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Alex Seedhouse

Alex's early adoration for Nintendo began with a Yellow Game Boy and a copy of Donkey Kong Land. This developed over the years, later peaking when he hid in his room to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time one Christmas. Nowadays, his enthusiasm is shared through Nintendo Insider, a place in which he can document his thoughts regarding the big N.

Nintendo Switch Setup Guide Shown In New Video

Nintendo is looking to help you play games whenever, wherever and however you want as quickly as possible, having shared a Nintendo Switch setup guide. This short video runs you through the setup process for first-time use, which will require that players choose their language and region before agreeing to the end-user license agreement. Internet Settings are next which may prompt the day one syst...

RIVE Shoots To Nintendo Switch With Exclusive Expansion

After starring in the Nindies@Home promotion, RIVE’s release on Wii U was cast in uncertainty after Two Tribes lamented that the game couldn’t run at a consistent 60-frames-per-second on the console. The developer has now confirmed that their metal-wrecking, robot-hacking shooter will instead see release on Nintendo Switch, with Engine Software having been enlisted to help make sure it...

Rumour: Nintendo Preparing Link amiibo In Majora’s Mask, Skyward Sword And Twilight Princess Designs

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild‘s datafiles recently leaked, which had inadvertently revealed the names of every enemy, NPC, weapon and more in Link’s open-air adventure. Many had chosen to, understandably, steer clear for fear of any spoilers, but Reddit user FlamingNinjaCat‘s curiosity has resulted in an interesting discovery. On the hunt for any amiibo information, the...

Every Way You Can Celebrate Pokémon Day!

21 years ago today the very first Pokémon games were released in Japan, and, since then, February 27th has been celebrated as Pokémon Day. The Pokémon Company once again has plenty planned to commemorate Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green’s launch in 1996, with fans encouraged to share their best Pokémon moments on Twitter using the hashtag #PokemonDay. Remember that Party Hat Pikachu will be ava...

Nintendo eShop Update: 2nd March 2017 (Europe)

This week’s Nintendo eShop update for Europe marks the anticipated release of Link’s open-air adventure, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. That is accompanied by the game’s Expansion Pass, with the Fallout Battle Map Pack becoming available for Minecraft: Wii U Edition. Other new releases come in Ghost Blade HD on Wii U, while Nintendo 3DS welcomes Brave Dungeon and Parasc...

Nintendo Switch System Update Required For Nintendo eShop Access

Those that are looking forward to playing Snipperclips: Cut it out together!, FAST RMX or Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment will firstly need to download a Nintendo Switch system update. This will become available on launch day and is required to access the Nintendo eShop, with Nintendo adding that “the system update downloads in the background, is designed to install quickly, and doesn̵...

5 Things You May Not Know About Nintendo Switch

Nintendo of America’s Kit Ellis and Krysta Yang are joined by Yoshiaki Koizumi and Scot Ritchey in this week’s Nintendo Minute episode. Koizumi has worked as the producer on Nintendo Switch and, therefore, chooses to reveal five things that you may not know about the console. 1. The Joy-Con Weren’t Originally Parallel In The Joy-Con Grip “Thanks for mentioning the Joy-Con G...

EDGE’s Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Review Scores A Perfect 10

With a week to go until The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild launches worldwide, EDGE has become the first publication to break cover with their review for Link’s open-air adventure. That sees the UK-based magazine award the Nintendo Switch and Wii U exclusive a perfect score on their 10-point scale, becoming the nineteenth game that the publication has awarded that score. In concluding t...

Pokémon GO Update Version 1.27.3 Now Available On iOS

Niantic has released a minor software update for Pokémon GO on iOS, which brings the location-based game to version Version 1.27.3. This implements “performance improvements,” coming after Version Version 1.27.2 that introduced 80 new Pokémon that were first discovered in the Johto region, gender-specific Pokémon, a new night-mode map, new Berries, new encounter mechanics, new avatar o...

Pokémon GO Update Version 0.57.3 Now Available On Android

Niantic has released a minor software update for Pokémon GO on Android, which brings the location-based game to version 0.57.3. This implements “performance improvements,” coming after Version 0.57.2 that introduced 80 new Pokémon that were first discovered in the Johto region, gender-specific Pokémon, a new night-mode map, new Berries, new encounter mechanics, new avatar outfits and a...

Here’s What The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild amiibo Unlock In-Game

We already know what the 30th anniversary series amiibo unlock in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, but, with a week until launch, we can discover what the new Breath of the Wild series amiibo do. There aren’t any particular surprises, with each amiibo rewarding players with randomised ingredients, weapons, shields, horse-related items and parts, which are sure to be useful on Link...

Eiji Aonuma Reveals His Favourite Zelda Games

With Game Informer’s month of exclusive The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild coverage coming to a close, the magazine chose to ask The Legend of Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma about Link’s past adventures. That specifically saw the conversation turn to which games in the series were Aonuma’s favourites, which, after joking “I could just say it in in the order of my wi...

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