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Korg teases music making app for Nintendo Switch

Coming spring 2018<p>Korg, the music company known for making professional keytars and other music gadgets and software, has teased a new music production game for the Nintendo Switch. Little is known about the upcoming release, though a microsite has just gone live and the game looks to be produced …

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Monster Hunter World makes huge changes but keeps the series’ soul

This time, Capcom is hunting the whole world<p>I leapt from the precipice and landed on the monster, plunging my blade into its neck repeatedly before building up an electric charge strong enough to slam it to the ground. My other three party members took the opportunity to unleash a volley of attacks …

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The Analogue Super Nt is a gorgeous machine for playing your old SNES cartridges

Same beautiful hardware, new cheaper price<p>If you didn’t manage to get your hands on an SNES Classic Edition, soon there will be another way to play 16-bit games on your HD TV. Analogue, the company best known for its high-end NES hardware crafted from a block of aluminum, has just announced that …

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Blasts from the past: Japan's gaming classics get a retro revival

Nothing sells like nostalgia.<p>Renewed interest in vintage Japanese video games is drawing buyers to the country’s online markets and retro gaming …

Star Fox 2 Manual

Official Nintendo Website<p>Manual for Star Fox 2 for Nintendo Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment …

Capcom re-releases Street Fighter II on $100 cartridge that might set your SNES on fire

Capcom and Iam8bit have teamed up to re-release <i>Street Fighter II</i> on an actual SNES cartridge to mark the series' 30th anniversary. The cartridges cost $100 and are limited to a run of 5,500; 1,000 of those are “Glow-in-the-dark Blanka green” and the rest are “Opaque Ryu Headband Red,” though which …

28 games to play this holiday season

Destiny, Super Mario, Assassin’s Creed, and a lot more<p>Tomorrow is the start of a brand-new month, a time to swap sandals for sweaters and bask in the fun of heading back to school. For video game fans, though, September is the start of a wild holiday season, during which big games are released at a …

Nintendo: Onlinedienst Miiverse wird abgestellt

Im November 2017 will Nintendo seinen vor allem für die Wii U gedachten Onlinedienst Miiverse einstellen. Spieler können dann in erster Linie über …

'BioShock Remastered' arrives on macOS with graphical updates for its 10th anniversary

Feral Interactive has released its macOS port of "BioShock Remastered," landing on Tuesday on Steam followed by the Mac App Store to follow, with the …

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Xbox One X leak suggests limited ‘Project Scorpio Edition’

The Project Scorpio name could live on<p>Information about where and when you’ll be able to preorder Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox One X console is expected to arrive this weekend at Gamescom, but it seems that some details are leaking out early in the form of listings for a surprise version of the …

Undertale’s release on PlayStation 4 and Vita today is a perfect reason to revisit it

One of the best games of 2015 gets a fresh start<p>If you missed <i>Undertale</i> when it was released on PC in 2015, now is a great time to fix that. The critically acclaimed game is out today on PlayStation 4 and Vita for $14.99.<p>The fanfare around <i>Undertale</i> reached an undeniable frenzy after its release, and …

How Lost Sphear continues the surprise revival of classic Japanese RPGs

Tokyo RPG Factory’s sophomore release is a return to an old-school way of thinking<p>When Atsushi Hashimoto was a kid, he loved role-playing games. He’d settle in front of the television for hours, controller in hand, lost in quests full of magical spells and powerful evils. He was particularly …

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Nintendo’s excellent shooter Splatoon is even better on the Switch

The inklings get a second chance<p>For nearly half a decade, Nintendo developed some of its most creative and exciting games for one of its biggest hardware failures. Graphically underpowered and aesthetically confused, the Wii U was such a flop that some analysts speculated it would mark the …

8bitdo’s NES30 Pro controller is an almost perfect Nintendo Switch companion

Just don’t play Splatoon with it<p>The Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is my go-to for lengthy bouts of <i>Zelda</i> or <i>Splatoon</i>. It’s solid and comfortable, and among the best traditional controllers I’ve ever used. It’s also $70, so I’m definitely not buying more than one. Same goes for the Joy-Con …

