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Nintendo Switch has become a hot spot for incredible independently developed games, and the lack of a traditional Virtual Console has been a tremendous boon for sales. New titles, such as Golf Story, have found great success on Switch's eShop, and the console has also proven attractive to indie games of yesteryear, like Super Meat Boy. Switch's lineup of classic indies is about to expand once again, as two more hits are scheduled to arrive later this week.

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E3 has just wrapped up in Los Angeles, and several Gamnesia staff members got the opportunity to peruse the show floor over the past week, trying out upcoming games from numerous developers big and small. We're all pretty exhausted and glad to be back in the comfort of our own homes, but we also had a great time and played a lot of exciting games.

Before ending our trip, we all met up in the hotel one last time to record our impressions from three days on the show floor, including our thoughts from our extensive hands-on time with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate at Nintendo's press appointment area. In addition to the excitement of Smash, we share our thoughts on Marvel's Spider-Man, Mega Man 11, Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu and Eevee, and lots more! Head inside to check it out!

Tuesday's E3 Nintendo Direct gave countless viewers a shock when Sakurai, having caved to fan demand, announced Ridley as a fighter in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Personally, though, I got nearly as much of a jolt (and even more excitement) from another surprise reveal earlier in the Direct: a reveal trailer for Killer Queen Black, an adaptation of BumbleBear Games' hit arcade game Killer Queen for home platforms. For the final segment of today's Nintendo Treehouse stream, we got a closer look at Killer Queen Black's gameplay and its changes from the arcade version.

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Fortnite finally launched for the Nintendo Switch this week and already eclipsed two million downloads, yet depending on who you ask, its release was not pretty. The match made in heaven between Nintendo's hit hybrid system and the most popular battle royale game on the planet was seen coming a mile away, but the anticipated union came at a cost none were privy to before a rocky release.

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Hollow Knight launched on PC early last year, and it's garnered a passionate fanbase in the time since. Some call it a Metroidvania, some compare it more to Dark Souls, but many love the adventure through the insect world of Hallownest. We learned earlier this year that it was coming to Nintendo Switch, but they held off on announcing the release date until this morning's E3 Direct. And that release date is today.

Head past the jump to check out Hollow Knight's Switch launch trailer!

Between seasons of Rick and Morty, series co-creator Justin Roiland keeps himself busy with new interactive projects through Squanch Games (formerly Squanchtendo). One such project had the proverbial shower curtain lifted tonight at the Sony presentation, with a bathtub guy revealing Trover Saves the Universe to viewers of the E3 conference in Los Angeles and around the world.

Check out the announcement trailer after the jump!

Electronic Arts and Jo-Mei Games are bringing a new third-person exploration game to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC in early 2019. In a world where humans turn into monsters when they get lonely, players will navigate Sea of Solitude while trying to transform back from being a monster themselves.

See the trailer and get more information from the EA Play 2018 presentation inside!

GalaxyTrail's retro-throwback Freedom Planet is back, this time for the Nintendo Switch. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, the game was originally released on Steam back in 2014, later being ported to the Wii U and the PlayStation 4. Now, in preparation for the incoming sequel, GalaxyTrail and XSEED Games are joining forces to bring Freedom Planet to the Nintendo Switch this fall.

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There's no series that throws the collective Nintendo community into an absolute frenzy quite like Super Smash Bros. The March Direct capped with the tease of a brand new entry in the highly coveted crossover fighter franchise, and fake leaks, rumors, and speculations have pretty much taken over the internet at this point. Naturally, there is one big question on everyone's minds with answers that pretty much define a new Smash entry: which new characters will join the roster? Hit the jump for our take!

It's been five years since Gaijin Games, now Choice Provisions, released the fantastic Runner2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien, breaking the addictive gameplay of BIT.TRIP Runner out of the confines of 2D space to a 3D world exploding with style and color. Come PAX West last year, I was delighted to find out that a new Runner game was on the horizon and enjoyed my brief stint with the demo on the show floor. Now that I've had the chance to play the game in full, how does Runner3 stack up to expectations?

Check out the full review under the cut!

Shawn Layden, Sony Interactive Entertainment's Chairman of Worldwide Studios, recently stopped by the PlayStation Blogcast for a chat. After gushing about God of War, the topic of the podcast shifted to Sony's E3 presentation. Layden confirmed its suspected date as June 11th, and in a rare move, he also shared details about four specific Sony-published titles that will be receiving major updates at E3.

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Nintendo recently opened up and shared some info about the upcoming Nintendo Switch Online membership program. One of the benefits of becoming a paid subscriber (other than playing online, which will cease to be free in September) is access to a library of digital NES games. As fans suspected, Nintendo has confirmed this means there are no plans for a traditional Virtual Console on Nintendo Switch.

While this marks a shift in strategy for Nintendo, you can bet that they still intend to bring their classic games to Switch in some form. Nintendo hasn't elaborated on how they plan to release games from classic platforms like SNES and Game Boy Advance, but a likely option is that they will handle them similarly to the NES library. If that's the direction Nintendo chooses to go, it's fantastic news for indie developers.

Everybody has one special game in their life that they consider the pinnacle of perfection. It's the one thing you can always go back to that stands out above the rest. You never grow tired of it, and it always puts a smile on your face. You're often willing to look past all of its flaws because it had such a powerful impact on you as a person.

Which title do you always find yourself coming back to, despite its flaws? Even though you're aware it's not the best game in the world, what game are you willing to throw out their as the most important in your life?

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Anybody hungry for some cavities? Jammy Cooks is here to recreate one of the most sought-after items from Undertale, Mettaton's patented Glamburger. Jammy goes step-by-step to help any Undertale fan create a fabulous purple burger that's sweeter than any True Pacifist ending.

Find out how to make this sickeningly sweet burger after the jump!

Stardew Valley has been a phenomenal success story from the world of indie gaming ever since its launch back in 2016. The farming simulator was already a big seller across PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, and last October it finally made its way to Nintendo Switch. Despite being the last console to get the game (other than Vita, which is still waiting), the Nintendo Switch release of Stardew Valley is nearing an impressive sales milestone.

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