Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker demo available on 3DS/Switch in Europe

It may not be a demo chock-full of content, but it's certainly enough to whet your appetite. Remember, no matter where you live, you can use your Switch to visit the eShop of any region and grab the demo for yourself!

Etrian Odyssey X gets a bonus Project Re Fantasy character as a preorder bonus

Etrian Odyssey X is getting a special preorder bonus character in an elf from Studio Zero's upcoming title, Project Re Fantasy. The elf is drawn by Persona 5 Character Designer Shigenori Soejima. You'll be able to add her to your Etrian Odyssey X team by pre-ordering the game.

Trials Rising - another round of footage, details on the track editor and co-op

- Track Editor will return, which includes over 8,000 building pieces
- many of the pieces that will be included in the Track Editor were once assets for previous Trials games
- RedLynx hired some designers who were creating and sharing their tracks to officially create tracks for this game
- 2-player tandem-bike for co-op
- players will need to work the bike together and keep balance

LIMBO and INSIDE both hitting Switch on June 28th, 2018 worldwide

Two absolutely fantastic games are coming to the Switch. LIMBO has been around for quite some time, but it's finally making its debut on a Nintendo platform. INSIDE came out last year on most platforms, but has now made the jump to Switch. Both games are out June 28th, 2018, and if you haven't played these titles, I cannot recommend them enough.

Pokémon Quest Arrives Soon on Mobile (official PR)

On June 27, 2018, Pokémon Quest, the exciting new free-to-start adventure that recently debuted on Nintendo Switch, will arrive for iOS and Android devices. This rambunctious action RPG was created by GAME FREAK inc., the original developer of the classic Pokémon RPG titles, and it stars the beloved Pokémon that were originally discovered in the Kanto region, such as Charmander, Pikachu, and Eevee.

Pre-registration for Pokémon Quest is open now. Be sure to sign up today to make sure you're one of the first people to play this fun new way to explore the world of Pokémon.

Please be aware that save data from the Nintendo Switch version of Pokémon Quest cannot be transferred to the mobile versions nor vice versa. For more details about Pokémon Quest, please visit the official site.

Splatoon 2's Pulp Vs. No Pulp Splatfest - Orange you glad it's almost here?

Off the Hook is getting ready for another big performance, and all Inklings are invited to a new Splatfest this weekend! Splatfests are festive times in the Splatoon™ 2 game where you can champion one of two special causes. Turf War wins during this time will help your side out and the winning side is determined by popularity, Solo Win percentage, and Team Win percentage.

The Splatfest will be:

6/22 (Fri) 9:00 p.m. PT – 6/23 (Sat) 9:00 p.m. PT

The question this time is all a matter of taste…literally! Do you prefer your orange juice with pulp or no pulp? Do you like it with puree or prefer it pure? We’d really like to know what you are peeling…err…feeling.

And if you want more info on the game, including info on how to buy the digital version, please visit https://splatoon.nintendo.com

Nintendo Account required. Online services and features, including online gameplay, are free until the paid Nintendo Switch Online Service launches in September 2018.

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker - Overview trailer (English)

Explore a variety of tricky sandbox-style levels in Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker, coming to Nintendo Switch and Nintendo 3DS on July 13th!

Nintendo now banning Switch game cards to fight piracy

Nintendo is not going to sit back and let piracy become an issue on the Switch as it did with the DS. In Nintendo's fight back against piracy, the company has started to ban specific Switch game cards. Turns out there's certificates that Nintendo can check for that are tied to game cards, and they'll squash any people who are using ill-gotten games. All you have to do to avoid this is play games legally!

Thanks to Sligeach_eire for the heads up!

IGN Video - My Friend Pedro Looks Like a Gun-Fu Masterpiece

My Friend Pedro is a violent ballet about friendship, imagination, and one man’s struggle to obliterate anyone in his path at the behest of a sentient banana. The strategic use of split aiming, slow motion, and the ol’ stylish window breach create one sensational action sequence after another in an explosive battle through the violent underworld.

Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion - more footage

The Land of Ooo is underwater and it's up to Finn and Jake to find out why. Join our heroes as they explore the high seas, search for hidden clues, interrogate shady suspects and fight pirates to solve the mystery and save their waterlogged world!