News items tagged with nintendo

Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

It has always been something of a pipe dream, but Master Chief will now officially be appearing on a Nintendo console – albeit in a slightly different form than many had likely hoped for. The Halo mas...

By Riley Little on 16 August 2018
The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

When it comes to the Pokemon franchise, people are likely most familiar with the video games and anime. However, there is also a long...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 August 2018
Will Fortnite on Switch Require Online Subscription?

Will Fortnite on Switch Require Online Subscription?

With Nintendo Switch’s Online Service set to release in the second half of September 2018, many gamers are wondering if one will need...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 August 2018
Pokemon GO: Eevee Day Exclusive Move is Disappointing

Pokemon GO: Eevee Day Exclusive Move is Disappointing

Pokemon GO‘s Eevee Community Day begins later today and will reoccur again tomorrow, and while that’s pretty exciting news, its exclusive move, Last Resort, actually isn’t exciting for meta-focused pl...

By Joshua Duckworth on 16 August 2018
Nintendo Fan Turns Switch Joycons into Gamecube Theme

Nintendo Fan Turns Switch Joycons into Gamecube Theme

The Gamecube controller is the one design fans have yet to abandon completely. It has been popping back up in some form with every Nintendo console, and the Switch is no exception. With Super Smash Br...

By Curt Hutson on 14 August 2018
NBA 2K18 to Have Amiibo Support on Nintendo Switch?

NBA 2K18 to Have Amiibo Support on Nintendo Switch?

When NBA 2K18 was announced for the Nintendo Switch, it was a huge win for the console. The basketball sim will arrive on the platfor...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 August 2018
NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 was released this week on PC and consoles (including the Nintendo Switch). And while fans of the basketball sim series are thrilled with the addition of The Neighborhood social space, these s...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 August 2018
Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

As the dust settles from the latest Nintendo Direct presentation, gamers have been left with quite a lot to think about when weighing up whether or not they want to buy a Nintendo Switch. One of the m...

By Riley Little on 12 August 2018
Did Nintendo Just Kill Luigi for Super Smash Bros?

Did Nintendo Just Kill Luigi for Super Smash Bros?

While most Nintendo fans expected to tune in to today’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Presentation to see new character reveals –...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 August 2018
Telltale Games Could Be Coming to the Switch

Telltale Games Could Be Coming to the Switch

In 2016, Telltale Games took its first steps into the superhero genre with its adaptation of Batman, and later this year the studio w...

By Brad Jones on 12 August 2018
Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Not too long ago, a retail listing showed that Telltale Games‘ Batman: The Enemy Within was on its way to receiving a port for the Ni...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 August 2018
Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

The second season of Telltale’s Batman adventure game might be coming to the Nintendo Switch. Listings for Batman: The Enemy Within briefly popped up on game-rental service GameFly, and have since bee...

By Rory Young on 12 August 2018
Super Smash Bros Direct Reveals 103+ Stages

Super Smash Bros Direct Reveals 103+ Stages

Although the Super Smash Bros. tournament at EVO 2018 was a disaster due to it being plagued by angry crowds and unprofessional playe...

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 August 2018
Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Monster Hunter's Rathalos

Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Monster Hunter's Rathalos

The most recent Nintendo Direct has brought a huge amount of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate news to the forthcoming fighting game’s fans, with one of the most exciting pieces of information being new play...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Every Alolan Pokemon

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Every Alolan Pokemon

At the end of May, Pokemon GO added its very first Alolan Pokemon to the game in the form of Alolan Exeggutor. Since then, the rest of the Alolan variants of first-generation Pokemon have been added t...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 August 2018
King K Rool Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as Fighter

King K Rool Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as Fighter

After teasing the EVO 2018 crowd with a  Super Smash Bros Ultimate direct a few days later, Nintendo made good on its promise and delivered a ton of new details and information in a short time period....

By Derek Nichols on 10 August 2018
Super Smash Bros Reveals Castlevania Fighters, Stages

Super Smash Bros Reveals Castlevania Fighters, Stages

Evo 2018 is typically a place developers make all sorts of fighting game announcements and while many expected Nintendo to be among them, it was revealed that a new Super Smash Bros Ultimate Direct wa...

By Derek Nichols on 10 August 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Eevee Confirmed for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Shiny Eevee Confirmed for Community Day

The latest Pokemon GO Community Day will take place later this week. The event will allow players to take advantage of triple Stardust rewards, longer-lasting modules, and a special Community Day box...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2018
Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Since introducing raid battles in the summer of 2017, Pokemon GO has slowly added more legendary Pokemon to the game over time. So far, all of the first- and second-generation legendary Pokemon are ac...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 August 2018
Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

After a recent episode of the Pokemon anime English dub is banned, we take a look at all the Pokemon anime episodes that have been banned over the years.

By Dalton Cooper on 09 August 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gives Legendary Groudon and Kyogre

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gives Legendary Groudon and Kyogre

A new distribution event is now live for Pokemon fans, this time for the Third Generation legendaries Groudon and Kyogre. This distribution is for Pokemon Sun, Pokemon Moon, Pokemon Ultra Sun, and Pok...

