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The latest news, reviews, and game guides for the Nintendo Switch, all in one place. Digital Trends offers in-depth coverage of everything Nintendo, with a focus on the company’s flagship console — the Switch. Whether you’re looking for the latest Legend of Zelda game or Joy-Con tips, we’ve got you covered.

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Best Buy has a fantastic Nintendo Switch OLED bundle which includes Super Smash Bros Ultimate and three months of Switch Online membership.
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Where to find the Ghost Medal in Super Mario RPG

Toad explaining Hidden Treasures to Mario.

All hidden chest locations in Super Mario RPG

Super Mario RPG is a short, but sweet game that hides tons of extra secrets. Thirty-nine Hidden Chests can be found, and we'll show you where.
Princess Peach with a parasol in Super Mario RPG.

Super Mario RPG Wedding Hall guide: Where to find Peach’s crown and other accessories

Peach is about to be married to Booster in Super Mario RPG, but not if Mario can help it. First, he needs to find her crown and accessories, which were lost.
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Where to get a snack for the Frog Sage in Super Mario RPG

If you want to move the story forward in Super Mario RPG, you'll first need to find a snack for the Frog Sage, and we'll tell you where to do so.
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Where to find the Safety Ring in Super Mario RPG

The Safety Ring is a very useful accessory to have in Super Mario RPG, but it's rather well hidden. Don't worry, though, as we'll tell you where to find it.
A trainer stands in front of two Alolan Exeggutors in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet: The Indigo Disk.

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet: The Indigo Disk is a true master’s degree program

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet's Indigo Disk DLC still looks rough, but it may just contain the most challenging Pokémon battles to date.
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Super Mario RPG: Bowser’s Keep six doors guide

You'll need to pass through four of the six doors in this puzzle inside Bowser's Keep, and we'll tell you everything you need to know about the process.
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How to get to Grate Guy’s Casino in Super Mario RPG

This well-hidden casino can only be accessed by visiting Bean Valley and will only appear after doing a few specific actions. But don't worry, we'll tell you what to do.
Mario and pals face off against Culex in Super Mario RPG.

How to find secret boss Culex in Super Mario RPG

Super Mario RPG's secret boss Culex returns in the remake. Here's how to unlock the pixelated beast.
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With its final DLC, Mario Kart 8 cements its legacy as a multiplayer classic

With Mario Kart 8 Deluxe's final DLC out, it's no stretch to finally call it one of the best multiplayer games of all time.
Cars fly off and away from a goal explosion in Rocket League.

The best free Nintendo Switch games

We've rounded up the top free-to-play games on Nintendo Switch, from Switch Online exclusives like Tetris 99 and Pac-Man 99 to third-party hits like Fortnite.
Mario twirls his cap in front of New Donk City in Super Mario Odyssey.

The best Mario games of all time, ranked

We've decided to rank all Super Mario games from best to worst, focusing on platforming games that star the red-capped plumber himself. Here's the verdict.
Mario, Mallow, and Bowser sit in a clown car in Super Mario RPG.

Best armor and weapons in Super Mario RPG and where to find them

If you want to be the strongest you can possibly be in Super Mario RPG, you'll want to check out where to get all of the best armor and weapons in the game.
Mario stands in a room full of boxes in Super Mario RPG.

Super Mario RPG: Sunken Ship password solution

Super Mario RPG brings back a tricky password puzzle in the Sunken Ship. Here's the solution if you need help.
Mario stands near a pond in Super Mario RPG.

All Melody Bay song solutions in Super Mario RPG

If you're not sure exactly which order to jump across the tadpoles in Super Mario RPG's Melody Bay, we've got all of the solutions for you in this guide.
Fortnite characters on plane.

Where to find planes in Fortnite OG

If you want to fly high into the clouds in Fortnite OG, you'll need to get yourself a plane first. Here are all of the locations you'll be able to find one.
Mario, Mallow, and Bowser sit in a clown car in Super Mario RPG.

Super Mario RPG review: kid-friendly remake dulls cult classic’s edges

Super Mario RPG is a charming ode to one of Mario's most creative adventures, though its not necessarily a better version of it.
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The best Switch controllers for 2023

There's no shortage of Nintendo Switch controllers that range in price, functionality, and customization. Here are the best Nintendo Switch controllers in 2023.
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One of the best sci-fi games ever made is coming to Nintendo Switch next month

A release date for the Nintendo Switch version of one of the best sci-fi video games ever was revealed alongside many other games at the Indie World Showcase.
Key art for the November 2023 Indie World.

Indie World Showcase November 2023: How to watch and what to expect

Tomorrow's Indie World Showcase will highlight many of the most intriguing indie games coming to Nintendo Switch soon.
Sony's Pulse Explore earbuds sit next to a Nintendo Switch OLED.

Sony’s new PlayStation earbuds are a perfect match — for my Nintendo Switch

Sony's Pulse Explore wireless earbuds are built with PlayStation 5 and PS Portal in mind, but they're a better match for the Nintendo Switch OLED.
Link in promo art for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

Nintendo and Sony team up for Legend of Zelda movie

After the success of The Super Mario Bros. Movie, Nintendo is finally moving forward with a live-action Legend of Zelda movie from Sony Pictures.
Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Switch OLED.

Nintendo introduces a new Super Smash Bros. Switch OLED for Black Friday

Nintendo is going all out for Black Friday with a special edition Switch OLED, new Joy-con colors, and more.

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