Month: December 2017

Chain Attacks in Xenoblade Chronicles 2: How To

The battle system within Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is considerably complex. Even 16 hours into the game, you’ll still find tutorial screens explaining how to use advanced techniques within the game. Chain attacks are a powerful tool in your arsenal, first...

/ December 15, 2017
The Game Awards

The Nintendo Switch’s First Game Awards

Image Source Since The Game Awards began in 2014, it’s been difficult for a Nintendo fan to watch the annual show. There were the odd nominees here and there, but what fans really looked forward to were the announcements. Now...

/ December 14, 2017
A promotional image for Megaman 11.

A Recap of the Mega Man 30th Anniversary Presentation

  A little over a week ago, Capcom announced that we should all tune in to watch a special 30th Anniversary Mega Man stream on the 4th December. Mega Man’s anniversary actually falls on December 17th, but apparently Capcom were...

/ December 14, 2017
10 Best Switch Games For Christmas

10 Best Nintendo Switch Games for Christmas

So it’s December. The air positively reeks of Christmas cheer. The quaint little observation “Hasn’t the year just flown by?” is grating on your ears. Shopping centres have become warzones and Christmas carols blare unreservedly from every shopfront. And you’re...

/ December 14, 2017
Picture of an Nintendo Switch with Rocket League on it

Nintendo’s Love-Hate-Love Relationship With Third Party Developers: A Historical Perspective

  The Nintendo Switch has caught a lot of attention from third-party developers in its first year. As Nintendo have such a strong first-party lineup, fans generally tend to buy their consoles for the exclusives. However, third-party support is very...

/ December 14, 2017
Yooka Laylee

Switch Game Releases (December 11th 2017)

Hey fellow Switchaboos! Here are this week’s releases for the Nintendo Switch from 11/12/17 – 17/12/17. It’s a big week for the Switch with a whopping 11 games coming out. So, let’s get stuck into them! Note: All prices are...

/ December 14, 2017