What Are You Playing This Weekend? (September 24th)

Image: Hiding Spot After last week’s Nintendo Direct extravaganza, this week has seemed a little more relaxed by comparison. As we have prepared ourselves for the weekend’s coming Splatfest (go Team Fun!) we have taken our time recuperating from what is already shaping up to be an amazing slate of upcoming games. In the Direct’s … Read more

Poll: The Next Splatoon 3 Splatfest Is Almost Here – Are You Team Gear, Grub, Or Fun?

Image: Nintendo / @SplatoonNA It’s nearly the weekend, but — more importantly — the next Splatoon 3 Splatfest is almost here! Revealed during the September 2022 Nintendo Direct, Deep Cut announced that we would all need to answer that crucial life question: “What would you bring to a deserted island?” It’s a hard one, especially … Read more

Bandai Namco Releases Switch Demo For Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Today marks the digital release of Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm Festival on the Nintendo Switch. If you’re still on the fence about this latest entry, Bandai Namco has released a demo which you can download from the Switch eShop right now. It comes with some sample songs including Donderful … Read more

Rare On GoldenEye 007’s Return: “We Just Kept Talking Until We Made It Happen”

Image: Nintendo Life Planets aligned a few weeks ago – with Nintendo announcing the N64 classic GoldenEye 007 would be getting a re-release on modern platforms. It’s child or a miracle, considering how long the game has been stuck in licensing hell. Rare’s boss Craig Duncan has now shed some light on the situation behind … Read more

Splatoon 3 Players Labeled “Cheaters” For Abusing Special Weapons

Image: Nintendo / via Splatoon Wiki Splatoon 3 is a game where victory tastes extra sweet, especially when you can take on players online, and it hasn’t taken players very long to discover exploits within the game. And in Japan, some players are being called “cheaters” for abusing the ‘Tenta Missiles’ special weapon. Siliconera has … Read more

Nintendo’s Huge ‘Blockbuster’ Sale Ends This Weekend, Up To 85% Off Switch Games And DLC (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life Update: As a quick reminder, Nintendo of America’s huge sale is coming to an end this Sunday, 25th September. If you want to take advantage of the sale, make sure to top up your account with our discounted eShop credit (details below), and buy any games that catch your eye by then! … Read more

Breath Of The Wild 2

Image: Nintendo / Kotaku Nintendo, ever the iconoclasts, chose the most recent Nintendo Direct to announce not the GameCube Zelda remakes we’re certain they’ve already finished, nor any information about the upcoming Mario moviebut instead to surprise-reveal the official title of Breath of the Wild 2 . it was The Legend Of Zelda: Tears Of … Read more

Dragon Quest Treasures Overview Trailer Showcases Impressive Scope

Image: Square Enix Square Enix has been gradually trickling new information for its upcoming RPG Dragon Quest Treasures, which is due to launch on December 9th, 2022. We’ve previously been given a deep dive into monster recruitment and how these factor into your treasure-hunting endeavors, while an earlier update shed some more light on the … Read more

PlayStation Losing Popular 2022 Console Exclusive to Nintendo Switch

PlayStation is going to be losing one of its best console exclusives of 2022 to Nintendo Switch in just a couple of short months. While PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 owners have already had a handful of great exclusives this year with titles like Ghostwire Tokyo, Horizon Forbidden Westand Gran Turismo 7it’s a game that … Read more

Detective Pikachu 2 Game “Nearing Release” According To Pokémon Job Profile

Image: The Pokémon Company In case you missed it, there’s a new Detective Pikachu game on the way to the Nintendo Switch. When The Pokémon Company originally announced it in 2019, it was mentioned how it would conclude the original game’s story. If you’re wondering what’s happened to this project since then – don’t worry, … Read more