Nintendo Switch is officially getting Skyrim, duh

Posted 01/13 06:03 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch is officially getting Skyrim, duh

It was hardly a secret, but here it is anyway: The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim is coming to Nintendo Switch.Bethesda Game Studios boss Todd Howard appeared in a video at the Switch reveal event to confirm that the beloved open-world game is coming to Nintendo's next console.

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Mario takes his maiden voyage on Nintendo Switch in Super Mario Odyssey, out this holiday

Posted 01/13 05:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Mario takes his maiden voyage on Nintendo Switch in Super Mario Odyssey, out this holiday

Nintendo has just revealed Super Mario Odyssey, the next adventure for everyone's favorite plumber.Only this time, Mario is leaving the Mushroom Kingdom behind for the real world (and plenty of others).

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Nintendo Switch's Joy-Cons have weird new motion controls and super-precise rumble

Posted 01/13 05:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch's Joy-Cons have weird new motion controls and super-precise rumble

If you thought the Nintendo Switch Joy-Cons were just regular ol' controller attachments, you severely underestimate Nintendo's love of cool/weird hardware.That ice cube trick is made possible by "HD rumble", and Nintendo claims it will let you feel the difference between one ice cube rattling around in a cup versus three, and even feel the sensation of the glass filling with water.

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Splatoon 2 coming Summer 2017 with new weapons, modes, and stages

Posted 01/13 05:43 in Gaming | 0comments

Splatoon 2 coming Summer 2017 with new weapons, modes, and stages

It's called Splatoon 2, and it's getting new weapons, modes, and stages, letting you be a squid now or kid now at home or on the go.One of the featured weapons in Splatoon 2 is a pair of twin pistols called "Duelies.

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Switch game Arms is like boxing, if boxing starred anime characters with Slinkies for ... arms

Posted 01/13 05:35 in Gaming | 0comments

Switch game Arms is like boxing, if boxing starred anime characters with Slinkies for ... arms

Remember the fun of boxing in Wii Sports?Well, Nintendo has just revealed Switch game Arms at their Switch reveal press conference, which takes that concept of flailing wildly in the air to the next level.

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1 2 Switch is a WarioWare-esque game where you face your opponent directly

Posted 01/13 05:29 in Gaming | 0comments

1 2 Switch is a WarioWare-esque game where you face your opponent directly

The Nintendo Switch is getting a strange launch title called 1 2 Switch - a party game that drops the screen for face-to-face gameplay interactions.A strange demo showed two gunmen facing off against each other, drawing Switch JoyCons to do battle.

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Nintendo Switch will have a 2.5 to 6.5 hour battery life - about the same as a 3DS

Posted 01/13 05:23 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch will have a 2.5 to 6.5 hour battery life - about the same as a 3DS

The Nintendo Switch functions as both a home console and a handheld, and those planning to take their console on the go are no doubt wondering how long they'll be able to play outside the home.Thanks to Nintendo's press conference reveal, we now have an answer: When undocked, the Switch will last anywhere between 2.

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Nintendo Switch to have paid online system, free until Fall 2017

Posted 01/13 05:23 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch to have paid online system, free until Fall 2017

At Nintendo's Switch reveal event today, Nintendo President Tatsumi Kimishima revealed that its new console/handheld will feature a paid online system - a first for a Nintendo platform.No details on what exactly that online system will entail, whether Miiverse will be a part of this, or how similar it will be to rival platforms PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live, but all Nintendo Switch users will be able to access the online infrastructure for free until sometime in Fall 2017.

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Nintendo Switch is coming on March 3 for $299

Posted 01/13 05:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo Switch is coming on March 3 for $299

You can pick up your very own Nintendo Switch on March 3.It will cost you $299.

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Gears of War studio Epic Games being sued by former football player who claims to be the real Cole Train

Posted 01/12 23:15 in Gaming | 0comments

Gears of War studio Epic Games being sued by former football player who claims to be the real Cole Train

You could say that Gears of War's Augustus Cole (aka THE COLE TRAIN, BABY, WOO) is currently experiencing a bit of an identity crisis.Former NFL player and wrestler Lenwood Hamilton launched a lawsuit against developer Epic Games, as well as publisher Microsoft, saying that Cole is a carbon copy of himself, right down to their shared fashion sense.

