Murph’s PAX East 2015 indie game awards (and Nintendo stuff)

Back again from PAX East with some fresh new indie awards and some Nintendo coverage since they showed up this time!

Murph’s PAX East 2015 indie game awards (and Nintendo stuff)

Back again from PAX East with some fresh new indie awards and some Nintendo coverage since they showed up this time!

Help, I’m spoiled by modern day RPGs!

It’s hard going back and playing some old RPGs nowadays. There are so many tweaks to the system for the better and I want to outline some of them.

PAX East 2015: Everything we know so far

PAX East is coming soon and it’s time to lay out all we know about this fabulous event. Let’s see what Boston has in store for us this year.

Club Nintendo prizes discounted

In an attempt to make a lot of people angry, Nintendo has discounted several of its Club Nintendo physical prizes.  Check them out if you held some coins back.

Posted 2 weeks ago

Google Maps becomes Pac-Man

If you look at Google Maps today there is an image that appears in the lower left.  It lets you play roads as Pac-Man.  Check it out!

Posted 1 month ago

Looking for a Wii U Gamecube Adapter?

I have been looking for one for a while now.  If you are, Best Buy has them now in store only.  Follow these instructions!

Posted 5 months ago

Steam Winter Sale begins now to Jan 2

Slightly different format but the Steam Winter Sale 2014 is going on right now.  Get your wallets ready!

Posted 5 months ago

Some Nintendo Black Friday 2014 deals

NintendoLife shares some of the Black Friday deals for Nintendo.  I’ll be taking advantage of the Best Buy / Target ones I know that!

Posted 6 months ago

Free Sonic Boom theme on 3DS

Looking for a 3DS theme but don’t want to pick a color or pay money?  You can get a Sonic Boom theme free from the 3DS theme shop.

Posted 6 months ago

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U gets release date

Brace yourself fighters.  Super Smash Bros. for Wii U will be hitting store shelves on 11/21/14.  Yes, it’s a pretty big deal.

Posted 7 months ago

Disney website does throwback to the ‘90s

Disney is kicking it old skool this week and has a throwback version of its website up and running.  It is pretty awesome.

Posted 8 months ago

Amazon running End of Summer Sale

Amazon is discounting a lot of digital download games for its End of Summer Sale.  The sale runs from 8/28 to 9/1.

Posted 9 months ago

Actually Amazon is buying Twitch for ~ $1 billion

Though it was widely reported recently that Google would be buying Twitch for $1 billion, it is actually Amazon that is making the purchase.

Posted 9 months ago

Steam summer sale has begun

The Steam summer sale has begun and will be from June 19 - June 30.  Hope your wallet is ready! 

Posted 11 months ago

AT&T to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion

Apparently it is popular to buy things nowadays… IGN is reporting that AT&T is buying DirecTV for $48.5 billion.

Posted 1 year ago
E3 2015 Predictions: Nintendo
Posted on May 12th 2015 8:45 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo is announcing its E3 plans tomorrow and I have just enough time to make some predictions. Let’s get to it.

Club Nintendo Elite Prizes are live
Posted on Apr 1st 2015 9:59 p.m. by Murph

The final Elite Prizes (platinum and gold) are available on Club Nintendo. Hope you don’t have all these games… and want at least one of them.

Nintendo Direct 4-01-15 write-up
Posted on Apr 1st 2015 9:46 p.m. by Murph

No this isn’t an April Fool’s Day joke. Nintendo had a Nintendo Direct chock full of information. Let’s try to dissect it like I always do.

Nintendo to release defective line of amiibos
Posted on Apr 1st 2015 7:06 a.m. by Murph

Nintendo has gone crazy… for money! They will be releasing a defective amiibo line to capitalize on the latest defect craze.

Nintendo, DeNA, and NX
Posted on Mar 17th 2015 9:04 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo made some major announcements today and they are pretty interesting. They will partner with DeNA and also replace Club Nintendo and also NX

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows is free DLC
Posted on Mar 3rd 2015 9:55 p.m. by Murph

New update for Shovel Knight coming free from Yacht Club Games. Also, Shovel Knight plushie for pre-sale / at PAX.

Help, I’m spoiled by modern day RPGs!

It’s hard going back and playing some old RPGs nowadays. There are so many tweaks to the system for the better and I want to outline some of them.

Game of the Year 2014 Roundup
Posted on Feb 9th 2015 at 7:42 p.m. by Murph

Let’s see what game took home the biggest award in gaming history. Collective Game of the Year consensus ummm award!

Club Nintendo final rewards are now live
Posted on Feb 2nd 2015 at 9:40 a.m. by Murph

Club Nintendo final rewards are here and the site is getting hammered. Get the prizes you want while you can!

Club Nintendo Update: January 2015 and DISCONTINUATION of Club Nintendo
Posted on Jan 20th 2015 at 6:37 p.m. by Murph

Here are the Club Nintendo rewards and it is with a heavy heart that we have to say good bye to Club Nintendo and hello to something new and unknown.

Nintendo Direct 1-14-15 write-up
Posted on Jan 14th 2015 at 8:50 p.m. by Murph

It’s time to start the year off right and find out what Nintendo’s plans are this year. It’s Nintendo Direct time!

Nintendo offering New 3DS Ambassador program in Europe
Posted on Jan 6th 2015 at 8:51 p.m. by Murph

Club Nintendo member? Live in Europe? Meet unspecified criteria? You may have an email from Nintendo to buy a New 3DS.

Club Nintendo Update: December 2014
Posted on Dec 15th 2014 at 9:20 p.m. by Murph

It’s the end of the year. Does Nintendo go out with a bang? Let’s see.

PAX East 2015: Everything we know so far

PAX East is coming soon and it’s time to lay out all we know about this fabulous event. Let’s see what Boston has in store for us this year.

Nintendo announces Black Friday weekend cyber deals
Posted on Nov 26th 2014 at 11:03 a.m. by Murph

Nintendo has some small discounts on some games if you are interested this Black Friday weekend.

Club Nintendo Update: November 2014
Posted on Nov 17th 2014 at 7:53 p.m. by Murph

Games for coins… you know the deal by now folks. Some new games out this month. Not as good as last month, but still something.

Nintendo Direct 11-05-14 write-up
Posted on Nov 8th 2014 at 4:28 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo is back with another Nintendo Direct. Let’s see what they have in store for the holiday season.

Nintendo to start offering “Pre-Download” service
Posted on Oct 30th 2014 at 10:27 p.m. by Murph

Similar to Steam. Buy the game ahead of time and download the majority of it so you’re ready to play on day one.

New Super Smash Bros. poster set on Club Nintendo
Posted on Oct 30th 2014 at 10:17 p.m. by Murph

Some pretty nice posters are now available on Club Nintendo. Nothing amazing but cool nonetheless.

Super Smash Bros Wii U Nintendo Direct write-up
Posted on Oct 23rd 2014 at 10:55 p.m. by Murph

A Nintendo Direct for Super Smash Bros Wii U? I can’t wait to hear what Nintendo has in store for this one.