Easter Eggs And References For Your Holiday Weekend

Easter Eggs And References For Your Holiday Weekend

Happy Easter everyone! And of course, if you don’t celebrate, then Happy Three-Day Weekend! Regardless, here’s a list of hidden and not-so-hidden gems for your Easter weekend. Happy Hunting! Crysis 2 – Elevator Rave Who said that the C.E.L.L. army doesn’t know how to throw down and have a good party? During the chapter “Dead Man Walking”, there will be a seemingly out-of-order elevator to the immediate left of the […]

Nintendo sued over Wii U Patent Infringement

Nintendo sued over Wii U Patent Infringement

It’s a sad day for the Nintendo as Secure Axcess, a company that is “dedicated to monetization and management of Internet security patents,” is suing Nintendo of America over patent infringement concerning the Wii U. This patent was filed in 2000 and published in 2003 as a “multiscreen personal computer display and apparatus” which essentially just means a computer with multiple displays. The Wii U GamePad supposedly infringes on said […]

Super Smash Bros – Five characters they can’t leave out.

Super Smash Bros – Five characters they can’t leave out.

Super Smash Bros has been one of the most popular games for Nintendo’s flagship consoles. The platform brawler has featured all of Nintendo’s most famous characters. While the roster for the 3DS, Wii U versions still haven’t been finalized, there’s still some key characters that haven’t been announced. It’s interesting, because some of those characters have been around from the very beginning. I will be examing five unannounced characters, and […]

Nintendo To Drop Prices On Five Popular 3DS Games

Nintendo To Drop Prices On Five Popular 3DS Games

Nintendo is one of the few companies notorious for not dropping prices on their own games. Along with publisher Atlus, Nintendo’s games tend to remain at the initial release-price, even several month’s after the game has been on shelves. However, the Japanese console manufacturer and game developer will be dropping prices for some of the Nintendo 3DS’s best-selling titles. Starting on April 22, five of Nintendo’s own 3DS titles will […]

New Mario game in development

New Mario game in development

Nintendo producer Yoshiaki Koizumi has confirmed a new Mario title is currently in development – whether it is to be a 3DS or Wii U title is yet to be confirmed, Koizumi simply said “that’s still a secret!“. However, there’s the possibility the game will appear on both platforms much like Super Smash Bros 4. The confirmation comes from an upcoming feature in Edge magazine, in which Koizumi said: “I can tell you, though, that […]

The 10 most anticipated games coming this spring!

The 10 most anticipated games coming this spring!

Don’t know what to look forward to in terms of releasing games this spring? We rounded up the most highly anticipated games with release dates for all major platforms, just so you can get your gaming fix and set yourself a time-table. Whether you’re the owner of a PC, and Xbox One, a PS4 and even a Wii U, there’s definitely something worth looking forward to in the coming couple […]

Super Smash Bros Nintendo Direct Reveals New Characters, Info & Features

Super Smash Bros Nintendo Direct Reveals New Characters, Info & Features

The long awaited Nintendo Direct press announcement just concluded, and with it came a ton of information regarding both the Wii U and 3DS versions of Super Smash Bros. The game’s developer Masahiro Sakurai was present to relay all the news and he narrated the whole way through, giving us details on what to expect in the upcoming game. Version Differences He first revealed that the 3DS version will be […]

GameSpy Multiplayer Servers to Shut Down in May

GameSpy Multiplayer Servers to Shut Down in May

If you play certain Nintendo, Konami, or EA titles online, you may not be able to much longer, as the GameSpy multiplayer servers will be shutting down on May 31st. According to an IGN report, the third-party multiplayer solution will be shut down on May 31st, after playing host to some of gaming’s biggest titles and franchises, like Red Dead Redemption, Grand Theft Auto IV,  and literally hundreds of PS3, […]

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U News Coming on April 8th

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U News Coming on April 8th

Nintendo has announced a Nintendo Direct that is scheduled for Tuesday, April 8th. It will be focusing on the new Super Smash Bros. titles for 3DS and Wii U. For those who don’t know, Nintendo Direct is a broadcast that showcases Nintendo’s current and future line up of titles. The stream will take place on both Nintendo.com and Nintendo’s YouTube channel. Nintendo will be sure to drop lots of much awaited news about […]

EA’s Frostbite takes an April Fools’ Day jab at Nintendo, then the gaming community wildly overreacts

EA’s Frostbite takes an April Fools’ Day jab at Nintendo, then the gaming community wildly overreacts

Earlier today, the Twitter account @FrostbiteEngine — the official Twitter of EA’s in-house Frostbite Gaming Engine (Battlefield 4, Need for Speed, Plants vs Zombies) — sent out these April Fools’-themed messages: Frostbite now runs on the #WiiU since it is the most powerful Gen4 platform, our renderer is now optimized for Mario and Zelda. — @FrostbiteEngine Frostbite will power #HalfLife3, coming out summer 2014! #WiiU exclusive. — @FrostbiteEngine Good news, we have […]