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Five Things BioWare Should Fix In 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Moving Forward

Posted on 03/30 16:32 in Deals | 0

Last night, BioWare posted a bit of a MEA culpa in regard to the challenges of Mass Effect: Andromeda (I’m sorry, I’m sorry, everyone has been waiting to make that joke for months).Our team is listening, working around the clock to gather information and plan out solutions to improve and build on Mass Effect: Andromeda.

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'Pokémon GO' Should Have Grass And Fire Festivals After The Water Festival

Posted on 03/30 16:31 in Deals | 0

The Water Festival, however, came out of left field -- announced on the same day it started, not tied to any real holiday and, I would argue, a handy little success.So if we've already seen a Water Festival for one of those starters, it stands to reason that we'll see one for Grass and Fire as well.

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Preview The Spring Anime Season For Free On VRV

Posted on 03/30 15:02 in Deals | 0

Media streaming company Ellation really wants you to check out their new a la carte media service, VRV.Normally, freemium users need to wait seven days before watching new anime episodes on Crunchyroll (while they are available as simulcasts immediately for paying subscribers).

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Fame And The Game: Why Your Big Name IP Doesn't Guarantee Success

Posted on 03/30 14:29 in Deals | 0

The insane success of the incredibly popular and lucrative Kim Kardashian branded mobile game developed by Glu Mobile suggests that celebrity IP can catapult games apps to the top of the charts.But a review of recent hits and misses shows that developers need more than a major name to make it big.

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Jackpot! Las Vegas Raiders Shake Down Tax Payers For $750 Million Stadium

Posted on 03/30 12:04 in Deals | 0

That’s how much Mark Davis and the Las Vegas Raiders want Nevada taxpayers to fork over in order to build a new 65,000-seat, $1.9 billion stadium, part of the deal to woo the team from their longtime home in Oakland.

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Fifty Word Review: Mario Sports Superstars

Posted on 03/30 02:46 in Deals | 0

Most sports collections are poor quality money grabs, but Nintendo did this one right.Mario and his friends appear in five entertaining minigames --soccer, tennis, golf, baseball, and horse racing-- that are surprisingly deep and engaging.

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Pokemon GO's Water Festival Is Over, But You Can Still Catch Golden Magikarp

Posted on 03/29 23:17 in Deals | 0

The surprise event increased spawn rates for Water Pokémon rare and otherwise across all areas, even those that rarely saw them, and threw in a stylish Magikarp hat to boot.Now that the festival is over, however, it seems that the shiny Pokémon will be sticking around.

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Best Buy Annnounces New Nintendo Switch And NES Classic Edition Stock

Posted on 03/29 19:13 in Deals | 0

You may get another chance to snag a Nintendo Switch if you act quickly.So far, most restocks have been limited to physical stores for a number of stores, but this Best Buy shipment will be coming to the web.

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The 'Destiny 2' Question: PS4 (Pro), Xbox (Scorpio) or PC?

Posted on 03/29 17:31 in Deals | 0

Sony systems do feel like the “default” platforms for Destiny, and I am seriously considering making the transition from Xbox to PS4 myself.Also, it’s likely that Xbox Scorpio will not come out until November, while Destiny 2 will launch in September.

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I Can't Wait For 'Wonder Boy: The Dragon's Trap'

Posted on 03/29 17:28 in Deals | 0

One of my favorite games of all time was Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap, which I played in 4th and 5th grade on my friend's Sega Master System.The game opens just after the events of Wonder Boy in Monster Land, another fantastic game in its own right.

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Why Exclusive PS4 Content For 'Destiny 2' Is A Big Mistake

Posted on 03/29 16:51 in Deals | 0

Perhaps it shouldn't be surprising that Destiny 2 will have timed exclusive content for the PlayStation 4, but it sure is disappointing.In practice, this means that certain content is gated off from the entire player base, because those PS4 exclusive Strikes are never Nightfall Strikes and vendors like Xur never sell PS4 exclusive items.

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'Rocket League' Coming To Nintendo Switch Should Not Even Be A Debate

Posted on 03/29 16:32 in Deals | 0

IGN recently spoke to Psyonix Studios' Vice President Jeremy Dunham about the possibility of the hugely popular Rocket League coming to the Nintendo Switch.So we’re still in that evaluation phase.

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Congress Kills Internet Privacy Protections, Expanding The Market For Your Personal Info

Posted on 03/29 12:03 in Deals | 0

Under the Obama administration, telecommunications companies were not allowed to collect and sell browser history or other data from smart phones.In a party-line vote, Congress proposed legislation to the Donald Trump administration which reverses those regulations, freeing Internet service providers such such as Verizon, AT&T and Comcast to sell your personal data at will.

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'Snake Pass' Review: A Slippery, Serpentine Escapade

Posted on 03/29 11:57 in Deals | 0

But before we dig into the missteps, let’s talk about what makes retro-inspired Snake Pass so special.The story is thin, but the concept is fun, and it’s in the lighthearted presentation that Snake Pass really excels.

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Cayde-6 Steals The Show In New 'Destiny 2' Teaser Trailer

Posted on 03/29 04:13 in Deals | 0

The Destiny 2 hype machine has begun grinding its wheels, with the full brunt of Activision's marketing forces being brought to bear this week.This was later followed by a teaser trailer starring Cayde-6, voiced by Firefly's Nathan Fillion, who reprises his role from the original game.

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Breath Of The Wild's Best Side Quest Is About Hope Amidst Catastrophe

Posted on 03/29 03:27 in Deals | 0

It's a delightful little side quest that I love for a number of reasons.Second and perhaps more importantly, I liked how the side quest fits in the overall storyline of Breath of the Wild.

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Reactive Armor For VF-0 Phoenix Toy Review: 'Macross' Is All About The Missiles

Posted on 03/28 18:30 in Deals | 0

The premise had Macross Zero set in 2009, before the events of the original Macross TV series and dealt with the latter part of the Unification Wars.Compared to the flashbacks in the original TV series, Macross Zero occurs a bit after those when the war is almost over.

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'Valkyria Revolution' Is Finally Coming Westward This June

Posted on 03/28 18:01 in Deals | 0

The latest installment in the Valkyria series, that of Valkyria Revolution, is getting its Western release this June.Released back in January in Japan, Valkyria Revolution did not go down well with the fans of the series.

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What I Loved About 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Is Fading Near The End

Posted on 03/28 17:39 in Deals | 0

I’ve returned to Zelda: Breath of the Wild after a lengthy break to play through Mass Effect: Andromeda.What I’ve found is still the incredible game I set down weeks ago, but with a few caveats.

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'Pokémon GO' Water Festival Ends Tomorrow

Posted on 03/28 17:35 in Deals | 0

The Water Festival not only increased spawn rates for people regardless of their locale, it also made some rare Pokémon --  Lapras in particular -- easier to snag.The event also contained another surprise tucked away amongst the fishes.

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