Feature: Best Nintendo Wii Games

Next year we’ll be celebrating fifteen years since Nintendo changed the game with Wii, the little motion-controlled console which broke away from the competition and started a revolution. Its brilliantly compact design (the size of three DVD boxes, remember?) and approachable and accessible controller helped it open up gaming to a whole new audience, young … Read more Feature: Best Nintendo Wii Games

Feature: Best Nintendo Switch Local Wireless Multiplayer Games

The Switch’s facility with local couch co-op games is one of the key selling points of the console. The ability to crack (read: carefully slide) off the Joy-Con and get involved in some same-screen multiplayer mayhem is super convenient, although the introduction in September 2019 of Switch Lite — the portable-only console variant which doesn’t … Read more Feature: Best Nintendo Switch Local Wireless Multiplayer Games

Feature: Best Nintendo 64 Games

© Nintendo Life We asked Nintendo Life readers to rate their favourite N64 games, and it’s now time to reveal the results! The Nintendo 64 is a console which tends to divide gamers. Launching back in 1996 (or 1997 in PAL regions) as the gaming industry’s bread-and-butter switched from sprites to polygons, the console represents … Read more Feature: Best Nintendo 64 Games

Feature: Best Nintendo 64 Games

© Nintendo Life We asked Nintendo Life readers to rate their favourite N64 games, and it’s now time to reveal the results! The Nintendo 64 is a console which tends to divide gamers. Launching back in 1996 (or 1997 in PAL regions) as the gaming industry’s bread-and-butter switched from sprites to polygons, the console represents … Read more Feature: Best Nintendo 64 Games

Feature: Every 3D Sonic The Hedgehog Game Ranked

The release of Super Mario 3D All-Stars got us thinking about the plumber’s platforming rival from the days of the console wars. Sonic the Hedgehog’s jump into the third dimension may not have been as graceful as Mario’s, but over the years he’s amassed a large collection of 3D games, and despite a few notable … Read more Feature: Every 3D Sonic The Hedgehog Game Ranked

Feature: Every 3D Super Mario Game Ranked

The release of Super Mario 3D All-Stars has had us debating at Nintendo Life Towers which of the Mario adventures in the third dimension is the absolute best. Team Nintendo Life has its own ideas about the best Super Mario games (including the 2D entries), but we recently asked for your opinions regarding the 3D … Read more Feature: Every 3D Super Mario Game Ranked

Feature: The Best Final Fantasy Games Of All Time

The release of Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition has had us looking back over the long-running and celebrated Final Fantasy franchise. The RPG series with the title to get Lionel Hutz hot under the collar has over three decades-worth of titles to its name, with fifteen mainline entries, and a bewildering host of spin-offs, … Read more Feature: The Best Final Fantasy Games Of All Time

Feature: All The Paper Mario Games, Ranked By You

The Paper Mario series began two decades ago when Paper Mario for the Nintendo 64 launched in Japan on 11th August 2000. Since then, we’ve seen five more mainline Paper Mario games of different flavours, plus a 3DS crossover with AlphaDream’s Mario & Luigi series. Branching off from the role-playing path put down by Super … Read more Feature: All The Paper Mario Games, Ranked By You

Best Nintendo Switch Open-World Games

You see that mountain on the horizon? You can go there! That old gaming chestnut has been around for a long time now, but for old-school gamers who remember the compartmentalised kingdoms of yore, there’s a special magic still to be derived from being able to trek your way to a distant summit. Video games, … Read more Best Nintendo Switch Open-World Games

Feature: Every Virtual Boy Game Ranked

Nintendo is an odd company in many ways; deeply conservative in some respects, but also able to swing for the fences and invest money and resources in the pursuit of pure novelty. Time and again it puts out products that no other platform holder would have dreamed of, and more often than not those frivolities … Read more Feature: Every Virtual Boy Game Ranked