SwitchCast #086: Armello, The Warlock of Firetop Mountain, Shadow Fight 2, and Switch Online

This week we’re switching things up in a big way, with a new show format to focus on more of the Nintendo Switch topics you want to hear about!

To kick things off, we’re ready to flip the table on Nintendo Switch, with digital board game Armello, and the tabletop dungeon delving The Warlock of Firetop Mountain. We also review the silhouette combat Shadow Fight 2.

Then we’re talking all about our first week with the Nintendo Online Service, what plan we got, what games we’re playing, and what we expect to see in the future! Oh yeah, and some Bowsette chat happens too.

And as always, we have all the Nintendo Switch news and new game releases you can’t wait to hear about! (more…)

SwitchCast #084: Into the Breach, Mini Metro and Our Top Time Sinks

JV is back from PAX mere moments before the Nintendo Direct. But we have plenty of games to talk about from the convention, plus reviews of Into the Breach, Mini Metro and The Lost Child.

In the news, a barrage of big games were already revealed for the system, getting us hyped for Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles, Final Fantasy XV, and even Civilization VI!

And in the Community Pulse, we read what you had to say about the Nintendo Switch games that have taken up the most hours of your life. (more…)

SwitchCast #083: The Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Survival Guide

Resident Monster Hunter on retainer, Rin, pops in to help us disect everything a new player may need to know about Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate for Nintendo Switch. We also review the game for the veteran slayers out there.

Even with the Nintendo Direct delayed, we still have plenty of leaked info to talk about before answering your questions for us in the Community Pulse, including our predictions on next week’s direct! Continue reading “SwitchCast #083: The Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Survival Guide”

SwitchCast #082: Bad North and the Summer Nindies Showcase

More Nintendo Switch indies are pouring out of the woodworks, but this time KC is back to talk with JV about every one of them shown in this week’s Nintendo Switch Summer Indies Showcase!

We also review the real time strategy roguelike, Bad North, and read your opinions on the future of indie titles on the Nintendo Switch. Continue reading “SwitchCast #082: Bad North and the Summer Nindies Showcase”

SwitchCast #080: 2064 Read Only Memories & Nintendo Rewards

Time to go back to the retro-future with the all-inclusive cyberpunk Switch visual novel, 2064: Read Only Memories. JV then takes a quick trip through a deluge of demos, and we recap all the week’s Nintendo Switch news and new releases.

We also discuss the Nintendo Rewards system, and ask the community what they’ve gotten from it, and what they’d like to see it do in the future. (more…)

SwitchCast #079: Paladins, MegaMan X Legacy Collection and Hello Neighbor

KC and JV join forces to review the first online hero shooter for Nintendo Switch, Paladins! Then JV fights for robot rights in MegaMan X Legacy Collection, while KC asks to borrow a tablespoon of sugar and a bowl of horror with Hello Neighbor!

In the Community Pulse, we hear your opinions on how much is too much DLC for a game, and of course we rundown all the week’s Nintendo Switch news, new releases and more! (more…)

SwitchCast #077: Octopath Traveler, Sushi Striker, and 20XX

Travel with JV and KC for the next 90 minutes as we review some sweet Nintendo Switch titles including surprise hit JRPG Octopath Traveler, anime-infused puzzle game Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido, and the robot-powered roguelike 20XX.

We also read the community’s comments on the need and the future of the Nintendo 3DS in a world where the Nintendo Switch is packing so much portable power. (more…)