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Love Elysium: Secret of the Goddess

Falling in love… with a goddess?! Love Elysium: Secret of the Goddess is coming soon

Introducing the Latest Exciting Addition to the Nintendo Switch: Love Elysium: Secret of the Goddess Get ready to embark on a thrilling interactive adventure with the newest indie game from Bikini Games – Love Elysium: Secret of the Goddess. Set to be released on the popular Nintendo Switch platform this year, this game promises to be an unforgettable experience for gamers. Love Elysium: Secret of the Goddess follows the story of Sota and his friend Yuina, who have won a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be jurors at a luxurious resort on a private island. But this is no ordinary holiday – they are tasked with choosing the most beautiful woman in the world. However, things take a complicated turn as Sota finds himself caught in a web of mystery and romance. The game revolves around four exceptionally beautiful women, each with their own secrets and motives. Players will have the chance […]

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Meet the Colourful Cast of Characters in Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble

SEGA of America has just dropped some exciting news for all Nintendo Switch fans – the highly anticipated Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble will be launching exclusively for the Nintendo Switch family of systems on June 25, 2024. And that’s not all, the company has also revealed more details on the talented cast of characters who will feature in the game, along with an extensive look into the customization options available for players. The latest trailer for Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble showcases the different playable characters that will be part of Adventure Mode. Meet Fes, Tee, and Val – members of the notorious Gala family who are on a quest to hunt down rare and valuable artifacts, much to the chagrin of the beloved AiAi and his gang. The different playable characters featured in Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble: AiAi – The carefree and well-rounded commander-in-chimp of the group. When he’s […]

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Dicefolk

Collect Monsters in the Dice-based Tactical RPG Dicefolk Coming June 20

Take enemy turns into your hands and roll to save the world Good Shepherd Entertainment, LEAP Game Studios, and Tiny Ghoul have exciting news for Nintendo Switch players: the highly anticipated tactical roguelike, Dicefolk, will be making its way to the platform on June 20th. This unique game combines dice-based combat and monster-catching mechanics, offering a fresh take on turn-based gameplay. For those eager to start their adventure in the world of Dicefolk, there’s even better news: the game is currently available for pre-order on the Nintendo eShop at a discounted price. From now until June 19th, players can get a 20% discount on the original $14.99 price. Don’t miss out on this limited-time offer and secure your copy today. Originally released on Steam in February, Dicefolk has already received rave reviews from the gaming community. With a current rating of “Very Positive” and 88% positive reviews, it’s clear that […]

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Mastering the Chaos: A Review of ‘This Means Warp’ on Nintendo Switch

Introduction: Imagine commandeering your own spaceship in a universe where every decision could lead to victory or catastrophic defeat. “This Means Warp,” developed by Outlier Games and published by Jagex, is a roguelite spaceship management game that launched on Nintendo Switch on November 30, 2023. It promises intense co-operative gameplay mixed with strategic chaos. Overview: This title thrusts players into the role of spaceship commanders navigating a procedurally generated universe. As a roguelite, it blends strategy with arcade action, setting players against a backdrop of endless space skirmishes. The game stands out with its co-op gameplay, supporting both local and online modes for up to four players. Graphics and Presentation: “This Means Warp” employs a charming, cartoonish art style that belies the strategic depth beneath. The visual presentation is clean, making the hectic gameplay accessible and engaging. Environments and character models are simplistic, but effectively convey the game’s light-hearted yet […]

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Bem Feito for Nintendo Switch: A Unique Retro-Horror Sim

Introduction: Dive into the quirky and eerie world of “Bem Feito,” a game that brilliantly melds life simulation with subtle horror elements. Developed by oiCabie and brought to the Nintendo Switch by QUByte Interactive, this title was released on November 9, 2023, and offers a nostalgic throwback with a modern twist. Overview: Set on the minuscule planet B-613, “Bem Feito” places you in the shoes of Reginaldo, engaging in daily chores while uncovering the planet’s secrets. This game distinguishes itself with its unique blend of simulation and horror, wrapped within the gameplay mechanics of an in-game emulator. Graphics and Presentation: The graphics are a homage to the pixel art style of the 1990s, with minimalist yet expressive designs that enhance the game’s mysterious aura. Character designs and environments are simple but effective, creating a distinctive look that stands out in today’s market. Gameplay: Players navigate daily tasks like fishing, cooking, […]

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Roguelite bullet heaven Whacking Hell! to be released soon

Sanuk Games is thrilled to announce the upcoming launch of its latest game, Whacking Hell!. This new roguelite bullet heaven game is set to hit all major systems, including PlayStation 4 and 5, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series, and PC (available on Steam, Epic Games, and GOG), in a mere few weeks. Players will find themselves facing the ultimate challenge as the gates of hell have opened and they must defeat waves of enemy attacks, along with powerful bosses. But don’t worry, you won’t be empty-handed in this intense battle. Use your wit and skills to collect souls, upgrade your weapons and spells, and become an unstoppable force of destruction. Whacking Hell! offers a unique top-down 2D shooting experience, packed with fast-paced action and endless possibilities. With 5 characters and 5 main weapons to unlock, players can customize their gameplay and strategize their approach to each level. Each chapter is filled […]

