News items tagged with nintendo

Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

The Nintendo E3 2017 Digital Event was full of a huge number of big announcements, from a Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch through to the unveiling of Metroid Prime 4. The first real surprise o...

By Rob Gordon on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

After months of anticipation, a slew of third generation Pokemon were finally added to Pokemon GO earlier today. Pokemon GO enthusiasts the world over have been out catching the new Pokemon, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Trainers will soon encounter another level of immersion in Pokemon GO with the introduction of a dynamic weather system. This new system is being implemented to encourage players to head outdoors,...

By Curt Hutson on 13 December 2017
Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

The Resident Evil franchise recently made its Nintendo Switch debut with the release of Resident Evil: Revelations and Revelations 2 on November 28th. While the Nintendo Switch versions of Resident...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Gets Release Date

Nintendo reveals the release date for the controversial Metroid spinoff game Metroid Prime: Federation Force, which will be available this summer for 3DS. At E3 2015, Nintendo fans were outraged wh...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Nintendo May Be Keeping NX Dev Kits From Third Parties

Nintendo May Be Keeping NX Dev Kits From Third Parties

Developers of Unravel and Ori and the Blind Forest complain online that Nintendo is purposefully keeping Nintendo NX dev kits from third party studios. Nintendo has a history of not being cooperati...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Not long ago, the developer Niantic announced its plans to bring Gen 3 starters and some other Hoenn region monsters to the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO. Now, in order to prepa...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Delibird Found in Holiday Promo Image

Pokemon GO: Delibird Found in Holiday Promo Image

Earlier this week, Pokemon GO developer Niantic confirmed that more Gen 3 Pokemon will soon be added to the game. However, new evidence uncovered by fans of the hit mobile game suggests that the Ge...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Following the appearance of the generation 3 starters Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip in an ad from the Apple Watch App Store yesterday, the developer Niantic has now officially shared the news that P...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

Pokemon trainers the world over have been busy catching the 50 new Pokemon added to Pokemon GO as of the game’s latest update. However, out of all the new Pokemon added to the game, one is standing...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

After two years of shaking my head at the toys-to-life genre and calling it a fad, Disney Infinity 3.0 and Lego Dimensions have finally converted me to the dark side. From the 1989’s Nintendo Power...

By Denny Connolly on 12 December 2017
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few pleasant surprises during the five major pres...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 12 December 2017
Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

One editor gives his take on Nintendo’s amiibo figurines and how they are currently being under-utilized by the company, suggesting they find a better purpose. Let me preface this whole thing by sa...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Launch Title Has Some Weird Mini-Games

Nintendo Switch Launch Title Has Some Weird Mini-Games

Nintendo releases several brand new trailers for Nintendo Switch launch title 1-2 Switch, showing off a crying baby mini-game, a shaving mini-game and more. A Nintendo Switch launch title, 1-2 Swit...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 December 2017
Pokemon GO Gen 3 Starters Coming in December?

Pokemon GO Gen 3 Starters Coming in December?

Previously, Niantic stated that generation-three Pokémon would be added to Pokémon GO “starting gradually” in December. This bit of news accompanied the generation three Ghost-type Pokémon that bec...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 December 2017
Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Nintendo reveals a brand new Paper Mario title, with the paint and color-themed Paper Mario: Color Splash expected to be released for Wii U this year. The Paper Mario series has become one of the m...

By Rob Gordon on 12 December 2017
Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

The latest graphics pack for the Cemu Wii U emulator lets users upscale games like Super Mario 3D World, Bayonetta 2, and Xenoblade Chronicles X in 4K resolution. Although Nintendo only just recent...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 December 2017
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

We have no idea what’s going on with the Spike VGX this year or even if there will be one. The annual celebrity-fueled, ad-hungry video games event was consistently chock full of controversy and dis...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sor...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in 2012, l...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best in video gaming with a ceremony celebrating all that we love. The...

By Tyler Schirado on 12 December 2017
Top 20 Games to Watch

Top 20 Games to Watch

The toughest and yet most fun part of looking into the future of video games, is trying to pick which games are your most anticipated. It’s especially difficult nowadays with an average of 1.5 ma...

By Rob Keyes on 12 December 2017
Bayonetta 2 (E3 2014)

Bayonetta 2 (E3 2014)

When Bayonetta was released for PS3 and Xbox 360 way back in 2009, the original IP’s brand of stylish and outrageous play, all helmed by a badass witch who could use her hair both as a clothing opti...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 December 2017
Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

Once every year a gaggle of gamers, movie fans, comic aficionados, and major stars descend up San Diego, California to attend an event that’s beloved by many. That’s right, I’m talking about Comi...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2017
1-2-Switch Hands-On Preview

1-2-Switch Hands-On Preview

Game Rant goes hands-on with a few of the party minigames from 1-2-Switch, one of the upcoming launch titles for the Nintendo Switch console. As the launch of the Nintendo Switch draws ever closer,...

By John Jacques on 12 December 2017
'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

Without question, Capcom’s Monster Hunter is a global gaming phenomenon. Just three days after it launched last February, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the most recent release in the popular beast batt...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 December 2017
‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

Gamers have been reassured that there’s plenty of exclusive content in the works for Wii U that will be arriving after the console’s initial launch window, and one of the biggest platform exclusi...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2017
Star Fox Zero Review

Star Fox Zero Review

Star Fox Zero reunites gamers with its beloved cast of characters, and although it’s not always a smooth flight, there’s a lot to love about this new take on a familiar formula. It’s hard to belie...

By Riley Little on 12 December 2017
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam is just as wacky and enjoyable as any other past iteration of the series, but it fails to change things up in a meaningful way for longtime fans. At this point, the be...

By Riley Little on 11 December 2017
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Any RPG fans worth their salt are probably familiar with Nintendo’s Mario & Luigi and Paper Mario series of games, even if they may not have enjoyed the recent entries in each property as much....

By Riley Little on 11 December 2017
Bayonetta 2

Bayonetta 2

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UIot0Otq7MA During today’s Wii U event in New York City, gamers learned that the console will arrive in North America on November 18th, and more importantly that it’ll...

By Riley Little on 11 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Trailer Highlights Upcoming Games

Nintendo Switch Trailer Highlights Upcoming Games

The latest Nintendo Switch commercial puts games front and center and features users playing Zelda, Mario Kart 8, and other titles both at home and on the go. One of the Nintendo Switch’s greatest...

By Denny Connolly on 11 December 2017
No ‘Crysis 3’ on Wii U Highlights Bigger Long-Term Problems For Nintendo

No ‘Crysis 3’ on Wii U Highlights Bigger Long-Term Problems For Nintendo

Nearly a year ago, Crytek’s Director of Creative Development Rasmus Hoejengaard claimed that it’s a Wii U version of Crysis 3 was still a possibility. We can now confirm that it won’t be happenin...

By Rob Keyes on 11 December 2017
15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

While the time of year has come to look back at our Top 10 Games of 2012, it’s also an occasion to take a collective breath, and start to look at what the next year will hold. Starting with a l...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 December 2017
Nintendo Switch eShop Games and Prices

Nintendo Switch eShop Games and Prices

Nintendo Switch launch day has officially arrived and gamers are ready to start tearing through the launch titles. Although Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the game that most players will be...

By Denny Connolly on 11 December 2017
Nintendo Takes on Real Dairy Farmers at 1-2-Switch

Nintendo Takes on Real Dairy Farmers at 1-2-Switch

Recently, a group of professional dairy farmers propositioned Nintendo to go a few rounds in the cow-milking ring. Those at Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock, Vermont challenged the gaming gi...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 December 2017
Nintendo Announces New Switch Games: 1-2-Switch & Arms

Nintendo Announces New Switch Games: 1-2-Switch & Arms

Nintendo announces two new games for the Nintendo Switch during its Treehouse event that make unique use of the Joy-Con controllers of the console, 1-2-Switch and Arms. Nintendo has given many more...

By Weston Albert on 11 December 2017
Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Black Friday is arriving early for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS platforms. Today Nintendo launched a holiday “Cyber Deals” promotion that will last through December 11th, offering discounts...

By Rory Young on 11 December 2017
Persona Q2 Announced

Persona Q2 Announced

Atlus has just revealed Persona Q2, and judging by the logo chosen to accompany the reveal, the gang from Persona 5 will be a part of the cast. The announcement came through a new website reserved fo...

By Curt Hutson on 11 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles X Review Roundup

Xenoblade Chronicles X Review Roundup

The reviews for the Wii U’s big holiday exclusive Xenoblade Chronicles X are in, pointing to a gorgeous adventure that unfortunately falls just short of its predecessor. With Star Fox Zero delayed...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Nintendo is preparing for a very Splatoon 2 holiday season, announcing several forthcoming updates for the Nintendo Switch multiplayer shooter. Small updates have continued to roll out for Splatoon...

By Rory Young on 11 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles X Release Date

Xenoblade Chronicles X Release Date

It’s only been a month or two since New 3DS owners got their hands on Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, the mobile port of the popular Wii RPG, but they’re going to have to play quickly. The game’s spiritual...

By Christopher Gates on 11 December 2017
Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto, famed creator of some of Nintendo’s greatest game franchises, says his favorite movie of last year was the newest Star Wars film, The Force Awakens. Shigeru Miyamoto is talking a...

By Weston Albert on 11 December 2017
Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash is the best looking installment in the series, offering the most immersive world to-date. Still, its battle system suffers in a misguided bid to innovate. One of the best...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

While most games inevitably lose players and die off, some rebound and recapture strong player bases and interest. Here’s Game Rant’s 8 biggest video game comebacks. These days, if a video game rel...

By Boston Blake on 10 December 2017
Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Nintendo releases a brief anime based on Star Fox Zero, featuring all of the beloved animal pilots from the main game. It’s actually quite good and can be watched here. Fans have been waiting almos...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Nintendo is Selling Empty Splatoon 2 Boxes

Nintendo is Selling Empty Splatoon 2 Boxes

Nintendo is reportedly selling empty Splatoon 2 boxes in Japan. The company has spent much of the week hyping the upcoming Nintendo Switch game, having debuted the Splatoon 2 single player trailer...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 December 2017
News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun newsbits for some of our recent favorites. Let’s take look a real-life Minecraft sword Portal cake...

By Rob Keyes on 10 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

We sat down to chat with Nintendo Treehouse’s Demetrius Boggs about Xenoblade Chronicles X, Super Smash Bros., and Nintendo’s decision to localize this game. As many gamers are well aware, Nintendo...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo announces a wide variety of video game deals for Wii U and 3DS, with big discounts up for grabs for titles such as Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, and Minecraft: Wii U Edition. The holiday se...

By Rob Gordon on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Niantic is constantly making changes to its popular augmented reality game Pokemon GO, though it doesn’t always share these changes with players. Over the past month, it seems as though Niantic has...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Series creator Shigeru Miyamoto sheds some light on just how big the development team is on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and who else is involved. Nintendo turned a lot of heads when th...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 December 2017
Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

In an E3 2016 interview with Game Informer, Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen name Star Fox Zero and Pikmin 3 as two underrated Wii U exclusive titles. At less than 13 million units sold to date, it...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Game Ranter Banter: Final Fantasy, Smash Bros. and More

Game Ranter Banter: Final Fantasy, Smash Bros. and More

Five writers give their take on Super Smash Bros. DLC, WWE 2K16’s lack of female wrestlers, Square Enix’s Western appeal, betas, and TellTale’s sporadic release schedule. Welcome to the Game Ranter...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo says the company tried to create an Arwing amiibo that would have launched with Star Fox Zero, but despite numerous tries they weren’t able to complete it. The original concept for an Arwi...

By Weston Albert on 10 December 2017
Nintendo Release Dates

Nintendo Release Dates

While Star Fox, as well as exciting newer IP like the localization of Yo-Kai Watch. With so few concrete plans for the holiday shopping season, it seemed like Nintendo may have thrown up the whi...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

In order for Pokemon GO fans to catch Mewtwo, one of the rarest and most recognizable legendary Pokemon in the history of the franchise, they have to receive a special EX Raid invite. The only requ...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles X Review

Xenoblade Chronicles X Review

Nintendo’s latest Wii U blockbuster, Xenoblade Chronicles X, is massive, beautiful, and well worth checking out for anyone that currently owns the console. After a massive petition kickstarted Xeno...

By Riley Little on 10 December 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Announced for Nintendo Switch

Pokken Tournament DX Announced for Nintendo Switch

Following months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo has officially announced that the Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament is coming to the Nintendo Switch as Pokken Tournament DX, with a plann...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 December 2017
Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

Nintendo is starting off strong regarding its promise to consistently update Splatoon 2 with free DLC. Tomorrow Nintendo will be releasing its first bit of free content in the form of the Inkbrush...

By Rory Young on 09 December 2017
The Game Awards Winners List

The Game Awards Winners List

It may no longer have the Spike branding or the cable channel budget, but The Game Awards actually turned out all right in the end. Sure, the show was decidedly lacking in the flashy premiere dep...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 December 2017
Payday 2 is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Payday 2 is Coming to Nintendo Switch

This evening’s Nintendo Direct has brought plenty of surprises for fans of Nintendo’s portable console, including the unexpected announcement that Payday 2 will be available for the Nintendo Switch...

By John Jacques on 09 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Nintendo continues to ride high after launching the Switch this past March, thanks in large part of solid first-party games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Nin...

By Derek Nichols on 09 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

As one of the more successful I.P. to come out of Nintendo in recent memory, Splatoon 2 was clearly going to be a hit upon its release earlier this year. The game has an especially large following...

By Riley Little on 09 December 2017
NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 was released this week on PC and consoles (including the Nintendo Switch). And while fans of the basketball sim series are thrilled with the addition of The Neighborhood social space, thes...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Reveals Plans for Three Forthcoming Updates

Splatoon 2 Reveals Plans for Three Forthcoming Updates

With Splatoon 2‘s release last month having helped the Nintendo Switch hit a sales milestone to become the best selling console of July 2017, it looks as if the Big N has decided to reward fans by...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament Set to Get Brand New Character

Pokken Tournament Set to Get Brand New Character

Nintendo confirms plans to announce a brand new entrant to Pokken Tournament later this month, kickstarting speculation amongst fans about which Pokemon it could be. There’s little question that Po...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Review

Fire Emblem Warriors Review

As one of the more divisive layouts in gaming today, Dynasty Warriors has never quite resonated with players outside of its niche audience. Still, there’s something inherently appealing about the l...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s massive world offered gamers plenty to see and do, but Nintendo promised it wasn’t done yet. The game’s second DLC, The Champions’ Ballad, was announced ba...

By Sarah Fields on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Review

Pokken Tournament DX Review

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Today’s Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct revealed plans to release a pre-launch Splatfest multiplayer demo. Splatoon 2‘s first Splatfest will be a free download, available later today, and will run on Ju...

By Rory Young on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Review

Splatoon 2 Review

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original released as a barebones endeavor that slowly grew over time to become a more fleshed out multiplayer exp...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Later this month, E3 2017 will take over Los Angeles, and give the world a sneak peek of the most exciting video games of the not-too-distant future. Nintendo has already promised a “big” E3, and n...

By Brad Jones on 08 December 2017
Nintendo Will Host Splatoon 2 Tournament at E3

Nintendo Will Host Splatoon 2 Tournament at E3

When it comes to the Nintendo Switch, many eyes have (perhaps rightfully) been turned towards The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but Nintendo is clearly keen to share what other games will be...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2017
Canadian Videogame Awards: 2013 Finalists

Canadian Videogame Awards: 2013 Finalists

The nominations are in and the finalists have been officially selected for the 2013 Canadian Videogame Awards. This year, the fifth for the relatively young award ceremony, is quite a bit differe...

By Rob Keyes on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Salmon Run Schedule Changed, New Dualies DLC

Splatoon 2 Salmon Run Schedule Changed, New Dualies DLC

Nintendo is making some changes to Splatoon 2‘s popular Salmon Run mode for the better. For unclear reasons, Nintendo only makes the cooperative Salmon Run mode available during certain hours of th...

By Rory Young on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Adds New Salmon Run Horde Mode

Splatoon 2 Adds New Salmon Run Horde Mode

Alongside its bevy of competitive multiplayer modes, Splatoon 2 will also feature a cooperative horde mode called Salmon Run. The news was revealed as part of a new Nintendo Direct, which focused o...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament Pros Have Their Screen Names Changed

Pokken Tournament Pros Have Their Screen Names Changed

Pokken Tournament is the arcade fighting game the Pokemon franchise has always needed, and it’s already gained a following since its release as an arcade game in 2015, with a subsequent release on...

By Mark Knapp on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament: Keep Local Multiplayer at 60FPS

Pokken Tournament: Keep Local Multiplayer at 60FPS

When playing Pokken Tournament local multiplayer, the frame rate drops from 60 FPS to 30 FPS. Here is a guide to keep the frame rate at its original quality. When Pokken Tournament was announced, i...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Splatfest Weapons and Stages

Splatoon 2 Splatfest Weapons and Stages

Nintendo is revealing the weapon loadouts and map rotation for tomorrow’s free Splatoon 2 multiplayer Splatfest demo. With the Splatfest lasting only four short hours, preparation is key for Splato...

By Rory Young on 08 December 2017
How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

This week, Nintendo announced another game that was going to be ported to the fledgling Nintendo Switch console from a previous device. Although many had been hoping that the game in question would...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2017
5 Pokemon That Should Be Added to Pokken Tournament

5 Pokemon That Should Be Added to Pokken Tournament

Now that Pokken Tournament is available to the masses, we take a look at five Pokemon we’d like to see join the game’s roster as downloadable fighters. As one of the most anticipated games arriving...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Monolith Soft brings the massive open world of Xenoblade Chronicles to the Nintendo Switch, but can it compete with the console’s titanic first-party releases this year?

By Cody Gravelle on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

After ample speculation, the latest fighter joining the roster of Pokken Tournament has been revealed, and it’s – rather surprisingly – the toxic frog Pokemon, Croagunk. Following the reveal of Sci...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Darkrai Joins Pokken Tournament Roster

Darkrai Joins Pokken Tournament Roster

The Pokemon Company and Bandai Namco confirm that the Japanese arcade version of the popular Pokemon fighting game, Pokken Tournament, will be receiving the Mythical Darkrai. The Pokemon franchise...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament Sees Scizor Join The Roster

Pokken Tournament Sees Scizor Join The Roster

The Pokemon Company reveals Scizor as the next playable character joining the roster of the popular Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament – although it’s an arcade exclusive. Fighting game fans h...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

Despite the admittedly gross nature of the festivities, the latest Splatoon 2 Splatfest seemed to be a rousing success, with thousands of players tuning in to try their hand at battles that replace...

By AJ Caulfield on 08 December 2017
Pokken Tournament Needs Some Changes To Be Competitive

Pokken Tournament Needs Some Changes To Be Competitive

Pokken Tournament is no doubt a fun experience but, in this author’s opinion, Nintendo must make some changes to get the game ready for competitive play. Last Friday saw the release of Pokken Tour...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 08 December 2017
No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

With the upcoming FIFA 16, EA Sports will look to build upon the improvements made with recent games in the franchise. FIFA 15 offered up a polished soccer sim, with the title including a wealth...

By Rob Gordon on 08 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Although it seems like there are infinite things to do in the official Nintendo Switch version of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (especially now that the DLC has arrived), that hasn’t stopped...

By Denny Connolly on 08 December 2017
Nintendo Unveils Splatoon 2 Switch Pro Controller

Nintendo Unveils Splatoon 2 Switch Pro Controller

Today, Nintendo officially announced its decision to bring its Splatoon 2 Edition Pro Controller for the Switch to North America by way of a listing on one of its official Twitter accounts. Accordi...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Mods are Getting out of Control

Breath of the Wild Mods are Getting out of Control

How many mods can a game have before reaching a critical mass? At least one Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild player appears to be exploring those possibilities, judging from a recent video. Whil...

By Cody Gravelle on 08 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Now that Zelda: Breath of the Wild has added a DLC-pack worth of content, it doesn’t take long to fill your inventory with a wide variety of foods, critters, monster parts, and minerals when explor...

By Denny Connolly on 08 December 2017
Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

What many would otherwise view as a rather boring task will now be rewarded handsomely. Recently released patch notes for the version 1.31 update hitting The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild rev...

By AJ Caulfield on 08 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Producer Says Sequel is a Ways Off

Breath of the Wild Producer Says Sequel is a Ways Off

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been nothing short of a critical and commercial success since its release back in March, managing to garner a record number of perfect reviews and enviab...

By Alexander Pan on 08 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Since its release, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been praised in many a positive review for its ability to not only appease longstanding fans of the Nintendo franchise, but also for b...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

With the release of 50 third generation Pokemon imminent as well as the introduction of a new dynamic weather system, it’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon GO fan. However, some fans are upset that...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Players of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have recently received the first round of the game’s DLC in the form of The Master Trials, but the community took no time in beating the DLC pack....

By Rob Gordon on 07 December 2017
Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Black Friday 2017 is within touching distance now as shoppers will soon get their chance to save hundreds of dollars on gaming goods. There are Black Friday deals for almost everything, from brand...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 December 2017
Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

Gaming cosplay has become an inextricable part of convention culture, with a number of talented makeup and costume design artists applying their gifts to the burgeoning art form. We’ve seen some in...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 December 2017
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

One of the surprise announcements from last week’s Nintendo Direct livestream was that DOOM would be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The first-person shooter’s publisher, Bethesda, confirmed that th...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 December 2017
Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO remains one of the most popular mobile games on the market, but few would argue that it’s a perfect experience. On the contrary, there are still many ways Niantic could improve Pokemon G...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 December 2017
Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon‘s reign as an outstandingly popular game series continues, with the series picking up new acknowledgment for its accomplishments. According to a new report, 300 million copies of the game s...

By Sarah Fields on 06 December 2017
PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

There was a time not too long ago when people thought that video game consoles were on the verge of extinction; that the game industry and the consumers that offer up their hard earned money woul...

By Kyree Leary on 06 December 2017
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

The Nintendo Switch is on track to surpass the Wii U’s lifetime sales in just one year. Here is why Nintendo’s new console is succeeding where the Wii U failed.

By Dalton Cooper on 06 December 2017
Shovel Knight Confirmed for Switch Launch Window

Shovel Knight Confirmed for Switch Launch Window

Shovel Knight and its new expansion will release ahead of other platforms this Spring on the Nintendo Switch, becoming another game to add to the new console’s launch window. It was announced last...

By Weston Albert on 04 December 2017
10 Funniest Game Commercials

10 Funniest Game Commercials

Over the years, the video game industry has seen its fair share of commercials. Some are funny on purpose and some are so odd or awkward that they happen to be hilarious, even if that was not the...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 December 2017
Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

As one of the most popular fighting games on the market, the Super Smash Bros. franchise has managed to gather an immense following thanks to its expansive roster of crossover characters and Nintend...

By Riley Little on 04 December 2017
Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

All week long, rumors have been flying about the beloved platformer from Yacht Club Games, Shovel Knight. First it was being said that the Shovel Knight character was being added to Super Smash Bros...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 December 2017
 Shovel Knight Dev Talks Porting Game to the Switch

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Porting Game to the Switch

Since making its debut in 2014, Shovel Knight has become one of the most popular indie games around, garnering high praise from critics and fans alike. Earlier this month, the game was released for...

By Brad Jones on 04 December 2017
Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Selling over 1.5 million units and earning widespread critical acclaim, Shovel Knight is one of the most successful indie games of the last few years. Since its launch in 2014, the Shovel Knight ex...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 might be a stand-alone title in the way it approaches its story, but developer Monolith Soft has also made sure to acknowledge the game’s roots wherever possible. Xenoblade C...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 December 2017
AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

Earlier this month Nintendo released Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, which allows players to design their own campsites and make some new friends. After the game suffered multiple delays during devel...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

When Niantic launched the Global Catch Challenge in Pokemon GO a few days ago, it looked like fans weren’t going to meet their goal of catching 3 billion Pokemon by November 26th. However, the Poke...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Kelloggs and Nintendo have confirmed the news that a Super Mario-themed cereal will release as soon as December 11th. A leak from earlier this week showed off the now-confirmed Super Mario Cereal b...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Nintendo’s mobile Animal Crossing game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, has now arrived, letting players design and manage their own campsites. Players are already enjoying what the new game has to o...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO players have managed to catch over 1.5 billion Pokemon over the last few days, which has seen the community earn the silver tier reward in the ongoing Global Catch Challenge. With the si...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

Beleaguered retailer Toys R Us is set to get an influx of SNES Classic Editions and Nintendo Switch consoles in time for Cyber Monday week. The company made an announcement on its official blog sta...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 December 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is full of new secrets to find and adventures to explore, even for players who managed to complete the original Sun and Moon releases last year. Some players have r...

By Denny Connolly on 03 December 2017
New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

While Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is only supposed to be an updated version of the 3DS titles with a few changes and some new Pokemon, players have discovered one touching addition to the game...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 December 2017
Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Since its the first year the console has been available, there haven’t been many Nintendo Switch deals for the holiday shopping season. However, Ubisoft has stepped forward to give fans discounts o...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

The week of Black Friday and Thanksgiving is always the busiest shopping period of the year, as consumers rush out to take advantage of the best deals they can find. There were many hot items on sa...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 December 2017
Project Cars 2 Development Begins

Project Cars 2 Development Begins

Each week, we spotlight a few stories from the previous week that didn’t reach the front page at Game Rant. This week, we’re discussing a new Final Fantasy game, Project CARS sequel, and more. H...

By Boston Blake on 01 December 2017
Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO players managed to complete Niantic’s Global Catch Challenge, catching over 3 billion Pokemon in a week’s time. As a result, various rewards were unlocked for all Pokemon GO players, but...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

We’re nearly a year and six months removed from the game’s launch in June of 2016 and Pokemon GO is still missing hundreds of Pokemon. Developer Niantic has announced plans to slowly introduce gen...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pocket Camp: Materials Offered By Every Villager

Pocket Camp: Materials Offered By Every Villager

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is out and social media feeds are already filled with players eagerly sharing their friend codes. To make sure your camp is cool, cute, or sporty enough to show off to...

By Denny Connolly on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths

Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths

A report published last year confirmed that Pokemon GO can be a huge distraction for drivers, as the game was involved in hundreds of thousands of traffic accidents in just 10 days. But while this...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 November 2017
Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Way before you were a gamer and video game consoles became the multi-billion dollar industry it is today, we relied on television ads to see which games looked fun enough to warrant investing our...

By Riley Little on 27 November 2017
Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

The first tier in the Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge has been unlocked after the total number of Pokemon caught in the game reached 500 million. Players can now reap all the rewards of the Bronze...

By Curt Hutson on 26 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Since its launch, Super Mario Odyssey has earned widespread critical acclaim, and stands as one of the highest-rated video games ever made. Considering the game’s massive popularity, it’s no surpri...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 November 2017
Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO raids continue to be a source of controversy for the popular mobile game. Many fans have criticized the way raids are implemented in the game, particularly EX Raids, which currently seem...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

A few days ago, reports circulated that Niantic was going to announce updates on various Pokemon GO features sometime this week. However, it appears as though the studio is too busy with its recent...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

One of the more addicting little mini-games in Super Mario Odyssey takes place in New Donk City and sees everyone’s favorite ex-plumber attempting to beat the jump rope high scores of other players...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

Game Rant was in attendance for a recent Middle-earth: Shadow of War press event in Toronto, Canada, where we were provided with the opportunity to speak with the community manager for the forthcom...

By Riley Little on 25 November 2017
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video game rivalries are even fiercer. Every four years in the United Sta...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO Debuts Global Travel and Catch Challenge

Pokemon GO Debuts Global Travel and Catch Challenge

Every so often Pokemon GO developer Niantic hosts themed events in an effort to bring players back to the game. While these events usually benefit individual players for taking part, this latest ev...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO Global Challenge is Off to a Slow Start

Pokemon GO Global Challenge is Off to a Slow Start

A new Pokemon GO global event has players all around the world working together to unlock special rewards, but the grind to the highest tier is looking a little unrealistic. After the first full da...

By Denny Connolly on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO continues to receive support from Niantic, with the company running special events like the recent Halloween event as well as adding new features and Pokemon to the game. Even so, the ad...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

With Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon releasing on November 17, countless Pokemon trainers will begin brand new journeys as they seek to become true Pokemon Champions and find out what new...

By John Jacques on 24 November 2017
EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

Following Electronic Arts‘ press conference during E3 2017, the company released details regarding the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18, confirming that it will lack several of the features inclu...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 November 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Ever since EX Raids were first introduced to Pokemon GO, many fans have expressed frustration with the system. For the uninitiated, EX Raids are special raids with ultra rare Pokemon, like Mewtwo,...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 November 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Nintendo has announced a release date for its next smartphone game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. Originally teased with a “late November” release date, Nintendo is making good on that promise by r...

