Anniversary: It’s Super Mario RPG’s 25th Birthday!

Let’s just ignore the woeful approach of the end of Mario’s 35th anniversary, or the completely-ignored 35th anniversary of the Zelda series for a moment. 2021 is also a big year for Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars, the game that fused Final Fantasy and Mario to create a timeless, timing-based, turn-based strategy … Read more

Smash Bros. Celebrates Pokémon’s 25th Anniversary With A Pocket Monster Brawl

Last week, the Pokémon series turned 25 years old. To celebrate this, Nintendo’s all-star fighting game Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is hosting a special Pokémon Brawl tournament. It starts later this week on 5th March and will run for a total of three days. As you might have already worked out, it’s themed around Pokémon … Read more

Celebrate Pokémon’s 25th Anniversary With 25 Toys And Plushes From Jazwares

Gotta Catch ‘Em All! It’s been a long and crazy ride for the Pokémon series since it originally arrived on the scene, on the 27th of February it will be its 25th anniversary. To celebrate, we have rounded up 25 products that “trainers” everywhere will not want to miss, including a special 25th anniversary plush … Read more

Feature: What Can We Expect From Pokémon’s 25th Anniversary?

© The Pokémon Company It’s Thanksgiving and time for the Macy’s Parade in New York. After float upon float showing various things, in comes a familiar yellow friend. Multiple Pikachu have come and started dancing to celebrate Thanksgiving. However, at the end, something is uncovered… the Pokémon 25th anniversary logo. That’s right, it’s almost Pokémon’s … Read more

Bandai Namco’s Tales Series To Celebrate 25th Anniversary With Special Broadcast

© Bandai Namco Update [Sat 5th Dec, 2020 03:05 GMT]: Bandai Namco has now locked in a date for this live stream and sure enough, it’s 15th December – lining up with the release of the original Super Famicom game in 1995. You’ll be able to tune in on YouTube and Periscope at 8 pm … Read more

Pokémon Teases ‘Very Special’ 25th Anniversary Celebrations For 2021

The Pokémon Company International has teased upcoming celebrations surrounding the series’ 25th anniversary next year. The tease began with a special Pokémon brand performance during the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade today, where a troupe of Pikachu danced to the original Pokémon theme song in New York’s Herald Square. ⚡ Did you catch ’em all? … Read more

Bandai Namco’s Tales Series To Celebrate 25th Anniversary With Special Broadcast

© Bandai Namco This year, Bandai Namco’s Tales of series celebrates its 25th anniversary! The first entry for Super Famicom was released on 15th December, 1995. After 25 years, it has got quite the history – with a long list of mainline entries, sequels and spin-offs released over time. To celebrate this milestone, Bandai Namco … Read more

Soccer Icons Messi and Ronaldo Make History in the 25th Year Anniversary of the PES Franchise – Xbox Wire

For the first time in video game history, two of soccer’s greatest legends, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will share cover star duties eFootball PES 2021 Season Update (PES 2021). The PES series celebrates its 25th year, and like its cover, embraces the generations of players and fans from the old-school to the new. Also … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (July 25th)

And we’ve come to the end of another busy week in the world of video games – a week filled with analysis of a technical titan from a previous generation, the third anniversary of Splatoon 2, some freshly showcased upcoming titles, and gaming chairs plastered with Mario’s face. Now, it’s finally time to sit back … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (April 25th)

Yet another week has passed by, this time with the return of Crazy Redd in Animal Crossing, a welcome Switch eShop update and concerning reports of Nintendo Account hacks – make sure to secure yours! – but it’s finally time to wind down for a couple of days. Members of Team Nintendo Life have gathered … Read more