[+] Menu

A Samus Edition New 3DS XL Will Launch Alongside Samus Returns

Post Date: 8/10/2017 4:55:42 PM

A Samus Edition New 3DS XL Will Launch Alongside Samus Returns

In case you somehow still thought that Nintendo was going to abandon the 3DS, they've just announced another new edition. A Samus Edition New 3DS XL will launch alongside Metroid: Samus Returns this fall. The system will be coming to both North America and Europe on September 15. It will presumably be priced at $199.99, but good luck finding at that price before the scalpers do.

Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2 are Coming to Switch This Year

Post Date: 8/1/2017 5:01:21 PM

Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2 are Coming to Switch This Year

Last week, we heard that Capcom was preparing more titles for the Nintendo Switch after a very positive release of Ultra Street Fighter 2. The first of these is the annoucement that Resident Evil Revelations 1 and 2 are coming to the Switch. A physical cartridge version of Resident Evil Revelations that includes a download code for the sequel will retail for $39.99. If you prefer to go all digital, both games can be pur...

Shifty Station Revealed for Splatoon 2 Splatfests

Post Date: 7/31/2017 11:58:45 PM

Shifty Station Revealed for Splatoon 2 Splatfests

If you're a Nintendo fan with a Switch, there's a good chance you've spent most of your free time the past couple weeks playing Splatoon 2. You're probably also aware that there is a Splatfest coming up this Saturday that pits mayonnaise and ketchup against each other. Well, Nintendo has just revealed a new stage that is playable exclusively during Splatfests. It's called Shifty Station and can be seen pictured above. T...

Marking the Return Part 2: Exploring Another Metroid 2 Remake

Post Date: 7/25/2017 10:42:11 PM

Marking the Return Part 2: Exploring Another Metroid 2 Remake

Nintendo surprised us all at E3 by announcing Metroid Prime 4, but they surprised us even more with the reveal of the Metroid II remake everyone in the Metroid community has been clamoring for. But why exactly is it that fans desired a remake to begin with? And is MercurySteam really up to the task? We at Nintendo Castle have taken these considerations into account and put the original Gameboy outing up to the pedestal...

Splatoon 2: What You Need To Know

Post Date: 7/20/2017 7:09:27 PM

Splatoon 2: What You Need To Know

Splatoon’s sequel, Splatoon 2, is arriving in stores tomorrow! It has already been a little over two years since the original game release for Wii U, and now those who missed out on the game can get it on Nintendo Switch. However, you may not be entirely sure about getting this game, whether you played the original game or not. Well fear not, because we’re here to help you, to tell you all you need to know a...

Flip Wars Gets a Release Date of August 10

Post Date: 7/14/2017 12:27:58 PM

Flip Wars Gets a Release Date of August 10

Flip Wars, the new Nintendo Switch game originally titled Project Mekuru, will be getting its North American release next month. This new game will pit up to 4 players against each other in order to dominate as much of a board as they can while opponents can ‘flip’ their color. There will also be plenty of power items to help you gain victory, including a speed boost and an item that gives you invincibility....

Nintendo's Plans for SDCC 2017 Revealed

Post Date: 7/13/2017 10:23:55 PM

Nintendo's Plans for SDCC 2017 Revealed

In one week, many Nintendo fans in the San Diego area will have their chance to try out some of the upcoming and already released Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS games at San Diego Comic Con 2017. At this year’s SDCC, which will be held July 20 through July 23, Nintendo will have demos for everyone to try including ARMS, 1-2-Switch, Super Mario Odyssey, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Miitopia, Hey! PIKMIN, and p...

An Apologetic Take on the Cease of NES Classic Production

Post Date: 7/8/2017 12:05:49 PM

An Apologetic Take on the Cease of NES Classic Production

If you’ve been following gaming news at all recently, you’re probably familiar with the NES Classic. For those who aren’t, Nintendo put out a miniature version of the NES that came preloaded with 30 classic games, including most of Nintendo’s biggest hits, and a controller in late 2016. The whole package retailed for $59.99. While you’ve probably heard of it, there’s a good chance tha...

Splatoon 2 Direct Recap, Everything You Need to Know

Post Date: 7/6/2017 9:40:33 PM

Splatoon 2 Direct Recap, Everything You Need to Know

Earlier today, Nintendo streamed a special Splatoon 2 themed Nintendo Direct. It detailed many already confirmed game modes like Turf War, Salmon Run, League Battles, Splat Zones, Tower Control, and Rainmaker. The direct also delved a little deeper into the world of Splatoon, showcasing some of the gear and clothing as well as the colorful folks who will sell it to you. We also caught news about the first Splatfest and ...

The First Splatoon 2 Splatfest Will be Held on July 15

Post Date: 7/6/2017 9:13:55 PM

The First Splatoon 2 Splatfest Will be Held on July 15

During today's Splatoon 2 Direct, the first of many Splatfests for Splatoon 2 was announced. This time, it'll take place before the release of the game. On July 15 from 3 PM PT - 7 PM PT anyone can try out the World Premiere Splatfest. If you live in Europe, the time is shifted to a more reasonable hour: the event starts at 6 PM CEST. Make sure to download the demo from the eshop anytime before the demo if you want to p...

Nintendo Castle is a leading site providing Indie Nintendo game news.