By Curt Hutson on 23 November 2017
FIFA 18 on Switch Was Less Than 3% of Sales in UK

FIFA 18 on Switch Was Less Than 3% of Sales in UK

Ever since EA Sports’ former Chief Competition Officer Peter Moore revealed that FIFA 18 would be custom built for the Nintendo Switch, fans of both the Big N and the incredibly popular soccer simu...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 November 2017
1-2-Switch Review

1-2-Switch Review

With every new Nintendo console comes a title that exists to solely showcase the unique appeal of the platform. The Wii had Wii Sports, Wii U had Nintendo Land, and now the Nintendo Switch has 1-2-...

By Riley Little on 23 November 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Considering the massive success that is Pokemon GO, it’s not surprising that other developers have attempted to emulate it. While there are numerous Pokemon GO clones out in the wild, the most prom...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

This week The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim finally made the jump to its 1,000th platform, the Nintendo Switch. We kid, but the 2011 RPG has become a meme unto itself with how many different ports have b...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Is Nintendo’s improved take on Pokemon Sun and Moon worth playing through once more, or is it too similar to justify another jaunt through the islands of Alola?

By Cody Gravelle on 22 November 2017
Pikachu Does the Unthinkable in New Pokemon Movie

Pikachu Does the Unthinkable in New Pokemon Movie

Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You!, the latest Pokemon feature length film, has been somewhat of a magnet for controversy. Fans were upset when it was revealed that series regulars Brock and Misty wo...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO has over 500 million players, with many of them playing the game every single day. But those numbers may soon drop as the game will no longer be playable for millions of users running an...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Over the past year and a half, Pokemon GO fans have seen a number of significant new features added to the game, with arguably the most notable being raid battles. Niantic has promised even more fe...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

After much anticipation, the Nintendo Switch version of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim will be released later this week. Bethesda has managed to squeeze its fantasy RPG epic onto the new Nintendo cons...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Since the franchise started with Pokemon Red and Blue, Pokemon games have had Pokemon exclusive to each version. The idea behind this is that players have to find others with the opposite version o...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

As a nice surprise for any hardcore Pokemon fans looking forward to the launch of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon on November 17th, Pokemon GO players can now dress their avatar with new items fro...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2017
A New Super Mario Movie Might Be in the Works

A New Super Mario Movie Might Be in the Works

Mario is already one of the best-known characters in the world thanks to the massive success of the Super Mario games over the last three decades. But soon, even more people may learn about Mario a...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 November 2017
Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

By now Pokemon GO players are keenly aware of the dangers of playing the game at inappropriate times. And yet, some players still choose to take that chance, finding themselves in hot water when th...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 November 2017
Nintendo Switch Sales Will Surpass Wii U by Next Year

Nintendo Switch Sales Will Surpass Wii U by Next Year

The Nintendo Switch has already proven that it will be the console that catalyzes a Nintendo resurgence in the video game industry—now, analysts and competitors are waiting to see just what that me...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey has made quite the impact on the gaming community, selling millions of copies mere days after its release and earning unprecedented critical acclaim. Many reviewers have praised...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 November 2017
Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct to Reveal New Features

Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct to Reveal New Features

With the forthcoming launch of Splatoon 2 just over two weeks away, Nintendo is stoking the marketing flame and has announced a Nintendo Direct event for July 6. The Nintendo Direct livestream, the...

By Rory Young on 19 November 2017
Arms and Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct Coming This Week

Arms and Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct Coming This Week

Nintendo is planning to air a special Nintendo Direct presentation on Wednesday, April 12th, where the gaming giant will discuss upcoming titles for Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch. In this instal...

By Boston Blake on 18 November 2017
Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

It’s an exciting day for Splatoon 2 fans, as a slew of news regarding the game’s forthcoming updates has been uncovered. Dataminers from the Wii Sports community team have dug up information that i...

By AJ Caulfield on 18 November 2017
Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

Splatoon 2′s first official post-launch Splatfest has been revealed, starting a condiment war between ketchup and mayonnaise. The announcement was officially made by Nintendo of Europe and later co...

By Rory Young on 18 November 2017
Overwatch Meets Pokemon in Cool Crossover 'Game'

Overwatch Meets Pokemon in Cool Crossover 'Game'

Overwatch and Pokemon are two of the most popular video game franchises around, as each has millions of fans around the world. It also means that there’s a lot of overlap of fans who love both Over...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 November 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 1 Details

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 1 Details

Nintendo has announced what will be included with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s DLC Pack 1. DLC Pack 1 is the first of two pieces of DLC included in Breath of the Wild‘s Season Pass, wi...

By Rory Young on 17 November 2017
10 Best Ghost-Type Pokemon

10 Best Ghost-Type Pokemon

In the first generation of Pokemon games, Game Freak introduced three ghost-type Pokemon, all part of the same evolutionary line. Since the days of Gastly, Haunter, and Gengar, the number of ghost-...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 November 2017
Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

After Nintendo announced that Metroid Prime 4 is finally in development back at E3 2017, fans have eagerly been awaiting any news regarding the upcoming game. Now, new rumors have sparked online di...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 November 2017
Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Nintendo is introducing Super Mario Odyssey-themed content to Super Mario Run players for a limited time, as part of a crossover promotional campaign. For the next few weeks and until the end of Nove...

By Curt Hutson on 14 November 2017
Time Change Messed Up Pokemon GO Raid Times

Time Change Messed Up Pokemon GO Raid Times

If you feel like the daylight saving change has your scheduled a little of whack, you aren’t the only one. Pokemon GO’s developer, Niantic, is also struggling to get things back in line after the f...

By Denny Connolly on 14 November 2017
Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

In September, Pokemon fans in North America had a one-week opportunity to collect a limited edition Pikachu wearing Ash Ketchum’s hat. The promotion tied in with the theatrical run of Pokemon the M...

By John Jacques on 14 November 2017
New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

Earlier this week, Niantic announced a new venture with Warner Bros. Interactive and Portkey Games called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Recognizing that some fans may be worried that the new Harry P...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

One of the creepiest new Pokemon introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon was Mimikyu. A ghost/fairy-type Pokemon, Mimikyu’s appearance is said to cause illness, and so it dresses itself up as Pikachu to...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

There were some doubts about whether Ubisoft could make magic with Nintendo’s biggest franchise ahead of the release of Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, but the game has proven to be an enormous hi...

By Brad Jones on 14 November 2017
EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

Electronic Arts reveals that it is done making Nintendo Switch games until it can determine how successful FIFA 18 has been on Nintendo’s new console.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 November 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Since its release earlier this year, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has not only captured the imagination of gamers from practically all walks of life, but also it has inspired some folks...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 November 2017
Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

When Nintendo announced at E3 2017 that a mainline Pokemon game would be coming to the Nintendo Switch, it generated a great deal of excitement. After all, the Nintendo Switch is capable of hosting...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO players who rely upon visiting Pokemon Gyms and PokeStops to collect items will notice a significant change in what they receive. Niantic has altered the drop rate from PokeStops and Gym...

By Sarah Fields on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Sarah Ehrenfried wasn’t supposed to live past the age of two. Now at the age of 12, Sarah is a straight-A student who loves reading, going to school, and playing video games. One of Sarah’s favorit...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

In the second generation of Pokemon games, Gold and Silver, Game Freak introduced palette-swapped creatures called shiny Pokemon. Encountering a shiny Pokemon in the wild is extremely rare, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Solo a Scyther Raid

Pokemon GO: How to Solo a Scyther Raid

Of all the appealing new Pokemon GO level 3 Battle Raid bosses, Scyther may be the easiest to defeat and catch. Players who have been doing a lot of raiding up to this point likely already have a t...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon from Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon have leaked online, including what’s said to be the final form of the Legendary Pokemon Necrozma. A series of leaked images claiming to be...

By Rory Young on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Solo Porygon Raid

Pokemon GO: How To Solo Porygon Raid

Now that the Halloween event has concluded, Pokemon GO players are back to the daily grind. There is a new Legendary Beast to defeat and capture, but some players are interested in a few of the oth...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Solo An Omastar Raid

Pokemon GO: How to Solo An Omastar Raid

Pokemon GO players are still adjusting to the new rotation of Battle Raid bosses and mastering their strategies for taking down the challenges as effortlessly as possible. Most serious players like...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Gearbox Software CEO Randy Pitchford indicates that there are no plans to bring the upcoming Borderlands 3 to the Nintendo Switch. One of the promises Nintendo has...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 November 2017
Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

The numbers are in, and it’s official: Super Mario Odyssey has become the fastest selling Mario game in the United States. Since its announcement back in January, the hype surrounding Super Mario Ody...

By Olivia Falk on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Let Pokemon Reach Max CP

Pokemon GO Update Will Let Pokemon Reach Max CP

The latest update has begun to roll out for Niantic’s Pokemon Go and while it doesn’t contain any fancy new features, the latest installation promises to fix a range of bugs that players have notic...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Ho-Oh, Celebi Models Datamined

Pokemon GO: Shiny Ho-Oh, Celebi Models Datamined

It was just a few weeks ago when Pokemon GO developer Niantic added new characters to the game, letting players catch Gen 3 Pokemon in the wild. However, according to new files uncovered by a datam...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO‘s collection of shiny Pokemon continues to grow. Pokemon GO fans around the world have reported sightings of shiny Shuppets and Banettes out in the wild, meaning all five of the third ge...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Trainers who aren’t quite ready to wrap up the Pokemon GO Halloween event festivities will be pleased to know that the availability of special boxes in the game’s shop has been extended. The news...

By Curt Hutson on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO: New Legendary Raid Battle Available in US

Pokemon GO: New Legendary Raid Battle Available in US

Pokemon GO players have been busy hunting down Gen 3 ghosts and collecting double candy for the last week and Battle Raids have been taking a backseat. That all changes this month, with the latest...

By Denny Connolly on 06 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey has released to unprecedented critical acclaim, becoming the highest-rated video game to date in the process. One reason why many reviewers have heaped praise on Mario’s latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 November 2017
Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

After launching the Switch earlier this year, Nintendo has been on a consistent roll month after month. Sales of the new console have been stellar thanks in large part to the release cycle which s...

By Derek Nichols on 02 November 2017
What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

Last week saw the release of Super Mario Odyssey, the latest adventure for Nintendo’s flagship character and his first on the Switch. Mario is once again tasked with saving Princess Peach from Bows...

By Curt Hutson on 02 November 2017
6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

When Nintendo officially confirmed that a Pokemon RPG for the Switch was in development, fans of the series were delighted. But sadly, neither Nintendo nor developer Game Freak have revealed many o...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 November 2017
5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

Every hero has “their” villain. While a protagonist might face off against a myriad number of foes before their journey is done, there is always one that stands out among the rest as the perfect fo...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 October 2017
What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

As with the majority of Nintendo games these days, Super Mario Odyssey allows players to use Amiibo in-game to acquire a little bonus content. Just like in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 October 2017
‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

It’s no secret that while the 3DS is coming on strong, both the Wii and the DS are headed for the sunset. If there were any lingering doubts, Nintendo‘s release schedule for the first quarter of...

By Jeff Schille on 30 October 2017
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for games ever, despite plummeting sales figures. Here in the West,...

By Jeff Schille on 30 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Nintendo’s big day is here at long last, and Super Mario Odyssey is now being played on devices all around the world, in both handheld format and on tv screens. Now that gamers everywhere are comin...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

The first Mario platformer for the Nintendo Switch has finally arrived. Super Mario Odyssey launches today and gives Nintendo fans a very new and different gameplay experience than the most recent...

By Denny Connolly on 29 October 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Allegedly Files Complaint Against Rival

Pokemon GO Dev Allegedly Files Complaint Against Rival

Pokemon GO has made over a billion dollars, giving players a new way to use the augmented reality (AR) technology in their smartphones. The game’s success means that many similar AR games have been...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 October 2017
Pokemon GO Will Improve EX Raid Invite System

Pokemon GO Will Improve EX Raid Invite System

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has been testing the EX Raid battle system over the past few weeks. Niantic plans to roll out the feature worldwide, but before that global launch, the developer must g...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

When a video game series has run for as long as Pokemon has, there will inevitably be some repetition and overlap. One of the more understated strengths of the Nintendo-exclusive franchise has been...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 October 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

The Animal Crossing mobile experience fans have been waiting for has finally seen an announcement as Nintendo confirms that Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will be launching on Android and iOS devices...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 October 2017
Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Yesterday, Nintendo revealed more details about its highly anticipated Animal Crossing mobile game. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp lets players customize their campsites and take part in all sorts of...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 October 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Upon its debut in 2003, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga for the Game Boy Advance was a welcomed venture by RPG aficionados. Since then the company has continued to cater to this demand by turning...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO fans the world over are currently participating in the game’s Halloween 2017 event, which includes double candy and a huge increase in ghost-type Pokemon. However, the Pokemon GO Hallowe...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2017
Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

The popularity of Pokemon continues to grow, and creatures like Pikachu are a household name. Some of those little critters are so darn huggable that fans often imagine what Pokemon would look like...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

Those who were heartbroken when the Nintendo 3DS XL Super NES Edition was released exclusively in Europe will be overjoyed to learn this charming console is heading to the US. The device won’t look l...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

The Pokemon GO Halloween Event is in full swing, bringing plenty of tricks and treats to trainers. One part of the special event is the ability to catch a Pikachu wearing a witch’s hat. However, pl...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Recently, Nintendo devices have proved to be a little hard to come by. Although Nintendo has increased Switch monthly production, the console has been a huge sales success, while retro devices like...

By Rob Gordon on 24 October 2017
How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

Another Nintendo Minute released this week that focuses on co-op play in Super Mario Odyssey. In the video, Kit and Krysta explore the Wooded Kingdom while demonstrating how two people can play tog...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

The role of the PokeStop is a big one for Pokemon GO players, with PokeStops acting as a vital place to receive important drops. However, recently users noticed that PokeStops may have been stealth...

By Rob Gordon on 23 October 2017
Stephen Colbert Burns Pokemon GO

Stephen Colbert Burns Pokemon GO

The Pokemon GO fad had the attention of the whole nation just a year ago, but the craze has definitely faded. Plenty of players are still dedicated to collecting ’em all, but the active player base...

By Denny Connolly on 22 October 2017
10 Unlikely Games We Want on a Nintendo 64 Classic

10 Unlikely Games We Want on a Nintendo 64 Classic

Nostalgia is one of the more marketable aspects of the gaming industry nowadays, with remakes surfacing as some of the most anticipated titles for gamers the world over. Nintendo in particular has...

By Riley Little on 22 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

During the most recent Pokemon-only Nintendo Direct presentation, many gamers the world over were disappointed to learn that the next core installments in the series would be locked to the 3DS/2DS...

By Riley Little on 21 October 2017
5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

The Pokemon series has been around since 1996, but while the style of the series and the platforms it can be played upon has changed, a lot of fans’ mindsets have stayed the same. Pokemon players w...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
This Is How Nintendo Switch Video Capture Works

This Is How Nintendo Switch Video Capture Works

The Nintendo Switch continues its hot streak since its start earlier this year. Demand has continued to grow for the system, forcing Nintendo to increase production to two million units every month...

By Derek Nichols on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO‘s Halloween 2017 event still has yet to kick off, but even so, information on what it will entail has leaked to the public. The latest leak surrounding the event is thanks to a premature...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO may be set to introduce Gen 3 Pokemon in its next, major update, but it seems that this isn’t the only thing that developer Niantic is secretly working on. The company’s boss has now con...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

A few months ago, it was revealed that legendary horror game developer Shinji Mikami is not directing The Evil Within 2, the followup to his well-received 2014 game. Even though Mikami is not as de...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

The smash-hit iOS and Android title of last summer, one that took the world by storm and reinvigorated the mobile gaming scene, Pokemon GO has sadly suffered a number of hardships recently. From th...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Everything That Hatches From Special Eggs

Pokemon GO: Everything That Hatches From Special Eggs

The equinox event is up and running in the world of Pokemon GO and players are currently busy racking up double stardust and trying to hatch as many 2km eggs as possible. Now that the event bug inv...

By Denny Connolly on 18 October 2017
Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game

Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game

Sony Music Entertainment has just launched a brand new video game label called Unties, and it’s aiming to streamline small independent game studios with the company’s large production channels. Tod...

By John Jacques on 18 October 2017
Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Nintendo’s highly-anticipated Super Mario Odyssey may not be available to purchase until the end of the month, but that’s not stopping dedicated fans from getting a head start when it comes to spee...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 October 2017
Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

One property that’s managed to bypass its initial fad label and continue to remain relevant in an ever-evolving industry is Pokemon. The RPG series’ popularity has not wavered in the slightest in...

By Riley Little on 18 October 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

YouTuber and avid Pokemon GO player DrAwesomeBlox has been trying to complete a solo raid with his team of Xatus for awhile now. After a couple of failed attempts, he has finally achieved his goal,...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

As if it needed to be said, the video game publisher and developer Nintendo’s forthcoming platform title Super Mario Odyssey for the Switch is easily one of the most highly anticipated games of hol...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

The latest Pokemon title is set to arrive for the Nintendo 3DS in about a month, bringing with it many new features and enhancements from its predecessor. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon follow in...

By Derek Nichols on 16 October 2017
Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

We’ve seen Mario do a lot of things over the years, but dancing is a new one. The latest Super Mario Odyssey trailer is musical feast for the eyes and ears that show Mario and Cappy cutting a rug t...

By Curt Hutson on 15 October 2017
Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch is still one of the most highly coveted pieces of hardware in the gaming world right now, with the Big N having recently increased production to 2 mill...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2017
Game Boy Classic May Be Nintendo's Next Big Seller

Game Boy Classic May Be Nintendo's Next Big Seller

Nintendo has recently found tremendous success through the re-release of classic consoles in a new format. Both the NES Classic and the SNES Classic have been sellout hits upon launch, and it may w...

By Rob Gordon on 13 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey is a spectacular return to form that’ll delight casual players and platforming fans, delivering one of the biggest and best games ever from Nintendo.

By Riley Little on 13 October 2017
FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

EA Sports issues the first patch for the recently released FIFA 18, making it a little more difficult to score goals, and removing a sneaky exploit from Ultimate Team mode.

By Brad Jones on 13 October 2017
FIFA 18 for Switch Has Some Weird Glitches

FIFA 18 for Switch Has Some Weird Glitches

Players find some weird graphical glitches in the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18, including an issue where player models and the ball appear without any textures.

By Brad Jones on 13 October 2017
Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

Stardew Valley’s creator announces that the hit farming simulator game will come to the Nintendo Switch on October 5th, but without multiplayer functionality.

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2017
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

id Software confirms that FPS fans will only have to wait a few more weeks before they can get their hands on Doom for the Nintendo Switch, and start slaying demons on the go.

By Brad Jones on 13 October 2017
Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Next Big Release

Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Next Big Release

A few updates back, Niantic dropped the first hints of Generation 3 code into Pokemon GO’s structure. Since then, the community has been making guesses about when the new batch of Pokemon will be r...

By Denny Connolly on 12 October 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Fix Curveball Bug and More

Pokemon GO Update Will Fix Curveball Bug and More

It’s no secret that Pokemon GO has been plagued with a laundry list of bugs since launch, but Niantic is constantly working to roll out fixes for each of the problems. Some issues stay in the game...

By Denny Connolly on 12 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Now just weeks from the release of its latest AAA title, Nintendo seems to have no issue with revealing more gameplay for the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, giving us a look at an ice-themed stage a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 October 2017
Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Yesterday, an e-mail posted on Reddit sent waves throughout the Pokemon GO community. The e-mail, supposedly from a Japanese Niantic representative, claimed that the legendary bird Ho-Oh would be a...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

The next promotional Pikachu is now available in Pokemon Sun & Moon. This week it’s the Unova Cap Pikachu that’s up for grabs, but this variant comes with a little something extra. The Unova C...

By Curt Hutson on 11 October 2017
Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Much to the delight of those that follow the beloved Nintendo science-fiction property, Metroid: Samus Returns is being praised as a wonderful return to form for the franchise. Our review of Samus...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2017
ARMS Teases Another New Character With Next Update

ARMS Teases Another New Character With Next Update

Nintendo’s quirky brawler title ARMS has done quite well for itself in the months since its mid-June launch on the Nintendo Switch, selling upwards of 1.2 million copies around the globe. Even beyo...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 October 2017
Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

It’s been a few weeks since Legendary Birds appeared in Pokemon GO, as the beloved creatures faded into the ether at the end of August following the limited-time-only Raid Battles. The sky-faring c...

By AJ Caulfield on 10 October 2017
GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

Like many video game publishers, Take-Two Interactive had been taking a “wait and see” approach when it comes to supporting the Nintendo Switch. However, it seems as though the company, which overs...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 October 2017
9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

The Pokemon series of games that has been running since 1996 has spawned many bizarre spin-offs and has sold millions of copies across the globe. Fortunately, the popularity of the franchise (and a...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 October 2017
Pokemon Movie 'I Choose You!' Gets Theatrical Trailer

Pokemon Movie 'I Choose You!' Gets Theatrical Trailer

When the announcement came out that the 20th Pokemon movie would retell the origin story of Ash and Pikachu, the Pokemon fanbase was filled with excitement at the potential of a film that takes the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

A new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon has arrived, bringing with it new information about trainers’ new quests in and around the Alola region. It seems that in this new take o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Back at E3 2017, Nintendo revealed that its upcoming Super Mario Odyssey would be getting rid of the classic ‘lives’ system, instead punishing players for dying by having them lose a small amount o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Rocket League's Switch Cross Play Doesn't Include PS4

Rocket League's Switch Cross Play Doesn't Include PS4

Nintendo has now confirmed that Rocket League will be coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year. The Switch version of the game includes cross-platform play with the other versions of the game,...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 October 2017
Rocket League Could Come to the Nintendo Switch

Rocket League Could Come to the Nintendo Switch

With 2015’s Rocket League continuing to be one of the biggest success stories in recent memory for an independent studio–the rocket-powered soccer game was the most downloaded PS4 title in 2016, fo...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Entei Now Available In America

Pokemon GO: Entei Now Available In America

After a month of hunting down Raikou, Pokemon GO players in the Americas are more than ready for the legendary rotation. It’s been a mystery which of the hounds would arrive next, but the secret is...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Monster Hunter Stories Review

Monster Hunter Stories Review

As one of Capcom’s flagship properties in Japan, Monster Hunter has struggled to resonate with western audiences. Perhaps this lingering desire to break through to a new demographic is what trigger...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

In the wake of news that Metroid Prime 4 had entered development for Nintendo Switch, the secondary reveal that a remake of Metroid 2: Return of Samus was en route struck many as the cherry on top...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
SNES Classic Edition Review

SNES Classic Edition Review

It’s no secret that Nintendo’s SNES Classic Edition has been one of the hottest items of the year, even before it actually went on sale. But now, having spent considerable time with the miniature v...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

With Pokemon Sun and Moon having shipped more than 15 million units, there’s no doubt that the role-playing games from Game Freak have managed to become worldwide successes thanks to an ardent fan...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 October 2017
SNES Classic Sells Out in Minutes at Gamestop

SNES Classic Sells Out in Minutes at Gamestop

The SNES Classic Edition released roughly 24 hours ago and, as expected, Nintendo seems to have another hit on its hands. Gamers who were unable to secure a pre-order when they went on sale headed...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Announced

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Announced

Pokemon GO players still have one bonus day of the Equinox event left, thanks to an extension, but it’s never too early to start looking ahead to the next event. Many players will spend the next we...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

When Niantic created Pokemon GO, the game was designed to be played in portrait mode. But this hasn’t stopped players of the hit mobile game from actively seeking out ways to play it in different w...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Dedicated Pokemon GO players that are looking to catch ’em all should know that the three legendary beasts, Entei, Raikou, and Suicune from Pokemon Gold, Silver, and Crystal, have yet again been ro...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO Green Screen Bug Found During Raids

Pokemon GO Green Screen Bug Found During Raids

Another day, another Pokemon GO bug discovered. The popular mobile AR game may not actually have a new bug everyday, but for the hardcore players who are heavily impacted by bugs, it sometimes feel...

By Denny Connolly on 04 October 2017
This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

After the positive critical reception to Metroid: Samus Returns, many fans are sure to be delighted by seeing the beloved bounty hunter return to the limelight. While the Nintendo 3DS title has lan...

By Riley Little on 04 October 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Review

Metroid: Samus Returns Review

It has been 13 years since the Metroid franchise last threw the titular Samus Aran into a side-scrolling shooter, and that’s a reality that’s been looked upon rather disparagingly by fans of the se...

By Riley Little on 03 October 2017
Here's the First Glimpse of FIFA Running on Nintendo Switch

Here's the First Glimpse of FIFA Running on Nintendo Switch

A brand new and Japan-only commercial for the Nintendo Switch showcases the first-ever footage of EA Sports’ blockbuster FIFA franchise running on the home/portable console. It won’t be long now un...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2017
EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been a success for the house of Mario so far. After confirming that the Switch is the fastest selling console in Nintendo’s history, the company is sure...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been infused with a breath of fresh air thanks to its Master Trials DLC, an expansion that adds some significant content to the game while also providing...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 October 2017
Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Now that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild finally has some new content, the speedrunning community has begun to migrate back to one of Nintendo’s finest games. It only took players five hour...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 October 2017
Star Fox 2 SNES Carts are Already Being Pirated

Star Fox 2 SNES Carts are Already Being Pirated

Ask anyone which console they have their eyes on right now, and they’ll likely answer with “the SNES Classic Edition.” Nintendo’s highly anticipated console launched just a day ago, on September 29...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 October 2017
Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Without a doubt, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will go down as one of the best games of 2017 thanks to its impeccable open world gameplay, its fantastic soundtrack, and perhaps most impor...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 October 2017
FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

EA Sports announced FIFA 18 yesterday, with Cristiano Ronaldo as its cover star. The game will be released on PC and consoles, however, the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18 will be missing two cr...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 October 2017
SNES Classic Uses Same Hardware as NES Classic

SNES Classic Uses Same Hardware as NES Classic

With the SNES Classic about to hit shelves a mere 10 months after the massively successful NES Classic, there have been some questions as to how Nintendo has managed such a quick turnaround for its...

By Alexander Pan on 02 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

The Pokemon Sun and Moon promotional event celebrating the new, upcoming Pokemon movie is still ongoing, and the next phase has begun. For the release of Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You, Nintendo h...

By Curt Hutson on 01 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Since E3 a few months ago, Nintendo has devoted most of its time and marketing around one of the biggest first party Switch titles in 2017, Super Mario Odyssey. The ambitious title appears to be th...

By Derek Nichols on 01 October 2017
SNES Classic Will Be in Stock at GameStop Tomorrow

SNES Classic Will Be in Stock at GameStop Tomorrow

With the SNES Classic Edition set to launch tomorrow on Friday, September 29, 2017, there are likely many gaming fans wondering if they will be able to get their hands on the retro console even tho...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 October 2017
SNES Classic Release Date, Games Revealed

SNES Classic Release Date, Games Revealed

The incredible success of the NES Classic, a throwback device from Nintendo that emulates classic titles for the NES, seemed to be academic to everybody except Nintendo itself. The limited edition...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 October 2017
Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

In this day and age, it’s not uncommon to hear of gaming feats pulled off by members of the community that surround each game. Whether putting together a semi-truck in mid-air in Grand Theft Auto 5,...

By Riley Little on 01 October 2017
Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

As a title with one of the more dedicated fanbases in gaming, Overwatch has had its fair share of success since launching in May 2016. As the title’s developer, Blizzard, continues to update the ga...

By Riley Little on 01 October 2017
Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO GPS spoofing has been a concern in the game for a long time. It allows players to abuse the game, catching Pokemon and visiting Gyms that they otherwise would not be able to reach. But o...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 October 2017
Shovel Knight Coming to Nintendo Switch

Shovel Knight Coming to Nintendo Switch

Yacht Club Games announces a Nintendo Switch version of Shovel Knight, while also revealing the company’s substantial plans for the game throughout 2017. Just one day before Nintendo is expected to...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 September 2017
PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

The notion of cross-platform play would have seemed absurd to gaming fans even half a decade ago, when people still earnestly believed that the famed “console wars” of the early-to-mid-2000s would...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 September 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon: How To Claim Free Celebi

Pokemon Sun and Moon: How To Claim Free Celebi

Pokemon GO players are out hatching eggs during the equinox event, but 3DS gamers are still trying to catch ’em all too. With the new release of Pokemon Gold and Silver on the 3DS eShop, consumers...

By Denny Connolly on 29 September 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Players of the popular Pokemon GO mobile game have discovered a new Poke Ball throwing technique that doesn’t really do anything special. The idea is to throw the Poke Ball and have it bounce off a P...

