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REVIEW – Escape the Virus: Shoot’em Up! DSiWare/3DS eShop

Same Problems As Before Only Worse – Escape the Virus: Shoot’em Up is basically a new way to play the original game Swarm Survival; you play as a piece of inaccurately depicted DNA while fighting off viruses from a top-down view. Instead of strictly playing defense like in Swarm Survival, Shoot’em Up is an offensive …

Top 10 Best Castlevania Lords of Shadow 2 Secrets from David Cox

David Cox, Producer for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, has spilled some of the game’s best kept and most interesting secrets about this upcoming title. 1. The design of Gabriel’s costume in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow was based on the cover of the NES game “Simon’s Quest”. 2. We considered various actors for the role …

REVIEW – Arctic Escape DSiWare/eShop

Chu Chu Lemmings – Mixing the guide-the-mindless-drones puzzle aspect of Lemmings with the twitch tile-based arrow guidance markers of Chu Chu Rocket is basically Arctic Escape in a nutshell. Although more based around puzzles than fast reflexes, quick thinking is often required to ultimately guide penguins to the end goal. Even though there are several …

NEWS – Nintendo eShop Sale on 3DS and Wii U

Nintendo has started a new weekly discount program that will start today and continue on following Thursdays. Games are scheduled to be at least 30 percent discounted from their normal price. In preparation of The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds, Nintendo is discounting virtual console Zelda titles.   3DS: The Legend of Zelda …

Videocast – Disgaea D2 (PS3)

This week, me and Gillman sit down for some high quality Disgaea post-game level grinding and item worlding.  We also talk about news and the PS4 release.   Watch live video from Varms on TwitchTV

NEWS – Kingston Set to Release New DataTraveler 3.0

Several months ago, I reviewed the Kingston DataTravel Locker and have been using it ever since. In short, this thing is very cool and works like a champ. Now, Kingston is upping their game by introducing the DataTraveler Vault 3.0 unit that will be offer more encryption as well as anti-virus support. Here is the …

REVIEW – Brunch Panic 3DS eShop

Mixing Business with Pleasure – Usually reserved for special weekend occasions and Mother’s Day, brunch is probably the most laid back meal of the day. Interestingly, Circle Entertainment decided to blend panic, the exact opposite of what brunch stands for, into this always enjoyable but rarely participated meal. The end result is something that offers …

NEWS – Walmart Black Friday 2013 Gaming Details Leaked

Walmart’s 2013 Black Friday ad has leaked early. Here are some gaming highlights:   – Call of Duty Ghosts – $39.96 (with 1-hour in stock guarantee) – Xbox 360 4gb console $99 – PS3 Console with Last of Us and Batman Origins $199 – PS3 Console 16gb $149 – Xbox 360, PS3, and Turtle Beach …