Category Archives: Gaming

How Stardew Valley Grew The Farm Sim While Harvest Moon Went To Seed

Image: Nintendo Life/ConcernedApe/Marvelous XSEED Over the holidays we’re republishing some choice features from the last 12 months. A mix of talking points, interviews, opinion pieces and more from NL staff and contributors, you’ll find our usual blend of thoughtfulness, expertise, frivolity, retro nostalgia, and — of course — enthusiasm for all things Nintendo. Happy holidays! […]

Poll: Is It Just Us, Or Was That Pokémon Scarlet And Violet Trailer A Little Confusing?

Image: Nintendo Life After drip-feeding us Pokemon Scarlet and Violet reveals for the past few months, today saw the release of the newest ScarVi trailer (yes, that’s what we’re calling it, sometimes in our best pirate voice), which promised to be packed full of new information to get us pumped and ready to explore Paldea. […]

Random: France Bans Gaming Terms Like ‘eSports’ To Maintain Language Purity

Image: Epic Games In an effort to maintain the purity of the French language, officials in France have banned popular gaming terms such as ‘pro-gamer’ and ‘streamer’. Going forwards, official government communications will use more traditional terms such as ‘joueur-animateur en direct’ in place of ‘streamer’, which literally translates to ‘live player-host’, and the slightly […]

Lunistice Is An Adorable ’90s Inspired 3D Platformer

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Publisher Deck13 Spotlight has announced Lunistice, a 3D platformer boasting an art style inspired by SEGA Saturn games from the ’90s. It will release on Switch on September 2nd, 2022. Developed by A Grumpy Fox, the game’s Steam page states that development of Lunistice initially started with a self-imposed […]

Kirby And The Forgotten Land Is Apparently Japan’s “Biggest” Kirby Launch Ever

Image: Nintendo Earlier this week, we found out Kirby and the Forgotten Land had become the biggest Kirby launch ever in the UK. Now, in related news – the game has been crowned the “biggest” Kirby launch in Japan. As highlighted in Japan’s Famitsu sales charts this week, the new Kirby game managed to take […]