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VideoCast Blog – Tomb Raider

This week Gillman and myself videocast ourselves through the first half hour of Square Enix’s Tomb Raider reboot. Enjoy. And comments are encouraged. Watch live video from varms on TwitchTV

BLOG – Club Nintendo March 2013 Summary

Higher Quality Virtual Console Titles – Nintendo is relying on mostly Virtual Console titles for their March 2013 Club Nintendo rewards program, a couple of which are repeat games.  However, they are of higher quality so be sure to check them out if you have not done so already.   Game #1 – 3D Classics: …

VideoCast BLOG – Special Forces Team X (XBLA)

We just posted our official Team Forces Team X (XBLA) review on myGamer – Gillman’s work.  And to back up the written article, we also recorded some gameplay with full commentary from Gillman and myself. Check out the YouTube video HERE. Be sure to leave comments and let us know if there is another game …

BLOG – Ranking Metal Gear

All Metal Gear Here in One Place –  Spanning well over two decades, the Metal Gear franchise has been one of the most revered, talked about, welcomed and controversial video game series of all time.  There are many games in the timeline from direct sequels to unique off-shoot non-canon titles but there truly is not …

BLOG – 2gb PSP Memory Cards for $0.97

Ransacking the Bin – Who doesn’t like a good deal?  Clearance bin shopping is always entertaining because you never know what treasures you might find for dirt cheap. In a random trip to the local mall, I decided to meander through the Sears electronic section knowing they have been clearancing off games and other gadgetry.  …

BLOG – Club Nintendo Dec 2012 Summary

Tis The Season – Nintendo offered some pretty unique games in Nov 2012 whereas they are going the more Virtual Console route in Dec 2012.  And instead of offering 2 games at a time, they are offering 4 for a limited time! Starting off the month is 1080 Snowboarding, an N64 Virtual Console title that …

BLOG – Pikmin 3 Preview (Wii U)

Killing Them Softly It has been almost a decade since we were last treated to a new Pikmin title.  This unique IP was first launched in 2001 on the Gamecube while its sequel followed in 2004.  Nintendo then proceeded to re-release these two Pikmin games on the Wii, retrofitting them with a new play control …

BLOG – Club Nintendo Nov. 2012 Summary

Unknown Digital Downloads – Nintendo has treated November 2012 a little differently with their digital downloads as most games were relatively unknown WiiWare and DSiWare games. Early in the month, Mario Picross was available as an eShop Virtual Console download.  This original GB game is a cult favorite among puzzle fans and a predecessor to …

BLOG – $5.03 for Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance!

I just scored a sweet deal at Target.  Man, I am telling you, it pays to scourer the bins. Hidden between copies of The Sims 3DS and Let’s Cheer for Kinect, I found two copies of Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance for 3DS.  I guess these two units were originally Target.com orders that were …