Purchasing Splatoon 3 digitally will earn you twice the Gold Points for a limited time

Pondering whether to get the physical or the digital edition of Splatoon 3? Nintendo has announced a special bonus to sweeten the deal for the download version, if you’re on the fence and struggling to decide which pool of ink ...

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak Free Title Update 1 arrives August 10th

There’s no stopping Monster Hunter Rise, as today’s Sunbreak Digital Event marks the start of free updates for the foreseeable future. Though some teases and reveals made themselves known ahead of time, the full scale of this first addition was ...

Hades merchandise collection now available at Fangamer

Hades is approaching the second anniversary of its full release, though it looks like something’s surfaced early. Official Hades merch is now available from Fangamer, expanding upon what was already available from Supergiant Games themselves. Fans can now find apparel, ...

Frogun physical editions detailed

Hop to it! Frogun is releasing next week on August 2nd, and while you can pick up the retro-styled platformer for Nintendo Switch (or another console) digitally, Limited Run Games is handling the physical releases of the title. The standard ...

Nintendo Switch Sports releases free summer update, adding additional Leg Strap compatibility and more

Let’s play ball! Nintendo Switch Sports has added its big summer update, which brings changes and additions to multiple sports, primarily soccer and volleyball. The tweaks include the following: Soccer: You can play One on One and Four on Four ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass Wave 2 launches on August 4th! New courses revealed

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to rev those engines! Nintendo of America has just confirmed that the second wave of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Booster Course tracks will be arriving on August 4th, bringing along some fan-favorite tracks from across ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass Wave 2

When does the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass Wave 2 release? How can I get the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster Course Pass? How many tracks are in the Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Booster ...

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 developers want the game’s DLC to be as large as Torna ~ The Golden Country

As the launch of Xenoblade Chronicles 3 approaches tomorrow, some of the game’s key developers at Monolith Soft have been featured in Nintendo’s ‘Ask the Developer” Q&A news section. While there are several interesting topics Tetsuya Takahashi, Koh Kojima, and ...

Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course’s first patch now available

Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course has been quite the feast for Cuphead fans. So much so that this DLC add-on sold a million copies in under two weeks! Yet, with any game release, there are bound to be some bugs. ...


ONCE UPON A TIME… BONUS – PHYSICAL EDITION Last December, Wytchwood’s fairytale adventure with charming and textured visuals spun spells on Nintendo Switch. Limited to a digital release, at the time, Super Rare Games briefly released it from its ...

Frogwares is remaking Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened, Kickstarter launching soon

Developer Frogwares has announced that it will be remaking Sherlock Holmes: The Awakened for modern consoles including the Nintendo Switch. The newly announced remake of the 2006 HP Lovecraft-inspired title will be built from the ground up and will include ...

Nintendo Switch Online gets Wave 1 of Xenoblade Chronicles 3 icon elements

With today’s release of Xenoblade Chronicles 3, Nintendo has added several themed icon elements to Nintendo Switch Online’s reward section that features characters and patterns from Monolith Soft’s latest game. From now until August 4th, Nintendo Switch Online users can ...

Pokémon Scarlet and Violet starter plushes get an August 4th release date in Japan

Previously, we reported that Sprigatito, Fuecoco, and Quaxly, the new starters from Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet, would all be receiving official plushes sometime this year. While the details as to when and where the plushes would be released were ...

Webbed limited physical edition launches next week via Super Rare Games

A web-slinging adventure awaits in Webbed! Released on the Nintendo Switch earlier this year via the Nintendo eShop, Super Rare Games has announced today that they’ve partnered with Sbug Games to bring this adorable 2D platformer into a limited physical ...

Kamiya confirms that Nintendo had no influence on Bayonetta 3’s optional censored mode

Earlier this month, PlatinumGames revealed Naive Angel Mode for the upcoming hack-and-slash sequel Bayonetta 3, which censors the game’s nudity in various scenes when activated. It was easy for many fans to assume that Nintendo, which is typically seen as ...

Pokémon Legends: Arceus drives huge sales across Europe, possibly the best-selling game of 2022 so far

Just last week, we reported that Nintendo was having a good month in terms of sales across Europe as Mario Strikers: Battle League had sold well over 377k physical copies. Today, the company’s financial news just got even better in ...

Dragon Ball: The Breakers launching October 14, 2022

Get ready to survive the onslaughts of various iconic Dragon Ball villains as Dragon Ball: The Breakers is confirmed for launch this October. The game, set in the time transcendant Xenoverse 2 reality, has one “Raider” take on the role ...

Nintendo Live 2022 returns with Splatoon 3 concert, tournaments, more

Before the COVID-19 pandemic hit Nintendo held a fan event in Japan called Nintendo Live. This October it’s making its grand return and Splatoon 3 is set to be the star of the show. Tournaments will be a big part ...

Doom Eternal physical edition on Switch launches July 29th

It’s a hell of a time – the physical Limited Run Games release of Doom Eternal on Switch is will be available to pre-order on July 29th. In usual LRG fashion, there are multiple versions of the package you can ...

