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    Breath of the Wild 2 will take place in the same Hyrule.

    in Nintendo Discussion 4 days ago

    I think this is interesting but it's also obvious the map is going to change. One of the most significant landmarks of the first game - Hyrule Castle - is ascending into the sky at the end of the trailer. It's a very obvious sign that while this is a world we've been to before, it's not going to be the world we know inside out - which is why that shot has us looking out from the Great Plateau....

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    Zelda: BotW Sequel is "Majora's Mask" revisited?

    in Nintendo Discussion 5 days ago

    That is 100% Ganon's corpse. The hand holding it down is some kind of Sheikah magic sealing the corpse beneath the earth. My guess is what we're seeing is the very start of the game - Zelda and Link travel beneath the castle to find and destroy Ganon's corpse, but things go wrong. Ganon breaks free and retakes his human form (which has presumably been sealed for millenia given what we learn in...

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    Official Nintendo E3 2019 Thread!

    in Nintendo Discussion on 07 June 2019

    The biggest surprises I can see happening are the Witcher 3 reveal (which is no longer a surprise for the absolute core audience) and a teaser for a fan-favourite 2020 title. Broadly, I think we'll get: - Reminders and trailers for Mario Maker 2, Marvel, Fire Emblem, Astral Chain - Shadow drop for Cadence of Hyrule - A surprise eShop game - Indie news, with a focus on games coming first to...

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    Official Nintendo E3 2019 Thread!

    in Nintendo Discussion on 07 June 2019

    I'll happily board the bus. Even if the wildest rumours don't come true, more details for Fire Emblem, Marvel and Astral Chain, plus details and release dates for Link's Awakening, Luigi's Mansion, Animal Crossing and Dragon Quest XI S will make me a happy chap. Anything else is icing on the cake. ...

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    Digital Foundry Analysis: In Theory: The Witcher 3 on Switch - Is A Port Actually Possible?

    in Gaming Discussion on 06 June 2019

    With all the chatter going on, it seems pretty certain Witcher 3 is coming to Switch. We'll know on Tuesday. ...

    Write 181

    Pokemon Direct - June 5th 2019 @6am PT/9am EST/2pm BST/10pm JST

    in Nintendo Discussion on 05 June 2019

    The stadiums shown in the debut trailer will relate to some new gimmick - and part of it will involve online functionality.I also think we're going to get some large, open field areas with visible Pokemon (random encounters reserved for linear routes and dungeons). The region map is an odd shape, and it looks like a couple of spaces could be freely explorable (by Pokemon standards). I don't think...

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    GameStop's internal system adds 21 untitled Switch SKUs

    in Nintendo Discussion on 04 June 2019

    The $199 listing is on Xbox One and PS4 as well, so it's not Labo or a Switch exclusive. It's probably a ludicrous special edition for Doom: Eternal. ...

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    Super Mario Maker 2: Are you a Maker?

    in Nintendo Discussion on 18 May 2019

    I'm definitely getting it for the story mode and the ability to play other people's levels, but I'll also be giving the Maker side of it a fair shot. I haven't played a previous version so I've no idea how much enjoyment and use I'll get from the tools, but having seen the kinds of creativity Mario Maker allows I'm still confident the game is worth purchasing. ...

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    UPDATED: G.R.R. Martin denies rumor he already finished the books but made deal with showrunners not to publish until end of show

    in Movies Discussion on 14 May 2019

    Categorically not true, as Martin has said. Neither he nor his publishers around the world would sit on finished books that generate millions of dollars in sales. ...

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    GoT season 8 final episode 6 tonight. (spoiler discussion) Fin. The end... for ever.

    in General Discussion on 06 May 2019

    haxxiy said: Asriel said: I was a bit mixed on the latest episode. Not going to share thoughts at length - but there is one thing people could help me with. I've seen a few comments that this latest episode proves season 8 leaks were on the ball. Anyone idea where or when these leaks happened? I know pretty much all of season 7 leaked before hand through scripts. The Freefolk...

