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Nintendo Will Be Holding a Splatoon 2 Tournament At E3 2017

Splatoon 2 will be coming out in July. Nintendo has already had a Splatoon 2 online Global Testfire for on Nintendo Switch and soon will hold another event for it! Splatoon 2 will get its own Tournament at E3 2017! On twitter today, Nintendo of America announced that they will be holding a Splatoon 2 pre-release tournament at E3 2017. They did not release any other details about the event. If I had to guess, I would say the event…

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PowerA Joy-Con Grip

Last week, PowerA was nice enough to send over a box full of great Nintendo Switch accessories, and this week we will be reviewing each and every one of them! Yesterday, we showed the incredible value of the PowerA Joy-Con Charging Dock which charges up to 4 Joy-Con controllers at one time. Today, we are looking at a less necessary accessory, although one that you might want to pick up anyways. Nintendo Switch Pro Controllers are fairly expensive, so many…

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Nintendo Switch Joy-Con Charging Dock from PowerA

If you were planning on grabbing Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, or even Splatoon 2 on the Nintendo Switch, you also probably snapped up a couple extra Joy-Con controllers so you can engage in some four player local multiplayer! If you are like me, and have multiple Switch units in your house, you might have purchased even MORE Joy-Cons. While having a ton of Joy-Cons is great, and although the batteries in the controllers last a fair amount of time, you…

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Cuphead Review

If you wish current video games were as difficult as the games you played in the late 80s and early 90s, you are in luck if you own an Xbox One. Cuphead provides that challenging package you might be looking for, but be aware: it's really, REALLY hard, and there is a good chance you won't have a lot of fun. Cuphead will appeal to a very niche audience, but I wonder how well it will do long term.

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Free DLC for Super Bomberman R Now Available

Free DLC for Super Bomberman R is now available. Please check out the press release below for more information! ” EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. – April 21, 2017 – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today released free DLC for Super Bomberman R, which gives gamers access to four new stages for battle mode and two new series of accessories using gems acquired in-game. New DLC for Super Bomberman R includes: ·         4 New Stages o    Lagoon – features a moving floor that…

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Mario Kart 8 Preview

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe launches next week, and multiple websites are pushing out their various previews and reviews. While we do get the opportunity to review most of Nintendo’s products – they did send us a Switch after all! – there are the odd moments where demands far exceeds supply. As a rerelease on a new platform, this appeared to be one of those situations. Don’t worry though, as we will be picking up our own copy next week, and…

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Zelda Premium Earbuds from PDP

Performance Design Products has been pumping out Nintendo Switch accessories at an really great pace, and we've been privileged to look at a number of their more premium products. So far, we've looked at the Elite Player Backpack, the starter kit, and the various skins available for the system. Today, we are taking a peek at the Zelda premium ear buds, a great on-the-go option for Nintendo Switch and Zelda fans!

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Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap – Launch trailer

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap is coming to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch this week. Please take a look at the launch trailer for the game! Wonder Boy: the Dragon’s Trap is a platformer with a really charming cartoon look to it. I think the graphics look amazing. A game like this is definitely perfect for the Nintendo Switch where you can play on the big screen in HD or play it on the go. Its also…

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More Thoughts From Me Special Edition: Nintendo Hits Us With A Cool Direct

Yesterday, there was a Nintendo Direct. The Direct covered both 3DS and Nintendo Switch titles. What did I think of the titles shown? Let’s find out! Nintendo Direct had a new format yesterday. We should talk about that first. The new list style format for Nintendo Direct worked well and had things going at a fast pace. It wasn’t too fast though. This format was definitely interesting. That said, I hope Nintendo doesn’t do this all the time. I can…

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Nintendo Direct 4/12/17 (Video)

A new Nintendo Direct aired tonight. Check out the video below and stay tuned for more coverage of this Direct tomorrow. Nintendo announced a lot of dates and seasons for games coming this year for 3DS and Nintendo Switch. I will have a special More Thoughts From Me tomorrow covering this Nintendo Direct. I’ll let you know which games I like and must have! Also, please stay tuned tomorrow for my first impressions of the new free-to-start Kirby game, Team…

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