Every Major Announcement From the February Nintendo Direct

Nintendo’s long-anticipated February direct was streamed yesterday, and with it, a slew of brand new announcements. As mentioned before the direct, the presentation put a spotlight on Fire Emblem Three Houses. We got an extended look at story details, combat, and several new game mechanics.  In the game, you play as a mercenary who is offeredContinue reading “Every Major Announcement From the February Nintendo Direct”

GPS Episode 67: Vampyr, Fortnite’s Rocket Event, Halo TV Series, SGDQ, and More

GPS is available on all podcast services including Stitcher, iTunes, Apple Podcasts, Castbox, and all RSS feed. Episode 67 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Pros Show (GPS), is now live! It’s been a couple weeks now since E3 and the news has started pouring out again. We’re enduring a week-long heat wave that makesContinue reading “GPS Episode 67: Vampyr, Fortnite’s Rocket Event, Halo TV Series, SGDQ, and More”

Here are 2018’s “World Video Game Hall of Fame” Inductees

Every year, The Strong Museum in Rochester, New York holds a yearly event and inducts video games into their World Video game Hall of Fame. Back in March, the 2018 finalists to join the World Video Game Hall of Fame had been announced. The votes have been casted and we now how the four inductees.Continue reading “Here are 2018’s “World Video Game Hall of Fame” Inductees”

Finalists for World Video Game Hall of Fame announced

The debate of what is the greatest game of all time has been going on for decades and will continue to be debated for decades to come. Regardless of what you may think, we can all agree there have been some amazing games released over the years. The finalists for this year’s The World VideoContinue reading “Finalists for World Video Game Hall of Fame announced”

Final Fantasy VII Remake Battle System To Be Explained Soon

Details on the Final Fantasy VII remake, which is probably the most highly anticipated game remake ever, are quite sparse. There is no release date as of yet, but we can only hope that the episodic title won’t keep us waiting. One thing we do know is that the battle system has completely changed. No longer do weContinue reading “Final Fantasy VII Remake Battle System To Be Explained Soon”

Final Fantasy VII Remake: Why Aeris’ Death is Crucial

Back in 1997, Square Enix released the unforgettable journey that is Final Fantasy VII. With the consistent amount of praise that followed its release, Square recently decided to give their fans what they’ve always wanted – a Final Fantasy VII Remake. After we wiped our tears of joy at its announcement at E3 last year,Continue reading “Final Fantasy VII Remake: Why Aeris’ Death is Crucial”

Each Episode of the Final Fantasy VII Remake will be a Full-Size Game

The episodic release structure of the Final Fantasy VII remake has been the subject of some controversy, but Square Enix have offered some clarification. Rather than featuring a series of smaller episodes, it will be made up of multiple full-sized games. This means that each episode will likely be worth its price tag. The latestContinue reading “Each Episode of the Final Fantasy VII Remake will be a Full-Size Game”

Final Fantasy IX to Release in the West

Square Enix has announced Final Fantasy IX is “coming soon” to Steam in the west. This news comes on the heels of Square Enix’s reveal last month (via a post on their official website) that Final Fantasy IX would see an eastern release on PCs and smartphones. An exact release date has not been announced, but Final Fantasy IX’s Steam page lists “Early 2016”Continue reading “Final Fantasy IX to Release in the West”

Cloud from Final Fantasy VII Making His Way to Smash!

This is certainly an announcement we didn’t expect to see coming. At the end of Nintendo’s big Direct, after flooding us with information, Nintendo had one last bang to bring us. We were looking for Smash news, and this was it. A big trailer… announcing a crossover between Square Enix’s Final Fantasy. And not just Final Fantasy, but FinalContinue reading “Cloud from Final Fantasy VII Making His Way to Smash!”

The Sheep Mindset and Gaming Conventions

Thanks for stopping by – today I’ll be discussing the idea of video gaming conventions. Are gaming conventions considered overrated in this day and age, considering that a lot of these events could be live streamed on a television or computer screen? Are these events and the resulting hype solely driven by sheep-minded individuals? SideContinue reading “The Sheep Mindset and Gaming Conventions”