All posts by Alex Harding

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

Born Punk

Born Punk Reaches Kickstarter Goal in Under 24 Hours

It felt like only yesterday that we were announcing the start of Born Punk’s Kickstarter campaign… because it was yesterday! Insert Disk 22 were only asking for AU$14,000, but that isn’t to take away from their success story. With 28...

/ February 7, 2019

Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kirby’s Adventure Being added to Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo has just announced that they’ll be adding two more NES games to the Nintendo Switch Online app on February 13th: Super Mario Bros. 2 and Kirby’s Adventure. For the second month in a row, Japan will be receiving a...

/ February 6, 2019
Born Punk

Kickstarter Project of the Week: Born Punk

For this week’s Switch Kickstarter Project of the Week, we will be looking at Insert Disk 22’s Born Punk. Here’s the description: Born Punk is a point & click adventure! It’s a cyberpunk adventure! It’s science-fiction too! Now that the...

/ February 5, 2019
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Microsoft Wants to Expand Cross-Platform Gaming via Xbox Live on Nintendo Switch

GDC is only one month away and Microsoft have begun to talk about their plans for the future. The most interesting thing of note is that Microsoft wishes to grow Xbox Live through PC, mobile devices and Nintendo Switch. Jeffrey...

/ February 4, 2019
Wargroove

Wargroove (Switch) – Opening 35 Minutes Gameplay Footage

Dragon Marked For Death has finally released on Nintendo Switch! If you’ve been interested in this game but not sure whether to put down some heard earned money, why not watch some gameplay footage first?   Will you be picking...

/ February 2, 2019
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Nintendo Teased an Unannounced Game that “fans would be delighted to know”

In Nintendo’s financial results meeting, Nintendo was a little cheeky and teased that they have an unannounced titles that “fans would be delighted to know”. As this is for the next fiscal year, we probably won’t be hearing anything about...

/ February 1, 2019
Nintendo Illumination

Super Mario Bros Movie on Track for a 2022 Release

Not long ago, Nintendo announced that Mario was going to receive his own theatrical movie and that they have partnered with Despicable Me studio Illumination. With financial briefing meetings underway, we’re getting a lot of updates about Nintendo’s future plans....

/ February 1, 2019
Super Nintendo World

Nintendo Hope to Have the Universal Theme Parks Ready by 2020 Tokyo Olympics

With financial briefing meetings underway, we’re getting a lot of updates about Nintendo’s future plans. One that caught our eyes was that Nintendo’s ‘Super Nintendo World’ at Universal Studios is progressing well and that they plan to have it open...

/ February 1, 2019
Dragon Marked For Death

Dragon Marked For Death (Switch) – Opening 30 Minutes Gameplay Footage

Dragon Marked For Death has finally released on Nintendo Switch! If you’ve been interested in this game but not sure whether to put down some heard earned money, why not watch some gameplay footage first?

/ February 1, 2019

Switchaboo Podcast: Episode 2 – Metroid Prime 4 Delay

Hello everyone and welcome to episode 2 of the Switchaboo Podcast! Today, we’ll be talking about the recent Indie Highlights video, the unfortunate delay of Metroid Prime 4 and our favourite Nintendo characters… Click here for the Soundcloud version.

/ February 1, 2019