NEWS – Xbox Deals With Gold for the Week of May 21, 2019

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through May 27, 2019. There is also a massive Backwards Compatible sale. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes ACA NEOGEO Aero Fighters 2 Xbox One Game 50% DWG ACA NEOGEO Savage Reign Xbox One Game 50% DWG ACA NEOGEO Super Sidekicks 2 …

REVIEW – Redout: Lightspeed Edition (Switch)

Zero Gravity Racing Redout is the latest high-speed F-Zero-type racer now available on Nintendo Switch as the Lightspeed Edition which includes a bunch of free DLC. With a unique control scheme and tons of single player content, there is enough here to justify the higher $40 price point. While these are F-Zero/Wipeout style futuristic vehicles …

BLOG – Check out this Super Mario toy from 1989

I was cleaning my closet when I found this super old Super Mario toy in a box. Totally forgot I had this thing. Made by Applause in 1989, this figure is a beaut! Just look at this thing. I actually obtained this rare and obscure toy during the N64 era. Back then, I had a …

REVIEW – Car Trader (Switch)

Car Trader has the player bidding on wrecked cars, then click on a button to fix them, then click another button to sell them hoping to earn a profit. What happens when you earn a profit? Nothing.  What happens when you lose money? Nothing. What happens if you don’t bid on a car? Nothing. The …

REVIEW – Car Mechanic Manager (Switch)

Go Back to Auto Shop Car Mechanic Manager is supposed to be a sim game in which you slowly fix then sell cars to increase profit and the size of the business. It is basically a poor man’s Facebook game but way worse. Despite having a touchscreen interface, there is no touch screen support. The …

VIDEOCAST – Garfield Kart (PC)

Usually on sale for around $.50, Garfield Kart is an obvious Mario Kart knock-off. But for a game under a buck, it isn’t so bad and you can actually do a lot worse. We give this kid racer the old college try and get smoked during 100cc play but still had some quick fun.

REVIEW – Akane (Switch)

One Woman Army Akane is a low cost one-hit one-kill arena slasher on the Switch eShop.  Think Robotron but without twin-stick controls, a neon landscape, you fight Yakuza instead of aliens, and with a stronger emphasis on melee combat. Death will inevitably strike the player but the goal is to take as many Yakuza with …

NEWS – Xbox deals for the week of May 14, 2019

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through May 20, 2019.  There is also a Spotlight sale happening. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 8-Bit Invaders! Xbox One Game 67% Spotlight ACA NEOGEO BASEBALL STARS PROFESSIONAL Xbox One Game 50% Spotlight ACA NEOGEO METAL SLUG 2 Xbox One Game …