Posts From Reinier Macatangay

GameStop closing locations, losing stock value

For years, GameStop stores seemed almost as common as Starbucks. Is there a mall or outdoor shopping center nearby? GameStop is most likely inside. Through the rise of the digital

Super Mario Run plagued by pop ups, but still fun (Android review)

Finally, Super Mario Run is out on Android through the Google Play store. For months, it had been exclusive to iOS because of a deal between Nintendo and Apple. Now,

Australia effectively bans Outlast 2

Ban drama is a recurring theme in news around the world. In this instance, Australia decided to join the action and hit the ban button on the upcoming survival-horror game

Disney pulls Beauty and the Beast from Malaysia

“Controversy” over the live-action Beauty and the Beast carries on. Released this past Friday in theaters everywhere, the remake is a wild financial success for Disney as it opened to

Slime-san slides into a high score (Steam review)

Gross. Slime-san is a game about a piece of slime. Scheduled for release on April 7th through Steam, Fabraz and Headup Games are teaming up together to bring this gooey

Lindsey Stirling shines as Belle in Beauty and the Beast video

Time flies. Lindsey Stirling, a failed America’s Got Talent contestant in 2010, is now a star thanks to the power of YouTube and other social media. Her brand of violin

Disney holds open casting call for Aladdin

Middle Eastern actors between ages 18-25 and hoping to become the next Disney star can try for a lead role in the live-action Aladdin adaptation, set to begin filming this

2D Mario games need a significant makeover (opinion)

Happy Mario Day. Once Super Mario Bros. came out for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) in 1985, the video game industry picked up momentum and turned into the mainstream phenomenon

Switch sales better than Wii according to NYT?

Finally, the Switch console from Nintendo is officially released, if gamers can find one. Most social media reports give the impression the Switch is near impossible to find, as fans

Beauty and the Beast reviews reveal some flaws

Currently, the new live-action Beauty and the Beast is not sweeping headlines with glowing reviews of its return to glory. Scheduled for release on March 17, Disney’s reimagining of the

Doug Bowser hands CND first Switch at Nintendo NY

After all the hype leading up to Captain Nintendo Dude (CND) presumably receiving the first Switch and a handshake from Reggie Fils-Aimé at the Nintendo NY store during the midnight

Triforce Johnson enters final week of helping CND stand in line for Switch

Waiting outside in the cold New York City weather for a short period cannot be pleasant. Braving the Manhattan streets for an entire month for a Nintendo video game console

Teens React to Nintendo Switch sparks possible backlash?

As a regular viewer of Fine Brothers Entertainment on YouTube, it was great to see a “Teens React to Nintendo Switch (Trailers)” episode. Like usual, the producers managed to gather

911 Operator is both informative and repetitive (Steam review)

Everyone can agree 911 operators do a great job under the circumstances. Each day people dial 911, and most of them are in dire need of help. Uninformed or otherwise

Evanna Lynch talks with The Leaky Cauldron about My Name is Emily, Harry Potter

Actress Evanna Lynch, who played the weird Luna Lovegood in the final four Harry Potter movies, recently spoke to The Leaky Cauldron about her new film My Name is Emily,

Best Buy makes room for Nintendo Switch

Eager fans who cannot get enough of the upcoming Switch console from Nintendo might want to check out their local Best Buy to see if the Switch section is on

Rumor: A hand to be lost in Star Wars: The Last Jedi?

Losing body parts is nothing new in the Star Wars series, especially for a hero character. Luke Skywalker famously had one of his hands cut off in The Empire Strikes

Disney theme park prices go up

Visiting the happiest place on Earth just became a little more expensive. Yes, Disney theme park prices went up in California and Florida this week, although not by a huge

Are Switch preorder sales misleading?

Overall, the hype for the upcoming Nintendo Switch console is positive. There are some concerns about the price and online infrastructure, but the media coverage, as a whole, seems great

Netflix faces boycott over Dear White People

Keeping track of all the recent boycotts can be mind-numbing, but there is currently a movement to cancel Netflix subscriptions over the planned upcoming series Dear White People. The new