SwitchCast #026: SplatFest, Online Apps & 5 Mins to Kill (Your Friends)

‘Twas the night before Splatoon 2 and speaking real fast, JV and KC were recording a podcast. Yep, we’re getting ready to dive into the inky goodness of this massive Nintendo Switch title! But until then, we’ll pacify ourselves by trying to figure out this Switch Online App.

Also, JV’s blowing up his sci-fi friends in Astro Duel and Implosion, while KC mellows out and takes a long hard look at himself in I and Me. We also review some Joy-Con protectors by HDE, run down the week’s Nintendo Switch news and answer your questions in the Community Pulse! (more…)

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

By Jose Vega

Three years ago, Mario Kart 8 was released on the Wii U and though it was a great game, it was on a console that not many people bought. When Nintendo the Switch back in 2016, it was hinted that there would possibly be a Mario Kart title for it. Those hints prove to be true when it was announced that a port of the Wii U game would be coming to Nintendo Switch.

But as it turned out, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is not just a simple port – it adds a whole bunch of new features. So the question is, is this game worth getting on the Nintendo Switch (even if you already have it on Wii U)? Continue reading “Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review”

SwitchCast #010: It’s HERE!

After an eternity of waiting, the Nintendo Switch is finally here! And now that we’ve had a full week to bask in its glory, we can finally give our in-depth opinion on what makes the Switch great, and what kinks still need to be worked out.

We also chat a little about what we’re playing, including The Legends of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Fast RMX, Voez and Snipperclips. And as always, we answer some of your questions from the Nintendo Switch community.

 

SwitchCast #004 – The Day of Reckoning

With the big Nintendo Switch Presentation only days away, we take one last trip down the river of leaks and confirmed Nintendo Switch news before all the details are laid bare before us. But not before announcing the winner of our PAX South ticket winner!

We also take on a ton of listener questions, including what seems to be the most popular topic of the month: What matters more for a video game console? The games, or the power!

Episode #001 – First Impressions of the Nintendo Switch

Predictions! Observations! And maybe even a few hard answers to your many questions about the Nintendo Switch are right here.

Want to know what games we can look forward to playing on the Switch? Will you be able to afford it? Have no idea what a Joy-Con is? JV and KC discuss all that and more in our pilot episode of The Nintendo SwitchCast.