Category Archives: Aaron Dobbe

Nintendo Power Hour Episode 4 – RIP Iwata

In this week’s episode of Nintendo Power Hour, Lucy and Aaron look back on the incredible life of Satoru Iwata.  Continue reading Nintendo Power Hour Episode 4 – RIP Iwata

Deception IV: The Nightmare Princess Review (Vita)

PAIN IS GOOD

Last year saw the release of Deception IV: Blood Ties, a somewhat puzzly action RPG with an unusual premise: instead of attacking your enemies, you lay traps for them to walk into. Much like another Koei Tecmo title, Dead or Alive 5 Last Round, the game has been rereleased with some new content in order to get it on the PS4, with Vita and PS3 getting digital releases. This new version, Deception IV: The Nightmare Princess, features an extensive new campaign with a new main character, but is it worth buying the game again? Continue reading Deception IV: The Nightmare Princess Review (Vita)

Iwata’s Legacy: MONG’s Favorite Nintendo Memories

Satoru Iwata was more than the President of Nintendo Company, more than a programmer, even more than a gamer. Satoru Iwata was a visionary that helped shape the gaming industry that we see today. If it wasn’t for his forethought, creativity, and dedication, many of us might not have the famous video game characters that we enjoy on a daily basis.

Middle of Nowhere Gaming wanted to commemorate Satoru Iwata by sharing some of our fondest Nintendo memories. Below are some of our memories: Continue reading Iwata’s Legacy: MONG’s Favorite Nintendo Memories

Nintendo Power Hour Episode 2 – Nintendo Book Club

In the second episode of Nintendo Power Hour, Lucy and Aaron discuss their E3 2015 Game of the Shows, the prospect of exclusive Shovel Knight content on Nintendo platforms and introduce the Nintendo Power Hour Book Club. Continue reading Nintendo Power Hour Episode 2 – Nintendo Book Club

You Must Build a Boat Review

GRINDING FOR THE GRIND’S SAKE

You Must Build a Boat is both the title and the objective of the latest effort from EightyEight Games. A follow-up to their previous game, 10000000, this game features a similar combination of frantic match-3 action with RPG-style combat and progression. There’s a lot more to it this time around – everything has been expanded in some way. Do the new features buoy a simple formula to new heights, or do they drag it down beneath the waves? Continue reading You Must Build a Boat Review

Nintendo Power Hour Episode 1 – Spoiler Alert: Purple Link Dies

Welcome to the first ever episode of Nintendo Power Hour! Whoop! Whoop! Otherwise known as Middle of Nowhere Gaming’s all Nintendo podcast, and we hope you come along for the ride! Continue reading Nintendo Power Hour Episode 1 – Spoiler Alert: Purple Link Dies

MONG Reaction: Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leak

Earlier this week, Koei Tecmo leaked that Hyrule Warriors will be coming to the Nintendo 3DS, so Lucy and Aaron decided to discuss their opinions on the upcoming Hyrule Warriors 3DSContinue reading MONG Reaction: Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leak