News items tagged with switch

Sonic Mania Has Sonic CD Style Bonus Stages

Sonic Mania Has Sonic CD Style Bonus Stages

SEGA announced at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend that Sonic Mania will include bonus stages reminiscent of those found in Sonic CD. Additionally, SEGA released a screenshot of the bonus stage, alon...

By Curt Hutson on 24 February 2018
Hello Neighbor Coming to Nintendo Switch and PS4?

Hello Neighbor Coming to Nintendo Switch and PS4?

Hello Neighbor, the horror title recently released by developer Dynamic Pixels, is currently available solely on PC and Xbox One. However, a PEGI listing seems to indicate that Hello Neighbor may b...

By Matt Morgans on 23 February 2018
Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

When Nintendo announced Metroid Prime 4 at E3 2017, it was one of the biggest reveals of the event and fans of the franchise were incredibly excited about the confirmation of a new game. However, N...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 February 2018
Black Ops 4 is This Year's Call of Duty, Says Sources

Black Ops 4 is This Year's Call of Duty, Says Sources

A couple of days ago, supposed industry insider Marcus Sellars claimed that this year’s Call of Duty game from Treyarch would be Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Now “multiple sources” have confirmed tha...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 February 2018
Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn Release Window Revealed

Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn Release Window Revealed

It’s been quite some time since Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn dropped its official reveal trailer during The Game Awards 2015, with many wondering if the forthcoming dynamic beat-’em-up would actually e...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2018
Rumor: 'Bigger' Nintendo Direct Coming This Month

Rumor: 'Bigger' Nintendo Direct Coming This Month

Last month, rumors ran rampant that Nintendo would be hosting a Nintendo Direct presentation in January. Those rumors turned out to be somewhat true, though many of the games rumored for the presen...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Rumor: Retro Studios Will Announce New Game This Year

Rumor: Retro Studios Will Announce New Game This Year

Retro Studios debuted in a big way with the critically-acclaimed Metroid Prime in 2002, and since then, the studio has been one of Nintendo’s premiere first-party studios. However, Retro hasn’t rel...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Why You Can't Pet the Dogs in Breath of the Wild

Why You Can't Pet the Dogs in Breath of the Wild

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has received an incredible amount of praise since its launch alongside the Nintendo Switch earlier this year, one thing that gamers have always want...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 February 2018
Check Out Sonic Mania's Intro Running on Genesis

Check Out Sonic Mania's Intro Running on Genesis

As it stands, Sonic Mania has managed to reinvigorate the gaming world’s love affair with Sonic the Hedgehog. The game has been a huge success at launch, gaining the best reviews for a Sonic game i...

By Rob Gordon on 22 February 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

An anonymous source is claiming that Ubisoft is planning a price drop for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle prior to the game’s launch. The story comes from Nintendo Soup, reporting it has a verified...

By Rory Young on 22 February 2018
Sonic Mania Release Date Confirmed with New Trailer

Sonic Mania Release Date Confirmed with New Trailer

Although it was originally scheduled to come out in the spring of this year and then became delayed until summer 2017, Sega has now finally confirmed the exact release date for its forthcoming 2D r...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s massive world offered gamers plenty to see and do, but Nintendo promised it wasn’t done yet. The game’s second DLC, The Champions’ Ballad, was announced ba...

By Sarah Fields on 22 February 2018
Injustice 2 Could Come to Nintendo Switch, Says Ed Boon

Injustice 2 Could Come to Nintendo Switch, Says Ed Boon

Injustice 2 has already enjoyed sales success on PS4 and Xbox One, as it became the highest-grossing console game of Q2. But developer NetherRealm Studios and publisher Warner Bros. Interactive may...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 February 2018
Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

After all of the speculation, rumors, and theories, Nintendo finally confirmed what many believed by releasing a Nintendo Direct Mini. The video event provided a bit of clarity on what Nintendo Swi...

By Derek Nichols on 22 February 2018
How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

Super Mario Odyssey has been available for a couple of days now, and it is taking the gaming industry by storm. Earning enough perfect scores to make it the new highest-rated game to date, it’s saf...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Dark Souls: Remastered Developer Revealed

Dark Souls: Remastered Developer Revealed

It has been almost 7 years since we faced the undead and some impressive bosses in Dark Souls, but soon players will get to test their mettle once again. The forthcoming remaster of the critically...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 22 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Can Be Beat Without 'Jumping'

Super Mario Odyssey Can Be Beat Without 'Jumping'

As if it needed to be said, Super Mario Odyssey is a smash hit for Nintendo, as the game’s sales have made it the fastest-selling entry in the Mario series in the United States thus far, and player...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

With well over 600 Power Moons spread across its numerous kingdoms, Super Mario Odyssey has no shortage of challenges for players to conquer. Some of these Power Moons are easy to acquire, but othe...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

Doom Multiplayer on Switch is a Separate Download

Yesterday during a surprisingly robust Nintendo Direct, a port of the 2016 FPS hit Doom was announced for the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo Switch owners are likely happy that more third-party games ar...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

A few months ago, it was revealed that legendary horror game developer Shinji Mikami is not directing The Evil Within 2, the followup to his well-received 2014 game. Even though Mikami is not as de...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we have an ultimate gamer giveaway that includes four Nintendo Switch games and an amiibo from The Le...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Not long ago, the E3 2017 Game Critics Awards’ nominee list was revealed, and now it has been declared that the forthcoming Nintendo Switch titles Super Mario Odyssey and Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Ba...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Following the release of last week’s character trailer focusing on Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle‘s titular hero, Ubisoft has decided to put out a brand new piece of footage that highlights another...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

If you played Super Mario Odyssey, then you likely noticed the countless nods to past games, including a few familiar faces. One major character that didn’t even make an appearance was poor, neglec...

By Curt Hutson on 22 February 2018
Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

The numbers are in, and it’s official: Super Mario Odyssey has become the fastest selling Mario game in the United States. Since its announcement back in January, the hype surrounding Super Mario Ody...

By Olivia Falk on 22 February 2018
Rumor: Diablo 3 Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2019

Rumor: Diablo 3 Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2019

Fans of Blizzard’s highly successful dungeon-crawling RPG Diablo 3 may have a release to look forward to in 2019, if a purported leak is to be believed. Originally released in 2012, Diablo 3 received...

By Matt Morgans on 22 February 2018
XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

When Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was announced at E3 2017, many began to highlight the similarities between the colorful RPG and the Firaxis-developed XCOM games. Now, Firaxis has given a respon...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 February 2018
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Despite the massive success of the Wii, Nintendo was struggling to sell consumers on the Wii U, and that, combined with a slow start for the 3DS, saw it take financial losses for the first time in...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

A tactical role-playing game that gives Mario a gun, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle seems to have been inspired by XCOM. However, this is not the only video game franchise that the upcoming Nintend...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 February 2018
Hello Neighbor and Other Games Coming To Switch

Hello Neighbor and Other Games Coming To Switch

Nintendo has always had a good history with indie games; their consoles often serving as an appropriate place for weird and imaginative titles to find a fan base. This trend doesn’t look to be slow...

By Benjamin Lister on 21 February 2018
Sonic Mania Trailer Takes Knuckles Back To Flying Battery Zone

Sonic Mania Trailer Takes Knuckles Back To Flying Battery Zone

Whether gamers asked for it or not, soon there will be a 2D side-scrolling throwback to the original era of Sonic and his pals. The upcoming Sonic Mania game is one of two Sonic titles in developme...

By Denny Connolly on 21 February 2018
Sonic Mania Delayed Until Summer

Sonic Mania Delayed Until Summer

SXSW is in full swing in Austin, Texas, and yesterday Sega was on hand to share details of what Sonic the Hedgehog is getting up to in 2017. The big news is that Sonic Mania will miss its previousl...

By Brad Jones on 21 February 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, thes...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 February 2018
5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

Following the general sales failure that was the Wii U, few could see the success of the Nintendo Switch coming. However, Nintendo proved all the doubters wrong with an impressive year of criticall...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 February 2018
Sonic Mania is the Highest-Rated Sonic Game in 15 Years

Sonic Mania is the Highest-Rated Sonic Game in 15 Years

From the moment that Sonic Mania was first announced, fans of the Sonic the Hedgehog series were excited to see a return to the 2D platforming of old. As it turns out, the reception to Sonic Mania...

By Rob Gordon on 21 February 2018
Sonic Forces Adds 'Sanic' DLC Item

Sonic Forces Adds 'Sanic' DLC Item

Sonic Forces has added a “Sanic T-shirt” as a piece of apparel, possibly making Sanic a recognizable part of the Sonic Universe. At least, Sega has acknowledged Sanic’s existence and given its fans...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 February 2018
BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

In a recent interview, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma and game director Hidemaro Fujibayashi discussed a major feature of the game: the open world component and how it...

By Joshua Duckworth on 20 February 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Graphics Glitch Removes Cartoon Shader

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Graphics Glitch Removes Cartoon Shader

A bizarre graphics glitch has been discovered in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild that removes the cartoon shader effects applied to Link’s character. To experiment with the glitch, boot up Br...

