Nintendo Reveals Changes Made And Not Made In Fire Emblem Fates

by Todd Blackon January 22, 2016
Fire Emblem Fates aims to be a very different kind of Fire Emblem game. Going so far as to have same gender marriages and other interesting story elements in the title. However, via the Japanese release, some of these decisions have come under fire. Mostly, a character was said to be going under a “gay […]

Virtual Console Versions Of Original Pokemon Games Won’t Allow Restore Points!

by Todd Blackon January 20, 2016
The original Pokemon games, Red, Blue, Yellow, and even the Japanese only Green versions have come to the Nintendo Virtual Console on the 3DS. However, unlike other Virtual Console games on the 3DS, two key features won’t be available. First is the Restore Point option, which allows you to do a save point virtually anywhere […]


What Are The Best Selling Games From 2015? Find Out Here!

by Todd Blackon January 14, 2016
Sales are everything in the world of video games, and for December, and the year that was 2015, there were numerous big titles that released. NPD has unveiled who were some of the big winners, including who was the best in both the month of December, and in 2015 full stop. The December top 10 list […]

50% Of Americans Play Video Games Says Pew Research

by Todd Blackon December 21, 2015
Since the 80’s, when video games truly became a genre all their own, many have wondered just how many played them. Sure, when it was just a quarter, it was easy for someone to go into a video arcade and have fun. Now though, with consoles and games costing a lot of money, it’s not […]


Zelda Producer Talks The Rise Of Linkle

by Todd Blackon December 8, 2015
One of the more interesting things to come of the upcoming port Hyrule Warriors Legends, is the arrival of a character called Linkle. Who many are describing as the true “Female Link”, as she looks like the female version of the legendary character Link. According to an interview from IGN, Koei Tecmo actually originally pitched […]

Next Xenoblade Game Will Focus More On Story If Made

by Todd Blackon December 4, 2015
One of the big holiday releases for Nintendo just came out in the form of Xenoblade Chronicles X. The sequel to the popular Xenoblade Chronicles. Though time will tell if the game is successful enough to get a sequel, the game’s director Tetsuya Takahashi is already in idea mode for what it will be like. […]

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Nintendo CEO Is Not Aiming To Make NX The “Next Wii Or Wii U”

by Todd Blackon December 3, 2015
It’s not uncommon for business to want to make the next version of their latest product an upgrade or advance of the product that worked before, after all, it’s that kind of brand familiarity that makes fans want to come to them. That being said, if you stick too much to what you’ve done, and […]
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Level 5 Wants To Bring Franchises To Wii U/NX

by Todd Blackon November 24, 2015
The backbone of any gaming platform, whether it’s handhelds or consoles, is being able to support it with titles from big name studios. For Nintendo, while it does this well for some of it’s platforms, it seems to struggle getting it for others. For example, while the 3DS is doing well, very well by many […]