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Gunman Clive HD Collection Review
Gunman Clive and its sequel are what I’d call “essential” games for any 3DS owner. Now on Wii U, Bertil Hörberg’s Gunman Clive HD Collection combines both titles into one must-have package....
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Editorial: Our Thoughts on E3 2015
That's a wrap! With E3 2015 over, we take some time to reflect on Nintendo's presentation. Did we love it? Hate it? Were we terrified by those Muppets? (Yes.) Read on to find out our....
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E3 2105: Digital Event Roundup
Another E3 come and gone, another year closer to Zelda. Though this year’s Digital Event highlighted a number of previously revealed information, Nintendo still had a few surprises up....
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Splatoon Review
Whether you’re a kid or a squid, you’ve surely heard about Splatoon by now. After all, it’s Nintendo’s newest IP and first foray into the online multiplayer shooter space. Unlike your typical....
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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review
Toad wears many hats (well, technically mushrooms). He’s been a kart racer, a baseball player, a tennis champ, a turnip tosser, a save point, and Princess Peach’s personal butler....
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Nintendo Direct Micro Roundup (6/1/15)
Like Lucas, yesterday's Nintendo Direct Micro came out of nowhere, and it'll likely be our last batch of news before E3. Here's a quick rundown of everything you....
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Shapes of Gray Review
I remember playing Asteroids as a kid. In fact, it was one of the first games I ever played: black-and-white, simplistic, incredibly difficult (at least to a five-year-old), but equally rewarding. Shapes....
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Editorial: The Sound of Silence
Hello Darkness, my old friend, I’ve come to talk with you ag- oh wait, never mind, I can’t. And so goes the sad song about Nintendo voice chat, a tune that’s barely changed since the feature became industry standard more than a decade ago....
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Guacamelee! Review
What do you get when you combine Metroid-style exploration, fluid combo-based combat, and a healthy dose of Mexican flair? A damn good game, that’s for sure. But just how fantástico is DrinkBox....
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Nintendo Direct Roundup (4/1/15)
Ladies and gentlemen: start your engines (literally, if you’re a MK8 fan). For 48 minutes, Nintendo tried as hard as they could to make us forget that Zelda delay. And you know....
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Gene Therapy: Making Sense of Nintendo's Deal with DeNA
Surely by now you’ve heard the news: Nintendo is finally entering the mobile landscape. On March 17th, Nintendo announced its partnership with Japanese mobile provider DeNA (pronounced “DNA”) to....
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Super Smash Bros. Wii U Review
What makes Super Smash Bros. so popular? Is it the excitement of playing with a room full of friends (or perhaps the satisfaction of launching them into oblivion)? Is it the limitless....
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Countdown: Top 10 SNES Games
Now we're gettin' to the good stuff. In Part III of our countdown of the top 10 games on every Nintendo system, we tackle the legendary Super Nintendo. The SNES has an exhaustive library of fantastic games, so narrowing down our picks....
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Editorial: Scalper's Paradise:
How Sold Out Products are Hurting Nintendo
Have you or someone you love been disappointed by the scant supply of Nintendo products over the past few months? In addition to the West coast port strike, which Nintendo recently confirmed has delayed shipments of certain products....
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Shovel Knight Review
Fledgling studio Yacht Club Games launched a Kickstarter campaign for its first game, Shovel Knight, way back in March 2013. Within a month, nearly 15,000 backers had shattered....
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Gunman Clive 2 Review
When the original Gunman Clive released on the eShop two years ago, it was well received thanks to its highly polished platforming and distinctive art style (not to mention its $1.99 price point). For his sophomore effort, creator Bertil Hörberg....
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Nintendo Drive's 2015 Predictions
After an exciting 2014 and an eventful 2015 Nintendo Direct, we set our sights on what else Nintendo might have in store for us. Below are our top ten predictions for....
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Nintendo Direct Roundup (1/14/15)
Ladies and gentlemen, 46 minutes for a Nintendo Direct is a long time… so long, in fact, that you may have forgotten a thing or two (or twelve). To jog your memory, here’s a “brief” rundown of everything from Wednesday morning’s....
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Nintendo Drive's Best of 2014
Although Nintendo’s 2014 started slowly, both the Wii U and 3DS added some truly fantastic games to their respective libraries by year’s end. As 2014 draws to a close, we take a closer....
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Xeodrifter Review
I don’t know about you, but I’ve been craving a new side-scrolling Metroid for years now. Whether or not I’ll ever get Samus on my 3DS remains to be seen (and it’s looking increasingly unlikely), but in the meantime, I’m happy to confirm that Renegade....