Category: Nintendo

New Pokémon Cafe Opening in Japan

Video game-themed cafes are a pretty popular concept within Japan, with several renowned titles receiving cafe treatment over the past few years. It seems that fans of Pokemon will soon be able to visit some such cafe. According to their website, Japan’s latest Pokemon Cafe will open its doors on 14 March, with patrons being ...

‘Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy’ Coming To The Switch?

Last year, Crash Bandicoot N.sane Trilogy was released on PS4, inciting excitement in many wishing to replay one of the most highly-lauded titles of the PS1 era. At the time of release, there were many rumours suggesting the game would be making its way to other platforms in future, but no official announcements were made. ...

Nintendo Switch May Have A Longer Than Average Console Lifecycle

Despite some scepticism from the gaming community before launch, the Nintendo Switch has been selling incredibly well, eclipsing the lifetime sales of its predecessor, the Wii U, in less than a year. In response to this warm reception, Nintendo has now suggested that the Switch may see a longer lifecycle than their previous consoles. In ...

Why Do People Buy Consoles?

Over the past few years, suggestions of the death of both PC and console gaming have flooded the internet on separate occasions. If one were to search this topic at this point, one would find many articles on the subject providing a multitude of reasons as to why the suggestion being made is indeed the truth. While the exact reason ...

The Nintendo Switch Has So Many Upcoming Third-Party Games: Will This Boost Interest Among The Naysayers?

Recently, Bethesda revealed that they would be releasing Nintendo Switch ports of Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus and Doom, which seems to have had many people once again discussing the practicality of owning a Switch. It cannot be denied that there were a lot of people who were extremely excited about the Nintendo Switch when it was first ...

Nintendo Switch: Should You Buy One? First Experience Impressions!

This weekend I had the opportunity to attend a #NintendoSwitch Exclusive Pre-Launch Event in which the #Nintendo #Switch (due to be released March 2017) and a few of its launch and other upcoming titles were showcased. At this event, a couple of friends and I got to play a few of these titles, speak to ...