62% Of Japanese Players Believe The Switch’s Price Is Too High

January's Switch presentation received mixed reactions from many fans. It seems that sentiment was also felt in Japan. The best examples of this come from a poll conducted by Hachima, a Japanese video game blog. Translated by Source Gaming, it seems that Japanese players think the Switch's price is too high. While only 19.74% said it … Continue reading 62% Of Japanese Players Believe The Switch’s Price Is Too High

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Rumour: Dutch Website Claims To Know Nintendo Switch Pricing

We are nearing ever closer to the all-important date of January 12th where the Nintendo Switch will be fully unveiled to the public. As we get nearer to the date websites are coming out of the woodwork with pricing details for the console. The latest is Dutch website TechTastic. The site says that the Nintendo … Continue reading Rumour: Dutch Website Claims To Know Nintendo Switch Pricing

UK: Pre-order Nintendo Switch At GameSeek For £198.50

UK retailer GameSeek has already started taking pre-orders for the Nintendo Switch like a few other retailers. What is interesting is they're selling it for £198.50 with a price guarantee meaning that you won't be charged more than that if the console turns out to be more expensive. We should get pricing in January but … Continue reading UK: Pre-order Nintendo Switch At GameSeek For £198.50

Laura Dale: 2 Nintendo Switch SKUs Planned And UK Pricing Will Be At £199.99 and £249.99

Journalist Laura Dale who has provided rock solid Nintendo Switch information in the past is stating that she has heard from her sources that there will be two Nintendo Switch SKUs. The first SKU will retail for £199.99 and that there won't be a set retail pricing as UK manufacturers are not allowed to set RRP … Continue reading Laura Dale: 2 Nintendo Switch SKUs Planned And UK Pricing Will Be At £199.99 and £249.99

Watch Out As There’s A Pricing Error On eShop Mega Man Legacy Collection

Update: This pricing error has now been resolved. Feel free to purchase! Capcom has informed fans via Twitter that there's a pricing error on the Nintendo 3DS eShop for the recently released Mega Man Legacy Collection. The game is advertised on the store for the price of the standard retail edition, which is $29.99. Mega … Continue reading Watch Out As There’s A Pricing Error On eShop Mega Man Legacy Collection

Europe: Pokemon Red, Blue & Yellow Pricing

Wondering how much Pokemon Red, Blue & Yellow will cost when they arrive on the European Nintendo 3DS eShop on Saturday, February 27th? Well, they will each set you back £8.99 and €9.99. If you are from the US the games will be available in English, French and Spanish and if you're living in Europe they're in English, French, … Continue reading Europe: Pokemon Red, Blue & Yellow Pricing

Rumour: Amazon Has Pokemon Game Boy Virtual Console Games Priced At $9.99

We were all delighted to learn that Pokemon Red, Blue and Yellow will eventually be heading to the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console. Nintendo has yet to mention pricing for the games, but most of us expect that they will retail for the standard price of Game Boy Virtual Console titles on the Nintendo 3DS. However, … Continue reading Rumour: Amazon Has Pokemon Game Boy Virtual Console Games Priced At $9.99

Ubisoft CEO Explains Why Digital Console Games Stay More Expensive Than Physical

One thing that puzzles many of us when purchasing a game is why digital versions of video games are generally more expensive than the retail versions. While retail games see extreme price drops on a daily basis, digital games generally retain their pricing and are only discounted occasionally. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has explained why this … Continue reading Ubisoft CEO Explains Why Digital Console Games Stay More Expensive Than Physical

Nintendo Confirms Kirby And The Rainbow Curse Will Retail For $39.99 In North America

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N7UiQYHrB0M Nintendo of America has confirmed via its official website that the lovely Kirby and the Rainbow Curse will retail for $39.99. The game is a budget priced release, which will no doubt please many. The general recommended retail price for Wii U games in the United States seems to be $59.99. Kirby and the … Continue reading Nintendo Confirms Kirby And The Rainbow Curse Will Retail For $39.99 In North America