BLOG – Forgotten Relics, DS Rumble Pak

As long as there have been games, there have been accessories and peripherals.  Although some deserve to be forgotten, some didn’t receive the recognition or attention that they deserved. Falling somewhere in-between these two categories, the DS Rumble Pak was a decent attempt by Nintendo to add forcefeed back to their popular handheld. Originally bundled …

BLOG – Club Nintendo Aug 2012

Nintendo has been stepping up the digital downloads for their Club Nintendo service over the last several week by offering more games for a shorter amount of time – instead of having a couple games available for one straight month, they have been breaking it up by offering a new game every couple weeks.  This …

NEWS – Metal Gear Rising Arriving Feb 2013

Konami announced that it will release METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE in North America and South America on February 19th, 2013. Developed by Kojima Productions and PlatinumGames, METAL GEAR RISING: REVENGEANCE takes the renowned METAL GEAR franchise into exciting new territory by focusing on delivering an all-new action experience unlike anything that has come before. The …

NEWS – NeoGeo Returns!

Tommo, Inc., in partnership with SNK PLAYMORE, confirmed that the NEOGEO X GOLD entertainment system is scheduled for a worldwide release this December.  Following the 20th anniversary of the ground breaking NEOGEO AES console, the NEOGEO X GOLD entertainment system provides players with all of the features of a home arcade and the convenience of a …

NEWS – MGS4 Trophy Patch!

Konami announced the availability of free DLC for the fourth installment to the multi-million unit selling METAL GEAR SOLID franchise, METAL GEAR SOLID 4: GUNS OF THE PATRIOTS for the PlayStation3. The download will be automatically implemented upon logging into PSN with Hideo Kojima’s masterpiece, adding 34 Trophies to the game. The trophies include rewards …

NEWS – Das Keyboard Adds Media

Das Keyboard, currently listed as the top rated computer keyboard on Amazon.com, announced the addition of new media functionality for the company’s popular Model S Professional http://www.daskeyboard.com/model-s-professional-media>mechanical keyboard. Check out the full MyGamer review of the Das Keyboard Silent S Model. And the Professional Model. The new features, which are available on both the Model …

NEWS – Elder Scrolls Vinyl Toys Inbound

Symbiote Studios LLC, a leading manufacturer and distributor of a broad range of toys and high-end collectibles, has received rights to create stylized vinyl toys based on Bethesda’s award-winning franchises, including The Elder Scrolls, Dishonored, DOOM, Fallout, and QUAKE. QuakeCon 2012 attendees that ordered the QuakeCon “Swag Pack” will receive Symbiote’s first creation for Bethesda, …

REVIEW – Kingston – DataTraveler Locker + G2, Flash Drive Review

Keeping It Safe From SSDs to SD cards, Kingston is a proven manufacturer of data storage.  The DataTraveler Locker + G2 Personal Security flash drive is one of their newest products offering easy to use password protection for your traveling files.  It is reliable, easy to use, and is physically built with quality. Available in …

REVIEW – Frogger Hyper Arcade

A Buggy Frog Frogger has hopped onto next gen systems, including PSN and WiiWare, but winds up jumping out of the frying pan and into the fire. The main Frogger gameplay elements that gamers have been playing for decades remain the same – move from one side of the screen to the other without coming …

REVIEW – Johnny KungFu (3DS eShop)

Mr. Game and Watch UFO is no stranger to the eShop having already released the repetitive but challenging Samurai Sword Destiny and their original undead rock title Zombie Slayer Diox.  Johnny KungFu continues the UFO streak of a lower quality gaming experience but fans of old LCD games should at least find an appreciation for …