More news has finally surfaced about the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie. While it is still odd that the game itself remains a Japanese-only release, the property has still gotten fans excited. It has also gotten a director and script writers pumped enough to tackle the ambitious live-action film adaptation. Filming will begin in London in January of next year.

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The Pokémon Company has been releasing videos detailing the new features for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon for a while now. With the games' releases about a month away, Z-Moves for the legendaries Solgaleo and Lunala have been revealed along with new functionality for the trainer's Rotom Pokédex.

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Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle has been out for a while now, and for the most part, people seem to be enjoying it. The game is certainly unique. For some, that uniqueness provided enough fun for them to buy a season pass. The pass consists of two packs, the first of which is scheduled to come out tomorrow, October 17th, although some regions are now reporting that it's gone live a day early.

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Games Done Quick (GDQ) events have been famous for pitting speedrunners against some great games, all in the name of charity. Due to its nature as a favorite of many speedrunners, Super Metroid has often been featured in GDQ events, sometimes as the final game to be played. For the upcoming Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) event, however, the classic SNES title is not going to make an appearance at all, something many gamers have vented frustrations about since the official game list for AGDQ 2018 was released.

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Hackers quickly went to work adding more games to the NES Classic when it released last year, and things are no different in that regard for the recently released SNES Classic. Using the same method of adding games, hackers have figured out how to load more SNES titles to its Classic Edition. While the SNES Classic may already be equipped to play the previously unreleased Star Fox 2 and twenty more classic gems, the system can hold even more of your favorites if you are willing to take the risk.

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Pokémon GO has been receiving numerous updates since its launch in 2016. Since Pokémon from the second generation have been featured in the game for a while, fans are starting to speculate when we'll see the next wave of creatures. A recent interview with Niantic's John Hanke and some images from a datamine suggest that players may not have to wait any later than Halloween for the new update.

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Build-A-Bear Workshop has slowly been adding Pokémon to their stuffed animal collections. So far we've seen Pikachu, Charmander, Meowth, and more in this adorable lineup. Now we get to see everyone's favorite fire fox Pokémon, Vulpix, as the newest addition to Build-A-Bear.

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A while back, a hacker discovered a hidden NES game, Golf, inside the firmware of the Nintendo Switch, but someone has finally made a way to play it. Judging by the date and methods required to launch the game, it seems as though the inclusion was intended to be a hidden tribute to the former Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, who passed away two years ago.

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Marshadow, a never-before-released mythical Pokémon, is now available to Pokémon Sun and Moon players. Gamers who stop by GameStop by October 23rd can get a code card to unlock this small Fighting and Ghost-type Pokémon in their parties.

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McDonald's often promotes the Pokémon franchise by including toys and trading cards with their Happy Meals every time a new game in the franchise comes out. This year is no different, and you can expect some of your favorite Pokémon from Sun and Moon to be available at your local McDonald's soon.

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Brotad is one of many music composers who has used his interest in gaming as a source of creative inspiration. This young man from Ohio has carved out a niche for himself despite the competition. With the recent release of his Animal Crossing-inspired album Solace, he has collected some of the coolest and calmest songs from the franchise and added his signature twist to them. With his style added to the artistry of everyone from fictional guitar-playing dog K.K. Slider to Animal Crossing: New Leaf composer Manaka Kataoka, this series' music becomes even smoother.

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2017 seems to be the year of Sonic the Hedgehog. Fans of the blue blur and his games have already gotten the critically acclaimed Sonic Mania, and Sonic Team's newest game—Sonic Forces—is going to release on November 7th. More exciting news has come out recently; apparently these two games are connected in some way beyond just being in the same franchise and coming out in the same year.

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The 2017 Nintendo World Championships were nothing if not exciting if you love Nintendo games, especially the competitive ones. Seeing new titles like Metroid: Samus Returns and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild as well as classics like Super Mario Bros. Deluxe and Tetris on the international stage was absolutely awesome. Super Mario Odyssey ended the event as the last game played in the final round between John Numbers and Thomas G.

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Nintendo Minute is a weekly show on Nintendo's YouTube channel in which new games like Super Mario Odyssey are shown off. In the latest episode however, hosts Kit and Krysta were joined by GandaKris, who showed off some of her amazing custom Amiibo, some of which were inspired by Odyssey. Together, they even worked on crafting Goombas possessed by Cappy and Mario!

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The team working on Assassin's Creed Origins has quite the pedigree. After delivering Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, they went to work on this game, crafting a prequel to the entire series. Staged in ancient Egypt, this game will show how the Brotherhood got its start.

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