Golf Story – Review

A Whole in One Golf Story is one of those games that makes very little sense on paper. Trying to explain the premise is not an easy task, but it only takes a few moments with the game to realize just how special this game really is. It is a fantastic blend of RPG games…

A Playstation Gamer’s case for buying XBox One X

The Xbox One X is right around the corner and pre-orders have been selling well. Until the past few days, however, I have not been interested in the least. As an ingrained Playstation and rekindled Nintendo gamer, the need for an Xbox in my house is nearly non-existent. Lets face facts: Xbox doesn’t have many…

Nintendo Switch Nindies Summer 2017 Showcase Highlights

Today, Nintendo’s Nindies Summer Showcase…um…showcased (there is that college degree at work, readers) a whopping 22(!) indie games coming to the Switch between now and sometime in 2018. The presentation featured a lot of side-scrolling platforming titles with local and online four-player co-op, and a handful of surprises as well, such as: Super Meat Boy:…

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Review

The premise of Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle is as ridiculous and over-the-top as you would expect. A passing glance at the game’s cover art is indication enough that the experience is going to be unlike any Super Mario Bros. title you’ve played before. But the details of the how and why Ubisoft’s lovable white…

The Rock revealed as Executive Soundtrack Producer on WWE2K18

Do You Smell What The Rock is … Singing? Former WWE2K cover boy, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson continues to prove that there are no limits to his talents. 2K announced today that “The Rock” will be hand selecting the soundtrack for WWE2K18 set to release on October 17th. You can read the some of the…

SNES Classic Pre-Orders Go Live in Late August

After revealing the SNES Classic back in late June, information on the new system was scarce. Today, Nintendo has announced that pre-orders will go live in late August for North America. At this time, there is no additional information on when in August pre-orders will be available. The SNES Classic will come with 21 games,…

Nintendo Announces SNES Classic

After the release of the NES Classic, many in the gaming world were hoping, and expecting that Nintendo would follow things up by going into the 16-bit era. Today, Nintendo confirmed that the SNES Classic Edition will launch on September 29 for $80. The console will come with two wired controllers that will have cords…

Axiom Verge coming to Switch in August – Details

According to a press release today, Axiom Verge will be joining the Nintendo Switch line up very soon with a special edition called Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition. See the press release and trailer below:  The Nintendo Switch joins Wii U, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita as part of the Axiom Verge: Multiverse Edition launch Axiom Verge: Multiverse…

Atlus Announces Three RPGs coming to 3DS

Atlus Games has announced that they will release Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth, Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology, and Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux for the 3DS in the Americas.  These games will join a stellar JRPG lineup on the 3DS, with Atlus’ trio expected to launch between fall 2017 and early spring 2018. See the details…

Arm Yourself! ARMS Global Testpunch Week 1

As we gear up for week two of the ARMS Global Test Punch this evening, I want to revisit last week’s and share some thoughts. Prior to release, game developers often stress-test their servers; however, with ARMS being a fighting game, one might assume that some balancing is in order.  Overall, the experience has been…

How Playstation could steal Nintendo’s thunder with the Vita 2.

Just over two months into its life, The Nintendo Switch has eclipsed 5 million in sales, and finding a console is nearly impossible. Amazon sells out of their stock in under 20 minutes. The handheld/console hybrid is a runaway success, and appears to have the software lineup to promote a lengthy life for itself. While…

Nintendo Direct Coming Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that they will be holding a new Nintendo Direct stream tomorrow. The stream will focus on its upcoming fighting game arms, but will also show a new trailer for Splatoon 2. The direct will take place at 3PM PST tomorrow. The stream will be viewable on the Nintendo website.  

Nintendo Announces E3 Plans

With E3 rapidly approaching, more companies are starting to reveal what fans and journalists can expect from them at the event. Nintendo has now revealed their plans for the three-day video game showcase. Nintendo will start tings off with on June 13 at 9 a.m. PST with their Nintendo Spotlight: E3 2017 video presentation. The video will highlight…

Mario Kart 8: Deluxe – Review

Tuning Up the King of the Kart The last Mario Kart that I purchased was Double Dash on the Nintendo Game Cube. Double Dash was an incredible cart racer, and the very rock bottom of my Mario Kart addiction. In the following years, it would take a heavy 12 step Playstation rehab program and cleansed…

Nintendo Announces New 2DS XL

Nintendo has announced they will be releasing a New Nintendo 2DS XL on July 28. The new hand-held console will sell for $149.99 in the United States. It will have the same size screen has the New Nintendo 3DS XL, but it will only display graphics in 2D. Games from the 3DS, New 3DS, and…