Nintendo NX Console Speculation: Thumbstick Athletes Podcast Episode 206

There's been some interesting and vague mentions of Nintendo's next console, the NX, in interviews with some of their top execs lately.  Coupled with the generally poor showing for the Wii U at this year's E3, and people are generally thinking the Wii U might not be around much longer.  Nintendo came out and said they didn't want to show anything for the NX at E3 because they didn't want competitors to copy their ideas, which leaves us with only speculation and  microanalyzing every word of Iwata.  Rumors have popped up in the past 24-48 hours that the new Nintendo could be going to into production as early as October this year, and launch summer of next year.  Yeah...we figured it was a good time to speculate on what we think Nintendo has cooking.

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E3 Press Conferences Recap: Thumbstick Athletes Podcast Episode 204

As usual, after all the main press conferences we do a lengthy recap covering all the announcements, trailers, surprises and general hoopla that goes on during them.  There was a lot to cover this week, as you can imagine, so the vast majority of the episode is strictly main segment with a little time at the end dedicated to feedback.  No Nibblebits, What We Played, or anything else...just E3.  No show notes either, as they were unnecessary.

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