News Roundup January 31st

by Huey Chewwy in

Dr. Mario World is announced by Nintendo as their next mobile game, Mario Kart Tour quietly delayed to Summer, and Darksiders: Warmastered Edition launching for the Switch in April.

Mobile Doctor

Nintendo will be bringing Mario back to mobile devices this Summer with the announcement of Dr. Mario World. Before your get visions of a crazy version of Dr. Mario set in 2D platforming like Mario World, this is being developed as a puzzle title.

Partnering with NHN Entertainment and LINE curiously, Nintendo is hoping to bring Dr. Mario World to mobile devices this Summer. As Nintendo’s other mobile offerings, this title will be “free to start”.

This could make for a double dose of mobile offerings from Nintendo this Summer as Mario Kart Tour has quietly been delayed to Summer. This was discovered in the Financial Highlights release from Nintendo under the Consolidated Financial Forecast section. Cause for the delay was stated as “in order to improve quality of the application and expand the content offerings after launch”.

Bringing the War to Switch

THQ Nordic has announced that Darksiders: Warmastered Edition will be coming to the Nintendo Switch on April 2nd. Available at both retail and digital, the title is priced at a pretty reasonable $29.99 which might make those who have not experienced this tale yet to give it a try.