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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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Don’t Knock Twice Review – Switch eShop

Don’t Knock Twice is a first-person horror game, based on the film of the same name that was released last year. The story sees you take the role of Jess, a mother who had to give away her child at a young age but is now hoping to reconnect with her. Your daughter, Chloe, is in a bit of a pickle with some paranormal forces and you decide to try and save her. The film …

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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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Brave Dungeon + Dark Witch Story:COMBAT Review – Switch eShop

Coming up to the Halloween season, one might be looking for something appropriately eerie on the Switch eShop, and the word ‘witch’ on its own might immediately get the spook sensors reacting. Unless you have a severe phobia of cute anime characters and turn-based battling, it seems unlikely that Brave Dungeon + Dark Witch Story:COMBAT will serve up any frights, but its RPG elements do fill a missing niche on the increasingly crowded digital marketplace. With …

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WWE 2K18 release date COUNTDOWN: Launch times for PS4 and Xbox One, Switch to come later | Gaming | Entertainment

The general WWE 2K18 release date has been set for Tuesday, October 17, for many PS4 and Xbox One fans. Those with Deluxe Edition of the game have already been given access, but that soon won’t matter with the final launch date confirmed. 2K haven’t specified a time when WWE fans will be able to start playing on Tuesday, although it seems likely that it will be early, due to the servers already being live. …

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Rainway Streaming App Might Bring Cuphead, PC Games To The Switch

The Rainway streaming app, an upcoming app that claims it will allow people to play PC games via streaming to the Nintendo Switch, has apparently been teasing footage of Cuphead over the last few days, though the game is currently exclusively for the Xbox One and the PC systems only. One of the multiple flaws in PC gaming is that many games require a certain standard of hardware to be able to play games, and …

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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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The Flame in the Flood Review – Switch eShop

At first glance, The Flame in the Flood depicts a beautifully crafted world with its use of stylized art and charming audio. What isn’t quickly apparent about The Molasses Flood’s debut title is that it actually details the harsh reality of survival. Hunger, thirst, sleep, broken legs and bear attacks, it’s all part of a world that is constantly trying to knock the player down. This sense of realism is spot on and is The …

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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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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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