Nintendo

The Switch Will Not Replace The 3DS Because Each Console Offers Different Controls

One of the ongoing arguments against the Nintendo Switch is that its portable nature will overlap with the 3DS and in turn render that handheld redundant. The reality is in fact very different and the 3DS won’t be going anywhere for a good while to come.<p>Admittedly, Nintendo has already said …

Nintendo DS

Hands-on: Nintendo Switch is the console you’ve been waiting for

The Nintendo Switch is the culmination of years of tweaking, shaping and perfecting the art of console design. Without Nintendo, games as we know …

Wii U

Rumor: Animal Crossing Game Coming to the Nintendo Switch

Image from Adam Leonhardt at megadads.org<p><i>Animal Crossing</i> fans have long been wondering when the next main installment in the series will hit. The …

Mobile Gaming

Nintendo is going after Tokyo’s Mario-inspired go-kart tourist attraction

Why it matters to you<p>Nintendo's determination to protect its intellectual properties means Super Mario fans heading to Tokyo for some go-kart fun may …

Tokyo

E3 2017 Floor Plans Show Another Sizeable Nintendo Booth

E3 2017 is still quite a while away, but you can bet that won't stop the chatter around the event. With the expo actively selling public tickets for …

Gaming

Nintendo Switch Hits 100 Titles with More to Come

Nintendo Switch Hits 100 Titles and You Can Expect More to Be on Their Way<p>The incredible lineup of games coming to Nintendo’s new home and portable …

Indie Gaming

After Three Years Speedrunner Finally Beats All 714 NES Games

Piotr Delgado “The Mexican Runner” Kusielczuk has been trying to beat every NES game ever since 2014, and earlier today he finally succeeded.<p>His …

Gaming

Mass Effect, VR Star Trek and Zelda spearhead March's best new games

If January and February were the tutorial levels for 2017, March is kicking things off with the first boss fight. The Nintendo Switch is so close our …

Wii U

Nintendo Switch lineup hits 100 titles

With recent additions Troll and I, Battle Princess Madelyn and Celeste, the Nintendo Switch now has 100 titles in the works.Despite some fantastic …

Gaming

Two Tribes' RIVE coming to Switch this year; exclusive expansion in the works

Two Tribes just announced via Twitter that their game RIVE will be released on the Nintendo Switch sometime this year. Originally planned for Wii U, …

Wii U

Nintendo Switch has access to extra processing power on the go

Why it matters to you<p>Developers can potentially access more GPU power, but at the cost of battery life.<p>There may be more power accessible by …

The greatest Legend of Zelda dungeon is obviously Snowpeak Ruins

Try and tell me otherwise<p>We are less than a week away from the launch of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, a game that has been in development …

RPGs

The Switch's Neon Joy-Con Point Toward Nintendo's Colorful Past

With just under a week left until the release of the Nintendo Switch it’s time to talk about the system’s beautiful, neon-colored Joy-Con.<p>The name …

Wii U

Kirby Transforms Into Plushes, Pouches for 25th Anniversary

Anime News Network's merchandise coverage sponsored by Tokyo Otaku Mode.<p>Character goods maker San-ei Bōeki revealed new merchandise on Wednesday to …

Anime

New Moto Mod goes after the Nintendo Switch

It's the most aggressive of the 5 new Mods and 7 new concepts that Moto broke out for Moto Z phones.<p>Moto announced five new snap-on Mod accessories today for its Moto Z family of phones, making good on its promise to release at least 12 new Mods in 2017. The company is actively wooing developers to …

Motorola

Nintendo Tries to Switch Fortunes With New Gaming Console

Nintendo has endured rough years since the success of the Wii and hopes to revolutionize gaming with the Switch console.

Wii U

Mario Lopez melts hearts as he dances with daughter at father-daughter event

Mario Lopez just won dad of the year!<p>The entertainment news host took his daughter, Gia, 6, to a father-daughter dance at her school and he pulled …

AOL

Games Inbox: PlayStation’s best year ever, Breath Of The Wild consensus, and Mario Kart 8

<b>The morning Inbox awaits the reviews for the new Zelda, as one reader cancels his Switch pre-order over resource-gathering.</b><p><b>To join in with the</b> …

Xbox

Here's The Cheapest Nintendo Switch Bundles In Australia

Image: Nintendo<p>Chances are most people have pre-ordered their bundles already. But if you haven't - and don't mind waiting until April, or hopping …

PC Game Deals: Over 50% Off Tom Clancy's The Division, Rainbow Six Siege, & Sid Meier's Civilization Games

Amazon PC Game Deals: The Division, Rainbow Six Siege, Civilization V and Beyond Earth at Huge Discounts<p>We’re back with our final list of game deals …

Nintendo Wii

Final Fantasy 15's Retro-Themed Beat-Em-Up Will Be Free For Everyone Soon

A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV, a retro-inspired beat-em-up spinoff, will be free for everyone to download on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One starting on March 1, according to DualShockers.<p>The game was one of the many preorder-exclusive bonuses that Square Enix offered for Final Fantasy. People who …

Final Fantasy

Zelda: Breath of the Wild director on breaking series conventions, developing the world, more

Over the past couple of weeks, <b>Famitsu</b> and <b>4Gamer</b> both conducted interviews with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild director Hidemaro Fujibayashi. …

Shigeru Miyamoto

Retro Computers announces that FUSE will be at the beating heart of the ZX Vega+

Following on from the ZX Vega+’s “Roll of Honour” & updated website news from earlier in the week, earlier today Retro Computers Ltd. (RCL) released …

Top 9 Reasons to Revisit Hyrule in Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Top 9 Reasons to Revisit Hyrule in Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild<p>9 Reasons Why We Are Excited For Breath of the Wild<p>Here we are, finally, one …

RPGs

Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope Easter Egg Hints At Upcoming Game

The VR-only Serious Sam game, The Last Hope, is still in Early Access, having recently added co-op. But though it's not officially "out," that hasn't …

PlayStation

New designs for eShop cards showing up in Japan, another look at the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe box

Retailers in Japan are beginning to carry what seem to be new designs for eShop cards. They all have the red / white Nintendo logo as well as a …

Mario Kart

Spike Chunsoft Teases Fire Pro Wrestling Game With Strange Video

Spike Chunsoft is no stranger to weird games. They publish both the Danganronpa and Zero Escape series, two of the most intricate and bizarre series …

Gaming

Shadow of Mordor sequel leaked by Target

Sequel to the best Assassin's Creed game<p>Fans of Monolith's take on the classic <i>Lord of the Rings</i> saga will be happy to know that a sequel is in the …

PlayStation

Why I'm Worried That You Still Can't Pre-Order A Nintendo Switch

With less than a week to go, I still can’t pre-order a Nintendo Switch.<p>This is a problem that’s mitigated for me, at least to some degree, by the fact that I have a (temporary) review unit so that I’m able to pen reviews of the Switch and its premiere launch title, <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the</i> …

Wii U

First Review Score is in for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Breath of the Wild Sees its First Review<p>To say there’s a lot riding on the success of <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i> is something of an …

Wii U