amiibo Characters Richter & Dark Samus Out Now

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Last week, during the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate announcement two new amiibo characters were announced. The latest characters, Richter and Dark Samus, are out according to the official Nintendo Store in NYC and is available for $15.99. Both amiibo characters are usable in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as echo fighters. Gameplay details from the Nintendo … Read more amiibo Characters Richter & Dark Samus Out Now

GameCube Joy-Con Mod – Cheating?

Shank Mods GameCube Joy-Con mod

Unless you’ve been living under a rock the last few days, you’ve probably seen the GameCube Joy-Con mod. If you haven’t, I will include the video at the bottom of the post for your viewing pleasure. In a nutshell, an avid gamer and hardware enthusiast, Shank Mods, cut a Wavebird Wireless Controller in half and … Read more GameCube Joy-Con Mod – Cheating?

Mario Kart Tour Finally has a Launch Date

Mario Kart Tour Release Date Announced

Last month, Nintendo announced that Mario Kart Tour is coming to iOS and Android devices on September 25th. While this will be a free-to-start game, it will have in-game purchases. It’s slightly troubling that Nintendo is calling this a “Free-to-start” game and not a “Free-to-play game.” Rumors have put the in-game purchases to be anywhere … Read more Mario Kart Tour Finally has a Launch Date

Nintendo Announces Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo announces Nintendo Switch Lite

After months of rumors Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch Lite. The new handheld console will be available on September 20th in three colors: yellow, gray, and turquoise for $199.99. Nintendo’s handheld only console will not support output to a TV, therefore it will not include a dock or an HDMI cable. The Nintendo Switch Lite … Read more Nintendo Announces Nintendo Switch Lite

Dr. Mario World Out Now for iOS and Android Devices

Dr. Mario World Out Now on iOS and Android Devices

Dr. Mario World hit the Google Play Store and Apple App store July 9th, a day earlier than expected. Weighing in at 192 MB, this slightly hefty download should be no problem to download over LTE but you may want to wait till you’re on WiFi. While the game is free to play, it does … Read more Dr. Mario World Out Now for iOS and Android Devices

Dr. Mario World coming to iOS and Android in July

Dr. Mario World Out Now on iOS and Android Devices

Fans of the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) are going to get a large dose of nostalgia with Nintendo’s latest announcement. Dr. Mario World is coming to iOS and Android devices on July 10th, 2019! Even though the game is free-to-play, you can go ahead and pre-order Dr. Mario World so that it’s ready for play … Read more Dr. Mario World coming to iOS and Android in July

Super Mario Maker 2 Will Allow Friends Play

Congratulations Internet! You won with Sonic and now with Super Mario Maker 2! Many of us were quite perturbed To find out that Super Mario Maker 2 would have co-op play but wouldn’t allow you to play friends online. Looks like Nintendo has had a change of heart and decided to allow friends to play … Read more Super Mario Maker 2 Will Allow Friends Play

E3 2019 Nintendo Direct Today @ 12p ET

Nintendo Direct E3 2019

Today is the day that many of you Nintendo fans have been waiting for. Starting at 12p ET / 9a PT is the E3 2019 Nintendo Direct showcasing all the new Nintendo Switch games that are coming soon. While there have been a lot of rumors regarding what Nintendo will be releasing, all should be … Read more E3 2019 Nintendo Direct Today @ 12p ET

Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charger Dock From PowerA – Review

PowerA Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charger Dock

Out of the box the Nintendo Switch comes with 2 Joy-Cons which attach to the sides of the Switch and charge while the Switch is charging. That’s all well and good if you’re the only person who uses the Switch or if you are playing games like Mario Kart that utilizes a single Joy-Con per … Read more Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charger Dock From PowerA – Review

Mario Kart Tour Rants and No Multiplayer…What?!

The Mario Kart Tour beta is coming to a close and many testers, despite signing a non-disclosure agreement (NDA), have posted some rants and very few raves regarding the upcoming mobile game. There have been numerous reports, even prior to beta launch, that Mario Kart Tour was going to be very microtransaction heavy and that … Read more Mario Kart Tour Rants and No Multiplayer…What?!

No Friends Play Online for Super Mario Maker 2

Woah woah woah, this sounds terrible. During the Super Mario Maker 2 Nintendo Direct it was revealed that the sequel will include challenges and co-op play that could be played online… with friends. Little did we know at that time this was just an assumption and that no matter how many friends you have you … Read more No Friends Play Online for Super Mario Maker 2

Mario Kart Tour Beta Invites Out…Check Your Emails!

If you signed up for the Android only Mario Kart Tour beta test you may have this email waiting for you. It appears that the beta test is going to run from May 22nd through June 4th. Afterwards players will receive a survey asking them about various different elements of the game to address any … Read more Mario Kart Tour Beta Invites Out…Check Your Emails!

Nintendo Switch Surpasses PlayStation 4 Sales in Japan….And?

Big news that hit this week is that the Nintendo Switch surpassed the PlayStation 4 in sales in Japan despite the PlayStation 4 being out for three years before the Nintendo Switch and Japan being the home turf of both systems. Woopididooo! Am I the only one that does not see this as a big … Read more Nintendo Switch Surpasses PlayStation 4 Sales in Japan….And?

Super Mario Maker 2 to Include Co-Op Play and Story Mode

Loads of new information was released today during today’s Nintendo Direct. Super Mario Maker 2 not only include elements from Super Mario Bros., Super Mario Bros. 3, Super Mario World, and Super Mario Bros. U. It will also include elements from Super Mario 3D World. Super Mario 3D World will include different elements that are … Read more Super Mario Maker 2 to Include Co-Op Play and Story Mode

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Update 2.0.0 released

Nintendo has just released the 2.0.0 patch for Super Smash Bros Ultimate along with the Piranha Plant fighter. Normally Nintendo’s patch notes do not go into any detail, however SSB fans will be pleasantly surprised this time around. Hopefully this is a change that will remain with further updates. You can view the entire patch … Read more Super Smash Bros Ultimate Update 2.0.0 released

Wii Shop Channel Closing Jan. 30th

Back in 2017 Nintendo announced that on January 30th, 2019 the Wii Shop Channel will be closed. Two years ago it was a shock but…whatever… it wasn’t happening for two years. Well now that time has come. In less than a week the Wii Shop Channel is done. So what exactly does this mean for … Read more Wii Shop Channel Closing Jan. 30th

Nintendo Switch NES Controllers “Review”

Many of us remember opening the Nintendo Entertainment System, loading Super Mario Bros and hearing that iconic theme song for the very first time. Little did we know, this would be the beginning for of an age for gamers. Fortunately there are many different ways to play these old school school games, some officially sanctioned; … Read more Nintendo Switch NES Controllers “Review”

Nintendo Announcement: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct + Nintendo Treehouse

Well #happyhalloween to you too Nintendo! Nintendo announced this morning that they are going to be having a Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct and a Nintendo Treehouse: Live Presentation on 11/1 at 7 am PT/ 11 am ET. This will feature live gameplay from The upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Pokémon Let’s Go, Yoshi’s Crafted … Read more Nintendo Announcement: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct + Nintendo Treehouse