Why are developers bribing us to buy their games?

https://youtu.be/vZRoqh6BARo There's a worrying trend emerging of developers piling it on about how crucial sales of game X are if game Y is going to see the light of day. Allow me to elaborate. Script C1: Whaddup people, welcome to P Myth Gaming. When the Switch launched a lot of third party developers decided to … Continue reading Why are developers bribing us to buy their games?

REVIEW: Graceful Explosion Machine

https://youtu.be/iD9JlfNIz-8 Graceful Explosion Machine is an old-school, arcade style shmup for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PC. Developed by indie studio Vertex Pop, it sees the player take control of a spaceship, fighting off waves of enemies across 4 worlds and 48 levels. These levels aren't just regular side-scrolling fare but a variety of looping … Continue reading REVIEW: Graceful Explosion Machine

The Nintendo World Championships are back for 2017!

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. Following its return in 2015, 25 years after the inaugural event, the Nintendo World Championships is back again for 2017. Nintendo have announced that this year’s tournament will be held in the Manhattan Center’s Grand Ballroom, New York on October 7, with regional heats taking place across the US … Continue reading The Nintendo World Championships are back for 2017!

The Legend of Zelda featured in August’s Loot Crate

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe The theme for this month’s Loot Crate has been revealed as ‘Kingdom’ and is all about fantasy. As ever, the exact contents of the box are kept secret, but the franchises namechecked for inclusion are Adventure Time, The Lord of the Rings, and one other one, what was it again? Oh yeah, The … Continue reading The Legend of Zelda featured in August’s Loot Crate

Breath of the Wild patch adds in items obtained via a new news channel

This article originally appeared on Zelda Universe. Nintendo released a new patch today for Breath of the Wild, taking the game to version 1.3.1. Included within the patch notes is a rather surprising bit of information. Nintendo will apparently be adding a news channel to the home menu entitled “Tips from the Wild”, and by clicking on articles … Continue reading Breath of the Wild patch adds in items obtained via a new news channel

How do Nintendo best implement amiibo?

https://youtu.be/5UJtUbls9DY Nintendo are tying some pretty meaty content to the Metroid Samus Returns' amiibo, but have the struck the right balance? Script C1: Hey everyone, welcome to P Myth Gaming! The internet was all aflutter last week after Nintendo unveiled the amiibo functionality for the soon to be released Metroid Samus Returns. VO: The upcoming … Continue reading How do Nintendo best implement amiibo?