The World Ends With You: Final Remix announced for Switch

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

Perhaps the biggest surprise to come out of the inherently-surprising Nintendo Direct Mini came at the very beginning – The World Ends With You is getting a Switch port. The 2008 DS game which was produced by Tetsuya Nomura (Kingdom Hearts, Final Fantasy VII) has been beloved for years, and…

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Super Mario Odyssey getting free minigame and outfit DLC

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

While it’s not a Season Pass announcement Super Mario Odyssey will still be getting plenty of post-launch support it looks like, with today’s sudden Nintendo Direct Mini revealing a Balloon World minigame and confirmation of new outfits. Balloon World will unlock after beating the main game and it is basically…

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Kirby Star Allies gets a March 16th release date

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

It’s been a few months since we got confirmation that the Switch’s Kirby game would be subtitled Star Allies and now we finally have a launch date for the adorable adventure, thanks to today’s Nintendo Direct Mini. You’ll be able to pick up Kirby Star Allies on March 16th, 2018!

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Dark Souls Remastered confirmed for Switch release

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

In today’s surprise Nintendo Direct Mini we saw the not-entirely-unexpected reveal of Dark Souls Remastered for the Nintendo Switch, an updated version of the beloved hardcore RPG with rebuilt lighting and sound effects based on the more recent Dark Souls III.     Not only that but the multiplayer will…

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Rumor: Nintendo Direct Mini imminent

Author: Tom Brown
Categories: News, Switch

For a few weeks now we’ve been hearing constant murmurings of a January 11th Nintendo Direct, yet the day has come and we’ve heard nothing besides some odd teases from Nintendo. If the latest report from Kotaku UK is anything to go by, however, that’s entirely deliberate. Written by Laura…

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Nintendo Wiretap (1/10/18)

Categories: 3DS, News, 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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Fire Emblem Heroes v2.1 update rolls out

Categories: Mobile, News

UPDATE: A video detailing the banner has been released, confirming that Micaiah (Blue Tome Infantry), Sothe (Dagger Infantry) and Zelgius (Sword Armor) are on it, while Oliver (Blue Tome Infantry) is a future GHB unit. It also confirms a new story chapter. Check out the trailer below.     A…

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1080° Snowboarding trademark renewed in Europe

Categories: News, Retro

1080° Snowboarding, a classic for the N64, is undergoing a revival (of the trademark kind) in Europe. The game is turning 20 years old next month, so you could argue that something might be planned for this anniversary. If you do a little research though, you’d find that the process…

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Review: Battle Chef Brigade

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: Reviews, Switch

I’ll cut right to the chase: Battle Chef Brigade is my second favorite game of 2017. First is Breath of the Wild, and a close third is Super Mario Odyssey. In late December, however, I downloaded Battle Chef Brigade on a whim and it swiftly shot to the top of…

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