Video Game Switch

Here are all the news, reviews and release date articles for the Nintendo Switch.

  • Resident music theorist and fellow gamer 8-Bit Music Theory joins us for Game8 Connect to talk about the ins and outs of breaking down the hottest tracks the gaming world has to offer.
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  • The Pokémon Official YouTube Channel of Japan recently uploaded three ASMR videos all voiced by Eren Yeager himself, Yuki Kaji. Read on to learn more details about this surprising ASMR collaboration.
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  • Nintendo of America recently told their fans to “Go out and touch grass.” Read here to learn our theories and thoughts on what this post might be implying.
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  • The Nintendo Direct: Partner Showcase February 2024 is coming in hot this week with a lineup of third-party Switch games releasing in 2024. Read on to know more about the showcase.
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  • Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance will have over 270 demons that players can raise and interact with. Read on to learn more about this and more information on the game.
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  • Nintendo Direct February 2024 revealed a lineup of games coming exclusively to Japan. Learn about the games you missed out on from the Japanese Nintendo Direct, their release dates, and previews.
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  • Mother 3 was just announced at the Nintendo Direct February 2024, slated to launch on Switch via Nintendo Switch Online. Read on to learn more details about the game.
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  • Shiren the Wanderer: The Mystery Dungeon of Serpentcoil Island is the newest entry in the Shiren Mystery Dungeon series! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Play as Shiren and enter the Mystery Dungeon in Serpentcoil Island to face the terrifying monster rumored to be hoarding a vast amount of wealth! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Star Wars: Dark Forces Remaster offers the same 1995 game experience with modernized gameplay and up to 120FPS on 4K resolution. Read on to learn about its release date and time, pre-order info, FAQ, and more.
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  • Star Wars: Dark Forces Remaster modernizes the 1995 game while keeping the game’s original identity intact. Read on to learn about everything we know about the game, including gameplay and story info.
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  • WRATH: Aeon of Ruin, the upcoming boomer shooter reminiscent of 90s shooters like Quake, is coming soon. Read on to learn about its release date and time, pre-order info, FAQ, and more.
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  • WRATH: Aeon of Ruin is a boomer shooter that pays homage to 90s shooters like Quake. Read on to learn about everything we know about the game, including gameplay and story information.
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  • Garden Life: A Cozy Simulator is a relaxing simulation game where you tend to the community garden left behind by its previous caretaker. Read on to learn what it does well, what it doesn’t do well, and if it’s worth your time and money.
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  • What are the upcoming video games in 2024? Read on to find the game you're waiting for and its release date!
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  • Nintendo Switch Online offers several features including online play, access to classic games, cloud save data, and special offers on the Nintendo eShop. Read on to learn more about the membership plans, a complete list of games, and other benefits.
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  • Want to know the best games of 2024? Fret not, for Game8 has your back. Here is a list of the year's top-scoring games. Read on to see the game information, release dates, and our scores for 2024’s best games.
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  • Reynatis was announced in the Nintendo Direct February 2024. Fortune does not befall players in the US as the game will be released only in Japan (for now, we hope). Read on to learn more about this cyberpunk juvenile action RPG.
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  • Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story from Riot Forge is finally here! Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • Slave Zero X is a 2.5D spectacle fighter action game developed by Poppy Works. The game is a spiritual prequel to the original 1999 game. Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn’t, and if it’s worth your money.
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  • Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance is the definitive version of the 2021 RPG developed by Atlus! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Shin Megami Tensei V: Vengeance will have you return to post-apocalyptic Tokyo to relive past events, as well as experience new untold stories! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • GUNDAM BREAKER 4 is an upcoming action game from CRAFTS & MEISTER that lets you customize and battle with your own gunpla. Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Another Crab’s Treasure is a souls-like action game where you play as an undersea crab! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • SWORD ART ONLINE Fractured Daydream is an action multiplayer game by Bandai Namco Games where you lead 20-player raids against dangerous foes! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Garden Life: A Cozy Simulator is a relaxing first-person simulation game where you take care of the plants in your garden! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • In FANTASY LIFE i: The Girl Who Steals Time, assume numerous jobs, collect resources in the past, and bring them back to the present to restore the ruined island! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • FANTASY LIFE i: The Girl Who Steals Time is a new action RPG adventure game from the FANTASY LIFE franchise! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Bandle Tale: A League of Legends Story has just been announced! Learn more about when and where it’ll be released.
