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Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Players Share Their Best Deaths

Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Players Share Their Best Deaths

Breath of the Wild is hard enough that death has become one of the most common shared experiences for players discussing the game. Link has died in all sorts of surprising and absurd ways, and it’s a
Joy-Con Comfort vs Kotaku's Hands

Joy-Con Comfort vs Kotaku's Hands

After only a weekend, I’m still forming my opinions about the Nintendo Switch, but I do know that I love the Joy-Con controllers. Some of my co-workers aren’t as jazzed as me, however. So I did what
The Nintendo Switch can’t back up saved games, has no dead pixel warranty, and shouldn’t be used near aquariums

The Nintendo Switch can’t back up saved games, has no dead pixel warranty, and shouldn’t be used near aquariums

Nintendo doesn't want you using the Switch near your aquarium, isn't replacing screens for dead pixels, and can't (yet) copy save games from one device to another. The post The Nintendo Switch can’t
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild really struggles on the Wii U [UPDATE]

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild really struggles on the Wii U [UPDATE]

Nintendo finally shook free from many self-imposed constraints, and made something very different. Unfortunately, the Wii U version of the game is particularly disappointing for many Nintendo
The First Nintendo Switch Sales Numbers For Japan

The First Nintendo Switch Sales Numbers For Japan

The Nintendo Switch has sold an estimated 330,637 units in its first three days on sale in Japan. Read more...
Switch Owners Report Hardware Problems, Though It's Tough To Tell How Many

Switch Owners Report Hardware Problems, Though It's Tough To Tell How Many

With every new console launch comes a suite of hardware issues, and the Switch is no exception. People who bought Nintendo’s hybrid console say they’re running into all sorts of problems, ranging from
For Super Bomberman On Switch, TV Mode Is The Better View

For Super Bomberman On Switch, TV Mode Is The Better View

As the Nintendo Switch launch title I was most excited about, Super Bomberman R does not disappoint in terms of explosive action, but boy does it make me squint in tablet mode. Read more...
The Switch is Nintendo’s fastest-selling console ever, but don’t assume it will continue to hold that title

The Switch is Nintendo’s fastest-selling console ever, but don’t assume it will continue to hold that title

Nintendo's new Switch is selling extremely well thus far, but that's no guarantee of future success. The post The Switch is Nintendo’s fastest-selling console ever, but don’t assume it will continue
Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Nintendo's latest Zelda is an echo of the past, moving us into gaming's future
Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Nintendo's latest Zelda is an echo of the past, moving us into gaming's future
Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Why ‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ Reminds Me of a 27-Year-Old Game

Nintendo's latest Zelda is an echo of the past, moving us into gaming's future
The Nintendo Switch Really Needs More Music

The Nintendo Switch Really Needs More Music

Unlike its predecessors, the new Nintendo Switch has a boring operating system. Not only does it lack Nintendo’s characteristic oddball playfulness, it’s also nearly silent. There’s no music. It’s a
The Nintendo Switch's First Week Game Sales In Japan

The Nintendo Switch's First Week Game Sales In Japan

Early sales figures showed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild sales numbers for Japan, but for those who wonder how the other Switch titles did, let’s find out! Read more...
The Nintendo Switch Makes Its Japanese Classroom Debut

The Nintendo Switch Makes Its Japanese Classroom Debut

Why study during class breaks when you can play the Nintendo Switch? Read more...
Breath of the Wild Doesn't Fit Anywhere On The Zelda Timeline

Breath of the Wild Doesn't Fit Anywhere On The Zelda Timeline

The Zelda timeline has long been a matter of dispute among fans, but after the release of Hyrule Historia, they finally have an official ordering of the games in the series. After the release of
Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Including worries about Joy-Con connectivity and screen-scratching
Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Including worries about Joy-Con connectivity and screen-scratching
Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Nintendo America’s Boss Answers Our Questions About Switch Concerns

Including worries about Joy-Con connectivity and screen-scratching
It's Unclear Why Indie Game Rime Costs $10 More On Switch

It's Unclear Why Indie Game Rime Costs $10 More On Switch

Yesterday, the developers of the colorful adventure game Rime announced that it will be out on May 26 for PC, PS4, Xbox One. Later, it’ll also come to Nintendo Switch, although you’ll have to pay an
Here’s Everything ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’ Will Have

Here’s Everything ‘Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’ Will Have

Next to portability, the biggest changes are to Battle Mode