Are you sitting down? I've got something to tell you - something that may shock you. Between the events of the various Donkey Kong games, the Kong family was involved in a bitter and vicious war. Among its many casualties, this war may have claimed the life of a classic Kong character, explaining his disappearance from all future games in the series.


Here is how I play Minecraft: Step one: find a tree. Step two: build a house. Step three: walk in one direction for five minutes. Step four: get bored, turn off the game. If only there was something like Minecraft, but with tangible goals. And if only it was also… a JRPG?


"Grab a Wii U while you can, because they won't be around forever," a Nintendo executive said in a 2016 interview, as the company geared up for the launch of Switch.

The Wii U has vanished from retail stores and, now, used games salespeople across the country are saying that they're not seeing many Wii U trade-ins. If you want a Wii U, you'd better get one soon.


One of the most interesting parts of the Nintendo Switch has gone nearly unused by game developers, including Nintendo, for the first year of the system's existence. A mind-blowing demonstration last week, however, showed that the little sensor on the bottom of the right Joy-Con is more capable than we ever imagined.


Since its first DLC, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has given players the option to look back at all the places they have travelled by showing their path in green, known in the game as the "Hero's Path." While the feature has always been neat, it looks even more unique and intimate when turned into a real-life work of art.