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New Title Screen Images

New Title Screen Images for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

I might just be crazy, but I love how Link is on the new title screen images for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. These images feature a few new characters and give some new life to the title screen. I really like the direction on these.

April Nintendo Direct

Nintendo Directly Running Through Headlines – Episode 49

This week’s episode is a little late, but it’s still good! We talk about all of the games mentioned in the April Nintendo Direct. It includes loads of information about all of these games, as well as what we think about them. Of course, we also discuss how they could perform in the future.

Sun and Moon Series Premieres

Pokémon Sun and Moon the Series Premieres in the US on May 12

If you’re interested in watching the newest Pokémon Anime series, you’re in luck! The Series premieres in the US on May 12 on Disney XD!

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will Last for 3 Hours on the Switch in Handheld

The folks over at GameRant have confirmed that the Switch will last for 3 hours with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. The Switch doesn’t have the greatest battery, but at least we now know how long it will last.

Nintendo Switch Update 2.2.0

Switch Update 2.2.0 is Live Now

If you’re looking for more stability on your Switch, you can rest easy. Switch Update 2.2.0 is live now for you to install.

Switch Mini

Citigroup Expects a Switch Mini to be Released in 2019

The Switch has been killing it, selling over 900,000 units in the US in March and 2 million worldwide. With all of this success, I’d expect Nintendo to release alternate models in the near future. Looks like I’m not alone since Citigroup expects them to make a Switch Mini for 2019.

TumbleSeed Launch Date

TumbleSeed Launch Date set for May 2 on Switch

Another lovely Indie game will be launching soon on the Switch. As many Switch owners know indie games are some of the best ways to expand your library of games. The TumbleSeed launch date is set for May 2. Here’s the launch trailer.

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Modernizing the 3D Platform Yooka-Laylee Video Reminds me that it isn’t on Switch Yet

Nintendo released earlier today a video talking about modernizing the 3D platform with Yooka-Laylee. It is a lovely interview video discussing the challenges of making a modern collectathon. If anything, the video just reminds me how much I want to play this game on my Switch, and no there wasn’t a release date.

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Nintendo Switch is the Fastest Selling Nintendo Console Ever

Nintendo of America has officially revealed that the Nintendo Switch has been purchased over 900,000 times in March alone. Then, an independent firm (SuperData) confirmed that over 2 million consoles were purchased in March across the world. This makes the Switch the fastest selling Nintendo console.

where to get the new amiibo

Where to Get Your Hands on all of the New amiibo

Update: Skyward Sword Link is an Amazon exclusive. Not available for purchase yet.

Nintendo announced yesterday 13 new amiibo. I’ve already posted on how awesome they look, but it’s hard to find a place that shows you where you can get each of them. This post will do just that and be updated as more information comes. Here’s where to get the new amiibo.