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There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

This week the crew discusses a swarm of Pokémon topics from the past week, including the leaked full lineup of new Pokémon, Ultra Beasts, and Alolan Forms, alongside our experiences with the Sun and Moon Special Demo Version. Afterwards we shift to Colin's time with Nintendo's fall lineup, including the NES Classic Edition and Mario Party: Star Rush. And finally, after the break, it's the moment we've all been waiting for: Nintendo finally revealed the NX, now called "Nintendo Switch." You can check out the episode below—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

It's time for another weekly installment of Gamnesia's Game Clash! Every Saturday, we pit two (or more) games against each other, and the winner is decided by your votes. Last week, you voted for Super Mario Sunshine in a showdown of 3D Mario games, with the GameCube classic edging out Super Mario Galaxy by the narrow margin of 50.51% to 49.49%.

To celebrate the launch of Paper Mario: Color Splash, this week's Game Clash is a Paper Mario showdown! With five titles from Nintendo 64 to Wii U, Paper Mario is a fantastic spin-off series, but which game is the best? Hit the jump and cast your vote!

Nintendo executive Shigeru Miyamoto recently said that, while Nintendo will continue to focus on console gaming, they recognize that mobile is the more popular platform, which gives rise to games like the new mobile platformer Super Mario Run.

This was one of the talking points on last week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we noticed this marks a stunning shift in the way Nintendo sees itself. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading inside for a brief, brief summary.

After a lengthy absence, we're happy to announce the return of Gamnesia's Game Clash! In this weekly segment, we take two games (or sometimes more, for special occasions) and pit them against each other, and the victor is decided by your votes. It could be two games in the same franchise, two titles competing in the same genre, an original work and a spiritual successor, or just about anything else that we think will make for a good fight. Hit the jump to vote in this week's match-up: Super Mario Galaxy vs. Super Mario Sunshine!

Yesterday, Game Informer released a long article about the history of SEGA, which revealed a lot of information about the transition that the company went through once it stopped selling hardware and started developing video games for multiple platforms. Game Informer's article included a series of quotations from several SEGA executives, who provided some insight on the console market in the 80's and 90's and told some real stories about what it was like to witness the SEGA's downfall after the commercial failure of their last console, the Dreamcast. The article also included some information on SEGA's recent partnership with Nintendo and the exclusivity deal that the two companies drafted for the last three Sonic the Hedgehog games.

Make the jump to learn more!

Pre-owned last-generation consoles will be on sale for absurdly low prices at GameStop for the next few days. With the company's new "Blast From the Past" sale, customers can buy a used Nintendo Wii console, along with Super Mario Galaxy and Wii Sports, for only $50. An Xbox 360 bundle that comes with three used games (Call of Duty Ghosts, Battlefield 4, and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag) is available for $50 as well. Most impressively, GameStop is also offering a catch-all console bundle with a Wii, an Xbox 360, and a PlayStation 3, which includes controllers for each console and an external hard drive for the Xbox 360, for only $160.

Read more after the jump.

After the last Nintendo Direct, New Play Control! Pikmin, the re-release of Pikmin that came out for the Wii almost eight years ago, launched on the Wii U eShop in Europe. Nintendo promised that the game would be coming to North America shortly after, but they didn't announce an exact date at the time. Yesterday, the company released a new trailer for the eShop version of New Play Control! Pikmin, which revealed that the game is coming to North America in less than two days, on Thursday, September 29th. The game will only cost $19.99.

Catch the trailer after the jump!

In 2012, Square Enix released an MMO based on the Dragon Quest series called Dragon Quest X. Unfortunately, the MMO had never made it to the West, and fans have been very vocal about its localization. During a developer discussion at PAX West for Dragon Quest VII, one fan asked Square Enix's Noriyoshi Fujimoto about the possibility of Dragon Quest X coming to the west. According to Fujimoto, translating an MMO like Dragon Quest X is a difficult task and would not make much sense from a business standpoint. If enough fans demand Dragon Quest X to come west, however, then Square Enix could look into it.

Would you like to see the Dragon Quest MMO come to the west? Head inside to discuss it in the comments!

There are tons of gaming podcasts in the wild, but Nintendo Week stands alone as it recaptures all the fun of Nintendo in the form of a weekly show. Every episode brings news recaps, discussions, games, music, and more to create a show for all kinds of Nintendo fans, whether they're new or old, passionate or passing-by.

Join the fun as we discuss the new series Pokémon Generations, new Ultra Beasts from Sun and Moon, Nintendo's strategy for making mobile vs. console games, Nintendo's new position for someone to enforce DMCA takedowns, Pokémon GO's further-declining numbers, and tons more. You can check out the episode after the jump—or if you'd like to save it to listen later, you can check the latest episode out on iTunes, available now. And be sure to head inside to get a rundown of all the Nintendo news from the past week!

If you're looking for some high-quality platforming action on Wii U, we've got some great news! Donkey Kong Country Returns was a critically-acclaimed, top-selling hit on Wii, and it made its way to Nintendo 3DS back in 2013. North American players will soon be able to pick it up on Wii U as well, as Nintendo has announced that it's coming to the Wii U eShop tomorrow, September 22nd. Like other Wii releases on Wii U, Donkey Kong Country Returns will sell for $20. You can check out its eShop announcement trailer by clicking below!

When the Wii launched in 2006, the console became an instant hit with the general public; many people had difficulty trying to find that console during the 2006 holiday season. During this particular era, many publishers felt a little opportunistic and signed as many titles as they could to make some major profits. In a recent interview with MCV, SEGA of Europe boss Jurgen Post admitted that SEGA lost focus on quality during that time period.

Read more after the jump!

The WarioWare series is renowned for its wacky and fast-paced gameplay, making the games popular at parties. One of the series' most popular titles, WarioWare: Smooth Moves, launched on Wii back in 2006, and it has now made its way to the Wii U Virtual Console. The title features over two hundred microgrames which require you to move and handle the Wii Remote in various ways. The game launched on the North American Wii U eShop yesterday, so you can download it now for $19.99.

What's your favorite WarioWare game? Let us know in the comments!

Nintendo's NX is still shrouded in mystery, officially speaking, but inside sources have been leaking information about the console to publications both major and minor for quite some time. The latest reports state that NX's controller will feature Wii-like motion control and that its development kits feature a social sharing button and a split D-Pad, similar to the DualShock 4 controller.

This was one of the talking points on a recent episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo-themed podcast here at Gamnesia, and we believe these reports are completely accurate. Check out the discussion video after the jump for our full thoughts, or keep reading for a brief, brief summary.

A few months ago, we found out about a modder who completely remade Super Mario 64's Bob-Omb Battlefield as an area in Super Mario Galaxy 2, and it turns out he's not finished yet! In fact, YouTuber MeTheMarioMan has set his sights much higher, as he is now attempting to completely remake every level from the Nintendo 64 classic with the Galaxy 2 engine. While they may not be perfect recreations, as not every asset of 64 exists in the Wii title, he's still made a great deal of progress and already has several levels looking great.

Make the jump to check them out!

To fill the gap the discontinuation of Project M left behind in the Smash Bros. scene, a fun new Brawl mod has surfaced by the name of Super Smash Bros. Legacy XP. The new mod is an all-encompassing hack that includes several individual mods released over the past few years—including Project M itself—in one complete package, such as new playable characters, several stage variants, and the return of Melee announcer Dean Harrington.

While work on the mod itself is not yet done, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a taste of the fun in advance. The Smash Bros. Legacy team has released a beta version of the massive hack and an exciting launch trailer with it. Check it out after the jump!