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Iwata: Nintendo Isn’t Changing Anytime Soon Iwata: Nintendo Isn’t Changing Anytime Soon

Nintendo didn’t have a stellar 2013. The Wii U continues to be a disaster and the 3DS can only do so much to offset those losses. In the face of these challenges, shareholders have called on Nintendo to forsake its …

Ultra Street Fighter IV Is Like The Wayback Machine Of Fighting Games Ultra Street Fighter IV Is Like The Wayback Machine Of Fighting Games

Fighting games are constantly evolving in the name of balance. One character might be too powerful while others aren’t powerful enough. It’s inevitable then that some players will be unhappy when powerful characters get nerfed in later versions. Capcom is …

Nintendo Announces Yoshi-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Nintendo Announces Yoshi-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL

With the Year of Luigi wrapping up on March 18, Nintendo needs a new mascot character to lead the way in 2014. While any one character may not get a year just devoted to them this year, Yoshi is getting …

Here’s Some Fresh Titanfall Gameplay Here’s Some Fresh Titanfall Gameplay

Did you get into the Titanfall beta? No? Well, you missed out on the coolest multiplayer shooters of the past five years. While you wait to play the final game on March 11, EA has some fresh gameplay footage to …

Star Fox Gets A Fan Film Because Nintendo Isn’t Making A New Game Anytime Soon Star Fox Gets A Fan Film Because Nintendo Isn’t Making A New Game Anytime Soon

You better give up on a new Star Fox game coming anytime soon. Nintendo seems about as interested in resurrecting the franchise as it is in resurrecting the Metroid franchise. In short, it’s not going to happen unless Platinum Games …

Amazon Is Giving Away Almost $17 Worth Of Apps Today Amazon Is Giving Away Almost $17 Worth Of Apps Today

The Amazon Appstore is still one of the very best Android and Kindle app stores around. Heck, the Free App of the Day promotion ensures that you’ll never run of new apps to experience on your mobile device. If you …

Here’s A Behind The Scenes Look At The Last Of Us: Left Behind Here’s A Behind The Scenes Look At The Last Of Us: Left Behind

The Last of Us was easily one of the best games of 2013 thanks to its stellar gameplay and mature storytelling that didn’t treat its audience like a bunch of a bunch of adolescent boys. It seemed like Naughty Dog …

Puzzle Game Pavilion Previewed For PlayStation 4 Puzzle Game Pavilion Previewed For PlayStation 4

As seen in the near-weekly announcements from Sony, indie games appear to have a new home in the PlayStation 4. Dozens of new indie games will be making their way to Sony’s new console this year, and a few of …

‘Minecraft’ Movie Might Actually Happen ‘Minecraft’ Movie Might Actually Happen

Software sales have shown that Minecraft is one of the most popular video games of the past few years. The game has almost continuously appeared on best-seller charts for every platform it has appeared on, including mobile platforms. The game’s …

‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Update to Bring Flashy Cars, Suits ‘Grand Theft Auto Online’ Update to Bring Flashy Cars, Suits

After a rough start Grand Theft Auto Online seems to have settled in to the community-centered experience Rockstar was envisioning. The developer is now issuing almost weekly content updates for the title, enhancing the game with new vehicles, weapons, and …

Professor Layton Finds His Way Into The Nintendo Download Professor Layton Finds His Way Into The Nintendo Download

For the past few weeks, the Nintendo Download has been a bit on the skimpy side. That’s not going to change this week as Nintendo only has one major 3DS release and some virtual console titles. The only major release …

Capcom To Announce New Dino Crisis This Year [Rumor] Capcom To Announce New Dino Crisis This Year [Rumor]

After Capcom released Resident Evil in 1996, it sparked a number of imitations within the company itself. One of the more popular was 1999′s Dino Crisis – a game that played just like Resident Evil except it replaced the hordes …

‘Shadowrun Returns’ Expansion Out Today ‘Shadowrun Returns’ Expansion Out Today

In the early days of gaming Kickstarter projects, Shadowrun Returns was one of the most successful. Gamers and industry figures watched as Harebrained Schemes raised $1.8 million and delivered a solid game. As a simplified turn-based tactical game with an …

‘The Walking Dead: Season 2 Episode 2′ Previewed in New Trailer ‘The Walking Dead: Season 2 Episode 2′ Previewed in New Trailer

Just days before last Christmas, in the midst of a crowded and competitive holiday season for video games, Telltale Games released the first episode of The Walking Dead: Season 2. The game had much to live up to given the …

Here’s A Few More Details On The Order: 1886 Here’s A Few More Details On The Order: 1886

The Order: 1886 has its work cut out for it. It’s an original IP on a next-gen console that has to prove itself to players looking for something new and exciting from their $400 console. Visuals are only going to …

Nintendo Shutting Down Wii, DS Online Services In May Nintendo Shutting Down Wii, DS Online Services In May

The Wii and DS were the first Nintendo consoles to offer online play through the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection. The service wasn’t exactly the best and it was more frustrating than anything what with players having to enter separate friend codes …

‘The Swapper’ Coming to PlayStation Platforms in May ‘The Swapper’ Coming to PlayStation Platforms in May

Last year indie game studio Facepalm Games released The Swapper for PC. The title is a stylish puzzle game with some interesting/disturbing story elements linked to its core gameplay mechanic of using clones to solve puzzles. The Swapper was highly …

PlayStation 4 Sells Big in Japan PlayStation 4 Sells Big in Japan

In 1992, Ken Kutaragi, the “Father of the PlayStation,” unveiled to the board of Sony a proprietary CD-ROM-based system he had been working on which involved playing video games with 3D graphics to the board. In 1994, the original PlayStation …

Trials Fusion Tricks Its Way To Consoles, PC On April 16 Trials Fusion Tricks Its Way To Consoles, PC On April 16

At last year’s E3, Ubisoft introduced us to two new games in the successful Trials franchise – Trials Fusion for consoles and PC, and Trials Frontier for mobile. Today, Ubisoft has shared a new trailer for the home console version. …

‘Batman: Arkham Origins’ Mr. Freeze-Themed DLC Announced ‘Batman: Arkham Origins’ Mr. Freeze-Themed DLC Announced

Fans of the Batman: Arkham games can’t be blamed for being a bit disappointed with Batman: Arkham Origins. The game arrived buggy on nearly every platform and Warner Bros. recently announced that it has given up on fixing the game. …

Here’s That Super Expensive Titanfall Collector’s Edition Here’s That Super Expensive Titanfall Collector’s Edition

It’s becoming pretty standard to offer some kind of collector’s edition with any big name game release these days. Those collector’s editions generally only cost about $20 more over the standard edition, however, and throw in an art book and …