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Oops: Nintendo accidentally releases 'Paper Mario: Color Splash' early

Nintendo appears to have accidentally released Paper Mario: Sticker Star early, as digital buyers were able to gain access to the full game through the eShop last night. The incident appears to have been limited to North America.
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‘Pokémon Sun’ and ‘Moon’ to get post-launch ‘Pokémon Bank’ support

The Pokémon Company revealed this week that the upcoming Nintendo 3DS RPG duo Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon will be upgraded with Pokémon Bank support following their retail debuts later this year.
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‘The Legend of Zelda’ glitch warps straight to the ending in three minutes

Nintendo's 8-bit NES game 'The Legend of Zelda' is renowned for its lengthy quest and many hidden secrets, but speedrunners have recently devised a method that allows players to rescue Zelda three minutes after starting a new…
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Fan-made mini-SNES puts Nintendo’s official hardware to shame

Nintendo might have captured a few hearts with its NES Classic Mini console with 30 included games, but fan modders have been doing this kind of thing for a long time and they've gotten very good at it. Just look at this Mini-SNES…
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What will Nintendo's NX gaming system look like? We may find out in early October

With the console race picking up steam, analysts are predicting that Nintendo will unveil new details about its next console, currently code-named the NX, in early October.
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Gotta wear ’em all? Pokémon Go Plus wearable will launch on September 16

The delayed Pokémon Go Plus wearable will finally be available to trainers on September 16, but it remains to be seen whether there's enough player interest to make the device a success.
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Nintendo’s iconic plumber sprints onto iOS with ‘Super Mario Run’

Taking the stage at Apple's keynote Wednesday, Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto revealed Super Mario Run, an autoscrolling platformer launching this holiday season for iOS devices.
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Want to master ‘Pokémon Go’? Here’s every tip you need to know

These days, it seems as though everyone is playing the latest release in the Pokémon franchise. We breakdown all the nuances of 'Pokémon Go' to help you become to very best there ever was.
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'Pokémon Sun and Moon' to feature Ultra Beasts, a mysterious new set of monsters

Nintendo has unveiled the first of a new classification of Pokémon known as Ultra Beasts, a jellyfish-inspired creature known as UB-01 who is set to debut in this year's Sun and Moon.
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‘Mario Sports Superstars,’ ‘Picross 3D Round 2’ lead Nintendo’s new 3DS lineup

Nintendo outlined its upcoming 3DS release schedule as part of Thursday's Nintendo Direct presentation, revealing that the sports-themed minigame compilation Mario Sports Superstars will launch in the spring of 2017.
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Nintendo celebrates Zelda's 30th anniversary with new amiibo, 'Hyrule Warriors' content

Nintendo plans to honor The Legend of Zelda series' 30th anniversary with an array of upcoming releases, expanded Hyrule Warriors Legends content, and uniquely themed amiibo figurines that will launch through the end of the year.
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Captain Olimar and his Pikmin friends, major gameplay changes coming to 3DS

Captain Olimar will be making the jump to 2D for Pikmin on Nintendo 3DS. The action-focused game is expected in 2017, though no firm release date has been revealed. It marks Olimar's return after his absence in Pikmin 3.