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TodayMon, 11th Dec 2023

  • UK Charts Mario Wonder Jumps Up The Rankings As EA Sports FC 24 Scores Another Win

    Let's-a rebound

    The latest UK boxed charts are in and we are faced with a pretty similar picture this week to what we saw last. EA Sports FC 24 once again manages to score the top spot (for the third week in a row, no less), while Super Mario Bros. Wonder continues to bounce back from a few weeks lower down the chart, now leaping into second place...

    • UK Charts
    • Nintendo
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Mario
    • UK

YesterdaySun, 10th Dec 2023

  • Guide Best Pokémon-Likes On Nintendo Switch - Games To Play After You've Finished Pokémon

    The Mimikyus of video games

    Updated with Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince. Enjoy! When they said "Pokémon! Gotta catch 'em all", we all assumed that they meant catching all the pocket monsters. But actually, what they were talking about was catching all the Pokémon and Pokémon-like games out there — of which there are many. And now, at...

    • Features
    • Guides
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Best Switch Games
    • Pokemon
  • News Sega Plans To Revive Even "More" Legacy Franchises

    This is "just the start" of its initiative

    Arguably one of the biggest highlights of this year's Game Awards show was Sega's announcement it would be reimaging five classic IP including Jet Set Radio, Crazy Taxi, Golden Axe, Shinobi and Streets of Rage. In case you missed it, there is apparently even "more" to come according to the official...

    • SEGA
    • Industry
    • Polls
  • Feature Zelda, "Linguistic Chaos", And The Challenges Of Bringing 'Outer Wilds' To Switch

    "We love Outer Wilds and we’re thrilled it’s on the Nintendo Switch"

    It's finally here — Outer Wilds has finally landed on Nintendo Switch, two years after it was originally meant to crash onto the system. And we've been champing at the bit to try out this indie darling. Incredibly immersive and visually arresting, Outer Wilds was critically...

    • Features
    • Interviews
    • Nintendo Switch
  • News Dragon Ball Budokai Tenkaichi Fans Spot New Trademark For 'Sparking! Zero'

    Update: Officially revealed, but no Nintendo release

    Update [Sun 10th Dec, 2023 23:55 GMT]: Dragon Ball: Sparking! Zero was officially unveiled by Bandai Namco at this year's Game Awards show for PlayStation, Xbox and PC platforms. Unfortunately, there's no mention of a Nintendo release (at least yet). If we hear any developments we'll let you...

    • Dragon Ball
    • Bandai Namco
    • Upcoming Releases
  • News Fortnite's Dev Really Wants A Crossover With Nintendo But Hasn't Had Any Luck

    It hopes "at some point" to use Nintendo's characters

    Fortnite has had just about every crossover at this stage from Dragon Ball and Marvel to LEGO, but the one brand Epic believes could top them all is....drum roll... Nintendo! Speaking to Axios in Los Angeles this week, the head of Fortnite's ecosystem Saxs Persson admitted Epic had tried...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Fortnite
    • Epic Games
    • Nintendo
    • Super Mario
  • Poll Box Art Brawl - Duel: Harvest Moon 64

    Sh-hoe down

    Howdy folks, and welcome back to another edition of Box Art Brawl. Before we get cracking with this week's battle, let's take a look at how we got on last time, hm? Well, it was Batman: Vengeance's turn to kick up a storm, with the European and North American variants of the GBA game going head-to-head in a duel for the ages. It was...

    • Poll
    • Box Art Brawl
    • N64
    • Harvest Moon
  • News Switch Online's 'Missions & Rewards' Adds Pokémon Scarlet & Violet DLC Icons

    The Indigo Disk arrives next week

    The second DLC for Pokémon Scarlet & Violet: The Hidden Treasure of Area Zero arrives next week, and ahead of this, Nintendo has released some new Switch Online icons. These include characters, backgrounds, and frames. The characters will set you back 10 Platinum Points each and the other items can be redeemed...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Pokemon
    • Switch eShop
    • Switch Online
    • Nintendo

Saturday9th Dec 2023

  • Review 1080° Snowboarding - Effortlessly Cool Shredding That Demands Perfection

    Shreddin’ the gnar

    This review originally went live in 2016, and we're updating and republishing it to celebrate the game's arrival in Switch's N64 library via the Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack. Originally released for the Nintendo 64 in 1998, 1080° Snowboarding was Nintendo's attempt to bring the snowboarding experience to its home...

    • Nintendo Switch Online
    • Reviews
    • 1080 Snowboarding
    • N64
    • Retro
  • News Geoff Keighley Agrees Music Was Played "Too Fast" For TGA Winners This Year

    "It's something to address going forward"

    The Game Awards 2023 was a huge success for Geoff Keighley this year, but he has received some feedback about the show's treatment of winners, asking them to wrap up their speeches before some of them even got underway. Nintendo's very own Legend of Zelda producer Eiji Aonuma was seemingly on the receiving...

    • The Game Awards
    • Industry
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Zelda
  • Random Super Mario Bros. Wonder Mod Swaps Out Blue Toad For Rosalina

    Pauline will replace Yellow Toad "if things go according to plan"

    Although Nintendo doesn't appear to be adding any new content to Super Mario Bros. Wonder any time soon, certain mods out there have been adding all sorts of weird and wonderful things to the new Switch entry. One mod, in particular, as highlighted by Nintendo Everything is a new...

    • Random
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Super Mario
    • Mods
    • Rosalina
  • Talking Point What Are You Playing This Weekend? (December 9th)

    Out of this world

    The weekend has rolled around once again so it's time to put those gaming plans into effect. Before we dive into all that though, let's take a look at some of the highlights from this week in Nintendo. The big news this time around was, of course, The Game Awards, which saw a whole bunch of titles announced for Switch as well as...

    • Features
    • Talking Point
    • Nintendo Switch
    • What Are You Playing
  • Reminder Star Wars Heritage Pack Physical Edition Now Available (North America)

    Seven games in one collection

    Back in October, Aspyr and Lucasfilm Games announced the STAR WARS Heritage Pack (2023) would be getting a physical release in North America, and it's now officially available. It will set you back $59.99 USD and includes seven games in one. The catch is that there are technically only five games included on the Switch...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Star Wars
    • North America
    • Reminders
  • News Sega Is "Evaluating" A New Virtua Fighter

    Time Extension "It’s something we’re working on"

    At this year's Game Awards, Sega delivered the welcome news that it is resurrecting some of its classic franchises, including Crazy Taxi, Jet Set Radio, Golden Axe, Streets of Rage and Shinobi on modern-day systems – but some fans noticed that one series that was absent from this list:

    • Sega
    • Virtua Fighter
  • Feature "I'm A Big Fan Of Calamity Gammon" - Did You Know Gaming? On Puns, Nintendo, And Making A Card Game

    "It's a niche, but it's a dedicated niche, you know?"

    If you have even a passing interest in video games (and we assume that you do, since you have found yourselves here), then you probably will have heard of Did You Know Gaming? Since its launch in 2012, the trivia-focused website and YouTube channel has amassed a huge following, showcasing...

    • Features
    • Interviews
    • Nintendo
  • News Splatoon 3 Version 6.0.1 Is Now Live, Here Are The Full Patch Notes

    The Big Run reward bug is still present

    Earlier this week Nintendo rolled out Version 6.0.1 of Splatoon 3. Although it's failed to fix certain problems associated with the latest Big Run event, apparently there's a patch coming in the future that can hopefully address this problem. Apart from this, Nintendo has shared its usual list of patch notes,...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Splatoon
    • Nintendo
    • Updates


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