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Iwata-San book to be translated into various languages

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise, News

Back in June we reported on a new book being put together by Shigesato Itoi’s publishing company, Hobonichi, that would compile the writings of the late Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. Soon after, a worldwide audience started clamoring for the book to be released in other languages, and now it’s been…

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Even more Shadow Pokémon arriving in Pokémon GO

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Mobile, News

Looks like Team Rocket’s… diversifying their Pokémon GO portfolio? After what were no doubt a series of overwhelming losses from intrepid Trainers in pursuit of purifying pocket monsters, GO Rocket has sent out an even wider variety of Shadow Pokémon to try and hold onto their remaining PokéStop assets. The…

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Kirby Dream Gear plushes coming later this year

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Merchandise, News

Update: All three Kirby Dream Gear Plushes are now available to pre-order at Play-Asia. Save 5% on your entire order when you use the code NINWIRE at checkout! Kirby’s a flan of many hats, and this time around he’s getting just a bit mechanical with his headgear. Light the lamps…

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Dissecting Hero’s Command Menu in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Author: Logan Plant
Categories: Switch

Dragon Quest’s Hero launched earlier this week in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and I’ve had the chance to play as him for around five hours. Hero’s Down Special, the command menu, is easily the most controversial part about the character, since he essentially has around 20 unique special moves assigned…

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Nightwolf coming to Mortal Kombat 11 on August 13th

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: News, Switch

While playing as Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat 11 has been a blast, we’re still looking forward to new fighters — and it looks like we finally know when the next DLC character will arrive. Nightwolf will be jumping into the fight on August 13th. A gameplay trailer revealed what…

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Yukata Collection 2019 now available in Pocket Camp

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: Mobile, News

Continue celebrating the Summer Block Party event taking place in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp with some new threads! The Yukata Collection 2019 is here and it’s beautiful. You’ll find a design range consisting of rose-patterned wearables to some more traditional patterns — even some unique short-hem yakata dresses have made…

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