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Pikachu finds love, dead bodies in this trailer for Great Detective Pikachu 1:15

Nintendo has released a new trailer for their upcoming Pokémon spin-off, Great Detective Pikachu: The Birth of a New Duo, which will be released in Japan February 3.
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Born this way: Nintendo cuts Fire Emblem Fates' controversial "gay conversion drugging"

Nintendo has changed a side story in Fire Emblem Fates, removing scenes where a heterosexual male character drugs a homosexual female character and convinces her to change her sexual orientation.
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The Nintendo 3DS XL can run Windows 95

The Internet goes into hypemode as the Nintendo 3DS is hacked into running Windows 95. Beware of the bluescreens.
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Shovel Knight knighted by Nintendo as first Indie game with its own Amiibo

Shovel Knight is a wonderful throwback to the 8 and 16-bit eras of gaming, and fans can't get enough of the game. First a retail release was announced, and now it is the first indie game to get its own Amiibo.
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Sonic Boom sequel heads to 3DS from Sega and Sanzaru Games

After a poor showing on consoles and portables last year, Sega is giving its blue hedgehog mascot another shot with a Sonic Boom sequel launching on the Nintendo 3DS later this year.
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Monster Hunter X coming to Nintendo 3DS this year (in Japan)

The Monster Hunter franchise might have only started to pick up steam recently in the U.S., but meanwhile it enjoys immense popularity in Japan. With that in mind, it should come as no surprise that Capcom has announced another…
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Dragon Quest VIII returns in portable form on the Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is being revived on the Nintendo 3DS. The game has only been announced in Japan so far, but it adds new characters and a new scenario, and will sell for 5,980 yen or roughly $50 USD.
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Nintendo reports its first profitable year since 2011

According to Nintendo's latest fiscal report, the company saw a ¥41 billion ($350 million) profit for the last fiscal year ending March 31. This stands in stark contrast to last year, which saw losses of ¥23 billion ($193 million).
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Monster Hunter gets a cute RPG spinoff on Nintendo 3DS

During a press event at Capcom’s “Monster Hunter Fest ’15 Finals” event last week, the company showed a trailer of a new game, titled Monster Hunter Stories, which shows a take on the series that is at once familiar and dramatically…
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IronFall Invasion channels the cover-based shooting of Gears of War on the New 3DS

We had a chance to play the third-person shooter IronFall Invasion on the New Nintendo 3DS XL. Here are our full impressions of the game and how it runs on Nintendo's newest handheld.
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Nintendo, why do you seem to hate your fans so much?

Here's an open letter to Nintendo, asking why the company would make such unfortunate, anti-consumer choices for the New 3DS XL handheld when it's clearly conceived as an upgrade proposition for fans.
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Easter egg game in new 3DS unlocked by Mario theme

Users have discovered a clever little easter egg in the web browser of the new Nintendo 3DS, where tapping the Mario theme unlocks a secret, Breakout-style game.