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Super Mario Film Production Confirmed

Nintendo has confirmed rumours that a Super Mario film is in development, announcing their production partner as Illumination Entertainment, better known as the power behind the Despicable Me and the Minions franchise. While few other details of the film have been released here’s what we do know… – The release date hasn’t been confirmed but…

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Nintendo Switch ‘sorpasso’ Sales sorpasso’d

Four days ago Gamereactor Spain released the news that sales of the Nintendo Switch in Spain (usually Sony territory) had ‘sorpasso’ [overtaken] sales of the Xbox One in just ten months compared with the Xbox One’s fifty. Based on Christmas sales figures Gamereactor Spain claimed that the Xbox One closed the year having sold nearly…

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Japan bids to introduce competitive e-sports

If you’re like me you watch the Olympics and wondering why you aren’t a competitive figure skater while shovelling a particularly gravy-laden steak and kidney pudding and starting an eighteen-hour Crash Bandicoot binge. Well good news, there might be an Olympic sport to suit our unique talents as Japan tries to legalise esports, with the…

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Age of Empires: Definitive Edition release date confirmed

If Nintendo has taught us anything, it’s that nostalgia sells. Combine nostalgia with an actually good game and it’s a recipe for success. Age of Empies, the game that defined a generation, has been worked on to bring us Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, a remaster worthy of the classic. Originally slated for release in…

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Pierim: Dragonborn Review

It’s been a while since I last ventured into Skyrim. My Dovahkiin, a Nord called Olaf, was all but retired. He’d brokered a tenuous peace between the Empire and the Stormcloaks, defeated Alduin, and foiled a vampire plot. Last anyone saw of him he’d bought a smallholding and decided to build himself a home befitting…