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Funimation tweets at NoA to add Goku into Smash

Categories: News, Switch

Among the Shreks, Spongebobs, and Cory Baxters out there, no character has been a more desired “meme pick” for the Super Smash Bros. roster than Son Goku of Dragon Ball. Holding a seminal place within the hearts of many an anime fan, in no small part due to the series’…

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Nindies Showcase broadcasting next week

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Even though we’re practically inundated with new indie game announcements for Switch every day of the week, Nintendo of America is still pushing ahead with the Nindies initiative. Case in point? A brand-new Showcase is airing on March 20th – this upcoming Tuesday.   Tune in 3/20 at 9am PT…

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Japan’s latest Splatfest is sponsored by Nike

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

It’s Splatfest time again in Japan and this time around it’s another sponsored face-off between shoes. In what could cynically be viewed as market research, Nintendo has teamed up with Nike to find out if players prefer the latest models or the most popular, with Pearl and Marina arguing for…

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Indie adventure game NAIRI heading to Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

The cute and colorful indie graphic adventure game NAIRI: Tower of Shirin will be bringing its adorable brand of point-and-clicking to the Nintendo Switch, it’s been announced. Developer Home Bear Studio has been working on the little game since it got funded in November 2016, and has even delayed the…

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505 Games publishing monster-raising Re:Legend on Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Italian publisher 505 Games (Portal Knights, Bloodstained) has announced the next game it’ll be bringing to Switch – the monster-ranging simulation RPG Re:Legend. Kickstarted in August of last year, the bright and colorful game has a focus on raising creatures, known as Magnus, which can help you in combat, farming,…

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An update to Toys”R”Us’ bankruptcy proceedings

Categories: News

More updates are here concerning Toys”R”Us’ bankruptcy and liquidation plans. Yesterday we reported that all stores in the United States and United Kingdom would be closed. Even so, there was a glimmer of hope concerning the chain’s presence in the US and CNBC has reported on details. Still holding out…

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The Bunker is the first FMV game coming to Switch

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

The Nintendo Switch might technically only be a little over a year old, but its library is already looking pretty special because of its vast variety of titles and genres. Never before seen on the system is FMV (full motion video), a genre that features pre-recorded video files that gives…

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