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  • Endless Ocean Luminous, the long-awaited third iteration of the Endless Ocean series, has finally been revealed! Read on to learn about the game’s story and gameplay.
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  • Endless Ocean Luminous, the long-awaited third iteration of the Endless Ocean series, has finally been revealed! Read on to learn more about the release date, pre-order details, and where to get the game.
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  • Ender Magnolia: Bloom in the Mist is an action Metroidvania and Binary Haze Interactive’s follow-up to Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights. Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Ender Magnolia: Bloom in the Mist is an action-adventure Metroidvania and Binary Haze Interactive’s sequel to Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • SWORD ART ONLINE Fractured Daydream is a co-op action game by Bandai Namco and the latest addition to the SWORD ART ONLINE game series. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • In Another Crab’s Treasure, you play as a little hermit crab as you fight other monstrous sea creatures in the deep! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Slave Zero X is a stylish 2.5D action game that draws heavy inspiration from Devil May Cry and Guilty Gear! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Slave Zero X is a story about Shou, a warrior who has become a living machine of technology and biomass on a vengeful quest to kill a false God. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • GUNDAM BREAKER 4 is the next installment of the robotic hack-and-slash looter franchise by CRAFTS & MEISTER Co., Ltd. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Demon Slayer - Kimetsu no Yaiba - Sweep the Board! is a brand-new 4-player action party game from SEGA set in the wacky and dangerous world of Demon Slayer. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Demon Slayer - Kimetsu no Yaiba - Sweep the Board! is a 4-player action party game by Aniplex and SEGA set in the diverse Demon Slayer universe. Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Nintendo and Sony, two of Japan's largest names in the gaming business, see their stocks experience a significant decline coming in 2024. Read on to learn more about the situation and the overall climate of their businesses.
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  • The fifth generation Pokemon Games, Pokemon Black and White, are next in line to get their awaited remakes, so when might they come out? Continue on to read our guesses as to when they’ll get announced and when they’ll be released!
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  • Garden Life has you take up the mantle of caring for the community garden after the previous caretaker, Robin, passed away. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • GUNVOLT RECORDS: Cychronicle is a rhythm game that uses songs from the GUNVOLT series! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • GUNVOLT RECORDS: Cychronicle is a brand new rhythm game featuring GUNVOLT Characters performing beloved songs from the franchise! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • GUNVOLT RECORDS Cychronicle is the first rhythm game in the GUNVOLT series developed and published by INTI CREATES. Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • Boss fights. You love them, you hate them, but are they necessary? Maybe for an RPG or action game, but what about a platformer? Read on as we discuss what boss fights are, what platforming games are, and if the latter needs the former.
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  • Boss fights. You love them, you hate them, but are they necessary? Maybe for an RPG or action game, but what about a platformer? Read on as we discuss what boss fights are, what platforming games are, and if the latter needs the former.
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  • Warframe has been out for more than a decade and it’s finally coming to mobile! Read on to learn more about Warframe’s upcoming iOS and Android release and what rewards you can earn during the game’s mobile launch week.
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  • Boss fights. You love them, you hate them, but are they necessary? Maybe for an RPG or action game, but what about a platformer? Read on as we discuss what boss fights are, what platforming games are, and if the latter needs the former.
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  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong is a remake of a Game Boy Advance classic of the same name and Nintendo’s latest puzzle platformer. Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • 700 Ubisoft employees in France participated in a strike action organized by the French game workers union, STJV (Syndicat des Travailleurs et Travailleuses du Jeu Vidéo), following failed annual salary negotiations.
