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TodayFri, 22nd Jan 2021

  • Japanese Charts Switch Games Make Up The Entire Top 20

    Update: Top 30 revealed

    Update: More chart data has now arrived for last week in Japan, showing that the Nintendo Switch managed to claim all of the top 20 spots in the software charts. In fact, Switch games make up 28 of the entire top 30, with just two PS4 titles spoiling Nintendo's party. An updated chart can be found below. Original Article...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Charts
    • Japan
  • News Here Are The Switch eShop's Best-Selling Games Of December 2020 (Japan)

    Among Us couldn't quite claim top spot

    Nintendo has released an updated list of its best-selling titles in Japan, this time covering December 2020. Below, you'll find a list of the 20 best-selling games on the Japanese eShop last month. Only paid downloads are included, and any games that were on sale during the period are appropriately labelled...

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Japan
  • News Pokémon Center Reveals Official N And Zorua Figure, Pre-Orders Have Gone Live

    Black and White fans, you've not been forgotten

    Pokémon's 25th-anniversary celebrations are in full swing and honestly, there's seemingly no end to how much is getting announced. Without even getting into New Pokémon Snap's information blowout, merchandise is popping up everywhere. New

    • Pokemon
    • Japan
    • Merchandise
  • News Nintendo's Dragalia Lost Is Teaming Up With Persona For A Special In-Game Event

    And it starts later this month

    A new crossover event set to take place in Dragalia Lost has been revealed, and this time The Phantom Thieves of Hearts have arrived. That's right, Nintendo and Cygames' mobile RPG will be teaming up with the Persona franchise for a new event called 'Caged Desire'. It all kicks off on 31st January and lets you use...

    • Mobile
    • Persona
  • Soapbox It’s Time For A Pokémon Trading Card Game Reboot On Switch

    But only if it's done right

    My old, beloved (and slightly grubby) copy of Pokémon TCG on Game Boy. Soapbox features enable our individual writers to voice their own opinions on hot topics, opinions that may not necessarily be the voice of the site. In this piece, Ryan explores the idea of a Pokémon TCG video game reboot and why now could be the...

    • Soapbox
    • Features
    • Pokemon
    • TCG
  • News Sarah Conner And The Terminator T-800 Are Fortnite's Newest Arrivals

    "Give me your Back Bling, your Outfit, and your Pickaxe"

    At this point, it's hard to think of a franchise which Fortnite hasn't crossed over with. God of War, Halo, Predator,

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Fortnite
  • News Warframe Gets An Update As Operation: Orphix Venom Arrives On Switch

    Deploy the Necramech!

    Warframe's Operation: Orphix Venom has been and gone for PC players. Going live on December 18th for a whole month, console players have had to wait patiently for this limited-time event. Announced yesterday by developer Digital Extremes, the new update means that Switch players can now join in the action until February 22nd...

    • Switch eShop
    • Update
  • News Dead By Daylight Is Getting A Colourblind Mode Following Provocative Comments By One Of Its Designers

    "It's getting really boring just blabbing about colourblind mode all the time"

    Dead By Daylight's been a hit amongst players these last few years. We had issues with the Switch port – awarding it 6/10 stars – but this multiplayer horror game still offers plenty of fun with friends. With over 25 million players signing up, Behaviour I

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Switch eShop
    • Behaviour Interactive
  • News New Pokémon Funko Pops Announced, Including Meowth, Psyduck And A Fresh Pikachu Variant

    Metallic Silver Bulbasaur also confirmed

    There's no end to Funko Pops' ever-expanding march. Pokémon joined the lineup back in 2019, bringing us a set of almost exclusively Gen 1 critters. That includes the three Kanto starters, Pikachu, Mewtwo, and the original Eev

    • Pokemon
    • Funko Pop
  • News Looks Like One Of Video Gaming's Greatest Crossovers Is Coming To Switch

    SNK and Capcom face-off once more

    Back in the '90s, the sheer notion of Capcom and SNK working together was as unlikely as Sega and Nintendo putting down their weapons and making friends (like that would ever happen, right?!). So, when these two fighting game greats announced a series of crossover games at the close of the decade, it caused quite a...

