The time for speculation is finally over. We now know exactly what NX is, sort of. Nintendo showed off a brief teaser trailer for their newest system, now called Switch. As it was speculated the system is a hybrid of a console and a handheld. The system is housed inside a screen which will plug into a dock connected to your TV. That will allow … Continue reading Nintendo Unveils Switch
It’s fairly quiet out on the old Nintendo news front at the moment but we pulled together the top stories from around the web as well as all the latest releases and charts. On the Top 5 this week we list our all time favourite games based on TV shows and also talk about some of the stinkers that have come out over the years. Continue reading “NintendPals: Episode 35”
(Sorry for the weird echo on Nick’s audio this week, it won’t happen again!)
This week we break down the Nintendo investors meeting that happened this week as well as discussing the latest sales figures from Saga and Amiibo, EAs thoughts in supporting Nintendo in the future and the latest releases and charts. We also give our Top 5 driving games too!!! Continue reading “NintendPals: Episode 34”
Download Episode iTunes Link Myles and Nick have a huge announcement to kick off this very special 10th edition of the NintendPals podcast. After that, normal business resumes with a thin news week, chats about what we’ve been spending our time playing (Nick has added another retro console to his growing collection) and we run down our top games of 2014. Oh and we announce … Continue reading NintendPals Podcast – Episode 10: Happy 10th Episode
So the top of my desk feels really cold. I’m not sure if that’s normal. I guess I don’t really pay attention to the temperature of my desk’s surface. I imagine it’s fine, but it’s weird how you never notice these things, you know. Oh yeah, and here’s the next podcast. episode-252 Starring – Tony, Micah, Shannon, Shelby Run time – 1:39:09 Tell us about the … Continue reading Nintendo Okie Podcast – Episode 252
OVGE is just around the corner and to make sure everyone is aware we have brought is friends of the site, Jesse Hardesty and Greg Little, to let everyone know what they can expect from OVGE 2014; friends, games and good times. Worry not as we still get down to the same nonsense we normally do. Thanks to Shannon, who left something in my fridge, we … Continue reading Nintendo Okie Podcast – Episode 223
The Mario Kart franchise has been one of the most successful selling franchises Nintendo has ever created. It started back on the Super Nintendo and has made one appearance on every console Nintendo has released since that time. You can pretty much bet that if a Nintendo system is sold it will have a Mario Kart game on it. Many people would even label it one of the best games that could be considered a system seller for the company. It’s so successful that it has been one of the best selling, if not THE best selling game on systems for the last two generations.
Recently the question was posed as to whether or not Mario Kart 8 could be the worst selling game in the franchise and could it potentially be bad enough to kill the franchise. I, personally, am not sure it would do that poorly, but it was an interesting question none-the-less and so I decided to do a little bit of research.
For the record you can drift with the GameCube controller. However, you cannot drift if you pick automatic. Okay, now that we got that out of the way how about watching this week’s Go Round of Mario Kart Wii? Continue reading Go Round – Mario Kart Wii
The show rolls on with the second episode of this… block… I couldn’t think of any other word there. We throw some more trivia around this week as we travel to space and back. I hope y’all are keeping up with the show and getting your answers in. Keep in mind you have till October 11th to send your answers to us. And go back … Continue reading The Question Block – Episode 79