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Superhot heading to Switch later today

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

The time trancendent first person shooter/puzzler hybrid Superhot will be heading to the Nintendo Switch later today, as confirmed in Nintendo’s latest Indie World stream.     The game has a very unique mechanic – time only moves in real time when you yourself move. This means you can stop…

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What’s next for 3D Sonic?

Author: Logan Plant
Categories: Retro

2017 was a big year for Sonic, with the release of Sonic Mania and Sonic Forces. Mania was a critically acclaimed return-to-form for 2D Sonic; a love letter to the franchise perfect for fans of Sonic’s Genesis glory days. Meanwhile, Sonic Forces was a lukewarm entry in the 3D Sonic…

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Why Sonic Drift Mania needs to happen

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Retro

Two years ago on August 15th, 2017, Sonic Mania dazzled the world as the blue blur made a brilliant return to his 2D roots. The fanbase is now clamoring for a follow-up, but while a Mania 2 would be all well and good, I can’t help but feel a certain…

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Pokémon GO’s Water Festival is back for 2019!

Categories: Mobile, News

Pokémon Trainers, get ready, because the long-awaited Water Festival is making a grand return! That’s right, Niantic is bringing back the annual Water Festival this summer, which unsurprisingly celebrates all Pokémon of the Water-type. From wild Pokémon to Egg hatches and Field Research encounters, you’re going to see a massive…

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Datamining uncovers that a Game Boy Color Printer almost happened

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Categories: News, Retro

One of the many niche oddball Nintendo peripherals of the ’90s was the Game Boy Printer — a blocky chunk of plastic that could be connected to your little game console’s fellow Game Boy Camera, which would print out some intensely gray-scale portraits. The staticky monochromatic aesthetic of the printer…

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