SNK Playmore to Change Name to SNK on December 1

SNK - The Future is Now

SNK Playmore Corporation, developer of The King of Fighters among many other franchises, will change its name to SNK Corporation on December 1, the company announced. According to the company, the name change is meant to mark its return to its “rich gaming history,” expanding the SNK brand name worldwide and enhancing its corporate value. …

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THQ Nordic Acquires Rights to all NovaLogic Titles

THQ Nordic Acquires NovaLogic

Today, THQ Nordic announced that an asset purchase agreement with NovaLogic containing all games and/or projects owned by NovaLogic has been closed. In essence, that means that they’re back at it again with the acquisition of partly forgotten, but classic game IPs and this time is all about first-person military themed game franchises like groundbreaking …

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Nintendo Switch Release Date, Price & Games to be Announced in January 2017

Nintendo Switch Presentation 2017

Nintendo will host a Nintendo Switch Presentation where it will share “major details” regarding the recently revealed home gaming system on January 12, 2017 (U.S. time), Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima announced during a financial presentation in Tokyo today. The event will be for invited media, financial analysts, and trade partners in Tokyo and will be …

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Monster Hunter Direct Announced for October 27

Monster Hunter Direct

Nintendo of Japan will host a Monster Hunter-focused Nintendo Direct broadcast on October 27 at 20:00 JST, the company announced. You’ll be able to watch it live on YouTube. The broadcast will be hosted by Monster Hunter series producer Ryozo Tsujimoto and feature the latest information concerning the series. Nintendo notes that the broadcast will …

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Nintendo Switch Game Console-Handheld Unveiled

Nintendo Switch

In an introductory video released today, Nintendo provided the first glimpse of its new home & portable gaming system and revealed that it is called Nintendo Switch. Check Out the Nintendo Switch Reveal Video: In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same …

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