Monthly Archives March 2017
Today we have for you two new videos that showcase the characters (above) and some of the weapons (below)...Read More
That’s a pretty bold statement that comes from the current retail industry leader for video game software and hardware sales. GameStop has now publicly commented on the sales success of the Nintendo Switch and needless to say, they are extremely pleased. Eric Bright from GameStop had this to say about the Switch:
“The Nintendo Switch is off to a start right now that it could possibly eclipse the Wii. Initial sales on this have been phenomenal. I can’t give straight numbers, but I can say we’re seeing one of the highest attach rates of software and accessories to a device that we’ve seen in a long time.”
There was a bit more from an interview he participated in, but this is probably the biggest projection news from GameStop in sometime.
Source: GameRantRead More
Take a gander at the video above. All I can do is imagine the possibilities.Read More
Well now, Nintendo has reportedly adjusted nearly every metric for the next fiscal year for Switch. According to the Wall Street Journal, Nintendo has doubled their Switch production lines for the next fiscal year from 8 million units to 16 million units, with them expecting to sell 10 million of those units during the fiscal year 2017/2018 (April 2017 through March 2018). They also adjusted their expected first month sales from 2 million to 2.5 million units.
That means over the span of 13 months, Nintendo expects to now sell 12.5 million units while having a 6 million unit surplus either in stores or in warehouses ready to go to maintain a study supply stream for fiscal year 2018/2019...Read More
We finally had the lid blown off the Sonic 2017 project coming to Nintendo Switch. We now know the game is called Sonic Forces and we learned a slew of details about the game thanks to a big panel at SXSW. Before we get down into a breakdown of select details from that event, here’s our first off screen look at the game in action:
- Is an evolution of Sonic Colors and Sonic Generations
- 3 unique gameplay styles will be included, including “modern Sonic” & “classic Sonic”
- Built with a new engine called Hedgehog Engine 2, which is a massive evolution of their old engine
- Global illumination, physical rendering, and other new enhancements are being added into some of their older visual designs
- SEGA’s Shun Nakamura is ...
I deeply apologize ahead of time for the shoddy audio on our end. We had to use our backup audio source which is admittedly not great due to some extreme technical issues. We’re looking into getting these issues resolved for next week.
Below you can download the full audio only version:Read More
With VR combined with HD rumble, players would be able to feel as though they were actually experiencing a sense of touch within the game. However, MatPat takes his theory further to say that the Switch might be capable of running AR games. The Joy-Cons have a camera in them that can sense objects in the real world and can feed that data back into the game...Read More