Amazon, Best Buy, and Target are matching discounts from Nintendo's sale. You can save big on titles like Yoshi's Crafted World, Borderlands, and more.
After all of the holiday sales that just wrapped up, it’s hard to imagine there are many people out there looking to spend on games at the moment, but if you are and you have a Switch, good news: Nintendo has kicked off a New Year Sale on the Switch eShop. This sale sees a number of games discounted, including … Continue reading
You can't download the Netflix app in the Nintendo eShop anymore. Some games were removed, too.
If you use either a Nintendo 3DS or a Wii U as your main Netflix-viewing platform, you’ll want to find something different to use soon. Netflix and Nintendo have announced that both machines will lose support for Netflix later this year. That, importantly, means that Netflix won’t be available on any Nintendo console, which seems like a big oversight. Indeed, … Continue reading
Say goodbye to your digital games library and hello to purgatory.
Nintendo is winding down support for the Netflix app on the Wii U and 3DS. The app will be shut down for existing users on June 30th, and if you’ve never downloaded it, it isn’t available anymore. You can redownload the app if you’ve downloaded it in the past, however. “Starting Dec 31st, 2020, the Netflix app will no longer be available for new users to download from Nintendo eShop on the Wii U console or Nintendo 3DS family of systems,” Nintendo said in a statement on the listings for the Wii U and 3DS Netflix app. “During that time, it will be possible for existing users to re-download these applications. Service for existing users will continue until June 30th, 2021. Thank you to everyone who enjoyed Netflix on these platforms over... Continue reading…
Expand the storage of your Nintendo Switch with this SanDisk 25GB memory card, which is on sale from Best Buy with a $45 discount to lower its price to $55.
Recounting a booming year for Nintendo, defined by its most adaptable console yet.
The year is almost over and that means Amazon’s bestseller list for 2020 is effectively near its end. The company keeps track of its best-selling items in multiple categories, providing some insight into what the public was interested in the past year. What does the chart look like during a year of lockdowns and health anxiety? It’s perhaps no surprise … Continue reading
Including Hades, one of the best games of the year.
One of Nintendo’s more intriguing upcoming games is Mario Kart Live: Home Circuit. Developed by Velan Studios, it’s a title that follows the likes of Labo and Pokémon Go, attempting to take Nintendo’s playful experiences and translate them into the real world. In this case, Home Circuit is both a game you play on a Switch and a remote control racer that will take over your living room. There’s a lot going on, and I recently had a chance for a hands-off demo of the game, where I learned a few interesting tidbits about what the experience will be like. Here’s what you need to know ahead of Home Circuit’s launch on October 16th. What you get in the box The $99.99 package comes in two varieties — Mario or Luigi — though both offer the same... Continue reading…
Nintendo’s celebration of Super Mario‘s 35th anniversary continues today with the release of the appropriately named Super Mario Bros 35 for Nintendo Switch. Seemingly a Mario-themed take on Tetris 99, this new game will have you competing against other players as you make your way through the original Super Mario Bros. There are 35 players in each match (just as … Continue reading
Our favourite games on the Nintendo Switch
Who said fighting games had to be bloody to be serious? There is, of course, a good number of fighting games that take on more lighthearted and even whimsical twists and Nintendo fans will probably put Kirby Fighters in that category. Just hours after Nintendo itself mistakenly leaked its existence, Kirby Fighters 2 has been officially made available as a … Continue reading
Image: Nintendo Nintendo has just announced Kirby Fighters 2, a brand new game in the Kirby series for the Nintendo Switch, and it’s available to download from the eShop right now for $19.99. In the game, you fight against up to three other players in local or online multiplayer. You can play as one of 17 different Kirbys, each wielding one of Kirby’s famous copy abilities (including a new Wrestler ability), as well as other characters including Bandana Waddle Dee, Meta Knight, and King Dedede. New Copy Ability, new profile pic. #KirbyFighters2— Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) September 24, 2020 In addition, the game offers a story mode where you work your way through a number of battles to eventually take on Meta... Continue reading…
The Nintendo 3DS was around for nearly a decade.
Nintendo’s latest Direct Mini: Partner Showcase ended with quite the announcement today, with Moon Studios and Microsoft confirming that Ori and the Will of the Wisps is coming to Nintendo Switch. The first Ori game, Ori and the Blind Forest, came to Switch in 2019, and with Ori and the Will of the Wisps launching earlier this year for Xbox … Continue reading
Earlier this month, Nintendo announced a lot of new products, games, and crossovers for Super Mario‘s 35th anniversary. Chief among these new games is Super Mario 3D All-Stars, a compilation for Nintendo Switch that includes three Mario titles from the past: Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy. Today, Nintendo published an overview trailer for Super Mario … Continue reading
A Nintendo Switch can quickly run out of memory, but luckily Best Buy has a microSD on sale
In a very Nintendo twist, the upcoming collection of classic 3D Super Mario games will only be available for a limited time on the Nintendo Switch.