Monthly Archives: January 2022

Floor & Decor kicks off the grand opening of its Monona, Wisconsin store on February 7, 2022

Opening celebration and professional event MONONA, Wisconsin, January 31, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Floor & Decor (NYSE: FND), a leading specialty retailer of hard surface flooring, will expand its presence nationwide when it opens the doors to its all-new location in Monona, Wisconsin on February 7, 2022. The 80,000 square foot Floor & …

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The Artistic Escape Review (Switch eShop)

Captured on Nintendo Switch (docking station) The Artful Escape was released on Windows and Xbox in 2021, published by Annapurna Interactive. Over Annapurna’s brief 5-year history, its favorite flavor of sleek, quirky and thoughtful games has become well understood, as has the “triple I” production and publicity that sets Indie …

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I think I like being a Pokémon researcher more than a trainer

Hot plug alert! I think I’d rather be a Pokemon researcher than a Pokemon trainer. In the Pokemon games of the past, there was always a drive to “catch ’em all!”. In fact, reports say that’s actually the game’s tagline. While the desire to complete the Pokédex was present and …

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Amazon Nintendo Switch OLED 2022 Restock Information

Best games Photo courtesy of Nintendo Amazon Nintendo Switch OLED 2022 restock information is continuously updated, but it’s the best bet for those who want the new Switch OLED. Being considerably hard to find, Amazon doesn’t provide any subsequent subscription required to get the Switch OLED. With the alternative brands …

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PlayStation’s Project Spartacus doesn’t need to compete with Xbox Game Pass

With the recent announcement that Microsoft is buying Activision Blizzard, the future of console gaming has been a frequent point of contention. And with the company Acquisition of Bethesda having come through the last year, it is more evident than ever that this generation, as well as those before it, …

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Hello Kitty prepares for a global takeover

The Japanese company behind Hello Kitty and its entourage of a dandy frog and an evil penguin wants the world to spend 300 billion cumulative hours with its characters by the end of 2031. If Sanrio succeeds in restoring the fortunes of Japan’s beloved character – an icon of the …

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Which Switch game most deserves a sequel?

The Switch library is loaded with games that could use a sequel. Whether it’s a modern classic with room to develop even more mechanical brilliance or a middling first effort with plenty of follow-on potential, many developers deserve more time to flesh out and polish their ideas for specific series. …

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Every Dragon Quest game, ranked by how long it takes to beat

dragon quest games have been released since the 1980s, and after nearly four decades of content, fans have plenty to cover. Currently there are 11 main lines dragon quest games, including MMOs Dragon Quest X. Each game offers a little something different while staying true to the series formula, and …

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Nightdive brings unearthed 90s FPS PowerSlave to pass in February

To subscribe to Nintendo’s life to Youtube As you may remember, last year during the annual “Realms Deep” broadcast from 3D Realms – Nightdive Studios (the team behind the recent Shadow Man remaster for Switch) has announced that it will relaunch the 1996 FPS PowerSlave unearthed (also known as PowerSlave/Exhumed) …

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Dying Light 2 trailer sheds light on game running on latest-gen consoles

Ever since gamers were able to get their hands on the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X, developers have been keen to show off how new technology improves game performance. Things like better graphics or faster loading times are featured regularly to highlight the advantages of new consoles over older …

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Yacht Club Games will share a “groundbreaking announcement” on the next Twitch stream

“You don’t want to miss this historic event!” by Liam Doolan 3 hours ago Yacht Club Games – the creator of Shovel Knight – have revealed that they will be streaming their third official show on G4’s XPlay show next week (via G4 on Twitch). According to the Yacht Club …

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February 2022 Nintendo Switch Games Release Dates

February is shaping up to be a promising start to the month of video game launches for the Nintendo Switch. Let’s go ahead and list the main releases expected during the next month of February 2022. Maglam Lord – February 4 The newest JRPG from hell seeks to captivate gamers …

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Battle Royale Made in India Indus game announced for PC, console and mobile

Member of the Indus development team, John Roby, shared more details about the upcoming game. John says the Indus is “inspired by Indian history, culture and Indo-futurism”. The team decided to go in this direction because there aren’t many battle royale games that prioritize lore. and there is none that …

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Grab these video game ETFs to take advantage of the booming sales trend

