Daily Deals: Mass Effect RC Nomad, Fire Emblem, Rick and Morty Blu-ray

http://oyster.ignimgs.com/wordpress/stg.ign.com/2018/01/ddfireemblemwarriors3ds.jpgWelcome to IGN’s Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. Like me on Facebook and follow me on Twitter to get the latest deals. Fire Emblem Warriors (Nintendo 3DS) for …

Searchable Miiverse Archive Released By Fans

Fans have created an online searchable archive of Miiverse content in the wake of the service shutting down last year. Twitter user Drastic Actions announced the launch of the website, dubbed Archiverse, which boasts nearly 17 terabytes of searchable Miiverse content, including posts, screenshots, drawings, and user profiles. Okay, everyone, I have now launched https://t.co/K3Hy7fLwKp, your guide into the Miiverse …

Nintendo Aiming to Sell 20 Million Switch Consoles Next Year

Nintendo has already sold 10 million Switches, and should hit its target of 14 million units sold within the console’s first year on the market – but it expects to sell far more in the next Japanese fiscal year, aiming for 20 million more. In an interview with Kyoto Shimbun (spotted by WCCF Tech), Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima explained that …

The Best Nintendo Switch Accessories

The Switch is pretty sweet as-is, but like any mobile device it benefits greatly from a few accessories. Here’s our list of the very best. Author:  Source: IGN.com

Ben Heck’s Atari Dragster: Testing the world record

Can the Ben Heck Show team recreate the fabled 5.51 world record with micro-controller hardware? In an effort to find out, the team invites world record holder Todd Rogers into the workshop to help train the simulation. Can Ben’s hardware beat the fastest-ever time? Find out, and let us know what you think over on the element14 Community. Author:  Source: …

Top 5 Switch Games of December 2017

There’s no doubt that 2017 has been a fantastic year for Nintendo. With the new year just around the corner, it’s time to look back and go over some of the best Switch games released this month. There’s no point in dodging the fact that Brawlout bears a striking resemblance to the Super Smash Bros. series. It plays very similarly …

Mario Odyssey: How to Coin Farm for 999 Moons

If you plan on collecting every single thing in Super Mario Odyssey, you’re going to need a lot of coins. And by a lot, we mean 37,189 coins if you don’t use amiibo to get any outfits. It takes 11,900 coins just to get the final Power Moons, and one special outfit costs 9,999 coins alone. Below are great coin …

The Nintendo Switch’s GPU is key to installing unofficial games

Game console manufacturers don’t particularly like hackers, but Nintendo’s relationship with them has always been particularly tenuous. At a recent hacking conference in Germany a team presented their efforts at getting homebrew games on Nintendo’s latest console, the Switch. As spotted by Wololo, bypassing typical safeguards apparently comes down to Nintendo’s use of an off-the-shelf NVIDIA Tegra chip, and the …

Sid Meier’s Civilization VI for iPad Review

It’s been a year of big surprises on small devices. I was already impressed when Bethesda showed us that you could put something as graphically intensive as the new Doom on the diminutive Nintendo Switch, but Aspyr has accomplished something almost as commendable with its wonderful iPad port of Sid Meier’s Civilization VI that makes it worth reconsidering the idea …

Why Collecting 900 Korok Seeds Gets You a Giant Poop

http://oyster.ignimgs.com/wordpress/stg.ign.com/2017/12/DF8vDp7UAAAN13w.jpgOf the many tasks in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, collecting every Korok seed is perhaps the most daunting. Around every corner, at the top of every mountain, behind every pillar, a Korok seed could be waiting, along with a short puzzle or race in order to unlock it. After finally completing the monumental task of collecting …

Nintendo Year in Review 2017

http://oyster.ignimgs.com/wordpress/stg.ign.com/2015/05/Subscribe-to-this-show.pngWeeelcooome to Nintendo Voice Chat, Episode 388 — our big NVC Year in Review for 2017! In this special year-end episode, we reflect back on Nintendo’s year in 2017: the good, the bad, and everything in-between. Please keep in mind; this episode was recorded in advance. But don’t worry, we’ll be back next week with our regularly scheduled programming. As …

The best games of 2017

It had just turned April when we declared that 2017 was a great year for video games. The post-holiday quarter is usually fairly quiet for new releases, but in 2017 it brought us legitimate contenders for game of the year in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Dawn and Persona 5 — and that’s not to …

Switch Sets New Sales Milestones

http://oyster.ignimgs.com/wordpress/stg.ign.com/2017/12/Photofox-6.pngThe Nintendo Switch has officially become the fastest selling home console ever to hit the Japanese market. With over 269,000 units sold this week alone, the Switch has now surpassed the country’s most recent fastest selling consoles first-year sales, the PlayStation 2. With the release of last week’s Media Create data, it was predicted that the Switch would outpace the …

Nintendo Loses Appeal Against Motion Control Patent Case

Nintendo has lost one of its appeals in regards to a motion-sensing accelerometer patent held by iLife. RollingStone reports that the U.S Court of Appeals upheld the decision made by a Texas jury back in August, to award iLife $10 million in damages stating Nintendo infringed on a patent belonging to iLife Technologies with its Wii and Wii U systems. …