By Curt Hutson on 20 February 2018
Fortnite 'Hopefully' Coming to the Switch

Fortnite 'Hopefully' Coming to the Switch

Battle royale games are all the rage nowadays, mostly thanks to popular titles like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and Fortnite. Unfortunately, Nintendo Switch owners haven’t been able to get in on...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2018
The Next Legend of Zelda Game is in Development

The Next Legend of Zelda Game is in Development

2017 was a big year for The Legend of Zelda, with Breath of the Wild winning Game of the Year at The Game Awards and earning near-universal acclaim from various publications. Now that Breath of the...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2018
Zelda: BotW Director Has 'Lots of Ideas' For Content

Zelda: BotW Director Has 'Lots of Ideas' For Content

Without a doubt, the release of The Champions’ Ballad has been a huge hit with most, if not all of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s myriad fans, particularly due to Nintendo’s decision to...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2018
WWE 2K18 Will Add The Hardy Boyz As DLC

WWE 2K18 Will Add The Hardy Boyz As DLC

As recently announced by 2K Sports, WWE 2K18 will have a $29.99 season pass that adds new content to the game throughout 2017 and 2018. Today 2K Sports has outlined exactly what comes with the WWE...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 February 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Since its release earlier this year, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has not only captured the imagination of gamers from practically all walks of life, but also it has inspired some folks...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 February 2018
WWE 2K18 Officially Hitting Nintendo Switch

WWE 2K18 Officially Hitting Nintendo Switch

Whatever one’s opinion of wrestling may be, there’s no denying the popularity of the WWE – and this holds true for the company’s lineup of licensed video games. Every year a brand new title in the...

By Riley Little on 18 February 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Since its release, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been praised in many a positive review for its ability to not only appease longstanding fans of the Nintendo franchise, but also for b...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 February 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 2 Releases Tonight

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 2 Releases Tonight

A brand new trailer for the second set of downloadable content for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Champions’ Ballad, premiered at The Game Awards 2017. The trailer contains a collage...

By Curt Hutson on 17 February 2018
Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Weapon prop replicas have become popular collector items over the years, including bladed weapons from a variety of games and shows. One such collectible has allegedly now been used in an assault,...

By Sarah Fields on 17 February 2018
WWE 2K18: The Rock is Now a Music Producer

WWE 2K18: The Rock is Now a Music Producer

As the one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood right now, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has been incredibly busy with everything from blockbuster films to Apple commercials. Now it looks as if the...

By Riley Little on 16 February 2018
First-Ever Gameplay Footage of WWE 2K18 Slams into View

First-Ever Gameplay Footage of WWE 2K18 Slams into View

As the days begin to dwindle until the arrival of WWE 2K18 this October, anticipation continues to build. As is usually the case, 2K Games has left fans chomping at the bit to try out the newest in...

By Riley Little on 16 February 2018
WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

Professional wrestling fans are gearing up for SummerSlam tonight, the second biggest WWE pay-per-view of the year, right behind WrestleMania. Some of the WWE superstars that will be battling it ou...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2018
EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

On September 29th, Electronic Arts released FIFA 18 for the Nintendo Switch. Unfortunately, anyone that took this as a sign that EA would be supporting Nintendo’s handheld/home console hybrid on a...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2018
FIFA 18: Top 10 Best Free Kick Takers

FIFA 18: Top 10 Best Free Kick Takers

In any iteration of FIFA, having a quality free kick taker in the starting line up can make the world of difference to the end result of the match. After all, it only takes on well-placed set piece...

By Rob Gordon on 15 February 2018
Splatoon 2 Pearl and Marina Amiibo Announced

Splatoon 2 Pearl and Marina Amiibo Announced

Hot on the heels of the recent Splatoon 2 concert featuring the idols from both games, Nintendo has now revealed plans to release new Pearl and Marina amiibo. Splatoon 2‘s two idols will be release...

By Sarah Fields on 15 February 2018
Chance The Rapper Wants a Fortnite Nintendo Switch Port

Chance The Rapper Wants a Fortnite Nintendo Switch Port

Epic Games multiplayer title Fortnite has already found huge success on PC, PS4, and Xbox One but fans are eager for the game to come to Nintendo Switch as well. Many would love to enjoy the game’s...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Starting Localization This Year

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Starting Localization This Year

Pokemon fans who have finished up Ultra Sun/Moon and need a break from chasing around AR monsters in Pokemon GO are eagerly awaiting news about the currently unnamed Pokemon game for Nintendo Switc...

By Denny Connolly on 14 February 2018
Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

LinkedIn has been a great resource for game leaks over the years, and a recent job posting by Bandai Namco has a new one. Apparently, Ridge Racer 8 is in development, and coming exclusively to the...

By Olivia Falk on 14 February 2018
Sonic Forces Trailer Details New Villain Infinite

Sonic Forces Trailer Details New Villain Infinite

At E3 2017, Sega gave fans a brief glimpse at a brand new villain set to make his debut in the upcoming Sonic Forces. Now the mysterious hedgehog-like entity seen at the end of the E3 2017 trailer...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 February 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Legendary character designer and Director of the Kingdom Hearts franchise Tetsuya Nomura is lending his talents to the upcoming RPG Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Nomura, who is currently directing both K...

By Rory Young on 14 February 2018
Nintendo Switch Life Cycle Could Last Longer Than Usual

Nintendo Switch Life Cycle Could Last Longer Than Usual

After the incredibly short lifespan of the Wii U (rest in peace), there was a lot of speculation about how successful the Nintendo Switch would be. Luckily, the new hardware has been a runaway hit...

By Denny Connolly on 14 February 2018
FIFA 18 Gameplay Trailers Shows Atmospheric Focus

FIFA 18 Gameplay Trailers Shows Atmospheric Focus

As expected, FIFA 18 made its gameplay debut at the Electronic Arts Press Conference in Los Angeles today, revealing a several slick cuts of new cover athlete Cristiano Ronaldo (and others) darting...

By John Jacques on 13 February 2018
Biggest Disappointments of E3 2017

Biggest Disappointments of E3 2017

E3 2017 has come and gone, and gamers are suitably excited about the upcoming calendar year. Nintendo unveiled the release date of Super Mario Odyssey, a game that could rival Breath of the Wild in...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 February 2018
FIFA 18 Character Gets Real Life LA Galaxy Jerseys

FIFA 18 Character Gets Real Life LA Galaxy Jerseys

It’s no secret that fans often don apparel with their favorite video game characters on it, but when it comes to sports games most fans opt to purchase apparel strictly for real-life athletes. Whil...

By John Jacques on 13 February 2018
FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

Electronic Arts has released details regarding the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18, confirming that it will lack several of the features included in the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of th...

By Rory Young on 12 February 2018
FIFA 18: Best Young Players for Career Mode

FIFA 18: Best Young Players for Career Mode

With the launch of FIFA 18 upon us, soccer fans across the world have been gearing up to play the latest entry in the EA Sports franchise. Of course, once again, different players come at the game...

By Rob Gordon on 12 February 2018
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation brought with it a number of nice surprises and updates on some of the most anticipated titles arriving for the console in the near future. While a large portio...

By Riley Little on 11 February 2018
Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Updated 2/24/2017 Here is everything you need to know about the launch of Nintendo’s upcoming Nintendo Switch console, including its price, release date, launch lineup of games, and more. On January...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 February 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Following the confirmation that a new Nintendo Direct presentation would be arriving today, it seemed obvious that the company would want to touch upon one of the biggest games it has releasing for...

By Riley Little on 11 February 2018
Nintendo Switch: 5 Most Exciting Games in 2017

Nintendo Switch: 5 Most Exciting Games in 2017

Nintendo announced numerous games releasing for the Nintendo Switch in 2017, but these five stand out as the most exciting games coming to the new console this year. While Nintendo spent a great de...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 February 2018
Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn Coming to Switch

Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn Coming to Switch

Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn took Indiegogo by storm in 2014, receiving $458,000 in funding and was originally slated to release on PC and a variety of different consoles, including the Wii U. Develope...

By Jason Gallagher on 08 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

The realization that I was hooked first hit me after collecting my 40th Power Moon in a single world. Apparently I’d spent 15 hours playing the game on my Switch by that point, but time flew as I e...

By Riley Little on 08 February 2018
Rumor: Call of Duty 2018's Setting and Title Revealed

Rumor: Call of Duty 2018's Setting and Title Revealed

Even though there hasn’t been an announcement by Activision, it’s a foregone conclusion that a new Call of Duty game developed by Treyarch will launch this coming November. There’s no official info...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 February 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 might be a stand-alone title in the way it approaches its story, but developer Monolith Soft has also made sure to acknowledge the game’s roots wherever possible. Xenoblade C...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 February 2018
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Last month’s Nintendo Direct broadcast brought some good news for gamers looking forward to a top-tier FPS to play on their Switch, as it was confirmed that Doom would be heading to the console bef...

By Brad Jones on 07 February 2018
Nintendo Not Interested in Virtual Reality

Nintendo Not Interested in Virtual Reality

While hype for virtual reality seems to have died down, that hasn’t stopped manufacturers from continuing to invest in the medium. Sony is promising well over 100 new PlayStation VR titles in 2018,...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Pokemon Starters Leaked

With every new generation of Pokemon titles comes a wave of fake leaked starter Pokemon. It’s practically a tradition at this point, so no one should be surprised that the upcoming Nintendo Switch ...

By Rory Young on 06 February 2018
Nintendo Switch Sales Hit Nearly 15 Million

Nintendo Switch Sales Hit Nearly 15 Million

Prior to the Nintendo Switch‘s launch, the Big N’s latest console was one of the most highly anticipated pieces of hardware to come out of the video game publisher and developer’s workshop in ages,...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2018
Nintendo Files Trademark for 1080

Nintendo Files Trademark for 1080

Today, a gaming enthusiast named Pixelpar uncovered something that had been kept in the shadows prior to his now-widespread tweet: Nintendo has filed a trademark registration for 1080, a much-belov...