The video game industry continues to gain amid the health crisis as consumers spend lavishly, reaching record highs in 2021. Market experts are positive about the strength the video game industry is witnessing in terms solid sales growth despite a difficult year. Year-over-year comparisons, highlighting momentum in space. Moving on, …

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Dynasty Warriors 9 Empires demo lets you try the game ahead of next month’s launch

Fans can experience Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires on Switch and other platforms ahead of the game’s launch next month with a free demo going live today. Available on the Switch eShop, the demo showcases the game’s all-new advanced castle sieges, including invasion battles and defense, allowing players to storm the …

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Best Nintendo Switch shooters in each category

Contents All kinds of shooters! So you are looking for a new game to discover. Specifically, in the Nintendo Switch Shooter Games category, a light category quite honestly. Nintendo wasn’t best known for games in the shooter genre, unless you count Goldeneye 007 on the N64! While the graphics on …

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Xbox Game Pass confirms 2 Day One games for February 2022

Xbox Game Pass confirms that two games will debut on Xbox next month and will be available for the subscription service from day one. Microsoft Xbox Game Pass The subscription service has had an incredible start to the year, with January 2022 filled with new Game Pass games. Microsoft supported …

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Some Kirby amiibo are getting reprints ahead of Forgotten Land

The new Switch game is expected in March If you’re looking for Kirby amiibo reprints, Nintendo seems to have you covered. While amiibo reprints aren’t very common, in Nintendo’s CPSIA Certificates of Compliance section on their US support site, we have some listings that will give us clues about some …

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Dystopian Game Boy Adventure ‘The Machine’ Gets New Demo

Image: Incube8 Games You can’t keep the Game Boy on the ground, with the humble handheld still being used for various projects while its library of games grows, too. A small number of dedicated developers and editors take on the challenge of working with the system, and now you can …

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Best Standalone JRPGs

Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and Pokemon are all beloved JRPG series that continue to this day. While there are a plethora of ongoing series in the JRPG genre, there are also a ton of standalone games that never made it into a long-running series or even received any sort of …

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Latest Nintendo Switch update appears to improve N64 emulation and The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

While many were excited about the arrival of N64 games on Switch via the new Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack service, it was soon discovered that the performance of these classic games left a lot to be desired. Luckily, it looks like Nintendo has quietly improved the N64 emulation …

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Microsoft Activision Blizzard deal: Game developers form union ahead of $96 billion buyout

Microsoft is expected to spend $96 billion to buy a major video game developer. But there was a last minute move against it. Microsoft is facing a labor score settling with U.S. video game developers preparing to form a union ahead of the tech giant’s billion-dollar takeover. Last week, Microsoft …

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“My Uncle Works at Nintendo” – The Man, the Myth and the Lie

Picture: @Reggie In the magazine business, the back page is where you’ll find all the weird gaffes we couldn’t fit anywhere else. Some may call it “filling”; we prefer “a whole page to make terrible jokes that are tangentially related to the content of the mag”. We don’t have (paper) …

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Five fitness video games that will make you sweat

With the new year comes new resolutions – the most common being fitness goals. At the start of each year, millions of people join a gym with the hope of leading an active life. The majority of them give up over time due to laziness and boredom, although this time …

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This is the best Nintendo Switch game you’re not playing

Recently, I’ve been spending most of my free time with Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, a rather Nintendo Switch title of 2019. At the time, I gave the game a polite review, citing its solid action/RPG gameplay, large cast of Marvel characters, and pretty-good-for-a-comic-book crossover story. I also didn’t think I …

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Console nominated for Xbox Losing Award exclusive to PlayStation and Nintendo next week

Xbox loses a nominated console-exclusive game to PS4, PS5, and Nintendo Switch next week, or more specifically, four days from now on January 25. In 2021 Xbox released two huge console exclusive games in the form of Infinite Halo and Forza Horizon 5. While this pair of games are the …

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Analyst expects PS5 to outperform Xbox this year

An analyst shares his predictions for the video game console market this year and concludes that the PS5 will significantly outperform the Xbox Series S|X. the PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles have been going head-to-head since launch. It’s only the most recent generation of the ongoing competition between Sony, …

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Limited Run Games releases a physical version of River City Girls Zero

Kyoko and Misako’s first adventure is released in physical form! Limited edition games is partnering with WayFoward to produce three limited-edition variations of River City Girls Zero later this year. Below, viewers can check out the standard, classic, and ultimate editions of the game that will be up for pre-order …

