Latest Nintendo game news

The Nintendo Switch has been updated, but it's not the Switch 2
The Nintendo Switch has been updated, but it's not the Switch 2 By Dan Grabham

There's a new Nintendo Switch hot on the heels of last week's new Nintendo Switch Lite. But don't get too excited as it's just a refresh of the old model... Read more

Nintendo games consoles from 1980 to now: Which is your favourite?
Nintendo games consoles from 1980 to now: Which is your favourite? By Max Langridge

Despite what you might think, the NES wasn't Nintendo's first games machine and there's a lot more to the company's history than many remember... Read more

Nintendo Switch Lite: Release date, price, pre-orders and everything you need to know
Nintendo Switch Lite: Release date, price, pre-orders and everything you need to know By Rik Henderson

Nintendo will introduce a new Switch this September: the Nintendo Switch Lite. Here's everything you need to know about the new games console.... Read more

Get the Nintendo Switch, free extra Joy-Cons, game and £30 voucher for just £289.99
Get the Nintendo Switch, free extra Joy-Cons, game and £30 voucher for just £289.99 By Rik Henderson

There are some great Nintendo Switch bundle deals available for the next couple of days.... Read more

Nintendo Switch 2 specs and features: Is the enhanced, more powerful Switch still coming?
Nintendo Switch 2 specs and features: Is the enhanced, more powerful Switch still coming? By Rik Henderson

Here is everything we know so far about the Nintendo Switch 2, including the proposed features of the 2019 release.... Read more

Nintendo Switch 2 could still be released in 2019, FCC filing reveals
Nintendo Switch 2 could still be released in 2019, FCC filing reveals By Rik Henderson

An FCC filing has emerged that suggests Nintendo does indeed still have plans on upgrading the existing Switch.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Lite official: The Switch Mini we were hoping for, but not Switch 2 yet
Nintendo Switch Lite official: The Switch Mini we were hoping for, but not Switch 2 yet By Rik Henderson

After months of speculation, even a year, Nintendo has announced an addition to its Switch console family.... Read more

Nintendo: Cloud gaming can be huge but won't replace the Switch
Nintendo: Cloud gaming can be huge but won't replace the Switch By Rik Henderson

Nintendo could consider jumping on board the cloud gaming bandwagon in future.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Mini coming soon? This leaked case suggests yes
Nintendo Switch Mini coming soon? This leaked case suggests yes By Maggie Tillman

Another accessory alleged to be for the "Mini Switch 2" has leaked online.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Mini accessories listed on retailer site, Switch 2 coming soon?
Nintendo Switch Mini accessories listed on retailer site, Switch 2 coming soon? By Rik Henderson

Further signs have emerged for the imminent announcement of a Nintendo Switch Mini.... Read more

Is this the upcoming Nintendo Switch Mini or Nintendo Switch 2?
Is this the upcoming Nintendo Switch Mini or Nintendo Switch 2? By Dan Grabham

These pictures appear to show us the upcoming Nintendo Switch Mini with fixed Joy-Cons.... Read more

Get ready to take on viruses, Dr. Mario World is coming to iOS and Android in July
Get ready to take on viruses, Dr. Mario World is coming to iOS and Android in July By Cam Bunton

Nintendo has announced that another one of its classic titles, Dr. Mario World, is coming to mobile in July.... Read more

Nintendo Switch 2 rumours resurface as production moved from China
Nintendo Switch 2 rumours resurface as production moved from China By Rik Henderson

Nintendo is reportedly moving console production away from China, as the trade dispute with the US continues.... Read more

Nintendo E3 2019 game trailers: The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 and more
Nintendo E3 2019 game trailers: The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 and more By Rik Henderson

Nintendo's Direct presentation may not have mentioned a Switch 2, but we did get news of a major games sequel. Zelda, anyone?... Read more

The craziest Nintendo accessories and games from over the years
The craziest Nintendo accessories and games from over the years By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has been one company that's produced some weird, wonderful and wacky gaming gizmos over the years. We're rounding up the best.... Read more

Nintendo Direct for Pokémon Sword and Shield: Watch it right here
Nintendo Direct for Pokémon Sword and Shield: Watch it right here By Rik Henderson

Nintendo is hosting a special Nintendo Direct presentation for its new Pokémon games: Sword and Shield. You can watch it right here.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Online members can save £36 on games with official voucher offer
Nintendo Switch Online members can save £36 on games with official voucher offer By Rik Henderson

