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‘Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age – Definitive Edition’ Is an Adventure for the Ages

Though your early autumn videogame backlog may already be substantial, don't let 'Dragon Quest XI S' pass you by.

October 16, 2019

The Family Fun and Multiplayer Mayhem of ‘Super Kirby Clash’

'Super Kirby Clash' shines in local multiplayer; the only thing really holding it back is its slant toward in-game purchases.

October 2, 2019

10 Things Parents Should Know About the Nintendo Switch Lite

The Nintendo Switch Lite is the latest example of Nintendo's long tradition of stellar handheld gaming systems.

September 25, 2019

Beyond Cute – GeekDad Reviews ‘Yoshi’s Crafted World’

'Yoshi's Crafted World' is a gorgeous, nuanced gaming experience that's on par with Switch standouts like 'Super Mario Odyssey' and…

March 27, 2019

‘Super Mario Bros. 2’ on Nintendo Switch Online

Last week (Feb 13th) Nintendo updated their catalog of Nintendo Switch Online games to include Super Mario Bros. 2.

February 20, 2019

Nintendo Starts 2019 Strong With Bowser, Boxing, and Bargains

Another Mario Bros. classic is back and better than ever, the spirit of 'Wii Fit' lives on in a calorie-busting…

January 23, 2019

New Year, ‘New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe’

'New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe' is the perfect game to start your year off right and keep your family entertained…

January 9, 2019

What About Your Friends? – GeekDad Reviews ‘Kirby Star Allies’

'Kirby Star Allies' proves itself yet another reason to love the Nintendo Switch.

March 14, 2018

New ‘Kirby’ and ‘Dragon Quest’ Titles Offer Something Different

Normally, my family relies on copious Q4 releases to see us through the first few lean months of the new…

February 10, 2018

Nintendo Labo: Cardboard, Coloring, and Experiential Learning

Last weekend I was back in NYC with another cadre of bloggers, YouTubers, and various media types; we were to…

February 7, 2018

Unexpected Nintendo Direct Mini Showcases 2018 Switch Offerings

Last Wednesday's unexpected Nintendo Direct gave gamers an idea of what to expect in this, the second year of the Switch's…

January 14, 2018

A Nintendo Switch Holiday Travel Guide

Taking along your new Nintendo Switch to an upcoming family gathering? Here are some gaming suggestions to help you share…

December 21, 2017

Find an Adventure in Your Size on the Nintendo Switch

'RiME,' 'LEGO Worlds,' and 'Xenoblade Chronicles 2' offer action and adventure in three distinct sizes on the Nintendo Switch.

December 19, 2017

Super Mario Cereal – Part of a Complete Breakfast

Nintendo--it's for breakfast... again?

December 13, 2017

Nyko Nintendo Switch Accessory Round-Up

Come along as I run down the latest selections from Nyko's line of Nintendo Switch accessories.

December 11, 2017

3 Games for the Nintendo 3DS That Make Great Last-Minute Gifts

Here are a few suggestions for some of the best games for the Nintendo DS to give this holiday season.

December 7, 2017

Geek Links: Discounted Nintendo Joy-Con Controllers Available at Amazon

Pick up an extra pair of Nintendo Switch Joy-Con controllers for $12 off. Courtesy: Amazon

November 27, 2017

Geek Links: ‘Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp’ Coming Out This Week

Originally slated for release "in late November," it's now been confirmed that Nintendo's newest mobile app, 'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp,'…

November 20, 2017

Bring Home ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ (and Chain Chompikins) for the Holidays

Bring home Mario this holiday season with Nintendo Switch--and then put him on the Christmas tree with this DIY ornament…

November 7, 2017

Fantastic Voyage: GeekDad Reviews ‘Super Mario Odyssey’

Run, jump, glide, and laugh your way through 'Super Mario Odyssey' for the Nintendo Switch.

October 26, 2017

GeekDad Review: ‘Fire Emblem Warriors’ Is Controlled Chaos at Its Finest

'Fire Emblem Warriors' is the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup of Switch games—a winning flavor combination.

October 25, 2017

The Power of Fun: Kenta Motokura and Yoshiaki Koizumi Talk ‘Super Mario Odyssey’

Earlier this week, I was offered the rare opportunity to speak to Kenta Motokura and Yoshiaki Koizumi via telephone to…

October 20, 2017

(Re)Play Your Favorites on Nintendo 3DS

'Yo-kai Watch 2,' 'Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga,' and 'Pokémon Gold Version' and 'Silver Version' aren't exactly fresh new titles,…

October 13, 2017

5 Reasons to Hunt Down the Super NES Classic Edition

If you're on the fence about taking on the hunt for this mini console, here are a few reasons why…

September 30, 2017

GeekDad Review: Super NES Classic Edition

Last year, seemingly as a fun holiday stopgap in the absence of the then still-upcoming Switch hardware, Nintendo released the…

September 27, 2017

Go Back to School With the Sights, Sounds, and (Obviously) Games of Nintendo

From hot new games to special downloadable activities, Nintendo has just what your family is looking for to ease into…

September 18, 2017

Introduce Your Kids to ‘Metroid’ With a New Game (and a Craft!)

The game is definitely worth picking up, and to really get you and your kids in the 'Metroid' mood, here's…

September 15, 2017

‘Monster Hunter Stories’ and ‘Metroid: Samus Returns’ Are 3DS Must-Haves

This month, the Nintendo 3DS library adds two great new games from two old franchises: 'Monster Hunter Stories' and 'Metroid:…

September 13, 2017

A GeekDad Guide to Nintendo Switch Accessories

Have you had your eye on that 'Splatoon 2' Switch headset? How about a set of Toast wooden system veneers?…

August 30, 2017

New ‘Splatoon 2’ Switch Bundle Coming to Walmart This September (UPDATED)

Starting September 8, North America finally gets its very own 'Splatoon 2' Nintendo Switch bundle.

August 17, 2017

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