Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Out this Year

Capcom Unity announced today that Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 will release in August on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. There have been no announcements for Nintendo 3DS or Switch. The collection will include Mega Man 7, Mega Man 8, and Mega Man 9/10 and is priced at $19.99. It also features an “extra armor”Continue reading “Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Out this Year”

A Pokémon Direct Streams Tomorrow with Big News

Pokémon fans have a reason to be excited because there’s big news on the way. Tomorrow, June 6th, at 7am PST there will be a special Pokémon Direct streaming via Nintendo. Curiously enough, this news takes place roughly a week before E3, perhaps leaving room for other big Nintendo announcements during the convention. Though weContinue reading “A Pokémon Direct Streams Tomorrow with Big News”

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review (3DS)

Fire Emblem Gaiden on the Famicom was considered the black sheep of the Fire Emblem series. With changes to the fundamental gameplay and dungeon crawling elements, this title quickly stood out amongst its peers. That game was finally remade on the Nintendo 3DS, and reborn as Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia. Echoes, as IContinue reading “Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review (3DS)”

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Preview

What a comeback Fire Emblem has had in the past several years. Back when Fire Emblem Awakening released, the series had underperformed to the extent that Awakening was to be the last game for the series. Defying all expectations critically and commercially, the series was revitalized on the Nintendo 3DS with the release of FireContinue reading “Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Preview”

Zero Time Dilemma Set for PS4 Release Later this Year

The final entry in Zero Escape trilogy is set to release on PS4 later this year in North America. Zero Time Dilemma, along with its predecessors Virtue’s Last Reward and 999 lived primarily on handheld consoles, and developed a significant cult following. The first two games in the trilogy were also released on PS4 asContinue reading “Zero Time Dilemma Set for PS4 Release Later this Year”

Nintendo Direct Coming April 12th

Nintendo with be hosting another “Nintendo Direct” later this week focusing on the Switch’s upcoming roster of games. On the official Nintendo website the company explains that the approaching event is “focused mainly on ARMS and Splatoon 2.” ARMS is scheduled for release some time this year, and Splatoon 2 is also due for aContinue reading “Nintendo Direct Coming April 12th”

Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World (3DS) Review

Poochy and Yoshi are back in a craft-inspired pastel adventure! Kamek is up to no good once again, turning all of the yarn Yoshi into skeins and absconding with them. As one of the few Yoshi remaining, it’s up to the player to work through 6 worlds worth of levels and bosses to recover hisContinue reading “Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World (3DS) Review”

Nintendo Financial Results Show 3DS Sales Rising, While Wii U Sales Fall Sharply

The Nintendo financial results have been posted for the first nine months of the fiscal year. As well an overall increase in profit for the same nine-month period of the last year (see image below), the results show a 10% increase in 3DS hardware sales and 20% increase in 3DS software sales on a year-on-year basis. AContinue reading “Nintendo Financial Results Show 3DS Sales Rising, While Wii U Sales Fall Sharply”

Pokémon Sun and Moon Review (3DS)

Perhaps one of the most anticipated Nintendo 3DS titles of 2016, Pokémon Sun and Moon finally released to the world on November 18 and in Europe on November 23. The titles open the door for the seventh generation of the series, and brings forth some of the most unique gameplay experiences for the mainline titles, takingContinue reading “Pokémon Sun and Moon Review (3DS)”

Nintendo Direct 09/16 Abridged

Above is the latest batch of announcements from Nintendo in their video presentation, this time centering around the 3DS, 3DS XL, and *New* 3DS. Below is a highlights reel of what’s coming Nintendo’s line of handheld consoles over the rest of the year. Snorlax gets Heavy in Pokemon Sun and Moon For those who purchaseContinue reading “Nintendo Direct 09/16 Abridged”

Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review (3DS)

It’s no secret that Metroid Prime: Federation Force isn’t the game that fans of the series wanted. However, this Prime spin-off attempts to stand on its own as a multiplayer cooperative first-person shooter. And yet, despite similar shooting mechanics, Federation Force has little to do with Metroid outside of its branding. Samus Aran is oftenContinue reading “Metroid Prime: Federation Force Review (3DS)”