• 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...
  • Out of Lives Podcast Episode 67 – Pitchforks At The Ready!

    The Out of Lives Podcast returns in style this week; featuring Adam, Dave & Mete. The topics up for discussion include: Why Mete is actually a Danish female, why Adam is likely to be lynched by DC Comic fanatics and why you shouldn’t let Dave have access to your...
  • Out of Rupee’s – Nintendo Switch Spectacular

    Francis “The forgettor of Names” hosts an extra special episode of the Out of Rupee’s Podcast. Adam “From that PlayStation pod” joins him to talk all about the Nintendo Switch reveal event. If you want the low down on the showdown… we’ve got you covered. I seem to have...
  • First glimpse at the Nintendo Switch

    This is our first look at the Switch, the new console from Nintendo that in this 3 minute video shows you what you can look forward to with the new system, which as rumoured allows you to take your games with you Nintendo in a console/mobile hybrid. What are your thoughts? Tweet...