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I Love You, Nintendo Switch

In 2015, Nintendo renewed the world's interest in the next generation of its gaming hardware when it announced the new dedicated system codenamed, "NX." For nearly eighteen months, comments and speculation accelerated to the point of all but confirmed leaks of the console and its capabilities. Finally, on October 20, 2016, we learned about the…

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Our Favorite E3 Moments

E3 is only days away, where we expect some of the biggest announcements in video games to occur, as they do each year. We approach the show each year with curiosity from an industry perspective and intense excitement as fans. As our excitement grows for what we hope will get announced in the coming days,…

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Retro Spotlight | Pinball

Pinball for the Nintendo Entertainment System was first released in 1985 as a launch title for the NES in North America. Nintendo based the game on the 1983 Game & Watch game of the same name. It was one of the titles that was programmed through contract work with HAL Laboratory, with a young Satoru…

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Last Minute Thoughts on Nintendo Switch

We're only a few hours away from Nintendo fully revealing and detailing its next console, Nintendo Switch. It was first announced in March 2015 by then-president Satoru Iwata as the Nintendo NX, a new console with a "brand-new concept." In October 2016, Nintendo posted a reveal trailer that clocked in at just over three minutes,…

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Again, Again, Again!

This weekend, PlayStation held its third annual PlayStation Experience where it showed off the next few months and years on its platforms. Naughty Dog debuted The Last of Us Part II, Capcom introduced Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite, and Activision proudly showed off the next round of Destiny content. There were new games and updates for…

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