Switch Reactions – Tantalus & Straight Right

With Nintendo taking the covers off the Switch, fans are hungry to know more about the system and just what games we might be able to play on it. While almost everyone who has anything to do with Switch has gone radio silent on the projects, I have been reaching out to get some thoughts from developers to see what they think. This time, Tom Crago, CEO of Tantalus and Straight Right studios, took the time to answer my questions. As a gamer, what is your personal reaction to Switch?It was great to see it finally announced, after all the … Continue reading Switch Reactions – Tantalus & Straight Right

Just Dance 2017 Is Out Now

Ubisoft has announced that Just Dance 2017 is out now, proving that you never know someone until you dance with them. Just Dance 2017 delivers its most fun and diverse track listing yet, from blockbuster chart-toppers to throwback favourites everyone will find something to get down to. Featuring bangers like “Lean On” by Major Lazer Ft. MØ & DJ Snake, “Like I Would” by Zayn and   “Worth It” by Fifth Harmony Ft. Kid Ink as well as Maroon’s 5’s brand new single “Don’t Wanna Know”, party favourites like “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) by Beyoncé and classics … Continue reading Just Dance 2017 Is Out Now

Nintendo To Announce More Switch Details On January 13

Just as I hit submit on a Nintendo Switch piece, Nintendo Australia announced that we will learn more details on January 13th at a media event, which is set to take place in Tokyo.  In a presentation to financial analysts today in Tokyo, Nintendo Co., Ltd. president Tatsumi Kimishima announced that further details regarding the company’s new Nintendo Switch home gaming system will be shared in the Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017, a live presentation for invited media, analysts and trade partners in Tokyo on 13th January. This presentation will also be globally live-streamed online and will include the exact launch … Continue reading Nintendo To Announce More Switch Details On January 13

Switch Reactions – Image & Form

Now that Nintendo has formally announced the Nintendo Switch, I wanted to ask the first European developers to get the development kits, a few questions to see what they thought of it. Image & Form might not be a name you know, but you will know their excellent titles, Steamworld Dig and Steamworld Heist, both releasing first on Nintendo 3DS. Who better to speak to for answers though, than the CEO of the company, so my thanks to Brjann Sigurgeirsson, for taking the time to answer. Now that Nintendo have unveiled the Switch, what were your reactions when you first … Continue reading Switch Reactions – Image & Form

Companies Come Out In Force For Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Australia have released the official press release for our region, giving a list of developers and tech companies working with the Nintendo Switch. “I hope this first glimpse at Nintendo Switch has made our fans as excited as we are, and has captured their imagination with the possibilities and freedom of play it offers,” said Kamon Yoshimura, Managing Director of Nintendo Australia. Now it is important to note that the bottom section of the comanies listed are engine, physics, art program companies and the like, so while Epic Games is listed, it could be more than just Unreal Engine … Continue reading Companies Come Out In Force For Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch Announced

Nintendo have taken the covers off the NX and it is now the Nintendo Switch. The machine will run on cartridges, as seen in the trailer, of course, the big news is that the controllers remove so you can take things on the go. “Nintendo Switch allows gamers the freedom to play however they like,” said Reggie Fils-Aime, President and COO, Nintendo of America. “It gives game developers new abilities to bring their creative visions to life by opening up the concept of gaming without boundaries.” There is even a list of developers working on it the system, to what … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Announced