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The Nintendo GameCube (Japanese: ニンテンドーゲームキューブ), officially abbreviated GCN or NGC is Nintendo's sixth-generation home console. The console was released on September 14, 2001 in Japan, November 18, 2001 in North America, May 3, 2002 in Europe, and May 17, 2002 in Australia. It is a powerful system, with a compact design, four controller ports, a controller with an ergonomic design, small but large-capacity discs, a large game library, connectivity with the Game Boy Advance and a form of online play. The console's surface has three buttons on top: Open, Reset, and Power. In 2006, it was succeeded by Wii, which also features ports for most GameCube hardware as well as compatibility for its software. The system's lifespan ended in 2007.
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  • February 23, 2017 - A Nindies Presentation has been announced for February 28.
  • January 24, 2017 - Nintendo have announced a new New Nintendo 3DS XL bundle and two additional Nintendo Selects titles for Nintendo 3DS, releasing in February 2016.
  • January 13, 2017 - Nintendo have announced a Fire Emblem Direct for January 18, 2017, at 2 PM PT.
  • January 12, 2017 - During the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017, Nintendo announced that the Nintendo Switch would launch on March 3, 2017, worldwide.
  • January 5, 2017 - In addition to the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017, Nintendo of America has also announced "Nintendo Treehouse Live with Nintendo Switch", a livestream in which Treehouse plays Nintendo Switch titles showcased during the presentation, for January 13.
  • December 11, 2016 - Nintendo have revealed Super Nintendo World, a collaboration with Universal Theme Parks, which is targeted to open at Universal Studios Japan around the same time as the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

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Pokémon Gold Version (Japanese: ポケットモンスター金 Pocket Monsters Kin, literally Pocket Monsters Gold) and Pokémon Silver Version (Japanese: ポケットモンスター銀 Pocket Monsters Gin, literally Pocket Monsters Silver) were the fifth and sixth Pokémon games released, beginning the second generation of the Pokémon series.

Developed as a sequel to Pokémon Red and Green, Gold and Silver expanded the Pokémon world westward into the region of Johto, where 100 Pokémon not appearing in the earlier games could be found.

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