    • Switch eShop
    • Upcoming Releases
    • SNK
    • Capcom
  • News Don't Buy Devil Engine, Say Game's Artist And Musician

    The saga isn't over yet

    Devil Engine is a fine shooter, but it's sadly been overshadowed by legal shenanigans which have been rumbling on for quite some time now – shenanigans which have delayed the release of the game's update, Devil Engine Ignition. Protoculture Games (AKA Tristan Chapman) – the developer of Devil Engine – claimed in July...

    • Switch eShop
    • Legal
  • News The Pokémon Company To Crack Down On Sword, Shield And HOME Users Who Modify Save Data In "New Ban Wave"

    More measures will also be imposed, if necessary

    The Pokémon Company appears to be getting ready to lay down the law (again) with what's been described as a new ban wave. According to Serebii.net, naughty users of Pokémon Sword and Shield and Pokémon HOME are the targets - with some players on notice for using "altered data" while others are...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Pokemon
    • The Pokemon Company
    • Sword and Shield
    • Pokemon Home
  • News Physical Version Of Kingdoms of Amalur For Switch Includes The "Full Game" On Cartridge

    Launching this March

    Earlier this week, THQ announced it would be bringing Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning to the Nintendo Switch. While we know the hit RPG will include three DLCs - The Teeth of Naros, Legend of Dead Kel and Weapons and Armor bundles, the official game account on Twitter has now further clarified things. There'll be a physical...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Switch eShop
    • Upcoming Releases
  • Random Gabe Newell Says Shigeru Miyamoto's Games Made Him A Better Developer

    Of course they did

    One industry leader that's never released a video game on a Nintendo platform is the American developer and publisher Valve. Despite this, the company's founder, Gabe Newell, is still a big fan of Mario's creator. In a recent interview with outlet 1 News, Newell was asked if he still regularly played games himself and took a...

    • Random
    • Valve
    • Gabe Newell
    • Nintendo
    • Shigeru Miyamoto
  • News Get Another Look At Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury In These New Japanese Commercials

    Not long to go now

    The first big release of the year for the Nintendo Switch is Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury. The game is made up of two parts - the existing Wii U game, and a new add-on where Mario and Bowser Jr. team up to stop Bowser who has been tainted by a "mysterious black goop". To help build up some excitement before the game's...

    • Video
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Super Mario
    • Japan
  • News Ninjala Has Now Been Downloaded Six Million Times On The Switch eShop

    GungHo celebrates with free Jala

    Developer GungHo Online Entertainment has announced its free-to-play Switch eShop exclusive Ninjala has now accumulated a whopping six million downloads worldwide since it was released on the platform last June. As usual, it's thanking the community by awarding players with 100 Jala each (that's the in-game...

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Ninjala
  • News Capcom's Resident Evil Games For Switch And 3DS Are Currently On Sale (North America)

    Grab a bargain

    Capcom just held its Resident Evil showcase celebrating 25 years of the series, and while there was sadly nothing on display for Switch fans, over on the eShop you can still get your fix - as most of the RE back catalogue is on sale in the US. This covers both the Switch and 3DS - with games like Resident Evil 0 and Resident Evil 4...

    • Switch eShop. 3DS eShop
    • Resident Evil
    • Capcom
    • Sale
    • US

YesterdayThu, 21st Jan 2021

  • News Final Sword Returns To The Japanese Switch eShop As A Definitive Edition Release

    Previously featured "stolen" Zelda music

    Update #2 [Thu 21st Jan, 2021 06:30 GMT]: Final Sword, the game featuring background music from The Legend of Zelda series, has now returned to the Japanese eShop as a Definitive Edition release. The Zelda-themed music has reportedly been removed. There were also some asset issues as well, but it's unclear...

