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You can switch between mouse and controller on the fly in Destiny 2

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Destiny 2’s console launch is just a couple of weeks away, but we have to wait a little longer for the PC version while developers Bungie take the time “to get it right.” We had the chance to chat to them at Gamescom today about exactly what that entails. Here are all the glitches, easter eggs, and secrets from the Destiny 2 console beta. We wonder what will have changed …

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It Sure Sounds Like Final Fantasy XV Is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Square Enix announced today that a chibi version of the 2016 JRPG was headed to mobile devices. But the bigger news may well be that some version or another of the game is potentially coming to the Nintendo Switch. Asked about Square’s plans for the game’s future during a Square Enix Gamescom stream, Final Fantasy XV Director Hajibe Tabata gave a not-so-subtle hint that the studio has at least thought about Nintendo’s console as a …

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Use Your Words Review – Switch eShop

No matter how great your intentions can be, it can be tough to break the ice at a party with a game. It’s truly hard to please everyone and trying to do so can be a descent into madness. Find something too complex and you’ll befuddle yourself in trying to explain the rules whilst losing your audience to sheer obtuseness; find something too simple and your crew will grow tired of it quickly and wonder …

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Offbeat: Switch shines in new cross-promotion between Nintendo and Cartoon Network

Our favorite stackable bear trio has a new treat for all us video game fans — and this time, you won’t need to wait in line at a food truck to get a taste of greatness. In a recent cross-promotion between Nintendo and Cartoon Network, We Bare Bear’s Grizz and Pan Pan are duking it out in an intense a game of ARMS on the one and only Nintendo Switch. Once Ice Bear finishes vacuuming …

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Gunbarich Review – Switch eShop

A 2001 arcade title, Psikyo’s Gunbarich is now available to purchase from the Switch eShop. A Breakout/Arkanoid-style game, the aim is to bat a ball around the screen destroying all the blocks to move on to the next stage where there is a new arrangement of blocks for you to remove. Along the way there are hazards to mess things up and power-ups to aid you. At times feeling shooter-like, gameplay can be fast, frantic …

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Security Hole in Nintendo Switch Firmware Pre 3.0.1 Allows For Exploit With Increased Permissions

It appears that all Nintendo Switch firmware versions below 3.0.1 are vulnerable to a exploit that grants increased permissions to the user. Access to the platform’s full system privileges are required to run future exploits on the Switch. According to homebrew website Switchbrew.org, full permissions can be granted by creating a new “sm:” port session: Prior to 3.0.1, the service manager (sm) built-in system module treats a user as though it has full permissions if …

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Feature: Pixel Perfex On Why Earth Atlantis Is Ideal For Nintendo Switch

Set after a global catastrophic event that resulted in 96 percent of the Earth’s surface being underwater and forced machines to adapt into various marine forms, Earth Atlantis is shaping up to be an interesting shooter on Switch.  Your mission is to slay more than 20 ‘boss monsters’ by choosing one of four submersibles, each with unique weapons. The gameplay is made up of classic arcade shooting and strong Metroidvania elements. Earth Atlantis also boasts …

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The Enemy Within’ May Be Making Its Way To Nintendo Switch

by Robert Workman | August 20, 2017 Telltale Games recently released the first episode of its second season of Batman, promptly named The Enemy Within, last week, and it’s already taken off with fans who want to learn what happens next with the Dark Knight and Bruce Wayne. But it appears that another platform could be getting some Caped Crusader love soon enough. According to this listing from Amazon, Telltale appears to be ready …

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Troll and I Review – Switch

There’s evident potential in Troll and I. Initially developed as part of a crowdfunding program run by Square Enix, it is an intriguing action game starring a Scandinavian boy named Otto who, after finding his village aflame and being separated from his mother, stumbles upon a large creature during his hasty retreat into the forest. He discovers soon enough that the creature is gentle, which leads to what should be a grand adventure to stop …

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WWE 2K18 roster news: The Rock makes a big choice for PS4, Xbox One and Switch release | Gaming | Entertainment

Fans already know about almost 50 of the Superstars who will be part of the official WWE 2K18 roster. There pictures have been released by the development team, who are looking to launch the game on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch later this year. But what you might not know is that one of WWE’s most enduring stars has also made some big decisions for the game. 2K announced the in-game soundtrack details for …

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Switch owners weigh in on an iconic debate: Are hot dogs sandwiches?

Nintendo posed an important question to Switch owners several weeks ago: Is a hot dog a sandwich? It’s one of society’s most contentious debates, one with no clear-cut answer. But the results of the company’s poll are in — and Nintendo doesn’t seem so happy about them. In a June Ask Me Anything session on Reddit with Super Mario Odyssey producer Yoshiaki Koizumi, fans first prompted the polarizing debate. When asked if Koizumi thought that …

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Nintendo Switch Firmware 3.0 Exploit Found, Homebrew Coming Soon

by Matthew Hayes | August 18, 2017 It’s only a matter of time… A group of hackers have found a gap of sorts in the last version of Nintendo Switch’s firmware — version 3.0. There was a huge exploit here which would allow those with the proper know-how full permissions to any service or feature on the Switch operating system. Here’s a brief rundown from Switchbrew about the nature of this exploit: “Prior to …

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WWE 2K18 Roster update: New screenshots drop for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch game | Gaming | Entertainment

The WWE 2K18 roster will be the biggest ever in the franchise’s history, and they’ll all be coming to PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. And today saw new screenshots of some of the new superstars in action, although more are yet to be revealed. So far, we know that 46 playable characters will be included, with more being confirmed as we move closer to release date. You can find the latest screenshots shared for …

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Nintendo Switch Splatoon 2 Edition Bundle heads exclusively to Walmart Stores

Nintendo Switch Splatoon 2 Edition Bundle heads exclusively to Walmart Stores Walmart will be the exclusive retail partner for a new Nintendo Switch bundle that includes a download code for the Splatoon 2 game, a fresh carrying case and colorful new Joy-Con controllers in Neon Pink and Neon Green. The bundle will be available starting Sept. 8 at a suggested retail price of $379.99 and offers fans in North America their first chance to get …

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Nintendo Switch Price DROP: Buy new games console for under £200 – saving £80!

NINTENDO Nintendo Switch Price DROP: Buy new games console for under £200 – saving £80! CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE NINTENDO SWITCH OFFER – FULL DETAILS UNDERNEATH You might recall that some months back UK retailer Gameseek listed the Nintendo Switch for pre-order at the dirt cheap price of £198.50. As it turned out, when Nintendo revealed the full RRP, Gameseek were roughly £80 under the official price. True to their word …

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