Now that I've had a few days to digest the recent Nintendo Switch presentation, I'd like to discuss its ups and downs as a core console gamer. One that grew up playing NES and SNES, felt a little burned by the Wii U, and wants nothing more than The Big N to return to form … Continue reading Nintendo Remains Innovative, Imaginative, and Out of Touch with the Switch
I stayed up late last night watching the Nintendo Switch presentation, but that's another post for another day. Later today, perhaps. I will say it's been a happy Switchmas, and with March 3rd looming in the distance, I'm more motivated than ever to tackle this backlog. What are your gaming plans this weekend? I'm in … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?
It was asses to elbows yesterday at the local Best Buy while my roommate and his girlfriend made their way to check out the latest E3 demos from Nintendo. Sadly, I won't be going until Saturday, but here is a bit of a heads up for anyone else venturing to Best Buy this weekend, courtesy … Continue reading E3 Nintendo Experience Experienced in Glen Burnie, MD.
This Week in Gaming is a weekly column every Sunday attempting to re-cap some of the biggest news in the gaming industry, or poking fun at a few things no one really cares about. Let's cut the bullshit and get started! First thing first, EA can suck a dick. Not just any dick, but a … Continue reading This Week in Gaming – EA crosses a line, tons of Nintendo news and the Ouya displayed at E3.. via the parking lot?
If you take a look at the list of Nintendo release titles that date back to the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1985/86, you’ll notice that aside from the NES itself there hasn’t been a solid release line-up.. well.. ever. It’s a tough thing to judge a console’s success by its launch, but I understand the … Continue reading Will the Wii U eventually pick up steam or have you already given up on Nintendo?
In what I'd like to become a weekly column here at Cheap Boss Attack, This Week in Gaming will cap out the weekend rounding up some of the bigger stories to hit the press and how much I probably don't care about them. So let's cut the bullshit and dive in head first, shall we? … Continue reading This Week in Gaming – CoD Ghosts announced, no Madden for Wii-U, MGS Legacy Collection too big for 360 & more!
As a 30 year old gamer that grew up in the Nintendo generation, they've always held a special place in my 8-bit heart. I'll admit that I started to doubt the big N during both the N64 and Gamecube eras, with a majority of the great games being first party and releasing way too few … Continue reading Nintendo Wii: A Disappointment or Just Overlooked by the Hardcore Crowd?