XGen Studios Announces “The Low Road” for Nintendo Switch

Edmonton, Alberta – May 23, 2018 – XGen Studios announces today that they will bring their title The Low Road to the Nintendo Switch system. Set in the world of the 1970s automobile industry, The Low Road, is a point and click adventure which follows a team of corporate spies dedicated to the protection (and appropriation) of game-changing industry secrets. Sporting a unique visual style inspired by gouche paintings and a pulsating industry secrets. The Low Road initially launched on Steam summer 2017, has received numerous awards and carries a rating of 82% positive customer reviews. Gaming press, such as Kotaku writing “The Low Road opens with one of my favorite video game puzzles of the year” and Way Point-Vice has stated “The Low Road is a brilliant adventure game. It’s well-made, cleverly designed, and has a narrative that just keeps on kicking The Low Road is slated for release […]

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Alolan Forms of Pokémon Originally Discovered in the Kanto Region Are Coming to Pokémon GO!

The official Pokémon GO website has released information concerning the arrival of Alolan forms to Pokémon GO. Originally introduced in Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, Alolan forms take on the same names as the Pokémon that they are modelled after, but they have unique quirks to differentiate them from the Kanto forms. For example, while Vulpix is usually a Fire-type Pokémon, in Alola, Vulpix is an Ice-type. Aside from the announcement, no future announcements have been made, so it is not known how they will be added into the game. Here is the official announcement: Sunny days are ahead! Whether your forecast calls for rain or shine, we’re celebrating all around the world by introducing some special Pokémon from the tropical Alola region to Pokémon GO. Get ready for some of the Pokémon originally discovered in the Kanto region to appear in their Alolan forms! These unique variants were first seen in the Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon video […]

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West of Loathing

Punch cows and sling beans in the Nintendo Switch version of West of Loathing – coming May 31

Mark your calendar: May 31 is the day West of Loathing will release for Nintendo Switch™! Affectionately known as “Skyrim with beans and big hats,” West of Loathing is a sprawling single-player RPG chock full of stories, saloons, and side quests. Customize your hero with 3 character classes (Snake Oiler, Beanslinger, and Cow Puncher) and more than 50 stylish hats. Pick up random junk to boost your skills and gain an advantage in combat. Befriend or be-enemy other travelers you meet along the way. Shovel cow patties. Drink whiskey. And whatever you do, keep your face off the Sherf’s wanted posters – no good ever comes of that. First released on Steam in August 2017, West of Loathing has already sold more than 150k copies and picked up such accolades as Best Comedy Game (PC Gamer) and “One of 2017’s best games” (Rolling Stone). The Nintendo eShop release will be […]

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The Pinball Arcade

Farsight Studios Announces The Worldwide Release of the Pinball Arcade for the Nintendo Switch

Mar 18, 2018, 12:00 PT from Farsight Studios, Inc. —  Farsight Studios, Inc. , a developer and publisher of interactive video games and gaming products, today announced that The Pinball Arcade is available NOW, worldwide for the Nintendo Switch video game console. The Pinball Arcade may be the most accurate and realistic pinball videogame ever created. The game features pinball tables from Stern, Sega, Data East and Gottlieb, to create the ultimate pinball collection. Available: for download from the Nintendo eShop. Price: FREE download – comes with “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein” from Stern Pinball. (Digital purchases available) Key Features Include: DLC – 8 Table Packs, Custom Ball Packs coming soon. DLC prices range from $4.99 to $19.99 currently. ROM Emulation-100% accurate game play/graphics of real world machines Leaderboards – Bragging rights over players world-wide for each table Table Goals – Accomplishments tied to learning and mastering each table Arcade Play – Single […]

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Nintendo Download, May 17, 2018: The Hyrule Gang’s All Here!

Nintendo Download, May 17, 2018: The Hyrule Gang’s All Here!

