News items tagged with nintendo

Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Reggie Responds To Metroid Prime Federation Force Negativity

Nintendo entered E3 this year having released a number of high profile games for its struggling Wii U console over the past 12 months. After big releases like Mario Kart 8, Super Smash Bros, and a su...

By Derek Nichols on 16 October 2018
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Gets Zelda Mashup

Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Gets Zelda Mashup

As many fans of Capcom’s action-RPG franchise will likely attest, crossover events like the handful...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

Middle-earth: Shadow of War: 'Never Say Never' to Possible Nintendo Switch Port

report this adGame Rant was in attendance for a recent Middle-earth: Shadow of War press event in Toronto, Canada, where we were provided with the opportunity to speak...

By Riley Little on 15 October 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at GDC Awards

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at GDC Awards

report this adThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has received plenty of awards since its release, including Game of the Year at DICE just over a month ago. It loo...

By A.J. Plautz on 15 October 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Wins Big at DICE Awards 2018

After losing its way with the Wii U, Nintendo has once again caught lightning in a bottle with its l...

By Derek Nichols on 15 October 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

report this adThere’s a reason why gamers look forward to E3 every year. Not only does the show give fans a chance to learn more about already-announced titles, but it...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Breath of the Wild Almost Had Spider-Man Travel System

Breath of the Wild Almost Had Spider-Man Travel System

report this adAlthough Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild launched without the fan-favorite hookshot, it almost had two, according to an interview with director Hidem...

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 October 2018
Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

Metroid, Mario Cars Coming to Rocket League on Switch

report this adWith more than 33 million players and counting, Rocket League is without a doubt one of the most popular and thoroughly enjoyable gaming experiences one...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Mario Kart 8 Gets Free Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC

Mario Kart 8 Gets Free Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC

report this adMario Kart 8 Deluxe, the Switch port of the original Wii U title, hasn’t seen many major changes since its release for the system, until now. Nintendo ha...

By Sarah Fields on 15 October 2018
BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

BotW Developers Discuss Freedom, Speeds Runs

report this adIn a recent interview, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma and game director Hidemaro Fujibayashi discussed a major feature of t...

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 October 2018
WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

WWE Superstars Really Like Crash Bandicoot

report this adProfessional wrestling fans are gearing up for SummerSlam tonight, the second biggest WWE pay-per-view of the year, right behind WrestleMania. Some of th...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News Makes Odd Claims About Bloodborne and Switch

Fox News isn’t exactly known for its comprehensive video game coverage, and as such, it may not be s...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Review

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam is just as wacky and enjoyable as any other past iteration of the seri...

By Riley Little on 15 October 2018
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Hits Nintendo Switch This Fall

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Hits Nintendo Switch This Fall

Ever since Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 was revealed by way of an announcement trailer to then subsequent...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Nintendo Switch Launch Guide: What You Need to Know

Updated 2/24/2017 Here is everything you need to know about the launch of Nintendo’s upcoming Nintendo Switch console, including its price, release date, launch lineup of games, and more. On January...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Nintendo Switch Holiday Giveaway

Game Rant is back with another giveaway, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. For this contest we h...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Nintendo Switch Trailer Highlights Upcoming Games

Nintendo Switch Trailer Highlights Upcoming Games

report this adThe latest Nintendo Switch commercial puts games front and center and features users playing Zelda, Mario Kart 8, and other titles both at home and on th...

By Denny Connolly on 15 October 2018
Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

Why Nintendo Switch is Succeeding Where Wii U Failed

report this adDespite the massive success of the Wii, Nintendo was struggling to sell consumers on the Wii U, and that, combined with a slow start for the 3DS, saw it...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

Stardew Valley is 2017's Most Downloaded Game on Switch

In a recent list published by Nintendo, Stardew Valley ranked as the most downloaded Switch title of...

By Patrick Kirk on 15 October 2018
1-2-Switch Hands-On Preview

1-2-Switch Hands-On Preview

report this adGame Rant goes hands-on with a few of the party minigames from 1-2-Switch, one of the upcoming launch titles for the Nintendo Switch console. As the laun...

By John Jacques on 15 October 2018
Nintendo Switch eShop Games and Prices

Nintendo Switch eShop Games and Prices

Nintendo Switch launch day has officially arrived and gamers are ready to start tearing through the...

By Denny Connolly on 15 October 2018
NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 Microtransactions Changed Following Backlash

NBA 2K18 was released this week on PC and consoles (including the Nintendo Switch). And while fans o...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 October 2018
10 Funniest Game Commercials

10 Funniest Game Commercials

report this ad Over the years, the video game industry has seen its fair share of commercials. Some are funny on purpose and some are so odd or awkward that they happ...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 October 2018
Nintendo Takes on Real Dairy Farmers at 1-2-Switch

Nintendo Takes on Real Dairy Farmers at 1-2-Switch

report this adRecently, a group of professional dairy farmers propositioned Nintendo to go a few rounds in the cow-milking ring. Those at Billings Farm & Museum in...

By AJ Caulfield on 15 October 2018
Nintendo Switch Launch Title Has Some Weird Mini-Games

Nintendo Switch Launch Title Has Some Weird Mini-Games

report this adNintendo releases several brand new trailers for Nintendo Switch launch title 1-2 Switch, showing off a crying baby mini-game, a shaving mini-game and mo...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 October 2018
News Roundup: October 2, 2011

News Roundup: October 2, 2011

report this ad FIFA 12 and X-Men: Destiny led the releases this week as we close out September and say hello to the incredibly busy fall season. Look for our reviews...

By Rob Keyes on 15 October 2018
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam Reveal Trailer

Any RPG fans worth their salt are probably familiar with Nintendo’s Mario & Luigi and Paper Mario series of games, even if they may not have enjoyed the recent entries in each property as much....

By Riley Little on 15 October 2018
DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

DOOM, Wolfenstein 2 Switch Dev Says 'Major' Port Coming

The company behind the Nintendo Switch ports of DOOM and Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus are currently working on a new “major” port, according to an interview with Variety. As Panic Button Games, th...

By Michael Cottuli on 14 October 2018
Nintendo Announces New Switch Games: 1-2-Switch & Arms

Nintendo Announces New Switch Games: 1-2-Switch & Arms

Nintendo announces two new games for the Nintendo Switch during its Treehouse event that make unique...

By Weston Albert on 14 October 2018
Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Nintendo Switch and 3DS Holiday Cyber Sale Starts

Black Friday is arriving early for the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS platforms. Today Nintendo la...

By Rory Young on 14 October 2018
Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

Doom Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks

report this adOne of the surprise announcements from last week’s Nintendo Direct livestream was that DOOM would be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The first-person shoo...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 October 2018
Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Doom Switch Release Date Confirmed in New Trailer

Last month’s Nintendo Direct broadcast brought some good news for gamers looking forward to a top-ti...

By Brad Jones on 14 October 2018
E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

[Update: The Game Rant Best of E3 2011 Award Winners have been announced!] Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together a pair of lists of our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

Stardew Valley Dated for Nintendo Switch

report this adLast February, Nintendo announced that the popular farm simulation game Stardew Valley would be making its way to the Nintendo Switch, and now we know ex...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 October 2018
Canadian Videogame Awards: 2013 Finalists

Canadian Videogame Awards: 2013 Finalists

The nominations are in and the finalists have been officially selected for the 2013 Canadian Video...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

Xenoblade Chronicles X Interview

report this adWe sat down to chat with Nintendo Treehouse’s Demetrius Boggs about Xenoblade Chronicles X, Super Smash Bros., and Nintendo’s decision to localize this g...

By Riley Little on 14 October 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 14 October 2018
15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

15 Most Anticipated Games of 2013

While the time of year has come to look back at our Top 10 Games of 2012, it’s also an occasion to take a collective breath, and...

By Andrew Dyce on 14 October 2018
Game Ranter Banter: Final Fantasy, Smash Bros. and More

Game Ranter Banter: Final Fantasy, Smash Bros. and More

report this adFive writers give their take on Super Smash Bros. DLC, WWE 2K16’s lack of female wrestlers, Square Enix’s Western appeal, betas, and TellTale’s sporadic...

By Riley Little on 14 October 2018
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

We have no idea what’s going on with the Spike VGX this year or even if there will be one. The annual celebrity-fueled, ad-hungry video games event was consistently chock full of controversy and dis...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

The Best of E3 2012: Nominations

report this ad Leading up to E3 2012, many of the big game announcements were unveiled early, from Star Wars 1313 to Gears of War: Judgment. Still, there were a few p...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
No ‘Crysis 3’ on Wii U Highlights Bigger Long-Term Problems For Nintendo

No ‘Crysis 3’ on Wii U Highlights Bigger Long-Term Problems For Nintendo

Nearly a year ago, Crytek’s Director of Creative Development Rasmus Hoejengaard claimed that it’s...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago wh...

By Rob Keyes on 14 October 2018
No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

No Nintendo FIFA 16 Release

report this ad With the upcoming FIFA 16, EA Sports will look to build upon the improvements made with recent games in the franchise. FIFA 15 offered up a polished so...

By Rob Gordon on 14 October 2018
FIFA 18 for Switch Has Some Weird Glitches

FIFA 18 for Switch Has Some Weird Glitches

A little more than six months after its launch, the Nintendo Switch is receiving an admirable amount...

By Brad Jones on 14 October 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles X Review

Xenoblade Chronicles X Review

report this adNintendo’s latest Wii U blockbuster, Xenoblade Chronicles X, is massive, beautiful, and well worth checking out for anyone that currently owns the consol...

By Riley Little on 14 October 2018
Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

Why FIFA 18 Nintendo Switch Doesn't Use Frostbite

Many were delighted when EA confirmed that it will be bringing FIFA 18 to the Nintendo Switch. While existing FIFA fans are excited to play the soccer sim on the go, t...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 October 2018
Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

report this ad Paper Mario: Color Splash is the best looking installment in the series, offering the most immersive world to-date. Still, its battle system suffers in...

By Riley Little on 14 October 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles X Review Roundup

Xenoblade Chronicles X Review Roundup

report this adThe reviews for the Wii U’s big holiday exclusive Xenoblade Chronicles X are in, pointing to a gorgeous adventure that unfortunately falls just short of...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 October 2018
Rumor: Xenoblade Chronicles Censored for West

Rumor: Xenoblade Chronicles Censored for West

report this adPictures from preview builds of the Wii U’s Xenoblade Chronicles X show that Nintendo may be censoring certain outfits for 13-year old female protagonist...

By Rory Young on 14 October 2018
Ridley and Inkling Smash Bros Amiibo Revealed

Ridley and Inkling Smash Bros Amiibo Revealed

Nintendo wowed audiences today with its Smash Bros. Ultimate extravaganza during its pre-recorded sh...

By Sarah Fields on 14 October 2018
Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Paper Mario: Color Splash Revealed for Wii U

Nintendo reveals a brand new Paper Mario title, with the paint and color-themed Paper Mario: Color S...

By Rob Gordon on 14 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Octo Expansion Release Date & Amiibo Reveal

Splatoon 2 Octo Expansion Release Date & Amiibo Reveal

report this adNintendo surprised everyone when it revealed the first paid expansion for Splatoon 2. Suggesting a release date sometime in the summer of 2018, the devel...

By Sarah Fields on 13 October 2018
EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

EA is Done Making Nintendo Switch Games for Now

On September 29th, Electronic Arts released FIFA 18 for the Nintendo Switch. Unfortunately, anyone t...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2: Here's What the Halloween Masks Do

Splatoon 2: Here's What the Halloween Masks Do

report this adThis October, Splatoon 2 is holding a special Splatoween weekend as part of the online shooter’s Halloween festivities. For this event, Nintendo is addin...

By Ramon Hara on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Halloween Event Announced

Splatoon 2 Halloween Event Announced

report this adThe Halloween season is in full swing, and gamers have a list of options to celebrate the spookiest time of the year. With Overwatch, Fortnite, and Pokem...

By Jordan Gerblick on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament Sees Scizor Join The Roster

Pokken Tournament Sees Scizor Join The Roster

The Pokemon Company reveals Scizor as the next playable character joining the roster of the popular...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2018
Pokemon Fighting Game Gains Empoleon As New Character

Pokemon Fighting Game Gains Empoleon As New Character

After ample speculation, The Pokemon Company confirms that the next fighter joining the Pokken Tourn...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Pokken Tournament DX Adding New Playable Pokemon

Without a doubt, today’s Nintendo Direct Mini contained a lot of information in regards to what’s on...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2018
FIFA 18 on Switch Was Less Than 3% of Sales in UK

FIFA 18 on Switch Was Less Than 3% of Sales in UK

Ever since EA Sports’ former Chief Competition Officer Peter Moore revealed that FIFA 18 would be cu...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Gets Help From Xenoblade Devs

report this adSeries creator Shigeru Miyamoto sheds some light on just how big the development team is on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, and who else is invo...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 October 2018
EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

EA to Bring More Games to Switch if FIFA 18 Succeeds

Following Electronic Arts‘ press conference during E3 2017, the company released details regarding t...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament Set to Get Brand New Character

Pokken Tournament Set to Get Brand New Character

report this adNintendo confirms plans to announce a brand new entrant to Pokken Tournament later this month, kickstarting speculation amongst fans about which Pokemon...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2018
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Splatoon's Inkling

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Splatoon's Inkling

When Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch was officially announced, Splatoon‘s Inkling characte...

By Rory Young on 13 October 2018
Some Switch Titles Won't Support Cloud Save Features

Some Switch Titles Won't Support Cloud Save Features

Since the Nintendo Switch launched last year, owners have been begging for a way to backup their sav...

By Richard Apodaca on 13 October 2018
7 Wii U Games that Need NX Ports

7 Wii U Games that Need NX Ports

report this adAs excited as gamers are for the NX’s predicted 2016 launch, there are several games that should not be left behind on the Wii U without a port to the ne...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Review

Splatoon 2 Review

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original release...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2018
Nintendo Release Dates

Nintendo Release Dates

report this ad While many criticized Nintendo’s E3 2015 presentation, the Big N still has quite the upcoming lineup of games for both the Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS. ...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2018
Nintendo May Be Keeping NX Dev Kits From Third Parties

Nintendo May Be Keeping NX Dev Kits From Third Parties

Developers of Unravel and Ori and the Blind Forest complain online that Nintendo is purposefully kee...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Adding New Map, Weapon and Mode

Splatoon 2 Adding New Map, Weapon and Mode

Nintendo announced new content is on the way for its third-person shooter Splatoon 2, including a ne...

By A.J. Plautz on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Pearl and Marina Amiibo Announced

Splatoon 2 Pearl and Marina Amiibo Announced

report this adHot on the heels of the recent Splatoon 2 concert featuring the idols from both games, Nintendo has now revealed plans to release new Pearl and Marina am...

By Sarah Fields on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Splatoon 2 Free Huge Holiday Updates

Nintendo is preparing for a very Splatoon 2 holiday season, announcing several forthcoming updates for the Nintendo Switch multiplayer shooter. Small updates have cont...

By Rory Young on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Reveals Plans for Three Forthcoming Updates

Splatoon 2 Reveals Plans for Three Forthcoming Updates

report this adWith Splatoon 2‘s release last month having helped the Nintendo Switch hit a sales milestone to become the best selling console of July 2017, it looks as...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

Splatoon 2 New Maps and Weapons Leak

It’s an exciting day for Splatoon 2 fans, as a slew of news regarding the game’s forthcoming updates...

By AJ Caulfield on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

Splatoon 2 Splatfests Have Major Flaw

report this adDespite the admittedly gross nature of the festivities, the latest Splatoon 2 Splatfest seemed to be a rousing success, with thousands of players tuning...

By AJ Caulfield on 13 October 2018
Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

Nintendo Adding Free Splatoon 2 Inkbrush DLC Tomorrow

report this adNintendo is starting off strong regarding its promise to consistently update Splatoon 2 with free DLC. Tomorrow Nintendo will be releasing its first bit...

By Rory Young on 13 October 2018
Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

Splatoon 2's First Splatfest Pits Ketchup Against Mayo

report this adSplatoon 2′s first official post-launch Splatfest has been revealed, starting a condiment war between ketchup and mayonnaise. The announcement was offici...

By Rory Young on 13 October 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles X Release Date

Xenoblade Chronicles X Release Date

It’s only been a month or two since New 3DS owners got their hands on Xenoblade Chronicles 3D, the mobile port of the popular Wii RPG, but they’re going to have to play quickly. The game’s spiritual...

By Christopher Gates on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament Pros Have Their Screen Names Changed

Pokken Tournament Pros Have Their Screen Names Changed

Pokken Tournament is the arcade fighting game the Pokemon franchise has always needed, and it’s alre...

By Mark Knapp on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament DX Announced for Nintendo Switch

Pokken Tournament DX Announced for Nintendo Switch

Following months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo has officially announced that the Pokemon fight...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

Pokken Tournament: Croagunk Joins The Roster

report this adAfter ample speculation, the latest fighter joining the roster of Pokken Tournament has been revealed, and it’s – rather surprisingly – the toxic frog Po...

By Riley Little on 13 October 2018
Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

Pokken Tournament Adds Blastoise as New Fighter

report this adBandai Namco Studio’s Pokemon fighting game Pokken Tournament DX has released its second DLC Pack. The expansion content officially introduces Blastoise...

By Matt Morgans on 13 October 2018
Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

Shinji Mikami Wants The Evil Within 2 on the Switch

A few months ago, it was revealed that legendary horror game developer Shinji Mikami is not directin...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 October 2018
The Game Awards Winners List

The Game Awards Winners List

It may no longer have the Spike branding or the cable channel budget, but The Game Awards actually...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 October 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Switch FIFA is a PS3/Xbox 360 Port

Rumor: Nintendo Switch FIFA is a PS3/Xbox 360 Port

report this adFollowing the Nintendo Switch Presentation on January 12, rumors are circulating that FIFA for the Nintendo Switch will be a port of the PlayStation 3 an...

By AJ Caulfield on 13 October 2018
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2: Cable Confirmed

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2: Cable Confirmed

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2’s DLC roster is coming together and we now have confirmation of the third downloadable character to be released in the first DLC pack. Joining Psylocke and Carnage is ano...

By Rob Keyes on 12 October 2018
Marvel Ultimate Allliance 2: Psylocke & Her Alternate Costume

Marvel Ultimate Allliance 2: Psylocke & Her Alternate Costume

report this ad Last week, fans and players of Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 found out that one of the first additional characters to be made available through DLC would...

By Rob Keyes on 12 October 2018
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2: Carnage Revealed!

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2: Carnage Revealed!

The eagerly anticipated Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 debuted mid-September with a seemingly large roster of 24 playable characters and some of the planned DLC has already surfaced online. The first n...

By Rob Keyes on 12 October 2018
Blizzard Has No Plans for Hearthstone on the Switch

Blizzard Has No Plans for Hearthstone on the Switch

Dean Ayala, a game designer for Hearthstone, stated in an interview that Blizzard is not working on a Switch port for the popular digital trading card game. In an interview with PowerUp! Gaming, whic...

By A.J. Plautz on 12 October 2018
Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo Reveals Game Deals for Black Friday

Nintendo announces a wide variety of video game deals for Wii U and 3DS, with big discounts up for g...

By Rob Gordon on 12 October 2018
Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

Miyamoto: Star Fox Zero is Most Underrated Wii U Game

report this adIn an E3 2016 interview with Game Informer, Shigeru Miyamoto and Bill Trinen name Star Fox Zero and Pikmin 3 as two underrated Wii U exclusive titles. At...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 October 2018
Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

Wii U Emulator Delivers Super Mario in 4K Resolution

report this adThe latest graphics pack for the Cemu Wii U emulator lets users upscale games like Super Mario 3D World, Bayonetta 2, and Xenoblade Chronicles X in 4K re...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 October 2018
Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Watch the Official Star Fox Zero Animated Short Here

Nintendo releases a brief anime based on Star Fox Zero, featuring all of the beloved animal pilots f...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2018
Star Fox Zero Review

Star Fox Zero Review

report this ad Star Fox Zero reunites gamers with its beloved cast of characters, and although it’s not always a smooth flight, there’s a lot to love about this new ta...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2018
Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

Nintendo Tried to Make A Transforming Arwing Amiibo

report this adNintendo says the company tried to create an Arwing amiibo that would have launched with Star Fox Zero, but despite numerous tries they weren’t able to c...

By Weston Albert on 11 October 2018
Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

Star Fox Guard Announced, Bundled With Wii U Game

report this adNintendo announces a new Star Fox game called Star Fox Guard, which also will be bundled with the upcoming Wii U game Star Fox Zero when it is released t...

By Weston Albert on 11 October 2018
Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto's Favorite Movie of 2015 Was Star Wars

Shigeru Miyamoto, famed creator of some of Nintendo’s greatest game franchises, says his favorite mo...

By Weston Albert on 11 October 2018
Bayonetta 2 (E3 2014)

Bayonetta 2 (E3 2014)

When Bayonetta was released for PS3 and Xbox 360 way back in 2009, the original IP’s brand of stylish and outrageous play, all helmed by a badass witch who could use her hair both as a clothing opti...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 October 2018
Zelda: Banana Trick to Get to the Top of Hyrule Castle

Zelda: Banana Trick to Get to the Top of Hyrule Castle

report this adEven though The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild released over a year ago, the game is just so darn good that people are still playing, whether for th...

By Curt Hutson on 11 October 2018
The Next Legend of Zelda Game is in Development

The Next Legend of Zelda Game is in Development

report this ad2017 was a big year for The Legend of Zelda, with Breath of the Wild winning Game of the Year at The Game Awards and earning near-universal acclaim from...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 October 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 2 Releases Tonight

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 2 Releases Tonight

A brand new trailer for the second set of downloadable content for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, The Champions’ Ballad, premiered at The Game Awards 2017. T...

By Curt Hutson on 11 October 2018
Bayonetta 2

Bayonetta 2

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UIot0Otq7MA During today’s Wii U event in New York City, gamers learned that the console will arrive in North America on November 18th, and more importantly that it’ll...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2018
Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

Nintendo Hosting Smash Bros. Tournament at Comic-Con

report this ad Once every year a gaggle of gamers, movie fans, comic aficionados, and major stars descend up San Diego, California to attend an event that’s beloved b...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2018
‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

‘Bayonetta 2’ Would Not Exist Without Nintendo

Gamers have been reassured that there’s plenty of exclusive content in the works for Wii U that wi...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2018
Worst Moments of E3 2012

Worst Moments of E3 2012

Written by Game Rant‘s Andrew Dyce and Anthony Taormina. E3 2012 has come and gone, and with it, another batch of press conferences, cinematic trailers, gameplay demonstrations and efforts by each...

By Andrew Dyce on 11 October 2018
Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Man Attacked With Master Sword from Legend of Zelda

Weapon prop replicas have become popular collector items over the years, including bladed weapons fr...

By Sarah Fields on 11 October 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds FF7's Cloud

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds FF7's Cloud

Ever since its release, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild modders have been adding a bevy of u...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 October 2018
News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

News Wrap Up: Real Portal Cake, Minecraft Karts & Swords, BioShock Science & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun newsbits for some of our recent favorites. Let’s take look a real-life Minecraft sword Portal cake...

By Rob Keyes on 10 October 2018
Project Cars 2 Development Begins

Project Cars 2 Development Begins

Each week, we spotlight a few stories from the previous week that didn’t reach the front page at Game Rant. This week, we’re discussing a new Final Fantasy game, Pro...

By Boston Blake on 10 October 2018
Payday 2 is Coming to Nintendo Switch

Payday 2 is Coming to Nintendo Switch

This evening’s Nintendo Direct has brought plenty of surprises for fans of Nintendo’s portable conso...

By John Jacques on 10 October 2018
Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

Toys-to-Life Games Are More Than A Trend

After two years of shaking my head at the toys-to-life genre and calling it a fad, Disney Infinity 3...

By Denny Connolly on 10 October 2018
Outlast 2 Announced for Switch Release

Outlast 2 Announced for Switch Release

Without a doubt, Red Barrels’ survival-horror title Outlast 2 is easily one of the scariest games fo...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 October 2018
Super Mario Party: How to Unlock Every Character

Super Mario Party: How to Unlock Every Character

In Super Mario Party on the Nintendo Switch, players have access to almost the entire roster right o...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 October 2018
World of Speed

World of Speed

Happy Valentine’s Day! It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games and announcements as we delve into the second month of 2014 and inch closer to the release of so...

By Rob Keyes on 05 October 2018
PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

PS4 Top Console in Feb, Majora's Mask Top-Selling Game

There was a time not too long ago when people thought that video game consoles were on the verge of extinction; that the game industry and the consumers that offer u...

By Kyree Leary on 04 October 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Road Trip Hands-On Event Begins

Pokemon Let's Go Road Trip Hands-On Event Begins

Pokemon Let’s Go is on the verge of release, but Nintendo isn’t done promoting the game just yet. Lucky fans across the country will have the opportunity to try out th...

By Sarah Fields on 03 October 2018
Pokemon GO: All the Grass and Psychic Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: All the Grass and Psychic Type Pokemon

For the past month or so, Pokemon GO players have had the opportunity to work through the Celebi Special Research quest for a chance to add the grass/psychic-type myth...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 October 2018
Splatoon 2's Next Splatfest Pits Forks Against Spoons

Splatoon 2's Next Splatfest Pits Forks Against Spoons

The latest Splatfest was revealed late Friday evening with one of the more obscure themes we’ve seen in Splatoon 2. The next Splatfest will have players fighting over...

By Richard Apodaca on 03 October 2018
Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Borderlands 3 is Not in Development for Nintendo Switch

Responding to a fan on Twitter, Gearbox Software CEO Randy Pitchford indicates that there are no plans to bring the upcoming Borderlands 3 to the Nintendo Switch. One...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 October 2018
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Announced

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch Announced

report this adOver the past few months rumors have been mounting that Nintendo is gearing up to release a Super Smash Bros. game on Nintendo Switch. Just two weeks ago...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 October 2018
Pokemon GO: Deoxys Can Be Beat With Two Players

Pokemon GO: Deoxys Can Be Beat With Two Players

Recently, Pokemon GO EX Raid passes went out, which now have the ability to be shared with a friend. This set of passes put players against the legendary Psychic-type...

By Joshua Duckworth on 02 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

Splatoon 2 Has Sold Over 1 Million Copies in Japan

As one of the more successful I.P. to come out of Nintendo in recent memory, Splatoon 2 was clearly going to be a hit upon its release earlier this year. The game has...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Salmon Run Schedule Changed, New Dualies DLC

Splatoon 2 Salmon Run Schedule Changed, New Dualies DLC

Nintendo is making some changes to Splatoon 2‘s popular Salmon Run mode for the better. For unclear reasons, Nintendo only makes the cooperative Salmon Run mode availa...

By Rory Young on 02 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Splatfest Weapons and Stages

Splatoon 2 Splatfest Weapons and Stages

Nintendo is revealing the weapon loadouts and map rotation for tomorrow’s free Splatoon 2 multiplayer Splatfest demo. With the Splatfest lasting only four short hours,...

By Rory Young on 02 October 2018
Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Splatoon 2 Pre-Launch Multiplayer Demo Announced

Today’s Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct revealed plans to release a pre-launch Splatfest multiplayer demo. Splatoon 2‘s first Splatfest will be a free download, available l...

By Rory Young on 02 October 2018
Nintendo Fan Who Got to Play Smash Ultimate Passes Away

Nintendo Fan Who Got to Play Smash Ultimate Passes Away

About a week ago, Chris Taylor–a young man with terminal cancer–was able to fulfill his dream and play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. It began with a tweet on September 1...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 October 2018
 Pokemon GO: New Shiny Pokemon Coming in October

Pokemon GO: New Shiny Pokemon Coming in October

For the uninitiated, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has recently begun a program that gives YouTubers the ability to share exclusive info not typically shared by the com...

By Joshua Duckworth on 30 September 2018
Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

Nintendo's Amiibo Need Their Own Skylanders-Like Game

One editor gives his take on Nintendo’s amiibo figurines and how they are currently being under-util...

By Riley Little on 29 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Online Trailer Shows Upcoming NES Games

Nintendo Switch Online Trailer Shows Upcoming NES Games

One of the most discussed features of the Nintendo Switch Online Service is the ability to play games from the Nintendo Entertainment System. The service went live las...

By Christopher Schummer on 28 September 2018
Pokemon GO Beldum Community Day Officially Revealed

Pokemon GO Beldum Community Day Officially Revealed

A week ago, a leak from Niantic’s official assets suggested that Pokemon GO October Community Day would feature the fan-favorite Psychic- and Steel-type Pokemon, Beldu...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Catch Rate Nerfed

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Catch Rate Nerfed

The legendary psychic-type Mewtwo is now available as a Tier 5 raid boss in Pokemon GO. However, as part of the creature’s transition from EX raid to regular raid, it...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 September 2018
Super Mario Party Has Limited Control Options

Super Mario Party Has Limited Control Options

Controllers are arguably the most under-appreciated piece of the gaming experience. The days of bloc...

By Cameron Corliss on 27 September 2018
New Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Shows Off Legendary Birds

New Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Shows Off Legendary Birds

Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, the upcoming casual tie-in games to the mobile hit, Pokemon GO, will be arriving in only a couple of months and Nintendo a...

By Michael Beckwith on 27 September 2018
Pokemon GO Error 0 Server Issues Resolved

Pokemon GO Error 0 Server Issues Resolved

Mewtwo is heading to Raid Battles in Pokemon GO, and the last thing players want is widespread issues messing with their game ahead of the event, but that’s just what’...

By Curt Hutson on 27 September 2018
Prize Machine Thief Has Daughter Steal Nintendo Switch

Prize Machine Thief Has Daughter Steal Nintendo Switch

Police are currently looking for a man who got his young daughter to climb inside a BarberCut Lite cabinet to steal several Nintendo consoles. Given the toddler’s tiny...

By Ramon Hara on 27 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Keep This in Mind for Chikorita Day

Pokemon GO: Keep This in Mind for Chikorita Day

Tomorrow at 11am PT, Chikorita Community Day will start for Pokemon GO enthusiasts around the world. For a three hour window, the second generation grass-type starter...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 September 2018
Will the Nintendo 64 Classic Release This Year?

Will the Nintendo 64 Classic Release This Year?

Following the recent announcement of the PlayStation Classic, Sony’s mini-console packing 20 titles...

By Rory Young on 27 September 2018
The Switch's NES Emulator Has Already Been Hacked

The Switch's NES Emulator Has Already Been Hacked

One of the coolest features of Nintendo’s new Nintendo Switch Online subscription is the ability to...

By Cameron Corliss on 27 September 2018
How To Order Nintendo Switch NES Joy-Cons

How To Order Nintendo Switch NES Joy-Cons

Today marks the launch of Nintendo’s online service for the Switch console. Although the gaming community may still be debating whether the service is a good deal or n...

By Denny Connolly on 27 September 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Won't Include These Gameplay Features

Pokemon Let's Go Won't Include These Gameplay Features

As the release date draws closer, Nintendo has been steadily revealing more information about Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee. In addition to a bra...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Brand New Pokemon Appearing Can't Be Caught

Pokemon GO: Brand New Pokemon Appearing Can't Be Caught

Yesterday, a datamine by the well-known Chrales revealed a brand new Pokemon that would be coming to Pokemon GO. It was in the game files as the mysterious Pokemon #89...

By Joshua Duckworth on 27 September 2018
Pokemon GO: October Field Research Reward Revealed

Pokemon GO: October Field Research Reward Revealed

Pokemon GO fans around the world are preparing for Chikorita Community Day, but October will bring with it plenty of new content for fans to enjoy as well. As revealed...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 September 2018
Nintendo Lets Fan With Cancer Play Smash Bros. Ultimate

Nintendo Lets Fan With Cancer Play Smash Bros. Ultimate

Last weekend, the gaming community started a movement in support of Chris Taylor, a Nintendo fan from Ontario with terminal cancer. Chris is a big Super Smash Bros. fa...

By John Jacques on 27 September 2018
Fortnite Nintendo Switch Bundle Announced

Fortnite Nintendo Switch Bundle Announced

When Epic Games released Fortnite on the Nintendo Switch, many were over the moon. The release would allow players on the console to try to get Victory Royales at home...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 September 2018
Fortnite Won't Require Nintendo Switch Online Service

Fortnite Won't Require Nintendo Switch Online Service

As Nintendo prepares to launch its first ever paid online service, fans need to decide whether they...

