Posts by Michael Laverty
Breath of the Wild lands a BAFTA for Game Innovation
By Michael Laverty on April 18th, 2018 0
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Breath of the Wild has won a prestigious Game Innovation BAFTA thanks to Nintendo’s approach in reinventing the Zelda series and taking it into a fresh, truly open world...
New “Master Works” scans reveal dark Breath of the Wild concept art
By Michael Laverty on April 18th, 2018 0
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The Japan-exclusive The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild: Master Works, which is packed full of conceptual artwork and other key visuals is now in the public's hands, and...
ASTRO Zelda headset sounds good at PAX East unveiling
By Michael Laverty on April 13th, 2018 0
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ASTRO have partnered with Nintendo, as announced at PAX East 2018, to bring a Zelda branded A40 headset into the world in time for this holiday season. Included with the deal are...
A Zelda Easter Egg was laid in Far Cry 5
By Michael Laverty on April 9th, 2018 0
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Far Cry 5 is the modern game of the moment, but it appears that there is a reference to the original Legend of Zelda all the way from 1987, filling your nostalgia goggles with...
Turn your kitchen into a Hylian bakery with a new Zelda cookie jar and rolling pin
By Michael Laverty on March 29th, 2018 0
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If you like Zelda and you like making cookies, you can now purchase a cookie jar based on the famous Hero’s Shield from The Wind Waker. The ceramic cookie jar sits at roughly...
Super Mario 64 links into Ocarina of Time (Fan-mod)
By Michael Laverty on March 28th, 2018 0
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64-bit Mario strutted his stuff to the amazement of fans back when the N64 launched with Super Mario 64 in the 90’s. Fast forward to 2017, and you can even find the same...
Nintendo’s E3 2018 website has now launched
By Michael Laverty on March 23rd, 2018 0
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E3 is a mere 72 days away, and ahead of the event, Nintendo have launched their exciting 2018 E3 website. On the website, you can subscribe to updates on everything Nintendo at...
Nintendo Kiosk Ambassadors required in Calgary, Alberta, Canada
By Michael Laverty on March 23rd, 2018 0
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Nintendo is looking for two part-time Kiosk Ambassadors in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on a contract basis. They require the Kiosk Ambassadors to maintain a positive Nintendo...
What the dock?! GameCube converted into a classy dock for Switch
By Michael Laverty on March 23rd, 2018 0
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The world is having a hard time letting the famous purple cube go, even approximately 16 years after it birthed itself into the world. Is nostalgia playing on your mind? Are you...
Nintendo secures an AMD Excellence Award after a phenomenal year for Switch
By Michael Laverty on March 17th, 2018 0
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From the ashes of Wii U, Nintendo has had a resurrection many would have doubted before the Switch entered the gaming realm. At the 23rd Association of Media in Digital (AMD)...
Snag a New 3DS XL bundle with Super Smash Bros. and Ocarina of Time for $180 at Costco
By Michael Laverty on March 17th, 2018 0
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While Nintendo Switch is taking over the world, the humble 3DS family should not be overlooked if you are after a high quality library and variety of fantastic Nintendo games. If...
Realm of Memories: The breathtaking wild
By Michael Laverty on March 8th, 2018 0
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[Celebration of the Wild is a month long celebration of the anniversary of this beloved game. All month long we will be picking our favorite songs, fan works, places, memories,...
MyNintendo Gold Points can now be used in the Switch eShop
By Michael Laverty on March 6th, 2018 0
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Nintendo has announced that those pesky Gold Points you have been jarring up so securely can now be put towards digital purchases on the Nintendo Switch eShop. Furthermore, your...
Check out Eiji Aonuma’s sketch shared by Nintendo of America
By Michael Laverty on March 3rd, 2018 0
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Nintendo of America have tweeted a cool, quick sketch from renowned Zelda producer, Eiji Aonuma. The sketch displays the talent Anouma has at his disposal, and a bit of the sense...
Nintendo vouches for gaming equality between AAA and Indie games
By Michael Laverty on February 26th, 2018 0
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A huge complaint commonly shared between Wii U owners was the drought between games. Nintendo set out early to eradicate this problem for the Switch, and part of that strategy...