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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Review

THE DEFINITIVE PARTY GAME

Let me set the scene: It is 11 PM on a Friday, ten of my friends are sitting around the big screen (beer in hand) as we focus our unblinking attention to Dark Samus, Wario, and Donkey Kong decking it out on Brinstar. Amid the cheers and the insults, Meta Ridley comes swooping down, knocking everyone off the map. The tide of battle shifts as everyone targets the flying purple foe. In the rush of the excitement, I quickly realized that gaming hasn’t given me a similar experience in nearly a decade. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U is a force to be reckoned with, merging nostalgia and polish into what is definitively the best party game of this generation. Continue reading Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Review

Did Ubisoft Do Enough to Atone for Buggy Assassin’s Creed Release?

On this week’s MONG Podcast, the team discussed some of this week’s biggest gaming news like a game breaking bug in the newest Super Smash Bros update, PlayStation Vita’s misleading ads, Level-5’s upcoming new PS4 game, and Ubisoft’s apology for releasing a buggy game.   Continue reading Did Ubisoft Do Enough to Atone for Buggy Assassin’s Creed Release?

Has Super Smash Bros. Convinced You to Buy a Wii U?

On this week’s MONG Podcast, the team discussed some of this week’s biggest gaming news like Super Smash Bros. for Wii U breaking sales records, World of Warcraft’s rise in subscribers, Evolve’s DLC plan, Ori and the Blind Forest’s delay, Tales from the Borderlands’ sudden release, and Dark Souls II being released on current gen consoles! Continue reading Has Super Smash Bros. Convinced You to Buy a Wii U?

Can Ubisoft Fix Assassin’s Creed Unity’s Framerate Issues?

On this week’s MONG Podcast, the team discussed some of this week’s biggest gaming news like Assassin’s Creed Unity’s framerate issues, Halo: The Master Chief Collection’s matchmaking issues, the Fallout 4 hoax, the latest Nintendo Direct, Square Enix’s expectations for Final Fantasy XV’s release date and much more.   Continue reading Can Ubisoft Fix Assassin’s Creed Unity’s Framerate Issues?