Tag Archives: nintendo

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Start This Month

By : James Glaze | Tue, Aug 1, 2017

Just earlier this month, Walmart cancelled all pre-orders for the upcoming release of the Super Nintendo Classic Console.  This had many extremely upset and rather confused.  Nintendo has finally spoke on the confusion by confirming that later this month pre-orders will be available to a number of retail stores. It is expected that pre-orders will...

First Nintendo Switch Streaming App Announced

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 12, 2017

The Nintendo Switch just recently turned 4 months old and has seen been doing quite well in terms of sales.  But there has been one thing lacking that fans have been asking for, and that is video streaming apps like Netflix and Amazon Prime. Nintendo commented back in March saying that streaming services will “come in time” but did give an estimated...

Nintendo Switch Online App to Release in July

By : Jason Segalla | Thu, Jul 6, 2017

Nintendo has announced July 21 as the release date for its Switch Online smartphone application. This release corresponds with the launch of Splatoon 2 and will feature the service SplatNet 2, a feature developed for Splatoon 2 players for online voice chat, messaging services, co-op and competitive matchmaking, and statistics tracking. The Nintendo...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Update Released

By : Ray Smith | Thu, Jun 29, 2017

Nintendo is back with another update to Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch! In the update, they fix various issues with online matches to other issues with their racing items. Check out the complete list below! Version 1.2: Players can use Pikmin-themed amiibo to unlock a Pikmin Suit for the Mii driver. Race rules and course name are now displayed...

Super Nintendo Classic Announced

By : Ray Smith | Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Following their highly successful (and hard to find) NES Classic, Nintendo just announced they will be releasing the SNES Classic this Fall. In this bundle you get the system in miniature form, 21 games, one HDMI cable, one USB charging cable with AC adapter and two wired Super NES Classic Controllers. Check out the complete list of games below! Contra...

New Nintendo Switch Update

By : Ray Smith | Mon, Jun 19, 2017

Nintendo is back continuing to improve the Nintendo Switch following last week’s hectic E3 week. In the newest system update, we get features that fans have been clamoring for like improvements to prevent unintended HDMI input change with certain TVs and changing the system volume from the quick settings menu. Check out the complete list below! Added...

Sony Defends Lack of Cross-Platform Play on PlayStation 4

By : Ryan Cox | Sat, Jun 17, 2017

It was recently announced at E3 2017 that a handful of video game titles, including Rocket League and Minecraft, would be gaining the capability to play online multiplayer with players on other systems. For the first time, gamers will be able to cooperate or compete with one another across multiple gaming networks and consoles. For Minecraft and Rocket...

Metroid Prime 4 Announced

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jun 13, 2017

Metroid Prime fans REJOICE! Today at Nintendo’s E3 Conference, they officially announced that Metroid Prime 4 is in development for the Nintendo Switch.  Check out the very short teaser announcement below: Yup, that is it.  Although there is literally no details other than it is in development for the Nintendo Switch, just knowing that a new Metroid...

New Yoshi Announced

By : James Glaze | Tue, Jun 13, 2017

[UPDATE 6/14] Nintendo just released 30 minutes of new gameplay for Yoshi on the Nintendo Switch. Check it out below! Today, Nintendo announced a new Yoshi solo game coming to the Nintendo Switch later next year.  The announcement trailer showed off the new game which looks to be a cross from the previous Yoshi release, Yoshi’s Woolly World, and...