By John Jacques on 06 February 2018
Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

[Update: These trademarks and logos have been faked as part of an Internet hoax. Original story follows.] Rumors have been swirling these past few days that Nintendo is set to host a Nintendo Direct...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2018
Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

The Resident Evil franchise recently made its Nintendo Switch debut with the release of Resident Evil: Revelations and Revelations 2 on November 28th. While the Nintendo Switch versions of Resident...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2018
Yoshi Switch Release Date Leaked?

Yoshi Switch Release Date Leaked?

The mini Nintendo Direct that aired earlier this month featured a wide variety of upcoming Nintendo Switch games on display, but one title was noticeably absent. Yoshi, the upcoming 2D platformer f...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2018
Wolfenstein 2 Is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Wolfenstein 2 Is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Bethesda has treated the Nintendo Switch very well so far, with high profile ports of Skyrim and DOOM bringing in plenty of mature action to Nintendo’s portable console. The company revealed via Tw...

By John Jacques on 06 February 2018
Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December 2017

Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December 2017

While exact NPD numbers aren’t available quite yet, we now know that the Xbox One outsold the PlayStation 4 in December 2017. This is according to Head of Xbox Games Marketing Aaron Greenberg, who...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 February 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Review

Fire Emblem Warriors Review

As one of the more divisive layouts in gaming today, Dynasty Warriors has never quite resonated with players outside of its niche audience. Still, there’s something inherently appealing about the l...

By Riley Little on 02 February 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Announced For Nintendo Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Announced For Nintendo Switch

During the Nintendo Switch presentation, Monolith Soft announces that Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will be making its way to the Big N’s upcoming new console. There were quite a few big announcements ma...

By Alexander Pan on 01 February 2018
Three More Games Added to Switch Launch Lineup

Three More Games Added to Switch Launch Lineup

The Tomorrow Corporation confirms that three classic indie titles are set to be released alongside the Nintendo Switch when the console debuts on March 3. One of the biggest talking points followin...

By Brad Jones on 30 January 2018
Breath of the Wild Almost Had Spider-Man Travel System

Breath of the Wild Almost Had Spider-Man Travel System

Although Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild launched without the fan-favorite hookshot, it almost had two, according to an interview with director Hidemaro Fujibayashi. Furthermore, the dual hooks...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 January 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors, the upcoming Dynasty Warriors-esque action game for the Nintendo Switch, will officially feature a 60 frames per second mode while docked. The game will typically run at a sta...

By Rory Young on 27 January 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds 'Sanic' the Hedgehog

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds 'Sanic' the Hedgehog

In the last couple of months, those PC players who have been emulating The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have been running wild with mod content for the game. Although some of the fan-made co...

By Rob Gordon on 27 January 2018
Breath of the Wild Takes Top Prize at Tokyo Game Show

Breath of the Wild Takes Top Prize at Tokyo Game Show

Although much of the hype has finally died down for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, there’s no denying the impact it had when the game released earlier this year. Already having been award...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 27 January 2018
Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

There’s no doubt that collecting all 900 Korok seeds in Nintendo’s open world adventure The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the most daunting challenges to be implemented in a game in...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 January 2018
Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

The Nintendo Switch has already found record-breaking success in Japan, where it beat the PS2’s first-year sales. The console has found similar success around the world, as Nintendo has confirmed t...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 January 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Announced

Fire Emblem Warriors Announced

Nintendo’s live event for their upcoming console, the Switch, revealed Fire Emblem Warriors amid a flurry of fresh, new titles coming to the console in the future. During the Switch event, the next...

By Curt Hutson on 26 January 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Fire Emblem Warriors Coming to 3DS and Switch Fall 2017

Nintendo announces that the hack-and-slash action game crossover, Fire Emblem Warriors, will release on the Nintendo Switch and the 3DS handheld later this year. Last week during the Nintendo Switc...

By Weston Albert on 25 January 2018
South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch?

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch?

A post by Australian retailer Sanity claims that South Park: The Fractured But Whole is making its way to the Nintendo Switch within the next few months.

By Dalton Cooper on 25 January 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference at E3 2017 this year, it was laser focused on the Nintendo Switch. Fans got first looks at a number of unannounced titles such as Kirby and...

By Derek Nichols on 25 January 2018
Nintendo Labo is Not a Competitor to VR, Says Fils-Aime

Nintendo Labo is Not a Competitor to VR, Says Fils-Aime

While other platform holders are getting involved in augmented and virtual reality hardware (e.g Sony’s PlayStation VR and Microsoft’s HoloLens), Nintendo has the Nintendo Labo. Announced last week...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 January 2018
Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

Nintendo announces that the indie hit Stardew Valley is the most downloaded Switch title of 2017, beating out other hits like Minecraft, Sonic Mania, and more.

By Patrick Kirk on 24 January 2018
Why Monster Hunter World Isn’t on Nintendo Switch

Why Monster Hunter World Isn’t on Nintendo Switch

Without a doubt, Monster Hunter World is easily one of the most highly anticipated video games of 2018, with fans of the franchise patiently waiting for the forthcoming title’s launch on PC, PlaySt...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 January 2018
Could This Be The Next Zelda on the Switch?

Could This Be The Next Zelda on the Switch?

With rumblings that a Nintendo Direct will take place on January 11, rumors have been swirling about Nintendo and its upcoming games. There have been a couple of rumors surrounding Nintendo’s The L...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 January 2018
Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

PS4 exclusive RPG Horizon Zero Dawn has seen a resurgence of popularity following an appearance during the Sony press conference at E3 2017. In fact, the title has done so well that it beat out new...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 January 2018
Rumor Patrol: Red Dead Redemption Remaster on Switch

Rumor Patrol: Red Dead Redemption Remaster on Switch

Following the rumors that Nintendo is going to host a Nintendo Direct event on January 11, there have been additional rumors about what may be announced. Fans continue to speculate about major Nint...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 January 2018
Nintendo Announces DIY Accessory Playsets for Switch

Nintendo Announces DIY Accessory Playsets for Switch

Earlier today, the Big N primed everyone for an announcement that would reveal a “new interactive experience” for Switch consoles geared toward “kids and those who are kids at heart,” which left pr...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 January 2018
More Dark Souls Games Coming to Nintendo Switch?

More Dark Souls Games Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Just several days ago, a remastered version of Bandai Namco and From Software’s notoriously difficult action role-playing game Dark Souls was officially confirmed for Nintendo Switch during the Big...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 January 2018
Where to Watch Today's Nintendo Switch Announcement

Where to Watch Today's Nintendo Switch Announcement

Following the company’s recent Direct Mini, Nintendo announced on Facebook this morning that it is prepared to make yet another reveal this afternoon in regards to the Switch. According to the comp...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 January 2018
Switch Survey Confirms Pokemon RPG Releases 2018

Switch Survey Confirms Pokemon RPG Releases 2018

At the recent Nintendo Direct Mini, it was revealed 2018 would be a busy year for the Nintendo Switch, and information concerning Pokémon was highly desired. Fans learned that Pokkén Tournament DX...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 January 2018
New Scribblenauts Announced And It's Coming Very Soon

New Scribblenauts Announced And It's Coming Very Soon

While the series was once fairly popular on the DS, recent years haven’t been kind to Scribblenauts. Two years ago, Scribblenauts creator 5th Cell laid off staff and cancelled its plans for a new g...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 January 2018
Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Since its the first year the console has been available, there haven’t been many Nintendo Switch deals for the holiday shopping season. However, Ubisoft has stepped forward to give fans discounts o...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 January 2018
Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

One of the more addicting little mini-games in Super Mario Odyssey takes place in New Donk City and sees everyone’s favorite ex-plumber attempting to beat the jump rope high scores of other players...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 January 2018
10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

With the launch of the innovative Nintendo Switch console right around the corner, Game Rant takes a look back at the best launch games in Nintendo history. On March 3rd, Nintendo will be releasing...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo kicked off its recent Nintendo Direct Mini presentation with a nice surprise for RPG fans. As it turns out, the critically-acclaimed The World Ends With You is making its way to Nintendo’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 January 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 16 January 2018
Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Last year, fans of Dark Souls were disappointed to learn that developer FromSoftware is done for the franchise for now. But although the developer currently has no plans to expand the trilogy, this...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 January 2018
Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Without a doubt, today’s Nintendo Direct Mini contained a lot of information in regards to what’s on the horizon for the Switch. The brief press event saw confirmation of new releases for the conso...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 January 2018
Nintendo Snags Amazon’s Top 3 Best-Selling Games for 2017

Nintendo Snags Amazon’s Top 3 Best-Selling Games for 2017

Nintendo officially secures the top three spots on electronic commerce company Amazon’s list for the best selling video games in the year 2017.

By Kyle Sledge on 16 January 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey has released to unprecedented critical acclaim, becoming the highest-rated video game to date in the process. One reason why many reviewers have heaped praise on Mario’s latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 January 2018
What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

As with the majority of Nintendo games these days, Super Mario Odyssey allows players to use Amiibo in-game to acquire a little bonus content. Just like in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 14 January 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

The first Mario platformer for the Nintendo Switch has finally arrived. Super Mario Odyssey launches today and gives Nintendo fans a very new and different gameplay experience than the most recent...

