Tag "Video Games"

Online Switch scams polluting Amazon and other sites

When a popular product such as the Switch console from Nintendo is hard to find, scams will appear. Remember all the online empty box scams over the years? Sellers can

Thoughts on FanimeCon, E3, Anime Expo and San Diego Comic-Con

Convention season in California is heating up! Many California-based con attendees have recently enjoyed WonderCon in Anaheim over the weekend. (Check our cosplay music video from the event here.) For

Nintendo ‘docking and undocking the Switch 100 times per day’

Switch owners are expressing frustration about a scratching problem related to the console’s dock. Apparently when the Switch inserts into the dock or comes out, it risks becoming scratched. Because

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

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

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

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

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

Rock Band 4 Review: Did we really need another Rock Band game?

While it may have  not been on my list of most anticipated games of 2016, I must confess at one time I loved playing Rock Band. Oh the endless amount

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

Markiplier raises $128,000 in 20 hours for LGBTQ+ rights

As we progress into 2017, a lot of hope for a majority of people has slowly degraded. It’s a hard time for many, but it’s the people we love and

Injustice 2 story trailer arrives, with a few big surprises!

The story trailer for the upcoming sequel Injustice 2 has been released, and man is it nothing short of amazing. Following the story of the first Injustice game, the battle between Superman and

Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite announcement trailer released!

While it was not the best kept secret, during today’s press conference at the PlayStation Experience, the all-new Marvel vs Capcom title was officially announced. Earlier this week it had

Respawn aims to set bar high with Titanfall 2’s single player campaign

Recently, the nice people at Respawn invited us out to their offices in Chatsworth, California, to take a look at what they have been working on in Titanfall 2. During our

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

RetroSFX mixes gaming sound effects with real-life movies and events

I will admit that I’m an ’80s kid and am damned proud of it. I guess it makes me seem old since I’ve lived through the 8-bit, 16-bit, and every

Pokémon Go racks up $200 million in its first month

It is no secret that Pokémon Go was a huge phenomenon. Ever since the game was released, it took the world by storm and had everyone leaving their couches and stepping

Microsoft’s Project Scorpio already has games in development

Earlier this year at E3, we learned that Microsoft had a few things up its sleeve when it came to the future of Xbox and how it viewed gaming. Two of