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Nintendo Is Producing 'Significantly More' SNES Classic Edition Consoles, But Not For Long

Posted on 06/26 22:52 in Deals | 0

The big video game news of the day is the announcement of Nintendo's new retro console: The SNES Classic Edition.After all, many gamers were left out in the cold with the NES Classic Edition last year.

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'Pokémon GO' Drops Raid Level Requirement To 20

Posted on 06/26 21:40 in Deals | 0

Now, Niantic has dropped the level requirement down to 20, allowing a ton of new players to get out there and get fighting.The best solution might be to break things into groups: maybe level 15+ could only participate in Tier 1 raids, and level 20+ got the full experience.

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10 Fun Steam Summer Sale Games For Under $1

Posted on 06/26 20:58 in Deals | 0

The Steam Summer Sale is now in full-swing and Forbes has done a great job of rounding up some of the better deals.Erik Kain posted about games under $10 and under $5, and I wrote an article detailing some of the more interesting indie games on sale.

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This Is The Most Exciting Thing About The Mini SNES Classic Edition

Posted on 06/26 19:06 in Deals | 0

To nobody's surprise, Nintendo has announced the SNES Classic Edition, a follow-up to last year's woefully under-supplied NES Classic Edition.Way back in December we were already seeing leaks about the retro console, but more importantly we knew there was no way Nintendo would pass up the opportunity to sell what will likely be an even bigger hit than the NES Classic Edition.

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How The Intercept Went From Supporting Edward Snowden To Being The NSA's BFF

Posted on 06/26 18:41 in Deals | 0

They also told the Agency where it was mailed from.As a result, Winner is now warming the inside of a prison cell.

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Gotta Go Fast As These 'Sonic The Hedgehog' Sneakers Won't Be Around For Long

Posted on 06/26 18:31 in Deals | 0

Courtesy of Japanese company Anippon, you can now pre-order Sonic’s famous red shoes.To commemorate the recent 26th birthday of the Sonic series, Sega teamed up with Anippon to release these lovely new sneakers.

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The SNES Classic Edition Is Out This September But Will Nintendo Be Able To Keep Up With Demand?

Posted on 06/26 18:31 in Deals | 0

Following the huge success of the NES Classic Edition last year, Nintendo is intending to follow up that with a new SNES Classic Edition this September.Like the previous NES Classic Edition, this new SNES version will come with two wired pads, a USB charger and HDMI output.

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Nintendo Will Support The 3DS Into 2018 And Beyond

Posted on 06/26 18:01 in Deals | 0

In a recent interview, Reggie Fils-Aimé talks about how Nintendo plans to support the 3DS into 2018 and beyond regardless of the Switch.However, I am relieved to see Nintendo follow through on its support of the 3DS despite the recent release of the Switch.

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5 Tips For Winning Raid Battles In 'Pokémon GO'

Posted on 06/26 17:59 in Deals | 0

Raids are both similar and different to combat in the rest of the game: you're still tapping to attack and swiping to dodge, you're still selecting six Pokémon to take into battle, you're still weighing type and CP.If you're up against a Flareon, load up with Vaporeon and Blastoise.

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Video Gaming Is The Best Investment Theme You've Never Heard Of

Posted on 06/26 16:45 in Deals | 0

But they are also engaged in some largely under-the-radar purchasing of things like video games.That’s the initial takeaway from Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends presentation earlier this month in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.

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Here's Everything That Needs To Change About Pokémon GO's Raids

Posted on 06/26 16:42 in Deals | 0

I think there’s a lot to love about raids, but given that this is an early test, there’s much that needs to be looked at, particularly before raids expand to include Legendary Pokémon later this summer.However, I don’t think the overall raid radius needs to be expanded everywhere, given that I don’t want 40 raids showing up on my nearby in my city.

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Netflix's Thumb-Based Ratings System Is The Epitome Of Uselessness

Posted on 06/26 15:52 in Deals | 0

I was curious to see how the show was being received so far, but naturally when I looked for the Netflix rating, there were no stars to be found.That’s when I remembered Netflix has deemed it wise to replace its stars with what is quite literally the most useless rating system I have ever seen across any form of media.

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'Fear The Walking Dead' Season 3, Episode 5 Review: Drowning In Water, Burning In Flame

Posted on 06/26 04:01 in Deals | 0

Spoilers through Season 3 of 'Fear The Walking Dead' follow.I'm not sure what's going on, but it's like we're watching a whole new show.

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There's Literally Only One Thing To Like About Pokemon GO's Big Gym Rework

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

The new gyms have instantly become populated by high-level creatures that make them totally inaccessible to all but the strongest players, they rely on a broken real-time combat system, they're tough to understand, they're just not fun.They've tweaked some of the old problems and imported some new ones, but all in all not much has changed.

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Pokémon GO's Big Gym Rework Has Some Immediately Obvious Problems

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

How tough can one Pokémon be, right?Here’s where the issues with the new gym system become immediately apparent.

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'Beyond Good And Evil 2' Looks Like The 'Mass Effect' Game We've Always Wanted

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

At E3 last week, one of the biggest and most exciting surprises was the announcement of Beyond Good And Evil 2.To show off the game, Ubisoft released a really amazing CGI trailer filled with anthropomorphized animals and exciting chase scenes.

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All The Raid Bosses You Can Find In 'Pokémon GO' And How To Beat Them

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

There are a lot of different bosses you might encounter in a raid, however, which is what we'll look at today.The good people at the Silph Road have taken the trouble of collating all the known raid bosses people have encountered, and two days in we're bound to have a fairly complete list.

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As Movies And Videogames Go Global, New Jobs Open For Humanities Grads

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

As a result, there's booming demand for an intriguing class of experts, called localization specialists, localization managers and localization engineers.Intriguingly, about 60% of these pay at least $75,000 a year, according to Indeed's estimates.

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Toy Companies Are Waiting For Movies To Boost Flagging Construction Toy Growth

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

If your customers are tired of stepping on Lego bricks, they may enjoy the news that games and puzzles outpaced construction toys as the fastest growing category globally in 2016 —but toughen up your soles, because the construction toy category is expected to make a comeback, according to Euromonitor, a market research provider.6% decline in North America last year—the first negative growth for the category in North America over the past five years.

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How Gym Badges Work In 'Pokémon GO'

Posted on 06/26 02:48 in Deals | 0

After a few false starts, Pokémon GO has a brand new gym system, offering tweaks both small and large to how players fight for, capture and hold territory.All in all, it's the same concept with some new values attached to it, but there is one major thing in the game that wasn't there before: gym badges.

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