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  • Embracer Group has laid off 1400 people and cancelled 29 different games in only the last six months during its restructuring effort. Read on to learn more about the details of its cancelled projects and the layoffs that happened.
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  • The beloved Nickelodeon cartoon series Avatar: The Last Airbender will be receiving a competitive fighting game based on its universe! Read on to learn more about the announcement, and the company behind the project.
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  • Gaming industry giant Bandai Namco canceled 5 games and reported that they’ll be changing their strategies for game releases following a massive drop in income. Read on to learn about the cancellations, their strategy, and what all this means.
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  • The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is getting a complete manga box set coming this September. Read here to learn more about the manga and where to pre-order the set.
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  • Arzette: The Jewel of Faramore is a side-scrolling platformer game featuring colorful and zany pixel art animation. Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn’t do well, and if it’s worth your time and money.
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  • Matchmaker Agency is a romance matchmaking sim game developed by Niji Games and MelonCat. Read on to learn more about this immersive simulation game, and see if the game is the perfect match for you.
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  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong is a 2D puzzle platformer coming to Nintendo Switch. Here are our first impressions and all the information we have on it so far.
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  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong is coming to Nintendo Switch. Find out when you can pre-order it and when it will be released.
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  • Tomb Raider I-III Remastered, starring the original braided hair and tank top-wearing action adventure female icon, Lara Croft, is back with upgraded graphics! Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • YouTuber and WWE Superstar Logan Paul is creating a Pokémon Unite eSports team. Read on to learn more about this and how to apply for his team.
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  • Yoshitaka Murayama, the creator of the Suikoden series and the scenario writer for Eiyuden Chronicles, has passed away. Read on to learn more about his career and legacy in the JRPG space.
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  • The Pokémon Center is returning to London for the 2024 Pokémon Europe International Championships. Read on to find out more about the event details and how to attend.
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  • Love is in the air and Valentine’s Day is approaching. Here are 8 games that you’d surely want to consider playing with your better half. Read on to find out which games these are, along with their premise and why they’re fun to play as a couple.
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  • Stuck on February 14th without an SO? We got you covered. Here are 8 Games for People who just have that extra time and money on their hands for that occasion.
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  • Tomb Raider 1-3 Remastered will have you as Lara Croft reliving her numerous perilous classic adventures in high definition! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Tomb Raider 1-3 Remastered Starring Lara Croft is the remastered compilation of the classic Tomb Raider games! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • The Pokemon Company is working with AI development company HEROZ to make an AI specialized for competitive Pokemon battles called PBS (Pokemon Battle Scope). Read on to learn more about PBS, what it can do, and its upcoming applications.
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  • Palworld players have recently reported rare occurrences of Pals growing to gigantic sizes. Read on to learn which Pals have been reported to grow ginormous by players.
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  • Few character dynamics in video games are as iconic as a good old-fashioned rivalry. Fewer still are as old as the one between Mario and Donkey Kong. Join us on a journey through video game history and learn about one of gaming’s earliest rivalries.
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  • Tomb Raider developer Crystal Dynamics adds a content warning for content that contain racist and ethnic stereotypes in the newly launched Tomb Raider 1-3 Remastered Collection. Read on to learn more about the studio's statement.
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  • Sega's Q3 FY24 financial report indicates that the company is experiencing sluggish sales in its premium game titles while finding success in the movie sector. Read on to learn more about the findings in Sega's report and its revised financial forecast.
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  • KONOSUBA - God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! Love For These Clothes Of Desire! is a fun visual novel from MAGES. Inc. with resource-gathering mechanics. Check out our review to see what it did well, what it didn't, and if it’s worth your money.
