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Tomorrow marks the first anniversary of Fire Emblem Heroes, and so Nintendo and DeNA are commemorating the occasion with a bevy of special events. The fun began last week with another round of "Choose Your Legends," where fans voted for special editions of favorite characters to appear in the mobile game later this year, and tonight, at 11pm Pacific, the celebrations begin in earnest as Heroes will be updated to feature new maps, bonuses, and modes.

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We haven't seen a brand new Mario Kart game since the original release of Mario Kart 8 on Wii U. Even though that game was supported with new content and an updated port early last year, fans have been asking for a brand new Mario Kart game. If you fall into this group, Nintendo has something coming your way next year.

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After nearly two years of activity, Nintendo has sadly revealed that they will soon be discontinuing Miitomo in a few months. The app suspended the sale of Miitomo coins last night following the announcement, and Nintendo will end its service on May 9, 2018 at 12:00 AM Pacific.

Miitomo will be going out in style, however, with daily login bonuses dropping 2000 coins and five game tickets, Miitomo memories-centric Answer Central questions, and a final Miifoto event. These will all last up until the app's termination.

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One year ago, Nintendo and DeNA followed up on the success of Super Mario Run with a mobile entry for the Fire Emblem franchise, celebrating its rich history and cavalcade of characters by compacting the core experience for on-the-go enjoyment. Fire Emblem Heroes has since become a runaway hit, outpacing its predecessor in revenue and receiving several accolades, among them "Best Game of 2017" from Google Play Japan.

Now, just like before its launch, Nintendo is once again hosting a "Choose Your Legends" promotional event online, where Heroes fans can vote to decide which characters will make a special appearance in the game in the near future. Read on after the jump for more details!

Trainers everywhere, prepare for the next big Pokémon GO challenge. While Groudon is getting ready to leave the wild, the much bluer (and better overall) Kyogre is coming in to take its place. Kyogre is available through at gyms around the world through the Raid Battle mechanic, but it's bound to be quite a challenge. You'll only have until February 14th at 4:00 PM Eastern (1:00 PM Pacific) to capture this majestic water beast, so grab your gear and head out while you have the chance!

Update: The weather system will arrive later this month as a separate update, but Gen III Pokémon are still coming later in the week.

Original: Attention, Pokémon Trainers! A big update is planned for release later this week for Niantic's Pokémon GO, one that will surely delight those who grew up playing Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire, if not their recent respective remakes. Among the likes of Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip, fifty more Hoenn region Pokémon will soon be available for capture within the mobile game—joining their spookier compatriots from the Halloween update—as well as a dynamic weather system that will affect gameplay.

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For a free game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp accomplishes a remarkable amount: being able to appeal to millions of players who have never played an Animal Crossing game before, introducing new elements to the franchise, creating a streamlined version of seeing more design options and animal friends than ever before in a relatively short period of time, and simplifying gameplay for all ages and interest levels. Without further ado, let's go camping!

Read the full op-ed to understand why I think Pocket Camp is just right for a Nintendo mobile game for all parties involved!

It's hard to believe Nintendo was against developing mobile games for their franchises not too long ago. Super Mario Run was amazingly popular, and Fire Emblem Heroes has made bank through microtransactions. It looks like Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp might end up being the best of both worlds for Nintendo; the mobile game featuring a condensed version of the famous life simulation formula sporting animal characters has already been downloaded more than 15 million times worldwide in its first six days on the market.

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Over the past few months, Niantic has been slowly bringing legendary Pokémon into Pokémon GO. After introducing Lugia to the game back in July, it seemed inevitable that Ho-Oh, Lugia's counterpart in the Johto Region, would be coming eventually. Well, yesterday, Niantic officially released Ho-Oh in Pokémon GO—it's available worldwide and far easier to catch than the last few legendary Pokémon, as Ho-Oh can be found through regular Raid Battles.

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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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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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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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It's the end of October, and that means two things: Halloween is just around the corner and Stranger Things 2 has finally arrived! For those excited about the newly released season of the Netflix original series, the excitement doesn't have to stop after the last episode because you can now download all new skins of your favorite Stranger Things characters to Minecraft!

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After last night's Nintendo Direct, tons of people are excited to get their hands on Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, a brand new game coming to mobile devices in late November. While North American fans will have to wait to scratch their Animal Crossing itch, it seems that Australian gamers already have access to the title.

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It's been a long time since we've heard anything about the Animal Crossing mobile game, but Nintendo hasn't forgotten about it. In fact, there was even a whole Nintendo Direct on it tonight, giving us a detailed first look at the long-awaited title. One of the coolest features of Animal Crossing is the ability to decorate your house however you want. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp takes this aspect and uses it as the basis for its outing onto mobile platforms.

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