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 adds new games weekly to Nintendo eShop on the Nintendo Switch console, the Wii U console and the Nintendo 3DS 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 Nintendo Switch, Wii U or the Nintendo 3DS family of systems, but can be used in any Nintendo eShop if the systems are linked to a single Nintendo Account. Customers in the U.S. and Canada ages 18 and older […]

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Go Vacation

GO VACATION Launches for Nintendo Switch on July 27

Enjoy a Fun-Filled Virtual Family Vacation Anytime, Anywhere When GO VACATION Launches for Nintendo Switch on July 27 A resort vacation is always at your fingertips with the new GO VACATION game for the Nintendo Switch system. From sky diving and beach volleyball to tennis and even snowball fights, Kawawii island offers something for everyone, with more than 50 different games and activities to enjoy. Check out the new trailer for the game .. also at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDG_siAbPQE. Created by acclaimed developer BANDAI NAMCO, GO VACATION includes a variety of cooperative and competitive games that can be played solo or with up to four players via a single Nintendo Switch system or local wireless (additional accessories are required and are sold separately). Several activities offer the option to use motion controls, making swinging your tennis racket and throwing snowballs even more fun and immersive. Discover new surprises each day as you adventure through the four different resort areas […]

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Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition drops Fri, May 18th!

A new, ultimate version of the exhilarating action game set in the Zelda universe will include every map and mission, plus all 29 playable characters from both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DSversions of the game, along with all of the previous paid downloadable content. Play as Link, Zelda, Midna, Skull Kid and dozens more in action-packed battles at home or on the go. Additionally, the game includes new outfits for Link and Zelda based on The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game. This new version launches for Nintendo Switch on May 18th, 2018 Save Hyrule on your TV – or on the go! Cut down enemy hordes as Legend of Zelda™ characters—in full 1080p TV mode—or in two-player on one system! Link and Zelda can battle in costumes from the Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game, while Tetra and King Daphnes appear in scenes based on the Legend of Zelda™: […]

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Nintendo Introduces New Ways for Fans to Have Fun at E3

Reserve a Ticket to Play the Super Smash Bros. Game for Nintendo Switch; Bring Your Nintendo Switch System for a Chance at a Collectible Pin ​REDMOND, Wash., May 16, 2018 – Nintendo fans always generate a lot of enthusiasm for the E3 video game trade show in Los Angeles, and excitement for the E3 2018 debut of the Super Smash Bros. game for the Nintendo Switch system is already at a fever pitch. To shorten the time fans will need to wait in line to try it, Nintendo invites E3 attendees to reserve play slots ahead of time for just this game. This should provide fans with a faster, smoother experience so they can play the Super Smash Bros. game and spend more time enjoying the rest of the June 12-14 show. Attendees will have two experiences to choose from: they can either reserve a ticket to play against people casually “for fun,” or play “for […]

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Win Battles by…Eating Sushi?

New Game Trailer Details Frenetic Puzzle-Action of Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido A new trailer for Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido provides a deeper look at this delicious action-RPG-puzzle game, coming to the Nintendo Switch system and Nintendo 3DS family of systems on June 8. The trailer can also be viewed here. Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido combines bright, anime art style with frenetic yet tactical gameplay – centered on consuming as much sushi as possible – delivering a veritable conveyor belt loaded with surprise and delight. Imagine a world in which the sinister Empire controls the consumption of sushi with an iron grip and denies any mention of it to all inhabitants of the vanquished Republic. Players assume the role of orphaned hero Musashi (playable as either a male or a female avatar), embarking on a grand adventure to restore sushi to the world. Meet a colorful cast of characters along the way, including […]

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NES Classic Edition returns June 29, 2018

NESClassic Edition will return to stores on June 29! This system and the #SNESClassic Edition system are expected to be available through the end of the year. The NES Classic Edition system is a miniaturized version of the groundbreaking NES, originally released in 1985. Just plug the NES Classic Edition into your TV, pick up that gray controller, and rediscover the joy of NES games. Play NES games the way they’re meant to be played—with a full-size “original” controller. The included NES Classic Controller can also be used with NES Virtual Console games on your Wii™ or Wii U™ console by connecting it to a Wii Remote™ controller. The Super NES Classic Edition system looks and feels just like the original ’90s home console, except it’s super small. Play 20 classic Super NES games plus *gasp* the never-before-released Star Fox™ 2 game! Two wired Super NES™ Classic Controllers are included for instant […]

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