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Guide: Gigantamaxing in Pokémon Sword and Shield

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Guides, Switch

One of Pokémon Sword and Shield’s biggest additions (literally) are the Dynamax battles, using the Galar regions massive stadiums to good effect to up the scale of battles. As we’ve seen, some Pokémon get an even bigger boost out of the mechanic in the form of Gigantamax forms, and we’re…

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Game Freak gives more insight on the new generation of Pokémon games, including battles, the making of, more

Author: Caleb Mina
Categories: News, Switch

The official Pokémon website has released a new interview with Sword and Shield’s Shigeru Ohmori and Junichi Masuda of Game Freak. For those uninitiated, Shigeru Ohmori is the games’ director, while Junichi Masuda is a producer.  Topics of conversation included ensuring balance within the game, the shift in story, thoughts…

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Sindel revealed for Mortal Kombat 11

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: News, Switch

The DLC train keeps a-rolling for Mortal Kombat 11. The next one to join up is Sindel, one of my personal favorites, who brings a variety of hair and scream based moves. Sindel’s trailer shows off plenty of hair-raising attacks, including some with a glaive-type weapon. Her fatality features lots…

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Konami applies for new Goemon trademark in Japan

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: News, Switch

Fresh off of his inclusion as a Mii Costume in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, it looks like the Mystical Ninja Goemon might get a little busier in the future. As reported by Japanese Nintendo, Konami has applied for a new trademark on Goemon that covers both “game program” and “game…

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Nintendo Wiretap (11/13/19)

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Amiibo News, 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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