1 year ago

PAX West Hands-On: Bayonetta 3

The Bayonetta series is probably one of the most infamous cult classics coming out of studio PlatinumGames. The original, way back in ye olde days of 2009, gained a number of fans…but not enough for original publisher Sega to consider the series viable. That’s where Nintendo swooped in, reviving the series with a second entry
30 Jun 2022

Review: Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes

Despite what it may seem like, I am actually not an enormous Fire Emblem fan. I am, however, an absolutely unreserved massive fan of Fire Emblem: Three Houses. This isn’t to say that I traditionally have disliked Nintendo’s long-running second-party series of strategy RPGs, just that they have rarely risen above “well, that was fun
29 Mar 2022

Nintendo Delays Breath of the Wild Sequel to Spring 2023

Eiji Aonuma, the producer of the Legend of Zelda series addressed fans this morning with an update video on the expected release of the Breath of the Wild sequel. Originally announced to launch later this year, Nintendo has now delayed the game into spring of 2023, in order to “make the game’s experience something special”.
14 Mar 2022

Review: Triangle Strategy

On January 28th, 1998, Square-Enix released Final Fantasy Tactics to a North American audience. People who played that game have spent twenty-four years looking for more. I open with that because I feel it’s very important to note my biases at the very least. When I first heard about Triangle Strategy my immediate dream was
28 Feb 2022

A New Generation: Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Announced

Hot off the heels of Pokémon Legends: Arceus‘s rousing success, The Pokémon Company announced the next generation of mainline titles in their Pokémon Day presentation yesterday. Pokémon Scarlet and Violet will be the first in the series to harbor a completely seamless open world and roaming Pokémon. While Pokémon Sword and Shield only had the
15 Jun 2021

Everything Announced at the E3 2021 Nintendo Direct

The Nintendo Direct announcements for E3 2021 showcased a wide variety of games, including new releases, upcoming DLCs, and remasters. Curious about what’s in store for this year and next? Let me give you the run down! Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Character: Kazuya Mishima Joining the roster of fighters in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
17 Feb 2021

Everything Shown During Today’s Nintendo Direct (February 2021)

Yesterday, Nintendo tweeted out an announcement for their highly-anticipated Nintendo Direct event, scheduled for February 17th at 2:00pm PT/ 5:00 ET. The effect that the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have on the video game industry (games continuously being delayed) is very disheartening so as an active gamer, it was good to see some good news
26 Jan 2021

Animal Crossing: New Horizon’s January Update And Sanrio Amiibo Cards Revealed

The Animal Crossing train is still going strong for Nintendo, who unveiled the game’s update slated for this month earlier today.
14 Jan 2021

New Pokémon Snap Announced for Nintendo Switch

Pokémon fans, get your cameras ready! Earlier today, Nintendo announced on Twitter the release of New Pokémon Snap game, exclusively for the Nintendo Switch. According to the tweet, players will “Venture from island to island on an ecological survey, building your Pokémon Photodex as you observe wild Pokémon in their natural habitat.” The Official YouTube
8 Sep 2020

Breath of the Wild Prequel Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity Announced

While development on the sequel to Breath of the Wild pushes on, Nintendo announced Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity developed by Koei Tecmo.
3 Sep 2020

All of Nintendo’s Announcements for Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary

If you thought Nintendo was having a dry 2020, think again.
18 Aug 2020

Everything Announced in Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase

Nintendo’s Indie World Showcase, broadcast earlier this morning, was packed full of games, many of which will be released today. Some of these games will also be on sale in the Nintendo e-Shop. You can check out the entire broadcast above, and read-on for the full breakdown! Here’s absolutely everything announced: HADES The showcase started
17 Feb 2020

Review: Fire Emblem: Three Houses – Cindered Shadows

In one sense, Fire Emblem: Three Houses – Cindered Shadows is really just the last installment of four bits of DLC doled out over a year or so for the base Fire Emblem: Three Houses. However, in a more direct sense, Cindered Shadows (I am not typing that full title out every time) is really
16 Sep 2018

Review: Senran Kagura Reflexions

[Note: Due to the fanservice-heavy nature of this game, some of the screenshots in this article may be considered NSFW.] Shake It Up The little rumble motors in our controllers are things that we have come to take for granted over the past few console generations. What was once a pretty interesting gimmick offering a
18 Jun 2016

The Legend of E3: Booth of the Wild

It started like any other convention day- wake up at 6, shower, eat breakfast, grab a coffee and hit the road. The traffic gods smiled upon me this glorious day, and me, the optimist, began to foolishly think that I might be able to actually try Nintendo’s only demo at this year’s E3- The Legend
12 Jul 2015

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata Dies At Age 55

It is with great sadness that we report that Nintendo President Satoru Iwata has passed away. Nintendo has released the following statement: Nintendo Co., Ltd. deeply regrets to announce that President Satoru Iwata passed away on July 11, 2015 due to a bile duct growth. Satoru Iwata became the president of Nintendo back in May
1 Apr 2015

Newest Trailers for Next Fire Emblem and SMTxFE Shown at Nintendo Direct

Is April Fools really the best day of choice to reveal new games and trailers? Probably not. Nintendo Direct, though, is usually trustworthy. Amongst the new announcements and trailers, viewers got a peak at a couple of highly-anticipated releases during today’s Nintendo Direct presentation. Namely, the next, as-of-yet untitled entry in the Fire Emblem series,
5 Nov 2014

The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Coming to The 3DS Spring 2015

It’s finally happening- four years following the re-release of Ocarina of Time on the 3DS, Majora’s Mask is finally getting the HD treatment, and not without a fair amount of teasing mind you!
14 Jul 2014

Newest Trailer for Hyrule Warriors Features Fi from Skyward Sword

The latest Nintendo partnership between the folks behind The Legend of Zelda and Dynasty warriors has revealed yet another new character for their new game, Hyrule Warriors. Fi, from The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, and her super transforming abilities will slice and dice your enemies in some especially spectacular ways, as you can see
14 Jul 2014

New Super Smash Bros Video Reveals More Fire Emblem Fighters

As we edge ever closer to the release of Super Smash Bros for Wii U and 3DS, character reveals are coming more frequently. Today, Nintendo posted a new reveal video to its Smash Bros website revealing three (or maybe three-and-a-half?) new fighters. One of them is the expected return of a classic fighter, Captain Falcon. Many who