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Zelda
  • News Nintendo To Face Another Class Action Lawsuit For Switch "Joy-Con Drift"

    But hey, it's the first of 2021

    It's now been nearly four years since the Nintendo Switch was released and it seems "Joy-Con drift" issues persist. In the latest development, Lambert Avocat Inc. - a law firm located in Quebec, Canada, has filed a Joy-Con drift class action suit application on 15th January 2021. It's now waiting for a judge to...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Joy-Con
    • Nintendo
    • Legal
  • News Nintendo's New Year Switch Sale Ends Today - Mario, Splatoon And More Discounted (North America)

    Yoshi! Clubhouse Games! Arms! And more!

    Update: Time is running out in Nintendo's new year sale! If you're wanting to get your hands on any of the games below at their discounted prices, make sure to do so by 11:59 pm PT! Original Article (Fri 15th Jan, 2021 17:00 GMT): It's a brand new year, and therefore a brand new chance for Nintendo to tempt...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Sales
    • North America
  • News Nintendo, Creatures And Game Freak Register Trademarks For "Pokémon Wonder" and "Fusion Arts"

    Don't get too excited

    On 27th February, Pokémon will celebrate 25 years since the release of the original Game Boy titles in Japan. In the lead up to this big event, Nintendo, Creatures Inc., and Game Freak have registered new trademarks for "Pokémon Wonder" and "Fusion Arts" in Japan. Before you start speculating, Pokémon Wonder covers "Food,...

    • Pokemon
    • Game Freak
    • The Pokemon Company
    • Japan
  • News This Metroid Set Could Be Officially Reviewed By LEGO With Your Votes

    Update: LEGO Ridley added to the mix

    Update: We're happy to report that since our original article was posted yesterday (see below), the fan-made Metroid LEGO project has been catapulted from around 4,800 votes to a whopping 8,900 – just a thousand-or-so away from hitting the goal required to be considered by LEGO. Thanks to the new votes, a...

    • Metroid
    • LEGO
  • News Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Mod Enhances Link's House To Make It "A Worthwhile Purchase"

    Live a little

    Zelda fan and modder Waikuteru is back at it with another mod for the insanely popular Switch title Breath of the Wild. Following on from the restoration of the unused Shrine 'Dungeon136', they've now decided to "re-imagine" what owning a house is like in the game. If you've played Breath of t

    • Video
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Legend of Zelda
    • Mod
  • News Immortals Fenyx Rising Meets Blood Of Zeus In New Limited-Time DLC

    Zeus, meet Zeus

    Immortals Fenyx Rising is getting a new, limited-time event for all players, and this one makes a little bit more sense than that scary Adventure Time DLC from a month ago. As a promotional tie-in with Blood of Zeus, a Netflix animation that's all about the son of Zeus fighting mythical monsters, Immortals will have a new event...

    • DLC
  • Review Hitman 3 - Cloud Version - Not Perfect, But Perfectly Playable

    Portable Predator

    Well, it's finally time. IO Interactive's superlative World of Assassinations trilogy draws to a triumphant close with Hitman 3, one final blast of slick and sophisticated missions for the unstoppable Agent 47 to shoot, strangle and poison his way through as he continues to close the net on the elusive Partners of Providence...

    • Reviews
    • Switch eShop
  • Random This Minecraft Build Is A Playable Version Of Link's Awakening

    Link and Steve quoted as being "speechless"

    It seems so obvious: retro, pixel grid games work well with Minecraft's chunky blocks. That's exactly what builder team pickledscones has done with their incredible recreation of Koholint Island from Link's Awakening, complete with big egg and all, and it looks amazing. But this isn't just any Minecraft...

    • Minecraft
    • Zelda
    • Random
  • Poll Will You Be Buying The Cloud Version Of Hitman 3 On Nintendo Switch?

    Agent 47 has returned

    Another cloud game has today launched on the Nintendo Switch. This time around it's IO Interactive's Hitman 3. The Switch eShop application is a free download - allowing you to test out the connection before you actually buy the game. Cloud gaming obviously isn't at the point yet where it's the best way to play, but without...

