Splatoon 3 Rewards Splatoon 2 Players For Transferring Saves

Splatoon 3 Rewards Splatoon 2 Players For Transferring Saves

Image: nintendo Some players have poured hundreds of hours into Splatoon 2. Thankfully, Nintendo recently revealed that all of that hard work won’t be wasted when fans boot up Splatoon 3. Instead, they’ll be able to transfer their save data and reap big rewards in the process. Nintendo unleashed a torrent of info about what’s … Read more

Super Punch-Out’s Two-Player Mode Has Been Found After 28 Years

Super Punch-Out’s Two-Player Mode Has Been Found After 28 Years

Image: nintendo Super Punch Out!!the 1994 SNES game released as a sequel to the 1987 NES original, is like its predecessor a single-player game. You play as Little Mac and fight your way through a succession of cartoonish boxing opponents, and every single battle is just you against the computer. But it was, until now! … Read more

Bayonetta 3 Rating Reveals New Story And Online Details

Bayonetta 3 Rating Reveals New Story And Online Details

Image: Nintendo, PlatinumGames If this year wasn’t already busy enough for the Switch with titles like Xenoblade Chronicles 3 and Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, there’s also Bayonetta’s next outing to look forward to this October. If you are eager to learn more about the story of Bayonetta 3, Australia’s Classification Board has detailed what’s in … Read more

It’s Time to Embrace Physical Media Again

It’s Time to Embrace Physical Media Again

Photo: Cheevarut (Shutterstock) It’s finally time to admit streaming apps and digital distribution have ruined most creative media industries, and maybe physical media was the right choice all along. Okay, that’s a tad dramatic. But it’s not exactly wrong. To be fair, streaming apps aren’t all bad. Streaming services and digital storefronts make it easy … Read more

Mario Kart 8 Leak Might Have Clues About Future DLC Races

Mario Kart 8 Leak Might Have Clues About Future DLC Races

screenshot: nintendo Nintendo hasn’t revealed what the majority of Mario Kart 8‘s new courses will be, but players think they already know thanks to some clues reportedly left in the latest DLC files. Dataminers say the latest update contains a ton of leftover music references that hint at what 14 of the remaining 32 courses … Read more

Super Mario 64 Becomes A First-Person Horror Game

Super Mario 64 Becomes A First-Person Horror Game

A guy gets a mysterious letter from his girlfriend, arrives at a castle to find her missing, and loads of rooms full of monsters…it’s the setup to 1996’s classic Super Mario 64sure, but it’s also very much also a survival horror pitch, which is why this new fan-made project is such a perfect fit. Via … Read more

Everything We Know About The Gyms

Everything We Know About The Gyms

screenshot: Nintendo / Kotaku Today’s Pokémon Presents revealed more details about how the gym system in pokemon scarlet and Purple works. You’ll be playing as a student at an academy, and beating some of the toughest trainers in the region is just part of your school assignment. Tough, but fair. Depending on which version of … Read more

Nintendo Rules Out Any Price Increase On The Switch In Japan… For Now

Nintendo Rules Out Any Price Increase On The Switch In Japan… For Now

Image: Nintendo Life/Zion Grassl Amidst a weak yen in Japan, electronics are currently facing some serious price hikes, including the likes of Apple’s iPhone, but also emcompassing a wide range of pretty essential goods including TVs, fridges, dishwashers, and printers. One area that seems to be immune (for now) is the video game console market. … Read more

Xenoblade 3 Is Already Winning Me Over

Xenoblade 3 Is Already Winning Me Over

screenshot: nintendo I’ve been looking forward to Monolith Soft’s next game since the last one ended in 2017, though not without my fair share of reservations. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 was a meandering JRPG with a hodgepodge of systems and extremely uneven storytelling. As much as I love the series, I was worried Xenoblade Chronicles 3 … Read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is Getting A New Race Track After All

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Is Getting A New Race Track After All

screenshot: nintendo just nintendo unveiled details for the second wave of Mario Kart 8 updates, and fans got a sweet surprise: an original race track. Sky-High Sundae will be available as part of the next installment of Mario Kart 8 DLCs, and it looks incredibly edible—pretty. I meant pretty. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe — Booster … Read more