Resident Evil 7

Resident Evil 7 will be available for Nintendo Switch later this week—with a catch

Resident Evil 7 will be available for Nintendo Switch later this week—with a catch

Brandon Russell

Capcom on Monday announced Resident Evil 7 is coming to the Nintendo Switch this Thursday, May 24—and it’ll only be around $20. But there’s a major catch consumers need to know about. The game will be streamed via the cloud, similar to services like PlayStation Now and GeForce Now. That severely limits the Switch’s portability, and it also raises questions over digital ownership. In...

2017 is already brilliant for fans of Japanese games, and the Switch isn't even out yet!

2017 is already brilliant for fans of Japanese games, and the Switch isn't even out yet!

Ron Duwell

Japanese games came back as a force to be reckoned with in 2016 as many classic franchises and studios caught up with modern technology. A decade of lagging behind their Western counterparts on the home console HD market was finally addressed with adjustments made across the board to development cycles and corporate structure within the biggest publishers on the market. Square Enix...