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Polygon’s Star Fox Zero Review Raises Questions About Writing Process

Gone are the days that game reviewers need put any effort into their work. As the latest batch of Star Fox Zero opinions flurry about the internet, it’s clear that any integrity the game review industry (or whatever the hell is going on here) ever once had has been flushed …

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Nintendo Doesn’t Fire Women for Being Bullied

Such crap has been written over the private-turned-public sacking of a Nintendo employee (who happens to be female) this week, which I guess comes at no surprise. For those unaware of the "situation", an employee who apparently worked in some capacity alongside the team within Nintendo of America's "Treehouse" came …

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PlayStation VR is too Expensive

PlayStation VR is certainly an interesting proposition, but in its current form with the content currently on offer, it’s too damn expensive. I must say I was surprised at the announcement this week that the device, which is after all a peripheral accessory to attach to your PlayStation 4 that …

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Reminder: Video Games are Fun

If you like to label yourself as a “gamer” chances are that in the last seven days you’ve been outraged about something that’s happened in the world of video games. Perhaps a game you were looking forward to was reviewed poorly. Maybe something was cut out of the English language …

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Twitter Moments Excludes Video Games

This week Twitter launched its ‘Moments’ feature in Australia in an effort to give more context behind the sorts of things you see people talk about on the social network. Those hoping to use the feature as a source of video game news will be disappointed. The Moments platform takes …

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Nintendo NX: The Realistic Predictions

In 2015, Nintendo’s then CEO shook the gaming world by revealing a new console — code named “NX” — was in development. The console, it was said, would be an “all new concept” and was used to reaffirm the company’s position on making traditional (read: non-phone) games into the future. …

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What We Really Learnt From Nintendo’s February Earnings Call

Nintendo’s February earnings call has been and gone and, as always, it seems the many tidbits of informations have been lost in translation as tech and gaming sites try desperately to understand the meaning of all those numbers. Every four months publicly listed companies around the globe spit out their …

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Nintendo’s New CEO Might Not Be Someone Expected

With the sad passing of Satoru Iwata this month, Nintendo are faced with the task of appointing a successor who will guide the company into the future. Choosing a CEO is rarely done with little thought. Many large companies have taken months or even years before deciding on the person …

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Nintendo Not Ready to Ditch Wii U Just Yet

Nintendo may be hard at work on their next console, but that doesn’t mean its current technology — Wii U — is dead and buried. Many media outlets are taking the revelations that Nintendo is building a “dedicated platform with a brand new concept” — code named ‘NX’ — is …

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