switch August 13 Switch

by Donald Theriault - 9:00 am EDT
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A throwback to the past for the creators of graceful machines.

Vertex Pop will bring their debut game to the Switch next week.

We Are Doomed, a colorful twin-stick shooter that previously released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, will launch on Switch next Thursday (August 13). Its regular price will be $7.99, with a 15% launch discount and 40% off for owners of Graceful Explosion Machine or Super Crush KO.


Nintendo Downloads - August 6, 2020 Switch

by Donald Theriault - 5:00 am EDT
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This week will land you in the swimsane asylum.

As it stands right now - 8 a.m. ET on Monday - this is a quiet week. The big two are Swimsanity, the multiplayer aquatic shooter, and the cranial platformer Skully. Skully is also getting a limited physical release, if that's your bag.

Smaller stuff this week includes the oddball party game Drink... Read more...

August 2, 2020

Major Error On Fire Emblem Heroes Celebration Banner: Compensation Announced Mobi

by Donald Theriault - 7:42 am EDT
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UPDATED: Some nice compensation and a fix timeline.

A celebration event in Fire Emblem Heroes has gone unexpectedly awry and Nintendo / Intelligent Systems is still investigating the root cause.

As part of the celebration of the 3.5 years of service of Heroes, a special "Hero Fest" banner was announced last night in a livestream. The "Hero Fest"... Read more...


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