By Denny Connolly on 14 January 2018
5 Most Exciting Games of Summer 2017

5 Most Exciting Games of Summer 2017

In the video game industry, the summer months typically bring with them a drought of major releases. However, summer 2017 is proving to be a different story, with a handful of big video game launch...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Later this month, Ubisoft will unleash Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, its take on the strategy formula of the XCOM franchise. Now, the studio has released a brand new trailer that delves into what...

By Brad Jones on 12 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch was one of the most highly coveted items during the 2017 holiday season, with analyst Daniel Ives of the market research firm GBH Insights having posit...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

It’s safe to say that, upon being leaked, very few were optimistic about the release of a turn-based strategy game that featured Super Mario and Rabbids characters interacting with one another. Aft...

By Riley Little on 11 January 2018
Fan-Made Skyrim Expansion Releases New Trailer

Fan-Made Skyrim Expansion Releases New Trailer

It is well known that The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim is no stranger to mods from its faithful gaming community. One of the new and upcoming mods for the game goes under the title of Lordbound, and the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 January 2018
Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Details, Release Window Leaked

Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Details, Release Window Leaked

Speculation for the Nintendo Switch Pokemon game has been rampant since it was originally announced. Now, thanks to PokeSirena, gossip concerning some of the features for the next Pokemon game has...

By Joshua Duckworth on 09 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Virtual Console May Be Delayed

Nintendo Switch Virtual Console May Be Delayed

After falling well short of expectations with the Wii U, 2017 has been a year of redemption for Nintendo. The Nintendo Switch rocketed out of the gates back in March and never looked back, surpassi...

By Derek Nichols on 08 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Breaks Record Previously Held By PS2

Nintendo Switch Breaks Record Previously Held By PS2

Previously, the PlayStation 2 was the fastest selling console for first-year sales in Japan. It seems that the PS2 has officially been replaced with the Nintendo Switch, but Nintendo has yet to mak...

By Joshua Duckworth on 08 January 2018
Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Two of the biggest Nintendo Switch announcements out of 2017 were that Bayonetta 3 is in development as a Switch exclusive and that Metroid Prime 4 is in the works, too. But while fans weren’t expe...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 January 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

January 11 may be the date for the next Nintendo Direct, according to two industry insiders on the ResetEra community boards. Expect an official announcement soon, though delays are possible. The...

By Rory Young on 07 January 2018
Rumor: GTA 5 and Many Other Games Leaked for the Switch

Rumor: GTA 5 and Many Other Games Leaked for the Switch

Reddit user DasVergeben has made a reputation for himself as a frequent leaker of video game industry news. While DasVergeben has been incorrect with his leaks far more than he has been right, the...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 January 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Nintendo’s big day is here at long last, and Super Mario Odyssey is now being played on devices all around the world, in both handheld format and on tv screens. Now that gamers everywhere are comin...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 06 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

On-stage at E3 Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot and Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto announced they were partnering to create the crossover adventure, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle for the Nintendo Switch. Kin...

By Rory Young on 06 January 2018
Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

When Nintendo announced at E3 2017 that a mainline Pokemon game would be coming to the Nintendo Switch, it generated a great deal of excitement. After all, the Nintendo Switch is capable of hosting...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 January 2018
Lost Nintendo Switch Tracked Down Thanks to Reddit

Lost Nintendo Switch Tracked Down Thanks to Reddit

While 2017 may have been a dreary year for many, it’s undeniable that there’s some good in this world, and one lucky gamer would likely attest just that after recovering their Nintendo Switch thank...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 January 2018
Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

It wasn’t too long ago that Bayonetta 3 discussions were happening at Platinum Games, which caused fans of the action title to prepare for an official announcement for a third entry in the series....

By Kyle Sledge on 30 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

The week of Black Friday and Thanksgiving is always the busiest shopping period of the year, as consumers rush out to take advantage of the best deals they can find. There were many hot items on sa...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 December 2017
Switch is 'Great Platform' for ARK: Survival Evolved

Switch is 'Great Platform' for ARK: Survival Evolved

With the Nintendo Switch finally beginning to contain enough powerhouse titles to make the console worth buying for even the more hardcore of gamers, many developers are looking at porting existing...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Eclipses 10 Million Sales in First Year

Nintendo Switch Eclipses 10 Million Sales in First Year

Rumors of Nintendo’s demise proved to be greatly exaggerated earlier this year, once the dust had settled on a tumultuous launch period for the Switch console. Sales of the Nintendo Switch continue...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 December 2017
Rumor Patrol: Bandai Namco Developing Metroid Prime 4?

Rumor Patrol: Bandai Namco Developing Metroid Prime 4?

Nintendo went all-out at E3 2017, showing off some of the Nintendo Switch’s biggest releases of the year while also teasing fans with games on the distant horizon. One such game was Metroid Prime 4...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 December 2017
Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Black Friday is arriving early for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS platforms. Today Nintendo launched a holiday “Cyber Deals” promotion that will last through December 11th, offering discounts...

By Rory Young on 25 December 2017
Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

We’ve seen Mario do a lot of things over the years, but dancing is a new one. The latest Super Mario Odyssey trailer is musical feast for the eyes and ears that show Mario and Cappy cutting a rug t...

By Curt Hutson on 25 December 2017
Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

What many would otherwise view as a rather boring task will now be rewarded handsomely. Recently released patch notes for the version 1.31 update hitting The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild rev...

By AJ Caulfield on 25 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Now that Zelda: Breath of the Wild has added a DLC-pack worth of content, it doesn’t take long to fill your inventory with a wide variety of foods, critters, monster parts, and minerals when explor...

By Denny Connolly on 25 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Although it seems like there are infinite things to do in the official Nintendo Switch version of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (especially now that the DLC has arrived), that hasn’t stopped...

By Denny Connolly on 21 December 2017
10 Games We Missed at E3 2017

10 Games We Missed at E3 2017

E3 2017 is now in the books, and like usual, it was a huge show featuring a wide variety of games. Some of the industry’s biggest upcoming games were on display at E3, like God of War, Star Wars Ba...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 December 2017
Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

A listing on the Japanese eShop page for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle’s expansion pass potentially leaks the release date for the game’s first story DLC.

By Kyle Sledge on 21 December 2017
Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Black Friday 2017 is within touching distance now as shoppers will soon get their chance to save hundreds of dollars on gaming goods. There are Black Friday deals for almost everything, from brand...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 December 2017
Nintendo Direct on Fire Emblem Announced

Nintendo Direct on Fire Emblem Announced

A day after the major Nintendo Switch presentation event, Nintendo is back at it again and announcing a special Nintendo Direct focused on Fire Emblem. Fans have been anxiously awaiting Nintendo‘s...

By Rory Young on 17 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Beaten in Under an Hour

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Beaten in Under an Hour

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s Master Trials DLC was only made available less than a couple of weeks ago, speedrunners have already begun to blaze through the content in order t...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 December 2017
KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

One of the more low-key announcements during Nintendo’s E3 2017 presence was the release date for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, which was revealed to be hitting store shelves during the Holiday 2017 peri...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Collector’s Edition Pre-Order

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Collector’s Edition Pre-Order

The upcoming Switch role-playing game Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is a mere two months away and Nintendo is readying for its release. The game’s special edition is available for pre-order today, as well...

By Curt Hutson on 15 December 2017
How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

Another Nintendo Minute released this week that focuses on co-op play in Super Mario Odyssey. In the video, Kit and Krysta explore the Wooded Kingdom while demonstrating how two people can play tog...

By Curt Hutson on 15 December 2017
How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

This week The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim finally made the jump to its 1,000th platform, the Nintendo Switch. We kid, but the 2011 RPG has become a meme unto itself with how many different ports have b...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 December 2017
Nintendo is Ramping Up Switch Production

Nintendo is Ramping Up Switch Production

The Nintendo Switch has certainly been having a prolific inaugural year with hit titles like The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild and Mario Odyssey taking full advantage of the portable system....

By John Jacques on 12 December 2017
Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Nintendo’s highly-anticipated Super Mario Odyssey may not be available to purchase until the end of the month, but that’s not stopping dedicated fans from getting a head start when it comes to spee...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Players of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have recently received the first round of the game’s DLC in the form of The Master Trials, but the community took no time in beating the DLC pack....

By Rob Gordon on 05 December 2017
SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

Beleaguered retailer Toys R Us is set to get an influx of SNES Classic Editions and Nintendo Switch consoles in time for Cyber Monday week. The company made an announcement on its official blog sta...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Monolith Soft brings the massive open world of Xenoblade Chronicles to the Nintendo Switch, but can it compete with the console’s titanic first-party releases this year?

By Cody Gravelle on 25 November 2017
Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Nintendo is preparing for a very Splatoon 2 holiday season, announcing several forthcoming updates for the Nintendo Switch multiplayer shooter. Small updates have continued to roll out for Splatoon...

By Rory Young on 25 November 2017
EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

Following Electronic Arts‘ press conference during E3 2017, the company released details regarding the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18, confirming that it will lack several of the features inclu...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Nintendo’s critically-acclaimed Nintendo Switch exclusive platformer Super Mario Odyssey gets the Honest Game Trailer treatment, courtesy of Smosh Games.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2017
Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Nintendo is partnering with Kelloggs to create an official Super Mario Cereal featuring an Amiibo box that works with Super Mario Odyssey on Nintendo Switch.

