SUDA51 was once approached by Activision to make a Deadpool game

Back in August, SUDA51 (director of the No More Heroes series and CEO of Grasshopper Manufacture) went on record to say he would love to make a Marvel-themed video game, listing Deadpool as one of his top choices. Interestingly, it seems that idea was almost more than just a dream. In a recent interview with… Continue reading SUDA51 was once approached by Activision to make a Deadpool game

Stardew Valley’s creator has announced a new game, Haunted Chocolatier

By now, you have probably heard about the news that Eric Barone, also known as ConcernedApe, has been hard at work on creating a brand new game. If you don’t know who ConcernedApe is, he is the creator of Stardew Valley. Stardew Valley has been a very successful game that has released on many platforms,… Continue reading Stardew Valley’s creator has announced a new game, Haunted Chocolatier

Japan: Nintendo Switch family sells 72,944 units, Metroid Dread at No.2

The latest Japanese boxed software and hardware charts have arrived, thanks to the team at Famitsu. The best-selling video game this week is Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba which opened at a decent 94,849 copies sold on PlayStation 4 and 20,187 copies sold on PlayStation 5 and was followed by Metroid Dread which shifted an… Continue reading Japan: Nintendo Switch family sells 72,944 units, Metroid Dread at No.2

Pokemon Company reveals Hisuian Zorua and Hisuian Zoroark for Pokemon Legends: Arceus

The Pokemon Company has posted a new video on their Twitter account unveiling the mysterious research footage which was uploaded on social media platforms the other day. The video footage has thankfully been restored by the mighty Professor Oak and it shows off Hisuian Zorua and Hisuian Zoroark. Pokemon Legends: Arceus is due to be… Continue reading Pokemon Company reveals Hisuian Zorua and Hisuian Zoroark for Pokemon Legends: Arceus

US: Nintendo Download for 21st October 2021

This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following content: Nintendo eShop on Nintendo Switch Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Cloud Version – Fire up Star-Lord’s jet boots for a wild ride across the cosmos in this third-person action-adventure game, a fresh take on Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. With the unpredictable Guardians at your side, blast your way… Continue reading US: Nintendo Download for 21st October 2021

Masahiro Sakurai reveals how Sora came to be in Super Smash Bros Ultimate

In a recently translated Famitsu column, Smash Bros creator Masahiro Sakurai reveals how the highly requested Sora from the Kingdom Hearts franchise came to be in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. As we already know, Sora was the most requested new character in the Fighter Ballot, however, Mr. Sakurai thought it was going to be near… Continue reading Masahiro Sakurai reveals how Sora came to be in Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Metroid Dread has been updated to version 1.0.1

You may recall that, last week, Nintendo had confirmed their awareness of a bug that happens near the end of Metroid Dread. They also announced that “a patch will be released by the end of October to fix this. We apologize for the inconvenience”. They did not give an exact date at the time. Well,… Continue reading Metroid Dread has been updated to version 1.0.1

Life is Strange: True Colors coming to Nintendo Switch in early December

The third main entry in the Life is Strange series, Life is Strange: True Colors, was revealed to be coming to Switch during Nintendo’s E3 2021 Direct, but then in August, the port was indefinitely delayed. Having already launched for other platforms on 10th September, Switch owners have been left wondering when they’ll finally get… Continue reading Life is Strange: True Colors coming to Nintendo Switch in early December

SUDA51 says team has 3 new IPs in the pipeline and he’s also open to working with Nintendo

SUDA51 and Grasshopper Manufacture are renowned for their zany and immensely stylish video games which have proved to be fan favourites over the years. The team recently released the long-awaited final game in the No More Heroes franchise, No More Heroes 3, and talk has finally turned to what’s next for the company. Speaking in… Continue reading SUDA51 says team has 3 new IPs in the pipeline and he’s also open to working with Nintendo

Pokemon Regional and International Championships to Resume in 2022

Today, The Pokémon Company International announced that Play! Pokémon Regional and International Championships will resume in North America and Europe for the 2022 season, with the first events slated for March 2022.  The Play! Pokémon 2022 Championship Series season will culminate with the Pokémon World Championships planned to take place in London in August 2022.… Continue reading Pokemon Regional and International Championships to Resume in 2022

Golden Joysticks nominations revealed and voting is live

This year’s Golden Joystick Awards are fast approaching and the list of nominees this year have been announced. As you can see below there are numerous categories this year, but the main one is Ultimate Game of the Year which consists of excellent video games such as Ratchet and Clank: A Rift Apart, Psychonauts 2… Continue reading Golden Joysticks nominations revealed and voting is live

Japan: Latest Famitsu review scores

The latest edition of Japanese gaming magazine Weekly Famitsu is now available and this week’s issue contains a number of high profile reviews including Far Cry 6 and Kena: Bridge of Spirits. The highest scoring game this week is EA’s latest FIFA game, FIFA 22, which achieved a review score of 36/40. Here’s all four… Continue reading Japan: Latest Famitsu review scores

Pokemon UNITE Version 1.2.1.8 available, here’s the buffs and nerfs

The popular free-to-play Nintendo Switch and smartphone Pokemon MOBA, Pokemon UNITE, has been updated today. The new update brings Pokemon UNITE to Version 1.2.1.8 and introduces various buffs and nerfs for popular Pokemon characters such as Blastoise and Gengar, and more. The Pokemon Company also recently announced that the Halloween Festival will be kicking off… Continue reading Pokemon UNITE Version 1.2.1.8 available, here’s the buffs and nerfs

Europe & Australia: Ban on Dying Light in Germany stopping Switch eShop release

A ban on Dying Light and the new Dying Light: Platinum Edition in Germany is stopping the game from being listed on the European, Australian and New Zealand Nintendo Switch eShop despite the game being out. During Light was banned in Germany in early 2015, the law has since been amended, but Dying Light was… Continue reading Europe & Australia: Ban on Dying Light in Germany stopping Switch eShop release

Blaster Master Zero 3 has been updated to version 1.1.2

Blaster Master Zero 3 has been available for a few months now. As of today, you can get the action-adventure game on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PC. Ever since the game launched, updates for Blaster Master Zero 3 have been releasing every now and then. Well, earlier today, an… Continue reading Blaster Master Zero 3 has been updated to version 1.1.2

Pokemon UNITE producer chats about the game’s roster

Pokemon UNITE initially took the Nintendo Switch and smartphone gaming by storm when it was released in late July. One question which everyone has who has played it is how was the roster decided on? Given the amount of Pokemon which exist, which is now over 1,000 creatures. Undoubtedly it took some time for the… Continue reading Pokemon UNITE producer chats about the game’s roster

Nintendo of America now hiring interns for 2022

Nintendo of America has advertised a number of positions for interns on their official careers page and there’s a wide variety of placements on offer including positions within Public Relations and also Project Managers and Social Media Marketing. If you feel that you would be suitable for any of the intern positions on offer then… Continue reading Nintendo of America now hiring interns for 2022

Nintendo shows off new Mario Party Superstars commercial

Nintendo’s next big hitter for the Nintendo Switch platform is Mario Party Superstars which is making its debut at the end of the month. The game is a celebration of the long-running Mario Party franchise featuring a number of mini games from previous Mario Party games remade for the new entry. There’s five classic boards… Continue reading Nintendo shows off new Mario Party Superstars commercial