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Nintendo Direct announced for September 4th

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Like clockwork, Nintendo has announced that another Nintendo Direct is on the way for the month of September! It promises to be 40 minutes long, so here’s hoping we see plenty of announcements.   Tune in 9/4 at 3pm PT for a #NintendoDirect featuring roughly 40 minutes of information focused…

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Mega Man collaborating with idol group Team Shachi

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: Merchandise, News

Capcom has been on a roll these past few years, reingorating franchises that had laid dormant with new entries, ports, and remakes. Mega Man is no exception, with a cavalcade of Legacy Collections and the all-new Mega Man 11, but this latest venture for the blue bomber is an unusual…

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Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair launching October 8

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Playtonic has announced a date for Yooka-Laylee’s first side-scrolling adventure, and it’s arriving sooner than you might have expected – October 8th. Publisher Team17 confirmed the date alongside a new trailer that highlights the return of Tonics which can change up the game’s visuals.     It’s also confirmed that…

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Super colorful merch from artist Horaguchi Kayo makes its way to Japanese Pokémon Centers

Author: Lauren Ganos
Categories: Merchandise, News

Coming to Japanese Pokémon Center locations on September 14th is a stunning collection of beautiful artwork surrounding the world of pocket monsters. Popular illustrator Horaguchi Kayo has drawn up some stunning imagery of Pikachu, Eevee, Mimikyu, and other beloved ‘mon in colorful sceneries filled from forest floor to the starry…

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New Smash Ultimate displays in Japan feature Banjo-Kazooie

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: News, Switch

Japanese convenience stores help make many things easier, and that includes game shopping. New displays for the eShop (and other platforms) are featuring what might be the most anticipated digital delight in a long time — Banjo & Kazooie. Thanks to @PushDustIn, photos of these displays are available. They don’t…

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