Feature: Playing The Name Game – Developers Discuss The Art Of Finding The Perfect Title

There was a time when naming your company’s latest video game was simple. Just programmed the first golf game for your 8-bit system? Great! Slap Golf on the cover and print 200,000. Likewise Tennis, Baseball and so on. They were simpler times, and the following 16-bit console generation wasn’t much more complicated. Anyone for Super … Read more Feature: Playing The Name Game – Developers Discuss The Art Of Finding The Perfect Title

Hardware Review: Genki Covert Dock – The Perfect Travel Companion For Your Nintendo Switch

Around this time last year, product developer Genki fired up a Kickstarter campaign for a fairly ambitious Switch Dock/AC Adapter that could fit in the palm of your hand: the Genki Covert Dock. The makers felt that the large and bulky dock like the one that comes with the Switch was unnecessary and so they … Read more Hardware Review: Genki Covert Dock – The Perfect Travel Companion For Your Nintendo Switch

Mini Review: Monster Prom: XXL – A Silly, Knockabout Experience That’s Perfect For Parties

While going back to school is certainly not a desirable concept, it would certainly hold more appeal to find it populated by literal monsters, rather than the lousy figurative ones who made school life so difficult. Thankfully, Monster Prom: XXL offers a welcome opportunity to right those wrongs and ask a fantasy creature on a … Read more Mini Review: Monster Prom: XXL – A Silly, Knockabout Experience That’s Perfect For Parties

5 Reasons Why Samsung Galaxy M31 Is Perfect for Generation Z

Samsung’s Galaxy M-series phones are designed for young smartphone users who spend a large chunk of their time on their mobile devices. From beautiful selfies to highly creative short-form videos, generation Z loves to create amazing content right from their mobile phones.   To create all that magic, young smartphone buyers need a phone that’s both … Read more 5 Reasons Why Samsung Galaxy M31 Is Perfect for Generation Z

Perfect Dark’s Joanna Dark Was Based On Winona Ryder

© Nintendo Life It’s been said in the past that Perfect Dark protagonist Joanna Dark was modelled on historical figure Joan of Arc, but we’ve been speaking to the guys behind the game and they’ve put us right on that score – and have revealed exactly who inspired the design of the famous secret agent. … Read more Perfect Dark’s Joanna Dark Was Based On Winona Ryder

Perfect Dark Was Supposed To Have Push Button Cheats, But They Accidentally Got Deleted

© Nintendo Life If you’re old enough to remember the N64 classic GoldenEye 007, you might also recall that the game featured a bunch of push button cheat codes which could be entered to change the game and unlock all of the weapons. You might also be one of the many people who were upset … Read more Perfect Dark Was Supposed To Have Push Button Cheats, But They Accidentally Got Deleted

Feature: Perfect Dark Turns 20 – The Definitive Story Behind The N64 Hit That Outclassed James Bond

© Nintendo Life How do you follow GoldenEye 007? In the summer of 2000 – that’s 20 years ago this month – Rare presented its answer: Perfect Dark, a sci-fi spy shooter centred around an alien conspiracy. It delivered a cool, competent heroine, a single-player campaign bursting with ambitious ideas, and the most comprehensive multiplayer … Read more Feature: Perfect Dark Turns 20 – The Definitive Story Behind The N64 Hit That Outclassed James Bond

Review: Streets of Rage 4 – A Perfect Modernisation Of A Beloved Franchise

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) It may be twenty-six years since Streets of Rage 3 released back in the spring of 1994, but jumping into this brand new chapter in the series, a joint venture between Lizardcube – makers of the excellent Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap – Dotemu and Guard Crush Games, it genuinely … Read more Review: Streets of Rage 4 – A Perfect Modernisation Of A Beloved Franchise

Poll: Box Art Brawl #34 – Perfect Dark

Welcome back to Box Art Brawl, the weekly vote where you decide which retro regional box art variant wins in the beauty stakes according to sophisticated modern tastes. Oh yes. Last week Castlevania for the N64 entered the ring in a third appearance for the series and one of the closest fought brawls to date. … Read more Poll: Box Art Brawl #34 – Perfect Dark