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Nintendo’s E3 Direct Gets The Abridged Treatment Nintendo’s E3 Direct Gets The Abridged Treatment

Nintendo didn’t hold a traditional E3 press conference this year. It instead opted to speak directly to fans via its Nintendo Direct video series. Now its Nintendo Direct has been condensed to 5 minutes from its original 45 minute running …

Giving Luigi His Own Game Makes Quite The Difference Giving Luigi His Own Game Makes Quite The Difference

Nintendo announced earlier this year that it would be releasing DLC for New Super Mario Bros. U in the form of New Super Luigi U. The add-on pack completely transforms every level from the original game into a hardcore platforming …

Shigeru Miyamoto Demos Pikmin 3′s Mission Mode Shigeru Miyamoto Demos Pikmin 3′s Mission Mode

Pikmin 3 will have at least three modes when it launches later this year. The first is the single player campaign, the second is a multiplayer mode, and the third is called mission mode. It’s the latter that was shown …

There Can Be Only One In This Pikmin 3 Multiplayer Battle There Can Be Only One In This Pikmin 3 Multiplayer Battle

Pikmin never really focused much on competitive multiplayer, but Nintendo did play around with the idea in Pikmin 2. Now the company has revealed that it’s expanding on those ideas in the latest title – Pikmin 3. The first competitive …

E3 2013: Super Mario 3D World Camera Tilt Demoed E3 2013: Super Mario 3D World Camera Tilt Demoed

Though it did not hold a major press conference at this year’s E3, Nintendo had an impressive showing this week. Dozens of first-party titles were announced and previewed for both the 3DS and Wii U consoles. However, even now there …

Megaman: Super Smash Bros. Adds The Blue Bomber As A Fighter Megaman: Super Smash Bros. Adds The Blue Bomber As A Fighter
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Megaman – Super Smash Bros. fans have been clamoring for the Blue Bomber since he missed out on Super Smash Bros. Brawl. It was a delight then to see Nintendo highlight Megaman as the first third-party guest character for the …

E3 2013: Nintendo Takes Us Behind The Scenes Of Its Biggest Games E3 2013: Nintendo Takes Us Behind The Scenes Of Its Biggest Games

Nintendo brought a lot of games to E3. Not everybody can attend the show, however, and even less can pick the minds of the peope behind the games. For them, Nintendo has released a number of video interviews with the …

E3 2013: Wii Fit Trainer Comes To Super Smash Bros. E3 2013: Wii Fit Trainer Comes To Super Smash Bros.

Earlier this morning, Nintendo finally showed off the new Super Smash Bros. The footage only left me, and undoubtedly many others, wanting more. Nintendo has heard your inner thoughts and has delivered another character reveal. During the Smash Bros. developer …

Watch Dogs Gets A New CG Trailer [E3 2013] Watch Dogs Gets A New CG Trailer [E3 2013]

Watch Dogs is one of the games to watch at E3 this year. To placate the hunger for new info, Ubisoft has released a new trailer before its press conference later today. Unfortunately, Ubisoft is following the recent trend of …

Ducktales Remastered Is Looking Mighty Fine Ducktales Remastered Is Looking Mighty Fine

At PAX East, Capcom announced that it was working with Disney and WayForward to remake the classic NES platformer Ducktales. The game is out this summer, but Capcom has brought a few new game trailers to E3 2013 to hype …

Sonic Lost World 3DS Is Looking Really Good Sonic Lost World 3DS Is Looking Really Good

The next proper Sonic game – Sonic Lost World – is a Nintendo exclusive. In other words, it’s only coming to the Wii U and 3DS. We’ve seen some gameplay from the Wii U version, but now Sega is giving …

Wii U Basic Being Discontinued? Nintendo Says No Wii U Basic Being Discontinued? Nintendo Says No

It seems that in the run-up to this year’s E3 Conference, there is some uncertainty about the future of the 8GB Basic version of Nintendo’s Wii U console. It seems that GameStop has issued orders recalling unopened consoles. According to …

Sonic Lost World Sure Looks A Lot Like Sonic Xtreme Sonic Lost World Sure Looks A Lot Like Sonic Xtreme
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Remember Sonic Xtreme? You probably don’t as it was canceled before it ever came out, and only a few slices of game footage have ever made it online. Even so, it seems that Sega has not forgotten this title as …

Sam And Briggs Team Up In Splinter Cell Blacklist Co-Op Sam And Briggs Team Up In Splinter Cell Blacklist Co-Op

Cooperative multiplayer is one of the most cherished modes in Splinter Cell. There’s nothing quite like teaming up with a friend and taking down enemies one-by-one as you sneak through a mission. It’s a good thing then that co-op missions …

Here’s The Full 5-Minute Batman: Arkham Origins Trailer Here’s The Full 5-Minute Batman: Arkham Origins Trailer

On Friday, Warner Bros. Games revealed a short teaser trailer for Batman: Arkham Origins that showed a small preview of Batman facing off against Deathstroke. Now the full trailer is out, and those looking for nearly five minutes of a …

Nintendo Partners With Sega For Next Sonic Game, More Release Dates Announced [Nintendo Direct] Nintendo Partners With Sega For Next Sonic Game, More Release Dates Announced [Nintendo Direct]

Yesterday, Nintendo said that today’s Nintendo Direct would solely focus on games coming out this summer. That was mostly true, but the company did take time to reveal a new partnership with Sega that will either make Sonic fans very …

Nintendo Direct To Reveal More Details On Wii U, 3DS Games Tomorrow Nintendo Direct To Reveal More Details On Wii U, 3DS Games Tomorrow

Are any Wii U games coming out this Summer? I honestly can’t remember anymore after so many were delayed earlier this year. Good thing Nintendo is going to jog our collective memories tomorrow with a Nintendo Direct. Nintendo announced today …

Pac-Man Is Making A Comeback This Fall Pac-Man Is Making A Comeback This Fall
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Does anybody remember Pac-Man World? The trio of ill-fated 3D platformers never really did much in terms of sales, but Namco still dried its hardest to push its on-and-off again mascot into the third-dimension. After a successful revival of Pac-Man’s …

Rayman Legends Restores The Good Name Of Underwater Platforming Rayman Legends Restores The Good Name Of Underwater Platforming

Every new trailer for Rayman Legends makes it harder to wait for the game’s September release. The latest featuring some undersea adventures mark the return of underwater levels – a level theme largely missing from contemporary platformers. Some platformers have …

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Takes Place During The Golden Age Of Pirates Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Takes Place During The Golden Age Of Pirates

Ever since its announcement, we knew that the latest Assassin’s Creed title – Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – would have pirates playing a large role in the narrative. None of the trailers, until now that is, have really played …

Check Out Some Gameplay Footage From The Spiritual Sequel To Eternal Darkness Check Out Some Gameplay Footage From The Spiritual Sequel To Eternal Darkness

It was announced last week that Eternal Darkness, the celebrated survival-horror game for the Gamecube, would be getting a spiritual sequel on the Wii U and PC called Shadow of the Eternals. At the time, we only got a short …