By Patrick Kirk on 09 August 2018
E3 2010: 3DS Game Lineup

E3 2010: 3DS Game Lineup

Nintendo announced quite a good number of titles for the 3DS at their press conference, many of which were quite surprising. One would expect that a new handheld would receive the standard treatmen...

By Will Delaney on 08 August 2018
Persona Q2 New Trailer, Screenshots Revealed

Persona Q2 New Trailer, Screenshots Revealed

Not too long ago, a Persona Q2: New Cinema TV spot appeared in Japan, showing the forthcoming game’s launch date in the Eastern country, as well as a stylish look as to what fans should expect from th...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 August 2018
Rumor Patrol: UK Retailers List March 18th Nintendo 3DS Release Date

Rumor Patrol: UK Retailers List March 18th Nintendo 3DS Release Date

Retailers in the UK are apparently readying themselves for a March 18th release date for the Nintendo 3DS. As of this moment Nintendo has yet to announce an official release date for North America...

By Dwayne Holder on 07 August 2018
Pokemon RPG for Switch Won't Release Until Late 2019

Pokemon RPG for Switch Won't Release Until Late 2019

Pokemon players on Nintendo Switch already have lots to look forward to, with Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee set to release later this year. That’s not all though, as another Poke...

By Jasmine Henry on 05 August 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Games Could Feature Mega Evolutions

Pokemon Let's Go Games Could Feature Mega Evolutions

During its E3 2018 presentation back in June, Nintendo spent a huge amount of time revealing new features about the upcoming Pokemon games, Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee. Recentl...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 August 2018
NES Classic Was the Best-Selling Console of June 2018

NES Classic Was the Best-Selling Console of June 2018

NPD reports that the NES Classic was the best-selling console in June 2018, beating out its modern counterpart as well as Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One.

By Jordan Gerblick on 03 August 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Map Revealed; Brings Back Memories

Pokemon Let's Go Map Revealed; Brings Back Memories

Outside of Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Nintendo’s other major game for E3 2018 turned out to be Pokemon Let’s Go. The Nintendo Switch...

By Derek Nichols on 02 August 2018
Themed Gamecube Controllers Revealed for Switch

Themed Gamecube Controllers Revealed for Switch

With the release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate just over the horizon, gaming accessory manufacturer HORI is gearing up for competitio...

By Jordan Gerblick on 02 August 2018
Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Super Mario Run Adds Easy Mode

Nintendo announces that a new Golden Goomba event has kicked off along with numerous bug fixes, and a new Easy mode have been added t...

By Derek Nichols on 28 July 2018
Super Mario Run Download, Revenue Stats Revealed

Super Mario Run Download, Revenue Stats Revealed

Super Mario Run downloads hit 150 million seven months after it was first released, but its revenue statistics remain disappointing....

By Jasmine Henry on 28 July 2018
Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Nintendo is introducing Super Mario Odyssey-themed content to Super Mario Run players for a limited time, as part of a crossover promotional campaign. For the next few weeks and until the end of Nove...

By Curt Hutson on 28 July 2018
Nintendo Targets ROM Sites in New Lawsuit

Nintendo Targets ROM Sites in New Lawsuit

Nintendo has always been pretty strict where copyright law is concerned, and a new lawsuit against two ROM-hosting websites seems to...

By Cameron Corliss on 26 July 2018
Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Fire Emblem Heroes Is More Profitable Than Super Mario Run

Nintendo has produced two of the hottest mobile gaming apps on the market in the last three months in Fire Emblem Heroes and Super Ma...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 July 2018
Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

Super Mario Run Gold Goombas Mega Event Returns

The second major attempt at capitalizing on the power of Nintendo’s IP for mobile devices took on the form of Super Mario Run, although the company has since admitted that Mario’s debut on mobile did...

By Riley Little on 25 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Celebi Special Research Found in Files

Pokemon GO: Celebi Special Research Found in Files

The next update for Pokemon GO is expected to add new ways to sort one’s friend list as well as improve gifts by having them contain...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 July 2018
Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Super Mario Run Finally Getting Android Release

Following its announcement that Super Mario Run will be making its way to Android devices in March, Nintendo has finally confirmed th...

By Alexander Pan on 24 July 2018
Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Super Mario Run Model Preferred by Nintendo

Today, a senior Nintendo official made clear that Super Mario Run‘s premium pricing is the preferred business model for Nintendo on m...

By Rory Young on 24 July 2018
Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run Releases on Android Early

Super Mario Run has released on Android ahead of schedule. Nintendo’s popular mobile platformer was initially confirmed for a March 2...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2018
Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Nintendo has never made it secret that it planned on adding new playable characters to Super Mario Run, and on September 29th, a new...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds the Legendary Registeel

Pokemon GO Adds the Legendary Registeel

Not too long ago, Pokemon GO players attending San Diego Comic-Con 2018 discovered that the developer Niantic decided to have the rare creature Unown spawning in droves today at this year’s pop cultur...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Marowak

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Marowak

With the addition of Registeel to raids, Pokemon GO also changed up the raid boss list in general, in some cases giving players their...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2018
Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Coming to PC and Switch?

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Coming to PC and Switch?

