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Nintendo taking competitive gaming seriously, brings spectator mode to 'Splatoon 2'

One of the most requested features from the original Splatoon will make its way to Splatoon 2. Spectator mode was sorely missing from the first installment, which meant that the competitive scene was mostly underground.
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‘Fire Emblem Heroes’ makes too many wrong moves to compete with its 3DS counterparts

Fire Emblem Heroes is a passable take on the series, but fails to emphasize the series’ strengths.
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Think that cow-milking game was weird? '1-2 Switch' offers even more oddness

Nintendo's Switch console may not have a massive launch lineup, but 1-2 Switch alone has 28 minigames. We now have a number of trailers and video footage of more of them in action, with everything from face-shaving to…
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Nintendo may not be done with dedicated handheld devices just yet

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima spoke up about their handheld market. While a successor to the 3DS is not in the works, this doesn't mean the end of handhelds for the company.
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'Tumbleseed,' 'Oceanhorn,' and 'World of Goo' join the Nintendo Switch lineup

Nintendo's Switch event included a look at more 30 games coming to the upcoming platform. Highlights include 'Super Mario Odyssey,' and 'Splatoon 2,' not to mention the next entry in the Zelda franchise.
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Hideo Kojima had some kind words for the Nintendo Switch

Famed video game designer Hideo Kojima had positive words for Nintendo's latest gaming console, Switch. He compared it to his "transfarring" concept in which gamers could play their save files of 'Metal Gear Solid: HD Collection' on any…
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Best Buy is taking Nintendo Switch pre-orders right now

The Nintendo Switch may make it to the masses eventually, but, currently, pre-orders are hard to come by. Here's where you can currently find the new console listed for purchase.
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‘Fire Emblem Heroes’ players keep reinstalling to get favorite characters

If you don't like the random characters you've unlocked so far in Fire Emblem Heroes, you could uninstall, re-download, and reinstall the game. That's how some players are getting the characters they want straight away.
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'Fire Emblem Heroes' for mobile is now available for North American users

Fire Emblem Heroes, the first entry in the series that's playable on mobile devices, has been released worldwide on both iOS and Android. Japanese and European markets got a head start, but it's now available in North America.
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Nintendo cancels Wii U's 'Project Giant Robot' as it focuses on the Switch

Nintendo has canceled the Wii U game "Project Giant Robot" as it continues to distance itself from the outdated console. Its efforts are now completely on the Nintendo Switch and 3DS.
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Nintendo admits Switch launch lineup is slim, promises continued stream of games

Nintendo has admitted that the Nintendo Switch's launch lineup isn't the strongest, but the system will receive a steady stream of games over the course of 2017, including Arms and Splatoon 2.
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Nintendo reveals surprisingly low annual cost for Switch online service in Japan

Nintendo discussed its pricing strategy for the Nintendo Switch's pay-to-play online service, revealing an annual fee that's a fraction of what players pay for similar services on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.