Oniken and Odallus heading to Switch in early February

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

If you’ve exhausted the Switch’s many, many retro-inspired titles, or are just on the market for a new blast to the past, then you may want to clear out your plans for February 8th. Developer Joymasher is partnering with Digerati to bring Oniken and Odallus to modern consoles, starting first…

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Soften up with the Fluffy Little Pokémon collection

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Merchandise, News

It feels like nearly every weekend brings something new to Pokémon Center stores, and this Saturday will be no different. Arriving in Japan will be an all new cute collection starring Pikachu and pastels. Have a look at what’s new with the Fluffy Little Pokémon collection!   Headlining it all…

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Nintendo Wiretap (1/17/19)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Retro, Videos

Welcome to the Nintendo Wiretap! Each day the team here at Nintendo Wire works tirelessly to bring you the best, most relevant late-breaking Nintendo news this side of the Mushroom Kingdom. To help make ingesting all these meaty stories easier than Kirby hopped up on Miracle Fruit, we’ve compiled a…

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Review: Travis Strikes Again: No More Heroes

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

Back on the Wii one of my favorite pickups was No More Heroes. Putting you in control of Travis Touchdown, an up and coming beam katana assassin climbing the ranks of killers, it was a strange game where you spent time dumpster diving and mowing lawns to raise up some…

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Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth rated in Australia

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

With Joker heading to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo will be shining a spotlight on the Persona series like never before. It’s great timing too, as it sounds like Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth could see a localized release on 3DS this year. The official Australian Classification Board has given…

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Game Freak’s Giga Wrecker Alt. confirmed for Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

After a few early ratings board leaks, Giga Wrecker Alt. has been officially confirmed for Switch. One of Game Freak’s rare non-Pokémon experimentations, Giga Wrecker originally released for Windows back in 2017 as part of the studio’s internal “Gear Project” where developers try out new ideas. Rising Star Games will…

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Review: YIIK: A Postmodern RPG

Categories: Reviews, Switch

The most upsetting kind of game is not one that’s catastrophically awful, or aggressively mediocre, but rather one that should by the sum of its parts be an unmitigated wonder, only to fall short of its own promises due to flaws of its own making. A game that’s truly horrible…

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