Drifting Joy-Con Continued, How NOT to Repair!

Drifting Joy-Cons Repair Fail

Reading Time: < 1 minute After a failed repair attempt on a drifting Joy-Con using an air blower, I figured why not take it apart and try to replace the drifting joystick. I didn’t want to wait for Nintendo’s warranty service any longer as I had already been waiting for 2 months at this point. A quick search on Amazon …

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Paper Mario: The Origami King Review, Do We Still Like it?

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Reading Time: 5 minutes I’ve been putting off writing this Paper Mario: The Origami King review for some time because I really wanted to like this game. There was one element in particular that drove me crazy and hoped it would get better but it didn’t. I was quite happy in the beginning as you can see in our …

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5 Ways to Find a Nintendo Switch In Stock

Can't find a Nintendo Switch in stock? We may be able to help.

Reading Time: 3 minutes When first released, it was nearly impossible to find a Nintendo Switch in stock anywhere. Over three years later, the Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, and Joy-Cons are nowhere to be found. “But why?” Joy-Cons are hard to find due to two reasons: 1. Nintendo Switch popularity; and 2. Joy-Con Drift problems. (Check out our …

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Xbox Game Pass Not Coming to PlayStation

Xbox Game Pass Coming to PC

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you recall, last year Phil Spencer made mention that the Xbox team would love to see Xbox Game Pass come to every platform possible. As you can imagine, this was an ambitious dream that only the likes of a tenacious company like Microsoft could tackle. Since then, Nintendo Switch has had some minor connectivity …

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Paper Mario: The Origami King First Impressions

Reading Time: 2 minutes Paper Mario: The Origami King is now available for the Nintendo Switch. You can read our announcement that includes some screenshots and the trailer here. After spending quite a few hours playing, I got a decent feel for the game. While I am in no way ready to give a full review of the title, …

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Nintendo Switch NES Controllers “Review” (Updated)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many of us remember opening the Nintendo Entertainment System, loading Super Mario Bros and hearing that iconic theme song for the very first time. Little did we know, this would be the beginning for of an age for gamers. Fortunately there are many different ways to play these old school school games, some officially sanctioned; …

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Minecraft Dungeons DLC Jungle Awakens Next Week

Minecraft Dungeons Jungle Awakens DLC First Look

Reading Time: < 1 minute Earlier in the month we got a sneak peak of the first Minecraft Dungeons DLC, Jungle Awakens. Mojang Studios announced that Jungle Awakens is being released on July 1st on all platforms. The DLC is available as part of the Hero Pass, aka Season Pass or can be purchased separately. The Jungle Awakens DLC will …

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Selling Animal Crossing Items? Nintendo says Don’t

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Reading Time: < 1 minute Do you find yourself struggling to uncover all that there is to find in Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Luckily, there are no microtransactions in Animal Crossing but this can be a great pain for those who do not want to put in the major amount of hours to unlock stuff. Some players, however, are creating …

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Minecraft Dungeons Review – Co-Op Multiplayer Fun

Minecraft Dungeons Released

Reading Time: 4 minutes Mojang Studios took the world of Minecraft and crafted it into an action/adventure game with no mining and no crafting. Minecraft Dungeons is a dungeon crawler, plain and simple, albeit a bit dumbed down. Being dumbed down is by no means a bad thing. Minecraft Dungeons is a formidable game of the genre. Make no …

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Minecraft Dungeons Jungle Awakens DLC First Look

Minecraft Dungeons Jungle Awakens DLC First Look

Reading Time: < 1 minute While you are still probably sinking your teeth to this recent release there are two DLCs announced and coming soon. Minecraft Dungeons Jungle Awakens is the first DLC to hit this July. Jungle Awakens, set in the Jungle Biome (duh) will include three missions and will have new creatures/animals like jungle cats (maybe cheetah?), swamp …

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Minecraft Dungeons is Now Available from Mojang Studios

Minecraft Dungeons Released

Reading Time: 3 minutes The wait is now over! Mojang Studios‘ first stand-alone game set in the Minecraft universe, Minecraft Dungeons is now available for Xbox One, Windows PC, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Tired of building but love the Minecraft universe? This all-new action-adventure game is inspired by classic dungeons crawlers. Think isometric, Diablo …

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Missile Command: Recharged Coming to PC & Nintendo Switch

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Reading Time: < 1 minute Old school retro-game Missile Command has gotten a make-over and is certainly not a game to miss out on. Whether you’re a fan of the 1980’s classic or never heard of it here is your chance. Missile Command: Recharged is a “reinvention of the arcade hit, featuring a neon-lit retro aesthetic, dazzling new gameplay elements, …

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New Paper Mario Coming to Nintendo Switch in July

Paper Mario: The Origami King

Reading Time: 2 minutes Update: Paper Mario: The Origami King is out now. Check out our first first impressions! Nintendo took to the interwebs to announce a Paper Mario title will be coming to Nintendo Switch this year! Paper Mario: The Origami King is set to debut on the Nintendo Switch on July 17th. In this new adventure, Mario …

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Item Catalog

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Reading Time: < 1 minute Have you caught the Animal Crossing: New Horizons bug? It certainly hit us hard here. It’s hit us so hard that we actually bought another Nintendo Switch (Lite). I’ve been quite impressed by the number of items that I have been finding. Till this point I haven’t quite grasped the breadth of item collection. Tonight …

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amiibo Characters Richter & Dark Samus Out Now

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Reading Time: < 1 minute Last week, during the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate announcement two new amiibo characters were announced. The latest characters, Richter and Dark Samus, are out according to the official Nintendo Store in NYC and is available for $15.99. Both amiibo characters are usable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as echo fighters. Gameplay details from the Nintendo …

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Xbox Console Streaming – Xbox Portable Gaming

Xbox Console Streaming

Reading Time: 2 minutes Microsoft is now entering the portable gaming market, but in a non-conventional way. Xbox Console Streaming is available to all Xbox Insiders in all Xbox One supported countries. But what does this mean for the everyday Xbox One console owner? Xbox Console Streaming is currently in testing and is going to bring game streaming from …

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Fire Emblem Character Added to Super Smash Bros

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Sorry folks, it’s not Dante this time. Big news for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate announced today. Byleth, from the Fire Emblem series, becomes the 80th fighter to join the battle. If you’ve purchased Character Pack 5 or the Fighters Pass, you will receive Byleth, Garreg Mach Monastery stage, and 11 new music tracks from the …

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New Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Character to be Revealed

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Reading Time: < 1 minute Nintendo announced, via @NintendoVS, that a new DLC character will be revealed this week for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Masahiro Sakurai, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate director, will unveil the upcoming DLC fighter via livestream on January 16th, 2020 at 6am PT/9 am ET. This will be the fifth and final DLC character of the current …

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GameCube Joy-Con Mod – Cheating?

Shank Mods GameCube Joy-Con mod

Reading Time: 2 minutes Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last few days, you’ve probably seen the GameCube Joy-Con mod. If you haven’t, I will include the video at the bottom of the post for your viewing pleasure. In a nutshell, an avid gamer and hardware enthusiast, Shank Mods, cut a Wavebird Wireless Controller in half and …

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Nintendo Announces Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo announces Nintendo Switch Lite

Reading Time: 2 minutes After months of rumors Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch Lite. The new handheld console will be available on September 20th in three colors: yellow, gray, and turquoise for $199.99. Nintendo’s handheld only console will not support output to a TV, therefore it will not include a dock or an HDMI cable. The Nintendo Switch Lite …

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