Category: Nintendo

Partner Showcase October

Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase October 2020 Recap

Out of nowhere (which has been Nintendo’s MO recently), a Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase dropped. This is said to be the last one for the year but my word, it was a doozy. Here’s the full recap, courtesy of...

/ October 29, 2020
Kirby Fighters 2

Kirby Fighters 2 – Switch Review

While most Kirby games have an emphasis on platforming with combat mixed in, Kirby Fighters 2 is a nice change of pace: nothing but combat. While the Kirby series has fallen to the wayside in recent years, this later entry...

/ October 24, 2020

Famicom Fire Emblem Entry Coming to Switch; Translated to English for the First Time Ever

On the 30th anniversary of the original Fire Emblem Entry on Famicom, Nintendo will be re-releasing the game on the Nintendo Switch and for the first time ever, it will be fully localised for English audiences. This entry will be...

/ October 23, 2020
Nintendo 64 Wireless Controller

Kickstarter Project of the Week: Nintendo 64 Wireless Controller

For this week’s Switch Kickstarter Project of the Week, we won’t be looking at a game, rather we will be looking at Retro Fighter’s Nintendo 64 Wireless Controller, a brand new wireless controller for the Nintendo 64 console. These controllers are looking to start...

/ October 4, 2020
Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Super Mario 3D All-Stars – Switch Review

This may well be the hardest game (or game collection, if you will) that I have ever had to review. It’s difficult to have a unique opinion about some of the most iconic 3D platformers in video game history, therefore...

/ September 19, 2020
Nintendo Direct Mini Partner Showcase September

Another Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase is Happening Tomorrow

We just got wind from Nintendo that another Nintendo Direct Mini: Partner Showcase is set to air tomorrow. Whilst some of these have been underwhelming, we have seen some exciting news from them in the past, such as Shin Megami...

/ September 16, 2020

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
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
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