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Pokémon Unite Update Nerfs Eldegoss, Buffs Charizard and Wigglytuff

The first major Pokémon Unite update centered around balance changes has arrived. This is great news if you play as Charizard or Wigglytuff, but slightly less stellar if you were supporting your teammates as Eldegoss. The new Pokémon Unite update nerfs Eldegoss pretty substantially as its HP restoration moves Cotton Guard and Cotton Cloud Crash have been decreased. Meanwhile, Wigglytuff has seen increases across the board to boost its defense and health, while several attacks have been strengthe...
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Free housing, scholarships, and spray tans: See the perks that colleges are offering students to get the COVID-19 vaccine this fall

A Pell Grant is aimed at low-income students who need extra money to afford the cost of college. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images Some colleges and universities are mandating that students and staff get the COVID vaccine. Others are offering a range of perks to incentivize, but not require, students to get the shot. These include things like scholarships, tech bundles, parking passes and even free housing. See more stories on Insider's business page. Colleges and universities across the US ...
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3 Alternative Uses for Your Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Controllers

The Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Con controllers are capable of more than just gaming. If Joy-Con drift hasn’t made you bananas, then you can detach the controllers (on the bigger, non-Lite Switch) and use them in a variety of different ways. Here are three of the most useful ones we’ve found.Read more...
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How to play All-Rounders in Pokémon Unite: Charizard, Lucario, Garchomp, Machamp

All-Rounders bring a bit of offense and defense to the battlefield. Here are a few tips to master Charizard, Garchomp, Machamp, and Lucario in Pokémon Unite.
Tags: Gaming, Games, Trends, How-to, Pokemon, Lucario, Nintendo Switch, Pokémon Unite, Charizard Lucario Garchomp Machamp, Charizard Garchomp Machamp

How to set up your Nintendo Switch for repair when it's not working properly

You can initiate a repair for your Nintendo Switch through Nintendo's website. Guillaume Payen/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images You can set up your Nintendo Switch for repair after contacting Nintendo Support through the options provided on Nintendo's website. If you purchased your Nintendo Switch less than a year ago and it is not physically damaged, your repair is likely free. When sending your Nintendo Switch to a repair center, carefully wrap and pad the console to pre...
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All maps and battle arenas in Pokémon Unite: Overviews, wild Pokémon, and more

Pokémon Unite offers several different maps, ranging from small stadiums to massive islands. Here's what you need to know about all Pokémon Unite maps.
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'The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD' revitalizes one of Nintendo's most polarizing games for a new generation on Switch

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD" / Nintendo "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD" remasters a Nintendo Wii classic for the Nintendo Switch. "Skyward Sword HD" improves the graphics, controls, and overall pacing of the original 2008 release. Despite its age, "Skyward Sword" can help keep Zelda fans entertained until "Breath of the Wild 2." Skyward Sword HD (small) "The Legend of Zelda: Skyward...
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Free New Pokémon Snap DLC adds three new courses and 20 Pokémon

New Pokémon Snap is getting a surprise DLC that brings three courses and 20 monsters to the game.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Nintendo, Pokemon, Dlc, Nintendo Switch, New Pokémon Snap

Knockout City Season 2 Heads to Hollywood, Officially Out Now

The second season of EA and Velan Studios’ multiplayer dodgeball game Knockout City is officially out now, giving players the chance to dive into some classic, Hollywood-inspired action. RELATED: Knockout City Season 2 Goes to Hollywood, Releasing Next Week Knockout City Season 2, titled “Fight at the Movies,” will see players getting some brand new rewards to claim as they play, including new skins, dodgeballs, animations, and more. Housed on Hollywood Drive-In, the game’s new map, players can ...
Tags: Games, Electronic Arts, Knockout City, Nintendo Switch, Pc, Playstation 4, Playstation 5, Video Game News, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/s

How to sync a Wii Remote to a Wii, Wii U, or PC

It only takes a few moments to connect a Wii Remote to your console. Gilles Bassignac/Getty Images You can sync a Wii Remote to a Wii or Wii U console by pressing the sync button on both the remote and the console. You'll need to sync each Wii Remote separately before using them. If your Wii Remote won't sync, make sure its batteries aren't low, and try closing whatever game is currently open. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Before you start playing...
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Pokémon Unite Review | An Accessible MOBA That’s Fun for All

Multiplayer online battle arena games have become a staple of strategy titles over the years with League of Legends and Dota 2 being the two biggest names in the subgenre. However, from the outside looking in, MOBAs can be quite intimidating with matches that can last an hour or more, complicated minutia, and tutorials full of unique jargon. Thanks to a cast of familiar faces, a simplified design, and a friendly atmosphere, The Pokémon Company’s Pokémon Unite is the best way to dip your toes int...
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Nintendo Switch vs. Steam Deck

The Steam Deck looks like the first real contender that the Nintendo Switch has had in years. We're comparing the two to see which has the best specs.
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How to play Supporters in Pokémon Unite: Eldegoss, Mr. Mime, and Wigglytuff

Supporter is a tricky class to play in Pokémon Unite. Check out our beginner guide to learn a few tips and tricks that'll help you dominate the battlefield.
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What is Affinity in Monster Hunter Rise?

