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Pokémon Legends: Arceus | All Things Nintendo

by Brian Shea on Jan 28, 2022 at 03:00 PM

After months of waiting, we finally got our hands on Pokémon Legends: Arceus. Not only has Brian played it, but he's beaten it and is ready to give his final verdict on the title. Brian is joined this week by Game Informer's Alex Stadnik, who has also been playing the latest Game Freak title and is raring to share his thoughts on the first major game release of 2022.

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00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:47 – The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Coming to Switch
00:10:14 – Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Release Date
00:14:17 – New Rabbids Movie Coming to Netflix
00:16:34 – Sol Cresta Release Date
00:17:10 – Suda51 Spoke with Marvel About Making Games
00:18:29 – Spoiler-Free Pokémon Legends: Arceus Review
01:07:24 – Definitive Ranking: Pokémon Spin-Off Games
01:22:51 – eShop Gem of the Week: Chicory: A Colorful Tale
01:25:42 – Replies: Which Pokémon Would We Be?

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