Bowser’s Fury is the most chaotic Mario game I’ve ever played

The last Mario game to make my heart race the same way as Bowser’s Fury was Super Mario Sunshine, thanks to its notorious platforming levels. I was thrilled when this game brought back some of that blood-pumping panic. Bowser’s Fury does something different than most Mario games with its structure, making every stage a part of an open world map, […]

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Nintendo artist (and Tingle creator) Takaya Imamura retires

Takaya Imamura, an artist who worked with Shigeru Miyamoto in the creation of iconic Nintendo games Star Fox, F-Zero, and The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask, is retiring today. Imamura worked 32 years for Nintendo, and is famous also for creating the Zelda franchise’s map merchant, Tingle, who has made numerous appearances in that series and other games over the […]

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Mario-themed Nintendo Switch bundle launches in February

A new, red-and-blue Mario-themed Nintendo Switch bundle will be available in stores beginning Feb. 12, Nintendo announced Tuesday morning. The Mario Red & Blue Edition includes a carrying case and screen protector, in addition to the standard hardware. The unit will retail for $299.99 at launch. Nintendo announced it this morning alongside Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury for […]

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Next Binding of Isaac expansion coming in March

After a long development, the third expansion pack for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is finally coming to Steam on March 31, as revealed in a new trailer. The expansion pack, based off of a popular fan-made mod called Antibirth, was first announced in August of 2018, but has since seen a number of significant delays. While much of the […]

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Sephiroth comes to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Dec. 22

Final Fantasy 7’s big handsome bad guy, Sephiroth, is coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as paid downloadable content on Dec. 22. That’s his official release date, but there’s a way to get access to Sephiroth starting today, Dec. 17, thanks to a limited-time event in Ultimate. Nintendo Switch owners who pre-order the Sephiroth DLC — either individually or as […]

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Capcom’s making a new Ghosts ’n Goblins

Capcom is bringing back one of its classic franchises, the 2D action game Ghosts ’n Goblins, in a new title destined for Nintendo Switch. Ghosts ’n Goblins Resurrection was revealed at The Game Awards on Thursday, and it looks … interesting. The debut trailer for Ghosts ’n Goblins Resurrection showed series hero Arthur battling familiar enemies from the original Ghosts […]

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I would die for Animal Crossing’s new puppies

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is a game about collecting the cutest possible objects, depending on your aesthetic — so it’s a great thing that the new winter update adds some stellar options to the larger inventory. You’ve got a number of cozy items that make it obvious many of us staying in and bundling up, and a selection of playful […]

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Nintendo’s Black Friday deal is a Switch with Mario Kart 8

Nintendo’s best Black Friday deal for 2020 may look a little familiar. The company is bringing back its (now annual) Nintendo Switch hardware bundle, which includes the portable console, a digital copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and a three-month membership to Nintendo Switch Online, all for $299.99. The Nintendo Switch bundle will be available starting Nov. 22, a few […]

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And now, for some Breath of the Wild trickshots

While some of the world has moved on to Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, for others, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is still providing hours of entertainment and distractions. Case in point: One Japanese player has been uploading some tremendous Guardian kills on Twitter that you need to see. @smaho_neko is a Breath of the Wild-focused account […]

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