Posts by Michael Laverty
Next Zelda direction and new ideas already being talked about
By Michael Laverty on December 16th, 2017 8
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When you raise the bar of a franchise as highly rated as Zelda to a new, seemingly insurmountable height such as that of Breath of the Wild, which is arguably the greatest game of...
Fan favourite Breath of the Wild #ZeldaMoments shared by Nintendo
By Michael Laverty on December 16th, 2017 0
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As of October 2017, some 4.7 million people purchased Breath of the Wild, yet every single person played the game in totally different way thanks to their own unique approaches...
Breath of the Wild gameplay improved through Wii U update
By Michael Laverty on December 16th, 2017 0
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While it might seem like Switch owners are getting all the Tips of the Wild (and they are), it seems that the Wii U version of Breath of the Wild hasn’t been forgotten about...
Deku-rate your Christmas tree with rupees this Holiday season
By Michael Laverty on December 10th, 2017 0
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Add a touch of Hyrulian glamour to your Christmas tree this year with a set of 10 rupee lights which consist of a mix of 4 green, 3 red and 3 blue. While it is advised you...
1080p Twilight Princess set to release in China on Nvidia Shield
By Michael Laverty on December 10th, 2017 0
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Nintendo are set to launch a selection of their star titles from the GameCube and Wii era to the Chinese market on the Nvidia Shield in 1080p. The tablet, which has an Android...
Let your imagination go wild before you snap up a Switch
By Michael Laverty on December 2nd, 2017 0
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In the unlikely event that you require further persuasion to nab yourself a Switch prior to the festivities, Nintendo have released a really cool advertisement showing off their...
Maximise portability – A 3D printed Joy-Con Grip to store your games
By Michael Laverty on December 2nd, 2017 0
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A 3D printed Joy-Con Grip that stores up to 4 of your beloved Switch games in a versatile solution for bringing your physical games with you on the go has been created. It has...
Nintendo’s general manager discusses the “magic” of the company
By Michael Laverty on November 30th, 2017 1
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Wirtschaftsforum recently interviewed Dr. Bernd Fakesch, general manager at D-A-CH Nintendo (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), in which the “magic of Nintendo” was...
Aonuma and Breath of the Wild dev team respond to Game of the Year award
By Michael Laverty on November 21st, 2017 1
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On the back of the deserved accolade of ‘Ultimate Game of the Year’ award for the glorious Breath of the Wild, Eiji Anouma, Satoru Takizawa, Takuhiro Dohta and Hajime Wakai on...
Switch production planned to increase to 25-30 million units next year
By Michael Laverty on November 17th, 2017 0
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The Switch has only been with us since March, a mere 8 months thus far, yet sales have been that impressive that Nintendo have decided to ramp up production of the popular hybrid...
This real horse comes running at the sound of Epona’s Song
By Michael Laverty on November 16th, 2017 1
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While we might be used to abusing sound to summon Epona in games such as Ocarina of Time, Majora’s Mask, and Twilight Princess for approximately twenty years now, it appears...
Nintendo is lauded with an array of nominations for The Game Awards 2017
By Michael Laverty on November 16th, 2017 1
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Nintendo has cemented its position in the running for numerous categories for this year’s Game Awards in what has been an incredibly successful year; with top titles including...
Helpful fan made Amiibo chart version 13.0 created
By Michael Laverty on November 10th, 2017 0
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Struggling to keep track of what Amiibo does what in which game? ‘MoldyClay64’ has devised this incredible chart which documents the usability of Amiibo and the corresponding...
Nintendo provides a lengthened release overview with a handy updated infographic
By Michael Laverty on November 10th, 2017 0
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Just when we thought we had our wallets almost closed after the launches of the Switch, Breath of the Wild, and Super Mario Odyssey this year, Nintendo has recently provided a...
Mario ‘Triforces’ his way onto Breath of the Wild via a not so ‘Cappy’ mod
By Michael Laverty on November 10th, 2017 0
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Mario and Cappy came all the way over to Hyrule in this interesting mod for Breath of the Wild. In the footage, Mario uses Cappy as a boomerang, kicks open treasure chests, and...