While Capcom may have missed the mark with the past few Resident Evil games, focusing instead on remakes and re-releases, and there hasn’t been a new Megaman game in quite some time, there is one franchise that Capcom continues to shine with, Monster Hunter. Monster Hunter is essentially a game of boss fights in which the player is sorely outmatched as the creatures are massive forces of nat...[Read More]
Another month, another mythical Pokemon! Of course this means that the adorable little grass hedgehog (a literal hedge-hog, if you will) Shaymin is now up for grabs! This adorable little guy hasn’t been offered to gamers in the states legitimately since November 2009. Yikes, that is a massive wait for a Pokemon. Don’t worry though, our time is now!
Harness the power of a mysterious mech to stop ruthless invaders from mechanizing Kirby's home world. Smash through tough obstacles, lift heavy objects with ease, and scan enemies to shape-shift into new Modes with powerful abilities in this supercharged action-platformer!
If there’s one character that Nintendo hasn’t been afraid to throw change at, it’s Kirby. We’ve seen everything from Kirby’s Pinball Land to Kirby’s Dream Golf to, well, the amazing Kirby’s Epic Yarn, and for the most part, he’s rolled through unscathed, continuing to entertain fans around the world.
I’m a sucker for classics, as many of you that know me can attest. I have no problem walking into an arcade and blowing quarter after quarter on old-school favorites and coming away with a sheer sense of satisfaction. And that’s a good reason why I can appreciate Sega giving a full-on retail release to a number of its remastered 3D classics for the Nintendo 3DS, which were previously o...[Read More]
Nintendo are adding to their Amiibo supported games with their latest entry in the Mario VS Donkey Kong series of puzzle games. In Mini Mario & Friends: Amiibo Challenge, players will be able to bring their Amiibo figures to life as adorable toy versions of Nintendo characters. Using the touch screen, players will be guiding their minis through many puzzles, coaxing the characters to the goal ...[Read More]
Steel yourself for the next evolution of the series that reinvented turn-based RPGs—the successor to Square Enix's Bravely Default™ game. In this standalone adventure, Agnés Oblige has been imprisoned, and as a knight in her service, it's up to the hero, Yew, to save her! Form the ultimate team and strategy, then risk it all in this fast, fresh RPG.
It’s great to see JRPG’s get another movement on the Nintendo front this year, along the same lines that we saw in the heyday on the Sony PlayStation and Sega Dreamcast. Well, okay, maybe not THAT much, but you get the idea – they’re getting great exposure again, and fans are enjoying them in droves, I’ll bet.
Shin Megami Tensei is a brutally difficult RPG series, probably one of the most challenging traditional RPGs of the last decade. Yet, it remains as one of the most visually interesting games out there with the signature style the franchise has always represented. Capturing modern Japanese culture and using Judeo-Christian mythology, Shin Megami Tensei is a brilliant mix of culture to create a uniq...[Read More]
XSEED Games is bringing new versions of the hit horror game to North America! Originally released 20 years ago, Corpse Party is a chilling visual novel experience that takes players on a terrifying journey.
Japan gets a lot of the cool things from Nintendo. The most recent exclusive is the sexy Super Famicom *new* 3DS. If you haven’t had a chance to gaze upon all its glory, check it out down below. As if it wasn’t bad enough that the 3DS is beautiful, but the box is just as beautiful!