By Curt Hutson on 28 September 2017
Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO has always been a bit of a troublemaker for the subsection of its users with less self-control than others. The app’s addictive gameplay has caused problems for players before, with news...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 September 2017
Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gave gamers dozens of hours of gameplay, exploration, plot, quests, and side-quests. The first The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC offers a new chall...

By Mark Knapp on 27 September 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Although Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One just last week, it looks as if debut sales for the title have not been too substantial, at least as far as numbers i...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros 3 Speedrunner Appears on The Late Show

Super Mario Bros 3 Speedrunner Appears on The Late Show

Speedrunning goes mainstream as Mitch “FlowerPower” Fowler goes on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to show off his world-record holding skills in Super Mario Bros. 3. Stephen Colbert has always...

By Jason Gallagher on 26 September 2017
NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

Alongside the new Zelda game, sources close to Nintendo suggest that the NX console will also be receiving Pokemon and Mario titles in its release window. Having strong launch titles is something t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 September 2017
What Are John Cena's Favorite Video Games?

What Are John Cena's Favorite Video Games?

WWE superstar John Cena may be busy with WrestleMania right around the corner, but that hasn’t stopped him from promoting the Nintendo Switch. Cena recently appeared at a special event where he pla...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

With the launch of the innovative Nintendo Switch console right around the corner, Game Rant takes a look back at the best launch games in Nintendo history. On March 3rd, Nintendo will be releasing...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Pokemon GO Equinox Event Stardust Problem Fixed

Pokemon GO Equinox Event Stardust Problem Fixed

Niantic has announced the issue surrounding double Stardust rewards during the Pokemon GO Equinox Event has been resolved. The company took to Twitter to ease the woes of Pokemon GO players experienc...

By Curt Hutson on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Speedrunner Kosmic has broken the Super Mario Bros. speedrun record, managing to edge past the previous benchmark by a mere 0.017 seconds – or in other words, a single frame. Super Mario Bros. may...

By Alexander Pan on 26 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

The Pokemon Company has released a new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon, offering one of the first looks into the upcoming RPGs’ gameplay. That includes new features, like the P...

By Rory Young on 26 September 2017
Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Upon confirming that Pokemon Gold and Silver would be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS’s Virtual Console, many fans immediately began to wonder why Pokemon Crystal was left without a release as well....

By Riley Little on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Nintendo has never made it secret that it planned on adding new playable characters to Super Mario Run, and on September 29th, a new character will finally join the game. In the next update, Prince...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

It isn’t a stretch to say that most video game enthusiasts have a certain affection for Super Mario Bros., and it’s pretty much a guarantee that classic video game collectors treasure vintage copie...

By AJ Caulfield on 26 September 2017
Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

The popular mobile game Pokemon GO is currently holding an Equinox Event that affords trainers unique opportunities, such as the chance to purchase special boxes from the in-game shop. For the Poke...

By Curt Hutson on 25 September 2017
Pokemon GO Gets Small Update

Pokemon GO Gets Small Update

Pokemon GO has already received one patch this week, as developer Niantic adjusted the auto pick feature for the game’s raids. But it seems that the game’s developer isn’t done providing players wi...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

The Nintendo Switch may have launched in March, but the portable console evidently still has plenty of hidden tricks up its sleeve – or more accurately, within its firmware. This weekend, a datamin...

By John Jacques on 23 September 2017
Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Several months ago during a Nintendo Direct presentation dedicated entirely to Pocket Monster news, it was confirmed that Pokemon Gold and Silver were slated for a Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console rele...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Last month, Pokemon GO officially introduced Mewtwo as a legendary Pokemon. Mewtwo would be part of the game’s EX raid battle system, an invite-only feature that is currently in testing. While many...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Plus iOS 11 Bug Still Not Fixed

Pokemon GO Plus iOS 11 Bug Still Not Fixed

Pokemon GO players who use an iPhone and the GO Plus device have been struggling with a very annoying problem recently. Hopes were high that Niantic would work out the bug, but the final release of...

By Denny Connolly on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO fans who have been getting involved in the game’s new legendary Pokemon raids will all know the pain of finally defeating the powerful raid boss, only for it to drop in Capture Points (C...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 September 2017
FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

Over the course of the past several months, Final Fantasy 15‘s director Hajime Tabata has been hinting at a Nintendo Switch version of the popular role-playing game, but he has yet to confirm whet...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For The Equinox Event

Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For The Equinox Event

Pokemon GO players have been begging for an event that isn’t centered around Battle Raids and they have finally got their wish. After a summer full of chasing Legendary Battle Raids non-stop, Niant...

By Denny Connolly on 23 September 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 23 September 2017
Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

With the Nintendo Switch having performed so well during its launch period, it seems unusual that the console/handheld hybrid is still yet to feature a video streaming service. Luckily, for all tho...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Catching any legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task, but Mewtwo puts up an even greater challenge than his counterparts. This isn’t because of his catch rate, which is actually higher than...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

In the past, gamers have seen Niantic Inc. use the enormous Pokemon GO player base as a captive audience for companies like McDonalds and Starbucks. Now, the studio is introducing some new content...

By Brad Jones on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO has been a huge success for its developer, Niantic. The game has already made over $1 billion and has hundreds of millions of users around the world. But Niantic does not want to settle...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle testing would begin in September, was the latest word from Niantic on the new Raid Battle feature. The new system, which was first unveiled as Exclusive Raids, offers invi...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Not too long ago, the developers at Niantic added Mewtwo EX Raids for Starbucks and other sponsored locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia, much to the delight of fans of the popular augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

As a mobile game, Pokemon GO is able to use push notifications to remind its players to go outside and get involved in the fun. But while the game’s notification feature may be annoying for some, t...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Raiding in Pokemon GO is a feature that has managed to breathe new life into the incredibly popular title, bringing a large portion of the playerbase together again, in order to take on and capture...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Catch Legendary Birds

Pokemon GO: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Catch Legendary Birds

Pokemon GO players have been hunting Legendary creatures for about a month now and the first major Legendary rotation is about to hit. Niantic has been hesitant to say what comes after the first ru...

By Denny Connolly on 20 September 2017
Nintendo Switch: Skyrim Release Date Announced

Nintendo Switch: Skyrim Release Date Announced

Following the initial reveal trailer for the Nintendo Switch, many gamers were surprised to see that one of the premiere third-party developers on the console was none other than Bethesda. The publ...

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Ever since Pokemon GO‘s announcement trailer, fans have been eagerly awaiting the release of their favorite legendary Pokemon. Starting strong with the team mascots Zapdos, Articuno, and Moltres, t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 September 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Following the confirmation that a new Nintendo Direct presentation would be arriving today, it seemed obvious that the company would want to touch upon one of the biggest games it has releasing for...

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
5 Developers We Want to Make A Horror Game

5 Developers We Want to Make A Horror Game

When gamers think of the best horror game developers, a couple of names that often come to mind are Shinji Mikami, the grandfather of survival-horror who created Resident Evil, and Keiichiro Toyama...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
Nintendo Boss: VR Has Few 'Truly Fun' Experiences

Nintendo Boss: VR Has Few 'Truly Fun' Experiences

The past 18 months have been huge for virtual reality gaming, with the Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, and HTC Vive headsets all being released for consumers. But while the VR industry has the hardwar...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Exclusive Square Enix RPG Releases Demo

Nintendo Switch Exclusive Square Enix RPG Releases Demo

Although the latest iterations of Final Fantasy haven’t been very similar to where the franchise started, Square Enix is still capable of making a classic turn-based JRPG. During today’s Nintendo D...

By Denny Connolly on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

It’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon fan, as the latest Nintendo Direct reveals more exciting details about the upcoming Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon. The new trailer for the game cove...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 September 2017
This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

It was a busy day for Nintendo, as the company held a brand new Direct event, giving fans a glimpse into its plans for the rest of 2017. While many fans were hoping for news on rumored Switch games...

By Derek Nichols on 18 September 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

It’s safe to say that, upon being leaked, very few were optimistic about the release of a turn-based strategy game that featured Super Mario and Rabbids characters interacting with one another. Aft...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2017
Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

The Japanese Nintendo YouTube account briefly attached Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct broadcast with a Super Smash Bros. tag, prompting speculation that a new iteration of the series for Nintendo Swit...

By Rory Young on 18 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Another Nintendo Direct aired today that focused on the Switch and 3DS. To close things out, Nintendo gave viewers a broader look at the various worlds found in Super Mario Odyssey, including one s...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

The first Safari Zone events for Pokemon GO kick off in Europe today. The cities hosting the event for September 16 are Barcelona, Paris, and Oberhausen. Information on the event is pouring in from...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

As the dust settles from the latest Nintendo Direct presentation, gamers have been left with quite a lot to think about when weighing up whether or not they want to buy a Nintendo Switch. One of t...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2017
Pokken Tournament Review

Pokken Tournament Review

Pokken Tournament is the first Pokemon-focused fighting game ever released, but the final product feels more like a barebones offering rather than a fleshed out product. Gamers have wanted a dedic...

By Riley Little on 17 September 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is full of endless hours of gameplay to keep players entertained months after the game’s launch, but that hasn’t stopped Nintendo from releasing some substantial...

By Denny Connolly on 16 September 2017
Pokemon Fighting Game Gains Empoleon As New Character

Pokemon Fighting Game Gains Empoleon As New Character

After ample speculation, The Pokemon Company confirms that the next fighter joining the Pokken Tournament roster will be none other than the fully evolved form of Piplup, Empoleon. Despite arriving...

By Riley Little on 15 September 2017
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo reveals that both DOOM and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus will be arriving for its Switch console, exciting fans of the two blockbuster shooters.

By Riley Little on 13 September 2017
Bayonetta 3 Teased by Hideki Kamiya

Bayonetta 3 Teased by Hideki Kamiya

It’s been three years since Bayonetta 2 launched on the Wii U to overwhelmingly positive reviews, and fans of the franchise have been waiting patiently for a sequel to be announced. While Bayonetta...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 September 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Collecting all of the powerful Mega Stones in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon just got a whole lot easier, as Nintendo issues a new Mystery Gift code that will give players access to some fan-favorite...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime is unable to commit to keeping the Nintendo Switch in stock over the holiday season. Speaking with Variety, Fils-Aime says the company is aware of the...

By Rory Young on 12 September 2017
Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us is one of the largest toy retailers in the world, but the brick and mortar giant may be in trouble. The company has to pay off $400 million in debt in 2018, and it has hired the Kirkland...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Without a doubt, two of the most highly requested features for Pokemon GO that have yet to make it into the augmented reality title are trading and PvP, as Niantic has been assuring fans that they...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Watch The First Mewtwo EX Raid/Catch Attempt

Pokemon GO: Watch The First Mewtwo EX Raid/Catch Attempt

Pokemon GO players in most parts of the world are still battling Raikou and waiting for their first Exclusive Raid invitations, but in Japan some trainers have already had a chance to face off agai...

By Denny Connolly on 11 September 2017
Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Over the years, Mario is a character that has worn many hats. The Super Mario Odyssey star has been a monkey-fighting carpenter, a kart racer, a doctor, a sports star, and more, but outside of his...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

The Pokemon GO Safari Zone events in Europe are on the horizon and tickets for the events have recently become available. The tickets are free, but require trainers reserve a spot for the event. To...

By Curt Hutson on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Beat and Catch Raikou

Pokemon GO: How To Beat and Catch Raikou

After a month of or so of hunting down legendary birds, it’s time for Pokemon GO players to make a run at the legendary dogs. The trio of new Legendaries are now available and players in America ar...

By Denny Connolly on 10 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

It’s been a great year for Nintendo so far, as its latest console, the Switch, has been a massive success thanks in large part to monthly AAA releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Derek Nichols on 10 September 2017
More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

Later this year, Nintendo will launch Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon for the Nintendo 3DS, followed by a brand new Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch in either 2018 or 2019. Along with these al...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Developer Niantic Inc. is constantly tweaking Pokemon GO to make sure that the experience keeps players invested. Now, the studio has seemingly retracted a recent change made to the game’s new Raid...

By Brad Jones on 10 September 2017
Pokemon Unlikely to Release on Non-Nintendo Consoles

Pokemon Unlikely to Release on Non-Nintendo Consoles

Pokemon and Nintendo have been an iconic duo ever since Pokemon Blue and Pokemon Red made their respective debuts for the original Game Boy in 1996. Ever since then, one of the biggest draws for Ni...

By John Jacques on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched for iOS and Android mobile devices, changing the face of mobile gaming in the process. It shattered records for mobile games, broke through the mainstream in...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

It’s been over a year since the mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO originally launched with most of the 151 original Pokemon available for players to catch in the game. That’s a long time for play...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Catching legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task. Doing so requires players to assemble a large group of experienced trainers with powerful Pokemon to complete the legendary raid, and then...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Niantic is fairly transparent when it comes to the updates it makes to Pokemon GO, but it keeps some things under wraps. For example, the company rarely reveals when it has made changes to the egg...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

About a month ago, the video game publisher and developer Capcom announced Resident Evil: Revelations and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 are set to arrive on the Nintendo Switch console sometime duri...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic promised that Exclusive Raid Battles would be coming to Pokemon GO soon, and it looks like the time is nigh for the feature’s arrival in the popular augmente...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Capture Rate Higher Than Tyranitar

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Capture Rate Higher Than Tyranitar

After over a month of hunting down the legendary birds, Pokemon GO players have moved on to new level five Battle Raids and are currently facing off against one of the legendary beasts (depending o...

By Denny Connolly on 08 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

There is a bug in Pokemon GO that’s causing major problems for trainers attempting to catch legendary Pokemon. The bug is one of many that came with the game’s latest update. While most of the bugs...

By Curt Hutson on 08 September 2017
Japan's Original Website for the N64 is Still Live

Japan's Original Website for the N64 is Still Live

Considering all of the hubbub surrounding news of a possible Nintendo 64 Classic console, it’s clear that many gamers still hold the platform in high regard. There’s no denying that there were plen...

By Riley Little on 08 September 2017
Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Many early adopters of Nintendo’s newest console, the Switch, have been chomping at the bit for a brand new Pokemon adventure on the more powerful hardware. Indeed, trainers the world over will hav...

By Riley Little on 07 September 2017
Miitopia Review

Miitopia Review

As a game that’s been available in Japan since last year, a number of vocal fans had been hoping that Miitopia would eventually make its way to English-speaking audiences – at least, that was the c...

By Riley Little on 07 September 2017
Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Patent Lawsuit

Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Patent Lawsuit

It’s an unfortunate day for the Big N, as it’s been announced that Nintendo of America has lost a patent lawsuit involving its Wii Remote controllers. A Dallas, Texas jury declared earlier this wee...

By AJ Caulfield on 05 September 2017
Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

The Nintendo Switch’s storage limitations may have caught up with it sooner than expected, as some upcoming games are already requiring micro SD cards to play. This week, NBA 2K18 revealed its Nint...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 September 2017
Microsoft Wants Crossplay with Valve, Nintendo

Microsoft Wants Crossplay with Valve, Nintendo

With the lines between console brands slowly beginning to blur, Microsoft has emerged as the first of the “big three” companies actively seeking to embrace partnerships with its competitors. While...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 September 2017
Rock Band Developer Announces Nintendo Switch Exclusive

Rock Band Developer Announces Nintendo Switch Exclusive

Harmonix, the studio behind Rock Band, Dance Central, and the original Guitar Hero games, has decided to bring its musical style to the Nintendo Switch. Today Harmonix revealed a new game named Sup...

By Rory Young on 02 September 2017
Nintendo Switch VR Teased in System Code

Nintendo Switch VR Teased in System Code

Between the Oculus Rift headset, the HTC Vive and PlayStation VR, interest and support for virtual reality gaming is steadily growing. But according to recently uncovered information, support for V...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Will Be Easy to Find This Holiday

Nintendo Switch Will Be Easy to Find This Holiday

The Nintendo Switch has been nothing short of a massive success ever since it was launched back in March, becoming Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever and selling out so quickly that some gamer...

By Alexander Pan on 02 September 2017
GameStop Defends Expensive SNES Classic Bundles

GameStop Defends Expensive SNES Classic Bundles

From before even the SNES Classic was announced, Nintendo fans and gamers across the world were preparing themselves for a battle to get hold of the much-wanted console. As it turns out, this has p...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

The relationship between cell provider Sprint and Niantic’s hugely popular mobile game Pokemon GO has gone from strength to strength, with the Sprint trainer rewards program proving a popular one f...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

Although Pokemon GO has remained a consistent earner for developer Niantic, it has been some time since the game was discussed as often as it is now. The reveal of the Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 September 2017
Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Recently, there’s been a lot of interest amongst gamers in Nintendo’s long discontinued SNES console, and this is (rather unsurprisingly) a direct result of the Big N’s decision to resurrect the pl...

By Riley Little on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

As dedicated Pokemon GO players were informed yesterday, the game’s latest nest migration has gone live. Players are encouraged to hit their favorite Pokemon hunting spots, where they could find so...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 September 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors, the upcoming Dynasty Warriors-esque action game for the Nintendo Switch, will officially feature a 60 frames per second mode while docked. The game will typically run at a sta...

By Rory Young on 01 September 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced with a trailer during E3 2017, fans of the franchise were understandably elated to learn that Nintendo was going to be putting out what is essentially a co...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 September 2017
No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Coming to Switch

No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Coming to Switch

After a much longer than anticipated wait, fans the world over finally got their first glimpse at the return of the lightsaber-wielding, wrestling-obsessed assassin known as Travis Touchdown. Ninte...

By Riley Little on 01 September 2017
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Delayed by Amazon

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Delayed by Amazon

Amazon has sent out a wave of emails informing SNES Classic pre-order holders that their shipments may be delayed beyond launch. While Amazon doesn’t clarify the purpose of the delay in the emails,...

By Rory Young on 30 August 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO is a constantly evolving experience, with Niantic consistently supporting the game with updates that add new content and tweak existing features. These updates show no sign of slowing do...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 August 2017
Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO is a location-based game, which means that the experience can be very different depending on whether you’re living in the city, or in a more rural area. There are tons of monsters, gyms...

By Brad Jones on 29 August 2017
Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

Nintendo announces a new Star Fox game called Star Fox Guard, which also will be bundled with the upcoming Wii U game Star Fox Zero when it is released this April. During the latest Nintendo Direct...

By Weston Albert on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO Makes Important Buff to Raid Rewards

Pokemon GO Makes Important Buff to Raid Rewards

Raiding in Pokemon GO is an exciting, challenging addition to the mobile sensation’s gameplay, but players have always criticized Niantic for holding back one important raid reward: Potions. Being...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

While Niantic continues its campaign to improve Pokemon GO with updates, such as the latest raid reward buff that offers successful players a variety of different healing accessories alongside the...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO is Game Freak Co-Founder’s Favorite Spin-Off

Pokemon GO is Game Freak Co-Founder’s Favorite Spin-Off

With so many titles in the extensive and ever-growing Pokemon game franchise, it can be hard to pinpoint a favorite. But for Game Freak co-founder and director Junichi Masuda, it’s quite simple: Po...

By AJ Caulfield on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Best Movesets Against Mewtwo

Pokemon GO: Best Movesets Against Mewtwo

Pokemon GO players are currently locked in a debate about whether exclusive raids are a good or bad thing, but either way, Mewtwo is still coming. When the super rare creature arrives in the invite...

By Denny Connolly on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO Announces Two More Upcoming US Events

Pokemon GO Announces Two More Upcoming US Events

Although the Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago was full of problems, fans of the mobile AR game aren’t ready to give up on region exclusive parties just yet. Recently, events in Japan and California have...

By Denny Connolly on 27 August 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Ever since the surprise announcement at E3 2017 that Nintendo would be releasing a re-imagining of the classic Game Boy title Metroid 2 with Metroid: Samus Returns – the first new entry in the ser...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
The Legend of Zelda Compared to American Tax Code

The Legend of Zelda Compared to American Tax Code

It turns out that Vah Ruta isn’t the only elephant to be found when it comes to The Legend of Zelda. It just so happens that House Republicans have taken an interest in the beloved Nintendo franchi...

By Rob Gordon on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Now more than ever, it appears that Pokemon GO has managed to make a resurgence amongst the masses, with the game having its highest grossing day ever just a few weeks ago. The game’s developer, Ni...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2017
Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

It goes with saying that the Nintendo Switch has been a big success ever since it was launched in March, quickly becoming Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever. The demand for the Big N’s new con...

By Alexander Pan on 27 August 2017
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin, Almost Entirely Sold Out

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin, Almost Entirely Sold Out

The good news is that pre-orders for the SNES Classic have begun, as Nintendo officially confirmed this morning. The bad news is that pre-orders have already sold out at five major online retailers...

By Rory Young on 27 August 2017
Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Not too long ago, a retail listing showed that Telltale Games‘ Batman: The Enemy Within was on its way to receiving a port for the Nintendo Switch, with the developer’s Guardians of the Galaxy hav...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
These Official Pokeball Terrariums Are Stupidly Awesome

These Official Pokeball Terrariums Are Stupidly Awesome

As the owner of one of the most popular brands in the world today, The Pokemon Company does a pretty solid job at providing fans of the Pokemon franchise with plenty of collectibles for their respe...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

A new update is on its way for Pokemon GO, this time bringing bug fixes, changes to shiny Pokemon, and the Super Incubator that dataminers previously found in the game’s code. Although the Super Incu...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

For most players, Pokemon GO raids are a welcome feature to the game and give them a new way of working together with their friends. But for others, the new gameplay feature is more of a headache t...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
SNES Classic: Nintendo Not Releasing Console in Quebec

SNES Classic: Nintendo Not Releasing Console in Quebec

As preorders began to go live for the Super NES Classic Edition the world over, many Canadian residents in Quebec quickly found themselves unable to order the system for themselves. This prompted a...

By Riley Little on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

It hasn’t been all too long since Niantic released Generation 2 Pokemon for Pokemon GO, but it looks like the developer is already moving on. Datamining efforts of the upcoming Pokemon GO update sh...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

As part of the Pikachu Outbreak event in Yokohama, Japan, Pokemon GO developer Niantic introduced a shiny Pikachu to the game. However, the creature was only available to those who showed up to the...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Has Cool Easter Egg During Matchmaking

Splatoon 2 Has Cool Easter Egg During Matchmaking

While waiting for players to join a Splatoon 2 multiplayer match, an awesome musical time-waster is available to fool around with. The quirky feature was discovered as part of this weekend’s Splato...

By Rory Young on 26 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

While the PlayStation 4 was crowned best-selling console for June 2017, it looks like the Nintendo Switch is usurping the throne from Sony Interactive Entertainment’s current-generation console for...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 August 2017
EA Boss Was 'Puzzled' by the Nintendo Switch

EA Boss Was 'Puzzled' by the Nintendo Switch

It goes without saying that the Nintendo Switch has been a massive success for the company ever since it was launched earlier this year, managing to exceed the Big N’s own sales expectations. In fa...

By Alexander Pan on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

The popular mobile game, Pokemon GO, celebrated its one year anniversary earlier this month, bringing with it new events, rewards, and the inclusion of legendary Pokemon such as Articuno and Lugia....

By Derek Nichols on 24 August 2017
Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

The second season of Telltale’s Batman adventure game might be coming to the Nintendo Switch. Listings for Batman: The Enemy Within briefly popped up on game-rental service GameFly, and have since...

By Rory Young on 24 August 2017
SNES Classic's Saving and Rewind Features Revealed

SNES Classic's Saving and Rewind Features Revealed

The fact that Nintendo has one of the most desirable tech products currently on the market, the Switch gaming console, is far from a well-kept secret. As consumers attempt to get their hands on the...

By Riley Little on 24 August 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Director Teases Switch Version

Final Fantasy 15 Director Teases Switch Version

The success of the Nintendo Switch console has been something of a revelation for the video game industry – not because anyone ever doubted Nintendo could create a compelling console again, but rat...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 August 2017
ARMS Offers Another Teaser For A Sweet New Fighter

ARMS Offers Another Teaser For A Sweet New Fighter

Nintendo has been quite successful with its newly released fighting game, ARMS. The company confirmed that the title had sold over a million units during its quarterly report in July, but sales wil...

By Riley Little on 24 August 2017
SNES Classic Hits Insane Prices on eBay

SNES Classic Hits Insane Prices on eBay

Despite the fact that Nintendo announced there would be “significantly more units” of the SNES Classic Edition available than the amount of NES Classic Editions put out for consumers, pre-orders ha...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

For Pokemon GO players in America, locating a Kangaskhan has been one of the more difficult tasks. Typically the large Pokemon only spawns in Australia as one of the game’s region-exclusive creatur...

By Alexander Pan on 24 August 2017
Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Despite the fact hacking carries negative connotation, it’s become increasingly common in recent years, especially with the steep upswing in technology. Hackers have found their way into film compa...

By AJ Caulfield on 24 August 2017
10 Games That Deserve Nintendo Switch Ports

10 Games That Deserve Nintendo Switch Ports

Nintendo’s new console could offer new ways to experience the biggest video games in a brand new way and so Game Rant has put together a Nintendo Switch port wishlist. When the Nintendo Switch laun...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 August 2017
SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

Nintendo has been systematically targeting gamers’ sense of nostalgia lately with its product offerings. Not only has Nintendo launched the NES Classic and started pre-orders for the SNES Classic,...

By Mark Knapp on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Today, Nintendo of Europe announced that Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon won’t be the only games from the franchise to be releasing for the 3DS during the fall of this year. As a matter of fact, t...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

An all new Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon trailer has been shared by the Pokemon Company, teasing new story details and revealing an all new look for the Alolan protagonist. The trailer...

By Rory Young on 23 August 2017
Worst Moments of E3 2012

Worst Moments of E3 2012

Written by Game Rant‘s Andrew Dyce and Anthony Taormina. E3 2012 has come and gone, and with it, another batch of press conferences, cinematic trailers, gameplay demonstrations and efforts by each...

By Andrew Dyce on 23 August 2017
Hey! Pikmin Review

Hey! Pikmin Review

There’s no question that taking a three-dimensional title and transforming it into a 2D side-scroller is a risky venture, especially when the original property is as realtime strategy-driven as Pik...

By Riley Little on 22 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Nintendo and the Pokemon Company have officially confirmed Dusk Lycanroc as Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon‘s first new Pokemon, almost a week after Japanese media first made the reveal. W...

By Rory Young on 22 August 2017
Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Touted as the European equivalent of E3, gamescom 2017 is set to feature some of the year’s biggest upcoming games. Many of the industry’s heavy hitters will be showing games at this year’s show in...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

At Pokemon GO Fest, Niantic will host several in-game challenges allowing players to work together, and so ahead of the event the developer created and infographic to inform everyone of the challen...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO is experiencing a resurgence, as absurd as that claim is to make about a game that generated over $1.2 billion in revenue over its first year of existence. The past year has seen the gam...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 August 2017
Pokemon Devs Hope Switch Expectations Aren’t 'Too High’

Pokemon Devs Hope Switch Expectations Aren’t 'Too High’

When Game Freak took time during Nintendo’s E3 2017 press conference to reveal that a Pokemon RPG is in development for Switch, fans of the role-playing game franchise were ecstatic, as it meant th...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 August 2017
Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Switch components have already made headlines this week as the console’s screen supplier is struggling financially. But it seems that the headache about parts is far from over for the Big...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Update: New bundles are now made available at GameStop and they are listed below. Shipping date for these three new Nintendo Switch bundles are by September 1st. Still can’t find a Switch in stock at...

By Dealzon on 21 August 2017
10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

Pokemon is one of the most popular video game franchises in the world, as the series has sold over 250 million copies since being introduced in 1996. But Pokemon didn’t just become a sales success...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Shows Off New Stage

Splatoon 2 Shows Off New Stage

As the Nintendo Switch inching closer to its release date, the Splatoon series capitalizes on the hype and releases an all-new multiplayer map for one of the console’s launch titles, Splatoon 2. Wh...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 August 2017
Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Since introducing legendary raids to Pokemon GO last month, developer Niantic has steadily made more legendary characters available in the game. Lugia, as well as Zapdos, Moltres, and Articuno have...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Following the release of last week’s character trailer focusing on Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle‘s titular hero, Ubisoft has decided to put out a brand new piece of footage that highlights anothe...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2017
Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has introduced several new features for the game over the last few weeks. From legendary Pokemon to exclusive raids, the company has been hard at work giving players of...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 August 2017
Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale Games has already shown up in support for the Nintendo Switch. The episodic games developer announced plans to release Minecraft: Story Mode on the platform at some point in 2017. But it s...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Following the disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event in Chicago, Niantic hosted another major live event for its popular mobile game in Japan called Pikachu Outbreak. It sounds like the Pikachu Outbreak...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2017
Pokemon Gen 3 Were Most Series' Difficult Games to Make

Pokemon Gen 3 Were Most Series' Difficult Games to Make

The third generation of Pokemon games marked the series’ first appearance on the GameBoy Advance, but it also came at a point where the Pokemon brand was beginning to die down. According to a rece...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 August 2017
Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Ever since the game released in July 2017, Pokemon GO players have been eager for the opportunity to catch some legendary Pokemon. Now, Niantic Inc. has detailed a new opportunity for trainers to c...