    • Poll
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Cloud
  • Video Ever Wondered What It Was Like To Work At Nintendo In 1990? Here's A Look

    "It's a lot of fun"

    A rare look at Nintendo of America in 1990 was recently uploaded to YouTube by the channel 'btm0815ma'. This "raw" footage was filmed at its headquarters in Redmond, Washington as part of a news report. Apart from a look at the assembly of NES, there's an interview where one guy says it's a fun place to work and even a look at...

    • Video
    • Nintendo
    • Nintendo of America
    • US
    • NES
  • Random Dedicated Fan Creates Instruction Booklet For Fire Emblem: Three Houses

    One for each house

    We've said it before and we'll say it again: it's a damn shame that physical copies of games rarely come with instruction booklets these days. Unless you're buying from smaller-print releases from publishers like Limited Run Games or Super Rare Games, mass-produced releases infrequently offer more than a disc and box now...

    • Random
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Fire Emblem
  • News Famitsu Delivers Its Verdict On Disgaea 6: Defiance Of Destiny

    Meet the cast in a new western trailer, too

    Disgaea 6: Defiance of Destiny, the sixth entry in Nippon Ichi's turn-based tactical RPG series, is scheduled to arrive in the West in 'Summer 2021' (as a Switch exclusive in this territory, no less). However, lucky Japanese gamers will get their hands on it in just one week's time when it launches on...

    • Famitsu
    • Video
    • Japan
    • Disgaea
    • Upcoming Releases
  • Nintendo Download 21st January (North America)

    Cyber Shadow, Hitman 3 and Shing!

    The latest Nintendo Download update for North America 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 - Highlights: Cyber Shadow (Yacht Club Games, 26th Jan,...

    • Nintendo Download
    • Nintendo Switch
    • North America
  • News Atelier Ryza 2 DLC Will Include Recipes, Dungeons And - Yes - Swimsuits

    Gotta dress for the weather

    Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & the Secret Fairy is coming to Switch this year, and publisher Koei Tecmo has revealed DLC plans for the JRPG. The game – which comes to North America this month on January 26th and Europe on January 29th – launched in Japan in December, so the first helping of DLC is already...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Upcoming Releases
    • DLC
    • Japan
  • News The Monster Hunter Movie Gets A Second Bite At Success Via March Home Release

    DVD And Blu-Ray pre-orders are now live

    Considering we're in a global pandemic, it wasn't too surprising that Monster Hunter's live-action movie adaptation didn't do all that well. Sure, it topped the box office, but that's a low bar when so few people are keen on venturing into a cinema at the moment – it reclaimed just

    • Monster Hunter
    • Movies
  • News Story of Seasons DLC Will Let You Marry People From Old Story Of Seasons Games

    Hope you haven't picked out your future spouse yet

    If you were disappointed with the marriage options in Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town so far - even with the addition of same-gender marriage - then you'll be pleased to know that Marvelous has DLC plans for even more boys and girls to woo.

    • Story of Seasons
    • Harvest Moon
    • DLC
    • Upcoming Releases
  • News Several Huge Games Publishers Were Fined £7 Million For Geo-Blocking Sales

    Someone get Phoenix Wright on the case

    The EU is cracking down on sales practices that disadvantage customers, according to a report by BBC News. Six publishers have been fined €7.8 million (£6.9 million) for restricting cross-border sales, including Valve, Bandai Namco, Capcom, ZeniMax, Focus Home, and Koch Media. The practice, known as...

    • Europe
    • Legal
  • News FIFA 21 Was Europe's Best-Selling Boxed Game Of 2020, Nintendo Games Grab Second And Third

    And you can probably guess which ones

    The latest entry in EA's annual footy simulator series, FIFA 21, was the best-selling physical game across Europe in 2020. The news comes from a new report from GfK Entertainment (thanks, GamesIndustry.biz) which tracks physical sales data across a number of European countries including the likes of Belgium,...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Europe
  • Feature Limited Run Games On The Process of Bringing Scott Pilgrim To Physical Shelves

    "It has been requested on an almost daily basis"

    Fans of the Scott Pilgrim series far and wide have been begging the series creator, Bryan Lee O'Malley, Ubisoft, Oni Press, and physical game publishers like Limited Run Games to release a physical edition of Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game ever since it was delisted from online storefronts back...

