The Community Spotlight 2019.07.06
Billy Hargrove is here to ban anyone who runs or dunks in any of the Mario Maker 2 levels y'all have shared in this week's Spotlight.
The 11th Annual E3 Banner Contest
We ain't stoppin' this tradition until the very last publisher bails on this show. It's time to win and lose together.
With the dry summer in full effect, we talk about our hopes for No Man's Sky NEXT, Dead Cells, and whatever that new Phantasy Star game is, along with Nintendo lawsuits, mobile money laundering, Street Fighter 6, and the return of shower habits.
The 10th Annual E3 Banner Contest
A decade of Reggie gifs, Tak Fujii memes, Zac Efron jokes, and Jack Tretton prophecies all comes down to this.
530: Olympic Uno
Late-game thoughts on God of War, the legality of loot boxes, all kinds of Nintendo goings on, Lunchable heating strategies, memories of lousy music teachers, and a dawning awareness of E3 await in this week's Bombcast!
No shirts, no shoes, no belly buttons! We've got Nintendo coming at you directly and indirectly, with release dates and... re-release dates? Also, Life is Strange, DMCA is strange, and is it strange we're not talking a lot about Destiny 2?
Abby ruins ducks, forever. Also, we talk about Splatoon 2, Ubisoft, and Atari getting out there and disrupting the whole scene. We've also got a whole lot of postcards! Who knew? But the duck thing...
We're mere moments away from from E3 2017 and we present to you our completely accurate predications for what to expect. I can feel everything coming true even as I type this!
The 9th Annual E3 Banner Contest
For the ninth time, we're getting this E3 party started with a good ol' fashioned banner contest.
Nintendo giveth and Nintendo taketh away this week as we get news of release dates and news of no-more-release... dates. We've also got some Overwatch news, Alex's continuing Persona 5 impressions, and SPORTS!
The Community Spotlight - 01/21/2017
Welcome to The Community Spotlight 01/21 HD Final Chapter Prologue (Limited Edition)!
The Community Spotlight - 01/15/2017
Enjoyment of this edition of the Community Spotlight does not require any $80 accessories.
12/9/2016: THE GONG SHOW
Final Fantasy XV, The Last Guardian, Let it Die, The Game Awards 2016, PlayStation Experience 2016, Switch rumors 2016, and lots more! 2016.
11/25/2016: TURN IT TO GOO
Pokemon Sun and Moon, Final Fantasy XV Judgment Disc, The Tomorrow Children, Seiken Densetsu 3, Switch rumors, Mario Run pricing, The Game Awards 2016, and more!
Nintendo to Develop Mario Runner for iPhone
Super Mario Run to debut on iOS devices later this year.
It's Go time! Whether you're looking for a tiny NES, a big scandal, or a medium-sized chunk of time talking about Pokemon... we've got you covered! Take comfort in listening to the Greenest podcast on the Internet.
E3 2016: We Sat On The Floor And Talked About The New Zelda
Dan, Brad, and Vinny played Breath of the Wild and found ample floor space at E3 to sit down and chat about it.
The 8th Annual E3 Banner Contest
For the eighth consecutive year, we're kicking off the Giant Bomb E3 festivities with a press conference banner contest!
Nintendo Expands on E3 Streaming Plans
Zelda will remain a focus, but the Treehouse will also stream Pokemon Sun/Moon and Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE, among other titles.
Nintendo drops some news about its E3 plans, we've got our PAX highlights, Jeff wants people to get off his grass, and we reveal exclusive details about the "Forty Hands" incident.
Nintendo Earnings Report Sets March 2017 Release Date For NX
UPDATED: New information about Nintendo's limited plans for E3 and a delay for the new Zelda have been added to the story.
Another week, another VR launch. Also! Quantum Break, Killer Instinct season 3, Dark Souls III, the new Street Fighter V patch, that Doom beta, Nintendo dismissals, Final Fantasy announcements, Oculus uncertainty, and your emails!
It's our birthday-riffic episode! It's also our rumor-iffic episode! So if you're a rumor or have a birthday, get on in here. We also air our new segment - League of Legend Character or G.I. Joe!
Report: Nintendo to Stop Production of Wii U Consoles in 2016
UPDATED: Nintendo has issued a short statement that claims that the company will be continuing production of the Wii U for at least some additional time.
2/5/2016: BLOCK PARTY
Dragon Quest Builders, The Witness, Firewatch, Detective Pikachu, Splatoon Koshien, Yakuza, The Evil Within, retro gaming in Japan, Nintendo earnings, EVO 2016, two amazing special guests, and more!
War Diary: The History of Ryckert vs. Klepek
The great Super Mario Maker war of 2015 has come to a close. Here's the victor's side of the entire ordeal.
New Patent Might Shine Light on Future Nintendo Handheld Platform
The patent depicts an elliptical touch screen combined with a few physical inputs on the top and front.
Notes from Today's Nintendo Direct
Mario Maker gets a new curation tool, Starfox Zero gets a new release date, and Cloud gets an invite to the Smash Brothers tournament.
Wall Street Journal Reports That Nintendo Has Started Sending out NX Development Kits
Sources suggest that the NX may include both a console and a mobile unit and include "industry-leading" hardware.
R.I.P. Nintendo President Satoru Iwata
The fan-favorite executive worked with Nintendo for over 30 years.
Nintendo President Iwata Addresses Shareholder Concerns During Annual Meeting
Highlights Include: A response to E3 disappointments, a Club Nintendo replacement program, comments on the failure of the Wii U launch, and "Nintendo-like solutions" for the NX.
E3 2015: The Giant Bomb E3 2015 Attack Plan
Where are we? When are we streaming? What's going on in Los Angeles next week? Get all the answers right here!
Giant Bomb Gaming Minute 03/19/2015 - Nintendo Teams With DeNA
Nintendo's getting into the business of phone games, and DeNA is coming along to help. Jeff Gerstmann has the early details.
Nintendo Is Getting Into the Mobile Gaming Market
The console giant confirms it will partner with DeNA to create new games for smart devices, while also confirming it's working on its own new hardware platform.
Notes from Nintendo Direct: New 3DS, More Amiibo, New Fire Emblem
Plus, a whole bunch of spring release dates.
Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 11/17/2014
A shorter-than-usual show because my replacement TV showed up early, but we take your questions about the first games we ever reviewed, the prospect of an upgraded Xbox One, and more.
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse Arrives on February 13
Nintendo locks down a definitive date for its Wii U platformer.
Worth Reading: 11/10/2014
How Gamergate and other conflicts are becoming our new political norm, the designers of Rogue Legacy explore the consequences of addiction, and much more.
Bombin' the A.M. With Scoops and the Wolf: 11/07/2014
There might be too many cooks in this show, but we do our best to talk about Advanced Warfare, Ubisoft's (now reversed) decision to remove games from Steam, and more.
How Mario Kart 8's Handling DLC Integration [UPDATED]
You need to own the DLC to experience the DLC, which may split the userbase.
This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.
Comment and Save
Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.