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Did You Know Gaming Explores The Nintendo Switch’s Ongoing Joy-Con Problems

Did You Know Gaming Explores The Nintendo Switch’s Ongoing Joy-Con Problems

Ever since its launch, the Nintendo Switch has suffered its far share of manufacturing issues and quirks – not least of which are issues with its Joy-Cons controllers, which tend to malfunction over time due to wear and tear. Well, here’s a condensed look at the history of the controllers’ many issues.

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Did You Know Gaming Dives Into The History Of Various Super Mario Bootleg Games

Did You Know Gaming Dives Into The History Of Various Super Mario Bootleg Games

During Super Mario‘s rise to global prominence, the series was often plagued by its fair share of copycats trying to make a quick buck off the famous plumber’s face. If you’ve been curious about such knock-offs in the early days of gaming, here’s a fun dive into their history!

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Did You Know Gaming Explores The History Of Wii Piracy And Hacking

Did You Know Gaming Explores The History Of Wii Piracy And Hacking

While the Nintendo Wii was a popular console for families worldwide, it was also pretty prolific within hacking circles due to how easy it was to crack. If you’ve been curious about the beleaguered history of the system’s piracy woes, now you can take a deeper dive!

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Did You Know Gaming Explores The Bizarre Mistakes And Glitches Found Within Super Smash Bros. Melee

Did You Know Gaming Explores The Bizarre Mistakes And Glitches Found Within Super Smash Bros. Melee

As most longtime Super Smash Bros. fans will know, Super Smash Bros. Melee had the shortest development time out of the entire series – with just over a year for creator Masahiro Sakurai and his team to craft it. This inevitably led to a lot of interesting mistakes popping out throughout the game, and now you can get a better look at a number of them!

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Did You Know Gaming Explores The History Of Pokemon-Inspired Bootlegs And Rip-Offs

Did You Know Gaming Explores The History Of Pokemon-Inspired Bootlegs And Rip-Offs

With its worldwide popularity, its no surprise that many have tried to emulate and recreate the massive appeal of the Pokemon series in their own videogames – with some attempts looking a little too similar for comfort. We’ve already seen this in spades for the Legend of Zelda and Super Mario franchises, and now here’s a peek at how some developers/publishers took way too much inspiration from the popular monster-collecting games!

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