Galaga Character Makes Item Cameo In New Super Smash Bros.

Galaga Character Makes Item Cameo In New Super Smash Bros.

Masahiro Sakurai, Super Smash Bros. director, has taken to Miiverse and posted a picture with details surrounding a new item in the upcoming Super Smash Bros. games. The item is a character from the classic shooter Galaga — that is named Boss Galaga — and can be used in the game as a tractor beam during combat. Sakurai’s message is as follows: Pic of the day. If you get caught […]

Hyrule Warriors Nintendo Direct Coming August 4th

Hyrule Warriors Nintendo Direct Coming August 4th

Are you clamoring for new details about Zelda’s Dynasty Warriors crossover? Fear not my friends, because Nintendo recently tweeted that we’ll learn more about Hyrule Warriors during a special Nintendo Direct on August 4th. The event is scheduled to begin streaming at 8PM PT/11PM ET. Stock up on the midnight oil, because it’s going to be a late one! Recently, Nintendo allowed us to see a few of the upcoming […]

Square Enix’s Gamescom 2014 Lineup Revealed

Square Enix’s Gamescom 2014 Lineup Revealed

Undoubtedly one of the greatest things about the wonderful world of video games is that there’s always something new and exciting going on. For every game that ages into obscurity, there’s another teaser trailer that’s released for a game you suddenly can’t wait to get your hands on. Gaming conventions are a big part of the industry as well, allowing developers to strut their stuff in front of the gaming […]

Nintendo Quality of Life – Trademarks Filed, A New Platform?

Nintendo Quality of Life – Trademarks Filed, A New Platform?

Nintendo disclosed plans for a Quality of Life (QOL) platform a while back, but never provided us with any details. It’s a platform shrouded in mystery, as they keep most of the information to themselves. Many have speculated that the QOL platform is a sort of plan B after the Wii U’s disastrous sales. What we do know is that Nintendo is looking to improve the quality of people’s lives, […]

Mario Kart 8 is an Enormous Success for Nintendo

Mario Kart 8 is an Enormous Success for Nintendo

Before Mario Kart 8 was released, there were certainly concerns about Nintendo’s addition to the current generation of consoles. In all ways the Wii U was floundering; with only a handful of new titles to shift units and third party developers shunning them as usual, things looked bleak for the former giants of the video games industry. However recently Nintendo has released data that shows favourable figures. 2.82 million copies […]

Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Gets Tomodachi Life and Paper Mario Stages

Super Smash Bros. For 3DS Gets Tomodachi Life and Paper Mario Stages

While it may have been delayed into the beginning of Fall, a stream of new content for Super Smash Bros. continues to flow from Nintendo’s outlets, whether it’s official releases, YouTube, or through Masahiro Sakurai and the Miiverse. While both the console and handheld versions of the upcoming brawler will feature the same cast of characters, several stages will be unique to both platforms. Late last week, game director Masahiro […]

Pokemon Launches Official World Champions Website, Streaming Schedule Announced

Pokemon Launches Official World Champions Website, Streaming Schedule Announced

The Pomeon Company International has launched their official website for the 2014 Pokemon World Championship, held in Washington DC. In addition, they have also announced the full streaming schedule for the event, as shown below. The official Twitch Live Stream will provide full coverage of the event. The Pokemon World Championship is a worldwide competition where players of either the video game or trading card game battle to earn various prizes and […]

Monster Hunter 4 Features “Link” Costume & Weapons

Monster Hunter 4 Features “Link” Costume & Weapons

The Legend Of Zelda fans are getting a whole lot of service given to them recently, not only has the main protagonist “Link” been featured in the new Super Smash Bros’ and Hyrule Warriors, but he is also being given a place in Capcom’s very own Monster Hunter! Capcom announced their up and coming 3DS game Monster Hunter 4 earlier in the week and have since updated their Blog with […]

Takamaru assist his way into Super Smash Bros

Takamaru assist his way into Super Smash Bros

Does anybody know where the Takamaru assist trophy comes from? Anyone whose been on the Miiverse knows that everyday Sakurai releases a pic of the day. Usually these are based on those unique little things that players may not notice and today’s pic of the day reveals the brand new Takamaru assist trophy. Chances are you’ve only heard of Takamaru thanks to his appearance as a sticker in Brawl but his actually […]

Top 10 Video Game Weapons

Top 10 Video Game Weapons

Whether it’s for the looks or for the sheer power, we all have that one weapon that we need to get our hands on when we play a solo game and during multiplayer. For me, my go to is the sniper in the Halo series, something about picking off an unsuspecting enemy at long-range is satisfying. These weapons made the list not just for their power, but for their recognition in the […]