Xbox Game Pass $1 For Black Friday; Square Enix Porting Old Games To Switch? – GS News Roundup

The Australians are back, and they’re almost well-rested! Thanks to Kallie and Justin for filling in yesterday, but now Jess McDonell and Dan Crowd are here to give you the lowdown on all today’s video game news!

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Is Out Worldwide

What a nice surprise! The mobile version of Nintendo’s life simulator is finally available worldwide, and a day earlier than we expected it to be! The game launched in Australia last month, and contrary to what the losers in the video say, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is a good Animal Crossing game that at least one of us still plays. Find out more about it in today’s episode.

Xbox Game Pass Gets Very, Very Cheap For Black Friday

Did you pick up some kind of Xbox One console recently? If you’re not already deeply entrenched in the Xbox ecosystem, the Xbox Game Pass subscription service is a great way to get instant access to over 100 Xbox One and Xbox 360 games. And, thanks to Black Friday sales, you can get a subscription for one dollar. That’s almost like no money at all! Get the lowdown on some of the new games you can play with the service, as well the details of the deal the video above.

Square-Enix Has Big Plans For Nintendo Switch

During a recent financial results briefing, the Final Fantasy company dropped some interesting tidbits on their future plans for Nintendo’s wildly popular Switch console. Square-Enix’s president mentioned that the Switch made it easy for them to leverage their back catalog, they want to be proactive in creating new IP for it, and much more. Watch the vid for even more info!

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