Random: Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Glitch Lets You Skip School (And The Story)

Image: The Pokémon Company There have been a lot of glitches in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet which have taken us by surprise over the games’ first few days in the wild. But apart from ruining selfies, increasing sprint speeds and granting long jump abilities, we hadn’t seen one that actually bypasses the games’ story… until… Continue reading Random: Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Glitch Lets You Skip School (And The Story)

Stop Paying Full Price for Video Games

Photo: Shuang Li (Shutterstock) It’s November, which means it is once again Black Friday season (the Friday after Thanksgiving now somehow lasting an entire month), and retailers across the internet—and the brick-and-mortar chains that remain—are dropping deals. Traditionally, this is the best/worst time to be a video game fan. The best, because tons of A-level… Continue reading Stop Paying Full Price for Video Games

Mario Kart 8 DLC Adds One Of The Series’ All-Time Best Tracks

Image: Nintendo Just in time for the holidays, perennial best-seller Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is getting upgraded again with its latest batch of DLC tracks. Booster Course Pass Wave 3 goes live on December 7, and will add the golden autumn Maple Treeway track from Mario Kart Wii in addition to original tracks from the… Continue reading Mario Kart 8 DLC Adds One Of The Series’ All-Time Best Tracks

Pokémon’s ‘awful’ 1000th monster has not gone down well with fans

It finally happened. After 26 long years and countless new monsters, Pokémon has finally exceeded 1000 unique creatures. That’s right, kids: As of the recently released Pokémon Scarlet and Violetthere are 1008 monsters to catch, train, and battle with. While some would argue that’s far too many, I would disagree, wait, I’d agree. 1000 is… Continue reading Pokémon’s ‘awful’ 1000th monster has not gone down well with fans

UK Charts: Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Enjoy The Second Biggest Franchise Launch Of All Time

Image: Nintendo The latest boxed charts data is in and, as expected, it’s a big win for the recently released Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, with both entries coming in at number one and two. In terms of which of the two proved more popular, it seems most opted for Violet and its Legendary Pokémon Miraidon,… Continue reading UK Charts: Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Enjoy The Second Biggest Franchise Launch Of All Time

Scarlet/Violet’s 1,000th Pokémon Looks Like A Crypto Mascot

The mad lads at GameFreak have done it again. Pokémon Scarlett spirit Violet push the series’ overall Pokédex into four figures, and the special 1,000th Pokémon turns out to be a gold coin surfing freak with a fanny pack called Gholdengo. Is it going to sell me crypto? Ice it manner of crypto?? I can’t… Continue reading Scarlet/Violet’s 1,000th Pokémon Looks Like A Crypto Mascot

Nintendo Switch Online Update May Be Good News for GameCube Fans

A new Nintendo Switch Online update out of Nintendo may be good news for Switch, Switch Lite, and Switch OLED users hoping to play more GameCube games on the system. After previously only offering NES and SNES games, Nintendo semi-recently expanded the Switch Online library with the “Expansion Pack,” a more expensive tier that added… Continue reading Nintendo Switch Online Update May Be Good News for GameCube Fans

Tears of the Kingdom Update Has Nintendo Fans Excited

A new update pertaining to The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom — the Nintendo Switch sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild — has Nintendo fans excited across Switch, Switch Lite, and Switch OLED. The update doesn’t come the way of Nintendo itself, but the game rating board in Korea,… Continue reading Tears of the Kingdom Update Has Nintendo Fans Excited

PS5, Switch And Xbox Series X/S

Image: Nintendo It’s that time of year again. The pumpkins have all been smashed, the peppermint is in the mocha, and all Mariah Carey wants for Christmas is you (and her big fat royalty check from Columbia Records). The holiday pre-season is officially upon uswith deals and discounts on a ton of games, consoles, and… Continue reading PS5, Switch And Xbox Series X/S

After 10 Years I Finally Got A Wii U, Here’s What I Thought

used properly, Nintendo was really onto something with this tech The fact that so many console exclusives now find themselves on the Switch is a credit to the quality of the games. What if Breath of the Wild had only come out on Wii U? Would it still be a fantastic game? Heck yeah! Would… Continue reading After 10 Years I Finally Got A Wii U, Here’s What I Thought