After a plethora of rumors, leaks, and speculation, Activision officially announced Spyro: Reignited Trilogy for PlayStation 4 and Xb...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Raichu

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Alolan Raichu

Pokemon GO players can now catch all of the Alolan variants of first-generation Pokemon, but some of them can only be found in raids. Alongside Alolan Marowak, Alolan Raichu is one of the Alolan Pokem...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 July 2018
Mario Kart 8 Gets Free Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC

Mario Kart 8 Gets Free Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, the Switch port of the original Wii U title, hasn’t seen many major changes since its release for the system, un...

By Sarah Fields on 22 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Unown Spawning In San Diego for Comic-Con

Pokemon GO: Unown Spawning In San Diego for Comic-Con

Several days ago during Pokemon GO Fest 2018, the developer Niantic added the Unown form “?” to the widely beloved augmented reality...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Alolan Raichu and More to Raids

Pokemon GO Adds Alolan Raichu and More to Raids

Today marked the final day that Regice was available in Pokemon GO‘s legendary raids. Now the creature has been replaced by Registeel...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Unown Form

Pokemon GO Adds New Unown Form

While the legendary Grass- and Psychic-type Celebi is available now for Pokemon GO Fest 2018 attendees, it’s not the only rare and el...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 July 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Let's Go: Here Are the Exclusive Pokemon

Ever since the original release of Pokemon Red and Blue, it’s been a tradition for Pokemon games to have version-exclusive Pokemon. T...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding New Eeveelutions Next Community Day?

Pokemon GO Adding New Eeveelutions Next Community Day?

Pokemon GO fans were excited to learn that August’s Community Day would feature the Normal-type Eevee, but even more so when they rea...

By Joshua Duckworth on 19 July 2018
1 in 5 Nintendo Switch Users Have Hardware Crack Issue

1 in 5 Nintendo Switch Users Have Hardware Crack Issue

When the Nintendo Switch launched, some players reported hardware issues including cracks forming around the power button. The cracks had formed despite the owners saying that they had never dropped t...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 July 2018
Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Despite the fact that basically every video game movie released to date has earned negative reviews, director Jordan Vogt-Roberts is throwing his hat in the ring with a film adaptation of Metal Gear S...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Celebi for GO Fest Attendees

Pokemon GO Adds Celebi for GO Fest Attendees

The 2018 Pokemon GO Fest is currently underway at Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois. Like last year, the event is giving attendees some exclusive content, including the first shot at the mythical Poke...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 July 2018
Nintendo Wants to Help Publishers Add Cross-Play

Nintendo Wants to Help Publishers Add Cross-Play

Nintendo has won brownie points from players recently for its avid support of cross-platform play (cross-play). In addition to supporting cross-play between the Switch version of Minecraft and other s...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2018
How Pokemon GO Trading Works

How Pokemon GO Trading Works

Earlier this week, developer Niantic officially announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, confirming that the ability to trade Pokemo...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 July 2018
Pokemon GO Still Makes $70 Million Per Month

Pokemon GO Still Makes $70 Million Per Month

While the popularity of Pokemon GO has waxed and waned since the release of the mobile ARG a couple of years ago, its active player b...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest, the recently released mobile game where players collect cube-shaped Pokemon, allows players to add all 151 original Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Pokemon GO Increases Pokemon Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Increases Pokemon Storage Limit

There have been a lot of new Pokemon added to Pokemon GO since it launched two summers ago, and those who have been attempting to cat...

By Curt Hutson on 09 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Mystical Shells

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Mystical Shells

One of the defining features of Pokemon Quest is that players have to cook recipes to attract Pokemon to their base camp, as opposed...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2018
Nintendo Sparks GameCube Classic Edition Rumor

Nintendo Sparks GameCube Classic Edition Rumor

At E3 2018, Nintendo offered a deep-dive into upcoming fighting game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and one of the biggest things that it...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Unlike other Pokemon games where players catch Pokemon with Pokeballs, Pokemon are captured in Pokemon Quest by luring them to base camp with specific food items. Prior to heading out on expeditions,...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest features a number of departures from the main series of Pokemon games, like catching Pokemon by cooking recipes as oppo...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans have a lot of events to keep track of in July 2018, as Niantic continues to provide a sumptuous amount of post-launch support for the wildly popular mobile augmented r...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 July 2018
NES Classic Back In Stores

NES Classic Back In Stores

The NES Classic has returned to store shelves today after launching to strong sales before being subsequently discontinued. Just like the last run of the console, the NES Classic going to cost potenti...

