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Wii U Essentials [PP083]

Out with the old, in with the new! As the Wii U era comes to a close, we celebrate with a discussion of the system's must-have games! Plus: The Legend of Zelda: Art & Artifacts, Super Mario Encyclopedia, Mega Man toys, and more! (Intermission Music: Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - Balrog Stage)

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Switching the Controls [PP082]

The Nintendo Switch's detachable controllers open the door for all kinds of cool innovations; the Pros discuss what attachments they'd like to see come to the system. Plus: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Expansion Pass, Splatoon 2, Castlevania on Netflix, and more! (Intermission Music: Animal Crossing: City Folk - Go K.K. Rider!)

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The Great Handheld Debate [PP081]

Should Nintendo make a new dedicated handheld system? We argue why - and why not - the world needs a successor to the 3DS. Plus: Fire Emblem Heroes, Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World, Lifespeed, Boxboy amiibo, and more! (Intermission Music: Mighty No. 9 - Avi's News Report [8-bit])

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Instant Replay [PP080]

From Zelda to Resident Evil to Odama, the Pros pick the most replay-worthy games on Nintendo systems. Plus: New amiibo, Nintendo fiscal highlights, listener mail, and more! (Intermission Music: Final Fantasy V Advance - Battle at the Big Bridge)

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Apocalypse, Wow! [PP079]

Dragon Quest VIII has arrived on 3DS! The Pros discuss this epic RPG, along with the latest on Mario Sports Superstars, the Special Pikachu Edition New 3DS XL, Punch Club, and more! Plus: Find out how ninjas, time travel, and disembodied samurai heads will let you survive any apocalyptic scenario. (Intermission Music: Trojan - Ending)

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Fire It Up [PP078]

The Fire Emblem series is heating up! We discuss the latest announcements, including Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia and Fire Emblem Heroes, plus we dig deeper into Switch, including games like Sonic Mania, Snipperclips, and loads more. Also: What does Nintendo need to do to make Switch a success? (Intermission Music: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS - Fire Emblem)

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Switch Unveiled! [PP077]

The Nintendo Switch floodgates are open! We discuss the system's release date, price, features, accessories, and games, including Super Mario Odyssey, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Xenoblade Chronicles 2, 1-2-Switch, Arms, Splatoon 2, Ultra Street Fighter II, Shovel Knight, and more! (Intermission Music: Xenoblade Chronicles - You Will Know Our Names)

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2017 Nintendo Preview [PP076]

It's a new year with new games and a new system on the way! We preview what's to come, including Nintendo Switch, Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Dragon Quest VIII, Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World, Mario Sports Superstars, Ever Oasis, and lots more! (Intermission Music: Sunset Riders - Stage 1)

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The Best of 2016 [PP075]

What were the greatest games on Nintendo platforms in 2016? We run down the best (and worst) that the year had to offer. Plus: The latest on Switch, Super Mario Run, and Shantae: Half-Genie Hero (including a giveaway!). (Intermission Music: Nights: Journey of Dreams - Eloquent Echo)

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Wild & On the Run [PP074]

We've got some big games to discuss this episode, including Super Mario Maker 3DS, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Run, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero, Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment, and more! Plus: Reasons why you shouldn't put your Wii U out to pasture just yet! (Intermission Music: Shantae and the Pirate's Curse - We Love Burning Town)

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