Video Games

Watch Nintendo’s Quirky Adorkable Miitomo Promo

by Peter Paltridgeon March 31, 2016
Nintendo uploaded the long version of their American Miitomo ad today, promoting their first big entry into the phone app business. But before we watch it, let’s take a look at what the Japanese audience saw: Now this is what we get: It’s one of the very rare instances where the American ad is much […]

Call Of Duty Black Ops 3: Eclipse Announced For April 19

by Peter Paltridgeon March 31, 2016
Activision said they’d be telling us all about the second Black Ops 3 expansion pack today, and they kept to their word. Here are the four new maps that will be included in Black Ops 3: Eclipse, one of which is a remake of an old-time favorite: ·         Spire: Spire takes Multiplayer combat to a […]


This April, Chroma Is Coming To Destiny

by Peter Paltridgeon March 31, 2016
Yesterday on Twitch, Bungie announced the new material we’re getting in Destiny’s April update. The update will introduce a new material called Chroma that can be found in four different colors: white, red, yellow and blue. Apply Chroma to your weapons and armor, and you can make them glow Tron-style in the designated color. There […]
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Experience A Lovely Planet In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon March 31, 2016
This week, the Nintendo Download is a bit sleepier than it’s been for the past few weeks. All the big March releases have happened, and all the big April releases are weeks away. Thus, we have as our big March 31 title something called “Lovely Planet.” A demo for this was released all the way […]

Free Is A Very Good Price – Sony PlayStation 4 Free Games Revealed For April 2016

by Alex Beanon March 31, 2016
Sony PlayStation4 unveiled their free games for April 2016 – “Dead Star” and “Zombi” – provided, of course, that you are a PlayStation Plus member…

Backyard Sports Moves To The Front With Feature Film

by Alex Beanon March 30, 2016
Popular video game “Backyard Sports” which allows players to play with professional athletes as kids is the latest video game making the jump from small screen to big screen and being made into a feature film. The video game features professional sports stars from all the major American team sports including the NBA [basketball], NFL […]

Your New Oculus Rift Will Come With Farlands

by Alex Beanon March 29, 2016
What’s “Farlands” you may both legitimately ask and expect some sort of viable response? Well, it is this alien world where…aw, never mind…here’s a 49-second glimpse into what it is [sorta kinda]

Bungie Reveals New Updates For Destiny: The Taken King

by Peter Paltridgeon March 24, 2016
“The Taken King is dead. Yet still his armies yet claw at our worlds. Even as you led the assault on the Dreadnaught, a powerful would-be Taken Prince fled for the safety of the shadows. Hunt him down before he grows too powerful.” So goes the narrative to the big update hitting Destiny next month. […]


Linkle Has Arrived In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon March 24, 2016
This week in the Nintendo Download, Hyrule Warriors Legends is finally out! It’s got all the action of the Wii U original, plus new characters like the already-popular genderflipped Linkle. Just be prepared to pay through the nose — this game has a Season Pass, plus you can only play it in 3D if you […]
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New XBox One Update Adds 360 Games, 16-Person Chat

by Peter Paltridgeon March 23, 2016
The XBox One’s new backwards compatibility feature is pretty keen, but what if you don’t own one of those old discs and don’t feel like hunting around the used game bins to find one? Today that problem was solved: Microsoft introduced a new firmware update to their console that will let consumers buy XBox 360 […]