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By Dave, July 21, 2017 0 News

The Shantae series of games has been embraced over the years by Nintendo fans, finding much of its recent success via Shantae: Half-Genie Hero on the Wii U and Switch. The game brought a whole new generation of Shantae fans… Read More »

By Faith, July 21, 2017 0 News, Splatoon, Switch

The next Splatoon 2 Splatfest has been announced! It was only a matter of time, really—and it’s going to happen the first weekend of August. The exact hours haven’t been announced, but we suspect it will be similar to the… Read More »

By Faith, July 20, 2017 0 News, Switch

Well, this looks to be an odd little gem of a game. Figment is heading to the Switch eShop, an action-adventure game featuring puzzles and combat and hey by the way the game is actually… a musical. Yes, indeed, and… Read More »

By Faith, July 20, 2017 0 News, Switch

SEGA is working hard to catch our attention! They’re digging deep to build anticipation for Sonic Forces as they reveal characters, music, and new details each week—and this week, we’re being introduced to Infinite. Infinite is a dastardly villain that… Read More »

By Faith, July 19, 2017 0 News, Switch

We’ve been rather hard on Ubisoft in the past here on Nintendo Fire, and not without reason. Their attitude toward the Wii U and their broken promises left a sour taste in our mouth, but they seem to be approaching… Read More »

By Dave, July 19, 2017 0 News, Switch

Vblank Entertainment is hard at work on its next title, Shakedown Hawaii… but while you wait for it, they’re well aware that it’s a good idea to offer up something to keep you distracted and happy. So, they’re bringing Retro… Read More »

By Faith, July 18, 2017 0 News, Wii U

If you’re still regularly using your Wii U, you’ve probably received the most recent system update which brings the system to 5.5.2… but you probably didn’t mine the data (as some are wont to do) and discover this small hint… Read More »

By Faith, July 18, 2017 0 News, Splatoon

You may or may not be aware of Splatoon’s success and popularity in Japan. You may or may not also be aware of the long running Splatoon manga in Japan’s CoroCoro magazine, which has decent sales in an age where… Read More »

By Dave, July 17, 2017 0 News

We’ve all grown old and decrepit waiting for Kingdom Hearts III, it’s true… but now, finally, Square Enix has dropped the news bomb stating this long-lost instalment (look, it feels that way, all right?) will in fact be released in… Read More »

By Faith, July 17, 2017 0 News, Splatoon

It’s the phenomenon that no one likes and actively hurts other players—it’s “rage quitting” and it sucks. But it happens in all online games, and developers are trying their best to come up with ways to punish players who abandon… Read More »