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  • News Nintendo Hosts Huge Indie Sale In Europe With Up To 50% Off

    Save on Darkest Dungeon, INSIDE, Night in the Woods, Minit etc.

    After yesterday's Nindies Showcase celebrations, the love for all things indie is positively everywhere. Joining the fun is Nintendo itself, with an 'Indie Sale' taking place on the Nintendo eShop from now until 27th March. You can get discounts on games like Darkest Dungeon, INSIDE,...

  • Nintendo Download 21st March (Europe)

    Unravel Two! Fate/EXTELLA! Air Conflicts!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: Fate/EXTELLA LINK (Marvelous Europe,...

  • Nintendo Download 14th March (Europe)

    Caligula Effect: Overdose! Baba Is You! Golf Peaks!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: The Caligula Effect:...

  • Nintendo Download 7th March (Europe)

    Kirby! Assault Android Cactus+! Other Things!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! 3DS Retail - New Releases: Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn (Nintendo,...

  • Soapbox It's Time To Admit That F-Zero X Is The Best F-Zero

    You got boost power!

    There is a bit of a running joke here within the Nintendo Life team; it’s a well-known fact that I’m a huge fan of F-Zero X on the Nintendo 64, and despite my strong beliefs on the subject, almost everyone tries to convince me otherwise as to which is the best F-Zero. You’ll find references to this hidden across Nintendo...

  • Nintendo Download 28th February (Europe)

    Trials Rising! LEGO Movie 2! Rad Rodgers!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: Trials Rising (Ubisoft, €24.99 /...

  • News Zavvi Launch New 'Original Hero' Clothing Range Inspired by Super Mario

    Super Stylish

    UK retailer Zavvi has today launched a new fully licensed video game clothing range titled "Original Hero" which has been inspired by "fusing" the familiar Super Mario line art visuals with the "bold, exciting features of Tokyo streetwear" and developed with Nintendo. Unlike most video game merch, the style is somewhat muted using a...

  • Nintendo Download 21st February (Europe)

    Mutant Football League! Steins;Gate Elite! Aragami!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: Mutant Football League:...

  • Nintendo Download 31st January (Europe)

    Wargroove! Dragons Dawn of New Riders!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy (THQ Nordic,...

  • Nintendo Download 17th January (Europe)

    Travis Strikes Again! Onimusha! Dragon's Lair!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: Travis Strikes Again: No More...

  • Nintendo Download 10th January (Europe)

    New Super Mario Bros! Tales of Vesperia! Out Run!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: New Super Mario Bros. U...

  • Nintendo Download 3rd January (Europe)

    Overdriven Reloaded! Samsara! Xenon!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch eShop - New Releases: Overdriven Reloaded: Special Edition...

  • Guide New Nintendo Switch Games Releasing in 2019

    Gotta get 'em all

    What new Nintendo Switch games are releasing in 2019? We’ve got you covered with a full list of 2019 Switch and eShop release dates. We’ll be updating this guide all year long, refreshing and rotating in new titles so you always know which lovely new games are on the way. Switch Retail Games - Release Dates 2019:...

  • Feature Our 15 Most Anticipated Nintendo Switch Games of 2019

    Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019!

    Happy New Year folks, welcome to 2019. Pretty good so far, isn't it? You've probably noticed, but over the past couple of weeks we've done an awful lot of retrospective articles, looking back over the previous year and reminiscing with a cosy feeling of hindsight. Well, that all ends right now; it's time to look forward and...

  • Feature Reader's Choice Game Of The Year 2018 Results

    You voted, we counted

    Yesterday, we revealed which games took the staff votes in our Game Of The Year; today we reveal your results. We've had over 15,000 votes this year, which is by far our widest ever pool. Thank you for taking the time to vote! The votes were cast in each category with a 1st, 2nd and 3rd ranking system. Ranking a game 1st gives...

  • Feature Game Of The Year 2018 - Staff Awards

    And the winner is...

    It's the final day for you to cast your Game Of The Year votes, you have until midnight today (Sunday) to vote, this is your final warning - no complaining if you don't vote. In the meantime, let's look at which games our members of staff voted for across the very same categories. This year we decided to create categories for...

  • Feature A Recap Of Nintendo Life Reviews In 2018

    2018/10

    It's the end of the year, a time of reflection, so today we're going to look back over the last 12 months of reviews across Nintendo Life. Reviews are our "bread and butter" so to speak, but have become quite a challenge for us as a team. The sheer amount of games currently being released means it's almost impossible to review everything;...

  • Feature 17 Remasters We'd Love To See On Switch In 2019

    The same, but better!

    After looking at which Wii U games and 3DS games we would like to see make the transition to Switch, we drank even more moonshine and really started dreaming, looking back even further and imagining which games would be ripe for the HD remaster treatment from Nintendo's entire back catalogue. Before we begin, let's clarify...

  • Soapbox 8 Nintendo 3DS Games We'd Love To See On Switch

    Which games would you port?

    We recently looked at which final Wii U games we'd like to see make the transition to Nintendo Switch, the other natural candidate for ports is Nintendo 3DS, which is now deep into the twilight of its lifespan. So, before we put our 3DS consoles into long-term storage, I started thinking about which games from its vast...

  • News Nintendo Continues Festive Offers In Europe With Further Discounts

    Time to spend that Christmas money

    Hot on the heels of last week's 600 games discounted, Nintendo has updated the eShop today with a few more festive offers, including FIFA 19, Valkyria Chronicles 4 and many more across Switch, 3DS and Wii U. Switch eShop - Festive Offers: Game Title Price Saving Until Original Price

  • Nintendo Download 27th December (Europe)

    My Little Riding Champion! Cake Laboratory! Blazblue!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for Europe has arrived, and it's bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch Retail - New Releases: My Little Riding Champion...

  • Feature Digital vs Physical - What Is Your Preference for Nintendo Switch?

    The age old question

    Ever since the launch of Nintendo Switch back in March 2017 gamers have been faced with the difficult decision as to go digital or stay physical. Naturally there are pros and cons to each of these choices. Digital means the game can be always available on your system, without the need to carry around extra carts, however, often...

  • Nintendo Download Festive Offers - Over 250 Switch Games on Sale (Europe)

    The most wonderful time of year

    This week's European Nintendo Download is absolutely monstrous once again, with a frankly ridiculous number of games going on sale at very tempting prices. If you live in Europe - or have a European Switch account at least - and are looking for some great deals, this Festive Sale could well be for you. Here's the...

  • Gallery Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Full Character Roster (Final List Updated)

    Gotta Smash-em all!

    At E3 2018 Nintendo announced that the latest version of Smash Bros. would be called Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. They weren't kidding about the title either, every single character that has ever appeared in any previous Smash Bros. game will be available on the Nintendo Switch incarnation. Crikey. Along with updated moves and...