    • Features
    • Interviews
    • Scott Pilgrim
    • Ubisoft
    • Upcoming Releases
  • Nintendo Download 21st January (Europe)

    Hitman 3 (Cloud)! Joe's Diner! Shing!

    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: Abyss: The Wraiths of Eden (£13.49 /...

    • Nintendo Download
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Europe
  • Video Check Out Some Hot Paladin Action In Our Skyforge Switch Gameplay Exclusive

    Paladin the house

    Skyforge, the free-to-play fantasy sci-fi MMO from Allods Team and My.Games, is launching on Switch eShop on 4th February. The game was originally developed in collaboration with Obsidian Entertainment and released on PS4 and Xbox One in 2017 (after starting life on PC in 2015). We've got our hands an exclusive Switch trailer...

    • Exclusive
    • Video
    • Switch eShop
  • News A Capcom Vs. Osamu Tezuka Characters Book Is Coming In April (In Japan)

    Epic crossover art exhibition to be captured in a new book

    All the best stuff's made in Japan. Marty McFly knew it, Nintendo fans know it, and a newly announced artbook only reinforces that fact. Entitled 'Capcom Vs. Osamu Tezuka Characters', this 112-page A4 tome is scheduled for publication in April and will capture the unique exhibits currently...

    • Capcom
    • Manga
    • Anime
  • News Team17 Fully Acquires Golf With Your Friends Brand For £12 Million

    New DLC and potential sequel in the works

    Golf With Your Friends was a hit with players last year. Though we didn't have the strongest opinions on it – giving it 6/10 stars – we thought it made for a decent mini-golf multiplayer game, though one which suffered from fiddly controls. Evidently, it's been a success for publishers Team17, who've now...

    • Switch eShop
    • Team17
  • News Critically-Acclaimed Tadpole Treble Launches Today On Switch With Exclusive Content

    Treble In Paradise

    You might not remember it but Tadpole Treble was a quiet hit when it launched in 2016. Coming to PC and Wii U - we gave it 9/10 stars at the time - calling it a "wonderfully charming experience" with "satisfying gameplay and a catchy soundtrack". We're quite pleased to see then that it's getting a second chance, as developers...

    • Switch eShop
    • Upcoming Releases
  • News Capcom's Doing Better Than Expected Right Now, Forecasts 16.7% Increase On Yearly Profits

    Monster Hunter Rise and Resident Evil 3 led the charge

    After that "customised ransomware attack" and a recent anti-trust fine, it's not been a great time for Capcom of late. Still, it seems that it's not all doom and gloom if the company's confidence in its current financial performance is anything to go by. After a recent meeting with...

    • Capcom
    • Resident Evil
  • Random Want To Buy A Statue Of Gravelord Nito For $700?

    Neato! It's Nito!

    Gravelord Nito looks like a hairball. He looks like a storage cupboard full of Halloween decorations. He looks like a rejected Muppet made by an over-enthusiastic Lovecraft fan. Anyway, if you want a really expensive statue of the Dark Souls boss whose designers were presumably inspired by the things that block your shower drain,...

    • Dark Souls
    • Merchandise
    • Random
  • News This Free Software Lets You Play Minecraft With Your Eyes

    Making the game accessible for those who can't use their hands

    The past few years have seen some incredible leaps and bounds in technology, and many of those improvements have been focused around accessibility. You may remember the story about inclusivity advocate, developer, artist, and gamer Becky, AKA EyeGazeGirl, who hooked up the Xbox adaptive...

    • Minecraft
    • Special Effect
    • UK
    • Microsoft
  • News Iconic Movie Monster The Predator Joins The Cast Of Fortnite

    Hunt or be hunted

    Fortnite's latest crossover features the cinematic monster Predator, it has been revealed. The alien hunter can be unlocked as part of the Chapter 2 Season 5 Battle Pass. By completing special Jungle Quests, players can unlock the Predator Outfit with built-in Bio-helmet Online Emote, as well as a unique Heat Vision Hunter Spray,...

