Nintendo have long had a reward programme for the 3DS and Wii U but as of today, Nintendo Switch owners will also be able to start redeeming My Nintendo Gold Points against purchases in the eShop. With the launch of this new reward scheme it looks like Nintendo want to continue to build momentum for their console by keeping players buying Nintendo games but it is good value for money? Continue reading “Nintendo Switch Rewards Now Available”
Kirby games have been a staple for Nintendo for a long time now. He doesn’t get the same reception as a new Mario game or a new Zelda game but he has delivered some good games during those lulls between the perceived top tier Nintendo game. This time around Kirby Star Allies is launching at a time where there are no other game to ‘steal’ it’s thunder and Nintendo look to try and raise the profile of their pink hero by launching a free demo for the Switch today! Continue reading “Kirby Star Allies Switch Demo Now Available”
Xbox have not done a great deal to gauge my interest in the past few months. The Xbox One X was a great idea but I have deemed it too expensive to warrant upgrading on my current hardware, especially considering I would also need to upgrade my TV to get the full benefit. That said, I have been quietly curious about a few games for the Xbox platform and it looks like some of them are now being added to their Xbox Game Pass service this month!
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Good news Nintendo fans, Nintendo Switch Online is due to launch in September this year. When Nintendo first revealed their online service there were question marks over whether it would be a worthwhile purchase but after delaying the launch of this service from 2017 it has seen some tweaks that make it a very exciting prospect. So what do we currently know about this service? Continue reading “Nintendo Switch Online Arrives In September 2018”
Xbox have not been known for their exclusive titles in recent history. In fact, outside of the consistent yearly Gears of War, Halo and Forza titles there is not much outside of that to shake your hat at. However, more recently the signs suggest we will get more exclusives from Xbox and some that look more interesting that the run of the mill we have come to expect. So what better for Microsoft to do that start including them in their Netflix style gaming service, Xbox Games Pass. Continue reading “Xbox Games Pass Adds Exclusive Xbox Titles At Launch”
We are almost 1 month into 2018 and Nintendo appear to be continuing where they left off in 2017! They were the fastest selling console in the US in 2017, outselling the PS4 and Xbox One in December and have now officially overtaken the Wii U lifetime sales, planting that less than memorable console in the past. So what is next for Nintendo? Well, they haven’t been resting on their laurels as we have seen a Direct Mini and a brand new experience announced in January which shows Nintendo intend to continue the charge! Continue reading “Is 2018 The Year Of Nintendo?”