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Here’s How Long It Took IGN Staffers to Finish New Pokémon Snap

New Pokémon Snap brings the popular spinoff back after more than 20 years on hiatus, but just how long does it take to finish this brand new Nintendo Switch exclusive? Now that our New Pokémon Snap review is live, we can talk a bit about how long it took to complete. Here are the story completion times in two separate playthroughs. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2021/04/28/new-pokemon-snap-review”] [poilib element=”accentDivider”] Rebekah Valentine, Reporter Playing with a relative balance between revisiting…

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Terry Crews Demanding the Localization of Mother 3 is Your Friday Mood

It’s Friday, which means it’s another week gone by with no news of Mother 3 coming to the West. It’s been 15 years and 10 days since the game launched in Japan, and ideas of a localization have long felt like a pipe dream. Well, Terry Crews is trying to change that. On Twitter, Crews left a simple and clear message for Nintendo, saying nothing besides, “LOCALIZE MOTHER 3!” LOCALIZE MOTHER 3! — terry crews…

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Witness the Bizarre Creativity of Miitopia’s Community

With the heyday of Nintendo’s goofy avatar creation system long past, Miis have been enjoying a quiet retirement, the Miis have recently been enjoying a quiet retirement as a buried, unused feature on the Nintendo Switch. Until recently, when their goofy creative antics to light again by a demo of a port of a four-year-old 3DS game: Miitopia. [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2021/04/29/miitopia-miitopia-makes-over-mii-characters-trailer”] In its prior incarnation, Miitopia was an RPG where all the characters were Miis, and…

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Against All Odds, PS5 Is Outselling PS4

Welcome back to IGN Game Scoop!, the ONLY video game podcast! This week your Omega Cops — Daemon Hatfield, Tina Amini, Sam Claiborn, and Mark Medina — are discussing topics like the PS5 outselling the PS4, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, the 9.9s of IGN, how we chose games before reviews, and more. And, of course, they play Video Game 20 Questions. Watch the video above or hit the link below to your favorite podcast…

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Fall Guys Is Delayed on Switch and Xbox, but They Will Now Have Crossplay

Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout has been delayed on Switch and Xbox, but this extra time will let the team add features like crossplay. Mediatonic announced the news in a blog update, sharing that “with so many new opportunities now in our hands, we’ve realised that our previously announced Summer 2021 Switch and Xbox release schedule is unfortunately just too soon for us to include all of the tasty new features we’re working on.” [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2021/04/27/top-10-battle-royales”]…

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Resident Evil Village Could Have Skipped PS4 and Xbox One Altogether

Resident Evil Village could have skipped last-gen platforms entirely, with the developers waiting to make sure it ran well enough before committing to making a PS4 and Xbox one version. Resident Evil Village is gorgeous on next-gen platforms and PC, but recent demos and IGN’s own hands-on time have indicated that the game also looks great and runs smoothly on last-gen platforms, the PS4 and Xbox One. However, according to producer Tsuyoshi Kanda, Capcom did…

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Crash Bandicoot Dev Toys For Bob Is Now Developing Call of Duty: Warzone

Toys for Bob, the developer of Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, has been assigned to support development on Call of Duty: Warzone – and seems to have suffered lay-offs as a result. The studio, which was acquired by Activision in 2005, announced the news on Twitter, saying, “Toys for Bob is proud to support development for Season 3 of Call of Duty #Warzone, and look forward to more to come.” [ignvideo url=”https://www.ign.com/videos/2020/10/01/crash-bandicoot-4-its-about-time-review”] It’s a…

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