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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.

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!

With the hype for Kirby: Planet Robobot dying down, Kirby fans may be wondering what is next for the pink puffball. Fortunately, Nintendo has you covered this week in what appears to be quite the throwback. Both Kirby's Epic Yarn and Kirby Mass Attack will be officially released tomorrow on the Wii U's Wii and DS virtual consoles respectively. You can purchase Kirby's Epic Yarn for $19.99 and Kirby Mass Attack for $9.99.

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Last December brought the depressing news that Project M—the massive modding project that made Super Smash Bros. Brawl play more like Melee, in addition to adding tons of new content—was shutting down. Other modders, however, are still going strong out there, and one of them caught fans' attention at the start of the year by creating a mod to bring Waluigi into Brawl. The modder, marioking64DS, stated at the time that a Project M version of the character would be coming later, and he's kept his promise! That add-on to Project M has just been released, along with a new trailer to celebrate.

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The dedicated fanbase of the Super Smash Bros. series was left hurting after last December's cancellation of Project M, an increasingly popular mod of Super Smash Bros. Brawl that combined Brawl's breadth of content with Melee's popular fighting mechanics and sprinkled new stages, music, and characters skins on top. Its fanservice was comparable to, or perhaps even greater than, that of the official Smash games themselves.

A listener sent us a question in a recent episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, asking about online features from some of last generation's games on Nintendo platforms. "There were quite a few games on the Wii and DS that had great Wifi modes," he asks. "Do you guys think Nintendo might ever consider revitalizing them on Virtual Console?"

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.This week we share our take on the newly-announced "NES Classics Edition" console, followed by a few discussions about the role it can play in the marketplace as Nintendo prepares to launch NX, the future of this "Classics" line with SNES and Game Boy, and whether it should have been able to connect to the eShop or Virtual Console in some way.

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! We'd also like to announce a new Facebook group for the Nintendo Week community, The Nintendo Week Fun Club, which you can learn more about inside.

With the runaway success of Pokémon GO, it's only natural that people should wonder what the app's popularity means for the future of Nintendo. Judging by shareholders' overwhelmingly positive response, it seems investors believe that the future of Nintendo lies in bringing their beloved universe IP to mobile devices. I've seen others express that maybe Nintendo could benefit from going third party, or on the even more extreme end that Pokémon GO means the death of Nintendo games for core gamers.

But even though investors are right to recognize that Nintendo IP + mobile devices = massive profit, there's another element of Pokémon GO's success that's been a pattern across all of Nintendo's biggest games: Nintendo is at their best when they're in the business of wish fulfillment.

Round 2 continues as we determine which of today's four competitors has what it takes to go head-to-head with Pokémon HeartGold and SoulSilver in the semi-finals. The DS remakes won an easy victory yesterday, taking a comfortable lead with over 50% of the votes cast, but that's no guarantee for a repeat in Round 3. Today's competitors make up a wide variety of RPGs, so head inside and choose your champion carefully!

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Shigeru Miyamoto has been training Nintendo's younger developers for years to continue the company's legacy of great games in the future. In a recent interview with Kotaku, Miyamoto discussed helping them with mistakes that he had made himself when he was first starting out as a developer.

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Nintendo has a good track record for making games with sharp, responsive, and satisfying controls. In an interview with Kotaku, Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen had a chance to talk about the hard work that goes into making controls for a game and how to make it feel immersive.

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There are tons of gaming enthusiast podcasts out in the wild, but almost none of the top-tier podcasts are made specifically for Nintendo fans. That's where we come in! We here at Gamnesia are bringing you a new episode of "Nintendo Week," a podcast made for Nintendo fans by Nintendo fans.

Join Alex, Ben, and Colin as we discuss news from the past week, including tons of new Pokémon, the end of Splatoon's Splatfests, some corporate shakeups, and the mobile sensation sweeping the nation, Pokémon GO. Afterwards we have a brief discussion about the future of the show, so be sure to stay tuned.

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!

July 11th, 2015 marked the passing of Satoru Iwata, the 55-year-old President and CEO of Nintendo. It was sad news for gamers world over, who expressed their heartache, their memory, and their joy in his life. Some expressed it through art. Some through eulogy. Some through animation. Some congregated at memorial shrines in his honor. Some asked for an Amiibo in his likeness. Even members of the gaming industry from rival companies expressed their grief and opened up about his legacy.

But his memory still touches those same people today, and many are coming together online once more to remember the man and the legacy he left. Head inside to keep reading.

Super Mario Kart was one of the first Super Nintendo games (and one of the first video games overall) that I ever played, and over 20 years later I'm still enjoying the franchise and competing against friends in Mario Kart 8. The beloved racing series is the subject of the latest video from Did You Know Gaming. The new video explains the creation of Mario Kart as a more casual counterpart to F-Zero, reveals scrapped concepts like subterranean racing with drills, and explores various glitches and Easter eggs throughout the franchise. You can check it out by clicking below!

Nintendo's Wii was a monumental success, selling over 100 million consoles worldwide. Before they launched its successor, Wii U, they repeated many times over that they expected every customer who bought a Wii to upgrade to Wii U. Four years later, the console has yet to reach 13 million sales.

In Nintendo's latest shareholders meeting, one shareholder asked Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima about their situation leading up to NX as it compares to that of Wii U. He explained, "there is some report that Mr. Kimishima voiced concern before the release of Wii U, while I think Mr. Miyamoto was promoting Wii U with quite a lot of confidence." Head inside for more.

According to Famitsu, Capcom is selling a replica of Leon's leather jacket from Resident Evil 4 for the steep price of ¥120,000, or about $1,200 (not including tax). The jacket will be released for the public on November 24, 2016, to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Resident Evil franchise. It's described by Famitsu as a B-6 bomber jacket, with a tough exterior made of genuine sheep leather and a soft wool lining, and comes in sizes ranging from Medium to Extra Large.

This jacket is an extremely high-end version of an almost identical coat that Capcom sold in 2009, which was made of fake leather and had a price of $287 (it is now selling for less than $70 on eBay). Follow after the jump for more information!