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King K. Rool and Simon Belmont Revealed for Smash Ultimate

Post Date: 8/8/2018 3:14:30 PM

King K. Rool and Simon Belmont Revealed for Smash Ultimate

During today's Super Smash Bros. Ultimate direct, two new original playable fighters were revealed. Long time hopeful and Donkey Kong villian King K. Rool is joining the battle. In addition, Simon Belmont from Castlevania is also playable as a third party rep. Both these new fighters have been long anticipated fan favorites, so it's incredible to see them finally coming to Smash, especially after such a dramatic reveal....

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct is Coming August 8

Post Date: 8/5/2018 6:07:15 PM

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct is Coming August 8

Earlier today, during Melee Top 8 of EVO 2018, Nintendo teased us with a surprise announcement. We'll be getting a new direct for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on August 8, just three days away. The smash direct will air bright and early here in the U.S. at 7 a.m. PT or 10 a.m. ET. That's about all we know. It's pretty likely that we'll see a new character revealed and get information about a demo. Either way, stay tuned f...

Indie Metroidvania Iconoclasts gets a Switch Release Date

Post Date: 7/25/2018 3:34:07 PM

Indie Metroidvania Iconoclasts gets a Switch Release Date

Iconoclasts from Konjak and Bifrost Entertainment has just been announced for an August 2nd release date for Nintendo Switch. The indie Metroidvania title previously launched for Playstation 4, Playstation Vita and PC at the beginning of the year to critical acclaim. Added features new to the Switch release are a new easy mode for beginners and a boss rush mode, which will also be added to all current releases. A trail...

Nintendo E3 2018 Impressions

Post Date: 7/2/2018 12:28:22 AM

Nintendo E3 2018 Impressions

Another year of E3 has come and gone. Some cool new games were announced; gameplay and release dates were plentiful. Many members of the press, including myself, had the opportunity to demo some upcoming games on the E3 showfloor. These are my thoughts on Nintendo's E3 2018 presentation and lineup. When Nintendo stopped doing a traditional press conference at E3 a few years back, it was met with some rather harsh criti...

Nintendo E3 2018 Recap

Post Date: 6/28/2018 3:24:53 PM

Nintendo E3 2018 Recap

Another year of E3 and another Nintendo presentation have come and gone. Between the official presentation, pre-E3 directs, and Nintendo Treehouse Live events, there was a lot to take in. Let's recap E3 so you know exactly what you can expect for the next year (mostly Pokémon and Smash Bros) on Switch. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is coming to Switch on December 7. We got plenty of gameplay details and footage...

Dragon Ball FighterZ is Coming to Switch on September 28

Post Date: 6/23/2018 5:52:24 PM

Dragon Ball FighterZ is Coming to Switch on September 28

One surprise that went a little under the radar from Nintendo's E3 presentation was the reveal of Dragon Ball FighterZ on Switch. The anime fighter that came to PC and other consoles earlier this year will be seeing a Switch release on September 28. If you're a fan of fighting games (or Dragon Ball) and you've yet to play it, this will be the perfect opportunity. The game already has a strong competitive scene and has b...

Fortnite is Out Now on Switch

Post Date: 6/22/2018 3:30:26 PM

Fortnite is Out Now on Switch

As has been rumored for some time, Fornite is coming to Switch. In fact, as of Nintendo's E3 2018 presentation, the game is available to download and play for free. Fortnite is a battle royale that has taken the world by storm of the past year. The Battle Royale mode is free to play (with plenty of micro-transactions). The Swith version even supports cross-platform multiplayer with PC and Xbox One. To the dissapointmen...

Super Mario Party Announced for Switch

Post Date: 6/20/2018 4:53:18 PM

Super Mario Party Announced for Switch

Super Mario Party will be the next installment in the Mario Party franchise, coming to Switch later this year. The official release date is October 5, 2018. The game was one of the few first party titles revealed during Nintendo's E3 2018 presentation, where a brief trailer (below) was shown. Super Mario Party goes back to the series' roots and features a variety of boards jam-packed with 4-player mini-games. A more cl...

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Releases on Switch December 7

Post Date: 6/12/2018 1:32:28 PM

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Releases on Switch December 7

The new Super Smash Bros. game now has an official name and release date, as well as tons of new info regarding characters, stages, and more. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for Nintendo Switch will be bringing together every single character from every Smash Bros. game ever, as well as a few new faces too.

Defining the Worth of the Definitive Edition

Post Date: 5/25/2018 5:45:46 PM

Defining the Worth of the Definitive Edition

Hyrule Warriors has seen releases on the Wii U and 3DS, and has now seen a subsequent expanded release on the Switch. The 3DS version offered slightly more content than the Wii U one did, but at a reduction in visual quality. Unfortunately, this resulted in some poor reviews, but finally all of the previous content plus some new costumes are on the Switch as of May 18th; however, is it worth the price? This is discussed...