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Atari VCS pre-orders open, will ship in March 2020

The latest classic console is more like a living room PC than a retro emulator. Pre-orders are open now for the device at GameStop, Walmart, and directly from Nintendo.

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3:23pm PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing, Zelda and Gooigi - The best of Nintendo’s E3 event

After a weekend of press events, E3 officially kicks off in earnest this morning. Nintendo continued its tradition of starting the show off with its customary Direct streaming event. Aside from a brief Doug Bowser/Bowser Koopa mixup at the top, there was very…

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11:49am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Zelda: Breath of the Wild sequel trailer analysis

There are a ton of hidden details to be found in the surprise trailer from Nintendo’s E3 2019 Direct. We dive in with screencaps and audio reversals to see what you might have missed.

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11:28am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Nintendo eShop sale brings Switch discounts to E3 2019

Save up to 50 percent off Nintendo Switch digital downloads like Super Mario Odyssey, Mario Tennis Aces, and Mario Kart 8 following the Nintendo Direct at E3 2019

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11:00am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics gameplay shows off Yoshi skating

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will feature the Olympics’ newest sports: karate, climbing, skateboarding, and surfing, according to the E3 2019 trailer from Tuesday’s Nintendo Direct. The game will be released in November 2019 on Nintendo Switc…

nintendo direct - Polygon
10:06am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing for Switch gets delayed

Fans had few expectations rolling into Nintendo’s E3 Direct that were more pronounced than hopes for more details on Animal Crossing for Switch. We got some insight into the title’s storyline, but the bigs news is that the originally announced 2019 release ti…

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9:46am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Animal Crossing New Horizons has a new setting and release date

Animal Crossing: New Horizon will now be released in March 2020. The news came during the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct. The event showed the first trailer for the new Animal Crossing for Nintendo Switch.

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9:36am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Astral Chain looks like another very good PlatinumGames game

Astral Chain releases Aug. 30, 2019 on Nintendo Switch. PlatinumGames showed a new trailer for the game in Nintendo’s e3 2019 Nintendo Direct.

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9:29am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Konami announces Contra Rogue Corps

Contra Rogue Corps, a new entry in the Contra franchise, is coming to Nintendo Switch this September. Konami announced the sequel at Nintendo Direct during E3 2019.

nintendo direct - Polygon
9:23am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Watch the February 2019 Nintendo Direct live stream

Fire Emblem: Three Houses leads Nintendo’s first Nintendo Direct presentation of 2019, at 5 p.m. ET Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.

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11:00am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

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9:37am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

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9:37am PST - February 13th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

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3:18pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Everything to Expect From the February 13th Nintendo Direct - IGN

Here's what you might see at tomorrow's Nintendo Direct...and what you definitely won't.

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3:18pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Nintendo Direct February 2019: What to expect

The first Nintendo Direct of 2019 airs tomorrow, Feb. 13, at 5 p.m. ET. There’s a lot on the company’s 2019 slate that Nintendo has yet to cover in more depth, from the next Pokémon game, to Animal Crossing, to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC. These are what w…

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12:11pm PST - February 12th, 2019

Nintendo Direct February 2019 set for Feb. 13

The next Nintendo Direct presentation’s date and time are set for Wednesday, February 13, at 5 p.m. ET. It will contain roughly 35 minutes of information on upcoming Nintendo Switch titles, including details on Fire Emblem: Three Houses — and perhaps games li…

nintendo direct - Polygon
6:24am PST - February 12th, 2019

November Nintendo Direct: We Break Down All the Smash Brothers Ultimate News

So much news from that Smash Direct! Let's chat it out!

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3:00pm PDT - November 2nd, 2018

The major improvements to online play in 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' might be worth the price of the Nintendo Switch Online subscription

"Super Smash Bros. Ultimate" is the biggest Nintendo Switch game of 2018, bringing some impressive upgrades and the largest roster the series has seen so far. Online play has been a part of the franchise since "Super Smash Bros. Brawl" arrived on the Nintendo…

nintendo direct - Business Insider
6:59am PDT - November 2nd, 2018

New 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Details Lead the Week in Gaming News

New characters! A story mode! Giant hands! No legs! Oh, the news goes on and on.

nintendo direct - Wired
6:00am PDT - November 2nd, 2018

Our games wishlist for Nintendo’s N64 classic

A rumor surfaced this week that Nintendo was working on a retro version of the N64 console, which would include 30 games. If that’s true, it would put the device on par with the original NES Classic in terms of value. So which games should make the cut? A rep…

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2:47pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

There's No N64 Classic Confirmed Yet, But Surely It's A Matter Of Time

The rumours of a reveal in the latest Nintendo Direct proved false - but that doesn't stop us wanting a mini N64 under our TVs.

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2:01pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

Pokemon Let's Go Is 'Probably' the Last Pokemon Game Junichi Masuda Will Direct

After more than 20 years working on Pokemon games, he's probably stepping away from directing them.

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12:29pm PDT - November 1st, 2018

Super Smash Bros. roster set without Waluigi, majorly bumming out his fan

Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct on Nov. 1, 2018 closed the launch roster at 75 with the announcement of new characters Ken and Incineroar. Conspicuous by his absence: Waluigi. Perhaps DLC will bring him to the lineup at last.

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11:14am PDT - November 1st, 2018

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gets new characters and a social video platform

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate isn’t out until December 7, but Nintendo’s been doing an admirable job milking the fighting game for announcements since it was unveiled back at E3. The company held another Nintendo Direct this morning, to offer up a few more morse…

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11:12am PDT - November 1st, 2018

Here’s All The News From Today’s ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ Direct

Nintendo held its final “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” Direct on Thursday leading up to the game’s launch on Dec. 7. It dumped a ton of new details in fans’ laps, including ne…

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11:06am PDT - November 1st, 2018

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8:39pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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8:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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8:37pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
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8:36pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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8:34pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
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8:34pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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8:32pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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8:32pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
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7:39pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:38pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:34pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:34pm PDT - August 24th, 2019