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Breaking the Rules [PP151]

Super Mario Bros. 2, Zelda II: The Adventure of Link, and Castlevania II: Simon's Quest defied expectations 30 years ago. How do these surprising NES sequels hold up 30 years later? Plus: Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna - The Golden Country, Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle, Sega Genesis Classics, and more, including our early experiences with Nintendo Switch Online! (Intermission Music: Final Fight - Bay Area 3)

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The Best of the Modern Era [PP150]

Big news from the latest Nintendo Direct, including Luigi's Mansion 3, Animal Crossing for Switch, nine Final Fantasy games, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Katamari Damacy Reroll, Nintendo Switch Online (including Pro Wrestling!?), and lots more! Plus: The top 50 Nintendo-system games of the modern era! (Intermission Music: Octopath Traveler - Battle Theme II)

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Don’t Shoot the Messenger [PP149]

Experience timeless ninja action in The Messenger, fight like a girl in SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy, and get strategic with Into the Breach! Plus: Mega Man 11, Dragalia Lost, Shovel Knight, Valkyria Chronicles, and more, including the remaining NES games we want to see added to Nintendo Switch Online! (Intermission Music: Donkey Kong Country 2 - Snakey Chantey)

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Indies Everywhere [PP148]

Nintendo Switch now has 1,000 games - and these are the indie titles you don't want to miss! Plus: Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate, Blade Strangers, Kero Blaster, Bad North, Onimusha: Warlords, Shovel Knight Showdown, Chasm, and more, including the latest Nindie Showcase announcements. (Intermission Music: Blade Strangers - Fight for Glory)

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Hungry Like a Wolf [PP147]

Okami HD leads the pack of recent Switch releases, alongside Iconoclasts and Dead Cells. Plus: Diablo 3, Doom Eternal, Grandia, Etrian Odyssey Nexus, and more, including the Nintendo worlds we'd most like to visit. Also: A new segment approaches!? (Intermission Music: The Guardian Legend - Underwater Corridors)

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Smash Surprises [PP146]

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate heats up as Simon Belmont, King K. Rool, assist trophy Shovel Knight, and loads of other new details are announced for Nintendo's fighting extravaganza! Plus: WarioWare Gold, The World Ends with You: Final Remix, Valkyria Chronicles 4, Mega Man: Fully Charged, and more, including what we want to see in a redesigned Switch! (Intermission Music: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate - Snake Eater)

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Comic Mischief [PP145]

Laugh it up with the funniest games on Nintendo systems! Plus: Code of Princess EX, Shantae DLC, Nintendo Labo, Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum & Fun, and more! (Intermission Music: Code of Princess - Holy Princess (Solange's Theme))

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Nintendo Power 30th Anniversary [PP144]

It's been 30 years since Nintendo Power debuted and changed the way we played games! We look back at the magazine's evolution and share our (and our readers') fondest memories of the publication - including a special guest! Plus: Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2, Sonic Mania Plus, Pool Panic, and more! (Intermission Music: Super Mario Land - Chai Kingdom)

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Lights, Camera, Nintendo! [PP143]

What Nintendo properties would make the best TV and movie adaptations? We pick the games we want to see brought to life! Plus: Octopath Traveler, Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, Bomb Chicken, Splatoon 2 amiibo, and more! (Intermission Music: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess - Midna's Lament)

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Versus Mode [PP142]

Grab a friend (or nemesis) and check out our list of the greatest multiplayer games across all Nintendo systems! Plus: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Pocket Rumble, Hollow Knight, Yo-Kai Watch Blasters, Anime Expo news, new amiibo, and more! (Intermission Music: Totally Rad - Act 1 Part 1)

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