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How Star Fox 2 Made It Into The Super Nintendo Classic Edition

By Alistair Wong . October 22, 2017 . 11:30am To mark the release of the Super Nintendo Classic Edition, Famitsu recently ran a series of interviews about the production of the console with the Kazuhiro Maruyama from Hardware development department, Takao Shimizu from the Planning and development department, and Kazuyoshi Nishi from the Business department. One of the topics discussed was why Star Fox 2 made it into the selection of games after the cancelled …

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“Touhou Sky Arena” Coming to Nintendo Switch Next

Area Zero reveals plans for a new port The Touhou Kouroumu 13 event was held at the INTEX Osaka international exhibition center this weekend, and developer Area Zero had a big announcement to make. Following up on last year’s releases on PS4 and PS Vita, the next stop for Touhou Sky Arena: Gensoukyou Kuusen Hime Matsuri Climax is Nintendo Switch. The release date has yet to be revealed.    今日は紅楼夢お疲れ様でした。スペースに来ていただいた方は見たと思いますが、東方スカイアリーナのNintendo Switch版リリース決定です。続報はしばらくお待ち下さい\(^o^)/ — ずっき/領域ZERO …

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Top Upcoming Nintendo 3DS Video Games of 2018

2018 is quickly approaching and with it will come a slew of new video game titles to look forward to playing. With that said, now’s a good time to start marking down what video games to keep an eye on when they officially launch next year. Let us lend a hand, in this list, in particular, we’re going over the top Nintendo 3DS video games launching in 2018. Find More Upcoming Video Game Lists on …

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Big Nintendo Switch games SNUB, Super Mario Odyssey update, new multiplayer reveal | Gaming | Entertainment

NINTENDO The latest Nintendo Switch games news The Nintendo Switch games list continues to take shape as the company look to more third-party support. So far, major outside development has been restricted to sports titles, however, this will all soon change. Bethesda and Ubisoft are leading the pack with some pretty big announcements, while more will revealed in 2017 from others. But until then, a lot of what has made the Nintendo Switch a success …

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DOOM Nintendo Switch Devs Want You To Shut Up About Resolution And Hardware

Start Slideshow The Nintendo Switch continues to surpass everyone’s expectations while delivering on their pre-launch promise of more third party support than ever before. We knew that Bethesda’s Skyrim was coming to the portable console from the Big N, but when they also announced that the popular DOOM title, as well as Wolfenstein: The New Colossus, were also making their way – fans were hyped. But that doesn’t mean the journey has been easy and …

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Nintendo Switch’s first portable dock offers freedom, but with new shackles

Enlarge / The author’s Nintendo Switch, inserted into the Nyko Portable Docking Kit. (Cables aren’t inserted into its backside for this product shot.) Sam Machkovech Nyko had clearly been watching my Nintendo Switch coverage. The accessory maker invited me to an E3 demo this summer with promises of all kinds of new, third-party Switch accessories, but this wasn’t about carrying cases or screen protectors. The invite frontloaded one accessory above them all: the Nyko Portable …

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Reasons why now is the perfect time to buy a Nintendo Switch

Nintendo’s new console is off to a strong start: The Switch is already Nintendo’s fastest-selling game console. At left, the Nintendo Switch at home. At right, the Switch in portable form.Nintendo Like so many things, its success comes as a surprise to experts in the field — the $299 console isn’t very competitive on paper, and it wasn’t a guaranteed success in concept: It’s underpowered compared with the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, both of …

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This DIY Nintendo Switch can play the retro games the real one can’t

The Nintendo Switch is great for a lot of things, but when it comes to playing retro games, you’re better off looking at something like the SNES Classic than Nintendo’s current-generation console. Or, if you’re like Tim Lindquist, a hardware modder / electrical engineering student at Iowa State University, you build your own Switch-esque console, which through the power of open-source emulation software, can not only play retro Nintendo games, but basically any retro title …

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Nintendo Switch Games News: Super Mario Odyssey review, Star Wars Battlefront 2, DOOM

NINTENDO Nintendo Switch Games News: Super Mario Odyssey review and a Star Wars Battlefront 2 port? Nintendo’s biggest game of the year has been doing incredibly well as far as reviews go. And the embargo for the impressions hasn’t even actually gone live yet! This week has seen two impressive reviews leaked from esteemed publications EDGE and Famitsu. The first score for the game actually leaked from the notoriously hard-going EDGE magazine. The publication …

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Top Upcoming Nintendo Switch Exclusives 2018

Top upcoming exclusives to be announced for the Nintendo Switch. 2018 is quickly approaching and with it will come a slew of new video game titles to look forward to playing. With that said, now’s a good time to start marking down what video games to keep an eye on when they officially launch next year. Let us lend a hand, in this list, in particular, we’re going over the top upcoming Nintendo Switch exclusive …

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Spelunker Party! Review – Switch eShop

Revitalizing a decades old series is never an easy task, but Spelunker Party! manages to be a decent return while adding good multiplayer functionality. Don’t let the title throw you off. It’s easy to assume this is some kind of minigame collection or something along the lines of another Mario Party. That isn’t the case. What awaits you instead is a pretty challenging and lengthy platformer that will keep players on their toes and always …

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Putty Pals Review – Switch eShop

The Nintendo Switch has brought social gaming back to the couch with aplomb. With the ability to literally disconnect two controllers and hand one to a buddy, how could it not? While competitive multiplayer has been the main thrust, cooperative experiences seem to be fewer and far between. Putty Pals is your friendly reminder that playing with friends is as fun as playing against them. Rather than shoe-horn a second player into an adventure meant …

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Here are your most requested features for the Nintendo Switch

In the wake of 4.0 This week the Switch got its 4.0 update, which added the power to take video clips. But naturally, there’s some caveats. Said clips need to be 30 seconds, and only a handful of first-party games support the feature. So it’s not really a hardware-wide rollout, but rather a Nintendo-centric extra for certain titles. In light of all that, our readers took the time to tell us what features they’d like …

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Nintendo Switch update makes the activity log a little bit better

Nintendo Switch’s new system update makes a bunch of big and important changes. One smaller change that Nintendo didn’t highlight in its rundown of version 4.0.0 is just as nice, though: The console’s activity log, which notoriously does a poor job of precisely tracking play time, is now just a bit more accurate. Redditors who share my curse of obsessing over how much time I spend playing a game picked up on the change shortly …

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The Nintendo Switch is having an incredible run, and the future looks even brighter

Nintendo’s latest video game console is off to a killer start. Just look how excited these paid actors are to play the Switch!Nintendo The Nintendo Switch is still hard to find, and it’s regularly beating the competition in sales. Its main launch game, “The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,” is heralded as one of the best games ever made. And Nintendo has a huge new Mario game, “Super Mario Odyssey,” launching in less than …

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