April 28, 2017
This week’s episode of All Things Nintendo is centered on the newest major Nintendo release: Kirby and the Forgotten Land. Game Informer‘s John Carson joins Brian to talk about his review of the newest Kirby game. However, before they can get to that, the two chat about the biggest Nintendo news from the past week and wrap up with a fun Definitive Ranking and the latest eShop Gem of the Week.
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00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:53 – Super Rare Pokémon Card Sold at Auction
00:04:55 – Mythical Pokémon In Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl
00:08:27 – Nintendo Switch Adds Folders
00:11:51 – New Genesis Games Added to Switch Online Catalog
00:14:04 – Triangle Strategy’s Strong Sales
00:15:50 – Monster Hunter Rise Release Date, Amiibo, New Locations
00:21:50 – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe DLC Impressions
00:35:14 – Masahiro Sakurai is Back from his Break
00:38:17 – Kirby and the Forgotten Land Review
01:09:07 – Definitive Ranking: Powers Your Steal From Enemies
01:16:14 – eShop Gem of the Week: The Cruel King and the Great Hero
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