By Jordan Gerblick on 26 September 2018
POGO Should Steal These Features from The Walking Dead

POGO Should Steal These Features from The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead: Our World mobile augmented reality game borrows heavily from Pokemon GO, but there are some ways Pokemon GO can actually learn from it.

By Dalton Cooper on 25 September 2018
Black Ops 4 Battle Royale May Release Solo on Switch

Black Ops 4 Battle Royale May Release Solo on Switch

There’s no denying that the battle royale subgenre is one of the hottest trends in gaming, if not the hottest. Of course, the big titans right now are PUBG and Fortnite, but more established franchise...

By A.J. Plautz on 22 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Online Service Has Two Major Flaws

Nintendo Switch Online Service Has Two Major Flaws

Nintendo fans have been waiting to learn more about the upcoming Nintendo Switch Online service for months, and the details finally dropped during the recent Nintendo Direct. Unfortunately, what the c...

By Sarah Fields on 18 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Adding Catan, Pandemic, And More

Nintendo Switch Adding Catan, Pandemic, And More

From the long-awaited announcement of Animal Crossing for the Switch to the reveal of a brand new Game Freak RPG, this week’s Nintend...

By Denny Connolly on 17 September 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Story DLC Still Set For 2017

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s massive world offered gamers plenty to see and do, but Nintendo promised it wasn’t done yet...

By Sarah Fields on 16 September 2018
10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

10 Video Game Rivalries Fiercer Than Trump and Clinton

People all over the world are following the fierce political rivalry between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but these 10 video gam...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 September 2018
Persona Q2 Announced

Persona Q2 Announced

Atlus has just revealed Persona Q2, and judging by the logo chosen to accompany the reveal, the gang from Persona 5 will be a part of the cast. The announcement came through a new website reserved fo...

By Curt Hutson on 16 September 2018
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Switch Bundle Confirmed

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Switch Bundle Confirmed

About a couple of weeks ago, a leak by a foreign retailer potentially revealed that Nintendo had plans to release a Super Smash Bros....

By Kyle Sledge on 15 September 2018
Mario Tennis Aces is Adding Birdo and More

Mario Tennis Aces is Adding Birdo and More

Fans of Mario Tennis Aces will be thrilled to hear that plenty of new information was dropped in yesterday’s Nintendo Direct; specifi...

By Michael Beckwith on 15 September 2018
Kirby's Epic Yarn is Coming to 3DS

Kirby's Epic Yarn is Coming to 3DS

It seems like Nintendo just refuses to let go of their tiny dual-screened handheld, despite gamers wishing for everything to be porte...

By Richard Apodaca on 15 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Online Service Launch Date Announced

Nintendo Switch Online Service Launch Date Announced

The past year and a half has seen Nintendo make their way back into the console market thanks to the successful launch of the Nintend...

By Christopher Schummer on 14 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Is This When Gen 4 Will Be Added?

Pokemon GO: Is This When Gen 4 Will Be Added?

While there are still some third generation Pokemon that have yet to be added to Pokemon GO, Niantic has added the majority of them t...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 September 2018
Delayed Nintendo Direct Rescheduled for Thursday?

Delayed Nintendo Direct Rescheduled for Thursday?

Last week, Nintendo was forced to postpone one of their Nintendo Directs due to an earthquake striking Hokkaido, Japan. That Direct h...

By Richard Apodaca on 13 September 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Nintendo Switch Bundles Announced

Pokemon Let's Go Nintendo Switch Bundles Announced

Today, Nintendo offered up lots of new information about Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee. The company released an...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Legendary Birds Returning to Raids

Pokemon GO: Legendary Birds Returning to Raids

Earlier today, Niantic revealed the “Ultra Bonus” reward for Pokemon GO players, and it’s safe to say that it has lived up to the hyp...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 September 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 1 Details

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Pack 1 Details

Nintendo has announced what will be included with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s DLC Pack 1. DLC Pack 1 is the first of tw...

By Rory Young on 11 September 2018
Rumor: Pokemon for Switch to Be Franchise Reboot

Rumor: Pokemon for Switch to Be Franchise Reboot

With the forthcoming Pokemon game for Nintendo Switch having been given a wide release window in order to allow the developers at Gam...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO received a performance-enhancing update earlier today, and like most updates for Niantic’s popular mobile game, it has sin...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Later this month, Ubisoft will unleash Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, its take on the strategy formula of the XCOM franchise. Now, t...

By Brad Jones on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Legendary Pokemon Zapdos and Moltres

Pokemon GO Adding Legendary Pokemon Zapdos and Moltres

The Pokemon GO team announced today that Legendary Pokemon Zapdos and Moltres are planned to release for capture “soon.” The reveal c...

By Rory Young on 11 September 2018
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Is Getting An Art Book

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Is Getting An Art Book

Nintendo took to Twitter this morning to announce the third Zelda art book, which will focus entirely on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. The post was short and simple, merely revealing the b...

By Curt Hutson on 11 September 2018
BotW: Zelda Not Playable in The Champions' Ballad DLC

BotW: Zelda Not Playable in The Champions' Ballad DLC

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has done a lot for one of the most iconic franchises in gaming history. One of the biggest ch...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals Badges, Legendary Evidence

Pokemon GO: Datamine Reveals Badges, Legendary Evidence

Pokemon GO users are eagerly awaiting the official launch of the big update that will revise the Gym system and introduce Battle Raid...

By Denny Connolly on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Raid Battles Reward Legendary Pokemon?

Pokemon GO Raid Battles Reward Legendary Pokemon?

With Pokemon GO having put out its latest update, a plethora of fans of the title have been spending their waking hours datamining th...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Rock-type Event Is Live Now

Pokemon GO Rock-type Event Is Live Now

Pokemon GO had a rough couple of months towards the end of 2016 when users were dropping quickly due to a lack of new content and bro...

By Denny Connolly on 11 September 2018
ARMS Will Get Free DLC Post-Launch

ARMS Will Get Free DLC Post-Launch

Yesterday’s ARMS-focused Nintendo Direct certainly wasn’t the longest livestream the company has ever done, but it did bring fans of...

By John Jacques on 11 September 2018
Switch: Splatoon 2 Bundle and New Joy-Con Colors

Switch: Splatoon 2 Bundle and New Joy-Con Colors

Splatoon 2’s release is just two months away and Nintendo is banking on the popular Wii U IP to help further drive sales for its new...

By Denny Connolly on 11 September 2018
Project Rap Rabbit's Switch Stretch Goal Reconsidered

Project Rap Rabbit's Switch Stretch Goal Reconsidered

Yesterday, the creators of Gitaroo Man and PaRappa the Rapper joined forces to launch a Kickstarter campaign to fund a spiritual succ...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Login Issues Caused by Google

Pokemon GO Login Issues Caused by Google

We’re coming up on the one-year anniversary of the release of Pokemon GO, and developer Niantic is hard at work on a large-scale even...

By Brad Jones on 11 September 2018
We Want These Nintendo Switch Gamecube Joy-Con

We Want These Nintendo Switch Gamecube Joy-Con

Ever since the Nintendo Switch’s Joy-Cons were revealed, its unique design has caused imaginative fans to think outside the box in te...

By Alexander Pan on 11 September 2018
Nintendo Hopes Fans Play Breath of the Wild With Family

Nintendo Hopes Fans Play Breath of the Wild With Family

It’s no secret at this point that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the most well-received games ever released. Ninte...

By Riley Little on 11 September 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Reveals Celadon City, Exclusive Moves

Pokemon Let's Go Trailer Reveals Celadon City, Exclusive Moves

Without a doubt, Pokemon Let’s Go, Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go, Eevee are among some of the most highly anticipated games of fall 20...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2018
Civilization 6 is Coming to the Switch Later This Year

Civilization 6 is Coming to the Switch Later This Year

Upon its release, 2K and Firaxis Games’ turn-based strategy title Civilization 6 was a massive success on Steam, as the sixth numbere...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO: Here is What Time Moltres Day Starts

Pokemon GO: Here is What Time Moltres Day Starts

The time to catch shiny legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO has come around once again, and for trainers who are looking to complete thei...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Moltres

Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Moltres

At 11am PT, Pokemon GO will officially kick off Moltres Day in the game, giving players a three hour window to fight as many Moltres...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO is Fastest Mobile App to Hit $1 Billion

Pokemon GO is Fastest Mobile App to Hit $1 Billion

According to mobile app growth analysts Sensor Tower, Pokemon GO has just set another record, becoming the fastest selling app to rea...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Doesn't Come With Pack-In Game or Demo

Nintendo Switch Doesn't Come With Pack-In Game or Demo

The Nintendo Switch will definitely be coming without pack-in games, according to new confirmation from Nintendo briefing corresponde...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 11 September 2018
Pokemon GO Now Selling Holiday Boxes

Pokemon GO Now Selling Holiday Boxes

Pokemon GO offers another holiday gift to its players, this time releasing three shop bundles containing items at a discount, as wel...

By Sarah Fields on 11 September 2018
Pro Pokemon Players Punished by Mistake

Pro Pokemon Players Punished by Mistake

Some of the world’s very best Pokemon players gathered at the EU Internationals event earlier this month, and while some found succes...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 September 2018
FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

FIFA 18 for Nintendo Switch Details Announced

Electronic Arts has released details regarding the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18, confirming that it will lack several of the fe...

By Rory Young on 10 September 2018
FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

FIFA 18 Patch Makes Changes to Shooting and Goalkeeping

Last Friday, EA Sports dropped FIFA 18, the latest installment in its perennially popular take on the beautiful game. Already, the de...

By Brad Jones on 09 September 2018
'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

'Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate' Metroid & Mega Man DLC

Without question, Capcom’s Monster Hunter is a global gaming phenomenon. Just three days after it launched last February, Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate, the most recent release in the popular beast batt...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Guaranteed Lucky Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds Guaranteed Lucky Pokemon

Last month, Pokemon GO introduced the concept of “lucky” Pokemon to the game. Essentially, lucky Pokemon are sparkly Pokemon that, af...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Saints Row: The Third is Coming to the Nintendo Switch

Saints Row: The Third is Coming to the Nintendo Switch

Gamescom 2018 is underway which means that a landslide of gaming news is crashing down this morning. Although most of the news will f...

By Denny Connolly on 08 September 2018
Nintendo Direct Delayed Due To Earthquake

Nintendo Direct Delayed Due To Earthquake

Nintendo Directs are always an exciting time, allowing gamers to learn new details about upcoming games on the Japanese game giant’s...

By Cameron Corliss on 08 September 2018
Typhoon Damages Nintendo Headquarters

Typhoon Damages Nintendo Headquarters

Over the course of the last two weeks, two typhoons have been making their way through South Korea and Japan. Although the eye of the...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 08 September 2018
Nintendo Fan Turns Switch Joycons into Gamecube Theme

Nintendo Fan Turns Switch Joycons into Gamecube Theme

The Gamecube controller is the one design fans have yet to abandon completely. It has been popping back up in some form with every Ni...

By Curt Hutson on 08 September 2018
Is Pokemon GO Popular Again?

Is Pokemon GO Popular Again?

In the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO was an absolute phenomenon, taking not only the gaming industry by storm, but the world at large. T...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Celebi

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Celebi

After months of waiting, Pokemon GO‘s second Special Research quest “A Ripple in Time” is now live in the game, giving players the ch...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Twitch Will Air Pokemon TV Show Marathon

Twitch Will Air Pokemon TV Show Marathon

Pokemon already has a massive audience on Twitch. The creature collecting RPG series has previously made headlines with streams such...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 September 2018
Persona Q2 New Trailer, Screenshots Revealed

Persona Q2 New Trailer, Screenshots Revealed

Not too long ago, a Persona Q2: New Cinema TV spot appeared in Japan, showing the forthcoming game’s launch date in the Eastern count...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Original Luigi's Mansion Coming to 3DS This October

Original Luigi's Mansion Coming to 3DS This October

The original Luigi’s Mansion will be making its long-awaited return this October for the Nintendo 3DS, just in time for Halloween. Th...

By Michael Beckwith on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO: How Long Will Regirock Be A Raid Boss?

Pokemon GO: How Long Will Regirock Be A Raid Boss?

Pokemon GO has removed Registeel from legendary raids and has added Regirock, the last of the Regi trio. Regirock, which is unsurpris...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Diablo 3: Eternal Collection Coming to Switch

Diablo 3: Eternal Collection Coming to Switch

Just recently, Forbes published and then quickly deleted an article leaking that Diablo 3: Eternal Collection would apparently be rel...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Hints at Gen 4 Release Again

Pokemon GO Datamine Hints at Gen 4 Release Again

As many Pokemon GO players are well aware, there have already been myriad rumors and fan theories pointing toward the eventual inclus...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
PoGO Adds Shiny Wingull During Global Research Event

PoGO Adds Shiny Wingull During Global Research Event

Just recently, Niantic decided to give Pokemon GO players who happen to be in Seattle near PAX West the chance to hunt down and captu...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Will Fortnite on Switch Require Online Subscription?

Will Fortnite on Switch Require Online Subscription?

With Nintendo Switch’s Online Service set to release in the second half of September 2018, many gamers are wondering if one will need...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Nintendo and Microsoft Passed on Yakuza

Nintendo and Microsoft Passed on Yakuza

Sega’s Yakuza franchise first debuted on the PlayStation 2, and has since gone on to become one of the company’s most consistently we...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO Revenue on the Rise Thanks to Trading

Pokemon GO Revenue on the Rise Thanks to Trading

With Pokemon GO having been available for a little more than two years now, the mobile augmented reality game from Niantic has defini...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO Adds New Ways to Get Evolution Stones

Pokemon GO Adds New Ways to Get Evolution Stones

Pokemon GO originally launched without evolution stones, letting Pokemon that required them in the main games to evolve just by using...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
GoldenEye 007 Dev Reveals if Using Oddjob is Cheating

GoldenEye 007 Dev Reveals if Using Oddjob is Cheating

GoldenEye 007 stands as one of the most beloved and highly praised first-person shooters of all time. The classic is still held in hi...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Octopath Traveler Topped Game Sales for July 2018

Octopath Traveler Topped Game Sales for July 2018

For July, the video game industry generated a combined revenue of $749 million as reported by the market research company, The NPD Gr...

By Ramon Hara on 08 September 2018
Rainbow Six Siege Not Coming to Switch

Rainbow Six Siege Not Coming to Switch

It’s no secret Rainbox Six Siege has taken the online community by storm since its launch nearly three years ago. Despite stumbling o...

By Christopher Schummer on 08 September 2018
Pokemon GO Removing Raid Boss This Week

Pokemon GO Removing Raid Boss This Week

Everything comes and goes, including Pokemon GO raid bosses, so those who have yet to catch the legendary Registeel may very well wan...

By Joshua Duckworth on 08 September 2018
Smash Bros. Ultimate Getting Switch Pro Controller

Smash Bros. Ultimate Getting Switch Pro Controller

Super Smash Bros. is a staple of competitive gaming and one of Nintendo’s most celebrated franchises, which makes the latest installm...

By Jordan Gerblick on 08 September 2018
Nintendo Switch Online Includes 'Special Offers'

Nintendo Switch Online Includes 'Special Offers'

Last year, Nintendo announced that just like Xbox and PlayStation, it will also release an online subscription service that will prov...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 08 September 2018
The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

The 10 Most Disturbing Moments in the Pokemon Manga

When it comes to the Pokemon franchise, people are likely most familiar with the video games and anime. However, there is also a long...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 September 2018
Zelda Fan Took Almost 500 Hours to Beat Each Game 100%

Zelda Fan Took Almost 500 Hours to Beat Each Game 100%

Without a doubt, The Legend of Zelda franchise is one of Nintendo‘s most adored and critically acclaimed properties, as the games hav...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2018
Nintendo Confirms Correct Way to Pronounce NES

Nintendo Confirms Correct Way to Pronounce NES

Hidden away in the Japanese version of Wario Ware Gold‘s museum section, a slide displaying the original Nintendo Entertainment Syste...

By Jordan Gerblick on 08 September 2018
Pokemon Let's GO Shows Off Mega Evolutions

Pokemon Let's GO Shows Off Mega Evolutions

Following mega evolution rumors that surfaced about a week ago, Pokemon Let’s GO unveiled a new trailer that altogether confirms the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 08 September 2018
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for...

By Jeff Schille on 07 September 2018
Pokemon and Monster Hunter Crossover Art is Incredible

Pokemon and Monster Hunter Crossover Art is Incredible

Pokemon and Monster Hunter have both had a successful year thus far, with the Nintendo brand’s ARG, Pokemon GO, still generating $70...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 September 2018
Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct to Reveal New Features

Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct to Reveal New Features

With the forthcoming launch of Splatoon 2 just over two weeks away, Nintendo is stoking the marketing flame and has announced a Ninte...

By Rory Young on 07 September 2018
‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

‘Kid Icarus: Uprising,’ ‘Mario Party 9’ Highlight Nintendo’s Early 2012 Releases

It’s no secret that while the 3DS is coming on strong, both the Wii and the DS are headed for the sunset. If there were any lingeri...

By Jeff Schille on 06 September 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Celebi Gear To The Shop

Pokemon GO Adds Celebi Gear To The Shop

Just recently, Niantic confirmed when players can begin their Special Research towards earning a Celebi encounter after the new chain...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 September 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Get All of Eevee's Evolutions

Pokemon GO: How to Get All of Eevee's Evolutions

In Pokemon GO, most Pokemon evolutions are fairly straightforward. Players simply need to collect a certain amount of that Pokemon’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 September 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Eevee Into Umbreon

Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Eevee Into Umbreon

Pokemon GO‘s Celebi Special Research quest is now live, and it has a variety of objectives that players have to complete if they want...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 August 2018
Mario Tennis Aces Review

Mario Tennis Aces Review

Mario has a long history with sports games, but few of his sports outings have been as acclaimed as Mario Tennis. The Nintendo 64 ver...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 August 2018
Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

Pokemon Art Academy Release Date

One property that’s managed to bypass its initial fad label and continue to remain relevant in an ever-evolving industry is Pokemon...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2018
Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Switch, Yooka-Laylee, and More

Selling over 1.5 million units and earning widespread critical acclaim, Shovel Knight is one of the most successful indie games of th...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 August 2018
Shovel Knight Confirmed for Switch Launch Window

Shovel Knight Confirmed for Switch Launch Window

Shovel Knight and its new expansion will release ahead of other platforms this Spring on the Nintendo Switch, becoming another game...

By Weston Albert on 26 August 2018
Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

Shovel Knight Amiibo Revealed

All week long, rumors have been flying about the beloved platformer from Yacht Club Games, Shovel Knight. First it was being said that the Shovel Knight character was being added to Super Smash Bros...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 August 2018
 Shovel Knight Dev Talks Porting Game to the Switch

Shovel Knight Dev Talks Porting Game to the Switch

Since making its debut in 2014, Shovel Knight has become one of the most popular indie games around, garnering high praise from critics and fans alike. Earlier this month, the game was released for th...

By Brad Jones on 26 August 2018
Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

Shovel Knight Joining Super Smash Bros?

As one of the most popular fighting games on the market, the Super Smash Bros. franchise has managed to gather an immense following thanks to its expansive roster of crossover characters and Nintend...

By Riley Little on 26 August 2018
Top 20 Games to Watch

Top 20 Games to Watch

The toughest and yet most fun part of looking into the future of video games, is trying to pick which games are your most anticipat...

By Rob Keyes on 25 August 2018
SNES Classic Release Date, Games Revealed

SNES Classic Release Date, Games Revealed

The incredible success of the NES Classic, a throwback device from Nintendo that emulates classic titles for the NES, seemed to be ac...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 August 2018
Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

Blindfolded Gamer Beats Super Mario World

In this day and age, it’s not uncommon to hear of gaming feats pulled off by members of the community that surround each game. Whether putting together a semi-truck in mid-air in Grand Theft Auto 5,...

By Riley Little on 25 August 2018
Nintendo Targets ROM Sites in New Lawsuit

Nintendo Targets ROM Sites in New Lawsuit

Nintendo has always been pretty strict where copyright law is concerned, and a new lawsuit against two ROM-hosting websites seems to...

By Cameron Corliss on 25 August 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Johto Region Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO Adds Johto Region Raid Bosses

With Pokemon GO‘s Johto Festival celebration in full swing, players of Niantic’s wildly popular mobile augmented reality title now ha...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 August 2018
Pokemon GO: Here Are All the Evolved Grass-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Here Are All the Evolved Grass-Type Pokemon

The Celebi Special Research quest is finally live in Pokemon GO, and it tasks players with completing a number of challenges if they want to add the mythical Pokemon to their collection. Since Celebi...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 August 2018
Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

Stardew Valley is Coming to the Switch with Multiplayer

It’s been confirmed that Stardew Valley will make its way to the Nintendo Switch. The announcement was made at the Nindies Showcase event that took place earlier today. Stardew Valley is set to be re...

By Brad Jones on 19 August 2018
Fire Emblem Warriors Announced

Fire Emblem Warriors Announced

Nintendo’s live event for their upcoming console, the Switch, revealed Fire Emblem Warriors amid a flurry of fresh, new titles coming to the console in the future. During the Switch event, the next ti...

By Curt Hutson on 19 August 2018
The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

While most games inevitably lose players and die off, some rebound and recapture strong player bases and interest. Here’s Game Rant’s 8 biggest video game comebacks. These days, if a video game releas...

By Boston Blake on 18 August 2018
King K Rool Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as Fighter

King K Rool Joins Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as Fighter

After teasing the EVO 2018 crowd with a  Super Smash Bros Ultimate direct a few days later, Nintendo made good on its promise and delivered a ton of new details and information in a short time period....

By Derek Nichols on 18 August 2018
Super Smash Bros Reveals Castlevania Fighters, Stages

Super Smash Bros Reveals Castlevania Fighters, Stages

Evo 2018 is typically a place developers make all sorts of fighting game announcements and while many expected Nintendo to be among them, it was revealed that a new Super Smash Bros Ultimate Direct wa...

By Derek Nichols on 18 August 2018
Nintendo Stock Price Plummeted and No One Knows Why

Nintendo Stock Price Plummeted and No One Knows Why

Nintendo has experienced a rather successful 18 months. In March 2017, the company released the Nintendo Switch which has set sales r...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 August 2018
E3 2018 Full Press Conference Schedule

E3 2018 Full Press Conference Schedule

If the steady stream of leaks over the last month haven’t been enough of a reminder (Bloodborne 2, anyone?), consider this your final warning that E3 2018 is right around the corner. The event kicks o...

By Denny Connolly on 17 August 2018
Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Monster Hunter's Rathalos

Smash Bros. Ultimate Adds Monster Hunter's Rathalos

The most recent Nintendo Direct has brought a huge amount of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate news to the forthcoming fighting game’s fans, with one of the most exciting pieces of information being new play...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2018
Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Nintendo Switch Release Date

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Nintendo Switch Release Date

About a couple of months ago, publisher Bandai Namco Entertainment and developer Dimps announced intentions to put out a Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 sometime during fall 2017. T...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Pokemon Let's Go Online Features Require Subscription

Many Pokemon fans are excited to play two the new Pokemon games, Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee, exclusively on Nintendo Switch later this year, and like many Pokemon games, these two will also h...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 17 August 2018
Fortnite Appears in Switch Store Update

Fortnite Appears in Switch Store Update

As many gamers are well aware at this point, Fortnite is a huge success in a variety of different ways, but Epic Games’ multiplayer s...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2018
Super Smash Bros Direct Reveals 103+ Stages

Super Smash Bros Direct Reveals 103+ Stages

Although the Super Smash Bros. tournament at EVO 2018 was a disaster due to it being plagued by angry crowds and unprofessional players, the excitement surrounding the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultim...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 August 2018
Did Nintendo Just Kill Luigi for Super Smash Bros?

Did Nintendo Just Kill Luigi for Super Smash Bros?

While most Nintendo fans expected to tune in to today’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Presentation to see new character reveals –...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 August 2018
Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Mythical Pokemon Coming to the Game

With its first Special Research quest, Pokemon GO added its first mythical Pokemon to the game in the form of Mew. However, Mew isn’t the only mythical Pokemon in existence, and assuming Pokemon GO lo...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2018
Smash Bros. Fans Crafting Theory About Dying Characters

Smash Bros. Fans Crafting Theory About Dying Characters

Ever since Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was shown during Nintendo’s showcase at E3 2018, several of the newcomers being added to the forthcoming fighting game have been taking out characters left and ri...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2018
Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

Pokemon Anime: Why Every Banned Episode Was Banned

Last month, an episode of the Pokemon anime series was banned in the United States and other regions where the English dub is aired....

By Dalton Cooper on 16 August 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds 'Sanic' the Hedgehog

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds 'Sanic' the Hedgehog

In the last couple of months, those PC players who have been emulating The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have been running wild...

By Rob Gordon on 16 August 2018
Nintendo Unveils Splatoon 2 Switch Pro Controller

Nintendo Unveils Splatoon 2 Switch Pro Controller

Today, Nintendo officially announced its decision to bring its Splatoon 2 Edition Pro Controller for the Switch to North America by w...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 August 2018
Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo Switch: DOOM and Wolfenstein 2 En Route

Nintendo’s latest Direct presentation brought with it a number of nice surprises and updates on some of the most anticipated titles a...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2018
Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All Legendary Pokemon Coming to the Game

Since introducing raid battles in the summer of 2017, Pokemon GO has slowly added more legendary Pokemon to the game over time. So fa...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 August 2018
Pokemon GO: Shiny Eevee Confirmed for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Shiny Eevee Confirmed for Community Day

The latest Pokemon GO Community Day will take place later this week. The event will allow players to take advantage of triple Stardust rewards, longer-lasting modules, and a special Community Day box...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 August 2018
Code Name S.T.E.A.M. Review

Code Name S.T.E.A.M. Review

There’s a new trend in game development: making Victorian England as weird as possible. The 2015 gaming season kicked off with The...

By Christopher Gates on 08 August 2018
Video Game Round-Up: 'The Witcher 3', Spotify and More

Video Game Round-Up: 'The Witcher 3', Spotify and More

This was a fun week for gamers, mostly due to the plethora of April Fool’s Day jokes. Dying Light gave players super strength, Destiny provided Guardians a colorful dance party, and Google transform...

By Boston Blake on 08 August 2018
Code Name S.T.E.A.M. (Lincoln Trailer)

Code Name S.T.E.A.M. (Lincoln Trailer)

There’s little doubt that Code Name S.T.E.A.M. is one of the most intriguing titles of the next few months. A new franchise from Nintendo is always welcome, but the idea of a new strategy game from...

By Brad Jones on 08 August 2018
Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Revealed

Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. Revealed

The turn-based strategy genre is a difficult one to market, but it’s managed to thrive in an industry that’s filled with Triple-A blockbusters and a copious number of sequels. While the prospect of...

By Riley Little on 08 August 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Quest, the recently released mobile game where players collect cube-shaped Pokemon, allows players to add all 151 original Po...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Warframe Coming to Nintendo Switch

Warframe Coming to Nintendo Switch

Not too long ago, the Nintendo Switch’s library grew to include the likes of Epic Games’ wildly popular multiplayer sandbox survival title, Fortnite, which led to owners of the Big N’s hybrid mobile c...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 July 2018
Toys R Us Employee Finds Mario Kart 64 Under a Shelf

Toys R Us Employee Finds Mario Kart 64 Under a Shelf

Last year, Toys R Us filed for bankruptcy, and more recently, it started the process of closing down all its stores in the United Sta...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: What Are the Best Pokemon in the Game?

Pokemon Quest: What Are the Best Pokemon in the Game?

In Pokemon Quest, players select a team of three Pokemon to take out on expeditions, where they battle it out with other Pokemon and collect loot. In turn, this loot can be used to make Pokemon even m...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Pokemon Quest Made Lots of Money Its 1st Week on Mobile

Pokemon Quest Made Lots of Money Its 1st Week on Mobile

About a month ago, Nintendo decided to announce Pokemon Quest and make it available on Nintendo Switch on the same day, with the titl...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 July 2018
Nintendo Sparks GameCube Classic Edition Rumor

Nintendo Sparks GameCube Classic Edition Rumor

At E3 2018, Nintendo offered a deep-dive into upcoming fighting game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and one of the biggest things that it...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 July 2018
Nintendo Wants to Help Publishers Add Cross-Play

Nintendo Wants to Help Publishers Add Cross-Play

Nintendo has won brownie points from players recently for its avid support of cross-platform play (cross-play). In addition to suppor...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 July 2018
Skyrim on Switch Won't Likely Get Mod Support

Skyrim on Switch Won't Likely Get Mod Support

Part of the fun of Skyrim is modding it to fix issues, add new features, or make the game downright silly. With the inclusion of mod...

By Patrick Kirk on 23 July 2018
PoGO Creator Wants Game To Be A 'Lifetime Experience'

PoGO Creator Wants Game To Be A 'Lifetime Experience'

Without a doubt, ever since its release back in the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO has managed to maintain a remarkably strong foothold in the hearts of gamers around the world due to the mobile augmented...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 July 2018
Pokemon GO: Celebi Special Research Found in Files

Pokemon GO: Celebi Special Research Found in Files

The next update for Pokemon GO is expected to add new ways to sort one’s friend list as well as improve gifts by having them contain...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Metal Gear Movie Director Wants to Make a Metroid Film

Despite the fact that basically every video game movie released to date has earned negative reviews, director Jordan Vogt-Roberts is throwing his hat in the ring with a film adaptation of Metal Gear S...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds Waluigi

Since its release, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been praised in many a positive review for its ability to not only app...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 July 2018
Breath of the Wild Mods are Getting out of Control

Breath of the Wild Mods are Getting out of Control

How many mods can a game have before reaching a critical mass? At least one Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild player appears to be...

By Cody Gravelle on 18 July 2018
Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

Konami Talks Demand for New Castlevania Game

By forcing out Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and investing its time into creating pachinko machines over actual video games,...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 July 2018
Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Netflix's Castlevania Producer Wants Metroid Show Next

Fans of Castlevania are likely to have checked out the recently released, Netflix-exclusive television series based on the existing line of games. Many gamers have applauded the efforts of Frederator...

By Riley Little on 13 July 2018
5 Greatest Games Not on the NES Classic Edition

5 Greatest Games Not on the NES Classic Edition

Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition features 30 of the best video games of all-time, but we couldn’t help but notice that the list features a few glaring omissions. The NES Classic Edition is clearly one o...

By Jason Gallagher on 12 July 2018
Smash Bros Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont?

Smash Bros Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont?

Without a doubt, Nintendo’s decision to focus on Super Smash Bros. Ultimate during its E3 2018 presser led to many agreeing that the...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 July 2018
Pokemon Company Shuts Down Minecraft Mod Pixelmon

Pokemon Company Shuts Down Minecraft Mod Pixelmon

The Pokemon-themed mod for Minecraft known as Pixelmon is shutting down, revealing that The Pokemon Company issued a “request” that t...

By Rory Young on 11 July 2018
Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

Halo Characters Arriving on Switch Through Minecraft

It has always been something of a pipe dream, but Master Chief will now officially be appearing on a Nintendo console – albeit in a s...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2018
Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Top 5 Video Game Commercials of All Time

Way before you were a gamer and video game consoles became the multi-billion dollar industry it is today, we relied on television a...

By Riley Little on 09 July 2018
How Pokemon GO Trading Works

How Pokemon GO Trading Works

Earlier this week, developer Niantic officially announced the Pokemon GO trading feature, confirming that the ability to trade Pokemo...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Pokemon Quest: How to Get Dratini

Unlike other Pokemon games where players catch Pokemon with Pokeballs, Pokemon are captured in Pokemon Quest by luring them to base camp with specific food items. Prior to heading out on expeditions,...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 July 2018
Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

Pokemon GO Friends Feature Fixed?

The friends feature in Pokemon GO has been long-awaited, but unfortunately, it hasn’t had such a strong start in the popular mobile g...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Eevee

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Eevee

Released last month for the Nintendo Switch, Pokemon Quest is now available on iOS and Android mobile devices. Those who are new to the game may be wondering exactly how to obtain some specific Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Monster Hunter World 'Can't Be Done on Switch'

Monster Hunter World 'Can't Be Done on Switch'

Monster Hunter fans who own a Switch have been wondering if they will be able to play the latest game in the series, Monster Hunter W...

