Tag: nintendo switch

Nintendo Switch Lite fits in my pocket, but should it?

My Nintendo Switch Lite just showed up. Naturally, I abandoned all of my responsibilities to tinker with it. I want to see how playing a game with two accounts at the same time works. And I want to see how the improved battery treats me. But the biggest curiosity I have right now is all […]

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NPD: Video game business is still growing despite disruption

Video games are going through a transition period. But this shift isn’t necessarily about the jump from one console generation to another. Instead, companies like Microsoft and Apple are changing the way people spend money on games with their subscription services. Despite these changes — or maybe because of them — the industry is still […]

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The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening review — Making new memories

Replaying The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening for the Nintendo Switch was at times bittersweet. The original 1993 Game Boy release is my favorite game of all time. And I was desperate for this one to recapture the magic of playing Link’s Awakening in the backseat of my parents’ car during a family road trip […]

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Nintendo’s Latest Switch Accessory Is A Workout Game Set In A Very Swole World

Nintendo has been all about motion control for some time, and with that motion is the desire to get you into shape. Its latest attempt to do that is with a Switch JoyCon strapped to you leg. Nintendo teased a new accessory for the hybrid gaming console last week at Nintendo Direct: a flexible ring […]

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Nintendo Introduces The ‘Ring Fit Adventure’ For The Nintendo Switch

Last week, Nintendo teased a new gaming accessory for the Nintendo Switch. The accessory in question looked like some kind of fitness-related accessory where users could squeeze it and attach Joy-Con controllers to it. Now it looks like the accessory has since been made official where it is known as the Ring Fit Adventure. Advertising […]

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Fire Emblem: Three Houses update adds ‘Maddening’ difficulty

Fire Emblem: Three Houses is a great game, but it’s not terribly challenging. Even on “Hard,” I breeze through most fights. But Nintendo and Intelligent Systems development team have something to keep all of you tactical geniuses on your toes: “Maddening mode.” Nintendo has launched this new higher difficulty tier as part of a new […]

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Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Announced For Nintendo Switch

Earlier this year, Ubisoft released Assassin’s Creed III Remastered for the Nintendo Switch. If that wasn’t enough for you and you would like to see more Assassin’s Creed games launch for the console, you might be interested to learn that Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection has been announced for the Switch during the Nintendo Direct […]

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Overwatch Legendary Edition Will Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch

The other day thanks to what looked like an officially-licensed Nintendo Switch carrying case bearing the Overwatch logo being spotted on Amazon, it led to speculation that Overwatch for the Nintendo Switch could soon be announced. If the idea of playing Overwatch on the Switch appeals to you, you’re in luck. Advertising This is because […]

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Rogue Company from Smite publisher will have crossplatform multiplayer

Rogue Company is the latest game from publisher Hi-Rez Studios. It’s a multiplayer military-style shooter from developer First Watch Games. And while Hi-Rez debuted Rogue Company during the most recent Nintendo Direct video event, it is coming to PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 as well as Switch in 2020. Hi-Rez, which publishes multiplayer online […]

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Star Wars: Jedi Knight II – Jedi Outcast hits Nintendo Switch

The Force-user so nice, his game says Jedi twice. Developer Aspyr is porting Star Wars: Jedi Knight II – Jedi Outcast, which is an absurd name, to the Nintendo Switch on September 24. This version of the game only includes the single-player adventure, so no multiplayer for those of you who want to slice up […]

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Super Kirby Clash free-to-start party game hits Switch today

Nintendo is launching Super Kirby Clash for its Switch console today. The game enables players to work together to go on quests and fight against massive bosses. Super Kirby Clash is free-to-start, which means that you can probably pay to unlock more levels. It could also potentially have microtransactions. The game has a heavy focus […]

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Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22

Bethesda’s love affair with Nintendo continues as the game publisher announced that the retro classic Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22. Bethesda’s Pete Hines, head of marketing, made the announcement on Nintendo’s latest Direct livestream. Midway Games originally debuted Doom 64 in March 1997 on the Nintendo 64. The game […]

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Play ‘Overwatch’ On the Nintendo Switch Starting Next Month

Soon, you’ll be able to complain about Mercy’s heals during your morning commute. It’s official, Overwatch is coming to the Nintendo Switch. News of the popular shooter’s arrival on the Switch broke last month when Amazon accidentally listed and Overwatch themed Switch Case that had been officially licensed by Nintendo. This morning, a European retailer […]

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SteelSeries Launched A Pair Of Wireless Headphones For The Nintendo Switch

While other consoles like the PS4 and Xbox One support wireless headphones, the Nintendo Switch doesn’t, or rather it isn’t quite as straightforward. Switch gamers who want to use wireless headphones will need to attach a wireless dongle to the console’s dock which means that using it in handheld mode is next to impossible. Advertising […]

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Analyst: Nintendo dominated Amazon in August

A few years back, Amazon and Nintendo wouldn’t even work together. It was a lot of behind-the-scenes drama, but basically Amazon wanted a better deal on 3DS systems. The squabble resulted in Amazon refusing to sell the 3DS and then Nintendo refused to sell anything to Amazon. The two companies have since worked out their […]

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