    • Fortnite
    • Switch eShop
  • News Going Under's Free DLC Update Lets You "Work From Home"

    Highly topical update launches for Switch on February 25th

    Going Under was a fun debut by developers Aggro Crab Games. Published by Team17 back in September, it mixed rogue-lite dungeon crawling with corporate satire pretty well, offering a strong sense of humour. Considering the ongoing pandemic, we were amused to learn that Aggro Crab is now...

    • Switch eShop
    • Team17
  • News New Trailer For Action-Platformer Olija Gives Insight Into The Spooky Story

    Coming to Switch on January 28th

    Olija is coming up on its 28th January release, and this new story trailer gives us a better idea of just exactly what it's all about. The Devolver Digital-published game begins with a young lord named Faraday getting shipwrecked on a mysterious island, and having to explore the monster-infested lands around him to...

    • Upcoming Releases

Wednesday20th Jan 2021

  • News Indie Studio NOWWA Accuses Apex Legends Of "Ripping Off" One Of Its Characters

    EA and Respawn Entertainment under fire

    Respawn Entertainment and EA, developer and publisher behind the popular battle royale Apex Legends, have been accused of ripping off a character from upcoming indie shooter, BulletVille. Apex Legends, which could be launching on Switch as soon as next month, is set to introduce new character Fuse as part of...

    • Switch eShop
    • Apex Legends
  • Feature Best Wii U Games

    As ranked by you

    Despite our affection for the the console, there's no denying that Wii U had its share of issues. Chiefly, Nintendo failed to properly communicate the hardware's unique potential to the game-playing public — a mistake the company was careful avoid repeating with Switch. The name was a point of confusion, too, with some people...

    • Features
    • Top 50
    • Best Games
    • Wii U
    • Guides
  • News Undertale Creator Toby Fox Provides Progress Update On Deltarune's Second Chapter

    But there's still no release date

    Toby Fox - best-known as the creator of the cult-hit Undertale and the guy who composed music for Pokémon Sword and Shield - has shared a very brief Deltarune

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Upcoming Releases
    • Toby Fox
  • News Rare Blastoise Pokémon Card Sells For $360k, Whilst A First Edition TCG Box Fetches $408k

    Catching them all, but at what cost?

    We've witnessed some astonishing sales in recent months with Pokémon cards. Back in October, retired rapper Logic spent $226k on a first edition Charizard card and one student sold their Trading Card Game collection for $80k to pay for university. Not to be outdone, we've now seen a rare Blastoise card go for an...

    • Pokemon
    • TCG
  • News Innersloth Provides Update On Among Us Airship Map And Switch Bug Fixes

    Account system also discussed

    No matter how you spin it, 2020 was an incredible year for Innersloth and you'd have been hard-pressed to escape its hit game Among Us. Despite releasing back in 2018, it slowly became one of 2020's most successful games and, after a surprise drop following the last Indie Showcase in December, we can finally be sus on...

    • Switch eShop
    • Among Us
    • Update
  • News Early Build Of Zelda 64 Discovered Inside F-Zero X Development Cartridge

    A truly amazing find!

    If you're fascinated with pre-release builds of classic games like Zelda: Ocarina of Time, then it might be worth reading on... An early beta build of Link's iconic action-adventure title from the Nintendo 64 generation has been discovered. It's believed to possibly pre-date Space World '97 and was actually found on a...

    • Zelda
    • N64
    • Nintendo 64
    • F-Zero
    • Retro
  • Video Ahead Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild 2, We Discuss What Makes The Original So Special

    Praising a true great

    The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild's sequel may not have had any kind of update in around 18 months, and that fact has left us in a state of real hankering for some open-world Zelda deliciousness. With that thinking in mind, our video team – myself, Jon and Zion – went back and played the original and simply had to...

