Fall Guys is on Switch today!

Fall Guys is on Switch today!

Back in May, we got the news that Fall Guys was becoming a Free To Play game and best of all it was coming to pretty much all platforms including the Nintendo Switch. I loved Fall Guys and was an avid player (on PlayStation) but am very much looking forward to jumping...

May 22 Indie World Showcase Recap

May 22 Indie World Showcase Recap

2022's first Indie World Showcase highlighted a series of great Indie titles coming to the Switch. Despite the fun lineup - many will no doubt be sad that several of the 'hoped-for titles' (like Silksong and Sports Story) were conspicuously missing. That being said...

April 2022 Nintendo Switch New Releases

April 2022 Nintendo Switch New Releases

Hey hey it's April 2022 everyone! And while March ended with the news that The Legend Of Zelda Breath of Wild Sequel will be delayed into 2023, April at least promises some big releases to hold us over. Yep, as usual, it is time to look ahead to what new games will be...

Zelda BOTW sequel delayed to 2023

Zelda BOTW sequel delayed to 2023

Just minutes ago, a video posted on Nintendo's official social accounts featuring The Legend of Zelda series producer, Eiji Aonuma announced that The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild (as yet unnamed) sequel has been delayed to Spring (Northern Hemisphere) of 2023....

TNG Chocobo GP stream this Saturday

TNG Chocobo GP stream this Saturday

Last week, we broke the news that The Nintendo Gamer has become the official Media, News and Streaming partner for the local Nintendo Distributor Team. Last Saturday we held our inaugural stream and probably quite fittingly, we held a Mario Kart 8 Deluxe with two...

Local Switches get a price cut

Local Switches get a price cut

If you've been looking for a Switch - today may be a good day to visit the local Nintendo store or visit their online shop. Both the Nintendo Switch and the Switch Lite models have see a bit of price cut. Just last month, a Switch would set you back around R7499 but...

March 2022 Nintendo Switch New Releases

March 2022 Nintendo Switch New Releases

And just like that we're into March. And while it could be argued that February was a bit of a slow month for Nintendo releases, March is a big one with at least two marquee games and the first wave of some pretty significant DLC for the biggest game on the Switch!...

Nintendo to acquire SRD Co Ltd

Nintendo to acquire SRD Co Ltd

Earlier today,  Nintendo Japan announced that Nintendo is in the process of acquiring SRD Co LTD with the purchase due to be finalised early in April 2022. Now, don't worry if you didn't immediately recognise the name. Unlike the big recent Xbox and PlayStation...

Switch SALES! 18/02/2022

Switch SALES! 18/02/2022

It's Friday... Woohoo! The big February Fest sales is still on so we've once again highlighted the eShop as well as a few games/items from the local Nintendo Store. Click anywhere on the deal to head directly to that specific game's sales site. For the full list of...

Nintendo.com site gets an upgrade

Nintendo.com site gets an upgrade

UPDATE: We received confirmation today that My Nintendo Store physical rewards will unfortunately not be available for delivery here in South Africa. It seems we're officially falling under the UK store and as per their official statement: We only fulfil orders within...

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