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An Inkling looking at the camera confidently in Splatoon, a Wii U game, meant to mark the passing of the Wii U and 3DS online services

Nintendo Announces Wii U And 3DS Online Service Shutdown For April

Nintendo has announced that Wii U and 3DS online services are to shut down in the coming months. Per an official announcement, from April next year, you won't be able to play Wii U and 3DS games,…

October 4, 2023 | 03:39 EDT

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The Legend Of Legacy HD Remastered Revealed For Next Year

NIS America has unveiled The Legend of Legacy HD Remastered, a revamped version of the 2015 cult 3DS JRPG. The Legend of Legacy was developed by Cattle Call, the same studio behind 2018's The…

September 25, 2023 | 09:21 EDT

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River City Ransom Remake River City: Rival Showdown Heading To PS4, Switch, And PC In October

Arc System Works has announced that River City: Rival Showdown, the 2016 3DS remake of classic RPG beat-'em-up River City Ransom, is heading to PS4, Switch, and PC in October. Of course, these…

July 6, 2023 | 03:35 EDT

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After 10 Years, Mario Kart 7 Has Been Updated

Are you still playing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on Switch? How about Mario Kart 7 on the 3DS? If you are, then you'll be pleased to know that the game has received an update after more than ten years since…

December 14, 2022 | 11:40 EST

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Wii Shop Channel and DSi Shop Back Up And Running

After what felt like an eternity for gamers, the Wii Shop Channel and DSI shop are officially back up for players to utilize. The shops were down for the count for months, suffering from significant…

July 6, 2022 | 03:03 EDT

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Re-Logic Hires Minecraft Modder to Work on Terraria Mod Tools

Prominent Minecraft modder Chicken Bones has been hired by Re-Logic to work on Terraria mod tools, with a particular focus on further developing tModLoader and tModPorter. As with Minecraft, …

May 26, 2022 | 03:22 EDT

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Edmund McMillen Announces The Unboxing of Isaac T-shirt Box

It's difficult to come by someone who enjoys video games who isn't aware of The Binding of Isaac, let alone own it on one platform or another. For those fans who have played all the games, maybe own…

April 5, 2022 | 03:00 EDT

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Freedom Planet 2 Release Date Announced

After more than six years of waiting, we finally have a Freedom Planet 2 release date: Tuesday, September 13, 2022. As you can probably tell, it's a sequel to Freedom Planet, which came out all the…

March 21, 2022 | 10:16 EDT

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Unofficial Ocarina of Time PC Port 'OpenOcarina' is Out

A new Ocarina of Time PC port has finally launched. OpenOcarina is here and you can get it right now, but you won't quite be able to just download some files and immediately start playing it. The…

March 16, 2022 | 03:31 EDT

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Fan-Made The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time PC Port Nears Completion

A fan-made The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time PC port is nearing completion and may release as early as next month, bringing one of the most popular Zelda games to a new platform. The Legend of…

January 24, 2022 | 03:22 EST

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Fans Recreate Spaceworld 1997 Demo of Ocarina of Time

Last Sunday, November 21st, marked two major anniversaries for Nintendo: the 23rd anniversary of the release of Ocarina of Time and the beginning of the 1997 show of Nintendo Spaceworld. Fans of…

November 23, 2021 | 10:20 EST

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Fan-made Ocarina of Time PC Port Nearly Finished

Released on the Nintendo 64 in 1998, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is one of the series' most iconic games. A GitHub organization that calls themselves the Zelda Reverse Engineering Team is…

August 9, 2021 | 09:19 EDT

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Ocarina of Time Spaceworld 97 Mod Hopes to Recreate the Lost Demo

A few months back, the discovery of several beta maps and assets for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time from the Forest of Illusion team sparked a renewed interest in the history and development of…

July 10, 2021 | 05:47 EDT

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Friday Night Funkin' Joins the Binding of Isaac Requiem

As part of his social media campaign for The Binding of Isaac: Requiem, Edmund McMillen has been releasing new cards that bring various other indie darlings into the game. The most recent of these…

June 9, 2021 | 12:20 EDT

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Binding of Isaac Multiplayer Discovered in Latest Game

The Binding of Isaac multiplayer has been discovered in the latest DLC for the game, although it's not quite as good as you'd hope — The Binding of Isaac: Repentance co-op is still in testing and not…

April 12, 2021 | 01:27 EDT

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The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls: Requiem Expansion Announced

