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Review: Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment

Categories: Reviews, Switch

As Simon Belmont’s illegitimate son and lifelong protégé of Dr. Light, to say I’m a mega fan of the blue burrower would be a gross understatement. A love letter to many of the 8-bit classics near and dear to my heart, Shovel Knight proved a massive feat of gaming ingenuity…

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New Monster Hunter XX cinematic trailer released

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: 3DS, News

The official Capcom Japan YouTube Channel has just released a brand new trailer showcasing Monster Hunter XX. The trailer focuses on cinematics rather than gameplay, and shows off some pretty epic confrontations. Check out the full trailer:     Monster Hunter XX launches in Japan on March 18th. No word…

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Weekend Wiretap (3/12/17)

Categories: 3DS, Merchandise, News, Retro, Switch

  Welcome to the Daily Wiretap: Weekend Edition! 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,…

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ToeJam & Earl: Back in the Groove is heading to Switch

Author: Bobby Soto
Categories: News, Switch

Switch-owning retro gamers are getting a bit of good news today! The long-awaited fourth installment of the classic ToeJam & Earl series, Back in the Groove, is making its way onto the Switch. As reported by Polygon’s Charlie Hall, who had some hands-on time with the title, Back in the…

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