Smash Bros. Ultimate - blog update for Nov. 20th, 2018 (Super Mario Bros. 3 Bowser Battle theme)

I have always loved this theme from Super Mario Bros. 3, and was so ecstatic to hear it referenced in Super Mario Odyssey. Now the theme has gotten a remix for Smash Bros. Ultimate, and it sounds fantastic!

Yuzo Koshiro Orchestra Concert announced for Japan

That's it, I'm booking my trip to Japan right now. The New Japan BGM Philharmonic Orchestra is putting together a series of concerts that will feature the music of Yuzo Koshiro, and Koshiro himself will be attending. The concerts will be held at the Ota Civic Hall Aprico in Japan on December 1st, 2018. The game soundtrack lineup for the concert series includes...

- The Scheme
- Streets of Rage
- Streets of Rage 2
- Etrian Odyssey
- ActRaiser

Koshiro has taken to Twitter to show off footage from a few of the rehearsals, which you can check out below.

SEGA AGES: OutRun due out this year

SEGA has announced that SEGA AGES: OutRun is going to hit the Switch before the year closes out. This updated version of OutRun will include 60fps, widescreen, gyro control and additional BGM. An exact price and release date have not been revealed.

Twitch hosting Pokemon anime marathon for Thanksgiving

In the first episode of the Pokémon TV show, Ash Ketchum from Pallet Town overslept on the very first morning of his Pokémon journey. His rivals claimed Charmander, Squirtle, and Bulbasaur, so he was left with the feisty Mouse Pokémon whose face would become an icon for an entire generation of anime fans.

Their adventures are legendary. And now, we’re reliving those adventures together on Twitch.

The Twitch Pokémon Marathon kicks off Nov. 22nd at 10 AM PT. Tune in to /twitchpresents with thousands of fans for 19 seasons of the beloved TV show (932 episodes!) and 16 Pokémon movie parties, streamed all around the world in six languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese).

If you think you have what it takes to become a Pokémon Master, prove it with the Twitch Presents: Pokémon Badge Collector extension. When Pokémon appear on stream, catch them to earn points and compete with other viewers. Stay vigilant and you may even capture a rare Pokémon or two...

IGN Video - Flip Grip Unboxing: Make Your Nintendo Switch a Portable Arcade Cabinet

Wanna play retro games, shooters, pinball and more with your Switch screen in vertical mode? This weird, wonderful accessory is for you.

Nintendo NY - New Link statue unveiling

Nintendo NY has received a brand-new Link statue for fans to check out. To celebrate the statue's arrival, Nintendo had a bit of an unveiling. Check out the action above!

Smash Bros. Ultimate - Rainbow Cruse and Halberd footage

Check out some direct feed gameplay from Super Smash Bros Ultimate on Nintendo Switch featuring King K. Rool, Daisy & Lucina--including their Final Smashes! (Poor DK Island...) Stage Morphing is also on, so you get a look at both Halberd AND Rainbow Cruise from Smash Bros. Melee!

Warframe - Switch Vs. PS4 Pro footage

While the framerate difference is noticeable, the visual comparison is pretty impressive. As we've said before, Panic Button really does work wonders with the Switch.

Coffee Crisis - another round of gameplay

The Smurglian race has come to Earth and they're not leaving until they steal our most prized commodities: our metal music, the best coffee, and all of the WiFi. Get in the shoes of the only baristas on Earth with enough heavy metal in their veins to fend off this alien assault.

Bendy and the Ink Machine - more gameplay footage

Play as Henry as he revisits the demons of his past by exploring the abandoned animator's workshop of Joey Drew Studios. With twists and turns around every corner, "Bendy and the Ink Machine" is sure to thrill you... and decimate your childhood.