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There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join the fun as we discuss the new series Pokémon Generations, new Ultra Beasts from Sun and Moon, Nintendo's strategy for making mobile vs. console games, Nintendo's new position for someone to enforce DMCA takedowns, Pokémon GO's further-declining numbers, and tons more. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney came out almost fifteen years ago, on October 12th, 2001. Since then, Capcom has released six main Ace Attorney titles and four unique spin-off games, and Ace Attorney has become one of the company's most beloved and recognizable franchises.

To celebrate the series' upcoming anniversary, Capcom released this nostalgic video, which chronicles the history of the Ace Attorney franchise. The video shows a few scenes from every game in the series, from the original Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney to 2016's Spirit for Justice.

Collecting and playing classic games is a joy for many gamers, but it can be quite the expensive hobby when it comes to rare games. As such, there's nothing more frustrating to a collector than shelling out for a rarity only to discover that it's a fake or a reproduction. To help fans avoid getting burned, Kelsey Lewin (owner of the retro game retailer Pink Gorilla) has teamed up with YouTuber MetalJesusRocks for a detailed video showing fans how to spot fake games on Nintendo systems like NES, SNES, Game Boy (including Color and Advance), and DS. You can check it out by clicking below!

Pokémon is one of the most iconic and popular video game franchises of all time, maintaining consistently strong sales for over 20 years now. Similar games (such as Level-5's Yo-kai Watch) have attempted to cash in on that proven winning formula, but no series has come anywhere close to the global dominance Game Freak has achieved with Pokémon. In a recent episode of the Game Hugs podcast, Nic Watt (founder of the indie studio Nnooo and former Lead Designer at EA) revealed that EA was once working on a Pokémon competitor for Nintendo DS. Hit the jump for the details!

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin in an extra-long episode as they discuss tons of news from the past few weeks, including Nintendo's involvement with eSports, Pokémon GO's decline in users, recent and extremely thorough reports about NX, and tons more. After the break we dig into this morning's Nintendo 3DS Direct to discuss Super Mario Maker, Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World, Zelda Amiibo, Animal Crossing, the 2D Pikmin game, and lots more.

You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

This morning we discovered that the ESRB had rated Super Mario 64 DS for Wii U in North America, and it turns out that we won't have to wait long to get it on our systems! Nintendo has officially listed the DS remake of the Nintendo 64 classic as launching on the Wii U Virtual Console tomorrow, August 25th, for $9.99. The game includes not only the original console experience, but it also adds a multiplayer mode, new minigames, and Luigi, Yoshi, and Wario as playable characters. If you've never had the chance to play this title before, now would certainly be a good chance!

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Last year, Nintendo expanded the Wii U Virtual Console lineup to include DS games, and they've been steadily adding more ever since. Super Mario 64 DS (a handheld remake of the classic Nintendo 64 game with additional playable characters and collectible stars) has already hit the Wii U Virtual Console in both Japan and Europe, and it looks like it's coming to North America as well. The ESRB recently issued a rating for Super Mario 64 DS on Wii U (rated E for Everyone, of course), so an official announcement is likely on the way soon!

In 2010, Nintendo released the third installment of the Pokémon Ranger series, titled Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs. Players are tasked with preserving the wildlife and protecting the Pokémon's habitats in the Oblivia region. As a Pokémon Ranger, your task was to investigate the actions of the nefarious Pokémon Pinchers, who have been capturing the Pokémon in your area. You can now relive the adventure, because Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs is now available for download on Wii U's Virtual Console! The game can be yours for only $9.99.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week, as it's filled with a lot more Pokémon in the News Block, followed by a super short round of Fortune Street and Gossip Stone, where we're gonna talk about a new controller patent and the rumor that NX is launching with Mario and Pokémon games within its first six months. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

Last week, Metroid fans celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of their beloved sci-fi series. Nintendo, unfortunately, sang a different tune.

Metroid Prime: Federation Force launches in just a few days, and though it coincides with Metroid's anniversary month, it's not exactly a celebration. There was proper celebration happening, but Nintendo wasn't the host. In fact, they shut it down.

The Nintendo community hit an awful lot of turbulence recently when an impressive fan-made remake of Metroid II launched last week and Nintendo promptly shut it down.

This was the main "Tea Table" discussion subject on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we think Nintendo's right to defend their copyright, but that striking the project down entirely wasn't the right way to do it. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week as we discuss the recent debacle surrounding AM2R, the fan-made Metroid II remake: all the joy it brought followed by Nintendo's unfortunate move to strike it down. Afterwards we take it to our Trainer Tips segment, to help listeners like you navigate the cold hard world of gaming on Nintendo platforms in 2016. There we discuss our recommendations for SNES, 3DS, and DS games, and the differences between the 3D Zelda games. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

It might seem hard to believe, but before Pokémon exploded as a worldwide phenomenon, it was a small Japanese property called Pocket Monsters. According to Al Kahn, former CEO of 4Kids Entertainment, he is responsible for the series being renamed to Pokémon and being released in the West. Kahn shared in an interview with The Washington Post that he discovered the property while on a business trip in Japan, and after a while he was able to convince the reluctant owners to grant him a license to the games and anime. From there, he renamed the series to Pokémon to make the name be "more Japanese-y," localized the anime to better fit a Western audience, and started Pokémania worldwide.

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin this week as we discuss tons of recent Pokémon news, including a chaotic mess surrounding Pokémon GO and tons of new information about the Pokémon in Sun and Moon. Afterwards we introduce a new segment called "Dream Land," where we share our hopes and dreams for new Alolan Pokémon like Gengar, Marowak, and tons more. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Tons of news has been happening lately, including a live-action Pokémon movie, new Sun and Moon info, Metroid, Zelda, Sonic, Animal Crossing, New IPs, and for once some significantly more promising NX news. All those subjects and more are in store in our discussions this week. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!