Persona 3, Persona 4, and Persona 5 are Coming to Switch, Too

For the first time on Nintendo consoles, the last three Persona titles are on the way. While the games had recently been announced for Xbox, PC, and PlayStation, Nintendo fans were worried they were going to be left out in the cold. As we found out from today’s Nintendo Direct,…

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Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection Announced

Today’s Nintendo Direct, which was announced to be a shorter third-party Direct focused on non-Nintendo titles, definitely had a very quiet crowd-pleaser waiting in the wings. The oft-requested Mega Man Battle Network series is finally seeing a revival of sorts on the Nintendo Switch in the form of Mega Man…

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Nier Automata: End of YoRHa Edition Coming to Switch

Five years after its initial 2017 release, Square Enix is bringing Yoko Taro’s seminal open-world action game Nier: Automata to the Nintendo Switch for the first time. The title was announced today as part of Nintendo’s third-party partner Direct, which focused on titles from Nintendo partners like Capcom and Square…

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Looks Like Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope is Releasing on October 20

Ahead of tomorrow’s Nintendo Partner Direct, which very likely was going to feature the newest Mario + Rabbids title, Ubisoft continues their grand tradition of accidentally leaking these games like a ship made of swiss cheese. It appears, absent of official confirmation through a press release, that Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of…

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Wildermyth, Which Should Probably Be On Your Game of the Year List, Will Come to Switch After a Year or So

If you don’t know what Wildermyth is, you’re probably missing out. The RPG strategy game has an overwhelmingly positive user rating on Steam and is on quite a few Game of the Year lists here at Fanbyte. For some people, the PC can present somewhat of a barrier for playing a…

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Nintendo Has Crossed 800 Million Consoles Sold

For as conservative and secretive a company like Nintendo can be, it is also probably one of the best Japanese gaming companies out there for reporting sales numbers. Every quarter, the platform holder updates investors and the public at large with new numbers for the best-selling software and updated hardware…

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Everything You Missed From Today’s Nintendo Indie World

Nintendo held an Indie World presentation today, where the platform holder spotlighted a number of new indie games and updated some others with release dates for the Switch. Previous shows have unveiled games like Hollow Knight: Silk Song and Axiom Verge 2 but also host a number of really cool…

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Report: Nintendo’s Next Switch Iteration Uses Proprietary Nvidia Tech

There have been numerous rumors about a possible Switch Pro, a new higher-powered machine to iterate on the Nintendo Switch, over the last few months, but very few firm details. Now thanks to Bloomberg, the leading source for Switch Pro information, we can throw some actual details into the mix. Like…

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Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection is a Lot of Dying for a Rebirth

Ghosts ‘n Goblins Resurrection is an exercise in realizing that you are not as good as video games as you assumed you were. Capcom’s newest 2D platformer is tough at the best of times and unfair at its worst, making for an experience that is difficult to recommend for a…

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Fanbyte Morning News March 25, 2020

Here’s your audio roundup for this morning’s news! Direct link here or use the embed below. You can find our Morning, Evening, and Sunday edition short podcasts on the Fanbyte FM feed of your favorite podcatcher.

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Nintendo’s New SNES Switch Controller Is Now on Sale

It’s 2019 and Nintendo is once again selling spare Super Nintendo Entertainment System controllers, albeit not in the way that many of us dinosaurs remember. They’re $30 for starters, which is about twice as much as one would have run you in 1996 (not adjusted for inflation). They’re also exclusively…

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Leaked Case Implies Overwatch Coming to Nintendo Switch

An Overwatch-branded Nintendo Switch case surfaced on Amazon earlier this afternoon, only to be removed almost immediately afterwards, according to the games industry’s most watchful Twitter account, Wario64. Wario64 was able to snag the images seen above and below before the case was de-listed from Amazon, and when compared to…

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