Mario Kart Tour will be “Free to Start”

Start your engines. According to Game Informer, the upcoming Mario Kart Tour for smart devices will be free to start. Which is Nintendo shorthand for a range of possibilities. It could be like Super Mario Run, where the bulk of the game is locked behind a one-time transaction. Or it could be like Fire Emblem: Heroes, where there is a gacha model that... Read More | Share it now!

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Party-Fighting Game “Brawlout” Getting Retail Release

Merge Games has partnered with Angry Mob Games to bring a retail edition of the party-fighting game, Brawlout, to Nintendo Switch. Merge Games’ Managing Director, Luke Keighran, remarked, “We are delighted to have teamed-up with Angry Mob Games. Brawlout is an awesome title and partnering with Angry Mob Games has been a great experience.... Read More | Share it now!

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Nintendo is Making Mario Kart go Mobile

Mama mia! Nintendo’s next franchise to hop into the Mobile market is significant. Mario Kart Tour is penciled in to release next financial year. Which could mean anything from April this year to March next year. Details are pretty light on the title right now, though. That said, it’ll probably fare better that Miitomo. After all, Super... Read More | Share it now!

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New Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition Launches in Stores on Jan. 26

On Jan. 26, an adorable New Nintendo 2DS XL system featuring Pikachu’s iconic mug launches in stores for $159.99. The New Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition system features a design featuring a stylized close-up of Pikachu’s face. As with all Nintendo 2DS systems, the New Nintendo 2DS XL Pikachu Edition system plays Nintendo 3DS games in 2D. The... Read More | Share it now!

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New Pokémon heading to Pokkén Tournament DX this year

Two waves of brand new downloadable content are heading to Pokkén Tournament DX for Nintendo Switch In today’s Nintendo Direct event thing, the Pokémon Company International and Nintendo announced an upcoming Battle Pack for Pokkén Tournament DX, featuring two new waves of DLC exclusively for the Nintendo Switch console. The first wave of... Read More | Share it now!

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Hyperkin is Making a Game Boy Clone

New and improved. If you’re old enough, you probably have some fond memories of the original Game Boy. It was the handheld that established Nintendo’s dominance of the market against all comers, even the more technologically advanced systems of the time. And the only updates it got over its 14 year life span were liposuction, a (very... Read More | Share it now!

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Wireless Super Gamepad for Super NES Classic Edition Out Now

The highly-anticipated wireless solution for the Super NES Classic edition is now available on Amazon and the My Arcade website. My Arcade’s Super Gamepad allows gamers to revisit the SNES classics with the functionality of today’s gaming consoles, including wireless functionality for total convenience and TURBO capabilities to deliver... Read More | Share it now!

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Nintendo Power is Resurrected as a Podcast

Nintendo Power is back, in Pog podcast form. One of the many regrets I have is that I never got hands on the last issue of Nintendo Power. Scalpers immediately descended on it, and made sure you weren’t paying any less for it than an unreasonable price for a magazine. Not like it was an essential, mind; the magazine being sold to a different... Read More | Share it now!

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