Shantae And The Seven Sirens – First 30 Minutes

Want to see some more of the newest adventure of the half-genie hero in action at Shantae and the Seven Sirens? Well thanks to GameXplain, you can now check out the first 30 minutes of the game. Apple Arcade beta The footage is not that of the Nintendo Switch though. Its from Apple Arcade beta. ... Read more

The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening – Marin Easter Egg

Several early players of The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening have discovered an interesting Easter Egg hidden in its main menu. If you do not like spoilers … you are warned! Well hello Marin Namely, if you would type in ‘Marin’ as your save file title, an awesome ‘Ballad of the Windfish’ remix will be ... Read more

Shantae And The Seven Sirens – First Look Gameplay

Hungry for more about the upcoming Shantae and the Seven Sirens? Ready for some in game action? Thanks to the folks at GameXplain, we finally have our first look at some gameplay footage from PAX West 2019. The demo available there showed quite a bit – showcasing the whole of one dungeon, Shantae’s new instant ... Read more

Shovel Knight King Of Cards + Indivisible Gameplay – Gamescom 2019

Two gameplay videos to share with you from Gamescom 2019. The first video is direct-feed gameplay of the upcoming Shovel Knight: King of Cards, while the second is direct-feed gameplay from Indivisible. Both games are coming to Nintendo Switch. Shovel Knight King Of Cards Video credits; GameXplain Play as King Knight, the gilded goon himself, ... Read more

Revised Models – More Battery = can load / download games faster?

The revised Nintendo Switch model with more battery life is showing up on store shelves worldwide. But does it offer more than longer gaming sessions? More power Thanks to GameXplain’s recent analysis of the new hardware, we now have the answer! In particular, they examined the original and revised models side-by-side to compare in-game loading ... Read more

Grandia HD Collection – Launching August 16th

GungHo Online Entertainment America has finally revealed the release date for Grandia HD Collection on Switch. Video credits; GameXplain The publisher has confirmed that Grandia HD Collection will launch on August 16 for Nintendo Switch, with the PC versions following at a later date. As a reminder, the collection consists of remastered versions of Grandia ... Read more

Tech Analysis – Luigi’s Mansion 3 – Visuals improved

Luigi’s Mansion 3 was shown off at E3 2019, and many fans noticed how much of an improvement there was in its visuals since the game’s announcement. GameXplain has shared a technical analysis showing how much the visuals in the game have improved since the initial reveal. About Luigi’s Mansion 3 Luigi’s dream vacation turns ... Read more

Fire Emblem: Three Houses opening cinematic

The preview copies seem to have landed for the long-awaited Fire Emblem: Three Houses. For now have a look at the game’s opening cinematic which will pave the way for a lengthy adventure. Video credits: GameXplain About Fire Emblem: Three Houses FROM THE BATTLEFIELD … Class assignments will see you and your pupils charge into ... Read more

Astral Chain – Five minutes of direct-feed gameplay

GameXplain have recently had the chance to play a demo of Astral Chain and it certainly looks incredible.  The game is developed by action-masters Platinum Games and will hopefully be another solid title in their catalogue.  About Astral Chain ASTRAL CHAIN™, a brand new action game from PlatinumGames, is coming exclusively to Nintendo Switch! As ... Read more

Zelda: Link’s Awakening – Mr. Write, Dampé, Tal Tal Heights

GameXplain have uploaded footage of the eagerly awaited Nintendo Switch remake of the classic Gameboy title, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening. The new footage captured at E3 shows of the inclusion of Dampé, Mr. Write and a look at Tal Tal Heights.  About The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening 26 years after its original ... Read more

Mario & Sonic At Tokyo 2020 – Character Costumes

Mario & Sonic at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games was one of many titles playable at this month’s E3 event in Los Angeles. GameXplain were present and have captured direct-feed footage of all the character costumes which were shown off at the video game expo. About Mario & Sonic At Tokyo 2020 Join Mario, Sonic ... Read more

Luigi’s Mansion 3 Opening Cutscene

GameXplain has shared the full opening cutscene for Luigi’s Mansion 3 from E3 2019.  About Luigi’s Mansion 3 Luigi’s dream vacation turns into a ghostly – and gooey – nightmare in Luigi’s Mansion 3 for Nintendo Switch! Luigi embarks on a dream vacation with Mario and friends upon receiving an invitation to a luxurious hotel. ... Read more

You can NOT play Super Mario Maker 2 online with friends

Super Mario Maker 2 will not allow you to play online with your friends, you can only play with random players. If you want to team up with friends you will need to play locally. The news was first reported by NWR and GameXplain has checked it with with Nintendo of America who confirmed to ... Read more

Mario Kart Tour – Race around tracks in reverse

In the closed beta for Mario Kart Tour, fans have discovered that the game allows you to race around tracks in reverse! Video credits: GameXplain In reverse gear This is different to the mirror mode in Mario Kart 8 as that just mirrors the course where as this allows you to play the entire course ... Read more

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate – Stage Builder Tips

GameXplain prepared an extensive analysis video of  Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Stage Builder that is introduced in version 3.0. Video credtis; GameXplain Stage Builder Tips How does the stage builder work in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s 3.0 update? We take a look at what secrets  might be hiding in the reveal trailer, including some Easter ... Read more

Assassin’s Creed III Remastered – Handheld Footage

Ubisoft officially announced that they would be bringing Assassin’s Creed III Remastered to the Nintendo Switch a short while back. We now have some new footage of how the game runs undocked. Video credits; GameXplain Handheld Assassin’s Creed III Remastered The footage comes courtesy of Gamexplain, who had a chance to try out the game ... Read more

Cuphead – Resolution and frame rate revealed

Following the announcement of the excellent Cuphead heading to the Nintendo Switch during the Nindies presentation, more details about the port have now been confirmed. Video credits; GameXplain Details confirmed Cuphead for the Nintendo Switch will be an in-house port and the team has optimised the game so that it runs similarly to the Xbox ... Read more

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn’s New Mini-Games

Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn is only a few more weeks removed from being releases on the Nintendo 3DS. If you live in Europe there’s a demo available. GameXplain recently had the chance to go hands-on with the latest build of Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn at a Nintendo America event.  They have uploaded footage of the Dedede ... Read more

How different is Peachette in New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe?

New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe is scheduled for release this upcoming week on the Nintendo Switch. Being Peachette Video credits; GameXplain GameXplain has been playing the game through the Christmas period and have throughly tested Toadette’s special Peachette power-up. New Super Mario Bros U Deluxe will prove to be entertaining for newcomers and those who ... Read more

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe graphics comparison

GameXplain got the honors to check out New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe on the Nintendo Switch, so they have decided to release a graphics comparison video for it. The video compares New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe with the original version that came out on the Wii U six years ago. New Super Mario ... Read more