By Brad Jones on 16 August 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild offered up a huge world chock full of features, Nintendo is planning to expand the game through the release of downloadable content. The first of th...

By Rob Gordon on 16 August 2017
Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Those attempting to catch a shiny Pikachu through the new Pokemon GO event in Japan might be getting something else entirely. Players have confirmed a Pikachu caught in the wild might actually be a...

By Curt Hutson on 15 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Defeat and Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO: How to Defeat and Catch Zapdos

With Pokemon GO‘s battle for the legendary birds event in full swing, it is time to say goodbye to Moltres and hello to Zapdos. This enormous electric-type Pokemon is sure to be a tough competi...

By Denny Connolly on 14 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Recently, Niantic has teased that more Legendary raid battles are on the way in its popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO, but the developer also wants to try and assure fans that it’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 August 2017
Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

A developer for the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18 explains why the game doesn’t use the Frostbite engine, assuring fans the port won’t be ‘second-rate.’

By Jasmine Henry on 13 August 2017
Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

The developer Psyonix officially reveals that Metroid and Mario cars are coming to its soccer and racing hybrid sports game Rocket League on the Nintendo Switch.

By Kyle Sledge on 12 August 2017
WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

While discussing some of their recent video game pickups, multiple WWE superstars reveal their love for Crash Bandicoot, including Jinder Mahal and Alexa Bliss.

By Dalton Cooper on 12 August 2017
World of Speed

World of Speed

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games and announcements as we delve into the second month of 2014 and inch closer to the release of some of our most anticipated gam...

By Rob Keyes on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

As many gaming fans are likely aware at this point, Magikarp is generally considered to be a somewhat useless creature in Pokemon GO due to the monster’s inability to attack thoroughly, as all it r...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2017
The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

Competitive gaming has taken a major turn in recent months, with one of the largest steps forward for eSports arriving through the reveal of the first seven cities involved in the official Overwatc...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Get The Most Balls During Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: Get The Most Balls During Legendary Raids

As the last day to catch Moltres winds down, many Pokemon GO players are still struggling to catch the Legendary fire-type. A new limited-time availability Legendary will show up late today or tomo...

By Denny Connolly on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Over the past few weeks, Niantic has added several new, high profile Pokemon to Pokemon GO as part of the game’s summer festivities. Legendary Pokemon raids have been available for a short time now...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Despite the worldwide sensation known as Pokemon GO having been available to download for over a year now, the game still feels reasonably unstable, with many players complaining about crashes occu...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Late last year, Chinese officials banned Pokemon GO from being released in the country due to safety concerns. While the Google services require to play the game are already unavailable in the regi...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

There’s no doubt that Pokemon GO has a global appeal, and some fans have purportedly spotted some “test” PokeStops and Gyms in China, intimating the possibility of a forthcoming release in the Asia...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

The very real dangers of playing Pokemon GO have been a talking point for Niantic’s killer app since it was released just over a year ago. Ever since Pokemon GO players were shot at by someone for...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO Moltres raids are now rolling out across the globe, giving people a chance to catch the legendary fire and flying type Pokemon. Although the Pokemon’s release follows that of other high...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Zelda: BotW Hard Mode Will Feature New Save Slots

Zelda: BotW Hard Mode Will Feature New Save Slots

Brave adventurers looking to take on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s new Hard Mode will be pleased to know they won’t have to sacrifice their current save data to do so. At E3 2017, Nin...

By Curt Hutson on 09 August 2017
Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Nintendo is hitting Metroid fans with a double dose of good news today, as the company has announced an all-new Metroid-themed Nintendo 3DS XL to coincide with the launch of Metroid: Samus Returns....

By AJ Caulfield on 09 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Predict Legendary IV Based on CP

Pokemon GO: How To Predict Legendary IV Based on CP

Pokemon GO players have been busy hunting down Lugia and Articuno for the last week and now Moltres has rotated into the Battle Raid cycle. With the new Legendary creatures showing up, there is a w...

By Denny Connolly on 08 August 2017
Pokemon Go: How to Catch Moltres

Pokemon Go: How to Catch Moltres

Following the release of Articuno in Pokemon GO, Niantic is poised to unleash the next legendary bird in the series, Moltres. This Phoenix-like Pokemon will be a strong flying- and fire-type fighte...

By Denny Connolly on 08 August 2017
Zelda Player Finally Opens Impossible Underwater Chest

Zelda Player Finally Opens Impossible Underwater Chest

Although Nintendo has packed the world of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with plenty of secrets and mystery, some items have become a source of unintentional obsession for players. One che...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 August 2017
Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Version Begins Testing

Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Version Begins Testing

Playtonic Games has just released a significant update for the PC edition of Yooka-Laylee, and it finally addresses everything from the title’s longstanding camera issues and fixes a modest amount ...

By John Jacques on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Congratulated by Industry on Switch Launch

Nintendo Congratulated by Industry on Switch Launch

The day has finally come where gamers around the world can get their hands on the Nintendo Switch. With a launch title list boasting the likes of the much-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of...

By AJ Caulfield on 07 August 2017
SNES Classic Preorders Opening Later This Month

SNES Classic Preorders Opening Later This Month

Ever since Nintendo announced the SNES Classic Edition earlier this year, fans have been desperate to register their interest, ensuring that they will get one come launch. However, although the sys...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 August 2017
Pokemon: Ash and Pikachu Origin Film Coming to Theaters

Pokemon: Ash and Pikachu Origin Film Coming to Theaters

Since the Pokemon franchise first kicked off in the mid-90s, the Pokemon Company and its subsidiaries have rolled out countless television specials, straight-to-DVD films, theatrical movies, and di...

By AJ Caulfield on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Switch FIFA Will Be Playable at E3 2017

Nintendo Switch FIFA Will Be Playable at E3 2017

Publisher EA says that FIFA will be playable on the Nintendo Switch at its EA Play E3 event in June. While gameplay footage has been shown, this will be the first time players will have a chance to...

By Weston Albert on 07 August 2017
Breath of the Wild: Dueling Peaks Found in Real Life

Breath of the Wild: Dueling Peaks Found in Real Life

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild might be one of the most creative video games in history. Nintendo’s latest instalment in the iconic series has reimagined what it means to play as Link, and...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo has begun to quietly ban 3DS owners’ devices from online services if they’ve hacked or modded their handheld. The remotely activated bans are hardware specific, meaning they’re limited sol...

By Rory Young on 07 August 2017
Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

A tactical role-playing game that gives Mario a gun, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle seems to have been inspired by XCOM. However, this is not the only video game franchise that the upcoming Nintend...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 August 2017
GameStop Hosting NES Classic Giveaway This Month

GameStop Hosting NES Classic Giveaway This Month

GameStop has announced plans to give away 100 NES Classics throughout the month of August in an email sent out today. Details regarding the giveaway remain unclear for now, but the revelation that...

By Rory Young on 05 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Now that the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey has its official ESRB rating, Nintendo has released updated box art for the game. But some fans have noticed that the new box art doesn’t just replace the...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 August 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

An upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon event has leaked and is arriving surprisingly soon. According to Serebii, a level 50 “Battle-Ready” Salazzle is going to become available exclusively from GameStop...

By Rory Young on 05 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Be a Balancing Act

Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Be a Balancing Act

With Nintendo offering a paid-for online service with the release of the Switch, we look at what the company needs to do to be able to offer up a competitive service for users. With the Nintendo Sw...

By Rob Gordon on 05 August 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Following a year of waiting and a disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event, legendary Pokemon have finally been added to Niantic’s popular mobile game in the form of Articuno and Lugia. Unfortunately, the...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2017
Enter The Gungeon Out On Nintendo Switch This Year

Enter The Gungeon Out On Nintendo Switch This Year

The Nintendo Switch is pulling in another indie game port, this time the popular rogue-like Enter the Gungeon. Developer Dodge Roll published an update on the port to Twitter recently confirming th...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Despite past promises of an incredible summer filled with raids, gatherings, and the introduction of Legendary creatures, Pokemon GO has suffered some seriously disappointing setbacks. From service...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 August 2017
Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

As of yet, Capcom has not openly announced a US release for Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo Switch, as the forthcoming deluxe version of Monster Hunter Generations is currently only coming to the con...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Moltres Raids Are Live In Some Regions

Pokemon GO: Moltres Raids Are Live In Some Regions

After a week of Pokemon GO players hunting down Articuno, in addition to the other Battle Raid bosses, the first legendary rotation is about to kick the blue bird out and bring in Team Valor’s masc...

By Denny Connolly on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Paint Job Cashes in on Pokemon Fandom

Nintendo Switch Paint Job Cashes in on Pokemon Fandom

Ever since the release of the Nintendo Switch, fans all around the world have been hoping that Nintendo would listen to user feedback and release themed versions of the popular new hardware. Before...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 04 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

At E3 2017, Nintendo went all in on Super Mario Odyssey, dressing its booth as if it were taken right from New Donk City. Fans also got an extended look at areas in the game and learned of brand ne...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2017
Capcom Increasing Nintendo Switch Support

Capcom Increasing Nintendo Switch Support

Capcom’s quarterly earnings report delivered some exciting news for Nintendo Switch fans. While many of Capcom’s largest games continue to struggle, there was one title that found surprising succes...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
GameStop Will Be Open on Thanksgiving for Switch

GameStop Will Be Open on Thanksgiving for Switch

Yesterday, GameStop announced to its employees that the video game retail chain will be open on Thanksgiving this year. This decision came about so the company could take advantage of the inevitabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Just recently, the developers at Niantic rolled out an update for the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO that fixed several small bugs in order to ensure that the game continues to r...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Update Fixes Battery Issue

Nintendo Switch Update Fixes Battery Issue

Upon the launch of the Nintendo Switch, some owners of the console encountered connectivity issues regarding Joy-Con sync problems, which required fans of the company to ship the system in to the B...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Raid Medal Bug Reported

Pokemon GO Legendary Raid Medal Bug Reported

Earlier this month, Niantic introduced Legendary Raid battles to the resurgent Pokemon GO. Players have been eager for new content like this, so the addition was warmly received — but it seems that...

By Brad Jones on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

An anonymous source is claiming that Ubisoft is planning a price drop for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle prior to the game’s launch. The story comes from Nintendo Soup, reporting it has a verified...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

In the wake of the Switch’s formal unveiling, many had assumed that Nintendo would be moving on from its 3DS handheld in favor of providing support to its new portable/home gaming console hybrid. A...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Lugia May Be Leaving Soon

Pokemon GO: Lugia May Be Leaving Soon

Pokemon GO players have been having a ton of fun hunting down Legendary Battle Raids in the game during the last week (once they got over the Pokemon GO Fest disaster) and it’s almost time for the...

By Denny Connolly on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Since launching this past March, there’s been no shortage of exclusive software to keep Nintendo Switch owners entertained. Almost every month so far has seen a noteworthy exclusive arriving for th...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Beta Coming to Nintendo Switch Next Month

Splatoon 2 Beta Coming to Nintendo Switch Next Month

Splatoon 2 will be getting an open beta that will take place in late March on the Nintendo Switch, a few months ahead of the game’s scheduled launch in the summer. The original Splatoon was one of...

By John Jacques on 04 August 2017
Triple-A Game Port Headed to Nintendo Switch

Triple-A Game Port Headed to Nintendo Switch

New information has come to light that reveals Virtuos, the studio behind Batman: Return to Arkham, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, and Speed Racer, is currently porting a triple-A title to the ...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 August 2017
First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

Now that Legendary Pokemon have been popping up in Pokemon GO, fans seem more into the game than ever before. In fact, Pokemon GO had...

By Riley Little on 03 August 2017
Rumor: Assassin's Creed Origins Not Coming to Switch

Rumor: Assassin's Creed Origins Not Coming to Switch

There have already been plenty of leaks for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed Origins, but that won’t stop more leaks from coming to ligh...

By Boston Blake on 02 August 2017
Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Few partnerships are as iconic as the one between Rare and Nintendo, or at least that was the case prior to their split back in 2002....

By Riley Little on 02 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Shortly after Lugia’s debut in Pokemon GO, Niantic added a second legendary Pokemon to the game, the ice- and flying-type Pokemon Art...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 July 2017
Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

When the news that a Pokemon RPG for the Nintendo Switch was being developed by Game Freak, many fans were excited to learn more. Alt...

By Rob Gordon on 31 July 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Battles Need This Key Feature

Pokemon GO Legendary Battles Need This Key Feature

Pokemon GO has always been a game that seems to be missing some crucial features, but the recent updates to Gyms and introduction to...

By Denny Connolly on 30 July 2017
Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft is available on just about every platform under the sun, but it’s one of those games that seems right at home on the Ninten...

By Brad Jones on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Despite Pokemon GO Fest being a failure in the eyes of attendees, developer Niantic has been trying its best to make up for the lackl...

By Riley Little on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

As of July 22nd, 2017, it’s finally possible to catch legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO. The very first legendary added to the game was...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 July 2017
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Hits Nintendo Switch This Fall

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Hits Nintendo Switch This Fall

Ever since Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 was revealed by way of an announcement trailer to then subsequently launch so soon after in Octobe...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo’s latest home/portable gaming console appears to be well on its way, based on the company’s wrap report following the comple...

By Riley Little on 28 July 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Getting New Champions Amiibo

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Getting New Champions Amiibo

During Nintendo’s E3 2017 press conference, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma announced that the action-ad...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 July 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO fans have been waiting over a year for their chance to catch legendary Pokemon, and now it’s finally possible. Instead of...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 July 2017
Ever Oasis Review

Ever Oasis Review

Coming at an odd time in the Nintendo 3DS lifecycle, Ever Oasis is not a blockbuster title that rivals the anticipation of something...

By Riley Little on 28 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Rewards Extended 72 Hours

Pokemon GO Fest Rewards Extended 72 Hours

This past weekend was the first annual Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago, Illinois serving as a gathering point for fans of the massively po...

By Derek Nichols on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

With legendary Pokemon now available in Pokemon GO, gamers are hard at work battling and catching the rare creatures. Sadly, it looks...

By Boston Blake on 27 July 2017
Incredibly Rare NES Games Sells For $42,000

Incredibly Rare NES Games Sells For $42,000

Being a collector in the world of video games is far from an inexpensive hobby. There are all kinds of rare and incredibly limited ti...

By Riley Little on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

This weekend, Niantic will be hosting Pokemon GO Fest at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 2017, giving fans of the popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

For months, Pokemon GO players have been speculating about when legendary Pokemon will be added to the game. A recent leak of a Pokem...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 July 2017
Trademark Listings Hinting at Nintendo 64 Mini Console?

Trademark Listings Hinting at Nintendo 64 Mini Console?

There’s still ample excitement surrounding the SNES Classic Edition which is set to arrive later this year, and it looks as if Ninten...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2017
Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original released as a barebones endeavor that sl...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2017
Super Mario Update Headed To Minecraft: Wii U

Super Mario Update Headed To Minecraft: Wii U

Next week, the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack is coming to the digital version of Minecraft: Wii U Edition and the best part is that it is...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
See Lugia in Pokemon GO

See Lugia in Pokemon GO

After months of waiting, Niantic is finally ready to deliver on the promise of a Legendary Summer for Pokemon GO players. After rolli...

By Denny Connolly on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Make Incense Spawn One Pokemon/Minute

Pokemon GO: How To Make Incense Spawn One Pokemon/Minute

As Pokemon GO experiences a bit of a renaissance thanks to the updated Gym features and new Battle Raids, many old players are return...

By Denny Connolly on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

As many gaming fans are well aware by now, Pokemon GO Fest – which was held in Chicago, Illinois’ Grant Park over the weekend – suffe...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

It’s official: Pokemon GO Fest was an unmitigated disaster. The first ever live event for Pokemon GO was plagued by long lines, poor...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Legendary Pokemon Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO: Shiny Legendary Pokemon Found in Game Code

It’s official: Pokemon GO is introducing legendary Pokemon. Should players complete the Pokemon GO Fest challenges successfully, ever...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

A disaster. A calamity. A catastrophe. A nightmare. All of these would be appropriate descriptions of Pokemon GO Fest which took plac...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Major Service Problems At Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO: Major Service Problems At Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO Fest takes place today at Grant Park in Chicago, IL. The event is meant to be a way for players to celebrate the game’s an...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo shows off more of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Switch, highlighting a few new tracks for a revamped Battle Mode, and five new cha...

By Riley Little on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

When players reach level 5 in Pokemon GO and they attempt to participate in a gym battle, they are first asked to choose a team to re...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 July 2017
Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

A preliminary injunction blocking a Milwaukee County ordinance preventing augmented reality games like Pokemon GO from being used at...

By Rory Young on 25 July 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced as part of E3 2017, fans of the Metroid series were excited to see another game in the seri...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

The confirmation that Pokemon GO would finally be adding legendary Pokemon had players delighted. Developer Niantic teased and hinted...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

As Pokemon GO players prepare for the exciting activities of Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago today, there’s a new reason to get pumped for...

By Boston Blake on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Over a year after the game’s release and Pokemon GO is finally adding legendary Pokemon to the experience. Instead of players simply...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

This weekend, Pokemon GO players the world over are congregating in Chicago for the special Pokemon GO Fest live event. This event wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

About a month ago, a release date leak on Amazon pointed toward the possibility of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim launching on the Ninte...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO Disables New Feature for Defending Gyms

Pokemon GO Disables New Feature for Defending Gyms

Earlier this week, developer Niantic introduced a new feature for Pokemon GO Gyms. Making defending Gyms a lot easier by allowing pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

The Pokemon GO Gym update is here, allowing players to bag some worthwhile rewards for making use of the feature. Although most playe...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

Nintendo has officially revealed the end of production for the New Nintendo 3DS hardware in Japan. While no announcement was released...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

With Mario Kart 8 Deluxe selling like hot cakes and Nintendo Switch exclusive Super Mario Odyssey releasing in October, the famous re...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

New direct feed footage of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay involving a small Moon-rewarding challenge was put online today. Nintendo Wor...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Several days ago, it was announced that Pokemon GO would be holding Safari Zone events in Europe later this summer that will offer pl...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2017
Ubisoft: More Nintendo Switch Game Reveals 'Quite Soon'

Ubisoft: More Nintendo Switch Game Reveals 'Quite Soon'

During Ubisoft’s press conference at E3 2017, it became very clear that the company has its eyes set on being one of the biggest publ...

By Riley Little on 20 July 2017
ARMS Review

ARMS Review

For a company that’s often criticized for failing to build upon its existing range of intellectual properties, there was certainly a...

By Riley Little on 19 July 2017
Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Earlier this year, rumors founded on a data mine began to circulate that Nintendo was planning to release a revised edition of one of...

By Brad Jones on 19 July 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

With the special January 12th Nintendo Switch event right around the corner, we name 10 games we would like to see Nintendo reveal, i...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2017
Pokemon GO: All Challenge Start Times for Pokemon GO Fest

Pokemon GO: All Challenge Start Times for Pokemon GO Fest

Pokemon GO’s first major region exclusive event, Pokemon GO Fest, is just a few days away. Although not everyone can make it to the m...

By Denny Connolly on 19 July 2017
Splatoon 2 Trailer and Release Window

Splatoon 2 Trailer and Release Window

Splatoon 2 is officially announced for the Switch with a reveal trailer that confirms new weapons, outfits, game modes, and a summer...

By Denny Connolly on 19 July 2017
Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

There has been no shortage of reports about the dangers of Pokemon GO since Niantic released the mobile game last summer. Players hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 July 2017
First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

A Nintendo-licensed Mario Kart virtual reality game made for a Japanese arcade has released a trailer providing a first look at gamep...

By Rory Young on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

It’s no big secret at this point that Pokemon GO is an absolute juggernaut when it comes to making money, as it was recently revealed...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Released in time for the holiday shopping season, the Pokemon GO Plus was the hottest gaming accessory of the year. It was a must-hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

When Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon were released, the titles did much to reinvigorate the main line Pokemon franchise with phenomenal...

By Rob Gordon on 15 July 2017
Pachter: Switch Could Outsell Xbox One This Year

Pachter: Switch Could Outsell Xbox One This Year

The Nintendo Switch could outsell the Xbox One this year, according to famed games industry analyst Michael Pachter. The Switch had a...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2017
Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Fans of Castlevania are likely to have checked out the recently released, Netflix-exclusive television series based on the existing l...

By Riley Little on 15 July 2017
Mario Kart & Splatoon to Get New Content on Switch?

Mario Kart & Splatoon to Get New Content on Switch?

With Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon apparently appearing in the Nintendo Switch reveal trailer, there’s evidence the Wii U games will have...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2017
Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

A Pokemon GO player has been banned after spending over $2,400 in microtransactions, claiming he’s the target of falsified report har...

By Rory Young on 14 July 2017
Nintendo Trademarks 'Check-In' App in Japan

Nintendo Trademarks 'Check-In' App in Japan

Nintendo has been one incredibly busy company as of late, juggling the Nintendo Switch, the 3DS and the Wii U. But the company could...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO: New Pokemon Hatching from Eggs

Pokemon GO: New Pokemon Hatching from Eggs

Pokemon GO players are likely already out trying to hatch as many eggs as possible during the limited time anniversary event in an ef...

By Denny Connolly on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO: The Most Popular Pokemon in Each State

Pokemon GO: The Most Popular Pokemon in Each State

Pokemon GO players have been hunting down rare monsters for just about a full year now and there are still lots more to find. Many ga...

By Denny Connolly on 13 July 2017
SNES Classic Edition Scalpers Defeated by New eBay Rule

SNES Classic Edition Scalpers Defeated by New eBay Rule

Scalpers trying to take advantage of the demand for the SNES Classic Edition have been thwarted by a new eBay rule. SNES Classic Edit...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

The Nintendo Switch port of Steep may be in trouble if recent rumors are to be believed. Steep was confirmed for the Switch ahead of...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Niantic announces a major Pokemon GO event for the UK. The event will take place the same time as the summer event in the United Stat...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

The Pokemon GO Anniversary Box deal just isn’t worth it, argue players who aren’t satisfied with Niantic’s latest discount bundle. Ni...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey will not have a game over state, Nintendo confirms. The company has been steadily revealing more and more informa...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Nintendo Switch Release Date

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Nintendo Switch Release Date

Publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment and developer Dimps officially reveal the release date for the fighting game Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 on Nintendo Switch.

By Kyle Sledge on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Today marks the first year anniversary since Niantic’s augmented reality title Pokemon GO was launched to massive success, and the co...

By Alexander Pan on 13 July 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Legendary character designer and Director of the Kingdom Hearts franchise Tetsuya Nomura is lending his talents to the upcoming RPG X...

By Rory Young on 13 July 2017
Zelda Director Claims Open World May Be Series Standard

Zelda Director Claims Open World May Be Series Standard

The open-world design of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild left many concerned when the game was first announced, but those fea...

By Riley Little on 12 July 2017
Where to Pre-Order the SNES Classic

Where to Pre-Order the SNES Classic

Yesterday, Nintendo surprised very few people by announcing the SNES Classic Edition. But although the much-rumored console came as l...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 July 2017
This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

As the first-ever Zelda title to feature voice acting, Breath of the Wild opted to leave the series’ protagonist, Link, without any l...

By Riley Little on 12 July 2017
Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

The Silph Road team is back with another tool to make life easier for Pokemon GO players. Pokemon GO recently introduced raid battles...

By Mark Knapp on 12 July 2017
ARMS First DLC Character Gameplay Trailer

ARMS First DLC Character Gameplay Trailer

Max Brass, the final character the the ARMS Grand Prix single player mode, will become the first downloadable fighter to be added to...

By John Jacques on 12 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Hatch an Ash Hat Pichu from Eggs

Pokemon GO: How to Hatch an Ash Hat Pichu from Eggs

After a slight delay due to technical issues, Pokemon GO’s one year anniversary event is officially underway. Trainers are able to ge...

By Denny Connolly on 11 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

In one of the more infuriating instances of theft in the gaming world, Oklahoma police report that an unidentified man stole a Ninten...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 July 2017
Pokken Tournament: No DLC Planned For Pokemon Fighter

Pokken Tournament: No DLC Planned For Pokemon Fighter

Nintendo issues a statement in Japan confirming that there currently aren’t any plans to release downloadable content for its upcomin...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2017
Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

As a frontrunner for the best game of 2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild managed to turn heads upon its initial release. T...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

When Niantic announced the summer event for its game Pokemon GO known as Pokemon GO Fest, it promised a celebration of the game that...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been hard to find due to supply shortages since the console launched in March. Now, UK vi...

By Boston Blake on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

The latest series of Pokemon GO updates from Niantic have to be in consideration for some of the game’s best. Not only has the update...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO has been nothing short of a massive success ever since its release last July, managing to hit revenue milestone after reve...

By Alexander Pan on 09 July 2017
Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Phil Harrison, former executive for both Sony and Microsoft, is back talking games during the Barcelona-based Gamelab conference and...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How Hard Will Legendary Pokemon Raids Be?

Pokemon GO: How Hard Will Legendary Pokemon Raids Be?

Pokemon GO players have been tackling Raid Battles for the last few days and the new feature seems to have succeeded in breathing fre...

By Denny Connolly on 09 July 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11, the latest single-player release in the hugely popular JRPG franchise, is reportedly coming Westward according to a...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched and started what can only be described as a worldwide phenomenon. Appealing to hardcore fans a...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2017
5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

Nintendo has announced plans to drop the $249.99 price tag on the Nintendo 3DS to a much more affordable $169.99. Those who went out and purchased the 3DS on day one have probably been feeling a mi...

By Riley Little on 08 July 2017
Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO will introduce a ‘rare’ Pikachu to the game soon, if a recent newsletter is to be believed. The news provides players with...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 July 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Some games resonate so strongly with an audience that a developer will continuously seek out ways to appease the masses that continuo...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2017
Splatoon Gets a New Line of Amiibo Figures

Splatoon Gets a New Line of Amiibo Figures

Nintendo announces a new line of amiibo figures for its popular Wii U title Splatoon, confirming that the Squid Sisters will be recei...

By Riley Little on 04 July 2017
Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO is a game that has thrived on the presence of whispers and rumors about its upcoming content. Developer Niantic’s glacial...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 July 2017
SNES Classic: 10 Great Games the System Does Not Have

SNES Classic: 10 Great Games the System Does Not Have

Today saw the announcement of the SNES Classic, Nintendo’s follow-up to the highly-demanded and now out of production NES Classic of...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2017
Zelda: BotW Player Creates Fireworks Display In Game

Zelda: BotW Player Creates Fireworks Display In Game

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild players have turned out to be some of the most creative gamers out there. Although the Nintendo g...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Breath of the Wild Mod Spawns Characters and Items Anywhere

Breath of the Wild Mod Spawns Characters and Items Anywhere

The fact that Nintendo is particularly strict when it comes to tampering with its games makes it pretty hard to experiment with cheat...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Zelda: BotW Master Sword Bug Sends it to Korok Forest

Zelda: BotW Master Sword Bug Sends it to Korok Forest

A newly discovered glitch in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild allows players to ‘drop’ the Master Sword. This is just the late...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
SNES Classic Edition Missing Vital Hardware in Europe

SNES Classic Edition Missing Vital Hardware in Europe

Nintendo announced the SNES Classic Edition yesterday, much to fans’ delight. However, as pre-orders for the console go live, would-b...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has a Major Problem With Raid Passes

Pokemon GO Has a Major Problem With Raid Passes

Pokemon GO has a major problem with raid passes, say players who are getting to grips with the new feature. Raids were introduced to...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed Since You Quit Playing

Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed Since You Quit Playing

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it seemed like everyone and their mother was playing the game for a few weeks. That h...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Use the Search Feature

Pokemon GO: How to Use the Search Feature

The latest Pokemon GO update teases huge changes to Gyms and Raids. However this is not the only thing that the patch offers as the n...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

It hasn’t been a great week thus far for Wii U owners. With two third-party exclusives on the Wii U jumping ship, there may be concern that Nintendo’s newest console could lose even more exclusives...

By Riley Little on 30 June 2017
Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO expands the game’s combat options to include more than just gym battles. Now players of a certain le...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2017
SNES Classic Edition Pre-orders Hit eBay

SNES Classic Edition Pre-orders Hit eBay

Yesterday, Nintendo put an end to speculation and officially unveiled the SNES Classic Mini, the follow up to last year’s incredibly...

