Feature: “I Was Actually Inside Jerry Bruckheimer’s Office, Accused Of Being A Megalomaniac”

Recently, publisher Wired Productions unveiled its own ‘Direct’ in which it revealed a sizeable number of games, five of which are coming to Nintendo Switch. One that caught the eye, in part because its teaser was also visually arresting and rather vague, was The Last Worker. As a concept it’s intriguing. The setting is clearly … Read more

Konami’s Next Yu-Gi-Oh! Game Arrives In Japan This August

Yuga Ohdo – the protagonist of Yu-Gi-Oh! SEVENS Update #2 [Sun 18th Apr, 2021 09:30 BST]: While there’s still no mention of a local release, Konami has now locked in an official Japanese release date for its next Yu-Gi-Oh! game, Yu-Gi-Oh! Rush Duel. The game will arrive on 12th August, with pre-orders opening this month … Read more

Mario Kart 8 Becomes The “Best-Selling” Racing Game In US History

The eighth entry in the Mario Kart series has finally surpassed the sales of Mario Kart Wii in the US to be crowned the “best-selling” racing game in this country. This information comes from NPD Group’s Mat Piscatella. According to IGN, this includes the “combined” sales of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and the original Mario … Read more

Nintendo Is Suing A Reported “Leader” Of The Notorious Piracy Group Team Xecuter

© Nintendo Nintendo appears to be fed up with Bowser and has decided to take some action. No, this isn’t about Mario’s archenemy or the current Nintendo of America president, Doug – we’re talking about Gary Bowser, one of the supposed leaders of the “notorious” piracy group, Team Xecuter. As you might recall, Bowser – … Read more

Feature: Final Fantasy Veterans Discuss Their Upcoming JRPG, Astria Ascending

© Dear Villagers Announced initially in Famitsu in March and unveiled for worldwide release shortly after, Astria Ascending is a JRPG in the classic mould that has a bevy of veterans from the genre — and the Final Fantasy series in particular — involved, including narrative by Kazushige Nojima (whose credits include Final Fantasy X … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (April 16th)

Another long week has come and gone; one that saw Nintendo announce a new indigo Switch Lite, rumours and a staunch denial that someone was looking to snap up Square Enix, and a rather good Nintendo Indie World Showcase that saw some releases drop on Switch eShop. Lots of weekend fodder! Now, though, it’s time … Read more

Random: This Might Just Be The Longest Title We’ve Ever Seen For A Nintendo Switch Game

Japanese game company Experience has revealed the box art for an upcoming Nintendo Switch title and according to Gematsu, it’s made the name of it even longer. The original title was the following: “Monster wo Taoshite Tsuyoi Ken ya Yoroi wo Te ni Shinasai. Yuusha Tai ga Maou wo Taosu Sono Hi wo Shinjiteimasu” And … Read more

Limited Run Announces Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection Vol.1 Physical Release, 10 Classics On One Switch Cartridge

Back in March, SNK surprised fans with the digital release of the Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection Vol.1 for Switch. It contains the following 10 games – SNK Gals’ Fighters, Samurai Shodown! 2, King of Fighters R-2, The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny, Fatal Fury First Contact, SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium, … Read more

Limited Run Reveals Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection Vol.1 Physical Release, 10 Classics On One Switch Cartridge

Back in March, SNK surprised fans with the digital release of the Neo Geo Pocket Color Selection Vol.1 for Switch. It contains the following 10 games – SNK Gals’ Fighters, Samurai Shodown! 2, King of Fighters R-2, The Last Blade: Beyond the Destiny, Fatal Fury First Contact, SNK vs. Capcom: The Match of the Millennium, … Read more

Super Rare Games Announces Five New Physical Releases For Nintendo Switch

Super Rare Games / Nintendo Life Super Rare Games has announced not one, two, three, or even four physical games for Nintendo Switch, but five – yes, five brand new hard copy releases for the hybrid platform. In order, there’s one from 505 Games, one from Daedalic Entertainment, another from Chucklefish, a fourth from Vertex … Read more