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope pre-order guide

When does Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope release? Are there any pre-order bonuses for Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope? Is there a special edition of Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope? Is there an eShop demo for ...

Klonoa Phantasy Reverie Series for Nintendo Switch

Step into Phantasy Let the Wind Guide You Like a Dream Waking Up I’ll be upfront here, I had never played a Klonoa game before doing this review. While I was growing up the cute-yet-cool cat/rabbit hybrid always caught ...

Oddworld: Soulstorm Oddtimized Edition announced for Switch

Yet another adventure in Oddworld is on the way to Switch, with the latest entry, Soulstorm, getting confirmed for the system by publisher Microids. Continuing the odyssey of Abe, you’ll once again be tasked with rescuing Mudokons and this time ...

Aerial_Knight’s Never Yield gets a physical Nintendo Switch release from Super Rare Games next week

Super Rare Games is running ever closer towards their 75th physical release. For their 72nd release, they’ve partnered up with publisher Headup Games and the one-man development team Aerial_Knight to bring Aerial_Knight’s Never Yield into the physical world. The 3D ...

PokéToon’s fifth localized episode gets cozy

It seems like the Pokémon Company wanted to bookend this week with localized PokéToon episodes. On Monday we saw a spirited Magikarp while this time it’s Slugma taking the spotlight. The new episode, titled “The Slugma-Powered Home”, is very cozy ...

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes memo pad added to My Nintendo rewards

Are you a fan of Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes AND need to write stuff down on occasion? Well, the My Nintendo store has your back with the FEW:3H memo pad, featuring characters Shez (male and female), Arval, Edelgard, Dimitri, ...

Europe delivers Mario Strikers: Battle League with a large kick in sales, over 377k physical copies sold

During the month of June, Europe saw a small spike in gaming-related sales. Two of the games that helped drive these sales were F1 2022, the latest multiplatform racing game from Electronic Arts, and Mario Strikers: Battle League from Nintendo. ...

Bayonetta 3 pre-order guide

When does Bayonetta 3 release? Are there any pre-order bonuses for Bayonetta 3? Will there be a special edition of Bayonetta 3? Is there an eShop demo for Bayonetta 3? Where can I pre-order Bayonetta 3? Time to say ...

Twitter reports on most tweeted games of 2022 (so far)

Twitter, Twitter, on the wall, who’s the most popular of them all? The website has released data on its most tweeted about games of 2022 so far, and the results may or may not surprise you depending on how many ...

Bayonetta 3 rated M for Mature and will have ‘In-Game Purchases’ according to Nintendo’s site

The wait for Bayonetta 3 continues! We haven’t seen much of the title since the Nintendo Direct back in September 2021 and with no first-party Nintendo Direct in sight, we’ll take whatever bread crumbs we can find. Thanks to Redditor ...

SaGa Frontier 2 for Switch listed on Play-Asia

You may or may not remember that Square Enix released SaGa Frontier Remastered on Nintendo Switch last year, bringing the PlayStation 1 classic back for a new generation. Well, now it looks like its sequel, SaGa Frontier 2, is also ...

Cuphead – The Delicious Last Course sells 1 million in under two weeks

Cuphead’s success and acclaim speaks for itself at this point, but you might be wondering how that follow-up portion of DLC is doing. Well, here’s some swell news for ya! In just under two weeks, Cuphead – The Delicious Last ...

Dragon Quest Treasures website provides new story, character, and world details

During the latest Nintendo Direct mini Partner Showcase, Square Enix unveiled the next entry in the Dragon Quest franchise coming to Nintendo Switch, Dragon Quest Treasures. While plenty of gameplay was shown off during the title’s short announcement segment, more ...

Cold Stone Creamery debuts Nintendo themed ice cream flavors, hosts sweepstakes for Switch OLED

We all consume Nintendo products in the form of video games, but now we can consume them more literally — ice cream store Cold Stone Creamery, vaunted (or avoided?) for its hyper-sugary confections, has added a small selection of Nintendo-themed ...

Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion releases more screenshots, details voice cast

Square Enix has dropped a bunch of new Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion details, expanding on what they tweeted earlier this week and giving us even more details regarding the upcoming PSP remaster. First up we have a couple ...

The Mighty Bowser LEGO kit announced for October launch

The next Lego Super Mario set aimed primarily at adults has stomped onto the scene and it’s already making quite the impression.   The Mighty Bowser set is the largest kit so far in the series at 2,807 bricks and ...

Splatoon 3 themed Switch OLED and Pro Controller announced

Get ready to splat in style as Splatoon 3-themed hardware is on the way! Nintendo has announced both a Switch OLED with custom dock and purple and lime green Joy-Con…     As well as a new Pro Controller! These ...

Nintendo trademarks acronym ‘NSW,’ which definitely refers to the Switch and not New South Wales

It appears fairly mundane on the surface. Nintendo, ever eager to protect its IP and branding, recently filed to trademark the acronym “NSW” sometimes used to refer to the Switch when “NS” is just a little too vague and “NX” ...

Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom getting a demo

The follow-up to the adorable Doraemon Story of Seasons was announced during last week’s Nintendo Direct mini and during Anime Expo 2022 we got another tidbit of news – a demo is on the way. While we don’t have a ...

Super Mario Odyssey returns with more Nintendo Switch Online icons

When Nintendo Switch Online was updated with redeemable icon parts back in March, Super Mario Odyssey was one of the first games to be spotlit. Now the game’s back for the month of July with even more goodies to redeem. ...

Science Adventure visual novel Anonymous;Code heading west in 2023

The long-awaited next chapter in the Science Adventure world that begun with Steins;Gate has finally been confirmed for a western release at Anime Expo 2022. Worked on by the creator of Steins;Gate, Chiyomaru Shikura, and various other Sci-Adv alumni, Anonymous;Code ...


Yacht Club Games reveals Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon’s first DLC: Puzzler’s Pack 1

SpongeBob SquarePants heading to Minecraft

Nintendo begins rolling out “Wide Care” Switch repair subscription service in Japan

PowerA to release new Pikachu and Link-themed wired Switch controllers

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope brings back Grant Kirkhope to music team and adds Gareth Coker and Yoko Shimomura

NieR:Automata The End of YoRHa Edition will run at 30fps, 1080p docked on Switch

Rounding up the remaining games from today’s Direct Mini

My Nintendo adds printable Three Hopes box art sleeve as reward

Glory to mankind – NieR Automata is coming to Nintendo Switch

Sonic Frontiers introduces Cyber Space and new character Sage, more gameplay and story details

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope releasing on October 20th, Showcase planned for June 29th

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak welcomes back Shagaru Magala, introduces Scorned Magnamalo

Live A Live gets demo and dedicated Nintendo Treehouse playthrough

Doraemon Story of Seasons: Friends of the Great Kingdom sprouting onto Nintendo Switch this year

Portal Companion Collection Releases Today on Nintendo Switch

Shin-chan: Me and the Professor on Summer Vacation – The Endless Seven-Day Journey getting a Switch release this August

Strange Brigade gets two physical editions thanks to Super Rare Games, orders open June 30th

Brief Gastrodon distribution announced for Pokémon Sword & Shield

AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative has a Tamagotchi-raising minigame in it, and also therapy

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct introduces side-party member “Hero” system

Squid Research Lab showcases new hairstyles available in Splatoon 3

Shiny Hisuian Zoroark mask being distributed to Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct shows off world exploration 

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct shows off more battle system and Ouroboros details

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Expansion Pass brings new characters, outfits, and story

Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Direct introduces world concepts and characters

Ubisoft’s free-to-play sports game Roller Champions launches on Nintendo Switch

Capcom Fighting Collection

Dragon Quest X Offline launching September 15th in Japan

LEGO Brawls delayed to September 2nd, 2022 on Nintendo Switch

Reggie: Transitioning from Switch to new console will be “significant challenge,” and more from CNET interview

AI: The Somnium Files – nirvanA Initiative

Rumor: German retailer lists Persona 5 Royal for Switch this October

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes demo impressions

Tetris Effect: Connected Limited Run release to come in a big Tetromino

Rumor: Images for unannounced Fire Emblem game allegedly leaked

Switch has sold over 25 million units in Japan, a mere 20% of the country’s total population

Mario Strikers: Battle League

Tetsuya Nomura discusses Kingdom Hearts IV’s story, the series’ future, and adding Sora to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Misako and Kyoko punch into River City Saga: Three Kingdoms

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II’s cut content DLC launching Q3 2022

Switch sold the most of all consoles in May via unit and dollar amounts, presumably because you can actually buy one

Wave 2 of Nintendo Switch Online’s The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild icons now available

New Sunbreak gameplay brings Seregios to Monster Hunter Rise

Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak demo dropping June 14th, includes super-tough Malzeno hunt

Latest Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak trailer shares familiar areas and foes

Sonic Frontiers is getting good feedback from actual playtesters, according to Sonic Team head

With no Persona on Switch, we finally have definitive proof that anime fans are oppressed

Melatonin brings Rhythm Heaven vibes to Switch this September

My Nintendo adds Mario Strikers: Battle League Drawstring Bag to rewards catalog

Super Smash Bros. celebrates Mario Strikers: Battle League launch with fiery screenshot

The Plucky Squire, from All Possible Futures and ex-Pokémon designer James Turner, revealed during Devolver Direct

Summer Game Fest 2022 leaves nary a crumb of Switch news

TMNT: Shredder’s Revenge release date possibly spotted on South Korea eShop

Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles for Nintendo Switch

Dying Light: Definitive Edition launching “at a later date” on Nintendo Switch

Unannounced 1-2-Switch sequel reportedly in wild state of development limbo

Stardew Valley is the next NSO Game Trial for EU, Oceania, and Japan

Pre-orders for Xenoblade Chronicles 3 Special Edition are live. Theoretically.

Sonic the Hedgehog and Knuckles costumes return to Fall Guys this August, plus new Tails costume