Mr. Sakurai appeared from his own home this morning to present the latest new fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. We knew the character wold be from ARMS, but until today, we didn’t know who it would be. Sakurai considered most of the characters, but finally decided on Min Min.
Have you been looking for a way to stay active? Jump Rope Challenge is a brand new game/app created by a small group of Nintendo developers. As they were working from home, they developed this simple game to add fun movement to their lives. And now, you can get it for free on your Nintendo Switch until the end of September 2020.
On episode 199 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we lament over E3’s absence, but there is still a LOT of news to discuss: How Nintendo responded to George Floyd’s death, Nintendo’s upcoming shareholder’s meeting, March 2020 Switch sales numbers, Kirk Scott’s departure from Nintendo, an update on Nintendo’s account breach, the eShop summer sale, Super Nintendo World Japan photos, the Nintendo Ambassador program, and rumors about Game Boy Advance games coming to Switch Online. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
We have been captivated by the idea of Super Nintendo World ever since we heard of its inception. On our last podcast, we talked about some photos that had surfaced on Twitter of the park in Japan. They were great to see, but they were still grainy and at a distance. We put out a call for someone to get an aerial photo of the park, and just a couple days later, we have it!
[UPDATE: We apologize, but Universal Studios has asked the photographer to take the photo down, so we have also taken down our image.]
On episode 198 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we will discuss the recent announcement of Paper Mario: The Origami King and Wholesome Direct. We’ll also talk about the latest LEGO Super Mario news, along with the upcoming Smash Bros. tournament, the issues with Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition on Switch, Super Nintendo World, and more. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
Nintendo and LEGO have partnered up to bring a brand new experience for Mario fans in the form of the Super Mario sets, launching in August 1, 2020. They have since stated there will be expansion sets. Today, they announced another add-on in the form of the Power-Up Pack.
Clubhouse Games: 51 Worldwide Classics will be available on Nintendo Switch starting on June 5, 2020, and Nintendo recently released a video walkthrough of all 51 of those games.
With these four additional games, the total NES and SNES games now tops 80 on Nintendo Switch.
Fans of Paper Mario have been wanting a sequel for years. Just recently, on our podcast, we speculated that we probably are not getting any new game announcements this year, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Well, we were wrong. This morning, we were greeted with an announcement trailer for Paper Mario: The Origami King, a brand new adventure dropping on July 17, 2020, for the Nintendo Switch.
On episode 197 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we will discuss Nintendo’s recent financial results, including Animal Crossing: New Horizons amazing sales numbers. We’ll also dive into the recent hack of Nintendo’s servers and what has happened since then. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
On episode 196 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we will discuss the recent updates for both Super Mario Maker 2 and Animal Crossing: New Horizons. We’ll also dig into the details surrounding the recent Nintendo Online account hack and talk about the MyNintendo app that was released in Japan. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
Right on the heels of the Super Mario Maker 2 update, Nintendo Switch owners will also get another update in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The update will drop on April 23, 2020, and bring Leif’s Garden Shop, Jolly Redd’s Treasure Trawler, an art gallery update to the museum, and several upcoming holidays/seasons (Nature Day, May Day Tour, International Museum Day, and Wedding Season). We have the full video run-down and all the details!
On episode 195 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we will discuss the recent drama-filled news about Cooking Mama: Cookstar and continue our discussion about Animal Crossing: New Horizons. We’ll also chat about the LEGO Super Mario sets and Nintendo’s new partnership with Levi. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
On episode 194 of the NintendoFuse Podcast, we will discuss all the games from the recent Nintendo Direct Mini and share all our thoughts about Animal Crossing: New Horizons. We’ll also chat about some rumors about upcoming Mario games. As usual, we’ll interact with you all in the live chatroom throughout the show, so make sure you join us!
There has been talk about a Nintendo Direct presentation for several months. The last one we had was on September 4, 2019. Many expected one in January and also February. Now, here we are almost at the end of March with a surprise drop of a Nintendo Direct Mini with nearly 29 minutes of Nintendo Switch games coming this year (that is if the COVID-19 virus doesn’t delay anything).