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New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 19, 2014

New Video Game Releases October 19

The new video game releases for the week of October 19, 2014 are here, and the notable releases this week are not on the platforms you would probably expect. Instead of the PlayStation 4 juggernaut and the Xbox One leading the pack, the Wii U and the PC are leading the charge with some of… Read more »

First ‘Mario Kart 8’ DLC Includes Link Master Cycle

Link Master Cycle Mario Kart 8 DLC

Nintendo gave more details on the first Mario Kart 8 DLC on Twitter today including Link’s Master Cycle. The Master Cycle is part of the first DLC pack for #MK8 and has plenty of horse power. pic.twitter.com/FbrW7r977R — Nintendo of America (@NintendoAmerica) October 15, 2014 Nintendo has planned to release two DLC packs for Mario… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 12, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of October 12

The new video game releases for the week of October 12, 2014 will continue to thin your wallet, as the final months of the year continue their deluge of big releases. Headlining the new video games for this week is a new port of Minecraft, the latest survival horror game from Resident Evil creator Shinji… Read more »

New Smash Bros. Game Finally Released — Is It As Good As The Others?

Smash Bros. 3DS Cover art

The highly anticipated new addition to the Super Smash Bros. series has finally been released for Nintendo 3DS. Six years have passed since the last Smash Bros. game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl for the Wii. This Smash Bros. game marks the first time that the hit fighting franchise has migrated to handheld gaming platforms. How… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of October 5, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week of October 5

The new video game releases for the week of October 5, 2014 are here, and if you thought you were poor after last week’s games, hold onto your wallets. There are a lot of games that are vying for your attention (and money) this week. Alien: Isolation is leading the charge for this week’s list… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ for 3DS Bug Causes Giant Characters

Super Smash Bros 3DS Giant Bug

A Super Smash Bros for 3DS bug is making the rounds on YouTube today, adding to what is already good sized list of bugs for the debut of Super Smash Bros. on the handheld Nintendo 3DS. Most bugs are fairly innocuous, and unless they affect game play, most people find them fodder for internet memes… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 28, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week of September 28

One thing is certain, and that’s the fact that Sony continues to dominate the quantity of content for the new video game releases for the week of September 28. The PlayStation platform holder has been holding a steady stream of content week after week while the Xbox platform is slowly catching up as we move… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of September 14, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week Of September 14

The amount of new video game releases for the week of September 14, 2014 is surprisingly robust considering the giant sphere of Destiny is still looming over the gaming world. While none of these games are first person shooters or MMO’s, they are still brave to come out from under The Traveler’s shadow. In the… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 24

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Its Madden season as evident by the new video game releases for the week of August 24. The annual football franchise releases its latest chapter ahead of the official start of the NFL season and the traditional signal for the end of the summer drought with the giant white sphere of Destiny slowly rising in… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week of August 10, 2014

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Sony is going to great lengths to keep the summer drought at bay with another solid batch of new video game releases for the week of August 10, 2014. Absolutely nothing is releasing on the Xbox One this week, continuing a very long stretch for Microsoft’s latest next-gem console. The Xbox 360 will see the… Read more »

Nintendo Indie Developers Lose Dan Adelman As Indie Program Runner

Nintendo Indie Developers Dan Adelman

Nintendo Indie Developers lost Dan Adelman as the Indie program runner at Nintendo of America. In a tweet from Adelman’s personal Twitter account, he confirmed that he reached an arrangement with Nintendo of America which included his no longer working there. Happy to announce I reached an arrangement w/ @NintendoAmerica whereby I can tweet again…. Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of August 3

Sony dominates another week of new video game releases for the week of August 3, 2014. With the Xbox 360 receiving two new titles this week and the Xbox One getting nothing until later in August with Metro Redux, Sony is releasing a bevy of indie titles as well as a rather interesting game featuring… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27, 2014

