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In recent years, Nintendo has had great success re-selling their old games in the form of the plug-and-play NES Classic and SNES Classic. Sony saw that success and wanted a piece of the pie themselves, so they launched the PlayStation Classic just in time for the lucrative holiday 2018 season. Unfortunately for Sony, it appears their latest piece of hardware was not stuffed in many stockings over the holidays.

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Earlier this year, an earlier prototype for Pokémon Gold and Silver leaked in ROM form, and when The Cutting Room Floor got their hands on the file, they discovered dozens of unused Pokémon. These monsters were in development for the second generation games but were either scrapped altogether or heavily redesigned to become the Pokémon we all know and love. Today a new batch of unused Pokémon surfaced, this time on a Japanese TV show.

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Sony's PlayStation Classic hasn't been wowing reviewers. While there are certain tiny flaws with the system that add up, the main problem most reviewers and consumers have is the selection of games. Most of the PlayStation's iconic and bestselling games are missing for one reason or another. Now that dataminers have their hands on the systems, however, they've discovered evidence that a total of thirty-six games were cut from the PlayStation Classic.

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Back in 1995, Nintendo launched the Broadcast Satellaview add-on for Super Nintendo, allowing Japanese fans to experience content broadcast over satellite TV. This occasionally included exclusive games, like the Zelda spin-off Ancient Stone Tablets or BS Super Mario Collection, a new version of Super Mario All-Star with extra content. In the case of the latter, Nintendo made some rather strange music choices.

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Super Metroid is one of the most critically acclaimed games of all time, and it still has a thriving fan base to this day. As a staple of the speedrunning community, it has been thoroughly dissected and combed for secrets again and again over the two and a half decades since it debuted on Super Nintendo. Despite all of this, at least one Easter Egg has remained hidden from most of the world all this time. Until now.

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The PlayStation Classic will be hitting stores next week, but reviewers have already gotten their hands on a few. And from the looks of it, the PlayStation Classic is a lot less than the sum of its parts. Reviews so far have been mixed to poor, with many sites pointing out some glaring flaws that probably won't be fixed by the time it's ready for retail.

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Billy Mitchell, once hailed as the "King of Kong," has been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. Mitchell has always been a controversial figure, but his infamy reached new heights earlier this year when an investigation by Twin Galaxies concluded that his high scores in Donkey Kong were achieved on an emulator, not an actual arcade machine. Mitchell has promised to prove his innocence, and he recently took steps to regain his prestige.

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Few franchises have had a bigger impact on the video game industry than The Legend of Zelda, and arguably the most influential and beloved of all the Zelda games is Ocarina of Time. The legendary tale of the Hero of Time and his battle against Ganon captured the hearts and minds of millions of fans and inspired countless games. Today this classic adventure celebrates a major milestone.

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While millions around the world are either nostalgically revisiting Kanto or heading there for the first time, Did You Know Gaming decided to mark the launch of Let's Go, Pikachu and Let's Go, Eevee with a lengthy collection of obscure Pokémon facts. There's plenty to dig through, including tidbits about the music, Pokémon designs, and mistakes that weren't caught before launch, but perhaps the most interesting revelation is that the original games almost ended up being much harder.

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Nintendo has found great success with its Classic console lineup, selling over 10 million combined NES and SNES Classic Edition consoles. To many, following them up with an N64 Classic seems like it would be a no-brainer, and Nintendo has even filed trademarks related to Nintendo 64 in recent months. Is an announcement on the way? Not so fast, says Reggie.

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Mario vs. Donkey Kong and The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks are two very different Nintendo games. The former was a Game Boy Advance puzzle-platformer that brought a strategic edge to the old Donkey Kong formula, and the latter is a touch-screen-based Zelda game that sees us traversing Hyrule via locomotive. These games are two well-enjoyed extensions to Nintendo's most prolific franchises, and they have something in common: they've both been given new trademarks, meaning we might see more of them in the future!

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RuneScape was one hell of a game back in the day. Not only does it hold the Guinness World Record as the most popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game of all time, but its expansiveness is almost unheard of. Unfortunately, the game was forgotten in time after a bout of updates that, to most, ruined the game. Luckily, the team at Jagex gave us a revival in 2013 with the release of Old School RuneScape, a complete backup of the game's beloved circa-2007 servers. Now that version of the game is receiving a mobile port on both iOS and Android, complete with cross-platform play with PC users. And boy oh boy, does it ever work smoothly!

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If you're a fan of Resident Evil 4, you probably have it on your platform of choice, and maybe a couple of other copies across different consoles. From PlayStation 2 to Xbox One, the game has seen ports to different consoles eleven times so far, and it's not stopping there! In order to expand the reach of the best games their legendary franchise has to offer, Capcom has announced that they're bringing three fan-favorite games to the Nintendo Switch: Resident Evil 4, Resident Evil, and Resident Evil 0.

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It's been nearly two years since Nintendo debuted the NES Classic Edition, a plug and play console loaded up with 30 classic Nintendo games. This delightful little stocking stuffer remained almost constantly sold out after launch, prompting Nintendo to follow it up with the SNES Classic Edition. The two mini consoles have continued their popularity into 2018, with the former even topping June's hardware charts, and now they've collectively hit a major milestone.

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Switch is moving on up in the world. Nintendo's hybrid console made its debut in March of 2017, and less than a year later it had officially surpassed Wii U's lifetime sales numbers. Switch's sales numbers have slowed down a bit from that record-setting first year on the market, but those numbers should pick up again soon with Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Pokémon: Let's Go on the way. In the meantime, Switch just reached a major milestone.

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