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    GoT season 8 final episode 6 tonight. (spoiler discussion) Fin. The end... for ever.

    in General Discussion on 06 May 2019

    I was a bit mixed on the latest episode. Not going to share thoughts at length - but there is one thing people could help me with. I've seen a few comments that this latest episode proves season 8 leaks were on the ball. Anyone idea where or when these leaks happened? I know pretty much all of season 7 leaked before hand through scripts....

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    List of Games You've Beaten 2019

    in Gaming Discussion on 04 May 2019

    Since my update on April 3rd, I've managed to do what I wanted to during April: finished Tales of Vesperia, and then played through Banner Saga 3 and Quarantine Circular. Bolded games are games I've added in this latest update.I've done a couple of hours on Reigns: Game of Thrones (unlocked all the characters) and am starting Iconoclasts and Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. The only game that...

    Write 143

    Nintendo FY2018 results, Switch 34.74M, Software 187.52M

    in Nintendo Discussion on 26 April 2019

    RedKingXIII said: Here's some organized data for games shipments for both 3DS and Switch:Switch Game Total shipments Shipments between this Q and last Mario Kart 8 DX 16.69m 1.67m Super Mario Odyssey 14.44m 1.73m Super Smash Bros. Ultimate 13.81m 0.68m Breath of the Wild 12.77m 1.09m Let's Go Pikachu/Eevee 10.63m 0.63m Splatoon...

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    Nintendo FY2018 results, Switch 34.74M, Software 187.52M

    in Nintendo Discussion on 25 April 2019

    Bofferbrauer2 said: Asriel said: So despite sales to consumers being up year over year in both Japan and the US across January to March, Nintendo shipped fewer Switch units than the same quarter last year, when shipments were ~2.9 million - versus 2.47 million this year. Suggests retailers had some stock left from the huge Christmas shipments. You'd hope Nintendo learn their lesson...

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    Nintendo FY2018 results, Switch 34.74M, Software 187.52M

    in Nintendo Discussion on 25 April 2019

    So despite sales to consumers being up year over year in both Japan and the US across January to March, Nintendo shipped fewer Switch units than the same quarter last year, when shipments were ~2.9 million - versus 2.47 million this year. Suggests retailers had some stock left from the huge Christmas shipments. You'd hope Nintendo learn their lesson and go for a more balanced sales curve this...

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    Bloomberg: Nintendo to release cheaper Switch model by end June, 'modest' upgrade by end of year

    in Nintendo Discussion on 24 April 2019

    The 'modest upgrade' could simply be a slightly revised Nvidia processor - doesn't the current model have a flaw that can only be fixed with a hardware revision? There were a bunch of reports last year that the current Switch model could be made to run homebrew applications and pirated games thanks to a flaw in Nvidia's processor which couldn't be patched. My suspicion is Nintendo are...

    Write 72

    Nintendo Direct possibly happening on the 11th?

    in Nintendo Discussion on 10 April 2019

    An announcement would normally happen at 11pm Japan time, so unless Nintendo are going to drop a Mini Direct without warning, there's no Direct planned tomorrow. Gaming Intel have a terrible record anyway - as others have pointed out....

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    Hellblade on Switch releasing next week, 11th April

    in Nintendo Discussion on 03 April 2019

    I won't buy this month because I have enough already, but I might get it next month (given May is currently quiet, release wise)....

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    List of Games You've Beaten 2019

    in Gaming Discussion on 03 April 2019

    Since my last update a month ago, I've only added Banner Saga 2 to my finished pile. I haven't had as much time for videogames this month due to work and poor health, but I'm aiming to finish Tales of Vesperia and some shorter games this month - probably Quarantine Circular and Banner Saga 3. Bolded games are games I've added in this latest update. Finished:- Gris- Blossom Tales- Hyper Light...

    Write 57

    The Nintendo Switch turns 2 today!

    in Nintendo Discussion on 03 March 2019

    Bought in October 2017 and haven't looked back - it's been pretty much my sole gaming system since then. 2019 looks excellent, too....

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