Tag Archives: Nintendo

Valve’s Gabe Newell Was This Close To Collaborating With Nintendo

Valve doesn’t just team up with anyone – the team, headed up by the legendary Gabe Newell, puts time and research into what it plans to do next. Heck, we can’t even imagine the kind of negotiations Sony had to put in to get Newell to appear on their stage to announce Portal 2. So imagine our surprise when we learned ... Read More »

Rocket League on Nintendo Switch Will Have Free Mario and Metroid Cars

Rocket League on the Nintendo Switch will have Mario and Metroid-themed vehicles, the game’s developer Psyonix announced on Wednesday. They will be provided free exclusively to all Switch players, though you’ll need to unlock them by completing certain achievements. A total of two vehicles will be available in four different choices: Mario and Luigi NSR, and Samus’ well-known gunship from Metroid, with a colour variant for her Varia ... Read More »

Nintendo Switch Gets Its First Video Streaming App

HIGHLIGHTS Niconico is the first streaming app on the Nintendo Switch It is a popular video platform in Japan We could see the likes of YouTube and Netflix on the Switch in the future The Nintendo Switch gets its first video streaming app in Niconico. It’s an extremely popular live streaming platform in Japan. At the moment, Nintendo Switch owners with Japanese accounts ... Read More »

Nintendo Switch Update Makes It Easier to Find Lost Joy-Con Controllers

HIGHLIGHTS Switch console got a substantial software update Users will be able to use the console to make the controllers vibrate The update also makes some additional adjustments to the console Nintendo’s Switch console got a substantial software update that literally helps it keep its act together. The portable console has detachable controllers – Joy-Cons – two adjectives that are ... Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey Nintendo Switch Release Date Announced at E3 2017

HIGHLIGHTS Super Mario Odyssey is releasing on October 27, 2017 It will be available only on the Nintendo Switch gaming console The gameplay revolves around Mario’s hat We got our first look at Super Mario Odyssey since the Nintendo Switch launch event in January 2017, at E3 2017. The Nintendo stream at E3 showed a mix of cinematic and gameplay ... Read More »

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 for the Nintendo Switch Slated for Holiday 2017 Release

HIGHLIGHTS Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is an open-world role-playing game It features anime-inspired character designs It is out for the Nintendo Switch this holiday season Nintendo at E3 2017 started proceedings with Xenoblade Chronicles 2. The open-world Japanese role-playing game is slated for a Holiday 2017 release. This comes days after it was suggested that the game would be delayed to ... Read More »

A New Pokemon Game for the Nintendo Switch Is Coming in 2018

HIGHLIGHTS Nintendo confirmed that a new Pokemon game is in the works It will be releasing on Nintendo Switch in 2018 This game will be a role-playing game Developer GameFreak has begun development on a core RPG Pokemon title for the Nintendo Switch. This is the first proper Pokemon title under development for the Nintendo Switch. Until now all we ... Read More »

Nintendo Switch sales update, price news and games reveal

The top Nintendo Switch sales, price and games news from this week While the Switch faces a tough market, with the Xbox One and PS4 already firmly established and offering a big library of titles, it appears Nintendo have found a big niche. We already know that the console’s first weekend made it the fastest selling-hardware for Nintendo in that ... Read More »

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Nintendo is all set to release its newest hybrid gaming console, the Nintendo Switch, early next year with more details to be announced in January. A member of the NeoGAF forums has shed some light on a bunch of patent applications that were just published in Nintendo’s name. Sometimes we can see some of the planned functions of a product ... Read More »

Nintendo shares spike 8% on first smartphone app success

Nintendo shares spiked over 8 percent Tuesday after the company’s first mobile app, Miitomo, racked up a million users in three days. Miitomo was released last Thursday and over the weekend, the official Twitter account for the app announced the grand total. Miitomo, which is only currently available in Japan, was also number one on Apple’s App store in the ... Read More »