E3: Nintendo focuses on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo has made Super Smash Bros. Ultimate the centrepiece of its offerings at the E3 Show. As a result, we now know a lot more about the much-anticipated Switch iteration of the...

Two new Pokemon games coming to Switch this November

Nintendo and The Pokemon Company have released details of two new Pokemon games – Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu and Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee – which will be released for the Switch...

Resident Evil 7 coming to Switch via the cloud

Capcom has announced that it will bring Resident Evil 7 to the Switch in Japan on May 24, 2018.  However, there is a catch: it won’t be available via game cartridge or digital...

Minecraft Bedrock Edition, The Banner Saga heading to Switch

Minecraft Bedrock Edition and award-winning 2D RPG The Banner Saga are coming to Nintendo’s Switch. Minecraft Bedrock Edition will land on Nintendo’s hit console on an as-yet unspecified day this June, while...
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Nintendo Switch firmware update brings Facebook, Twitter integration

Nintendo has updated the Switch’s firmware to version 5.0.0, bringing a number of new features to the console including Facebook and Twitter integration. The firmware update is now live, and should download automatically...

Splatoon 2 European Championship coming to Switzerland in March

Nintendo has announced that the Splatoon 2 European Championship will take place in Switzerland on 31 March. To be precise, the battle to decide which team will be crowned as the finest exponent...

New videos flesh out Nintendo Labo gameplay

Nintendo has released three new videos that provide an insight into the sort of gameplay experiences we can expect from its innovative cardboard-construction initiative for the Switch, Labo. https://www.youtube.com/embed/D4v_LcHnDbs  The video above begins...

Kamiya explains Bayonetta 3’s Switch exclusivity

Platinum Games Vice President Hideki Kamiya has issued a lengthy statement on Twitter shedding light on the forthcoming Bayonetta 3’s status as a Nintendo Switch exclusive. https://www.youtube.com/embed/Ti-i40Ez6KY  In a lengthy missive split into...

Switch outsells Wii U in less than a year

Nintendo’s Switch has already surpassed the Wii U’s cumulative lifetime sales, despite being on sale for less than a year. Nintendo’s latest financial report shows that 14.86 million Switch consoles were sold...

Nintendo Labo transforms Switch into a cardboard toybox

Nintendo has unveiled Labo, an innovative set of kits which, when assembled from cardboard, transform the Switch into the likes of a piano, a motorbike or a fishing rod. https://www.youtube.com/embed/2UmRhLA3Qzk Never mind the...