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Core Keeper

Cozy Sandbox Adventure Core Keeper Launches August 27

Beloved mining adventure coming to all platforms this summer Pugstorm and Fireshine Games are excited to announce the upcoming release of their award-winning mining sandbox adventure game, Core Keeper, on August 27th. The highly anticipated game will be available on multiple platforms, including the Nintendo Switch system, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One consoles, the PlayStation 5 (PS5) system, and the PlayStation 4 system. Additionally, the PC version will leave Steam Early Access and launch as a full release on the same day, with a massive 1.0 update that brings new content, features, and quality of life improvements. Core Keeper has already made a name for itself, being nominated for “Best Early Access Launch” at the Golden Joystick Awards 2022 and selling over 2 million copies to date. The game offers players an immersive experience where their choices shape an epic journey. Whether playing alone or with friends, players can harvest […]

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SUSHI Race

SUSHI Race – Switch Game from SAT-BOX out May 23rd

Sushi Takes the Race: SAT-BOX Announces New Game SUSHI Race in the Hit Series Fans of the popular game “SUSHI Shot” have another reason to be excited as game studio SAT-BOX recently announced the release of their newest title in the series – SUSHI Race. This highly anticipated game is set to hit the Nintendo eShop on May 23, 2024, and promises to deliver an exhilarating and unique race experience unlike any other. In SUSHI Race, players can expect to race through courses as their favorite sushi characters turned into racecars. From the Fatty Tuna to the Inari-zushi, each sushi machine boasts its own set of stats and abilities, allowing players to choose their ideal vehicle for the race. With 11 unique sushi machines to choose from, the possibilities are endless. What sets SUSHI Race apart from other racing games is its simple and fun gameplay, making it accessible to […]

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Nintendo Download, May 16, 2024: Cheers to the Years!

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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Extinction Rifts

Extinction Rifts: A Nostalgic Blast from the Past with a Modern Twist

BOOMER SHOOTER IN DEVELOPMENT As the gaming industry continues to advance technologically, it’s easy to forget the games that paved the way for the immersive experiences we have today. But one game is determined to bring back the golden age of gaming with a modern twist. Enter Extinction Rifts – a frenetic action boomer shooter that pays homage to classic titles and the graphics of the original PlayStation console. Developed by QUByte Interactive, a game development company with over 14 years of experience specializing in retro games, Extinction Rifts is set to release in the second half of 2024. This highly anticipated game will be simultaneously released for Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, and Steam. Fans can also add the game to their wishlist on Steam now. Inspired by games like Duke Nukem and Shadow Warrior, Extinction Rifts promises to bring back the fast-paced […]

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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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Heroes of Loot: Gauntlet of Power – Dungeon crawler mixed with horde-shooter coming to Switch

Attention all Nintendo Switch gamers, get ready for a new and exciting roguelike experience coming your way in Q4 2024! OrangePixel, the renowned game developer, is launching their latest release, Heroes of Loot: Gauntlet of Power on PC through Steam. But what’s even more thrilling, is that the game will also be available on the popular Nintendo Switch and the highly anticipated Atari VCS in Q4 2024. What sets Heroes of Loot: Gauntlet of Power apart from other games in the genre, is its unique combination of dungeon crawling and bullet-heaven gameplay. Embark on an epic adventure as you wield the powerful Gauntlet of Power, and fight against hordes of skulls, imps, ghosts, and other creepy dungeon creatures. With 8 directional weapon mounting and a variety of unlockable combo weapons, this game will keep you on your toes. But that’s not all, the game is packed with endless variations of […]

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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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Review of The Smurfs: Colorful Stories – A Vibrant Adventure for All Ages

Introduction: Immerse yourself in the whimsical world of The Smurfs with “The Smurfs: Colorful Stories,” a delightful game developed by Reindeer Games. Released in November 2023 exclusively for the Nintendo Switch, this creative title invites players of all ages to explore their artistic side by bringing the beloved blue characters to life with vibrant colors. Overview: “The Smurfs: Colorful Stories” is a new entry in the long list of coloring games that have become prevalent on mobile devices. This time, we have the pleasure of diving into the world of The Smurfs that allows players to color many different scenes of varying themes and characters. Take a visual journey through the Smurf village and beyond with familiar faces. The game offers a variety of illustrations to choose from, including the ability to add free DLC to expand the game to allow for creating custom scenes. What sets this game apart […]

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Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier Review – A Unique Twist on Platformers for Nintendo Switch

Introduction: “Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier,” is a unique take on the platformer genre that uses avoidance-based physics in innovative ways by using the kickback of the character’s weapons and thrusters to help you navigate through the levels. Developed by Kittens in Timespace, it was launched on October 26, 2023. This game offers an adventure in space like very few on the Nintendo Switch. A review copy was provided by the developers for this review and did not influence the summary and opinion in this review. It is also available on Steam for PC. Overview: Set against a backdrop of interstellar delivery routes, players control Slippy the   Slug, who must navigate through space using the recoil of his weapons. This action-packed game blends physics-based challenges with platformer mechanics, offering a refreshing twist on traditional gameplay. Graphics and Presentation: “Kickback Slug: Cosmic Courier” sports vibrant, cartoon-style graphics that bring its intergalactic setting […]

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Launch Schedule

2024 Launch Schedule
  • Another Code: Recollection Switch 1/19/2024
  • Mario vs. Donkey Kong Switch 2/16/2024
  • Princess Peach: Showtime! Switch 3/22/2024
  • Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD 2024
  • Paper Mario: The Thousand-Year Door 2024

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