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This straightforward overview video nails what sets the Nintendo Switch apart

One of the most confusing things about the Switch is how it has three different "modes." The Wii U was the same way with two specifications, one of …

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe producer on bringing the racer to Switch, new additions and improvements

Famitsu once again has quite a bit of Switch coverage in this week’s issue. Among the games covered is Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, including an interview …

Retrogaming

If The Nintendo Switch Is A Smash Hit, How Does That Change The Industry?

There’s a lot of speculation about possible scenarios for Nintendo based on what happens with the upcoming release of the Switch. On the pessimistic side, the worry is that Nintendo may have to pull itself out of the hardware market altogether if they put up Wii U-like numbers once again. Or the …

The Legend of Zelda Games, Ranked From Worst To Best

It is now time to rank all the <i>Zelda</i> games.<p><b>UPDATE (3/13/2018):</b> <i>Now that</i> Breath of the Wild <i>has been out for a year, I’ve updated this post (which</i> …

Miyamoto and Aonuma on Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Link's full name, more

<b>Update (2/9):</b> Embed version is up:<p><b>Original (2/8):</b> Game Informer put up its first online feature pertaining to its cover story on The Legend of Zelda: …

New Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Trailer Shows Off Beautiful Environments And Exciting Action

Ahead of the game's launch next month, a new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has come online. Posted on the game's Japanese website, the two-minute trailer shows off some of the highly anticipated RPG's gorgeous environments and a number of action sequences.<p>In one segment, you …

Nintendo's '1-2 Switch' has 28 ridiculous minigames

"1-2 Switch" features simulated cow milking, face shaving, and baby rocking. Really?<p>Weird Nintendo is the best Nintendo. We now know there are a total 28 minigames in Nintendo's upcoming party game <i>1-2 Switch</i>, according to the official Japanese website. One eagle-eyed Reddit user also spotted …

'Nioh' Review: This Is The Samurai Game We Needed

<i>Nioh</i> may not be the Samurai game we deserve, but it’s the Samurai game we needed. We just didn’t know how badly until now.<p>Team Ninja is back in fighting shape with its latest release, which blends the combat and gameplay of the <i>Ninja Gaiden</i> series with the modern sensibilities of <i>Dark Souls</i> and</i> …

Netflix is working on a Castlevania series

Will debut later this year<p>Netflix is working on a new original series based on Konami’s Castlevania franchise, the company announced today.<p>The news was buried within a press release sent out after an event for the network’s upcoming slate of new series, which was held in New York City. Although …

PSVR Update 2.40 Seems to Improve Cinema Mode

PSVR Update 2.40 Seems to Improve Cinema Mode, Beta Testers Give Feedback on 3D Support<p>February 5, 2017Written by Zarmena Khan<p>PlayStation 4 firmware …

Jurassic Park

This baby simulator might be the worst Nintendo Switch game

Never ones to turn down a good excuse for a mini-game collection, Nintendo is launching its new Switch portable/console hybrid with a titled called …

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