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I, Zombie

I, Zombie Coming to the Switch on March 8

Another indie title is making the switch (boo) to Nintendo’s latest console. I, Zombie is coming to the Switch on March 8. The developer, Awesome Games Studio, previously released their game on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.

DICE Awards

Nintendo Wins 9 Awards at the DICE Awards

While Nintendo already won award after award for games like Super Mario Odyssey and Breath of the Wild, the awards just keep coming. Last night, the company racked in nine awards at the DICE Awards, including Game of the Year. In fact, the GotY winner, Breath of the Wild, won three other awards as well. Nintendo won so many awards, the same Nintendo representative who accepted the awards became the star of the show.

Farming Simulator

Review: Farming Simulator – The Title Says It All

Hey, you. Yeah, you. Do ya like makin’ money off growin’ crops? Does the sound of a tractor engine remind ya of home?  Do ya have a profile on farmersonly.com but don’t own a farm? Are you a country boy or gal stuck in the big city? Do you wish you could simulate farming life whenever wherever? Have I got a game for you.

There are no cutting corners in Farming Simulator; it’s a simulation through and through. You won’t find neighbors to befriend or mysterious caves to explore. Just your land, crops, tractor, and you. You better like almost every aspect of modern-day farming; otherwise, you’ll be dragging your feet in the mud. At the same time, that’s what makes Farming Simulator brilliant.

New Game Plus

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 New Game Plus Delayed to March 2

Monolith Soft is delaying the next major update for Xenoblade Chronicles 2. Because of some bugs, update 1.3.0 and New Game Plus is now releasing on March 2. 

de Blob

de Blob Announced for Switch, Coming Later This Year

THQ Nordic announced today that de Blob is making its way to the Switch. According to the publisher, this will be a remaster of the original Wii game from 2008. However, they didn’t announce a release date beyond the window of later this year.

A Hat in Time

A Hat in Time Not Coming to Switch, According to Developer

Last year brought the release of a few new 3D platformers like Yooka-Laylee and Super Mario Odyssey. However, one popular title never made it to a Nintendo console, and it looks like it won’t anytime soon. Developers Gears for Breakfast confirmed on twitter that A Hat in Time will not be coming to the Nintendo Switch.

Zelda Uno

Zelda Uno Cards Coming to North America on Feb. 15

Zelda is taking another step outside the field of video games, this time with a famous card game. GameStop is listing The Legend of Zelda Uno version for release this Feb. 15. Walmart also has a listing, which implies more stores will sell the game; however, their website currently lists the item as soldout.

Lone Wolf

Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf Announced for Switch

Forge Reply announced they are bringing Joe Dever’s Lone Wolf to the Nintendo Switch. Explore a fantasy world where every choice leads to a new adventure. The indie role-playing game will release on Feb. 16. 

Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo Switch Online Announced for September Release

Despite delaying it last year, Nintendo announced they’ll release the Nintendo Switch Online service this Sept. During their financial results briefing, they confirmed their service will be available this year as planned. The Nintendo Switch Online service will cost $20-per-year in order to play Switch games online.

New Game+

Xenoblade 2 New Game+, Version 1.3.0 Out Mid-February

Nintendo announced on the its website that Xenoblade Chronicles 2 version 1.3.0 will be out in mid-February. The free update will include New Game+; although, we still don’t know all the details behind the new mode.