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GoldenEra – A Celebratory Examination Of GoldenEye 007’s Creation And Impact

Image: Altitude Film “A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad.” Oh yes. The classic quote that may or may not have been uttered by Shigeru Miyamoto. With the gaming industry (understandably) experiencing an unusually high number of delays in recent years, the proclamation has been the subject of memes …

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Spidersaurs Lands On Switch In July, WayForward Talks Saturday Cartoons And Contra

Image: WayForward Over the past 30 years, Way Forward, makers of the Shantae series, has made a name for itself by crafting retro-flavoured gems that combine the best of modern gaming with an unashamedly old-school aesthetic and game feel. Whether it’s baked into their own projects (such as the mighty series or the aforementioned Shantae …

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Two Point Campus Offers One Hell Of An Education

Subscribe to nintendo life on Youtube If there’s one thing we need in life that goes criminally underappreciated, it’s education. Ejucashun kan turns a sentinse lik this into something that can be concise and precise, or eloquent and needlessly protracted. From students to heads of state, veterinarians to loquacious video producers — we all could …

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What Are You Playing This Weekend? (June 25th)

Image: Nintendo / Monolith Soft Is everyone feeling a bit more chilled out after not-E3? Okay, we’re still waiting for a Nintendo Direct, but we did get a Xenoblade Chronicles 3-focused presentation, where a new Expansion Pass was unveiled. The AM2R devs have gathered on a brand new stunning-looking Metroidvania project. and Blade Runner: Enhanced …

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Takashi Iizuka, Head Of Sonic Team, Speaks About Sonic Origins, Sprites, And Future Plans

Image: SEGA Sonic the Hedgehog fans have had plenty to talk about late. The staggered gameplay reveals and initial reactions to sonic frontiers have been one of the big talking points throughout this not-E3 2022 period, but we’ve also had the impending release of sonic origins to look forward to. While the former game looks …

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What We Want From Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth, and How It Needs to Improve on Remake

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth has been officially announced, and it’s already proving to be a popular talking point — perhaps as you’d expect, given the events of Final Fantasy 7 Remake. This is a sequel that seems to be veering wildly from the once promised path, and ‘Rebirth’ certainly hammers that point home. But what …

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Falcom on The Legend of Heroes’ Future, Bringing New Trails Games West, and More

With Japanese RPG series The Legend of Heroes more popular than ever before here in the West, we wanted to get in touch with developer Falcom to find out more about the franchise and its future. Luckily, we landed an interview with Falcom president Toshihiro Kondo himself, and he was happy to answer some of …

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Zelda-Meets-Stardew In ‘Moonstone Island’, The Game That Has It All

Subscribe to nintendo life on Youtube Moonstone Island is one of the games we’re most excited about this year, and judging by the response from the other times we’ve covered it, we’re not alone. The game, which combines Minish Cap aesthetics with a deckbuilding spin on a Pokemon-like battle system, plus farming, crafting, and alchemy, …

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