Tag: Nintendo

Nintendo Switch Online FAQ: What you need to know about the Switch online service

With just a few days to spare before the service launches, Nintendo has told us basically everything there is to know about Nintendo Switch Online. As such, we figured this would be the right time to put together a comprehensive FAQ, addressing everything from the release date to the cost to the features to the […]

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Nintendo Switch Online launches on September 18th with 7-day free trial

A year and a half after launching, the Nintendo Switch is finally getting an official online service. Nintendo announced on Wednesday that Nintendo Switch Online memberships will kick off on September 18th, which is less than a week away. Switch owners will be able to take advantage of a 7-day free trial as well. Nintendo […]

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Nintendo’s next mobile game Dragalia Lost will launch on September 27th

Back in April, we learned that Nintendo teamed up with Cygames to create a mobile action RPG called Dragalia Lost. At the time you could only pre-register for the title on the Japanese language website, but as of today there is now an English listing of the game on the Play Store, and you can pre-register for […]

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Why games cost more for the Nintendo Switch than other platforms

I own a Nintendo Switch. I deeply Enjoy my Nintendo Switch. I am not, however, thrilled to discover that I am paying more games for my Nintendo Switch than folks playing on other platforms are. From Ars Technica: The folks over at Switch blog Switcher decided to quantify how much that “Switch tax” costs while […]

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Nintendo Switch Online now slated to launch in the second half of September

We’re coming up on a year and a half since the Nintendo Switch first launch, and yet the console still doesn’t have a dedicated online service. That’s finally going to change next month though, as Nintendo announced on Thursday that Nintendo Switch Online will launch “in the second half of September.” Nintendo first began discussing […]

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Nintendo Switch Online Service Set For Second Half Of September

Earlier this year Nintendo confirmed that their upcoming online service for the Nintendo Switch would be launching in September. Now according to a new announcement from the company, it seems that we might have narrowed the timeframe down to the second half of September, although specific dates have yet to be confirmed. Advertising According to […]

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Video Game Release Dates for PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and PC Gaming Titles

Updated August 7th When it comes to scheduling out your entertainment, you’ve got a lot of options these days. We’re in the age of Peak TV, Superhero Cinema, and have an unparalleled amount of content available across a wealth of online providers. It’s hard enough to keep release dates straight for your favorite TV shows, […]

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Breath Of The Wild Gets Official Placement On The Zelda Timeline, But There Are Shenanigans

Since The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild came out in March 2017, fans have been dying to know where it fits on the series’ official timeline. Now, Nintendo has provided an answer—sort of. Breath of the Wild is way at the end, but it’s not connected to the rest of the timeline. In […]

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Four Years Later, Players Found A Metroid Hidden In Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze

Screenshot: Kotaku (Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze) There’s a metroid in Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze and someone finally found it. The search took four years, but it turns out it’s actually not that hard to find once you know where to look. Players have long suspected there might be more Metroid-themed easter eggs hiding out […]

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Salt And Sanctuary Is Better When You Can Put It Down

I’m flying across the country tomorrow and need help keeping calm while I travel. Luckily, the Nintendo Switch has added dozens of exploration-focused titles to distract me, including the 2D Soulslike Salt and Sanctuary. Like Hollow Knight, it’s a game that fares much better on a portable console. Salt and Sanctuary originally released in 2016 […]

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