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  • Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash is the first video game adaptation of the hit manga/anime of the same name! Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • Super Mario Bros. Wonder’s success was due to its multiplayer feature, according to Nintendo’s president, Shuntaro Furukawa. Read on to learn more about what led to Super Mario Bros. Wonder’s record-breaking release.
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  • Dead Cells publisher Motion Twin just announced that there will not be any future updates to the game. Sebastien Benard — Dead Cells’ designer and co-founder of Motion Twin — isn’t happy with this decision. Read on to learn about his take on the matter.
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  • Touhou Danmaku Kagura Phantasia Lost, developed by Unknown X, is a rebuilt port of the 2021 mobile game. Check out our review to see which notes it hit perfectly, which ones it didn't, and if it's worth your money.
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  • Jujutsu Kaisen Cursed Clash is the first video game adaptation of the hit manga/anime of the same name! Read our review to see what it did well, what it didn't do well, and if it's worth buying.
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  • Touhou Danmaku Kagura Phantasia Lost, developed by Unknown X, is a rebuilt port of the 2021 mobile game. Check out our review to see which notes it hit perfectly, which ones it didn't, and if it's worth your money.
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  • KONOSUBA - God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World! Love For These Clothes Of Desire! is a fun visual novel from MAGES. Inc. with resource-gathering mechanics. Check out our review to see what it did well, what it didn't, and if it’s worth your money.
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  • Overwatch 2 is gearing up for a significant overhaul with the arrival of Season 9 tomorrow. Read on to learn more about the changes Blizzard is making in the game.
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  • A developer from Apex Legends's studio, Respawn Entertainment, revealed that changes to Apex Legend's aim assist will be implemented along with the introduction of Performance Mode in Season 20: Breakout.
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  • Nintendo held its financial results briefing this week, with President Shuntaro Furukawa addressing inquiries regarding the company's plans. Read on to learn more about how Nintendo plans to move forward in 2024.
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  • Epic Games and Disney revealed plans for a "Disney Universe" gaming experience related to Fortnite, following Disney's $1.5B investment in the game company. Read on to learn more about the project and Epic Games and Disney's collaboration.
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  • Touhou Danmaku Kagura Phantasia Lost offers two different ways to play countless original Touhou songs! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • Touhou Danmaku Kagura Phantasia Lost is the port of Touhou Project’s mobile game, Touhou Danmaku Kagura. Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Arzette: The Jewel of Faramore is a side-scrolling platformer game featuring colorful and zany pixel art animation! Read on to learn about its release date, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • Arzette:The Jewel of Faramore is about how the evil Daimur has returned, and only Arzette, the Princess of Faramore, can reform the Jewel and stop him! Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • KONOSUBA - God's Blessing on this Wonderful World! Love For These Clothes Of Desire! is an upcoming visual novel from MAGES. Inc. Read on to learn how it plays, what it’s about, and everything else we know so far.
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  • KONOSUBA - God's Blessing on this Wonderful World! Love For These Clothes Of Desire! is a visual novel with resource management mechanics from MAGES. Inc. Read on to learn when it became available, its price, and its target platforms.
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  • The Nintendo Switch is reportedly close to beating the Nintendo DS as the best-selling console in Japan. Read here to find out about the sales report by Famitsu and more.
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  • Apex Legends' writer confirms the game's tie-in with fellow EA shooter game, Titanfall 2. Read on to learn more about the writer's insights and what's in store for Apex in Season 20.
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  • Microsoft plans to address the future of Xbox soon. Read on to learn more about the rumors and the business update event about their plans.
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  • Pokemon Black and White could get a remake announced soon. Read on to learn about this and our speculations about when the Generation 5 remake could possibly be announced and released.
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  • 2024 kicks off with no pause in the indie scene. Let’s take a look at the best indie titles we covered in January. Continue reading to discover great titles that you might have been sleeping on.
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  • Japanese celebrities have been reported to receive instructions from their talent agencies to refrain from mentioning Palworld in public or on social media to avoid potential backlash from Pokémon.
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