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Hey, Nintendo Didn’t Delay Any Games This Year

When Nintendo unveiled its lineup of launch-year games for Switch back in January, most people had the same thought: Which of these is gonna get delayed? I mean, delaying games is what Nintendo does. So who could have suspected it would actually release everything this year?Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Save $11 On Super Mario Odyssey, If You Somehow Don’t Own It Already

If you didn’t take advantage of Amazon’s preorder Prime discount on Super Mario Odyssey, today’s $49 deal is the best price they’ve offered since the game was released. If you have a Nintendo Switch, or think you’ll be getting one for the holidays, this is a requisite purchase.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Turns Out, Cappy Can Kill You In Super Mario Odyssey 

We were right to suspect something messed up was going on with the possession mechanic in Mario Odyssey. Cappy has a mind of its own, and if you’re not careful, it can take Mario out of the picture entirely. It’s some creepypasta-level stuff.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Six Of The Best Looks From Super Mario Odyssey

There are dozens of outfits for Mario to wear in Super Mario Odyssey, and the game will even comment on your fashion sense. Mario isn’t what I would call a stylish guy, but I have to admit he almost looks cool in some of these outfits. Here are my favorites.Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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Player Beats Mario Odyssey In Under 90 Minutes For An Early World Record

Speedruns have officially started being accepted for Super Mario Odyssey, and fans are now in a mad dash to figure out the best strategies, pathways, and jumps to beat the game quickly. In the last two days alone, the world record for clearing the game at any percentage of completion has been toppled multiple times […]

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Player Beats Mario Odyssey In Under 90 Minutes For An Early World Record

Speedruns have officially started being accepted for Super Mario Odyssey, and fans are now in a mad dash to figure out the best strategies, pathways, and jumps to beat the game quickly. In the last two days alone, the world record for clearing the game at any percentage of completion has been toppled multiple times […]

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How To Jump Really, Really Far In Super Mario Odyssey

By combining the powers of Mario and Cappy, you can get a lot of extra hang time in Super Mario Odyssey, perfect for clearing those extra-long gaps—and for going where you’re not “supposed” to be. In case you don’t want to watch a video, I break it down in slideshows below.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Super Mario Odyssey: The Kotaku Review

For Mario, 3D used to mean freedom. In 1996, Super Mario 64 broke Nintendo’s mascot from the shackles of having to run in a straight line, letting the player choose their own path. But for quite some time now—no matter how 3D the graphics may have been—Mario’s adventures have reverted back to running on a […]

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The 11 Scariest Video Game Ghosts Ever

From Pac-Man’s eternal pursuers all the way up to F.E.A.R.’s terrifying Alma Wade, games have always been full of ghosts, phantasms, phantoms, and other assorted ethereal fiends. In celebration of Kotaku Spooky Week, I consulted the Kotaku staff and we put together this definitive ranking of the scariest ghosts ever…Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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