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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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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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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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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....
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Super Smash Bros. 3DS Review
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS marks the debut of Nintendo’s flagship fighting franchise on handheld consoles. The objective of the game is the same as ever: beat your opponents to pulp using any means necessary and knock them off the....
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Mario Golf: World Tour Review

Mario Golf: World Tour is Camelot’s second foray into Mario sports on the Nintendo 3DS. While its first Mario sports entry, Mario Tennis: Open, had a solid gameplay foundation when it launched back in 2012, many players criticized....


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Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Review

The Legend of Zelda is one of the most iconic and enduring franchises in video game history. For more than 25 years, the series has continually captivated fans with its unique blend of action, adventure, and puzzle solving ....


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Feature: Breaking Down the New 3DS

By now you’ve surely heard the news; there’s a new 3DS coming to the market! The name? The “New 3DS.” Seriously, we’re not kidding. Yet, despite another uninspired console name....


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Editorial: Our Thoughts on E3 2014
With E3 officially over, we reflect on the ups and downs of Nintendo's 2014 Digital Event. Did we walk away feeling incredibly excited or thoroughly depressed? Find out below in our...


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Welcome to Nintendo Drive!
So you’ve stumbled upon a little site called NintendoDrive.com and are wondering, “What does that mean - is it an address? Do they only play Mario Kart? Are they just really motivated to...