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The 10 best video games of 2020, according to critics

In 2020, with millions of people observing stay-at-home orders amidst an ongoing pandemic, video games were bigger than ever. The year started big in March with the wildly popular “Animal Crossing” game for Nintendo’s Switch, and ended equally big with the launch of the next-gen Xbox and PlayStation consoles. These […]
The 10 best video games of 2020, according to critics
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Nintendo is selling so many Switch consoles that it’s predicting a $4.3 billion profit for the year — 50% more than it previously anticipated

Nintendo’s sales have boomed during the COVID-19 pandemic, as more people stayed home due to lockdowns around the world. The Japanese video games company sold more than 12 million Switch consoles between April and September, and credited sales of “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” for its rising revenues. Nintendo’s sales were […]
Nintendo is selling so many Switch consoles that it’s predicting a $4.3 billion profit for the year — 50% more than it previously anticipated
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‘Final Fantasy’ maker says COVID-19 has stopped game development

Video game consoles and games were in especially high demand starting in March, as the coronavirus pandemic forced millions of Americans to stay indoors. Sales of “video game hardware, software, accessories, and game cards” topped $US1.6 billion for the month of March – the biggest March for the game business […]
‘Final Fantasy’ maker says COVID-19 has stopped game development
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Nintendo’s iconic ‘Super Smash Bros.’ is adding the main character from ‘Minecraft’ as a playable fighter

The wildly popular Nintendo Switch game “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate” is getting Steve, the main character from Microsoft’s “Minecraft” series, in a new update. This is the second major collaboration between Nintendo and Microsoft for “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” with Banjo-Kazooie appearing in a previous update. Steve is a long-requested […]
Nintendo’s iconic ‘Super Smash Bros.’ is adding the main character from ‘Minecraft’ as a playable fighter
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A new, more powerful Nintendo Switch is reportedly coming in 2021

Nintendo is reportedly working on a new, more powerful version of the Nintendo Switch that could launch in 2021. The new version of the wildly popular Nintendo console could be capable of outputting 4K visuals, a report in Bloomberg said, and come with increased processing power. Rumours of a more […]
A new, more powerful Nintendo Switch is reportedly coming in 2021