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Nintendo is Ramping Up Switch Production Ahead of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

Nintendo is planning to ramp up Switch production in the next fiscal year ahead of the launch of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.Sources familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that Nintendo has told suppliers and assembly partners that it plans to increase production in financial year 2023/2024, ...
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Rain World’s Downpour DLC cements it as a fascinating and underrated beast

An adorable family of furry mammals traversing a dystopian urban environment; snapshots of joy and intimacy (playful hunts, mutual grooming, snuggling together for a nap) already infused with the melancholy of impending catastrophe; the terrible, life-altering moment when a young cub loses its footing and plunges into unknown depths, separated ...
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Marvel’s Midnight Sun’s take on Deadpool seems pitch perfect

Deadpool will break the fourth wall and probably your face on January 26th, when the wise-cracking, chimichanga-loving mercenary arrives as DLC for Marvel’s Midnight Suns. Judging from the new trailer showing him in action that Firaxis have released, they seem to have struck a fine balance between comic book Deadpool ...
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‘Active-Time’ Deckbuilding Game ‘Brave’s Rage’ Deals Its Hand On Switch Soon

Launching early February.Publisher Astrolabe Games and developer ISVR have announced that Brave's Rage, an "active-time" deckbuilding game, will be launching on the Nintendo Switch on February 2nd, 2023.The game will combine an action-time bar (ATB) system that's commonly seen in traditional JRPG titles with standard deckbuilding gameplay. It's been in ...
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The infamous GTA Trilogy is now on Steam, and it’s coming to Epic Games Store

Rockstar have brought Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy - Definitive Edition to Steam more than a year after its disastrous launch. GTA Trilogy was originally released as a Rockstar Store exclusive, and packages together GTA III (the first 3D one), GTA: Vice City (the best one), and GTA: San Andreas ...
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Surprise! Fire Emblem Engage Is Getting A Manga Series

It all makes sense now.In surprising news, Nintendo has announced a manga adaptation of the new Switch release Fire Emblem Engage.Read the full article on nintendolife.com ...
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Nintendo Will Reportedly “Boost” Switch Production In 2023

"Sustained demand" expected for at least another year.The Switch is still selling like there's no tomorrow and it seems Nintendo won't be slowing down production any time soon.According to a new report from Bloomberg, the Kyoto-based video game giant actually plans to "increase production" of the hybrid machine in its ...
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Riot Games Lays Off 46 as Wave of Games Industry Job Cuts Continues

Riot Games has laid off 46 employees amidst an ongoing wave of industry mass layoffs.The League of Legends developer confirmed to journalist Jacob Wolf that it had eliminated the positions, which were largely concentrated in the company's talent acquisition, recruiting, and publishing departments as well as a few roles in ...
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Game Developers Aren’t Sold on the Metaverse

As commonplace as it's become to see big, bold speculations about a futuristic metaverse in games industry discussions, game developers themselves don't seem too hot on the concept.The 2023 State of the Game Industry survey has just been published, canvassing over 2,300 game developers for their situations and opinions on ...
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Hold back the endless hordes when Endless Dungeon begins this May

Endless Dungeon is set within Amplitude's Endless universe, but it's neither a 4X strategy game like Endless Space nor a turn-based tactics game like sorta-predecessor Dungeon Of The Endless. It's instead a co-op action roguelike, which takes the spaceship exploration and wave defense of Of The and makes it real-time, ...
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