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Now, imagine the egg not exploding.

Earlier today, Bandai Namco Entertainment launched a teaser site for a new video game project, with a countdown set for a full reveal ten days from now. The barren site only features an interactive microwave visitors can click on, at which point an egg comes tumbling out.

While insignificant on its own, fans of Kōhei Horikoshi's hit manga quickly caught on to the reference and to what the gaming publisher might be hinting at; a My Hero Academia video game could be on the horizon.

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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, Nintendo's newest mobile game, was released on Android and iOS devices this week, and it's performed amazingly well so far. Within its first day, the game became the most downloaded app in eight countries, including the United States, Japan, Canada, France, and Germany, some of the largest mobile gaming markets in the world.

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Level-5 uploaded a new trailer for Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, and it looks gorgeous. The familiar art style of the first game is enhanced by modern hardware, and the combat looks a lot more refined this time around. Players will also get to manage aspects of their kingdom in this new title to make their community thrive. The story of the game focuses on the warring cat and mouse tribes hundreds of years after the original game.

Revenant Kingdom is set to release on January 19th, 2018, on the PlayStation 4 and PC. Check out the new after the jump!

Okami is a beloved game, and while it has a sister game Okamiden for the Nintendo DS, it has never received a full-blown sequel on home consoles. PlatinumGames director and game designer Hideki Kamiya would love to change that, among a great many things he would like to work on in the future.

Make the jump to learn what franchises he is interested in working on!

Nearly a month has passed since Nintendo officially revealed their next mobile endeavor: Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The campsite-managing title was later scheduled for release tomorrow, on November 22nd, but it looks like Nintendo is giving us an early Thanksgiving present this year, as the title has already gone live a full day early!

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Nintendo promised that Splatoon 2 would be getting more free content throughout the year, and the updates just announced for release in November and mid-December are meatier than usual! Featuring new maps, a new mode, and tons of brand new customization options for players' Inklings, Splatoon 2 is going to be packed with content for the holidays.

Make the jump to learn what we know about the inkcoming additions!

Donkey Kong? Rosalina? Wario? Bowser Jr.? Maybe even Rayman? These could all be possibilities for a new hero character that Nintendo has revealed is coming to Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle in early 2018 via DLC. Thanks to the newly revealed "Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Gold Edition" on Nintendo's eShop website, we know that both this mystery character and a new world will be included in the upcoming DLC.

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Games are being acclaimed left and right; it's finally award season, meaning this year's most well-received titles are raking in the accomplishments and praise. Fans recently voted for the 2017 Golden Joystick Awards, and they've named The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Wii U and Nintendo Switch the ultimate game of the year, among many more distinctions.

Paraglide into the full story to see the developers' acceptance speech and read the full list of award winners!

First generation Pokémon continue to be the subjects of bizarre songs thanks to The Pokémon Company, this time focusing on the Water-/Poison-Type Jellyfish Pokémon, Tentacool. As always, the Japanese music videos release first, which means if you're a fan of Tentacool, you have something brand new to chew on! Hopefully your Pokédex has a translator feature.

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Legendary video game developer Shigeru Miyamoto turns 65 years old today! He is best known for creating many of Nintendo's oldest and most beloved franchises—The Legend of Zelda, Star Fox, Donkey Kong, Pikmin, and of course the one and only Mario, to name just a few—and it's great to see him still making games to this day.

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Chad and Jared Moldenhauer, creators of the wildly-popular indie title Cuphead, confirmed during an interview with IGN that they definitely plan on bringing Cuphead back in a future game. When asked whether Cuphead has a chance of returning someday, Jared Moldenhauer immediately responded that he is "guaranteed to come back," but he admitted that he and his brother have not had time to discuss any concrete plans.

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The Game Awards will be airing on December 7th this year, and the nominees have all been officially announced. There are many different categories this year, such as Best Performance, Best Student Game, Best Chinese Game, and many more. But most people watching the show will be looking at one award in particular: Game of the Year. The contenders for this biggest category include Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Persona 5, Horizon Zero Dawn, and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.

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Nintendo has been almost exclusively focused on making video games for years now, but we could soon see the company expanding its beloved IP into other spaces. Legendary developer Shigeru Miyamoto revealed back in 2015 that Nintendo wants to make movies using their popular characters, and there's no Nintendo character with more brand recognition than Mario himself. Could the hero of the Mushroom Kingdom be making a return to film decades after the infamous Super Mario Bros. movie? Hit the jump for the details!

It's been a great year for Zelda thanks to the monumental success of Breath of the Wild, and there's more content on the way in the form of a DLC pack next month. As great as Link's latest adventure in Hyrule was, there are still plenty of longtime fans itching for another classic, top-down entry in the franchise. Nintendo hasn't announced anything on this front for Switch, but thankfully Ittle Dew 2 launches today. Hit the jump to see why Zelda fans should be excited for this indie gem!

Pokémon GO was a smashing success when it debuted last summer. It brought many people together to explore the world around them and catch all sorts of creatures with friends and family. Since the game's launch, the daily number of players has reduced significantly. However, the game is still enjoyed by a very large amount of gamers and is still being updated with new content.

Pokémon GO did a great job strengthening the Pokémon brand, and it was only a matter of time before other businesses contacted Niantic to take their franchises to the next level. The next game to come from this big name in mobile gaming will be centered around the wizard world of Harry Potter.

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