Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo Reveals Labo DIY Cardboard Accessories For the Switch

The first year of the Switch proved to be extremely successful for Nintendo, with at least two instant classics (<i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the</i> …

Gaming

Here's All The Most Anticipated Nintendo Switch-Exclusive Games Of 2018

Nintendo Switch got off to a hot start in 2017, not only breaking sales records but also amassing an impressive library of games. Whether you're looking for major exclusives from Nintendo, like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey, to smaller gems like Golf Story and …

Nintendo Switch

What is Nintendo teasing for the Switch?

Our thoughts on today’s upcoming reveal<p>We don’t have <i>much</i> of an idea of what Nintendo going to announce later today, but we do know that it’s “specifically crafted for kids and those who are kids at heart.”<p>What the heck does that mean?<p>There are some theories<p>Nintendo is uniquely focused on making …

Gaming

What Is Nintendo's Switch Special Announcement Today?

Nintendo has the gaming world taking today after posting a teaser for a big Switch announcement later in the day.<p>The iconic game company on Wednesday …

Tech Industry

Clearer Art Direction Helps Super Mario Galaxy Shine Brighter Than Super Mario Odyssey

Please don't take me down to the New Donk City, where the grass is green and the people look like they're PS2 models.

Super Mario

Soapbox: Is Super Mario Odyssey the Best Mario Game Ever?

If the general reaction is anything to go by, <b>Super Mario Odyssey</b> is one seriously lovely game, and we're not sure we know anyone we trust who would …

Nintendo

Hump Day Deals: Cheap LG Fridges, Jetstar Sale, eBay Tech Clearance

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? …

Shopping

Japan: Dissidia Final Fantasy Pushes PS4 Sales Over Nintendo Switch

Final Fantasy Will Always Drive Numbers<p>Media Create is back from its holiday hiatus to bring us the numbers for software and hardware sales in Japan. …

Nintendo Switch

I Farmed 9999 Coins So My Son Could Have the Stupid Skeleton Outfit From Super Mario Odyssey

This is what love is.<p>Love is patient. Love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonour others, it is not …

John F. Nash

Monster Hunter World Famitsu Review Gives it a Near-Perfect Score

An early <b>Monster Hunter World</b> review from the Japanese publication Famitsu has given the game a near-perfect score, rewarding it a 39/40.<p>Famitsu …

Monster Hunter

How One of Horizon Zero Dawn’s Most Powerful Scenes Connects Aloy's Childhood With Her Future

I’m blown away by <i>Horizon Zero Dawn’s</i> breathtaking landscapes, dinosaur-mecha battles, and its emotionally powerful story.<p>In my closing article for …

Horizon Zero Dawn

What Is Your Favourite Game Level?

<i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> did a fantastic job melding a nostalgic love for the older retro Mario titles and its more modern 3D games. Its levels are …

Mega Man

Year in Pixels: The most anticipated games of 2018

Shadow of the Colossus<p><i>Release: Feb 6</i><b><br>Platform: PS4</b><p>The PS2 original is widely regarded as one of the best games of all-time, so it's no surprise that</i> …

Red Dead Redemption

Horizon Zero Dawn leads 2018 DICE Awards finalists

A total of 68 games recognized<p>The nominees for this year’s DICE Awards are in, and the top honoree by far is Guerrilla Games’ <i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> — the sci-fi action/adventure game received nods in 10 categories.<p><i>Horizon Zero Dawn</i> was the only title to score double-digit nominations; the next highest …

Horizon Zero Dawn

The people of nations such as Haiti have made America great

At the height of Gottschalk’s fame, in 1868, a baby was born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, named William Edward Burghardt Du Bois, whose father …

Opinion

Splatoon 2 Has Become The First Home Console Game This Decade To Sell 2 Million Copies In Japan

Nintendo Switch has been claiming many a sales record as a console - racking up impressive performances everywhere from Italy and France to an …

Gaming Consoles

Monday briefing: Poor user interface blamed for US missile false alarm

Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, an emergency worker accidentally broadcast a false missile strike warning to every smartphone in Hawaii, US Army …

Charlie Brooker

Super Mario Odyssey gets first DLC adds Luigi

Super Mario Odyssey has gotten a DLC<p>The Nintendo Switch was one of the most popular of 2017. The Nintendo Switch became the fastest selling console …

What did you get out of the Nintendo Direct Mini?

The Big N's stealth attack<p>Whole continents of gamers, expecting a possible Nintendo Direct this week, woke up to the news that one had already …

More Super Mario Odyssey concept art - Tostarena, Odyssey

Nintendo has posted two more pieces of concept art from Super Mario Odyssey. The first image, attached above, is from Tostarena. We also have concept …

Concept Art

Waluigi is Ruining the Internet

For those of us plugged in to our modern, always online, tech-infused cyberpunk world, 2018 has already managed to feel especially dystopian despite …

Geek

Make friends and influence people with this new Far Cry 5 figurine

<b>Impress visitors to your home by displaying this striking Far Cry 5 figurine on the mantelpiece.</b><p>I’ll be honest. When it comes to video game related …

Feature: Killer Apps We Really Want To See On Nintendo Switch

Less than a year into its life cycle and it's safe to say Nintendo's hybrid console is going from strength to strength. Its library of games is …

Nintendo Switch

Friday briefing: Vast ice cliffs have been found on Mars

Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, newly discovered Martian ice sheets could be the target of future missions, Skype is introducing end-to-end …

Charlie Brooker

Know Your Lore: My 2018 wish list - Warcraft, Overwatch, and more

The start of a new year is a good time to think about what we’d like to see from our favorite games. Games provide an interactive medium for …

Activision Blizzard

Super Mario 64 Odyssey – Download Game

<i>Super Mario 64 Odyssey</i> is a fantastic fan made rom hack that retrofits <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i>’s cappy mechanics into Mario’s classic N64 adventure, …

Super Mario

At CES, Everyone Is Still Hunting for VR's Killer App

With a smile on his face, Lenovo's Matt Bereda opened an unmarked white box and pulled out what appeared to be another smartphone-reliant virtual …

Virtual Reality

Super Mario Odyssey Gets New Quasi-Multiplayer Mode, Balloon World

<i>Super Mario Odyssey</i>, the rare mega-game announced without any plans for downloadable content, will in fact be getting some. It's not getting new …

Screen Looker Podcast episode 35: Winner winner chicken dinner

PUBG Corp.<p>The time has come. The Screen Looker Podcast concludes their 2017 game discussions by debating their GOTY list and coming to a consensus at …

Podcasting

So, how did Destructoid's most wanted games of 2017 turn out?

My guess is good (for the most part)<p>Oh 2017. You’re the gift that kept on giving all damn year. From January to December, we spent past 365 days …

Sonic Mania