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...

Splatoon: review

Splatoon: review

Jun 10, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-2 (offline), 8 (online) Site: http://splatoon.nintendo.com/ Game purchased by the reviewer A certain corner of the internet criticises Nintendo relentlessly. This dark and smelly corner is full of people who for some reason believe that Nintendo keeps rehashing the same...

Critical Gamer’s most utterly wanted for 2015

Critical Gamer’s most utterly wanted for 2015

Dec 17, 2014

It’s Christmas time! Sort of! It’s that heartwarming season that brings out the slobbering avaristic beast in all of us. There’s much buying and demanding of presents, many British people glumly resigned to the fact that they’ll get all the cold of the season and none of the snow, and millions of people across the planet fondling presents...

Hands-On: Splatoon

Hands-On: Splatoon

Jul 3, 2014

Adam: I’ve been excited about Splatoon since its E3 unveiling, enthralled by the idea of Nintendo’s take on a genre that had seemingly been run dry to the point where I was completely apathetic to it: the multiplayer shooter. Fortunately Nintendo has injected it with all the fun I’ve come to expect from the company, eschewing the tired traditions that...