What is Nintendo Planning with Labo? – Nintendo Voice Chat Ep. 391

Weeelcooome to Nintendo Voice Chat, Episode 391 — now featuring cardboard! This week, Filip, Peer, Brian, and Zach sit down to discuss the newly announced Nintendo Labo. Also, Lily chimes in for the second half of the show, as the panel shares their thoughts about Darkest Dungeon, InnerSpace, and more! As always, you can watch NVC here on IGN and on our YouTube channel (subscribe and …

UK Daily Deals: Preorder Nintendo Labo Kits from £60, Customization Set for £9

  Want IGN UK Deals in your social feeds? Like us on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for the most up-to-date bargains. Preorder Nintendo Labo ToyCon for £70 Nintendo have recently revealed Nintendo Labo, a new line of build-it-yourself experiences that will be compatible with Nintendo Switch and will launch on 27th April, 2018. Read more here and preorder your kit from …

Opinion: Nintendo Labo Is the Switch’s Ace in the Hole

My reaction as I watched the reveal of Nintendo’s latest (literal) out-of-the-box idea, Nintendo Labo, was as follows: “What the f…?” “No way.” “THAT’S AMAZING!” I suspect I’m not alone in that, particularly among parents, and it’s probably exactly what Nintendo was hoping for. And while I haven’t yet physically tried Labo, on paper (pardon the pun) it’s an incredible …

The Best Gaming Gear of CES 2018

CES isn’t exactly a gaming show typically, but a lot of companies still want to show off their wares to get ahead of the E3 onslaught. CES 2018 brought us some interesting announcements in the way of gaming gadgets and accessories, and we found a few tantalizing items that made us a bit too excited as CES 2018 came to a …

Final Fantasy XIV: Rise of a New Sun Update Release Date Announced

Final Fantasy XIV patch 4.2, Rise of a New Sun, will be launched on January 30. The patch will allow players to tackle the next arc in the Omega raid series, a new trial featuring the first of the legendary Four Lords, and two new dungeons. You can watch the new trailer below, and details are available on the Final Fantasy …

Detective Pikachu Movie Adds Ken Watanabe to Cast

Ken Watanabe has joined the cast of the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie. The Hollywood Reporter revealed Watanabe will star in the Pokemon spin-off being directed by Goosebumps and Shark Tale alum Rob Letterman. Watanabe’s character is named Detective Yoshida, and will star alongside Ryan Reynold’s Detective Pikachu, whose role is set to involve some form of motion capture. The script has …

The Morning After: Thursday, January 18th 2018

The next big Nintendo gaming accessory? Cardboard. The games maker unveiled Labo, a DIY add-on system for kids to fold and stick together peripherals from cardboard — proving once again that Nintendo is the good kind of crazy. Elsewhere we’ve got iPhone bugs, more cool cars I can’t afford and unlimited data on Google’s Project Fi. Author:  Source: Engadget

Nintendo Labo: Overpriced or innovative?

Weird Nintendo is often the best Nintendo, or so it is said. After all, two of its biggest successes (the Wii and the Switch) are far from ordinary consoles. Now, with a year of huge Switch sales behind it, Nintendo is getting even weirder with Labo — cardboard accessories that kids can built themselves and use to immerse themselves in …

Nintendo Labo Preorder and Purchasing Guide

Nintendo surprised and delighted us this week with Nintendo Labo, its build-it-yourself cardboard kits that are part game, part engineering, and pure Nintendo weirdness… but in a good way. Nintendo Labo was announced on January 17, and shows Nintendo is reaching back to its toy-making days and bringing them to the modern era by way of the Nintendo Switch. Somehow Nintendo …

Nintendo Switch Sold 1.5 Million Units in the US Last Month

Nintendo celebrated the holiday season by coming in with the top sales numbers for the month of December. According to Nintendo, reporting numbers from analysts The NPD Group, Nintendo Switch moved 1.5 million units in the month of December, making it the top-selling console in the United States once again. At the beginning of the month, Nintendo announced the Switch …

Nintendo Keeps Thinking Outside the Box

Welcome back to Game Scoop!, IGN’s weekly video game talk show. This week we’re discussing Nintendo Labo, Final Fantasy 15: Royal Edition, a new Alien game, and more. Watch the video above or download the podcast below. Download Game Scoop! Episode 467 Or subscribe in iTunes and never miss an episode. Subscribe to the Game Scoop! YouTube channel and never …

Mass Effect, Final Fantasy? Celebs’ Favorite RPGs

Welcome back to Best. Game. Ever., our series where we ask entertainers, athletes, comedians, and creators to weigh in on their favorite video games of all time. From Mario to Master Chief, 8-bit to 4K, we’re celebrating the best games ever, and in the season finale, we’re taking a look at the best RPGs. In Episode 5, Malik Forté, OMGitsfirefoxx, all your favorite creators from Smosh …

The Top 25 Movie Anniversaries in 2018

They say that those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it, but maybe it also works the other way around. That’s probably part of why we like nostalgia so much. We get to look to our past for all the things we did right, to honor them and also to do everything we can to get it right …

Nintendo Labo Lets You Make Cardboard Attachments for Switch

Nintendo has revealed Nintendo Labo, a new line of build-it-yourself experiences that will be compatible with Nintendo Switch and will launch on April 20 in North America and April 27 in Europe. Starting with cardboard kits, players will be able to build creations that can then be connected to Switch and interact with specific software. According to Nintendo, Labo kits …

‘Night in the Woods’ makes the leap to Nintendo Switch February 1st

Quirky adventure game Night in the Woods is a finalist for three awards in the upcoming Independent Games Festival: the Seumas McNally grand prize, visual art and narrative categories. Now it’s coming to Nintendo’s Switch console this February 1st, a year after its initial release on Mac, Windows, Linux and PlayStation 4. The title is slated for a mobile release …