If you’ve been meaning to get your hands on some Nintendo Switch and/or 3DS titles but felt that some of them were a tad expensive, you’ll be pleased to learn that to celebrate E3 2018 (which has since ended), Nintendo has launched a special sale in which select games have received some pretty big discounts.
While Kingdom Hearts 3 was no doubt the focus on Square Enix’s E3 2018 presentation, a notable absence at Square Enix’s presentation was the Final Fantasy VII remake. The game was announced a couple of years ago but fast forward to today, Square Enix has revealed little to nothing about the game and their progress.
When it comes to gaming headsets, there are plenty of choices available in the market today. Some can be rather expensive and comes with all the bells and whistles for gamers who feel like they could benefit from those features, but if you’re not necessarily a hardcore gamer, Turtle Beach could have a couple of headsets for you.
Earlier this year, it was speculated that Nintendo could share additional reviews about its Yoshi game for the Nintendo Switch, and possibly even offer up a release date at E3 2018. However amidst all of Nintendo’s announcements during its conference at the event, there was no mention of the game at all.
Considering how popular Fortnite Battle Royale is, it made a lot of sense that Nintendo would want to get the game onto its platform, which they did when they officially announced its launch and availability on the Switch yesterday. It turned out to be a pretty smart move because according to the official numbers, it has since been downloaded 2 million times.
While the Nintendo Switch is home to quite a few big name titles, especially from Nintendo’s own franchises, the console also seems to be doing a good job of attracting indie developers. For those who might be familiar with indie platformer Hollow Knight, which launched in 2017, you’ll be pleased to learn that it is now available for the Switch.
Ahead of E3 2018, Nintendo actually announced some new Pokemon games in the form of the new Pokemon: Let’s Go series. Nintendo also announced that there would be an accessory for gamers in the form of the Poke Ball Plus which would also double up as a controller for the game.
Earlier today during E3 2018, Nintendo officially announced Super Smash Bros. Ultimate which would be launching on the Nintendo Switch. No doubt this is great news and we’re sure that there are many gamers who are eager to get their hands on it. What’s even better news is that it looks like the GameCube’s controllers will be supported.
Just like how with pretty much every Nintendo console release we can expect to see new Mario Kart, Super Smash Bros., and Super Mario games, there were some gamers who were undoubtedly wondering where the Mario Party game was for the Nintendo Switch which was launched last year.
Team17, the company best known for the Worm series of games, has announced the launch of its next game, Overcooked 2. For those unfamiliar, Overcooked is a game that was released back in 2016. It is a cooking game that focuses on teamwork where players will have to work together to complete orders in challenging situations.
Nintendo’s Fire Emblem series has found its way across multiple Nintendo platforms in the past, and more recently it also found its way onto mobile. For those who were hoping to see a new Fire Emblem title on the Nintendo Switch, you’ll be pleased to learn that will be happening as Nintendo has since announced Fire Emblem: Three Houses.
As you might have heard, Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch has been announced. As per the announcement, the game will support cross-play meaning that players on different devices will all be able to play together. However it seems that this will include every platform except for Sony’s PS4.
A few months ago, Nintendo confirmed that a new Super Smash Bros. game would be launching for the Nintendo Switch. However the company was mum on the details and apart from a confirmation, little was revealed about the game, at least until now where at E3 2018, Nintendo has officially unveiled Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
Ahead of E3 2018, we have been hearing multiple rumors that Epic’s Fortnite could be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The good news for those who are looking forward to playing the game on their Switch, you’ll be pleased to learn that it is official, but not only that, it also seems that the game is now available for download.
PlayStation 4 exclusive God of War has unquestionably been a hit as the title sold more than five million copies in its first month alone. Many would have already finished the title by now but Sony Santa Monica Studio will soon give them a reason to get back into the game once again. It has confirmed that a new Game+ Mode is being developed for God of War.
The makers of the popular Infamous series of superhero games have been working on a new title called Ghost of Tsushima that’s going to be exclusive to the PlayStation 4. The first gameplay trailer for this seemingly impressive game was revealed during E3 2018 in Los Angeles and it certainly seems promising.
Following his split from Konami, Hideo Kojima launched his own studio, Kojima Productions, where the company’s first game would be a game titled “Death Stranding”. Kojima is a masterful game designer and storyteller and so far all the trailers that have been released have only generated more intrigue as to what the game would be about.
Ahead of E3 2018, the folks at Naughty Dog released a very short teaser for The Last of Us 2, indicating that they would be revealing more at E3. If this is a game that you have been looking forward to, then you’ll be very pleased to learn that Sony and Naughty Dog have since released a gameplay trailer for the upcoming game.
As per the rumors, Bethesda has confirmed that Fallout 76 will be an online game where there will be an emphasis placed on working and interacting with other players. While Fallout has supported multiplayer, what the game is known for are its campaigns and storyline which are largely single-player based.
After having been announced years ago, Square Enix finally confirmed that the game would be released on the 29th of January, 2019. For fans of the game who can’t wait to get their hands on the game, you might be interested to learn that there will be a Deluxe Edition that will be priced at $230.