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Feature: How Nintendo And A Band Of Teenage High Score Obsessives Created The Idea Of The Pro Gamer

Investigating Nintendo's surprising role in the birth of esports.Esports is old. Its origins stretch back to the very first days of video games as a medium. Was competitive gaming born with the invention of Tennis for Two in 1958, the very first video game? Or in 1972 when Rolling Stone ...
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Local Co-Op Is Seemingly Returning To The Remaster Of Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles

Play the game just like the GameCube original.Earlier this week, Square Enix confirmed Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition would be released on 27th August on the Nintendo Switch and multiple other platforms.While the game's online multiplayer, cross-play and cross-save features have been mentioned time and time again in press ...
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Poll: Box Art Brawl #45 – Phalanx

Dueling banjo.And we're back with another edition of Box Art Brawl, your weekly opportunity to peruse covers of video games past and pick your favourite.Last week we checked out Super C, although Super C didn't actually win the vote. Nope, it was the European Probotectors who took the title with ...
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Nintendo’s Latest Patent Protects IC Tags Within Soft Toys

Like plush amiibo.Nintendo recently filed a patent that intends to prevent damage to IC tags within soft toys.Read the full article on nintendolife.com ...
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New Amazon Listing Teases Second Unannounced Take-Two Game For Switch

The listings don't stop.June is an incredibly exciting time for the video game industry, but this year things will obviously be quite different. Despite the cancellation of E3, there'll still be plenty of reveals and digital shows to watch online. So what exactly is happening on the Nintendo front?Read the ...
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Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Receives A Day One Update

Update: Make that two!It seems Nintendo and Monolith Soft have actually released two updates for Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition on launch day. Not only did the game receive Version 1.1.1, but it also got Version 1.1.0 (as suspected).The full official patch notes for both updates have now been made available ...
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Review: Mortal Kombat 11: Aftermath – An Expensive Way To Get The Full Mortal Kombat 11 Experience

I'd buy that for a dollar!Ever since the launch of Mortal Kombat X in 2015, NetherRealm Studios’ output has continued to soar in quality. The alternate fighting styles of X fed into the impressive facial animation of Injustice 2, with that second round of DC super-fighting leaving its mark on ...
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