By A.J. Plautz on 03 July 2018
New Mario Tennis Aces Characters Coming This Fall

New Mario Tennis Aces Characters Coming This Fall

Mario Tennis Aces has only been out for a week, but Nintendo is hoping to keep the hype for the tennis title alive well into the holi...

By John Jacques on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Pokemon GO Adding Celebi This Month

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans have a lot of events to keep track of in July 2018, as Niantic continues to provide a sumptuous amou...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest: How to Evolve Every Pokemon

Pokemon Quest features a number of departures from the main series of Pokemon games, like catching Pokemon by cooking recipes as opposed to throwing Pokeballs at them. However, evolution in the game m...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Pokemon Quest: How to Get More Cooking Pots

Pokemon Quest: How to Get More Cooking Pots

In most Pokemon video games, players obtain new Pokemon by catching them in Pokeballs. However, the recently released mobile and Nint...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
GameStop Expects Strong 2018 from Nintendo Switch

GameStop Expects Strong 2018 from Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch has enjoyed widespread success since its launch last year, laying well to rest any lingering fears of a repeat of...

By Matt Morgans on 03 July 2018
Nintendo Switch Hides Tribute to Late President Iwata

Nintendo Switch Hides Tribute to Late President Iwata

Fans were caught up in something of a frenzy earlier this week when it was discovered that every Nintendo Switch contains a secret Go...

By Alexander Pan on 03 July 2018
Miyamoto Talks Iwata's Influence on the Nintendo Switch

Miyamoto Talks Iwata's Influence on the Nintendo Switch

In a recent interview, legendary Nintendo developer, Shigeru Miyamoto, reveals the big impact that the late Satoru Iwata had on the u...

By Derek Nichols on 03 July 2018
Pokemon GO Update Arrives With Gym Training Changes

Pokemon GO Update Arrives With Gym Training Changes

Niantic announces a new update for Pokemon GO that makes changes to gym training, decreases evolution animation time, adds catch bonuses, and tweaks egg incubation. Pokemon GO may not be the worldwide...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 July 2018
Nintendo Clamps Down on YouTube Livestreams

Nintendo Clamps Down on YouTube Livestreams

Over the years, Nintendo has taken a more protective view of its intellectual property than some other companies, and nowhere is this...

By Rob Gordon on 03 July 2018
ARMS Trailer Reveals New DLC Character Lola Pop

ARMS Trailer Reveals New DLC Character Lola Pop

The quirky Switch brawler ARMS has proven to be a success for Nintendo, selling 1.18 million copies after its launch in the middle of June. While the numbers are already a great sign for the new IP’s...

By Derek Nichols on 03 July 2018
Nintendo Switch eShop Lets Users Browse Other Regions

Nintendo Switch eShop Lets Users Browse Other Regions

With so much still up in the air regarding the Nintendo Switch, gamers have been intrigued to find out exactly how aspects such as th...

By Rob Gordon on 03 July 2018
Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

Metroid Amiibo Exclusive Hard Mode for Samus Returns

E3 saw the announcement of Metroid: Samus Returns for the 3DS, a remake of the classic Game Boy game, as well as an awesome pair of a...

By Rory Young on 03 July 2018
Nintendo Switch Sales Will Reach 5 Million in 2017

Nintendo Switch Sales Will Reach 5 Million in 2017

The Nintendo Switch will sell five million units in 2017, according to a new report. A sales forecast from industry analytics firm SuperData Research suggests that sales of the console could hit five...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 July 2018
Why Monster Hunter World Isn’t on Nintendo Switch

Why Monster Hunter World Isn’t on Nintendo Switch

Without a doubt, Monster Hunter World is easily one of the most highly anticipated video games of 2018, with fans of the franchise pa...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 July 2018
Maroon 5 Music Video Lampoons Pokemon GO

Maroon 5 Music Video Lampoons Pokemon GO

Maroon 5 releases their music video for “Don’t Wanna Know”, parodying the Pokemon GO craze as the band attempts to avoid capture by mobile phone-wielding fans. The Pokemon GO mobile game phenomenon tr...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 July 2018
Breath of the Wild's 100 Percent Speedrun Takes 50 Hours

Breath of the Wild's 100 Percent Speedrun Takes 50 Hours

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is a massive game that encourages players to take their time as they explore its beautiful world, but that isn’t going to stop the speedrunning  community from tear...

By Denny Connolly on 02 July 2018
Nintendo Switch Save Games are Locked to the Console

Nintendo Switch Save Games are Locked to the Console

Although plenty of Nintendo fans are building up enthusiasm for the launch of the Switch, a few details have surfaced that may give t...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 July 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Demo Downloaded 3.5 Million Times

Pokemon Sun and Moon Demo Downloaded 3.5 Million Times

Nintendo officially announces that the demo for its forthcoming RPG titles Pokemon Sun and Moon surpasses 3.5 million downloads since...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 July 2018
Pokemon GO Fest Lugia Reward Has Weird Glitch

Pokemon GO Fest Lugia Reward Has Weird Glitch

The saga of Pokemon GO Fest strangeness continues. Following major service problems and a ton of technical issues, the summer event was stamped as a total failure. Niantic, in attempts to remedy fans’...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 July 2018
Kid Buys $250 of Pokemon Gifts Using Mom's Thumbprint

Kid Buys $250 of Pokemon Gifts Using Mom's Thumbprint

Six-year-old Ashlynd Howell from Arkansas starts out her career in Pokemon collecting early, using her mom’s fingerprint to go on an Amazon shopping spree. One young Pokemon fan has got everything she...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 02 July 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Shiny Magikarp

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Shiny Magikarp

Now that the March update for Pokemon GO is available, players are on the hunt for one of the most notable additions: a Shiny Magikar...

By Boston Blake on 02 July 2018
Rare SNES Games Valued at $10K Lost by USPS

Rare SNES Games Valued at $10K Lost by USPS

USPS loses a package containing around 100 SNES games worth $10,000 en route from Germany to New Jersey, dashing fans’ plans for an online Super Nintendo games archive. The SNES fan community suffered...

By F. O'Sullivan on 02 July 2018
What Is Mario Sitting On In This McDonald's Toy?

What Is Mario Sitting On In This McDonald's Toy?

New Nintendo toys from an upcoming Mcdonald’s UK promotion leak early, and fans rightfully question why this Mario toy appears to be...

By John Jacques on 02 July 2018
NES Classic Back In Stores

NES Classic Back In Stores

The NES Classic has returned to store shelves today after launching to strong sales before being subsequently discontinued. Just like the last run of the console, the NES Classic going to cost potenti...

By Michael Cottuli on 02 July 2018
Nintendo Switch Emulator Warning Issued by FTC

Nintendo Switch Emulator Warning Issued by FTC

The United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a warning about Nintendo Switch emulators. The trade body urges gamers to be aware of ‘scams’ and misleading offers. In a statement publish...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 July 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sets Metacritic Record

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sets Metacritic Record

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is turning out to be the game that millions of Nintendo fans had hoped it would be. Just days...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 July 2018
Miyamoto Isn't Interested in Remakes of Old Nintendo Games

Miyamoto Isn't Interested in Remakes of Old Nintendo Games

Nintendo’s most iconic franchise is set to make its debut on the Switch later this year with the release of Super Mario Odyssey. Give...

By Brad Jones on 01 July 2018
Where to Buy a Switch on Day One With No Preorder

Where to Buy a Switch on Day One With No Preorder

With the Nintendo Switch launching this Friday, March 3, gamers who haven’t been able to secure a pre-order are likely wondering what...

By John Jacques on 01 July 2018
Super Mario 64 Online Modder Targeted by Nintendo

Super Mario 64 Online Modder Targeted by Nintendo

The creator of the Super Mario 64 Online rom hack, a mod enabling multiplayer on the classic platforming game, has become Nintendo’s latest target in its IP protection crusade. Nintendo has shut down...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2018
Sony Blocks PS4 Crossplay Because of Money, Says Ex-CEO

Sony Blocks PS4 Crossplay Because of Money, Says Ex-CEO

Just last week, Epic Games made its wildly popular and successful multiplayer sandbox survival shooter Fortnite available for Nintend...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 June 2018
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best i...

By Tyler Schirado on 27 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But be...

By Rob Keyes on 27 June 2018
Nintendo Switch Playable E3 Games to Include Fortnite

Nintendo Switch Playable E3 Games to Include Fortnite

A new leaked image may have revealed several Nintendo Switch games that will be playable during E3, including rumored ports for Fortnite and Paladins. Originating from 4chan, the image appears to b...

By Rory Young on 07 June 2018
Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Splatoon 2 and ARMS Tournaments Confirmed for E3

Later this month, E3 2017 will take over Los Angeles, and give the world a sneak peek of the most exciting video games of the not-too-distant future. Nintendo has already promised a “big” E3, and n...

By Brad Jones on 06 June 2018
Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Splatoon 2 Single-Player Content Details Emerge

Nintendo continues to ride high after launching the Switch this past March, thanks in large part of solid first-party games like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. Nin...

By Derek Nichols on 06 June 2018
Nintendo is Now Selling the Switch Without a Dock

Nintendo is Now Selling the Switch Without a Dock

When Nintendo Switch was first announced, Nintendo pitched it as a home console that players could take anywhere with them, rather than a portable console that just happened to be able to display c...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go: Can You Evolve Pikachu and Eevee?

Pokemon Let's Go: Can You Evolve Pikachu and Eevee?

After months of rumors and speculation, The Pokemon Company finally announced Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee for the Nintendo Switch with a gameplay trailer. The trailer for Pokemon Le...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO: Ho-Oh is Now Available in Raids

Pokemon GO fans were already looking forward to May 19, as today is Charmander Community Day. However, Niantic has made today’s festivities even more exciting by bringing the legendary Pokemon Ho-O...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
PokeBall Plus Controller Announced

PokeBall Plus Controller Announced

It goes without saying that today has been a pretty eventful day for Nintendo and The Pokemon Company. After recent teases about big reveals, The Pokemon Company hosted a press conference announcin...

By Benjamin Lister on 04 June 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Shiny Zygarde Distribution

Pokemon Sun and Moon Shiny Zygarde Distribution

Early details on June’s upcoming Legendary Pokemon distribution event for Pokemon Sun, Pokemon Moon, Pokemon Ultra Sun, and Pokemon Ultra Moon have been made available. And it may be the most excit...

By Rory Young on 04 June 2018
Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Father of Child in Balcony Video Was Playing Pokemon GO

Earlier this week, a video went viral of 22 year old Malian migrant Mamoudou Gassama saving a young child who was dangling from a balcony in Paris, France. Gassama has been dubbed “Spider-Man” for...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Pokemon GO June Community Day to Feature Larvitar?

Typically, Pokemon GO reveals the upcoming featured Pokemon for its Community Day a couple of days after the previous Community Day. Following Charmander’s Community day, rumor and speculation have...

By Joshua Duckworth on 04 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Games to Reveal Brand New Pokemon

Pokemon Let's Go Games to Reveal Brand New Pokemon

As a pre-E3 surprise, Nintendo recently revealed Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee to the world. Many details about the games have matched up with previous rumors, including the fact that...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
New Pokemon GO Raid Boss is Giving Players Trouble

New Pokemon GO Raid Boss is Giving Players Trouble

Pokemon GO‘s Adventure Week event is well underway, giving players the chance to catch a variety of rare rock-type Pokemon. New raid bosses have also been added to the game as part of the Adventure...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Announced

The Pokemon Company has officially announced Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee for the Nintendo Switch. Tuesday evening both games were announced in front of an excited crowd in J...

By Rory Young on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

Pokemon GO Connects to Pokemon Lets Go

This has been a big week for Pokemon fans, as a lot of unexpected Pokemon news rolled out yesterday. It has been announced that a new Pokemon game called Pokemon Quest has been released for Ninten...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 04 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Charizard Family

Pokemon GO‘s May Community Day is quickly approaching this weekend, with Niantic having already confirmed the event to be themed around Charmander and with it also including a Stardust bonus. Now,...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 June 2018
Pokemon RPGs for Nintendo Switch Planned for 2019

Pokemon RPGs for Nintendo Switch Planned for 2019

Following the announcement of Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokemon Let’s Go Eevee, Nintendo has been working to clarify some confusion.  These Let’s Go games are not part of the main series of Poke...

By Rory Young on 03 June 2018
'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

'Shocking' Pokemon News Coming on May 31

Rumors have been swirling about the Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch, including one that claims the games will be revealed by the end of the month. As it turns out, that rumor may be accurate,...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon Quest Announced for Mobile and Nintendo Switch

Pokemon fans have eagerly been awaiting an announcement for the next Pokemon games on Switch, which were recently confirmed to be Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. While that news is suf...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Adding Articuno Soon

Pokemon GO Field Research Adding Articuno Soon

As expected, Pokemon GO will soon be rotating current Field Research breakthrough reward Zapdos out for the ice/flying-type legendary Pokemon Articuno. Beginning June 1 at 1:00pm Pacific, players w...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
Here's How You Can Play Super Smash Bros. Switch at E3

Here's How You Can Play Super Smash Bros. Switch at E3

When Nintendo confirmed that the Nintendo Switch version of Super Smash Bros. would be playable at E3 2018, fans of the fighting game franchise were delighted. Few details were offered up when Nint...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 June 2018
Old Pokemon Gold and Silver Demo Reveals Unused Pokemon

Old Pokemon Gold and Silver Demo Reveals Unused Pokemon

Back in 1997, Nintendo showcased a playable demo of Pokemon Gold and Silver at the Space World trade show. Now, over 20 years later, The Cutting Room Floor has sifted through the demo’s files, disc...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 June 2018
Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds First Alolan Pokemon

It’s been a busy night for fans of the Pokemon franchise. Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee were finally announced, along with a brand new game for Switch and mobile devices called Pokemo...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 May 2018
Xenoblade Dev Wants to Create M-Rated Game for Switch

Xenoblade Dev Wants to Create M-Rated Game for Switch

As many Nintendo Switch fans will likely attest, while the hybrid mobile console does offer a few solid Mature titles such as Platinum Games’ Bayonetta and Bethesda’s forthcoming port of Wolfenstei...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2018
Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Pokemon GO: What is the Next Special Research Quest?

Nearly two years after its initial launch, and Pokemon GO finally added the mythical Pokemon Mew to the game as part of a Special Research quest. This eight-step quest challenged players to complet...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Ariana Grande and The Roots Rock Out With Nintendo Labo

Ariana Grande and The Roots Rock Out With Nintendo Labo

Nintendo Labo for the Switch has captured the imagination of gamers everywhere and has already inspired some awesome inventions and music. The latest Labo hit to go viral comes from the superstar t...

By Denny Connolly on 20 May 2018
Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Listed on Nintendo Store

Spyro: Reignited Trilogy Listed on Nintendo Store

Earlier today, Activision officially announced the Spyro: Reignited Trilogy. Set to release this September, the highly anticipated remaster of the classic franchise will give three of the Spyro gam...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 May 2018
Gold Medalist Shaun White Meets Mario Kart

Gold Medalist Shaun White Meets Mario Kart

There’s no doubt that the Mario Kart franchise is one of the most popular and recognizable series on the face of the earth, especially when one considers the fact that it is the best selling racing...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 May 2018
Nintendo Labels Mario a Plumber Again

Nintendo Labels Mario a Plumber Again

If there’s one thing that should always be true about the Nintendo universe, it’s that the flagship hero, Mario, is a plumber by day and everything else in his off hours. That constant truth was ca...

By Denny Connolly on 20 May 2018
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Coming to Switch

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Coming to Switch

With the Nintendo Switch outpacing the Wii U’s sales, it’s clear that many gamers skipped Nintendo’s last generation console entirely. That means they missed out on some truly spectacular games, in...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Yoshi Switch Release Date Leaked?

Yoshi Switch Release Date Leaked?

The mini Nintendo Direct that aired earlier this month featured a wide variety of upcoming Nintendo Switch games on display, but one title was noticeably absent. Yoshi, the upcoming 2D platformer f...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: How to Farm Great and Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO‘s Field Research feature went live yesterday, giving fans of the mobile game new objectives to complete in exchange for rewards. Many of these objectives, in both the Field Research and...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Pokemon Job Listing Further Hints at Switch Version

Pokemon Job Listing Further Hints at Switch Version

Except for the fact that it exists and has a release window of late 2018 or 2019, there is next to nothing that we know about Pokemon for the Nintendo Switch. However, a recent job posting by the P...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
New Nintendo Switch Model Hinted at in Update

New Nintendo Switch Model Hinted at in Update

Earlier this week, Nintendo Switch firmware 5.0 was released. The latest update to the console’s operating system introduced several new features and updates including a fix for the Switch playtime...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 May 2018
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Direct Coming on Wednesday

Even though Nintendo announced a main series Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch at last year’s E3, we still have yet to actually see it in action. However, recent rum0rs suggest that may change s...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 May 2018
Super Mario 64 Maker Game Created by Fan

Super Mario 64 Maker Game Created by Fan

Many awesome courses have been created in Nintendo’s critically-acclaimed level creation game Super Mario Maker since its release, but modder Kaze Emanuar has decided to up the ante to a whole new...

By Alexander Pan on 20 May 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon: How to Get Ash Hat Pikachu

Pokemon Sun and Moon: How to Get Ash Hat Pikachu

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon might soon be overshadowed by the pending release of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, but Nintendo hasn’t stopped supporting the former game’s community, especially in...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 May 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey Does Not Have a Hub World

Super Mario Odyssey will not include a hub world, a staple feature of most 3D Mario games since Super Mario 64 in 1996. Nintendo producer Yoshiaki Koizumi spoke about the upcoming platforming game...

By Rory Young on 20 May 2018
Pokemon GO Opens Raid Battles to Almost All Players

Pokemon GO Opens Raid Battles to Almost All Players

Last week, Niantic released one of the most substantial updates for Pokemon GO to date, making significant changes to gyms and adding co-op raid battles. Niantic at first only allowed the highest l...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Conquer Gyms in 12 Minutes

Pokemon GO: How to Conquer Gyms in 12 Minutes

It’s been four months since Niantic rolled out the Pokemon GO Gym update and yet fans are still coming up with new strategies to make the most of the gameplay feature. The latest strategy that play...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 May 2018
Nintendo Switch Reaction Video Is New Gen's N64 Kid

Nintendo Switch Reaction Video Is New Gen's N64 Kid

Everyone has experienced the elation of finally getting their hands on a gaming system they’ve been pining after for months, subsequently pouring hours of play into said console. Gaming fans across th...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 May 2018
Wolfenstein 2 Releases Brutal, NSFW Gameplay Trailer

Wolfenstein 2 Releases Brutal, NSFW Gameplay Trailer

Just yesterday, Bethesda and MachineGames released a gameplay teaser trailer for the forthcoming first-person shooter Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus that hinted at a much larger and more sumptuous...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO Players Catch Legendary in Memory of Friend

Pokemon GO Players Catch Legendary in Memory of Friend

Since the game launched in the summer of 2016, Pokemon GO has shown an ability to bring people together. Unlike most other video games, Pokemon GO encourages people to get out into their community,...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon Sun & Moon Reveal Next Global Mission

Pokemon Sun & Moon Reveal Next Global Mission

Details on Pokemon Sun and Moon‘s second Global Mission event appear online, revealing a more realistic goal for players to conquer, and more enticing rewards. Even though Pokemon Sun and Moon smas...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Response to the Nintendo Switch Online App is Not Good

Nintendo has launched the smartphone app that will allow Switch owners to engage in matchmaking and chat with each other while playing online. The console’s online system caused some controversy wh...

By Brad Jones on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO EX Raid Passes Going Out

Pokemon GO EX Raid Passes Going Out

While most legendary raids in Pokemon GO simply require regular raid passes, Mewtwo raids need special EX Raid Passes that are sent to players by Niantic. Yesterday evening, Pokemon GO players all...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 May 2018
Pokemon GO: Charizard's Community Day Move Revealed

Pokemon GO: Charizard's Community Day Move Revealed

This Saturday, Pokemon GO will be hosting its May Community Day, which features the fire-type starter, Charmander. Per usual, this event will increase the spawns of the featured Pokemon, will like...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 May 2018
Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Will Pokemon on Switch Be Like Pokemon GO?

Besides confirming that the games exist, there is little Nintendo has said about the upcoming Pokemon games for the Nintendo Switch. However, with E3 2018 right around the corner, rumors are starti...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
Nintendo Could Reveal 15 New Switch Games at E3 2018

Nintendo Could Reveal 15 New Switch Games at E3 2018

With the announcement of Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch, fans may be pretty excited to see what’s coming to the hybrid console later this year. If they weren’t excited...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 May 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Switch Getting Star Fox Racing Game

Rumor: Nintendo Switch Getting Star Fox Racing Game

Nintendo Switch owners already have several major exclusive games to look forward to. In addition to a Pokemon RPG, a new Super Smash Bros. game has also been announced while arcade-y sports sim Ma...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 May 2018
Minecraft for Switch Gets Cross-Play

Minecraft for Switch Gets Cross-Play

Minecraft on the Nintendo Switch received glowing reviews all around. However, while everyone else gets to play with friends regardless of console choice, Switch players are limited to interacting...

By Jordan Gerblick on 18 May 2018
Pokemon GO Brings Back Lugia for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO Brings Back Lugia for Legendary Raids

Earlier today, Niantic brought the fighting-type event in Pokemon GO to a close, meaning that players can expect to see a more typical pool of Pokemon out in the wild. Not only did Niantic end the...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Pokemon Domain Registrations Point to Switch Reveal?

Just yesterday, gaming industry insider and ResetEra admin Emily Rogers suggested that Game Freak’s Pokemon title for Switch would have assets revealed this month and will launch before the end of...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 May 2018
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Reveal This Month, Launch in 2018

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Reveal This Month, Launch in 2018

Although Game Freak’s forthcoming Pokemon title for Nintendo Switch was announced last year during E3 2017, the studio has yet to actually unveil any assets from the RPG, leaving many fans to wonde...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 May 2018
Rumor: Pokemon Switch Titles Revealed

Rumor: Pokemon Switch Titles Revealed

We know that new Pokemon games are coming to the Nintendo Switch, but we don’t have many details beyond that. However, a new rumor is making the rounds that may have potentially revealed the titles...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 May 2018
Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Pokemon Switch Announcement Coming Soon?

Without a doubt, one of the most highly anticipated products in recent memory is the forthcoming Pokemon title set to become available on the Nintendo Switch, but there’s currently no telling exact...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 May 2018
NES Classic Edition Returns in June

NES Classic Edition Returns in June

Nintendo announced Sunday that it’s planning to bring back the NES Classic Edition console, resurrecting the hardware from discontinuation. Nostalgic Nintendo fans will once again be able to purcha...

By Rory Young on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

Pokemon GO Update Increases Item Storage Limit

It’s been nearly a year since Pokemon GO increased the item storage limit from 1,000 to 1,500, but trainers can finally upgrade their bags again. As announced by Niantic, players can now upgrade th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 May 2018
Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

Detective Pikachu Gets March Release Date in the West

About a month ago, the European rating board known as PEGI officially rated the adventure game Detective Pikachu, which indicated the inevitability of the 3DS title coming to European and North Ame...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Dark Souls Remastered in the Works for Nintendo Switch?

Last year, fans of Dark Souls were disappointed to learn that developer FromSoftware is done for the franchise for now. But although the developer currently has no plans to expand the trilogy, this...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

Pokemon GO Players Turn Against EX Raid System

When Niantic announced the Pokemon GO EX Raid system, it was pitched as a way of rewarding committed players for their time spent in the game. By being invite-only, it meant that only those who pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 May 2018
Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

Nintendo Switch Beats Wii U’s Lifetime Sales in Japan

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch was one of the most highly coveted items during the 2017 holiday season, with analyst Daniel Ives of the market research firm GBH Insights having posit...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 May 2018
Paris Hilton Asks Nintendo to Release Nintendogs Mobile Game

Paris Hilton Asks Nintendo to Release Nintendogs Mobile Game

Nintendo has already brought several of its biggest game franchises to smartphones and tablets, including mobile versions of Animal Crossing and Super Mario. But which Nintendo series should get th...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2018
Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

Norway PM Plays Pokemon GO Before Trump Meeting

The past few months have brought plenty of reports about people playing Pokemon GO when they shouldn’t be. Over the weekend an actor played the game at the Golden Globes, while in Canada a man was...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2018
Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies Gets Nintendo Switch Release Date

Kirby Star Allies was announced last year, promising 4-player co-op side-scrolling gameplay for Nintendo Switch fans. Now Nintendo has officially confirmed the game’s release date, and as it turns...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

Super Mario Odyssey Getting New Game Mode for Free

If you played Super Mario Odyssey, then you likely noticed the countless nods to past games, including a few familiar faces. One major character that didn’t even make an appearance was poor, neglec...

By Curt Hutson on 16 May 2018
Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

Rumor: Next Legend of Zelda Game is a Remake

For the past week, rumors have been swirling about Nintendo hosting a major Nintendo Direct on January 11. Nintendo still has yet to confirm or deny if such an event is in the works, but that hasn’...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 May 2018
Dark Souls Remastered Hides Early Bloodborne Level

Dark Souls Remastered Hides Early Bloodborne Level

Modders find hidden files for Blooodborne and Demon’s Souls levels in Dark Souls: Remastered leading some speculation for a possible sequel or remastered edition of either.

By Ben Snyder on 15 May 2018
Pachter: Console Exclusives Don't Matter Like Before

Pachter: Console Exclusives Don't Matter Like Before

This year, all three major gaming companies (Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft) will be releasing exclusive games in an effort to encourage people to play games on their platforms. The PS4’s biggest ex...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 May 2018
Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Will Raise Level Cap, Add Gen 4 Pokemon

Niantic is notoriously secretive about its future plans for Pokemon GO, often leaving it to fans to discover when changes are being made through efforts like datamining. However, a fan that goes by...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 2018
Nintendo Redesigning Joy-Con to Fix Connection Issue

Nintendo Redesigning Joy-Con to Fix Connection Issue

Despite the success and popularity of Nintendo’s latest system, shortly after release players started noticing connection issues with the Switch‘s left Joy-Con controller. Now, according to a new f...

By Sydney Olmstead on 12 May 2018
Switch Online Cloud Saves Doesn't Support All Games

Switch Online Cloud Saves Doesn't Support All Games

Earlier this week, Nintendo revealed more details about the Nintendo Switch Online service. The company confirmed that a Switch Online subscription will include cloud saves, which allows users to s...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 May 2018
Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo's Next Mobile Game is a Brand New Franchise

Nintendo has had mixed success in the mobile gaming space so far. It has released several games based on its existing properties including social game Miitomo; tactical, gacha-style game Fire Emble...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 May 2018
Nintendo Details Online Service Pricing and Features

Nintendo Details Online Service Pricing and Features

Even though the Nintendo Switch continues to be a sales juggernaut, the online service remains a weak spot for the system. Originally intending to launch back in 2017, Nintendo hasn’t said much on...

By Derek Nichols on 11 May 2018
Okamiden Character Videos Get Players Acquainted With the Colorful Cast

Okamiden Character Videos Get Players Acquainted With the Colorful Cast

Fans of the cult-classic PS2 and Wii hit, Okami, have been long awaiting the direct sequel, Okamiden. Nintendo and Capcom have decided to ease the anticipation of the game’s release by unveiling...

By Tyler Davis on 09 May 2018
Okami HD Coming to Nintendo Switch

Okami HD Coming to Nintendo Switch

With the release date for Okami HD on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One having come and gone, there’s no doubt that a decent portion of fans went on to enjoy Capcom’s colorful action-adventure title...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 May 2018
5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

5 Games Like Zelda To Tide You Over Until Breath of the Wild

The wait for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be a tough one, but fans can try out these five Zelda-like experiences to tide them over until the game’s release. When it comes to The Leg...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 May 2018
Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

Pokemon GO: It's Time to Raise the Level Cap

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it did so with a level cap of 40. Nearly two years later, the level cap in the popular mobile game remains the same, despite many updates that have d...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 May 2018
Pokemon GO Could Be Adding More PokeStops and Gyms

Pokemon GO Could Be Adding More PokeStops and Gyms

Pokemon GO has a lot to offer to players these days, with a recently updated Field Research System, as well as another Pokemon GO Community Day in May. Recently Niantic has announced that it is pla...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 30 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO Adds Special Box for Mareep Community Day

Pokemon GO‘s Mareep Community Day will take place today from 11am to 3pm PST. However, fans can prepare themselves for the festivities by purchasing the Community Day Box that is on sale now. The...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 April 2018
Nintendo Announces Its Next President

Nintendo Announces Its Next President

Following the death of beloved Nintendo President Satoru Iwata and the lackluster lifespan of the Wii U console, Nintendo appeared to be in trouble. As fans now know, the Nintendo Switch proved to...

By Derek Nichols on 29 April 2018
Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO Field Research Will Let Players Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO players who have been earning stamps as part of the new Field Research system may be disappointed that Moltres has been the breakthrough reward every time since the feature launched. How...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 April 2018
Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Next Pokemon GO Community Day Features Charmander?

Despite some complaints concerning the Mareep Community Day, the event remains as popular as ever, with several Pokemon GO players anxious for May’s upcoming event. Typically, the next Community Da...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 April 2018
Nintendo Files Patent for Multi-Display Console

Nintendo Files Patent for Multi-Display Console

Nintendo has long been a company with a reputation for pushing hardware innovation more than other console developers. The Wii, Wii U, and Switch all incorporated new technology, and a new patent f...

By Matt Morgans on 29 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Charmander Community Day Date Revealed?

Pokemon GO: Charmander Community Day Date Revealed?

Following the success of April’s Community Day for Pokemon GO, which allowed players to capture shiny Mareep as well as evolve a special Ampharos with the Dragon Pulse ability, fans of the game are...

By James Lynch on 29 April 2018
Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon on Switch To Kick Off 8th Gen?

Pokemon fans may be busy out collecting Shiny Mareep for today’s Pokemon GO Community Day, but that’s just one fraction of what’s happening for the franchise. The mysterious Pokemon game for Ninten...

By Denny Connolly on 29 April 2018
Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

Pokemon Creators File Trademark for 'Ultra Shiny'

With E3 already looming, it’s unlikely that Pokefans will receive any official announcements from Nintendo before the big show in June. It’s actually been quite a while since Nintendo has made an o...

By Jacob Bukacek on 29 April 2018
Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Rumor: Fortnite Coming to Switch With Exclusive Content

Ever since Fortnite was released on PC and consoles last summer, fans of the hugely popular co-op shooting and building game have been asking Epic Games to release it on the Nintendo Switch. Their...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 April 2018
Super Smash Bros. Will Be Open To The Public At E3

Super Smash Bros. Will Be Open To The Public At E3

As E3 2018 inches closer, information is slowly starting to come in regarding what each of the major publishers are going to be bringing to the table. While many developers in attendance are sure t...

By Benjamin Lister on 29 April 2018
Nintendo Expects to Sell 20 Million Units This Fiscal Year

Nintendo Expects to Sell 20 Million Units This Fiscal Year

Nintendo has just released its earnings report for its latest fiscal year ending in March 2018, revealing that the Nintendo Switch has sold an impressive 15.05 million units in its first full year...

By John Jacques on 29 April 2018
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Review

In any other year in recent memory, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 would have been pegged months ago as the measuring stick of Nintendo’s holiday success. Years of struggling in the console market had made...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Get An Excellent Curveball

Pokemon GO: How to Get An Excellent Curveball

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest, A Mythical Discovery, challenges players to complete some tough objectives in order to earn the right to catch the game’s first Mythical Pokemon, Mew. One of th...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 April 2018
Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Pokemon GO: April 12 Field Research Rewards

Assuming they’ve have been getting at least one stamp per day, April 12 marks the second time Pokemon GO players can complete a Field Research breakthrough. Last week’s Field Research breakthrough...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 April 2018
Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Super Smash Bros.: 5 Crossover Characters We Want

Nintendo ended its latest Nintendo Direct in epic fashion by finally confirming Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch. The highly anticipated game, due out for release later this year, has been...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 April 2018
Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Update May Bring Back This Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO will soon be activating one of its biggest new features since launch. The new quest system, where players will complete research objectives for Professor Willow, will go live at some poi...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 April 2018
Mario Golf: World Tour

Mario Golf: World Tour

There aren’t many sports that Mario and his friends haven’t tackled by now, but each outing seems to rarely disappoint when it comes down to core gameplay. Mario Golf, however, is a franchise tha...

