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PSA – last call to spend Wii Shop Channel Points

Over a year ago, Nintendo announced they will be shutting down the Wii’s Shop Channel. In what might be the strangest heads-up time in the history of gaming, Nintendo gave users many months to add Wii Points ($1 = 100 Wii Points) to their account via credit card or those scratchy cards you buy at …

REVIEW – Super Hero Fight Club: Reloaded (Switch)

Spoofing The Fighter Originally released on mobile and Steam, Super Hero Fight Club: Reloaded has now been ported to Switch with four-player support. This single screen 2D action one-hit kill arena fighter is short on options but can provide simple entertainment in short bursts if you have other local humans in which to play. Starting …

NEWS – PlayStation Plus: Free Games for January 2019

Sony just announced the following games will be free for PS+ members during January 2019. These games will be available January 1, 2019 to February 5, 2019. Steep, PS4 Portal Knights, PS4 Zone of the Enders HD Collection, PS3 Amplitude, PS3 Fallen Legion: Flames of Rebellion, PS Vita (Cross Buy with PS4) Super Mutant Alien …

NEWS – Xbox games on sale for the week of December 25, 2018

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through December 31, 2018. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes 101 Ways To Die Xbox One Game 60% Spotlight ARK: Aberration Add-On 50% Spotlight ARK: Survival Evolved Explorers Edition Xbox One X Enhanced 50% Spotlight Beast Quest* Xbox One Game 75% DWG …

REVIEW – Battle Princess Madelyn (Xbox One) with stream

Between Genres The result of a successful kickstarter campaign, Battle Princess Madelyn looks like the spiritual sequel to arcade and NES classic Ghosts N’ Goblins.  Looks are deceiving, however, as this action platformer has some glaring flaws and ultimately cannot decide what type of game it wants to be. Ghost N’ Goblins and Ghouls N’ …

REVIEW – Koloro (Switch)

Auto Run Jumper Koloro essentially mixes the auto-running and platforming of Super Mario Run with a simplified visual style to something like Limbo.  Gameplay couldn’t be more simple as only a single button is used to jump, wall jump, and slide a cube to the exit of a single screen platform maze.  There are all …

NEWS – Xbox Live Games With Gold For January 2019

Microsoft announced the following games will be free for Xbox Live Gold members in January 2019 through the Games With Gold program. On Xbox One, Celeste ($19.99) will be free during the month of January. WRC 6 FIA World Rally Championship ($49.99) will be available as a free download from January 16th to February 15th. …

VIDEOCAST – Valfaris (PC) pre-alpha demo

Valfaris is scheduled to release in 2019 on all new gen console and PC but we were able to test out the pre-alpha version. This action run-and-gunner is like a new Contra but with a Heavy Metal twist. There is only one stage available for this trial run but there are plenty of enemies to …

NEWS – Embrace the Powers of Heat and Cold with Co-op Platformer Degrees of Separation – trailer here

Modus Games and developer Moondrop shared an in-depth look at the gameplay of upcoming 2D puzzle platformer, Degrees of Separation. Releasing on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam on February 14, 2019, players take control of two equally powerful characters as they manipulate heat and cold in tandem, traversing a lush environment rife …