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Steamworld Dig 2 will release on Steam just after the Nintendo Switch

While Steamworld Dig took over half a year to leave Nintendo handheld the 3DS to come to PC, the sequel won’t take anywhere near as long to make the jump to Steam. After all, you can’t really have a game with that name and not get it on Steam as soon as possible.  This list of upcoming PC games will see you right.  There’s no release date just yet, but it should be coming late …

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Arms brings the punch to the Nintendo Switch

Arms, a flagship Nintendo Switch title from the same folks who brought us Splatoon, is a fighting game only Nintendo could release. The object of the game, as in many fighting games, is to knock down your opponent. How you do it, obviously, is the trick. In Arms your weapons are, well, your arms. There are 30 different arms for ten characters and the arms spring out and can twist towards enemies. The controls are …

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Should I buy a Nintendo Switch?: PHOTOS, VIDEO

Nintendo’s latest video game console is off to a killer start.  Just look how excited these paid actors are to play the Switch!Nintendo The barely three-month-old Nintendo Switch remains sold out everywhere. It’s main launch game, “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,” is heralded as one of the best games ever made. And Nintendo’s got a huge new “Super Mario” game in the works, called “Super Mario Odyssey,” that’s scheduled for launch this …

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Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch Ver. details Target Camera, Hunter Arts, and vibration changes

Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch Ver. details Target Camera, Hunter Arts, and vibration changes Several new screenshots of the upcoming Switch release. 4Gamer.net has gone up with a new preview of Monster Hunter XX Nintendo Switch Ver. While it doesn’t provide much new information, it does provide new screenshots and the following tidbits: Target Camera – There is an icon in the upper right of the screen for the Target Camera. By pressing the ZL …

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Nintendo Switch System Updates – Nintendo Switch Wiki Guide

This page contains information on the various system updates released for the Nintendo Switch. The latest updates are listed first, and contain instructions for how to use the new features of each update. Update 3.0.0 adds a host of important functionality changes, from recommending data management to new UI color schemes. The 5 Best Additions to Update 3.0.0 News Channels: Follow a channel to receive updates on specific games. to the News screen > Find …

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Fan Transforms Old Game Boy Advance SP Into A Nintendo Switch Dock

This used to be an ordinary Game Boy SP until DIY-er Alexander Blake decided to make it into a retro-accessory for his Switch. It’s a lot more work and less sturdy than the one that comes packaged with the console, but you have to admit it looks way cooler. “In the process of tinkering with a second Nintendo Switch Dock, I realized the circuit board was pretty much the exact same size as a Gameboy …

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Nintendo Switch games list’s next major title depends on some big Xbox One news | Gaming | Entertainment

The Nintendo Switch games list could see a major boost from Square Enix but this appears to rest on a very unlikely condition. It’s still possible that Final Fantasy 14 will be ported over to the Nintendo Switch, however, there would need to be cross-platform play available with the Xbox One. Final Fantasy XIV director Naoki Yoshida confirmed the news to Kotaku, revealing that talks have already happened with both companies on the matter. It …

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I played Nintendo Switch with a stranger on a plane | GamesBeat | Games

I never thought it could happen to me, but it did … I somehow ended up in a Nintendo commercial in real life. On my flight home from E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo game event in Los Angeles), I ended up talking with the person sitting next to me because she saw me playing Nintendo’s hybrid Switch home/handheld console. She asked enough questions about it that I eventually set it up for us to play …

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Final Fantasy 14 Director Wants Switch And Xbox One Version, But Has One Condition

Final Fantasy XIV director Naoki Yoshida has said he’s still interested in bringing the MMORPG to Nintendo’s Switch and Microsoft’s Xbox One, and has had meetings with executives from the respective platform holders to make it happen. Speaking to Kotaku, Yoshida said he “would love for as many players to be on FFXIV as possible” and “conversations have been had with Phil Spencer of Microsoft, and the upper management teams of Nintendo.” However, Yoshida has …

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Nintendo Switch games news – Has Skryim Switch release date been confirmed? | Gaming | Entertainment

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Edition’s release date may have just been leaked. Amazon US was advertising the game with a November 28 release date, at least according to GamingBolt. The listing has since changed to December 29, which is likely a placeholder until Bethesda officially announces the launch date. The November 28 release date seems more realistic, especially as it falls on a Tuesday, which is the day games typically launch in North America. What we …

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Final Fantasy XIV Director Wants Switch And Xbox One Version, But Has One Condition

Final Fantasy XIV director Naoki Yoshida has said he’s still interested in bringing the MMORPG to Nintendo’s Switch and Microsoft’s Xbox One, and has had meetings with executives from the respective platform holders to make it happen. Speaking to Kotaku, Yoshida said he “would love for as many players to be on FFXIV as possible” and “conversations have been had with Phil Spencer of Microsoft, and the upper management teams of Nintendo.” However, Yoshida has …

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Nintendo: Switch shortages are “definitely not intentional”

Mark Walton Since the days of the NES, people have accused Nintendo of intentionally underproducing hardware in order to drive an artificial feeding frenzy of demand in the marketplace. With the Nintendo Switch remaining nearly impossible to find at retailers nationwide, those same accusations of “false scarcity” have been bubbling up in certain corners. Nintendo Senior Director of Corporate Communications Charlie Scibetta wants to push back on those accusations. “It’s definitely not intentional in terms …

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Nintendo Exec Explains Why Switch Cross-Play With Xbox One And PC Exists

Last week at E3 2017, Nintendo and Microsoft surprised many fans by announcing that Rocket League and Minecraft would be cross-play compatible between Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and PC players. We’ve already heard a lot from Xbox boss Phil Spencer about why this functionality is possible, and today we got Nintendo’s side of the story. In an interview with GamesBeat, Nintendo of America corporate communications director Charlie Scibetta explained the thinking behind allowing Switch players …

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Nintendo Says Metroid Prime 4 & Pokemon Switch Are Coming In 2018

Nintendo had a strong showing at E3 this year, pushing their titles coming out this year such as Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2, ARMS, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 and Pokken Tournament, to name a few. Where they really stole the show was during their Nintendo Spotlight, which revealed Metroid Prime 4 and a new Pokemon title in development for the Switch. Fans went nuts with this news and Metroid Prime 4 ended up being the second …

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Nintendo Switch Coming To Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer Series This Week

Conan O’Brien’s Clueless Gamer segment is wacky and wonderful. The late night TV host and comedian’s video game series has featured games like The Witcher 3, For Honor, and more recently, the virtual reality game Wilson’s Heart. Now, for the first time, he’s airing a Clueless Gamer segment for a Nintendo Switch game. An episode for the Nintendo Switch fighting game Arms is expected to air this week, premiering this Thursday, June 22. At the …

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