Tag "Gaming"

Catching up with Game & Talk! (Episode 49)

Get it? It’s ketchup. Because we’re catching up- whatever… After a long sabbatical of 2 months, Joey (that’s me), Alan, and Chris are back to talk about all things in

Is the ‘World’ part of Nintendo World Championships 2017 misleading?

Most Nintendo fans are excited for the upcoming Nintendo World Championships (NWC). An earlier article on Nerd Reactor revealed the small details behind the qualifying sessions and main New York

New Super Mario Bros Switch not on Reddit users’ wish list

Months ago, this author wrote on Nerd Reactor that the 2D New Super Mario Bros. series requires a makeover. For at least a decade, Nintendo has used the same art

Is the Nintendo Switch Virtual Console ever coming?

Five months has passed since the Nintendo Switch officially launched, and the traditional Virtual Console still is non-existent. Oh sure, there are plans to bring “select” classic games to Nintendo

Nintendo Switch Online app launches July 21

For better or worse, the Nintendo Switch Online app is coming on July 21 to smartphones everywhere. Nintendo’s app will act as the hub for online games through which players

AX 2017: Inti Creates CEO discusses Blaster Master Zero, Mega Man

Inti Creates will be a familiar name to Mega Man fanatics. The development team worked on the Mega Man Zero series, as well as the retro-style Mega Man 9 and

Nintendo on quality games over powerful hardware, 4k visuals

Just a few weeks ago, Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé spoke to The Verge about the Switch. The longtime executive first explained why Nintendo is not worried about 4K gaming,

E3 2017: Bionik Gaming’s Switch accessories are great on the go

A lot of people’s focus during E3 is on video games. However, there are also various companies showcase upcoming peripherals and concepts. After spending some time playing Super Mario Odyssey

Game & Talk Ep. 47: Nintendo E3 2017 Predictions

One…more…week. E3 2017 is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with some predictions? Game & Talk continues with Nintendo E3 2017 Predictions then every other

Nintendo Switch online service pricing revealed, delays implementation until 2018

While a few questions remain, Nintendo just revealed important details about their Nintendo Switch online service. Most importantly, the company unveiled firm pricing options in the form of 1-month, 3-month

E3 2017 could use spark from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo

Back in 2013, Microsoft made some mistakes in their E3 press conference promoting the Xbox One. For example, the company announced an “always-on” DRM system that locked down discs to

FBE’s React Channel brings back full gaming playthroughs

Fine Bros. Entertainment took some criticism over the past months for not doing full playthroughs on certain games. Recently when the React Channel released their first Outlast II episode, followers

New accessories to extend life of the Nintendo Switch and its controllers

Nintendo has revealed a few new Nintendo Switch peripherals that will see a release in the following months. First up is the Joy-Con battery pack. The attachable battery pack uses

The NES Classic Edition has officially been discontinued

Nintendo has confirmed that the NES Classic Edition production has stopped. So, why is this sad news? The demand for the NES Classic has always been there. However, the problem is

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

Nintendo Switch LA launch event recap

By Frank Hurtado Last week I had the chance to be a part of Nintendo’s Switch launch event at Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles. Nintendo has always had a great

Microsoft announces a new $10 monthly gaming service for Xbox one

This spring, Microsoft will be rolling out a new gaming subscription service known as the Xbox One Game Pass. This new service will give Xbox One owners the ability to

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

Nyko reveals new VR accessories for HTC Vive and PlayStation VR

While Nyko didn’t show off anything brand new for home consoles at CES, we did get to see a line of accessories developed for the new model of PlayStation 4

Namco founder Masaya Nakamura passes away at age 91

Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that Masaya Nakamura, the man who founded Namco, passed away at the age 91. In 1955, Nakamura would create Nakamura Manufacturing, a company that made amusement