Nintendo Life
13h00 11  avril
Soapbox: It’s Time For Nintendo’s Sonic Mania Moment
Go on, cheer us all up.I remember a strange night live blogging the worst Anniversary celebration ever. You know the one, Sonic fans But it wasn’t all bad; we didn’t know it at the time, as the widely leaked Switch hadn’t even been officially revealed as the NX at that point, but Nintendo fans...
11h00
First 4 Figures Announces Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Champions Series
Revali is now in development.First 4 Figures has already released plenty of amazing Zelda-themed PVC statues over the years, and soon it’ll be expanding its Breath of the Wild line.In a post across its social channels, F4F revealed the Champions Series would be coming soon and that the first...
09h00
Poll: Box Art Brawl: Duel #82 - Kirby Tilt ’n’ Tumble
Rock ’n’ roll.Welcome back to Box Art Brawl, our weekly poll to find the best regional box art variant from two or more retro candidates.Last time we looked at The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks in a duel that pitted Japan and Europe against North America. It appears that the regional team-up...
05h00
New Fan-Made Zelda Mod Transforms Wind Waker Into Ocarina Of Time
Introducing The Legend of Zelda: Winds of Time .If you love The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker and the Nintendo 64 classic, Ocarina of Time, then you absolutely have to take a look at the mod in the video above.Zelda fan and modder BigSharkZ has assembled a video showing off a similar but...
03h30
A New Limited-Time Pokémon Sword And Shield Dream Ball Distribution Has Begun
Get it while you can There’s another limited-time item up for grabs in Pokémon Sword and Shield. This time around it’s for a special Dream Ball.As explained by Serebii.net, this code was handed out during the Pokémon Players Cup 3 stream. This offer runs until 12th April (aka tomorrow) - so be sure...
02h15
Shantae’s Game Boy Color Adventure Arrives On Nintendo Switch This Month
Take a trip back in time.WayForward has revealed the original Shantae for Game Boy Color will be released on Switch eShop on 22nd April.Along with an announcement on social media, it’s also released a trailer showing off the original game in action on Nintendo’s hybrid hardware. Notably, this...
19h00 10  avril
Would You Rather: Eat A Pikachu, Or An Eevee?
Sit down at our table for the most unethical meal you’ll ever eat.Welcome to Would You Rather , where we ask you to choose from two (or more) equally awesome horrible things, and find out if you’re in the majority or the minority. Of course, you can always argue your case in the comments.Bienvenue...
17h00
Talking Point: Capcom, Please Make Monster Hunter Snap
Snap those Monster scraps.I’ve been playing a lot of Monster Hunter Rise since it launched. Like, an unhealthy amount. It’s easily my new favourite in the series, serving as a great jumping on point for new players and a place for veterans to hone their skills. But while I’ve...
14h00
Super Seducer 1 & 2 Refused By Nintendo Due To "Explicit Content"
Producer not so surprised after third game was banned by Steam.Super Seducer producer, Richard La Ruina, has announced the first two games in his realistic seduction simulator series won’t be released on the Nintendo Switch.In an email, Nintendo said it would not be able to release Super...
13h00
Review: Moorhuhn Kart 2 - A Poultry Offering
Needs to offer moor than this.Metroid Prime Trilogy? Garbage. Super Mario Galaxy 2? Forget it. There’s only one Switch remaster this world needed, and that’s Moorhuhn Kart 2. And when we say “this world” , we clearly mean Bizarro World, where cats chase dogs, cows milk...
12h30
Square Enix Celebrating SaGa Frontier’s Return With Special Launch Stream
Game arrives next week.To celebrate the release of SaGa Frontier Remastered on the Nintendo Switch on 15th April, Square Enix has announced it will be airing a celebratory live stream broadcast featuring multiple members of the development team. This will include the series producer Masanori...
12h00
Star Wars: Republic Commando Dev Apparently Investigating Switch Frame Rate Issues
hopefully we’ll be able to resolve them soon .If you got your hands on Star Wars: Republic Commando for Nintendo Switch earlier this week, you might have noticed - or at least heard - about some distracting frame rate issues in this version. We’ve had a bit of a mixed experience, too.Videos on...
11h00
Reminder: Nintendo’s Huge Multiplayer Switch Sale Ends This Weekend, Over 190 Games Reduced (Europe)
Up to 75% off Update: The huge multiplayer sale currently taking place on the Switch eShop is about to come to an end. Deals will vanish from the store at 23:59pm your local time on Sunday, 11th April. Make sure to browse the offers and pick up anything you’re interested in before then.Original...
