Nintendo Duel Screens 25 – Game Awards Wrap Up

The Game Awards have come and gone and Zelda: Breath of the Wild made Horizon it’s hard B word. Andy and Steve go over the show, touch on some other news, Steve forgets about Bayonetta and we get a special guest appearance from Homestar and Strong bad (badly impersonated). All this and more! Donate to…

Nintendo Duel Screens 23 – The Thanksgiving Episode 2017

Happy Turkey Day (week) everybody! Here in the good old ‘MURICA we celebrated Thanksgiving; the day of eating a lot and pretending we are thankful for something. Well Andy and Steve have plenty to be thankful this year. Join these two knuckleheads as they go over the news, share some thoughts on Thanksgiving, and play…

Nintendo Duel Screens 22 – Stephen Was Right

Stephen was right. A couple of episodes ago the boys had guesses for Switch consoles sold to date and Steve came out on top. We discuss the Switch’s success, devs going support happy, the Hype Zone goes international, and everybody’s favorite segment returns! All this and more! Donate to Steve’s Extra-Life page and if he…

Lost Sphear – NYC Comic Con 2017 Preview

Comic Con 2017 brought a few gaming companies out to showcase their up and coming games. I wrote about Monster Hunter World, which you can read here, but that wasn’t the only game i was able to try out.  I also got a chance to demo Lost Sphear on the Nintendo Switch.. Lost Sphear is…

Trophy Whores 322 – Sony Music Switches it Up

The Trophy Whores have a business discussion, and Troy is nowhere to be found.  Someone get him on the phone — NOW!  He would put everyone to shame with his financial acumen!  We need someone who can shed some light, and make sense, of Sony Music jumping into the video game arena. Sony Music’s game…

Nintendo Duel Screens 20 – Sony and Nintendo UNTIE!

Steve and Andy are reunited and it feels so good. But they are not the only two massive egos to do so. Sony and Nintendo UNITE! I mean….Untie? No wait…So it looks like Sony Music is going to publish games on the Nintendo Switch (among other platforms). What does this mean for Nintendo?  We have…

Nintendo Releases Version 4.0.0 System Update For Switch

Nintendo has released the version 4.0.0 system update for the Switch. The update comes with a variety of new features. The two major highlights are video capture and saved data system transfer. Although video capture is now available, it is only available for select games including The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Mario Kart 8…

Nintendo Duel Screens 19 – Steve’s Nintendo Memories

October is a very busy month for Andy and Steve, so we have curated a special couple of episodes to sprinkle in throughout the next few weeks while things get back to normal. Instead of your regular news show (which is coming later this week) you will be getting a one on one with Steve…

Golf Story – Review

A Whole in One Golf Story is one of those games that makes very little sense on paper. Trying to explain the premise is not an easy task, but it only takes a few moments with the game to realize just how special this game really is. It is a fantastic blend of RPG games…

Nintendo Duel Screens 15 – Nintendo Direct Fore…Sight?

Nintendo has officially flown the coup. Andy “Sweet Boy” Asimakis and Steve “Too Much Milk” Fontana go over the Nintendo Direct, a slew of game announcements, and by far our favorite Hype Zone to date! All this and more! We appreciate your support (and your ears)! Please subscribe to the Nintendo Duel Screens feed in iTunes, Google…

Nintendo Duel Screens 13 – Super Tangential Mario

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is out! Buuuuuttt…the boys won’t be talking about that. Instead, Andy and Steve rank the top ten OTHER Mario games that are not Mario games, they get all pissy about the SNES classic nonsense, return to the Retro Game Club, and the HYPE ZONE IS LIT AS EF! We appreciate…

Nintendo Duel Screens 9 – N64 Musings

Join Andy and Steve as Steve tries to podcast while his son takes a nap. They talk Splatoon 2, The Ataribox, the Voice Chat clusterf*ck, and the rumored N64 Classic. We appreciate your support (and your ears)! Please subscribe to the Nintendo Duel Screens feed in iTunes, Google Play Music or RSS and please leave a review. We won’t give…

Death Squared Review

Straddling the line between terrible and O.K. is never somewhere anyone wants to be, but that’s exactly the space Death Squared occupies. It has some decent voice-over work and introduces some interesting concepts throughout, but never manages to capture that Co-op magic that’s been all-but absent from this generation of gaming. SMG Studios has created…

Axiom Verge coming to Switch in August – Details

According to a press release today, Axiom Verge will be joining the Nintendo Switch line up very soon with a special edition called Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition. See the press release and trailer below:  The Nintendo Switch joins Wii U, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita as part of the Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition launch Axiom Verge: Multiverse…

Mario Kart 8: Deluxe – Review

Tuning Up the King of the Kart The last Mario Kart that I purchased was Double Dash on the Nintendo Game Cube. Double Dash was an incredible cart racer, and the very rock bottom of my Mario Kart addiction. In the following years, it would take a heavy 12 step Playstation rehab program and cleansed…

Nintendo Doubling Switch Production

According to reports from The Wall Street Journal, Nintendo will be doubling the production of the Nintendo Switch. In the next financial year, the company hopes to produce 16 million units. The Switch launched on March 3 and set a 48-hour sales record for a Nintendo console.  

eShop Will Be Ready for Switch Launch

Nintendo has confirmed that the eShop will be up and running for the launch of their upcoming console the Switch on March 3. Along with their first party content, there will also be a group of indie games, or “Nindies” as well. Nintendo will give more information on this during a Nindie’s Showcase on February 28…

Nintendo Switch will Feature 3 Playstyles

After the initial launch trailer for the Nintendo Switch, much of the conversation revolved around what the different ways to play the console would be. At the Nintendo Switch presentation, it was revealed that the Switch would have 3 main playstyles. 1)TV Mode: This will be the traditional gaming experience. Players can either use the…