Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Metroid: Samus Returns, the remake of the Game Boy game Metroid II: Return of Samus, is coming up fast. Recently its amiibo functionalities were revealed by the official website and later confirmed by Nintendo and let's just say some people are less than happy about what the amiibo do. The Super Smash Bros. Series Samus … Continue reading Opinion: Why the use of amiibo in Metroid: Samus Returns is terrible.

Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Hot off the heals of the E3, the biggest gaming convention of the world, watched by hundred of thousands of gamers and journalists every year, Nintendo decided to do the most Nintendo thing possible and catch everyone by surprise once again; announce the SNES Classic, follow-up to last year's hottest toy, the NES Classic. And … Continue reading Nintendo announces the SNES Classic; comes with an official release of Star Fox 2.

Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

After a less than stellar E3 (most people agreed that by that point Ubisoft had the best press conference, which is crazy), this was Nintendo's E3 to win. Honestly they didn't have to do much to take it. And they didn't do that much. But enough. First we got a little montage trailer with actors … Continue reading Nintendo Spotlight 2017 Recap: She. Has. Returned.

Sony E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Running on fumes.

Sony E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Running on fumes.

Another press conference that didn't go quite as expected. Sony had more budget for hanging people above the stage during demos (probably the sound guys that messed up the audio at the beginning of the conference) than they had actual new announcements. Guess Sony finally ran out of games to announce that are 3 or … Continue reading Sony E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Running on fumes.

Ubisoft E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Beyond Rabbids and Pirates.

Ubisoft E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Beyond Rabbids and Pirates.

Who would have thought that Ubisoft would have the best press conference of E3 so far this year? No one expects the French Inquisition, heh? HEH!? Nevermind... Things kicked off with the gloves already off with the official reveal of the worst kept secret of this year; Mario and Rabbids: Kingdom Battle. And even though … Continue reading Ubisoft E3 2017 Press Conference Recap: Beyond Rabbids and Pirates.