By Brad Jones on 29 June 2017
Japan’s Super NES Classic Edition Has Different Games

Japan’s Super NES Classic Edition Has Different Games

Despite initial rumors prefacing it, there’s no doubt that the unveiling of the Super NES Classic Edition turned a lot of heads. With...

By Riley Little on 29 June 2017
Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

All things considered, the Nintendo Switch had a surprisingly strong showing at E3 2017, with Nintendo unveiling new footage of the s...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 June 2017
Video Imagines Batman and Superman as Pokemon Trainers

Video Imagines Batman and Superman as Pokemon Trainers

While it has never been a better time to be a superhero fan than right now, the various caped crusaders completely dominating the sil...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 June 2017
SNES Classic Will Have Longer Controller Cord Than NES

SNES Classic Will Have Longer Controller Cord Than NES

When Nintendo launched the NES Classic earlier this year, gamers were excited for the opportunity to revisit their favorite classic N...

By Boston Blake on 28 June 2017
Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Ever since the latest update to Niantic’s incredibly-successful Pokemon GO, players all over the globe have been coming together in o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 June 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO is one of the most popular mobile titles in the history of mobile gaming, and the response to the recently-announced Pokem...

By Sarah Fields on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gym Update Is Live

Pokemon GO Gym Update Is Live

Pokemon GO is getting one of its biggest updates ever this week with the release of Battle Raids and a complete overhaul to the Gym s...

By Denny Connolly on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

The Pokemon GO Gym update is now available and has proved to be a huge hit with players. But the updated feature has also given rise...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Game Gets Takedown Notice

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Game Gets Takedown Notice

As soon as Breath of the Wild NES began making its rounds on gaming news sites earlier this week, the project’s days were numbered. T...

By Curt Hutson on 26 June 2017
Super Smash Bros. Melee: Invincible Ledge Attack Found

Super Smash Bros. Melee: Invincible Ledge Attack Found

There may not have been a Smash Bros. Switch announcement at E3 2017, but that doesn’t mean the franchise isn’t still on the minds of...

By Denny Connolly on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

The latest update for Pokemon GO made some fairly significant tweaks to gyms, but Niantic hasn’t been upfront with all the changes it...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

There’s little question that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been a huge success for Nintendo. Indeed, that much is evide...

By Riley Little on 26 June 2017
Zelda Fans Can Buy Breath of the Wild Shield

Zelda Fans Can Buy Breath of the Wild Shield

The Legend of Zelda is a series that has always managed to make a major dent in pop culture, even when it comes to recognizable logos...

By Rob Gordon on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO is a rather substantial one, making major changes to gym battles and adding raids. The latter sees p...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

It’s fair to say that the Nintendo Switch has really grabbed the attention of long-term Nintendo fans, wowing users with titles such...

By Rob Gordon on 26 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Nintendo today revealed and began its next major Pokemon Sun and Moon event, gifting five new previously unavailable Mega Stones to t...

By Rory Young on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

While Pokemon GO may never be as popular as it was last summer, the game is still played by millions of dedicated fans on a daily bas...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Gamers who are yet to get their hands on a Nintendo Switch might well have a hard time finding a retailer that still has stock of the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 June 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

At E3 2017 Bethesda revealed new details about Skyrim for the Nintendo Switch. Although the company only penciled the game in for a h...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 June 2017
Nintendo Apologizes for Switch Shortages

Nintendo Apologizes for Switch Shortages

The Nintendo Switch has a lot going for it. On top of an already meteoric rise to the top of sales charts in a way that the much-mali...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Do Raids Have A Level Requirement?

Pokemon GO: Do Raids Have A Level Requirement?

Update: Trainers level 25 and above can now participate in Raid Battles at select Gyms around the world. Pokemon GO’s latest update has the potential to breath fresh life into the mobile AR game. By...

By Denny Connolly on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Feeding Pokemon In Gyms Can Rewards Candy

Pokemon GO: Feeding Pokemon In Gyms Can Rewards Candy

Pokemon GO’s new update totally changes the way that Gym mechanics work and the community is very excited. The new system is meant to...

By Denny Connolly on 25 June 2017
Pokkén Tournament Supports Every Amiibo

Pokkén Tournament Supports Every Amiibo

The Pokémon Company’s and Bandai Namco’s forthcoming fighting game, Pokkén Tournament, provides support for every amiibo that’s curre...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Ever since the game’s official reveal trailer showed players teaming up to do battle with and capture the legendary Mewtwo, Pokemon G...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 June 2017
Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

The last few weeks for Nintendo and its beloved Pokemon franchise have been a rollercoaster ride. The June Pokemon Direct Stream came...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 June 2017
Play the Nintendo Switch with a Gamecube Controller

Play the Nintendo Switch with a Gamecube Controller

The Nintendo Switch is a prime example of just how far excellent first-party support can get a console in its early days. Although th...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO Event Extended Because of Login Issues

Pokemon GO Event Extended Because of Login Issues

Although Pokemon GO has resolved many of the technical issues that plagued the early days of the mobile game, the app isn’t without i...

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO: How Raid Battles Work

Pokemon GO: How Raid Battles Work

Pokemon GO’s upcoming patch is bringing some massive changes to the way players interact with in-game Gyms. In addition to a complete...

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Gym Updates and Raids Revealed

Pokemon GO: Gym Updates and Raids Revealed

Since the very beginning of Pokemon GO, the mobile game’s PvP aspect has been its weakest link. The gym system was fun at first, but...

By Denny Connolly on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference of E3 2017, many regard the company has having one of the best for focusing...

By Derek Nichols on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Nintendo gave fans a very in-depth view of Super Mario Odyssey during its E3 2017 showcase, revealing everything from new Amiibo to t...

By John Jacques on 23 June 2017
Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Although the announcement of Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle might not have been the most surprising announcement of E3 2017, given th...

By Rob Gordon on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Earn Gym Badges

Pokemon GO: How to Earn Gym Badges

As Pokemon Go nears its first anniversary, Niantic is preparing a major update that completely revamps the somewhat underdeveloped Pv...

By Derek Nichols on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Niantic has had its hands full since Pokemon GO‘s release combatting cheaters and GPS spoofers to keep the game fair. In its latest e...

By Sarah Fields on 23 June 2017
KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

One of the more low-key announcements during Nintendo’s E3 2017 presence was the release date for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, which was r...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO Update Tweaks How Players Earn Pokecoins

Pokemon GO Update Tweaks How Players Earn Pokecoins

Yesterday, Niantic detailed some of the big changes coming to Pokemon GO, specifically an update to Gyms that will introduce the new...

By Brad Jones on 22 June 2017
Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

With E3 2017 well under way, gamers have gotten a solid understanding of what to expect from Nintendo in the coming months. Still, Pi...

By Riley Little on 22 June 2017
Nintendo Switch System Update 3.0.0 Patch Notes

Nintendo Switch System Update 3.0.0 Patch Notes

Nintendo has released the latest System Update for the Nintendo Switch console, allowing players to download version 3.0.0 at their l...

By Rory Young on 22 June 2017
Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

PS4 exclusive RPG Horizon Zero Dawn has seen a resurgence of popularity following an appearance during the Sony press conference at E...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 June 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amazing Double Lynel Kill

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amazing Double Lynel Kill

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an incredible achievement for Nintendo – it’s one of the best games of 2017, and the longe...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 June 2017
Zelda Update 1.2 Adds 9 Audio Languages

Zelda Update 1.2 Adds 9 Audio Languages

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been out for nearly two months at this point, and the game is still receiving updates on...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference at E3 2017 this year, it was laser focused on the Nintendo Switch. Fans got...

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Having revealed a new Super Mario Odyssey trailer earlier today, along with new gameplay details, Nintendo is going all out on hyping...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character that will be joining the roster of its newest fighting game,...

By Riley Little on 20 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

During the Nintendo Treehouse showcase following Nintendo’s official E3 2017 Spotlight, Metroid: Samus Returns was unveiled. The 2D g...

By Rory Young on 20 June 2017
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

Although a lot of the focus around Super Mario Odyssey coming out of E3 2017 is centered on the hat mechanic, which lets players cont...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

E3 2017 has proved to be an important one for Nintendo, with the company taking a lot of time to show off Super Mario Odyssey. The ga...

By Rob Gordon on 20 June 2017
Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Appear More At Night

Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Appear More At Night

Pokemon GO players have been collecting data since the day the mobile game released in hopes of understanding spawn patterns and nest...

By Denny Connolly on 20 June 2017
Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Over the last few months, rumors have been mounting that Pokemon Sun and Moon would come to the Nintendo Switch as Pokemon Stars. Nin...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character that will be joining the roster of its newest fighting game,...

By Riley Little on 20 June 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

As many fans excitedly await further details on Dragon Ball FighterZ, Nintendo Switch owners have been left hoping that they won’t be...

By Riley Little on 20 June 2017
Pokemon GO Shadowbans Are Not Permanent

Pokemon GO Shadowbans Are Not Permanent

Are Pokemon GO shadowbans permanent? Niantic answers the frequently asked question from players who want to know if Pokemon GO shadow...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Although plenty of time has been spent on new game and hardware announcements at E3 2017, something of a storm has started between th...

By Rob Gordon on 20 June 2017
Mario Kart Ride Confirmed For Super Nintendo World

Mario Kart Ride Confirmed For Super Nintendo World

There has been a lot of activity at Universal Studios Japan this week, as work progresses on the upcoming Super Nintendo World area o...

By Curt Hutson on 20 June 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Offer Alternate Story

Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Offer Alternate Story

The latest Pokemon Direct stream has come and gone, and it was a classic bit of Nintendo marketing in the sense that fans are more be...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 June 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

On-stage at E3 Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot and Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto announced they were partnering to create the crossover advent...

By Rory Young on 19 June 2017
Pokemon Catchphrase Was Originally a Little Different

Pokemon Catchphrase Was Originally a Little Different

For fans of Pokemon — from the animated series to the addictive card game and everywhere in between — one simple, memorable catchphra...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 June 2017
Pokemon Gold and Silver En Route to 3DS Virtual Console

Pokemon Gold and Silver En Route to 3DS Virtual Console

During a Nintendo Direct presentation dedicated entirely to Pocket Monster news, it was confirmed that Pokemon Gold and Pokemon Silve...

By Riley Little on 19 June 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Reveal

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Reveal

Following a reveal-packed 25-minute showcase, Nintendo has been releasing additional news through its ongoing livestream. The largest...

By Riley Little on 19 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Figures Revealed at E3 2017

Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Figures Revealed at E3 2017

As expected, Mario made an appearance at Nintendo Spotlight during this year’s E3. The company revealed more details about Super Mari...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 June 2017
Pokemon GO Fire and Ice Event Detailed

Pokemon GO Fire and Ice Event Detailed

Pokemon GO developer Niantic reveals details about the game’s upcoming Fire and Ice-type event. Niantic also announces plans to celeb...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Metroid: Samus Returns Getting Collector's Edition

Anyone that tuned in for Nintendo’s E3 2017 showcase learned that Metroid is back in a big way, with two new games en route for both...

By Riley Little on 18 June 2017
3 Things We'd Like to See in a Super Smash Bros. Deluxe

3 Things We'd Like to See in a Super Smash Bros. Deluxe

Update: Super Smash Bros. Deluxe wasn’t announced during the Nintendo conference this year, but we’re still confident that the game c...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 June 2017
Xbox: Games Like Zelda, Horizon Don't Have Same Impact

Xbox: Games Like Zelda, Horizon Don't Have Same Impact

Xbox head Phil Spencer recently shared an update on the future of Microsoft’s gaming endeavors, from enhanced support for the Xbox co...

By AJ Caulfield on 18 June 2017
Nintendo's Live Action Super Mario Run was an Epic Fail

Nintendo's Live Action Super Mario Run was an Epic Fail

In recent months, we’ve learned a lot about Nintendo’s partnership with Universal Studios, which will result in themed attractions in...

By Brad Jones on 17 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Name Explained

Super Mario Odyssey Name Explained

In Nintendo’s E3 2017 Digital Event, the company took the gaming community on a whirlwind tour through a number of huge video game an...

By Rob Gordon on 17 June 2017
This Is An Awkward Pikachu USB Cable

This Is An Awkward Pikachu USB Cable

We’ve seen some ill-conceived Pokemon–themed products over the years, such as lingerie inspired by the game or the entire line of Pok...

By Curt Hutson on 17 June 2017
Nintendo E3 2017 Press Conference is 25 Minutes Long

Nintendo E3 2017 Press Conference is 25 Minutes Long

As the clock winds down to Nintendo’s E3 2017 press conference this upcoming Tuesday, it was revealed that the Japan-based company wo...

By John Jacques on 15 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

After weeks of speculation over an alleged new Pokemon title called Pokemon Stars that’s supposedly coming to the Nintendo Switch, th...

By Alexander Pan on 15 June 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild DLC Details Revealed at E3 2017

Zelda Breath of the Wild DLC Details Revealed at E3 2017

Nintendo brought out the big guns during its Spotlight presentation at E3 2017, hitting live attendees and watchers at home with a bu...

By AJ Caulfield on 15 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Adds Aeion Abilities

Metroid: Samus Returns Adds Aeion Abilities

It has been an extremely busy day for the Metroid franchise. After years of keeping fans waiting, Nintendo finally announced the deve...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 June 2017
Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

By forcing out Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and investing its time into creating pachinko machines over actual video games,...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Coins Can Be Used For Currency

Super Mario Odyssey: Coins Can Be Used For Currency

Nintendo’s E3 2017 presentation was definitely a contender for the strongest this year, with reveals of titles like Metroid Prime 4 a...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

Super Mario Odyssey Doesn't Punish Harshly for Dying

As part of its E3 2017 press conference, Nintendo revealed a brand new Super Mario Odyssey gameplay trailer. But post-presser, the co...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

Two New Metroid Amiibo Releasing With Metroid 3DS Game

The long wait is finally at an end as Nintendo announced not one, but two new Metroid games during its E3 2017 presentation. While Me...

By Derek Nichols on 15 June 2017
Kirby Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2018

Kirby Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2018

A new Kirby game was announced at Nintendo’s E3 press conference with a release date of 2018. The trailer included little in regards...

By Mark Knapp on 15 June 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Gets Collector's Edition

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Gets Collector's Edition

It wasn’t much of a surprise, but there’s little question that Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle made for one of the more engaging aspec...

By Riley Little on 15 June 2017
PlayStation and Nintendo is a Winning Combo, Says Sony

PlayStation and Nintendo is a Winning Combo, Says Sony

While Microsoft and Sony go head to head with their Xbox One and PlayStation 4 consoles, many gamers have come to consider Nintendo’s...

By Brad Jones on 15 June 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Let Players Take 'Family Photos'

Pokemon GO Update Will Let Players Take 'Family Photos'

An upcoming Pokemon GO update will allow players to take “family photos” of their Pokemon. The feature will be available thanks to Ap...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
EA E3 Press Conference Leaves Out Nintendo Switch

EA E3 Press Conference Leaves Out Nintendo Switch

The EA E3 2017 press conference has ended and included plenty of game reveals and announcements, such as Star Wars Battlefront 2 mult...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 June 2017
XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM developer Jake Solomon responds to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle comparisons, saying that his ‘jaw dropped’ when the Nintendo Switch game was announced.

By Jasmine Henry on 13 June 2017
FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

Electronic Arts reveals new details regarding FIFA 18’s Nintendo Switch version, following the game’s showcase during the company’s EA Play press conference.

By Rory Young on 13 June 2017
Pokemon Company Profits Leap Thanks To Pokemon Go

Pokemon Company Profits Leap Thanks To Pokemon Go

It should come as no surprise to anyone that The Pokemon Company is coming off of a pretty amazing financial year. Pokemon GO became...

By Denny Connolly on 12 June 2017
Nintendo is Fighting With Apple Over Switch Production

Nintendo is Fighting With Apple Over Switch Production

Nintendo is reportedly fighting with Apple over production of its new console, the Nintendo Switch. This information follows reports ...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 June 2017
Pokemon GO Reportedly Adding New Stops and Gyms

Pokemon GO Reportedly Adding New Stops and Gyms

Pokemon GO has reportedly begun to add new PokeStops and Gyms. Fans say that new locations have begun to pop up all over the globe. On social media, fans who play both Ingress and Pokemon GO (which a...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 June 2017
Pokemon Direct Stream Announced, 'Exciting News' Teased

Pokemon Direct Stream Announced, 'Exciting News' Teased

Nintendo announces a Pokemon Direct livestream ahead of its E3 2017 press conference. Fans have been sent into a tailspin, taking to...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 June 2017
Pokken Tournament Lands Release Date

Pokken Tournament Lands Release Date

Nintendo allows gamers to catch a glimpse at the release date for the much anticipated Pokemon fighting game, Pokken Tournament, whic...

By Riley Little on 09 June 2017
Super Nintendo World Theme Park Video Releases

Super Nintendo World Theme Park Video Releases

Universal Studios just got a little bit more exciting, as a new trailer announces the introduction of Super Nintendo World to its Jap...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 08 June 2017
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review

As one of the more ruthlessly challenging line of games currently in existence, Fire Emblem has laid claim to a very dedicated fan ba...

By Riley Little on 07 June 2017
How Zelda: Breath of the Wild Map Compares to Skyrim's

How Zelda: Breath of the Wild Map Compares to Skyrim's

Those who have played The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild are familiar with its vast open world filled with plenty of adventures...

By Boston Blake on 06 June 2017
Nintendo Switch Online Service Won't Launch This Year

Nintendo Switch Online Service Won't Launch This Year

Originally planned to launch in the second half of 2017, Nintendo Switch’s online services have been delayed and will now launch in 2...

By Rory Young on 05 June 2017
Pokemon GO Player Getting Sent to Japan

Pokemon GO Player Getting Sent to Japan

Since the release of the original Pokemon games, beloved Electric-type Pokemon Pikachu has become one of the most iconic video game m...

By Rob Gordon on 05 June 2017
SNES Classic Edition Confirmed by Xbox E3 Survey?

SNES Classic Edition Confirmed by Xbox E3 Survey?

The SNES Classic Edition may just have been confirmed by an unlikely source – an Xbox E3 2017 survey. The leak follows a recent repor...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 June 2017
Rockstar Parent Company to 'Selectively' Support Switch

Rockstar Parent Company to 'Selectively' Support Switch

Nintendo’s latest console has been doing well so far, and one more developer is showing support for it. Take-Two Interactive CEO Stra...

By Sarah Fields on 05 June 2017
Nintendo Switch Online Service Gets Important Change to Free Games

Nintendo Switch Online Service Gets Important Change to Free Games

The Nintendo Switch might not be the most traditionally powerful console released over the last five years, but it is quickly staking...

By Cody Gravelle on 05 June 2017
Rumor: Nintendo Porting 4 Major Wii U Games to NX

Rumor: Nintendo Porting 4 Major Wii U Games to NX

A recent report from well-known Nintendo whistleblower Emily Rogers states that four of the biggest exclusives for Wii U are being po...

By Riley Little on 03 June 2017
Nintendo Switch's Monster Hunter Special Ed. Console

Nintendo Switch's Monster Hunter Special Ed. Console

Just recently, Monster Hunter XX received a trailer for its Switch iteration to show off the Japanese version of Capcom’s forthcoming...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 June 2017
Rumor: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Pics Leak

Rumor: Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Pics Leak

Some alleged leaks aren’t worth writing about or giving any attention to, but there’s something very peculiar about these supposed Su...

By Riley Little on 03 June 2017
Nintendo Has More Unannounced Titles Coming to Switch

Nintendo Has More Unannounced Titles Coming to Switch

The Nintendo Switch has managed to ship over 2.74 million units in the two months it has been on sale, which is an impressive figure...

By Alexander Pan on 02 June 2017
Nintendo eShop Profits Are Dwarfed By PSN

Nintendo eShop Profits Are Dwarfed By PSN

One of the biggest announcements Nintendo made in the early days of the Switch console reveal was the company’s intent to monetize it...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 June 2017
NES Classic Edition Sales Hit 2.3 Million

NES Classic Edition Sales Hit 2.3 Million

Nintendo reveals that NES Classic Edition sales hit 2.3 million units across the globe. The miniature device included 30 classic games and became the best-selling console of January 2017. In a recent...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 June 2017
Legend of Zelda - Every Difference Between Switch & Wii U

Legend of Zelda - Every Difference Between Switch & Wii U

Despite claims that the experience would be the ‘same,’ Nintendo reveals every difference between the Switch and Wii U versions of Th...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Ship More Than 15 Million Units

Pokemon Sun and Moon Ship More Than 15 Million Units

According to Nintendo‘s recent report of its earnings for fiscal year 2017 ending on March 31, the company’s 2DS and 3DS role-playing...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild: How To Use Rain To Kill Fire Enemies

Zelda Breath of the Wild: How To Use Rain To Kill Fire Enemies

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a game that definitely believes there is more than one way to skin a cat… Or, in this case, sk...

By Denny Connolly on 01 June 2017
Super Nintendo World Theme Park Coming to America?

Super Nintendo World Theme Park Coming to America?

Ever since Nintendo announced that it was partnering with Universal Studio Theme Parks’ to create Super Nintendo World, fans have bee...

By John Jacques on 01 June 2017
New ARMS Trailer Asks Fans to Join the Fight

New ARMS Trailer Asks Fans to Join the Fight

When the Nintendo Switch launched, one of the biggest concerns from consumers was that there would not be enough software to justify...

By Denny Connolly on 01 June 2017
Zelda: BotW Player Flies Through the Air on a Guardian

Zelda: BotW Player Flies Through the Air on a Guardian

Without a doubt, ever since The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s release in early March, many players of the action-adventure ga...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2017
Magikarp Jump: How to Evolve into a Gyarados

Magikarp Jump: How to Evolve into a Gyarados

Magikarp Jump players are able to evolve their Magikarp into Gyarados, it seems. The mobile game was released last week on iOS and An...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 June 2017
Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

Rumor Patrol: Super Mario Odyssey Arrives In November?

The Nintendo Switch has proven to be a hot commodity, selling out at stores and online almost as fast as it can be stocked. While ret...

By Derek Nichols on 01 June 2017
Nintendo Switch Already Hacked

Nintendo Switch Already Hacked

The Nintendo Switch has been available for less than two weeks and already it seems some gamers have found a way to hack into the con...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Pokemon GO: Legendary Monsters Coming Soon

Ever since Pokemon GO came out last summer, intrepid trainers have been eager for more content to arrive for the GPS-heavy applicatio...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
GameStop: Nintendo Switch Sales Could 'Eclipse the Wii'

GameStop: Nintendo Switch Sales Could 'Eclipse the Wii'

There’s no denying that the Nintendo Switch has had a very successful launch. In fact, the sold-out console has been doing so well th...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
FF Creator on Switch: 'Cool Games is What Matters'

FF Creator on Switch: 'Cool Games is What Matters'

Development studio Mistwalker released a new Q & A video this week with Final Fantasy creator Hironobu Sakaguchi responding to qu...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 May 2017
Nintendo's NES Classic is Discontinued

Nintendo's NES Classic is Discontinued

Nintendo is announcing that one of the most popular new products of holiday 2016, the Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edit...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Works With PC

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Works With PC

After Nintendo revealed the price and release date for the Nintendo Switch and its peripherals, one of the biggest complaints was the...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Store Makes Small Change

Pokemon GO Store Makes Small Change

While Pokemon GO fans continue to wait on proverbial pins and needles for the release of the augmented reality game’s long-promised f...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Breath of the Wild Speedrunner Beats Game in 45 Minutes

Breath of the Wild Speedrunner Beats Game in 45 Minutes

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild now has a new speedrun champion, as one player has now successfully beaten the game in just o...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Easter Event is an 'Eggstravaganza'

Pokemon GO Easter Event is an 'Eggstravaganza'

Niantic announces the Pokemon GO Easter event, promising an ‘Eggstravaganza’ for players of the hugely popular mobile game. The theme...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Usain Bolt Featured In New Pokemon Ad

Usain Bolt Featured In New Pokemon Ad

Olympic champion sprinter and the world’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, stars in a brand new commercial for Pokemon Sun and Moon. The Jama...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Finally Explains Switch JoyCon Problems

Nintendo Finally Explains Switch JoyCon Problems

After close to a month of discussion regarding problems with the Nintendo Switch’s JoyCon controllers, the company behind the console...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
Rumor: More Info on Mario and Rabbids Crossover Arrive

Rumor: More Info on Mario and Rabbids Crossover Arrive

So far Nintendo has been off to a great start with its newest video game console, as the Switch has become the fastest selling Ninten...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 2 Starters Hatch from Eggs During Event

Pokemon GO: Gen 2 Starters Hatch from Eggs During Event

Easter has come to Pokemon GO, and in the spirit of the holiday there is a large focus on eggs — Pokemon eggs, to be exact. Players h...

By Curt Hutson on 31 May 2017
Voice of Zelda Talks About Character's Strength in BotW

Voice of Zelda Talks About Character's Strength in BotW

As one of the most iconic characters in gaming, Princess Zelda has become a staple of the medium. Bearing in mind the recent and outs...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Monster Hunter XX Gets Switch Trailer

Monster Hunter XX Gets Switch Trailer

After a brief announcement from Capcom that Monster Hunter XX would be making its way to the Nintendo Switch, the company has now fol...

By Weston Albert on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Releases eShop Video

Nintendo Switch Releases eShop Video

Nintendo released a new video today showcasing the “News” and “eShop” subsections of Nintendo Switch‘s Home Menu. With the Nintendo S...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Minecraft on Switch Has Weird System Glitch

Minecraft on Switch Has Weird System Glitch

Nintendo Switch owners who purchased a copy of Minecraft on their portable gaming device have had all weekend to get acclimated to th...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Player Goes Skydiving With Console

Nintendo Switch Player Goes Skydiving With Console

Although the Nintendo Switch can’t compete with the PS4 and the Xbox One (not to mention PCs) in terms of power, the latest Nintendo...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Nintendo announces that a new Golden Goomba event has kicked off along with numerous bug fixes, and a new Easy mode have been added t...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Dock Hit With Pricing Backlash

Nintendo Switch Dock Hit With Pricing Backlash

Earlier this month, a standalone dock for the Nintendo Switch was released, giving players an easy way to use the console with variou...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

The second major attempt at capitalizing on the power of Nintendo’s IP for mobile devices took on the form of Super Mario Run, althou...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Ends Repairs for Original 3DS

Nintendo Ends Repairs for Original 3DS

With the release and incredible success of the Nintendo Switch, it seems Nintendo is ready to let go one of its previous handheld dev...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Catch Over 500 Million Magikarp

Pokemon GO Players Catch Over 500 Million Magikarp

Pokemon GO players caught over half a billion Magikarp during the game’s Water Festival event. The Pokemon GO event increased the lik...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Update Boosts Spawns in Rural Areas

Pokemon GO Update Boosts Spawns in Rural Areas

Since the very first days of the Pokemon GO phenomenon, one of the biggest complaints has been that the game caters exclusively to pl...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Shuts Down Famicon Mini in Japan

Nintendo Shuts Down Famicon Mini in Japan

Despite massive demand for the product, Nintendo made the controversial announcement yesterday that it will be ceasing production of...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Gamer Creates Working NES Console out of Toaster

Gamer Creates Working NES Console out of Toaster

With the Nintendo NES Classic having been discontinued last month despite being in high demand, many fans of the Kyoto-based company...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Mario Sports Superstars Trailer Shows Off 5 Sports

Mario Sports Superstars Trailer Shows Off 5 Sports

Another installment in the Super Mario Bros. mega-franchise is set to soon hit the Nintendo 3DS, and today, the company unveiled a br...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Today, a senior Nintendo official made clear that Super Mario Run‘s premium pricing is the preferred business model for Nintendo on m...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
10 GameCube Games We Want on Nintendo Switch

10 GameCube Games We Want on Nintendo Switch

Since the days of the Wii, Nintendo has used its Virtual Console service to give new life to retro video games. With the Nintendo Swi...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run has released on Android ahead of schedule. Nintendo’s popular mobile platformer was initially confirmed for a March 2...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
GR Pick: Pokemon GO Fan Imagines How PvP Could Work

GR Pick: Pokemon GO Fan Imagines How PvP Could Work

One talented Pokemon GO fan has come up with a design for the game’s PvP (player versus player) battles. The Pokemon Company and deve...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Almost 300M Pokemon Caught in Grass Event

Pokemon GO: Almost 300M Pokemon Caught in Grass Event

Through the Pokemon GO Grass-focused event Worldwide Bloom, developer Niantic offered up plenty of chances for fans of the game to ca...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Nintendo has produced two of the hottest mobile gaming apps on the market in the last three months in Fire Emblem Heroes and Super Ma...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Online Service Cheaper Than Expected?

