REVIEW – ARMS

Nintendo has platforming down, they have adventure RPGs down, and they have 2D fighting down, they even have third person shooters down. In comes ARMS, Nintendo’s latest new IP to take on the 3D fighter genre. Think Tekken cross between Stretch Armstrong, with that little added extra Nintendo flair, and you get ARMS.

Set in the not-so-distant future, fighters with extendable arms compete in boxing matches with an extra twist, to claim victorious in the ARMS Grand Pix. Will ARMS stretch its way to victory, or is it just a tangled mess? Find out in our review, after the break!

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By | 2017-06-19T16:13:50+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Nintendo, Nintendo Switch, Review|0 Comments

Our Nintendo Switch Hands On Experience

Last month, I had the pleasure of travelling up to London to try out the upcoming Nintendo Switch. The upcoming console’s main selling point is the ability to play any game, anywhere, anytime.

Check out our experience and our initial thoughts after the break!

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By | 2017-02-11T02:59:47+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Nintendo, Nintendo Switch, Preview|2 Comments

Nintendo Switch – Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Portable) Gameplay

I went full throttle in an local 8-player race in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, for Nintendo Switch. The performance in portable mode was as smooth as butter!

Check out the gameplay below.

By | 2017-01-15T10:44:32+00:00 January 15th, 2017|Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, Nintendo, Nintendo Switch|0 Comments

The Return of Game Days!

Those of you who have been on the forums since the beginning of 3DS Buzz may remember a special event we would hold from time to time called 3DS Buzz Game Days. Well, I have some exciting news, Game Days is making a return next week!

For those not in the know, Game Days are organised days where the community plays a bunch of games online together. Anyone is able to participate at any time during the session, and it isn’t anything competitive, it’s just so that we are all able to have a bit of fun without worrying about ranks and whatnot. It’s also perfect for those who are a bit nervous about playing online, I still find it daunting with some titles, especially in games like Super Smash Bros., which I am horrible at against competent opponents.

Find out more after the break!

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By | 2016-08-18T15:57:05+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|3DS, Nintendo, NintyBuzz, NintyBuzz Game Days, Wii U|4 Comments

Weekend NintyBeats — Super Iconic Entertainment Castle

The music of Nintendo games make them truly remarkable and memorable. To show our love of the music, every Friday we share a selection of tracks from various Nintendo titles, new and old.

Three of the catchiest pieces in video game history feature in this week’s NintyBeats, from Nintendo’s “Entertainment System” days.

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By | 2016-01-15T23:49:09+00:00 January 15th, 2016|Features, Weekend NintyBeats|0 Comments

NintyTalk – Buzzing Revival

Well, we have worked hard (mostly) over the weekend for this and we are now ready to reveal… well, what we have been working on, obviously!

Anywho, we are happy to announce NintyTalk! NintyTalk is a brand new feature in which we will have a spontaneous discussion on recent Nintendo and other gaming news. As this is still very early days, so we may be a bit rusty (heck, we’re very rusty) but hopefully, the more we do, the more we should improve.

Now, in this instalment of NintyTalk, we’ll be discussing the NintyBuzz revival, Xenoblade X Mini-Direct, Smash Bros. DLC, Mario Kart DLC, Zelda Wii U Delay and Project Ukulele!

Please tell us what you think of this episode and how we could improve. See you next time!

GIVEAWAY – Boxing Day Amiibos

Good day NintyBuzz readers, did you have a good Christmas? We sure did, but we just don’t want to say farewell to the holiday quite yet. That is why we are hosting a special giveaway to treat a couple of you readers to a free Amiibo figure!

We have two Amiibo figures to giveaway and entering to win these couldn’t be easier, check out how after the break!

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By | 2014-12-26T13:29:54+00:00 December 26th, 2014|3DS, Amiibo, Nintendo, Wii U, WIN!|13 Comments
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