Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Goodbye NX, hello Nintendo Switch

Oct 20, 2016

Once the home of impenetrable game and hardware development, it seems that Nintendo have finally been cracked. The most popular rumours about the NX – or, rather, Nintendo Switch – have proven to be true. That makes the below trailer no less exciting, though. Nintendo Switch is a console that connects to the TV via a dock, but can also be taken away and...

Mario Tennis Ultra Smash: review

Mario Tennis Ultra Smash: review

Nov 26, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Camelot Software Planning Players: 1-4 Site: http://mariotennis.nintendo.com/ultra-smash/ Game code provided by the publisher It’s a wonder that Mario and co find any time for kidnapping plots and platform jumping, really. They seem to spend so much time playing golf, racing around in...

Super Mario Maker: review

Super Mario Maker: review

Sep 24, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1 Site: http://supermariomaker.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher How many times have you played a Super Mario game, and decided that you could do a better job at designing the levels? Quite likely none, unless you have the sort of ego problem that leads to a...

Mario Kart 8 Defies Gravity

Mario Kart 8 Defies Gravity

Jun 12, 2013

New Console, New Mario, New Mario Kart. Mario Kart comes once a Nintendo console cycle and Mario Kart 8 is indeed the eighth installment in the series, due out during spring 2014. It looks very nice and crisp, with it’s new HD visuals but what else is there? Well, you can drive on the land, underwater, on motorbikes and glide through the skies like in...

Nintendo Land: review

Nintendo Land: review

Mar 8, 2013

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-5 (offline only) Site: http://nintendoland.nintendo.com/about.html We have Pac-Man clones. We have a simplified FPS adventure experience. We have arena based third person shooters. We have a dumbed down 3D racing game. Alongside these are some nice, non-offensive games which...