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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.

Justin Smith10 days 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...
How the Nintendo Switch Succeeds by Becoming the Underdog
The Nintendo Switch has become Nintendo's biggest success in years. But the trick Nintendo used to achieve this success is extremely different than other strategies gaming giants use. Gaming giants li...
Jack Tinmouth18 days ago
So You Want to Be a Pokémon Master? - Sinnoh
With the advent of the Nintendo DS console came a new raft of Pokémon games, beginning with the Diamond and Pearl. These games saw the return of features like the real time clock (last seen in Gold an...
Zach Kimbella month ago
Get Out of My Nintendo Labo(ratory)!
In an age of ever progressing virtual reality, the days of steering wheel and fishing rod video game controllers seemed to be a thing of a past (do you member? I 'member). That is until Nintendo annou...
The Gamers Ghosta month ago
'Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle' Review
I remember the first time I played through XCOM: Enemy Unknown. It was a solid game, but one that caused my stress level to increase tenfold. There never seemed to be a moment of reprieve, even while ...
The Gamers Ghosta month ago
The Ghost and the Switch
Accountability. Without it, my credibility as a writer and, dare I say, a journalist, is left with an aura of decay. That festering cloud will continue to rot and grow until I’m little more than a tab...
Jack Tinmoutha month ago
So You Want to Be a Pokémon Master? - Hoenn
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald and their remakes as Omega, Ruby, and Alpha Sapphire are fantastic games that introduced a whole host of new Pokémon to fans of the franchise, as well as one of the most overpo...
Aaron Dennisa month ago
'Fire Emblem'
Fire Emblem is a tactical role-playing game published by Nintendo, and technically the seventh entry in the Fire Emblem series, but the first to be localized for western audiences. It was released in ...
Jack Tinmouth2 months ago
So You Want to Be a Pokémon Master? - Johto
Next in the series of Pokémon games is the Johto based games, Gold and Silver. One major difference with these compared to other games in the Pokémon franchise is that there are sixteen badges to coll...
Tom Simmons2 months ago
Why I Love: 'Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door'
SPOILERS I shamelessly admit that a not insignificant amount of mental preparation was required for me to even fathom trying to write about this game without going full fan-girl mode. Let’s see if it ...
Savana Verret2 months ago
'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild'—2017's Game of the Year
If you missed the game awards the other night, and haven't heard yet: SURPRISE! 'Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' got Game of the Year! The series also brought home the Best Game Direction and Bes...
Tara Foulkrod2 months ago
'Star Fox: Guard' - a New Way to Tower Defense
If you played Nintendo games in the 1990s, you know who Fox McCloud is. He's the ringleader in a pretty well known game called 'Star Fox', a shoot-em-up game where you fly around in a pretty cool spac...
Tara Foulkrod2 months ago
'Pokemon Go's Ban in Saudi Arabia Isn't New, Religion Never Got Along with Pikachu
Pokemon has had a long history of butting heads with religious groups, and that hasn't stopped with Pokemon GO. Saudi Arabia has just extended fatwa to the game which essentially bans it, claiming it ...