Original Devil May Cry comes to Nintendo Switch in Summer 2019

Time to set the internet on fire. For the fans who would love to see Dante grace the Nintendo Switch, your wish is about to come true, but not in the way you expected. Revealed on Twitter, the original game is set to release on Switch this Summer. The official reveal tweet can be seen… View Article
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[Interview] Diving, Developing and all things Koral with Carlos Coronado

  For Mike and I, we have two equal passions, video games and scuba diving. If there is a game that takes place underwater, we’ll play it, but when you get a video game that’s developed at sea and its developer is also a scuba diver, you can guarantee we’ll go out of our way… View Article
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[Review] IRON CRYPTICLE (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Confused Pelican Publisher: TIKIPOD Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop download Category: Arcade, Action No. of Players: up t0 4 players Release Date: February 13, 2019 (EU & NA) Price: $9.99 USD
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[Video] The Playful Side of Miketendo64 (Announcing #SteamWorldWeek & Our Upcoming Anniversary)

In the lead up to #SteamWorldWeek, I paid Mike a visit last week to shoot a video to introduce #SteamWorldWeek and talk about our upcoming theme week. Unfortunately, the two of us became too busy to be able to upload the video to YouTube. Still, given the fact that the full thing, including the outtakes,… View Article
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[Feature] Remembering Nintendo Games Released in 2015

This week at Miketendo64, we’re not just celebrating #SteamWorldWeek, we’re also celebrating our latest anniversary as Miketendo64 turns 4 on May 5 and believe it or not, 2015 was actually a great year for being a Nintendo gamer and today, I thought I’d take take the time to remind you of some of the 2015… View Article
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[Feature] Remembering Old SteamWorld Memories on Twitter

In today’s piece of #SteamWorldWeek content, I can’t help but indulge in Twitter and look at all of the old memories. From simple tweets, to illustrations and pictures, there’s plenty of gold to be unearthed and I just can’t help but share some of them. So, here are my highlights: Got any highlights of your… View Article
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[Feature] Is it Time for a SteamWorld Racing game? Hell Yes!

There ain’t no party like a Steambot party! When it comes to the SteamWorld series, developer Image & Form Games have said time and time again that they are always open to working on sequels to their existing games, but they also relish seeing what else they can do with the SteamWorld series. It’s because… View Article
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[Video] Gotta Go Fast! Debut Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Trailer has arrived

Whatever your feelings are with regards to the movie designs of Sonic The Hedgehog and and Jim Carrey’s Robotnik, today a trailer for the upcoming film has been shared and if you have yet to see it, you can find it here: At the time of sharing this video, on YouTube, the trailer has 91k dislikes versus 75k likes and 2.4 million views.   Source: Paramount Pictures… View Article
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[Feature] Why Link’s Awakening is a Great Follow-up Game to Breath of the Wild

While some are addicted to Fire Emblem, Pokémon, Animal Crossing or Smash, my obsession is The Legend of Zelda. Link is one of my all-time favourite protagonists, despite the changes he endures and this decade, is by far my favourite one as far as Zelda gaming goes. Did you know that in this decade alone… View Article
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[Feature] The Story Begins with SteamWorld Tower Defense

Once more another theme week is underway at Miketendo64 and this week, we’re celebrating #SteamWorldWeek and what better way is there to kick things off, than to go back to where it all began! While SteamWorld Dig was one of the first game’s most SteamWorld fans were introduced to, by no means was it the… View Article
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[Review] Venture Kid (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Snikkabo Publisher: FDG Entertainment Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop download Category: Action, Adventure, Arcade, Platformer No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: May 02, 2019 (EU & NA) Price: $10.00 USD HISTORY: From Norway based developer Snikkabo, Venture Kid is a Mega Man inspired action platformer that has previously debuted on the likes… View Article
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[Feature] Celebrating 4 Years of Xenoblade Chronicles X with #XenobladeX_fes19

With it now being April 29 in Japan, today marks the fourth anniversary since Monolith Soft brought Xenoblade Chronicles X to the Nintendo Wii U. As far as games go, it was one of the few that pushed the Wii U to its limits and showed off what the console could do. Even then, sacrifices… View Article
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Retro Studios are Looking to Expand the Development Team for Metroid Prime 4

Back in January 2019, Nintendo gave us the news a lot of us were expecting, news that Metroid Prime 4 was enduring development issues and will be delayed. In reality, the game wasn’t so much delayed, but it’s entire development cycle would begin anew, only this time, Retro Studios will be involved. A little over three months… View Article
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Nintendo Comments on Success of Tetris 99 and Nintendo Switch Online

In addition to Switch success, sales and more, this week Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa  also brought up Tetris 99 and Nintendo Switch Online. Since the game released for free in February, Tetris 99 has been reported as having 2.8 million account holders playing the game and that Nintendo Switch Online has exceeded 9.8 million global accounts. Both statements can be seen here: Tetris 99… View Article
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Super Mario Maker 2

Super Mario Maker 2 is “Filled with New Gameplay Mechanics” and “New Ways to Play that were not Previously in the Series”

Hot on the heels of a release date for Super Mario Maker 2, as part of Nintendo’s financial results briefing “for Fiscal Year Ended March 2019,” Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa briefly spoke about the game release. He didn’t completely go into detail, but the statement he did provide essentially read like assurances that the game is not a… View Article
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Pokémon: Let’s Go was developed with TV Mode in Mind whereas Sword & Shield are “being Developed to Emphasize the fun of playing Nintendo Switch in Handheld Mode”

For the lifelong Pokémon fans who are anticipating the release of Pokémon Sword & Pokémon Shield in the hopes that they will be the home console HD Pokémon games they have waited a long time for, it’s simply not the case. During Nintendo’s financial results briefing “for Fiscal Year Ended March 2019,” current Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa went on to say… View Article
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[Preview] First Impressions of More Captivating Mario Madness (Super Mario Odyssey VR)

*The following article is based on 30 minutes of gameplay, by a writer with extensive experience playing with Samsung Gear VR. As part of a new update, unlike Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey actually gets some new content, which can be played without VR Goggles. In order to reach said content however, from… View Article
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[Preview] First Impressions of a More Immersive Hyrule (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild VR)

*The following article is based on 30 minutes of gameplay, by a writer with extensive experience playing with Samsung Gear VR.   The time has come to experience The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild in a whole new way and I for one could not resist dipping my toe in its VR waters…. View Article
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[Patch Notes] Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Version 3.0.1 for Nintendo Switch (Joker Issues Corrected)

Time to update Super Smash Bros. Ultimate again. Even though it has only been a week since the game received the big 3.0.0 update, an issue with Joker has surfaced that would prevent the game from loading if Joker used his final smash to win a fight in Classic mode. The 3.0.1 patch resolves this… View Article
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[Feature] Breaking Down the Performance of Nintendo’s Best-Selling Nintendo Switch Titles (January 1 – March 31, 2019)

Once again, Nintendo have posted the latest results to their Best Sellers list and while Mario Kart 8 Deluxe continues to occupy the top spot and there’s a new addition to the list, the numbers aren’t as impressive as they could have been. Compared to the actual performance of each game in the last three… View Article
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