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Recently, a new glitch was discovered in Pokemon GO that cuts down on the amount of time it takes to catch a Pokemon. Players have found a way to bypass the catching animation during a Pokemon battle, saving a bit of time in the process.

During a battle, try holding the Poke Ball menu with one hand while attempting to catch the Pokemon with the other. You’ll then need to let go of the Poke Ball menu when the Pokemon starts wriggling around inside the Poke Ball. Next tap the screen to bring up the run away option. After you choose that, you’ll return to the map.

You can see if you managed to catch the Pokemon by looking at your journal. Note that an error message may appear indicating that your catch was successful.

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A new update is going live for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. Version 1.2.0 is out now on Android, and should be up shortly on iOS.

The official patch only mention new features in vague terms, as well as bug fixes. However, we do know what’s new thanks to details shared by Nintendo last month.

To celebrate Valentine’s Day players will be getting a Valentine chocolate for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. Players can pick it up by March 12th.

New special quests are available based on using Alfonse, Sharena, Anne and Fjorm. Players can obtain orbs, light’s blessing and more. These quests are available til the 26th.

Nintendo is still adding new villagers to Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. A short while ago, the latest additions were teased on Twitter.

The new villagers Nintendo will be adding to Pocket Camp are shown with the silhouettes above. Do you have any guesses as to who’s on the way? Expect them in the game soon.


GREE, a Japanese company with a great deal of success in the mobile space, is now pursuing console development. We found out that they’re developing Fishing Star for Switch just a few days ago.

Apparently, GREE is considering using Nintendo Labo. The company said that it “may” take advantage of the fishing rod accessory.

As for how GREE is handling Fishing Star on Switch, it’s planned as a single-purchase title as opposed to free-to-play. It was selected as the company’s entry into the console market since there’s a minimum risk involved, there’s a certain scale in the fishing game market, and they want to collect know-how (on the market). Switch was chosen because of the Joy-Con and due to the fact that casual games are doing well on the platform.


Nintendo and Intelligent Systems are currently holding a special event for Fire Emblem Heroes. Players can vote on their favorite character, with the winner later being made available for free.

Today, updated standings were revealed. There isn’t much movement in the top five, though rankings in the latter half of the top ten have shifted.

Fire Emblem Heroes will be starting the Breath of the Destiny Tempest Trials event on February 14. To celebrate, a new summoning focus has gone live.

Players have an opportunity to summon Heroes from Fire Emblem: The Binding Blade and Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade. By using these Heroes on your teams in the upcoming Tempest Trials, you can increase your score. EXP and SP earned will double as well.

Miitomo has been updated with more content. Users will find returning stages with more items.

“Handcrafted cuteness! Miitomo Arts and Crafts Class” is the returning theme. The stages provide the following:


Fire Emblem Heroes’ newest event went live earlier today, along with the new Tap Battle: Illusory Dungeon mode. Check out some footage of all the new content below.