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What’s new with Nintendo 2DS XL

  • 03/05/2017 at 00:04 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Nintendo 2DS XLNintendo has been riding high on the release of both their Nintendo Switch and the 3DS XL, a larger screened, updated version of their current handheld line. So it was with some surprise that they announced the 2DS XL, a two-dimensional, cheaper version of its 3D predecessor.

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So…does the Nintendo Switch suck?

  • 16/03/2017 at 01:09 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Nintendo SwitchI have been watching the controversy about the Nintendo Switch for awhile now. Early leaks and demo play left a bad taste in a lot of mouths, and Nintendo fans haven’t forgotten the utter failure of the Wii U. But now the Switch is out, and we can put some real experience behind our opinions.

So, does the Nintendo Switch suck? This blogger weighs in with a resounding: meh.

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Nintendo NX rumor roundup include a VR feature

  • 24/07/2016 at 23:01 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Nintendo NXThe mini Nintendo classic console isn’t the only big news this month coming from the company. Speculation continues to build about the features of the much anticipated Nintendo NX. Let’s round up some of those rumors and see what might just be coming next year. Maybe we can get over the bitter disappointment of no announcement at E3.

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Pokemon Go causes security concerns

  • 19/07/2016 at 00:29 by It's a Gadget Staff
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PrivacyWe already covered Pokemon Go and the fact that it has taken over the internet and the real world in a crazy way. But as is often the case, the game is losing a bit of its shine as security concerns flood the web. Should you be worried?

Third Party Pokemon Go Scammer Apps

The first concern is third party apps that look like the game, but aren’t. These are scammer applications that have infiltrating app stores since it became such a success. They will look similar, or identical, to Pokemon Go. But when used they will either transmit information, or in the case of one, drive porn clicks on alternate sites.

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Nintendo announces classic mini NES with 30 games for $60

  • 15/07/2016 at 00:38 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Nintendo Mini NesNintendo has announced that they will be releasing a new mini version of the classic Nintendo Entertainment System console. It will include 30 of the most beloved NES games built into the system, and will clock in at only $60.

A Return Of The Nintendo Classics

If you are anything like me, you grew up playing the classic NES and SNES games for hours on end during the weekends and summers. Now the company that brought one of the most famous consoles in history is counting on that nostalgia.

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Pokemon Go has officially taken over everything

  • 13/07/2016 at 00:03 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Pokemon GoPokemon Go has officially taken over everything. And you should be really excited about that.

This afternoon my aunt posted on Facebook with a photo from a nearby popular city park. In it were about two dozen people sitting standing with their phones out, all in the same spot. The caption read that every single person there was playing Pokemon Go, and they had all met there by chance in their hunt.

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Can Xbox One S overtake PS4 supremacy?

  • 20/06/2016 at 15:11 by It's a Gadget Staff
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Microsoft Xbox One SMicrosoft has unveiled their latest XBox One console, the XBox One S. The updated version fixes a couple of the issues that were previously brought up by gamers, and offers an intermediary device prior to the Project Scorpio release coming in 2017.

Due to the much bigger news about Project Scorpio and its integrated VR and 4K gaming, a lot of cynics have been pointing out the futility of an updated XBox One device that won’t match up to next year’s release.

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