Nathanial Rumphol-Janc
Nathanial Rumphol-Janc
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A veteran in the video game media sphere, Nathanial co-founded Gamnesia, founded MetroidWiki.org, ran the news the segment on the Zelda Universe Podcast, found and ran Zelda Domain from 1998 to 2006, and built Zelda Informer as the Editor-in-Chief from 2008 to 2017. He now owns and operates Nintendo Prime. You can follow him on twitter @NateJanc, otherwise just stay tuned at Nintendo Prime for more of his work.

There Will be 151 Master Trainers in Pokemon Let’s Go Post Game

Looking for a challenge in the Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu & Eevee games arriving next month? There is some extra challenged added to the post game that may entice some of you. Eurogamer asked Musada and director of the game, …

Reggie Fils-Aime: Nintendo is an Entertainment Company

Reggie Fils-Aime spoke at the annual GeekWire Summit in Seattle and the focus was less about where Nintendo has been before and what they are doing moving forward, and more about trying to change the way Nintendo is perceived.  In…

Why Nintendo Has Never Been DOOMED: But So Many Want Them to Be

If you’ve been around the Nintendo community long enough, I am sure you have ran across the phrase “Nintendo is doomed”. Out of all of the negativity, criticism, hate, and anything else that can be lobbied towards a community or…

Batman: The Enemy Within Has Released on Switch Despite Controversy

Telltale Games announced they were closing their doors. They pulled the final season of The Walking Dead off of the eShop. They fired everyone but 25 employees. They treated their employees, reportedly, really bad and offered no severance. They are,…

Nintendo Switch is Getting its First “VR Headset”

At one point in time, Nintendo patented what apparead to be a VR headset for Nintendo Switch, suggesting they at least were exploring the possibility of doing VR on the platform. Rumors even circulated back in those days about Resident…

Switch Online Pre-Paid Cards Are Selling Well in Japan

We don’t currently know what the actual subscription numbers are for Nintendo’s newly launched Nintendo Switch Online Service, but we know one major retailor with over 1000 locations in Japan is touting how well the pre-paid cards are selling for…

Dead Cells on Switch is Outselling the PS4 Version 4 to 1

While many may have heard about Dead Cells due to a certain IGN controversy with a now former writer, the game itself has certainly not flown under the radar. With Metacritic ratings ranging from 88 to 91, platform depending, the…

Rumor: Lost Continent Section in Universal Islands to be Replaced by Zelda Stuff

We’ve known for awhile that new Nintendo based attractions were arriving at Universal Studios in Florida as well as their associated theme park in Japan. While these attractions are not open yet, it appears a massive area is being taken…

A New Nintendo Direct is Happening at 5pm CT Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that a brand new Nintendo Direct featuring 3DS and Nintendo Switch games will be happening tomorrow at 6pm ET, 3pm PT, and 5pm CT. You can do the conversions if you need to for your own local…

Pokemon CEO Talks About Doubting Switch Success, 2nd Pokemon Title Built With Intent to Move Units

Pokemon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara talked with Famitsu in the latest issue about a slew of topics. The ones most notable for us gamers deals with how the company viewed Switch heading into making Let’s Go Pikachu, Let’s Go Eevee, and…