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Warframe Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed

10 days ago   |   By Game Rant

Yesterday's Nintendo Direct confirms the release date of Warframe, which was previously announced a couple of months ago, and will head to the Switch this November.
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Fortnite On Switch Won't Require A Subscription To Play

Fortnite On Switch Won't Require A Subscription To Play

10 days ago   |   By GameInformer

In further news of the Nintendo online subscription service going live soon, Epic has revealed that Fortnite will not require the paid subscription to play.
In their official FAQ for the online service, Nintendo included a note that there are exceptions for the online play cost. While there weren't a lot of specifics, Fortnite got called out as an example of a game that remains free.
“Some games, such as Fortnite, can be played online without a Nintendo Switch membership,” the FAQ reads.
It makes sense to make an exception for Fortnite. As a free game on pretty much every platform, putting...
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Nintendo Switch Online has some bad news for NES games and cloud saves

Nintendo Switch Online has some bad news for NES games and cloud saves

11 days ago   |   By SlashGear

We're just a few days away from the launch of Nintendo Switch Online. Last night, Nintendo detailed the service once more during its latest Direct broadcast, but it didn't really tell us anything new, instead simply running down the list of features you get with your subscription. Today, however, we're learning some new things about the service - more specifically...
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9 of the biggest announcements from last night's massive Nintendo Direct

9 of the biggest announcements from last night's massive Nintendo Direct

11 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Nintendo ended up having to delay its latest Direct live stream due to an earthquake in Japan, but it ended up being well worth the wait. On Thursday, the company unleashed a torrent of announcements, including new games for the Switch and 3DS, new information about Nintendo Switch Online, and plenty of ports as well.
You can go back and watch the entire 40-minute event on YouTube if you want to get totally caught up, but we have collected all of the most important announcements from the Nintendo Direct below.
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Details revealed for the Switch Slim Travel Case Donkey Kong, Mario and Luigi Camo Editions

11 days ago   |   By N4G

A few details have been revealed for three new Camo Editions of the PDP Nintendo Switch Slim Travel Case.
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Nintendo's retro NES controllers are the best thing about its Online service

Nintendo's retro NES controllers are the best thing about its Online service

11 days ago   |   By The Next Web

Nintendo had its delayed Direct last night, and revealed new details about its Online subscription. One of its more interesting announcements was a pair of add-on controllers for the Switch which look and feel exactly like the old Nintendo Entertainment System controllers - all the better to play the retro classics with. NintendoSwitchOnline will feel even more authentic by using the new wireless NES style controllers with the classic NES games, available for purchase exclusively for paid Nintendo Switch Online members! For more details, visit pic.twitter.com/Q0yaFDmug5 - Nintendo of...
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You can play Fortnite for Switch without Nintendo's paid online service - CNET

11 days ago   |   By CNET

Many competitive and co-op games will require you to join Nintendo Switch Online. Fortnite gets a pass, as will some others.
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Everything we learnt from this week's Nintendo Direct - 13/09/18

Everything we learnt from this week's Nintendo Direct - 13/09/18

11 days ago   |   By Pocket Gamer

Originally slated for last week and pushed on due to the horrendous earthquake which hit Hokkaido, Nintendo newest Direct aired last night and - 'ho boy - it was a big one.
We all know what Ninty can fit into a 20-minute stint. Well, this one runs at almost 40-minutes and it's not just the Switch taking centre stage.
No, the 3DS got a bit of love and we finally found out some real information regarding the Switch's Online system.
There's a lot to get through and little time to do it in, so pull up your socks and get comfy, friends, let's have it.
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The NES Switch Controllers Will Only Be Available To Switch Online Subscribers

The NES Switch Controllers Will Only Be Available To Switch Online Subscribers

11 days ago   |   By GameInformer

During yesterday's Nintendo Direct presentation, while detailing the upcoming Switch Online subscription service, Nintendo promised more details in the future regarding special offers that would be available exclusively to subscribers. This morning we learned about two of them .
Splatoon 2 players who subscribe to Switch Online for a year will receive a download code to unlock exclusive gear. In October, you will be able to download an Online Jersey and Online Squidkid V Shoes .
The more interesting special offer, however, is related to the new wireless Switch NES controllers. The $59.99...
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Nintendo announces new Animal Crossing, Final Fantasy ports, and more

Nintendo announces new Animal Crossing, Final Fantasy ports, and more

11 days ago   |   By Digital Trends

Major announcements were made today during the previously postponed Nintendo Direct that included a new Luigi's Mansion game, a new Animal Crossing game, and more details on Nintendo's upcoming Online Membership.
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Luigi's Mansion 3 Announced For Nintendo Switch With 2019 Release

