• Out of Lives Podcast Episode 76 – “Des2ny” & “2otle War”

    Your regular host Adam is joined once again by Alfred “Can you believe he admitted to being wrong on the internet” Rome and the long absent, but sorely missed Mete “Department Empire Builder” Redif. This week sees the trio chatting about Destiny 2, Total War: Warhammer 2, Mass Effect:...
  • Pokémon still has me on the Go

    I’ve a love, hate relationship with Pokémon Go. On one hand it gives me the nostalgic feeling of the original Pokémon game and is a nice distraction whilst out walking. On the other hand it’s just not good, it’s too random, repeatative and incomplete. So why do I keep...
  • On The Test – Splatoon 2

    Nintendo unleashed the first Test Fire for Splatoon 2  during March and we’ve got together to throw paint around and discuss what we liked and didn’t. Ben is joined by first time On The Testers Andy Webb and Lucy Yearwood who give their thoughts on the beta as well...
  • Can the Switch Learn From the Wii U’s Bad Online Service?

    Nintendo are destined to repeat their online service mistakes, unless they learn from the Wii U’s failings. While the Wii U’s online service was mostly functional, it was primitive. As the Switch’s online features aren’t fully up and running yet, Nintendo still have time to carefully ponder what players...
  • The Wii U Launched One Year Late

    New to outoflives.net is Eric Mitchell, Eric joins us to talk about the Wii U and how Nintendo would have had better success if it came a year earlier.  The Nintendo Wii U is a console of missed opportunity. It has been widely discussed at this point why the...
  • Nintendo Switch Games Won’t Have to Offer TV Mode

    Earlier this week, Rayarks free to play rhythm game, VOEZ, was confirmed as a €20.99 European launch title for the Nintendo Switch. According to an FAQ on the games site, it will not offer a TV mode, and can only be played with the Switches touch interface. Until this...
  • Should Pokémon Be Released On The Nintendo Switch?

    Another guest author graces our pages today. Allan Rafferty is a writer, blogger, video editor and Youtube content creator. Today he brings us his thoughts on the upcoming Nintendo Switch. Whenever Nintendo release a new console I am always left with one question on my mind; will there be...
  • 5 Games I NEED To Get Physical With On The Nintendo Switch

    It’s only weeks to go until the Nintendo Switch is released and whilst I am excited about a brand new Legend of Zelda game to sink my teeth into, other features have also captured my imagination. Most of all the joy controllers. With the JoyCon’s new vibration system in...
  • Hands On with The Nintendo Switch

    Guest Writer Jamie Martin had a chance to get his hands on Nintendos latest handheld/console hybrid, but did it live up to his expectations? Yesterday I was given the chance to go hands-on with NIntendo’s latest hardware offering, the Switch. This was a big moment for me. Anyone who...