With the large lists of latest titles on eShop each week, it is generally simple for smaller video games to slide thought the online as the larger releases seize our consideration. Eagle-eyed readers can have noticed a 16-bit traditional that dropped onto Swap yesterday. Yep, James Pond Codename: Robocod is obtainable to obtain on eShop as we write.
For these of you unfamiliar with the fish’s oeuvre, he appeared in a string of video games throughout a number of platforms within the 1990s, together with Sport Boy and Tremendous Nintendo, and ports have cropped up periodically ever since. Not dangerous for an anthropomorphic pun!
You possibly can take a look at the total trailer on Nintendo’s web site. As everyone knows, generally what appeared ‘traditional’ again within the day may be troublesome to return to. It is in all probability protected to say that for gamers who did not get round to it within the ’90s, the title has already delivered extra enjoyment than you may get from the sport itself, however nostalgia is a strong factor – regardless of the £9.99 price ticket, it will take some mighty sturdy willpower to cease us downloading it for the weekend! From the seems to be of it, we’re not alone, both:
Look what’s dropped into the #NintendoSwitch eShop!#JamesPond #Robocod #OldSkool pic.twitter.com/MoenbOCaFi
— Hyperlink Legend Gaming ℹ (@link_Tin) March 21, 2019
Friday’s fish day, you recognize – will this little fishy be in your little dishy this night? Drop us a line beneath.