Happy 20th Anniversary, Nintendo 64!

Nintendo's final cartridge-based home console turns the big two-zero today, and my feelings about it are bittersweet. My first experience with the console was at a friend's house, whose mother used to be my babysitter back in elementary school. The only game he owned as Pilotwings 64, which I tried a few times and thought … Continue reading Happy 20th Anniversary, Nintendo 64!

Weekend Gaming: What are You Playing?

The weekend is upon us once again, and hopefully you're all┬átaking time away from your busy lives to relax, refocus, and avoid a long-term case of the "fuck its." Any gaming plans on the agenda? I finally started Quantum Break this week, though I've only made it to Act 3-2. I've never been a huge … Continue reading Weekend Gaming: What are You Playing?

Zelda U Delayed for Simultaneous NX Launch in 2017, Surprising No One

With tons of hype surrounding Link's open-world reveal a few E3's ago, it's been mostly quiet on the Zelda U front, outside of talks of a possible delay. When rumors began spreading about Nintendo's new NX console, however, most of us had flashbacks to Twilight Princess and its dual launch on the brand new Wii … Continue reading Zelda U Delayed for Simultaneous NX Launch in 2017, Surprising No One

Nintendo’s ‘Pay What You Want’ Humble Bundle is Actually Pretty Good

For the next two weeks Nintendo is partnering with Humble Bundle, offering up a handful of Wii U and 3DS games in typical "pay what you want" fashion. The last time this happened, it was exclusive to North America, but this one is open to everyone. Pay at least $1.00 tier: Shantae and the Pirate's … Continue reading Nintendo’s ‘Pay What You Want’ Humble Bundle is Actually Pretty Good