News: Nintendo Weekly Wrap Up -12 Feb 20

By Neil Flynn 12.02.2020

News: Nintendo Weekly Wrap Up -12 Feb 20 on Nintendo gaming news, videos and discussion
There is a strong thirst for a Nintendo Direct to come soon, yet Nintendo fans are living in one of the biggest droughts ever known. Nonetheless tiny tidbits of information on projects have made the news this week and luckily our friends at Nintendo Life, GameXplain and Source Gaming have got you covered.

Reminder: Pokémon Bank Is Free To Use For One Month - Nintendo Life

Now the successor to ​Pokémon Bank, ​Pokémon Home, has been announced Nintendo have made a 1 month free trial for players to use. Nintendo Life details what you need to know to make it happen.
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You Can Now Get Another 35 Pokémon In Sword And Shield - Nintendo Life

Even more exciting Pokémon​ news comes in the guise of 35 more Pokémon​ being added to Sword and Shield. What Pokémon? Check out Nintendo Life's article for the full run down​.​
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​Pokémon Time Travel! Transferring a Zigzagoon from 2002 to 2020 in Pokémon Home (GBA to Switch) - GameXplain

Interestingly Jon Cartwright of GameXplain has showcased how to get previous generations of ​Pokémon to transfer to ​Pokémon Home and then to ​Pokémon Sword and ​Pokémon Shield. Take a look at the video below to get a walkthrough on how to get those old critters on to the new generation of games.​


Animal Crossing: New Horizons Will Support The Switch Online Smartphone App - Nintendo Life

Let down by the existing interface on how to communicate with online buddies via the Nintendo Switch Online Smartphone app? Then be prepared to be disappointed with the news that Animal Crossing: New Horizons is set to support it. Nintendo Life have the full story.
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Might Contain In-Game Purchases - Nintendo Life

Zealous Animal Crossing addicts might have even more of their hard-earned real world cash to spend on Animal Crossing: New Horizons when it releases as Nintendo Life speculates there could be in-game purchases.
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Nintendo Expands The Switch Online SNES And NES Library With Four More Games​ - Nintendo Life

Finally, Nintendo have added a much needed update to the Nintendo Switch Online NES and SNES libraries. However, eager eyed retro fans might be taken back what has been offered up. Nintendo Life takes a sneak peak of what is being added to application.


It Looks Like There'll Be A Demo For The Trials Of Mana Remake - Nintendo Life

Leisurely letting players play demos of games seems to be a tactic that Square Enix, ​developer of the Trials of Mana, are taking with their approach to new releases. Nintendo Life has more information.


The Outer Worlds Switch Release Gets Delayed Due To The Coronavirus Outbreak - Nintendo Life

Yearning fans of The Outer Words coming to the Nintendo Switch are going to have to wait a little longer now. But why? Nintendo Life have all the answers!
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The Indie Mii Fighter's We Want To See! - Source Gaming

Never underestimate the power of a Mii. That is why Nintendo continually add in DLC costumes to Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Source Gaming have got some excellent ideas on what characters should be included in the next wave.​


​Persona 5: Scramble Graphics & Load Times Comparison (Nintendo Switch vs. PS4)

Navigating through the large environments can be quite time consuming. Luckily Jon Cartwright has put together a graphics and load time comparison between the PlayStation 4 version and Nintendo Switch,​


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