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…

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…

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…

Sonic Mania Shows Off Chemical Plant Zone Gameplay

Since its reveal, SEGA has continued to release more information and gameplay for the upcoming 2D adventure, Sonic Mania. Today, new footage was released showing off the Chemical Plant Zone from Sonic 2.  Unlike that version, this one will feature new routes, hazards, and other surprises that players will have to contend with. Sonic Mania is being…

Arm Yourself – ARMS Global Testpunch – Week 2

(Bad) Luck of the Draw Week 2 of the Global Test Punch leading to the launch of ARMS has come and gone and I have to say I am slightly disappointed. After a stellar experience in week 1, I was excited to see all the new modes that week 2 would introduce. However, due to…

Pokkén Tournament on Switch Highlights Pokémon Direct

Nintendo just wrapped up an eight minute direct focusing on upcoming news for the Pokémon franchise. The presentation started with the reveal that Pokkén Tournament would be making its way to the Switch with Pokkén Tournament DX(Deluxe). The announcement was followed by a trailer, showing off new playable characters for the ported fighting game. Along with the…

Cristiano Ronaldo Named Cover Athlete for FIFA 18

EA has announced that Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo will be the cover athlete for FIFA 18. Ronaldo was named the FIFA Men’s Players of the Year in 2016 and recently scored his 100th goal in European competition, becoming the first player to ever reach this milestone. He has also made the most appearances ever for the Portuguese…

Nintendo Hosting Pokémon Direct Tuesday Morning

A week before E3, Nintendo has announced that they will be having a Pokémon Direct Tuesday morning. The direct will begin at 7 a.m. PT and is expected to last somewhere around eight minutes. At this time, Nintendo hasn’t released any other information about the stream at this time. Nintendo’s E3 direct will take place…

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…

First Look at Nintendo Switch Chat Setup is Bizarre

Back when the Nintendo Switch was originally revealed, it was announced that chat functionality for online games would be done through a smartphone app. However, what was not explained was how the app would function. Today, Hori, a video game accessory company, revealed the first look at how this setup would work with a Splatoon 2…

Kyrie Irving Revealed as Cover Athlete for NBA 2K18

2K has announced that Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving will be the cover athlete for NBA 2K18. Irving was voted Rookie of the Year award in 2012, named NBA All-Star Game MVP in 2014, and won an NBA championship last year. Pre-ordering the game will give gamers early access to the game on September 15, four days before the official…

Sonic Mania Coming August 15

After being revealed last summer, Sega has announced Sonic’s return to 2D, Sonic Mania will launch on August 15. The game will release digitally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch for $19.99. Along with the release date, Sega showed off a new trailer of the game which can be seen below:

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Gets Official Announcement Trailer

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released the official reveal trailer for Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2.  The trailer focuses on showing off some of the new characters that will be added to the lineup for the sequel. The Guardians of the Galaxy were heavily featured in the trailer along with Spider-Man Noir, Spider-Gwen, and Spider-Man 2099. The…