What are you playing this weekend? (March 11)

Image: Nintendo Ladies and gentlemen… The weekend. Yep, it’s time to wrap up another week and find out what we’re planning to play this weekend. But first, let’s see what’s happening in the world of Nintendo this week. First, the excellent Metroid Fusion released on the Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack service, i.e. the … Read more

Enjoying the Journey – How Square Enix Learned from the Past for Octopath Traveler II

Ahead of the game’s launch, we had a chance to ask some of that same team members about how to bring the sequel to life. We spoke with producer Masashi Takahashi, character designer Naoki Ikushima, and writer Kakunoshin Futsuzawa about topics like the inspiration of the game’s predecessor, the evolution of the HD-2D style, and … Read more

Pokémon Scarlet & Violet version 1.2.0 is now available, here are the updated patch notes

Image: The Pokémon Company This is your reminder that the version 1.2.0 update for Pokémon Scarlet and Pokémon Violet has officially released on Switch. After some patch notes posted a few weeks ago, Nintendo has now shared some updated ones. The most notable additions include some “newly added features” that we now know as eShop … Read more

Alone in the Dark on the GBC is a bizarre relic you must play at least once

Image: Atari SA Soapbox features allow our individual writers and contributors to voice their opinions on hot topics and random things they’re thinking about. TodayOllie sits down with the least-loved entry in the current Nintendo Switch Online Game Boy library and finds a strange, twisted version of a game he loves… Alone in the Dark: … Read more

Master Detective Archives: Rain Code introduces six new characters

Twilight lived Image: Spike Chunsoft VA Japanese: Yuichiro UmeharaVA English: Aleks LeIt has a decadent atmosphere and aesthetic about it. Often lying in various places, such as the agency’s fireplace or under the hotel’s grand piano, his personality can be described as self-indulgent. Forensics Forensics: Spectral ProjectionFreed from the flesh, the ghost form can pass … Read more