By Michael Cottuli on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

The friends feature in Pokemon GO has been long-awaited, but unfortunately, it hasn’t had such a strong start in the popular mobile g...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2018
PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

PoGO Dispute Sees Father, Son Arrested for Assault

Not too long ago, the game developer Niantic announced that its wildly successful mobile augmented reality title Pokemon GO would be adding a friends and trading feature in order for players to be abl...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 June 2018
Pokemon GO Swaps Two Region-Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon GO Swaps Two Region-Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon GO has seen some significant updates lately, including one that added Pokemon trading to the game. Considering the hype surrounding the new friends system and Pokemon trading, some other chang...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 June 2018
Sony Blocks PS4 Crossplay Because of Money, Says Ex-CEO

Sony Blocks PS4 Crossplay Because of Money, Says Ex-CEO

Just last week, Epic Games made its wildly popular and successful multiplayer sandbox survival shooter Fortnite available for Nintend...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Not Working for Everyone

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Not Working for Everyone

Pokemon GO has been rolling out the new friends feature to players worldwide, but it’s not working properly for everyone. For some Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Here Are the Most Valuable Pokemon to Trade

Pokemon GO: Here Are the Most Valuable Pokemon to Trade

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, it confirmed that players would receive bonuses for trading certain types of P...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 June 2018
Fortnite on Switch Bars Players' PS4-Connected Accts

Fortnite on Switch Bars Players' PS4-Connected Accts

Without a doubt, many Nintendo Switch fans were elated to learn during the Big N’s E3 2018 presser that Epic Games’ multiplayer sandb...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 June 2018
Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Reveals Professor Willow's Global Challenge

Pokemon GO is celebrating its second anniversary in July, and it’s doing so through special live events being held at different locations throughout the world. While not every Pokemon GO fan will...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 June 2018
Nintendo Boss Offers Response to Animal Crossing Switch

Nintendo Boss Offers Response to Animal Crossing Switch

Nintendo’s E3 2018 press conference offered lots of exciting content for fans. It included a deep-dive into the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate character roster, showing off plenty of energetic gameplay...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 June 2018
Fortnite on Nintendo Switch Could Release Tomorrow

Fortnite on Nintendo Switch Could Release Tomorrow

Fortnite has quickly become a worldwide phenomenon, boasting record sales on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One since its Early Access release just under a year ago. The only platform not currently in...

By Jordan Gerblick on 23 June 2018
Nintendo Announces Fortnite on Switch, Releases Today

Nintendo Announces Fortnite on Switch, Releases Today

Fortnite is the biggest game in the world right now, having released on pretty much every platform available except the Nintendo Switch. Well, Nintendo’s portable console is not longer left out of...

By Chris Glover on 23 June 2018
Nintendo, Super Smash Bros Topped Twitter During E3

Nintendo, Super Smash Bros Topped Twitter During E3

The official Twitter blog posted a look back at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo, and what kind of presence the event had on its social networking platform. There was a lot for users to ta...

By Curt Hutson on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Regice

Last night, popular Pokemon GO data miner Chrales heavily suggested that the legendary golem trio would soon be coming to the game, and with Kyogre exiting the game as a legendary raid, Niantic has...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO Adds Regice to Legendary Raids

With the Water Festival ending and the legendary Water-type Kygore leaving legendary raid battles, Pokemon GO has seen fit to introduce a new third-generation legendary in the form of the Ice-type,...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 June 2018
Nintendo Boss Thinks Loot Boxes Have Gotten a 'Bad Rap'

Nintendo Boss Thinks Loot Boxes Have Gotten a 'Bad Rap'

There has been a significant amount of controversy surrounding loot boxes in games recently. Gamers have voiced their dislike of the business model, saying that the randomized unlock systems found...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 June 2018
Smash Bros Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont?

Smash Bros Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont?

Without a doubt, Nintendo’s decision to focus on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate during its E3 2018 presser led to many agreeing that the Big N managed to provide fans with one of the best gameplay trai...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2018
Resident Evil 2 Not Planning on Nintendo Switch Version

Resident Evil 2 Not Planning on Nintendo Switch Version

Without a doubt, Resident Evil 2 made a major debut during its showcase at Sony’s PlayStation E3 2018 press conference, as the forthcoming title offered fans a meaty gameplay trailer to sink their...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 June 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

There’s a reason why gamers look forward to E3 every year. Not only does the show give fans a chance to learn more about already-announced titles, but it’s also used by video game companies to shoc...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
Super Mario Run Update Adding New Playable Characters

Super Mario Run Update Adding New Playable Characters

Now that Super Mario Run‘s Android release date is almost here, Nintendo is set to roll out the red carpet for fans of the title on Google’s mobile operating system, and the Big N will also be upda...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO is Adding More Shiny Pokemon This Summer

Pokemon GO is Adding More Shiny Pokemon This Summer

Some of the most sought-after creatures in Pokemon GO are shiny Pokemon, which are extremely rare, palette-swapped variants of Pokemon that are already in the game. Since introducing shiny Magikarp...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO is Adding Alolan Diglett and Alolan Geodude

Pokemon GO is Adding Alolan Diglett and Alolan Geodude

Yesterday, Niantic revealed Professor Willow’s Global Challenge, which will task Pokemon GO players with completing Field Research quests throughout the summer months in exchange for special reward...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2018
Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

This has been a big week for Pokemon fans, as a lot of unexpected Pokemon news rolled out yesterday. It has been announced that a new Pokemon game called Pokemon Quest has been released for N...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 19 June 2018
Pokemon RPGs for Nintendo Switch Planned for 2019

Pokemon RPGs for Nintendo Switch Planned for 2019

Following the announcement of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee, Nintendo has been working to clarify some confusion.  These Let’s Go games are not part of the main series of...

