Monthly archives: January, 2018

NEWS – Hamster Releases NEOGEO POWER SPIKES II on Switch, X1 and PS4

HAMSTER announced that January 18th, 2018 sees the launches of ACA NEOGEO POWER SPIKES II for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. POWER SPIKES II is a sports game released in 1994 by VIDEO SYSTEM. It features the Hyper Mode where the world’s strongest 8 teams compete along with the World Men’s and World …

REVIEW – BRAWL Switch

Bomberman Act Zero 2? BRAWL takes the standard Bomberman formula and tries to freshen things up by adding a grotesque coat of paint with morbid characters that feature unique abilities. However, loose controls, a nonsensical plot, and overall poor design choices make BRAWL a bad Bomberman knockoff even considering the lower $10 price tag. The …

NEWS – Double Dragon the arcade version now available on Switch

HAMSTER announced that January 18th, 2018 marks the launch of Arcade Archives DOUBLE DRAGON and will be available digitally for Arcade Archives, the downloadable series for Nintendo Switch. “DOUBLE DRAGON” is an action game that was released from Technos Japan in 1987. Two brothers fight with evil, to rescue Marian that has been kidnapped by …

NEWS – Nintendo Adds Three More Games to the Nintendo Selects Line

Today, Nintendo announced that three more first party Nintendo titles will be a part of the Nintendo Selects line of games. Nintendo Selects titles are popular games that are featured to a new standard price of $19.99. Super Mario 3D Land (3DS), The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds (3DS), and Ultimate NES Remix …

NEWS – Assassin’s Creed Origins DLC Details Here

Ubisoft announced that The Hidden Ones, the first downloadable content (DLC) for Assassin’s Creed Origins, will launch on January 23, 2018 on all platforms. Ubisoft also revealed release dates for upcoming Assassin’s Creed Origins post-launch content, including season pass content and free add-on content available to all players. Players can continue their journey through Ancient …

NEWS – Xbox Live’s Deals with Gold for the Week of January 16, 2018

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through January 22, 2018. There are a lot of games on sale this week with Far Cry and Read Dead being a highlight. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes AER – Memories of Old Xbox One Game 33% Spotlight Another World – …

VIDEOCAST – Bard’s Gold Xbox One

As a holiday promotion, Microsoft was only charging $1 for a month of their GamePass service. Basically like Microsoft’s gaming version of Netflix, subscribers can download and play any game listed under the GamePass category on the XBL Marketplace before the monthly subscription expires. This gives me the opportunity to explore games I would normally …

NEWS – Aqua Moto Racing Utopia Coming to Switch in Feb 2018

Video game publisher Bigben has announced that Aqua Moto Racing Utopia will launch this February on Nintendo Switch in North America. This fun and competitive arcade sports racing game will be available as a physical product at major retailers, as well as digitally via the Nintendo eShop, for $39.99. Developed by Zordix, Aqua Moto Racing …

NEWS – Nintendo Direct Mini 1-11-18 Summary

After much speculation, Nintendo dropped a surprised Nintendo Direct Mini episode. Here is everything you need to know. A World Ends With You – Final Remix head to Switch. Use touch controls or use the JoyCons. Available 2018. Pokken Tournament DX on Switch getting DLC fighters in two waves. Wave 1 includes Aegislash, Mimikyu, and …