By Rory Young on 21 November 2017
Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

After Nintendo announced that Metroid Prime 4 is finally in development back at E3 2017, fans have eagerly been awaiting any news regarding the upcoming game. Now, new rumors have sparked online di...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 November 2017
Walmart Black Friday 2017 Ad Has Insane Console Deals

Walmart Black Friday 2017 Ad Has Insane Console Deals

Black Friday 2017 (November 24) is now less than two weeks away and deals for the massive shopping event are being revealed ahead of time. After retailers like Target revealed its video game discou...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 November 2017
FIFA 18: 1.6M Concurrent Users Played on Launch Weekend

FIFA 18: 1.6M Concurrent Users Played on Launch Weekend

Without a doubt, FIFA 18 was generally considered to be a highly anticipated release for those who enjoy The Beautiful Game, and for avid gamers of sports simulation titles as well, with the latest...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 November 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

After much anticipation, the Nintendo Switch version of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim will be released later this week. Bethesda has managed to squeeze its fantasy RPG epic onto the new Nintendo cons...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 November 2017
Pokemon CEO Thought Nintendo Switch Would Fail

Pokemon CEO Thought Nintendo Switch Would Fail

It’s hard to believe now, given the success of the Nintendo Switch, but prior to the console’s launch the jury was out on whether or not the new device would be a contender. Nintendo’s recent histo...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 November 2017
Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Many early adopters of Nintendo’s newest console, the Switch, have been chomping at the bit for a brand new Pokemon adventure on the more powerful hardware. Indeed, trainers the world over will hav...

By Riley Little on 15 November 2017
Analysts Say Switch Sales Will Hit 130 Million by 2022

Analysts Say Switch Sales Will Hit 130 Million by 2022

After securing the title of Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever, it’s no secret that the Switch has been a major success for the company. Following its release this past March, the aforemention...

By Riley Little on 15 November 2017
Wolfenstein 2 Releases Brutal, NSFW Gameplay Trailer

Wolfenstein 2 Releases Brutal, NSFW Gameplay Trailer

Just yesterday, Bethesda and MachineGames released a gameplay teaser trailer for the forthcoming first-person shooter Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus that hinted at a much larger and more sumptuous...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 November 2017
BotW: Zelda Not Playable in The Champions' Ballad DLC

BotW: Zelda Not Playable in The Champions' Ballad DLC

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has done a lot for one of the most iconic franchises in gaming history. One of the biggest changes, although understated when compared to the massive open wo...

By Cody Gravelle on 14 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Since E3 a few months ago, Nintendo has devoted most of its time and marketing around one of the biggest first party Switch titles in 2017, Super Mario Odyssey. The ambitious title appears to be th...

By Derek Nichols on 13 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

It’s been a great year for Nintendo so far, as its latest console, the Switch, has been a massive success thanks in large part to monthly AAA releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Derek Nichols on 10 November 2017
Nintendo Direct Broadcast Set for September 13

Nintendo Direct Broadcast Set for September 13

Now that summer is drawing to a close, we’re getting into the busiest period of the year when it comes to new video game releases. Nintendo has pledged to update fans on what’s next for the Switch...

By Brad Jones on 10 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Another Nintendo Direct aired today that focused on the Switch and 3DS. To close things out, Nintendo gave viewers a broader look at the various worlds found in Super Mario Odyssey, including one s...

By Curt Hutson on 10 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Helping Switch Development

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Helping Switch Development

With a Pokemon game for the Switch confirmed, some might see Pokemon Ultra Sun & Moon as a hinderance to its development. A recent GameSpot interview with developer Game Freak, however, reveals...

By Curt Hutson on 09 November 2017
Shovel Knight on PC Adds Battletoads

Shovel Knight on PC Adds Battletoads

Yacht Club Games continues to support the smash hit platformer Shovel Knight with expansions and free content updates. The PC version of Shovel Knight recently received such an update, making the p...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 November 2017
Switch Production Increases to 2 Million a Month

Switch Production Increases to 2 Million a Month

Since the Nintendo Switch launched earlier this year, the console has been nigh on impossible to find. While Nintendo has doubled production in an effort to get more consoles into the hands of eage...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 November 2017
Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

After launching the Switch earlier this year, Nintendo has been on a consistent roll month after month. Sales of the new console have been stellar thanks in large part to the release cycle which s...

By Derek Nichols on 05 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey will not include a hub world, a staple feature of most 3D Mario games since Super Mario 64 in 1996. Nintendo producer Yoshiaki Koizumi spoke about the upcoming platforming game...

By Rory Young on 04 November 2017
Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Over the years, Mario is a character that has worn many hats. The Super Mario Odyssey star has been a monkey-fighting carpenter, a kart racer, a doctor, a sports star, and more, but outside of his...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 November 2017
6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

When Nintendo officially confirmed that a Pokemon RPG for the Switch was in development, fans of the series were delighted. But sadly, neither Nintendo nor developer Game Freak have revealed many o...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 October 2017
SuperData: Cristiano Ronaldo Can Boost FIFA 18 Sales

SuperData: Cristiano Ronaldo Can Boost FIFA 18 Sales

It’s been a busy week for international superstar Cristiano Ronaldo: the 32-year-old Portuguese player has led Real Madrid to trophies in both La Liga and the UEFA Champions League, smashed in an i...

By John Jacques on 31 October 2017
Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

The Nintendo E3 2017 Digital Event was full of a huge number of big announcements, from a Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch through to the unveiling of Metroid Prime 4. The first real surprise o...

By Rob Gordon on 30 October 2017
Sony Still Not Interested in Rocket League Cross-Play

Sony Still Not Interested in Rocket League Cross-Play

At E3 2017, it was revealed that Rocket League is coming to the Nintendo Switch — and that competitors will be able to face off against Xbox One owners via cross-play. However, Sony is still retice...

By Brad Jones on 30 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Shows Off Luncheon Kingdom Gameplay

Super Mario Odyssey Shows Off Luncheon Kingdom Gameplay

F0r this year’s Gamescom event in Cologne, Germany, Nintendo brought its biggest upcoming Nintendo Switch exclusive game, Super Mario Odyssey. Super Mario Odyssey producer Yoshiaki Koizumi was on-h...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 October 2017
Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

The popularity of Pokemon continues to grow, and creatures like Pikachu are a household name. Some of those little critters are so darn huggable that fans often imagine what Pokemon would look like...

By Curt Hutson on 28 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

At E3 2017, Nintendo went all in on Super Mario Odyssey, dressing its booth as if it were taken right from New Donk City. Fans also got an extended look at areas in the game and learned of brand ne...

By Derek Nichols on 28 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

With Super Mario Odyssey less than three months out before its highly-anticipated October 2017 launch, fans are looking forward to every little piece of information related to the upcoming Nintendo...

By Alexander Pan on 28 October 2017
Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Gearbox Software CEO Randy Pitchford indicates that there are no plans to bring the upcoming Borderlands 3 to the Nintendo Switch. One of the promises Nintendo has m...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Now that the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey has its official ESRB rating, Nintendo has released updated box art for the game. But some fans have noticed that the new box art doesn’t just replace the...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 October 2017
Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Recently, Nintendo devices have proved to be a little hard to come by. Although Nintendo has increased Switch monthly production, the console has been a huge sales success, while retro devices like...

By Rob Gordon on 23 October 2017
Lost Sphear is a Beautiful, Tactical JRPG Fever Dream

Lost Sphear is a Beautiful, Tactical JRPG Fever Dream

When I Am Setsuna released in 2016, the writing was already on the wall—Tokyo RPG Factory’s first title was a carefully honed JRPG that would find a home as a favorite among diehard fans of the gen...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey lets Mario capture creatures using his supernatural hat companion Cappy to earn new abilities. Here are the five craziest captures in the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 October 2017
Nintendo is Open to Mature Games on the Switch Console

Nintendo is Open to Mature Games on the Switch Console

In the months since the Nintendo Switch launched, and even the time before that, fans have been discussing which games they hope will arrive to the versatile console. Titles that go beyond the most...

By AJ Caulfield on 21 October 2017
5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

The Pokemon series has been around since 1996, but while the style of the series and the platforms it can be played upon has changed, a lot of fans’ mindsets have stayed the same. Pokemon players w...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 October 2017
Breath of the Wild DLC Adds More Timeline Confusion

Breath of the Wild DLC Adds More Timeline Confusion

The latest DLC for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has reinvigorated the conversation regarding the game’s placement in the franchise’s timeline. Items included in the DLC point to The Lege...

By Rory Young on 19 October 2017
Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch is still one of the most highly coveted pieces of hardware in the gaming world right now, with the Big N having recently increased production to 2 mill...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2017
Game Rant's Best Games of E3 2017

Game Rant's Best Games of E3 2017

Despite the reveal of a new Microsoft console, E3 2017 turned out to be a year that was all about the games. Microsoft showcased over 40 titles during its presentation and Sony and the other big hi...

By Denny Connolly on 14 October 2017
EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been a success for the house of Mario so far. After confirming that the Switch is the fastest selling console in Nintendo’s history, the company is sure...