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GDC Reveals Various In-Game Trends Through State of the Industry Survey

The following was sent to Inven Global via a press release The Game Developers Conference (CDG) released the results of the 10th Annual State of the Industry Survey, revealing gaming industry trends before CDG 2022, which will be held in person and virtually at the Moscone Convention Center in San …

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Coromon, the RPG that raises monsters, will be released on Nintendo Switch and PC on March 31

Publisher Freedom Games and developer TRAGsoft announced that coromone will be released on Nintendo Switch and PC/Mac (To smoke) on March 31, for $19.99. Monster Farming RPG will understand English, French Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Russian, Japanese, Korean and Simplified Chinese. A trailer and release date description can be …

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PlayStation’s future looks bleak if Sony doesn’t change its game plan

REVIEW: PlayStation has been the undisputed king of game consoles for the past few years, as long as we’re counting success solely on hardware sales. Website VGChartz claims that the PS4 sold 115,787,816 units worldwide in August 2021, while the Xbox One failed to ship even half that tally, with …

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Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Collection for Nintendo Switch is up for pre-order

Here’s some good news for Nintendo Switch story and murder fans. Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection arrives on Nintendo Switch on February 17 (see on Amazon). This collection includes Assassin’s Creed II, Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood and Assassin’s Creed: Revelations, as well as many extras. It’s available for pre-order now for …

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Kingdom Hearts series debuts on Nintendo Switch next month

It’s been three years since the last big Kingdom Hearts has been released and now all three titles in the series will be available on Nintendo Switch on February 10th. Square Enix made headlines official this week and plans to offer cloud versions of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 …

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The only way to view this art exhibit is on a Game Boy ROM

As crypto scammers continue to NFT accomplices as the future of the art world, some artists create digital art going back to the dawn of handheld gaming. The Game Boy Camera Gallery is exactly what it sounds like: a virtual gallery exhibit that features photos taken with the decades-old Game …

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The video game industry no longer needs an ESA-led E3

E3 has given video game enthusiasts something to look forward to this summer since its debut in 1995. However, the future of the show is now in serious doubt. The initial COVID outbreak led to E3 being canceled in 2020, and the following year it was converted to an online-only …

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A look back at Halo 3 multiplayer on Xbox 360

Everyone has their favorite Halo game, which is a testament to the consistency and variety of each entry throughout the decades-long franchise. For some, the classic Halo: Advanced Combat experience is their favorite, while others prefer the excellent multiplayer experience of Halo 2. Others will prefer the unique twists on …

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Hori wants to release a retro game controller that can be used to play Hamster’s Arcade Archives series

Image: Hori Just before the end of 2021, during one of Hamster’s Arcade Archives streams, Hori revealed a special “retro game controller” designed for old-school games and Arcade Archives titles. So far, they’ve come up with a bunch of concepts – including a modular concept, which would let gamers change …

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The big problem of the Japanese toaster

Whether it’s a small start-up, a giant conglomerate, or an investor whose interests overlap between technology and breakfast, the same murderous question eventually arises: a company that makes a famous fabulous toaster also have a chance to make mobile phones? Versions of this riddle are staples of business school conferences. …

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Nintendo recap — Pokémon Legends: Arceus looks promising with new features and E3 might not happen

Source: iMore Welcome, everyone, to this week’s Nintendo recap. 2022 has already started in an exciting way with new trailers for upcoming Pokémon and Kirby games, giving us a better look at both adventures. Plus, one of Assassin’s Creed’s most popular titles is coming to Switch, and the next Mario …

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TOP 5 SPORTS GAMES FOR PC IN 2022!

These sports games have smaller player bases than their console counterparts, but that doesn’t make them bad. Some of the PC versions of these games support faster frame rates and a wider variety of high resolution monitors. Have you ever wanted to see the whole football field? On a PC, …

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Video game CEOs earned tens of millions of dollars in 2020

The salary of Activision-Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick has made headlines several times over the past year. And while he certainly earns significantly more than most, a new report shows he’s in good company, with other gaming CEOs bringing in tens of millions of dollars a year. Games One has compiled …

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Nintendo warns fans against fake websites posing as a company

Don’t let these discounted games fool you. Nintendo is warning gamers against fake websites that may scam players under its name. The company released a statement (translated by Siliconera) confirming the existence of a fake website impersonating Nintendo and illegally using its official logo to sell Nintendo products, like games …

