Monthly archives: September, 2017

NEWS – Nintendo Shutting Down Wii Shop Channel

Nintendo announced that they will be shutting off the Wii Shop Channel on January 31, 2019. However, it is important to note that users will only be able to add Wii Points, currency used to purchase Wii Shop Channel content, until March 27, 2018. This Wii Shop Channel will also be shut down on the …

REVIEW – Pankapu Xbox One

Pankaput With beautiful hand drawn visuals and old school platforming gameplay, Pankapu is a slower paced traditional platformer that doesn’t really draw any excitement. Besides running and jumping from left to right, Pankapu is story driven. Told as a parent reading a storybook to a child, the narrative is whimsically told through cutscenes that are …

NEWS – These Are the Free PS+ Games for October 2017

Sony announced the games that will be available for free to Playstation Plus members for the month of October 2017. There are a total of 6 games available, a couple being cross-buy. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain | PS4 Amnesia: Collection | PS4 Monster Jam Battlegrounds | PS3 Hustle Kings | PS3 Hue …

NEWS – These are the Free Xbox Games for October 2017

Microsoft has announced which four games, two on X1 and two on 360, will be free for Xbox Live Gold members during the month of October 2017. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Gone Home: Console Edition ($19.99) for free during the month of October. The Turing Test ($19.99) will be available …

NEWS – Weekly Xbox Deals for September 26, 2017

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through October 3, 2017. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 10 Second Ninja X Xbox One Game 70% Pub Sale Action Henk Xbox One Game 70% Pub Sale Battle Worlds: Kronos* Xbox One Game 80% DWG Cabela’s African Adventures Xbox One Game …

REVIEW – Robonauts Switch

Robonauts is a vibrant and musically benefited arcade shooter that is essentially an arena-based Contra but with the rotating planet jump of Super Mario Galaxy. There isn’t anything that has really been done before, and this shooter can provide a quick burst of co-op entertainment, but ultimately the solo campaign becomes tedious and frustrating with …

NEWS – N++ Coming to Xbox One in Early Oct – New Trailer Here

The sequel to Xbox Live Arcade’s N+ is coming to Xbox One. N++ is a fast-paced, momentum-based platformer where players get to play as a badass parkour-loving ninja, narrowly escaping enemies and collecting gold across sci-fi landscapes. Metanet Software is proud to announce that N++ will be available on Xbox One on October 4, 2017. …

NEWS – This Week’s NEOGEO Releases on New Gens

Like previous weeks, Hamster has released a few new NEOGEO titles on current gen consoles. SAMURAI SHODOWN II is a fighting game released by SNK in 1994. The legendary weapon-wielding fighting game returns stronger andsharper than ever! Four newcomers join the battle for a total of 15 combatants ready to step on the stage of …

NEWS – Super Beat Sports Arriving in Oct 2017 on Switch

Rock Band and DropMix creators Harmonix Music Systems, Inc. have announced that Super Beat Sports, the cheerful collection of sports-themed mini-games with a musical twist, will launch on Oct. 12 for Nintendo Switch. The reveal arrives alongside a new live-action video from Harmonix, this time delivering an in-real-life look at Net Ball, one of five …