By Riley Little on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Magikarp Fast

Pokemon GO: How to Evolve Magikarp Fast

Pokemon GO‘s latest update finally gives trainers the chance to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew, but doing so is no easy task. In fact, players are expected to complete a number of time-consuming ch...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Mark of the Ninja Remastered is Not a Switch Exclusive

Mark of the Ninja Remastered is Not a Switch Exclusive

Quelling initial speculation that the upcoming remaster of Mark of the Ninja is an exclusive title for the Nintendo Switch, the studio behind the project has revealed that the release will be comin...

By Matt Morgans on 13 April 2018
Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

Mario & Luigi: Dream Team and Mario Gold: World Tour

There were a lot of things that gamers were hoping would be announced in today’s Nintendo Direct, but a majority of that information was expected to be release dates for previously confirmed soft...

By Riley Little on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Pokemon GO Images Show Mew in the Wild

Not too long ago, the development team at Niantic officially announced the Mew “Field Research” quest’s release date in the popular mobile augmented reality game, Pokemon GO, with fans around the g...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO Dev Considering Item Trading, In-Game Chat

Pokemon GO has a big update coming tomorrow that will add research quests to the popular mobile game. However, that’s not all the developers have in mind for future updates, according to a Redditor...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
'Mario Golf: World Tour' Review Roundup: Easy Swinging

'Mario Golf: World Tour' Review Roundup: Easy Swinging

Over the years, Nintendo‘s iconic plumber has proven that there is no sport, activity, or even hobby that he and his friends won’t try. The game of golf ranks highly among them, but Nintendo fans...

By Andrew Dyce on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO: Which Pokemon Can Be Ditto

Pokemon GO‘s Mew quest is live now, but it features some rather significant challenges for fans of the game. One of the biggest obstacles to players completing the Special Research quest and catchi...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO: Use this Trick to Evolve Magikarp Faster

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to catch Mew, A Mythical Discovery, features some rather demanding challenges. One of the most time-consuming objectives in the quest is to evolve a Magikarp int...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 April 2018
Smash Bros. on Switch Bringing Back These Characters?

Smash Bros. on Switch Bringing Back These Characters?

We likely won’t hear much more about Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch until E3 2018 rolls around in June, but in the meantime, fans can expect to come across plenty of “leaks” and rumors a...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Pokemon GO: Easiest Pokemon to Get Excellent Throws

Now that the Field Research quests are in Pokemon GO, players are being challenged to play the game more skillfully, especially when it comes to getting Great and Excellent throws. There are multip...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Super Smash Bros: Xbox Boss On Board for Banjo Kazooie

Super Smash Bros: Xbox Boss On Board for Banjo Kazooie

There’s no doubt that the official announcement of Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Switch caused fans of the long-running fighting game franchise to rejoice and immediately begin speculating about t...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Pokemon GO Players Upset With Latest Community Day

Yesterday, Niantic and Pokemon GO revealed the exclusive move for Mareep’s upcoming Community Day. For those trainers who manage to evolve Flaaffy into an Ampharos, the Electric-type Pokemon will l...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Eggstravaganza Adds New Shiny Pokemon

Without a doubt, Pokemon GO fans are excited for the mobile augmented reality game’s Eggstravaganza event, which officially made its return today, and offers players the chance to hatch rare Pocket...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 April 2018
Super Smash Bros. on Switch to Be Playable at E3 2018

Super Smash Bros. on Switch to Be Playable at E3 2018

Earlier this month Nintendo made the bombshell announcement that Super Smash Bros. is coming to Nintendo Switch. At the time, the company didn’t reveal many details about the game – its its roster,...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 April 2018
The Banner Saga Trilogy and More Coming to Switch

The Banner Saga Trilogy and More Coming to Switch

One year after the launch of the Nintendo Switch, many indie games have made their way onto the hit console. Today, Nintendo announced a handful of titles that are making their way to Switch in the...

By Patrick Kirk on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

Pokemon GO Player Beats Tier 1 Raid Bosses With Rattata

While many Pokemon GO players may be attempting to battle and catch the latest additions to the mobile augmented reality game’s Raid Boss roster, Latios and Latias, one player has slightly diverged...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO Having Special Generation 1 Event This Month

Pokemon GO Having Special Generation 1 Event This Month

Pokemon GO already has a couple of events coming up, including the Mareep Community Day on April 15 and another based on Earth Day. However, it appears as though yet another special event will be h...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Ghost-Type Pokemon

Pokemon GO‘s Special Research quest to discover and catch Mew is quite the challenge, requiring players to complete difficult tasks like catching a Ditto and evolving Magikarp into Gyarados. Anothe...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 April 2018
Nintendo Tradmarks Pokemon Rumble for New Switch Game?

Nintendo Tradmarks Pokemon Rumble for New Switch Game?

It’s been a little under a year now since Nintendo announced that its next “core” entry in the Pokemon series would be coming to the Switch. In that time, the developer has maintained strict silenc...

By Jacob Bukacek on 12 April 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

Twitch Plays Pokemon Goes Back to Red and Blue

While DrDisRespect may dominate the conversation when it comes to Twitch these days, the hottest craze on the streaming service in 2014 was undoubtedly TwitchPlaysPokemon. Now in recognition of Twi...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Pokemon GO Announces Valentine's Day Event

Just recently, the game developers at Niantic decided to give Pokemon GO trainers some fresh assets to enjoy in the form of new Gen 3 creatures to catch, which were added to the popular mobile augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 April 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mew

Pokemon GO‘s Field and Special Research quests are now available, meaning that trainers finally have the opportunity to catch the mythical Pokemon Mew in the game. However, catching Mew is easier s...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Pokemon GO Adds Old School 8-Bit Graphics

Along with the introduction of more shiny Pokemon, the latest Pokemon GO update has also, for the first time, added classic 8-bit graphics to the game, apparently as part of an April Fools’ Day jok...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 03 April 2018
Third Parties 'Heavily Represented' in New Smash Bros.?

Third Parties 'Heavily Represented' in New Smash Bros.?

It goes without saying that Super Smash Bros. is one of the most anticipated Nintendo Switch exclusives of the year. Even though we know very little about it, the pedigree of the franchise has left...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 April 2018
Rumor: Super Smash Bros. on Switch Has Co-Op Story Mode

Rumor: Super Smash Bros. on Switch Has Co-Op Story Mode

Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch will be at E3 2018, so concrete details on the game likely won’t come until then. However, that hasn’t stopped the rumor mill from turning, with the latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 April 2018
Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Pokemon GO: Prepare for These Gen 4 Pokemon Evolutions

Now that the majority of third generation Pokemon are available to catch in Pokemon GO, some fans are already looking to the future of the popular mobile game. The next logical step for Niantic is...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Dratini and Evolutions

Pokemon GO‘s next Community Day is happening soon, and the developer Niantic has decided to make the upcoming event for the popular mobile augmented reality game themed around the Dragon-Type known...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

Pokemon Ultra Moon Review

The Pokemon franchise has been evolving for quite some time. When Pokemon Black and White changed the face of modern day Pokemon adventures, it paved the way for more fully-realized worlds and more...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Pokemon GO: Venusaur's Exclusive Move for Community Day

Next weekend, Pokemon GO’s third Community Day event is set to feature Bulbasaur for a few hours on March 25. During this event, Bulbasaur will have an increased spawn rate, and moreover, if player...

By Joshua Duckworth on 22 March 2018
Pokemon Anime Will Bring Back Brock and Misty

Pokemon Anime Will Bring Back Brock and Misty

As one of the longest running anime shows still on television, there’s a lot of history behind the animated Pokemon series. In the years since Ash Ketchum left Pallet Town with his Pikachu in tow,...

By Riley Little on 22 March 2018
Watch Super Mario Odyssey's New Donk City World

Watch Super Mario Odyssey's New Donk City World

With Super Mario Odyssey‘s October 2017 launch not long from now, fans of the forthcoming Nintendo Switch title are surely trying to sink their teeth into as much gameplay footage as possible in or...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Nintendo Documentation Leaks Upcoming Switch Features

Nintendo Documentation Leaks Upcoming Switch Features

It’s no secret that Nintendo intends to support its Switch console with major updates, adding new and updated functionality like its upcoming online service. Now, leaked documents have revealed som...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

Pokemon GO Legendary Week Kicks Off

This week should be an exciting one for Pokemon GO fans. Not only do they have the Dratini Community Day to look forward to, but they will also have additional chances to catch legendary Pokemon li...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Switch May Have DLC, According to Job Listing

Pokemon Switch May Have DLC, According to Job Listing

It seems that development on the Nintendo Switch Pokemon RPG is ramping up. After a job listing confirmed that localization of the game (e.g translations of text) will take place over the next few...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: These are the Best Pokemon to Defend Gyms

Pokemon GO: These are the Best Pokemon to Defend Gyms

An avid Pokemon GO fan has tracked the Pokemon that players are using to defend across 100 gyms, attempting to capture a current meta snapshot. The results should point toward which Pokemon are mos...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Announces Fall Event Details

Pokemon GO Announces Fall Event Details

The rest of the year looks like a busy, but exciting time for Pokemon GO players across the globe. Not only has the game introduced three new legendary Pokemon but a brand new event is set to arriv...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

The upcoming Kingdom Hearts 3 marks a first for the series, as it will be the first console game in the franchise to be released on Xbox. However, there’s a possibility that the JRPG may also find...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Easily Beat Any Raid Boss

Pokemon GO: How to Easily Beat Any Raid Boss

With the latest major update for Pokemon GO, Niantic has added co-op raid battles to the game, giving players more opportunities to utilize their Pokemon’s combat skills. For the most part, these r...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Grants Extra Premier Ball to Combat Glitch

Pokemon GO Grants Extra Premier Ball to Combat Glitch

Although Pokemon GO continues to be a mobile juggernaut, the game has been on the hot seat as of late thanks to what appears to be an uptick in glitches and in-game issues. The game is currently in...

By Derek Nichols on 21 March 2018
Star Fox 2 Team Celebrates Game Finally Releasing

Star Fox 2 Team Celebrates Game Finally Releasing

After more than two decades, Star Fox 2 will finally be released to the public, and the team who worked on the title couldn’t be happier. The celebration was 22 years in the making, and the members...

By Curt Hutson on 21 March 2018
Custom Kingdom Hearts Cloud Amiibo Looks Amazing

Custom Kingdom Hearts Cloud Amiibo Looks Amazing

Although they can sometimes be way too hard to track down, lots of Nintendo fans still go crazy over the company’s amiibo figures. Despite having little use in most games, the collectibles are stil...

By Denny Connolly on 21 March 2018
Breath of the Wild DLC Adds More Timeline Confusion

Breath of the Wild DLC Adds More Timeline Confusion

The latest DLC for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has reinvigorated the conversation regarding the game’s placement in the franchise’s timeline. Items included in the DLC point to The Lege...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Gamer Paints Over NES Screenshots to Create Awesome Art

Gamer Paints Over NES Screenshots to Create Awesome Art

As gamers rub their hands in anticipation for the upcoming SNES Classic Edition, which is scheduled to drop on September 29, one Nintendo fan decided to pass the time by flexing their artistic musc...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Silent Hill Monster Joins Super Bomberman R

Silent Hill Monster Joins Super Bomberman R

Konami had made some notable missteps in recent years, but it’s difficult to fault the studio for Super Bomberman R. The throwback title was released as a launch title for the Nintendo Switch, and...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

Super Mario Odyssey Teases Underwater Level?

With Super Mario Odyssey less than three months out before its highly-anticipated October 2017 launch, fans are looking forward to every little piece of information related to the upcoming Nintendo...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

Twitch Plays Pokemon Finds Missingno

To celebrate its anniversary, TwitchPlaysPokemon recently returned, giving chat users the chance to play through both Pokemon Red and Blue simultaneously. The games are still going on, but those on...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Live Event Will Unlock Mystery Challenge

Pokemon GO Live Event Will Unlock Mystery Challenge

On Saturday, July 22nd, Pokemon GO players will participate in special events at Grant Park in Chicago and elsewhere around the world to unlock special bonuses as part of Pokemon GO Fest. Now Niant...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Nintendo, Mario Top E3 2017 Game Critics Awards Winners

Not long ago, the E3 2017 Game Critics Awards’ nominee list was revealed, and now it has been declared that the forthcoming Nintendo Switch titles Super Mario Odyssey and Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Ba...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Movie Remake in the Works

Pokemon Movie Remake in the Works

Despite all of the drama and controversy in response to Pokemon: I Choose You last year, the franchise isn’t slowing down its return to the big screen. The feature length remake was fairly successf...

By Denny Connolly on 21 March 2018
How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

How Long Does Super Mario Odyssey Take to Beat?

Super Mario Odyssey has been available for a couple of days now, and it is taking the gaming industry by storm. Earning enough perfect scores to make it the new highest-rated game to date, it’s saf...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Multiple Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Players Can Catch Multiple Legendary Pokemon

After months of teasing and anticipation from fans, legendary Pokemon have finally been added to Pokemon GO. The prospect of catching a Lugia or a Zapdos in the wild is an exciting one for the larg...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Movie Reboot Removes Brock and Misty

Pokemon Movie Reboot Removes Brock and Misty

This month marks the Japanese release of a brand new Pokemon movie entitled I Choose You, which serves as a retelling of Ash Ketchum’s adventures in the Indigo League — the basis of the original an...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Announces New Nest Migrations

Pokemon GO Announces New Nest Migrations

Niantic sent out a notification last night informing Pokemon GO players on the latest nest migrations. This means the Pokemon that people are used to catching in a certain area have changed. The no...

By Curt Hutson on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Exeggutor Statute is Ludicrous and Expensive

Pokemon Exeggutor Statute is Ludicrous and Expensive

There are few Pokemon as goofy as Exeggutor, and the version of the creature seen in Sun and Moon really upped the goofiness. The tropical theme was perfect for Exeggutor, so it naturally went thro...

By Curt Hutson on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Update Fixes Small Game Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Fixes Small Game Bugs

Following its highest grossing day ever, Pokemon GO‘s developers at Niantic continued to work diligently to track down and eliminate as many problems as possible with the next patch for the popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Update Fixes a Few Bugs

Pokemon GO Update Fixes a Few Bugs

Since its initial launch last year, Pokemon GO has always been a work in progress for Niantic. Pokemon GO has received a regular string of updates that have done everything from fixing performance...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Zelda Maker: Nintendo Not Considering Mario Maker Spin

Zelda Maker: Nintendo Not Considering Mario Maker Spin

One of the more out-there releases in 2015 was Super Mario Maker for the Nintendo Wii U. While that particular game’s success was capped by the limited audience of the platform it arrived on, Ninte...

By Riley Little on 21 March 2018
Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

Detective Pikachu Amiibo Unlocks Cutscenes Faster

With the upcoming  adventure title Detective Pikachu set to hit store shelves next month, Nintendo has revealed more information on how the amiibo that is releasing alongside the game, will affect...

By A.J. Plautz on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Stadium Event Announced for Next Month

Pokemon GO Stadium Event Announced for Next Month

Following this month’s Pokemon GO Fest event in Chicago, Illinois that will unlock a mystery challenge for players in attendance, Niantic is set to continue providing live gatherings for fans of th...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Jump Rope Genius Moon

With well over 600 Power Moons spread across its numerous kingdoms, Super Mario Odyssey has no shortage of challenges for players to conquer. Some of these Power Moons are easy to acquire, but othe...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Details Leak via App Store?

Pokemon GO Legendary Details Leak via App Store?

For months, Pokemon GO players have been desperate for more news on when the hit mobile game will finally introduce legendary Pokemon. Fans are incredibly eager to get their virtual mitts on the ha...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Zelda: BotW – How to Access the Master Trials DLC

Zelda: BotW – How to Access the Master Trials DLC

For those players who have managed to comb through all of the content that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has to offer, there’s now a new excuse to fire up the game once again because the...

By Alexander Pan on 21 March 2018
Super Smash Bros. Game Coming to Switch This Year?

Super Smash Bros. Game Coming to Switch This Year?

Zelda, Mario, and Mario Kart have all made it to the Nintendo Switch in the form of new games and remasters; but there are still a few other iconic franchises still on the way. We know a new Metroi...

By Denny Connolly on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: How to Beat Moltres with Smaller Raid Groups

Pokemon GO: How to Beat Moltres with Smaller Raid Groups

It’s been a little over a week since Legendary Pokemon were added to the popular mobile game, Pokemon GO. While fans have already had ample opportunity to catch new Legendary Pokemon like Articuno...

By Derek Nichols on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Players Unable To Login

Pokemon GO Players Unable To Login

Pokemon GO players looking to celebrate with the game’s current double Stardust Equinox event were met with an unwanted surprise early this morning. According to Pokemon GO‘s official Twitter, the...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 March 2018
Nintendo Hoarding Billions to Develop Hardware, Games

Nintendo Hoarding Billions to Develop Hardware, Games

Nintendo confirms that it is hoarding billions of dollars to work on new projects. The news follows the massively successful launch of the Switch earlier this year and a strong showing at E3 2017....

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Lycanroc Dusk Form Revealed

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Lycanroc Dusk Form Revealed

During an episode of the weekly Japanese variety show Pokenchi, Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon director Shigeru Ohmori guest starred to make an announcement. Ohmori took the opportunity to reveal Pok...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

Super Mario Odyssey: Miyamoto Had New Donk City Worries

When Super Mario Odyssey was originally announced for the Switch with a jubilant and colorful reveal trailer, fans were incredibly excited for the new game starring the Big N’s main mascot, but the...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO: Zapdos Raid Beat With Only 3 Players

Pokemon GO: Zapdos Raid Beat With Only 3 Players

When attempting a Pokemon GO legendary raid, the more players taking on the raid, the better. But some brave fans have chosen to disregard the advice and have decided instead to challenge a legenda...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Beaten in Under an Hour

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Beaten in Under an Hour

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s Master Trials DLC was only made available less than a couple of weeks ago, speedrunners have already begun to blaze through the content in order t...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Zelda Dev Explains Origin of Midna in Twilight Princess

Zelda Dev Explains Origin of Midna in Twilight Princess

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is one of the most critically acclaimed games ever made, so it’s no surprise that players are hungry for more content. Later this week, Nintendo will release...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Mod Adds GTA's CJ

Since its release earlier this year, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has not only captured the imagination of gamers from practically all walks of life, but also it has inspired some folks...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Raid Boss List Updated

Pokemon GO Raid Boss List Updated

Dedicated Pokemon GO players that participate in raids have been noticing some new creatures lately. As it turns out, Niantic has added some new Pokemon to raids in Pokemon GO, which range from wel...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offer Shiny Tapu Koko Today

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offer Shiny Tapu Koko Today

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo are releasing a special Shiny version of Tapu Koko today, available for all Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon players. The Electric/Fairy Legendary Pokemon may be better...

By Rory Young on 21 March 2018
Pokemon GO Testing Legendary Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Testing Legendary Raid Battles

Pokemon GO’s major Gym update is only a few weeks old, but the community is already tearing through all of the available enemies and mastering the Battle Raid system. Players have come up with some...

By Denny Connolly on 21 March 2018
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Teaser Features Unown?

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Teaser Features Unown?

Just ahead of E3 2017, Nintendo announced plans to release Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon before the end of the year. Now, a new teaser released via the Japanese Pokemon website seems to...

By Brad Jones on 21 March 2018
Switch Production Increases to 2 Million a Month

Switch Production Increases to 2 Million a Month

Since the Nintendo Switch launched earlier this year, the console has been nigh on impossible to find. While Nintendo has doubled production in an effort to get more consoles into the hands of eage...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 March 2018
How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

How Many Wii U Games Will Be Ported to Nintendo Switch?

This week, Nintendo announced another game that was going to be ported to the fledgling Nintendo Switch console from a previous device. Although many had been hoping that the game in question would...

By Rob Gordon on 20 March 2018
Pokken Tournament DX Review

Pokken Tournament DX Review

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 20 March 2018
Pokken Tournament Needs Some Changes To Be Competitive

Pokken Tournament Needs Some Changes To Be Competitive

Pokken Tournament is no doubt a fun experience but, in this author’s opinion, Nintendo must make some changes to get the game ready for competitive play. Last Friday saw the release of Pokken Tour...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 March 2018
Darkrai Joins Pokken Tournament Roster

Darkrai Joins Pokken Tournament Roster

The Pokemon Company and Bandai Namco confirm that the Japanese arcade version of the popular Pokemon fighting game, Pokken Tournament, will be receiving the Mythical Darkrai. The Pokemon franchise...

By Riley Little on 20 March 2018
Pokemon GO Gym Battle Leads to Real Life Threat

Pokemon GO Gym Battle Leads to Real Life Threat

While Pokemon GO may not be as popular as it was back in the summer of 2016, there are still many people that are passionate about the game. However, some people are a little too passionate about P...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 March 2018
5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

5 Most Exciting Nintendo Switch Exclusives of 2018

Following the general sales failure that was the Wii U, few could see the success of the Nintendo Switch coming. However, Nintendo proved all the doubters wrong with an impressive year of criticall...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 March 2018
Funimation Wants This Character in Super Smash Bros.

Funimation Wants This Character in Super Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros. has always been about bringing characters from different franchises together to duke it out in over-the-top battles, and the upcoming Super Smash Bros. for the Nintendo Switch wil...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 March 2018
Nintendo Switch 'Nindies Showcase' Video Announced

Nintendo Switch 'Nindies Showcase' Video Announced

The Nintendo Switch’s incredible success has come hand in hand with the success of independently developed games available on the platform. “Nindies” including Shovel Knight, Stardew Valley, Overco...

By Rory Young on 19 March 2018
Nintendo Switch Life Cycle Could Last Longer Than Usual

Nintendo Switch Life Cycle Could Last Longer Than Usual

After the incredibly short lifespan of the Wii U (rest in peace), there was a lot of speculation about how successful the Nintendo Switch would be. Luckily, the new hardware has been a runaway hit...

By Denny Connolly on 19 March 2018
Nintendo Switch May Support Donkey Kong Drums

Nintendo Switch May Support Donkey Kong Drums

So far, the Nintendo Switch has managed to successfully release a ton of ports from recent Nintendo consoles without supporting old versions of any software or hardware. Gamers have been onboard en...

By Denny Connolly on 17 March 2018
Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow

Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow

One of the most recent updates for the popular augmented reality game Pokemon GO brought about small changes such as minor bug fixes and improvements to the title’s GO Plus device to assuage some o...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 March 2018
Super Smash Bros Creator Sakurai Working on Switch Game

Super Smash Bros Creator Sakurai Working on Switch Game

In a Nintendo Direct livestream that took place earlier this week, Nintendo finally announced a Super Smash Bros. game for Nintendo Switch. After many rumors and much speculation, Nintendo confirme...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 March 2018
Is Super Smash Bros. On Switch a Port or a New Game?

Is Super Smash Bros. On Switch a Port or a New Game?

Although Nintendo fans had been hoping that last week’s Direct would confirm Super Smash Bros. for the Switch, the mic drop announcement trailer still felt like an exciting surprise. In addition to...

By Denny Connolly on 16 March 2018
Mario Kart Meets Google Maps This Week

Mario Kart Meets Google Maps This Week

March 10 may be just another day for some gamers, but the date has special significance to Nintendo: It’s Mario Day. Playing off of the similar appearance between ‘MAR10’ and Mario, the company tak...

By John Jacques on 15 March 2018
Super Smash Bros’ Switch Roster Made Clearer with Etch

Super Smash Bros’ Switch Roster Made Clearer with Etch

Without a doubt, the recent Nintendo Direct confirmation of a new Super Smash Bros. title by way of its Switch reveal trailer caused fans around the globe to collectively shout a cry for joy, as ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 March 2018
Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

Legend of Zelda Fan Creates Incredible Mipha Cosplay

Gaming cosplay has become an inextricable part of convention culture, with a number of talented makeup and costume design artists applying their gifts to the burgeoning art form. We’ve seen some in...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 March 2018
Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

Pokemon GO Community Event Will Star Bulbasaur

The next community day for Pokemon GO will take place on March 25 and it has been announced which Pokemon will be featured for the event. That Pokemon is none other than the Gen 1 Grass-type starte...

By A.J. Plautz on 07 March 2018
Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds FireRed, LeafGreen Trainer Outfits

Pokemon Day is just around the corner, and Niantic isn’t leaving Pokemon GO fans out of the celebrations. Pokemon GO trainers can now purchase trainer avatar items based upon the original costumes...

By Sarah Fields on 07 March 2018
Why Nintendo Won't Release the Switch Mini Soon

Why Nintendo Won't Release the Switch Mini Soon

The Nintendo Switch is selling phenomenally well at the moment and it’s only natural that many fans of the console will be wondering what Nintendo has planned for its future. Could Nintendo improve...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 March 2018
Nintendo Removes User Reviews from Site

Nintendo Removes User Reviews from Site

It was only last week that Nintendo brought an intuitive review system live on its website, allowing fans to review various Switch titles in detail. It’s something that Nintendo previous allowed fo...

By John Jacques on 07 March 2018
PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

PoGO Brings Back Party Hat Pikachu for Limited Time

Although Pokemon GO‘s Community Day event centered around the Dragon-Type known as Dratini has now come and gone, it doesn’t mean that Niantic doesn’t have any additional plans to give fans incenti...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 March 2018
Nintendo is Selling Empty Splatoon 2 Boxes

Nintendo is Selling Empty Splatoon 2 Boxes

Nintendo is reportedly selling empty Splatoon 2 boxes in Japan. The company has spent much of the week hyping the upcoming Nintendo Switch game, having debuted the Splatoon 2 single player trailer...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 March 2018
There Is Now A Fully-Functioning Keychain-Sized Gameboy

There Is Now A Fully-Functioning Keychain-Sized Gameboy

Over the years, the world has seen several different iterations of Nintendo’s iconic Gameboy handheld system. Now, a new iteration of the console has been added to the mix in the form of a tiny key...

By Gabriella Ferreira on 04 March 2018
Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo kicked off its recent Nintendo Direct Mini presentation with a nice surprise for RPG fans. As it turns out, the critically-acclaimed The World Ends With You is making its way to Nintendo’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 February 2018
Why the Super Mario Movie Might Not Happen

Why the Super Mario Movie Might Not Happen

Two years ago, Nintendo made waves when it announced that it was going to start making movies. One of the first film projects from Nintendo will be based on the company’s flagship Super Mario franc...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2018
Mario Kart Tour Will Be 'Free to Start'

Mario Kart Tour Will Be 'Free to Start'

Last month Nintendo announced Mario Kart Tour, a mobile version of its hugely popular racing series, Mario Kart. While the announcement spawned many questions (including which characters, courses a...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 February 2018
Pokemon GO: All New Gen 3 Pokemon Coming to the Game

Pokemon GO: All New Gen 3 Pokemon Coming to the Game

Just recently, the game developer Niantic officially announced its decision to add another wave of new Gen 3 creatures to the popular mobile augmented reality game, Pokemon GO, with most of the Poc...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 February 2018
Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

Metroid Prime 4 in Development at Bandai Namco

When Nintendo announced Metroid Prime 4 at E3 2017, it was one of the biggest reveals of the event and fans of the franchise were incredibly excited about the confirmation of a new game. However, N...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 February 2018
Pokemon GO Removes Two Pokemon as Regional Exclusives

Pokemon GO Removes Two Pokemon as Regional Exclusives

Yesterday, Niantic added a lot of Pokemon to the highly-popular mobile augmented reality game Pokemon GO, and the list is rather impressive. Besides new Pokemon, Niantic made some other changes to...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 February 2018
Rumor: Retro Studios Will Announce New Game This Year

Rumor: Retro Studios Will Announce New Game This Year

Retro Studios debuted in a big way with the critically-acclaimed Metroid Prime in 2002, and since then, the studio has been one of Nintendo’s premiere first-party studios. However, Retro hasn’t rel...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO Adds Rayquaza as a Legendary Raid Boss

Pokemon GO players have a lot to celebrate today, because developer Niantic has announced that several new Gen 3 Pokemon (Dragon and Flying-types) are being added to the game. The update doesn’t ju...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Eight New Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO Adds Eight New Raid Bosses

Yesterday was a big day for Pokemon GO fans, as a slew of new third generation Pokemon were added to the popular mobile game. Not only were new Pokemon added, but Niantic has also introduced eight...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 February 2018
Splatoon 2 Adds New Salmon Run Horde Mode

Splatoon 2 Adds New Salmon Run Horde Mode

Alongside its bevy of competitive multiplayer modes, Splatoon 2 will also feature a cooperative horde mode called Salmon Run. The news was revealed as part of a new Nintendo Direct, which focused o...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 February 2018
Nintendo Will Host Splatoon 2 Tournament at E3

Nintendo Will Host Splatoon 2 Tournament at E3

When it comes to the Nintendo Switch, many eyes have (perhaps rightfully) been turned towards The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but Nintendo is clearly keen to share what other games will be...

By Rob Gordon on 11 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adding More Unown Forms?

Pokemon GO Adding More Unown Forms?

It has been a busy week for Pokemon GO, as it has recently added Battle Girl, Jogger, and Fisherman outfits to the game. Moreover, dataminers have been hard at work and have revealed a lot about th...

By Joshua Duckworth on 11 February 2018
Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

Ridge Racer 8 in Development for Nintendo Switch?

LinkedIn has been a great resource for game leaks over the years, and a recent job posting by Bandai Namco has a new one. Apparently, Ridge Racer 8 is in development, and coming exclusively to the...

By Olivia Falk on 10 February 2018
Rumor: 'Bigger' Nintendo Direct Coming This Month

Rumor: 'Bigger' Nintendo Direct Coming This Month

Last month, rumors ran rampant that Nintendo would be hosting a Nintendo Direct presentation in January. Those rumors turned out to be somewhat true, though many of the games rumored for the presen...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 February 2018
Nintendo Reveals Toad's Mushroom Hat is Actually His Head

Nintendo Reveals Toad's Mushroom Hat is Actually His Head

One of gaming’s long awaited and unanswered questions regarding Toad and if the mushroom on top of his head is a hat or his actual head has been answered. Players should be pleased to know that it...

By Kylie Pasetchnik on 09 February 2018
Nintendo Will Still Support 3DS Handheld

Nintendo Will Still Support 3DS Handheld

Nintendo has been on a hot streak of releasing high quality games the past several months, both for the Switch and the 3DS. However, now that the 3DS is no longer Nintendo’s newest and hottest hand...

By Davis Patrick on 06 February 2018
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals New Legendary

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic released a fresh trailer for Pokemon GO mimicking the tone and style of the BBC’s Planet Earth documentary series, with the video potentially teasing that Ma...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2018
Pokemon GO Adds Three New Character Outfits

Pokemon GO Adds Three New Character Outfits

New avatar items have been added to Pokemon GO that allow players to dress up as classic Pokemon trainers. Anyone who has played the main Pokemon series knows that being challenged by random trainers...

By Curt Hutson on 05 February 2018
Super Mario Odyssey Review

Super Mario Odyssey Review

The realization that I was hooked first hit me after collecting my 40th Power Moon in a single world. Apparently I’d spent 15 hours playing the game on my Switch by that point, but time flew as I e...

By Riley Little on 03 February 2018
Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO May Be Made Unplayable Due to GPS Outages

Pokemon GO has experienced its share of problems that have made it unplayable in the past, but some gamers in the U.S. could potentially experience GPS outages that prevent playing the game normall...

By Sarah Fields on 01 February 2018
Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft for Switch Gets Resolution Update

Minecraft is available on just about every platform under the sun, but it’s one of those games that seems right at home on the Nintendo Switch. Now an update for the block-building title has been r...

By Brad Jones on 29 January 2018
Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Microsoft Hits Back at Sony's Cross Play Comments

Although plenty of time has been spent on new game and hardware announcements at E3 2017, something of a storm has started between the major players of the industry with regards to cross play. Afte...

By Rob Gordon on 29 January 2018
Detective Pikachu Movie Adds Inception, Batman Actor

Detective Pikachu Movie Adds Inception, Batman Actor

With there still being quite a while to go before Detective Pikachu fans are able to see the live-action film based on the Nintendo 3DS game of the same name in theaters, the movie has now added an...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 January 2018
Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO: Weather Features Broken For Many Players

Pokemon GO players have been enjoying the benefits of the new weather system for the last few weeks with increased sightings, more candy, and strength bonuses in certain conditions. The new system...

