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Slime-san’s Blackbird’s Kraken Update Coming to Nintendo Switch

When the Nintendo Switch version of Slime-san was originally announced, it was unknown whether or not it would include the Blackbird’s Kraken DLC. Well, players can wonder no longer as developer Fabraz has officially revealed that the free update will be available for Nintendo Switch players, and it’s coming sooner than people might expect, on February 22, 2018. To celebrate the …

Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk Shows Dungeon Crawling Action and Dark Humor in First 20-Minutes of English Gameplay

Last week, NIS America announced that Coven and Labyrinth of Refrain will be coming west as Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk. If you’re not familiar with the title, Labyrinth of Refrain: Coven of Dusk is a dungeon crawler RPG featuring a witch named Droyna who has traveled to the town of Refrain to explore a deadly dungeon that none who …

Blizzard Has No Plans to Port Hearthstone to Nintendo Switch

There’s been a rash of disappointing news for Nintendo Switch fans expecting ports. Yeterday news spread like wildfire that A Hat in Time by Gears for Breakfast would not be making it to Nintendo Switch, and today a Blizzard representative has noted that a Nintendo Switch version of Hearthstone isn’t in development. News comes with publication PowerUp!’s interview with Dean …

Nintendo thinking into the box

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> It’s true that young kids tend to have more fun playing with the packaging their expensive gifts come in than the gifts themselves, but now Nintendo are letting young ‘uns (and adults) get creative with both via Nintendo Labo. While the rest of the …

Chromagun: review

Format: Switch (Reviewed), PS4, Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Pixel Maniacs Developer: Pixel Maniacs Players: 1 Site: http://pixel-maniacs.com/chromagun Game code provided by the developer Eagle-eyed readers might have noticed that we’ve previously reviewed Chromagun. For those of you who don’t remember or haven’t read the original review or don’t care, we thought it was quite good. …

Shu: Switch review

Format: Switch (Reviewed), PS4, PC, Vita (yes, really) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Coatsink Software Developer: Coatsink Software, Secret Lunch Players: 1 Site: http://coatsink.com/games/shu/ Game code provided by the developer Already sitting comfortably on a few other formats for a while, Shu has now made its way to Switch, bringing the DLC with it as part of the …

Nintendo Says Labo’s Durability Will be Part of the fun

When it was originally unveiled, Nintendo Labo picked up traction because it came out of nowhere and because it seemed like a very “Nintendo” thing to do. It wasn’t long, however, before fans started to question the feasibility of expensive cardboard cutouts. In a recent investor Q&A,  Nintendo Director Shinya Takahashi explained why the team went …

First Week Retail Sales Number in for Super Mario Odyssey: Around 2.15 Million Units Sold.

It’s Mario Time! The 3D platform-adventure game from publisher and developer Nintendo – Super Mario Odyssey – sold 2,148,546 units first week at retail, according to estimation. First week sales can be viewed down below for the week ending October 28. Global Weekly Chart Top 10 Sales: Pos Game Weekly Total Week # 1 Super Mario Odyssey …

Nintendo Reveals Adorable Pearl and Marina Splatoon 2 amiibo

Today, Nintendo revealed that they’d finally be giving two of Splatoon 2’s most popular characters, Pearl and Marina, the amiibo treatment. Back in April of 2016, Nintendo revealed the original Squid Sisters from the first Splatoon would be getting an amiibo double pack, so it seemed only natural that Pearl and Marina would follow suit when the second title released last summer. The upcoming amiibo pack was …

DOOM on Nintendo Switch’s Next Update Will Fix Audio, Menus, and More

While consensus is that DOOM on Nintendo Switch is a terrific port to a handheld system, few would deny that it isn’t a little rough around the edges when compared to the PC, PS4, or Xbox One versions. And while developers Panic Button and id Software can’t fix some issues stemming from the underlying hardware, a forthcoming update …