As expected, a new Pokémon title was announced during today’s Nintendo Direct – here’s what you need to know about Sword & Shield!


News by Lindsay M. We’re taking a break from our regularly scheduled Catch-up to bring you what really matters: the news from the overnight Nintendo Direct, AKA news about the upcoming Pokémon title for the Nintendo Switch! As is the norm for the series, the title comes in two editions:…

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The best of today’s Nintendo Direct: February 14, 2019


News by Lindsay M. I’m going to start this introduction to today’s Nintendo Direct with what I know many of you are wondering: no, it does not include any Animal Crossing. It did, however, include many great tidbits, including new game announcements and more information on upcoming titles. Let’s take…

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This Week’s Switch Port Announcements: September 14, 2018


News by Matt C.Every week, there are approximately 356373454787 announcements for Switch ports of previously-released games. That’s great news for Switch owners, bad news for our wallets, and awful news for Lindsay, DDNet’s news editor. After this morning’s Nintendo Direct, there are even more than usual, which is… something. In…

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Recap: Nintendo Direct – September 13, 2018


News by Lindsay M. You know what? I’m going to break tradition and give everyone the only news they wanted from this Nintendo Direct: Animal Crossing is coming to the Nintendo Switch next year. That’s enough information to tide everyone over, right? (I know, it’s not, and I’m sorry!) But…

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News by Lindsay M. I don’t know about y’all, but I’ve hit my E3 wall and I’m burnt out; it’s unfortunate because I’m certain Nintendo deserves my energy. Smash Bros. is a given, but I think everyone is just waiting for a new Animal Crossing. I’ve heard absolutely nothing else…

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Nintendo Direct highlights – well, it was a bit muted, really


News by Matt S.  Nintendo held one of its semi-regular Direct shows today, showing off some more with games we already knew about, and announcing some new stuff that we didn’t. To be honest, I found the show rather muted; 2018 has a ways to go for Nintendo before it…

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