By Denny Connolly on 22 January 2018
Pokemon GO Makes Big Improvement to Weather System

Pokemon GO Makes Big Improvement to Weather System

Following the implementation of the real-world weather feature in the popular mobile augmented reality title Pokemon GO, Niantic faced a plethora of complaints from fans after they received extreme...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 January 2018
Pokemon Company Promises a Year of Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon Company Promises a Year of Legendary Pokemon

Recently, a leak revealed that Palkia and Dialga were going to be made available for gamers who owned Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, or Ultra Moon via GameStop distribution. It has since been confir...

By Joshua Duckworth on 21 January 2018
Nintendo Not Interested in Virtual Reality

Nintendo Not Interested in Virtual Reality

While hype for virtual reality seems to have died down, that hasn’t stopped manufacturers from continuing to invest in the medium. Sony is promising well over 100 new PlayStation VR titles in 2018,...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 January 2018
Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition Coming Soon to US

Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition Coming Soon to US

Today, it was revealed that a once Japan-only title, Detective Pikachu, is set for a Western release date at the end of this month, with fans in the US understandably excited to finally be able to...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 January 2018
Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December 2017

Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December 2017

While exact NPD numbers aren’t available quite yet, we now know that the Xbox One outsold the PlayStation 4 in December 2017. This is according to Head of Xbox Games Marketing Aaron Greenberg, who...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 January 2018
Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Mario Odyssey Speed Runs Have Created Weird Record

Super Mario Odyssey speedruns have taken a turn for the sensual. No longer is it about getting to the end or collecting all the moons as quickly as possible; it’s about getting to see Mario’s nippl...

By Olivia Falk on 14 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

After all of the speculation, rumors, and theories, Nintendo finally confirmed what many believed by releasing a Nintendo Direct Mini. The video event provided a bit of clarity on what Nintendo Swi...

By Derek Nichols on 13 January 2018
10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

10 Biggest Video Game Hoaxes

Game Rant takes a look back at the biggest hoaxes in video game history, from mysterious characters and hidden game modes through to fabricated new consoles and devices. With all of the complexitie...

By Rob Gordon on 12 January 2018
Nintendo Considering New Switch Joy-Con Designs

Nintendo Considering New Switch Joy-Con Designs

Switch owners might have more options for their Joy-Cons in the future, according to a representative from Nintendo. In an interview with IGN, Nintendo’s Entertainment Planning and Development Divisi...

By Curt Hutson on 09 January 2018
Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Bayonetta 3 and Metroid Prime 4 Releasing in 2018?

Two of the biggest Nintendo Switch announcements out of 2017 were that Bayonetta 3 is in development as a Switch exclusive and that Metroid Prime 4 is in the works, too. But while fans weren’t expe...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 January 2018
Pokken Tournament: Keep Local Multiplayer at 60FPS

Pokken Tournament: Keep Local Multiplayer at 60FPS

When playing Pokken Tournament local multiplayer, the frame rate drops from 60 FPS to 30 FPS. Here is a guide to keep the frame rate at its original quality. When Pokken Tournament was announced, i...

By Rob Gordon on 09 January 2018
5 Pokemon That Should Be Added to Pokken Tournament

5 Pokemon That Should Be Added to Pokken Tournament

Now that Pokken Tournament is available to the masses, we take a look at five Pokemon we’d like to see join the game’s roster as downloadable fighters. As one of the most anticipated games arriving...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

Nintendo Switch the Fastest-Selling Console Ever in USA

The Nintendo Switch has already found record-breaking success in Japan, where it beat the PS2’s first-year sales. The console has found similar success around the world, as Nintendo has confirmed t...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 January 2018
Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

Pokemon Nintendo Switch Titles Revealed?

[Update: These trademarks and logos have been faked as part of an Internet hoax. Original story follows.] Rumors have been swirling these past few days that Nintendo is set to host a Nintendo Direct...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Several months ago, it was revealed that Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle became the best-selling third-party game for the Switch, with loads of Nintendo acolytes flocking to the title to experience...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 January 2018
Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

Rumor: Nintendo Direct Planned for January 11

January 11 may be the date for the next Nintendo Direct, according to two industry insiders on the ResetEra community boards. Expect an official announcement soon, though delays are possible. The...

By Rory Young on 03 January 2018
Lost Nintendo Switch Tracked Down Thanks to Reddit

Lost Nintendo Switch Tracked Down Thanks to Reddit

While 2017 may have been a dreary year for many, it’s undeniable that there’s some good in this world, and one lucky gamer would likely attest just that after recovering their Nintendo Switch thank...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Breaks Record Previously Held By PS2

Nintendo Switch Breaks Record Previously Held By PS2

Previously, the PlayStation 2 was the fastest selling console for first-year sales in Japan. It seems that the PS2 has officially been replaced with the Nintendo Switch, but Nintendo has yet to mak...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 January 2018
How Many Switches Nintendo Wants to Sell in 2018

How Many Switches Nintendo Wants to Sell in 2018

It is no surprise that the Nintendo Switch has performed so well since launch, but Nintendo’s ambitions do not stop there. For the next fiscal year, Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima stated that he wa...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 January 2018
Pokemon GO Adding New Gift Boxes for the Holiday, New Year?

Pokemon GO Adding New Gift Boxes for the Holiday, New Year?

Pokemon GO players are busy hunting down Groudon this week, but it is very likely that a new batch of activities is about to arrive with the inevitable Christmas holiday event. Official details abo...

By Denny Connolly on 31 December 2017
Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

Legend of Zelda: BotW News Channel Will Gift Items

What many would otherwise view as a rather boring task will now be rewarded handsomely. Recently released patch notes for the version 1.31 update hitting The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild rev...

By AJ Caulfield on 31 December 2017
Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

Don't Expect Pokemon on Switch to Be Like Zelda: BOTW

When Nintendo announced at E3 2017 that a mainline Pokemon game would be coming to the Nintendo Switch, it generated a great deal of excitement. After all, the Nintendo Switch is capable of hosting...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Virtual Console May Be Delayed

Nintendo Switch Virtual Console May Be Delayed

After falling well short of expectations with the Wii U, 2017 has been a year of redemption for Nintendo. The Nintendo Switch rocketed out of the gates back in March and never looked back, surpassi...

By Derek Nichols on 30 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

Pokemon GO Adds Two New Shiny Pokemon

After much anticipation, Pokemon GO developer Niantic has finally revealed the mobile augmented reality title’s holiday event for 2017, which not only brings back Santa Hat Pikachu for a limited ti...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Item Selling Guide

Now that Zelda: Breath of the Wild has added a DLC-pack worth of content, it doesn’t take long to fill your inventory with a wide variety of foods, critters, monster parts, and minerals when explor...

By Denny Connolly on 30 December 2017
Pokemon GO Fans Start Petition to Remove EX Raids

Pokemon GO Fans Start Petition to Remove EX Raids

Frustration over the EX Raid system in Pokemon GO has reached a boiling point for some players, who are now signing a petition to eliminate the system altogether. The petition was created by Randy Kh...

By Curt Hutson on 30 December 2017
PoGO Holiday Event Details Leak on Google Play

PoGO Holiday Event Details Leak on Google Play

It wasn’t too long ago that a recent Pokemon GO datamine of version 0.87.5 indicated that new gift boxes would be added for the popular mobile augmented reality title’s inevitable holiday event. No...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Update Removes Popular Easter Egg

Nintendo Switch Update Removes Popular Easter Egg

Nintendo has never been shy about using nostalgia to enhance its products. With such a robust and lengthy history of properties and games to draw from, Nintendo fans have seen plenty of retro-inspi...

By Derek Nichols on 29 December 2017
Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Details, Release Window Leaked

Rumor: Pokemon on Switch Details, Release Window Leaked

Speculation for the Nintendo Switch Pokemon game has been rampant since it was originally announced. Now, thanks to PokeSirena, gossip concerning some of the features for the next Pokemon game has...

By Joshua Duckworth on 29 December 2017
PoGO Adding New Way to Catch Pokemon with AR Plus

PoGO Adding New Way to Catch Pokemon with AR Plus

Without a doubt, there are surely still plenty of Pokemon GO fans attempting to defeat and catch Groudon in the title’s Legendary Battle Raids, while at the same time trying to nab every creature i...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2017
Animal Crossing Pocket Camp Gardening Update Arrives

Animal Crossing Pocket Camp Gardening Update Arrives

The latest update for Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has arrived, and players will finally be able to discover what the the new gardens have in store for them, as their camp sites get a much-needed e...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Which Gen 3 Pokemon Hatch from Each Egg

Pokemon GO: Which Gen 3 Pokemon Hatch from Each Egg

Pokemon GO players are now able to collect more Gen 3 Pokemon as many fan-favorite characters from the Hoenn region have been added to the game. The update also means that more Pokemon have been ad...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 December 2017
PoGO Developing Way to Let Players Add More PokeStops?

PoGO Developing Way to Let Players Add More PokeStops?

At the moment, Pokemon GO players are currently able to catch the fresh batch of Gen 3 creatures and explore the augmented mobile reality title’s new weather features thanks to an update that came...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Pokemon GO Getting Holiday Event This Month

Following the appearance of the generation 3 starters Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip in an ad from the Apple Watch App Store yesterday, the developer Niantic has now officially shared the news that P...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Storage Space in New Update

Not long ago, the developer Niantic announced its plans to bring Gen 3 starters and some other Hoenn region monsters to the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO. Now, in order to prepa...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

Pokemon GO Adds New Shiny Pokemon in Update

After months of anticipation, a slew of third generation Pokemon were finally added to Pokemon GO earlier today. Pokemon GO enthusiasts the world over have been out catching the new Pokemon, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Delibird Found in Holiday Promo Image

Pokemon GO: Delibird Found in Holiday Promo Image

Earlier this week, Pokemon GO developer Niantic confirmed that more Gen 3 Pokemon will soon be added to the game. However, new evidence uncovered by fans of the hit mobile game suggests that the Ge...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 December 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Multiplayer Mod in Development

Although it seems like there are infinite things to do in the official Nintendo Switch version of Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (especially now that the DLC has arrived), that hasn’t stopped...

By Denny Connolly on 18 December 2017
You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

You Must Catch This New Pokemon in Pokemon GO

Pokemon trainers the world over have been busy catching the 50 new Pokemon added to Pokemon GO as of the game’s latest update. However, out of all the new Pokemon added to the game, one is standing...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Eclipses 10 Million Sales in First Year

Nintendo Switch Eclipses 10 Million Sales in First Year

Rumors of Nintendo’s demise proved to be greatly exaggerated earlier this year, once the dust had settled on a tumultuous launch period for the Switch console. Sales of the Nintendo Switch continue...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 December 2017
Why Pokemon GO is Giving You Extreme Weather Warnings

Why Pokemon GO is Giving You Extreme Weather Warnings

The Pokemon GO dynamic weather update is now here, providing players with bonuses and increased Pokemon spawns based on their local weather conditions. But unfortunately not all Pokemon GO players...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 December 2017
Detective Pikachu Might Come to Europe, North America

Detective Pikachu Might Come to Europe, North America

Just a couple of months ago, it was revealed that the Detective Pikachu live-action movie is slated to start filming next year. When it comes to news related to the Nintendo 3DS game on which the m...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 December 2017
Pokemon GO Reveals Photo Contest with Special Prize

Pokemon GO Reveals Photo Contest with Special Prize

Pokemon GO players are well-experienced when it comes to capturing their best moments in the game. From silly AR antics to impressive “squad goals” put together with the help of the Family Photo fe...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Did PokeStops Get Stealth Nerfed?

Pokemon GO: Did PokeStops Get Stealth Nerfed?

While many people stopped playing Pokemon GO last year, there are millions of fans that have remained dedicated to the innovative augmented reality game. These dedicated players spend their days ha...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 December 2017
Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Best Black Friday Video Game Deals

Black Friday 2017 is within touching distance now as shoppers will soon get their chance to save hundreds of dollars on gaming goods. There are Black Friday deals for almost everything, from brand...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 December 2017
Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

Why Zelda: BotW Gifts Players Poop for 900 Korok Seeds

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild director Hidemaro Fujibayashi explains why players receive poop as a gift for collecting 900 Korok seeds in the game.

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2017
Adorable Pokemon Playhouse App Ideal for Preschoolers

Adorable Pokemon Playhouse App Ideal for Preschoolers

Pokemon are going to preschool in the Pokemon Company’s latest mobile app, Pokemon Playhouse. Pokemon Playhouse is a free app downloadable on both iOS and Android devices made for kids between the...

By Rory Young on 15 December 2017
Mario + Rabbids Is Best-Selling Third-Party Switch Game

Mario + Rabbids Is Best-Selling Third-Party Switch Game

When Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was officially unveiled with a gameplay trailer during E3 2017, fans of the iconic Nintendo mascot and of Ubisoft’s popular Rayman creatures were skeptical at fi...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2017
New Pokemon GO Safari Event Coming This Month

New Pokemon GO Safari Event Coming This Month

Over the past several month, Pokemon GO has hosted seven different Safari Zone events in shopping centres all around Europe. In total, over 20,000 trainers have made an appearance at these small-sc...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Release Date Confirmed

Pokemon GO: Gen 3 Release Date Confirmed

Over the past week or so, Pokemon GO fans have  caught on to several teases and hints that Gen 3 Pokemon would be added to the game. Proving that nothing can get past eagle-eyed fans, today, Nianti...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Additional Gen 3 Pokemon Coming Later This Week

Pokemon GO: Additional Gen 3 Pokemon Coming Later This Week

The first taste of gen 3 arrived in Pokemon GO during the popular Halloween event, but players have been eager to hunt down the rest of the Hoenn region creatures since then. After a few months of...

By Denny Connolly on 15 December 2017
Pocket Camp: Materials Offered By Every Villager

Pocket Camp: Materials Offered By Every Villager

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp is out and social media feeds are already filled with players eagerly sharing their friend codes. To make sure your camp is cool, cute, or sporty enough to show off to...

By Denny Connolly on 14 December 2017
Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

Bayonetta 3 Announced with Trailer, Switch Exclusive

It wasn’t too long ago that Bayonetta 3 discussions were happening at Platinum Games, which caused fans of the action title to prepare for an official announcement for a third entry in the series....

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Pokemon GO: How New Weather Feature Works

Trainers will soon encounter another level of immersion in Pokemon GO with the introduction of a dynamic weather system. This new system is being implemented to encourage players to head outdoors,...

By Curt Hutson on 13 December 2017
Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

Resident Evil Amiibo Were in the Works at One Point

The Resident Evil franchise recently made its Nintendo Switch debut with the release of Resident Evil: Revelations and Revelations 2 on November 28th. While the Nintendo Switch versions of Resident...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 December 2017
Pokemon GO Gen 3 Starters Coming in December?

Pokemon GO Gen 3 Starters Coming in December?

Previously, Niantic stated that generation-three Pokémon would be added to Pokémon GO “starting gradually” in December. This bit of news accompanied the generation three Ghost-type Pokémon that bec...

By Joshua Duckworth on 12 December 2017
Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Pokemon GO Changes Egg Rarity for Certain Pokemon

Niantic is constantly making changes to its popular augmented reality game Pokemon GO, though it doesn’t always share these changes with players. Over the past month, it seems as though Niantic has...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

Pokemon GO Players Discover Trick to Get EX Raid Invite

In order for Pokemon GO fans to catch Mewtwo, one of the rarest and most recognizable legendary Pokemon in the history of the franchise, they have to receive a special EX Raid invite. The only requ...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Review

Fire Emblem Warriors Review

As one of the more divisive layouts in gaming today, Dynasty Warriors has never quite resonated with players outside of its niche audience. Still, there’s something inherently appealing about the l...

By Riley Little on 08 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Producer Says Sequel is a Ways Off

Breath of the Wild Producer Says Sequel is a Ways Off

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been nothing short of a critical and commercial success since its release back in March, managing to garner a record number of perfect reviews and enviab...

By Alexander Pan on 08 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

Pokemon GO: Still No Timetable for Pokemon Trading

With the release of 50 third generation Pokemon imminent as well as the introduction of a new dynamic weather system, it’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon GO fan. However, some fans are upset that...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 December 2017
Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Breath of the Wild Wind Waker Shirt DLC Confirmed

Players of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have recently received the first round of the game’s DLC in the form of The Master Trials, but the community took no time in beating the DLC pack....

By Rob Gordon on 07 December 2017
Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO: 3 Ways to Improve Combat

Pokemon GO remains one of the most popular mobile games on the market, but few would argue that it’s a perfect experience. On the contrary, there are still many ways Niantic could improve Pokemon G...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 December 2017
Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon Series Passes 300 Million Units Sold

Pokemon‘s reign as an outstandingly popular game series continues, with the series picking up new acknowledgment for its accomplishments. According to a new report, 300 million copies of the game s...

By Sarah Fields on 06 December 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Adds Xenosaga Character to Game

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 might be a stand-alone title in the way it approaches its story, but developer Monolith Soft has also made sure to acknowledge the game’s roots wherever possible. Xenoblade C...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 December 2017
AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

AC: Pocket Camp Had a Bigger Launch Than Pokemon GO

Earlier this month Nintendo released Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, which allows players to design their own campsites and make some new friends. After the game suffered multiple delays during devel...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Farfetch'd is Now Available Worldwide

When Niantic launched the Global Catch Challenge in Pokemon GO a few days ago, it looked like fans weren’t going to meet their goal of catching 3 billion Pokemon by November 26th. However, the Poke...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Super Mario Cereal with Amiibo Support Announced

Kelloggs and Nintendo have confirmed the news that a Super Mario-themed cereal will release as soon as December 11th. A leak from earlier this week showed off the now-confirmed Super Mario Cereal b...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Adding New Villagers Soon

Nintendo’s mobile Animal Crossing game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, has now arrived, letting players design and manage their own campsites. Players are already enjoying what the new game has to o...

By Jasmine Henry on 03 December 2017
Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO Players Unlock Silver Tier Rewards

Pokemon GO players have managed to catch over 1.5 billion Pokemon over the last few days, which has seen the community earn the silver tier reward in the ongoing Global Catch Challenge. With the si...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

SNES Classic On Sale at Toys R Us Next Week

Beleaguered retailer Toys R Us is set to get an influx of SNES Classic Editions and Nintendo Switch consoles in time for Cyber Monday week. The company made an announcement on its official blog sta...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 December 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Contain Questionable Item Design

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is full of new secrets to find and adventures to explore, even for players who managed to complete the original Sun and Moon releases last year. Some players have r...

By Denny Connolly on 03 December 2017
New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

New Pokemon Games Pay Tribute to Iwata

While Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon is only supposed to be an updated version of the 3DS titles with a few changes and some new Pokemon, players have discovered one touching addition to the game...

By Joshua Duckworth on 03 December 2017
Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Since its the first year the console has been available, there haven’t been many Nintendo Switch deals for the holiday shopping season. However, Ubisoft has stepped forward to give fans discounts o...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

Nintendo Switch Won Black Friday and Thanksgiving

The week of Black Friday and Thanksgiving is always the busiest shopping period of the year, as consumers rush out to take advantage of the best deals they can find. There were many hot items on sa...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 December 2017
Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO: New Legendary Appearing in Raids Worldwide

Pokemon GO players managed to complete Niantic’s Global Catch Challenge, catching over 3 billion Pokemon in a week’s time. As a result, various rewards were unlocked for all Pokemon GO players, but...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

Pokemon GO: Why Alolan Pokemon Might Come Soon

We’re nearly a year and six months removed from the game’s launch in June of 2016 and Pokemon GO is still missing hundreds of Pokemon. Developer Niantic has announced plans to slowly introduce gen...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths

Pokemon GO Car Crashes Lead to Millions in Damages, Multiple Deaths

A report published last year confirmed that Pokemon GO can be a huge distraction for drivers, as the game was involved in hundreds of thousands of traffic accidents in just 10 days. But while this...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 November 2017
Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

Pokemon GO Unlocks Double XP for Global Challenge

The first tier in the Pokemon GO Global Catch Challenge has been unlocked after the total number of Pokemon caught in the game reached 500 million. Players can now reap all the rewards of the Bronze...

By Curt Hutson on 26 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Super Mario Odyssey Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Since its launch, Super Mario Odyssey has earned widespread critical acclaim, and stands as one of the highest-rated video games ever made. Considering the game’s massive popularity, it’s no surpri...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 November 2017
Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO Fixing Raid Battle Tracking

Pokemon GO raids continue to be a source of controversy for the popular mobile game. Many fans have criticized the way raids are implemented in the game, particularly EX Raids, which currently seem...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

Pokemon GO Delays Update on New Features

A few days ago, reports circulated that Niantic was going to announce updates on various Pokemon GO features sometime this week. However, it appears as though the studio is too busy with its recent...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 November 2017
Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

Weird Super Mario Odyssey Glitch Lets Players Cheat

One of the more addicting little mini-games in Super Mario Odyssey takes place in New Donk City and sees everyone’s favorite ex-plumber attempting to beat the jump rope high scores of other players...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
Pokemon GO Debuts Global Travel and Catch Challenge

Pokemon GO Debuts Global Travel and Catch Challenge

Every so often Pokemon GO developer Niantic hosts themed events in an effort to bring players back to the game. While these events usually benefit individual players for taking part, this latest ev...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO Global Challenge is Off to a Slow Start

Pokemon GO Global Challenge is Off to a Slow Start

A new Pokemon GO global event has players all around the world working together to unlock special rewards, but the grind to the highest tier is looking a little unrealistic. After the first full da...

By Denny Connolly on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO Players are Feeling 'Very Discouraged'

Pokemon GO continues to receive support from Niantic, with the company running special events like the recent Halloween event as well as adding new features and Pokemon to the game. Even so, the ad...

By Dalton Cooper on 24 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

Pokemon Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon: 5 Tips From a Champion

With Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon releasing on November 17, countless Pokemon trainers will begin brand new journeys as they seek to become true Pokemon Champions and find out what new...

By John Jacques on 24 November 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Pokemon GO EX Raid System is Still Broken

Ever since EX Raids were first introduced to Pokemon GO, many fans have expressed frustration with the system. For the uninitiated, EX Raids are special raids with ultra rare Pokemon, like Mewtwo,...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 November 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Release Date

Nintendo has announced a release date for its next smartphone game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. Originally teased with a “late November” release date, Nintendo is making good on that promise by r...

By Curt Hutson on 23 November 2017
1-2-Switch Review

1-2-Switch Review

With every new Nintendo console comes a title that exists to solely showcase the unique appeal of the platform. The Wii had Wii Sports, Wii U had Nintendo Land, and now the Nintendo Switch has 1-2-...

By Riley Little on 23 November 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Pokemon GO: 5 Things Draconius GO Does Better

Considering the massive success that is Pokemon GO, it’s not surprising that other developers have attempted to emulate it. While there are numerous Pokemon GO clones out in the wild, the most prom...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

How to Unlock Legend of Zelda Gear in Skyrim for Switch

This week The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim finally made the jump to its 1,000th platform, the Nintendo Switch. We kid, but the 2011 RPG has become a meme unto itself with how many different ports have b...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 November 2017
Pikachu Does the Unthinkable in New Pokemon Movie

Pikachu Does the Unthinkable in New Pokemon Movie

Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You!, the latest Pokemon feature length film, has been somewhat of a magnet for controversy. Fans were upset when it was revealed that series regulars Brock and Misty wo...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO Ending Support for Millions on iOS

Pokemon GO has over 500 million players, with many of them playing the game every single day. But those numbers may soon drop as the game will no longer be playable for millions of users running an...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Pokemon GO Testing New Features Ahead of Next Event?

Over the past year and a half, Pokemon GO fans have seen a number of significant new features added to the game, with arguably the most notable being raid battles. Niantic has promised even more fe...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Review Roundup: A Quality Port

After much anticipation, the Nintendo Switch version of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim will be released later this week. Bethesda has managed to squeeze its fantasy RPG epic onto the new Nintendo cons...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Exclusive Pokemon

Since the franchise started with Pokemon Red and Blue, Pokemon games have had Pokemon exclusive to each version. The idea behind this is that players have to find others with the opposite version o...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 November 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

Pokemon GO Adds Alola Items from Ultra Sun and Moon

As a nice surprise for any hardcore Pokemon fans looking forward to the launch of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon on November 17th, Pokemon GO players can now dress their avatar with new items fro...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 November 2017
A New Super Mario Movie Might Be in the Works

A New Super Mario Movie Might Be in the Works

Mario is already one of the best-known characters in the world thanks to the massive success of the Super Mario games over the last three decades. But soon, even more people may learn about Mario a...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 November 2017
Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO Player Fined for Playing While Driving

By now Pokemon GO players are keenly aware of the dangers of playing the game at inappropriate times. And yet, some players still choose to take that chance, finding themselves in hot water when th...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 November 2017
Nintendo Switch Sales Will Surpass Wii U by Next Year

Nintendo Switch Sales Will Surpass Wii U by Next Year

The Nintendo Switch has already proven that it will be the console that catalyzes a Nintendo resurgence in the video game industry—now, analysts and competitors are waiting to see just what that me...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey: 5 Craziest Captures in the Game

Super Mario Odyssey has made quite the impact on the gaming community, selling millions of copies mere days after its release and earning unprecedented critical acclaim. Many reviewers have praised...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 November 2017
Arms and Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct Coming This Week

Arms and Splatoon 2 Nintendo Direct Coming This Week

Nintendo is planning to air a special Nintendo Direct presentation on Wednesday, April 12th, where the gaming giant will discuss upcoming titles for Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch. In this instal...

By Boston Blake on 18 November 2017
Overwatch Meets Pokemon in Cool Crossover 'Game'

Overwatch Meets Pokemon in Cool Crossover 'Game'

Overwatch and Pokemon are two of the most popular video game franchises around, as each has millions of fans around the world. It also means that there’s a lot of overlap of fans who love both Over...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 November 2017
10 Best Ghost-Type Pokemon

10 Best Ghost-Type Pokemon

In the first generation of Pokemon games, Game Freak introduced three ghost-type Pokemon, all part of the same evolutionary line. Since the days of Gastly, Haunter, and Gengar, the number of ghost-...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 November 2017
Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

Is Metroid Prime 4 Gameplay Reveal Set for Early 2018?

After Nintendo announced that Metroid Prime 4 is finally in development back at E3 2017, fans have eagerly been awaiting any news regarding the upcoming game. Now, new rumors have sparked online di...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 November 2017
Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Super Mario Run is Getting Super Mario Odyssey DLC

Nintendo is introducing Super Mario Odyssey-themed content to Super Mario Run players for a limited time, as part of a crossover promotional campaign. For the next few weeks and until the end of Nove...

By Curt Hutson on 14 November 2017
Time Change Messed Up Pokemon GO Raid Times

Time Change Messed Up Pokemon GO Raid Times

If you feel like the daylight saving change has your scheduled a little of whack, you aren’t the only one. Pokemon GO’s developer, Niantic, is also struggling to get things back in line after the f...

By Denny Connolly on 14 November 2017
Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

Unlock Ash's Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon

In September, Pokemon fans in North America had a one-week opportunity to collect a limited edition Pikachu wearing Ash Ketchum’s hat. The promotion tied in with the theatrical run of Pokemon the M...

By John Jacques on 14 November 2017
New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

New Pokemon GO Improvements Will Be Announced Next Week

Earlier this week, Niantic announced a new venture with Warner Bros. Interactive and Portkey Games called Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Recognizing that some fans may be worried that the new Harry P...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Make Mimikyu Creepier

One of the creepiest new Pokemon introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon was Mimikyu. A ghost/fairy-type Pokemon, Mimikyu’s appearance is said to cause illness, and so it dresses itself up as Pikachu to...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 November 2017
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

There were some doubts about whether Ubisoft could make magic with Nintendo’s biggest franchise ahead of the release of Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, but the game has proven to be an enormous hi...

By Brad Jones on 14 November 2017
Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO Changes PokeStop and Gym Drops

Pokemon GO players who rely upon visiting Pokemon Gyms and PokeStops to collect items will notice a significant change in what they receive. Niantic has altered the drop rate from PokeStops and Gym...

By Sarah Fields on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Pokemon GO: Fan with MD Reaches Level 32

Sarah Ehrenfried wasn’t supposed to live past the age of two. Now at the age of 12, Sarah is a straight-A student who loves reading, going to school, and playing video games. One of Sarah’s favorit...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 November 2017
Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

Pokemon GO: All the Shiny Pokemon in the Game

In the second generation of Pokemon games, Gold and Silver, Game Freak introduced palette-swapped creatures called shiny Pokemon. Encountering a shiny Pokemon in the wild is extremely rare, and so...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Solo a Scyther Raid

Pokemon GO: How to Solo a Scyther Raid

Of all the appealing new Pokemon GO level 3 Battle Raid bosses, Scyther may be the easiest to defeat and catch. Players who have been doing a lot of raiding up to this point likely already have a t...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon Leak for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

New Pokemon from Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon have leaked online, including what’s said to be the final form of the Legendary Pokemon Necrozma. A series of leaked images claiming to be...

By Rory Young on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Solo Porygon Raid

Pokemon GO: How To Solo Porygon Raid

Now that the Halloween event has concluded, Pokemon GO players are back to the daily grind. There is a new Legendary Beast to defeat and capture, but some players are interested in a few of the oth...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Solo An Omastar Raid

Pokemon GO: How to Solo An Omastar Raid

Pokemon GO players are still adjusting to the new rotation of Battle Raid bosses and mastering their strategies for taking down the challenges as effortlessly as possible. Most serious players like...

By Denny Connolly on 11 November 2017
Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

Mario Odyssey is the Fastest Selling Mario Game in US

The numbers are in, and it’s official: Super Mario Odyssey has become the fastest selling Mario game in the United States. Since its announcement back in January, the hype surrounding Super Mario Ody...

By Olivia Falk on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Let Pokemon Reach Max CP

Pokemon GO Update Will Let Pokemon Reach Max CP

The latest update has begun to roll out for Niantic’s Pokemon Go and while it doesn’t contain any fancy new features, the latest installation promises to fix a range of bugs that players have notic...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Ho-Oh, Celebi Models Datamined

Pokemon GO: Shiny Ho-Oh, Celebi Models Datamined

It was just a few weeks ago when Pokemon GO developer Niantic added new characters to the game, letting players catch Gen 3 Pokemon in the wild. However, according to new files uncovered by a datam...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO Releases Two More Shiny Pokemon for Halloween

Pokemon GO‘s collection of shiny Pokemon continues to grow. Pokemon GO fans around the world have reported sightings of shiny Shuppets and Banettes out in the wild, meaning all five of the third ge...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Pokemon GO Extends Deal on Pokeball Boxes

Trainers who aren’t quite ready to wrap up the Pokemon GO Halloween event festivities will be pleased to know that the availability of special boxes in the game’s shop has been extended. The news...

By Curt Hutson on 06 November 2017
Pokemon GO: New Legendary Raid Battle Available in US

Pokemon GO: New Legendary Raid Battle Available in US

Pokemon GO players have been busy hunting down Gen 3 ghosts and collecting double candy for the last week and Battle Raids have been taking a backseat. That all changes this month, with the latest...

By Denny Connolly on 06 November 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey: How to Get Coins Fast

Super Mario Odyssey has released to unprecedented critical acclaim, becoming the highest-rated video game to date in the process. One reason why many reviewers have heaped praise on Mario’s latest...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 November 2017
Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

Nintendo President Teases New Donkey Kong Game

After launching the Switch earlier this year, Nintendo has been on a consistent roll month after month. Sales of the new console have been stellar thanks in large part to the release cycle which s...

By Derek Nichols on 02 November 2017
What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

What Super Mario Odyssey Power Moons Unlock

Last week saw the release of Super Mario Odyssey, the latest adventure for Nintendo’s flagship character and his first on the Switch. Mario is once again tasked with saving Princess Peach from Bows...

By Curt Hutson on 02 November 2017
6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

6 Things Pokemon on Nintendo Switch Needs to Have

When Nintendo officially confirmed that a Pokemon RPG for the Switch was in development, fans of the series were delighted. But sadly, neither Nintendo nor developer Game Freak have revealed many o...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 November 2017
5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

5 Reasons Team Rocket’s Return to Pokemon is a Big Deal

Every hero has “their” villain. While a protagonist might face off against a myriad number of foes before their journey is done, there is always one that stands out among the rest as the perfect fo...