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 27

Someone missed the memo about the summer drought with the new video game releases for the week of July 27, 2014. There are a good amount of games dropping this week and while many of them are ports, collections, or remasters, there are some titles that you should give some serious thought to picking up…. Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of July 20, 2014

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 20

The new video game releases for the week of June 20, 2014 continue the slow drip that defines the summer release schedule. Both consoles and PC are as barren as the desert as it was last week with only a few droppings of spice to liven up the otherwise bleak landscape. Forza: Motorsport 5: Racing… Read more »

‘Super Smash Bros.’ 3DS Tournament Planned for San Diego Comic-Con

Super Smash Bros 3DS Tournament

Nintendo has announced a Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament to be held during the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con. This is the second official Nintendo sponsored tournament event after the Smash Invitational held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles during the week of E3. The Super Smash Bros. 3DS tournament will be the first major… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 6, 2014

New Video Game Releases for the Week of July 6

The new video game releases for the week of July 6 signify the start of the traditional summer drought when compared to the previous week’s release schedule. The meager releases for this week’s crop of games does not leave a good deal to be desired in terms of content. A Wolf, a pirate and orange… Read more »

Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console Release Could Be Coming Soon

Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console Release

It is no secret the Wii U has had a hard start, but with strong offerings such as a Super Mario 64 Wii U Virtual Console release in the near future, hinted on the Nintendo Virtual Console site, could help Nintendo’s console turn things around sooner rather than later. The Virtual Console on the Wii… Read more »

‘Mario Kart 8’ Driving Wii U Sales But Will It Be Enough?

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Prior to the release of Mario Kart 8, sales of the Nintendo’s Wii U console could charitably be called disappointing. The latest iteration in the Mario Kart franchise appears to be just what Dr. Mario ordered but will it be enough to turn the tide against three straight annual losses posted by the company? According… Read more »

Zelda Wii U: Where Does It Fall On The Timeline?

Zelda Wii U

Nintendo made every Zelda fan excited today when they showed off some gorgeous footage from the upcoming Zelda Wii U release (2015). The most impressive aspect – the one that has everyone talking – is the addition of an open world that the player can explore freely (a la Skyrim). The large world building of… Read more »

New Video Game Releases For The Week Of June 8, 2014

New Video Game Releases Week June 8

Unless you are a PC gamer, the new video game releases for the week of June 8, 2014 do not have much to offer. For the indie PC gaming crowd however, this is a great week with some highly anticipated games making their way onto PC and Mac via Steam. The first new video game… Read more »

Mario Kart 8 Released: Here Are The Best New Features

Mario Kart 8 released

The much-anticipated Mario Kart 8 hit stores yesterday, and it’s is already seeing tons of high praise. The latest installment, which is only available on the Wii U, includes 32 racetracks (16 brand new, 16 repurposed classics), 30 different drivers, and 26 vehicles to choose from. This 8th version of the game most definitely expands… Read more »

New Video Game Releases for the Week of May 18

New Video Game Releases Week May 18

The new video game releases for the week of May 18 again favor Sony’s PlayStation platform. Only one new release is slated for the Xbox platforms, with one collection title for the Xbox 360. Though, with Watch Dogs releasing next week, Wolfenstien is really the only big budget game fighting for a place on your… Read more »

Super Smash Bros. 4: Here’s What’s Been Revealed

Super Smash Bros 4 released in fall

There’s been much hype and anticipation surrounding the release of Nintendo’s latest Super Smash Bros. 4, out on the Nintendo 3DS this summer and WiiU this fall. Over the coming months, there’s been a slow trickle of teasers, clips, artwork, and new characters, all to build hype over what most hope will be the best… Read more »

Mario Kart 8: New Trailer Shows Awesome New Features [VIDEO]

Mario Kart 8

Nintendo released a brand new trailer for their next installment in the Mario Kart series, Mario Kart 8. This new trailer also showed off some brand new features never before used in previous titles, and they are interesting. According to the Official Nintento Magazine UK, the new trailer for Mario Kart 8 focused primarily on… Read more »