There are a lot of stats, but you should ignore this one. Here's everything you need to know about Affinity and how to improve it in Monster Hunter: Rise. 
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Capcom, Monster Hunter, Nintendo Switch, Game Guide, Monster Hunter Rise

How to play Defenders in Pokémon Unite: Snorlax, Crustle, and Slowbro

Defenders in Pokémon Unite require a bit more finesse than you'd imagine. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when playing as Snorlax, Crustle, or Slowbro.
Tags: Gaming, Games, Trends, How-to, Pokemon, Slowbro, Nintendo Switch, Pokémon Unite, Snorlax Crustle

How to play Speedsters in Pokémon Unite: Gengar, Talonflame, and more

Speedsters in Pokémon Unite excel at scoring points and pulling off last hits. Here are a few tips, tricks, and strategies to master the difficult Battle Type.
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Best Nintendo Switch deals and bundles for August 2021

We've smoked out the best deals, featuring Mario, Super Smash Bros., and more
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The best Breath of the Wild mods for PC

The Nintendo Switch doesn't support mods, but you can still play with the best Breath of the Wild mods on PC through an emulator.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Modding, Pc Gaming, Nintendo Switch, Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Switch Lite vs. Switch vs. Switch OLED: Which Nintendo console should you buy?

Between the Nintendo Switch, Lite, and OLED, there's no shortage of devices to choose from. Here, we compare all three systems to help you make your choice.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Nintendo, Buying Guides, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, Nintendo Switch OLED

Pokémon Unite: 10 essential tips & tricks for beginners

If you're having trouble coming to terms with Pokémon Unite's difficult combat, we've got you covered. Here are a few tips and tricks to keep you in the fight.
Tags: Gaming, Games, Trends, How-to, Pokemon, Nintendo Switch, Pokémon Unite

Monster Hunter Stories 2 Bottle Cap guide: Where to find them, and how best to spend them

There is a special currency in Monster Hunter Stories 2 called Bottle Caps. We will show you how to find them, and what to spend them on.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Monster Hunter, Nintendo Switch, Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin, Monster Hunter Stories 2

Ani-Gamers Podcast #160 – Falling for a Scam to Own the Anime Industry

Evan and David discuss Evan’s new digital manga service Azuki (the subject of a new recurring disclaimer), the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct, the Switch OLED, and AnimeTube. In the queue the boys talk about some old games (namely Metroid II: Return of Samus and Sonic the Hedgehog ), then Evan reviews the new movie Mobile Suit Gundam: Hathaway’s Flash . Topics include: what is Kazuya Mishima’s thing, very important Switch kickstand updates, and Tomino Names. Thank you to Patrick Sutton for editin...
Tags: Video Games, David, Nintendo, Anime, Evan, Hathaway, Gundam, Metroid, Evan Minto, Scott Gratton, Sonic, Nintendo Switch, Otaku USA Magazine David, Patrick Sutton, Tomino, E3 2021

How to customize your Pokémon in Pokémon Unite

Pokémon Unite offers several ways to customize your Pokémon before heading into battle. Here's what you need to know about Zirco Trading and the Aeos Emporium.
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What Pokémon are in Pokémon Unite?

With 19 playable Pokémon and more than 25 Wild Pokémon, you'll find plenty of familiar faces in Pokémon Unite. Here's a full list of included characters.
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Why Apple’s walled garden is no match for Pegasus spyware

Up for discussion in the Guardian tech newsletter: Spotlight on Apple security … shake-up in the video game market … online age verification … and space tourismYou will, by now, have heard about Pegasus. It’s the brand name for a family of spyware tools sold by the NSO Group, an Israeli outfit of hackers-for-hire who sell their wares to intelligence agencies, law enforcement, and militaries around the world. developed, marketed and licensed to intelligence agencies, law enforcement and militarie...
Tags: Apple, Games, Technology, Surveillance, Pegasus, Espionage, Nintendo Switch, NSO Group, NSO Group Continue

Konami Announces Three Yu-Gi-Oh! Video Games

Konami has played its hand and it’s full of three different Yu-Gi-Oh! games. While one, Yu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel, was previously revealed, it is now coming to the West. Yu-Gi-Oh! Cross Duel and Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel, on the other hand, are both new titles coming to a suite of different devices. All three titles showed up during the Yu-Gi-Oh! Digital Next presentation, which is at the bottom of the page. MORE: Fena: Pirate Princess Gets Release Date, English Dub Cast Revealed Yu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel is su...
Tags: Europe, Japan, Movies, Americas, Nintendo, Konami, Kataoka, Nintendo Switch, Fena, Gematsu, Kenichi Kataoka

Tsukihime: A Piece of Blue Glass Moon Promising a Fiery Thrill Ride

Tsukihime: A Piece of Blue Glass Moon, a remake of the original title, has attempted to stir up further attention by unleashing now a third PV, teasing scenes and characters that will surely have watchers feeling nostalgic and ready to empty their wallets (as they tend to do for remakes). The riveting and highly dramatic […]
Tags: Games, Vampires, Anime, Ps4, Remakes, PV, Visual Novels, Tsukihime, Type Moon, Nintendo Switch

Danganronpa Decadence Bundles Three Main Titles & A New One

Extreme worshipers of the Danganronpa franchise may feel motivated to purchase all the games a second time as Danganronpa Decadence bundles them all together along with the new Danganronpa S: Ultimate Summer Camp, no doubt a trap that countless fans often walk into. A brief summary of the collection along with new artwork: About Danganronpa […]
Tags: Translation, Games, Trailer, English, Mystery, Anime, Image Gallery, Visual Novels, Danganronpa, Spike Chunsoft, Nintendo Switch

Skyward Sword HD improves quality of life, but that was never the problem

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD fixes some annoyances, but can't fix the real problems.
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Idol Days Transforms a Rough Delinquent Into a Proper Idol

Lovers of visual novels will probably be proud to know that Nintendo has added yet another to its library through Idol Days, the fact that the title has some lewd moments likely only garnering further praise as other certain consoles would likely censor such luscious scenes. The game involves a rather rough delinquent girl determined […]
Tags: Games, Romance, Trailer, Nintendo, Anime, Simulation, Idol, Oppai, Pantsu, Image Gallery, Visual Novels, Nintendo Switch