By Cody Gravelle on 31 October 2017
What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

What Each Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo Unlocks In-Game

As with the majority of Nintendo games these days, Super Mario Odyssey allows players to use Amiibo in-game to acquire a little bonus content. Just like in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 31 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Super Mario Odyssey: Where to Find Yoshi

Nintendo’s big day is here at long last, and Super Mario Odyssey is now being played on devices all around the world, in both handheld format and on tv screens. Now that gamers everywhere are comin...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 30 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

Super Mario Odyssey: How Coins Work

The first Mario platformer for the Nintendo Switch has finally arrived. Super Mario Odyssey launches today and gives Nintendo fans a very new and different gameplay experience than the most recent...

By Denny Connolly on 29 October 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Allegedly Files Complaint Against Rival

Pokemon GO Dev Allegedly Files Complaint Against Rival

Pokemon GO has made over a billion dollars, giving players a new way to use the augmented reality (AR) technology in their smartphones. The game’s success means that many similar AR games have been...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 October 2017
Pokemon GO Will Improve EX Raid Invite System

Pokemon GO Will Improve EX Raid Invite System

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has been testing the EX Raid battle system over the past few weeks. Niantic plans to roll out the feature worldwide, but before that global launch, the developer must g...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back Team Rocket

When a video game series has run for as long as Pokemon has, there will inevitably be some repetition and overlap. One of the more understated strengths of the Nintendo-exclusive franchise has been...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 October 2017
Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp Announced for Mobile

The Animal Crossing mobile experience fans have been waiting for has finally seen an announcement as Nintendo confirms that Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp will be launching on Android and iOS devices...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 October 2017
Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Animal Crossing Mobile Game Turns Tom Nook Into a Meme

Yesterday, Nintendo revealed more details about its highly anticipated Animal Crossing mobile game. Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp lets players customize their campsites and take part in all sorts of...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 October 2017
Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions Review

Upon its debut in 2003, Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga for the Game Boy Advance was a welcomed venture by RPG aficionados. Since then the company has continued to cater to this demand by turning...

By Riley Little on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Increases Corsola Spawn Rate

Pokemon GO fans the world over are currently participating in the game’s Halloween 2017 event, which includes double candy and a huge increase in ghost-type Pokemon. However, the Pokemon GO Hallowe...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 October 2017
Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

Artist Imagines What Pokemon Would Look Like in Real Life

The popularity of Pokemon continues to grow, and creatures like Pikachu are a household name. Some of those little critters are so darn huggable that fans often imagine what Pokemon would look like...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

New 3DS XL SNES Edition Announced for North America

Those who were heartbroken when the Nintendo 3DS XL Super NES Edition was released exclusively in Europe will be overjoyed to learn this charming console is heading to the US. The device won’t look l...

By Curt Hutson on 26 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Does Include Witch Hat Pichu

The Pokemon GO Halloween Event is in full swing, bringing plenty of tricks and treats to trainers. One part of the special event is the ability to catch a Pikachu wearing a witch’s hat. However, pl...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Fan Made Switch Clone Plays Classic Nintendo Games

Recently, Nintendo devices have proved to be a little hard to come by. Although Nintendo has increased Switch monthly production, the console has been a huge sales success, while retro devices like...

By Rob Gordon on 24 October 2017
How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

How Co-Op Works in Super Mario Odyssey

Another Nintendo Minute released this week that focuses on co-op play in Super Mario Odyssey. In the video, Kit and Krysta explore the Wooded Kingdom while demonstrating how two people can play tog...

By Curt Hutson on 24 October 2017
Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

Pokemon GO: How PokeStop Drop Rates Have Changed

The role of the PokeStop is a big one for Pokemon GO players, with PokeStops acting as a vital place to receive important drops. However, recently users noticed that PokeStops may have been stealth...

By Rob Gordon on 23 October 2017
Stephen Colbert Burns Pokemon GO

Stephen Colbert Burns Pokemon GO

The Pokemon GO fad had the attention of the whole nation just a year ago, but the craze has definitely faded. Plenty of players are still dedicated to collecting ’em all, but the active player base...

By Denny Connolly on 22 October 2017
10 Unlikely Games We Want on a Nintendo 64 Classic

10 Unlikely Games We Want on a Nintendo 64 Classic

Nostalgia is one of the more marketable aspects of the gaming industry nowadays, with remakes surfacing as some of the most anticipated titles for gamers the world over. Nintendo in particular has...

By Riley Little on 22 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Are Last Main Games on 3DS

During the most recent Pokemon-only Nintendo Direct presentation, many gamers the world over were disappointed to learn that the next core installments in the series would be locked to the 3DS/2DS...

By Riley Little on 21 October 2017
5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

5 Superstitious Things Pokemon Players Do

The Pokemon series has been around since 1996, but while the style of the series and the platforms it can be played upon has changed, a lot of fans’ mindsets have stayed the same. Pokemon players w...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
This Is How Nintendo Switch Video Capture Works

This Is How Nintendo Switch Video Capture Works

The Nintendo Switch continues its hot streak since its start earlier this year. Demand has continued to grow for the system, forcing Nintendo to increase production to two million units every month...

By Derek Nichols on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO Halloween Leak Shows Witch Hat Pikachu

Pokemon GO‘s Halloween 2017 event still has yet to kick off, but even so, information on what it will entail has leaked to the public. The latest leak surrounding the event is thanks to a premature...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO Adding New Battle Mode in 2018

Pokemon GO may be set to introduce Gen 3 Pokemon in its next, major update, but it seems that this isn’t the only thing that developer Niantic is secretly working on. The company’s boss has now con...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 October 2017
Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

Pokemon GO Removed Some Pokestops to Fix 2 Item Glitch

The smash-hit iOS and Android title of last summer, one that took the world by storm and reinvigorated the mobile gaming scene, Pokemon GO has sadly suffered a number of hardships recently. From th...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Everything That Hatches From Special Eggs

Pokemon GO: Everything That Hatches From Special Eggs

The equinox event is up and running in the world of Pokemon GO and players are currently busy racking up double stardust and trying to hatch as many 2km eggs as possible. Now that the event bug inv...

By Denny Connolly on 18 October 2017
Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game

Sony Is Releasing A Nintendo Switch Game

Sony Music Entertainment has just launched a brand new video game label called Unties, and it’s aiming to streamline small independent game studios with the company’s large production channels. Tod...

By John Jacques on 18 October 2017
Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Fans are Already Speedrunning Super Mario Odyssey Demo

Nintendo’s highly-anticipated Super Mario Odyssey may not be available to purchase until the end of the month, but that’s not stopping dedicated fans from getting a head start when it comes to spee...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 October 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

Pokemon GO Raid Beat Solo Using Six Xatu

YouTuber and avid Pokemon GO player DrAwesomeBlox has been trying to complete a solo raid with his team of Xatus for awhile now. After a couple of failed attempts, he has finally achieved his goal,...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

Super Mario Odyssey Receives First Perfect Score Review

As if it needed to be said, the video game publisher and developer Nintendo’s forthcoming platform title Super Mario Odyssey for the Switch is easily one of the most highly anticipated games of hol...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Reveals New Z Moves

The latest Pokemon title is set to arrive for the Nintendo 3DS in about a month, bringing with it many new features and enhancements from its predecessor. Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon follow in...

By Derek Nichols on 16 October 2017
XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM developer Jake Solomon responds to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle comparisons, saying that his ‘jaw dropped’ when the Nintendo Switch game was announced.

By Jasmine Henry on 15 October 2017
Rocket League's Switch Cross Play Doesn't Include PS4

Rocket League's Switch Cross Play Doesn't Include PS4

Rocket League on the Nintendo Switch features cross-platform play, but this will not include cross play with the PlayStation 4, developer Psyonix confirms.

By Jasmine Henry on 15 October 2017
Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

Rocket League Switch Not Offering Tabletop Multiplayer?

Nintendo’s information on Rocket League for the Nintendo Switch includes a breakdown of multiplayer functionality, but will tabletop mode multiplayer be possible?

By Rob Gordon on 15 October 2017
Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

Mario Dances In Super Mario Odyssey Musical Trailer

We’ve seen Mario do a lot of things over the years, but dancing is a new one. The latest Super Mario Odyssey trailer is musical feast for the eyes and ears that show Mario and Cappy cutting a rug t...

By Curt Hutson on 15 October 2017
Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

Nintendo Switch Maintenance Coming This Week

It’s no major secret that the Nintendo Switch is still one of the most highly coveted pieces of hardware in the gaming world right now, with the Big N having recently increased production to 2 mill...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2017
Game Boy Classic May Be Nintendo's Next Big Seller

Game Boy Classic May Be Nintendo's Next Big Seller

Nintendo has recently found tremendous success through the re-release of classic consoles in a new format. Both the NES Classic and the SNES Classic have been sellout hits upon launch, and it may w...

By Rob Gordon on 13 October 2017
Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Next Big Release

Pokemon GO Update Prepares for Next Big Release

A few updates back, Niantic dropped the first hints of Generation 3 code into Pokemon GO’s structure. Since then, the community has been making guesses about when the new batch of Pokemon will be r...

By Denny Connolly on 12 October 2017
Pokemon GO Update Will Fix Curveball Bug and More

Pokemon GO Update Will Fix Curveball Bug and More

It’s no secret that Pokemon GO has been plagued with a laundry list of bugs since launch, but Niantic is constantly working to roll out fixes for each of the problems. Some issues stay in the game...

By Denny Connolly on 12 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Super Mario Odyssey Footage Reveals New Boss Battle

Now just weeks from the release of its latest AAA title, Nintendo seems to have no issue with revealing more gameplay for the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey, giving us a look at an ice-themed stage a...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 October 2017
Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Pokemon GO's Ho-Oh EX Raid Rumor Debunked

Yesterday, an e-mail posted on Reddit sent waves throughout the Pokemon GO community. The e-mail, supposedly from a Japanese Niantic representative, claimed that the legendary bird Ho-Oh would be a...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon Unova Cap Pikachu Now Available

The next promotional Pikachu is now available in Pokemon Sun & Moon. This week it’s the Unova Cap Pikachu that’s up for grabs, but this variant comes with a little something extra. The Unova C...

By Curt Hutson on 11 October 2017
Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Metroid Co-Creator Talks Fusion Remake Pitch and Future

Much to the delight of those that follow the beloved Nintendo science-fiction property, Metroid: Samus Returns is being praised as a wonderful return to form for the franchise. Our review of Samus...

By Riley Little on 11 October 2017
ARMS Teases Another New Character With Next Update

ARMS Teases Another New Character With Next Update

Nintendo’s quirky brawler title ARMS has done quite well for itself in the months since its mid-June launch on the Nintendo Switch, selling upwards of 1.2 million copies around the globe. Even beyo...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 October 2017
Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

Pokemon GO Brings Back Legendary Birds in Select Areas

It’s been a few weeks since Legendary Birds appeared in Pokemon GO, as the beloved creatures faded into the ether at the end of August following the limited-time-only Raid Battles. The sky-faring c...

By AJ Caulfield on 10 October 2017
GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

GTA Parent Company 'Optimistic' About Nintendo Switch

Like many video game publishers, Take-Two Interactive had been taking a “wait and see” approach when it comes to supporting the Nintendo Switch. However, it seems as though the company, which overs...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 October 2017
9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

9 of the Weirdest Pokemon Fan Theories

The Pokemon series of games that has been running since 1996 has spawned many bizarre spin-offs and has sold millions of copies across the globe. Fortunately, the popularity of the franchise (and a...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 October 2017
Pokemon Movie 'I Choose You!' Gets Theatrical Trailer

Pokemon Movie 'I Choose You!' Gets Theatrical Trailer

When the announcement came out that the 20th Pokemon movie would retell the origin story of Ash and Pikachu, the Pokemon fanbase was filled with excitement at the potential of a film that takes the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Has Trainers Leaving Alola

A new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon has arrived, bringing with it new information about trainers’ new quests in and around the Alola region. It seems that in this new take o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Super Mario Odyssey Makes Major Change to Gameplay

Back at E3 2017, Nintendo revealed that its upcoming Super Mario Odyssey would be getting rid of the classic ‘lives’ system, instead punishing players for dying by having them lose a small amount o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 07 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Entei Now Available In America

Pokemon GO: Entei Now Available In America

After a month of hunting down Raikou, Pokemon GO players in the Americas are more than ready for the legendary rotation. It’s been a mystery which of the hounds would arrive next, but the secret is...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Monster Hunter Stories Review

Monster Hunter Stories Review

As one of Capcom’s flagship properties in Japan, Monster Hunter has struggled to resonate with western audiences. Perhaps this lingering desire to break through to a new demographic is what trigger...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

Metroid Franchise: 'No Plans For Another Remake'

In the wake of news that Metroid Prime 4 had entered development for Nintendo Switch, the secondary reveal that a remake of Metroid 2: Return of Samus was en route struck many as the cherry on top...

By Riley Little on 05 October 2017
SNES Classic Edition Review

SNES Classic Edition Review

It’s no secret that Nintendo’s SNES Classic Edition has been one of the hottest items of the year, even before it actually went on sale. But now, having spent considerable time with the miniature v...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

Pokemon Sun and Moon Gets the Honest Trailer Treatment

With Pokemon Sun and Moon having shipped more than 15 million units, there’s no doubt that the role-playing games from Game Freak have managed to become worldwide successes thanks to an ardent fan...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 October 2017
SNES Classic Sells Out in Minutes at Gamestop

SNES Classic Sells Out in Minutes at Gamestop

The SNES Classic Edition released roughly 24 hours ago and, as expected, Nintendo seems to have another hit on its hands. Gamers who were unable to secure a pre-order when they went on sale headed...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Pokemon GO Halloween Event Announced

Pokemon GO Halloween Event Announced

Pokemon GO players still have one bonus day of the Equinox event left, thanks to an extension, but it’s never too early to start looking ahead to the next event. Many players will spend the next we...

By Denny Connolly on 05 October 2017
Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

Pokemon GO Glitch Lets You Play in Landscape Mode

When Niantic created Pokemon GO, the game was designed to be played in portrait mode. But this hasn’t stopped players of the hit mobile game from actively seeking out ways to play it in different w...

By Jasmine Henry on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Pokemon GO: Where to Find Each Legendary Raid Pokemon

Dedicated Pokemon GO players that are looking to catch ’em all should know that the three legendary beasts, Entei, Raikou, and Suicune from Pokemon Gold, Silver, and Crystal, have yet again been ro...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 October 2017
Pokemon GO Green Screen Bug Found During Raids

Pokemon GO Green Screen Bug Found During Raids

Another day, another Pokemon GO bug discovered. The popular mobile AR game may not actually have a new bug everyday, but for the hardcore players who are heavily impacted by bugs, it sometimes feel...

By Denny Connolly on 04 October 2017
This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

This is Why Metroid: Samus Returns Isn't on Switch

After the positive critical reception to Metroid: Samus Returns, many fans are sure to be delighted by seeing the beloved bounty hunter return to the limelight. While the Nintendo 3DS title has lan...

By Riley Little on 04 October 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Review

Metroid: Samus Returns Review

It has been 13 years since the Metroid franchise last threw the titular Samus Aran into a side-scrolling shooter, and that’s a reality that’s been looked upon rather disparagingly by fans of the se...

By Riley Little on 03 October 2017
Here's the First Glimpse of FIFA Running on Nintendo Switch

Here's the First Glimpse of FIFA Running on Nintendo Switch

A brand new and Japan-only commercial for the Nintendo Switch showcases the first-ever footage of EA Sports’ blockbuster FIFA franchise running on the home/portable console. It won’t be long now un...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2017
EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

EA Games Considering More Games for Nintendo Switch

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been a success for the house of Mario so far. After confirming that the Switch is the fastest selling console in Nintendo’s history, the company is sure...

By Riley Little on 02 October 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Hides Secret Area

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been infused with a breath of fresh air thanks to its Master Trials DLC, an expansion that adds some significant content to the game while also providing...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 October 2017
Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Breath of the Wild's Trial of the Sword Beat in 1 Hour

Now that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild finally has some new content, the speedrunning community has begun to migrate back to one of Nintendo’s finest games. It only took players five hour...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 October 2017
Star Fox 2 SNES Carts are Already Being Pirated

Star Fox 2 SNES Carts are Already Being Pirated

Ask anyone which console they have their eyes on right now, and they’ll likely answer with “the SNES Classic Edition.” Nintendo’s highly anticipated console launched just a day ago, on September 29...

By AJ Caulfield on 02 October 2017
Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Zelda: BotW Fans Make Beautiful Nintendo Switch Mod

Without a doubt, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will go down as one of the best games of 2017 thanks to its impeccable open world gameplay, its fantastic soundtrack, and perhaps most impor...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 October 2017
FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

FIFA 18 on Nintendo Switch Misses Two Crucial Features

EA Sports announced FIFA 18 yesterday, with Cristiano Ronaldo as its cover star. The game will be released on PC and consoles, however, the Nintendo Switch version of FIFA 18 will be missing two cr...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 October 2017
SNES Classic Uses Same Hardware as NES Classic

SNES Classic Uses Same Hardware as NES Classic

With the SNES Classic about to hit shelves a mere 10 months after the massively successful NES Classic, there have been some questions as to how Nintendo has managed such a quick turnaround for its...

By Alexander Pan on 02 October 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

Pokemon Sun and Moon: Hoenn Cap Pikachu Now Available

The Pokemon Sun and Moon promotional event celebrating the new, upcoming Pokemon movie is still ongoing, and the next phase has begun. For the release of Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You, Nintendo h...

By Curt Hutson on 01 October 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Shows Seaside Kingdom

Since E3 a few months ago, Nintendo has devoted most of its time and marketing around one of the biggest first party Switch titles in 2017, Super Mario Odyssey. The ambitious title appears to be th...

By Derek Nichols on 01 October 2017
SNES Classic Will Be in Stock at GameStop Tomorrow

SNES Classic Will Be in Stock at GameStop Tomorrow

With the SNES Classic Edition set to launch tomorrow on Friday, September 29, 2017, there are likely many gaming fans wondering if they will be able to get their hands on the retro console even tho...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 October 2017
Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

Overwatch Art: What if Link from Zelda Joined the Game

As a title with one of the more dedicated fanbases in gaming, Overwatch has had its fair share of success since launching in May 2016. As the title’s developer, Blizzard, continues to update the ga...

By Riley Little on 01 October 2017
Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO Players Find Russian Cyberweapon?

Pokemon GO GPS spoofing has been a concern in the game for a long time. It allows players to abuse the game, catching Pokemon and visiting Gyms that they otherwise would not be able to reach. But o...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 October 2017
Shovel Knight Coming to Nintendo Switch

Shovel Knight Coming to Nintendo Switch

Yacht Club Games announces a Nintendo Switch version of Shovel Knight, while also revealing the company’s substantial plans for the game throughout 2017. Just one day before Nintendo is expected to...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 September 2017
PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

PS4 Should Support Cross-Play, Just Not With Xbox

The notion of cross-platform play would have seemed absurd to gaming fans even half a decade ago, when people still earnestly believed that the famed “console wars” of the early-to-mid-2000s would...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 September 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon: How To Claim Free Celebi

Pokemon Sun and Moon: How To Claim Free Celebi

Pokemon GO players are out hatching eggs during the equinox event, but 3DS gamers are still trying to catch ’em all too. With the new release of Pokemon Gold and Silver on the 3DS eShop, consumers...

By Denny Connolly on 29 September 2017
Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Pokemon GO Players Discover New, Double Bounce Throw

Players of the popular Pokemon GO mobile game have discovered a new Poke Ball throwing technique that doesn’t really do anything special. The idea is to throw the Poke Ball and have it bounce off a P...

By Curt Hutson on 28 September 2017
Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO User Receives Fine for Playing While Driving

Pokemon GO has always been a bit of a troublemaker for the subsection of its users with less self-control than others. The app’s addictive gameplay has caused problems for players before, with news...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 September 2017
Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

Zelda: BotW's New DLC Has Already Been Beaten

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild gave gamers dozens of hours of gameplay, exploration, plot, quests, and side-quests. The first The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC offers a new chall...

By Mark Knapp on 27 September 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Ultra Street Fighter 2 Debut Stronger Than MvC in UK

Although Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite released on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One just last week, it looks as if debut sales for the title have not been too substantial, at least as far as numbers i...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros 3 Speedrunner Appears on The Late Show

Super Mario Bros 3 Speedrunner Appears on The Late Show

Speedrunning goes mainstream as Mitch “FlowerPower” Fowler goes on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to show off his world-record holding skills in Super Mario Bros. 3. Stephen Colbert has always...

By Jason Gallagher on 26 September 2017
NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

NX Will Have New Mario, Pokemon Games in Launch Window

Alongside the new Zelda game, sources close to Nintendo suggest that the NX console will also be receiving Pokemon and Mario titles in its release window. Having strong launch titles is something t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 26 September 2017
What Are John Cena's Favorite Video Games?

What Are John Cena's Favorite Video Games?

WWE superstar John Cena may be busy with WrestleMania right around the corner, but that hasn’t stopped him from promoting the Nintendo Switch. Cena recently appeared at a special event where he pla...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

10 Best Nintendo Launch Games Ever

With the launch of the innovative Nintendo Switch console right around the corner, Game Rant takes a look back at the best launch games in Nintendo history. On March 3rd, Nintendo will be releasing...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Pokemon GO Equinox Event Stardust Problem Fixed

Pokemon GO Equinox Event Stardust Problem Fixed

Niantic has announced the issue surrounding double Stardust rewards during the Pokemon GO Equinox Event has been resolved. The company took to Twitter to ease the woes of Pokemon GO players experienc...

By Curt Hutson on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Super Mario Bros Speedrun Record Broken By Single Frame

Speedrunner Kosmic has broken the Super Mario Bros. speedrun record, managing to edge past the previous benchmark by a mere 0.017 seconds – or in other words, a single frame. Super Mario Bros. may...

By Alexander Pan on 26 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Shows Off Photo Club

The Pokemon Company has released a new trailer for Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon, offering one of the first looks into the upcoming RPGs’ gameplay. That includes new features, like the P...

By Rory Young on 26 September 2017
Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Evidence Found for Pokemon Crystal on Nintendo 3DS

Upon confirming that Pokemon Gold and Silver would be arriving on the Nintendo 3DS’s Virtual Console, many fans immediately began to wonder why Pokemon Crystal was left without a release as well....

By Riley Little on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Super Mario Run Adding Princess Daisy, New World

Nintendo has never made it secret that it planned on adding new playable characters to Super Mario Run, and on September 29th, a new character will finally join the game. In the next update, Prince...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 September 2017
Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

Super Mario Bros. Game Sells for $30,000

It isn’t a stretch to say that most video game enthusiasts have a certain affection for Super Mario Bros., and it’s pretty much a guarantee that classic video game collectors treasure vintage copie...

By AJ Caulfield on 26 September 2017
Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

Pokemon GO Equinox Event Boxes Detailed

The popular mobile game Pokemon GO is currently holding an Equinox Event that affords trainers unique opportunities, such as the chance to purchase special boxes from the in-game shop. For the Poke...

By Curt Hutson on 25 September 2017
Pokemon GO Gets Small Update

Pokemon GO Gets Small Update

Pokemon GO has already received one patch this week, as developer Niantic adjusted the auto pick feature for the game’s raids. But it seems that the game’s developer isn’t done providing players wi...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

Nintendo Switch Hides Golf Mini-Game

The Nintendo Switch may have launched in March, but the portable console evidently still has plenty of hidden tricks up its sleeve – or more accurately, within its firmware. This weekend, a datamin...

By John Jacques on 23 September 2017
Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Pokemon Gold and Silver Launch Trailer for 3DS

Several months ago during a Nintendo Direct presentation dedicated entirely to Pocket Monster news, it was confirmed that Pokemon Gold and Silver were slated for a Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console rele...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Pokemon GO Adds Mewtwo EX Raids at Starbucks

Last month, Pokemon GO officially introduced Mewtwo as a legendary Pokemon. Mewtwo would be part of the game’s EX raid battle system, an invite-only feature that is currently in testing. While many...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Plus iOS 11 Bug Still Not Fixed

Pokemon GO Plus iOS 11 Bug Still Not Fixed

Pokemon GO players who use an iPhone and the GO Plus device have been struggling with a very annoying problem recently. Hopes were high that Niantic would work out the bug, but the final release of...

By Denny Connolly on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO: How to Reroll Raid Bosses for Higher CP

Pokemon GO fans who have been getting involved in the game’s new legendary Pokemon raids will all know the pain of finally defeating the powerful raid boss, only for it to drop in Capture Points (C...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 September 2017
FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

Over the course of the past several months, Final Fantasy 15‘s director Hajime Tabata has been hinting at a Nintendo Switch version of the popular role-playing game, but he has yet to confirm whet...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For The Equinox Event

Pokemon GO: How To Prepare For The Equinox Event

Pokemon GO players have been begging for an event that isn’t centered around Battle Raids and they have finally got their wish. After a summer full of chasing Legendary Battle Raids non-stop, Niant...

By Denny Connolly on 23 September 2017
Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

Pokken Tournament DX Review in Progress

As one of the more divisive fighting games, Pokken Tournament struggled to find a dedicated user base following its release. Some believed it to lack competitive depth, while more casual users grew...

By Riley Little on 23 September 2017
Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

Netflix App Ready for Switch, Needs Nintendo's Approval

With the Nintendo Switch having performed so well during its launch period, it seems unusual that the console/handheld hybrid is still yet to feature a video streaming service. Luckily, for all tho...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Mewtwo

Catching any legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task, but Mewtwo puts up an even greater challenge than his counterparts. This isn’t because of his catch rate, which is actually higher than...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

Pokemon GO Adds Global Goals Avatar Item

In the past, gamers have seen Niantic Inc. use the enormous Pokemon GO player base as a captive audience for companies like McDonalds and Starbucks. Now, the studio is introducing some new content...

By Brad Jones on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO Developer Teases Next Game

Pokemon GO has been a huge success for its developer, Niantic. The game has already made over $1 billion and has hundreds of millions of users around the world. But Niantic does not want to settle...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle Test Locations Revealed

Pokemon GO EX Raid Battle testing would begin in September, was the latest word from Niantic on the new Raid Battle feature. The new system, which was first unveiled as Exclusive Raids, offers invi...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 September 2017
Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Pokemon GO Cancels Some EX Raid Tests in Japan

Not too long ago, the developers at Niantic added Mewtwo EX Raids for Starbucks and other sponsored locations in the United States, Europe, and Asia, much to the delight of fans of the popular augm...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

Pokemon GO Tells Player to Go Outside in Hurricane Irma

As a mobile game, Pokemon GO is able to use push notifications to remind its players to go outside and get involved in the fun. But while the game’s notification feature may be annoying for some, t...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Adjusts Auto Pick for Raid Battles

Raiding in Pokemon GO is a feature that has managed to breathe new life into the incredibly popular title, bringing a large portion of the playerbase together again, in order to take on and capture...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 22 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Catch Legendary Birds

Pokemon GO: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Catch Legendary Birds

Pokemon GO players have been hunting Legendary creatures for about a month now and the first major Legendary rotation is about to hit. Niantic has been hesitant to say what comes after the first ru...

By Denny Connolly on 20 September 2017
Nintendo Switch: Skyrim Release Date Announced

Nintendo Switch: Skyrim Release Date Announced

Following the initial reveal trailer for the Nintendo Switch, many gamers were surprised to see that one of the premiere third-party developers on the console was none other than Bethesda. The publ...

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Pokemon GO: The Problem With Legendaries

Ever since Pokemon GO‘s announcement trailer, fans have been eagerly awaiting the release of their favorite legendary Pokemon. Starting strong with the team mascots Zapdos, Articuno, and Moltres, t...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 20 September 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Gets Release Date on Switch

Following the confirmation that a new Nintendo Direct presentation would be arriving today, it seemed obvious that the company would want to touch upon one of the biggest games it has releasing for...

By Riley Little on 20 September 2017
5 Developers We Want to Make A Horror Game

5 Developers We Want to Make A Horror Game

When gamers think of the best horror game developers, a couple of names that often come to mind are Shinji Mikami, the grandfather of survival-horror who created Resident Evil, and Keiichiro Toyama...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
Nintendo Boss: VR Has Few 'Truly Fun' Experiences

Nintendo Boss: VR Has Few 'Truly Fun' Experiences

The past 18 months have been huge for virtual reality gaming, with the Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, and HTC Vive headsets all being released for consumers. But while the VR industry has the hardwar...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Exclusive Square Enix RPG Releases Demo

Nintendo Switch Exclusive Square Enix RPG Releases Demo

Although the latest iterations of Final Fantasy haven’t been very similar to where the franchise started, Square Enix is still capable of making a classic turn-based JRPG. During today’s Nintendo D...

By Denny Connolly on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Reveals New Ultra Beasts

It’s an exciting time to be a Pokemon fan, as the latest Nintendo Direct reveals more exciting details about the upcoming Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon. The new trailer for the game cove...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 18 September 2017
This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

This New Nintendo 2DS XL is Every Pokemon Fan's Dream

It was a busy day for Nintendo, as the company held a brand new Direct event, giving fans a glimpse into its plans for the rest of 2017. While many fans were hoping for news on rumored Switch games...

By Derek Nichols on 18 September 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

It’s safe to say that, upon being leaked, very few were optimistic about the release of a turn-based strategy game that featured Super Mario and Rabbids characters interacting with one another. Aft...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2017
Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

Nintendo Direct: Smash Bros. Tag Teasing Switch Reveal?

The Japanese Nintendo YouTube account briefly attached Wednesday’s Nintendo Direct broadcast with a Super Smash Bros. tag, prompting speculation that a new iteration of the series for Nintendo Swit...

By Rory Young on 18 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Super Mario Odyssey: Nintendo Reveals Brand New World

Another Nintendo Direct aired today that focused on the Switch and 3DS. To close things out, Nintendo gave viewers a broader look at the various worlds found in Super Mario Odyssey, including one s...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

Pokemon Go: How Safari Zone Events Work

The first Safari Zone events for Pokemon GO kick off in Europe today. The cities hosting the event for September 16 are Barcelona, Paris, and Oberhausen. Information on the event is pouring in from...

By Curt Hutson on 18 September 2017
Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

Kirby for Nintendo Switch Gets Name and Release Window

As the dust settles from the latest Nintendo Direct presentation, gamers have been left with quite a lot to think about when weighing up whether or not they want to buy a Nintendo Switch. One of t...

By Riley Little on 18 September 2017
Pokken Tournament Review

Pokken Tournament Review

Pokken Tournament is the first Pokemon-focused fighting game ever released, but the final product feels more like a barebones offering rather than a fleshed out product. Gamers have wanted a dedic...

By Riley Little on 17 September 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Zelda: Breath of the Wild - Where to Find Majora's Mask

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is full of endless hours of gameplay to keep players entertained months after the game’s launch, but that hasn’t stopped Nintendo from releasing some substantial...

By Denny Connolly on 16 September 2017
Bayonetta 3 Teased by Hideki Kamiya

Bayonetta 3 Teased by Hideki Kamiya

It’s been three years since Bayonetta 2 launched on the Wii U to overwhelmingly positive reviews, and fans of the franchise have been waiting patiently for a sequel to be announced. While Bayonetta...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 September 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Add Four New Mega Stones

Collecting all of the powerful Mega Stones in Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon just got a whole lot easier, as Nintendo issues a new Mystery Gift code that will give players access to some fan-favorite...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 12 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo Switch Holiday Supply Unlikely to Meet Demand

Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime is unable to commit to keeping the Nintendo Switch in stock over the holiday season. Speaking with Variety, Fils-Aime says the company is aware of the...

By Rory Young on 12 September 2017
Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us May Be Going Bankrupt

Toys R Us is one of the largest toy retailers in the world, but the brick and mortar giant may be in trouble. The company has to pay off $400 million in debt in 2018, and it has hired the Kirkland...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Pokemon GO Trading and PvP Features Promised Again

Without a doubt, two of the most highly requested features for Pokemon GO that have yet to make it into the augmented reality title are trading and PvP, as Niantic has been assuring fans that they...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Watch The First Mewtwo EX Raid/Catch Attempt

Pokemon GO: Watch The First Mewtwo EX Raid/Catch Attempt

Pokemon GO players in most parts of the world are still battling Raikou and waiting for their first Exclusive Raid invitations, but in Japan some trainers have already had a chance to face off agai...

By Denny Connolly on 11 September 2017
Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Mario Is Not A Plumber Anymore

Over the years, Mario is a character that has worn many hats. The Super Mario Odyssey star has been a monkey-fighting carpenter, a kart racer, a doctor, a sports star, and more, but outside of his...

