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Twilight Princess HD Will Sport Hero Mode, Poe Lantern, and GamePad Functionality

Don’t call it a remaster! The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for Wii U is bringing more than just graphical and technical improvements to ...Read More

on February 4, 2016 1:16 PM
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Resident Evil 4: Wii Edition is Coming to North America’s Wii U eShop on Feb. 4

Resident Evil 4 maintains a strange place in the minds of Resident Evil fans — half of the base regard it as one of (if not) the best ...Read More

on February 1, 2016 8:02 PM
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Did You Catch All of the Easter Eggs in Pokemon’s Super Bowl Video?

Earlier today we reported on #Pokemon20, Pokemon’s Super Bowl ad to celebrate the famed series’ 20th anniversary. And while the trailer has been receiving a mixed reception, ...Read More

on January 25, 2016 5:57 PM
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Twilight Princess HD Boasts Faster Animations and Load Times in Latest Comparison Video

In an attempt to defuse the notion that upcoming remaster The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD is nothing more than an upscaled port, GameXplain has ...Read More

on January 25, 2016 3:40 PM
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Call of Duty Series Reaches Lifetime Sales of 250 Million Units, Seventh Year of Topping NPD Charts

For well over 10 years, Activision’s Call of Duty series has been one of the heaviest-hitting and top-selling titles consistently, with the publisher confirming a new milestone for ...Read More

on January 15, 2016 8:03 AM
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Mario Kart 64, Final Fantasy I/II, and Super Mario 64 DS Are Coming to the Japanese Virtual Console

Those Nintendo fans living in Japan are in for a New Year treat — according to Nintendo Japan’s website, three classic games are heading to Wii U:

on December 31, 2015 1:57 PM
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The SuperChargers Amiibo Are Getting Individual Releases but It’s Not Good Enough

Remember those Skylanders SuperChargers amiibo? The ones that came solely in starter packs for Skylanders SuperChargers? Some of them are getting re-released in individual packaging, normally something universally ...Read More

on December 31, 2015 1:23 PM
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Super Mario Galaxy Heading to Wii U Tomorrow

Looks like the previous ESRB rating for Super Mario Galaxy was a reliable indication of whats to come — according to Nintendo’s website, Super Mario Galaxy will be hitting Wii U tomorrow for $19.99. ...Read More

on December 23, 2015 2:15 PM
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Super Mario Galaxy for Wii U Rated For ESRB

In the not-to-distant future, Wii U owners may be playing Super Mario Galaxy — at least, according to a recent listing by the ESRB:

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on December 14, 2015 12:28 PM
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NPD: PS4 Was Top Selling Console in the US in November; Sony Claims Strongest Black Friday in History (UPDATED)

Sony Computer Entertainment announced today that the PS4 was the top selling console in the United States in November according to the NPD. ...Read More

on December 10, 2015 6:13 PM
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The Game Awards Honor Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata with a Touching In Memoriam

Tonight in Los Angeles, the absolute best and brilliance of video gaming were honored during tonight’s The Game Awards 2015, but the ceremony also took a poignant moment ...Read More

on December 3, 2015 10:07 PM
57 Editorials

Playing Together: Why Gaming Shouldn’t Give Up on Local Multiplayer

I’ve spent the better part of two decades (and more) playing games – it’s one of my most cherished hobbies and the people I’ve met because of it ...Read More

on November 30, 2015 9:37 AM
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Nintendo eShop Cyber Deals Now Live for Black Friday Shoppers with Wii U and 3DS Discounts

Black Friday is here and some of the deepest discounts on games, accessories, and more are live across all of the major retailers, and Nintendo’s eShop has gotten ...Read More

on November 27, 2015 10:08 AM
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3DS and PS4 Lead Console Sales in Japan; Star Wars Battlefront Pushes Top of Media Create

Like every Wednesday, Media Create released its software and hardware sales chart for the Japanese market, and last week we had quite a few new games debuting. ...Read More

on November 25, 2015 9:01 AM
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Okami and Wonder Blue Win Hideki Kamiya’s Sequel/Spin-Off Poll by a Landslide

