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.

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.

Clearing up the amiibo confusion… will it succeed?

amiibo is officially on store shelves and I’m already seeing a lot of confusion. Has Nintendo done a good enough job educating?

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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 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 4 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 5 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 6 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 6 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 8 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 9 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 9 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 9 months ago
Game of the Year 2014 Roundup
Posted on Feb 9th 2015 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 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 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 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 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 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.

Clearing up the amiibo confusion… will it succeed?

amiibo is officially on store shelves and I’m already seeing a lot of confusion. Has Nintendo done a good enough job educating?

Club Nintendo Update: October 2014
Posted on Oct 13th 2014 at 7:38 p.m. by Murph

Some more games for coins. Some of them I highly recommend this time… what a change!

Nintendo’s Super Smashing Sale week 4 deals
Posted on Sep 25th 2014 at 1:50 p.m. by Murph

It’s the 4th and final week for the Super Smash Bros. inspired sale. Let’s see if Nintendo has anything good for us to buy.

Nintendo’s Super Smashing Sale week 3 deals
Posted on Sep 18th 2014 at 1:45 p.m. by Murph

Week 3 is upon us. Nothing that great from what I can see sadly but maybe something tickles your fancy. Next week is week 4 and the final week.

Nintendo is giving out Super Smash Bros. 3DS demos
Posted on Sep 12th 2014 at 6:24 p.m. by Murph

If you are a Club Nintendo Platinum member or have a friend that is, they were sent an email with 4 codes. One for them, 3 for family/friends.

Nintendo’s Super Smashing Sale week 2 deals
Posted on Sep 11th 2014 at 4:17 p.m. by Murph

It’s week 2 of Nintendo’s Smash Bros. inspired sale. Let’s see what they have discounted for us this week.

Club Nintendo Update: September 2014
Posted on Sep 9th 2014 at 5:50 p.m. by Murph

8 more games from the house that Mario built. Nintendo apparently doesn’t think 4 games is enough anymore and I can’t complain.