By Dalton Cooper on 11 September 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Event Sells Out Instantly

The Pokemon GO Safari Zone events in Europe are on the horizon and tickets for the events have recently become available. The tickets are free, but require trainers reserve a spot for the event. To...

By Curt Hutson on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Beat and Catch Raikou

Pokemon GO: How To Beat and Catch Raikou

After a month of or so of hunting down legendary birds, it’s time for Pokemon GO players to make a run at the legendary dogs. The trio of new Legendaries are now available and players in America ar...

By Denny Connolly on 10 September 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

Super Mario Odyssey Gameplay Highlights New Donk City

It’s been a great year for Nintendo so far, as its latest console, the Switch, has been a massive success thanks in large part to monthly AAA releases like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild,...

By Derek Nichols on 10 September 2017
More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

More Pokemon Remakes May Be on the Way

Later this year, Nintendo will launch Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon for the Nintendo 3DS, followed by a brand new Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch in either 2018 or 2019. Along with these al...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Pokemon GO Raid Eggs Return

Developer Niantic Inc. is constantly tweaking Pokemon GO to make sure that the experience keeps players invested. Now, the studio has seemingly retracted a recent change made to the game’s new Raid...

By Brad Jones on 10 September 2017
Pokemon Unlikely to Release on Non-Nintendo Consoles

Pokemon Unlikely to Release on Non-Nintendo Consoles

Pokemon and Nintendo have been an iconic duo ever since Pokemon Blue and Pokemon Red made their respective debuts for the original Game Boy in 1996. Ever since then, one of the biggest draws for Ni...

By John Jacques on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

Pokemon GO: 8 Big Updates We're Still Waiting For

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched for iOS and Android mobile devices, changing the face of mobile gaming in the process. It shattered records for mobile games, broke through the mainstream in...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

Pokemon GO: Gen 1 Pokemon You Still Want to Catch

It’s been over a year since the mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon GO originally launched with most of the 151 original Pokemon available for players to catch in the game. That’s a long time for play...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Pokemon GO Needs to Increase Golden Razz Berry Drops

Catching legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO is no easy task. Doing so requires players to assemble a large group of experienced trainers with powerful Pokemon to complete the legendary raid, and then...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Species from Egg Hatch Pool

Niantic is fairly transparent when it comes to the updates it makes to Pokemon GO, but it keeps some things under wraps. For example, the company rarely reveals when it has made changes to the egg...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 September 2017
Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

Resident Evil: Revelations 1 and 2 Switch Release Date

About a month ago, the video game publisher and developer Capcom announced Resident Evil: Revelations and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 are set to arrive on the Nintendo Switch console sometime duri...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Pokemon GO Exclusive Raid Invites Going Out

Not too long ago, the developer Niantic promised that Exclusive Raid Battles would be coming to Pokemon GO soon, and it looks like the time is nigh for the feature’s arrival in the popular augmente...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 September 2017
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Capture Rate Higher Than Tyranitar

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Capture Rate Higher Than Tyranitar

After over a month of hunting down the legendary birds, Pokemon GO players have moved on to new level five Battle Raids and are currently facing off against one of the legendary beasts (depending o...

By Denny Connolly on 08 September 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Bug Won't Load Legendary Pokemon

There is a bug in Pokemon GO that’s causing major problems for trainers attempting to catch legendary Pokemon. The bug is one of many that came with the game’s latest update. While most of the bugs...

By Curt Hutson on 08 September 2017
Japan's Original Website for the N64 is Still Live

Japan's Original Website for the N64 is Still Live

Considering all of the hubbub surrounding news of a possible Nintendo 64 Classic console, it’s clear that many gamers still hold the platform in high regard. There’s no denying that there were plen...

By Riley Little on 08 September 2017
Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Pokemon CEO Didn't Believe Switch Would Succeed

Many early adopters of Nintendo’s newest console, the Switch, have been chomping at the bit for a brand new Pokemon adventure on the more powerful hardware. Indeed, trainers the world over will hav...

By Riley Little on 07 September 2017
Miitopia Review

Miitopia Review

As a game that’s been available in Japan since last year, a number of vocal fans had been hoping that Miitopia would eventually make its way to English-speaking audiences – at least, that was the c...

By Riley Little on 07 September 2017
Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Patent Lawsuit

Nintendo Loses Wii Remote Patent Lawsuit

It’s an unfortunate day for the Big N, as it’s been announced that Nintendo of America has lost a patent lawsuit involving its Wii Remote controllers. A Dallas, Texas jury declared earlier this wee...

By AJ Caulfield on 05 September 2017
Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

Some Nintendo Switch Games Will Require SD Card to Play

The Nintendo Switch’s storage limitations may have caught up with it sooner than expected, as some upcoming games are already requiring micro SD cards to play. This week, NBA 2K18 revealed its Nint...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 September 2017
Microsoft Wants Crossplay with Valve, Nintendo

Microsoft Wants Crossplay with Valve, Nintendo

With the lines between console brands slowly beginning to blur, Microsoft has emerged as the first of the “big three” companies actively seeking to embrace partnerships with its competitors. While...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 September 2017
Rock Band Developer Announces Nintendo Switch Exclusive

Rock Band Developer Announces Nintendo Switch Exclusive

Harmonix, the studio behind Rock Band, Dance Central, and the original Guitar Hero games, has decided to bring its musical style to the Nintendo Switch. Today Harmonix revealed a new game named Sup...

By Rory Young on 02 September 2017
Nintendo Switch VR Teased in System Code

Nintendo Switch VR Teased in System Code

Between the Oculus Rift headset, the HTC Vive and PlayStation VR, interest and support for virtual reality gaming is steadily growing. But according to recently uncovered information, support for V...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 September 2017
Nintendo Switch Will Be Easy to Find This Holiday

Nintendo Switch Will Be Easy to Find This Holiday

The Nintendo Switch has been nothing short of a massive success ever since it was launched back in March, becoming Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever and selling out so quickly that some gamer...

By Alexander Pan on 02 September 2017
GameStop Defends Expensive SNES Classic Bundles

GameStop Defends Expensive SNES Classic Bundles

From before even the SNES Classic was announced, Nintendo fans and gamers across the world were preparing themselves for a battle to get hold of the much-wanted console. As it turns out, this has p...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

Pokemon GO Sprint Super Pack Detailed

The relationship between cell provider Sprint and Niantic’s hugely popular mobile game Pokemon GO has gone from strength to strength, with the Sprint trainer rewards program proving a popular one f...

By Rob Gordon on 02 September 2017
New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

New Legendary Pokemon GO Video Teases Epic Battles

Although Pokemon GO has remained a consistent earner for developer Niantic, it has been some time since the game was discussed as often as it is now. The reveal of the Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 September 2017
Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Capcom Set to Re-Release Street Fighter 2 for SNES

Recently, there’s been a lot of interest amongst gamers in Nintendo’s long discontinued SNES console, and this is (rather unsurprisingly) a direct result of the Big N’s decision to resurrect the pl...

By Riley Little on 02 September 2017
Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

Pokemon GO New Nest Migration Has Gone Live

As dedicated Pokemon GO players were informed yesterday, the game’s latest nest migration has gone live. Players are encouraged to hit their favorite Pokemon hunting spots, where they could find so...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 September 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors Features 60 FPS, 720p Mode

Fire Emblem Warriors, the upcoming Dynasty Warriors-esque action game for the Nintendo Switch, will officially feature a 60 frames per second mode while docked. The game will typically run at a sta...

By Rory Young on 01 September 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

Metroid: Samus Returns Trailer Shows Weapons and More

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced with a trailer during E3 2017, fans of the franchise were understandably elated to learn that Nintendo was going to be putting out what is essentially a co...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 September 2017
No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Coming to Switch

No More Heroes: Travis Strikes Again Coming to Switch

After a much longer than anticipated wait, fans the world over finally got their first glimpse at the return of the lightsaber-wielding, wrestling-obsessed assassin known as Travis Touchdown. Ninte...

By Riley Little on 01 September 2017
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Delayed by Amazon

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Delayed by Amazon

Amazon has sent out a wave of emails informing SNES Classic pre-order holders that their shipments may be delayed beyond launch. While Amazon doesn’t clarify the purpose of the delay in the emails,...

By Rory Young on 30 August 2017
Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO Dev Teases Improvements to Gyms and Raids

Pokemon GO is a constantly evolving experience, with Niantic consistently supporting the game with updates that add new content and tweak existing features. These updates show no sign of slowing do...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 August 2017
Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO Team Cares About Rural Players

Pokemon GO is a location-based game, which means that the experience can be very different depending on whether you’re living in the city, or in a more rural area. There are tons of monsters, gyms...

By Brad Jones on 29 August 2017
Pokemon GO Makes Important Buff to Raid Rewards

Pokemon GO Makes Important Buff to Raid Rewards

Raiding in Pokemon GO is an exciting, challenging addition to the mobile sensation’s gameplay, but players have always criticized Niantic for holding back one important raid reward: Potions. Being...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

Pokemon GO Event in Ohio Taking Place This Month

While Niantic continues its campaign to improve Pokemon GO with updates, such as the latest raid reward buff that offers successful players a variety of different healing accessories alongside the...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO is Game Freak Co-Founder’s Favorite Spin-Off

Pokemon GO is Game Freak Co-Founder’s Favorite Spin-Off

With so many titles in the extensive and ever-growing Pokemon game franchise, it can be hard to pinpoint a favorite. But for Game Freak co-founder and director Junichi Masuda, it’s quite simple: Po...

By AJ Caulfield on 28 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Best Movesets Against Mewtwo

Pokemon GO: Best Movesets Against Mewtwo

Pokemon GO players are currently locked in a debate about whether exclusive raids are a good or bad thing, but either way, Mewtwo is still coming. When the super rare creature arrives in the invite...

By Denny Connolly on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO Announces Two More Upcoming US Events

Pokemon GO Announces Two More Upcoming US Events

Although the Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago was full of problems, fans of the mobile AR game aren’t ready to give up on region exclusive parties just yet. Recently, events in Japan and California have...

By Denny Connolly on 27 August 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer

Ever since the surprise announcement at E3 2017 that Nintendo would be releasing a re-imagining of the classic Game Boy title Metroid 2 with Metroid: Samus Returns – the first new entry in the ser...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
The Legend of Zelda Compared to American Tax Code

The Legend of Zelda Compared to American Tax Code

It turns out that Vah Ruta isn’t the only elephant to be found when it comes to The Legend of Zelda. It just so happens that House Republicans have taken an interest in the beloved Nintendo franchi...

By Rob Gordon on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Pokemon GO: How To Get Invited to a Mewtwo Raid

Now more than ever, it appears that Pokemon GO has managed to make a resurgence amongst the masses, with the game having its highest grossing day ever just a few weeks ago. The game’s developer, Ni...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2017
Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

Switch is GameStop’s ‘Most Successful Nintendo Launch'

It goes with saying that the Nintendo Switch has been a big success ever since it was launched in March, quickly becoming Nintendo’s fastest selling console ever. The demand for the Big N’s new con...

By Alexander Pan on 27 August 2017
SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin, Almost Entirely Sold Out

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Begin, Almost Entirely Sold Out

The good news is that pre-orders for the SNES Classic have begun, as Nintendo officially confirmed this morning. The bad news is that pre-orders have already sold out at five major online retailers...

By Rory Young on 27 August 2017
Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Telltale's Batman, GotG Coming to Nintendo Switch

Not too long ago, a retail listing showed that Telltale Games‘ Batman: The Enemy Within was on its way to receiving a port for the Nintendo Switch, with the developer’s Guardians of the Galaxy hav...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 August 2017
These Official Pokeball Terrariums Are Stupidly Awesome

These Official Pokeball Terrariums Are Stupidly Awesome

As the owner of one of the most popular brands in the world today, The Pokemon Company does a pretty solid job at providing fans of the Pokemon franchise with plenty of collectibles for their respe...

By Riley Little on 27 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

Pokemon GO Update Adds Super Incubator and More

A new update is on its way for Pokemon GO, this time bringing bug fixes, changes to shiny Pokemon, and the Super Incubator that dataminers previously found in the game’s code. Although the Super Incu...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

Pokemon GO Petition Calls for Major Changes to Raids

For most players, Pokemon GO raids are a welcome feature to the game and give them a new way of working together with their friends. But for others, the new gameplay feature is more of a headache t...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
SNES Classic: Nintendo Not Releasing Console in Quebec

SNES Classic: Nintendo Not Releasing Console in Quebec

As preorders began to go live for the Super NES Classic Edition the world over, many Canadian residents in Quebec quickly found themselves unable to order the system for themselves. This prompted a...

By Riley Little on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

Pokemon GO Datamine Reveals Gen 3 Pokemon

It hasn’t been all too long since Niantic released Generation 2 Pokemon for Pokemon GO, but it looks like the developer is already moving on. Datamining efforts of the upcoming Pokemon GO update sh...

By Sarah Fields on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

Pokemon GO: Shiny Pikachu Released Worldwide

As part of the Pikachu Outbreak event in Yokohama, Japan, Pokemon GO developer Niantic introduced a shiny Pikachu to the game. However, the creature was only available to those who showed up to the...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Has Cool Easter Egg During Matchmaking

Splatoon 2 Has Cool Easter Egg During Matchmaking

While waiting for players to join a Splatoon 2 multiplayer match, an awesome musical time-waster is available to fool around with. The quirky feature was discovered as part of this weekend’s Splato...

By Rory Young on 26 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

Nintendo Switch Was the Best-Selling Console in July

While the PlayStation 4 was crowned best-selling console for June 2017, it looks like the Nintendo Switch is usurping the throne from Sony Interactive Entertainment’s current-generation console for...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 August 2017
EA Boss Was 'Puzzled' by the Nintendo Switch

EA Boss Was 'Puzzled' by the Nintendo Switch

It goes without saying that the Nintendo Switch has been a massive success for the company ever since it was launched earlier this year, managing to exceed the Big N’s own sales expectations. In fa...

By Alexander Pan on 26 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

Pokemon GO: How to Tell if You Can Evolve a Pokemon

The popular mobile game, Pokemon GO, celebrated its one year anniversary earlier this month, bringing with it new events, rewards, and the inclusion of legendary Pokemon such as Articuno and Lugia....

By Derek Nichols on 24 August 2017
Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

Batman: The Enemy Within Coming to the Nintendo Switch?

The second season of Telltale’s Batman adventure game might be coming to the Nintendo Switch. Listings for Batman: The Enemy Within briefly popped up on game-rental service GameFly, and have since...

By Rory Young on 24 August 2017
SNES Classic's Saving and Rewind Features Revealed

SNES Classic's Saving and Rewind Features Revealed

The fact that Nintendo has one of the most desirable tech products currently on the market, the Switch gaming console, is far from a well-kept secret. As consumers attempt to get their hands on the...

By Riley Little on 24 August 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Director Teases Switch Version

Final Fantasy 15 Director Teases Switch Version

The success of the Nintendo Switch console has been something of a revelation for the video game industry – not because anyone ever doubted Nintendo could create a compelling console again, but rat...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 August 2017
ARMS Offers Another Teaser For A Sweet New Fighter

ARMS Offers Another Teaser For A Sweet New Fighter

Nintendo has been quite successful with its newly released fighting game, ARMS. The company confirmed that the title had sold over a million units during its quarterly report in July, but sales wil...

By Riley Little on 24 August 2017
SNES Classic Hits Insane Prices on eBay

SNES Classic Hits Insane Prices on eBay

Despite the fact that Nintendo announced there would be “significantly more units” of the SNES Classic Edition available than the amount of NES Classic Editions put out for consumers, pre-orders ha...

By Kyle Sledge on 24 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

Pokemon GO Adds Kangaskhan to California

For Pokemon GO players in America, locating a Kangaskhan has been one of the more difficult tasks. Typically the large Pokemon only spawns in Australia as one of the game’s region-exclusive creatur...

By Alexander Pan on 24 August 2017
Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Nintendo Switch 3.0 Version Hacked for Homebrew

Despite the fact hacking carries negative connotation, it’s become increasingly common in recent years, especially with the steep upswing in technology. Hackers have found their way into film compa...

By AJ Caulfield on 24 August 2017
10 Games That Deserve Nintendo Switch Ports

10 Games That Deserve Nintendo Switch Ports

Nintendo’s new console could offer new ways to experience the biggest video games in a brand new way and so Game Rant has put together a Nintendo Switch port wishlist. When the Nintendo Switch laun...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 August 2017
SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

SNES-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Announced

Nintendo has been systematically targeting gamers’ sense of nostalgia lately with its product offerings. Not only has Nintendo launched the NES Classic and started pre-orders for the SNES Classic,...

By Mark Knapp on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Pokemon Gold/Silver 3DS Getting Physical Release

Today, Nintendo of Europe announced that Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon won’t be the only games from the franchise to be releasing for the 3DS during the fall of this year. As a matter of fact, t...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Trailer Teases Kanto

An all new Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon trailer has been shared by the Pokemon Company, teasing new story details and revealing an all new look for the Alolan protagonist. The trailer...

By Rory Young on 23 August 2017
Hey! Pikmin Review

Hey! Pikmin Review

There’s no question that taking a three-dimensional title and transforming it into a 2D side-scroller is a risky venture, especially when the original property is as realtime strategy-driven as Pik...

By Riley Little on 22 August 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Dusk Lycanroc Distribution

Nintendo and the Pokemon Company have officially confirmed Dusk Lycanroc as Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon‘s first new Pokemon, almost a week after Japanese media first made the reveal. W...

By Rory Young on 22 August 2017
Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Nintendo's Gamescom Plans Include Mario and Metroid

Touted as the European equivalent of E3, gamescom 2017 is set to feature some of the year’s biggest upcoming games. Many of the industry’s heavy hitters will be showing games at this year’s show in...

By Dalton Cooper on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

Pokemon GO Fest Challenge Times Changed Slightly

At Pokemon GO Fest, Niantic will host several in-game challenges allowing players to work together, and so ahead of the event the developer created and infographic to inform everyone of the challen...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO: How to Beat Tier 4 Raid Bosses

Pokemon GO is experiencing a resurgence, as absurd as that claim is to make about a game that generated over $1.2 billion in revenue over its first year of existence. The past year has seen the gam...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 August 2017
Pokemon Devs Hope Switch Expectations Aren’t 'Too High’

Pokemon Devs Hope Switch Expectations Aren’t 'Too High’

When Game Freak took time during Nintendo’s E3 2017 press conference to reveal that a Pokemon RPG is in development for Switch, fans of the role-playing game franchise were ecstatic, as it meant th...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 August 2017
Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Sued Over Switch Controller Design

Nintendo Switch components have already made headlines this week as the console’s screen supplier is struggling financially. But it seems that the headache about parts is far from over for the Big...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Nintendo Switch Bundles Available for Pre-Purchase

Update: New bundles are now made available at GameStop and they are listed below. Shipping date for these three new Nintendo Switch bundles are by September 1st. Still can’t find a Switch in stock at...

By Dealzon on 21 August 2017
10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

10 Pokemon Games You've Never Heard Of

Pokemon is one of the most popular video game franchises in the world, as the series has sold over 250 million copies since being introduced in 1996. But Pokemon didn’t just become a sales success...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Shows Off New Stage

Splatoon 2 Shows Off New Stage

As the Nintendo Switch inching closer to its release date, the Splatoon series capitalizes on the hype and releases an all-new multiplayer map for one of the console’s launch titles, Splatoon 2. Wh...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 August 2017
Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Pokemon GO: First Mewtwo Raid Begins in Japan

Since introducing legendary raids to Pokemon GO last month, developer Niantic has steadily made more legendary characters available in the game. Lugia, as well as Zapdos, Moltres, and Articuno have...

By Jasmine Henry on 18 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Following the release of last week’s character trailer focusing on Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle‘s titular hero, Ubisoft has decided to put out a brand new piece of footage that highlights anothe...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2017
Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO Super Incubator Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO developer Niantic has introduced several new features for the game over the last few weeks. From legendary Pokemon to exclusive raids, the company has been hard at work giving players of...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 August 2017
Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale to Release More Nintendo Switch Games?

Telltale Games has already shown up in support for the Nintendo Switch. The episodic games developer announced plans to release Minecraft: Story Mode on the platform at some point in 2017. But it s...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Pokemon GO: Two Million Players Participate in Event

Following the disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event in Chicago, Niantic hosted another major live event for its popular mobile game in Japan called Pikachu Outbreak. It sounds like the Pikachu Outbreak...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 August 2017
Pokemon Gen 3 Were Most Series' Difficult Games to Make

Pokemon Gen 3 Were Most Series' Difficult Games to Make

The third generation of Pokemon games marked the series’ first appearance on the GameBoy Advance, but it also came at a point where the Pokemon brand was beginning to die down. According to a rece...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 17 August 2017
Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Legendary Birds Coming Back to Pokemon GO

Ever since the game released in July 2017, Pokemon GO players have been eager for the opportunity to catch some legendary Pokemon. Now, Niantic Inc. has detailed a new opportunity for trainers to c...

By Brad Jones on 16 August 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Zelda: Breath of the Wild DLC Features Midna's Helmet

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild offered up a huge world chock full of features, Nintendo is planning to expand the game through the release of downloadable content. The first of th...

By Rob Gordon on 16 August 2017
Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Pokemon GO Outbreak Event Lets Ditto Hide as Pikachu

Those attempting to catch a shiny Pikachu through the new Pokemon GO event in Japan might be getting something else entirely. Players have confirmed a Pikachu caught in the wild might actually be a...

By Curt Hutson on 15 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Defeat and Catch Zapdos

Pokemon GO: How to Defeat and Catch Zapdos

With Pokemon GO‘s battle for the legendary birds event in full swing, it is time to say goodbye to Moltres and hello to Zapdos. This enormous electric-type Pokemon is sure to be a tough competi...

By Denny Connolly on 14 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Pokemon GO: Champion Medal Fix in the Works

Recently, Niantic has teased that more Legendary raid battles are on the way in its popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO, but the developer also wants to try and assure fans that it’s...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

Pokemon GO: Magikarps Fight in 'Epic' Raid Battle

As many gaming fans are likely aware at this point, Magikarp is generally considered to be a somewhat useless creature in Pokemon GO due to the monster’s inability to attack thoroughly, as all it r...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 August 2017
The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

The Nintendo World Championships Are Returning

Competitive gaming has taken a major turn in recent months, with one of the largest steps forward for eSports arriving through the reveal of the first seven cities involved in the official Overwatc...

By Riley Little on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Get The Most Balls During Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: Get The Most Balls During Legendary Raids

As the last day to catch Moltres winds down, many Pokemon GO players are still struggling to catch the Legendary fire-type. A new limited-time availability Legendary will show up late today or tomo...

By Denny Connolly on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Pokemon GO Adds Shiny Pikachu, Raichu to Game

Over the past few weeks, Niantic has added several new, high profile Pokemon to Pokemon GO as part of the game’s summer festivities. Legendary Pokemon raids have been available for a short time now...

By Jasmine Henry on 11 August 2017
Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Pokemon GO Update Hasn't Fixed All Game Crashes

Despite the worldwide sensation known as Pokemon GO having been available to download for over a year now, the game still feels reasonably unstable, with many players complaining about crashes occu...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Pokemon GO Testing Release in China?

Late last year, Chinese officials banned Pokemon GO from being released in the country due to safety concerns. While the Google services require to play the game are already unavailable in the regi...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

Pokemon GO Deluxe Set Bundle Launches in Japan Soon

There’s no doubt that Pokemon GO has a global appeal, and some fans have purportedly spotted some “test” PokeStops and Gyms in China, intimating the possibility of a forthcoming release in the Asia...

By Kyle Sledge on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

Pokemon GO Poses Danger for Certain Pokestops

The very real dangers of playing Pokemon GO have been a talking point for Niantic’s killer app since it was released just over a year ago. Ever since Pokemon GO players were shot at by someone for...

By Cody Gravelle on 10 August 2017
Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO: 80 People Show Up to Moltres Raid

Pokemon GO Moltres raids are now rolling out across the globe, giving people a chance to catch the legendary fire and flying type Pokemon. Although the Pokemon’s release follows that of other high...

By Jasmine Henry on 10 August 2017
Zelda: BotW Hard Mode Will Feature New Save Slots

Zelda: BotW Hard Mode Will Feature New Save Slots

Brave adventurers looking to take on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s new Hard Mode will be pleased to know they won’t have to sacrifice their current save data to do so. At E3 2017, Nin...

By Curt Hutson on 09 August 2017
Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Metroid 3DS XL Announced for Samus Returns Release

Nintendo is hitting Metroid fans with a double dose of good news today, as the company has announced an all-new Metroid-themed Nintendo 3DS XL to coincide with the launch of Metroid: Samus Returns....

By AJ Caulfield on 09 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Predict Legendary IV Based on CP

Pokemon GO: How To Predict Legendary IV Based on CP

Pokemon GO players have been busy hunting down Lugia and Articuno for the last week and now Moltres has rotated into the Battle Raid cycle. With the new Legendary creatures showing up, there is a w...

By Denny Connolly on 08 August 2017
Pokemon Go: How to Catch Moltres

Pokemon Go: How to Catch Moltres

Following the release of Articuno in Pokemon GO, Niantic is poised to unleash the next legendary bird in the series, Moltres. This Phoenix-like Pokemon will be a strong flying- and fire-type fighte...

By Denny Connolly on 08 August 2017
Zelda Player Finally Opens Impossible Underwater Chest

Zelda Player Finally Opens Impossible Underwater Chest

Although Nintendo has packed the world of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild with plenty of secrets and mystery, some items have become a source of unintentional obsession for players. One che...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 August 2017
Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Version Begins Testing

Yooka-Laylee Nintendo Switch Version Begins Testing

Playtonic Games has just released a significant update for the PC edition of Yooka-Laylee, and it finally addresses everything from the title’s longstanding camera issues and fixes a modest amount ...

By John Jacques on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Congratulated by Industry on Switch Launch

Nintendo Congratulated by Industry on Switch Launch

The day has finally come where gamers around the world can get their hands on the Nintendo Switch. With a launch title list boasting the likes of the much-anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Breath of...

By AJ Caulfield on 07 August 2017
SNES Classic Preorders Opening Later This Month

SNES Classic Preorders Opening Later This Month

Ever since Nintendo announced the SNES Classic Edition earlier this year, fans have been desperate to register their interest, ensuring that they will get one come launch. However, although the sys...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 August 2017
Pokemon: Ash and Pikachu Origin Film Coming to Theaters

Pokemon: Ash and Pikachu Origin Film Coming to Theaters

Since the Pokemon franchise first kicked off in the mid-90s, the Pokemon Company and its subsidiaries have rolled out countless television specials, straight-to-DVD films, theatrical movies, and di...

By AJ Caulfield on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Switch FIFA Will Be Playable at E3 2017

Nintendo Switch FIFA Will Be Playable at E3 2017

Publisher EA says that FIFA will be playable on the Nintendo Switch at its EA Play E3 event in June. While gameplay footage has been shown, this will be the first time players will have a chance to...

By Weston Albert on 07 August 2017
Breath of the Wild: Dueling Peaks Found in Real Life

Breath of the Wild: Dueling Peaks Found in Real Life

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild might be one of the most creative video games in history. Nintendo’s latest instalment in the iconic series has reimagined what it means to play as Link, and...

By Cody Gravelle on 07 August 2017
Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo Starts Banning 3DS Modders

Nintendo has begun to quietly ban 3DS owners’ devices from online services if they’ve hacked or modded their handheld. The remotely activated bans are hardware specific, meaning they’re limited sol...

By Rory Young on 07 August 2017
Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

A tactical role-playing game that gives Mario a gun, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle seems to have been inspired by XCOM. However, this is not the only video game franchise that the upcoming Nintend...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 August 2017
GameStop Hosting NES Classic Giveaway This Month

GameStop Hosting NES Classic Giveaway This Month

GameStop has announced plans to give away 100 NES Classics throughout the month of August in an email sent out today. Details regarding the giveaway remain unclear for now, but the revelation that...

By Rory Young on 05 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Super Mario Odyssey Removes Sombrero Mario from Box Art

Now that the upcoming Super Mario Odyssey has its official ESRB rating, Nintendo has released updated box art for the game. But some fans have noticed that the new box art doesn’t just replace the...

By Dalton Cooper on 05 August 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

Pokemon Sun and Moon Salazzle Event Leaks

An upcoming Pokemon Sun and Moon event has leaked and is arriving surprisingly soon. According to Serebii, a level 50 “Battle-Ready” Salazzle is going to become available exclusively from GameStop...

By Rory Young on 05 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Be a Balancing Act

Nintendo Switch Online Service Will Be a Balancing Act

With Nintendo offering a paid-for online service with the release of the Switch, we look at what the company needs to do to be able to offer up a competitive service for users. With the Nintendo Sw...

By Rob Gordon on 05 August 2017
Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: The Problem with Legendary Raids

Following a year of waiting and a disastrous Pokemon GO Fest event, legendary Pokemon have finally been added to Niantic’s popular mobile game in the form of Articuno and Lugia. Unfortunately, the...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2017
Enter The Gungeon Out On Nintendo Switch This Year

Enter The Gungeon Out On Nintendo Switch This Year

The Nintendo Switch is pulling in another indie game port, this time the popular rogue-like Enter the Gungeon. Developer Dodge Roll published an update on the port to Twitter recently confirming th...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Pokemon GO Safari Zone Events Delayed

Despite past promises of an incredible summer filled with raids, gatherings, and the introduction of Legendary creatures, Pokemon GO has suffered some seriously disappointing setbacks. From service...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 August 2017
Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

Monster Hunter XX Switch Demo is Region Free

As of yet, Capcom has not openly announced a US release for Monster Hunter XX on Nintendo Switch, as the forthcoming deluxe version of Monster Hunter Generations is currently only coming to the con...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Moltres Raids Are Live In Some Regions

Pokemon GO: Moltres Raids Are Live In Some Regions

After a week of Pokemon GO players hunting down Articuno, in addition to the other Battle Raid bosses, the first legendary rotation is about to kick the blue bird out and bring in Team Valor’s masc...

By Denny Connolly on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Paint Job Cashes in on Pokemon Fandom

Nintendo Switch Paint Job Cashes in on Pokemon Fandom

Ever since the release of the Nintendo Switch, fans all around the world have been hoping that Nintendo would listen to user feedback and release themed versions of the popular new hardware. Before...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 04 August 2017
Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

Super Mario Odyssey is First Mario Game Rated E10+

At E3 2017, Nintendo went all in on Super Mario Odyssey, dressing its booth as if it were taken right from New Donk City. Fans also got an extended look at areas in the game and learned of brand ne...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2017
Capcom Increasing Nintendo Switch Support

Capcom Increasing Nintendo Switch Support

Capcom’s quarterly earnings report delivered some exciting news for Nintendo Switch fans. While many of Capcom’s largest games continue to struggle, there was one title that found surprising succes...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
GameStop Will Be Open on Thanksgiving for Switch

GameStop Will Be Open on Thanksgiving for Switch

Yesterday, GameStop announced to its employees that the video game retail chain will be open on Thanksgiving this year. This decision came about so the company could take advantage of the inevitabl...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Pokemon GO Removes Lesser Pokemon from 10KM Egg Pool

Just recently, the developers at Niantic rolled out an update for the popular augmented reality mobile title Pokemon GO that fixed several small bugs in order to ensure that the game continues to r...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Nintendo Switch Update Fixes Battery Issue

Nintendo Switch Update Fixes Battery Issue

Upon the launch of the Nintendo Switch, some owners of the console encountered connectivity issues regarding Joy-Con sync problems, which required fans of the company to ship the system in to the B...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Raid Medal Bug Reported

Pokemon GO Legendary Raid Medal Bug Reported

Earlier this month, Niantic introduced Legendary Raid battles to the resurgent Pokemon GO. Players have been eager for new content like this, so the addition was warmly received — but it seems that...

By Brad Jones on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

An anonymous source is claiming that Ubisoft is planning a price drop for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle prior to the game’s launch. The story comes from Nintendo Soup, reporting it has a verified...

By Rory Young on 04 August 2017
New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

New Nintendo 2DS XL Review

In the wake of the Switch’s formal unveiling, many had assumed that Nintendo would be moving on from its 3DS handheld in favor of providing support to its new portable/home gaming console hybrid. A...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Pokemon GO: Lugia May Be Leaving Soon

Pokemon GO: Lugia May Be Leaving Soon

Pokemon GO players have been having a ton of fun hunting down Legendary Battle Raids in the game during the last week (once they got over the Pokemon GO Fest disaster) and it’s almost time for the...

