Badge Arcade News: 2/28/17

Categories: 3DS

Closing out February with a whimper is a complete lack of new badges to fawn over. In anticipation of the Nintendo Switch release, returning badges in the Mario Kart 8, Splatoon, Super Mario and Legend of Zelda series are stopping by the Arcade all week long. A little bunny also…

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Shakedown Hawaii confirmed for Nintendo Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: 3DS, News, Switch

In February of last year a new game from vBlank, the developer of Retro City Rampage, was announced – Shakedown Hawaii. It was originally scheduled for 3DS, but now it has been confirmed for the Nintendo Switch, too. A spiritual successor to the top-down GTA inspired 2012 indie hit, Shakedown…

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Runner3 confirmed for Switch in 2017

Categories: News, Switch

While previously unclear whether Runner3 would release on Nintendo platforms, Choice Provisions has officially confirmed during today’s Nindies Showcase that the challenging rhythmical stylings of Commander Video will officially be making the Switch! While not entirely shocking given the franchise’s long legacy on Nintendo platforms, what is surprising is the…

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Three Chucklefish games announced for Nintendo Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

One of the most prominent indie developers and publishers in recent years is Chucklefish, and now they’re finally making a huge push on a Nintendo system with the Switch. During today’s Nindies Showcase, three games were announced for the system. First up is last year’s smash-hit Stardew Valley, which has…

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Nindies Showcase event kicks off today at 9 a.m. PST

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: News, Switch

With only a few days before the Nintendo Switch releases, Nintendo of America is taking the hype train out of the station for one more ride Tuesday morning for a Nindies Showcase livestream! While it’s currently unknown when games or developers will be featured during the event, it’s sure to…

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Here’s what Switch Joy-Cons look like dissected

Author: Lauren Musni
Categories: Switch

Are you someone who enjoys checking out the inner workings of electronics? Are you a Nintendo fan? If you answered yes to both of those questions, you’re in luck: @linknees on Twitter was kind enough to open up the two neon Switch Joy-Cons and share photos of how they appear…

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