Top Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Teams Head to Japan for Global Tournament

Some of the best Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate players are packing up their Splattershots and Smash Balls and are headed to Japan to represent North America in a global tournament. The tournament featuring competitive Nintendo Switch games kicks off on Oct. 12 at Nintendo Live, an event in Kyoto, Japan. This is the first year that Nintendo Live has invited players from any countries outside Japan to compete in Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The North American Splatoon 2 and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate teams will be decided by upcoming online qualifying tournaments – the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North American Online Open August 2019 and the Splatoon 2 North American Online Open Summer 2019. The rule set for the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate North American Online Open August 2019 will be 3-stocks, no items and best of three. A full rule set can be found here. Registration for the Splatoon 2 North American Online Open Summer 2019 will take place on Aug. 15. A full […]

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Bubble Bobble 4 Friends

TAITO’S 80’s cult Bubble Bobble gets sequel exclusively for Nintendo Switch

After more than 10 years, a sequel to the iconic video game classic will finally be released exclusively for Nintendo Switch via ININ Games and Strictly Limited Games. Stuttgart, Germany – August 14, 2019 – After more than 10 years, Nintendo Switch players can look forward to a sequel of the cult 80’s game series Bubble Bobble by TAITO. The new Bubble Bobble 4 Friends was developed by the original studio TAITO Corporation and will include a brand new local 4-player mode. The sequel will be released both digitally and physically exclusively for Nintendo Switch in Europe on November 19, 2019, with the release in the USA to follow in the first quarter of 2020. As in the previous highly popular series, the thrilling and epic bubble fight starts again! One night, a child’s room became enfolded by a miraculous light and every object under its rays suddenly came to life – including the child’s most favorite […]

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Romantic visual novel Arcade Spirits is coming to consoles!

Neon lights and love on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One PQube (London, UK) – August 14th, 2019 – PQube and developer Fiction Factory Games are excited to announce that Arcade Spirits is in development for console! The romantic visual novel is set in an alternate timeline in the year 20XX, where the 1983 video game crash never occurred and arcades are still the vibrant hotspots they used to be. Start your new job at the coolest arcade in town and find true love early 2020 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One! If you would like to meet the makers of Arcade Spirits, you can do so at PAX West later this month! Fiction Factory Games will have their own booth on the 4th floor within the Indie MEGABOOTH #858 – come say ‘Hi’! The game and a demo is currently available on Steam, where it received very positive reviews! Your new Life! Let the neon lights, quirky characters and catchy synthwave soundtrackof Arcade Spirits […]

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Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir

Slaps, wild boars and magic potion have missed you? Our Indomitable Gauls are back in a whole new adventure!

Fans of our favorite Gauls should watch the teaser and find out about the game’s special editions! Paris, August 13th,  2019 – Slapping Romans, running after wild boars or living an extraordinary adventure: this is what awaits our two favorite Gauls, on 21 November 2019 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC! Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir can be seen for the first time today in the game’s trailer. Discover more about this amazing adventure! This brand-new story, featuring Gaul’s most famous duo, starts in a small village, in Armorica. Everybody is enjoying the quiet life, until the druid Getafix receives a strange letter which will lead Asterix and Obelix on a unique treasure hunt they aren’t ready to forget (and the Romans camps either!). They’ll travel with the mysterious crystal menhir to distant lands, filled with new and unparalleled dangers. Asterix & Obelix XXL3: The Crystal Menhir offers comprehensive […]

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okémon Direct on Pokémon Day nets NEW Pokémon Game Reveals

GALARIAN FORM POKÉMON REVEALED IN POKÉMON SWORD AND POKÉMON SHIELD ​​​​​​​

New Pokémon Evolutions and Rivals Also Announced ​​​​​​ August 7, 2019—The Pokémon Company International and Nintendo revealed details today about the regional forms of Pokémon found in the highly anticipated upcoming video games, Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield. New Pokémon Evolutions and information about the rivals that Trainers will face were also revealed. Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield launch November 15, 2019, exclusively on the Nintendo Switch™ system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4bgLW_Vzmw Galarian Pokémon Some Pokémon have adapted to the unique environment of one specific region and do not look or behave like Pokémon of the same species found elsewhere. Regional forms of Pokémon can be found in Galar as well, where they’re known as Galarian forms. Galarian Weezing Category: Poison Gas Pokémon Type: Poison/Fairy Height: 9’10” Weight: 35.3 lbs. Ability: Levitate/??? Galarian Weezing consumes polluted air and poisonous gases for sustenance. The by-product of this consumption is purified air, which is spewed out from the tops of its heads. The toxins […]

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PQube celebrates 10th anniversary

Nintendo Switch Publisher Sale: PQube celebrates 10th anniversary with their greatest hits!

