Unicorn Overlord is the next gorgeous Vanillaware adventure

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

As soon as gameplay from Unicorn Overlord showed up on screen during today’s Nintendo Direct a certain subset of players will have immediately pegged it as a Vanillaware game, with its gorgeous animation and environments repping their signature style. The studio, previously known for Odin Sphere, Muramasa: The Demon Blade,…

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New WarioWare: Move It! trailer showcases microgames and ‘Forms’ mechanic

Categories: Switch, News

Today’s Nintendo Direct featured a brand-new trailer for WarioWare: Move It!, showcasing several of its over 200 microgames and its central “Forms” gameplay mechanic.     Each microgame in Move It! requires a specific pose, called a “Form,” to complete, like “Ba-KAW” Form in a pecking microgame and “Fashionista” in…

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Japan’s upcoming Nintendo Museum will be complete by March 2024

Categories: News

Construction of the previously announced public gallery of Nintendo’s history, now officially named the Nintendo Museum, will be completed by March 2024. The gallery will be housed within the Nintendo Uji Ogura Plant in Kyoto, Japan. Originally dedicated to manufacturing of Hanafuda and playing cards when built in 1969, it…

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Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door remake announced for Nintendo Switch

Categories: News, Retro, Switch

Twenty years later, the most storied Mario RPG of all time is coming back – Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door is being remade for the Nintendo Switch. Now let me scream: AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!     The remake features fully updated graphics with new lighting and detail more akin to recent Paper…

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