Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (March 6th)

With fresh “Switch Pro” rumours and confirmation that Nintendo has no intention of backing down from its decision to wipe Mario from existence at the end of the month, it’s been quite the rollercoaster week. Thankfully, it’s now time for us to have a breather and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (February 27th)

Phew! With news of Pokémon Diamond and Pearl remakes – and a new open-world Pokémon game, too – it was a super busy end to the week. Thankfully, though, it’s now time to relax and have a chat about our weekend plans. Members of the Nintendo Life team have done just that below, so feel … Read more

Nintendo Ignored Zelda’s 35th Anniversary This Weekend, But Fans Are Celebrating In Style

Nintendo Yesterday, 21st February, marked the 35th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda, the very first game in one of the industry’s most successful, popular, and important series. Despite heavily celebrating Mario’s 35th last year with remastered games, merchandise, and more, Nintendo has been surprisingly quiet on the Zelda front, failing to even acknowledge the … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (February 20th)

After what has been the busiest week in the Nintendo world for some time – feel free to catch up on everything that was announced during this week’s Nintendo Direct here – it’s finally time for us to catch a breather and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the Nintendo Life team have … Read more

Random: Even Suda51 Is Playing Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury This Weekend

Nintendo It’s been an exciting weekend for many Nintendo Switch owners with the first big release of the year Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury now available. It’s not just us fans who have been enjoying the game, either. Yesterday, Goichi Suda, aka “Suda 51” (and the director of the upcoming Switch exclusive No … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (February 13th)

With a brand new Mario game, new titles to check out on Switch’s NES and SNES apps, and a whole lot of scalper sneakiness going on at McDonald’s, it’s been another hectic week in the world of Nintendo. Thankfully, it’s now time to relax and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the Nintendo … Read more

Street Fighter II Turned 30 At The Weekend

© Capcom Capcom’s seminal Street Fighter II turned 30 last weekend – a fact that makes us feel very, very old indeed. Originally launched in arcades on February 6th, 1991, the game triggered a flood of imitators throughout the early part of the decade, and spawned several ‘update’ variants in the form of Street Fighter … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (February 6th)

Nintendo, screenshot: Nintendo Life With yet another week behind us, this time bringing news that Nintendo is finally updating its multiplayer server system and a pretty bare-looking 2021 release schedule, it’s time to sit back, relax, and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the Nintendo Life team have done just that below, so … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (January 30th)

Another busy old week has flown by, with Nintendo revealing a new Monster Hunter Switch console and an Animal Crossing amiibo card rerelease, and PlatinumGames telling us we should probably forget about Bayonetta 3 for a while, so let’s take a step back and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the Nintendo Life … Read more

Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (January 23rd)

It wasn’t the busiest of weeks this week, with our most popular headlines revolving around an accusation against Apex Legends and Starter Pokémon fan rankings, but we’re still ever grateful for a chance to relax and chat about our weekend gaming plans. Members of the Nintendo Life team have done just that below, so feel … Read more