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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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DKC: Tropical Freeze Review

When Nintendo first revealed Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze during E3 2013, I’ll admit I was disappointed. Though I enjoyed 2010’s Donkey Kong Country Returns, a wonderfully challenging platformer on the Wii, I wasn’t clamoring for a sequel....


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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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Editorial: A Tale of Two Galaxies

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was the age of energy tanks, it was the age of engrams. It was the epoch of space pirates, it was the epoch of moon wizards. It was the season of, well, you get the....


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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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Countdown: Top 10 Game Boy Games

In Part II of our countdown of the top 10 games on every Nintendo system, we look at the mighty Game Boy. With an impressive decade-long catalog of handheld titles, the Game Boy certainly left its mark on video game history. We decided....


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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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News: Mario Kart 8 DLC Coming in November!

By now you’ve probably heard all about the new Mario Kart 8 DLC. No, not the controversial Mercedez-Benz cars. We’re talking about the Super Nintendo Kart extravaganza.... shadow_sep

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Editorial: Nintendo & DLC: Downloadable Commercials
The first home console game I ever played was Mario Kart 64. My older brother received it as a gift, and I can clearly remember getting up early the day after his birthday to play it....


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Super Mario 3D World Review
Super Mario 3D World marks the red plumber’s first 3D adventure on the Wii U. A hybrid of 2D and 3D platforming, 3D World attempts to merge gameplay from several prior Mario titles together while still making creative strides and increasing accessibility. The result is....


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Mario Kart 8 Review
Mario Kart, a series that has sold more than 100 million units, returns for its eighth installment on the Wii U. Nintendo is hopeful Mario Kart 8 will provide a much needed Golden Mushroom to the struggling...


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Countdown: Top 10 NES Games
Our first (aww) countdown! Over the next few months, we’ll be counting down our top 10 games on every Nintendo system. Now remember, Internet people, this list represents...


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Feature: Are Mario Kart amiibo Figures Racing Our Way?
Nintendo's new NFC figurines (called amiibo) were first unveiled at this year's E3 with a vague indication of their functionality. Although everything hasn't been clearly explained...


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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 and are wondering, “What does that mean - is it a street name? Do they only play Mario Kart? Are they just really motivated to write...

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