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Nintendo Wiretap (4/13/18)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Merchandise, 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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Sega Mega Drive Mini announced

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Merchandise, News

  During Sega Fes 2018 a Mega Drive Mini console, similar to the NES Classic in practice, was announced for release. No word on pricing or release timing beyond 2018, but stay tuned for further developments.  

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Sega Ages coming to Nintendo Switch

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

  UPDATE: It’s since been confirmed (via Gematsu) that the Sega Ages games will be ported by M2, the team behind the well-regarded Sega 3D Classics on 3DS. We should learn more about Thunder Force IV shortly, as it will be the focus of a Sega Fes panel. Sega has…

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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 Ganos
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 Ganos
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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