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Huge Gigantamax Meowth and Pikachu plushes announced

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

The Pokémon Company is no stranger to releasing huge plushes — remember the life-size Mareep? — but with Gigantamax Pokémon being introduced in Sword & Shield there have never been more candidates to get the same treatment. This October in Japan two of the most iconic Gigantamax designs are making…

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Future Press gives update on distribution of Animal Crossing: New Horizons Guide Book

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: Merchandise, News, Switch

Future Press, the publisher behind the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Guide Book, has provided an update on shipping and delivery times for the book’s upcoming release. Essentially, if you’ve pre-ordered early on, you’re guaranteed a book from the first shipment.  Otherwise, it sounds like the rest of the orders will…

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GDC going all-digital with new August event

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News

The Game Developers Conference, or “GDC”, was expected to head to San Francisco once again last month, but it was yet another event delayed due to the on-going COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. As promised, an update has been shared regarding the status of the show, and it turns out GDC is…

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Hulu service abruptly ends for Japanese Wii U owners

Categories: News, Wii U

Services for Nintendo’s Wii U have been phased out slowly since the release of the Nintendo Switch. Of course, these shutdowns have varied by country and have followed through with the announced “ending of service” dates. The Hulu app for Japanese Nintendo Wii U owners has broken this by suddenly…

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Some of the art in Animal Crossing: New Horizons is haunted

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: News, Switch

While Redd may seem like an upstanding businessman, there are vague hints that his business practices might be a little shady! A new level of shadiness has appeared in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Apparently, the fake art he’s peddling is haunted/possessed/possibly extraterrestrial! Several fake art pieces have spooky side effects,…

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