January 11th. Place your bets.

Discussion in 'Switch - Games & Content' started by Nerdtendo, Jan 10, 2018.

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Is it happening?

Poll closed Jan 11, 2018.
  1. It's happening

    20 vote(s)
    35.1%
  2. It's not happening

    11 vote(s)
    19.3%
  3. It's not even happening in January my dude.

    5 vote(s)
    8.8%
  4. Sometime in January

    21 vote(s)
    36.8%
  1. Nerdtendo
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    Nerdtendo GBAtemp Regular

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    Is the direct happening tomorrow? If it is, well probably learn within the next 8 hours (written at 12:40 PM PT) . If you guess right, you win a dinner to the restaurant of your choice. To claim your prize, drive to any restaurant you want and buy a meal.
     
  2. Mnecraft368

    Mnecraft368 GBAtemp Maniac

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    We have no way of knowing an exact date. But I do believe we will have one in january.

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    Add a "Sometime in January" option to the poll.
     
  3. MeowMeowMeow

    MeowMeowMeow S̈͊ͣ̎̍͋͟eͩ͊ͨ̂ͫ̐ͬ͟n̆ͨp͒ͪ̿̔aͤͬ̄ͩͨ͗̔iͧ̽ͤ

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    D̀͌̀e̵ͧk̷u̾̂ͨ͗̾͊̚ ͥ̈ͤ̎̒̓T͊ͬ͜rͨ̌̔͂́e͂̌ͩͦ̃͜eͬͪ̄͝
    Is the fappening happening?
     
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  4. Shinigati

    Shinigati GBAtemp Regular

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    They tweeted a possible hidden message of "111" (aka 1-11) on twitter so that might just confirm it really is happening tomorrow.
     
  5. D34DL1N3R

    D34DL1N3R Nephilim

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    Except that wouldn't be winning a dinner to the restaurant of my choice.
     
  6. Memoir

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    Nintendo is being weird..
     
  7. Nerdtendo
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    You win my permission (because you need that in order to eat)
     
  8. D34DL1N3R

    D34DL1N3R Nephilim

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    No, I don't. LoL. :)
     
  9. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    Dr. Wahwee's castle
    Not holding my breath :lol:
     
  10. Gnarmagon

    Gnarmagon Noob <3

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    It will show up and they will hopefully introduce a 5.0.0 Version and VC ;)
    (I'd love if they wouldn't patch meldown and spectre on the switch but I think this will happen too :d)
     
  11. the_randomizer

    the_randomizer The Temp's official fox whisperer

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    If they offer a VC game that ISN'T SMB for the ten billionth bloody time, I may consider VC.
     
  12. Spectral Blizzard

    Spectral Blizzard Something happened. Now what was it?

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    Oversexualized Nintendo stuff?
    Hell no.
    Metroid Prime?
    Maybe.
    Pokemon Home and Portable?
    Hell yeah!
     
  13. ThoD

    ThoD GBATemp Maniac (apparently), but more like "bored"

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    Regarding what could be announced, I'd say a new Pokemon game for Switch, even if not part of the main series, 1-2 other Ninty games (Kirby or something perhaps), possibly VC for Switch and a couple third party games (could even be another SMT game or P5 finally giving me reason to get a Switch)...
     
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  14. Sonic Angel Knight

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    You are not good at giving prizes are you? :teach:
     
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  15. PabloMK7

    PabloMK7 Red Yoshi! ^ω^

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    Source? Or at least which twitter account.
     
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  16. fatsquirrel

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    Wouldnt they announce it beforehand?
     
  17. rileysrjay

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    Will it happen tomorrow? I highly doubt it as it probably would've been announced by now (Nintendo trolling everyone has been hilarious though). Will some form of a direct happen this month? I definitely think so.
     
  18. chartube12

    chartube12 GBAtemp Psycho!

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    a writer on comics, who has been reliable in the past, has been told by two of his sources that Nintendo knows about the direct and 5.0.0 rumors. They (nintendo) have been slipping small leaks ever since, are having a nice laugh and enjoying the free hype and craziness of thier fans.

    If his sources are correct, then I assume Nintendo is delaying officially announcing a direct and a press release to drive up hype a while longer...why? Because that's what I would. Free advisting and pr by crazied fans who only know partial truthes?, why not! They just need to be careful not to let it drag too long or else they may angry thier projected user base
     
  19. Petraplexity

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