Super Smash Bros.

New Update For Super Smash Bros. Coming Soon

by Todd Blackon July 31, 2015
Between numerous free updates for Splatoon, and the continued support of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS, Nintendo is doing very well in terms of free gaming downloadable content as of late. And for the latter, a new update is coming soon for Super Smash Bros., which will feature much new content. The […]

Nintendo’s “Quality Of Life” Device Revealed?

by Todd Blackon July 26, 2015
Recently, over the last few years to be precise, Nintendo has focused not only on making games, but making games that help the gamer as well. This includes mind testing games like Brain Age, physical activity games like Wii Sports, Wii Fit, and more. A new initiative that came from these products was called the “Quality of […]


Masahiro Sakurai Says Goodbye to Lifelong Friend Satoru Iwata

by Todd Blackon July 24, 2015
It’s been almost two weeks since the death of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata. Many are still taking the time to mourn him, which shows just how much love and respect he had earned in his life. Most fittingly, his friend and fellow developer at Hal Laboratory, Masahiro Sakurai, has penned a stirring eulogy for Iwata. Thanks to […]
Pokken Tournament

Pokken Tournament Producer Says It Isn’t a Simple Tekken Reskin

by Todd Blackon July 16, 2015
It’s natural to think that when a certain franchise gets made by a certain developer, that the tone and style will adapt to that company’s strengths. Look no further than Hyrule Warriors, which adapted the characters of The Legend of Zelda, but tied them into the gameplay of Dynasty Warriors. The results were successful, and […]


Games You Might Have Missed: Code Name S.T.E.A.M.

by Todd Blackon July 14, 2015
There are times when you just can’t play every game. Sometimes, it’s a title that gets lost in the shuffle of big name titles. Or, you can only choose one game at the time, and then by the time you’re ready to get the game you didn’t before, there’s a new one you want to […]
Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata Has Passed Away at 55

by Todd Blackon July 12, 2015
It is with a heavy heart that I must say that Mr. Satoru Iwata, the President of Nintendo, has passed away at the age of 55. Mr. Iwata died of a growth in his bile duct. Iwata had a series of health issues recently, but it was believed that he was getting better.  It was in fact due […]


Nintendo NFC Reader Release Date Revealed?

by Todd Blackon July 9, 2015
For the Amiibo’s, part of the appeal is that not only can you use them for your Wii U, which has a built in reader for them, but also on your 3DS, which has games that allow Amiibo support. These include titles such as Super Smash Bros., Code Name Steam, and upcoming titles like Animal […]

Mighty No.9 Getting Live-Action Movie

by Todd Blackon July 8, 2015
It may seem that a bunch of the Kickstarters that you see or hear about these days are from big name writers, developers, or titans of their industry trying to get their product off the ground via their name recognition. And in a way you’re right. However, this wasn’t always the case. In fact, you […]