Just announced at Gamescom 2017, a new candy-themed clown fighter named “Lola Pop” will join the cast of ARMS with the upcoming version 3 update in September!
So, you want to be the Nintendo World Champion of 2017? First off, you’d better be from the United States or Canadian, and that doesn’t count Quebec. So much for “World” Championships, I suppose. Second of all, you’d better be good at Mario Kart 7, because that’s the game you have to be good at to get in; nothing…
Over the past few months, an official Nintendo account has been sharing tidbits of ARMS lore on Twitter. @ARMS_Cobutter is the account of the fictional announcer in the ARMS League named “Cobutter” in Japanese (otherwise known as Biff in the Western version of the game). I’ve been following Cobutter’s account and…
I bit the bullet mid-April and got Nintendo’s newest game system. Two months in, forget the advertisements; let us review the actual ways it has been used in (my) day-to-day life.
If Splatoon taught us anything back in 2015 (I know, not even that long ago!) it’s that Nintendo knows how bring a new IP to the table. This time they’ve decided to take on the fighting-games genre with a very Nintendo twist. Or coil. Or Spring...
As I’ve written about before, ARMS had its work cut out to win me over. But, by golly, did those two Nintendo Directs do it! It was with great anticipation that I waited to get into the action myself for the ARMS Testpunch.
When ARMS was first revealed at the Switch event in January, I could not have cared about it less. We had awesome trailers for Zelda, Mario, Splatoon, and even Xenoblade Chronicles, and all of this excitement surrounding these well-known franchises, not to mention just the Switch itself, drowned ARMS in a pool of…
Having played some ARMS over the weekend (and probably watching way too many Jimpressions, too,) I decided that I would have a crack at doing an initial impressions video of the Global Testpunch.
seen ARMS a couple of times and I’m stoked for this game. It’s no Splatoon in
my eyes, but still looks like a real Nintendo game. Fun, flashy, colourful and
full of character. But something came to me when looking at the latest Nintendo
Direct, I think I can deduce how this game came about in it’s entirety.
Hello again! If you read my previous post, you saw that I ended it with a promise to go into detail about my thoughts regarding a certain upcoming Nintendo console. After standing in line for about an hour, I tried the Nintendo Switch at PAX South this past weekend, and here’s what I thought of the whole experience:
Hey all, Sylverstone here!
Welcome to a new year and new Hot Takes! We’re starting it of with a bang, or with a click (a snap?) as we take in an intense hour of the Nintendo Switch press event. I’ll break down my thoughts on everything revealed at the presentation, as well as some of the trailers and gameplay from the Nintendo Treehouse event…