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Games Opinion

Either I'm a Strategic Genius, or 'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' Is Too Easy

Without trying, my precious students have turned into war machines, turning combat into an elaborate and optional mini-game.
Patrick Klepek
7 hours ago
Games News

A First-Person Adventure Is One of the Coolest Mario Maker Levels Yet

They somehow pulled this off using tools meant for a platformer. It must be seen to be believed.
Patrick Klepek
8.8.19
Games News

Major Video Game Companies Commit to Disclosing Loot Box Probability

Companies such as Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft are committing to reforming practices around paid lootboxes, the Entertainment Software Association says.
Nicole Carpenter
8.7.19
Games News

Clever ‘Mario Maker’ Fan Adds Desperately Missed Feature: World Maps

It requires jumping through a few hoops, but it's worth it.
Patrick Klepek
7.31.19
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An Old Letter Reveals the Unusual Story of a 'Donkey Kong' Glitch

A glitch that made the original 'Donkey Kong' arcade game easier to play was costing arcade owners money, and they had to fix it.
Matthew Gault
7.30.19
Games Features

The Near Impossible 20-Year Journey to Translate 'Fire Emblem: Thracia 776'

Nintendo's heralded strategy series is now completely playable in English, thanks to the tireless work of fans battling what the community dubbed the "translation patch killer."
Patrick Klepek
7.29.19
Games Reviews

'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' Is the Reinvention the Series Needed

By making combat more transparent and giving you more time with the world's characters, Nintendo has revitalized its tactical RPG franchise once again.
Austin Walker
7.25.19
Games Features

20-Second Gauntlets of Death Are the Hottest Trend in 'Mario Maker'

The best part is, you don't have to be an expert to beat them!
Patrick Klepek
7.24.19
Games News

Internal Nintendo Memo Instructs Customer Service to Fix ‘Joy-Con Drift’ for Free

The company will repair devices free of charge, even outside of the warranty period.
Patrick Klepek
7.23.19
Games Features

Just Looking at This ‘Mario Maker 2’ Stage Will Give You Anxiety

Good luck finding four red coins in all that madness.
Patrick Klepek
7.17.19
Games News

Nintendo Deleted a Very Popular ‘Mario Maker 2' Stage Without Explanation

This happened all the time with the original 'Mario Maker,' but the hope was Nintendo might have learned some lessons.
Patrick Klepek
7.16.19
Mobile Games

'Dr. Mario World' Is a Great Game for Two Hours. Then It Wants Money

‘Dr. Mario’ is the perfect fit for mobile, but it can’t escape the revenue streams that define the market.
Matthew Gault
7.10.19
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