Why Games as Service are a Horrible Idea
Earlier this week, Google announced Stadia, a streaming game service where you can play games by streaming them from Google’s servers across the internet. It was a bold move from the tech giant, given the competitive nature of today’s video game industry, but also one that could theoretically pay off should Google replace Sony, Microsoft, […]
Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring the Legend of Zelda Announced for Switch!
Okay, here’s a quick question for you all. When you see an indie game presentation, what sort of titles do you expect to see featured there? We’re gonna guess it’s mostly smaller titles. Mostly small one offs heading to the eShop, with a couple of more substantial ones like Shovel Knight, A Hat in Time […]
Online Multiplayer is Coming to the Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time
Have you ever wanted to play Ocarina of Time with friends online? Felt a 3D game would be more interesting with said mechanics than one like Four Swords? Maybe just wondered how a Zelda MMORPG could work? If so, your options right now are limited to say the least. Oh sure, there is some basic […]
Cuphead is Headed to the Nintendo Switch
As announced today at GDC 2019, Nintendo have announced that 30s cartoon style platformer Cuphead will indeed be released on the Nintendo Switch. Due for a release on April 18th this year, the title maintains all the same content as the versions on Microsoft Windows and Xbox One, offering fans another chance to take on […]
Mario Kart DS Mod Remakes Mario Kart 7 and 8 Courses for the DS
When it comes to mods for the Mario Kart series, what’s the first game that comes to mind? Well if you’re like most people, it’s probably Mario Kart Wii. That game’s received thousands of custom tracks, hundreds of custom characters and more other mods than you can shake a stick at. Or maybe it’s Mario […]
Mario & Luigi Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr’s Minions Update Breaks Sound Test
Recently, you may recall how Nintendo released an update for Mario & Luigi Bowser’s Inside Story + Bowser Jr’s Journey on the 3DS. Designed to fix a game breaking bug that left players stuck in Dimble Wood, the patch also saved any files broken by the bug in the first place, making the game more […]
Dwarf Fortress is Coming to Steam, Complete With New Art Style
For those who aren’t aware, Dwarf Fortress is an… interesting experience. Designed by a two man company called Bay 12 Games, the title pits you in the role of a chieftain running a fortress filled with dwarves in a randomly generated world. Well that’s the simple way of explaining it. The more accurate explanation is […]
Bianco Hills is now a Kingdom in Super Mario Odyssey!
Ever since Super Mario Odyssey was released back in October 2017, fans have wondered when the game would be receiving a major DLC pack. After all, it did incredibly well in both reviews and sales, and Nintendo themselves have stated that DLC support for their major Switch titles would be a thing for years to […]
Are Home Run Contest and Stage Builder Returning to Super Smash Bros Ultimate?
As Super Smash Bros fans now know, neither Home Run Contest nor Stage Builder returned in Super Smash Bros Ultimate. Indeed, along with the traditional All Star Mode and Break the Targets, said features are nowhere to be seen in the title, with their absence being sorely missed by many in the fanbase as a […]
Nintendo Announces Labo VR Kit
Ever since the failure of the Virtual Boy, there has been a ton of speculation about when Nintendo would next try out the technology. We’ve seen stories about how the Wii may make use of it, with Virtual Reality adding an extra bit of immersion to the motion control setup. We’ve seen comments about how […]
New Donkey Kong 64 Mod Adds Character Switching at Will
Released for the Nintendo 64 back in the bygone days of 1999, Donkey Kong 64 was an extremely popular title in its day. Meant as a successor to Rare’s Donkey Kong Country games on the SNES, the game offered a 3D collectathon platformer with tons of interesting worlds to explore, characters to play as and […] View More Stories