Tag: Nintendo

Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Metroid: Samus Returns, the remake of the Game Boy game Metroid II: Return of Samus, is coming up fast. Recently its amiibo functionalities were revealed by the official website and later confirmed by Nintendo and let's just say some people are less than happy about what the amiibo do. The Super Smash Bros. Series Samus … Continue reading Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Hot off the heals of the E3, the biggest gaming convention of the world, watched by hundred of thousands of gamers and journalists every year, Nintendo decided to do the most Nintendo thing possible and catch everyone by surprise once again; announce the SNES Classic, follow-up to last year's hottest toy, the NES Classic. And … Continue reading Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

After a less than stellar E3 (most people agreed that by that point Ubisoft had the best press conference, which is crazy), this was Nintendo's E3 to win. Honestly they didn't have to do much to take it. And they didn't do that much. But enough. First we got a little montage trailer with actors … Continue reading Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

Pokémon Direct on June 6th: When you wish upon a star.

Pokémon Direct on June 6th: When you wish upon a star.

The Pokémon Company has announced that a Pokémon Direct (the Nintendo style presentation, focusing on Pokémon) of 8 minutes only in length will air tomorrow June 6th at 10AM EST. And let's be serious, there's only one thing this could be for. Pokémon Stars version. The third version of Pokémon Sun and Moon for the … Continue reading Pokémon Direct on June 6th: When you wish upon a star.