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Archer and Rider Link Amiibo Functionality in Breath of the Wild Discovered

Archer and Rider Link Amiibo Functionality in Breath of the Wild Discovered

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild will be compatible with multiple Legend of Zelda amiibo figures, and now we finally know the functionality of two of the two ones: Archer Link and Rider Link. Thanks to images that have surfaced online¬†of the boxes for these two amiibo figures, we know that th... »

Nindies Showcase Set for February 28, No Virtual Console on Switch at Launch

Nindies Showcase Set for February 28, No Virtual Console on Switch at Launch

The Nintendo Switch is almost here, and Nintendo has made some important announcements about what we can expect to see from the eShop at launch. Nindies First, Nintendo is celebrating the Switch’s lineup of indie games with a special showcase. These “Nindie” games will be featured ... »

3 Nintendo Switch Games You Might Overlook (but Shouldn’t)

3 Nintendo Switch Games You Might Overlook (but Shouldn’t)

Ever since the announcement of the Nintendo Switch, its biggest games have dominated the headlines: Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2… but several other games have been announced as well. Here are three worthwhile Nintendo Switch games you might have overlooked. Snipperclips:... »

Alan Stone, Nintendo of America Co-Founder, Has Died

Alan Stone, Nintendo of America Co-Founder, Has Died

You might not have heard of Alan Stone, but he played an important role in bringing Nintendo games to us. Sadly, he passed away on Friday, February 17, at the age of 71, after a battle with cancer. In 1981, Alan Stone co-founded Nintendo of America. He was one of the primary people who helped distri... »

Several Nintendo Switch Digital Game Sizes Revealed

Several Nintendo Switch Digital Game Sizes Revealed

Thanks to Nintendo Switch game listings from Nintendo of Japan, we now know the sizes of several Nintendo Switch games. If you plan to get most of your Switch games physically, this shouldn’t be an issue, since physical games aren’t installed to the system. If you’re interested in ... »

My 5 Hopes for Super Mario Odyssey

My 5 Hopes for Super Mario Odyssey

For me, Super Mario Odyssey is the biggest reason to be excited for the Nintendo Switch. Not only is it a brand new Mario game on Nintendo’s newest console, but it’s a return to the gameplay style of Super Mario 64 and Super Mario Sunshine. Nintendo even cites those games specifically wh... »

Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber Now on Wii U Virtual Console

Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber Now on Wii U Virtual Console

The Nintendo 64 isometric real-time strategy RPG Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber is now available on the Wii U Virtual Console in North America. Ogre Battle 64 is the third game in the Ogre Battle series. The first two were Ogre Battle: The March of the Black Queen and the tactical RPG Tact... »

Join the Splatoon 2 Global Testfire on March 24-26

Join the Splatoon 2 Global Testfire on March 24-26

Just like Nintendo had fans try out the original Splatoon for the Wii U during special “Global Testfire” demo events, they’re planning to do the same thing for Splatoon 2 on the Nintendo Switch. The Splatoon 2 Global Testfire¬†will give all Nintendo Switch owners 6 chances between M... »

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