Nightdive Studios Was Apparently “Close” To Reviving GoldenEye 007

Image: Nintendo Life Rare’s iconic first-person shooter GoldenEye 007 was thought to be stuck in licensing hell, but after ongoing rumours and last week’s Nintendo Direct, it was officially announced for the Switch Online N64 service. It’s coming to Xbox Game Pass and Rare Replay with some minor enhancements, too. Sure, it might not be … Read more

Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes Tokyo Game Show Trailer Is Its Best Yet

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Last week, we were a bit swept up in all of that Suikoden news from Konami, weren’t we? However, the series’ spiritual successor also got its own time in the spotlight during the Tokyo Game Show too. Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes got a brand new trailer, and this is … Read more

Fire Emblem Engage Switch File Size Seemingly Revealed

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube At last week’s Nintendo Direct, a new Fire Emblem game was revealed. Fire Emblem Engage had been rumoured for some time and will now be arriving on the Switch early next year on 20th January 2023. If you’re planning on picking up a digital copy of this game, it … Read more

Super Sonic Will Apparently Be Mandatory For Some Bosses In Sonic Frontiers

Image: Sega Sega’s ‘open-zone’ Sonic Frontiers is racing toward its launch on November 8th and we’ve now got a bit more context around boss battles and how Super Sonic will factor into them. In speaking with IGN, Sonic Frontiers director Morio Kishimoto states that Super Sonic will be mandatory in order to defeat certain bosses … Read more

The Metroid Dread Vibes Are Strong In Action-RPG Platformer ‘Trinity Fusion’

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Indie developer Angry Mod Games has announced its upcoming action-RPG platformer Trinity Fusion, currently slated for released on “PC and consoles” in 2023. We’ve not had full confirmation that this includes Switch at the time of writing, but it’s looking highly likely, at least. Featuring high-tech, futuristic environments and … Read more

School Girl Ninja Hack ‘N Slash Samurai Maiden Launches On Switch December 8

Image: D3PUBLISHER Last month, D3 publisher announced it would be bringing the school girl ninja hack ‘n slash Samurai Maiden to the Nintendo Switch this Winter. Now, in line with the Tokyo Game Show, it’s locked-in a release date. The game will be arriving in Japan (physically and digitally) on 1st December and will follow … Read more

Disney’s Upcoming Free-To-Play Switch Racer Reveals A New Playable Character

Goofy will be added after launch by Liam Doolan 4 hours ago Image: Disney / Gameloft Following on from a reveal at Disney’s video game showcase last weekend, Disney Speedstorm has now announced another playable racer on the way. This time round it’s the Mickey Mouse character Goofy and he’ll be joining the race after … Read more

Quake-Powered FPS Wrath: Aeon Of Ruin Launches On Nintendo Switch In 2023

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube One game we’ve been waiting to see show up on the Switch is Wrath: Aeon of Ruin. This retro-inspired first-person shooter powered by the original Quake Engine was first teased for Nintendo’s hybrid system way back in 2019. So, what’s the latest? At Realms Deep 2022, the “dark fantasy … Read more

Ion Fury Follow-Up Phantom Fury Announced For Nintendo Switch

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube At this year’s Realms Deep showcase, Slipgate Ironworks and 3D Realms announced Phantom Fury, a follow-up to Ion Fury. The new game sees the return of Shelly ‘Bombshell’ Harrison but is now set in a full 3D world. It’s described as a “road movie-inspired” first-person shooter and will require … Read more

Where To Pre-Order Fire Emblem Engage On Switch

One of the biggest reveals from the September Nintendo Direct – other than the grand reveal of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, of course – was Fire Emblem Engage. This brand new game in the series is headed to Switch next January and there’s a lovely Divine Edition release on the way … Read more