Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Nintendo Switch review – Can it compete with PS4 and Xbox?

CRASH BANDICOOT N.SANE TRILOGY NINTENDO SWITCH REVIEW • £34.99 Pros – Unrivalled levels of nostalgia • Incredible art style • Packs a graceful audio punch • Nintendo Switch’s portability makes it the definitive version of Crash • Tons of replayability • Adorable cast of characters Cons – New mechanics can initially be frustrating to learn • The […]

How do you pronounce “NES”? Nintendo throws a wrench in the debate

What you call the system on the left could depend in part on whether or not you grew up with the system on the right… You can keep your long-running debate about how to pronounce GIF. For me, the argument over how to pronounce “NES”—the abbreviation for the Nintendo Entertainment System—is the more interesting and […]

Nintendo Switch games news: Gamescom lineup revealed ahead of August Direct

Nintendo Switch fans might want to get a ticket to Gamescom, because the console is going to be highlighted in a big way. Ahead of the rumoured Nintendo Direct presentation for August, the company has revealed its lineup for Gamescom. Taking place in Cologne, Germany, the European gaming expo runs from August 21 until August […]

Nintendo Switch Fortnite: How to get Fortnite for Nintendo Switch? Price, how to download

The Nintendo Switch is the latest console to join the roster of machines capable of playing the most popular game on the market, Fortnite. Nintendo announced the release of Battle Royale on their platform back at E3 in June, revealing that the free-to-play game would be ready to download immediately. Nintendo allowed players to connect to other […]

Nintendo Switch free games UPDATE: Paladins arrives on Switch eShop with crossplay

Having released as a closed early access game for the Nintendo console, it has now been announced that fans can grab the free-to-play title from the Switch eShop. Paladins initially released in early access on the Nintendo Switch on June 12, during E3 2018. And until now, players could only gain access to the game […]

Theme Park Bits: Disco Yeti Might Actually Bust a Move, Super Nintendo World Could Feature a Gaming Element

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: The paralyzed yeti in Disney’s Expedition Everest ride may finally be on track to move again. Some misattributed photos have led to false reports of an animatronic Lion King movie model. Florida parkgoers, you’ll definitely want to see what your new Mickey Mouse beignets look like. A man in his […]

Theme Park Bits: Disco Yeti Might Actually Bust a Move, Super Nintendo World Could Feature a Gaming Element

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: The paralyzed yeti in Disney’s Expedition Everest ride may finally be on track to move again. Some misattributed photos have led to false reports of an animatronic Lion King movie model. Florida parkgoers, you’ll definitely want to see what your new Mickey Mouse beignets look like. A man in his […]

Nintendo Labo contest champions include a solar accordion and teapots

If it wasn’t already apparent that you can do much more with Nintendo Labo than what comes in the box, it is now. Nintendo has unveiled the winners of a Creators Contest that challenged them to produce games and musical instruments, and the results go well beyond what you might expect. One of the more […]

Nintendo hid a load-your-own NES emulator inside a GameCube classic

Enlarge / Replacing that memory gibberish with a carefully crafted memory card file lets you load arbitrary NES games through Animal Crossing. (credit: Nintendo) Fans of the early-2000s era GameCube version of the original Animal Crossing likely remember the game including a handful of emulated NES titles that could be played by obtaining in-game items […]