April 2016 Video Game Releases

March 29, 2016 0

With April right around the corner, it’s time to look at some of the titles that are about to be released. April has some heavy hitters for basically every console, although if truth is being told the Xbox One is lacking a little bit compared to the PlayStation 4 and […]

Nintendo Denies Rumors of Stopping Wii U Production

March 27, 2016 0

Nintendo has been the center of many stories of speculation lately. Riding on the heels of the Nintendo NX hoax, there are now rumors circulating everywhere that the Wii U is about to stop producing games altogether by the end of 2016. The claim originally came from the respected Japanese […]

Why Didn’t Nintendo Just Tell Us the Truth about the NX?

March 26, 2016 0

Recently some photos of the Nintendo NX controllers leaked onto reddit and then around the rest of the internet, causing quite a bit of stir right away. There was a lash back from fans about how the controller looked and their doubts about how comfortable or practical it would actually […]

Universal Studios Set to Build Video Game Theme Park

March 7, 2016 0

It’s been a pretty common fact that Universal Studios and Nintendo have been in talks for the long awaited dream of a video game theme park. It was announced sometime last year that they were deciding where, when and how this thing would happen and finally they’ve reached a conclusion to give […]

The Retro Corner: Reviving the SNES Library on the 3DS

March 4, 2016 0

Its official, the Super Nintendo library is making its way to the 3DS! Not the whole library obviously, but it was announced through a Nintendo Direct presentation that the SNES library would be gradually available for digital download through the 3DS in the coming months. Hold on to your hats, […]

The Linkle Debate: Fully Fledged Protagonist or Just a Link Rip Off?

January 27, 2016 0

Anyone that knows Legend of Zelda has probably heard the clamoring for a female version of the protagonist. As a woman myself I don’t really understand the point, seeing how we have plenty of awesome female characters already in the series.  Midna, Saria, Ruto, Impa and don’t forget the premier […]

Pokémon’s 20th Anniversary

January 26, 2016 0

That title alone might have made you feel old, but trust me you’re not alone there. It’s been 20 years since Pokémon Red and Green first hit Japan back in 1996 for the Nintendo Game Boy. While it may have taken a year or two to get over to America, […]

Biggest Video Game News of 2015

December 28, 2015 0

Last year turned out to be another exciting year for gamers across all platforms, both regarding the games that found their way to shelves and the backstage drama that occurred throughout the industry. Here are some of the biggest news stories that made headlines in 2015. Satoru Iwata Passes Away […]

New Kingdom Hearts 2.8 and 3 Footage Revealed at Jump Festa

December 22, 2015 0

It’s been almost 9 years since the last new title in the main game series of Kingdom Hearts. Despite that, they still have one of the most loyal and dedicated fan bases to any game series in history. Recently at the Jump Festa event in Japan, new footage was shown […]

The Retro Corner: That Other Gameboy

December 11, 2015 0

I’ve realized in the last couple forays to the Retro Corner, I’ve talked a lot about Nintendo. This time around I’m going somewhere completely different to talk about Sega. Of course, Sega is a byproduct of Nintendo now, but let’s forget about that for the moment and look at the […]

2015 Game of the Year Awards Wrap Up

December 3, 2015 0

Ever since the break from Spike TV, the Game of the Year Awards has become bigger and more exciting than ever before. From the very first moment of the award ceremony we’re sucked in by the monologue introducing us. The feeling of being in a place where we’re all the […]

PC vs. Console: The Real Struggle

November 30, 2015 1

Before anybody gets the wrong idea here, I am not starting the death match so often seen on every form of medium that talks about gaming. So if your plan was to be an obnoxious little troll, slinging around hateful and generally unhelpful comments, you might want to hobble back […]

The Retro Corner: Top Ten Influential Games of the N64

November 29, 2015 0

Most of us hardcore gamers knew Nintendo well growing up. For the majority of us Nintendo started our gaming lives with either a Super Nintendo or an N64, depending on the age group you talk to. I won’t even try to talk down the greatness of the Super Nintendo, everyone […]

The Retro Corner: Nintendo’s Lesser Known Flop

November 22, 2015 0

It’s good to know your roots. Not just the beautiful flourishing ones, but the ugly withered parts too – it’s all important. This exact thought is my inspiration for The Retro Corner.  A place where we can look at the things that have made video games what they are today, […]

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