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Join The Art Academy In This Week's Nintendo Download

by Peter Paltridgeon June 25, 2015
This week in the Nintendo Download, the latest class in Nintendo’s Art Academy is open for business! Art Academy: Home Studio contains 30 new art lessons, Miiverse sharing, and the ability to upload time-lapse videos of your creation process to YouTube. If you already own the previous AA release, Art Academy: SketchPad, you’ll be able […]

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Tom Holland Cast As New Spider-Man

by Peter Paltridgeon June 25, 2015
Yesterday Sony and Marvel Studios made it official: the new Spider-Man will be played by Tom Holland, a relative unknown who starred in the movie The Impossible and will next appear later this year in Ron Howard’s In The Heart Of The Sea (ironically opposite Chris Hemsworth, otherwise known as Thor). Studio head Tom Rothman […]
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Splatoon Sells Over One Million Copies

by Peter Paltridgeon June 24, 2015
Sometimes it pays to invest in a new property, and sometimes it REALLY pays. On May 29 Nintendo debuted its first original characters since the Pikmin fourteen years ago, and the response to Splatoon has been massive. In a new press release from Nintendo, they boast that Splatoon has had over 476,000 physical and digital […]

Pokémon Jukebox Launches on Google Play

Pokémon Jukebox Launches on Google Play

by Peter Paltridgeon June 24, 2015
Today, The Pokemon Company International announced Pokemon Jukebox, an Android app that brings together over 200 melodies from the history of the Pokemon video game franchise. In the first month tunes will be available from Pokémon Red, Blue, FireRed, LeafGreen, HeartGold, and SoulSilver; future releases for the app will include the more recent games like […]

Sony PlayStation Touts Its New Vue

Sony PlayStation Touts Its New Vue

by Alex Beanon June 22, 2015
Sony PlayStation’s Vue – its new cloud-based television service was launched in March 2015 and now has expanded to Los Angeles and San Francisco markets in an announcement made at the 2015 Electronic Entertainment Expo [E3] last week in Los Angeles…

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Review: "Star Wars Rebels: The Siege of Lothal" - The Empire Strikes Back

by Grant Whiteon June 19, 2015
My review of the series premiere of Star Wars Rebels, Disney’s first major Star Wars production since purchasing Lucasfilm, was generally positive but with misgivings. I was hopeful the show would eventually strike the same tone as its older sibling Star Wars: The Clone Wars, especially as it was being created by effectively the same […]