Nintendo Switch Unboxing and Preview

Nintendo Switch Unboxing and Preview

This week we were lucky enough to get our hands on our very own Nintendo Switch. Our big thanks go out to Nintendo UK for sending us one this early. You can check out our unboxing video below, as well as some photos of the kit. There are more over on our Facebook page. And … Continue reading

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NS Review – Fire Emblem: Heroes (mobile)

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After the arguable negativity of my previous article, I thought I would follow with this little number. Let’s be clear, right here and now, I love Fire Emblem: Heroes. I must admit that I have not been a fan of Nintendo’s mobile output until now. Miitomo suffered greatly from just not being quite enough to … Continue reading

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NintenRant VI: The Nintendo Switch

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THOUGHTS CONTAINED IN THIS ARTICLE ARE MY OWN AND DO NOT REFLECT THOSE OF NINTENDO SCENE OR ITS OTHER WRITERS. Okay, I’ve been storing vitriol on this issue for a while. But, every time I’ve reached a “right, that’s it!” moment and considered putting hand to keyboard about it, something has come about to dissipate … Continue reading

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Hands-On: Impressions of Nintendo Switch – Part Two

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After Part One, in which Conor and myself gave our opinions on the hands-on Nintendo Switch Premiere event in London (which you can read here), today we hear from another couple of our staff who attended. What did they think of the Switch, it’s games and its potential future as Nintendo’s next big hardware release … Continue reading

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Hands-On: Impressions of Nintendo Switch – Part One

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After the (very early) presentation for Nintendo Switch, several of us had the immense privilege of attending a hands-on with the new console in London hosted by Nintendo UK. After a painfully early coach we were on our way to Hammersmith, but what did we think of our time with Nintendo’s next bit of kit? … Continue reading

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NS Review – Shantae: Half Genie Hero

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It’s been a strong couple of years for Shantae since the release of Pirate’s Curse in 2014: she was one of the front runners in the Super Smash Bros 4 ballot; indie-party game Runbow introduced her as a DLC character in October 2016; Pirate’s Curse and Risky’s Revenge received a limited physical release; as of this year they’re both available on almost all … Continue reading

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Nintendo Switch Presentation: Nintendo Scene’s Hopes and Predictions

Nintendo Switch Hopes and Predictions

This is it folks; in just a few hours the big Nintendo Switch presentation will be here. And what a treat it promises to be. Live from Japan in the early hours of tomorrow morning, or later tonight, depending where in the world you reside, fans are looking forward to seeing more details about Nintendo’s … Continue reading

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Nintendo Scene’s Amiibo of the Year 2016

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As something of a more fun piece, and a slightly more different take of the typical GOTY articles, welcome to Nintendo Scene’s Amiibo of the Year! There’s been a lot of new Amiibo released this year, with a new wave of Smash Bros figures and new ranges introduced such as the Legend of Zelda: 30th … Continue reading

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Nintendo Scene’s Indie Game of the Year 2016

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Among the sporadic triple-A releases throughout the year, there have been some real gems in the Indie market on the Wii U. The award was a tight two-horse race, and both are highly recommended. It released at the end of December, but Shantae: Half-Genie Hero arrived just in time to achieve my Indie game of … Continue reading

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Nintendo Scene’s Wii U & 3DS Games of the Year 2016

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With the year finally at a close we at Nintendo Scene are looking back at some of our favorite releases from the Big N- here are our Wii U and 3DS Games of the Year for 2016. Wii U Conor: It’s been an average year for first and second-party Nintendo games, with nothing on the … Continue reading

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