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    GI Show – Nintendo Direct Impressions, Valheim, And Little Nightmares II

    by Ben Reeves on Feb 18, 2021 at 01:41 PM

    On this week's episode of The Game Informer Show, we discuss a handful of the games we've been playing recently, including Little Nightmares II, ValheimNioh 2 Remastered - The Complete EditionRocksmith 2014. Then we spend some time breaking down Nintendo's recent Direct and reflect on the Splatoon 3 reveal and other announcements. It's a full show, but we make time for another fantastic round of community emails. So please join Brian Shea (@BrianPShea), Dan Tack (@dantack), Alex Stadnik (@Studnik76), and Ben Reeves (@Benjaminreeves) for another wild and ever-entertaining episode!

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    To jump to a particular point in the discussion, check out the time stamps below.

    00:00:00 – Introduction
    00:01:22 – Valheim
    00:08:08 – Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition
    00:10:51 – Little Nightmares II
    00:20:24 – Final Fantasy X
    00:21:32 – Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury
    00:23:17 – Rocksmith 2014
    00:27:04 – Nintendo Direct Impressions
    00:29:47 – Mario Golf Super Rush
    00:30:48 – The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD
    00:34:43 – Splatoon 3
    00:35:41 – Project Triangle Strategy
    00:41:01 – Still Hope For Zelda 35th Anniversary?
    00:42:01 – Where is Metroid?
    00:44:49 – Recapping the Rest of the Direct
    00:53:51 – Community Emails

    Products In This Article

    Little Nightmares IIcover

    Little Nightmares II

    PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC
    Release Date:
    February 11, 2021 (PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, PC), 
    (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S)


    Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PC
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    Nioh 2 Remastered - The Complete Editioncover

    Nioh 2 Remastered - The Complete Edition

    PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4
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    The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword HDcover

    The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD

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    Rocksmith 2014 Edition – Remasteredcover

    Rocksmith 2014 Edition – Remastered

    PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC
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    Splatoon 3cover

    Splatoon 3

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    Triangle Strategycover

    Triangle Strategy

    Switch, PC
    Release Date:
    March 4, 2022 (Switch), 
    October 13, 2022 (PC)