Yet another Pokémon has joined the Build-A-Bear ranks, and this time it’s the turn of Pikachu’s adorable little baby and feisty Smash Bros. terror, Pichu. You can go ahead and pick up a Pichu of your own from the Build-A-Bear store as we speak (UK / US). To get Pichu and its full set of
We are very likely to see what Goichi “Suda 51” Suda and Hidetaka “Swery 65” Suehiro have recently been working on. A livestream has been announced by IGN Japan who will feature both game developers to talk about a “secret project”. You can watch it here on YouTube when it goes live on 23rd October
The legendary Super Saiyan Broly will soon join Dragon Ball FighterZ as a DLC character. He follows on from the recent release of Gogeta and is featured in the second season pass. To help build the excitement for the release of this character, Bandai Namco has shared a first-look over on Twitter. Power up for
We finally have Luigi in Mario Kart Tour so he can join in the fun and games with his much-loved brother Mario and the rest of the gang, but what about Waluigi? Well, Nintendo has announced he will make his debut in the kart racer for iOS and Android on the game’s next tour. At
When Nintendo launched Mario Kart Tour on mobile devices in September, one character missing from the initial roster was Luigi. After making headlines a number of years ago for his “death stare” in Mario Kart 8, the famous brother is now being added to the newest entry as a part of the month of Luigi
There’s a new game based on the much loved Fairy Tail series heading to the Nintendo Switch and footage of the game debuted at this year’s EGX 2019. The RPG is developed by Gust and it seems from the promotional content that it will feature a total of fifteen recruitable party members. Take a look at
Bringing a game like The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition to the Switch was previously palmed off as impossible, yet here we are now playing it on this exact system. While there are plenty of people out there who still can’t believe such a large and visually stunning title has been released on
Draw Distance, the team behind Vampire: The Masquerade – Coteries of New York, have now confirmed that the adventure title will be heading to the Nintendo Switch some time in the first quarter of next year, which isn’t too far away. The PC version of Vampire: The Masquerade – Coteries of New York will be
If you’ve got some sweet high-quality headphones on-hand and happen to play the online battle royale game Fortnite on a regular basis, you might be interested to hear Epic Games has added in a new option that makes it easier to detect which direction you’re about to be attacked from. Alongside the launch of Chapter
Nintendo has come under fire from Japanese gamers with the upcoming release of Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Encore on Nintendo Switch which is due out on the 17th January. A number of people who had pre-purchased the title digitally had not been made aware that there was censorship in the Nintendo Switch version of the game.
In June, there was a rumour the new Nvidia Shield device – now known as the Nvidia Shield TV Pro – could share the same chipset as the upgraded Switch. With less than a few weeks to go until Nvidia’s new product is released, a now-removed Amazon listing has revealed much more about this device.
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch Return of the Obra Dinn – In 1802, the merchant ship Obra Dinn set out for the Orient with over 200 tons of trade goods. It never arrived. After five long years lost at sea, the missing ship has drifted back
Pay your respects by Liam Doolan 1 hour ago The popular video streaming app Hulu will be removed from the Japanese Wii U eShop on 24th July 2020, officially marking the end of the service on Nintendo’s troubled system. This follows on from its termination in North America earlier this year. After the app has
The Pokemon GO team has informed fans which Pokemon to be on the look out for during the next Community Day which takes place on Saturday, 16th November. This time it will centre around Chimchar and proceedings will begin at 11am until 2pm. Have fun out their next month trainers! For just a few hours
League of Legends developer and publisher Riot Games has announced a new game exclusive to mobile and consoles. It’s called League of Legends: Wild Rift and the plan is to have the mobile version “fully live everywhere in the world” by the end of next year – with the console versions to follow at some
SEGA has confirmed this afternoon that Sonic the Hedgehog will be a playable character in the forthcoming Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD. The speedy blue hedgehog will be available as an unlockable character. From the sounds of it there will be plenty of unlockable items and costumes throughout the game as players progress further
Chucklefish has finally lifted the lid on its upcoming DLC. It’s officially titled Wargroove: Double Trouble and is entirely free. This new content is designed with “co-op play in mind” and adds a new story and three new Outlaw Commanders. They include the mighty Wulfar, the trouble-making twins Errol and Orla and the maleficent Vesper.
