Super Mario Odyssey gets a release date – and it’s earlier than you think

Nintendo’s briefing at video-games show E3 has finally revealed a release date for the next flagship Mario game – Super Mario Odyssey – and provided a first look at how the much-anticipated Switch title actually plays. After early suggestions of a ‘holiday’ (read: Christmas) release, the increasingly bonkers-looking Mario adventure will be in our hands […]

Aha! Another core Pokémon RPG is in development for the Switch after all

Nintendo revealed during today’s pre-recorded E3 presentation that Game Freak, the developer responsible for core-series Pokémon games, is making a Pokémon RPG for Nintendo Switch. The announcement was bare-bones; we know it’s happening, but other than that, Nintendo declined to say anything about the project. The news doesn’t come as a huge surprise. Leaks to […]

Resident Evil’s Milla Jovovich almost quit before the first film because of Michelle Rodriguez’s character

The Resident Evil movie franchise has successfully spawned a total of six movies, but it all could have been very, very different. Milla Jovovich, who plays the lead hero Alice, came close to pulling out of the first movie because she was unsatisfied with some significant script changes – all revolving around Michelle Rodriguez’s character. […]

Nintendo finally reveals how much its online service will cost – but it’s free until 2018 at least

Nintendo has revealed more details of its premium online service for its Switch games console at last – and pushed its launch back to 2018 in the process. ‘Nintendo Switch Online’ was originally scheduled to roll out this autumn, but will now debut at some point next year, putting access to most of the Switch’s […]