“The thing about strategy guide publishing is that it’s a parasitic industry,” says Doug Walsh, who spent 18 years writing video game guides for the two biggest publishers, BradyGames and Prima. Perhaps that’s why the infamous Final Fantasy IX guide turned out the way it did.
You might think that a publisher with as much prestige as Square Enix would want to preserve its history in as smart a way as possible, allowing new generations of video game fans to discover and fall in love with Final Fantasy. But… nope.
Nintendo continued their heavy hitting Nintendo Direct by announcing a bunch of great games coming to Nintendo Switch on top of Super Mario Maker 2 and Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3.
The long-rumored remaster of Assassin’s Creed III for Nintendo Switch is coming in May, a couple months after the PS4/Xbox One standalone release. The remaster will come with both the base game, The Tyranny of King Washington DLC, and the Vita companion, Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation.
On top of all that, the Switch version will come with a touch screen interface, HD rumble, and motion control aiming. Ubisoft also notes that “gameplay mechanics and ergonomics have been improved for an [...]