Zelda Dominates the UK Boxed Charts

The UK chart for boxed game sales has arrived, bringing with it lots of fun little statistical factoids that I love to geek out over. It’s possible that I need to seriously examine my life choices, but for now I’m going to enjoy the numbers and hope that you do to.

Dbrand Takes a Shot at Nintendo With Their New Clone of the Kingdom Skin for the Switch

Dbrand is a purveyor of some pretty cool skins for a variety of products, including the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 5 and Xbox. They also sell a bunch of different cases, screen protectors and other assorted bits and bobs. They’ve grown to quite a size, appearing in numerous places, including as a long-running sponsor of Linus Tech Tips where they quite often use their money to make fun of Linus himself.

Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is The Highest Reviewed Game Ever on Opencritic

The embargo for reviews of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom has been lifted, unleashing a torrent of reviews threatening to overflow your Youtube subscription page. Considering the game’s predecessor, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, is widely viewed as one of the greatest games ever and was Opencritic’s second-highest-reviewed game, I’ve been eager to see what Tears of the Kingdom can do. With so much pressure, could Nintendo deliver something even better?

Mortal Kombat 12 Might Reset the Timeline, Hints New Teaser

The gore-hounds over at Netherealm have dropped a very short teaser for the yet to be revealed 12th entry in the long-running Mortal Kombat franchise, and for the second time, it seems to hint at the universe being rebooted or having the timeline reset.

Nintendo Confirms No New Switch Anytime Soon, And Then Release a Depressing Advert

The Nintendo Switch is heading into its seventh year on the market as the third best selling console of all time, beaten only by the Playstation 2 and Nintendo’s own DS. It’s success is undeniable, yet due to it already being fairly underpowered at launch fans and journalists have constantly speculated about the release of a new Nintendo console. Well, Nintendo themselves seem to have put those rumours to bed.

Gaming Headlines May 2nd – May 7th, 2023

In this weeks news, a Playstation 5 controller becomes a father, Nintendo continues to wage war against anyone who moves and we word that Pixelopus is sadly shutting its doors.

May 2023 Video Game Release Schedule

Want to know what video games are coming out this May? I’ve got you covered! Here’s the full release schedule for May 2023, along with my personal picks.