E3: Xenoblade Chronicles 2 impressions

Categories: Switch

The first Xenoblade Chronicles is one of my favorite games ever. Its rich story, complex characters, mesmerizing world and beautiful soundtrack will forever stand as a testament to the artistry of games for me. Yet when a spinoff/sequel sort of thing was announced a couple years back — Xenoblade Chronicles…

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E3: Fire Emblem Warriors impressions

Categories: 3DS, Switch

Waiting in line for Fire Emblem Warriors at E3, I had one expectation: that this would be like every other Warriors/Musou game in existence, with a Fire Emblem skin and some slight tweaks accordingly. But when I finally got my hands on the game and tore my way through the…

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eShop Update: Week of 6/22/17 (North America)

Categories: 3DS, Retro, Switch, Wii U

This week in the Nintendo eShop: ARMS punches in, Cave Story+ recaptures our hearts and Ever Oasis gives our Switch a much needed break. Disclaimer: Having missed last week’s eShop update due to all the exciting festivities taking place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, we’re doubling up on all…

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Monster Hunter Stories arriving in Europe on September 8

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

The cute and colorful spin-off Monster Hunter Stories finally has a confirmed release date in Europe, after being announced for localization back in April’s Nintendo Direct. It will be published by Nintendo in the region on September 8th. For North America the game is still listed as a fall release,…

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Metroid: Samus Returns’ European special edition detailed

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

UPDATE: We may have our first look at the upcoming Metroid: Samus Returns Legacy Edition heading to Europe later this year. While it isn’t 100% confirmed, it definitely looks legit and contains all of the items previously announced. Source Yesterday, alongside the game’s announcement, a special edition of Metroid: Samus…

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Miitopia gets a general overview trailer

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

Miitopia is just over a month away from its western launch, and the demo is finally available in Europe after launching in the US during E3 last week. To mark the occasion, Nintendo UK has released a new overview trailer for the game focusing on its many aspects. It’s worth…

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Hey! Pikmin demo arrives on the European eShop

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News

There’s no doubt many of you are on the fence regarding Hey! Pikmin – after all, it takes the franchise in a whole new direction and it’s developed by the team behind the divisive Yoshi’s New Island. Thankfully, those of you with a European 3DS can check out a demo…

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Signed copies of Cave Story+ in the wild

Categories: Merchandise, News, Switch

Nicalis has been promoting Cave Story+’s release in fun ways this week so far. To top it off, there seems to be a big retweet party of fans picking up physical copies and sharing what keychain they pulled from GameStop’s exclusive edition. The celebration doesn’t end there though! If you…

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