A quirky blob of green stuff named Helix is the newest approaching challenger for ARMS, Nintendo's new IP and fighting game set to release Friday, June 16th, for the Nintendo Switch.

Nintendo UK first showed off the new fighter in a reveal trailer on YouTube, and it looks like the ARMS Laboratories, Inc. experiment has a lot to offer in the ring. Make the jump to learn more about Helix!

One of Overwatch's heroes, the Korean gaming prodigy turned meka pilot known as D.Va, is making her way to one of Blizzard's other online games, Heroes of the Storm. She will also be getting a new police-themed skin in Overwatch as part of the Nexus Challenge 2.0.

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During Nintendo's quarterly investors' meeting tonight, President Tatsumi Kimishima formally announced that the Big N will not have a traditional press conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) this year. This shouldn't come as much of a surprise, though, as they have not held an E3 press conference for the past few years, instead focusing on Nintendo Direct presentations and the Nintendo Treehouse livestreams to showcase their software.

Make the jump to learn more about Nintendo's plans for E3 2017!

Earlier today, Nintendo presented information for the end of their past fiscal year ending in March 2017, reporting great sales number for the Nintendo Switch and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. As a matter of fact, Nintendo has surpassed their projections for the Switch, and now they've set up optimistic figures for the current fiscal year, which is set to end in March 2018.

To read more about Nintendo's most recent sales successes and learn what that means for the future of the gaming juggernaut, make the jump!

There will soon be a new way to play Nintendo 3DS titles in 2D! While some may question the need for the 2DS in general, that has not stopped Nintendo from announcing a new version of the 2DS, appropriately named the "New Nintendo 2DS XL." The system will notably feature the folding shape of the 3DS models, boast better processing power than the normal 2DS, and launch with a new set of 3DS games this summer.

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Last week, we got the first official confirmation that the next Call of Duty game would take place during World War II, making it the first game in the series to do so since 2009's Call of Duty: World at War. Earlier today, Sledgehammer released the first trailer for the game and finally announced its official release date. Call of Duty: WWII will launch worldwide on November 3rd, 2017 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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As E3 looms, Nintendo is beginning to reveal its plans for the conference. The company announced today that it will be holding a pre-release tournament for Splatoon 2, which will arrive on the Nintendo Switch later this summer. In recent years, the publisher has hosted similar events during previous E3 weeks, promoting games such as Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. This also positions Splatoon 2 as a title focused on competitive play, as Nintendo continues to push into the realm of eSports.

With the expo only a few weeks away, it's likely that Nintendo will continue to reveal its plans for its showcase very soon. Stay tuned!

Toys R Us has announced via Twitter that their stores will be restocking the Nintendo Switch on Friday, April 28th, to generate hype for the launch of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the system.

Make the jump to read more about opportunities that may be coming your way to pick up Nintendo's coveted Switch console.

Update: We have been informed that our original article was incorrect and this rumor was, in fact, confirmed by Best Buy in their weekly ad. You can expect to see Nintendo Switch restocks at Best Buy locations all across the United States on Friday, April 28th.

Original: Nintendo's newest console has suffered the same fate as a number of recent projects by the Big N, namely having too little supply to meet the demand of the public. The Nintendo Switch does seem to be making a bit of a comeback in the next few weeks, though. We just learned that Amazon will be getting a restock of the consoles next month, but according to another rumor, the Nintendo Switch is getting restocked at Best Buy stores even sooner!

Make the jump to learn when Nintendo's newest console can be picked up!

If you're one of the many consumers still looking for a Nintendo Switch nearly two months after its launch, another chance may be coming. Supposedly, more stock will be available for purchase on Amazon "from the first week of May." It also seems that orders will be open to all regular customers, not just Prime members.

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A group of Australian filmmakers are working on a documentary about Rare's GoldenEye 007,one of the most influential console shooter games in history. Anybody who owned a Nintendo 64 back in the late 90s will remember the fun of GoldenEye's multiplayer mode, which was partly responsible for popularizing multiplayer split-screen in modern shooters.

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Just about anyone who is familiar with developer Rare's music knows the name David Wise. He is the prolific composer who has crafted famous tracks such as Aquatic Ambience and Stickerbrush Symphony for the Donkey Kong Country series and sprinkled his unique flair for a variety of styles in subsequent Rare games, including Diddy Kong Racing and Star Fox Adventures.

I was able to chat over email with David about some of his inspirations and how he worked on his most recent project: Snake Pass for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Make the jump to read our interview with this video game music legend!

Next Friday, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, one of the biggest upcoming titles for Nintendo Switch, will be launching worldwide. Over the past few days, the game has been getting some excellent reviews from all kinds of publications: GamesRadar, The Guardian, and Forbes have all given Deluxe a perfect score, and most other publications have rated the game very highly. Currently, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is sitting at a 94 on Metacritic, meaning that it has received much better reviews than the original Mario Kart 8 for Wii U, which only warranted an 88.

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Activision and Sledgehammer Games just confirmed that the next Call of Duty game, which is set to release in November 2017, will take place during World War II, making it the first Call of Duty game to do so since 2008's Call of Duty: World at War. So far, all the promotional material for the upcoming game has been under the title Call of Duty: WWII; however, we still don't know if this is the official title or simply a placeholder name.

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Bandai Namco, the creators of classic games like Pac-Man, Galaga, and Dig Dug, just filed a trademark for "Pac-Man Maker" with the European Union Intellectual Property Office. This, of course, implies that the company could be working on a level-creator game like Nintendo's Super Mario Maker, but with the theme of Pac-Man. Now, it's important to remember that companies file and renew trademarks fairly regularly, so this news doesn't necessarily mean anything; however, the idea of a "Pac-Man Maker" game seems so perfect that it just may be possible.

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