By Rory Young on 19 June 2018
Super Mario Party: Online Play Confirmed

Super Mario Party: Online Play Confirmed

During E3 2018, Nintendo gave everyone a surprise by officially announcing the existence of Super Mario Party for the Switch, confirming that the new entry in the long-running multiplayer series is...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 June 2018
Fortnite Appears in Switch Store Update

Fortnite Appears in Switch Store Update

As many gamers are well aware at this point, Fortnite is a huge success in a variety of different ways, but Epic Games’ multiplayer sandbox survival shooter has only been able to be enjoyed by fans...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 June 2018
Yoshi Switch Game Delayed to 2019

Yoshi Switch Game Delayed to 2019

Several months ago, we declared Yoshi to be one of the most exciting Nintendo Switch games of 2018, with the side-scrolling platformer set to be a return to form for the company while also giving t...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 June 2018
Nintendo's Giant eShop Sale Details

Nintendo's Giant eShop Sale Details

While Nintendo didn’t show very many games during its E3 Direct, it’s probably safe to say that it still managed to get Switch owner very excited with the reveal of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. This...

By Jacob Bukacek on 18 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Many Pokemon fans are excited to play two the new Pokemon games, Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, exclusively on Nintendo Switch later this year, and like many Pokemon games, these two will als...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 18 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

It’s been a busy night for fans of the Pokemon franchise. Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were finally announced, along with a brand new game for Switch and mobile devices called Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
Pokemon 2019 for Switch Features 'A Lot' of New Pokemon

Pokemon 2019 for Switch Features 'A Lot' of New Pokemon

When Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were announced, some fans were understandably disappointed. After all, Nintendo and Game Freak promised full-blown, core entries in the Pokemon RPG...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2018
PokeBall Plus Controller Announced

PokeBall Plus Controller Announced

It goes without saying that today has been a pretty eventful day for Nintendo and The Pokemon Company. After recent teases about big reveals, The Pokemon Company hosted a press conference announcin...

By Benjamin Lister on 18 June 2018
Mario Tennis Aces Review

Mario Tennis Aces Review

Mario Tennis Aces is a well-made, fast-paced, and fun tennis game, but it has some disappointing game modes and may not be all that engaging for solo players.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2018
New Mario Tennis Aces Characters Coming This Fall

New Mario Tennis Aces Characters Coming This Fall

Nintendo announces three new roster additions for Mario Tennis Aces, boosting the total number of post-launch roster additions to five ahead of the holiday window.

By John Jacques on 17 June 2018
DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

The company behind the Nintendo Switch ports of DOOM and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus are currently working on a new “major” port, according to an interview with Variety. As Panic Button Games, th...

By Michael Cottuli on 16 June 2018
Nintendo Pre-E3 2018 News and Rumor Roundup

Nintendo Pre-E3 2018 News and Rumor Roundup

The excitement surrounding the Nintendo Switch continues to be outrageous, but it’s nothing in comparison to the hype building for Nintendo’s E3 2018 presence. It’s the year of Super Smash Bros. an...

By Rory Young on 16 June 2018
Nintendo Switch Playable E3 Games to Include Fortnite

Nintendo Switch Playable E3 Games to Include Fortnite

A new leaked image may have revealed several Nintendo Switch games that will be playable during E3, including rumored ports for Fortnite and Paladins. Originating from 4chan, the image appears to b...

By Rory Young on 12 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Tyranitar's Exclusive Community Day Move

Pokemon GO: Tyranitar's Exclusive Community Day Move

Pokemon GO fans have no doubt had the upcoming Larvitar Community Day on June 16 marked on their calendars since its announcement, but it was only today that they learned what exclusive move they w...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 June 2018
Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

With its first Special Research quest, Pokemon GO added its first mythical Pokemon to the game in the form of Mew. However, Mew isn’t the only mythical Pokemon in existence, and assuming Pokemon GO...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 June 2018
Smash Bros. Switch Will be Playable at Nintendo World

Smash Bros. Switch Will be Playable at Nintendo World

Attendees at this year’s E3 will have the chance to play the highly-anticipated, upcoming Smash Bros. installment on the Nintendo Switch, a privilege that surely left east-coasters unwilling to boo...

By Jordan Gerblick on 10 June 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Counter Kyogre

Pokemon GO: How to Counter Kyogre

When the legendary water-type Pokemon Kyogre first appeared in Pokemon GO, it was during the winter months, and so many fans missed out on the opportunity to catch it. However, Kyogre has returned...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 June 2018
Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Typically, Pokemon GO reveals the upcoming featured Pokemon for its Community Day a couple of days after the previous Community Day. Following Charmander’s Community day, rumor and speculation have...

By Joshua Duckworth on 05 June 2018
Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

The next community day for Pokemon GO will take place on March 25 and it has been announced which Pokemon will be featured for the event. That Pokemon is none other than the Gen 1 Grass-type starte...

By A.J. Plautz on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon Day is just around the corner, and Niantic isn’t leaving Pokemon GO fans out of the celebrations. Pokemon GO trainers can now purchase trainer avatar items based upon the original costumes...

