Nintendo Explains Why They’re Still Keeping The 3DS Around

With the Nintendo Switch offering up a bigger display and more powerful hardware, it made sense that many believed that the Switch was designed to replace not just the Wii U, but also potentially the 3DS due to the fact that it could be taken around just as easily as it could be plugged into a TV.


Metroid Prime 4 Is ‘Well In Development’

Last year during E3 2017, Nintendo announced and confirmed that a new Metroid game in in development in the form of Metroid Prime 4. However fast forward to today, Nintendo seems to have kept mum on any kind of Metroid-related announcements, and updates on the status of the game were missing from Nintendo’s presentations this year.


Tranquil Underwater Indie ABZU Announced For Nintendo Switch

We’re not sure what it is about the Nintendo Switch, but the console has managed to attract a fair number of indie titles onto it. These titles come in the form of ports of indie games that have already been launched, as well as brand new titles designed specifically for Nintendo’s latest console.


Horror Indie Five Nights At Freddy’s Will Be Coming To Consoles

Five Nights at Freddy’s (FNaF) is an indie horror survival game that has managed to win the hearts of many gamers. The game pretty much only existed on the PC as well as mobile devices such as those running on iOS and Android, but the good news for console players is that the game will now be headed to your platform.


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Nintendo Switch NES Controllers Now Available For Pre-Order

Back in September, Nintendo unveiled official NES controllers designed for the Nintendo Switch. For those who are interested in the controllers, an announcement on Nintendo’s Twitter page has revealed that the controllers are now available for pre-order where they are expected to begin shipping out to customers mid-December.


YouTube For Nintendo Switch Arrives Today

It was reported last week that the YouTube app may finally be coming to Nintendo Switch. Many would have expected the app to be there already since YouTube is the world’s number one source of online videos but that wasn’t the case. The wait is finally over for Nintendo Switch owners as it has been confirmed that the official YouTube app for their console is arriving today.


8BitDo’s Adapter Lets You Use Wired GameCube Controllers With The Switch

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will be coming out soon and as most hardcore Smash players would advise, playing the game on a GameCube controller is the best way to enjoy the game, and the good news is that it looks like the game will support GameCube controllers. However we imagine that some players might run into issues with connecting the controllers to their Switch.


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC Lineup Has Been Decided

Nintendo’s upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will feature pretty much every Smash character that has been released to date. It will also include a bunch of new ones taken from Nintendo’s newer franchises such as Splatoon. However in case the 70+ playable characters simply isn’t enough, not to worry as Nintendo has it all planned.


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate ‘World Of Light’ Trailer Released

Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. franchise has been mostly a multiplayer affair, where players duke it out against each other to try and emerge the winner. However with the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Nintendo seems to be trying a different tactic and will be introducing a “World of Light” adventure mode to the game.


YouTube For The Nintendo Switch Could Be In The Works

These days consoles are more than just machines for gaming. They also double as entertainment devices, where gamers can watch movies, videos, surf the web, chat with friends, and more. So far as far as the Nintendo Switch is concerned, the console has remained largely a device for gaming.


Additional Characters Revealed For Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

A few days ago, Nintendo held a Direct presentation in which they shared more details about the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate title. During the presentation, it was revealed that the game would be getting two more characters in the form of Street Fighter’s Ken and Incineroar from Pokemon.


Diablo 3 Amiibo For Nintendo Switch Revealed

Earlier in the week, it was speculated that there could be an Amiibo in the works for Diablo 3 on the Nintendo Switch. It looks like the datamine was accurate because Blizzard and NIntendo have since officially announced the Diablo 3 Amiibo in the form of a “loot goblin” which is expected to be exclusive to GameStop.


Fortnite Installed On Nearly Half Of All Nintendo Switch Systems

Fortnite’s popularity has been pretty much established, aided by the fact that the game is pretty much playable on every conceivable platform out there, such as computers, phones, tablets, and consoles. In fact according to Nintendo, they claim that Fortnite has been downloaded and installed on nearly half of Nintendo Switch systems worldwide.


Nintendo Outlines How They Plan To Keep Switch Players Engaged

The problem with a lot of games is replayability, where unless you’re an online game that is constantly being updated and combined with the unpredictability of other players (which makes things fun and less static), chances are that most players will stop playing a game after a while because they’ve run out of things to do.