Tag Archives: Nintendo

Wicked Cool Toys and Their Wicked Amount of Pokemon Toys

With Pokemon fandom growing year after year, Wicked Cool Toys showed off a massive amount of figures, plushes, and cosplay accessories at the New York Toy fair this year. With the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie to boot, I haven’t been this excited or impressed by the upcoming lineup of goodies!

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Flat Heroes Review

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Flat Heroes, by Parallel Circles, provides a deceptively challenging adventure through a minimalistic approach. A loosely tied story, paired with a dynamic multiplayer system provides a quick-paced experience for players to enjoy.  Continue reading Flat Heroes Review

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Makes the Switch Over to Nintendo’s New Console

Nintendo’s mini Direct offered a glimpse at titles arriving to the Nintendo Switch in the early part of 2018. Donkey Kong will make his Switch debut when Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze releases in May. Continue reading Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Makes the Switch Over to Nintendo’s New Console

Vaccine Review

THROWBACK HORROR

 

One needs only to glance at my history as a writer to see that Resident Evil is my favorite video game series. Specifically the first three titles, which both established and subsequently improved upon the survival horror genre on Sony’s PlayStation. While that type of game, with tank controls and static camera angles, are viewed today as relics of the past, Rainy Night CreationsVaccine may be a vital shot in the arm for this dormant genre. Continue reading Vaccine Review

Preorders have become a huge problem


The concept of the preorder is as simple as it is popular. Excited about an upcoming game or product? Put some money down and get it the same time it hits store shelves. It was a perfect way for consumers to both express excitement about a release and ensure their place as an early-adopter. There was always an inherent risk to preordering, but recent years have seen the practice becoming increasingly distorted and toxic. From limited supplies to vigilant scalpers, preordering has gone from an insurance policy to a necessity – forcing interested customers to act or be left behind. And that’s just hardware; software preorders continue to lure in potential buyers with exclusive bonuses and heavily doctored trailers. Long story short, preorders are out of control.

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