Yesterday PlatinumGames’ Hideki Kamiya posted two polls on Twitter, asking fans which sequel and spin-off of his games they’d like to see. ...Read More

on November 25, 2015 1:31 AM
16 News

GameStop’s Black Friday Event Ad Leaks, Savings on Every Page

Black Friday is host to a ton of sales in the US, and now we know what video game retailer GameStop has planned for that weekend. Included in ...Read More

on November 7, 2015 1:05 PM
78 News

PS4 Dominates Ubisoft’s Software Sales; PC and Xbox One Follow – Financial Results Posted

Ubisoft released its financial results for the first half of fiscal year 2015-2016, and they include some interesting figures. ...Read More

on November 4, 2015 11:57 AM
11 News

Samus Aran Comes to Life in the New Fan Film Metroid: The Sky Calls

As a series that’s been around since the days of the NES, Nintendo’s Metroid series has always been a favorite chronicling the tales of bounty hunter Samus Aran ...Read More

on November 3, 2015 10:17 AM
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Nintendo Will Continue Nintendo Direct Broadcasts Following Satoru Iwata’s Passing; No Details on Host or Topics Yet

For the last several years, Nintendo has gradually shifted away from the usual industry trends of elaborate press conferences and events in favor of the company’s Nintendo Direct ...Read More

on September 16, 2015 10:32 AM
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See How Rodea the Sky Soldier Looks On The Original Wii

NIS America has released a new gameplay trailer for the upcoming flying action game Rodea the Sky Soldier showing off the original Wii version and its exclusive features ...Read More

on September 14, 2015 7:48 PM
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Google Celebrates Super Mario Bros.’ 30th Anniversary With a Special Hidden Easter Egg

Nintendo is celebrating the 30th anniversary this week of its most beloved star Mario with Super Mario Bros. having released three decades ago at this point, and even ...Read More

on September 14, 2015 10:27 AM
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Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto and Takashi Tezuka Reflect on Creating Mario for Super Mario Bros.’ 30th Anniversary

This week holds a special occasion for fans of Nintendo as a new milestone was reached in the 30th anniversary of arguably gaming’s most iconic face, Mario, with ...Read More

on September 14, 2015 10:15 AM
25 News

PS4 and PS Vita Dominate Tokyo Game Show Console Games Line-Up; PS3, 3DS, Xbox One and Wii U Follow

Today the Japanese Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association released the line-up of announced titles that will appear at Tokyo Game Show. ...Read More

on September 1, 2015 3:46 PM
0 Editorials

The Art of Video Games: An Exhibit as Informative as it is Entertaining

Are video games art or aren’t they? Regardless of my stance in the debate, the Art of Video Games exhibition made its way to an art museum in ...Read More

on August 26, 2015 9:00 AM
39 News

More Japanese Developers Want to Work on Home Consoles than on Mobile, CEDEC Survey Reveals

Every year, the CEDEC administration committee of the Japanese Computer Entertainment Supplier’s Association, which is basically the local equivalent of the ESA, conducts a in-depth survey about the life and working conditions of Japanese game developers. ...Read More

on August 25, 2015 3:12 PM
15 News

Telltale Games’ Back to the Future Coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Xbox 360 for Film’s 30th Anniversary

Though Telltale Games has been on fire in the past few years with The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us, Tales from the Borderlands and more, one of ...Read More

on August 20, 2015 8:15 AM
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Rodea the Sky Soldier Delayed Again Until November, Reversible Cover Art Revealed

NIS America announced that upcoming Wii U/Wii title Rodea the Sky Soldier has been delayed again from its October release. The game will now be coming out November ...Read More

on August 11, 2015 9:36 PM
1 News

Just Dance 2016 Includes a Danceable Cameo from Angry Birds

Just within the last few weeks gamers had the chance to dive back into the conflict between pigs and birds with Angry Birds 2’s release, but you’ll get ...Read More

on August 10, 2015 7:48 AM
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The Dark Edition of Skylanders: SuperChargers is a Toys “R” Us Exclusive

Toys “R” Us has announced that they’ll be exclusively selling the Wii version of the Dark Edition of Skylanders SuperChargers. ...Read More

on July 20, 2015 1:03 PM
1 News

Take Flight in the Official Rodea the Sky Soldier Gameplay Trailer

NIS America has released a new gameplay trailer for Rodea the Sky Soldier. In it Rodea’s ally Ion is introduced and you get to see very Gravity Rush ...Read More

on July 1, 2015 10:16 PM