The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls: Requiem has been announced as the next expansion for the card game based on the popular video game The Binding of Isaac — and its upcoming Kickstarter will give you…

February 15, 2021 | 03:42 EST

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Ocarina of Time Prototype and Beta Content Discovered

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time prototype build has been released online by Forest of Illusion. Separately, an Ocarina of Time beta build has also been released, and these two ROM dumps reveal…

January 19, 2021 | 04:01 EST

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Dragon Quest XI S Launch Sees Original Game Pulled from Sale

The new release of Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age has coincided with the removal of the original game, sticking PC and PlayStation 4 players with downgraded Nintendo Switch graphics and…

December 4, 2020 | 04:44 EST

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Starfox 64 Survival Mod Is a Unique Nostalgia Trip

Retro modding is a very unique form of expression when it comes to video games. For over a decade now, enterprising players take classic platformers or adventure games and find new ways to twist them…

December 2, 2020 | 10:00 EST

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The Binding Of Isaac: Repentance "Bigger Than A Sequel", Says Developer

The Binding of Isaac: Repentance is on track to launch by the end of this year. Developer Edmund McMillen says the game is "basically a sequel" and that it will be "bigger than Rebirth was to the OG…

September 29, 2020 | 07:40 EDT

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Game Freak Preserving Pokemon Documents by Digitizing Them

If there is one company in the gaming world that always generates interest in their inner workings, it is Game Freak, the creators of the Pokemon franchise. Part of this goes into the long-term…

September 28, 2020 | 10:40 EDT

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Dragon Quest XI S Announced For Xbox One

During today's Xbox Games Showcase, Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age was announced to be coming to Xbox One. It's an enhanced version of Dragon Quest XI with orchestral music, a 2D mode,…

July 23, 2020 | 11:19 EDT


The Binding of Isaac: Repentance Delayed

The Binding of Isaac: Repentance, a DLC  to the Binding of Isaac: Rebirth, has been delayed to sometime later this year, or around a 1-2 month delay. */ As seen in this Twitter post from Edmund…

June 29, 2020 | 09:33 EDT

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Pokemon Pink was the Creature-Catching Game That Never Happened

There have been a lot of Pokemon games over the years. Even the "first" game ended up having four distinct versions (Pokemon Red and Blue, Green, and eventuallyYellow), but you may be surprised to…

April 13, 2020 | 05:03 EDT

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Silver Falls - 3 Down Stars is a new 3DS game releasing on Boxing Day

Recently, it has been discovered that there is a game coming out for the Nintendo 3DS in just three days. Yes, you heard me: Silver Falls - 3 Down Stars is a brand new 3DS game that is coming out…

December 23, 2019 | 02:06 EST

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Pokemon Global Link Shuts Down in Early 2020

The Pokemon Global Link — an online service previously used for Pokemon titles — will be shutting down in its entirety sometime in February 2020. If you're unfamiliar with the Pokemon Global Link,…

November 26, 2019 | 01:00 EST

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Hit the Books with Rune Factory 4 Special's Archival Edition

Marvelous and XSEED announced that Rune Factory 4 Special, the remaster headed to Switch later this year, is getting a special collector's edition. Titled the Archival Edition, the special edition…

September 10, 2019 | 09:14 EDT

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Undertale Inspiration Moon Heading to Switch Later This Year, Finally in English

As announced during the most recent Nintendo Direct, Onion Games is bringing their cult classic RPG Moon to Switch, finally in English. Released 22 years ago for the PlayStation, an English…

September 6, 2019 | 11:00 EDT

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Journey is Now Available on iOS

The well-known adventure game Journey is now available on mobile for the first time, on iOS. The developer, thatgamecompany, suddenly revealed the release onto iOS earlier today via Twitter. This…

August 6, 2019 | 02:36 EDT

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Square Enix E3 2019 - Dragon Quest XI Definitive Edition Comes to Switch This Fall

Square Enix had a new trailer to show off for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of An Elusive Age Definitive Edition S during their E3 showcase. The excellent classically-influenced RPG previously launched on…

June 10, 2019 | 10:43 EDT

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Experience Journey on PC Via Epic Games Store June 6

In 2012, thatgamecompany released Journey, an anonymous adventure where players travel on a life's passage, on the PlayStation 3. Now in 2019, PC players are getting the opportunity to play the game…

May 28, 2019 | 07:45 EDT

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Nintendo Direct 2/13 - Dragon Quest XI Arriving on Switch this Fall