    • Video
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Zelda
  • News Immortals Fenyx Rising Looks Like It's Getting A Demo, And It Might Be Coming To The Switch eShop

    Try before you buy

    One game that you may have overlooked towards the end of last year was Ubisoft's open-world title Immortals Fenyx Rising. It's been compared to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild time and time again but falls somewhat short. Still, it's worth a look if you are craving a similar experience. If you're not entirely ready to...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Switch eShop
    • Ubisoft
  • News Bethesda Is Selling A Very Expensive Replica Of The Ring That Lets You Get Married In Elder Scrolls

    Something Oblivion, something new, something Morrowind, something blue

    Maybe Bethesda needs some quick cash while they plug away at the new Elder Scrolls game, or maybe they're just trying to capitalise on people getting engaged during the pandemic. Either way, they've just added a new item to their merch website: a 10K Ritual of Mara gold ring...

    • Skyrim
    • Elder Scrolls
    • Merchandise
  • News Spirit Orb Hunters Rejoice, This Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Exploit Allows You To Duplicate Them

    Also works on Korok Seeds and armour

    Despite launching back in 2017, players continue to find news tricks, exploits and otherwise fun ways to play The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. It's built up a major community and since the new year alone, we've seen one modder restore an unused shrine, as well as the truly fantastic

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Legend of Zelda
    • Video
  • News Atooi Knocks 80% Off Select Switch Games, But The Sale Ends Soon

    Huge savings to be had!

    Indie publisher Atooi is currently hosting a very welcome sale on the Nintendo Switch eShop, but you'll have to be quick if you want to get in on the deals. All three games listed below have been reduced by a whopping 80% – those prices are the current, discounted rates. The deals end tomorrow, 21st January, in North...

    • Switch eShop
    • Nintendo Switch
    • Sales
  • Video 27 Years Later, Early Donkey Kong Country Concept Sketches Are Revealed To The World

    Rambi, Kremlings, and other characters also shown

    Back in the '90s, Rare had quite a reputation for being secretive about its internal practices. Though it has opened up significantly since being acquired by Microsoft, it's one of the reasons why we get interesting stories still

    • Retro
    • Donkey Kong
    • SNES
  • News Tingle's Designer Takaya Imamura Has Parted Company With Nintendo

    Also known for his work on Star Fox and F-Zero

    Nintendo has created a lot of weird and wonderful characters over the years, but one of the standouts is Tingle. The recurring character, who first started out in The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask on the Nintendo 64, was designed by Takaya Imamura. Today, this same veteran Nintendo staffer - who was...

    • Nintendo
    • Tingle
    • Industry
    • Japan
  • News Casio Unveils New BABY-G Pokémon Pikachu Watch

    And it comes in Poké Ball packaging

    If you're in the market for a fancy new watch and just so happen to be a fan of Pokémon's star mascot, this new release from Casio might just do the trick. The electronics giant has unveiled the latest addition in its BABY-G line of shock-resistant watches, the BA-110PKC. It's the second collaboration between...

    • Pokemon
    • Merchandise
  • News The Fastest Fighters Compete In This Week's Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament

    Gotta go fast

    The year is getting along at a steady pace, but you know what's even faster? A number of characters in Smash Bros. Ultimate. This week the game is celebrating the fastest fighters around. The highlighted characters include Sonic the Hedgehog, Captain Falcon from F-Zero, Little Mac from the Punch-Out!! series, Fox McCloud from the Star...

    • Nintendo Switch
    • Super Smash Bros
  • News Mario Merch Now Available At Universal Studios Japan

    Another sneak peek of the park after COVID opening delays

    A few more images from Universal Studios Japan have emerged after the Super Nintendo World theme park had its soft opening yesterday despite COVID delays, reports themeparx.com. The images show the new merchandise now available for sale at the Universal Studios gift shop, themed around Mario...

    • Super Nintendo World
    • Mario
    • Merchandise
    • Japan
  • News All Walls Must Fall Brings "Tech-Noir" Tactical Time-Travel To Switch Today

    Murder on the dance floor

    We've witnessed a few tactical RPGs on Switch so far, but an isometric game set within German nightclubs is certainly a unique twist. First launched for PC two years ago, inbetweengames' All Walls Must Fall is now making its way to Switch today. Taking place in Berlin in 2089, we find a world where the Cold War never ended...

    • Switch eShop
    • Upcoming Releases
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