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At E3 2016, Nintendo officially unveiled The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (we had seen earlier builds of the game before it had a name) with a breath-taking trailer that took us on a tour of the Great Plateau. YouTuber Sauraen was greatly inspired by this beautiful introduction to the game world and sees it as a chance to be a pivotal moment for the series, much like the release of Ocarina of Time. With that in mind, they've recreated the E3 2016 trailer using Ocarina of Time's game engine. Hit the jump to check it out!

Back in 2002, Nintendo released Super Mario Sunshine, which is considered to be one of Mario's greatest platformers. Mario and his pal FLUDD run, jump, and pound across Isle Delfino to try and save Peach from the mysterious Shadow Mario. While Super Mario Sunshine was a great single player game, some fans have decided to give the game a co-op multiplayer mod that lets you play with two characters at the same time. CyberTanuki, one of the modders helping with the multiplayer mode, explained in more detail about the goals for the mod.

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It's time for another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every weekend, we pit two (or more) games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes. Last week, we kicked off a month of Pokémon themed Game Clashes (in anticipation of Pokémon Sun and Moon) with a battle between two Pokémon spin-offs on Nintendo 64, and Pokémon Stadium took over 59% of the vote to beat Pokémon Snap.

This week we continue our month of Pokémon with a clash between the classics. Pokémon Red, Blue, and Yellow were the games that started it all, introducing us to the wonders of the original 151 Pokémon, the Kanto region, Team Rocket, and countless memories. Gold, Silver, and Crystal built on the originals with new mechanics, a new region, and 100 more monsters to catch. Which generation is superior? You decide with your votes!

Last week Colin took a trip to demo some of Nintendo's upcoming lineup, including the highly-anticipated NES Classic Edition. This was major talking point on last week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and I had a lot of great things to say.

Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

The original Paper Mario was first released on Nintendo 64 over 16 years ago, but speedrunners and hackers are still discovering new things about the classic game. YouTuber Stryder7x (who previously discovered a game-breaking glitch that involves hitting a block for 416 years) has just uploaded a new video that reveals Paper Mario text that has remained hidden for all these years. Hit the jump for the details!

Unreal Engine 4 is one of the most popular graphics engines in the industry, and it's free for developers to download. Thanks to this wide availability, many fans have been recreating scenes and areas from popular classic games. YouTuber CryZENx has been particularly active with Unreal 4, recreating lots of iconic locations from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time including Zora's Domain, Gerudo Valley, and the Temple of Time.CryZENx is back again with another Unreal 4 creation, and this time it's Hyrule Field. Hit the jump for more details!

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (launching next year on Wii U and Nintendo Switch) features a vast open world for players to explore freely, which is something it has in common with the original Zelda on NES. Thirty years after Link took his first step into the land of Hyrule, Nintendo is still drawing inspiration from the classic game, and Breath of the Wild reflects that in numerous ways. Nintendo has just updated their official Japanese website with a blog and some screenshots that showcase four ways the next Zelda title pays homage to its original predecessor. Hit the jump check it out!

Last year, some GameStop locations began accepting retro console and game trade-ins, including NES, Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, Sega Genesis, PlayStation, and Dreamcast. GameStop has deemed this trial period as a success, and they've now expanded it company-wide. Your classic games and consoles can now be traded in to any physical GameStop location, and GameStop's online retro selection is being expanded to include Game Boy Color, Game Boy Advance, and GameCube products.

Dedicated Nintendo fans can always find inconsistencies when playing their favorite games. For those tech savvy enough, they could even find details in the game that were never meant to be discovered. Most recently, a YouTuber by the name of UncommentatedPannen discovered an unobtainable coin in Super Mario 64. Due to the position of a coin-spawning location in Tiny-Huge, one coin is unable to load properly in the level.

For a further look into the technical aspects of the elusive coin, check out the video after the jump!

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link is one of the titles coming to the NES Classic Edition, and the game's director, Tadashi Sugiyama, recently revealed some interesting information about its creation. Zelda II was a slight departure from its predecessor in that it's a side-scroller. Sugiyama revealed that when Nintendo began development on the game, it wasn't intended to be a Zelda title.

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It's time for another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every weekend, we pit two (or more) games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes. Last week's matchup was a battle of fan-made games, and AM2R: Return of Samus easily beat out Pokémon Uranium Version, taking over 70% of the vote.

We're getting nostalgic for today's Game Clash, as two Nintendo 64 classics go head to head. Pokémon Snap put a whole new spin on the Pokémon franchise, sending trainers out to photograph the series' popular creatures in their natural habitats, and it remains a fan-favorite to this day. Pokémon Stadium was also a departure from some of the norms of the series, but it gave players their first taste of 3D Pokémon fighting, and it was a lot of fun as a party game. Which one of these Pokémon spin-offs is the best? Click below to cast your vote!

If you started playing the Pokémon video games after having watched the anime, like many children in the 1990s, you might have been surprised to see how rare Pikachu actually is. In the anime, Pikachu is Ash's favorite Pokémon and acts as one of the main characters of the whole series, making it the de facto mascot of the entire Pokémon brand. In Pokémon Red and Blue, however, Pikachu is not a starter Pokémon, nor is it particularly common or useful. In fact, few players will run into one at all. However, according to Junichi Masuda, the composer behind Red and Blue, this was actually a conscious decision from Game Freak.

Learn more after the jump!

Nintendo spontaneously launched a Galaxy-themed New Nintendo 3DS XL just two months ago, and it seems that not even the reveal of the new Nintendo Switch will prevent new iterations of the popular handheld from appearing on the gaming market.

Exclusive to Amazon, a brand new Special Edition New 3DS XL is up for grabs at the standard price of $199.99. This model is colored in a lime green hue and comes with a pre-installed copy of Super Mario World for the Virtual Console. The best part? It's available now!

Check out the gallery after the jump for a full preview of the console.

Back in July, Nintendo revealed the NES Classic Edition, which is to release on November 11th. Although many European players have been able to preorder the console, those in North America have not yet had the chance to. Unfortunately, GameStop just announced that they will not be taking NES Classic Edition preorders at all. If you were planning on picking up the console from GameStop, you'll have to go to a store on launch day.

Get ready to fight some slimes, save some damsels in distress, and relive Breath of Fire, one of the classic RPGs from the SNES era. Gamers who want to get some RPG action will be able to get Breath of Fire on the 3DS Virtual Console today. This reporter appreciates the consistent virtual console support for the 3DS, and with the Nintendo Switch right around the corner, it's a welcome distraction until its eventual release. Make the jump for more info on this VC release!

Breath of Fire is available now on the New Nintendo 3DS eShop for $7.99.