News Nintendo Direct 11.12.2015 – Games, updates and a new challenger

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As stated this is the first Nintendo Direct since the passing of Satoru Iwata President and CEO of Nintendo. This Nintendo Direct marks off the end of this year and the first half of next year with a strong and health lineup of new games, sequels, remakes, amiibos and surprises. Love them or hate them, there’s something here for everyone.

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Trailers Trailers From Last Week – 11/8/2015 What are you doing with those mushrooms?

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With Fallout 4 releasing in a few days and this game is looking big and better than ever. Not much more needs to be said. Fallout is a great series and I have high hopes that Fallout 4’s ambition will have it stand alongside its peers as a game of the year contender.

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News Nintendo Digital Event E3 2015 Impressions

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Again Nintendo chose to forgo a big press conference at E3 and chose to have their Nintendo World Championship stream and what they called their Nintendo Digital Event.

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News Nintendo World Championship 2015 Impressions

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Last year, Nintendo chose to forgo The the typical press conference at E3 and chose to have an extended live stream and playable demos of their hottest games. This year Nintendo brought something special back. The Nintendo World Championship was a tournament held in 1990 the United States. Contestants competed in various Nintendo games for the ultimate prize and title of Nintendo “World” Champion. This tournament is most likely remembered as producing the rarest NES cartridge, a custom cartridge made specifically for the finals. 25 years later Nintendo revived the tournament for E3 2015.

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Trailers Trailers From Last Week 6/7/2015 – Caution for Fallout

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Oh boy, it’s back baby. Fallout 4 isn’t the biggest surprise ever but we always want confirmation. We see glimpses of the past before the bombs dropped, the protagonist speaks and there’s a dog again. These are only speculations of what the game might feature but we can imagine that this post-apocalyptic future that’s stuck in the 1950’s will maintain the witty writing and humor that the series if famous for.


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Trailers Trailers From Last Week 3/22/2015 – Life, still Strange

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Life is Strange Episode 2 is almost here and we will be treated to the strange adventures of Max with her colorful and cheesy commentary. This trailer is way more than we got in the short preview at the end of Episode 1 and it looks awesome. This game looks great, has good production values and managed to be very compelling with out showing us to much of the bigger picture. I have high hopes for this series.

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Trailers Trailers From Last Week 3/15/2015 – Halloween comes early

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Jason Voorhees has become the latest horror movie icon to become a playable character for the upcoming Mortal Kombat X. Freddy Krueger has a quick character with a lot of tools in Mortal Kombat 9. I wonder if Jason will have the same level of threat.
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News Nintendo Direct 1-14-2015 Analysis

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The first Nintendo Direct for 2015 was released last week and  it’s a loaded one. A slew of new games, updates to the Wii U and a new 3DS are coming in the new year and there’s a lot to be excited for.

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Article Games I haven’t played or finished yet

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First of all Happy New Year from Team Shy Guys.

I play a lot of video games and I have the bad habit of buying more games before finishing the ones I have. I decided to take a honest look at my uncompleted collection and had to shake my head a bit. One of my new year’s resolutions is to finish as many of these games as I can and try not to be so distracted by trophy hunting.

For those of you curious of what games these might be I’ve compiled some lists.

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Article Amiibo and Nintendo

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Nintendo in its need to innovate has been promoting their Amiibo figurines for the past couple of months. Amiibo are miniature statues that can unlock content and interact with games on the Wii U and the New Nintendo 3DS (currently out only in Japan and Australia). It’s similar to the Skylanders and Disney Infinity figures but instead of unlocking characters it unlocks additional features on multiple games.

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