By Sarah Fields on 01 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 June 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2018
Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon fans have eagerly been awaiting an announcement for the next Pokemon games on Switch, which were recently confirmed to be Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. While that news is suf...

By Joshua Duckworth on 30 May 2018
Dark Souls Remastered Hides Early Bloodborne Level

Dark Souls Remastered Hides Early Bloodborne Level

A modder has taken a prototype map of Bloodborne’s Upper Cathedral Ward from hidden data files in Dark Souls Remastered and opened it in Grand Theft Auto 5. This allows one to drive a car in it and...

By Ben Snyder on 30 May 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

The Pokemon Company has officially announced Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee for the Nintendo Switch. Tuesday evening both games were announced in front of an excited crowd in J...

By Rory Young on 30 May 2018
Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Earlier this week, a video went viral of 22 year old Malian migrant Mamoudou Gassama saving a young child who was dangling from a balcony in Paris, France. Gassama has been dubbed “Spider-Man” for...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

Rumors have been swirling about the Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch, including one that claims the games will be revealed by the end of the month. As it turns out, that rumor may be accurate,...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 May 2018
Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Although plenty of time has been spent on new game and hardware announcements at E3 2017, something of a storm has started between the major players of the industry with regards to cross play. Afte...

By Rob Gordon on 29 May 2018
Xenoblade Dev Wants to Create M-Rated Game for Switch

Xenoblade Dev Wants to Create M-Rated Game for Switch

As many Nintendo Switch fans will likely attest, while the hybrid mobile console does offer a few solid Mature titles such as Platinum Games’ Bayonetta and Bethesda’s forthcoming port of Wolfenstei...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO‘s May Community Day is quickly approaching this weekend, with Niantic having already confirmed the event to be themed around Charmander and with it also including a Stardust bonus. Now,...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

After losing its way with the Wii U, Nintendo has once again caught lightning in a bottle with its latest innovation in the Nintendo Switch. The console’s strong start was helped in many ways by th...

By Derek Nichols on 27 May 2018
Mario + Rabbids Donkey Kong Adventure DLC Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Donkey Kong Adventure DLC Trailer

Ubisoft is pulling back the curtain on Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle‘s next major DLC expansion, Donkey Kong Adventure. Donkey Kong Adventure will be the final DLC expansion for Mario + Rabbids Ki...

By Rory Young on 26 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO fans were already looking forward to May 19, as today is Charmander Community Day. However, Niantic has made today’s festivities even more exciting by bringing the legendary Pokemon Ho-O...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Has This Many Pokemon to Catch

Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Has This Many Pokemon to Catch

In all actuality, there is very little we know about Pokemon for the Nintendo Switch. However, rumors have been swirling for months now about what the games will have in store. Some of these rumors...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 May 2018
Super Smash Bros. on Switch Roster Leaked?

Super Smash Bros. on Switch Roster Leaked?

Ahead of its showing at E3, Super Smash Bros. for Switch may have had much of its roster leaked, and it includes a couple of long-time fan requests. The information comes from Vergeben on GameFAQs, w...

By Curt Hutson on 24 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Next weekend, Pokemon GO’s third Community Day event is set to feature Bulbasaur for a few hours on March 25. During this event, Bulbasaur will have an increased spawn rate, and moreover, if player...

By Joshua Duckworth on 23 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News isn’t exactly known for its comprehensive video game coverage, and as such, it may not be surprising that one recent article has left gamers on various forums scratching their heads. Earli...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Smash Bros. on Switch Bringing Back These Characters?

Smash Bros. on Switch Bringing Back These Characters?

We likely won’t hear much more about Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch until E3 2018 rolls around in June, but in the meantime, fans can expect to come across plenty of “leaks” and rumors a...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO will soon be activating one of its biggest new features since launch. The new quest system, where players will complete research objectives for Professor Willow, will go live at some poi...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Just yesterday, gaming industry insider and ResetEra admin Emily Rogers suggested that Game Freak’s Pokemon title for Switch would have assets revealed this month and will launch before the end of...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Besides confirming that the games exist, there is little Nintendo has said about the upcoming Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch. However, with E3 2018 right around the corner, rumors are starti...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Without a doubt, one of the most highly anticipated products in recent memory is the forthcoming Pokemon title set to become available on the Nintendo Switch, but there’s currently no telling exact...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Nintendo Could Reveal 15 New Switch Games at E3 2018

Nintendo Could Reveal 15 New Switch Games at E3 2018

With the announcement of Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch, fans may be pretty excited to see what’s coming to the hybrid console later this year. If they weren’t excited...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 May 2018
Monster Hunter Generations Nintendo Switch Announcement

Monster Hunter Generations Nintendo Switch Announcement

Nintendo Switch owners envious of other platforms enjoying a modern Monster Hunter title can now rest easy. Thursday morning, Capcom announced the upcoming localization Monster Hunter Generations U...

By Rory Young on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Wants Your Help to Build AR Maps

Pokemon GO Dev Wants Your Help to Build AR Maps

Since the game launched in the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has made much of an effort to improve the game’s map and the way that it depicts the real world. For example, around five...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
NES Classic Edition Returns in June

NES Classic Edition Returns in June

Nintendo announced Sunday that it’s planning to bring back the NES Classic Edition console, resurrecting the hardware from discontinuation. Nostalgic Nintendo fans will once again be able to purcha...

