(Video) Atelier Lydie & Suelle Character Feature Trailer

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

We’re only about two months away from the release of Koei Tecmo’s latest Switch entry, Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings. This anime inspired, turned-based adventure follows alchemist twins, Lydie and Suelle as they search for rare materials to become strong alchemists. Check out the latest…

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Creator of Downwell hired by Nintendo of Japan

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News

A few years back a little Japanese indie game called Downwell got quite a lot of acclaim around the globe after it launched for smart devices, PC, PS4 and Vita. Mixing simplistic pixel graphics with unique mechanics where you’re encouraged to propel yourself upwards with gunfire, players couldn’t get enough…

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Rounding up the latest Super Mario Odyssey concept art

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Earlier this month Nintendo promised it would share Super Mario Odyssey concept artwork via its franchise-specific UK and Japan Twitter accounts throughout 2018. It kicked off with a look at early Mario and Cappy sketches and now we’re getting a peek at even more. For starters, there’s some info on…

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Nintendo Wiretap (1/22/18)

Categories: News, Switch

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: Kirby Battle Royale

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: 3DS, Reviews

As much of a dream come true Kirby’s 25th Anniversary has been when it comes to merchandise and events (in Japan at least), the game side of the celebration’s been lacking. 2017 saw two expanded sub-games released via the eShop, both of which left a lot to be desired, and…

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Owlboy heading to Switch this February 13th

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

One of 2016’s best and most overlooked indie games, Owlboy, is finally getting the chance to spread its wings and fly onto consoles very soon. The developers at D-Pad Studio have confirmed via Twitter that the Switch version will be making its debut this February 13th, just in time for…

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Winter Sports Event begins in Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

Categories: Mobile, News

A new event has begun in mobile game Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp, allowing players to receive limited-edition wintry clothes and amenities for their campsite. The Winter Sports Event, which follows this month’s Rover-themed event, has no butterflies to be found — instead, players craft exclusive items using snowflakes obtained through…

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SteamWorld Dig announced for Nintendo Switch

Categories: News, Switch

The second installment in the acclaimed SteamWorld series has been announced for a release on Nintendo Switch, according to a tweet from developer Image & Form.   Yes it's TRUE! Rusty has dug his way up and will resurface on #NintendoSwitch. Our claim to fame, our wonderful pride and joy…

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Sonic creator Yuji Naka joins Square Enix

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News

Well, this is a bit unexpected. Yuji Naka, the programmer of the original Sonic the Hedgehog and former head of Sonic Team, has joined Square Enix. The news comes via the legendary developer’s personal Twitter feed, where he also confirms he is developing once more. There’s no word yet on…

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Valkyria Chronicles 4 throwback DLC gets a trailer

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

If you’re a fan of strategy games 2018 is shaping up to be quite the year for them, with one of the most notable being the long-awaited Valkyria Chronicles 4 from Sega. Releasing for PS4 in Japan this March, and for the Nintendo Switch in the summer, marketing for the…

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