By Denny Connolly on 04 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Since launching this past March, there’s been no shortage of exclusive software to keep Nintendo Switch owners entertained. Almost every month so far has seen a noteworthy exclusive arriving for th...

By Riley Little on 04 August 2017
Splatoon 2 Beta Coming to Nintendo Switch Next Month

Splatoon 2 Beta Coming to Nintendo Switch Next Month

Splatoon 2 will be getting an open beta that will take place in late March on the Nintendo Switch, a few months ahead of the game’s scheduled launch in the summer. The original Splatoon was one of...

By John Jacques on 04 August 2017
Triple-A Game Port Headed to Nintendo Switch

Triple-A Game Port Headed to Nintendo Switch

New information has come to light that reveals Virtuos, the studio behind Batman: Return to Arkham, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, and Speed Racer, is currently porting a triple-A title to the ...

By AJ Caulfield on 04 August 2017
First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

First Pokemon GO Moltres Raid Took Place at Funny Spot

Now that Legendary Pokemon have been popping up in Pokemon GO, fans seem more into the game than ever before. In fact, Pokemon GO had...

By Riley Little on 03 August 2017
Rumor: Assassin's Creed Origins Not Coming to Switch

Rumor: Assassin's Creed Origins Not Coming to Switch

There have already been plenty of leaks for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed Origins, but that won’t stop more leaks from coming to ligh...

By Boston Blake on 02 August 2017
Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Nintendo Shows Love for Rare in Hey! Pikmin Easter Egg?

Few partnerships are as iconic as the one between Rare and Nintendo, or at least that was the case prior to their split back in 2002....

By Riley Little on 02 August 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Articuno

Shortly after Lugia’s debut in Pokemon GO, Niantic added a second legendary Pokemon to the game, the ice- and flying-type Pokemon Art...

By Dalton Cooper on 31 July 2017
Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

Pokemon Switch RPG Gets Wide Release Window

When the news that a Pokemon RPG for the Nintendo Switch was being developed by Game Freak, many fans were excited to learn more. Alt...

By Rob Gordon on 31 July 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Battles Need This Key Feature

Pokemon GO Legendary Battles Need This Key Feature

Pokemon GO has always been a game that seems to be missing some crucial features, but the recent updates to Gyms and introduction to...

By Denny Connolly on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Pokemon GO: Here's When You Can Catch Moltres and Zapdos

Despite Pokemon GO Fest being a failure in the eyes of attendees, developer Niantic has been trying its best to make up for the lackl...

By Riley Little on 30 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

Pokemon GO: How to Catch Lugia

As of July 22nd, 2017, it’s finally possible to catch legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO. The very first legendary added to the game was...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo Switch Sold 4.7 Million Units in 4 Months

Nintendo’s latest home/portable gaming console appears to be well on its way, based on the company’s wrap report following the comple...

By Riley Little on 28 July 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Getting New Champions Amiibo

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Getting New Champions Amiibo

During Nintendo’s E3 2017 press conference, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild producer Eiji Aonuma announced that the action-ad...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 July 2017
Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: 5 Best Pokemon for Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO fans have been waiting over a year for their chance to catch legendary Pokemon, and now it’s finally possible. Instead of...

By Dalton Cooper on 28 July 2017
Ever Oasis Review

Ever Oasis Review

Coming at an odd time in the Nintendo 3DS lifecycle, Ever Oasis is not a blockbuster title that rivals the anticipation of something...

By Riley Little on 28 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Rewards Extended 72 Hours

Pokemon GO Fest Rewards Extended 72 Hours

This past weekend was the first annual Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago, Illinois serving as a gathering point for fans of the massively po...

By Derek Nichols on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

Pokemon GO: Articuno Might Leave Raid Battles Soon

With legendary Pokemon now available in Pokemon GO, gamers are hard at work battling and catching the rare creatures. Sadly, it looks...

By Boston Blake on 27 July 2017
Incredibly Rare NES Games Sells For $42,000

Incredibly Rare NES Games Sells For $42,000

Being a collector in the world of video games is far from an inexpensive hobby. There are all kinds of rare and incredibly limited ti...

By Riley Little on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

Pokemon GO Fest to Be Streamed Live Via Twitch

This weekend, Niantic will be hosting Pokemon GO Fest at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois on July 22, 2017, giving fans of the popular...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 July 2017
Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

Pokemon GO Legendary Pokemon Arriving July 22

For months, Pokemon GO players have been speculating about when legendary Pokemon will be added to the game. A recent leak of a Pokem...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 July 2017
Trademark Listings Hinting at Nintendo 64 Mini Console?

Trademark Listings Hinting at Nintendo 64 Mini Console?

There’s still ample excitement surrounding the SNES Classic Edition which is set to arrive later this year, and it looks as if Ninten...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2017
Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Splatoon 2 Review in Progress

Historically, Splatoon has been presented as a bit of a slow burn for Nintendo. The original released as a barebones endeavor that sl...

By Riley Little on 26 July 2017
Super Mario Update Headed To Minecraft: Wii U

Super Mario Update Headed To Minecraft: Wii U

Next week, the Super Mario Mash-Up Pack is coming to the digital version of Minecraft: Wii U Edition and the best part is that it is...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
See Lugia in Pokemon GO

See Lugia in Pokemon GO

After months of waiting, Niantic is finally ready to deliver on the promise of a Legendary Summer for Pokemon GO players. After rolli...

By Denny Connolly on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How To Make Incense Spawn One Pokemon/Minute

Pokemon GO: How To Make Incense Spawn One Pokemon/Minute

As Pokemon GO experiences a bit of a renaissance thanks to the updated Gym features and new Battle Raids, many old players are return...

By Denny Connolly on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

Pokemon GO Fest: Why Attendees Had So Many Problems

As many gaming fans are well aware by now, Pokemon GO Fest – which was held in Chicago, Illinois’ Grant Park over the weekend – suffe...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

Pokemon GO Fest Disaster Leads to Refunds and More

It’s official: Pokemon GO Fest was an unmitigated disaster. The first ever live event for Pokemon GO was plagued by long lines, poor...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Shiny Legendary Pokemon Found in Game Code

Pokemon GO: Shiny Legendary Pokemon Found in Game Code

It’s official: Pokemon GO is introducing legendary Pokemon. Should players complete the Pokemon GO Fest challenges successfully, ever...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

Pokemon GO Fest: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

A disaster. A calamity. A catastrophe. A nightmare. All of these would be appropriate descriptions of Pokemon GO Fest which took plac...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Major Service Problems At Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO: Major Service Problems At Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO Fest takes place today at Grant Park in Chicago, IL. The event is meant to be a way for players to celebrate the game’s an...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 July 2017
Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo Switch: Splatoon's Inklings Join Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

Nintendo shows off more of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Switch, highlighting a few new tracks for a revamped Battle Mode, and five new cha...

By Riley Little on 25 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

Pokemon GO: Why Can't Players Switch Teams?

When players reach level 5 in Pokemon GO and they attempt to participate in a gym battle, they are first asked to choose a team to re...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 July 2017
Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

Wisconsin Lawsuit Ends in Pokemon GO's Favor

A preliminary injunction blocking a Milwaukee County ordinance preventing augmented reality games like Pokemon GO from being used at...

By Rory Young on 25 July 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

Metroid: Samus Returns Amiibo Functionality Announced

When Metroid: Samus Returns was announced as part of E3 2017, fans of the Metroid series were excited to see another game in the seri...

By Rob Gordon on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

Pokemon GO Lugia Raids Available in Next 48 Hours

The confirmation that Pokemon GO would finally be adding legendary Pokemon had players delighted. Developer Niantic teased and hinted...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

Pokemon GO: Region Specific Pokemon Visit Pokemon Fest

As Pokemon GO players prepare for the exciting activities of Pokemon GO Fest in Chicago today, there’s a new reason to get pumped for...

By Boston Blake on 24 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Pokemon GO: Golem May Be Best Bet in Legendary Raids

Over a year after the game’s release and Pokemon GO is finally adding legendary Pokemon to the experience. Instead of players simply...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

Pokemon GO: Mewtwo Teased in Legendary Trailer

This weekend, Pokemon GO players the world over are congregating in Chicago for the special Pokemon GO Fest live event. This event wi...

By Dalton Cooper on 23 July 2017
Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

Skyrim on Switch Footage Shows Game in Handheld Mode

About a month ago, a release date leak on Amazon pointed toward the possibility of The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim launching on the Ninte...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO Disables New Feature for Defending Gyms

Pokemon GO Disables New Feature for Defending Gyms

Earlier this week, developer Niantic introduced a new feature for Pokemon GO Gyms. Making defending Gyms a lot easier by allowing pla...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 July 2017
Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

Pokemon GO Update Makes Defending Gyms Easier

The Pokemon GO Gym update is here, allowing players to bag some worthwhile rewards for making use of the feature. Although most playe...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

New Nintendo 3DS Production Ending in Japan

Nintendo has officially revealed the end of production for the New Nintendo 3DS hardware in Japan. While no announcement was released...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

This Super Mario Puzzle is the Dark Souls of Jigsaws

With Mario Kart 8 Deluxe selling like hot cakes and Nintendo Switch exclusive Super Mario Odyssey releasing in October, the famous re...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

Super Mario Odyssey Koopa Troopa Moon Challenge

New direct feed footage of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay involving a small Moon-rewarding challenge was put online today. Nintendo Wor...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Pokemon GO Safari Zones Have Player Limits

Several days ago, it was announced that Pokemon GO would be holding Safari Zone events in Europe later this summer that will offer pl...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 July 2017
Ubisoft: More Nintendo Switch Game Reveals 'Quite Soon'

Ubisoft: More Nintendo Switch Game Reveals 'Quite Soon'

During Ubisoft’s press conference at E3 2017, it became very clear that the company has its eyes set on being one of the biggest publ...

By Riley Little on 20 July 2017
ARMS Review

ARMS Review

For a company that’s often criticized for failing to build upon its existing range of intellectual properties, there was certainly a...

By Riley Little on 19 July 2017
Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Mario & Luigi Remake is Easier than Original

Earlier this year, rumors founded on a data mine began to circulate that Nintendo was planning to release a revised edition of one of...

By Brad Jones on 19 July 2017
Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

Nintendo Switch: 10 Games We Want to See Revealed

With the special January 12th Nintendo Switch event right around the corner, we name 10 games we would like to see Nintendo reveal, i...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 July 2017
Pokemon GO: All Challenge Start Times for Pokemon GO Fest

Pokemon GO: All Challenge Start Times for Pokemon GO Fest

Pokemon GO’s first major region exclusive event, Pokemon GO Fest, is just a few days away. Although not everyone can make it to the m...

By Denny Connolly on 19 July 2017
Splatoon 2 Trailer and Release Window

Splatoon 2 Trailer and Release Window

Splatoon 2 is officially announced for the Switch with a reveal trailer that confirms new weapons, outfits, game modes, and a summer...

By Denny Connolly on 19 July 2017
Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

Pokemon GO Murder Suspect Reward Raised to $110,000

There has been no shortage of reports about the dangers of Pokemon GO since Niantic released the mobile game last summer. Players hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 July 2017
First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

First Mario Kart GP VR Arcade Gameplay Video

A Nintendo-licensed Mario Kart virtual reality game made for a Japanese arcade has released a trailer providing a first look at gamep...

By Rory Young on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

Pokemon GO: US Spends Most on In-App Purchases

It’s no big secret at this point that Pokemon GO is an absolute juggernaut when it comes to making money, as it was recently revealed...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 July 2017
Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Pokemon GO Plus Turned into Ring Accessory

Released in time for the holiday shopping season, the Pokemon GO Plus was the hottest gaming accessory of the year. It was a must-hav...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2017
Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Getting Steelbook Dual Pack

When Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon were released, the titles did much to reinvigorate the main line Pokemon franchise with phenomenal...

By Rob Gordon on 15 July 2017
Pachter: Switch Could Outsell Xbox One This Year

Pachter: Switch Could Outsell Xbox One This Year

The Nintendo Switch could outsell the Xbox One this year, according to famed games industry analyst Michael Pachter. The Switch had a...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 July 2017
Mario Kart & Splatoon to Get New Content on Switch?

Mario Kart & Splatoon to Get New Content on Switch?

With Mario Kart 8 and Splatoon apparently appearing in the Nintendo Switch reveal trailer, there’s evidence the Wii U games will have...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 July 2017
Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

Pokemon GO Player Banned Despite Crazy In-Game Spending

A Pokemon GO player has been banned after spending over $2,400 in microtransactions, claiming he’s the target of falsified report har...

By Rory Young on 14 July 2017
Nintendo Trademarks 'Check-In' App in Japan

Nintendo Trademarks 'Check-In' App in Japan

Nintendo has been one incredibly busy company as of late, juggling the Nintendo Switch, the 3DS and the Wii U. But the company could...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO: New Pokemon Hatching from Eggs

Pokemon GO: New Pokemon Hatching from Eggs

Pokemon GO players are likely already out trying to hatch as many eggs as possible during the limited time anniversary event in an ef...

By Denny Connolly on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO: The Most Popular Pokemon in Each State

Pokemon GO: The Most Popular Pokemon in Each State

Pokemon GO players have been hunting down rare monsters for just about a full year now and there are still lots more to find. Many ga...

By Denny Connolly on 13 July 2017
SNES Classic Edition Scalpers Defeated by New eBay Rule

SNES Classic Edition Scalpers Defeated by New eBay Rule

Scalpers trying to take advantage of the demand for the SNES Classic Edition have been thwarted by a new eBay rule. SNES Classic Edit...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

The Nintendo Switch port of Steep may be in trouble if recent rumors are to be believed. Steep was confirmed for the Switch ahead of...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Major Pokemon GO Event Announced for the UK

Niantic announces a major Pokemon GO event for the UK. The event will take place the same time as the summer event in the United Stat...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

Pokemon GO Anniversary Box Deal Isn't Worth It

The Pokemon GO Anniversary Box deal just isn’t worth it, argue players who aren’t satisfied with Niantic’s latest discount bundle. Ni...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey Has No Game Over Screen

Super Mario Odyssey will not have a game over state, Nintendo confirms. The company has been steadily revealing more and more informa...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 July 2017
Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Pokemon GO Celebrates First Birthday

Today marks the first year anniversary since Niantic’s augmented reality title Pokemon GO was launched to massive success, and the co...

By Alexander Pan on 13 July 2017
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Director Recruits an Old Friend

Legendary character designer and Director of the Kingdom Hearts franchise Tetsuya Nomura is lending his talents to the upcoming RPG X...

By Rory Young on 13 July 2017
Zelda Director Claims Open World May Be Series Standard

Zelda Director Claims Open World May Be Series Standard

The open-world design of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild left many concerned when the game was first announced, but those fea...

By Riley Little on 12 July 2017
Where to Pre-Order the SNES Classic

Where to Pre-Order the SNES Classic

Yesterday, Nintendo surprised very few people by announcing the SNES Classic Edition. But although the much-rumored console came as l...

By Jasmine Henry on 12 July 2017
This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

This is Why Ganon Doesn't Speak in Breath of the Wild

As the first-ever Zelda title to feature voice acting, Breath of the Wild opted to leave the series’ protagonist, Link, without any l...

By Riley Little on 12 July 2017
Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

Pokemon GO Tool Helps Players Find Raid Battle Groups

The Silph Road team is back with another tool to make life easier for Pokemon GO players. Pokemon GO recently introduced raid battles...

By Mark Knapp on 12 July 2017
ARMS First DLC Character Gameplay Trailer

ARMS First DLC Character Gameplay Trailer

Max Brass, the final character the the ARMS Grand Prix single player mode, will become the first downloadable fighter to be added to...

By John Jacques on 12 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Hatch an Ash Hat Pichu from Eggs

Pokemon GO: How to Hatch an Ash Hat Pichu from Eggs

After a slight delay due to technical issues, Pokemon GO’s one year anniversary event is officially underway. Trainers are able to ge...

By Denny Connolly on 11 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

Nintendo Switch Stolen While Boy Had Surgery

In one of the more infuriating instances of theft in the gaming world, Oklahoma police report that an unidentified man stole a Ninten...

By AJ Caulfield on 11 July 2017
Pokken Tournament: No DLC Planned For Pokemon Fighter

Pokken Tournament: No DLC Planned For Pokemon Fighter

Nintendo issues a statement in Japan confirming that there currently aren’t any plans to release downloadable content for its upcomin...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2017
Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

Interview: Zelda Director Talks Speed Runs and Future

As a frontrunner for the best game of 2017, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild managed to turn heads upon its initial release. T...

By Riley Little on 10 July 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

Pokemon GO Fest Will Feature 'Ultimate Gym'

When Niantic announced the summer event for its game Pokemon GO known as Pokemon GO Fest, it promised a celebration of the game that...

By Jasmine Henry on 09 July 2017
Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

Nintendo Switch Shortage to Blame for Retailer Troubles

It’s no secret that the Nintendo Switch has been hard to find due to supply shortages since the console launched in March. Now, UK vi...

By Boston Blake on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

Pokemon GO Adding More Golden Berry Types Soon

The latest series of Pokemon GO updates from Niantic have to be in consideration for some of the game’s best. Not only has the update...

By Cody Gravelle on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO Has Made $1.2 Billion in Revenue

Pokemon GO has been nothing short of a massive success ever since its release last July, managing to hit revenue milestone after reve...

By Alexander Pan on 09 July 2017
Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Former Sony and Microsoft Exec Prefers Nintendo Switch

Phil Harrison, former executive for both Sony and Microsoft, is back talking games during the Barcelona-based Gamelab conference and...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How Hard Will Legendary Pokemon Raids Be?

Pokemon GO: How Hard Will Legendary Pokemon Raids Be?

Pokemon GO players have been tackling Raid Battles for the last few days and the new feature seems to have succeeded in breathing fre...

By Denny Connolly on 09 July 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11, the latest single-player release in the hugely popular JRPG franchise, is reportedly coming Westward according to a...

By Rory Young on 09 July 2017
Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

Pokemon GO Teases Anniversary Event

On July 6th, 2016, Pokemon GO launched and started what can only be described as a worldwide phenomenon. Appealing to hardcore fans a...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 July 2017
5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

5 GBA Games That Should Be on 3DS

Nintendo has announced plans to drop the $249.99 price tag on the Nintendo 3DS to a much more affordable $169.99. Those who went out and purchased the 3DS on day one have probably been feeling a mi...

By Riley Little on 08 July 2017
Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO Releasing Rare Pikachu Soon

Pokemon GO will introduce a ‘rare’ Pikachu to the game soon, if a recent newsletter is to be believed. The news provides players with...

By Jasmine Henry on 08 July 2017
Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers Review

Some games resonate so strongly with an audience that a developer will continuously seek out ways to appease the masses that continuo...

By Riley Little on 05 July 2017
Splatoon Gets a New Line of Amiibo Figures

Splatoon Gets a New Line of Amiibo Figures

Nintendo announces a new line of amiibo figures for its popular Wii U title Splatoon, confirming that the Squid Sisters will be recei...

By Riley Little on 04 July 2017
Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO's Rare Pikachu May Be Ash Version

Pokemon GO is a game that has thrived on the presence of whispers and rumors about its upcoming content. Developer Niantic’s glacial...

By Cody Gravelle on 04 July 2017
SNES Classic: 10 Great Games the System Does Not Have

SNES Classic: 10 Great Games the System Does Not Have

Today saw the announcement of the SNES Classic, Nintendo’s follow-up to the highly-demanded and now out of production NES Classic of...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2017
Zelda: BotW Player Creates Fireworks Display In Game

Zelda: BotW Player Creates Fireworks Display In Game

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild players have turned out to be some of the most creative gamers out there. Although the Nintendo g...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Breath of the Wild Mod Spawns Characters and Items Anywhere

Breath of the Wild Mod Spawns Characters and Items Anywhere

The fact that Nintendo is particularly strict when it comes to tampering with its games makes it pretty hard to experiment with cheat...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Zelda: BotW Master Sword Bug Sends it to Korok Forest

Zelda: BotW Master Sword Bug Sends it to Korok Forest

A newly discovered glitch in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild allows players to ‘drop’ the Master Sword. This is just the late...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
SNES Classic Edition Missing Vital Hardware in Europe

SNES Classic Edition Missing Vital Hardware in Europe

Nintendo announced the SNES Classic Edition yesterday, much to fans’ delight. However, as pre-orders for the console go live, would-b...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO Has a Major Problem With Raid Passes

Pokemon GO Has a Major Problem With Raid Passes

Pokemon GO has a major problem with raid passes, say players who are getting to grips with the new feature. Raids were introduced to...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed Since You Quit Playing

Pokemon GO: Everything That Changed Since You Quit Playing

When Pokemon GO launched in the summer of 2016, it seemed like everyone and their mother was playing the game for a few weeks. That h...

By Denny Connolly on 01 July 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Use the Search Feature

Pokemon GO: How to Use the Search Feature

The latest Pokemon GO update teases huge changes to Gyms and Raids. However this is not the only thing that the patch offers as the n...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 July 2017
Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

Bayonetta 2 & The Wonderful 101

It hasn’t been a great week thus far for Wii U owners. With two third-party exclusives on the Wii U jumping ship, there may be concern that Nintendo’s newest console could lose even more exclusives...

By Riley Little on 30 June 2017
Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

Pokemon GO: A Guide to All Raid Battle Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO expands the game’s combat options to include more than just gym battles. Now players of a certain le...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 June 2017
SNES Classic Edition Pre-orders Hit eBay

SNES Classic Edition Pre-orders Hit eBay

Yesterday, Nintendo put an end to speculation and officially unveiled the SNES Classic Mini, the follow up to last year’s incredibly...

By Brad Jones on 29 June 2017
Japan’s Super NES Classic Edition Has Different Games

Japan’s Super NES Classic Edition Has Different Games

Despite initial rumors prefacing it, there’s no doubt that the unveiling of the Super NES Classic Edition turned a lot of heads. With...

By Riley Little on 29 June 2017
Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

Nintendo: Switch is Our Number One Priority

All things considered, the Nintendo Switch had a surprisingly strong showing at E3 2017, with Nintendo unveiling new footage of the s...

By Dalton Cooper on 29 June 2017
Video Imagines Batman and Superman as Pokemon Trainers

Video Imagines Batman and Superman as Pokemon Trainers

While it has never been a better time to be a superhero fan than right now, the various caped crusaders completely dominating the sil...

By Cody Gravelle on 28 June 2017
SNES Classic Will Have Longer Controller Cord Than NES

SNES Classic Will Have Longer Controller Cord Than NES

When Nintendo launched the NES Classic earlier this year, gamers were excited for the opportunity to revisit their favorite classic N...

By Boston Blake on 28 June 2017
Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Pokemon GO Site Helps Track Gyms and Raid Battles

Ever since the latest update to Niantic’s incredibly-successful Pokemon GO, players all over the globe have been coming together in o...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 28 June 2017
Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO Fest Tickets Sold Out in 30 Minutes

Pokemon GO is one of the most popular mobile titles in the history of mobile gaming, and the response to the recently-announced Pokem...

By Sarah Fields on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gym Update Is Live

Pokemon GO Gym Update Is Live

Pokemon GO is getting one of its biggest updates ever this week with the release of Battle Raids and a complete overhaul to the Gym s...

By Denny Connolly on 27 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

Pokemon GO: Ditto Sweeping Makes Beating Gyms Easy

The Pokemon GO Gym update is now available and has proved to be a huge hit with players. But the updated feature has also given rise...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Game Gets Takedown Notice

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Fan Game Gets Takedown Notice

As soon as Breath of the Wild NES began making its rounds on gaming news sites earlier this week, the project’s days were numbered. T...

By Curt Hutson on 26 June 2017
Super Smash Bros. Melee: Invincible Ledge Attack Found

Super Smash Bros. Melee: Invincible Ledge Attack Found

There may not have been a Smash Bros. Switch announcement at E3 2017, but that doesn’t mean the franchise isn’t still on the minds of...

By Denny Connolly on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

Pokemon GO Gyms Now Award More Pokecoins for Defending

The latest update for Pokemon GO made some fairly significant tweaks to gyms, but Niantic hasn’t been upfront with all the changes it...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

Breath of the Wild Director Explains Timeline Placement

There’s little question that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been a huge success for Nintendo. Indeed, that much is evide...

By Riley Little on 26 June 2017
Zelda Fans Can Buy Breath of the Wild Shield

Zelda Fans Can Buy Breath of the Wild Shield

The Legend of Zelda is a series that has always managed to make a major dent in pop culture, even when it comes to recognizable logos...

By Rob Gordon on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

Pokemon GO Raid Battles Feature Some Weird Bosses

The latest update for Pokemon GO is a rather substantial one, making major changes to gym battles and adding raids. The latter sees p...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

Switch User Makes Dock Out of Game Boy Advance SP

It’s fair to say that the Nintendo Switch has really grabbed the attention of long-term Nintendo fans, wowing users with titles such...

By Rob Gordon on 26 June 2017
Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Pokemon Sun and Moon Offering 5 More Mega Stones

Nintendo today revealed and began its next major Pokemon Sun and Moon event, gifting five new previously unavailable Mega Stones to t...

By Rory Young on 26 June 2017
Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

Pokemon GO Increases Item Storage in New Update

While Pokemon GO may never be as popular as it was last summer, the game is still played by millions of dedicated fans on a daily bas...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 June 2017
Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Nintendo Not Causing Switch Stock Shortages on Purpose

Gamers who are yet to get their hands on a Nintendo Switch might well have a hard time finding a retailer that still has stock of the...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 June 2017
Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

Skyrim Nintendo Switch Release Date Leaks via Amazon

At E3 2017 Bethesda revealed new details about Skyrim for the Nintendo Switch. Although the company only penciled the game in for a h...

By Jasmine Henry on 25 June 2017
Nintendo Apologizes for Switch Shortages

Nintendo Apologizes for Switch Shortages

The Nintendo Switch has a lot going for it. On top of an already meteoric rise to the top of sales charts in a way that the much-mali...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Do Raids Have A Level Requirement?

Pokemon GO: Do Raids Have A Level Requirement?

Update: Trainers level 25 and above can now participate in Raid Battles at select Gyms around the world. Pokemon GO’s latest update has the potential to breath fresh life into the mobile AR game. By...

By Denny Connolly on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Feeding Pokemon In Gyms Can Rewards Candy

Pokemon GO: Feeding Pokemon In Gyms Can Rewards Candy

Pokemon GO’s new update totally changes the way that Gym mechanics work and the community is very excited. The new system is meant to...

By Denny Connolly on 25 June 2017
Pokkén Tournament Supports Every Amiibo

Pokkén Tournament Supports Every Amiibo

The Pokémon Company’s and Bandai Namco’s forthcoming fighting game, Pokkén Tournament, provides support for every amiibo that’s curre...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 June 2017
Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Pokemon GO Raid Battles May Feature Legendary Pokemon

Ever since the game’s official reveal trailer showed players teaming up to do battle with and capture the legendary Mewtwo, Pokemon G...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 June 2017
Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

Pokemon: Nintendo Switch Game Details Revealed

The last few weeks for Nintendo and its beloved Pokemon franchise have been a rollercoaster ride. The June Pokemon Direct Stream came...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 June 2017
Play the Nintendo Switch with a Gamecube Controller

Play the Nintendo Switch with a Gamecube Controller

The Nintendo Switch is a prime example of just how far excellent first-party support can get a console in its early days. Although th...

By Cody Gravelle on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO Event Extended Because of Login Issues

Pokemon GO Event Extended Because of Login Issues

Although Pokemon GO has resolved many of the technical issues that plagued the early days of the mobile game, the app isn’t without i...

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO: How Raid Battles Work

Pokemon GO: How Raid Battles Work

Pokemon GO’s upcoming patch is bringing some massive changes to the way players interact with in-game Gyms. In addition to a complete...

By Denny Connolly on 24 June 2017
Pokemon GO: Gym Updates and Raids Revealed

Pokemon GO: Gym Updates and Raids Revealed

Since the very beginning of Pokemon GO, the mobile game’s PvP aspect has been its weakest link. The gym system was fun at first, but...

By Denny Connolly on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

Super Mario Odyssey Delivers 60 FPS on Nintendo Switch

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference of E3 2017, many regard the company has having one of the best for focusing...

By Derek Nichols on 23 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Super Mario Odyssey Could Feature Donkey Kong Cameo

Nintendo gave fans a very in-depth view of Super Mario Odyssey during its E3 2017 showcase, revealing everything from new Amiibo to t...

By John Jacques on 23 June 2017
Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Although the announcement of Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle might not have been the most surprising announcement of E3 2017, given th...

By Rob Gordon on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO: How to Earn Gym Badges

Pokemon GO: How to Earn Gym Badges

As Pokemon Go nears its first anniversary, Niantic is preparing a major update that completely revamps the somewhat underdeveloped Pv...

By Derek Nichols on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Pokemon GO Starts Branding Cheaters' Accounts

Niantic has had its hands full since Pokemon GO‘s release combatting cheaters and GPS spoofers to keep the game fair. In its latest e...

By Sarah Fields on 23 June 2017
KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

One of the more low-key announcements during Nintendo’s E3 2017 presence was the release date for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, which was r...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 June 2017
Pokemon GO Update Tweaks How Players Earn Pokecoins

Pokemon GO Update Tweaks How Players Earn Pokecoins

Yesterday, Niantic detailed some of the big changes coming to Pokemon GO, specifically an update to Gyms that will introduce the new...

By Brad Jones on 22 June 2017
Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

Miyamoto Claims Pikmin 4 Development is 'Progressing'

With E3 2017 well under way, gamers have gotten a solid understanding of what to expect from Nintendo in the coming months. Still, Pi...

By Riley Little on 22 June 2017
Nintendo Switch System Update 3.0.0 Patch Notes

Nintendo Switch System Update 3.0.0 Patch Notes

Nintendo has released the latest System Update for the Nintendo Switch console, allowing players to download version 3.0.0 at their l...

By Rory Young on 22 June 2017
Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

Horizon Zero Dawn Outsells Nintendo Switch Game ARMS

PS4 exclusive RPG Horizon Zero Dawn has seen a resurgence of popularity following an appearance during the Sony press conference at E...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 June 2017
Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amazing Double Lynel Kill

Zelda: Breath of the Wild Amazing Double Lynel Kill

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is an incredible achievement for Nintendo – it’s one of the best games of 2017, and the longe...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 June 2017
Zelda Update 1.2 Adds 9 Audio Languages

Zelda Update 1.2 Adds 9 Audio Languages

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been out for nearly two months at this point, and the game is still receiving updates on...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 June 2017
Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

Fire Emblem Warriors Trailer Shows Off New Gameplay

While Nintendo may have had the shortest press conference at E3 2017 this year, it was laser focused on the Nintendo Switch. Fans got...

By Derek Nichols on 21 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Confirmed by Nintendo

Having revealed a new Super Mario Odyssey trailer earlier today, along with new gameplay details, Nintendo is going all out on hyping...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo Reveals First Free DLC Fighter for ARMS

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character that will be joining the roster of its newest fighting game,...

By Riley Little on 20 June 2017
Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

Metroid: Samus Returns Announced in E3 2017 Trailer

During the Nintendo Treehouse showcase following Nintendo’s official E3 2017 Spotlight, Metroid: Samus Returns was unveiled. The 2D g...

By Rory Young on 20 June 2017
E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Hands-On Preview

Although a lot of the focus around Super Mario Odyssey coming out of E3 2017 is centered on the hat mechanic, which lets players cont...

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2017
Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

Super Mario Odyssey Co-op Play Revealed

E3 2017 has proved to be an important one for Nintendo, with the company taking a lot of time to show off Super Mario Odyssey. The ga...

By Rob Gordon on 20 June 2017
Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Appear More At Night

Pokemon GO: These Pokemon Appear More At Night

Pokemon GO players have been collecting data since the day the mobile game released in hopes of understanding spawn patterns and nest...

By Denny Connolly on 20 June 2017
Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Don't Fall for This Nintendo Switch Pokemon Stars Scam

Over the last few months, rumors have been mounting that Pokemon Sun and Moon would come to the Nintendo Switch as Pokemon Stars. Nin...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 June 2017
ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

ARMS' First Free DLC Fighter Revealed by Nintendo

Nintendo has pulled back the curtain on the first downloadable character t