By Rory Young on 17 May 2018
Minecraft for Switch Gets Cross-Play

Minecraft for Switch Gets Cross-Play

Nintendo announces that Minecraft Switch Edition will get the Better Together update in June, enabling cross-play between Switch, Xbox One, PC, and mobile devices.

By Jordan Gerblick on 16 May 2018
Pokemon GO Bringing Back Safari Zone Events

Pokemon GO Bringing Back Safari Zone Events

As many Pokemon GO players will attest, Niantic’s decision to implement Field Research quests has managed to reinvigorate interest in the mobile augmented reality game and get people back out in th...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Returning This Summer

Pokemon GO Fest Returning This Summer

Despite having encountered myriad problems in 2017, the game developer Niantic has now officially revealed its decision to implement the return of its Pokemon GO Fest this summer in Chicago, Illino...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 May 2018
US Could Block Nintendo Switch Shipments

US Could Block Nintendo Switch Shipments

In August 2017, a tablet manufacturer named Gamevice made headlines when it sued Nintendo over the Switch controller design. Gamevice had previously filed a patent for a tablet with detachable cont...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 May 2018
Nintendo Redesigning Joy-Con to Fix Connection Issue

Nintendo Redesigning Joy-Con to Fix Connection Issue

Despite the success and popularity of Nintendo’s latest system, shortly after release players started noticing connection issues with the Switch‘s left Joy-Con controller. Now, according to a new f...

By Sydney Olmstead on 07 May 2018
Pokemon GO Adds a Few New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds a Few New Shiny Pokemon

In the Pokemon GO community, May has kicked off with a brand new event: the Battle Showdown. This event focuses on Fighting-type Pokemon, but it also features a variety of other features such as 2x...

By Joshua Duckworth on 06 May 2018
Super Smash Bros. Will Be Open To The Public At E3

Super Smash Bros. Will Be Open To The Public At E3

As E3 2018 inches closer, information is slowly starting to come in regarding what each of the major publishers are going to be bringing to the table. While many developers in attendance are sure t...

By Benjamin Lister on 03 May 2018
Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Niantic is notoriously secretive about its future plans for Pokemon GO, often leaving it to fans to discover when changes are being made through efforts like datamining. However, a fan that goes by...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 May 2018
Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Ever since Fortnite was released on PC and consoles last summer, fans of the hugely popular co-op shooting and building game have been asking Epic Games to release it on the Nintendo Switch. Their...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 May 2018
Pachter: Console Exclusives Don't Matter Like Before

Pachter: Console Exclusives Don't Matter Like Before

This year, all three major gaming companies (Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft) will be releasing exclusive games in an effort to encourage people to play games on their platforms. The PS4’s biggest ex...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 May 2018
Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo has had mixed success in the mobile gaming space so far. It has released several games based on its existing properties including social game Miitomo; tactical, gacha-style game Fire Emble...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Hoard This Candy for Future Quests

Pokemon GO: Hoard This Candy for Future Quests

By now, many hardcore Pokemon GO players may have completed the Special Research quest to catch Mew. However, others may still be struggling with some of the quest’s more difficult objectives, like...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 April 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO players who have been earning stamps as part of the new Field Research system may be disappointed that Moltres has been the breakthrough reward every time since the feature launched. How...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 April 2018
Nintendo Switch Homebrew Exploit Discovered

Nintendo Switch Homebrew Exploit Discovered

Nintendo is famously strict when it comes to securing its software and hardware, but that usually just acts as a challenge for hackers to try and overcome. The Nintendo Switch went through its firs...

By Denny Connolly on 25 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 19 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 19 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO players who have been collecting Field Research stamps every day since the feature went live should be reaching their next breakthrough tomorrow, April 19. However, thanks to some player...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 April 2018
Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

With E3 already looming, it’s unlikely that Pokefans will receive any official announcements from Nintendo before the big show in June. It’s actually been quite a while since Nintendo has made an o...

By Jacob Bukacek on 25 April 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

In any other year in recent memory, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would have been pegged months ago as the measuring stick of Nintendo’s holiday success. Years of struggling in the console market had made...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 April 2018
Pokemon GO Weather System is Broken

Pokemon GO Weather System is Broken

While fans of Pokemon GO typically have several reasons to be excited to play the game, such as the upcoming Charmander Community Day, the game is admittedly prone to bugs and issues. This is relat...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 April 2018
Nintendo Files Patent for Multi-Display Console

Nintendo Files Patent for Multi-Display Console

Nintendo has long been a company with a reputation for pushing hardware innovation more than other console developers. The Wii, Wii U, and Switch all incorporated new technology, and a new patent f...