Up to 60% off on Guilty Gear, Gal*Gun, Cat Quest and more! PQube (London, UK) – August 7th, 2019 – This year marks the 10th anniversary of PQube and to celebrate this, the UK-based publisher announced a sale on the Nintendo eShop. From August 8th to 22nd, some of their most popular titles will be reduced by up to 60% in the UK, EU and US, including: Fighting games like Guilty Gear and BlazBlue Visual novels like WORLDEND SYNDROME, Kotodama and Our World Is Ended Indie hits like Cat Quest and Aggelos Japanese goodness and party games like Gal*Gun 2 and Nippon Marathon Please find the full alphabetical list below: 25% off on Aggelos 25% off on BLAZBLUE CENTRALFICTION Special Edition 25% off on BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle 60% off on Cat Quest 50% off on Gal*Gun 2 50% off on all Gal*Gun 2 DLC sets 50% off on Guilty Gear 25% off on Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus R 40% off on Hell Warders 30% off on Kotodama 50% off on Muddledash 40% […]

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Paper Dolls Original

Paper Dolls Original is Coming to Nintendo Switch

6th August, 2019 – CIRCLE Entertainment is delighted to confirm that it is teaming up with LITCHI GAME to bring Paper Dolls Original to the Nintendo Switch eShop. Paper Dolls Original brings a unique new horror experience to the system! Below are some details on the storyline you can expect in this first-person title. A man wakes up from a nightmare. Again. Every time he closes his eyes he sees images of evil paper dolls attacking him. Sleepless, confused, terrified, and now he’s haunted by imaginary sounds. At dawn, he will take his daughter to live with his ex-wife. He must. He is so deeply immersed in these thoughts that he doesn’t hear his daughter’s voice, “Look out!” The imaginary sounds grow stronger. Then, a crash; when he wakes up he finds himself in a deserted and ancient mansion. Everything here seems strange, yet eerily familiar. “Is this a dream? Or […]

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CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED DUNGEON CRAWLER ENTER THE GUNGEON DEBUTS IN NORTH AMERICAN RETAIL

Available now for the Nintendo Switch™, Enter the Gungeon’s retail edition is packed with exclusive in-game content and other bonus items EDISON, NEW JERSEY – Aug. 6 – For the first time, ruthless bullet hell dungeon crawler Enter the Gungeon dodge rolls into North American retail stores for the Nintendo Switch™, courtesy of distributor Nighthawk Interactive. The retail edition comes with all previously released downloadable content (DLC) including final DLC pack “A Farewell to Arms,” the exclusive “Shotgun Kin” playable skin, the original soundtrack, as well as new collectibles including exclusive stickers, an exclusive Bullet Kin papercraft and reversible jacket artwork. This special retail package is available for $29.99 in stores including Amazon, Best Buy and GameStop. From developer Dodge Roll and publisher Devolver Digital, Enter the Gungeon is a constantly evolving gunfight dungeon crawler that allows players to choose from a team of unlikely heroes as they battle their way to the bottom of the Gungeon in search of its ultimate […]

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Design Your Own Astro Bear Contest

Design Your Own Astro Bear Contest Blasts Off

The winning design will be a fully playable character in the first DLC pack for the Top 10-selling game! Warsaw – August 6, 2019 – SONKA announced that Astro Bears fans across the universe have the opportunity to design their very own Astro Bear and have the opportunity for it to be featured as a fully playable character in the first DLC! Astro Bears is currently among the Top 10 selling games in the Nintendo eShop. Entries may be drawn, painted, sculpted, assembled from found objects and photographed – digital or traditional designs are all accepted, but they must fit within the template provided at the contest page: http://sonkagames.com/design-your-own-astro-bear-contest/ Bears will judged based on visual design of both Bear and Jetpack, name, species, description, and statistics. Special abilities are accepted, too, so let your imagination soar. 1st place prizes: Winner Bear design will appear in the first DLC for Astro Bears […]

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Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition

Switch WAR with DEATH! Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition will release on September 26th on Nintendo Switch

The Apocalypse on Nintendo Switch continues with Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition Vienna/Austria, August 5th, 2019 – The war between Heaven and Hell is already menacing Earth. Awakened by the End of Days, Death, the second Horseman of the Apocalypse, is embarking on a quest to save the Earth and to redeem his brother’s name. Experience the story of the Horseman in the Mask on September 26th on Nintendo Switch™! Watch the announcement trailer: Or on YouTube: http://n.thq.com/ObRG30oSfov “Behind every mask there is a face, and behind that a story.” ― Marty Rubin Darksiders II Deathinitive Edition is already available for PC and consoles, and will be out on Nintendo Switch™ for an SRP of $29.99 | £26.99 | €29.99, both digitally and in retail stores. Features: Play Death: Become the most feared of the legendary Four Horsemen, able to destroy entire worlds and battle forces beyond Heaven and Hell. Epic […]

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