Pre-orders have come and very quickly gone for Nintendo’s hotly anticipated SNES Classic Edition retro console. Retailers began posting their stock on websites over a month ago, and almost every single one sold out within minutes. Since then there have been small restocks, mostly of…..
Some hackers and dataminers have found what many are thinking is a tribute to the late president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, in the coding of all Nintendo Switch units. The supposed tribute comes in the form of the NES game Golf, which is apparently in the…..
Toys R Us recently filed for bankruptcy for their United States and Canada stores. According to Toys R Us’ official statement, the company is working “to restructure the $5 billion of long-term debt on our balance sheet.” Stores outside the U.S. and Canada will not…..
Not long ago, it was announced that to celebrate the upcoming 20th Pokémon movie, there would be a Mystery Gift event for Sun and Moon that would allow players to receive a Pikachu wearing one of Ash’s six hats from the anime series. The code for this event…..
A poster advertising the upcoming Pokémon games Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon was recently posted online. The image of the poster was originally posted on NeoGAF and seems to hold some interesting implications for the new games. On the poster, we see some of the important characters from…..
Celebi is an event-only Pokémon, meaning you probably don’t have one unless you were in the right place at the right time or you’re a cheater. Yesterday (September 13), during a Nintendo Direct stream, it was revealed that players will soon have another chance to…..
Nintendo has announced the release of two limited edition New Nintendo 2DS XL featuring a special design inspired on Pokemon. The first one imitates the design of a Pokeball, featuring the classic white and red colors and even some pieces of the iconic object. The…..
Today (September 13), Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct stream that discussed such games as Minecraft, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, Mario Party: The Top 100 and Super Mario Odyssey, among many others. Also discussed during the stream were two upcoming games in the Kirby franchise, one of which is…..
One of the most anticipated games of the year is Super Mario Odyssey, which will be Mario’s main series debut on the Switch. The game’s release date is coming up and Nintendo’s recent Nintendo Direct stream spent a good amount of time discussing some of its…..
Mario Party came out on the Nintendo 64 in 1999 (1998 in Japan), throwing many of the series’ prominent characters together on a game board as they sought to collect more Stars than anyone else by the game’s end. The series has spanned multiple platforms…..
Today (September 13), Nintendo held an extensive Nintendo Direct stream to give news about various upcoming games for the 3DS and Switch. Two of the games discussed in the video, which was streamed on YouTube and Twitch, were the upcoming Pokémon games Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. The news…..
Update: A new video on the Pokémon YouTube channel confirmed that Lycanroc will have its own Z-Move, but it will be called Splintered Stormshards. The move will inflict damage and remove Terrains. The video also stated that the event Rockruff will only evolve into Dusk Form Lycanroc,…..
When Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon were announced, one of the big reveals was that cover Legendaries Solgaleo and Lunala would be getting new forms in the new games. Not much information about these new forms was given other than what they look like, but some…..
If you were one of the thousands who missed the opportunity to purchase one of the NES Classic Edition last year, Nintendo is offering you a new chance in 2018, with the nostalgic console being back in production for a planned 2018 re-release. The good…..
The Nintendo Switch has one of the most versatile set of controller options of any home console. You can play with the Joy-Con controllers connected to the Switch itself, you can connect them to a gamepad or you can play with just one Joy-Con. Or…..
The SNES Classic Edition officially launches later this month, on September 29. Even before its actual release, the mini-console has had a bit of a rough start. Firstly, it’s coming off the heels of the NES Classic Edition, which came out last year and was…..
Nintendo has a Direct presentation coming up on Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. EST which will detail the future of the Switch and 3DS in the upcoming months. This one in particular, however, is sure to be a doozy as its a full 45…..
Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is the upcoming 20th movie in the Pokémon anime series and is set to hit theaters in North America later this year. To celebrate this milestone, several different hat-wearing Pikachu will be available for Pokémon Sun and Moon via digital code. The official Pokémon…..
The latest issue of Famitsu has revealed that Sakura from Fire Emblem Fates will be a playable character in Fire Emblem Warriors. Sakura fulfills a similar to Elise (who was also featured in the preview) in the Birthright Route in Fates, so it makes sense that…..
This year marks the 30th anniversary of probably the most legendary fighting series, Street Fighter, and Capcom is preparing lots of special events to celebrate the milestone. Today the company has announced a partnership with iam8bit to release a special re-issue of the original SNES…..
Shovel Knight is easily one of the biggest success stories from the early days of Kickstarter. The game launched in 2014 to wide spread acclaim and has only gotten bigger and better since then. A series of prequel games/DLC have been released as part of…..
Stranger Things, the hit show from Netflix and The Duffer Brothers, practically oozed 80’s charm and nostalgia. The show took its viewers back to a simpler time, when kids sat in their basements playing Dungeons & Dragons, and bullies tormented them all day. OK, so…..
Breath of the Wild’s cel-shaded graphics can be absolutely beautiful at times, but have you ever wondered what the game would look like without them? The answer is simple: horrifying. Link himself is particularly haunting with dead doll-like eyes and a blank facial expression Posted…..
Nintendo has announced that Fire Emblem Warriors for the Nintendo Switch and New 3DS will launch in North America on Oct. 20. In addition to the announcement, Nintendo revealed a special edition, priced at $79.99, that will be available the Switch which includes: Fire…..
The newest entries in the main series of Pokémon games, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, are set to release later this year. Earlier today (August 28), Nintendo of America announced that there will be what they are calling the Veteran Trainer’s Dual Pack for the games. The #PokemonUltraSunMoon…..