10h00
Random: Nintendo Has Uploaded Its Switch Online Trailer (Again), And It’s Still Getting Disliked
Oh no If you subscribe to Nintendo’s official YouTube channel, you might have noticed over the past day that it has uploaded its Switch Online overview trailer again. Despite being a fresh upload, the dislikes already outnumber the likes.At the time of writing, there are around 5K likes and 15K...
09h00
Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (April 10th)
Here are our picks, but what are yours?It’s the end of another busy week, one that’s seen the release of Pac-Man 99, rumours of dock-based upgrades for a potential new Switch, confirmation of DLC for the really-rather-good Streets of Rage 4, and a Nintendo collector who went to the effort to build...
07h15
Nintendo’s Future Is Focused On New IP And "Staple Series"
We are constantly looking out for new ideas .Would you like to see Nintendo revive some of its older and perhaps lesser-known IPs for the Switch generation? Well, if Shuntaro Furukawa’s latest comments are anything to go by, it’s probably best not to get your hopes up too much.During an interview...
18h00 09  avril
Feature: Zelda: Twilight Princess’ Flipped World On Wii Made Me Go A Little Cucco
Flip reverse it.To celebrate the 35th anniversary of The Legend of Zelda, we’re running a series of features looking at a specific aspect " a theme, character, mechanic, location, memory or something else entirely " from each of the mainline Zelda games. Today, Gavin regrets the fact that...
17h55
Rumour: Sonic Colors Remaster Listed In Localisation Company’s Credits
With Sonic Boom art?German production company IKSample has a long a storied history providing localisation services across the mediums of film, television and video games (as you can see for yourself by perusing the credits on the company’s website). However, one or two very interesting video game...
17h00
Unrailed Is The Next Switch Limited Edition From Super Rare Games
Take a look at the goodies included.There are a number of limited run special edition stores that cater to the physical copy addiction many of us Switch owners share, and one of the more established outlets is Super Rare Games. The UK-based company has teamed up to do ’super rare’ releases with a...
16h00
The Darkside Detective: A Fumble In The Dark Will Haunt Switch This Month
Back to Twin Lakes - America’s 34th most haunted city.Back in early 2018, The Darkside Detective brought its humorous point and click adventure to the eShop. We quite liked it, though felt that its heavy focus on pop-culture and jokes from the ’80s and ’90s would fly over younger gamers’...
14h30
Japanese Charts: Monster Hunter Rise Stays Top In A Nintendo-Dominated Top Ten
Almost 1.6 million physical copies sold in two weeks.Famitsu’s Japanese chart figures are now in for the week ending 4th April, revealing that Monster Hunter Rise is still comfortably leading the pack.The game sold another estimated 277,604 physical copies this week, bringing its two-week total to...
14h00
Slapstick Comedy Rain On Your Parade Could Be Switch’s Next Untitled Goose Game
Ruin everyone’s day.Launching on Switch next week is Rain on Your Parade, a slapstick comedy title that looks like an ideal fit for fans of 2019 eShop hit, Untitled Goose Game.The game has you playing as a mischievous cloud that appears to have a single wish in life: to create absolute mayhem. You...
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Random: A Switch Owner’s So Fed Up With Games Lacking Manuals That They Made Their Own
And it looks amazing.Ah, remember the good old days when video games used to come with proper instruction booklets?The perfect accompaniment to any physical release, and especially useful for the journey home from your local game store as you eagerly await playing it for the first time, manuals...
13h00
Review: Cozy Grove - A Great-Looking But Flawed Animal Crossing-Alike, With Ghosts
Animal Crossing over to the other side.Back in the Wii and DS era, Nintendo tried something new: telling its players to take breaks. We’re no strangers to the Animal Crossing all-nighter, and it seemed like Nintendo was finally starting to worry about our health, but very few people actually heeded...
12h30
KEMCO RPG Asdivine Cross Arrives on Switch Very Soon
Save the world, you know the drill.If any publisher has cornered the eShop market in affordable download fantasy RPGs, it’s KEMCO, and it has supported developer EXE-CREATE with seven releases, five of them on Nintendo Switch.The latest to be confirmed for Switch eShop is Asdivine Cross, which was...