As well as show Super Mario Maker 2 gameplay as part of its Direct presentation, Nintendo launched a money off scheme for Switch Online members.... Read more

Super Mario Maker 2 release date confirmed, in time for Nintendo Switch 2?
Super Mario Maker 2 release date confirmed, in time for Nintendo Switch 2? By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has confirmed the release date for Super Mario Maker 2. It will be exclusively available for the Nintendo Switch from 28 June.... Read more

Nintendo could launch cheaper Switch in June, upgraded Switch 2 later in 2019
Nintendo could launch cheaper Switch in June, upgraded Switch 2 later in 2019 By Maggie Tillman

There's been a lot of evidence to suggest a new, cheaper Switch model is coming, and now Bloomberg is weighing in on these rumours.... Read more

The Nintendo GameBoy is 30: Here are the best handheld games consoles of all time
The Nintendo GameBoy is 30: Here are the best handheld games consoles of all time By Rik Henderson

Find out which handheld games consoles were the best presents we ever received.... Read more

Does this Nintendo Switch update suggest new Switch models are coming?
Does this Nintendo Switch update suggest new Switch models are coming? By Maggie Tillman

There's a new update for the Nintendo Switch that solves a lingering problem, but it also has us wondering if more Switch models are coming.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Zelda and Mario Odyssey getting VR modes for new Labo kit
Nintendo Switch Zelda and Mario Odyssey getting VR modes for new Labo kit By Rik Henderson

Nintendo is adding VR modes to two of its most-loved Nintendo Switch games, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey.... Read more

New Nintendo Switch controller comes with online chat built in
New Nintendo Switch controller comes with online chat built in By Rik Henderson

Switch owners will finally be able to hook up a wired headset to their game controller this summer.... Read more

Deal alert: Get a free year of Nintendo Switch Online with Twitch Prime
Deal alert: Get a free year of Nintendo Switch Online with Twitch Prime By Maggie Tillman

Amazon-owned Twitch has a new perk for Twitch Prime subscribers: A free year of Nintendo Switch Online.... Read more

VR comes to Nintendo Switch
VR comes to Nintendo Switch By Stuart Miles

Nintendo has announced two new Labo sets, this time embracing the world of virtual reality.... Read more

The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening remake is coming to Nintendo Switch
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening remake is coming to Nintendo Switch By Adrian Willings

The classic Gameboy game is now being remade for Nintendo Switch. Relive the joy of the 1990s on your Switch later this year.... Read more

A cheaper Nintendo Switch might arrive by early 2019
A cheaper Nintendo Switch might arrive by early 2019 By Maggie Tillman

A more affordable Switch model is a sure-fire way to get the device into the hands of consumers who were put off by the $300 price.... Read more

Mario Kart Tour for iOS and Android delayed, Nintendo wants to make it better
Mario Kart Tour for iOS and Android delayed, Nintendo wants to make it better By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has revealed that the forthcoming mobile game will be delayed.... Read more

Nintendo Switch tips and tricks: How to get the most from your console
Nintendo Switch tips and tricks: How to get the most from your console By Rik Henderson

The Nintendo Switch is one of the best consoles around. Here's how to get the most from it.... Read more

Nintendo SNES and NES Classic will be gone for good after the holidays
Nintendo SNES and NES Classic will be gone for good after the holidays By Maggie Tillman

You’re officially running out of time to pick up Nintendo’s Super NES Classic edition and NES Classic Edition.... Read more

Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks: The best trainer tactics for Pikachu and Eevee games
Pokémon Let's Go tips and tricks: The best trainer tactics for Pikachu and Eevee games By Lucy Orr

Whether you have the Pikachu or Eevee game, here are the top tips, secrets, rares, Go trades and how-tos for the Switch's epic Pokemon RPG...... Read more

No Nintendo N64 Classic Mini in the works, maybe never
No Nintendo N64 Classic Mini in the works, maybe never By Rik Henderson

Nintendo boss reveals that an N64 Classic Mini is unlikely, with more retro games planned for Switch instead.... Read more

Nintendo Switch gets YouTube, paving the way for Netflix?
Nintendo Switch gets YouTube, paving the way for Netflix? By Rik Henderson

The Nintendo Switch finally gets a video playback app in the form of YouTube. Could Netflix or Amazon Prime Video be next?... Read more

Diablo III Nintendo Switch bundle available for pre-order, comes with carrying case
Diablo III Nintendo Switch bundle available for pre-order, comes with carrying case By Rik Henderson

