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Jelly Deals: Squishy Metroid amiibo back on Amazon for £13

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A note from the editor: Jelly Deals is a deals site launched by our parent company, Gamer Network, with a mission to find the best bargains out there. Look out for the Jelly Deals roundup of reduced-price games and kit every Saturday on Eurogamer. In terms of the often-baffling “Toys ...

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Poundland now sells video games for a fiver

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Poundland is selling video games for no more than £5 a pop. Here you go, sir. 10 copies of Destiny. Our friends at GamesIndustry.biz report Poundland shops are selling PlayStation 4, PS3, Xbox One and Xbox 360 games all sourced from Music Magpie. Yes, Music Magpie, the company people sell ...

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Switch Bayonetta 2 is a turbo-charged Wii U port

Last year we made the case that Wii U ports for Switch are a very good thing – a chance to bulk up the library of Nintendo’s new hybrid console with an array of quality games that never quite got the exposure they deserved. We wrote that piece based on ...

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Nintendo Switch outsold Wii U in less than a year

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14.86m Nintendo Switch consoles have now been sold worldwide since the platform’s launch in March last year. The figures, announced this morning by Nintendo, are impressive – but especially notable as Switch has now eclipsed lifetime sales of its failed predecessor Wii U. To put this in perspective, Wii U ...

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Why Zelda's Champions' Ballad add-on doesn't really work

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It seems a shame to end Nintendo’s extraordinary 2017 on a bum note, but here we are. The Champion’s Ballad, the second expansion pack for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, is a workmanlike add-on that gives you a little bit more of one of the best games ...

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Wii Shop Channel shuts down in 2019

Shop til’ it’s dropped. By Vic Hood Published 29/09/2017 The Wii Shop Channel shuts down in 2019, Nintendo has announced. Originally reported by Gematsu, the closure is set for 31st January 2019. After this date users will no longer be able to buy titles or applications from the channel for ...

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Assassin's Creed: the story so far

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There will likely never be a better entry point to Assassin’s Creed than Origins, released today. A prequel set a thousand years before the events of Assassin’s Creed 1, Origins can be enjoyed as your first experience of the series. And yet AC is built on history – upon its ...

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