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Nintendo Direct Recap, Princess Peach: Showtime! Preview | All Things Nintendo

by Brian Shea on Feb 23, 2024 at 03:00 PM

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This week on All Things Nintendo, Brian is first joined by Kyle Hilliard to recap all the news out of the Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase, as well as some news items that happened outside of that livestream. Then, Kyle leaves, and Alex Van Aken joins the episode to deliver his hands-on impressions of Princess Peach: Showtime! and an eShop Gem of the Week.

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The All Things Nintendo podcast is a weekly show where we celebrate, discuss, and break down all the latest games, news, and announcements from the industry's most recognizable name. Each week, Brian is joined by different guests to talk about what's happening in the world of Nintendo. Along the way, they'll share personal stories, uncover hidden gems in the eShop, and even look back on the classics we all grew up with. A new episode hits every Friday!

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00:00:00 – Introduction
00:01:45 – New Reports of Switch 2 Release Window
00:06:28 – Pokémon Presents Announced
00:11:47 – New Pokémon Concierge Episodes Coming
00:12:34 – Time Magazine Pokémon Covers
00:14:05 – Spirit Airlines Super Nintendo World Plane
00:16:18 – Mother 3 Coming to Japan Nintendo Switch Online
00:21:13 – Nintendo Direct Partner Showcase Recap
00:54:37 – Listener Email About Epic Universe Theme Park
00:59:59 – Princess Peach: Showtime Preview
01:24:09 – eShop Gem of the Week: Balatro


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For Game Informer's other podcast, be sure to check out The Game Informer Show with hosts Alex Van Aken, Marcus Stewart, and Kyle Hilliard, which covers the weekly happenings of the video game industry!

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Princess Peach: Showtimecover

Princess Peach: Showtime

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:
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Balatro

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC, iOS, Android
Release Date:
February 20, 2024 (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC), 
TBA (iOS, Android)
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Grounded

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
September 27, 2022 (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC), 
April 16, 2024 (PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch)
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Pentiment

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
November 15, 2022 (Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC), 
February 22, 2024 (PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Switch)
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Arranger: A Role-Puzzling Adventure

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Switch, PC, Mac
Release Date:
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Unicorn Overlord

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Switch
Release Date:
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Disney Epic Mickey: Rebrushed

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
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Monster Hunter Stories

Platform:
PlayStation 4, Switch, 3DS, PC
Release Date:
September 8, 2017 (3DS), 
June 14, 2024 (PlayStation 4, Switch, PC)
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Penny's Big Breakaway

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, Switch, PC
Release Date:
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Contra: Operation Galuga

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
Star Wars: Battlefront Classic Collectioncover

Star Wars: Battlefront Classic Collection

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumblecover

Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble

Platform:
Switch
Release Date:
World of Goo 2cover

World of Goo 2

Platform:
Switch, PC, Mac
Release Date:
Another Crab's Treasurecover

Another Crab's Treasure

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
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Pepper Grinder

Platform:
PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
Release Date:
March 28, 2024 (Switch, PC), 
August 6, 2024 (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
Pocket Card Jockey: Ride On!cover

Pocket Card Jockey: Ride On!

Platform:
Switch, iOS
Release Date:
January 20, 2023 (iOS), 
February 21, 2024 (Switch)
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Endless Ocean Luminous

Platform:
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Release Date:

Kyle Hilliard & Alex Van Aken contributed to this article.