On Thursday, July 6th, 2017 at 7am PT/10am ET, Nintendo will be releasing a Splatoon 2 focused Nintendo Direct. As with most Nintendo Direct announcements, there weren’t that many more details provided besides that fact that they will be exploring “some of the new features in the upcoming Nintendo Switch game Splatoon 2.” This announcement comes just a few weeks before Splatoon 2...[Read More]
Let’s get this out of the way at the very start, Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas is very much inspired by the Legend of Zelda franchise. There is no hiding this fact, but this really isn’t a bad thing. Oceanhorn does enough to set it apart and earn its own identity, even if it isn’t a perfect ride. Through the nine or so hours it took me to complete Oceanhorn’s campaig...[Read More]
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle may be one of the biggest surprises in video games this year. Who would have ever thought that we would be seeing Ubisoft and Nintendo work together to create a game that just screams XCOM. Well, my friends, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle is real and it is a ton of fun.
Having completed E3 2017, I thought it wise to reflect and think back on all the incredible games and experiences I’ve had in the past week. One of the topics I was most excited to ponder was what would be my Game of the Show 2017. I anticipated struggling and going back and forth with certain titles, but when it came down to it, my answer was already firmly decided. Super Mario Odyssey is, ...[Read More]
Nintendo has been criticized in the past about their reluctance to change. We’ve seen countless franchises stuck in similar designs, all for the sake of consistency and the rejection of trying something new. In contrast to this idea though, Nintendo has recently been putting out incredibly unique games, expanding their cast of colorful characters and creations. While we got the excellent Spl...[Read More]
Nintendo is really pushing it this year with lots of games and more. Today is a sweet little list of games and other things you’ll get to pick up. The list has been provided below.
While we were all hoping for a proper Pokémon title for the Nintendo Switch to be announced at today’s Pokémon Nintendo Direct, we instead were treated to the news that Pokkén Tournament DX will be hitting Nintendo’s newest console on September 22nd, 2017. Originally released in Japanese arcades in 2015 and the Nintendo Wii U in 2016, Pokkén Tournament DX is a fighting game that has yo...[Read More]
When the Switch was announced we got to see just a few games that were coming to it. Shortly after its announcement there was an official Nintendo Direct that detailed even more games. One of the most unique titles out of that was ARMS, a fighting game featuring characters with springs for arms. Later on, we were treated to a full video sharing what could be expected of ARMS and recently players w...[Read More]
It’s hard to believe that E3 2017 is less than two weeks away, but it’s the truth. With that, all the companies and developers are starting to reveal their plans, and Ubisoft has done so with a post and a teaser video. In the video, which you can see below, two men are showing CEO and co-founder of Ubisoft Yves Guillemot a new teaser for E3, but all the new and secret news is blocked a...[Read More]
Developer Dreadbit and Ripstone Publishing have just announced that their steampunk mech combat game, Ironcast, will be launching on the Nintendo Switch this summer. Originally released on PC and Mac in 2015, and PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2016, Ironcast is a Match-3 game that has a ton of depth to it.
As we reported last week, the rumor about Sonic Mania being released on August 15th, 2017 is indeed the release date for the return of Sonic the Hedgehog. Sonic Mania will be available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch for $19.99.