The Fantastic NES Classic Edition and Where to Find It

Tools to Empower your fetching quest (Some of this article was previously featured on ShigeruNews.com during the first go-round of the NES Classic Edition) With the re-release of the NES Classic Edition on June 29th, we are aiming to aid you on your quest to secure one. The NES Classic Edition mini console was released to… View Article
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Captain Toad Treasure Tracker Demo now available on the Japanese Switch eShop

Time for adventure! The lovable Captain Toad is back at it again, with the re-release of Captain Toad Treasure Tracker on both the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS. The game first appeared on the Wii U on November 2014, but will be spreading to the rest of the current Nintendo family of systems this July… View Article
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Monolith Soft opens new Studio in Japan

The company gets bigger Monolith Soft has been hard at work on Nintendo systems the past few years and more recently with Xenoblade Chronicles X releasing back in 2015 on the Wii U and Xenoblade Chronicles 2 making it out on the Nintendo Switch last December, and all of this, while they had much of… View Article
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Nintendo details their E3 Experience at Nintendo NY Store

To New York! E3 is less than a week away and Nintendo is preparing to go all with activities at their Nintendo New York Store during the week of E3. Here is the list posted on Nintendo’s Facebook page: Join us for an exciting week of the E3 activities at Nintendo NY! See the list… View Article
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Paladins coming to Nintendo Switch next week

The Hero Shooter has arrived What started with an update to the eShop and people discovering in the code the name of the game as well as the cover artwork has now been officially announced by Nintendo. Paladins, one of the most played hero shooters will be landing on the Nintendo Switch next week, on… View Article
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Dock-less Nintendo Switch to be sold in Japan

The Family Grows The Nintendo Switch has now been out for over a year and is finally receiving its first official revision, at least in Japan. The ‘2nd set’ as it’s been called over at the Nintendo Japanse Website, includes the Switch unit, two Joy-Con, and two Joy-Con straps. Missing are the Joy-Con grip, HDMI… View Article
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Resident Evil 7: Cloud Edition announced for the Nintendo Switch

The power of the…cloud? Nintendo Switch owners have been strangers to the Resident Evil series on their favorite hybrid console due in part to the system only have two games in the series, Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2. This is about to change with Resident Evil 7 coming to the Nintendo Switch, although not… View Article
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Layton’s Mystery Journey DX coming to Nintendo Switch

Layton treks to Switch Level-5 has been an avid supporter of Nintendo handhelds with Professor Layton being their flagship title which has spawned nine different titles between the Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS. The latest game to release, Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle and The Millionaires’ Conspiracy launched on the 3DS in July 2017 and will… View Article
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[Review] Battle Chasers: Nightwar (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Airship Syndicate Publisher: THQ Nordic Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Role-Playing & Action Release Date: 15th of May, 2018 (EU & NA)     Western twist to the JRPG formula. “Battle Chasers” is like one of those great tales from long ago that still lingers with you. Like that great bedtime story, your mother used to read to you at night,… View Article
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Minecraft Physical Edition; “Better Together” update arriving on June 21st

The best keeps getting better And just like that, one of the most influential and longest-running games ever continues to get better. Minecraft “Bedrock Edition” is finally coming to the Nintendo Switch on June 21st alongside the game’s official physical release. The Bedrock Edition will include the “Better Together” update, which will allow Nintendo Switch… View Article
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ARMS “Sparring” Demo is now

Wrap your arms around it Previously, Nintendo had offered the ARMS Test-punch as a way that players could try out the game, but it was only restricted to specific days for it to be played. Now, Nintendo announced that a new “sparring” demo has been made available which allows you to play the game in… View Article
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A multitude of new Switch SKUs have popped up in the Gamestop system

Gamestop Leak With E3 just around the corner, companies are getting ready to the imminent announcements of games, and Gamestop is no stranger to this. Usually, they will create a placeholder on the system and later upload details and box art once the game has been made official. In this case, Twitter user @Potatoshovel has… View Article
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Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate to arrive on the Nintendo Switch this August 28th

Hello old friend With Monster Hunter XX arriving on Nintendo Switch’s launch date in Japan, and Monster Hunter World subsequently releasing on both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One (and skipping the Switch entirely), people wondered why Capcom had decided to ignore Nintendo’s newest console, especially after it continued to sell gangbusters all over the… View Article
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[Spoilers] Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Story DLC details datamined

Blast from the Past With Nintendo currently being mum about details on the Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Story DLC, people have been adamant in trying to decipher what that additional content could unfold, and it seems that someone at Resetera has been able to figure it out. A post by Momo on Resetera shows information that… View Article
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Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy released date moved forward to June 29th

The sooner the better! Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy was originally scheduled to release for the Nintendo Switch on July 10th, which makes the Tweet from the game’s official Twitter account a welcomed one: Crash has defeated N. Tropy and is giving fans the gift of time! The N. Sane Trilogy is launching on new… View Article
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Dead Cells confirmed to have retail release; box art unveiled

Dead Cells will be receiving a retail release for both the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation4 with the help of Merge Games and it is expected to arrive sometime in August. The box art has been officially unveiled for the Nintendo Switch: Steve Filby, Producer at Motion Twin (Terminals.io) “We’ve been absolutely floored by the success… View Article
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Nintendo Job Listing calls for a Level Designer for The Legend of Zelda series

The Next Zelda game It is no secret that The Legend of Zelda is one of the biggest Nintendo IPs, one whose first game came out over 30 years ago on the original Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) and has released on every Nintendo system since then. With The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild… View Article
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Hotel Transylvania 3 revealed for Nintendo Switch; details and screens

Monsters ‘Overload’ As Sony Pictures gets ready to release their third installment in the ‘Hotel Transylvania’ series, featuring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, and Selena Gomez among others, Outright Games is also preparing an accompanying game called Hotel Transylvania 3: Monsters Overboard. Here’s the Press Release: Worldwide video game publisher, Outright Games, is proud to announce… View Article
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Super NES Classic Edition exceeds 5 million units sold

As part of the Nintendo Earnings Briefing, the Super NES Classic Edition was confirmed to have sold 5.28 million units, which is twice more than the NES Classic Edition was able to achieve (due to shortages). As a reminder, the Super NES Classic Edition can be seen at stores regularly, and Nintendo has previously announced that… View Article
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Satoru Shibata stepping down as Nintendo of Europe President

End of an Era In a move that is surprising, but not as surprising as Kimishima stepping down as Nintendo President, Satoru Shibata has followed suit and will also step down as Nintendo of Europe President. In this case, it is uncertain who will take over, but Shibata will not be leaving Nintendo entirely. Instead,… View Article
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