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How to Transfer Data to Nintendo Switch 2022 Tip

This tutorial is about how to transfer data on Nintendo Switch. We will do our best for you to understand this guide. I hope you will like this blog How to Transfer Data to Nintendo Switch. If your answer is yes, please share after reading this. Check How to Transfer …

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The 5-story Rune Factory trailer paves the way for more farming and combat

Cultivate crops, explore dungeons, and even get married Rune Factory 5 is making its way to North America this year, with more fantastic friends and farming activities in tow. Ahead of the March 22 release date, XSEED and Marvelous released a trailer today, highlighting exactly what you’ll be doing in …

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Ditch the switch? Nintendo’s bestselling console shows its age

The Nintendo Switch sold 92.87 million units as of September 30, 2021. That number is almost certainly much higher now after a lively holiday season in which Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft’s Xbox Series X were tough. to find. This puts the Nintendo Switch at a striking distance from the …

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Nintendo Switch Online Reveals New Free Game Trial

Starting tomorrow, Nintendo Switch Online subscribers will have the chance to experience a full new trial of the game. This time around, Captain Toad: Treasure Hunter is the one who takes the spotlight! As with the previous tests, this one will last a week, from January 13 at 10:00 a.m. …

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McDonald’s Nintendo DS training game finally found, preserved

Screenshot: Cody Trentuit Game curators at Forest of Illusion recently got their hands on the holy grail of the Nintendo DS catalog: a cartridge meant to teach McDonald’s employees the ins and outs of fast food via the popular dual-screen handheld. It is called eSMART 2.0, and after years of …

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Top 10 Nintendo Wii Games

Let’s take a look at the Top 10 Nintendo Wii Games Mario Super Sluggers Radar games It never saw the light of day in the PAL regions (perhaps the wisest decision was given to our usual reckless baseball in these categories – American cricket, right?), Now production and Namco production …

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Nintendo Switch is getting one of the best trilogies in the game very soon

Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch Lite, and Nintendo Switch OLED are getting one of the best trilogies in the game very soon. In December, we announced that three popular games were coming to the Nintendo console trio, and now that has been officially confirmed. The confirmation comes from the developer behind …

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12 million Xbox Series X / S consoles have been sold, game analyst says

The current generation of consoles has been a big win for Xbox, with the X and S series becoming bestsellers. According to one analyst, this bestseller status means that the twin consoles have sold over 12 million units. The figure comes from Daniel Ahmad of Niko Partners, known on Twitter …

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Platinum Sol Cresta ‘Must-Watch’ Release Date Postponed Due to Technical Issues

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on Youtube Update [Tue 11th Jan, 2022 05:30 GMT]: If you were wondering what happened to Platinum Sol Cresta The broadcast was scheduled to go on YouTube last weekend, it was postponed. This is apparently due to “technical difficulties” with the streaming equipment and a new …

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Pokemon fan makes working crystal and green cartridges for Nintendo 64

Pokemon Green and Crystal were originally released for Game Boy Color, but one Pokemon fan is making working N64 cartridges for both titles. Nintendo is out Green Pokémon in 1996, while Crystal Pokémon released several years later in 2000. A fan of these games decided to make working N64 cartridges …

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How to factory reset a Nintendo Switch

Whether it’s upgrading to a newer Switch model or switching entirely to a whole new platform, there may well be a time when some Nintendo Switch owners decide to sell or trade in their consoles for a little extra money. In any case, it is always a good idea to …

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Kirby and the Forgotten Land should bring back Squeak Squad’s ghost ability

Nintendo seems to have a solid 2022. Some titles have confirmed release dates like Pokémon Legends: Arceus, while others have open windows like Bayonet 3 and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2. There are even rumors of development on the next one Mario kart circulating online. One …

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10 things only die-hard fans know about games

With the release of Super Smash Bros. Ultimatethe last character of the DLC, Sora, the Super Smash Bros. The series has garnered unprecedented attention and praise from fans and is considered one of the best fighting games on Nintendo Switch. But even the most popular series have their fair share …

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10 virtual pet games that should make a comeback

While the virtual pet craze isn’t as popular as it used to be, many fans would still love to see sequels to some of their favorite virtual pet games from the late 90s and early 1900s. 2000s. Great recognizable series like Digimon World and Monster Rancher may be back, but …