Today’s Nintendo Direct announced that Square Enix's Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition will be released exclusively on the Switch this fall. While on a fantastical…

February 13, 2019 | 06:47 EST

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Nintendo Direct 2/13 – Rune Factory 5 Announced, Rune Factory 4 Special Coming to Switch

Rejoice, Rune Factory fans, you're getting spoiled. Rune Factory 5 is in development, according to today's Nintendo Direct. Not only that, but Rune Factory 4 is headed to the Switch with Rune Factory…

February 13, 2019 | 06:27 EST


The Game Awards 2018 - Journey Coming to PC on Epic Store

If you've owned a PlayStation 3 or PlayStation 4 then it's very likely you've played Journey. The game has been often considered one of the best exclusives on the PlayStation systems. Well good news…

December 6, 2018 | 11:46 EST

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The Binding Of Isaac Gets Repentance DLC Including Antibirth Mod And More

The Binding of Isaac is getting a final DLC pack, which will include an official version of a fan-made mod. Creator Edmund McMillen announced The Binding of Isaac: Repentance officially via Twitter,…

September 4, 2018 | 08:59 EDT

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Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth Finds Release Date on 3DS

Atlus announced the release date for Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth for 3DS, the second game in first-person dungeon crawling Persona Q series. Whereas the first Persona Q game brought the…

August 8, 2018 | 12:00 EDT

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Dragon Quest XI Showcases Your Hero's Companions

A brand new trailer for the upcoming Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age shows off the games gorgeous looking engine and the group of six companions who will accompany the hero on his journey…

August 4, 2018 | 02:25 EDT

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Square Enix E3 2018: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

Square Enix just released a new trailer for Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age in their E3 2018 showcase. The game has already been released in Japan for the Nintendo 3DS and the PlayStation 4…

June 11, 2018 | 02:24 EDT

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Freedom Planet Coming to Switch via XSEED Games

XSeed Games has announced their E3 lineup and the most fascinating part of it was the long-awaited announcement of Galaxy Trail's indie hit Freedom Planet hitting Nintendo Switch. Developer Galaxy…

June 7, 2018 | 12:19 EDT


Dragon Quest XI Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age, the latest entry into the long-running JRPG franchise is set for release later this year and for those looking to get their hands on bonus content, the full…

April 30, 2018 | 06:01 EDT

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Dragon Quest XI Riding Westward This September

Square Enix has announced that beloved JRPG Dragon Quest XI will finally be releasing in the west this year. The game will launch on PlayStation 4 and Steam on September 4 and will include a full…

March 28, 2018 | 05:32 EDT

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Head Back To Johto When Pokemon Crystal Launches On Nintendo 3DS

Fans got to revisit Kanto in the rereleases of classic Pokemon titles Red, Blue and Yellow: Special Pikachu Edition and once Johto with the release of Pokemon Silver and Pokemon Gold for the…

December 19, 2017 | 12:50 EST

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Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon News Roundup; Z-Moves and Trailers

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is getting a plethora of new information revealed, both in the forms of new trailers and story elements being revealed by Nintendo. The new trailers revealed a new…

August 19, 2017 | 12:16 EDT


Dragon Quest XI Western Release, Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced

Two big Dragon Quest announcements came out for fans of the series and for fans of the Dragon Quest Builders spinoff series. Square Enix has confirmed that the latest installment in the franchise,…

August 7, 2017 | 05:20 EDT

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Freedom Planet 2 Demo is Now Available

If you’re aching to get a taste of some Sonic-inspired 2D platforming action, GalaxyTrail has released a free demo of their upcoming release, Freedom Planet 2. Released a couple of days ago, the demo…

February 3, 2017 | 04:00 EST

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Pokémon Sun and Moon Pokémon Bank Update Now Live

The Pokémon Bank update for Pokemon Sun and Moon is now live according to The Pokemon Company. Pokémon Bank is a downloadable 3DS application and online subscription service that allows Pokémon…

January 26, 2017 | 11:39 EST

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Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove Coming to Nintendo Switch

Yacht Club Games have revealed a few things that they have planned for Shovel Knight in 2017. Firstly, the game and its expansions will be coming to the Nintendo Switch, though they refrained from…

January 12, 2017 | 11:17 EST

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Dragon Quest Retrospective Gives Hints about Dragon Quest XI

Some juicy tidbits about Dragon Quest XI were revealed as part of a 30th-anniversary television special for the series that aired in Japan. The Dragon Quest XI segment, available on YouTube, gives…

December 30, 2016 | 02:47 EST