By Matt Morgans on 19 April 2018
Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Despite some complaints concerning the Mareep Community Day, the event remains as popular as ever, with several Pokemon GO players anxious for May’s upcoming event. Typically, the next Community Da...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO‘s Mareep Community Day will take place today from 11am to 3pm PST. However, fans can prepare themselves for the festivities by purchasing the Community Day Box that is on sale now. The...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Billy Mitchell Vows to Get Back His Donkey Kong Record

Billy Mitchell Vows to Get Back His Donkey Kong Record

A couple days ago, Donkey Kong record holder Billy Mitchell was stripped of his records and banned. His high scores include 1,062,800 and more million+ performances recorded at separate times. Ulti...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 April 2018
Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon fans may be busy out collecting Shiny Mareep for today’s Pokemon GO Community Day, but that’s just one fraction of what’s happening for the franchise. The mysterious Pokemon game for Ninten...

By Denny Connolly on 17 April 2018
Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Nintendo ended its latest Nintendo Direct in epic fashion by finally confirming Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch. The highly anticipated game, due out for release later this year, has been...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Assuming they’ve have been getting at least one stamp per day, April 12 marks the second time Pokemon GO players can complete a Field Research breakthrough. Last week’s Field Research breakthrough...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 April 2018
Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Bandai Namco Studio’s Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament DX has released its second DLC Pack. The expansion content officially introduces Blastoise as the game’s newest fighter. Blastoise, wh...

By Matt Morgans on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Bulbasaur and Evolutions

Not too long ago, it was discovered that the game developers at Niantic added new Shiny creatures for the Eggstravaganza event that’s currently underway in the popular mobile augmented reality game...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies was announced last year, promising 4-player co-op side-scrolling gameplay for Nintendo Switch fans. Now Nintendo has officially confirmed the game’s release date, and as it turns...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Super Smash Bros Creator Sakurai Working on Switch Game

Super Smash Bros Creator Sakurai Working on Switch Game

In a Nintendo Direct livestream that took place earlier this week, Nintendo finally announced a Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch. After many rumors and much speculation, Nintendo confirme...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 April 2018
The Banner Saga Trilogy and More Coming to Switch

The Banner Saga Trilogy and More Coming to Switch

One year after the launch of the Nintendo Switch, many indie games have made their way onto the hit console. Today, Nintendo announced a handful of titles that are making their way to Switch in the...

By Patrick Kirk on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

The Pokemon franchise has been evolving for quite some time. When Pokemon Black and White changed the face of modern day Pokemon adventures, it paved the way for more fully-realized worlds and more...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 March 2018
Diablo 3 Listing Points to Release for Nintendo Switch?

Diablo 3 Listing Points to Release for Nintendo Switch?

As of now, many continue to speculate as to whether or not Diablo 3 will eventually receive a Nintendo Switch port, with one recent report from Eurogamer stating that it is currently being develope...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 March 2018
Super Smash Bros: Xbox Boss On Board for Banjo Kazooie

Super Smash Bros: Xbox Boss On Board for Banjo Kazooie

There’s no doubt that the official announcement of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch caused fans of the long-running fighting game franchise to rejoice and immediately begin speculating about t...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 March 2018
Is Super Smash Bros. On Switch a Port or a New Game?

Is Super Smash Bros. On Switch a Port or a New Game?

Although Nintendo fans had been hoping that last week’s Direct would confirm Super Smash Bros. for the Switch, the mic drop announcement trailer still felt like an exciting surprise. In addition to...

By Denny Connolly on 11 March 2018
Mario Kart Meets Google Maps This Week

Mario Kart Meets Google Maps This Week

March 10 may be just another day for some gamers, but the date has special significance to Nintendo: It’s Mario Day. Playing off of the similar appearance between ‘MAR10’ and Mario, the company tak...

By John Jacques on 11 March 2018
Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Although Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One just last week, it looks as if debut sales for the title have not been too substantial, at least as far as numbers i...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2018
Nintendo Labels Mario a Plumber Again

Nintendo Labels Mario a Plumber Again

If there’s one thing that should always be true about the Nintendo universe, it’s that the flagship hero, Mario, is a plumber by day and everything else in his off hours. That constant truth was ca...

By Denny Connolly on 08 March 2018
Gold Medalist Shaun White Meets Mario Kart

Gold Medalist Shaun White Meets Mario Kart

There’s no doubt that the Mario Kart franchise is one of the most popular and recognizable series on the face of the earth, especially when one considers the fact that it is the best selling racing...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 March 2018
5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

After an impressive debut year, everyone is wondering if Nintendo Switch can keep the momentum going in 2018. Here are the five most exciting Switch exclusives of 2018.

By Dalton Cooper on 17 January 2018
Mario Tennis Aces, Payday 2, and More Coming to Switch

Mario Tennis Aces, Payday 2, and More Coming to Switch

Nintendo announces Mario Tennis Aces, Payday 2, and much more in a Nintendo Direct Mini that showcased several games due out this year for the Switch.

By Patrick Kirk on 17 January 2018
Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

The latest update to Minecraft for the Nintendo Switch adds the ability to display the game at a 1080p resolution when docked, having previously been limited to 720p.

By Brad Jones on 16 August 2017
Pokemon Company Shuts Down Minecraft Mod Pixelmon

Pokemon Company Shuts Down Minecraft Mod Pixelmon

The Pokemon Company officially shuts down the popular Minecraft mod Pixelmon, despite previously allowing the mod’s existence since its launch in April 2012.

By Rory Young on 16 August 2017