Good God the Detective Pikachu amiibo is huge

When I read that the Detective Pikachu amiibo that accompanied the game was huge, I sort of brushed it off. But after obtaining a figure from Nintendo today, I was in awe at the size of this plastic rat. Adorned with a great map aesthetic b...


Nintendo Download: Kirby: Star Allies

It's a big day for the Switch, as it's hosting Kirby Star Allies and Attack on Titan 2 for starters. You can also pick up NeoGeo Aero Fighters 3, Bad Dudes, BINGO, Clustertruck, Enchanting Mahjong Match, Gem Smashers, Kona, Last D...


What went down at today's Nintendo Direct?

Well, Nintendo once again showed that when it comes to filling 30 minutes with exciting announcements, they're starting to make it a fine art. We had ports of some great titles from last year and beyond, expansions for current hits, a quirk...


Captain Toad is coming to Switch and 3DS

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will be heading to Nintendo 3DS and Switch this year. While the 3DS version has no release date yet, the Switch version will be coming July 13 (same as Octopath). To entice Wii U players to double dip, this ne...


Sushi Striker is now heading to Switch, will launch in June

Last year at E3, Nintendo unveiled Sushi Striker: Way of the Sushido for 3DS and made me pine for a Switch port. While I doubt I caused Nintendo to consider a port, the game is now heading to Switch alongside the 3DS launch on June 8. I'm p...


Nintendo Download: Danmaku Unlimited 3

The Switch, for what feels like the millionth week, completely dominates today's Nintendo Download list as developers slowly move from the 3DS to the Switch. Alongside of the marquee Danmaku Unlimited 3, the Switch is also getting The Trail...


Nintendo Download: Fear Effect Sedna

If you had told me years ago that the "controversial" Fear Effect series would one day be resurrected and make its way onto a Nintendo platform, you would have sounded crazy. But here we are, as Fear Effect Sedna is arriving on Ma...


Detective Pikachu looks like a wild ride

I haven't been following the development of Detective Pikachu too closely, and for good reason; I want to be utterly surprised when I play it for the first time. That's not to say that I won't catch the occasional clip, and as we enter...


The next Pokemon giveaway will arrive in a newsletter

If you're one to keep up with legendary Pokémon giveaways, this is going to be a heck of a year. There's something new every month up through November. Next month, we're getting Regigigas and Heatran. It's still February, so why bri...


Nintendo Download: Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus

Nintendo is really surprising me as we enter an era where games aren't taking that long to be ported or straight-up designed for the Switch. While a lot of its early offerings were ports of one, two, or three-year old games we're now g...


Dark Horse's Mario encyclopedia is coming West in October

After finding success with the Legend of Zelda series, Dark Horse decided to take a crack at the equally iconic Super Mario Bros. series in 2015 with the Super Mario Bros. Encyclopedia. This previously Japanese exclusive book chronicled all...


Nintendo Download: Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2

I feel like I'm a broken record, but it's a big ol' day for Switch ports. Bayonetta and Bayonetta 2 are hitting the platform, as well as Fe, NeoGeo Fatal Fury 3, Aqua Kitty UDX, Escape Trick: 35: Fateful Enigmas, Jeo Dever's Lone Wolf, John...


SteamWorld Dig 2 coming to Nintendo 3DS next week

Nintendolife are reporting that Image & Form's excellent burrowing title, SteamWorld Dig 2, will be available for download on the Nintendo 3DS eShop next week.The game stars the pickaxe-weilding Dorothy, a hard-working robot who must ve...


Nintendo Download: Aegis Defenders

It's kind of an exciting week when it comes to indies and ports on the Switch, as a few good ones are crossing over. You'll be able to pick up Owlboy on February 13, and this week Dragon Quest Builders, Aegis Defenders,  NeoGeo 20...


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