To celebrate the release of Diablo III: Eternal Collection on Nintendo Switch, there is a special bundle that includes a limited edition console.... Read more

Nintendo wants to turn your smartphone into a GameBoy, case patent reveals
Nintendo wants to turn your smartphone into a GameBoy, case patent reveals By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has filed a patent for a smartphone case that effective turns your handset into a working GameBoy.... Read more

Nintendo Switch 2 coming as soon as 2019, sources say
Nintendo Switch 2 coming as soon as 2019, sources say By Rik Henderson

Nintendo could introduce an upgrade to its Nintendo Switch console as early as summer next year, it is claimed.... Read more

Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend in-game
Fortnite Nintendo Switch bundle includes exclusive content, V-Bucks to spend in-game By Rik Henderson

Nintendo will soon release a special Fortnite Switch bundle that will come with a load of exclusive goodies.Although the game itself is available as a... Read more

What is Nintendo Switch Online, how much does it cost and when is it coming?
What is Nintendo Switch Online, how much does it cost and when is it coming? By Rik Henderson

Nintendo's online subscription service is coming soon. Find out here all the details, the price to subscribe and release date.... Read more

We want Nintendo's new Super Smash Bros Ultimate bundle
We want Nintendo's new Super Smash Bros Ultimate bundle By Maggie Tillman

It will include the Switch system painted with all the characters from the original Nintendo 64 roster, as well as a Joy-Con with the Smash Bros logo.... Read more

Nintendo is launching a wireless NES-style controller for the Switch
Nintendo is launching a wireless NES-style controller for the Switch By Maggie Tillman

The controllers can attach to the Switch like a Joycon, only it looks like the classic gamepad from the 90s.... Read more

Hands off the Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Nintendo Switch bundles, we want them ourselves
Hands off the Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Eevee Nintendo Switch bundles, we want them ourselves By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has created a limited edition Nintendo Switch that will come with either Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu! or Pokemon: Let's Go, Eevee!... Read more

Super Smash Bros Ultimate bundle includes a GameCube controller
Super Smash Bros Ultimate bundle includes a GameCube controller By Maggie Tillman

Nintendo Europe has announced it's releasing a bundle that contains a copy of the game, a Super Smash Bros GameCube controller, and an adapter.... Read more

Nintendo Switch Online subscription not needed for Fortnite, it seems
Nintendo Switch Online subscription not needed for Fortnite, it seems By Rik Henderson

When Nintendo Switch Online launches in September, many games will require Switch owners to pay a monthly subscription fee in order to continue to enjoy... Read more

Brand new Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 03 kit gives you a full steering wheel and more
Brand new Nintendo Labo Toy-Con 03 kit gives you a full steering wheel and more By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has announced a third Nintendo Labo kit that gives you and your kids the opportunity to drive a car, submarine and plane using a Switch.... Read more

These new GameCube controllers are optimised for Nintendo Switch
These new GameCube controllers are optimised for Nintendo Switch By Maggie Tillman

Nintendo’s official accessory maker for the Switch has announced three new Gamecube controllers, each themed around a different Nintendo franchise.... Read more

Cardboard Labo-style Nintendo Switch is surely the coolest console ever
Cardboard Labo-style Nintendo Switch is surely the coolest console ever By Rik Henderson

Nintendo has designed several Switch consoles to look like there are made of Labo-style cardboard. Unfortunately though, you won't be able to buy one.... Read more

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe now has Labo support for Switch, Nintendo hosts comp for best designs
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe now has Labo support for Switch, Nintendo hosts comp for best designs By Rik Henderson

A downloadable patch has added Nintendo Labo support for Switch game Mario Kart 8 Deluxe. You can build your own racing cabinet, of sorts.... Read more

Fortnite on Nintendo Switch info, price and everything you need to know
Fortnite on Nintendo Switch info, price and everything you need to know By Rik Henderson

Fortnite is now available for free on Nintendo Switch. Here's what you need to know about the game.... Read more

How to use a GameCube controller with your Nintendo Switch
How to use a GameCube controller with your Nintendo Switch By Maggie Tillman

When Nintendo released the 4.0 software update for the Switch last autumn, it added the ability to use old GameCube controllers with the Switch.... Read more

Nintendo just released the original arcade Donkey Kong for the Switch
Nintendo just released the original arcade Donkey Kong for the Switch By Maggie Tillman

The new Switch version is now available in the Switch eStore for just $7.99.... Read more

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