Skylanders SuperChargers Impressions

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Everyone is rushing in to stake a claim in the toys-to-life category of games. Few that arrived last year were considered better than the originator, the toys-to-life video game that started it all: Skylanders. Through multiple iterations, tons of new characters and cool new abilities, Skylanders has stayed at the top of everyone’s shopping list […]

Lego Dimensions Impressions: Terrific, Witty and Worrisome

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It’s hard to imagine that anyone ever wondered how great the experience of toys-to-life games like Skylanders would be if they somehow had to assemble the collectible extras. That no one seems to have ever have had the idea before is what makes Warner Brother’s Lego Dimensions game so interesting. Lego Dimensions is a classic […]

Nintendo E3 Star Fox Zero Release Shocks

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It was at last year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo that video game and console maker Nintendo first revealed there was a Star Fox release on the horizon for its Wii U. This morning during its Nintendo E3 2015 Digital Event the company shocked everyone when it announced that a final version of the game is set […]

How to Watch Nintendo at E3 2015

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The Electronic Entertainment Expo always seems pretty high-stakes when you’re talking about Nintendo. Nintendo straddles two horses in the entertainment industry. As the makers of the Wii U, they’re comfortably in third place behind the Xbox One and PS4. Splatoon did wonders for the console this past May and whatever the company shows at E3 […]

5 Crazy Things We Hope Happen at E3 2015

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E3 2015 is quickly approaching. The show floor at the Los Angeles Convention Center doesn’t actually open until Tuesday, but on Monday Microsoft and Sony have huge press events planned where they’ll talk about the latest games and changes to their console. Bethesda Softworks is expected to mark the unofficial start of E3 2015 with […]

3 Big Xbox One, Wii U and PS4 Games for June 2015

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We all knew that as the summer months approached there’d be a little less to be excited about. New titles from independent developers for the Xbox One, PS4 and PC are still arriving at a fast pace, but games from large developers with names most gamers can recognize are down to a trickle. Those in […]

Why & Where You Should Buy a Splatoon Amiibo

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Nintendo’s Splatoon video game is a surprisingly popular topic of discussion these days. A lot of that discussion centers on the core mechanics of the game. A vocal few feel that the game isn’t as complete as it should be. Others laud Nintendo for taking the third-player shooter genre and making an experience than anyone […]

Splatoon: 5 Fun Things to Know

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Huge video game launches usually come in a few different flavors. First, there’s the first-person shooter franchises with tons of explosions and multiplayer experiences that’ll make you wish you had more time to play video game instead of study. Then there are the games that come out of nowhere and are so much fun you can’t […]

5 Wii U Games We Expect to See at E3 2015

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Every year millions of gamers around the world stop what they’re doing. They clear their schedules of any distractions and work hard to make sure that they don’t have any errands during launch time. These gamers find the nearest television set or internet-equipped device and settle in for all the biggest video game announcements coming […]

Wii U Killer Game Splatoon Gets Another Beta

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There’s another free Splatoon play session coming for those anxious to check out Nintendo’s upcoming arena battle game ahead of release. Nintendo of America, confirmed another online session for Splatoon in a message this week on its public Twitter account. According to the message, this latest Splatoon beta of sorts will begin on May 23rd. […]

Free Splatoon for Wii U Arrives for One Weekend Only

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With the Splatoon release set for later this month, video game maker Nintendo is giving gamers any and every opportunity to find out everything they need to know about the new multiplayer shooter. This morning Nintendo announced a free Splatoon demo for anyone who owns one of its Wii U consoles. Nintendo revealed the free […]

Suprise Splatoon Wii U Bundle Release Details Arrive  

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With the launch of Splatoon just weeks away, Nintendo is making it easier than ever for gamers to get their hands on everything they need to get going. This morning Nintendo revealed the Splatoon Wii U Bundle, an all-in-one package for anyone looking to pick up the game on May 29th. Announced officially in a […]

Are Lego Dimensions the New Amiibo & Skylanders Craze?

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Activision’s Skylanders and Nintendo’s Amiibo action figures are getting some new competition this holiday from a famous name children already know and love. This morning Lego, makers of the building blocks that’ve delighted children for decades announced Lego Dimensions. Warner Brothers and Lego announced the new Lego Dimension, games and sets this morning in a […]

New Amiibo Pre-Order Frustrate Buyers as Big Sales Arrive

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It’s only been two days since Nintendo, makers of the Wii U and the Nintendo 3DS, announced a wave of new Amiibo figures for use in their latest games, but already excitement is high. Video games and children’s retailer Toys R Us is now taking new Amiibo pre-orders and slashing prices on the Amiibo figures […]

New Amiibo Characters and Release Date Details Revealed  

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It seems Nintendo has no problem stoking the fires of the Amiibo character craze sweeping across America, Japan and most other places in between. Late yesterday the company announced new Amiibo characters launching soon and detailed a new form of a Amiibo that’ll likely prove even more popular with New Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Wii U buyers […]

Nintendo NX is the New PS4 & Xbox One Rival

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Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PS4 video game consoles aren’t yet feeling the heat from sales of Nintendo’s consoles and games, but that could change after next year. This morning the Japanese video game giant announced the Nintendo NX, a next generation video game console that it plans to launch in the not too distant […]

$329 Xbox One & Skylanders Among Toys R Us Black Friday 2014 Deals

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Forget toys, retailer Toys R Us is slashing 40% off the price of new Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS4 and Wii U games & even discounting the Xbox One more than it already has been. That’s if scans of a leaked Black Friday 2014 ad are indicative of the store’s Black Friday 2014 deals. Scans […]

Super Smash Bros for Wii U Video Packs 50 Amazing Extras

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With the holiday season quickly approaching and video game consoles from rivals picking up exclusive titles, Nintendo is heavily promoting its own weapon to win the holiday buying season. This week the company didn’t just talk about 50 features, changes and upgrades buyers of Super Smash Bros for Wii U can’t expect. It packed them […]

Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

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With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Release Date Arrives

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Nintendo, makers of the Wii U gaming console, have revealed that Super Smash Bros. Wii U’s final release date in North America and around the world – and that’s only the beginning. Super Smash Bros. Wii U’s release date in the United States is November 21st. Nintendo announced that release date along with a slew […]