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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle's Donkey Kong Adventure DLC offers quite a bit of content, Ubisoft plays coy about the future of the series

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle turned out to be quite the success for both Ubisoft and Nintendo, which is why it only makes sense that some DLC is on the way. Kingdom Battle's head honcho Davide Soliani wants you to know that the upcoming Donkey Kong Adventure DLC is going to be quite the beefy experience, and isn't some throwaway content.

It was going to be a small experience, two to three hours, one world. But in the end, it is almost half of the main game. In the main game you have 27 minutes of cinematics. DK has 20. In the main game you have four worlds, this is one but it is as big as two. It's 10 hours of gameplay. We've put everything in - all our passion.

Grant has added 45 minutes of new music. It was a nightmare to make him work for 45 minutes - he's not used to work. He's a little bit of a diva, a little bit of a slacker.

We wanted to change the feeling of the game as well. No battle is equal to another. Our programmers, when I told them, started to panic because it meant we'd have to rework from scratch the combat system. But it was worth it. People who've tried it say it feels different. Now I'm anxious about the player reaction. I always am.

After this DLC launches, is Soliani calling it a wrap on Mario + Rabbids? Could there be more content on the way, or something more than that? Soliani teased that the end might not be in sight.

We still have loads of ideas. We used one tenth of the ideas. But now the DLC is done... what I can say is we are working out, for the future... [pauses] who knows! ...I have no idea [laughs]. We'll see! I don't believe me either! We need time to work on something which makes sense. We are taking that time to see how it goes. You need time to think what you can do to bring something new for players.

Dream Alone - another round of footage

A mysterious sickness strikes a quiet village. One by one the townspeople fall into a coma, entire families falling prey to a death-like state. When the hero’s family becomes affected by the disease, he starts a dangerous journey to find the mythical sorceress, Lady Death, who is supposed to have powers that can stop or perhaps even reverse the disease.

Nintendo's Japanese Twitter account hits 1 million followers



Nintendo is celebrating a social media milestone with a bit of fancy artwork. Nintendo's Japanese Twitter account has reached 1 million followers! I'm surprised to learn it wasn't already at that number, but it looks like the success of the Switch has helped push the Twitter account to new heights.

Smash Bros. Ultimate - blog update for June 20th, 2018

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Assist Trophy: Bomberman

Bomberman is a brand-new Assist Trophy, which means he's here to help you during battle. The bombs he leaves on the stage detonate in his iconic, cross-shaped pattern!

Music: Bomb Rush Blush (from Splatoon)

Heroki coming to Switch this Summer


The peaceful sky village of Levantia is in danger! The dastardly Dr. N. Forchin and his accomplice, Vapor, have stolen the Emerix - a powerful amulet and all hope may be lost!

Fly into a beautiful action adventure and save a whimsical world full of flight and fantasy. Master the wind to fly, freefall, dash and bash your way across beautiful 3D rendered sky-islands, jungles, seas and deserts. Created by Picomy.

The Legend of Zelda Encyclopedia: Deluxe Edition - Video feature

The Legend of Zelda Encyclopedia Deluxe Edition honors the game that started it all by recreating the original gold cartridge as faithfully as possible. The book comes with a black polypropylene sleeve, lined with velvet flocking, and a scale instruction booklet with fun, theme-appropriate material inside.

SNK HEROINES ~Tag Team Frenzy~ has its two final characters revealed through PSN trophies

Looking for a bit of a spoiler on the roster for SNK HEROINES ~Tag Team Frenzy~? Thanks to a PSN trophies list, we now know the last two characters who made the cut. Hit the jump to have a look!

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Pokemon Quest - Pre-registration live on Google Play Store and iTunes

Pokemon Quest may have been out for a few weeks now on Switch, but the game is also heading to mobile. We now know the mobile release date to be June 28th, 2018. What we do know is that pre-registration is now live for both iPhone and Android devices. Just know that your progress in the Switch version won't transfer over to mobile, nor will your mobile progress transfer to Switch.

Nintendo Canada - Celebrate Mario Tennis Aces launch at the Nintendo Kiosks

Swing by the Nintendo Kiosks to play the Mario Tennis™ Aces game! Unleash an arsenal of shots and strategies in all-out tennis battles with friends, and fan-favourite Mushroom Kingdom characters. Store up energy and use it to pull off amazing feats: move so fast the world slows down around you or aim in first-person to send the ball crashing down! Also, enter an on-site draw for a chance to win the Mario Tennis Aces game for the Nintendo Switch system– don’t miss out!

Dates and times: June 23 and 24 at 12 – 4pm