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Welcome to another episode of Switched On! March 3rd marked the second anniversary of Nintendo Switch's release, and Nintendo will soon be closing the books on its second complete fiscal year. Now that the dust has settled from the Pokémon Sword and Shield reveal and Reggie Fils-Aime's retirement announcement, we decided to take a little time to reflect the first two years of Nintendo Switch and speculate about the future. Join Ben, Alex, and first-time guest Humulos for a special anniversary episode of Switched On!

Nintendo Switch has become a treasure trove of fantastic indie adventures over the past two years. Its strong sales and portability make it an ideal release platform for independent developers, and Switch versions of smaller games have been selling like hotcakes. Switch's eShop is home to many new games, but it's also attracting classics like Super Meat Boy and Limbo, and it looks like another old favorite is on the way soon.

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During February's Nintendo Direct, we learned that Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is getting a DLC pack called "Captain Toad Special Episode." This update features 18 new challenges spread out across 5 new levels designed for both single-player and co-op experiences. The Special Episode is available now for $5.99.

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Nintendo is all set to launch Yoshi's Crafted World in just over two weeks. There's already a public demo available for download, but it sticks to the earliest parts of the game. If you're on the fence and want to check out some later levels before you buy, we've got some good news. Tons of new footage has been rolling in showing off a variety of new Yoshi levels.

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Fortnite is one of the hottest games in the world right now, with millions of players across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC, and mobile devices. It also has cross-play functionality, letting players on different platforms compete directly. However, Epic Games has just announced that the latest update makes some major changes to player pools.

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Back in January, we learned that developer nWay is creating a new Power Rangers fighting game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Power Rangers: Battle for the Grid aims to be the "high fidelity fighting game" that Power Rangers fans crave, and it's set to launch this Spring. Following the brief teaser we got in January, nWay has just released a more extensive gameplay trailer.

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Following the immense success of Super Mario Odyssey on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Dream released an official art book for the game in Japan. The book is packed with concept art and behind the scenes details, including the closest thing to an official Bowsette we'll ever get. If you're a collector of art books, you'll be happy to know that The Art of Super Mario Odyssey is officially heading to North America.

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Nintendo first unveiled Super Smash Bros. Ultimate with a tagline of "Everyone is here," and indeed, Ultimate boasts an incredible roster that includes every past playable character in franchise history. That said, many fans are never truly satisfied with any roster, no matter how big. For those ever-insatiable Smash players, there's always mods, including this recent Shrek mod.

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Capcom recently launched Devil May Cry 5 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, and it looks to be off to a strong start. The supernatural hack and slash adventure is pulling in impressive reviews, prompting Capcom USA CEO Kiichiro Urata to declare "Capcom is back!" So why not bring the latest Capcom success story to Switch, expanding its reach even further? Capcom recently weighed in on that possibility.

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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate lives up to its name with an ultimate roster consisting of every past character as well as a handful of new fighters. It's not nearly as comprehensive when it comes to game modes, but that could be changing. Nintendo recently announced that Smash Ultimate is getting a Version 3.0 update soon, but they declined to say what would be added in that update. Thanks to data miners, we might have our answer.

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Earlier today, Square Enix surprised fans by announcing that Octopath Traveler is getting a mobile prequel. Octopath Traveler: Champions of the Continent is getting an early demo next week and will launch in full later this year. So what does this mean for the future of the franchise on Nintendo Switch? Players have a tendency to fear the worst when a game moves to mobile, but there's no reason to be upset in this case.

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Kirby's Epic Yarn began its life on Nintendo's Wii, but this adorable platformer didn't stop there. After porting the game to Wii U in 2015, Nintendo decided to bring it to 3DS as well. The latest version of the game, now with "Extra" tossed in the title, includes new abilities, a new game mode, and new mini-games, and it's out now in most regions of the world. Sorry, Australia, but you have to wait until tomorrow.

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Long before Undertale made its debut, indie developer Toby Fox was already working on a successor. Last October Fox released the first chapter of this new game, Deltarune, as a free download on PC. Fox is currently attempting to recruit a team to help him develop the rest of the game, but in the meantime, that first chapter has already been ported to Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. Unfortunately, it seems there's currently an issue preventing it from staying on the Switch eShop.

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Nintendo is the latest company to join the virtual reality market following last night's announcement. Nintendo Labo VR certainly won't compete directly with much more expensive hardware like PlayStation VR and Oculus Rift, but it offers a cheaper entry point into simple VR experiences. A starter kit, several expansion packs, and a complete bundle will all be available beginning on April 12th, and you can pre-order now.

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Last month, we reported on rumors that Nintendo was planning to enter the virtual reality market in 2019. Emily Rogers reported that Nintendo was preparing VR features for "a small, select number of traditional first-party software titles," and GoNintendo reported later that day that Nintendo Labo would be the first. Today that proved true.

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