Mahsa Amini death: Iran restricts internet as protest deaths mount

CNN  —  Iranian authorities say they will restrict internet access in the country until calm is restored to the streets, as protests over the death of a young woman in the custody of the morality police rock the Islamic Republic. Thousands of Iranians have taken to the streets in protest since the death last week … Read more

Nintendo’s Huge ‘Blockbuster’ Sale Ends This Weekend, Up To 85% Off Switch Games And DLC (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life Update: As a quick reminder, Nintendo of America’s huge sale is coming to an end this Sunday, 25th September. If you want to take advantage of the sale, make sure to top up your account with our discounted eShop credit (details below), and buy any games that catch your eye by then! … Read more

Nintendo Download: 22nd September (North America)

Image: Finji The latest Nintendo Download update for North America has arrived, and it’s bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch eShop – Highlights Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythm … Read more

NPD Results Show PlayStation 5 Outsold Switch In August (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life / Zion Grassl The monthly NPD sales figures have been released for August, and it shows that last month was a pretty quiet one for Nintendo. Mat Piscatella of the NPD Group shared the results on Twitter, and in August, the PS5 outsold the Switch in both dollar sales and unit sales. … Read more

You can ride in my golden carriage, Queen Elizabeth told Obama children

Mr Obama, 61, recounted the anecdote in more detail during a conference in Boston, according to Insider.com. The former US president described his mother-in-law’s delight at the unexpected invitation to the palace. He said: “I’ve got Malia, who at that point is 11, Sasha who is eight, and my mother-in-law, who was a stay-at-home mum … Read more

Radiant Silvergun Is Hopefully Coming Back To North American Switch eShop Soon

Update [Mon 19th Sep, 2022 09:20]: Publisher Live Wire has shared an update on the disappearance of Radiant Silvergun from the North American eShop. The company states that the game was removed from digital shop fronts because “the product’s rating has changed” which is similar to what happened with Mushihimesama last year. Live Wire has … Read more

Nintendo Download: 15th September (North America)

Image: Devolver Digital The latest Nintendo Download update for North America has arrived, and it’s bringing new games galore to the eShop in your region. As always, be sure to drop a vote in our poll and comment down below with your potential picks for the week. Enjoy! Switch eShop – Highlights VARIOUS DAYLIFE (SQUARE … Read more

Nintendo’s Huge ‘Blockbuster’ Sale Knocks Up To 70% Off Switch Games And DLC (North America)

Image: Nintendo Life As if a Nintendo Direct presentation wasn’t enough, Nintendo’s gone all out with the goodies this week by kicking off a huge sale on the Switch eShop. Called the ‘Blockbuster’ sale and exclusive to North America, it’s slashed up to 85% off some great games and DLC that are well worth your … Read more

Radiant Silvergun Has Vanished From North American eShop

One of our favourite surprises during yesterday’s Nintendo Direct was confirmation that not only is Treasure’s Radiant Silvergun returning, but we can buy it right now. How many of you dashed over to the eShop and downloaded it immediately? In North America, however, you needed to be extra quick, as the game has already been … Read more

The forgotten ghost towns of America’s Wild West – and how to see them in real life

The American Western tradition was one of the first movie genres and remains among the most legendary – instantly recognisable for its wild, desert landscapes, windswept skies, horses and leather-clad leads. Next year marks the 120-year anniversary of the first-ever Western feature film, The Great Train Robbery, which is just 11 minutes long, set an … Read more