Nintendo Switch Online Service Cheaper Than Expected?

Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima reveals that the Nintendo Switch online service could be much cheaper than expected, costing less than...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Runs at 1080p and 60 FPS on Switch

Mario Kart 8 Runs at 1080p and 60 FPS on Switch

During the Nintendo Switch Treehouse presentation, Nintendo reveals the resolution, frame rate, and more details for the upcoming Mar...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Spot Unown in the Wild

Pokemon GO Players Spot Unown in the Wild

Pokemon GO players start compiling evidence on Unown, a rare psychic-type Pokemon that can be found in the game after downloading th...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Switch Developer Only Menu Accidentally Revealed

Switch Developer Only Menu Accidentally Revealed

A Portuguese Nintendo Switch commercial accidentally shows off the developer menu of the new Nintendo console, which comes with a few...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Super Bowl 51 Ad Revealed

Nintendo Switch Super Bowl 51 Ad Revealed

Nintendo officially reveals an extended version of the televised advertisement it plans to air for the Switch during the big game at...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Fighting Game ARMS Gets 2 New Trailers

Nintendo Switch Fighting Game ARMS Gets 2 New Trailers

Nintendo Switch launch title, fighting game ARMS, gets two new trailers focusing on the skills and abilities of its characters including Mechinara, Ribbon Girl and Spring Man. One of the most promisin...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
NES Classic Edition Hacked to Play SEGA Genesis Games

NES Classic Edition Hacked to Play SEGA Genesis Games

Hackers discover a way to install emulation software on the NES Classic Edition that allows it to play Sega Genesis, Game Boy, and Su...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get Ancient Armor

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get Ancient Armor

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has everyone talking about Link, Princess Zelda, and Ganon once again, and the game that ever...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Full Map Revealed

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Full Map Revealed

With The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild set to release alongside the Nintendo Switch this week, gamers are hard at work digging...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch is Bringing Back Friend Codes

Nintendo Switch is Bringing Back Friend Codes

Since Nintendo joined the online gaming space, its use of friend codes have been a constant source of criticism. For the uninitiated,...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Hack Shows Left Joycon Sync Fix

Nintendo Switch Hack Shows Left Joycon Sync Fix

Now that the Nintendo Switch has been out for a few days, it’s clear to see that handy portable console has been performing admirably...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide - All Fairy Locations

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide - All Fairy Locations

While The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a departure from series norms in many ways, it does retain quite a few elements that...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild: Does The Master Sword Break?

Zelda Breath of the Wild: Does The Master Sword Break?

One of the mechanics that makes Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild so exciting is that just about every weapon and item is breakable...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Breath of the Wild and Link to the Past's Maps Match

Breath of the Wild and Link to the Past's Maps Match

A mock-up of The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past‘s map rotated 45 degrees shows a striking similarity to The Legend of Zelda: Bre...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Breath of the Wild PC Emulator Hits $23K in Funding

Breath of the Wild PC Emulator Hits $23K in Funding

The team behind an emulator that makes The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild playable on PC is now earning over $23,000 per month i...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Needs to Fix Candy Error

Pokemon GO Needs to Fix Candy Error

Pokemon GO players have noticed that the game’s Pinap Berries seemingly aren’t working as designed, and Niantic has know officially a...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild: Guardian And Stone Talus Fight

Zelda Breath of the Wild: Guardian And Stone Talus Fight

In Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, it’s pretty much the world versus Link. The wildlife chase each other around a bit and Bokobl...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Repaired, Gets Someone Else's Save Data

Nintendo Switch Repaired, Gets Someone Else's Save Data

A Nintendo Switch owner sent their console in for repair but when it was sent back, it contained a different person’s data. The data...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
LEGO City: Undercover Gets Switch Launch Trailer

LEGO City: Undercover Gets Switch Launch Trailer

Although it was originally released on the Wii U back in 2013, LEGO City: Undercover has now become available for Nintendo Switch, an...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Nintendo President Promises a 'Big E3 This Year'

Nintendo President Promises a 'Big E3 This Year'

In recent years, fans have learned not to expect very much from Nintendo when it comes to E3. The company has shied away from spotlig...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Promises 3DS Game Announcements at E3 2017

Nintendo Promises 3DS Game Announcements at E3 2017

With the release of a new, high profile console like the Switch, the fate of older generation Nintendo devices were sure to be questi...

By Curt Hutson on 31 May 2017
Arms Release Date

Arms Release Date

Today’s Nintendo Direct presentation had a lot of exciting news for Nintendo Switch owners, including release dates for some of the s...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Yellow Joy-Cons, Battery Pack Announced

Nintendo Switch Yellow Joy-Cons, Battery Pack Announced

Nintendo is set to release yellow Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers this summer – along with a brand new battery pack peripheral th...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
New Nintendo 2DS XL Out July 28, $149.99

New Nintendo 2DS XL Out July 28, $149.99

Nintendo made a surprise announcement today, revealing the New Nintendo 2DS XL handheld console. The new handheld is an iteration on...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide – How to Make A Go Kart

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide – How to Make A Go Kart

Nintendo has been riding high after the launch of the Nintendo Switch, thanks in large part to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wil...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
Pokemon: Catch Midnight Form Lycanroc This Week

Pokemon: Catch Midnight Form Lycanroc This Week

Both Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon have been hugely successful for Nintendo, shipping more than 15 million units since release, and pa...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Promo Code Feature for Android

Pokemon GO Adds Promo Code Feature for Android

The latest update to Pokemon GO adds the ability to redeem promo codes from within the app, rewarding trainers with various items. Ho...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Speedrunner Breaks Mario 64 Record for All Stars

Speedrunner Breaks Mario 64 Record for All Stars

As speedrunning becomes a more significant fixture in gaming communities across the globe, superstars are being born. Some talented s...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
GameStop: Nintendo Switch Units Selling Out in Hours

GameStop: Nintendo Switch Units Selling Out in Hours

Many gamers have had trouble finding the Nintendo Switch in stock since it’s release back in March. Turns out, there’s a good reason...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Mini Coming in 2019, Say Analysts

Nintendo Switch Mini Coming in 2019, Say Analysts

The Nintendo Switch Mini will launch in 2019 according to one group of analysts. The prediction regarding the new console comes just...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
GR Pick: Incredible Yoshi Tribute Uses 16,000 Dominoes

GR Pick: Incredible Yoshi Tribute Uses 16,000 Dominoes

Whether he’s helping Mario defeat Bowser or taking part in his own woolly world adventures, Nintendo’s favorite dinosaur Yoshi has ce...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Breath of the Wild Players Parries Attack From Across Map

Breath of the Wild Players Parries Attack From Across Map

Although many hardcore Nintendo fans saw the end credits of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild weeks ago at this point, the communit...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Pokemon: Magikarp Mobile Game Hits iOS

Pokemon: Magikarp Mobile Game Hits iOS

A mobile game based on famous splashing Pokemon Magikarp has been released on iOS. The launch follows a surge in the Pokemon’s popula...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
GameStop: Nintendo Switch Continuing to Outsell Wii

GameStop: Nintendo Switch Continuing to Outsell Wii

Gamers have been given an idea of how well the Nintendo Switch has been selling since its release, with the newest gaming console mov...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Duke Study Suggests Pokemon GO Increases Physical Activity

Duke Study Suggests Pokemon GO Increases Physical Activity

Pokemon GO is a mobile game that really wants players to get up, move around, and explore. Some players prefer to find ways to cheat...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets a Japanese TV Trailer

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets a Japanese TV Trailer

Nintendo’s forthcoming open world role-playing game, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, receives an official television trailer...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Daily Users Drop by 80%

Pokemon GO Daily Users Drop by 80%

Despite releasing as a worldwide phenomenon last year, Niantic’s mobile title, Pokemon GO, seems to have taken quite a huge hit in te...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Capcom Asked Nintendo to Increase the Switch's RAM

Capcom Asked Nintendo to Increase the Switch's RAM

At the Game Creators Conference 2017 in Japan, developers from Capcom and Nintendo appeared on stage together to discuss the Nintendo...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Zelda: BotW Player Takes No Damage Against Two Lynels

Zelda: BotW Player Takes No Damage Against Two Lynels

Now that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been out for about a month, it’s safe to say that plenty of players have gotten...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
New SNES Game Releasing in Japan

New SNES Game Releasing in Japan

The Super Nintendo Entertainment System may have seen its final days before some gaming fans were even born, but that hasn’t stopped...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Watch Today's Nintendo Direct Live

Watch Today's Nintendo Direct Live

Although Breath of the Wild has been keeping Nintendo Switch owners busy for the last month, Nintendo will need to release some more...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offers Free Mega Stones to Players

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offers Free Mega Stones to Players

Nintendo and Game Freak are releasing another round of Mega Stones to Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon players. Not just one or two Mega...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
RIME Gets Nintendo Switch Price Cut Following Backlash

RIME Gets Nintendo Switch Price Cut Following Backlash

Rime, the upcoming adventure game inspired by The Legend of Zelda, has gotten a price cut on Nintendo Switch following huge backlash....

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
SNES PlayStation Console Brought Back to Life by Hacker

SNES PlayStation Console Brought Back to Life by Hacker

Hardware hacker Ben Heckendorn, better known as Ben Heck, has reached a significant milestone in the repair of the famous Super Ninte...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
ARMS Developer Wants To Create A Franchise

ARMS Developer Wants To Create A Franchise

While most fans likely picked up a Nintendo Switch to play new entries in Nintendo’s classic franchises, the console isn’t devoid of...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Fan Recreates Zelda: Breath of the Wild in 2D

Fan Recreates Zelda: Breath of the Wild in 2D

Without a doubt, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is already being considered by many reviews and fans to be one of the greate...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Gets New Trailer

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Gets New Trailer

With the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for the Nintendo Switch only a few weeks away, many owners of the new Nintendo console are al...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Hatch Eggs Without Walking

Pokemon GO: How to Hatch Eggs Without Walking

A Pokemon GO player discovers an ingenious method to hatch eggs without walking. Hatching eggs is one of the main gameplay features o...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Zelda Player Skips Temple Puzzle With Shield Jump Trick

Zelda Player Skips Temple Puzzle With Shield Jump Trick

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a game that offers players enough freedom that the community will likely be coming up with new...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players are More Positive and Friendly

Pokemon GO Players are More Positive and Friendly

If you got involved in the global phenomenon that is Niantic’s Pokemon GO, you’re more likely to be a more positive and friendly pers...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Build-a-Bear Adds New Starter Pokemon to Toy Options

Build-a-Bear Adds New Starter Pokemon to Toy Options

With the prior releases of Pokemon toys at Build-a-Bear being extremely successful, it comes as no surprise that another is on the ho...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Make Money Fast

Pokemon Sun and Moon Guide: How to Make Money Fast

In need of some extra cash while travelling the Alola Region? Here’s a helpful Pokemon Sun and Moon guide that details a few ways to...

By Derek Nichols on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Boss: VR Could Be a 'Problem for Society'

Pokemon GO Boss: VR Could Be a 'Problem for Society'

John Hanke, the CEO of Pokemon GO developer Niantic, says that virtual reality gaming could become a “problem for society.” The execu...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
How Zelda Helped Me Cope with the Death of My Dog

How Zelda Helped Me Cope with the Death of My Dog

For Nintendo enthusiasts and video game fans in general, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a big deal. Not only did the game...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Pre-Orders Delayed From Amazon

Mario Kart 8 Pre-Orders Delayed From Amazon

A multitude of Mario fans have been left feeling burned by mega retailer Amazon. Amazon has failed to deliver a number of Mario Kart...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: How to Unlock Gold Mario

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: How to Unlock Gold Mario

There are a number of characters featured in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe that fans were hoping to see behind the wheel, with the likes of Kin...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Wants More Than One Switch in Every Household

Nintendo Wants More Than One Switch in Every Household

Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima revealed during an investor Q&A discussion his vision that households around the world will...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Fan Creates Awesome Nintendo 64 Mini Kit

Fan Creates Awesome Nintendo 64 Mini Kit

For those Nintendo fans having trouble tracking down a super-popular NES Classic Edition console, there’s now an alternative – albeit...

By Alexander Pan on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Users Can Now Store Credit Card Info

Nintendo Switch Users Can Now Store Credit Card Info

Nintendo is making the online shopping experience significantly easier for its audience. One of the many features the company failed...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 May 2017
Nintendo 'Studying' Possible Switch VR Support

Nintendo 'Studying' Possible Switch VR Support

Nintendo President Kimishima says his company is interested in providing VR support for the Switch, granted that they can make the he...

By F. O'Sullivan on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch See-Through Design is Seriously Cool

Nintendo Switch See-Through Design is Seriously Cool

Although the Nintendo Switch offered up some variety of design at launch, with a choice between neon or grey Joy-Cons, that hasn’t st...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Hearthstone on Nintendo Switch Discussion Worth Having

Hearthstone on Nintendo Switch Discussion Worth Having

Porting Hearthstone to the Nintendo Switch is a “discussion worth having” according to at least one Blizzard designer. Principal game...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Warps After Lengthy Dock Time

Nintendo Switch Warps After Lengthy Dock Time

Nintendo Switch players say that their consoles have begun to warp and bend, with lengthy times in the consoles dock being blamed by...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Star: Website Points to Nintendo Switch Release

Pokemon Star: Website Points to Nintendo Switch Release

An update to the official Pokemon website offers the latest piece of evidence that a game called Pokemon Star will be released for th...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Ornaments Being Released by Hallmark

Super Mario Ornaments Being Released by Hallmark

Figurines of Nintendo characters are pretty popular these days thanks to the company’s hard to find amiibo lineup, and now, at least...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 May 2017
No E3 Press Conference for Nintendo

No E3 Press Conference for Nintendo

Given that the Nintendo Switch has had a rather impressive start to its life on the market, many may have expected Nintendo to try an...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Legend of Zelda Mobile Game in Development at Nintendo

Legend of Zelda Mobile Game in Development at Nintendo

Following the incredible success of the Switch’s Breath of the Wild, it seems that Nintendo are already developing a new The Legend o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
ARMS: Nintendo Reveals Alternate Character Colors

ARMS: Nintendo Reveals Alternate Character Colors

Nintendo has confirmed that its upcoming fight title, ARMS, will feature alternate colors for each of its characters. The company too...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga Getting 3DS Rerelease?

It would appear that 3DS owners will have the opportunity to travel to Beanbean Kingdom in the near future, according to some informa...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
GR Pick: Nintendo Switch Modded with SNES Color Buttons

GR Pick: Nintendo Switch Modded with SNES Color Buttons

Ever since the Nintendo Switch released last month, imaginative fans have come up with some creative mod designs to liven up the cons...

By Alexander Pan on 31 May 2017
ARMS Characters Leak During Nintendo Direct

ARMS Characters Leak During Nintendo Direct

Although last night’s Nintendo Direct presentation offered up plenty of forthright information about the impending availability of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
NES Classic Outsells PS4, Xbox One in April

NES Classic Outsells PS4, Xbox One in April

Last year, Nintendo’s retro console re-release the NES Classic was one of the hottest Christmas gifts around, with a huge amount of d...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Developer Hiring for 3DS RPG

Pokemon Developer Hiring for 3DS RPG

With the launch of the Switch, many gamers have immediately had their heads turned towards Nintendo’s newest addition to its console...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Explains Why Switch Cartridges Taste Bad

Nintendo Explains Why Switch Cartridges Taste Bad

One of the defining features of the Nintendo Switch is the fact that the console uses cartridges instead of disks — a design decision...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Be Careful of Nintendo Switch Scams

Be Careful of Nintendo Switch Scams

While Nintendo looks to ramp up production of the Nintendo Switch to meet demand, scammers around the globe are cashing in on the con...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tops Franchise Day One Sales

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tops Franchise Day One Sales

Nintendo of America released the day one sales numbers for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch, touting it as the fastest sell...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Zelda Player Beats Hard Boss Using a Bookshelf

Zelda Player Beats Hard Boss Using a Bookshelf

When Nintendo first announced that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (then an untitled Zelda game) would be open world, many pl...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO: Is Shiny Magikarp Chaining Possible?

Pokemon GO: Is Shiny Magikarp Chaining Possible?

It’s not much of a secret at this point that shiny Magikarp could very well be the most sought-after and rare creature in Niantic’s a...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Open-World to Be the New Zelda Standard?

Open-World to Be the New Zelda Standard?

It’s not hard to imagine that Nintendo has been content with the reaction to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild so far. The titl...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Some Nintendo Switch Games Can Be Played Vertically

Some Nintendo Switch Games Can Be Played Vertically

The Nintendo Switch still has a lot to prove in the coming months, but early returns on Nintendo’s newest console have remained large...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Evolution Guide

Pokemon Sun and Moon Evolution Guide

Pokemon Sun and Moon are out now and we’ve put together a relatively spoiler-free list of all the new evolutions that are present in...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 May 2017
Here's How Much the Nintendo Switch Costs to Make

Here's How Much the Nintendo Switch Costs to Make

For the most part, Nintendo has consistently sold its consoles at a profit right from the start, with a couple of exceptions. We’ve k...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Could Match Wii Sales

Nintendo Switch Could Match Wii Sales

There’s no question that the Nintendo Switch is off to a strong start since its launch in early March, but there are still questions...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Removes Fire-Hopping Trick

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Removes Fire-Hopping Trick

Based on some new footage of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch, it looks like Nintendo has successfully removed the controve...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Almost Everyone Who Bought Nintendo Switch Bought Zelda

Almost Everyone Who Bought Nintendo Switch Bought Zelda

According to freshly released figures from the industry research firm known as SuperData, not only is the Nintendo Switch selling qui...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Breath of the Wild Glitch Lets Players Go Underwater

Breath of the Wild Glitch Lets Players Go Underwater

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild may not officially allow players to go underwater, but one player has found a way around it....

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
GameStop Expects Switch Stock Shortages All Year

GameStop Expects Switch Stock Shortages All Year

Video game retailer GameStop has said that it expects to have a shortage of Nintendo Switch stock all year round, because the new hom...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Defends 'Weak' Switch Launch Line Up

Nintendo Defends 'Weak' Switch Launch Line Up

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima defends the Nintendo Switch’s launch line-up, pledging that the system won’t experience the same...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Consoles Can Locally Connect

Nintendo Switch: 10 Consoles Can Locally Connect

Nintendo confirms that 10 Nintendo Switch consoles can connect to each other with LAN Play, though two of those Switch users will onl...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Stock Jumps After Monster Hunter Switch Reveal

Nintendo Stock Jumps After Monster Hunter Switch Reveal

Capcom’s reveal that Monster Hunter XX, the expanded version of Monster Hunter Generations, will be coming to the Switch has had extr...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Might Add Raids in Future Update

Pokemon GO Might Add Raids in Future Update

Datamining gamers have discovered a new potential cooperative game feature coming to Pokemon GO. After a recent Niantic blog post men...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Is This Why Nintendo Switch Games Are So Expensive?

Is This Why Nintendo Switch Games Are So Expensive?

New revelations about the manufacturing process have shed light on why Nintendo Switch games are so expensive. According to a new rep...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Trading Will Not Work How Players Want

Pokemon GO Trading Will Not Work How Players Want

In its initial announcement trailer, Pokemon GO promised a number of features that still have yet to make it to the game, like player...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon TCG Getting New Sun and Moon Expansion Pack

Pokemon TCG Getting New Sun and Moon Expansion Pack

The Pokemon franchise is bigger than it has ever been, that much is evident by the fact that Pokemon Sun and Moon marked the biggest...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Controversial Attack Animation

Pokemon GO Removes Controversial Attack Animation

When Niantic made some adjustments to Pokemon GO before the weekend, most fans thought that the changes were limited to a reshuffled...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Getting LEGO CITY Undercover

Nintendo Switch Getting LEGO CITY Undercover

Warner Bros. announces that previous Wii U-exclusive and open-world LEGO game, LEGO CITY Undercover will be released on Nintendo Swit...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review Roundup

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review Roundup

After years of anticipation, tomorrow marks the long-awaited release of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Expectations are hig...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Dad Surprises Son With Real Nintendo Switch

Dad Surprises Son With Real Nintendo Switch

Continuously topping the sales charts since its debut in March, the Nintendo Switch is one of the hottest video game consoles on the...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Beedle Returns in Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Beedle Returns in Zelda: Breath of the Wild

A new screenshot from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild confirms that a beloved character from The Wind Waker is set to make an...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Has Sold 1.5 Million NES Classic Consoles

Nintendo Has Sold 1.5 Million NES Classic Consoles

Nintendo reveals during a strategy meeting that it has sold 1.5 million NES Classic Edition consoles so far, and that production for...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Why The Nintendo Switch Doesn't Have A Pack-In Game

Why The Nintendo Switch Doesn't Have A Pack-In Game

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime details why Nintendo made the choice to release the Switch by itself, without a bundle...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Switch Launch Lineup Adds Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

Switch Launch Lineup Adds Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

Nicalis, the publisher behind The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+, announces that the game will be joining the Nintendo Switch’s launch...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Releases Official Switch Unboxing Video

Nintendo Releases Official Switch Unboxing Video

Nintendo releases an unboxing video for the Switch that shows off the console’s touchscreen, Joy-Cons, dock, and other hardware gamer...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Why Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Touchscreen Features Were Cut

Why Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Touchscreen Features Were Cut

As the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild prepares to hit shelves tomorrow alongside the Nintendo Switch, gamers are still learning...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Skins Cancelled by Another Skin Maker

Nintendo Switch Skins Cancelled by Another Skin Maker

The Nintendo Switch loses the support of yet another skin maker. Skin maker Slickwraps says that the new console just isn’t “adhesive friendly,” coming to the conclusion after “high heat testing” a r...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Ubisoft Surveying Gamers About Nintendo Switch Games

Ubisoft Surveying Gamers About Nintendo Switch Games

With the Nintendo Switch now out in the wild, game developers are anxiously gathering information about the new console and its playe...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
GameStop Exec: Zelda One of the Best Games in a Decade

GameStop Exec: Zelda One of the Best Games in a Decade

There’s no denying the sheer quality of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. In fact, the game has had such a positive effect on...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Only Had Two Engineers At Launch

Pokemon GO Dev Only Had Two Engineers At Launch

Pokemon GO was indisputably the most popular mobile game of 2016, but the large player base initially caught developer Niantic off gu...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 May 2017
Super Mario Run Update Adding New  Playable Characters

Super Mario Run Update Adding New Playable Characters

Now that Super Mario Run‘s Android release date is almost here, Nintendo is set to roll out the red carpet for fans of the title on G...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Owners Say the Console is Falling Apart

Nintendo Switch Owners Say the Console is Falling Apart

While the Nintendo Switch has gotten a lot of positive press since its March 3 launch, including reports of record-breaking sales in...

By Jason Gallagher on 31 May 2017
Mario Rabbids RPG Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon

Mario Rabbids RPG Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon

Ubisoft’s rumored Mario and Raving Rabbids crossover RPG will launch on Nintendo Switch in just a few months, according to a new repo...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Hardware Designer and Developer Retires

Nintendo Hardware Designer and Developer Retires

After over 40 years of service to Nintendo, game and hardware designer Genyo Takeda has officially revealed his impending retirement...

By Sarah Fields on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Back in Stock at Toys R Us on Sunday

Nintendo Switch Back in Stock at Toys R Us on Sunday

Since its release a month ago, the Nintendo Switch has been hard to find at nearly every retailer in the world. Fortunately, for thos...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Can Stream PC Games With This App

Nintendo Switch Can Stream PC Games With This App

An upcoming application for the Nintendo eShop is being hailed as a ‘game changer’, as the third application will supposedly grant Sw...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Standalone Dock Gets Release Date

Nintendo Switch Standalone Dock Gets Release Date

During its Nintendo Direct presentation this week, Nintendo announced it will begin selling standalone Nintendo Switch docks starting...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Exclusive: Voice of Zelda Talks Inspiration, Future

Exclusive: Voice of Zelda Talks Inspiration, Future

It’s no secret that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the best games of 2017, securing the most perfect scores for an...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Splatoon 2 Release Date And Amiibo Set Revealed

Splatoon 2 Release Date And Amiibo Set Revealed

The Nintendo Switch hardware has impressed a lot of people since the console’s launch, but many gamers are still worried that there w...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Nintendo Switch File Size Revealed

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Nintendo Switch File Size Revealed

As a launch title accompanying a brand new console, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has done a standup job of convincing game...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Adds Next Mythical Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Moon Adds Next Mythical Pokemon

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon have completely revitalized the Pokemon franchise in a way that many gamers didn’t think was possible af...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
Zelda Actor Talks About Link and Zelda's Relationship

Zelda Actor Talks About Link and Zelda's Relationship

The more time gamers continue to log into The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, the more apparent it is that Nintendo has tried it...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Robbery Suspect Could Face Life in Prison

Pokemon GO Robbery Suspect Could Face Life in Prison

A man from Tuskegee, Alabama is convicted of robbing a Pokemon GO player at gunpoint. This becomes just the second high profile convi...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Mario and Rabbids Crossover Confirmed by Artwork

Mario and Rabbids Crossover Confirmed by Artwork

With E3 2017 just around the corner, video game developers and publishers are getting fans ready for the upcoming extravaganza by pre...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon May Have Game-Breaking Bug

Pokemon Sun & Moon May Have Game-Breaking Bug

Wannabe Pokemon Masters begin reporting a potential game breaking bug in Pokemon Sun and Moon that can allegedly wipe out all of play...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch X-Ray Radiographs

Nintendo Switch X-Ray Radiographs

A Redditor has taken an X-ray radiograph of the Nintendo Switch, providing a unique look at the home/handheld console hybrid. The ima...

By Rory Young on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is Having D-Pad Problems

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller is Having D-Pad Problems

The Nintendo Switch‘s unique Joy-Con controllers are obviously one of the system’s biggest selling points, but players in search of a...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Update Shows Egg Locations Now

Pokemon GO Update Shows Egg Locations Now

Pokemon GO has been given some major updates in recent weeks, headlined by the addition of Gen 2 Pokemon last month. Now, the game ha...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
Zelda: BotW Player Flies to Map's Highest Point in a Minecart

Zelda: BotW Player Flies to Map's Highest Point in a Minecart

With The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild giving players the ability to fly across the action-adventure game’s sizable open world...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
GameStop: Breath of the Wild Has Increase Wii U Sales

GameStop: Breath of the Wild Has Increase Wii U Sales

There’s little doubt The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has boosted Nintendo Switch sales. It turns out The Legend of Zelda: Bre...

By Boston Blake on 31 May 2017
Not Every Nintendo Switch Game Supports TV Mode

Not Every Nintendo Switch Game Supports TV Mode

Not every Nintendo Switch game will support TV mode, according to the latest game to be announced for the upcoming console. Voez, a r...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Switch Battery Life Extended to 12 Hours With SwitchCharge

Switch Battery Life Extended to 12 Hours With SwitchCharge

The Nintendo Switch has been in the wild for a month now and thanks to Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Nintendo fans are getting...

By Denny Connolly on 31 May 2017
The Legend of Zelda Clue Board Game Coming in June

The Legend of Zelda Clue Board Game Coming in June

For those that enjoy mixing their gaming mediums, The Legend of Zelda is getting another board game treatment. This time it will be w...

By Curt Hutson on 31 May 2017
Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons Connect To PC With A Problem

Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons Connect To PC With A Problem

Since the Nintendo Switch was released at the end of last week, users have been testing out the console and its peripherals. This is...

By Rob Gordon on 31 May 2017
No More Heroes' Travis Touchdown Coming to Switch

No More Heroes' Travis Touchdown Coming to Switch

Suda51 appears during the Nintendo Switch presentation to announce that a new game starring No More Heroes‘ Travis Touchdown is in de...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Pokemon GO Player on Trial for Gaming in Church

Pokemon GO Player on Trial for Gaming in Church

Russian blogger Ruslan Sokolovsky is facing up to three and a half years of jail time on charges of “incitement to hatred and attacks...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Could Resident Evil 7 Come to Nintendo Switch?

Could Resident Evil 7 Come to Nintendo Switch?

Ever since the console’s announcement, Nintendo has insisted that the Nintendo Switch will have strong third-party support. While a s...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
How Pokemon GO is Combating Pokemon Snipers

How Pokemon GO is Combating Pokemon Snipers

As players continue to boot up Pokemon GO on their mobile phones in the wake of the ongoing Grass-type event, there are still major i...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
New Pokemon GO Event Features McDonald's Tie-In

New Pokemon GO Event Features McDonald's Tie-In

Ever since the successful Halloween event, Pokemon GO events have been appearing on a more frequent basis. Some of these events are r...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2017
Report: Shiny Magikarp Are Being Captured in Pokemon GO

Report: Shiny Magikarp Are Being Captured in Pokemon GO

It was confirmed today that Pokemon GO would be receiving a new event know as the Water Festival, where Water-type monsters would app...

