Video Games

Dr. Mario, Jurassic Legos And Chickens In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon June 11, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, Dr. Mario is back, but if you think it’s the same old game you’ve already bought, you’re in for some surprises. Dr. Mario: Miracle Cure mixes it up with new items like the namesake Miracle Cures that have the firepower to take out multiple viruses at once. You can […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Supremacy On PS4 And PC July 2

by Peter Paltridgeon June 11, 2015
I promised the wait wouldn’t be long. Playstation 4 and PC users will get the second Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare pack, titled Supremacy, in less than a month — on July 2. And it will contain the four globe-spanning new maps you’ve heard about: Parliament, set on a cargo ship in London, Kremlin, taking […]


Marshawn Lynch To Appear In Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

by Peter Paltridgeon June 9, 2015
Activision has booked a celebrity to play a role in the latest Call of Duty game, but it might not be who you expect. The latest issue of ESPN The Magazine is a double issue with a feature article on the crossover between athletes and video games. Marshawn Lynch of the Seattle Seahawks is on […]

Life’s A Pip In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon June 4, 2015
If this week’s Nintendo Download feels a bit quiet, you can bet things will start moving in a couple weeks the second E3 rolls around. What we do have this week is Pip, a pixelly sidescroller starring a digital underdog only a few boxes wide — but don’t judge him by his blockiness; he may […]


Super Mario Bros. Inducted Into The World Video Game Hall of Fame

by Peter Paltridgeon June 4, 2015
The Strong National Museum of Play in Rochester, NY has announced the first six inductees for its brand-new World Video Game Hall of Fame, and Super Mario Bros. is one of those six. Final entrants were decided on by a committee of journalists, scholars and video game industry members. The other inductees included Pong, Pac-Man, […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Supremacy DLC Available Today for Xbox Consoles

by Peter Paltridgeon June 3, 2015
The second DLC pack for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, titled Supremacy, is now officially playable (if you’re using an XBox, that is…darn exclusivity agreements). It’s got four new battle maps, this time set around the world and enhanced with the new Exo Grapple ability: Parliament, set on a cargo ship drifting down the Thames […]

It's Official - Fallout 4 Trailer

It’s Official – Fallout 4 Trailer

by Alex Beanon June 3, 2015
After being leaked an hour before its debut, the official trailer for “Fallout 4” – available on Sony PlayStation 4, Microsoft Xbox One and PC…

Mega Man To Get New Animated Series

by Peter Paltridgeon June 2, 2015
Super fighting robot Mega Man is about to get a new lease on life. The property has been fairly dormant in recent years following the departure of Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune from Capcom, the studio behind the video game series that’s been popular with generations of fans. His only game appearance of late has […]

Gotham Is Mine - Batman: Arkham Knight Trailer

Toonzone At MCM London Comic Con May 2015 – Rocksteady Arkham Knight Panel

by Grant Whiteon June 1, 2015
Promoting Arkham Knight, the conclusion to Rocksteady’s hugely popular ‘Batman Arkham’ games, the panel consisted of game director/Rocksteady co-founder Sefton Hill, art director David Hego, character artist Albert Feliu and John Noble, voice of lead antagonist the Scarecrow. The game is set one year after the events of Arkham City. An alliance of villains, led […]

Don’t Starve While You Shoot Squid Ink On Rival Turf In This Week’s Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon May 28, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, Splatoon is finally out! Go spray-happy in Inkopolis as you compete against rival teams in crazy-fun online matches! And the PC hit Don’t Starve makes its Wii U debut in deluxe form with the Giant Edition! Buy and get a second digital copy of Don’t Starve that you can […]