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…

Artwork for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Leaks Online

Earlier this month, a report by Kotaku said that the rumored Mario and Rabbids cross-over RPG, Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle was in development by Nintendo and Ubisoft. Today, the first image of the game leaked online.           The release date for the game is rumored to be sometime between August and September…

New Details for Arms Highlights Nintendo Direct

Today, Nintendo had a direct that focused primarily on their upcoming fighting game Arms. One of the major highlights of the direct was Nintendo’s plan for post-release content. All new fighters, stages, and arms(attachments for the characters) will be free for players to download when they are released. At this time, Nintendo hasn’t given a schedule for…

Sonic Forces Announces Character Creation

Sega has announced a new gameplay style for their upcoming Sonic Forces. Along with Modern and Classic Sonic playstyles, players will now be able to create their own characters. The creator will give players visual options to make their character look exactly as they wish. There will also be different animal body types that come with their…

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.  

Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 Coming in November

Following the success of Lego Marvel Super Heroes, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced that Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 will launch November 17 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The game will also release on Nintendo Switch this Christmas. The game will put players in the hub world of Chronopolis. From there, they will battle Kang the…

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…

Official Project Scorpio Headset Revealed

With the reveal of Project Scorpio quickly approaching at E3, more information about the console, and now its accessories are coming out. Today, the first licensed Scorpio headset, the LS35X was revealed. The headset is set to launch this holiday season. It will connect wirelessly to Scorpio. LucidSound, the makers of the headset have said…

Shaquille O’Neal Revealed as Legend Cover Athlete for NBA 2K18

After a 12 year hiatus, hall of fame big man and current NBA commentator Shaquille O’neal is making his return to the cover of the NBA 2K franchise. Shaq will be the cover athlete for the Legend Edition of NBA 2K18. The standard legend edition will feature O’neal in his Miami Heat uniform, while the Legend Edition…

Sony Announces Date for E3 Press Conference

Sony has announced that their E3 press conference will be on Monday, June 12 at 6 p.m. PT / 9 p.m. ET. This is the normal time and date for Sony’s showcase. The presentation will be held at the Shrine Auditorium and Expo Hall. Below is a list of the confirmed dates and times of the…

Green Blob Helix Announced as Next Fighter for Arms

With its release June 16 on Switch quickly approaching, Nintendo is continuing to release more information about their upcoming fighting game Arms. Today, they announced a new character, Helix.  Helix appears to be a green, gelatinous, Gumbi looking fighter. He can stretch, shrink and contort his body to avoid punches and dish out punishment. The trailer also showed off a new…

Mario and Rabbids Crossover Reportedly in the Works for Switch

Kotaku has reported that Ubisoft is working on a new RPG for the Nintendo Switch that will feature Mario and Rabbids. The game’s title is being reported as Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle and will come out sometime between August and September. Several details about the game were released as well. Below is a list of some…

Infinite Minigolf Launches on Consoles This Spring

Zen Studios (makers of CastleStorm and Pinball FX2) have announced that Infinite Minigolf is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. The PlayStation 4 and PC versions will also come with support for virtual reality support. Infinite Minigolf is currently available on PC through Steam Early Access. The game gives players the freedom…

Hand of Fate 2 PAX East

After his defeat to the main character in the first Hand of Fate, the Dealer returns for his revenge. You play as his protege, training up to enact his revenge. This Indie card based adventure brings a lot of new things to look forward to. There is a lot of things that this sequel brings…

Project Scorpio Needs First-Party Support

Last week, Digital Foundry released the full specs, and their impressions of Microsoft’s upcoming Scorpio console. As promised back at E3, it looks like they will be fulfilling the promise of the most powerful gaming console to date. The console will feature a CPU that is 30 percent faster than the Xbox One, and a…

Splatoon 2, Arms, and Accessories Highlight Nintendo Direct

Nintendo just wrapped up their latest Nintendo Direct. The direct targeted upcoming titles for both the Switch and 3DS. The major focuses of the direct were information on Splatoon 2, Arms, and Switch accessories. Splatoon 2 Splatoon 2 will launch on July 21. Highlighting the presentation was an introduction of a new cooperative mode, “Salmon Run”. The…