When it was announced earlier this year that a “core RPG Pokémon title” is being developed for the Nintendo Switch, many fans wondered what this would mean for the franchise, which, up to this point, has released mainline games exclusively on handheld consoles. Some thought that…..
Nintendo today announced that their hardware sales account for two-thirds of Septembers video game hardware sales. In September, the Nintendo Switch was once again the top-selling current-gen console hardware in the United States, according to the NPD Group, which tracks video game sales in the country. This…..
A new trailer was recently uploaded to The Official Pokémon YouTube Channel and it takes on a much more serious tone than previous videos. This trailer was released on the Japanese Pokémon YouTube channel a couple of weeks ago, but now English-speaking territories get to watch it…..
Some members of Game Freak, the developer of all main series Pokémon games, reportedly had a recent interview with Japanese magazine Famitsu. Information from this interview appears to have leaked before the issue of Famitsu with released, however. Information from the interview was recently posted on…..
A company called Analogue has been making 3rd party consoles that play classic video games. So far, they’ve released the Nt and Nt Mini, which play original NES cartridges. According to Polygon, they are soon going to release the Super Nt, which will be able…..
Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon come out on November 17, but it looks like Game Freak still wants to keep Sun and Moon relevant right up to the release of the new games. It was recently announced on the official Pokémon website that there will soon be an event…..
Bandai Namco and Nintendo are adding some very interesting online functionalities to Pokken Tournament DX very soon. An upcoming free update is planned to unlock new features like online team battles, an official group section for group matches, record pokemon movements and use them in…..
Today (October 12), a new video revealing some more new info about the upcoming games Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon was uploaded. This video confirmed much of the information that was leaked two days ago. The new video starts off describing some new moves for Necrozma’s…..
This week’s Japanese sales are marked by the return of Nintendo’s ‘other’ iconic home console. Having learned from the mistakes of the limited distribution of the NES Classic last year, the company made sure to ship enough devices to meet the demand, and they were…..
Recently, some pages from an upcoming edition of CoroCoro magazine have leaked that give some new information about Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. Past leaks of this sort have gone on to be proven mostly true, with minor inaccuracies largely being attributed to just translation errors……
The SNES Classic Edition came out a little over a week ago and, just as expected, it has been immensely popular. Given the success of both the NES Classic and the SNES Classic, some questions have been raised about future Nintendo micro consoles. Will there…..
Starting today (October 9) and going through October 23, there is an event for the distribution of the Legendary Pokémon Marshadow for the games Pokémon Sun and Moon. This event is part of the marketing campaign to advertise Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!, which Marshadow will have…..
One of the criticisms of more recent Pokémon games is that they aren’t as hard as the older games in the series. This has led fans of the franchise to create ROM hacks of the games to make them harder for players who love the series…..
Nintendo has released a new trailer for the upcoming 3.2 update of its Nintendo Switch fighting exclusive ARMS. The trailer showcases new features like new camera functionalities or the introduction of achievement badges. However, what has got fans most excited is the small tease at…..
Some of you may have heard that a retro-style Stranger Things mobile game was recently released. The game is free and received almost no marketing or advertising, so it was easy to overlook and not think much of. But, as a fan of the show, I…..
Recently, it was announced that Dark Horse Comics will be releasing the third and final installment of the Goddess Collection trilogy, a collection of three books detailing the world and lore of The Legend of Zelda franchise. Dark Horse has also published books on Fire Emblem…..
Earlier today (October 5), a new trailer was dropped for the upcoming games Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. Among other reveals, one of the new things shown in this trailer is the new Ultra Beast UB Adhesive. That brings our current total up to three new…..
The highly anticipated Super Mario Odyssey comes out later this month and in anticipation of the new game, Mario is going to be visiting various locations in the United States in real life. Mario will be driving from location to location in a Super Mario Odyssey-themed trailer…..
It has been becoming more and more evident that the Legendary Pokémon Necrozma will have an important role in the upcoming games Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, despite having a very small and hidden role in the original Pokémon Sun and Moon. While the new English trailer for…..
The highly anticipated SNES Classic Edition was released last Friday and, just as everyone expected, it sold out immediately. Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has stated that production for the SNES Classic has been “dramatically increased” due to consumer demand, which is good to…..
This past Friday, the highly anticipated SNES Classic Edition hit stores. One of the big draws for this micro console is the fact that it is currently the only legitimate way to play the never before released Star Fox 2. The story behind the game is…..
Dark Horse, a company known mostly for their comics and graphic novels such as Sin City, Mass Effect comics and various comics by My Chemical Romance singer Gerard Way, have taken to publishing books delving into the intricate details of The Legend of Zelda franchise over the…..
As a young kid, I wasn’t allowed to play video games much. However, I was obsessed with Pokémon from watching the TV show and collecting the trading cards. Christmas of 2001, when I was seven years old, my parents finally succumbed and got me a Game…..
Nintendo is notorious for being extremely protective over their properties. This has manifested itself in different ways, such as sending out cease and desist letters to creators of fan-games, like Zelda: Breath of the NES and Pokémon Uranium Version. Another way Nintendo has shown this is how…..
The Super NES Classic Edition has finally been released and people everywhere are still standing in line hoping to get their hands on one. The NES Classic was a massive success for Nintendo, so it makes perfect sense that the company has doubled down on…..