By Riley Little on 08 October 2017
FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

EA Sports announced FIFA 18 yesterday, with Cristiano Ronaldo as its cover star. The game will be released on PC and consoles, however, the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18 will be missing two cr...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 October 2017
Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Without a doubt, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will go down as one of the best games of 2017 thanks to its impeccable open world gameplay, its fantastic soundtrack, and perhaps most impor...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 October 2017
9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

The Pokemon series of games that has been running since 1996 has spawned many bizarre spin-offs and has sold millions of copies across the globe. Fortunately, the popularity of the franchise (and a...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 October 2017
The 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016

The 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016

This year has been full of amazing video game announcement, gameplay, and cinematic trailers. Here are Game Rant’s Top 10 Best Video Game Trailers of 2016. Game trailers are one of the most effecti...

By Boston Blake on 06 October 2017
GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

Like many video game publishers, Take-Two Interactive had been taking a “wait and see” approach when it comes to supporting the Nintendo Switch. However, it seems as though the company, which overs...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 October 2017
WWE 2K18: PC and Consoles Have Same Release Date

WWE 2K18: PC and Consoles Have Same Release Date

WWE 2K18 is, by all accounts, one of the most promising iterations of the series yet. The game has received a major graphical overhaul over its predecessors, thanks largely to the decision to final...

By Cody Gravelle on 06 October 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Review

Pokken Tournament DX Review

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 06 October 2017
FIFA 18 Reveal Trailer Confirms Ronaldo Cover Art

FIFA 18 Reveal Trailer Confirms Ronaldo Cover Art

EA Sports has debuted the official reveal trailer for FIFA 18, confirming that Cristiano Ronaldo will be the game’s featured player of the year. Ronaldo, prominent member of the Real Madrid C.F. te...

By Rory Young on 04 October 2017
PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

The notion of cross-platform play would have seemed absurd to gaming fans even half a decade ago, when people still earnestly believed that the famed “console wars” of the early-to-mid-2000s would...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 October 2017
Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime is unable to commit to keeping the Nintendo Switch in stock over the holiday season. Speaking with Variety, Fils-Aime says the company is aware of the...

By Rory Young on 03 October 2017
Wolfenstein 2 Clip Teases Much Larger Gameplay Reveal

Wolfenstein 2 Clip Teases Much Larger Gameplay Reveal

With a little more than a month to go before the official release of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One, fans of the first-person shooter franchise should prepare t...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 October 2017
FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

Over the course of the past several months, Final Fantasy 15‘s director Hajime Tabata has been hinting at a Nintendo Switch version of the popular role-playing game, but he has yet to confirm whet...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 October 2017
Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

The Nintendo Switch’s storage limitations may have caught up with it sooner than expected, as some upcoming games are already requiring micro SD cards to play. This week, NBA 2K18 revealed its Nint...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 October 2017
Fallout 4 Might be Headed to Nintendo Switch

Fallout 4 Might be Headed to Nintendo Switch

Skyrim may not be the only Bethesda Game Studios release headed to the Nintendo Switch, if a leaked retailer listing is to be believed. According to a Spanish retail posting that appeared and was s...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 October 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Switch Tease A 'Joke'

Final Fantasy 15 Switch Tease A 'Joke'

Last month, Nintendo fans looked like they were in for a treat when Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata teased that the massively-successful JRPG would be coming to the Switch. However, it appe...

By Alexander Pan on 02 October 2017
L.A. Noire Will Be More Expensive on Nintendo Switch

L.A. Noire Will Be More Expensive on Nintendo Switch

When L.A. Noire comes to the Nintendo Switch on November 14th, it will join the short list of titles from Rockstar Games available on Nintendo platforms. Nintendo faithfuls may be excited for the c...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 October 2017
Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

As one of the more successful I.P. to come out of Nintendo in recent memory, Splatoon 2 was clearly going to be a hit upon its release earlier this year. The game has an especially large following...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2017
Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us is one of the largest toy retailers in the world, but the brick and mortar giant may be in trouble. The company has to pay off $400 million in debt in 2018, and it has hired the Kirkland...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 October 2017
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...

By Riley Little on 30 September 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been infused with a breath of fresh air thanks to its Master Trials DLC, an expansion that adds some significant content to the game while also providing...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 September 2017
Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Now that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild finally has some new content, the speedrunning community has begun to migrate back to one of Nintendo’s finest games. It only took players five hour...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 September 2017
Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gave gamers dozens of hours of gameplay, exploration, plot, quests, and side-quests. The first The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC offers a new chall...

By Mark Knapp on 28 September 2017
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Trailer Introduces Inhumans

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Trailer Introduces Inhumans

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games officially reveal a brand new trailer for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 that introduces the Inhumans.

By Kyle Sledge on 25 September 2017
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: Story Trailer, Season Pass

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: Story Trailer, Season Pass

TT Games and Warner Bros. Interactive officially release a new story trailer for LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 and share details about the game’s season pass.

By Kyle Sledge on 25 September 2017
Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

Stardew Valley’s creator announces that the hit farming simulator game will come to the Nintendo Switch on October 5th, but without multiplayer functionality.

By Dalton Cooper on 24 September 2017
Metal Gear Solid Parody Game Announced

Metal Gear Solid Parody Game Announced

Developer Humble Hearts announces its plans to release Never Stop Sneakin’, a hilarious Metal Gear Solid-inspired stealth game, for the Nintendo Switch.

By AJ Caulfield on 23 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

The Nintendo Switch may have launched in March, but the portable console evidently still has plenty of hidden tricks up its sleeve – or more accurately, within its firmware. This weekend, a datamin...

By John Jacques on 23 September 2017
Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

Andy Salisbury, the community manager for Middle-earth: Shadow of War, confirms to Game Rant that a Switch port is not off the table, telling fans to ‘never say never’.

By Riley Little on 22 September 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 22 September 2017
Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

With the Nintendo Switch having performed so well during its launch period, it seems unusual that the console/handheld hybrid is still yet to feature a video streaming service. Luckily, for all tho...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 September 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Size on Switch Revealed

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Size on Switch Revealed

The Legend of Zelda fans around the world are likely bracing themselves for the launch of an extra special franchise addition: the first ever DLC pack for Breath of the Wild. Arriving in just a few...

By AJ Caulfield on 21 September 2017
Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid: Samus Returns producer Yoshio Sakamoto confirms exclusively to Game Rant that there are currently no plans for additional, modern remakes of existing Metroid games.

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

Game Rant speaks with Metroid: Samus Returns producer Yoshio Sakamoto, learning why Nintendo decided to bring the game to 3DS instead of the company’s newer Switch console.

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

The DOOM Nintendo Switch release date appears to leak via a retail listing, suggesting that fans will be able to play the game on the console by Christmas.

By Jasmine Henry on 19 September 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is full of endless hours of gameplay to keep players entertained months after the game’s launch, but that hasn’t stopped Nintendo from releasing some substantial...

By Denny Connolly on 17 September 2017
Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

One extremely talented Legend of Zelda fan creates a stunning cosplay of Breath of the Wild’s Mipha, the Princess of Zora, complete with fancy trident.

By Cody Gravelle on 16 September 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Can't Run on Switch, Says Director

Final Fantasy 15 Can't Run on Switch, Says Director

The wildly successful Nintendo Switch has garnered an overwhelming amount of buzz since its March 2017 release, even snagging the attention of big-ticket game franchises looking to develop ports fo...

By AJ Caulfield on 16 September 2017
Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

The Japanese Nintendo YouTube account briefly attached Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct broadcast with a Super Smash Bros. tag, prompting speculation that a new iteration of the series for Nintendo Swit...

By Rory Young on 14 September 2017
FIFA 18: Why Features Were Cut from Switch Version

FIFA 18: Why Features Were Cut from Switch Version

EA Bucharest Producer Andrei Lăzărescu discusses FIFA 18 on the Nintendo Switch, with regards to the missing features and what might change in the future.

By Rory Young on 12 September 2017
Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

About a month ago, the video game publisher and developer Capcom announced Resident Evil: Revelations and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 are set to arrive on the Nintendo Switch console sometime duri...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2017
Hurry Up And Watch The Sonic Mania Launch Trailer

Hurry Up And Watch The Sonic Mania Launch Trailer

With the release of Sonic Mania just a day away, SEGA has dropped an upbeat launch trailer loaded with new game footage. While the bulk of the trailer consists of the animated opening of Sonic Mania,...

By Curt Hutson on 11 September 2017
Sonic Mania Release Date Possibly Revealed by Steam

Sonic Mania Release Date Possibly Revealed by Steam

The last news fans heard regarding the release date of Sega’s 2D Sonic the Hedgehog revival with Sonic Mania involved the title being pushed back from its initial launch in the spring of this year...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2017
More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

Later this year, Nintendo will launch Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon for the Nintendo 3DS, followed by a brand new Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch in either 2018 or 2019. Along with these al...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 September 2017
Switch Launch Lineup Adds Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

Switch Launch Lineup Adds Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+

Nicalis, the publisher behind The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+, announces that the game will be joining the Nintendo Switch’s launch lineup on March 3. The Nintendo Switch might be one of the mos...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 September 2017
Rumor: Marvel Working on Secret Wars Game

Rumor: Marvel Working on Secret Wars Game

On the video game side, Marvel Comics has been quite busy as they help prepare to launch Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite next month, and are continuing projects set to release in 2018 like Spider-Man fo...

By Derek Nichols on 31 August 2017
Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

As a title with one of the more dedicated fanbases in gaming, Overwatch has had its fair share of success since launching in May 2016. As the title’s developer, Blizzard, continues to update the ga...

By Riley Little on 30 August 2017
Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

It goes with saying that the Nintendo Switch has been a big success ever since it was launched in March, quickly becoming Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever. The demand for the Big N’s new con...

