Even though we’re barely into July, we’re still being forced to think about the next school year, because the march of time isn’t fast enough. Right now, this existential nightmare is being brought to you by Nabisco and The Pokémon Company via the confusingly named “Pokémon Snack. Play. Win?” promotion….
Around a month ago, we reported on retro N64/PS1-style platforming Frogun, a charming title about a girl named Renata who explores a host of ruins with her ritual amphibian grappling hook friend. Well, now we have a release date! The old-fashioned platformer will be leaping onto Nintendo Switch August 2nd….
Rejoice, those who were kids (or young at heart) in the late ’00s! After abruptly becoming inaccessible in March due to what Nintendo vaguely described as “maintenance,” the Wii Shop Channel and DSi Shop are both up and operational! … And mostly functionless, as nobody’s been able to buy anything…
Designer and writer by day, gamer by night, Lauren dreams big when it comes to creative endeavors. Perhaps that's why she's taken on the roles of creative director and managing editor for Nintendo Wire. If she had a video game superhero alias, it might just be The Visionary, a true keeper of imaginative order.