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Challenger Approaches: Captain Olimar Confirmed for Smash Brothers U

by Eileen Cruzon July 12, 2013
The intrepid Captain Olimar returns in the newest Smash Brothers and he is looking ultra sexy in HD. In addition the newest Pikmin stage is showed a little in the background of the screenshots for the announcement. So are you excited about Olimar coming back? Disappointed? Let us know in the comments below. Head here […]

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10 Characters I Want to See In Smash Brothers Wii U / 3DS

by Eileen Cruzon July 10, 2013
One of the great joys of waiting on a new Smash Brothers is the rampant speculation and wishing for new characters to join the series. I fall prey to this desire just like any other fan of the game, and have come up with 10 characters I’d love to see in the newest iteration of […]

Casual gamers and the state of the industry

by Eileen Cruzon May 22, 2013
It seems that ever since the PlayStation hit the market, the video game industry has become more and more focused on bringing in people who aren’t really into video games. These people are sometimes referred to as “casuals” or “casual gamers”. Over time it seems as though the industry hasn’t even come close to getting […]

Sega Teams With Nintendo For Three Excluisve Sonic Games

by Eileen Cruzon May 20, 2013
In the newest Nintendo Direct it was announced that former big time rivals Nintendo and Sega will be teaming up to bring Sega’s most prolific mascot to Nintendo consoles for 3 exclusive games. Discuss on our forums

Nintendo claiming ad revenue from Youtube channels

by Eileen Cruzon May 19, 2013
Nintendo is claiming ad revenue from user-created Youtube videos which features the company’s games. Discuss on our forums

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New Nintendo Direct May 17th

by Eileen Cruzon May 16, 2013
A new Nintendo Direct is coming your way from the fine folks at Nintendo. Tune in at http://www.nintendo.com/nintendo-direct at 7AM PT in order to catch the latest and greatest on the Wii U and 3DS games launching this summer. Discuss on our forums

Should players pre-order video games?

by Eileen Cruzon May 9, 2013
The concept of pre-orders was a solution to a problem, the problem being that shops could not keep up with demand for a product on release day due to its popularity. Thus Pre-orders came about, a practice which guaranteed the consumer a copy on launch day. Discuss on our forums

Warner Bros. releases LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes ‘Sneak Peek’ Trailer

by Eileen Cruzon May 1, 2013
Launching later this year, LEGO: Marvel Super Heroes is the next block-buster (see what I did there?) in Traveller’s Tales LEGO videogames franchise, putting players in control of their favourite Marvel superheroes within a plastic block universe. Want a glimpse of Spider-Man, Thor, Wolverine and company in animated LEGO form? Sure you do. Discuss on […]

The Truth About Game Reviews

by Eileen Cruzon April 30, 2013
Reviewing a game seems like a relatively cut and dry affair right? Play a video game, tell people how you felt about the video game, and give it a score based on your experience. These reviews give consumers a chance to read another person’s perspective on a game before it comes out, letting them know […]

No Nintendo Press Conference At E3 This Year

by Eileen Cruzon April 24, 2013
In a financial results briefing held today the president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, explained that they will not be hosting a traditional press conference this year at E3. Discuss on our forums

Nordic Games to take ownership of Darksiders, Red Faction, Stuntman and more

by Eileen Cruzon April 23, 2013
Subject to approval from the US bankruptcy court overseeing the auction of THQ’s intellectual property, Austria-based publisher Nordic Games GmbH is set to purchase $4.9m worth of assets spanning Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and PC platforms. Discuss on our forums

An in-depth look at Nintendo: The Future

by Eileen Cruzon April 21, 2013
Recently, Nintendo has come under fire about their ability to compete with bigger companies like Sony or Microsoft. Since the new millennium we have not seen many new IPs from Nintendo but rather, a lot more spin offs of older IPs. Nintendo is also letting a lot of big game titles slip by it’s latest […]