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Digitial Foundry breaks down Dragon Quest XI S

Author: Logan Plant
Categories: News, Switch

Dragon Quest XI S is a pretty remarkable release of Square Enix’s massive adventure, making it a game worth exploring in many respects. The folks over at Digital Foundry recently did a breakdown of the Switch version’s performance compared to the PlayStation 4 original. They call the port “brilliant” and…

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Female Robin amiibo – Custom Conquest

Author: TJ Cencula
Categories: Amiibo News, Videos

I finally did it. I’ve been meaning to customize a female Robin since the default version first released, but something held me back. What something, you ask? Don’t worry, half of the episode is dedicated to unpacking that mystery. Oh, and we also discuss how I actually made it… once…

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Game Freak talks Pokémon Sword, Shield development, fan backlash, future of Let’s Go games, more

Categories: News, Switch

Pokémon developer Game Freak’s Junichi Masuda and Shigeru Ohmori recently spoke with Eurogamer to discuss Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield’s development. Ohmori, the Pokémon series’ game director, and Masuda, lead producer on many Pokémon games, talked topics such as fan favorite Pokémon like Sirfetch’d and Wooloo, Sword and Shield connectivity…

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New short-form animations planned for future Sonic releases

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise, News

The last two major Sonic releases, Sonic Mania Plus and Team Sonic Racing, were advertised with some incredibly cute short-form animations, giving the characters some silent comedy moments that really allowed their personalities to shine through. If you were hoping the trend will continue you’re in luck, as Sega Animation…

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Nintendo Wiretap (10/22/19)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Mobile, News, Switch, 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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