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How to redeem Mystery Gifts in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

How to redeem Mystery Gifts in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Claiming it takes a bit of time, and you have to do so before a certain date or miss out. Here's how to claim your Mystery Gift in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
A person plays Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on a Nintendo Switch in handheld mode.

This is hands down the best Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday deal

This is hands down the best Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday deal

Can't wait any longer to get your hands on a Nintendo Switch? This is hands down the best Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday deal around, saving you over $200.
A person plays Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on a Nintendo Switch in handheld mode.

Nintendo Switch Black Friday deals: games, accessories and more

Nintendo Switch Black Friday deals: games, accessories and more

A child plays Big Brian Academy: Brain vs. Brain on Nintendo Switch.

This $100 off Nintendo Switch Black Friday bundle deal ends soon

This $100 off Nintendo Switch Black Friday bundle deal ends soon

Get the Nintendo Switch, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and three months of Nintendo Switch Online for a discounted price of $299 from this deal that's almost over.
Four character run in different direction in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

The best co-op games on Nintendo Switch

The best co-op games on Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch is home to a bunch of great co-op games. From TMNT: Shredder's Revenge and Minecraft to Rocket League and Streets of Rage 4, here are the best.
Squid kids from Splatoon 3.

The best multiplayer games on Nintendo Switch

The best multiplayer games on Nintendo Switch

No matter the type of multiplayer experience you are looking for, this hybrid console has it all. Here are the best multiplayer games on the Nintendo Switch.
Pokemon trainer and team in Scarlet and Violet.

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: 8 tips and tricks to get started

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: 8 tips and tricks to get started

Get ready for a new generation! We've acquired all of the gym badges in Paldea to bring you these essential tips and tricks for Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
A user dresses up their character in Miitomo.

We already had the perfect Twitter alternative. It was Nintendo’s Miitomo

We already had the perfect Twitter alternative. It was Nintendo’s Miitomo

With social media in disarray, Nintendo's ill-fated Miitomo app now feels like a lost paradise.
Catching a bug in Animal Crossing: New Horizons.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons bug guide for November 2022

Animal Crossing: New Horizons bug guide for November 2022

Animal Crossing: New Horizons gives players a revolving door of bugs to catch. There are plenty available. Be sure to catch these bugs before they're gone!
Pokemon Unite characters.

The best Pokémon games, ranked from best to worst

The best Pokémon games, ranked from best to worst

Looking to jump into the world of Pokémon but don't know where to start? Here's our ranked list of every Pokémon game (plus spin-offs and remakes) to consider.
A person plays Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on a Nintendo Switch in handheld mode.

This Nintendo Switch bundle deal is selling fast – get it while you can

This Nintendo Switch bundle deal is selling fast – get it while you can

Walmart is selling a bundle that includes the Nintendo Switch, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and three months of Nintendo Switch Online for a discounted price of $299.
A Pokemon trainer takes a selfie with an Ostrich Pokemon on Pokemon Scarlet.

Pokémon Violet and Scarlet are the series’ best bird-watching games

Pokémon Violet and Scarlet are the series’ best bird-watching games

If you're an avid bird-watcher, Pokémon Violet and Scarlet may become your favorite entries in the series.
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Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: all version differences

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: all version differences

Which version you pick matters. Before you head out on this new adventure to catch 'em all, check out all the differences between Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Four character run in different direction in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

Bizarre Pokémon Scarlet and Violet glitch doubles your running speed

Bizarre Pokémon Scarlet and Violet glitch doubles your running speed

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet players can increase their character's running speed by attaching a second controller to their Nintendo Switch.
Klawf on an orange beach.

All Pokémon in Scarlet and Violet: full Pokédex, typing, and version exclusives

All Pokémon in Scarlet and Violet: full Pokédex, typing, and version exclusives

Paldea is filled with new Pokémon and returning favorites. Trying to complete your Pokédex? Here's a list of every Pokémon for Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
A Pokemon student holds a Pokeball in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet review: radical reinvention sparkles in spite of tech woes

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet review: radical reinvention sparkles in spite of tech woes

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet sure don't look pretty, but open-world freedom turns out to be exactly what the monster-catching series needed.
Character running in Splitgate.

The best indie games for 2022

The best indie games for 2022

There are dozens of indie games released every day, but only a select few can make the list of the best indie games. Here's which ones you should play in 2022.
Mario outside peach's castle.

