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Back in May, The Pokémon Company and Game Freak surprised us by launching a previously unheard of game. Pokémon Quest started as a free-to-play Nintendo Switch exclusive, and a little over a month later it branched out to mobile devices as well. Now that it's been out for over a month, Sensor Tower has compiled some revenue data for analysis.

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Back in March, we learned that indie darling Undertale is coming to Nintendo Switch. No launch window was given for the game (outside of "Coming... eventually"), but an Amazon listing from a month ago indicated that the game would launch on September 15th. Creator Toby Fox has since stepped forward with some more official information, including details on a Collector's Edition!

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FromSoftware's beloved (and feared) Dark Souls was remastered in HD and re-released back in May. Unfortunately, the Nintendo Switch version of the game apparently needed a little more time to cook. Publisher Bandai Namco initially announced that the Switch version had been delayed till Summer, but as the months passed and no updates were given, that window began to look unlikely. Today, we finally have our answer.

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As Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle made abundantly clear prior to its official reveal, it's hard to keep a collaborative project between studios a secret. High Voltage Software, developers of The Conduit, learned this lesson in the toughest way possible seven years ago. Back then the studio was working with Nintendo on a new franchise meant for Wii U, but an early leak devastated the project. However, the whole debacle may have given Nintendo the inspiration for Splatoon.

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A few days ago Bethesda and id Software gave us our first look at DOOM Eternal. The latest demon-killing adventure features the same adrenaline-fueled action you expect mixed with new enemies, worlds, and game modes. There's still no release window in sight, but we know it's launching across all major current gen platforms, including Nintendo Switch. What kind of experience can Switch owners expect this time around, and will they have to wait for their port?

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Fallout 76 is completely unlike any other game in the series, putting a huge emphasis on multiplayer gameplay. One thing that usually plagues online games is griefing. Sometimes there's just one player that is there to do nothing other than to ruin your experience for their pleasure or benefit. There are many ways that developers have dealt with griefers in the past, which usually results in a temporary or permanent ban from the server. However, Bethesda is taking a more unique approach to griefers in Fallout 76.

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Bethesda has been showing the Nintendo Switch a lot of love recently. They have released ports of 2016's DOOM and 2017's Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus, and they recently announced that DOOM Eternal would be making its way to the Switch as well. In an interview with Variety, id Software studio director Tom Willits suggested that the studio is "evaluating" a version of the upcoming open-world shooter Rage 2 for Nintendo's console, but the studio is not sure if the Switch has enough power to handle the game.

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Game developers and publishers have often been opposed to used game sales in the past. Who can remember the introduction of the online pass by many publishers last generation in an attempt to curb the practice? However, Bethesda may have pushed the issue one step further by threatening legal action against a game reseller on Amazon. According to Polygon, Ryan Hupp, the reseller, received a letter from Vorys, Bethesda's legal firm, demanding that he take down his listing for a new, secondhand copy of The Evil Within 2.

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Back in January, Nintendo announced that the Switch's paid online service would be available starting in September. Since then, we haven't heard much about the service aside from the blowout of information that came when Nintendo released a website for the service. In a recent tweet, however, Nintendo reminded fans that the paid online service is still coming and clarified the release window. We now know that the service will be available in "late September," meaning that there's still a month or so to get in those last free Mario Kart races.

Super Mario 64 was one of the first great 3D adventure games and has served as an inspiration to countless developers. The Nintendo 64 classic saw a remake on DS, but it's never been given the HD treatment. Maybe that will change on Nintendo Switch, but until then, a talented fan has stepped in to fill that gap. Modder CryZENx has created a demo of Super Mario 64's opening moments, and it's available to download now.

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Earlier this week we reported on the impressive fact that Sony has sold over 500 million total PlayStation consoles since the original PlayStation debuted in 1994. That got me thinking about another titan in the industry with an even longer history. Nintendo has officially released sales data for all of its major hardware releases since the Famicom in 1983, so I did a little digging to see what kind of numbers they've piled up over the years and how they compare to Sony's.

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Earlier this week, we learned that Paramount Pictures had cast Ben Schwartz as the voice of Sonic and Jim Carrey as Dr. Robotnik in their upcoming movie adaptation of Sega's Sonic the Hedgehog series. Now more casting announcements for the movie have been made, with Paramount casting two veterans from Disney's Marvel Cinematic Universe in the film.

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Earlier this week IGN fired Nintendo Editor Filip Miucin after first removing "his" review of Dead Cells due to allegations of plagiarism. IGN conducted an internal investigation, and they determined that the accusations were credible and that Miucin had stolen numerous lines from a review by Boomstick Gaming. Miucin has now released a response video to address the situation, and he delivers something of a mixed message.

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Fans of the Blue Bomber are eagerly awaiting the release of Mega Man 11, the latest in Capcom's series of side-scrolling shooters that is set to launch on October 2nd. However, according to the folks at TrueAchievements, fans and newcomers alike will have a chance to try out the game for themselves next month.

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This has been a big week for Smash Bros. fans, as Wednesday's Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct featured the announcement of two brand new characters, three new Echo Fighters, new game modes, new items, and more. However, fans in Europe got an extra little announcement courtesy of Nintendo of Europe's Twitter account.

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