Paris, France – DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, and Lizardcube, are thrilled to reveal an exciting new feature in our Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake: the “Retro” Feature.
To showcase an unprecedented new style of console gaming on the go, Nintendo is showcasing the versatility of Nintendo Switch across the country with highly visual, interactive living room-inspired spaces in places you would never expect, bringing surprises to every stop. The first Nintendo Switch experience popped up in the desert at Blue Cloud Movie Ranch on Feb. 23 where John Cena showcased the face-to-face off-TV functionality of 1-2-Switch.
BadLand Games and Thomas Happ Games are proud to announce that the award-winning, Metroidvania-inspired AXIOM VERGE will be making its way to physical retail as the *Multiverse Edition* for PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and Wii U.
Retro-Inspired Collectathon Platformer to be Showcased at GDC 2017 in Partnership with Xbox, Nintendo, Unreal and Indie MEGABOOTH
Sheffield, United Kingdom – Independent developer Sumo Digital, the studio behind AAA blockbusters Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed and LittleBigPlanet 3, today announced that Snake Pass, its slithery physics platformer, will be available for $19.99, £16.99 and €19.99 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC on March 28th in North America and March 29th in Europe. Sumo Digital have also released the debut episode of its video dev diary series – The Story of Snake Pass – where creator Seb Liese discusses Snake Pass’ humble beginnings from an internal game jam project, through development, to its first consumer demo at EGX Rezzed in 2016.
The launch of the Nintendo Switch system is rapidly approaching on March 3, and Nintendo can confirm that Nintendo eShop will be ready to go, complete with a lineup of downloadable indie games. To celebrate many of these upcoming “Nindie” creations before launch, Nintendo will host a Nindies Showcase video presentation on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 9 a.m. PT. Just visit http://live.nintendo.com to watch.
WWE Superstar John Cena Greets Visitors at the First Stop in the California Desert
REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)– Imagine driving in the middle of the desert and seeing a couch, TV and video game system in the middle of nowhere, or skiing down the side of a mountain and seeing another one of these surprising setups sitting there in the snow, ready for a round of gaming. It’s a striking visual, sure, but it drives home the message of Nintendo Switch, Nintendo’s revolutionary new video game system that launches on March 3. Nintendo Switch is a home gaming system with the portability of a handheld. The system lets you take home video game experiences anywhere you go, offering you the freedom to play where, when and how you like.
In celebration of National Love Your Pet Day on Feb. 20, Poochy and Yoshi offer tips about how to honor your adorable pets on this special day.
Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World is available for the Nintendo 3DS.
REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content:
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- Tank Troopers – ATTENTION! Calling all troopers for six-player tank warfare! Choose a tank, pick troopers and battle your friends via local wireless. Each trooper has a special ability, from electric shocks to healing. Deploy them tactically to win more than 30 custom tanks with unique stats. An engaging single-player mode contains 30 stages, so you’ll have to devise a multitude of strategies and maneuvers to conquer them all. Battle with bombs, on teams or in a free-for-all – but always fight! Fight! FIGHT! (When playing in multiplayer mode, additional games and systems are required and are sold separately.)
- Back to Bed – Back to Bed is a 3D indie puzzle game set in a unique and artistic dream world, in which you guide sleepwalker Bob to the safety of his bed. To achieve this, you must take control of Bob’s subconscious guardian named Subob. The pair travels through a surreal and painting-like dream world, filled with objects used to guide Bob toward the Bed, but also dangers that must be avoided.
- Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber – Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber is a tactical RPG originally released for the Nintendo 64 system. The game tells the story of Magnus Gallant, a recently graduated officer of the Palatinean Army who is assigned to the troubled southern region of his native land. With civil war brewing, Magnus is faced with a terrible choice: betray his own noble origins in the name of liberty, or turn a blind eye to the evils of his rotten society.
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Sumo Digital’s Slithery Physics Platformer to Include PlayStation 4 Pro Support
Sheffield, United Kingdom – Independent developer Sumo Digital, the studio behind AAA blockbuster Sonic & All-Stars Racing: Transformed and LittleBigPlanet 3, today announced that Snake Pass, it’s slithery physics platformer, will launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC on March 28th in North America and March 29th across all platforms in Europe. Snake Pass will support PlayStation 4 Pro at launch with enhanced visual features. Snake Pass is a retro-inspired collectathon platformer, where players slither, curl and climb their way through increasingly challenging worlds filled with intricate obstacles and fiendishly mind-bending challenges.
Your king summons you again, knight. Evil forces are ravaging the Nintendo 3DS and Don Ramiro needs your skills to banish them!
Barcelona – Cursed Castilla, the indie platformer developed by Locomalito and Abylight, is on its way to Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Cursed Castilla offers a modern take on the true experience of arcade classics such as Ghosts’n’Goblins: direct, fast-paced, addictive and straightforward entertainment which challenges the player at every stage.