Mario Party: How to unlock Eternal Star and Magma Mountain board

Mario Party: How to unlock Eternal Star and Magma Mountain board

Ready to roll the dice? If you're ready to party on the most dangerous boards, here's how to unlock Bowser's Magma Mountain and Eternal Star in Mario Party.
A team of Inklings in the air.

The best Nintendo Switch shooter games

The best Nintendo Switch shooter games

The Nintendo Switch is home to excellent shooting games like BioShock, Overwatch, Cuphead, and more. Here, we'll go through the best shooters on the system.
Squid kids in Splatoon 3.

Splatoon 3 gets new ‘chill’ stages and weapons this December

Splatoon 3 gets new ‘chill’ stages and weapons this December

Nintendo will release a free Splatoon 3 update this winter called Chill Season 2022. It'll offer new maps, weapons, and fresh cosmetics.
Mario, Yoshi, Wario, and DK playing bumper balls.

How to unlock Bumper Ball Maze 1,2, and 3 in Mario Party

How to unlock Bumper Ball Maze 1,2, and 3 in Mario Party

You can still have fun unlocking mini-games by yourself. If you're planning a party of one, here's how to unlock Bumper Ball Maze 1,2, and 3 in Mario Party.
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The best free Nintendo Switch games

The best free Nintendo Switch games

We've rounded up the top free-to-play games on Nintendo Switch, from Switch Online exclusives like Tetris 99 and Pac-Man 99 to third-party hits like Fortnite.
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If you love game history, you need to try Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration

If you love game history, you need to try Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration

Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration's detailed Interactive Timelines are a must for future game collections.
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Surprise Rogue Legacy 2 Switch launch and more headline Indie World

Surprise Rogue Legacy 2 Switch launch and more headline Indie World

Nintendo premiered an Indie World showcase on November 9 and announced that Rogue Legacy 2 would arrive on the Switch later that day.
Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly.

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: release date, trailers, gameplay, and more

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: release date, trailers, gameplay, and more

Every new Pokemon entry adds monsters and features. For the details on the new additions, here is everything we know about Pokémon Scarlet and Violet so far.
Yoshi jumping onto a red mushroom.

Mario Party: How to unlock No Koopa and No Boo

Mario Party: How to unlock No Koopa and No Boo

There are some elements in Mario Party you might want to turn off. While you can't change too much, here's how to unlock No Koopa and No Boo to tweak the game.
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Nintendo and mobile studio DeNA are forming a new company

Nintendo and mobile studio DeNA are forming a new company

Nintendo and DeNA are collaborating to establish a new joint venture company called Nintendo Systems Co. Ltd.
Mario, Rabbid Peach, and Rabbid Luigi explore a beach in Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope.

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: How to get 100% completion on each world

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: How to get 100% completion on each world

If you're confused as to why you can't hit 100% completion in a world in *Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope*, here's the last thing you need to do to reach it.
Mario twirls his cap in front of New Donk City in Super Mario Odyssey.

Best Nintendo Switch game deals for November 2022

Best Nintendo Switch game deals for November 2022

You should never run out of things to play on the Nintendo Switch. Expand your library with the best Nintendo Switch game deals that you can shop right now.
The captain explaining the girl is trapped.

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: How to solve the Winter Palace puzzle

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: How to solve the Winter Palace puzzle

If you're stumped by any part of this process in Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope, we'll help you reach the exciting boss fight waiting for you on the other side.
Bowser standing ahead of Mario and friends.

Does Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope have multiplayer?

Does Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope have multiplayer?

Before you gather up all your friends to play Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope together, here's what you need to know about whether it has multiplayer or not.
Mario Rabbids Sparks of Hope

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: best Sparks and how to get them

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope: best Sparks and how to get them

Each one is unique, and there are a ton to find. If you want to know which Sparks are the best of the bunch and where to find them, we've got you covered.
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Bayonetta 3 review: excellent action game is the true queen of the multiverse

Bayonetta 3 review: excellent action game is the true queen of the multiverse

Bayonetta 3 is a new high point for the action series, putting Hollywood blockbusters to shame with its nonstop thrills.
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How to use Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons on PC

How to use Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons on PC

If you prefer the comfort of a controller or want to take a break from the mouse and keyboard, here's how you can use your Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons on a PC.