By Alexander Pan on 28 August 2017
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...

By Rory Young on 26 August 2017
Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4 and Switch

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4 and Switch

Square Enix has announced Dragon Quest Builders 2, revealing several new features for the game as well as confirming that it’s coming to both PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch. It was an all-Dr...

By Rory Young on 26 August 2017
How Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to the Switch

How Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to the Switch

One of the biggest surprise game announcements to come from Microsoft’s E3 2017 press conference was Dragon Ball FighterZ, a new fighting game seemingly inspired by the Marvel vs. Capcom franchise....

By Dalton Cooper on 26 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been hard to find due to supply shortages since the console launched in March. Now, UK video game retailer GAME is blaming its current financial issues o...

By Boston Blake on 26 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Theme Song Gets Acoustic Cover

Super Mario Odyssey Theme Song Gets Acoustic Cover

Of the many surprises and reveals at Super Mario Odyssey‘s E3 2017 showcase, perhaps the biggest surprise was the unveiling of the game’s main theme “I’ll Be Your 1-Up Girl”, a jazzy song that feat...

By Alexander Pan on 26 August 2017
Breath of the Wild's Korok Seeds Used to be Different

Breath of the Wild's Korok Seeds Used to be Different

Anyone who has played The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild can likely appreciate the incredible amount of detail that went into the game’s massive world. Breath of the Wild‘s open world concept...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Outfits References Classic Games

Super Mario Odyssey Outfits References Classic Games

The moment a giant tyrannosaurus rex wearing a Mario hat burst onto the screen during the tail end of Nintendo’s E3 2017 showcase, it was clear that Super Mario Odyssey was something different. The...

By Riley Little on 26 August 2017
Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Despite the fact hacking carries negative connotation, it’s become increasingly common in recent years, especially with the steep upswing in technology. Hackers have found their way into film compa...

By AJ Caulfield on 23 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

While the PlayStation 4 was crowned best-selling console for June 2017, it looks like the Nintendo Switch is usurping the throne from Sony Interactive Entertainment’s current-generation console for...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Post-Launch Plans

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Post-Launch Plans

Ubisoft reveals the post-release plans for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, detailing a Season Pass that includes exclusive weapons and further story content.

By Rob Gordon on 21 August 2017
Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

As of yet, Capcom has not openly announced a US release for Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo Switch, as the forthcoming deluxe version of Monster Hunter Generations is currently only coming to the con...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Update: New bundles are now made available at GameStop and they are listed below. Shipping date for these three new Nintendo Switch bundles are by September 1st. Still can’t find a Switch in stock at...

By Dealzon on 21 August 2017
Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Switch components have already made headlines this week as the console’s screen supplier is struggling financially. But it seems that the headache about parts is far from over for the Big...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 August 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild offered up a huge world chock full of features, Nintendo is planning to expand the game through the release of downloadable content. The first of th...

By Rob Gordon on 18 August 2017
Pokemon Dev Talks New Game for Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Dev Talks New Game for Nintendo Switch

As one of the more exciting announcements during Nintendo’s E3 2017 showcase, many people were surprised to see an official confirmation that a core Pokemon title is en route to the Switch so early...

By Riley Little on 18 August 2017
Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale Games has already shown up in support for the Nintendo Switch. The episodic games developer announced plans to release Minecraft: Story Mode on the platform at some point in 2017. But it s...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 August 2017
Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

A developer for the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18 explains why the game doesn’t use the Frostbite engine, assuring fans the port won’t be ‘second-rate.’

By Jasmine Henry on 12 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Screen Supplier Has Finance Troubles

Nintendo Switch Screen Supplier Has Finance Troubles

Nintendo Switch sales are doing incredibly well and having outdone Nintendo’s sales expectations, the new console now looks well on track to outsell its predecessor, the Wii U. While this is good n...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 August 2017
Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

It’s an exciting day for Splatoon 2 fans, as a slew of news regarding the game’s forthcoming updates has been uncovered. Dataminers from the Wii Sports community team have dug up information that i...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 August 2017
The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

Competitive gaming has taken a major turn in recent months, with one of the largest steps forward for eSports arriving through the reveal of the first seven cities involved in the official Overwatc...

By Riley Little on 10 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

Despite the admittedly gross nature of the festivities, the latest Splatoon 2 Splatfest seemed to be a rousing success, with thousands of players tuning in to try their hand at battles that replace...

By AJ Caulfield on 10 August 2017
Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

When the news that a Pokemon RPG for the Nintendo Switch was being developed by Game Freak, many fans were excited to learn more. Although news on the project has been kept on the quiet side since...

By Rob Gordon on 10 August 2017
Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

About a month ago, a release date leak on Amazon pointed toward the possibility of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim launching on the Nintendo Switch later this fall, which likely led many to wonder how...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 August 2017
Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Nintendo has launched the smartphone app that will allow Switch owners to engage in matchmaking and chat with each other while playin...

By Brad Jones on 06 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Review

Splatoon 2 Review

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original released as a barebones endeavor that sl...

By Riley Little on 01 August 2017
Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

Splatoon 2′s first official post-launch Splatfest has been revealed, starting a condiment war between ketchup and mayonnaise. The ann...

By Rory Young on 01 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original released as a barebones endeavor that sl...

By Riley Little on 01 August 2017
Metroid Prime 4 Could Still Be Years Away

Metroid Prime 4 Could Still Be Years Away

Nintendo has released an earnings document for investors that teases an upcoming slate of video games, including possible release dat...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 July 2017
Skull and Bones Not Coming to Nintendo Switch

Skull and Bones Not Coming to Nintendo Switch

We already know that Ubisoft has plans to support the Nintendo Switch — before the console even launched, the studio promised that it...

By Brad Jones on 31 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo’s latest home/portable gaming console appears to be well on its way, based on the company’s wrap report following the comple...

By Riley Little on 29 July 2017
Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft is available on just about every platform under the sun, but it’s one of those games that seems right at home on the Ninten...

By Brad Jones on 29 July 2017
Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

Nintendo is starting off strong regarding its promise to consistently update Splatoon 2 with free DLC. Tomorrow Nintendo will be rele...

By Rory Young on 27 July 2017
Perception Review

Perception Review

It’s safe to say that BioShock and Dead Space are two of the most beloved horror games of the last generation, both earning high mark...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 July 2017
ARMS Review

ARMS Review

For a company that’s often criticized for failing to build upon its existing range of intellectual properties, there was certainly a...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2017
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: Kang the Conqueror Trailer

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: Kang the Conqueror Trailer

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and TT Games unveil an all-new trailer for Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2, highlighting the villainous Kang the Conquerer.

By AJ Caulfield on 25 July 2017
Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Ubisoft releases brand new footage of Mario + Rabbids: Battle Kingdom’s Spooky Trails world, as well as new details on the game’s hotly anticipated co-op mode.

By Riley Little on 21 July 2017
NBA 2K18 to Have Amiibo Support on Nintendo Switch?

NBA 2K18 to Have Amiibo Support on Nintendo Switch?

The Nintendo Switch version of NBA 2K18 may have amiibo support, if a Nintendo store listing is to be believed, but not all fans are on-board with the idea.

By Jasmine Henry on 20 July 2017
Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

The upcoming Kingdom Hearts 3 marks a first for the series, as it will be the first console game in the franchise to be released on X...

By Alexander Pan on 18 July 2017
Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Phil Harrison, former executive for both Sony and Microsoft, is back talking games during the Barcelona-based Gamelab conference and...

By Rory Young on 12 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

New direct feed footage of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay involving a small Moon-rewarding challenge was put online today. Nintendo Wor...

By Rory Young on 12 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

In one of the more infuriating instances of theft in the gaming world, Oklahoma police report that an unidentified man stole a Ninten...

By AJ Caulfield on 12 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey will not have a game over state, Nintendo confirms. The company has been steadily revealing more and more informa...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 July 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11, the latest single-player release in the hugely popular JRPG franchise, is reportedly coming Westward according to a...

By Rory Young on 12 July 2017
Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Today’s Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct revealed plans to release a pre-launch Splatfest multiplayer demo. Splatoon 2‘s first Splatfest wi...

By Rory Young on 11 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Online App Release Date Announced

Nintendo Switch Online App Release Date Announced

When Nintendo first announced its Nintendo Switch Online app, feedback from gamers was mixed. Now, gamers will get a chance to try ou...

By Boston Blake on 11 July 2017
Platinum Games Teases Wonderful 101 Switch Port

Platinum Games Teases Wonderful 101 Switch Port

Following a Bayonetta Nintendo Switch port tease earlier this week, Platinum Games appears to be teasing The Wonderful 101 on Nintend...

By Rory Young on 11 July 2017
Bayonetta Series Releasing on Nintendo Switch?

Bayonetta Series Releasing on Nintendo Switch?

Just recently, the video game developer Platinum Games finally set up an official Twitter page, and it decided the account’s inaugura...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 July 2017
Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

As a frontrunner for the best game of 2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild managed to turn heads upon its initial release. T...

By Riley Little on 08 July 2017
Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

There’s little question that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been a huge success for Nintendo. Indeed, that much is evide...

By Riley Little on 06 July 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Some games resonate so strongly with an audience that a developer will continuously seek out ways to appease the masses that continuo...

By Riley Little on 06 July 2017
This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

As the first-ever Zelda title to feature voice acting, Breath of the Wild opted to leave the series’ protagonist, Link, without any l...