Halloween is fast approaching at the end of the month and the Pokemon GO team has detailed what to expect during the spooky season in the popular smartphone game. You’ll get Double Candy rewards, Pokemon such as Duskull and Yamask, new avatar items, spooky Special Research, and Raids featuring Darkrai, and also Pokemon wearing cute costumes.
Fortnite has gone, and this is the only thing left For the last couple of years, Fortnite has been the biggest game in the world. Now, it’s gone. Today saw the end of Fortnite’s tenth in-game season, with a spectacular live event taking place which was expected to tease the start of Season 11 and
Digital Foundry is always hard at work checking out the latest video games and how they hold up from a technical point of view. Their latest project is Sniper Elite 3 for the Nintendo Switch platform and they have come away impressed with their time spent with the game. Sniper Elite 3 runs at a
[embedded content] Earlier this month, the Ultimate Edition of Sniper Elite 3 arrived on the Switch. We gave the third-person tactical shooter game seven out of ten stars and said it was a well worth a look, despite its shortcomings. The tech experts over at Digital Foundry have now had some time to investigate the
We know Nintendo is no stranger to the world of fitness games. After Wii Sports burst onto our screens in 2006, a whole swarm of fitness ‘exergaming’ titles were unleashed during the Wii era, including the more popular titles like Wii Fit (2008), Ubisoft’s Just Dance (2009) and 505 Games’ Zumba Fitness (2010), to the
[embedded content] Earlier this week, we got a scary surprise when Capcom released demos for Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6 on the Switch eShop, ahead of the big release later this month. So, how do they hold up compared to existing versions? The experts over at Digital Foundry had a look and found
Get ready to challenge your brain in a variety of ways in Dr Kawashima’s Brain Training for Nintendo Switch, coming to Nintendo Switch in Europe on 3rd January 2020. Enjoy new exercises, some of them making use of the right Joy-Con’s IR Motion Camera*, or tap and train with classic exercises from past Brain Training games that can be played using
The demos of upcoming Switch games just keep coming this week. Following from the Resident Evil games and Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD, Sega has now made one available for Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The catch is you’ll need to have access to a Japanese eShop account to download
This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Complete Edition – You are Geralt of Rivia, mercenary monster slayer. At your disposal is every tool of the trade: razor-sharp swords, lethal mixtures, stealthy crossbows and powerful combat magic. Before you stands a war-torn,
Yesterday, Nintendo’s latest mobile release Mario Kart Tour got a hefty update, adding 14 new characters and multiple classic courses. The new Tokyo event also went live. It runs for a total of two weeks and gives players the chance to work their way up in the rankings to collect as many Grand Stars as
This week’s Japanese sales charts are in via Famitsu and it has been an unimpressive week with all systems down. The Nintendo Switch sold 89,137 units, the PlayStation 4 systems sold 12,388 units, and the Nintendo 3DS systems sold 1,303 units. Dragon Quest IX S remains no.1 but received a huge drop in sales for
This week’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate event is the “Autumn Snackfest” and it starts this Friday, on 11th October. Nintendo Australia posted the promotional artwork and announcement over its official Twitter account: The three-day Super #SmashBrosUltimate spirit event “Autumn Snackfest!” starts on 11/10! After a battle you’ll get a Snack (L), and the EXP you
Japanese publication Dengeki is reporting that the recently released Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition has sold through 65% of its initial shipment. Over 300,000 copies were sold during the game’s opening week which is very impressive given the original had already sold a lot of copies on the Nintendo