Posts by Lachlan Bruce
The Legend of Zelda Concert 2018 to get a CD and blu-ray release next year
By Lachlan Bruce on December 6th, 2018 0
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This last concert, set in Tokyo, will be streamed on YouTube as well, though there is a fee and is only for Japanese residents. Thankfully, those of us that cannot make the trip...
8BitDo adapter allows for wireless play with old GameCube controllers on Switch
By Lachlan Bruce on November 8th, 2018 0
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Smash fans rejoice, as 8BitDo have been busy making a wireless receiver compatible with your old wired GameCube controllers. The GBros. Wireless Adapter connects to your Nintendo...
A eulogy for the Wii U Facebook page closing on Friday
By Lachlan Bruce on November 8th, 2018 0
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Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to mourn the closing down of the Wii U Facebook page, and thus another chapter of the Wii U story has come to pass. I remember the page...
Sakurai confirms that Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC characters have been finalized
By Lachlan Bruce on November 8th, 2018 0
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If you were hoping to bug Nintendo and Sakurai with a campaign to get your favorite character into Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, then you are too late. According to a tweet from...
Twinfinite compiles list of five Zelda-like games to look out for
By Lachlan Bruce on October 12th, 2018 0
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For those of you wanting to get their Zelda fix and just can't wait for a new game to release, there are a few Zelda-like games coming up that you should keep an eye on. Irwyn...
Reggie claims Switch voice chat requires a phone because Nintendo “does things differently”
By Lachlan Bruce on October 5th, 2018 0
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If Fortnite gave you hope that the Nintendo Switch would allow voice chat via the headphone jack like any other device, think again. Nintendo of America boss Reggie Fils-Aimé...
A new version of the Nintendo Switch could see a 2019 release
By Lachlan Bruce on October 5th, 2018 0
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A new and possibly improved version of the Nintendo Switch could be hitting store shelves in the latter half of 2019, if a report by The Wall Street Journal is to be...
Akira Himekawa’s fifth volume of the Twilight Princess manga now up for preorder
By Lachlan Bruce on September 30th, 2018 0
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Akira Himekawa's excellent Twilight Princess manga will be seeing the English translation of volume five soon. You can currently preorder the latest edition from Amazon, with the...
Philips responds to interest in a CD-i Classic
By Lachlan Bruce on September 30th, 2018 0
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Philips has responded to fans of their CD-i system, who wish to see a classic version much like Nintendo and Sony's retro collection consoles. To my surprise, it wasn't a flat-out...
Give your Famicom Classic Mini a friend with this Famicom Disk System replica box
By Lachlan Bruce on September 30th, 2018 0
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If you are the owner of the Japan-only Famicom Classic Mini and wished it had a mini Famicom Disk System under it, then Columbus Circle has you covered. They have released a box...
Modders add more titles to the Switch’s slate of classic NES games
By Lachlan Bruce on September 20th, 2018 0
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It didn't take people long to start adding their own NES titles to the Nintendo Switch's original slate of games. In under 24 hours, modders had already got other NES classics...
Nintendo releases bundles of news: New Switch and 3DS bundles coming soon
By Lachlan Bruce on August 31st, 2018 0
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Get your wrapping paper ready, as Nintendo is releasing a bunch of new bundles for 3DS systems and Switch games this holiday season. On the 3DS front, September 28 will see the...
These Link and Zelda hand puppets are way more adorable than Puppet Ganon
By Lachlan Bruce on August 9th, 2018 0
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Some new Nintendo merchandise is on the way from Hashtag Collectables, with six new puppets planned for release. These puppets are based on both the Mario and Zelda...
Disturbing truths about A Link to the Past: Link’s ignored sins
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By Lachlan Bruce on July 30th, 2018 0
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Like many people, A Link to the Past is among my favorite Zelda titles of all time. It is a timeless classic, one that perfected the classic top-down style of the original and...
HORI’s D-pad Joy-Con controller will feast on your Switch’s battery life
By Lachlan Bruce on July 27th, 2018 0
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Some of you may remember that HORI had announced that it was releasing a left Joy-Con controller with a traditional D-pad some months ago. The controller, which can only be used...