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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 …

Mario Kart

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 …

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

Creoqode 2048 im Test: Wir programmieren die größte portable Spielkonsole der Welt - Golem.de Creoqode 2048 im Test: Wir programmieren die größte …

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 …

Music

Niantic: Pokémon Go mit großem Update und viel Verwirrung

Niantic: Pokémon Go mit großem Update und viel Verwirrung - Golem.de Niantic: Pokémon Go mit großem Update und viel VerwirrungNeuerungen wie Raids …

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 …

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'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> …

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 …

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 …

Gaming

Nintendo to launch its first Super Mario theme park in Japan by 2020

Last year Nintendo announced an ambitious partnership with Universal Studios that will see the two companies build a series of Super Mario theme parks across the globe – but it seems we’ll have to wait a few years before we can step foot in one.<p>The Japanese game giant has revealed the first …

Gaming

Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime explains why it's time to go mobile

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has garnered a reputation for being a larger-than-life character, whether he's onstage presenting his company's latest or getting ready for a one-on-one interview. He's playing <i>Super Mario Run</i> on an iPad mini when our meeting begins, as if he just can't …

Watch Jimmy Fallon play Zelda on the Nintendo Switch

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé swung by <i>The Tonight Show</i> with Jimmy Fallon tonight to show off two of the company’s most important products in years — smartphone game <i>Super Mario Run</i>, and the new Switch console. Fallon gets extremely excited, as he does with basically everything, but …

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Watch Miyamoto play the Super Mario Bros theme song with The Roots

Here’s footage of Shigeru Miyamoto playing the <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> theme song with The Roots. It’s probably the most famous song in video games being played by the most famous video game designer and producer — he’s also the most adorable.<p>It’s a big day for Nintendo with Miyamoto doing the press …

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Oculus shows off the 50+ launch titles for its Touch motion controllers

Oculus is gearing up for a major hardware launch next week with its $199 Touch motion controllers. That’s nice and all but as we’ve learned, VR hardware is really only as good as the software that exists to shows off its strengths.<p>Oculus seems to be getting this and it’s ensuring that a swath of …

Shadow Tactics im Test: Tolle Taktik für Fans von Commandos

Wieso gibt es eigentlich kaum noch Echtzeit-Taktik wie das einst höchst erfolgreiche Commandos? Shadow Tactics von Mimimi Productions aus München …

Pokémon Sun and Moon are Nintendo’s fastest-selling games ever in Europe and the Americas

Pokémania is in full effect: Nintendo says that the recently released <i>Pokémon Sun</i> and <i>Moon</i> are the fastest-selling games in the company’s history in both Europe and the Americas.<p>According to Nintendo, the 3DS games sold a combined 3.7 million units in the Americas since they launched on November …

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Facebook's Instant Games work in Messenger and your News Feed

That report that went around earlier this month was right on the money: Facebook really was working on more Messenger games. Today, the social network has launched its HTML5 cross-platform gaming experience called "Instant Games," along with 17 titles that include some familiar names like <i>Pac-Man</i>. …

Every Xbox 360 game that’s backward compatible with Xbox One

Which Xbox 360 games play on Xbox One?<p>Xbox One, unlike its biggest competitor PlayStation 4, is backward compatible with a portion of its predecessor's games. The list of Xbox 360 titles playable on Xbox One expands on a regular basis, with hundreds already working on the current-gen system. While …

Gaming

'Final Fantasy XV' Comes Out Today For PS4 And Xbox One

Image: Square Enix<p>This week, <i>Final Fantasy XV</i>. Next week, <i>The Last Guardian</i>. I don’t know if we’ve traveled into the future or the past, but whenever we are it’s a good time to be a fan of long-awaited projects from famous Japanese game makers. <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> entered into production when George W. …

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Good news! Pokémon Sun and Moon are just as disturbing as previous games

A careful curation of nightmares<p>Pokémon is back in the newly released section this month with <i>Poké</i><i>mon Sun</i> and <i>Moon</i>. The pair introduce a new region to explore, additional creatures to capture, and more importantly, a delightful mess of terrible nightmares to disrupt your sleep.<p>Despite being a …

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Your life will be a video game

Andrew Wilson | CEO, Electronic Arts<p>Whether or not you play video games today, you will in the future.<p>Andrew Wilson, CEO of Electronic Arts, believes games in 2021 will be more diverse, more accessible, and simply more inescapable. Your smartphone and your game console will help you play with …

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Deutschland soll größte Videospielesammlung der Welt bekommen

Deutschland soll größte Videospielesammlung der Welt bekommenDer Deutsche Bundestag hat Mittel für die Zusammenstellung der größten Computer- und …