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Steve Wiebe responds to Billy Mitchell controversy

Categories: News, Retro

Ever since Billy Mitchell’s records for Donkey Kong were questioned and then subsequently removed, fans have wondered about Steve Wiebe’s thoughts on the saga. The protagonist in “King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters” — who has been referred to as the “David to Billy Mitchell’s Goliath” — has finally commented…

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Nintendo Wiretap (4/12/18)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Retro, Videos

Welcome to the Nintendo Wiretap! Each day the team here at Nintendo Wire works tirelessly to bring you the best, most relevant late-breaking Nintendo news this side of the Mushroom Kingdom. To help make ingesting all these meaty stories easier than Kirby hopped up on Miracle Fruit, we’ve compiled a…

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Snag three free Alliance Alive 3DS menu themes

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: 3DS, News

The Switch might be sweeping you up off your feet with all its shiny, new indie games — but that doesn’t mean the 3DS isn’t still around to peak your interest every now and then. Up for grabs right now are three free new designs you can decorate your 3DS…

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Fairune Collection heading to Switch in May

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: News, Switch

Earlier this week, game developer Flyhigh Works gave fans insight on Kamiko’s success on Nintendo Switch and briefly hinted at its popular Fairune series heading to the hybrid system in the near future — and now it looks like we have a few more details about the latter of the…

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“Special announcement” planned for Sega Fes 2018

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

For a few months now we’ve known Sega Fes 2018 was coming, but outside of updates on the likes of Valkyria Chronicles 4 we weren’t expecting much in the way of significant news, at least on an international scale. A fresh tweet from Sega of America and Europe, however, has…

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PUMA x Sonic the Hedgehog shoes unveiled

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise, News

Among the Sonic Mania Plus and Sonic Racing announcements during last month’s SXSW Sonic stream, a new pair of Sonic the Hedgehog-themed shoes was announced, in collaboration with Puma. At the time they were all obscured by pixels, but now they we have a good look at them thanks to…

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