Nintendo Download, June 20, 2024: It’s Time to Go Bananas!

Nintendo Download, June 20, 2024: It’s Time to Go Bananas!

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo Download adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on-device […]

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Nintendo Direct Presentation June 18, 2024

The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom and Metroid Prime 4: Beyond for Nintendo Switch Unveiled in Latest Nintendo Direct Presentation

Nintendo fans around the world are buzzing with excitement after the latest Nintendo Direct presentation showcased a diverse lineup of games coming to the Nintendo Switch system in 2024 and beyond. From highly anticipated sequels to exciting new titles, there is something for every type of gamer on the horizon. One of the biggest announcements from the Direct was the first look at Metroid Prime 4: Beyond. This long-awaited sequel offers a first glimpse of gameplay from Samus Aran’s newest mission, which is set to launch exclusively on Nintendo Switch in 2025. Fans of the beloved Metroid franchise can expect stunning graphics and adrenaline-fueled action in this highly anticipated release. https://youtu.be/kX3BkD5PVUM But that’s not all, as another highly anticipated sequel was also revealed – The Legend of Zelda: Echoes of Wisdom. This new adventure, set to release on September 26, 2024, will see players take on the role of the […]

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Nintendo Download, June 6, 2024: On the Hunt for Glory!

Nintendo Download, June 6, 2024: On the Hunt for Glory!

In addition to video games available at retail stores, Nintendo also offers a variety of content that people can download directly to their systems. Nintendo Download adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop, which offers a variety of options for the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Nintendo eShop is a cash-based service that features a wide variety of content, including new and classic games, applications and demos. Users can add money to their account balances by using a credit card or purchasing a Nintendo eShop Card at a retail store and entering the code from the card. All funds from one card must be loaded in Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch family of systems. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older can also link a PayPal account to their Nintendo Account to purchase digital games and content for the Nintendo Switch family of systems both on-device […]

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Self Simulated First Demo Is Available

2nd Law Games Releases Demo for Self Simulated the Fast-paced action platformer for the Game Boy Color Fans of retro gaming and indie titles, get ready to immerse yourself in the exciting world of Self Simulated, the latest game from indie developer Martin Gauer at 2nd Law Games. Gauer has just released the first demo of his highly anticipated action platformer for the original Game Boy Color, offering players a preview of the intense gameplay and captivating storyline. In Self Simulated, players take on the role of a character who wakes up with no memories and receives a startling revelation: they have recently died and their consciousness has been transferred into a robot body. To fully sync with their new form, players must navigate through a complex facility filled with obstacles and hostile enemy robots. Along the way, they will experience flashbacks and strange occurrences, raising questions about their past […]

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Cronela’s Mansion, The Spiritual Successor to Maniac Mansion, Poised To Take Players Back To Adventure Gaming’s SCUMM-iest Era In 2025

Debut Trailer Showcases Game Running On More Retro Consoles Than You Can Shake A Green Tentacle At Adventure gaming enthusiasts, get ready for a blast from the past with Cronela’s Mansion, the highly anticipated spiritual successor to Lucasfilm’s iconic point-and-click adventure title, Maniac Mansion. Developed by Spanish indie developer Straynus, this epic journey has been four years in the making and is scheduled to be released on various platforms in 2025. Inspired by the classic SCUMM engine titles from the late 80s and early 90s, Cronela’s Mansion pays homage to the glory days of adventure gaming. It’s an open-world game that takes players on a thrilling and mysterious journey as they explore a sprawling mansion, solve cunning puzzles, and interact with a diverse cast of characters. With a branching dialogue system, players will have the freedom to shape the story according to their choices. Being a true labor of love, […]

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Celebrate 35 Years of Game Boy With Super Mario Land and More Games

