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REVIEW – Wakedas 3DS eShop

Simple and Easy Going – From the same company that brought us the underappreciated Witch & Hero, Wakedas is a casual pick-up-and-play downloadable puzzle game on the Nintendo 3DS eShop. The goal is to connect colored pieces on a grid- think organizing the single side of a Rubik’s cube. The concept behind the game is …

NEWS – Buy Metal Gear Rising, Get Free DLC

Konami just announced that if you buy Metal Gear Rising Revengence on PSN or XBL, buyers will receive Jetstream Sam and Blade Wolf DLC for free.  Official details:   Konami announced METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE is now available at a reduced price of $29.99 for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360® video …

BLOG – Club Nintendo November 2013 Summary

Spend, Spend, Spend! – In terms of game quality, November is probably the highest rated month throughout all of 2013. A Link to the Past, the unforgettable SNES installment, is the perfect hype builder for A Link Between World’s launch later this month, Dillon’s Rolling Western has been a critical and commercial success unique to …

NEWS – Metal Gear Solid V Release Window and Pricing Announced

Konami has released details for METAL GEAR SOLID V, the two-game experience comprised of METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES and METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN. METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES will launch Spring 2014 as a prologue to the events leading into METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN. This prologue …

NEWS – Nintendo Confirms Wii Mini for US Release

The budget friendly Wii Mini console will be launching sometime this month at US retail. This red and black console will include one Wii remote, one nunchuk and a copy of Mario Kart Wii all for $99. No word yet if the Mario Kart plastic wheel accessory will be included. However, this budget console lacks …

REVIEW – Witch & Hero 3DS eShop

A Simple and Addicting Sleeper Hit – With a unique twist on tower defense, a charming 8-bit graphical style, and very simple but yet addicting gameplay, Witch & Hero fits under the “sleeper hit” category – something that is of higher quality but gets overlooked. Interestingly, the plot actually ties directly into the gameplay. A …

NEWS – Genesis 3D Remakes Hitting 3DS eShop Soon

In about a month, Sega will be releasing their first batch of 3DS Genesis remakes on the Nintendo 3DS eShop. Each game will sell for $5.99 and two games will be released each week until the end of the year. No word yet if these games are receiving any additional options, like wireless multiplayer or …

NEWS – Halo Spartan Assault Coming to 360 and Xbox One in Dec 2013

Microsoft has confirmed that Halo Spartan Assault will indeed be playable on Xbox 360 and Xbox One sometime this coming December. Previously, Assault was only available on select Window devices (WP8 and tablets). Unfortunately, multiplayer crossplay between 360 players and Xbox One players isn’t likely. Assault is a twin stick shooter that takes place between …

NEWS – Wii U Bundling Mario & Luigi for Holiday 2013

Starting November 1, 2013, Nintendo will be offering the Mario and Luigi Deluxe Wii U set for $299.99.  This bundle will replace the current Nintendo Land bundle and combine both New Super Mario Bros U and New Super Luigi U on a single disc.  Nintendo Land, the stand alone game, will retail for a reduced …