• Why Nintendo Won’t Ever Really ‘Die’ No Matter What

    As the talks about the underperforming Wii U and Nintendo’s two consecutive years in a row of bringing in losses permeates through the online gaming...

    As the talks about the underperforming Wii U and Nintendo’s two consecutive years in a row of bringing in losses permeates through the online gaming community there seems to be one topic that keeps popping up, either explicit or implied; the death of Nintendo. Even when there is no mention of Nintendo’s “death,” fans tend...
  • Is Nintendo Lacking Online Growth?

    The Wii U’s launch has had its ups and downs, though the approaching January filled with almost zero game releases from Nintendo (aka one) can’t...

    The Wii U’s launch has had its ups and downs, though the approaching January filled with almost zero game releases from Nintendo (aka one) can’t be too good for the console. With one of the Wii U’s most popular games, Black Ops II,  online attendance has been mediocre at best, and this is during launch...
  • Microsoft Press Conference Predictions

    It’s been nearly three months since Sony revealed the PlayStation 4 and signaled the first shot in the next generation of console gaming (no offense...

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    It’s been nearly three months since Sony revealed the PlayStation 4 and signaled the first shot in the next generation of console gaming (no offense to Nintendo).  Since then Sony has been making good use of their headstart, announcing a handful of AAA titles, rounding out their independent library, and dominating that mind share of...
  • The Finger Fix: Storing Bodies Using Cloud Storage

    Yeah it’s true, I like getting my hands super dirty with technology.  But for the most part I just opt-out of professionalism and end up...

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    Yeah it’s true, I like getting my hands super dirty with technology.  But for the most part I just opt-out of professionalism and end up projectile-vomiting morbid but useful information..about technology..so that I can actually stand droning on about it.  I mean, who actually wants to talk about how you can store your hour(s) long...
  • Top 5 Free-to-Play Indie MMOs

    Recently the overlooked indie MMO Love was turned free-to-play and has finally garnered the steam it deserves. However, it isn’t the only indie MMO out...

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    Recently the overlooked indie MMO Love was turned free-to-play and has finally garnered the steam it deserves. However, it isn’t the only indie MMO out there worth a look. Here are five indie MMOs that are all free to play and worth a try. 5) Face of Mankind This MMO is distinct because you can...
  • Kung Fu Strike

    Do you like punching things?  How about kicking?  What if I told you that there’s a game where you can punch AND kick people?  A...

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    Do you like punching things?  How about kicking?  What if I told you that there’s a game where you can punch AND kick people?  A lot.  And get punched and kicked in return for hours on end?  That’s what you do in Kung Fu Strike: The Warrior’s Rise, a new hardcore brawler for Xbox and...
  • WWE 2K15 MyCareer Mode Flaw: Lack of Current Roster Superstars

    2K Games has revealed the details of MyCareer Mode for the upcoming WWE 2K15 release. Certain details were already well known beforehand. Fans knew that...

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    2K Games has revealed the details of MyCareer Mode for the upcoming WWE 2K15 release. Certain details were already well known beforehand. Fans knew that WWE’s developmental program, WWE NXT, would be featured in the game. Essentially, players are able to take a wrestler from the start of his/her career from NXT to the main...
  • Nintendo Amiibo Store Exclusives: Brilliant Business Strategy

    Nintendo Amiibo fever is in full swing. The train has left the station, and there is literally no stopping it. Retailers are now carrying store...

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    Nintendo Amiibo fever is in full swing. The train has left the station, and there is literally no stopping it. Retailers are now carrying store exclusive Amiibo figurines. Target specifically is carrying its own store exclusive Amiibo figurine featuring Rosalina & Luma (they are packaged together as one figurine). According to Amiibo Inquirer, so much...
  • Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm

    Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty quickly became one of the most popular RTS games in history, as well as a huge platform for competitive gaming....

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    Starcraft 2: Wings of Liberty quickly became one of the most popular RTS games in history, as well as a huge platform for competitive gaming. This set the stage for Starcraft 2’s second installment, Heart of the Swarm. With as huge a following that Starcraft has as both a story, as well as an eSport,...
  • What Can We Expect From New MMOs?

    With a plethora of MMOs constantly being released, there are a few elements that seem to be missing in all of them. Commercials focus on...

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    With a plethora of MMOs constantly being released, there are a few elements that seem to be missing in all of them. Commercials focus on the genre of the game when they talk about plot, rather than the actual plot details, and will always emphasize customization even if it’s a low level of customization compared...