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Nintendo Tweets About Splatoon 2’s April Update, Then Deletes It

Nintendo Tweets About Splatoon 2’s April Update, Then Deletes It

Promises “minor adjustments to a variety of weapons” by Damien McFerran 1 hour ago It seems like someone at Nintendo HQ got a little ahead of themselves with regards to a social network post for an upcoming Splatoon 2 update. A tweet went out today which mentioned a patch containing “minor adjustments to a variety of weapons” for the popular online shooter, but the tweet was deleted not long afterwards, suggesting that it was posted earlier than was planned. Nintendo had previously stated that another update for the game would be coming in April, so it’s not like it’s a...

Ty the Tasmanian Tiger HD Review (Switch eShop)

Ty the Tasmanian Tiger HD Review (Switch eShop)

Two of the biggest trends in gaming right now are developers making use of Kickstarter campaigns and studios bringing back their classic, nostalgia-inducing properties. TY the Tasmanian Tiger HD is a product of both of these trends. Originally released in 2002 for GameCube, Xbox and PS2, TY the Tasmanian Tiger is a 3D mascot platformer in the same vein as all the other late nineties and early noughties 3D mascot platformers. The game’s story is the same as it always was. After losing his family to Boss Cass and an alternate world known as ‘The Dreaming,’ TY is the only...

Video: What Island Life Is Like In Animal Crossing: New Horizons One Month Later

Video: What Island Life Is Like In Animal Crossing: New Horizons One Month Later

Animal Crossing: New Horizons has been out now since 20th March, so how is it holding up? Our lovely senior video producer Alex Olney has played the game for more than a month now and is pleased to report it’s still as enjoyable as when he first started it. While he’s documented everything possible at the time of review, he’s noticed over time how buildings and features can be unlocked in a different order, depending on how you play. It’s not quite as linear in terms of progression, as some Animal Crossing veterans might have expected.Adding to this, there’s always...

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Turnip Exchange – Make Millions Of Bells The Easy Way – Guide

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Turnip Exchange – Make Millions Of Bells The Easy Way – Guide

Have you brave souls been attempting to get rich off the Stalk Market in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, only to end up wasting all of your Bells on bad luck and timing? Wanting to dig yourself out of that pitfall hole of debt with Tom Nook? As many of us are undoubtedly familiar, the Stalk Market is an invaluable – and finicky – system for getting rich quick; however, there are some novel ways in New Horizons to make this opportunity work even more to your financial advantage. Don’t forget to check out our exhaustive Animal Crossing: New Horizons guide...

Cooking Mama: Cookstar Pulled From Switch eShop Amid Accusations Of Mining Cryptocurrency

Cooking Mama: Cookstar Pulled From Switch eShop Amid Accusations Of Mining Cryptocurrency

Update: Since this story broke at the weekend, people have been speculating that the reason Cooking Mama: Cookstar has been pulled from the eShop is due to the fact that it mines cryptocurrency using the processing power of the Switch owners who download it to their systems. When the game was first revealed, the developers mentioned blockchain technology – a fact which has inspired these recent accusations. The developers have now responded to these claims (thanks, Nintendo Everything), and stress that the claims regarding blockchain tech being used in the game were “hypothetical”: As the developers we can say with...