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We're only a few weeks away from the launch of Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, so new details for the titles will start to pop up more frequently. Most recently, producer Shigeru Ohmori and director Kazumasa Iwao shared a ton of details regarding the games' story, saying "the addition of Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon should about double the current story volume for the Sun & Moon generation."

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Just a few days ago, we let you know that GameStop is currently giving away codes to download the mythical Marshadow to Pokémon Sun and Moon. Even though this event ends on October 23rd, that won't be the end of GameStop's Pokémon fun.

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We have known for a while now that Miiverse is about to shut down this upcoming November. What with some dedicated fans trying to save the platform by archiving all of its posts, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS owners have reacted differently to the impending closure of the social media app. Some of Nintendo's most notable developers have even posted artwork bidding farewell to this unique, yet perhaps underutilized, platform.

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DOOM made a bloody splash when it released last year, and after news broke in the recent Nintendo Direct, we found out that the Bethesda-published game will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. Now we have a concrete release date: November 10th. It fits the holiday season release window after all and should add some mature demon-shooting action to Switch-owners' homes.

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Z-Moves are all the rage these days. In Pokémon Sun and Moon, different types and sometimes certain Pokémon had their very own Z-Moves. Now, it seems as if one of the most popular Generation VII additions—trickster Pokémon Mimikyu—will be getting is own Z-Move in Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon.

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Kirby has been a busy guy of late. Gamers might be more excited about his Switch debut in Kirby Star Allies in 2018, but the pink puffball still has another Nintendo 3DS title to deliver later this year with Kirby Battle Royale. A recent overview trailer was released by Nintendo, detailing the various minigames, game modes, and copy abilities that can be found in the game.

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Of the Big 3 in the video game console market, Nintendo is obviously the most family-friendly provider around. That being said, it does not mean the Big N is liable to shy away from games for older audiences. More violence and suggestive content could be on its way to the Nintendo Switch soon, according to multiple developers quoted in The Wall Street Jounral.

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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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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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