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All Nintendo, all the time; the latest news and discussion about Nintendo games, accessories and consoles, from Nintendo Switch to retro consoles.

Suspicious Cook8 months ago
'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' - The Likely (and Unlikely) Newcomers
One of the best things Super Smash Bros. brings is pre-release speculation and that's what this is. This isn't a dream list of who I want or don't want, but several different lists compiled to fulfill...
David Sinclair8 months ago
'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Will Be the BEST of the Series
It's been 20 years since the debut of this legendary Nintendo IP and the series still holds a special place in my heart with it's large roster of fighters and references to my childhood memories. This...
Valerie Holt8 months ago
I Will Ruin Your Childhood
Pokémon has been an innocent and beloved franchise for the last two decades, but that doesn’t mean that it hasn’t gone by without a bit of controversy sprinkled on top. The first controversy that Poké...
Valerie Holt8 months ago
The Pokémon Multiverse Will Blow Your Mind
Over time, the Pokémon games, anime, and manga have given fans bits of lore about the world of Pokémon. With that, fans quickly stitched together theories about how everything connects. These theories...
Jamie Papworth9 months ago
'Final Fantasy Dissidia NT' Review
Suffice it to say, I harbour a sentimental attachment to this one. Last year, I was one of 40 Final Fantasy fans invited to attend an exclusive evening in London with Ichiro Hazama, the man at the hel...
Texxx-Man Cosplay9 months ago
'Super Contra' Review
When I first purchased and received my NES Classic Edition just weeks before Christmas in 2016, Super Contra, or Super C, was one of the games that I was eager to play. As a kid, I played the original...
Stefano Ruccia9 months ago
Ten Characters Begging for a Spot in 'Super Smash Bros. Switch'
On the March 8, 2018 edition of Nintendo Direct, Yoshiaki Koizumi—game producer, designer, and director—closed out the broadcast with the announcement of Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch. Fan...
Nick Falkner9 months ago
NES Memories
Atari had it all. Nolan Bushnell's company that put gaming on the map was on top of the world. The Atari VCS, otherwise known as the Atari 2600, was the most popular system for its time. There was not...
Katie Marchbank9 months ago
Nintendo Switch Accessories Every Gamer Needs
The Nintendo Switch is an amazing little system. It can be taken with you in handheld mode for fun play on the go, or nestled in its dock for awesome visuals and gameplay on your big screen. I've had ...
Aaron Dennis10 months ago
'Dragon Strike' for the NES
Dragon Strike is set in Krynn, which is from the Dragonlance Saga. For those who are unfamiliar with Dungeons and Dragons, the table top, role-playing system had numerous worlds or realms, but Dragonl...
James Lizowski10 months ago
10 Classic Nintendo Games That Deserve a Reboot
Since the beginning of the video game evolution peaked around most of our childhood days, our younger years consisted of absolutely amazing games. Since video game companies were experimenting and rel...
Aaron Dennis10 months ago
'Castlevania'
Castlevania. Boy, what a strange name that was for a video game based on the stories of Dracula, Count Vlad Tepes, based on the stories of Vlad the Impaler, based on the book of the movie, and—okay, I...
Kevin Resnicka year ago
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Review
From the very moment I began playing the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, I knew that I was in for something special. I have played and owned well over three hundred video games throughout my life...
Jared Williamsa year ago
Nintendo Direct: 3-18-18 Thoughts and Feelings
Nintendo always knows how to answer questions, but always leave us asking more. I’m not saying that’s a good or bad thing, but this Direct really emphasized that feeling for me. As I personally expect...
Jason Anschutza year ago
Who Is Your Classic, Favorite Video Game Character?
Video games have been a common form of entertainment and a staple for years. As they remain wild in popularity, males and females of all demographics enjoy the experience of either playing games or wa...
How the Switch Switched My View on 'Mario Kart'
In my years of playing video games, I have never given Mario Kart the chance. Why? To be honest, it's not that I disliked the characters or the concept, it's just that I was always an active FPS game ...
Aaron Dennisa year ago
'Arcana' for the SNES
Arcana was one of the SNES games I found at the flea market. Back when I was a kid, my mom used to take me to a local flea market once or twice a month, and there were always tables with video games f...
Justin Smitha year ago
'The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess' (Great in Concept, Underwhelming in Execution)
I wish to preface this by making it clear that this is simply my impression of the game, never having played the GameCube or Wii versions, and only getting into Zelda as of roughly two years ago, havi...