Month: October 2016

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Diskun, The Lost Mascot

Have you ever seen this little dude? His name is Diskun. He was Nintendo's mascot for the Famicom Disk System and he won't leave me alone. As we bring our month of Castlevania to a close and I finalize some stuff for the last week of coverage, I keep seeing Diskun as I look around…

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Questions About the Nintendo Switch Worth Pausing For

Finally! Thank you Nintendo for finally giving us a good glimpse of what the NX a.k.a. it’s real market name, the Nintendo Switch, is. I’m writing this about 50 minutes after the teaser was announced earlier today and I am super excited for this new device. The capability of something like this is amazing and that is more than enough reason to throw money at this hybrid console. However, I still have some lingering questions before I start saving up for this machine that is coming to us in march of 2017.

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Nintendo Previewing NX Tomorrow Morning

Every week on The Free Cheese Podcast, we've been updating on when we think Nintendo will finally talk about NX. Every day, we wake up thinking that today must be the day. Every time I receive more than two text messages in rapid succession, I assume that the time has come. Finally, it's here. Nintendo first…

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The Castlevania NES Trilogy LIVE

Today, Joe and Marc are playing the NES trilogy of Castlevania games live. To celebrate thirty years of Castlevania and the feature of this month's cover story, join us as we play through the first games in the series. Watch live video from TheFreeCheese on www.twitch.tv Starting at 4:30PM EST/1:30PM PST, we'll play through Castlevania…

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