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What are you playing this weekend? (January 8)

Image: ZA / UM The first week of 2022 has passed and it was relatively quiet as everyone settled into their routines. That said, there were still some interesting things, like the reveal that producing weed was a bit of a pain for the Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity team. …

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PlayStation Plus subscribers unhappy with the lack of a free game

PlayStation Plus subscribers on PS4 and PS5 are unhappy with a missing “free” PS Plus game for January. This week, Sony released the first free PS Plus games of 2022, titled by Persona 5 Strikers, which is bolstered by Deep Rock Galactic and Dirt 5. And one of those games …

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Mario Kart 9 is in development at Nintendo, analyst says

A new Mario Kart game would be on the way, and this time around Mario might have some new tricks up his sleeve. According to Serkan Toto, analyst at Kantan Games, Mario kart 9 is in “active development” and will come with a “new twist”. He shared his comments as …

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Nintendo Switch sold more units in Japan last year than all other consoles combined

the Nintendo Switch was released in March 2017, introducing fans to a hybrid console. The system became a huge hit with gamers as it allowed them to play on the go or play on a TV via a dock. Although the revolutionary system is not the most powerful gaming hardware …

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Age of Calamity hits huge sales milestone on Nintendo Switch

The official Twitter account of Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity revealed that the game has now sold over four million units worldwide on Nintendo Switch. The number is an incredible achievement for Nintendo and Koei Tecmo, and the title became the best-selling “Warriors” game within days of its release in …

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IOGEAR KeyMander Nexus Gaming KVM allows you to share peripherals

Picture: IOGEAR If you refuse to take sides in the console war, you probably have multiple gaming systems all connected to the same TV through multiple HDMI ports for facilitate the transition from one to the other. With IOGEAR’s New KeyMander Nexus Gaming KVM (which stands for keyboard / video …

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Random: Metroid Prime Hunters composer reflects on Nintendo’s stressful times

Image: Nintendo Lawrence Schwedler spent over 13 years at Nintendo Software Technology as an Audio Director, composing music for games like Metroid Prime Hunters on DS, Wave Race: Blue Storm on GameCube, Pokémon Puzzle League on N64 and even the Chibi series. Robo. While that was “great and happy” most …

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Switch OLED model is coming to China soon, following the success of the original model

Image: Nintendo’s Life The Switch has been a notable global success since March 2017, and as of December 2019, its hardware sales also include official results from China. The size of the Chinese market makes it a valuable target for the ‘big three’ console makers, but the country’s strict production …

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Get a free 128 GB microSD card with a Switch Online family membership

Prices and availability of the offer may change after the publication date. Major free alert: Starting January 4, you’ll get a free 128GB microSD card for $ 67.99 with the purchase of a 12-month Nintendo Switch Online family membership ($ 34.99) at Best Buy. Nintendo Switch is a product to …

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GameBoy Advance streams movies and shows through special cartridges

Nintendo’s classic handheld game console, GameBoy Advance, could now stream movies and TV shows using special modded cartridges. (Photo: by Koichi Kamoshida / Newsmakers / GettyImages)387339 03: A representative of the Nintendo promotion presents the next generation Game Boy Advance handheld console at the Tokyo Game Show on April 1, …

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Recall: Lego’s Sonic The Hedgehog – The Green Hill Zone set is now available

Image: Lego Update: The Lego Ideas Sonic set is now available to order on the Lego website – you know, just in case you haven’t already spent enough money over the holidays! Orders are limited to two per person at the time of writing. Please note that some external links …

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7 toughest games of 2021

It’s no secret that games just aren’t as hard as they used to be. Part of it is a mix of the many amenities and quality-of-life improvements that every genre has seen over the years, but another part comes from the fact that games are just simply easier. That’s not …

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Random: did you know about this amazing water effect in The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild?

Image: Nintendo’s Life Did you know that the water dries up slowly after the rain in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild? If you haven’t, you are not alone. A post on the social media platform Twitter reminded fans how amazing the 2017 version still is – highlighting …

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Switch drops to record high prices in UK, but Nintendo warns of stock issues – so act fast! | Games | Entertainment

the Nintendo Switch is available cheaply on Amazon UK. Right now you can pick up the Neon Red / Neon Blue version of the Nintendo Switch for £ 229. That’s a saving of £ 30 over the typical console RRP of £ 259. This new price was introduced this year …

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