E3 is upon us. The Electronic Entertainment Expo. The biggest video game convention of the year. Gamer's Christmas, as people often call it. It is one of my favorite times of the year. It is not without its flaws, however. “Circus of Lies” could very well be another appropriate name for E3. From Watch_Dogs to … Continue reading Why I love E3.
Nintendo pushed their new Switch Reward Program last night and people are acting like entitled little bitches over it. Yeah, that's my opening line. I'm so pissed at the attitude some people have toward a program Nintendo had absolutely no obligations to give us it pushed me to write an article for my blog for … Continue reading Opinion: Switch Reward Program; Nintendo doesn’t owe you anything.
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.
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.
E3 has come and gone already and while it hasn't been the best it had its fair share of cool and interesting games. And I'm gonna give awards to some of them. Most of them awards I made up on the fly because I wanted a particular game to appear on this list, which isn't … Continue reading BY2K’s E3 2017 Awards.
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.
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.