Nintendo’s Amiibo have been hugely successful since day one, with the game maker raking in tons of cash from these small, plastic collectibles with NFC tags embedded within them. Clearly this benefits Nintendo nicely, but are these figures good for the customer? As it turns out, no — and it may even be worse than downloadable content (DLC). Continue reading Nintendo’s Amiibo Are Worse Than DLC Season Passes
Welcome to the world of the MONG Podcast, you’re welcome here and I’m running out of things to say to start these descriptions off. This week was one full of interesting rumors, new and solemn stories. From the cancellation of the would-be Minotaur adventure Gypsum to the reveal of the Bloodborne board game, we even cover the failed reveal of BioWare’s new IP and Evolution shuttering their doors. Keep yourself up to date (mostly) with MONG Podcast. Continue reading MONG Podcast 117 | Skins (Not the TV Show)
This week marks the tenth anniversary of the Xbox 360, Microsoft’s second system in the gaming industry. Say what you will about the Xbox 360 with its flaws like the infamous Red Ring of Death. I went through two systems. The Xbox 360 was a powerhouse for the last generation of gaming, and if it wasn’t for that system things like a friends list for online play and achievements wouldn’t be here today. Continue reading Jesse Webster’s Top 10 Xbox 360 Games of All Time
With another E3 down, I believe that this will be the one to remember for a long time to come. Microsoft, Sony, Bethesda, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Square Enix, and EA all dropped bombshells that made even the worst conference worth watching. With the show finished, I felt that I should share my picks of E3 2015. These are my picks alone and no one else’s. Continue reading Jesse Webster’s Picks Of E3 2015
The Halo Championship Series was delayed one week due to the current matchmaking and online issues.
343 Industries continues to feed updates to players about the status of Halo: The Master Chief Collection current server and matchmaking issues. Continue reading Updated: Halo’s Matchmaking Fixes are in the Works