Now Available on Nintendo Switch Online! The year was 1989, and the gaming world was forever changed with the launch of the Game Boy™ system. As we celebrate its 35th anniversary, Nintendo is taking us back to where it all began with a blast from the past – the original launch titles. Baseball, Alleyway™, and the first Super Mario™ game, Super Mario Land™, were all integral parts of the Game Boy’s debut. And now, Nintendo Switch Online members* can relive the nostalgia of these classic titles by playing them on the latest additions to the Game Boy – Nintendo Switch Online library. Newly Added GAME BOY Games: Super Mario Land – Relive Mario’s first Game Boy adventure! Obstacles and enemies of all sorts await you in the scenic kingdoms of Sarasaland, where you’ll travel through ancient ruins, stay afloat in tempestuous waters and navigate challenges aplenty. As Mario, you’ll run, jump […]

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Song of Morus: Gala of Battle

Song of Morus: Gala of Battle Now Available for Game Boy

Game Boy Printer Functionality and Anime-Inspired Art Style The Retro Room Games Launches Song of Morus: Gala of Battle – The Ultimate Boss Rush Shoot ‘Em Up Experience for the Game Boy! Game Boy enthusiasts, get ready to add a new gem to your collection! Independent publisher The Retro Room Games has just announced the release of their latest game, Song of Morus: Gala of Battle. This highly anticipated boss rush shoot ’em up game is now available on their store for just USD 42.99. Song of Morus: Gala of Battle takes players on an exhilarating adventure through the world of the Game Boy. Join the protagonist Song on their journey to fight against evil undead and spiritual creatures. With stunning anime-style visuals and engaging gameplay, this game is a testament to the creativity and passion of its developers. One of the standout features of Song of Morus: Gala of […]

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Brookwood Pocket Tactics Pre-order Already Available for Game Boy Color

A Tiny Tactics Game Retro-indie games publisher Bitmap Soft and developer Werebear Games have announced an exciting new release for Game Boy Color fans. The highly anticipated game, Brookwood Pocket Tactics, is now available for pre-order on the store at £45.00. Brookwood Pocket Tactics draws heavy inspiration from popular franchises such as Redwall and WarCraft, as well as the tactics genre. Developed with the Forgotten Engine by nowheresoft and GB Studio, this game offers players an immersive experience in managing troops in a medieval animal battle. Players can choose from four factions in an Islamic-inspired world – the Khalifa of Rodents, the Sultanate of Cats, the Eashir of Birds, and the Hashd’n of Lizards. Each faction comes with its own unique abilities and strengths, adding a layer of complexity to the gameplay. The game is available in both digital and physical versions, with the physical edition offering extra goodies such […]

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Nintendo Celebrates Mar10 Day With Games, Movie News and a Variety of Mario-themed Activities

Nintendo Celebrates Mar10 Day With Games, Movie News and a Variety of Mario-themed Activities

Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door launches May 23, Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD launches June 27 and Classic Game Boy Titles Featuring Mario Arrive This Week on Nintendo Switch Online As part of yesterday’s MAR10 Day celebration, Nintendo released a surprise video announcing release dates for two anticipated titles featuring Mario and friends, three classic Game Boy games that will soon be available to Nintendo Switch Online members on the Nintendo Switch family of systems, plus an announcement regarding a new animated film based on the world of Super Mario Bros. No need to avoid Piranha Plants or dodge fireballs to find out what’s in store – just check out this exclusive announcement video here. Now get ready to relive some classic Game Boy memories, embark on an adventure with Mario through a paper world and give Luigi a little bit of the spotlight, too (he deserves it). MAR10 Day continues with: Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door is Unfolding … […]

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Nintendo Switch Online Adds Game Boy Color Classics The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons

Nintendo Switch Online Adds Game Boy Color Classics The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons

Yesterday was a big day for the Legend of Zelda fans out there! A brand new way to play two of the most beloved classic Game Boy Color games is now available: The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons are now available, exclusively as part of the Game Boy – Nintendo Switch Online membership. By linking the two games through their password system, some characters and enemies will change between the two adventures, items can be upgraded or transported and players can even discover the true evil force behind the scenes. Players take on the role of Link, a hero in the Land of Labrynna as they work to prevent the Sorceress of Shadows from plunging the world into an endless night. Protecting the future relies on being able to bend time and explore the past, by navigating through a land full […]

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