Nintendo Switch is Now The Fastest Selling Console of All Time (US)

Nintendo Switch has officially become the fastest-selling home video game system in U.S. history. The system is already home to some of the best titles around and the future looks bright indeed. With heavy hitters such as Super Mario Odyssey, Splatoon 2, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Zelda, Doom and more already on the system, we cannot wait to see what 2018 will bring.

“Fans across the country have experienced the joy of playing their favorite games at home or on the go,” said Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo of America’s President and COO. “Now that many more people have received Nintendo Switch systems for the holidays, we look forward to bringing them fun new surprises in 2018 and beyond.”

Count us in Nintendo! Congrats.

Is The New Nintendo Direct Happening January 11th

An all new rumor has surfaced regarding Nintendo’s new Nintendo Direct for January. The rumor points to the company hosting the show on January 11th and has typically been the best way for Nintendo to kick off the new year. Although we haven’t heard anything official from the big N, we fully expect something to happen this month as it has for the past couple of years. We can’t wait to see what we will be playing on our Nintendo Switch’s this year and will be here to report the news when the show hits.

More on this as it develops.

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All New Accolades Trailer For Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Released

If you’re on the fence on whether or not to purchase Xenoblade Chronicles 2, check out the accolades trailer above and maybe it will push you over the edge. The Nintendo Switch RPG looks gorgeous and I am hoping to pick it up after I get some Christmas money. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 revolves around a scavenger named Rex and Pyra, a living weapon known as a Blade. Check out the trailer and let us know if you have checked out the game.

Enjoy.

PC Streaming App Rainway Devs Say Talks With Nintendo Are “Working Out Well”

Things look like they are still going good for the PC Streaming app Rainway as the developer has stated that the talks with Nintendo and the Switch are “working out well”. The developers shared an update on Reddit to say that they are in talks with Nintendo about getting the app on the Switch and their plans are working out well. Here’s hoping that we hear something official soon!

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Super Mario Odyssey – ‘Capture Your Imagination’ Trailer

As if we couldn’t get enough of the AMAZING Super Mario Odyssey for Nintendo Switch, Nintendo has release an all new trailer entitle “capture your imagination”. Super Mario Odyssey has become a game of the generation and really has solidified the Nintendo Switch as a must-have product headed into Christmas. We are still enjoying this game and can see ourselves playing this one well into 2018 (we currently have around 400 moons)…

Check out the new trailer and let us know what you think.

Super Mario Odyssey Currently SOLD OUT on Amazon

Online retailing GIANT, Amazon.com, is currently sold out of Super Mario Odyssey. The recent Switch release is one of the best games in any generation and it seems as though people are flocking to the retailer in droves to pick up the game. We can only imagine how many units Super Mario Odyssey will sell this Holiday season and are THRILLED that this game is getting the attention it deserves.

More as it develops. Congrats Nintendo!

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 “Close Call” Commercial Debuts

Nintendo has released a nifty, 30-second spot showcasing their upcoming RPG for Switch, Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 looks to round out an outstanding year for Nintendo’s hybrid console and I am excited. I personally love this advertisement so check it out and let me know if you feel the same. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 will release on December 1st exclusively for the Nintendo Switch.

Enjoy.

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Nintendo Direct Coming Tuesday November 7th

In case you missed the news,there will be a Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Nintendo Direct Coming Tuesday November 7th. It is great to see Nintendo giving this upcoming Switch exclusive some love and we cannot wait to watch the Direct. Between this game, Super Mario Odyssey, Doom, Skyrim and the plethora of great indie titles that are headed to the Switch, players look like they will have plenty to play for the remainder of this year.

More news as it develops.

Watch Jimmy Fallon Play Super Mario Odyssey

Check this video out as Jimmy gets his hands on an early copy of the hotly anticipated SuperMarioOdyssey for Nintendo Switch. Check out this quick video and let us know your plans for the Switch exclusive. Super Mario Odyssey is now available, so go grab yourself a copy!

Stay tuned as I will be picking up my copy tomorrow (and will be videoing my “adventure”)….