The Top 10 Indie Switch Games of 2017

December 30, 2017 SwitchJoy Staff 0
the top 10 indie switch games of 2017

To say 2017 has been a good year for games is an understatement. For Nintendo Switch alone, we’ve seen literally hundreds of titles between retail and on the Switch eShop, and with over 10 million consoles sold worldwide, there are no signs of this train slowing down anytime soon. Now […] Read More

Nintendo Switch Needs More Games Like ‘Nine Parchments’

December 1, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0
character from nine parchments

At nearly nine months since its launch, Nintendo Switch’s library couldn’t be much more expansive and diverse. Nearly every game genre has some form of representation on the eShop, and Nintendo has thus far seen record sales numbers for the first time in years. Not only is Nintendo itself topping […] Read More

Playing ‘Samus Returns’ Is the Most Fun I’ve Had in Ages

September 21, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0

Since the launch of Nintendo Switch last March, I’ve found very few reasons to pick up my New Nintendo 3DS. Sure, I might go back for the occasional Pokémon battle or to kill some time in BoxBoxBoy!, but I’ve largely found most of my recent gaming time on my Switch. […] Read More

Our Top 5 Most Anticipated Switch Games of 2017

August 19, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0
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Five months after launch, the Nintendo Switch is alive and well. Not only is it currently outselling Xbox One and PlayStation 4 month over month, but the Switch eShop was recently graced with its 100th game. With roughly four and a half months left in 2017, there are still many […] Read More

The Nintendo Switch Online App Is an Exercise in Mediocrity

July 21, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0
ridiculous nintendo switch online voice chat setup, including hori splatoon 2 headset, switch console, phone, and controller

Earlier this week, the Nintendo Switch Online app hit the App Store and Google Play, and the app should now be fully functional with today’s launch of Splatoon 2. Since the app’s launch, it has received much criticism from the online community due to its lack of features (or, rather, […] Read More

Can Nintendo Compete With Microsoft and Sony at E3?

June 13, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0
forza car spider-man and mario

After seeing both Microsoft’s and Sony’s full E3 2017 presentations, it’s easy to see why it’s a great time to be a gamer. With a large swath of titles coming this year and into the next, there will be no lack of games to play. With such titles as EA’s Anthem, […] Read More

Falling out of Love With the ‘Fire Emblem’ Series

May 20, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0
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Fire Emblem is just one of those series that I want to love, but I just can’t anymore. It’s one of those series about which I understand why so many people do adore it. I understand why it’s a great series. Lately, though, I’ve found myself facing a conundrum. While […] Read More

Here’s What the Rumored ‘Pokémon Stars’ Could Look Like on Nintendo Switch

May 12, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0

It all started with a report from Eurogamer on November 18, 2016—coincidentally, the same day that Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon launched in North America and Japan on Nintendo 3DS. “Multiple sources” told Eurogamer that the third version of Pokémon Sun and Moon was well into development for Nintendo Switch and would release in 2017 under […] Read More

‘Arms’ Is Having an Identity Crisis

April 21, 2017 Nick Chevalier 0

Since its debut alongside the Nintendo Switch back in January up until our most recent look at it during last week’s Nintendo Direct, Arms seems unsure of itself. Bereft of any kind of solid classification, Arms finds itself, at least from an onlooker’s perspective, occupying an awkward middle ground somewhere […] Read More