Gamer’s Corner: Free-to-play

Second article in Gamer’s Corner. Here I talk about Free-to-play and the many ways to buy games these days. Enjoy

Gamer’s Corner: Free-to-play

Second article in Gamer’s Corner. Here I talk about Free-to-play and the many ways to buy games these days. Enjoy

Gamer’s Corner: amiibo

My first in my Gamer’s Corner articles, here I try to explain the amiibo sensation and what they are in as clear-cut terms as I can.

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!

Neo Geo Humble Bundle

To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Neo Geo there is a Neo Geo game Humble Bundle.  Some can even be played in your browser!

Posted 2 months ago

Capcom joins Humble Bundle for a deal

Humble Bundle now has a bunch of Capcom games in their latest bundle.  I pitched in $15 as it is a good selection of games in this one.  Charity FTW!

Posted 4 months ago

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 9 months 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 10 months 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago
Super Smash Bros. Nintendo Direct 12-15-15 write-up
Posted on Dec 15th 2015 9:21 p.m. by Murph

This is the final Super Smash Bros. video presentation. Let’s see what character one the Smash Ballot!

Nintendo Direct 11-12-15 write-up
Posted on Nov 12th 2015 8:56 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo’s back baby! With their first Nintendo Direct since Iwata has passed away. Here we goooooooo

Runbow is out, and it’s awesome
Posted on Sep 1st 2015 7:57 p.m. by Murph

Runbow has made it to the Wii U eShop. Support an awesome Indie and pick up this game!

Satoru Iwata, Nintendo president, passed away
Posted on Jul 13th 2015 7:21 p.m. by Murph

Satoru Iwata died on July 11, 2015. He was the president and CEO of Nintendo at the time. His replacement has not been named at this time.

Nintendo announces its first mobile game
Posted on Jun 29th 2015 9:37 p.m. by Murph

It’s Pokemon Shuffle… I know, it was VERY hard to guess that one… but it was at least a smart first choice.

2015 Nintendo E3 Digital Event write-up
Posted on Jun 16th 2015 9:56 p.m. by Murph

Nintendo did another Nintendo Direct for e3. Anything good in this one? I don’t think so but judge for yourself.

Gamer’s Corner: amiibo

My first in my Gamer’s Corner articles, here I try to explain the amiibo sensation and what they are in as clear-cut terms as I can.

Nintendo Direct Micro 6-01-15 write-up
Posted on Jun 1st 2015 at 5:04 p.m. by Murph

A little Nintendo Direct to tide us over until e3? Why not, am I right? Bill’s got some information on some 3DS/Wii U games.

Nintendo + Humble Bundle = EPIC
Posted on May 29th 2015 at 9:47 a.m. by Murph

My dreams have come true. Nintendo is doing a Humble Bundle with Wii U/3DS indie games. Get on this now!

E3 2015 Predictions: Nintendo
Posted on May 12th 2015 at 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 at 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 at 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 at 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.

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!

Nintendo, DeNA, and NX
Posted on Mar 17th 2015 at 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 at 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.

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!