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Chris Del Castillo
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Growing up Chris watched a lot of the original Saturday morning cartoons and developed a love for arts and animation. Growing up he tried his hand at animation and eventually script writing, but even more his love of video games, anime and technology grew.

Funimation and Crunchyroll partnership to help North American anime industry

Last week Crunchyroll and Funimation announced some big news. It was revealed that the two would be collaborating together with future anime releases. This new partnership would see Crunchyroll streaming all

The NES Classic Edition looks tiny compared to original

One of the most anticipated releases this holiday season is the Nintendo NES Classic Edition, which features 30 classic Nintendo games built-in, ranging from Contra to The Legend of Zelda.

Mario, Mega Man and Vault Boy are coming as collectible pixel figures

Next month, PDP will be releasing its own line of collectible figures known as Pixel Pals. Revealed at this year’s GameStop Expo, Pixel Pals aren’t your average items. They are looking more like

Nintendo celebrates upcoming release of Yo-kai Watch 2 with special event

Yo-Kai Watch arrived in North America back in November in a big way with the release of the first game in the series, various Yo-Kai Watch collectibles from Hasbro and

Road to Boruto expansion coming to Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4

The sheer amount of content that was in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 was quite surprising. It included the vast amount of characters and story covering almost the entire series

Yo-Kai Watch: The Movie coming to theaters on October 15

With Yo-Kai Watch Season 2 already underway and Yo-Kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits & Fleshy Souls releasing later this month, fans of the series will be able to enjoy the Yo-Kai

Kingdom Hearts HD II.8 Final Chapter Prologue coming in January

It may be a while before we have a solid release date for Kingdom Hearts 3, but at Tokyo Game Show, Square Enix revealed a new English trailer and a

PlayStation 4 Slim gets the Final Fantasy XV treatment

Square Enix has huge plans for the release of Final Fantasy XV. While the pre-orders for the limited Final Fantasy XV Ultimate Collector’s Edition is already sold out, the publisher has

Sega brings all the ’90s nostalgia back with the Sonic Mania Collector’s Edition

  Back in July, Sega revealed Sonic Mania during the 25th Anniversary Party, which occurred during this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The game, being a huge rush of nostalgia, features three

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night has been delayed to 2018

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night was set to release sometime next year. Koji Igarashi has posted a development update for the game revealing that the game will be delayed to sometime

IndieCade is moving from Culver City to USC

IndieCade has always been a way for small and independent developers to showcase their hard work in developing smaller titles that often get overlooked. The event has grown so much over the

Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice Review (Nintendo 3DS)

Capcom’s Ace Attorney series has done a great job of keeping the series fun and interesting over the years, especially for a game that has featured the same core concepts

New World of Final Fantasy trailer features anime cutscenes

World of Final Fantasy will be released next month for both the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. At PAX West, Director Hiroki Chibae revealed a new game trailer which transitions between the

Aniplex of America launches AkibaFest website

Back at Anime Expo 2016, Aniplex of America revealed that it would be holding a special two-day event known as AkibaFest. The goal of AkibaFest is to bring the spirit

Nintendo 3DS Streetpass Plaza goes premium with new upgrades

Although I love the Nintendo 3DS Street Pass function, it has become the bane of my existence during conventions. For years, you could only add 10 players at a time to your

Pikmin is coming to Nintendo 3DS next year

It was announced during the Nintendo Direct that Pikmin is coming to the Nintendo 3DS; however, this isn’t your typical Pikmin game. Pikmin 3Ds is more a side-scroller that will

Four new Legend of Zelda amiibo coming in December

Last year, Nintendo’s amiibo figure line was all the craze. The company was barely able to keep up with the demand, causing prices of certain characters to skyrocket online. Those days

Nintendo 3DS’ Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King coming 2017

Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten arrives on the Nintendo 3DS in two weeks, 15 years after it was originally released on the original PlayStation. With the game releasing

What Danny Phantom characters would look like 10 years older; new series in the works?

It’s just a little over nine years now since the end of Danny Phantom cartoon on Nickelodeon. (The show aired in 2004 until 2007.) While the show’s creator Butch Hartman has

ToeJam & Earl: Back In The Groove coming in 2017

It’s been 14 years since the funky aliens ToeJam and Earl last appeared in a video game. (Their last adventure was ToeJam & Earl III: Mission to Earth on the original Xbox