By Riley Little on 31 May 2017
Twitch Plays Pokemon Tackles Pokemon Yellow

Twitch Plays Pokemon Tackles Pokemon Yellow

Twitch Plays Pokemon is celebrating its third anniversary of the pocket monsters play through by playing a heavily modified version o...

By Brad Jones on 31 May 2017
MLB Team Plays Mario Kart 8 During Rain Delay

MLB Team Plays Mario Kart 8 During Rain Delay

The Atlanta Braves faced more than the Pittsburgh Pirates this Tuesday, as the noontime game brought with it a serious downpour of ra...

By John Jacques on 31 May 2017
Fire Emblem Game Announced by Nintendo as April Fool's

Fire Emblem Game Announced by Nintendo as April Fool's

It’s the first of April and that means the time has come for the one holiday that has all gamers on edge – April Fool’s Day. For this...

By Alexander Pan on 31 May 2017
Mario Kart Is the Best-Selling Racing Game Series in US

Mario Kart Is the Best-Selling Racing Game Series in US

Following the revelation from several weeks ago that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe set a franchise sale record to become the fastest-selling ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2017
3D Printed Nintendo Switch Dock is Better Than the Original

3D Printed Nintendo Switch Dock is Better Than the Original

The Nintendo Switch might be one of the hottest console releases in recent memory, but its launch has not gone completely smoothly. T...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 May 2017
The Final Splatoon DLC Weapon Is Available Today

The Final Splatoon DLC Weapon Is Available Today

Nintendo announces that a new weapon called the Custom Hydra Splatling is arriving for Splatoon later today and is also the last gun...

By Derek Nichols on 30 May 2017
Three New Pokemon Join Pokken Tournament Roster

Three New Pokemon Join Pokken Tournament Roster

With anticipation building for the reveal of a new playable character in Pokken Tournament, Japanese gaming mag CoroCoro reveals thre...

By Riley Little on 29 May 2017
Wii U Sales Have Passed 12 Million Units Worldwide

Wii U Sales Have Passed 12 Million Units Worldwide

Nintendo reveals its Q3 financials, announcing the sales numbers for the Wii U, 3DS, amiibo figures, as well as games such as Super M...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 May 2017
Pokemon GO Players Help Catch Armed Robbery Suspects

Pokemon GO Players Help Catch Armed Robbery Suspects

Pokemon GO players in Kansas City have helped the police to catch armed robbery suspects while out playing the game. This isn’t the f...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Videos Show Off New Features

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Videos Show Off New Features

Five fresh Mario Kart 8 Deluxe videos appeared online this past week, each of which features gameplay from the racer’s newest Battle...

By Rory Young on 26 May 2017
Pokemon GO Begins Adding New Pokestops for Players

Pokemon GO Begins Adding New Pokestops for Players

Players have begun reporting new Pokestops appearing in Pokemon GO, with some even popping up in rural areas where Pokestops are few...

By Curt Hutson on 21 May 2017
Nintendo Switch: Best-Selling Console in April 2017

Nintendo Switch: Best-Selling Console in April 2017

Nintendo has seen a resurgence of sorts over the past few months thanks in large part to its latest console, the Nintendo Switch. Whi...

By Derek Nichols on 21 May 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Annoying Feature for Lapsed Players

Pokemon GO Adds Annoying Feature for Lapsed Players

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has introduced a new feature to get people playing the game again. However, some fear that the update co...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Update Changes Controversial Hand Gestures

Mario Kart 8 Update Changes Controversial Hand Gestures

Nintendo has issued an update to remove a controversial hand gesture from Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. The Nintendo Switch version of the gam...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 May 2017
New Splatoon 2 Trailer Reveals Single Player Story

New Splatoon 2 Trailer Reveals Single Player Story

It’s been a solid week so far for Nintendo, as the company just came off announcing another incredibly successful month thanks to the...

By Derek Nichols on 20 May 2017
Ubisoft Wants to Be 'Leading' Nintendo Switch Publisher

Ubisoft Wants to Be 'Leading' Nintendo Switch Publisher

Ubisoft is hoping to be the “leading” third-party publisher on the Nintendo Switch for years to come. The company has already support...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 May 2017
Russian Gets 3.5 Years for Playing Pokemon GO in Church

Russian Gets 3.5 Years for Playing Pokemon GO in Church

A Russian blogger arrested for playing Pokemon GO in a church has now been sentenced to three and a half years in prison. He is just...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 May 2017
Insane Amiibo Sales Numbers

Insane Amiibo Sales Numbers

Nintendo releases its latest financial report to shareholders, revealing the massive world-wide popularity of Amiibo, as well as Spla...

By Sarah Fields on 17 May 2017
Red Dead Redemption 2: Chances of Switch Port 'Poor'

Red Dead Redemption 2: Chances of Switch Port 'Poor'

Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter says that the chances of Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2 coming to the Nintendo Swit...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 May 2017
Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2, Mass Effect Not On Switch

Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2, Mass Effect Not On Switch

Respected leaker and rumormonger Laura Dale is reporting that both Red Dead Redemption 2 and Mass Effect: Andromeda will not be made...

By Rory Young on 08 May 2017
Nintendo Shipped the Switch By Plane to Meet Demand

Nintendo Shipped the Switch By Plane to Meet Demand

The Nintendo Switch has been on the market for almost two months now, but is still selling out in hours, not days, with many fans of...

By Jason Gallagher on 07 May 2017
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

Re-releasing an almost three year-old game on the Nintendo Switch likely struck some as an obvious attempt to flesh out the system’s...

By Riley Little on 02 May 2017
Watch the Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary Here

Watch the Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary Here

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has quickly become an instant classic. The game was delayed multiple times and had many fans...

By Denny Connolly on 01 May 2017
Zelda: BotW Fan Uses Trick to Skip into Secret Area

Zelda: BotW Fan Uses Trick to Skip into Secret Area

With Nintendo’s decision to make The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild an open world adventure as opposed to the more linear outing...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 April 2017
Tekken 7 Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Tekken 7 Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Although Bandai Namco Entertainment‘s developers are currently hard at work getting Tekken 7 ready for the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbo...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 April 2017
Splatoon Update Will Change Almost Everything

Splatoon Update Will Change Almost Everything

The upcoming 2.2.0 update for Nintendo’s ever popular Splatoon game includes a massive list of changes to everything from weapons and...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 27 April 2017
Pokemon GO Spoofing is Still a Major Problem

Pokemon GO Spoofing is Still a Major Problem

Last summer, Pokemon GO inspired countless would-be trainers to head out into the world in search of new Pokemon. However, certain pl...

By Brad Jones on 26 April 2017
Minecraft for Nintendo Switch Gets a Release Date

Minecraft for Nintendo Switch Gets a Release Date

Announced prior to the launch of the Nintendo Switch, Minecraft quickly became one of the more anticipated games coming to the newly...

By Riley Little on 25 April 2017
Is Game Freak Hiring for Pokemon on Nintendo Switch?

Is Game Freak Hiring for Pokemon on Nintendo Switch?

Pokemon developer Game Freak creates two job listings looking to hire people to work on an unannounced console project. The listing s...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 April 2017
Nintendo Paying $20k for Finding Switch Vulnerabilities

Nintendo Paying $20k for Finding Switch Vulnerabilities

Nintendo is offering up to $20,000 to those who discover vulnerabilities in the Nintendo Switch. The company previously offered that...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 April 2017
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: March 9th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: March 9th

Mass Effect 3 may be many people’s entire world right now, but there is a lot going on outside of it — so take a break and check out some of the news you might have missed in the roundup. This week w...

By Curt Hutson on 23 April 2017
Mario Sports Superstars Review

Mario Sports Superstars Review

Nintendo’s iconic cast of Super Mario characters haven’t been strangers to sports spin-offs throughout the years. Whether lacing up c...

By Riley Little on 23 April 2017
Blizzard Explains How Overwatch Could Come to Switch

Blizzard Explains How Overwatch Could Come to Switch

Nintendo Switch owners now have more information about what it would take to bring Overwatch to the the console thanks to the game’s...

By John Jacques on 19 April 2017
Pokemon GO Easter Event Could Add New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Easter Event Could Add New Shiny Pokemon

Last month, an update to Pokemon GO introduced shiny Pokemon, starting with a shiny version of Magikarp. Now, it’s being reported tha...

By Brad Jones on 16 April 2017
Breath of the Wild Player Beats Guardian With a Horse

Breath of the Wild Player Beats Guardian With a Horse

With The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild having been out for almost a month, more and more players are starting to finish up the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 14 April 2017
See How Emulator Improves Zelda: Breath of the Wild

See How Emulator Improves Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Cemu, the crowdfunded Wii U emulation software, is working on a new update that makes significant improvements to The Legend of Zelda...

By Rory Young on 13 April 2017
Splatoon: Transformers Themed Splatfest

Splatoon: Transformers Themed Splatfest

Think about the savage rivalries in entertainment history. The Rebel Alliance versus the Galactic Empire. Batman versus the Joker....

By Christopher Gates on 11 April 2017
Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

Pikmin 3 & NHL 14

With Comic-Con 2013 coming to San Diego next week, it’s time to play catch-up on a few key news items from the last few weeks befor...

By Rob Keyes on 10 April 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets an Honest Trailer

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets an Honest Trailer

While The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is generally considered to be a masterpiece by fans and critics alike–the open world ac...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 April 2017
Kid Makes Impressive Cardboard Nintendo Switch

Kid Makes Impressive Cardboard Nintendo Switch

There’s no denying the immediate popularity of the Nintendo Switch. The console itself has been a struggle to locate following its re...

By Riley Little on 09 April 2017
Over 7,000 Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Banned

Over 7,000 Pokemon Sun and Moon Players Banned

A couple months back, thousands of players were banned from accessing the online features in Pokemon Sun and Moon after altering thei...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 April 2017
Switch Sells Faster at Launch Than PS4 in Japan

Switch Sells Faster at Launch Than PS4 in Japan

According to fresh data compiled by the market research firm known as Media Create, the Nintendo Switch is selling at a much faster r...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 April 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Magikarp Is Still Available

Pokemon GO: Shiny Magikarp Is Still Available

After nearly a year of franchise fans begging for the inclusion of the iconic rare shiny spawns, Niantic finally delivered with rare...

By Denny Connolly on 08 April 2017
Fan Creates Switch Docking Station Using A Nintendo 64

Fan Creates Switch Docking Station Using A Nintendo 64

The Nintendo Switch has been available for less than a month, but the reception to Nintendo’s latest platform has been warm so far –...

By Riley Little on 08 April 2017
Pokemon GO Water Festival Event Begins Today

Pokemon GO Water Festival Event Begins Today

A brand new Pokemon GO event begins today as players can take part in the “Water Festival” fun. Following another recent update that...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 April 2017
Pokemon GO Players Say Latest Update Broke the Game

Pokemon GO Players Say Latest Update Broke the Game

Pokemon GO players are saying that the latest update broke the game. A patch released earlier this week altered the evolution item ra...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 April 2017
Niantic Dev Explains Pokemon GO Trading Wait

Niantic Dev Explains Pokemon GO Trading Wait

Pokemon GO has continued to dominate the mobile app market in spite of the game’s many well-documented flaws. Players have been clamo...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 April 2017
Zelda Players are Using Cool Tricks to Skip Puzzles

Zelda Players are Using Cool Tricks to Skip Puzzles

As gamers progress through The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, they gain access to helpful abilities that aid them in their trav...

By Boston Blake on 06 April 2017
Legend of Zelda History: Watch Every Master Sword Cutscene

Legend of Zelda History: Watch Every Master Sword Cutscene

The Legend of Zelda series has come a long way since its inception in 1986. What began as an ambitious, top-down adventure game that...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 April 2017
Overwatch Director Praises Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Overwatch Director Praises Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Since the launch of the Nintendo Switch, a number of video game industry professionals have been throwing praise at Nintendo, as show...

By Rob Gordon on 04 April 2017
Nintendo Fan Fulfills Dream, Joins Zelda Dev Team

Nintendo Fan Fulfills Dream, Joins Zelda Dev Team

In 2007, Nintendo fan Corey Bunnell dreamt of moving to Japan and working with the company. Fast forward 10 years, and Bunnell has fu...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 April 2017
Bringing Overwatch To The Switch Would Be 'Very Challenging'

Bringing Overwatch To The Switch Would Be 'Very Challenging'

It was only a few weeks ago that Overwatch fans were gifted with the reveal of a new character, and fans of the game may soon begin t...

By John Jacques on 04 April 2017
The Amazing 10 Worst Wii Games Ever

The Amazing 10 Worst Wii Games Ever

Okay, I know what you’re thinking. You’re seeing a chicken, a hamster with maracas, and a uniformed something all at once – this isn’t a creepy porn site. No, today I’m listing off what I think are...

By John Jacques on 02 April 2017
Zelda: Ocarina of Time World Record Speedrun Beaten

Zelda: Ocarina of Time World Record Speedrun Beaten

YouTuber and streamer Torje has officially set a new speedrun world record for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time on Nintendo 64. T...

By Boston Blake on 01 April 2017
Splatoon 2: How To Participate In The Global Testfire

Splatoon 2: How To Participate In The Global Testfire

Splatoon 2 is still a few months away from launch, assuming it meets its summer 2017 launch window, but it’s never to early for a tes...

By Denny Connolly on 01 April 2017
Super Mario Run Gives Daily Log-In Bonus for Two Weeks

Super Mario Run Gives Daily Log-In Bonus for Two Weeks

Just a couple of days ago, Nintendo’s mobile title Super Mario Run released early on Android devices, so it seems as if the Big N is...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 April 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Loot Timers Gamed

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Loot Timers Gamed

The restrictive 24-hour timer associated with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s amiibo loot is being gamed by enterprising pl...

By Rory Young on 01 April 2017
Breath of the Wild Trick Gives Infinite Horse Stamina

Breath of the Wild Trick Gives Infinite Horse Stamina

One Zelda fan has uncovered an unusual glitch in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild that offers infinite, non-depleting stamina...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Dark Link Armor Set Guide

Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Dark Link Armor Set Guide

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild continues to gain notable momentum thanks to strong reviews from both players and critics. Th...

By Boston Blake on 31 March 2017
Snipperclips: Cut It Out Together! Review

Snipperclips: Cut It Out Together! Review

The thrill of local multiplayer is an experience that’s not nearly as common as it was during the initial emergence of video games, w...

By Riley Little on 30 March 2017
GR Pick: Chevy Volt Hacked to Play Mario Kart 64

GR Pick: Chevy Volt Hacked to Play Mario Kart 64

Those who know how to successfully hack will attempt to do so on just about anything. This past year, one hacker with a love for retr...

By AJ Caulfield on 29 March 2017
Minecraft: Story Mode is More Expensive on Switch

Minecraft: Story Mode is More Expensive on Switch

Telltale Games’ narrative spin-off of the popular, blocky building game Minecraft, is set to release on the new Nintendo console some...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 March 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review

Following the game’s reveal, it was obvious that Nintendo was attempting one of its most ambitious projects with The Legend of Zelda:...

By Riley Little on 26 March 2017
The Best Nintendo Switch Storage Upgrade Options

The Best Nintendo Switch Storage Upgrade Options

The Nintendo Switch is launching this week and gamers around the world are excited to start gaming on the new console-handheld hybrid...

By Boston Blake on 25 March 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

Super Mario Odyssey is Nintendo's 2nd Most Popular Vid

With the launch of the Nintendo Switch, gamers worldwide are excitedly jumping into the console’s most exciting title, The Legend of...

By Boston Blake on 25 March 2017
Nintendo Switch: How To Play Games On Another Console

Nintendo Switch: How To Play Games On Another Console

Now that the Nintendo Switch has launched, Nintendo has revealed its game policies for the console. According to the Nintendo Switch...

By Boston Blake on 25 March 2017
Pokemon GO to Receive 3 More Major Updates in 2017

Pokemon GO to Receive 3 More Major Updates in 2017

John Hanke, CEO of Niantic Labs, announced today that Pokemon GO is slated to receive three additional major updates in 2017. Those a...

By Rory Young on 25 March 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get King's Rock

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get King's Rock

Pokemon GO has enjoyed a renewed surge in popularity thanks to the addition of over 80 new creatures to catch in the game. Besides a...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 March 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Sun Stone

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Sun Stone

Pokemon GO fans that are jumping back into the game after the introduction of over 80 second generation Pokemon may be surprised to s...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 March 2017
Zelda: BotW Speedrunner Loses Run to Game Freeze

Zelda: BotW Speedrunner Loses Run to Game Freeze

Without a doubt, there are lots of fans out there who are taking their time playing through The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild i...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 March 2017
Rumor: ARMS Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaked

Rumor: ARMS Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaked

According to a discovery by the NeoGAF user mocolostrocolos, if a listing on an international version of Amazon’s website is any indi...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 March 2017
Nintendo Is Fixing the Joy-Con Problem with Foam

Nintendo Is Fixing the Joy-Con Problem with Foam

When the Nintendo Switch launched earlier this month, many gamers ran into connectivity problems with the console’s left Joy-Con. The...

By John Jacques on 25 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Review

Nintendo Switch Review

After years of studying patent filings and dealing with rumors surrounding the design and features of the console, Nintendo has final...

By Riley Little on 24 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has a Satoru Iwata Tribute?

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Has a Satoru Iwata Tribute?

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild players think that they may have stumbled upon a tribute to late Nintendo president Satoru Iw...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 March 2017
Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Following its announcement that Super Mario Run will be making its way to Android devices in March, Nintendo has finally confirmed th...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2017
Breath of the Wild: Get Dogs To Reveal Hidden Treasure

Breath of the Wild: Get Dogs To Reveal Hidden Treasure

Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a game that is full of secrets, puzzles, and hidden treasures. The highly-reviewed game does a fantastic...

By Denny Connolly on 21 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Speedruns Game in an Hour

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Speedruns Game in an Hour

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has only been out for less than a week at this point, one fan has already managed to...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2017
GR Pick: Check Out This Zelda-Themed Home Automation

GR Pick: Check Out This Zelda-Themed Home Automation

Now that Nintendo fans the world over are able to experience the latest entry in The Legend of Zelda franchise with Breath of the Wil...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2017
GDC Survey Shows Very Few Devs Working on Switch games

GDC Survey Shows Very Few Devs Working on Switch games

A survey of GDC 2017 attendees shows that just 3% of developers are working on titles for the Nintendo Switch. Each year GDC attendee...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2017
Capcom Hints at Monster Hunter on Nintendo Switch

Capcom Hints at Monster Hunter on Nintendo Switch

Since the Nintendo Switch was first revealed, the console has offered up the unique selling point of acting as both a portable and ho...

By Rob Gordon on 21 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide Lists Interesting Stat

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide Lists Interesting Stat

The official guide for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild reveals an interesting statistic about the game’s progression. The gui...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch: Kids Can Bypass Parental Controls

Nintendo Switch: Kids Can Bypass Parental Controls

One of the unique selling points of the Nintendo Switch is the amount of flexibility the system provides, with even the console’s par...

By Rob Gordon on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Fastest Load Times on Internal Storage

Nintendo Switch Fastest Load Times on Internal Storage

When it comes to the Nintendo Switch’s load times for games, it turns out not every file save location is created equal. According to...

By Boston Blake on 21 March 2017
Survey: Switch Price Significantly Impacting Sales

Survey: Switch Price Significantly Impacting Sales

The price of the Nintendo Switch may be significantly impacting sales of the new console, according to a new survey. The poll, carrie...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2017
10 Most Wanted Characters in Smash Bros. for Switch

10 Most Wanted Characters in Smash Bros. for Switch

There’s little denying the raw appeal of seeing mascots from different franchises going toe-to-toe with one another, and it’s that ve...

By Riley Little on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Nintendo Teases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Documentary

Gamers will soon get a glimpse into the creation of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild thanks to a three-part documentary series...

By Boston Blake on 21 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Production Will Increase By Double

Nintendo Switch Production Will Increase By Double

Even with Nintendo’s plan to ship 2 million Nintendo Switch units in March, the console is still hard to find at retailers, seemingly...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2017
How Splatoon Has Only Gotten Better

How Splatoon Has Only Gotten Better

As one of Nintendo’s biggest games this year, Splatoon arrived with an ample amount of hype and hope from longstanding fans of the...

By Riley Little on 20 March 2017
Pokemon GO Trick Lets Players Bypass Speed Limit

Pokemon GO Trick Lets Players Bypass Speed Limit

When traveling as the passenger in a car, Pokemon GO players usually aren’t able to collect items from PokeStops due to the game’s sp...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Unlock Link's Green Tunic

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Unlock Link's Green Tunic

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has introduced a number of major changes with destructible weapons, an open world la...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 March 2017
Dave and Busters Player Earns Nintendo Switch Off $50

Dave and Busters Player Earns Nintendo Switch Off $50

An arcade game player claims to have earned a Nintendo Switch off of about $50 through ticket redemption at Dave & Busters. Dave...

By Rory Young on 20 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Cloud Save Feature May Be on the Way

Nintendo Switch Cloud Save Feature May Be on the Way

While the Nintendo Switch seems to be a relatively well-received piece of hardware, especially compared to the Wii U, it has also see...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2017
Apple Watch Emulator Lets You Play Pokemon Yellow

Apple Watch Emulator Lets You Play Pokemon Yellow

Pokemon Yellow remains one of the most innovative Pokemon titles, with a game that sees players essentially become Ash Ketchum while...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Owners Get Refunds Over Joy-Con Problem

Nintendo Switch Owners Get Refunds Over Joy-Con Problem

Amazon UK is reportedly offering partial refunds to Nintendo Switch owners affected by problems with the Joy-Con controllers. Some cu...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 March 2017
Pokemon Fan Maxes Out Pokewalker After 7 Years

Pokemon Fan Maxes Out Pokewalker After 7 Years

One Pokemon player truly has become the very best. At least at hitting the maximum amount of steps able to be recorded on the Pokewal...

By AJ Caulfield on 16 March 2017
Telltale Games Could Be Coming to the Switch

Telltale Games Could Be Coming to the Switch

In 2016, Telltale Games took its first steps into the superhero genre with its adaptation of Batman, and later this year the studio w...

By Brad Jones on 16 March 2017
CPSIA Listing Hinting at New Smash Bros. Fighter?

CPSIA Listing Hinting at New Smash Bros. Fighter?

A total of four new listings were posted by the CPSIA on March 6, and they pertain to brand new amiibo under the Super Smash Bros. li...

By Riley Little on 15 March 2017
Russian Pokemon GO User Faces Jail Time

Russian Pokemon GO User Faces Jail Time

A Pokemon GO player in Russia faces jail time for playing the game inside of a church. Ruslan Sokolovsky, a blogger from the country,...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 March 2017
Japanese Pokemon Players Get Ash's Hat For Pikachu

Japanese Pokemon Players Get Ash's Hat For Pikachu

A new promotion to coincide with the Japanese release of Pokemon: I Choose You has now been revealed. Viewers will be gifted a specia...

By Sarah Fields on 15 March 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Blazing Shadows Update

Fire Emblem Heroes Blazing Shadows Update

A new update has been released for hit Nintendo mobile game Fire Emblem Heroes. Called “Blazing Shadows,” the latest content drop for...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Feature May Be Causing Frame Rate Drops

Nintendo Switch Feature May Be Causing Frame Rate Drops

So far, the Nintendo Switch has got off to a fairly positive start in the world of video games, in part down to the stellar reception...

By Rob Gordon on 14 March 2017
Retailers Worried About Nintendo Switch Stock Shortages

Retailers Worried About Nintendo Switch Stock Shortages

Although gamers are likely already aware, the Nintendo Switch is hard to find. At first it seemed as though the stock shortages were...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get a House

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Get a House

There is a ton to do in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but providing a lot of content is the hallmark of any great game. It...

By Curt Hutson on 13 March 2017
Nintendo: Switch Doesn't Have 'Widespread Problems'

Nintendo: Switch Doesn't Have 'Widespread Problems'

The Nintendo Switch has now been out a week, and while it’s been well received overall, the console isn’t without issue. In fact, Nin...

By Boston Blake on 11 March 2017
Pokemon GO: Niantic Teases Multiplayer Gyms

Pokemon GO: Niantic Teases Multiplayer Gyms

Niantic may have just teased Pokemon GO multiplayer gyms. In an interview at GDC 2017, senior product manager Tatsuo Nomura admittedl...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Nintendo Loses Lawsuit Against MariCar Go-Kart Company

Nintendo Loses Lawsuit Against MariCar Go-Kart Company

Nintendo has always fiercely defended its intellectual properties, as shown by the company’s strict stance when it comes to fan games...

By Rob Gordon on 10 March 2017
Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch Teased Again

Super Smash Bros. on Nintendo Switch Teased Again

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch was teased by Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime in an interview today. In a su...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO Players Say GPS Drifting's Still a Problem

Pokemon GO players are voicing their frustration at the GPS drifting problem that they say plagues the game. Problems with GPS drifti...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 March 2017
Nintendo is Pursuing Streaming Deals for the Switch

Nintendo is Pursuing Streaming Deals for the Switch

Last week, the Nintendo Switch launched worldwide — but unlike its rivals the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One, the system doesn’t supp...

By Brad Jones on 09 March 2017
How To Use Joy-Cons To Play NES Classic

How To Use Joy-Cons To Play NES Classic

So far, the Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers have resulted in a whole lot of conversation. Since the new Nintendo console was rele...

By Rob Gordon on 08 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shown Running on PC

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Shown Running on PC

A group of Nintendo fans have managed to get The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild running on PC. Though the project is still very...

By F. O'Sullivan on 08 March 2017
Breath of the Wild Fans Translate Mysterious Language

Breath of the Wild Fans Translate Mysterious Language

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild just released a few days ago, but that hasn’t stopped players from searching for any secrets...

By Boston Blake on 08 March 2017
Breath of the Wild Player Encounters a Ridiculous Bug

Breath of the Wild Player Encounters a Ridiculous Bug

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild reviews have rated the game incredibly positively, the Nintendo RPG isn’t perfect. T...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide - How to Dye Clothes

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Guide - How to Dye Clothes

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a pretty big game and there’s a good chance gamers may get bored looking at Link running a...

By F. O'Sullivan on 08 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find the Cuccos

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find the Cuccos

In many Zelda games, players are tasked with rounding up lost cuccos, the franchise’s version of chickens, and returning them to thei...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Dead Pixels Aren't a 'Defect'

Nintendo Switch Dead Pixels Aren't a 'Defect'

Nintendo Switch owners are being told that issues with ‘dead pixels’ on the console’s tablet screen are not a flaw with the hardware....

By Jasmine Henry on 08 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Performing Well in Japan

Nintendo Switch Performing Well in Japan

The numbers are in for the Nintendo Switch’s early sale totals and it seems that the console is performing better than its predecesso...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 08 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Dock Not Available From Nintendo Store

Nintendo Switch Dock Not Available From Nintendo Store

The Nintendo Switch launched less than a week ago to massive fanfare, but not everything has continued to go quite so smoothly for Ni...

By John Jacques on 08 March 2017
Nintendo Takes Aim at Fire Emblem Heroes Cheaters

Nintendo Takes Aim at Fire Emblem Heroes Cheaters

Nintendo has taken aim at Fire Emblem Heroes cheaters with a series of new countermeasures that fight back against players who use ex...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Has Easter Egg

Nintendo Switch Pro Controller Has Easter Egg

The launch of the Nintendo Switch has got off to a flyer, with GameStop reporting that the console’s launch was one of the strongest...

By Rob Gordon on 07 March 2017
Target Buy 2 Get 1 Free Deal Won't Include Switch Games

Target Buy 2 Get 1 Free Deal Won't Include Switch Games

Gamers hoping to pick up any of the Nintendo Switch‘s twelve launch titles may have been excited to hear that big box retailer Target...

By John Jacques on 06 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Teardown Video Shows New Console's Guts

Nintendo Switch Teardown Video Shows New Console's Guts

Noted for its versatility, ease of on-the-go gameplay, and sleek design, the Switch looks modern from the outside. But a handful of p...

By AJ Caulfield on 06 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Climb Faster

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How to Climb Faster

In The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Link has a number of new abilities at his disposal. One new ability that he uses quite a...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 March 2017
Wii U vs Switch: How Does New Zelda Compare

Wii U vs Switch: How Does New Zelda Compare

Much like Twilight Princess before it, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a multi-platform, Nintendo specific release, in thi...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 March 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How To Get Warm Clothes

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - How To Get Warm Clothes

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has launched to almost unanimous critical acclaim and Nintendo fans have been spending all we...