By Riley Little on 06 July 2017
Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

The Nintendo Switch port of Steep may be in trouble if recent rumors are to be believed. Steep was confirmed for the Switch ahead of...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 July 2017
Silent Hill Monster Joins Super Bomberman R

Silent Hill Monster Joins Super Bomberman R

Konami had made some notable missteps in recent years, but it’s difficult to fault the studio for Super Bomberman R. The throwback ti...

By Brad Jones on 02 July 2017
Miyamoto Isn't Interested in Remakes of Old Nintendo Games

Miyamoto Isn't Interested in Remakes of Old Nintendo Games

Nintendo’s most iconic franchise is set to make its debut on the Switch later this year with the release of Super Mario Odyssey. Give...

By Brad Jones on 01 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

When Super Mario Odyssey was originally announced for the Switch with a jubilant and colorful reveal trailer, fans were incredibly ex...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 July 2017
Here's Why Nintendo Switch's Online Service Was Delayed

Here's Why Nintendo Switch's Online Service Was Delayed

Earlier this month, Nintendo confirmed that the Switch’s online service will not launch until 2018. Now, the company has revealed exa...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 June 2017
Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

All things considered, the Nintendo Switch had a surprisingly strong showing at E3 2017, with Nintendo unveiling new footage of the s...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 June 2017
ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character that will be joining the roster of its newest fighting game,...

By Riley Little on 27 June 2017
Nintendo: Super Mario Odyssey Hat Isn't 'Possession'

Nintendo: Super Mario Odyssey Hat Isn't 'Possession'

We live in a post-E3 2017 world where the video game community is seriously having a debate about whether or not Mario is a villain....

By Cody Gravelle on 27 June 2017
Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

With E3 2017 well under way, gamers have gotten a solid understanding of what to expect from Nintendo in the coming months. Still, Pi...

By Riley Little on 26 June 2017
Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Gamers who are yet to get their hands on a Nintendo Switch might well have a hard time finding a retailer that still has stock of the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 June 2017
Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

The last few weeks for Nintendo and its beloved Pokemon franchise have been a rollercoaster ride. The June Pokemon Direct Stream came...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 June 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

At E3 2017 Bethesda revealed new details about Skyrim for the Nintendo Switch. Although the company only penciled the game in for a h...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

Although a lot of the focus around Super Mario Odyssey coming out of E3 2017 is centered on the hat mechanic, which lets players cont...

By Anthony Taormina on 26 June 2017
Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

Dragon Ball FighterZ Could Come to Nintendo Switch

As many fans excitedly await further details on Dragon Ball FighterZ, Nintendo Switch owners have been left hoping that they won’t be...

By Riley Little on 26 June 2017
Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

It’s fair to say that the Nintendo Switch has really grabbed the attention of long-term Nintendo fans, wowing users with titles such...

By Rob Gordon on 26 June 2017
Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Over the last few months, rumors have been mounting that Pokemon Sun and Moon would come to the Nintendo Switch as Pokemon Stars. Nin...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

By forcing out Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and investing its time into creating pachinko machines over actual video games,...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2017
Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character that will be joining the roster of its newest fighting game,...

By Riley Little on 16 June 2017
Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo Switch Won't Get US Release

Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo Switch Won't Get US Release

E3 has turned out to be a big week for news relating to the Monster Hunter franchise. After some rumors of a new game called Monster...

By Denny Connolly on 16 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

E3 2017 has proved to be an important one for Nintendo, with the company taking a lot of time to show off Super Mario Odyssey. The ga...

By Rob Gordon on 16 June 2017
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 th...

By Rob Gordon on 16 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Sun and Moon Sequel Rumored for Nintendo Switch

After weeks of speculation over an alleged new Pokemon title called Pokemon Stars that’s supposedly coming to the Nintendo Switch, th...

By Alexander Pan on 16 June 2017
Is This Why Sony Won't Allow Minecraft Cross Play?

Is This Why Sony Won't Allow Minecraft Cross Play?

Sony has been in the firing line this week as the company reportedly ‘refused’ to allow Minecraft cross-platform play. A Minecraft cr...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 June 2017
3 Things We'd Like to See in a Super Smash Bros. Deluxe

3 Things We'd Like to See in a Super Smash Bros. Deluxe

Update: Super Smash Bros. Deluxe wasn’t announced during the Nintendo conference this year, but we’re still confident that the game c...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 16 June 2017
Nintendo Switch Party Chat Adapter is Laughably Bad

Nintendo Switch Party Chat Adapter is Laughably Bad

When Nintendo first announced its online service for the Switch, the company did so without fully detailing how certain features woul...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 June 2017
Nintendo is Fighting With Apple Over Switch Production

Nintendo is Fighting With Apple Over Switch Production

Nintendo is reportedly fighting with Apple over production of its new console, the Nintendo Switch. This information follows reports ...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 June 2017
Pokemon Direct Stream Announced, 'Exciting News' Teased

Pokemon Direct Stream Announced, 'Exciting News' Teased

Nintendo announces a Pokemon Direct livestream ahead of its E3 2017 press conference. Fans have been sent into a tailspin, taking to...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 June 2017
Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Nintendo continues to ride high after launching the Switch this past March, thanks in large part of solid first-party games like The...

By Derek Nichols on 05 June 2017
Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Later this month, E3 2017 will take over Los Angeles, and give the world a sneak peek of the most exciting video games of the not-too...

By Brad Jones on 05 June 2017
Pokemon Star: Website Points to Nintendo Switch Release

Pokemon Star: Website Points to Nintendo Switch Release

An update to the official Pokemon website offers the latest piece of evidence that a game called Pokemon Star will be released for th...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 June 2017
Nintendo Switch Gets Unofficial Super Famicom Skin

Nintendo Switch Gets Unofficial Super Famicom Skin

Thanks to its nature as a console-handheld hybrid, the Nintendo Switch feels a bit more like a system of the future than its biggest...

By Brad Jones on 04 June 2017
Rockstar Parent Company to 'Selectively' Support Switch

Rockstar Parent Company to 'Selectively' Support Switch

Nintendo’s latest console has been doing well so far, and one more developer is showing support for it. Take-Two Interactive CEO Stra...

By Sarah Fields on 03 June 2017
Monster Hunter XX Gets Switch Trailer

Monster Hunter XX Gets Switch Trailer

After a brief announcement from Capcom that Monster Hunter XX would be making its way to the Nintendo Switch, the company has now fol...

By Weston Albert on 03 June 2017
Nintendo Stock Jumps After Monster Hunter Switch Reveal

Nintendo Stock Jumps After Monster Hunter Switch Reveal

Capcom’s reveal that Monster Hunter XX, the expanded version of Monster Hunter Generations, will be coming to the Switch has had extr...

By Sarah Fields on 03 June 2017
Nintendo Increasing Switch Production for Holidays

Nintendo Increasing Switch Production for Holidays

New reports say that Nintendo is ramping up production of the Nintendo Switch ahead of the holidays, in order to prepare for the dema...

By Weston Albert on 02 June 2017
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Announcement Trailer

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Announcement Trailer

The LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 announcement trailer is released, hinting at a huge open-world and a massive character roster. Develop...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 June 2017
Rumor: Pokken Tournament Coming to Nintendo Switch?

Rumor: Pokken Tournament Coming to Nintendo Switch?

As the library of games continues to grow for the Nintendo Switch, gamers have continued to speculate on which potentially overlooked...

By Riley Little on 01 June 2017
Dark Souls Trilogy Could Come to Nintendo Switch

Dark Souls Trilogy Could Come to Nintendo Switch

According to a new report, FromSoftware is considering bringing the Dark Souls trilogy of games to the Nintendo Switch and that a Dar...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 June 2017
ARMS Barely Takes Up Any Space On The Switch

ARMS Barely Takes Up Any Space On The Switch

The Nintendo Switch has a lot of positives in terms of its portability, battery life, and the promise of increased third party suppor...

By John Jacques on 30 May 2017
MLB Team Plays Mario Kart 8 During Rain Delay

MLB Team Plays Mario Kart 8 During Rain Delay

The Atlanta Braves faced more than the Pittsburgh Pirates this Tuesday, as the noontime game brought with it a serious downpour of ra...

By John Jacques on 27 May 2017
Mario Kart Is the Best-Selling Racing Game Series in US

Mario Kart Is the Best-Selling Racing Game Series in US

Following the revelation from several weeks ago that Mario Kart 8 Deluxe set a franchise sale record to become the fastest-selling ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 May 2017
Red Dead Redemption 2: Chances of Switch Port 'Poor'

Red Dead Redemption 2: Chances of Switch Port 'Poor'

Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter says that the chances of Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2 coming to the Nintendo Swit...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 May 2017
Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

Nintendo: Wii U and Amiibo Sales Dropping

In Nintendo’s latest financial earnings report, the company reveals that the Wii U continues to struggle in sales, but 3DS is enjoyin...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2017
The Switch's Late Night Debut Reveals More About It

The Switch's Late Night Debut Reveals More About It

Gamers carefully analyze footage of Jimmy Fallon and Reggie Fils-Aime trying out the Nintendo Switch, and determine that the console...

By Sarah Fields on 12 May 2017
Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

Nintendo confirms that last year’s sleeper hit Stardew Valley is headed to the Switch this summer, and it’s set to be the first version of the game to introduce multiplayer.

By Brad Jones on 24 February 2017