Atari’s new Ataribox console will be like an NES Classic

Atari started teasing its Ataribox at E3 this year, promising a “brand new Atari product.” While we saw a 20-second YouTube teaser that hinted the Ataribox would be housed in wood like the 2600, the video game maker has not provided many details about the console until today. Atari is now teasing …

Creoqode 2048 im Test: Wir programmieren die größte portable Spielkonsole der Welt

Nicht nur wegen ihrer Größe ist die Creoqode keine Spielekonsole für den Zeitvertreib im Bus oder einer Billigfluglinie. Denn die Spiele sind nur ein …

Radiohead hides 8-bit secret message in the remastered version of OK Computer

Easter egg inside an Easter egg<p>Radiohead recently included a special Easter egg in the remastered 20th anniversary edition of their album <i>OK Computer,</i> but you can only uncover it with the help of a British 8-bit ZX Spectrum computer, or at least an emulator of one.<p>The just-released $130 edition …

Niantic: Pokémon Go mit großem Update und viel Verwirrung

Neuerungen wie Raids und Arenen sollen Pokémon Go über den Sommer zu neuem Schwung verhelfen. Das Update ist jetzt verfügbar - sorgt allerdings mit …

Sushi Striker is a 3DS game about eating hella sushi and flinging empty plates at the haters

I did not attend this year’s E3, so my knowledge of what happened in gaming this week is based off my colleagues’ adventures in New Donk City, live reports from the exhibition halls of Los Angeles Convention Center, and their struggle to understand why some games bother to exist. And while some …

'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' looks like an adorable 'XCOM'

Without a doubt, the strangest Nintendo Switch rumor to surface in recent months revolved around a crossover between Super Mario characters and Ubisoft's screaming Rabbids mascots. It was doubted, argued over and eventually, all but confirmed by leaked game art. Let this be the final word: <i>Mario +</i> …

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Interview: “Rez” creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi’s unusual life evolves humanity. “Creativity is NOT born from limitation.”

<b>“Humans have evolved into a Starchild!”</b><p>One midnight, during an internal office chat at the Denfaminicogamer editorial department were the words …

Breath of the Wild and the ethics of amiibo hacking

The murky dilemma at the heart of Nintendo’s secret Zelda treasure<p>For the past week, I’ve been cheating in <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>. I don’t mean that I’m running an illegally obtained version of the game on an emulator, or that I’m exploiting the game’s design flaws to skip over …

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Memoranda und der ganz normale Horror - Indiegames-Rundschau: U-Boote, Astronauten und Haruki Murakami

<b>Memoranda</b><p>Es ist immer noch äußerst selten, dass sich Spielemacher ins weite Feld der Literatur wagen - das Point-&-Click-Adventure Memoranda tut's: …

Hands-on with the Nintendo Switch

Moments after Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé finished his presentation, another exec took the stage to announce how things will go. The room is separated into sections; each section of attendees will follow a staff member with a Mario character on a placard. And just like that, …

'Final Fantasy XV' out-of-bounds glitch reveals an unused open world

The world of <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> feels enormous, stretching out for miles across freeways, plains, lakes and mountains -- but in the game's closing act, that open world becomes incredibly linear. Instead of taking a road trip across a fantastic land, players in the third act can merely look out upon …

Final Fantasy XV

Nvidia Geforce Now: Spiele-Streaming mit der Steam-Bibliothek

Nvidia Geforce Now: Spiele-Streaming mit der Steam-Bibliothek - Golem.de Nvidia Geforce Now: Spiele-Streaming mit der Steam-Bibliothek CES …

Super Mario Run

• <b>By:</b><p>Eine ganz neue Art von Mario-Spiel, mit einer Hand steuerbar.<p>In diesem Spiel bewegt sich Mario durch die jeweiligen Level vorwärts und du lenkst …

Jimmy Fallon got to play the Nintendo Switch and we’re jealous AF

Yesterday evening, Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé dropped by the <i>The Tonight Show</i> to show off the company’s new Nintendo Switch console and give Jimmy Fallon a preview of upcoming mobile release <i>Super Mario Run.</i><p>Fallon also got an opportunity to play a bit of <i>Super Mario Run</i> in front of …

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