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‘Metal Gear Survive’ to Require Constant Internet Connection

With just a few weeks left to release, information on the spin-off is starting to come out more frequently, along with more trailers showing off aspects of the gameplay.
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Nintendo Labo Combines the Magic of Nintendo Switch with the Fun of DIY Creations

Introducing Nintendo Labo, a new line of interactive build-and-play experiences designed to inspire kids and those who are kids-at-heart.

The Growing Maturity of the Sony Brand

It doesn't take an industry expert to identify the reasons for Sony's success in the current generation of gaming consoles. Microsoft may have shot...

Is ‘Xenoblade Chronicles 2’ Hurt by its Anime Aesthetic?

One of the biggest games to release in the first year of the Nintendo Switch was Xenoblade Chronicles 2, and one of the biggest issues...

Yume Nikki: Dream Diary – New Project Gets Teaser Trailer and Countdown Site

Just a day after the 'Yume Nikki' release on Steam, a mysterious teaser trailer and countdown site for what a post on the Steam community page calls "the next YUME NIKKI PROJECT".

Why an Asymmetric Board Game Pissed Off Me and My Friends

It's Game Night and you know what that means: booze, board games, and belligerency (in that order). What better way to bond with your friends than by spending two hours in heated arguments, combing through rulebooks and forum posts to prove your points?

‘Dark Souls’, ‘Donkey Kong’, ‘Kirby’, ‘Mario Tennis’ Coming to Nintendo Switch

Nintendo debuted a new Nintendo Direct Mini video presentation today spotlighting a selection of first- and third-party titles coming in early 2018.

It’s a New Year and We Are Looking for Writers to Join our Team

We are looking for talented writers to join our team and help us produce opinion pieces, columns, features, reviews, and/or essays on a gaming, TV and film.

How and Why the Nintendo Switch is the Fastest Selling Console

As someone who works as a marketing manager by day, I thought it would be fun to sit down and write about why I think the Switch is such a huge success.

2017: Looking Back at Some of Goomba Stomp’s Best Nintendo Articles

Here is a collection of Nintendo articles, chosen by our staff, to highlight the fantastic year that Nintendo has had. Enjoy!