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…

Smash Bros. Leaks, Telltale Games Closes, & Game Awards | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 81

This week on the Nintendo Prime Podcast, Eric and Nate sit down to talk at length about a cancer patient getting to play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, leaks for Super Smash Bros. & Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu & Eevee, the…

Switch Online Service’s Bad Advertising, Nintendo Direct Reactions | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 80

Nintendo Prime Podcast is back for it’s 80th episode, featuring the one and only Eric Mohr and for the first time in awhile, one of our patrons from the $20 tier on Patreon…. Andrew!   Below you can download the…

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…

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…

Switch Too Indie Focused, Mega Man 11 Hype, Most Desired Switch Online Features | NPP Ep. 79

Nintendo Switch has one of the healthiest indie game markets in the world, and if that wasn’t clear before September, it’s certainly clear now have two straight weeks with Indie style “directs”. Mega Man 11 is also on the horizon…

Games as a Service, Switch Games We’re Looking Forward To | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 78

Eric, Nate, & FiveJay gaming discuss Shigeru Miyamoto’s keynote speech and Nintendo’s stance on video game based subscription services. We also dive back in the Nintendo Online App as more games are confirmed to support it. Meanwhile, we take a…

Filip Miucin & Plagiarism, Diablo 3 on Switch, 2019 Lineup | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 77

This week we talk about the Filip Miucin plagiarism incident that has shook the Internet.  We also discuss Diablo 3 coming to the Nintendo Switch, the NPD, and games we would like to see in 2019.   Below you can…

SEGA IP Resurrection, Switch Online Service, & Ocarina of Time | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 76

This week we take a look at the claim that SEGA is going to be resurrecting  IPs for the Switch.  We also talk about how it is just under a month away from the launch of the Switch’s Online Service…

Pokemon Let’s Go Controversy, Take 2 Has More Switch Games Planned | Nintendo Prime Podcast Ep. 75

This week we talk about a controversial Poke’mon interview.  We also speculate as to what Take 2 could be bringing to the Switch, and share some details on RollerCoaster Tycoon: Adventures.   Below you can download the full audio only…