Nintendo Badge Arcade - North American update for Jan. 15th, 2017

Nintendo Badge Arcade

- 2 returning set of Famicom badges
- 2 returning sets of 8-bit The Legend of Zelda badges

Thanks to AlienboyVA for the heads up!

Dragon Quest VIII - video review

Thanks to Dakhil for the heads up!

Digital Foundry goes hands-on with the Switch

Thanks to OperationGamer17 for the heads up!

GoNintendo Podcast Webisode 596 (Switch hands-on impressions!)

If you want hands-on Switch impressions, we have them! I attended a Switch press event with Nicky Hill and we played Switch games for 4 hours! We've got all the hands-on info you can stand!

Download the show here!

Japan - Nintendo Switch event sees very long lines for Splatoon 2, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Let's hope the people that got to play left very impressed. I know I enjoyed my time with both!

Skylanders Imaginators lets you store scanned Skylanders on the Switch

Feel like playing Skylanders Imaginators, but don't want to keep plopping characters down on the Portal of Powers? The Switch version might be for you! All you have to do is scan them in a single time, and then the game's digital library feature lets you save their data. You can save up to 300 characters in total!

Tantalus behind Sonic Mania's Switch release

Here's a bit of a surprise, which I'm a bit late on, so I apologize. Turns out Tantalus is the company behind Sonic Mania's Switch version. Let's hope it's there day and date with the other versions!