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5 Things that Need to be Added to Splatoon 2

author image by Matthew Gibson | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 0 Comments | 17 Feb 2017

Splatoon is undeniably one of Nintendo’s biggest success stories within the past couple years. Despite being on their worst-selling home console of all time (sorry Wii U), the ink-shooter has passed over four and a half million sales, just over…

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Nintendo Switch Bears an Impossible Weight, But is on the Right Path

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 4 Comments | 13 Feb 2017

The Nintendo Switch is a peculiar device that seems to hold Nintendo’s future in its hands. Nintendo isn’t exactly in trouble. Their mobile game releases have been highly successful, their expansion into universal theme parks will likely be a resounding…

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Why Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows is the Best Kind of DLC

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | 3DS Featured Opinion Wii U | 0 Comments | 09 Feb 2017

Our very own Daniel has put together an excellent feature on Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows, a batch of DLC for the original Shovel Knight game that does DLC in a somewhat unique way in today’s video game industry. He…

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Here’s Why Despite All the Changes, Breath of the Wild is the Essence of Zelda

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Adventure Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion Wii U | 4 Comments | 29 Jan 2017

For seemingly the first time in Zelda history, the inventor and creator of Zelda, Shigeru Miyamoto, and current series producer, Eji Aonuma, are in agreement that a certain game is the pure essence of the Zelda series. That game is…

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Nintendo Still Doesn’t Understand Online Gaming Desires With Switch

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Nintendo Switch Opinion | 8 Comments | 14 Jan 2017

Nintendo is hopping head first into the realm of a subscription based online services later this year (essentially when those services are ready to go). Unlike others, I am not wholly opposed to Nintendo doing this. Given how lackluster their…

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25 Predictions for the Nintendo Switch Presentation

author image by Matthew Gibson | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 1 Comment | 12 Jan 2017

After two and a half months of waiting, Nintendo will finally lift the curtains on more of the Nintendo Switch. And it is fair to say that with less than 8 hours remaining before the presentation, hype levels are through…

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If Nintendo Switch Flops it Could be the End of Nintendo in the Hardware Business

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 58 Comments | 07 Dec 2016

No, this isn’t one of those doom and gloom pieces that falsely states Nintendo is in some sort of financial crisis and could end up becoming the next SEGA due to failed hardware launches. Indeed, if any company was going…

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The ? Block: Do You Care About Yearly Video Game Awards (TGA 2016 Specifically)?

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | 3DS Adventure Fan Creations Featured Indie Mobile App Nintendo Switch Opinion Platformer Racing RPG Shooters Strategy Wii U | 1 Comment | 27 Nov 2016

On December 1st, The Game Awards 2016 will kick off awarding games, game makers, and fans across the world for their achievements over the past year. It’s a show I have personally grown to appreciate, as it treats the video…

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Here’s the Top 5 Third Party Games the Nintendo Switch Needs

author image by Matthew Gibson | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 7 Comments | 26 Nov 2016

One of the first things that excited me about Nintendo’s new console, the Nintendo Switch, after its reveal was the staggering amount of third parties that have partnered with the big N to develop for the platform. Ranging from big…

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The Switch Won’t Need Breath of the Wild at Launch to Succeed

author image by Nathanial Rumphol-Janc | Featured Nintendo Switch Opinion | 6 Comments | 16 Nov 2016

Nintendo Switch is a fairly ambitious piece of hardware. Setting aside the hybrid nature and detachable controllers, it marks a first in hardware pairing for Nintendo, teaming up with Nvidia to essentially handle the entirety of the insides of the…

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