E3
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38 things you should know about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

A quick rundown to get you excited for December

Shopping
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Nintendo holiday deals offer even better game discounts beyond Black Friday

Nintendo has launched its holiday cyber deals, unveiling a number of discounts on popular Wii U and Nintendo 3DS games just ahead of Black Friday. Although this sale will overlap with the major...

News
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Nintendo reports huge quarterly loss amid plummeting Wii U sales

The first quarter of Nintendo’s current fiscal year wasn’t pretty, as a massive drop in Wii U sales led to a significant decrease in sales and an operating loss of 5.13 billion yen ($48.7 million),...

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Best Buy’s Black Friday in July sale features some of the year's biggest games

Best Buy is celebrating the summer by offering several deals on console games and electronics from today through July 24. Here are some of the sale’s best games and deepest discounts: Fallout 4 (...

Guides
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Star Fox Zero beginner's guide

Although Nintendo has a reputation for developing simple, easily digestible experiences, every so often it can throw a curveball our way. Enter Star Fox Zero, which not only has some really tough...

Report
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Star Fox Zero is about trying new things — whether old-school fans like it or not

Star Fox Zero, now out on Wii U, harkens back to the series' roots in many ways, except for a major one: its control scheme. Gameplay is based heavily on the Wii U GamePad's motion controls for...

News
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President of Star Fox Zero dev PlatinumGames steps down (update)

PlatinumGames president Tatsuya Minami stepped down from his role leading the developer late last month, according to a report from GamesBusiness.JP. He has been replaced by Kenichi Sato, who was...

News
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Watch the first-ever Star Fox animated short right here

Nintendo has teamed up with Production I.G. for an animated film based on Star Fox Zero ahead of the Wii U game's launch this Friday. You can watch the premiere of Star Fox Zero: The Battle Begins...

Video
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How Star Fox Guard blends Night Trap, tower defense and robot frogs

Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube Star Fox Guard is certainly the lesser-known of the two Star Fox games launching this Friday, but it's worth paying attention to. It is, at its...

Wii U
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Star Fox Zero channels everything bad about Wii U game design

Star Fox Zero is something of a reimagining/reboot of the series, as it takes story elements from the original SNES game and mixes it with events and ideas from each subsequent title — including a...