Murph’s PAX East 2014 indie game awards

These are some prestigious honors I am going to grant on some of the PAX East indie games. You can’t buy better publicity than this!

Murph’s PAX East 2014 indie game awards

These are some prestigious honors I am going to grant on some of the PAX East indie games. You can’t buy better publicity than this!

PAX East 2014: Everything we know so far

PAX East is back again. It’s like it’s an annual convention or something right? Keep this article bookmarked for all the details when it comes out!

State of the Wii Union

Wii Union… see what I did there? Let’s take a look at how Nintendo is doing from a longtime Nintendo fan.

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 4 days 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 5 days 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 2 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 3 months ago

YouTube to buy Twitch for ~ $1 billion

Though not officially confirmed by Twitch or Google/YouTube, Variety is reporting that YouTube is buying Twitch for over a billion dollars.

Posted 3 months ago

An Oculus Rift… for chickens

Why should humans have all the fun right?  There’s an Oculus Rift for our friends the poultry as well.

Posted 3 months ago

Xbox One without Kinect coming soon

Kinect-free Xbox One will be coming out on June 9th for $399

Posted 3 months ago

Dead Space is free on Origin

Until May 8th, you can download Dead Space on PC for free through Origin.  If you don’t have it and love horror games, what are you waiting for???

Posted 5 months ago

Durham Bulls will wear R2-D2 jerseys on May 4th

To celebrate “Star Wars Day” the Durham Bulls will be sporting R2-D2 jerseys according to ESPN.  These are the droids I am looking for…

Posted 5 months ago

Get the lowest score possible in Super Mario Bros.

A lot of people fight over who scored the highest in a game. Well, how about who got the lowest score in Super Mario Bros? Check out the video!

Posted 6 months ago

25% Off Elder Scrolls Online (and Other Games)

For a limited time, Green Man Gaming is allowing you to use a 25% discount code (YOGCST-BESTYT-EVERRR) on the purchase of most of their PC games (including The Elder Scrolls Online). Using the code, I got the ESO Imperial Edition (retail $80) for $60. Thank you to Yogcast and Green Man Gaming!

Posted 6 months ago

Sid Meier Humble Bundle available now

The latest Humble Bundle is out. You can get a couple Civilization games and others. I picked it up… gotta help out charity of course ;)

Posted 7 months ago
Some Japan Nintendo Direct coverage (8/29/2014) and more
Posted on Aug 29th 2014 12:03 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo just dropped a whole bunch of new information and releases. A New 3DS, Ultimate NES Remix, new bundles, and tons more! This is a must read.

Twitch streamer gets SWAT team called on him
Posted on Aug 28th 2014 9:50 p.m. by Murph

The Creatures got “swatted” during a stream of Counter-Strike: GO. Swatting is when someone calls in a prank SWAT call on someone. Yes this happens.

Pokemon fighter coming to arcades, not Wii U yet
Posted on Aug 27th 2014 8:53 p.m. by Murph

A Pokemon fighter from Bandai Namco, the creators of Tekken, are creating a Pokemon fighting game that will be in the arcades. No Wii U version yet.

Free Mario Kart 8 DLC and some non-free DLC
Posted on Aug 27th 2014 8:43 p.m. by Murph

Mario Kart 8 is getting some free DLC and some other DLC that you can buy if you are so inclined. I’ll personally be picking up both!

Broforce spin-off game available on Steam for free
Posted on Aug 7th 2014 4:27 p.m. by Murph

Broforce is an awesome game in its own right but why not get the spin-off game from Free Lives for absolutely free. What are you waiting for?

Yacht Club Games reveals costs and sales of Shovel Knight
Posted on Aug 7th 2014 3:56 p.m. by Murph

Ever wonder how much money it takes to make a game? Well read on and you’ll find out.

PAX East 2014: Everything we know so far

PAX East is back again. It’s like it’s an annual convention or something right? Keep this article bookmarked for all the details when it comes out!

Club Nintendo Update: August 2014
Posted on Aug 7th 2014 at 3:41 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo has gone crazy this month offering 8 different games for coins. Are any of them good? Let’s check it out!

Nintendo goes all digital for Elite Prizes in 2014
Posted on Jul 16th 2014 at 10:16 p.m. by Murph

No physical prizes for Club Nintendo Elite prizes this year. I hope they bring them back but you have your choice of a game this year.

New Super Smash Bros. fighter coming
Posted on Jul 11th 2014 at 8:10 p.m. by Murph

New fighter incoming, on July 14! And to think I thought they were done with surprises after E3…

Club Nintendo Update: July 2014
Posted on Jul 11th 2014 at 8:01 p.m. by Murph

More games for coins… some pretty good ones too!

Shovel Knight is out and so is the soundtrack
Posted on Jun 30th 2014 at 8:04 p.m. by Murph

For those looking for an old styled platformer with some awesome chiptunes, pick up Shovel Knight. Also name your price for two albums.

Club Nintendo Update: June 2014
Posted on Jun 16th 2014 at 5:51 p.m. by Murph

Another month another Club Nintendo update… here we go!

State of the Wii Union

Wii Union… see what I did there? Let’s take a look at how Nintendo is doing from a longtime Nintendo fan.

E3 2014: Nintendo Digital Event notes
Posted on Jun 10th 2014 at 7:17 p.m. by Murph

So Nintendo needs to pull out all the stops this year to get the Wii U in more households quickly. Let’s what they have in store.

E3 2014 Predictions: Nintendo
Posted on Jun 9th 2014 at 7:39 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo needs to pull out the big guns this year to sell some Wii Us. Let’s make some guesses as to what they will show off this year.

Luigi “Death Stare” makes it onto national news
Posted on Jun 5th 2014 at 8:01 p.m. by Murph

Luigi means business in Mario Kart 8. He means so much business that after taking out Waluigi, he decided to let him know who’s boss.

Nintendo to release GameCube controller adapter for Wii U
Posted on May 30th 2014 at 9:01 p.m. by Murph

Smash Bros. fans aren’t going to be left out in the cold for Wii U. Feast your eyes on the GameCube controller adapter!

Club Nintendo Update: May 2014
Posted on May 14th 2014 at 8:44 p.m. by Murph

Club Nintendo rewards are back and it is time to refresh the games for coins. Check them out

Mario Kart 8 Nintendo Direct 04-30-14 write-up
Posted on Apr 30th 2014 at 9:43 p.m. by Murph

So will this Nintendo Direct finally be the one that gets me to buy a Wii U? Read on to find out!