The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening review. The beat goes on – Review

Walk up to any fan of The Legend of Zelda franchise and ask them what their favorite game of the series might be. Odds are good that they will respond with either Ocarina of Time or A Link to the Past. If you ask enough people you will inevitably run into some hipster who tries …

Two NES games to be added to Nintendo Switch Online library

One of the perks of subscribing to the Nintendo Switch Online service is the ability to access a growing library of NES games which can be downloaded and played on the hybrid console. There are currently about thirty-five games on the service for the North American region (players in Japan get a few more games …

Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King Makes 20x More Revenue On Switch Than Steam

It has been apparent that Nintendo Switch owners absolutely love their indie games. In fact, one independent development studio can now stay in business thanks to the support from all of you Switch players who are willing to take a chance on indie video games. Castle Pixel, the maker of Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King …

Super Smash Bros. Coming to Nintendo Switch in 2018

Some awesome things were announced during today’s Nintendo Direct presentation. One of those announcements just happened to be a new, untitled Super Smash Bros. game for the Nintendo Switch. Yes ,that perfect little handheld that is getting a new Kirby, Mario Tennis, and Dark Souls remaster will also be getting the epic fighting game. Take …

Review: Mulaka (Playstation 4)

Mulaka is a game that came across the ethereal surface of my existential desk recently. I had been following the development cycle for Mulaka a little, and was definitely interested to see how this game would play out. On the surface, it has a very cool, almost Zelda-lite sensibility to it. The product description reads …

Retro Flashback: Super Smash Bros. Melee

It’s the #1 game on the Gamecube, the biggest fighting game since Street Fighter II, and the only thing everyone cares about seeing on a Nintendo Direct. This game has been widely played and obsessed over since the day it released on Nintendo’s tiny little lunchbox. It’s been thoroughly used as a base for a …

Three Titles Added To Nintendo Selects Lineup For 3DS

It isn’t every day that you hear the words “Nintendo” and “big discount” in the same sentence but it happened today. The Big N has added three games for the 3DS to the Nintendo Selects lineup. First up is the 3DS exclusive The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds. That game is a sequel …

Review: Blossom Tales – The Sleeping King (Switch)

Although The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has been dominating the industry since its debut last March, there is no forgetting about the franchise’s 2D roots. We’ve already seen the likes of Ittle Dew 2 make it to the Nintendo Switch, and now we’re seeing another game inspired by the Zeldas of old …

Nintendo Switch Is The Fastest Selling Video Game Console In US History

After a slow start with the 3DS and shockingly slow sales with the Wii U, you really can’t blame Nintendo for boasting a little. After almost a year on the market, the Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling video game console in the United States. Nintendo of America proudly made this announcement via Twitter: Within …

Nintendo & Sony Dominate Amazon’s Top 10 Best Selling Games of 2017

The fine folks over at Nintendo must be very happy about their product sales through online retailer Amazon. After all, Nintendo published a whopping seven games from Amazon’s Top 10 Best Sellers of 2017. As you have probably guessed, Super Mario Odyssey was the best selling game of last year followed by Mario Kart 8 …