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How Nintendo Saved Platformers in the Seventh Generation

September 16, 2015, 4:09 pm | article | 3 comment(s)

Did Nintendo just make games for casuals in the seventh generation? The revival of platformers says otherwise.

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Metroid: Other M - 5 Years Later

August 31, 2015, 12:00 am | article | 109 comment(s)

It didn't have to be this way.  Not really. The launch of the first proper third-person 3D entry in the adventures of Samus Aran (as opposed to Metroid Prime's first-person 3D adventures) could have turned out

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Top Ten Nintendo Wii Games

July 28, 2015, 3:43 pm | article | 4 comment(s)

The votes are in: what have Nintendo Enthusiast staff and readers picked as the top ten Wii games?

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Mario & Sonic VS. — Super Mario Galaxy vs. Sonic Colors

March 11, 2015, 12:45 pm | article | 33 comment(s)

To Infinity and Beyond.

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Like A Boss: Analyzing Metal Face (Xenoblade Chronicles)

February 28, 2015, 3:43 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

We break down what makes Metal Face such a phenomenal boss fight.

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Why I Love: Resident Evil 4

February 20, 2015, 6:16 pm | article | 2 comment(s)

I remember first playing Resident Evil 4 when it came out, and was immediately enthralled with it. I simply could not stop playing, it was as simple as that. From the moment Leon exited the

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Nintendo, We Need To Talk About Voice Chat

February 4, 2015, 9:01 pm | article | 34 comment(s)

If the translations from Famitsu\'s recent feature on Splatoon are accurate, we\'ve been here before.  We once again find ourselves wondering if Nintendo will deign to include a fairly standard feature

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The Future for The Legend of Zelda Remakes

January 26, 2015, 10:19 am | article | 12 comment(s)

Recently, many game developers are getting frowned upon due to the unwavering amount of HD remakes hitting the market space, and to a degree, HD remakes may be getting a little out of

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15 Wii Games That Deserve A Second Chance On The E-Shop

January 23, 2015, 4:08 pm | article | 26 comment(s)

What are some Wii games that deserve a second chance on the Wii U eShop? Let\'s take a look.

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GOTY Revisited - Part 2

January 2, 2015, 10:47 am | article | 1 comment(s)

[Before we announce 2014\'s GOTY, we take one last look back at an unheralded gem that missed out on last year\'s voting.] In the excitement of last year\'s voting, with the Wii U still having that

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Happy Birthday to U

November 18, 2014, 7:59 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

Happy birthday to U, misunderstood and under-utilized box. It\'s hard to believe that it\'s been two years since the Wii U\'s launch. Ah, to go back to the days when we wondered about robust third-party support,

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Why I Love Xenoblade Chronicles

October 17, 2014, 4:01 pm | article | 8 comment(s)

Xenoblade Chronicles is my favorite game of all time. Here\'s why.

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Top 10 Wii FPS - Wii 100

September 24, 2014, 10:24 am | article | 4 comment(s)

A new installment to our on-going series the Wii 100 is out this time covering our favorite First Person Shooters.

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Zelda Fan Favorite Tourney Championship: Twilight Princess vs. Ocarina of Time

September 4, 2014, 12:55 pm | article | 8 comment(s)

Welcome to the Championship match of the Nintendo Enthusiast\'s Zelda Fan Favorite Tourney! Here, your favorite Zelda titles will butt heads in a one-on-one battle to determine what

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Nintendo\'s 3rd Party Troubles Are Good for Everyone

August 28, 2014, 5:51 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

The source of Nintendo\'s 3rd party troubles can also be the source of a sustainable, innovative new market that benefits the gaming industry\'s health.

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