Commander Keen in Keen Dreams: Definitive Edition coming to Switch on Aug. 27th, 2020

Widescreen support, new levels, and more

Commander Keen is back. In the modernised Definitive Edition of the lost episode "Keen Dream", Keen has to fend off a nasty nightmare about evil vegetables. The Definitive Edition features full widescreen support, twelve all-new levels - doubling the length over the 1990 original - and a full music score. The game structure has been reworked to make the game a more modern experience without sacrificing any of the original charm!

If you don't want all the Definitive Edition bells and whistles, you can get the original Commander Keen in Keen Dreams right now for $6. If you want to grab this Definitive Edition, you'll have to wait until Aug. 27th, 2020, and you'll need to cough up $15.

Jackbox Games Party Packs up to 45% off until Aug. 27th, 2020

Party in a virtual box

The Jackbox Party Packs are some of the most fun you can have on Switch. Get some friends/family together in person or socially distanced in order to have a blast with all kinds of silly games designed to make you cry from laughing. The best part is, now you can do so at a cheaper price.

From now until Aug. 27th, 2020, Jackbox Party Pack 1 through 6 will all be on sale. You can get them for 35% to 45% off their original prices. Please note that this deal is only on party packs, and doesn't included standalone Jackbox games on the Switch eShop.

Nikki Cross, Ember Moon, R-Truth, Shinsuke Nakamura, Brie Bella, Stephanie McMahon, Nia Jax, Mandy Rose, Baron Corbon, and Aleister Black confirmed for WWE 2K Battlegrounds

Some of today's biggest Superstars

WWE and 2K have been pumping out all sorts of details for WWE 2K Battlegrounds this week. We got a new trailer featuring Paul Heyman that went over the game's many modes, and now we have a slew of Superstars who've made the cut for the roster.

Fans will be able to take control of Nikki Cross, Ember Moon, R-Truth, Shinsuke Nakamura, Brie Bella, Stephanie McMahon, Nia Jax, Mandy Rose, Baron Corbon, and Aleister Black in the game, along with all previously revealed wrestlers. Even more will be revealed in the near future, so hopefully your favorite makes the cut!

Check out the latest French commercial for Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Ah, the French

As if Animal Crossing: New Horizons needed anymore advertising! The game seems to be doing just fine on word-of-mouth, but Nintendo still wants to make sure some official spots are out there. Check out the latest commercial for France above.

Rogue Company Official Tutorial: Extraction Game Mode

Get in, get out

In Extraction, you'll be moving into a more tactical environment where two teams will face off with a single life each round. Your mission? Capture & hold a revolving objective or eliminate the enemy team to claim victory.

SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated hits 1 million units sold

Making a splash

Looks like THQ Nordic's decision to remake SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom was an excellent idea. According to Embracer Group CEO Lars Wingefors, SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated! has already sold over 1 million units since its launch on June 23rd, 2020. It seems the title managed to cross the 1 million mark sometime in July.

McDonald's offering clothing in Animal Crossing: New Horizons

All hail our new corporate overlords

I think we've all hit that point in our Animal Crossing: New Horizons lives where we wondered if McDonald's was going to release a virtual clothing line in the game. I mean, who wouldn't want to dress as a burger or a big golden smile? Well now you can, as McDonald's has launched Animal Crossing: New Horizons versions of their real-life apparel. If you want to see what options there are and grab the QR codes to use them, you can find a gallery here.

Check out pics of the merch for Nintendo's next Animal Crossing: New Horizons x Ichiban Kuji lottery

Look at all the exclusive merch!

Nintendo is running another Animal Crossing: New Horizons x Ichiban Kuji lottery in Japan on Aug. 15th, 2020, and it includes a host of Animal Crossing merch you won't find anywhere else. The lineup includes plush dolls, blankets, water bottles, and more. Check out the entire lineup here.

Nintendo snags multiple trademarks for The Legend of Zelda for games, merch, and more

Gearing up for a 35th anniversary celebration?

Did you know that next year is the Legend of Zelda's 35th anniversary? Can you believe it's already been that long!? Pretty crazy to think Link and Zelda have been going on adventures for over 3 decades, and they're still lighting up the sales charts.

While Nintendo hasn't officially announced anything, it seems quite likely that the Big N will have something cooked up to celebrate the milestone. Case in point, the very long list of trademark applications that Nintendo just filed. These pertain to video games, toys, apparel, food, and more. If you really want to see every single trademark Nintendo filed, you can take a look here.

My Nintendo Europe offering Paper Mario: The Origami King Memo Pad Set

Are you taking notes?

My Nintendo Europe has updated with a new physical reward for its members. If you have 400 My Nintendo Platinum Coins, you can take home the above Paper Mario: The Origami King Memo Pad Set. Each memo pad measures 12 x 12 cm and contains 50 sheets, and each page is perforated to tear out easily. Grab your set right here.


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