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GeekDad Review: ‘Rogue Trooper Redux’ for the Nintendo Switch

Originally released on consoles in 2006, Rogue Trooper was an enjoyable but ultimately forgotten third-person shooter from the bygone PS2 era. Thankfully, it’s now been reborn—like some futuristic blue-skinned super soldier—as Rogue Trooper Redux on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC. I grew up in the 1980s, well before seemingly every American geek was caught up in the throes of rampant Anglophilia. We had our own beloved UK imports, of course, but, in this …

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Nintendo Switch May Be Getting Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy In The Future

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, including the first three entries in the series created by Naughty Dog, has been released earlier this year on PlayStation 4, and rumors of a possible release on other formats have been going around ever since the game’s announcement. Alongside a possible Xbox One release, now rumors of a Nintendo Switch (Amazon, $299.00) launch have also surfaced online. According to Keymailer, a site assisting content creators in getting review codes, …

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Why aren’t there more “Mature” games for Nintendo Switch?

Enlarge / Remember when this game was supposedly a sign of a less squeaky-clean image for Nintendo? Since removing the blood in the original Mortal Kombat on the Super NES, Nintendo has earned its image as the family-friendly alternative to the more sex-and-violence-soaked console competition. New reporting from The Wall Street Journal suggests Nintendo is working to change that with the Switch, but any such effort is going to be an uphill climb that could …

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Sony To Publish Nintendo Switch And PC Games Under New Label

A division of Sony is to publish video games for, among other consoles, Switch, the company has announced. Sony Music Entertainment has launched a new publishing label called Unties, whose upcoming projects include a game, titled Tiny Metal, that’s coming to Nintendo’s hybrid console as well as PC and PS4. Unties has so far revealed three more projects: one for PS4 and two listed for “PC / TBA,” hinting they could come to other platforms …

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New Nintendo Switch games boost as Xbox One cross-play project is revealed | Gaming | Entertainment

New Nintendo Switch games are in development which will benefit from cross-play with other gaming devices. While some hardware creators like Sony have ruled out PS4 gamers playing with Switch and Xbox owners, the same rule doesn’t apply for everyone else. We already know that Rocket League will benefit from the feature and there’s some big reasons behind why it’s such a help to the Switch. While other consoles have been out for quite sometime, …

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MANTIS BURN RACING® CONFIRMS 60FPS AND CROSS-PLAY ON NINTENDO SWITCH™ | Games industry press releases

p>VooFoo Studios is delighted to confirm that their acclaimed top-down racing game, Mantis Burn Racing®, will run at 60fps on Nintendo Switch™ – in both TV mode and Handheld mode. Built using VooFoo Studios’ own propriety game and physics engine, Mantis Burn Racing® is a visually stunning, action-packed top-down racing game that combines real-world ‘fun’ physics with intuitive controls in highly competitive ‘one-more-go’ style races. “We’ve been spending a lot of time getting to grips …

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Mantis Burn Racing will support cross-play between Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Steam

Mantis Burn Racing surprised everyone when it initially came out due to its stunning graphics and tight controls. It’s will be one of the first games which will run at native 4K on Xbox One X as well. Now, you might ask how could this game possibly get any better? Well, we have great news for you! And it’s a big one. According to VooFoo Studios, the game will also support cross-network play between Xbox …

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The Fractured But Whole Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Is South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to the Nintendo Switch? If you’re all about fart jokes, hanging out with the kids of South Park, and superheroes, then The Fractured But Whole has got your name written all over it. In a desperate attempt to kickstart their very own superhero cinematic universes, the kids seek to tackle the seedy underworld of the town, using the power of crafting (and farts) to come out on …

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Only Two Of the Current Top 10 Most-Downloaded Games On Switch Were Made By Nintendo

Indie games are selling phenomenally on the Switch’s eShop—better even than Nintendo’s games. That Stardew Valley is the current best seller on the Switch eShop shouldn’t surprise anyone. Switch owners have been clamoring for the game since it was announced that it would launch on the platform last year. What is more interesting is that the top ten eShop games are mostly indie titles. Only one of those, Golf Story, is a Switch exclusive. Seven …

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Sorry SNES Classic: Analogue’s Super Nt is the ultimate Super Nintendo

You may or may not have scored an SNES Classic from Nintendo, but either way, you don’t have the true retro gaming fan’s SNES reboot – yet. That’s because it’s not out yet, and it’s not even made by Nintendo: It’s the Super Nt, the next reference quality console recreation from Analogue, the same gadget maker that created the Nt Mini to play NES games as they were meant to be played on modern TVs. The …

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Nintendo World Championships 2017: Gamer portraits

1 of 15 Taylor Ballantyne Emil Nickname/Handle: Myth Age: 15 First Video Game Ever Played: Mario Kart Double Dash If I Was A Nintendo Character, I’d Be: Diddy Kong Advertisement 2 of 15 Taylor Ballantyne Abe Age: 12 First Video Game Ever Played: New Super Mario Bros. Wii If I Was A Nintendo Character, I’d Be: Inkling Boy 3 of 15 Taylor Ballantyne Anthony Nickname/Handle: 8owser16 Age: 12 First Video Game Ever Played: Mario Kart …

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Nintendo Switch games NEWS – Release date REVEALED for HUGE Bethesda port | Gaming | Entertainment

Nintendo Switch fans have been given some good games news by Bethesda. The Nintendo Switch version of Doom has been given a release date, and there’s not long to wait. Doom has been given a November 10 release date on Nintendo Switch, which is just a couple of weeks after the launch of Super Mario Odyssey. The Nintendo Switch port is developed by Panic Button, the studio responsible for the upcoming Rocket League port on …

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10 best Nintendo Switch accessories

Bolstered by incredible games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, the Nintendo Switch could well be the to-have games console this Christmas. Here is IndyBest’s list of best accessories to have with your new handheld. 1. HORI Switch Tough Case: £14.36, Amazon A strong but lightweight case for your Switch is an essential purchase – this one by HORI is officially licensed by Nintendo. With this …

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Crazy Justice picks up cross-play for Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch

Crazy Justice is among the latest titles to announce plans for cross-platform multiplayer, for Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Windows PCs. Black Riddles Studio, the indie developer behind “Crazy Justice,” has announced that the title is on track to receive cross-play across Xbox One, PC and Nintendo Switch. Adding to the existing portfolio of features slated for the third-person shooter, its multiplayer component will allow players to team up with friends between all three platforms. …

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Nintendo Switch Games Are Making Their Way To Select Redbox Locations

by Liana Ruppert | October 15, 2017 Redbox is about to make trying out Nintendo Switch games a whole lot easier as select locations will be offering titles from the Big N in the United States. The list is limited currently, but is expected to grow in the future. For now – it is restrained within these three locations: Portland, Oregon San Antonia, Texas Seattle, Washington The kiosks at these locations …

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