Ys Origin Pre-Orders Go Live On Switch With A Tasty 20% Discount

If you’re thinking of picking up Ys Origin on Nintendo Switch, you’ll be interested to know that it’s now available to pre-purchase from the Switch eShop. The best news? It’s currently 20% off. The discount is available across Europe and North America, and is valid right up until the game’s release date of 1st October. … Read more Ys Origin Pre-Orders Go Live On Switch With A Tasty 20% Discount

Gorgeous Puzzle Title Ever Forward Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

Developer Pathea Games, previously responsible for the likeable sandbox RPG My Time at Portia, is bringing its 3D puzzle game Ever Forward to Nintendo Switch. Ever Forward tells the story of a girl named Maya, who finds herself lost in a reality that exists somewhere between the real world and her imagination. With your help, … Read more Gorgeous Puzzle Title Ever Forward Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

Rune Factory 5 Pushed Back To 2021, First Gameplay Footage Appears

Nintendo has revealed that Rune Factory 5 will now be launching on Switch in 2021. Originally scheduled to launch in 2020, Rune Factory 5 is unsurprisingly the next chapter in the charming RPG series. Players will set off another grand adventure, taking on the role of a hero who has lost their memory and arrives … Read more Rune Factory 5 Pushed Back To 2021, First Gameplay Footage Appears

Estranged: The Departure Is A First-Person Adventure That Started Life As A Half-Life 2 Mod

Solo developer Alan Edwardes has revealed that Estranged: The Departure, a first-person adventure game, will be launching on Switch in Q4 2020. Said to “blend a rich first-person narrative adventure with gripping action set-pieces and combat”, Estranged: The Departure was actually born from a Half-Life 2 mod titled Estranged: Act I, which gained plenty of … Read more Estranged: The Departure Is A First-Person Adventure That Started Life As A Half-Life 2 Mod

Video: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Looks Miles Better Than The Originals, And Here’s The Proof

We all know that the new versions of Super Mario 64, Super Mario Sunshine, and Super Mario Galaxy contained within the Super Mario 3D All-Stars collection on Switch are going to look better; they’re running on more powerful hardware, there’s more pixels available on screen to utilise, it’s obvious. What’s not quite so obvious is … Read more Video: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Looks Miles Better Than The Originals, And Here’s The Proof

Where To Pre-Order The Adorable Cat Mario And Cat Peach amiibo

Announced during September’s Super Mario 35th Anniversary Direct broadcast, the scheduled arrival of Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury on Switch next February will also bring a couple of furry critters to Nintendo’s amiibo line-up. We say ‘furry’, but Cat Mario and Cat Peach look a little less fluffy in plastic form. Still, they’re … Read more Where To Pre-Order The Adorable Cat Mario And Cat Peach amiibo

Indie Brawler Rivals Of Aether Brings The Battle To Switch On 24th September

Next week, on 24th September, indie developer Dan Fornace will finally bring his brawler Rivals of Aether to the Switch. This game was originally referenced as coming to the system back in January 2018, so it’s been a long time coming. When the game does arrive it’ll be the definitive edition, which gives players access … Read more Indie Brawler Rivals Of Aether Brings The Battle To Switch On 24th September

Video: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Gets A New Sunshine-Specific Commercial

The Super Mario 3D All-Stars trailers just keep coming, with a new commercial focusing specifically on Super Mario Sunshine. For those of you who have been following the game’s announcements over the past week or so, the video doesn’t highlight anything new, but it does give us a quick overview of Sunshine’s content. Rather than … Read more Video: Super Mario 3D All-Stars Gets A New Sunshine-Specific Commercial

Legal Documents Suggest Monster Energy Is To Blame For Ubisoft’s Gods & Monsters Name Change

Ubisoft / Monster Energy Ubisoft’s Immortals Fenyx Rising has been a particularly interesting game to follow over the past few months, not least because of the suspicious name-change which was officially unveiled earlier this month. As you may remember, the game was originally called Gods & Monsters. Eventually, Ubisoft started referring to it as ‘the … Read more Legal Documents Suggest Monster Energy Is To Blame For Ubisoft’s Gods & Monsters Name Change