Video Games

Nintendo Switch eShop adds ‘Games on Sale’ category

Most Switch owners expected this move. Nintendo finally added a “Games on Sale” category recently to the Switch eShop. Only two games are shown at the moment, but the addition

Mass Effect: Andromeda now available in Origin Access

Mass Effect: Andromeda ended up as one of the more criticized games in the long-respected RPG series from BioWare and EA. Despite the negativity, many others brushed off the low

New live-action trailer for Assassin’s Creed Origins is epic

With only a couple of weeks from release, Ubisoft has unveiled an all-new live-action trailer for Assassin’s Creed Origins. The trailer is titled “I Am”, and is narrated by the

Echo PS4 review: Will you look before you leap?

Every once in a while a game comes around, making me question my decisions about how I play games. Echo, the third-person sci-fi adventure game, feels and plays unlike anything else

Horror game Dead by Daylight teases Freddy Krueger?

One, two, Freddy’s coming for you Three, four, better lock your door Five, six, grab your crucifix Seven, eight, gonna stay up late Nine, ten, never sleep again Dead by

Did Nintendo file a Game Boy Classic patent?

Retro consoles became a cash cow for Nintendo. The Big N released the wildly successful SNES Classic and NES Classic. Most people expect a Nintendo 64 Classic to appear soon

Nintendo-licensed Super Mario Bros. makeup is on sale

Earlier, Nintendo posted an Instagram picture plugging their official Super Mario Bros. makeup from Shu Uemura. It should come as little surprise that these products exist. After all, Star Wars

The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses (review)

By Chris del Castillo The Legend of Zelda series has come a long way since the release of the 1986 game on the Famicom/Nintendo Entertainment System. What started as a

Tamagotchi, the virtual pet, to return this November

Tamagotchi pets were huge in the late ’90s, and they’ll be back later this year in limited quantities as smaller versions for its 20th anniversary. That’s crazy since the originals were

Blizzard’s Halloween events are here including new Overwatch skins

It’s the Halloween season, and Blizzard is adding spooky elements to its games including Overwatch. BlizzCon 2017 attendees and Virtual Ticket holders will also be getting new in-game items like

PUBG gets 2 million concurrent players, Fortnite Battle Royale has 10 million players

Battle Royale PvP games are in, with Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds selling over 15 million copies (via SteamSpy) and having 2 million concurrent players today. (It beat out Dota 2’s record of

Michael Fassbender says Assassin’s Creed movie ‘took itself too seriously’

The Assassin’s Creed video game franchise took a year off last year to focus on the Assassin’s Creed film starring Michael Fassbender. Well, all that work didn’t pay off since

Fear Effect Sedna coming in 2018 for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, PC

Fear Effect came out for the PlayStation and featured a cool cel-shading style with lively backgrounds thanks to looped full-motion videos. The game’s background files were so big that it

EVE: Valkyrie – Warzone review

Imagine yourself in a single-seat fighter-ship. You’re floating in the vast emptiness of space with three other pilots like yourself escorting a cargo ship. You think it’s just another quiet

The next game of the year contender is about a goose

Wondering what will get the next Game of the Year contender? Look no further because as it turns out it will a stealth-based game centered around a goose being a dick to

Nintendo harming itself with restrictive YouTube policies (opinion)

In addition to its backwards logic on online gaming, Nintendo is also making some mistakes with YouTube. For one, it just seems like a needless hassle to sign up for

Gamers learn faster according to one German study

Playing video games pays off in life. According to one German study done at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, participants who played games over a set period of time performed better in a

Batman: Arkham’s Rocksteady Studios dev says mystery game will make people ‘lose their minds’

Batman: Arkham Knight was released in 2015 for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, and fans of the developer have been wondering what their next project is going to

Legend Of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses – Interview with producer Jason Michael Paul

By Chris del Castillo Over a decade ago, I would have never imagined that companies like Square Enix and Nintendo would rent out places like the Dolby Theater in Los

Wii Shop to close in January 2019

Nintendo’s best retro console might not be the NES or SNES Classic. For instance, the old Wii still offers a functional Wii Shop and Virtual Console. Many mini-NES and SNES