Nov. 16, 2017

Black Friday 2017: Top deals at Amazon, Walmart, Target, Best Buy & more, plus coupons & store hours

Your ultimate guide to the very best Black Friday discounts — at Kohl's, Amazon, Walmart, Target, Best Buy and others — plus coupons, 2017 store hours and info on freebies (hello, free coffee)!

Nov. 9, 2017

A Nintendo Switch Hulu app is coming — could Netflix or YouTube be next?

The Nintendo Switch is getting its first TV streaming app.
Oct. 23, 2017

Hype List: What to check out this week, including Kelly Clarkson, ‘Stranger Things,’ Nikki Giovanni

Welcome to our weekly recommendations column, in which we highlight all of the pop culture you need to know about.
Sept. 27, 2017

SNES Classic Edition Review: It’s fun as hell, but it should really be a Nintendo Switch app

With the SNES Classic, what's old is new again.
Aug. 29, 2017

This engineer 3-D printed a Nintendo Switch adapter so his friend could play ‘Zelda’ after a stroke

Julio “Vexelius” Vázquez's free design makes the Switch a lot more accessible.
Aug. 16, 2017

‘Sonic Mania’ Switch Physical Release: Will the Nintendo version get a non-digital standard edition?

Could we see a Nintendo Switch physical edition of 'Sonic Mania'? It's certainly a possibility.

Aug. 16, 2017

‘Arms’ Character DLC: New fighter hinted at for Nintendo Switch stylized boxing game

Who's the new 'Arms' character coming to Switch?
Aug. 15, 2017

Nintendo Switch GameStop Stock: Limited supply available at all stores right now

Here's how you can buy the Nintendo Switch at GameStop while it's back in stock.
Aug. 14, 2017

Nintendo Switch Virtual Console Games: Leak suggests GameCube titles could be coming to new console

Will we finally get GameCube games on the Nintendo Switch?
Aug. 11, 2017
Aug. 10, 2017

‘Monster Hunter XX’ Demo for Switch: You can play for free right now — there’s just one catch

We hope you speak Japanese if you want to try out this 'Monster Hunter XX' demo on the Nintendo Switch.

Aug. 9, 2017

‘Super Mario Odyssey’ gameplay: Gamescom Nintendo streams also include ‘Metroid: Samus Returns’

Nintendo fans will get another look at 'Super Mario Odyssey' later this month.
Aug. 9, 2017

‘Pokémon’ Switch Release Date: “Open-ish world” RPG to come after holiday 2017

The Pokémon Company drops a few hints about what we can expect.
Aug. 8, 2017

‘Super Smash Bros.’ Switch release date may skip 2017, but ‘Brawlout’ is coming to the console soon

Super Smash Bros. might not be coming to the Switch anytime soon, but this indie game should scratch that same itch.
Aug. 7, 2017

‘Metroid: Samus Returns’: Special edition, amiibo support and everything we learned on the new site

There's a new teaser site up for the 3DS remake of 'Metroid II: The Return of Samus,' and it's got a lot of hints about what we can expect from the new game.
Aug. 5, 2017

The history of competitive ‘Super Smash Bros.,’ as told by D1, the biggest announcer in the game

Meet the hypest man in 'Smash Bros.' commentary.

Aug. 4, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Splatfest Time: When does it start and how to join the mayo vs. ketchup competition

We'll soon know which is better, ketchup or mayonnaise, once the latest 'Splatoon 2' Splatfest begins.
Aug. 3, 2017

Kirby’s 25th Birthday: Our favorite memories of the lovable pink fluff ball

To celebrate Kirby hitting this important milestone, we asked the Multiplayer team (and anyone else at Mic who was interested) to share their favorite Kirby memories and video games.
Aug. 3, 2017

‘Monster Hunter’ Switch: Gameplay trailer and new screenshots revealed ahead of release date

The Aug. 25 release date is fast approaching — new screenshots and a gameplay trailer stoke that hype train.
Aug. 3, 2017

All your favorite rappers are obsessed with the Nintendo Switch

A lot of rappers have the Switch, turns out.
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Resident Evil: Revelations’ Nintendo Switch: The portable console gets its first ‘RE’ games

It's been five years since a 'Resident Evil' game debuted on a Nintendo console, and that's all about to change.

Aug. 1, 2017

‘Shinobi Refle: Senran Kagura’: This Switch dating sim looks just as creepy as we thought it’d be

The hypersexualization of underage girls is a big, big problem in 'Shinobi Refle: Senran Kagura.'
Aug. 1, 2017
Aug. 1, 2017
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle’: How Ubisoft convinced Nintendo to make the bizarre mashup

It took several stressful meetings in Japan to convince Nintendo to make this strange tactics game.
Aug. 1, 2017

‘Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’ Preview: Here’s what we thought of co-op and single-player

The most bizarre crossover game in years is actually a great intro to a hardcore genre.

July 31, 2017

‘Enter the Gungeon’ Switch: Developer announces Nintendo port — but no set release date

Everyone's favorite gun-pun heavy roguelite is coming to the Nintendo Switch in 2017. Here's what you need to know.
July 31, 2017

Nintendo Switch Youtube App: Does the console really need video streaming apps?

Still no word on when the Nintendo Switch might be getting streaming apps, but does it really need them?
July 31, 2017

‘Splatoon 2’ Motion Controls vs. Stick: Don’t choose — use both

Why agonize over the decision between motion controls and joystick in 'Splatoon 2' when you can use a combination of the two?
July 30, 2017

New ‘Metroid’ amiibo: Why fans are upset at ‘Samus Returns’ figures — and why it’s not a big deal

You'll need to make sure you have four different 'Metroid' amiibo to access all the content in 'Metroid: Samus Returns,' but are is it worth it?