11 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Nintendo has announced it is developing a third entry in the Luigi's Mansion for Nintendo Switch. The game made its debut at the very start of today's Nintendo Direct presentation, where a very short teaser was shown, along with a 2019 release date. The name, Luigi's Mansion 3, was listed as a working title. No further details were provided about the game. The last Luigi's Mansion title was Dark Moon, which was released for the Nintendo 3DS in 2013. The game received a 6.5, with reviewer Carolyn Petit describing it as a"mostly pleasant game marred by the possibility of moments so...
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Animal Crossing For Switch Finally Announced During Nintendo Direct

11 days ago   |   By GameSpot

With Nintendo bringing so many of its franchises to Switch, fans have wondered when Animal Crossing's turn will come-especially given how perfect of a match it is for the portable system. While details were more than light, the company did finally answer that question during its September Nintendo Direct stream: 2019. As the presentation came to a close, we saw footage of Animal Crossing's Isabelle hanging out in the mayor's office, lamenting your absence. It seemed as if it was preparing an announcement of Animal Crossing, only for it to turn into a reveal of Isabelle as a playable...
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Nintendo Switch Online Service: More Details Revealed In Nintendo Direct

11 days ago   |   By GameSpot

Nintendo devoted a portion of its latest Direct presentation to sharing more information on its upcoming paid online service for Switch. The service will begin rolling out for players next week, on September 18 , and now we know a few more details about its classic games library and other perks. As previously revealed, while online services have been free on Switch since the console launched in March 2017, you'll need to have a Nintendo Switch Online subscription in order to play games such as Splatoon 2 and the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate against other players online going...
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Nintendo teases a new Pokemon, may be introduced in Let's Go crossover event

Nintendo teases a new Pokemon, may be introduced in Let's Go crossover event

Nintendo's official Pokemon Twitter account heated up today with a surprise tweet pointing to a brand new creature, with hints of a possible crossover event planned between the... Read more ...

When Does Fortnite Season 6 Start? Epic Reveals Release Date

When Does Fortnite Season 6 Start? Epic Reveals Release Date

Season 6 of Fortnite is almost upon us. After much speculation-and a rather bizarre turn of events related to the mysterious purple cube that has been rolling around the... Read more ...

Professor Layton And The Curious Village Is Now Available On iOS And Android

Professor Layton And The Curious Village Is Now Available On iOS And Android

Although the Professor Layton series doesn't have the same kick to it as it did in its heyday ( its most recent release on mobile didn't exactly wow us ), its first entry still... Read more ...

Destiny 2's New Crucible Mode, Breakthrough, Now Available

Destiny 2's New Crucible Mode, Breakthrough, Now Available

Destiny 2 has kicked off a new competitive multiplayer mode, so you can start trying it out right now. The new Breakthrough mode is available for all players on a special... Read more ...

Build Your Own Video Games With These Simple Programs

Build Your Own Video Games With These Simple Programs

Each week on Twitch and Alpha , hosts Erika Ishii and Trisha Hershberger talk video games with special industry guests, insightful coverage and a ton of audience interaction on... Read more ...

Vancouver-made Mark of the Ninja: Remastered coming to Nintendo Switch next...

Vancouver-made Mark of the Ninja: Remastered coming to Nintendo Switch next month

Vancouver's Klei Entertainment has announced that its side-scrolling action stealth game Mark of the Ninja: Remastered will launch on the Nintendo Switch on October 9th... Read more ...

Now Available on Steam - Valkyria Chronicles 4

Now Available on Steam - Valkyria Chronicles 4

Valkyria Chronicles 4 is Now Available on Steam! A Continent Engulfed in the Bitter Flames of War! Commander Claude Wallace and his childhood friends set out to fight in a... Read more ...

Spider-Man: How To Unlock The Homecoming Suit

Spider-Man: How To Unlock The Homecoming Suit

If you're not a fan of the white spider logo costume you've probably seen Spidey rock in most of the pre-release videos and images of Marvel's Spider-Man for PS4 , then never... Read more ...

Big PS4 Digital Game Sale On The US PlayStation Store

Big PS4 Digital Game Sale On The US PlayStation Store

This week's PlayStation Store sale is a big one. That's because multiple publishers are dropping prices on their games at the same time Sony is running a special sale just for... Read more ...

Creative Assembly Issues Statement On Total War: Rome II's Recent...

Creative Assembly Issues Statement On Total War: Rome II's Recent Controversy Over Female Generals

Total War: Rome II has been the target of a review-bombing campaign on Steam, due to players believing that women are appearing as generals more often than is historically... Read more ...