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Take a look around Mass Effect: Andromeda's ship and space car thanks to a new video

Posted 01/12 21:10 in Gaming | 0comments

Take a look around Mass Effect: Andromeda's ship and space car thanks to a new video

Mass Effect: Andromeda's latest video takes you on a tour of the dedicated transportation you'll use for pathfinding around the new galaxy: the good ship Tempest and its all-terrain rover the Nomad.Up first is the Nomad, which is a lot like the Mako from the original Mass Effect except it actually drives where you want it to.

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Every Nintendo console, ranked from worst to best

Posted 01/12 20:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Every Nintendo console, ranked from worst to best

And what better way to retrospectively appreciate those systems than with a ranked list?Puzzling out a satisfactory order is a lot harder than you might think, so here's a brief breakdown of our criteria.

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Alleged Valve insider breaks our hearts in one sentence: 'I don’t think there will be any more [Half-Life]'

Posted 01/12 19:55 in Gaming | 0comments

Alleged Valve insider breaks our hearts in one sentence: 'I don’t think there will be any more [Half-Life]'

Where's Half-Life 3?When is Half-Life 3 coming out?

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Here's where you can pre-order a Nintendo Switch

Posted 01/12 18:26 in Gaming | 0comments

Here's where you can pre-order a Nintendo Switch

It's only a matter of months until the Nintendo Switch arrives on shelves and if you want to get your hands on it on its March release date then pre-ordering is going to be nigh on essential.Things are going to get interesting after the launch line up and price is revealed during tonight's Nintendo Switch livestream so expect plenty of Nintendo Switch bundles to be revealed over the coming weeks.

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The new Horizon Zero Dawn trailer adds factions, wars and corrupted robosaurs to its beautiful world

Posted 01/12 17:37 in Gaming | 0comments

The new Horizon Zero Dawn trailer adds factions, wars and corrupted robosaurs to its beautiful world

As good as Horizon: Zero Dawn looks so far, the sum total of what we know has been: red-haired girl, robosaurs and pretty mountains.Now we have a little more context in this new cinematic trailer.

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Get The Witcher 3: Complete Edition for $24.99, a frankly ridiculous price-to-Witchery ratio

Posted 01/12 17:25 in Gaming | 0comments

Get The Witcher 3: Complete Edition for $24.99, a frankly ridiculous price-to-Witchery ratio

The Witcher 3 is one of the finest role-playing games ever created, its two DLC expansions are both wonderful additions to the already jam-packed world, and you can get them all at Best Buy for half off.The retailer currently has both PS4 and Xbox One versions of The Witcher 3: Complete Edition available for just $24.

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Zelda: Breath of the Wild will hit Europe in March after all, according GAME

Posted 01/12 16:29 in Gaming | 0comments

Zelda: Breath of the Wild will hit Europe in March after all, according GAME

Those rumors about The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild potentially missing the Nintendo Switch launch window in Europe - and nowhere else - may no longer be a concern.NeoGAF user Baleoce posted an image of a Breath of the Wild promotional box at their local GAME store, clearly showing a release date of March 2017 in the lower left corner.

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What we want to see in Splatoon on Switch

Posted 01/12 16:09 in Gaming | 0comments

What we want to see in Splatoon on Switch

However, Nintendo has consistently updated Splatoon with a host of free modes, maps, weapons and gear for players to experiment with and enjoy.Last year’s Switch reveal showcased a few clips from what looked to be a new Splatoon game, which has fans excited for more ink-spreading mayhem than you can shake a paintbrush at.

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Nintendo New York is offering 'a limited number' of Switch pre-orders tomorrow

Posted 01/12 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo New York is offering 'a limited number' of Switch pre-orders tomorrow

We've got the Nintendo Switch livestream tonight, where we're hoping to learn all about the console, games, release date and price.We know the console will be releasing in March and several retailers have been offering speculative pre-orders (giving us plenty of clues on the Switch's price range).

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The more determined Tomb Raider: Underworld is to lock me out of its tombs, the more I want in

Posted 01/12 14:01 in Gaming | 0comments

The more determined Tomb Raider: Underworld is to lock me out of its tombs, the more I want in

After a brief prologue, Crystal Dynamics’ excellent Tomb Raider: Underworld drops Lara in the Mediterranean and leaves you to figure out where to take her next.You want to get inside, but you’re going to have to earn it.

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