By Denny Connolly on 05 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Demos Don't Have a Play Limit

Nintendo Switch Demos Don't Have a Play Limit

According to Daniel Vuckovic, the owner and founder of the Australian Nintendo community known as Vooks, demos for the Nintendo Switc...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Launch Deliveries Delayed in the UK

Nintendo Switch Launch Deliveries Delayed in the UK

Some shoppers in the United Kingdom are very unhappy today, as Nintendo Switch launch deliveries have reportedly been delayed in the...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 March 2017
Nintendo Explains Cause of Switch Joy-Con Sync Problems

Nintendo Explains Cause of Switch Joy-Con Sync Problems

With the Nintendo Switch now officially available, many users were hoping that Nintendo would have fixed issues regarding Joy-Con con...

By Rob Gordon on 04 March 2017
GameStop: Switch is 'Strongest Console Launch in Years'

GameStop: Switch is 'Strongest Console Launch in Years'

There’s little doubt that the Nintendo Switch is one of the most highly sought-after consoles in recent memory. In fact, according to...

By Boston Blake on 04 March 2017
Zelda Breath of the Wild Guide: How To Get Epona

Zelda Breath of the Wild Guide: How To Get Epona

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is set to launch alongside the Nintendo Switch and for many Nintendo fans, this will be the f...

By Boston Blake on 04 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Storage Cannot Transfer Consoles

Nintendo Switch Storage Cannot Transfer Consoles

Storage options for the Nintendo Switch were a topic of conversation long before the launch of the console, but it’s likely that talk...

By Rob Gordon on 04 March 2017
Pokemon GO Hit Peak Worldwide Projections in Hours

Pokemon GO Hit Peak Worldwide Projections in Hours

The success of Pokemon GO is now part of video game folklore, with the title currently sitting at 650 million worldwide downloads. Ho...

By Rob Gordon on 03 March 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon Mewtwo Mega Stones Promotion Today

Pokemon Sun & Moon Mewtwo Mega Stones Promotion Today

Players can score two different Mewtwo Mega Stones via a special Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon promotion running today only. Nintendo and Game Freak announced that Pokemon Sun and Moon owners can jump...

By Rory Young on 03 March 2017
How the Nintendo Switch's Friend System Works

How the Nintendo Switch's Friend System Works

The Nintendo Switch console officially launches tomorrow and many people are confused as to just how to add friends and send requests...

By Rory Young on 03 March 2017
New Zelda Game Could Have Featured Aliens, Motorcycles

New Zelda Game Could Have Featured Aliens, Motorcycles

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is being hailed as one of the greatest games in the series, while handily scooping up multipl...

By Weston Albert on 03 March 2017
Xbox Head Says Microsoft Not Ready for Handheld Yet

Xbox Head Says Microsoft Not Ready for Handheld Yet

Nintendo has caught the world’s attention with the release of its latest console/handheld hybrid, the Switch, and it looks like the B...

By Alexander Pan on 03 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Controller Issues Persist Despite Patch

Nintendo Switch Controller Issues Persist Despite Patch

Following reports of desynchronization issues with the Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Con controllers, many would-be Switch owners were holdin...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 March 2017
Nintendo Switch: Battery Packs Charge Console Poorly

Nintendo Switch: Battery Packs Charge Console Poorly

The Nintendo Switch doesn’t charge well from mobile battery packs, according to field tests of the console. The Switch, which is curr...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 March 2017
Nintendo Switch Consoles Will Be Available at Walmart

Nintendo Switch Consoles Will Be Available at Walmart

As the window between now and official launch day grows narrower, the Nintendo Switch is gaining more and more attention in equal pro...

By AJ Caulfield on 01 March 2017
Nintendo Switch: See the 17 New Indie Titles Announced

Nintendo Switch: See the 17 New Indie Titles Announced

Nintendo hosted a Nintendo Direct today, just days before the release of its new console to show off 17 new indie titles coming to th...

By Weston Albert on 01 March 2017
How Long Switch's Battery Lasts While Playing Zelda

How Long Switch's Battery Lasts While Playing Zelda

One the biggest factors in determining how portable the Nintendo Switch really is will be the strength of the undocked console’s batt...

By Denny Connolly on 01 March 2017
A Guide to the Best Nintendo Switch Accessories

A Guide to the Best Nintendo Switch Accessories

Now that the Nintendo Switch has officially launched to gamers worldwide, fans who managed to receive a Switch console on day one are...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Pauses Game When Battery Dies

Nintendo Switch Pauses Game When Battery Dies

Since the upcoming Nintendo Switch can be undocked and used as a handheld console, there have been concerns over whether players woul...

By Alexander Pan on 28 February 2017
John Cena Reveals His Thoughts on the Nintendo Switch

John Cena Reveals His Thoughts on the Nintendo Switch

WWE superstar and Hollywood actor John Cena has been tapped by Nintendo to help promote the company’s upcoming Nintendo Switch consol...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 February 2017
Unreleased N64 Title Die Hard 64 Has Been Discovered

Unreleased N64 Title Die Hard 64 Has Been Discovered

The Die Hard movie franchise is beloved for many reasons: it’s extremely quotable, the action is good, and the first movie technicall...

By John Jacques on 28 February 2017
Pokemon GO Crosses 650 Million Downloads

Pokemon GO Crosses 650 Million Downloads

Pokemon GO has now been downloaded over 650 million times, according to new data shared by Niantic Labs CTO Phil Keslin. Speaking dur...

By Rory Young on 28 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Has Led to Increase in Wii U Trade-Ins

Nintendo Switch Has Led to Increase in Wii U Trade-Ins

With the Nintendo Switch releasing at the end of the week, it seems many gamers are preparing for the new console by selling their ol...

By Boston Blake on 28 February 2017
GR Pick: Mario Bros. Music Official Lyrics

GR Pick: Mario Bros. Music Official Lyrics

The Mario Bros. theme music is up there with the Tetris and Zelda themes as one of the most iconic and recognizable songs in the hist...

By Denny Connolly on 28 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Launch Lineup Adds Snipperclips

Nintendo Switch Launch Lineup Adds Snipperclips

Nintendo had originally revealed Snipperclips back in January, with the company promising that the creative co-op puzzle game would be a launch-window title. Things have evidently progresse...

By John Jacques on 25 February 2017
Zelda Producer Reveals His Top Three Zelda Games

Zelda Producer Reveals His Top Three Zelda Games

Known for his extensive work on The Legend of Zelda series dating back to Ocarina of Time, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild pr...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Sprint Launches a Trainer Rewards Program

Pokemon GO: Sprint Launches a Trainer Rewards Program

Back in December, U.S. cellular provider Sprint confirmed its partnership with developer Niantic for use with mobile sensation Pokemon GO, but the company is now upping the ante in terms of...

By Rob Gordon on 25 February 2017
Nintendo Fan Camps for 30 Days to Buy Switch Console

Nintendo Fan Camps for 30 Days to Buy Switch Console

While some Nintendo fans are waiting for the Switch console to arrive at their door via one of many online retailers, one fan is taking things old school. Much like gamers did in the old da...

By Anthony Taormina on 24 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Controllers Have Sync Problems

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Controllers Have Sync Problems

The Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers are suffering from major synchronization problems, according to several reports. Pre-release, unpatched versions of the console and its controllers a...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 February 2017
Nintendo Announces Nindies Showcase For Next Week

Nintendo Announces Nindies Showcase For Next Week

Nintendo has announced an event focusing on Switch games created by independent developers. The broadcast, dubbed the Nindies Showcase, is set to be streamed via the company’s official webs...

By Brad Jones on 24 February 2017
Nintendo is Suing Tokyo Go Kart Company

Nintendo is Suing Tokyo Go Kart Company

Nintendo has announced that it’s bringing a copyright infringement suit against a company that organizes tours of Tokyo’s Shibuya ward — geek central for the city’s video game fans — with a...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 24 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Stock Shortages Not a Problem in the UK

Nintendo Switch Stock Shortages Not a Problem in the UK

Those planning to buy a Nintendo Switch in the United Kingdom need not fear from stock shortages at launch, says Nintendo. In an interview with MCV UK, Nintendo UK general manager Nicolas W...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 February 2017
Nintendo Switch UI, Menus, Home Screen Detailed

Nintendo Switch UI, Menus, Home Screen Detailed

Thanks to a brand new video from Arekkz Gaming that has been published online today, fans can get a much better look and understanding of the UI, menus, and home screen for the Nintendo Switch before...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 February 2017
Nintendo Switch: No Virtual Console At Launch

Nintendo Switch: No Virtual Console At Launch

In an official statement from Nintendo, the company confirmed that the Nintendo Switch will launch on March 3 without any virtual console support. The official statement reads, “Virtual Con...

By Denny Connolly on 23 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Won't Have Game Sharing

Nintendo Switch Won't Have Game Sharing

Although Nintendo recently announced that any digital purchases made on the upcoming Nintendo Switch console are tied to the Nintendo account, rather than the specific piece of hardware, it...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 February 2017
Pokemon GO Adding Festive Hat Pikachu for Pokemon Day

Pokemon GO Adding Festive Hat Pikachu for Pokemon Day

Pokemon GO is going to let players celebrate Pokemon Day in style as a limited edition Pikachu wearing a festive hat will soon be added to the hugely popular mobile game. It’s quite safe t...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 February 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Leaks Online

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Leaks Online

The official release of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is only a matter of days away, but it seems that the Wii U version of the game has already been leaked online. It’s been more...

By Brad Jones on 22 February 2017
Nintendo Switch: GameStop Has Limited Supply' at Launch

Nintendo Switch: GameStop Has Limited Supply' at Launch

Gamestop announces plans to have a limited supply of Nintendo Switch consoles available in their stores on launch day for walk-in customers to potentially snag. Those still looking for a Ni...

By Curt Hutson on 22 February 2017
Nintendo of America Co-Founder Passes Away

Nintendo of America Co-Founder Passes Away

Nintendo of America co-founder Alan Stone has passed away, but he will always be remembered for pioneering the entrance of both Nintendo arcade games and home consoles. The gaming world jus...

By John Jacques on 22 February 2017
Switch's Dragon Quest Heroes is Bigger Than Internal HD

Switch's Dragon Quest Heroes is Bigger Than Internal HD

Dragon Quest Heroes will be too large for the Switch’s built-in memory, meaning gamers will have to buy extra storage to support it on Nintendo’s new console. The Nintendo Switch has not e...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2017
Pokemon GO Tops App Store Again

Pokemon GO Tops App Store Again

Due to the recent update adding Generation 2 Pokemon to the roster, Pokemon GO is once again the top ranked app on the Apple App Store in the United States. Pokemon GO has been a staggering...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2017
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Internal Hardware Photos Leaked

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Internal Hardware Photos Leaked

An assortment of images posted online might just be our very first look at the well-kept secrets that are the internal specs of the upcoming Nintendo Switch. New images have surfaced that might just g...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 February 2017
Nintendo Recruits John Cena To Promote The Switch

Nintendo Recruits John Cena To Promote The Switch

Nintendo calls upon World Wrestling Entertainment’s John Cena to help promote the launch of the Switch at an invite-only event scheduled for later this month. Despite the hype that Nintendo...

By Brad Jones on 21 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Up-Grade Item

Use this guide to learn where to find an Up-Grade evolutionary item in Pokemon GO, which is used to evolve the normal-type Pokemon Porygon into Porygon2. Anyone that has jumped back into th...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Current Pokemon With Evolutions In Upcoming Gens

Pokemon GO: Current Pokemon With Evolutions In Upcoming Gens

This list calls out Pokemon currently available in Pokemon GO that will receive an evolution when future generations of the monsters are added to the mobile game. With the release of 80 new...

By Denny Connolly on 21 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Account Registration is Open Now

Nintendo Switch Account Registration is Open Now

Nintendo refreshed its account system landing page this week, and that means gamers can now preemptively register for the new Nintendo Account ID for the Switch. The Nintendo Switch represe...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 February 2017
Can Link Get Drunk in Zelda: Breath of the Wild?

Can Link Get Drunk in Zelda: Breath of the Wild?

The Entertainment Software Rating Board stamps The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with an E10+ rating, but the ‘Use of Alcohol’...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 February 2017
Square Enix is Interested in Final Fantasy 14 on Switch

Square Enix is Interested in Final Fantasy 14 on Switch

Square Enix producer Naoki Yoshida discusses the possibility of the popular MMORPG Final Fantasy 14 coming to Nintendo’s upcoming Nintendo Switch console. Ever since the console’s reveal, N...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
Pokemon GO: Is Heracross Region-Exclusive?

Pokemon GO: Is Heracross Region-Exclusive?

Evidence compiled by Pokemon GO players seems to suggest that Heracross is the only region-exclusive Pokemon added in the game’s new Johto region update. If someone wants to fully complete...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Metal Coat

Pokemon GO Guide: How to Get Metal Coat

The latest update for Pokemon GO adds evolution stones to the game like the Metal Coat. Here is how to find the Metal Coat and which Pokemon can evolve with it. With the latest update for P...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of Wild Master Edition Unboxed by Nintendo

Zelda: Breath of Wild Master Edition Unboxed by Nintendo

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma reveals all of the contents of the Breath of the Wild Master Edition in a n...

By Denny Connolly on 19 February 2017
Leaked Nintendo Switch Consoles Were Stolen

Leaked Nintendo Switch Consoles Were Stolen

Nintendo reveals that the early shipment of a Nintendo Switch console this week, which resulted in a user interface leak, was actually the result of theft from a distributor. Although Ninte...

By Rob Gordon on 19 February 2017
Zelda Producer Talks Storytelling in Open World Game

Zelda Producer Talks Storytelling in Open World Game

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer reveals he has a trick for making the game’s story fun and compelling, while not di...

By Boston Blake on 18 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Pokemon GO Guide: What Gen 2 Pokemon Hatch from Eggs

Trying to find out which Generation 2 Pokemon hatch from eggs in the recent Pokemon GO update? Look no further than this guide for the answers needed. With over 80 Johto region Pokemon maki...

By Rob Gordon on 18 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Still 'In Development'

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Still 'In Development'

Nintendo officially announces that the DLC for its forthcoming open world adventure, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, is stil...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Functionality Revealed

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amiibo Functionality Revealed

The functionality for several of the amiibo figures for Nintendo’s forthcoming The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild surfaces onlin...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 February 2017
5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

The wait for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be a tough one, but fans can try out these five Zelda-like experiences to t...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 February 2017
NES Classic Was Third Best-Selling Console in January

NES Classic Was Third Best-Selling Console in January

According to NPD data, the NES Classic Mini console comes in as the third best-selling console in January, trailing behind the PS4 and Xbox One but beating the Wii U and 3DS. Nintendo’s new...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 February 2017
Nintendo More Interested in Bethesda Games After Switch

Nintendo More Interested in Bethesda Games After Switch

Todd Howard, executive producer and director at Bethesda, reveals that Nintendo was less interested in the company’s games prior to the Nintendo Switch system. The first look at the Nintend...

By Rob Gordon on 17 February 2017
Sony Patented Device That Looks Like Nintendo Switch

Sony Patented Device That Looks Like Nintendo Switch

A new patent has been filed by Sony showing a handheld console that looks curiously similar in design to the Nintendo Switch coming in just a few weeks. The Nintendo Switch is just weeks aw...

By Weston Albert on 17 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Unit Ships Early, Results in UI Video

Nintendo Switch Unit Ships Early, Results in UI Video

A Nintendo Switch console accidentally ships two weeks early to a gaming fan, who then records footage of the system’s user interface and uploads the video online. As many gamers are likely...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2017
Japanese Devs Answer Nintendo Switch Questions

Japanese Devs Answer Nintendo Switch Questions

In a poll of Japanese game developers, only half feel that gamers are excited about the Nintendo Switch, while one quarter think the new console will be sold too cheaply. Japanese gaming ma...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 16 February 2017
Pokemon GO Update Includes Discount on Storage Upgrades

Pokemon GO Update Includes Discount on Storage Upgrades

Pokemon GO discounts storage space upgrades making it easier to collect many Pokemon, but some players express frustration that the default spaces haven’t been increased. Earlier this year...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 February 2017
New Pokemon Mobile Game Stars Magikarp

New Pokemon Mobile Game Stars Magikarp

The Pokemon Company announces that a new mobile game starring lovable loser Magikarp will make its debut on Japanese smart phones and devices this spring. Magikarp has long been one of the...

By Brad Jones on 16 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Adds New Heroes and Missions

Fire Emblem Heroes Adds New Heroes and Missions

Fire Emblem Heroes adds new heroes and missions in its latest update, with Nintendo also extending the game’s launch celebration, continuing to give out free orbs. Nintendo’s latest mobile...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Adding Stylus Accessory?

Nintendo Switch Adding Stylus Accessory?

Shigeru Miyamoto mentions using a pen on the Switch’s tablet during an interview with TIME, leading to speculation that Nintendo might have a stylus accessory in development. While both the...

By Jason Gallagher on 14 February 2017
Pokemon GO Guide: Make Eevee Evolve to Umbreon & Espeon

Pokemon GO Guide: Make Eevee Evolve to Umbreon & Espeon

After figuring out the trick to get Flareon, Jolteon, or Vaporeon, it seems like Pokemon GO players have already learned how to evolv...

By Riley Little on 14 February 2017
Miyamoto Has Concerns about Virtual Reality Gaming

Miyamoto Has Concerns about Virtual Reality Gaming

Nintendo may not be fully ready to leap into the world of virtual reality just yet and Miyamoto discusses some of his main concerns with the trendy technology. Before the Nintendo Switch wa...

By Denny Connolly on 14 February 2017
Nintendo Teases GameCube Virtual Console on Switch

Nintendo Teases GameCube Virtual Console on Switch

Nintendo’s deputy general manager, Yoshiaki Koizumi, teases that the rumors about GameCube games coming to the Switch could turn out to be true after all. The excitement surrounding the Nin...

By Cody Gravelle on 14 February 2017
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Hardware Specs Leaked

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Hardware Specs Leaked

Hardware specifications of the Nintendo Switch appear online, confirming many of the rumors that have been floating around concerning the new console. Seems like Reddit has done it again, a...

By Fergus O'Sullivan on 14 February 2017
Street Fighter 2 on Switch Gets First-Person Mode

Street Fighter 2 on Switch Gets First-Person Mode

The game case for Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers on Nintendo Switch leaks online, confirming a new first-person “haDOken” mode for the game. Capcom threw fighting game fans a...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 February 2017
Season Pass Confirmed for Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Season Pass Confirmed for Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Nintendo reveals plans to offer a season pass for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which will grant access to two expansions that are set to be released in 2017. In recent months, w...

By Brad Jones on 13 February 2017
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Dungeon Details

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Dungeon Details

Game Informer goes hands-on with a full dungeon from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and notices some key changes when compared with previous Zelda games. With The Legend of Zelda:...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 February 2017
The Legend of Zelda Art Book Releases This Month

The Legend of Zelda Art Book Releases This Month

Dark Horse Books announces a new Legend of Zelda art book will release on February 21, complete with more than 400 pages of illustrations direct from Nintendo. We’re 19 days away from the r...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 February 2017
Rumor: NES Classic Edition is Being Discontinued

Rumor: NES Classic Edition is Being Discontinued

Nintendo is reportedly set to end production of the NES Classic Edition console, with shipments of the hugely popular console revamp set to end by May. When Nintendo revealed the NES Classi...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 February 2017
Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

Nintendo confirms that last year’s sleeper hit Stardew Valley is headed to the Switch this summer, and it’s set to be the first version of the game to introduce multiplayer.

By Brad Jones on 13 February 2017
Pokemon GO Adding 80+ New Pokemon & More

Pokemon GO Adding 80+ New Pokemon & More

Niantic announces a new Pokemon GO update that adds over 80 Gen 2 Pokemon including Cyndaquil, Totodile and Chikorita, along with new gameplay features and items. Although Pokemon GO was on...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 February 2017
Nintendo Switch May Have a 2D Legend of Zelda Game

Nintendo Switch May Have a 2D Legend of Zelda Game

The Legend of Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma talks about what’s next for the Zelda franchise after Breath of the Wild, teasing th...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 February 2017
Pokemon GO Valentine's Day Event Begins Today

Pokemon GO Valentine's Day Event Begins Today

Pokemon GO is getting a Valentine’s Day event that gives players more candy for catching, hatching and transferring Pokemon and makes pink Pokemon more likely to appear. Running and mainta...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 February 2017
Pokemon GO Needs a Permit for Milwaukee County Parks

Pokemon GO Needs a Permit for Milwaukee County Parks

The Milwaukee county parks board enacts a new ordinance that requires Pokemon GO developer Niantic obtain a permit to use locations for the popular mobile game. While Pokémon GO is busy ent...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 February 2017
More Switch Details Revealed In Hardware Overview Video

More Switch Details Revealed In Hardware Overview Video

New video from Nintendo shows off how the Nintendo Switch’s unique hardware features make the hybrid console easy and comfortable to enjoy wherever gamers play. With the Nintendo Switch rel...

By Boston Blake on 10 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Action, Environment Trailer

Zelda: Breath of the Wild's Action, Environment Trailer

Nintendo puts out a fresh trailer for its forthcoming role-playing game, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, featuring looks at the game’s environments, action, and more. Just a couple...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 February 2017
Pokemon Duel Guide: Best Runners

Pokemon Duel Guide: Best Runners

Every winning Pokemon Duel lineup needs a solid collection of runners on the team. These six Pokemon Figures are the best runners to collect and add to the roster. Pokemon Duel may seem lik...

By Denny Connolly on 09 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Won't Have Web Browser at Launch

Nintendo Switch Won't Have Web Browser at Launch

According to Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, the Nintendo Switch will not support a web browser at launch, but the feature could be added at a later date. When the Wii U launched, it...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 February 2017
Nintendo Talks Switch Console Backwards Compatibility

Nintendo Talks Switch Console Backwards Compatibility

Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima reveals Nintendo Switch isn’t backward compatible with past Nintendo games or other Nintendo console controllers. With the Nintendo Switch release now j...

By Boston Blake on 08 February 2017
Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review

Poochy & Yoshi's Woolly World Review

Nintendo’s port of Yoshi’s Woolly World for the Nintendo 3DS delivers a cutesy platformer made portable, successfully bringing the dinosaur’s adorable pet pooch into the fold. It’s nothing...

By Riley Little on 08 February 2017
Pokemon Duel Guide: Every Single Player Quest Reward

Pokemon Duel Guide: Every Single Player Quest Reward

Pokemon Duel is all about the PvP, but there are some awesome rewards hidden inside the game’s single player quests. Here is everything that can be earned from each level. Pokemon Duel may...

By Denny Connolly on 07 February 2017
How Breath of the Wild May Fit Into the Zelda Timeline

How Breath of the Wild May Fit Into the Zelda Timeline

The Legend of Zelda lore is an intricate web of alternate timelines, and the upcoming Breath of the Wild introduces new mysteries about where it fits into it all. It’s possible to play an installment...

By Weston Albert on 07 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders Being Cancelled

Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders Being Cancelled

Nintendo Switch pre-orders are being cancelled by GameStop and Target due to stock shortages, suggesting an unprecedented demand for the upcoming console. [UPDATE] – GameStop has issued a s...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 February 2017
Super Mario Run is Giving Out Free Coins

Super Mario Run is Giving Out Free Coins

Nintendo offers over 2,000 free coins to Super Mario Run players if they unlock the full game or download Nintendo’s newest mobile title Fire Emblem Heroes. Super Mario Run launched a coupl...

By Boston Blake on 06 February 2017
Nintendo Switch Super Bowl Commercial Was a Success

Nintendo Switch Super Bowl Commercial Was a Success

Ace Metrix, a company that analyzes video advertising, reveals that the Super Bowl 51 commercial for the Nintendo Switch was one of the most popular that aired. After the Wii U was a sales...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2017
Breath of the Wild: Link May Not Be Able to Ride Epona

Breath of the Wild: Link May Not Be Able to Ride Epona

According to a new report, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild may not allow Link to ride his iconic horse Epona, and she may not even be in the game at all. Years after its announcemen...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Goes Gold

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Goes Gold

Nintendo’s forthcoming entry in its long-running role-playing game franchise, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, wraps up development and goes gold. At this point, it’s no major secre...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2017
Pokemon Duel: How To Win Every Match

Pokemon Duel: How To Win Every Match

Pokemon Duel players can make sure they are always ready to win every battle by mastering these basic strategies before taking their squad onto the battle board. Pokemon Duel may seem more...

By Denny Connolly on 06 February 2017
Pokemon Duel Guide: How To Evolve

Pokemon Duel Guide: How To Evolve

Pokemon Duel gives players the option to take evolved Pokemon into a battle or to evolve them in the middle of the fight. Here is how to trigger the evolutions. Although it didn’t have quit...

By Denny Connolly on 05 February 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Has No Plans for a Switch Port

Final Fantasy 15 Has No Plans for a Switch Port

Video game publisher and developer Square Enix currently holds no plans when it comes to creating a port of its latest role-playing game, Final Fantasy 15, for the Nintendo Switch. At this...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2017
Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Complete Global Mission

Pokemon Sun & Moon Players Complete Global Mission

After twice failing to complete a global mission, Pokemon Sun and Moon players finally succeed in the game’s latest event centered around the Global Trading System. Despite high hopes for P...

By AJ Caulfield on 05 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Fire Emblem Heroes Will Add New Stories Twice A Month

Nintendo details how often Fire Emblem Heroes players can expect new content to be added to the recently released smartphone app. Apparently it will be quite often. Last week, Fire Emblem H...

By Brad Jones on 05 February 2017
Fire Emblem Heroes Fans 'Re-Roll' for Better Characters

Fire Emblem Heroes Fans 'Re-Roll' for Better Characters

Players of Nintendo’s newest mobile game, Fire Emblem Heroes, use ‘re-rolling’ to get better characters, by deleting and reinstalling the game over and over for better summons. Nintendo’s l...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 February 2017
Hideo Kojima Talks Nintendo Switch

Hideo Kojima Talks Nintendo Switch

Metal Gear Solid and Death Stranding creator Hideo Kojima shares his thoughts on Nintendo’s innovative new console/handheld hybrid device, the Nintendo Switch. While some are worried that...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 February 2017
Pokemon Sun/Moon: Why Do Players Fail Global Missions?

Pokemon Sun/Moon: Why Do Players Fail Global Missions?

Pokemon Sun and Moon players may be failing global missions due to a technical issue, as they are unable to register and log into their Pokemon Trainer Accounts. Since the game launched on...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 February 2017
Wii U Production Ends in Japan

Wii U Production Ends in Japan

Following a decline in sales and reports from Nintendo’s Japanese site that production would soon halt, Wii U production officially ends in Japan. The history of the Wii U has been a long a...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 February 2017
Hands-On: Zelda Is Immense and Mobile on Switch

Hands-On: Zelda Is Immense and Mobile on Switch

One Game Rant editor goes hands-on with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild for the Nintendo Switch, taking in the brief demo on both the television and the Switch console. I was on-han...

By Riley Little on 02 February 2017
Nintendo Wants to Make 2-3 Mobile Games Per Year

Nintendo Wants to Make 2-3 Mobile Games Per Year

As revealed by Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima, Nintendo plans on releasing two to three original mobile games for iOS and Android devices every year. There was once a time when Ninten...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 February 2017
Animal Crossing Mobile Game Delayed by Nintendo

Animal Crossing Mobile Game Delayed by Nintendo

Nintendo announces the delay of the Animal Crossing mobile game, pushing back the highly anticipated mobile release because of Super Mario Run and Fire Emblem Heroes. When Nintendo announce...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 February 2017
Man Killed By Security Guard While Playing Pokemon GO

Man Killed By Security Guard While Playing Pokemon GO

An unnamed security guard in Chesapeake, Virginia reportedly shoots and kills 60 year old Jiansheng Chen, who was playing Pokemon GO inside a parked van. At the height of its popularity, Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 January 2017
Hands-On: Nintendo Switch Is Some Intriguing Tech

Hands-On: Nintendo Switch Is Some Intriguing Tech

Cautious optimism takes center stage as one Game Rant editor goes hands-on with the brand new portable and home gaming console hybrid, the Nintendo Switch. There’s always something special...

By Riley Little on 31 January 2017
Arms Hands-On Preview

Arms Hands-On Preview

One Game Rant writer goes hands-on with Arms, an upcoming Nintendo Switch title which features a colorful roster of wacky fighters with spring-loaded arms. The Nintendo Treehouse event from...

By John Jacques on 30 January 2017