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    Review The Jackbox Party Pack 3

    A Party Everywhere You Go... With Wi-Fi

    The Nintendo Switch is chock full of potential multiplayer gaming memories already, however one game with many more possibilities is The Jackbox Party Pack 3. If you're unfamiliar with the series, The Jackbox Party Pack is an exciting collection of accessible games that up to 8 people can play. It's quite...

  • News The Legend of Zelda Custom Chess Set Now Available

    Take all my Rupees

    Popular board game manufacturer USAopoly has once again gone above and beyond showing its love for The Legend of Zelda series with a beautiful custom chess set. Taking its main inspiration from Ocarina of Time, the pieces all resemble the main characters - with Link as King for the heroes and Ganondorf as the Dark King for the...

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  • Random Nintendo Officially States Ganondorf's Last Name

    At last, you can now greet him formally

    When you create a fictional multiverse as rich and diverse as that of Zelda's then deciding what is and isn't canon can be a tricky process (as was evidenced when one of our former staffers got into a particularly heated debate with Nintendo PR about the Zelda timeline at an official press event many moons...

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    Review Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

    Hitting top gear

    Opting for enhanced and expanded deluxe / director's cut / remastered / Game of the Year editions of last-gen games is a well-worn tactic in the early days of a new console. Some of the most enjoyable games on PS4 and Xbox One are high quality re-releases, taking a top-notch title and sprucing it up for a new generation with all of...

  • News These Splatoon 2 Switch Accessories Certainly Are Quite Fresh

    Gotta love that front cover

    Japanese firm Keys Factory is releasing a range of Splatoon 2 accessories alongside the game later this year. These include Joy-Con covers in both soft-touch silicon and hard-feel plastic, neoprene pouches and - perhaps most exciting of all - flip-down screen covers very much like the ones seen on tablets like the iPad...

Friday21st Apr 2017

  • News NPD Results Highlight Record-Breaking Nintendo Switch Launch

    "March 2017 will go down in history books"

    Last week Nintendo got ahead of the NPD results to highlight the impressive success of the Nintendo Switch launch in the US - among the statistics shared was an attach-rate technically above 100% for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, allied with over 900,000 console sales making the system Nintendo...

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  • News New Kirby Titles Releasing In Honor Of 25th Anniversary

    You're going to need to bring some friends

    Today on the Nintendo Direct showcasing 3DS and Nintendo Switch titles, not one, not two, but three new Kirby titles were announced for the Nintendo 3DS. Retaining the stereotype that Nintendo likes to mark the end of its console support with a multitude of Kirby titles. The first of which is releasing...

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  • News Florida Officials Ban Inflatable Mario And Maybe Even Freedom of Speech

    Will the lawsuit turn out to be full of hot air?

    You'd have thought a innocent 9-foot inflatable Mario wouldn't offend anyone, but city officials in Orange Park, Florida have taken umbrage with the one that Scott Fisher, owner of Gone Broke Gaming erected outside his business to help increase the store's visibility and bring in more customers. The...

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  • News Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star Coming to Switch 25th July

    Saber and friends make the switch

    In a surprise announcement during today's Nintendo Direct, XSEED revealed the Warriors-style beat-em-up, Fate/Extella: The Umbral Star, which released on PlayStation 4 and PS Vita earlier this year will be heading to the Switch on 25th July in North America, and 21st July in Europe. For those unfamiliar,...

  • News ARMS Punches Its Way Onto Switch On 16th June

    Mix and match your arms

    In today's Nintendo Direct it was revealed that ARMS will be released in stores on 16th June. That's about when we expected it to be released, but it's great to get the final confirmation. One of the biggest features in the upcoming fighting game is the ability to equip two types of customizable ARMS per fighter. These ARMS...

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  • News Ever Oasis Journeys to 3DS Owners on 23rd June

    Embark on a fantastic voyage

    Nintendo today announced Ever Oasis, developed by Grezzo, best known for The Legend of Zelda: Triforce Heroes as well as some high-profile remakes is releasing on 23rd June. The game was first revealed at E3 2016, though Nintendo has been typically silent on the game since then. Few revelations about the new IP came...

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  • News Super Nintendo's 'Unholy Night' Pre-Orders Are Now Live

    Ex-SNK-developed fighter gets back up after Kickstarter KO

    After a disastrous Kickstarter campaign that managed to raise only half the needed funds to publish Unholy Knight on the Super Nintendo later this year, it seemed like NU-GAIA's ambitious Super Nintendo one-on-one fighter was heading for an early retirement. So it was surprising to find out...

  • News Fighter Kirby Announced for First 4 Figures Range

    Pre-orders go live 11th April

    Makers of high-end collectibles First 4 Figures has announced Fighter Kirby will be its latest product. Originally featured in Kirby Super Star, the SNES figure sees Fighter Kirby performing an emphatic kick in his trademark pose. As with the all First 4 Figure statues there will be a regular version and an exclusive...

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