Category: Nintendo Archives | Broken Joysticks

Dec
18

Fortnite Brings Back Popular LTMS With ‘The 14 Days of Fortnite’

14 Days of Fortnite Epic Games will be rotating classic, brand new and fan favorite Limited Time Modes in both the individual and team varieties every 48 and 24 hours respectively from December 19th until Jan 1st. We don’t exactly […]

Dec
07

Check Out The First Hour of Super Smash Bros Ultimate’s World of Light

Today is the release of Super Smash Bros Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch! The last major release from Nintendo for the year crams in every playable character from previous entries of Smash, a roster of new challengers like Simon Belmont (Castlevania), […]

Nov
28

SEGA Does What Nintenwon’t With SEGA Genesis Classics

The rivalry between Nintendo and SEGA that was forged in the crucible of 90s  video game marketing has been so exhaustively covered that there are multiple books about the subject (personally I’m partial to “How Nintendo Conquered America” and “Service […]

Nov
14

New epic Super Smash Bros. Ultimate commercial

Nintrndo of Japan has just released an epic new commercial for the upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. The tv commercial has no speaking so it can be easily used worldwide. The ad shows the wide banner ad for the game […]

Nov
13

HANDS ON: Pokémon Let’s Go

Over the weekend Nintendo of Canada held their annual holiday preview event, which showcases their recently released and upcoming first party titles for the holidays. This year it was all about the Nintendo Switch and their two big titles on […]

Nov
12

Netflix support for Wii to end in 2019

With the YouTube app just being released this week for the Nintendo Switch also comes the news that Netflix service will be ending for the Nintendo Wii in 2019. As first reported on Reddit from a Netflix email, Wii will […]

Nov
12

YouTube finally arrives on Nintendo Switch

After nearly two years, YouTube has arrived on Nintendo Switch. Enjoy entertainment like music videos and shows, plus gaming livestreams, how-tos and much more. For Canadian gamers this is the first video streaming app available for Nintendo’s home console / […]

Nov
12

First trailer drops for Detective Pikachu live action movie…and it looks amazing

It’s here. The trailer for the first-ever live-action Pokémon movie, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu. To be honest this movie dropped off my radar. After the logo reveal a few months ago I didn’t think we’d get a trailer this soon, so […]

Nov
09

November 8th Nintendo Download

SNK 40th ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION – 2018 marks the 40thanniversary of the game studio SNK. To celebrate this milestone, a variety of classic arcade games from SNK’s golden age are coming back together in one anthology on the Nintendo Switch system. SNK 40th […]

Nov
08

Flashy 2.5D Arcade Shooter Asterbreed Now Available On Nintendo Switch

“Another 2D arcade shooter on Nintendo Switch?” you may be asking, hypothetical reader, but wait a second before closing the red X in the corner of your web browser. It’s true that there is no shortage of budget, classic and premium […]

Oct
25

Cities Skylines: Nintendo Switch Edition | Review

The city management genre has long been a favorite of mine – able to consume a vast number of hours with ease. I’m no stranger to Paradox Interactive’s Cities: Skylines series either – having reviewed the base game back in […]

Oct
22

Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix Confirmed for November Release on Nintendo Switch

CIRCLE Entertainment today announced an upcoming November release of Mercenaries Wings: The False Phoenix on the Nintendo Switch eShop, developed by RideonJapan. This follows the early 2018 release of Mercenaries Saga Chronicles on the Switch eShop, and more recently at […]

Oct
22

Dynasty Warriors 8 coming to Nintendo Switch just after the Holidays

Koei Tecmo America announced today that Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends Definitive Edition will be available for the first time digitally on the Nintendo SwitchT on December 27th. Follow the stories of the kingdoms of Wei, Wu, Shu, and Jin […]

Oct
19

The Original Valkyria Chronicles Available On Nintendo Switch

SEGA’s classic mix of Real Time Strategy, Visual Novel Storytelling and watercolor inspired aesthetics – Valkyria Chronicles – is now available digitally on the Nintendo E-Shop for Switch. It’s hard to believe that the original tale of Squad 7 was […]

Oct
18

October 18th Nintendo Download

DARK SOULS: REMASTERED – Re-experience the critically acclaimed, genre-defining game that started it all. In this beautifully remastered game, return to Lordran in stunning detail. DARK SOULS: REMASTERED includes the main game plus the Artorias of the Abyss DLC. The DARK SOULS: REMASTERED game is available Oct. […]