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New budget-priced Nintendo Selects include 'Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD,' 'Captain Toad'

Nintendo will re-release many popular Wii U and 3DS games as part of its budget-priced Nintendo Selects catalog in August, including such titles as Lego City Undercover, Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon, and The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker…
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Latest ‘Pokémon Go’ update adds a new tracking system that shows some promise

A patch for Niantic's Pokémon Go augmented reality app has finally updated the tracking system, introducing a new split between "nearby" pocket monsters and ones that have been sighted in the area. Either way, catching them should be…
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Nintendo aims to crank out triple-A titles for NX console during its first six months

The latest rumor surrounding the Nintendo NX is that the company will release a new Mario, Pokémon, and Zelda game within the console's first six months. The company is also working with publishers on third-party content to be released…
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Read the first 145 issues of Nintendo Power online, right now

Anyone looking for a dose of Nintendo nostalgia is in luck, as the first 145 editions of Nintendo Power magazine dating from 1988 to 2001 have been made available online in their entirety.
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Feel like you're part of 'Pokémon Sun' and 'Moon' with the wrist-mounted Z Ring

Z Moves are a new feature in the upcoming Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon games. Toymaker Takara Tomy is releasing a wrist-mounted wearable known as the Z Ring, which lights up when a player uses Z Moves.
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Digital Foundry tests suggest Nintendo NX will support Wii, GameCube games

The Nintendo NX's rumored Nvidea Tegra processor will make it harder to support GameCube and Wii games, but it won't be impossible. Digital Foundry tested the processor and were pleasantly surprised by the results.
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Say ‘aloha’ to superpowered Z-Move attacks in ‘Pokémon Sun,’ and ‘Moon’

Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon feature new "Z-Moves," powerful, one-time attacks that look like something from one of Akira Toriyama's works. Special "Aloha" forms for existing monsters will also change your strategy.
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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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A game designer explains why ‘Pokémon Go’ blew up (and what’s next)

Pokémon Go has quickly become the most popular Mobile game of all time, but can it sustain its momentum? A game designer breaks down the power of Pokémon.
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What will the Nintendo NX look like? 15 of our favorite fan mock ups

Despite a fast-approaching March 2017 release date, we still know very little about the Nintedo NX. However, in the wake of leaks about the NX's design and power specs, fans have been creating mock ups of what the finalized NX may look…
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Pink power: Two Kirby games to hit Wii U Virtual Console this week

Nintendo's pink puffball Kirby is back with a pair of digital Wii U releases this week in North America as Kirby's Epic Yarn and Kirby Mass Attack make their Virtual Console debuts.
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Bad news Poké-players, that Pokémon Go Plus wearable isn’t coming out this month

Nintendo has crushed the dreams of many Pokémon Go players, and said the fun Pokémon Go Plus Bluetooth accessory (that may help conserve your phone's battery) has been delayed, and won't arrive until September.