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Nintendo Switch is about to get a game that was once so controversial it sparked United States Congressional hearings. Night Trap is a classic SEGA CD game (or interactive movie) where the player has to protect a group of teenage girls while watching them through a series of surveillance cameras. The game was accused of being excessively violent and sexual in nature, and Nintendo once declared that it would never appear on one of their consoles. Until now.

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Have you ever looked at the SEGA Saturn and thought, "I sure wish I could weigh myself on this"? Well, your dreams are about to come true. Japanese scale maker Tanita just came out with a Saturn-themed product, which can track all sorts of things related to your health.

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Super Smash Bros. Melee was one of the most popular titles on GameCube, and nearly 17 years later it still has a dedicated following of passionate fans. While the Smash series is generally associated with 1v1 showdowns or big party battles, the games also have a variety of extra modes, including a timed Break the Targets mission. All these years later, fans are still fighting for new world records on these modes, and one player recently succeeded.

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Capcom has announced that a special commemorative concert will be held in Japan on July 8th to celebrate Mega Man's 30th anniversary. The concert will feature songs from Mega Man, Mega Man X, Mega Man Battle Network, and other games in the franchise; the tracks will be arranged by Noriyuki Iwadare and performed by the Mega Man 30th Anniversary Special Band. There will also be a special talk show after the concert that could feature some new Mega Man announcements, and attendees will get the chance to purchase exclusive items at the event.

Last week, SEGA announced that the Dreamcast classic Shenmue and its sequel, Shenmue II, would be getting "definitive edition" rereleases on PS4, Xbox One, and PC later this year. While they laid out a bunch of new and improved features for the games, SEGA did not reveal crucial detail about the ports until now: the price. According to a video from YouTuber Adam Koralik, who played the games recently in Japan, the rerelease bundle will cost players $30, with global versions of the game featuring similar pricing in local currencies.

It's been almost 17 years since Wave Race: Blue Storm released on the Nintendo GameCube, but it seems like the wait for a new installment in the Wave Race franchise could be over soon. During an interview with Fandom at the BAFTA Awards last week, Nintendo general manager and former Wave Race director Shinya Takahashi teased that a Wave Race game could be coming to the Switch at some point in the future.

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Capcom is bringing the entire Mega Man X series to modern platforms in July in the form of the Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2 pack. The bundle includes all eight games with updates and enhancements, plus a ton of new content. The first of the two collections was recently featured on Capcom TV, giving us a good look at the menu, the extra content contained in the Museum, and the new X Challenge boss mode.

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Just a few days ago, SEGA announced a lineup of games called SEGA Ages coming to Nintendo Switch this summer. The service is similar to Nintendo's Virtual Console, offering players the chance to download classic SEGA games to a modern system. More recently, SEGA revealed the first five retro titles we can get our hands on later this year.

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The NES Classic Edition made for an excellent stocking stuffer when it debuted in Holiday 2016, but Nintendo was woefully unprepared to keep up with demand. Thankfully, they've promised to bring the NES Classic back in 2018, thanks to the success of the SNES Classic. Nintendo has been all quiet on that front for over six months now, but a recent development in Japan suggests that the plug-and-play mini console will return soon.

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Nintendo launched The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild over a year ago, and fans are still finding things to get excited about. The latest discovery is an Easter Egg hidden in plain sight that has gone unnoticed for months. During the Trial of the Sword (which was added as DLC last Summer), players encounter a total of seven Sheikah monks. What no one realized before is that they're hiding a secret.

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Ever buy something and get a little more than you bargained for? YouTuber Julian Turner likes to snag rare old games and game memorabilia for unboxing videos on his channel, but a recent purchase caught him off guard. After picking up a pair of old NES games at a market, Turner returned home to discover that the cartridges were packed with drugs.

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SEGA was once a proud competitor in the video game industry, but their last major console is now virtually synonymous with failure. Why did the Dreamcast crash and burn so hard? The latest episode of Did You Know Gaming tackles the troubled development process behind SEGA's infamous console, highlighting the business decisions and market pressures that ultimately led to SEGA's withdrawal from the hardware race.

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The King of Kong controversy continues. Following a lengthy investigation by three parties, it was determined that Billy Mitchell's Donkey Kong arcade scores were not achieved within the rules set by Twin Galaxies. As such, Mitchell was stripped of all his scores by both Twin Galaxies and Guinness World Records. Mitchell continues to deny any wrongdoing on his part, and he has addressed the issue in a new video.

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In 1996, the SEGA Saturn was home to a dual tactical RPG/dating sim in the form of Sakura Wars, which follows the story of an all-women task force known as the Imperial Assault Squad in their bid to defend the world from evil. The franchise was a hit in Japan and spawned OVAs, an anime series, and a movie on top of several sequels, the last of which—Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love—was the first to hit North America on PlayStation 2 and Wii in 2005. Since then, the series has faded into obscurity, aside from tie-ins with the Project X Zone games.

One fan poll and a SEGA Fes 2018 livestream later, however, SEGA has announced that a brand new game, tentatively titled "Shin Sakura Wars," is currently in development. Hit the jump for more details!

It's been a rough week for the King of Kong. After several months of investigation by three different parties, it was determined that former Donkey Kong arcade champ Billy Mitchell broke the rules. Video game world record tracker Twin Galaxies discovered that Mitchell had submitted high scores achieved on emulators rather than actual arcade machines, making them invalid. The consequences continue to pile up for Mitchell, as Guinness World Records has also decided to take action.

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