Hyper Light Drifter arriving on Switch next week

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: News, Switch

After its announcement earlier this year, I’ve been waiting patiently for any word on Hyper Light Drifter’s Switch debut. Thankfully, the Nindie Showcase kicked off with that very game, detailing some of the new features on Switch and when exactly we’ll be able to get it.     Through its…

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Undertale coming to Switch on September 18th

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: News, Switch

As revealed in today’s Nintendo Indie Highlight Direct, the wildly popular RPG Undertale has been given a release date for the Switch. Undertale will finally arrive on a Nintendo platform on September 18th. The dog-petting/skeleton-dating simulator is being ported by popular publisher 8-4. Keep it here for more indie news!…

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Nintendo Wiretap (8/28/18)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Switch, 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: Blade Strangers on Switch

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

It feels like the Switch is getting new fighting games fairly regularly, usually in the form in re-released classics or spinoffs of existing franchises. Nothing new had cropped up and caught my eye, until out of nowhere during E3 2017 when Nicalis started showing off this unheard of fighting game…

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Review: The Messenger

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

Regardless of what types of games I played growing up, sprites are always going to define “video game” for me in a visual sense. There’s something so pure to the medium about pixels coming together — you can even guess when a game was created based on how it looks…

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Super Mario Odyssey getting a starter pack bundle

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

If you’ve yet to do the odyssey and travel around the world with Mario, you might be in luck. Next month, Nintendo of America is set to release a new starter pack bundle featuring Super Mario Odyssey and the game’s accompanying Traveler’s Guide, and it’ll cost the same as the…

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