Category: Nintendo Archives | Broken Joysticks

Jan
22

Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns arrives February 28th

XSEED Games announced on Friday that the latest iteration in its farming and life simulation series, Story of Seasons: Trio of Towns, will launch in North America for Nintendo 3DS on February 28th, 2017. The game has a suggested retail […]

Jan
19

January 19th Nintendo Download

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King – Uncover the story of the Cursed King as you save the world from a twisted magician in this genre-defining role-playing game. Across the vast world you’ll wage turn-based battles against more […]

Jan
18

Nintendo launching four new Fire Emblem titles, including mobile game next month

Nintendo surprised Fire Emblem fans today via a Nintendo Direct announcement with news of multiple new games. We already knew about the upcoming game for the Nintendo Switch and a hint of a 3DS game from the official website, but […]

Jan
17

Parascientific Escape sequel approved by NOA, set to release soon

Circle Entertainment announced today via social media that the sequel to Parascientific Escape has been approved by Nintendo of America lotcheck, which means that the game could be released very soon. The game is a hybrid visual novel and point […]

Jan
16

Shin Megami Tensei Direct scheduled for Wednesday; games upcoming to Switch and 3DS

One of the surprise announcements during the Nintendo Switch livestream event, Atlus revealed that a new HD title in its long-running hardcore RPG franchise, Shin Megami Tensei will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The new game, which is known […]

Jan
16

GameStop USA Has Already Run Out of Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders

Getting your hands on a Nintendo Switch pre-order might be a little harder in the United States as GameStop USA has announced that they have reserved all units in their first allotment from Ninty. It took them just two days […]

Jan
15

Puyo Puyo Tetris coming to PS4 and Switch this Spring

Two puzzle game juggernauts collide as Tetris, one of the largest-selling and recognized brands in gaming history, and Puyo Puyo from SEGA have combined to create a fun-to-play, fast-paced, competitive party game like no other! The game will be released […]

Jan
14

SnipperClips Would Have Been Perfect To Kick Off The Switch Reveal

SnipperClips is a physics puzzler designed for multiplayer co-operation for the Nintendo Switch. Despite that rather generic sounding description, it seems to be a stylish and charming co-op puzzler with a unique premise – the ability to modify the shape of your […]

Jan
14

Ubisoft’s Steep coming to Nintendo Switch

While it wasn’t a part of the Nintendo Switch presentation, Ubisoft is bringing it’s recently released extreme sports title Steep to the Nintendo Switch. The exact release date is TBD, but the game was released last month on Xbox One, […]

Jan
14

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 coming to Switch in 2017

Nintendo and Mololith Soft announced during the Nintendo Switch presentation that a third game in the Xenoblade Chronicles series is in the works. The game comes after the original Xenoblade Chornicles for the Wii in 2012 and the spiritual sucessor Xenoblade […]

Jan
14

Nintendo Switch is here to fight with ARMS

I’ll admit it. I did have a bit of a huh moment when the trailer started for this game. Nintendo tends to do silly little skits when they introduce a new game or concept, but this one was a bit […]

Jan
14

Super Mario emarks on an Odyssey this Christmas

Nintendo unveilled a new 3D Mario title at their Switch presentation on Thursday night. While the return to the classic 2D side scrolling games (New Super Mario Bros.) and the 2.5D games (Super Mario 3D World) were great, it’s been […]

Jan
13

No Miiverse or StreetPass for Nintendo Switch

If you’ve had a Nintendo 3DS in your pocket for the last several years you’ve gotten used to the idea of StreetPass, as well as Nintendo’s own social network Miiverse for the Wii U and 3DS. Though it looks like […]

Jan
13

Harvest Moon Skytree Village Launches All-New DLC

Natsume has announced today that three new downloadable content packs are headed for Harvest Moon: Skytree Village for the Nintendo 3DS. The new bachelor and bachelorette character packs are set to be released on January 24th, with a Harvest Sprite […]

Jan
13

Splatoon 2 Will Splat Ink All Over The Switch This Summer

Nintendo’s favorite squid kids will be arguing whether they should be Squids Now or Kids Now with the return of ink turf wars this summer for the Nintendo Switch. Revealed during the Nintendo Switch presentation in the typical humorous Splatoon […]