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Mario vs. Donkey Kong Preview | All Things Nintendo

by Brian Shea on Feb 02, 2024 at 03:00 PM

This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is joined by Game Informer's Charles Harte to preview Mario vs. Donkey Kong, the new Switch remake of the well-liked Game Boy Advance puzzle platformer. Before that, though, the two editors run down the latest news, and the show wraps up with an eShop Gem of the Week. 

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00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:11 – Universal's Epic Universe Unveiled
00:16:08 – Dave the Diver Godzilla DLC
00:19:11 – Sonic x Shadow Generations
00:26:00 – Sonic Superstars Shadow Costume DLC
00:29:24 – Square Enix Says Final Fantasy VI Remake Unlikely
00:38:55 – Celeste 64: Fragments of the Mountain
00:43:08 – Mario vs. Donkey Kong Preview
00:57:53 – eShop Gem of the Week: Freedom Planet

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Products In This Article

Mario Vs. Donkey Kongcover

Mario Vs. Donkey Kong

Release Date:
Dave The Divercover

Dave The Diver

PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch, PC
Release Date:
June 28, 2023 (PC), 
October 26, 2023 (Switch), 
April 16, 2024 (PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4)
Sonic x Shadow Generationscover

Sonic x Shadow Generations

PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
Sonic Superstarscover

Sonic Superstars

PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster Seriescover

Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster Series

PlayStation 4, Switch, PC, iOS, Android
Release Date:
July 29, 2021 (PC, iOS, Android), 
April 19, 2023 (PlayStation 4, Switch)


PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
Freedom Planetcover

Freedom Planet

PlayStation 4, Switch, Wii U, PC
Release Date:
July 24, 2014 (PC), 
October 1, 2015 (Wii U), 
March 21, 2017 (PlayStation 4), 
August 30, 2018 (Switch)

Charles Harte contributed to this article.