Dig deep, gain riches and unearth trembling terrors in SteamWorld Dig 2! Out this week on Nintendo Switch (Sept. 21) and PC (Sept. 22). The PS4/Vita versions can be yours starting on Sept 26 in America and Sept 27 in Europe. Price: $19.99 / €19.99
SteamWorld Dig 2 takes you on a platform mining adventure forged in Metroidvania flames. When an old trading town is struck by mysterious earthquakes, it’s up to a lone steambot and her unlikely companion to uncover what trembling terrors lie beneath.
A Netflix customer service rep has told GoNintendo user KamehamehaX that Netflix is “locked and loaded” for the Nintendo Switch. The app has supposedly been submitted for Nintendo’s popular platform and it should be only a matter of time before the streaming video service shows up on the device. I think it would be pretty incredible if this happens sooner rather than later and we will keep you updated once the news hits.
As if the system wasn’t hard to get enough, Nintendo has announced that they will be releasing a Super Mario Odyssey Nintendo Switch Bundle next month. The Super Mario Odyssey Nintendo Switch bundle will officially release on October 27th, which is the same day that the game will come out for current Switch owners. Nintendo announced this news during its Nintendo Direct held earlier today.
Epic Stuff coming from Nintendo. More as it develops.
During today’s EPIC Nintendo Direct, the release date for the hotly anticipated Xenoblade Chronicles 2 was announced. The promising RPG for the Nintendo Switch will release on December 1st, which is just in time for the Holiday season. A slew of other games were shown for the system but Xenoblade Chronicles 2 was one of the Direct’s standout titles.
If you want to watch today’s Nintendo Direct Live, here is the place! We will be tweeting our reactions and covering all the news after the show. Please enjoy the live stream for today’s Nintendo Direct.
Well this is good news for indie developers looking to bring their game on the Nintendo Switch… Apparently a number of titles are doing VERY well on the system and many developers have announced that their Switch version of their games are selling rather well. FDG Entertainment has confirmed today that their game Oceanhorn sold more copies on the Nintendo Switch than all other consoles combined! This is huge news and will no doubt open the flood gates for indie titles on the Switch.
The upcoming Nintendo Direct, that is due this Wednesday, will focus solely on Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has stated that the company will not showcase its mobile efforts and will opt to showcase those app and games at a later time.
Count me in for 45 minutes of Switch and 3DS goodness!
An all new Nintendo Direct is coming this Wednesday, September 13th. If you are subscribed to my YouTube channel, I did a video about this very subject last night so our intel was good. The show will weigh in at a hefty 45 minutes, so we expect some big things from Nintendo. We know that Super Mario Odyssey will be there as the American releases next month but we expect some surprises as well.
Keep it here and we will be covering all the news from this upcoming Nintendo Direct.
Are Achievements Headed to the Nintendo Switch? Well according to an indie developer, they just may! The developer behind the upcoming Nintendo Switch game, Lichtspeer, has recently participated in a Reddit Ask Me Anything thread. During the AMA Tom Tomaszewski from Crunching Koalas seems to have accidentally let slip that an achievement system is coming to Nintendo’s latest system. Rumors are pointing to an all new Nintendo Direct so maybe these achievements will make an appearance.
Of course, mark this all down as RUMOR for now BUT, we would be delighted if this pans out to be true. More as it develops.