All posts by Alex Harding

Lover of chocolate and admirer of video games, Alex is the chief writer/editor of Switchaboo.

The Nintendo Switch is Getting a Fortnite Special Edition Console in Europe, Australia & New Zealand

Weirder things have happened, but Nintendo has just announced something quite unexpected. On November 6th, a Fortnite special edition Nintendo Switch console will be made available in retail and online stores. Here’s the press release: It’s time to board the...

/ September 10, 2020
No More Heroes 3

No More Heroes 3 Pushed Back to 2021

For many months now, the two big releases for 2020 on the Switch eShop have been No More Heroes 3 and Bravely Default 2. Whilst we still haven’t had an update on the latter, Grasshopper Manufacture and Suda51 have come...

/ September 10, 2020
Bake N Switch

Bake ‘n Switch – Switch Review

The aptly named Bake ‘n Switch transforms players into a world of Apprentice Bakers, magical living Buns and an ever-growing threat of mould. In this co-op cooking party game crossed brawler, combine Bun creatures to make bigger Buns in order...

/ September 10, 2020
Adventures of Pip

Adventures of Pip – Switch Review

Nostalgia is a powerful tool in video games; sometimes even a single pixel can take you back to better times. Adventures of Pip understands this by taking place within a world where pixels and sprites are common knowledge and Princess...

/ September 10, 2020
Hotshot Racing

Hotshot Racing – Switch Review

Gear up and take in those sweet waves of nostalgia as Hotshot Racing attempts to bring back the classic arcade racing genre from the 90s. With four tourneys, eight racers, online and additional modes, all running at a smooth 1080p...

/ September 9, 2020
Hyrule Warriors Sequel

Hyrule Warriors Sequel Age of Calamity Coming in November

In true Nintendo 2020 fashion, they’ve just dropped another bombshell. This time, Hyrule Warriors is getting a sequel called Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity. Here’s the announcement and a trailer: A century before the events of The Legend of Zelda: Breath...

/ September 9, 2020
No Straight Roads Competition

Competition: No Straight Roads

Disclaimer: Due to postage and region restrictions, this competition for No Straight Roads is only available for residents in Australia and New Zealand. Courtesy of Five Star Games, we are happy to announce that we are holding a competition to...

/ September 8, 2020
Girl Genius

Kickstarter Project of the Week: Girl Genius – Adventures in Castle Heterodyne

For this week’s Switch Kickstarter Project of the Week, we will be looking at Rain Games’ Girl Genius – Adventures in Heterodyne. The game is slated to release December 2022 on PC and Mac, with PlayStation and Xbox releases as stretch goals. In regards...

/ September 6, 2020
Camped Out

Camped Out! Gets an All New Gameplay Trailer

Ever since we interviewed INCA Studio’s Andrew Caluzzi at PAXAUS last year, we’ve been itching to hear more about their debut title Camped Out!. In this new gameplay trailer, you’ll see how you can set up camp before nightfall and...

/ September 6, 2020
Super Mario Direct Recap

Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary Direct Recap

Well, that came out of nowhere! I’ve been hyperventilating and since Nintendo Australia have provided a full Super Mario Direct recap, let’s hear it from them: Mario has come a long way since jumping on that first Goomba in World...

/ September 3, 2020