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For Fans Of 'Zelda: A Link To The Past' This Unearthed Interview Is The Stuff Of Legend

Posted on 12/21 18:30 in Deals | 0

It covers the development of Zelda: A Link to the Past on the SNES and it contains some truly fascinating insights into the development of the game.Back in the 90s, most studios didn’t operate in the way Nintendo did.

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'Super Mario Run' Is A F2P Game Crammed Awkwardly In A Paid Game's Shell

Posted on 12/23 17:33 in Deals | 0

My theory is that once upon a time, Super Mario Run was partially designed as a F2P title, but ultimately Nintendo made the call to make it a paid game instead.Here are a few questions I have about the current state of Super Mario Run: - Why do Rally tickets exist at all?

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The 'Passengers' Trailers All Hid A Twist That Ruins The Movie From The Start

Posted on 12/24 16:49 in Deals | 0

There is a twist in Passengers, but it’s one the film lays on you right at the start, rather than waiting for the end.But no, the twist is less mind-bending than either of those, and instead is something that sinks the entire concept of the Jim/Aurora romance from the start.

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How I Finally Fell In Love With 'Skyrim' This Christmas

Posted on 12/31 02:16 in Deals | 0

It's like I'm seeing the game through entirely different eyes now.Years after its original release, I'm playing the new HD version on PS4 and enjoying it more than I ever have in the past.

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My Top Ten Video Games Of 2016

Posted on 01/01 18:39 in Deals | 0

We will have a compiled Forbes Games “Best of 2016” list online soon, but a lot of people have been asking me what my own favorite games of the year have been.Without further ado, to start the new year, here are my ten best video games of 2016.

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30 Under 30 In Games 2017: The Creators And Founders Behind TSM, 'Stardew Valley' And 'Cards Against Humanity'

Posted on 01/03 14:51 in Deals | 0

Looking to compete in the early tournaments for the game, Dinh formed TSM after failing to persuade existing eSports organizations to pick up his team.In describing how one becomes a successful eSport athlete, Dinh defined the prevailing characteristic of the 30 people representing FORBES’ games list.

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'Borderlands 3' Feels Like Its Missing Its Moment

Posted on 01/03 17:33 in Deals | 0

And yet, now that the genre is more popular than ever, it feels like this founding father is constantly left out of the conversation.I can’t imagine we’ll see Borderlands 3 until well into 2018, and who knows what the market will be like at that point.

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'Rime' Is No Longer A PS4 Exclusive, And It's Coming To Switch

Posted on 01/03 19:28 in Deals | 0

Indie game Rime, which was unveiled at Gamescome 2013 as a PlayStation 4 exclusive before practically disappearing from view, is no longer a Sony exclusive.The game was delayed and rumors of its cancellation circulated for the past few years.

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Diablo 3's 'Darkening of Tristam' Anniversary Patch Review: Well That Was...Something

Posted on 01/05 15:34 in Deals | 0

It’s a weird “tribute” because it’s almost entirely just Diablo 3 with a filter and everything renamed.As many have said, a full-on remaster of Diablo 1 would have been a lot more interesting than this.

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'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Is Almost Dodging Hype As The Anti-'No Man's Sky'

Posted on 01/06 18:40 in Deals | 0

Something strange is going on with Mass Effect: Andromeda.Other Mass Effect games followed the saga of Shepard assembling a crew and trying to save the galaxy.

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Here's Why 'Call of Duty' Will Never Give Up Its Map Packs

Posted on 01/07 18:09 in Deals | 0

Games like Overwatch and Titanfall 2 have sworn off the tradition of map packs, promising players that all future maps will be free for all players.But for one series at least, that does not seem likely at all.

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Today's The Last Day Of Pokémon GO's Best (And Most Profitable) Holiday Event To Date

Posted on 01/08 16:09 in Deals | 0

I thought I would be remiss if I didn’t remind Pokémon GO players that this is the last day of the second half of the game’s big holiday event, one that actually turned out to be its best limited-time offering to date, and its most profitable to boot.So far, Pokémon GO has had Halloween, Thanksgiving and now this Christmas/Hanukah/New Year’s event, and I have to say, this one has been my favorite so far.

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'Star Citizen' Lumbers Into 2017 With $141 Million In Crowdfunding

Posted on 01/09 16:15 in Deals | 0

Forget Half-Life 3, Star Citizen is officially gaming’s most perplexing, compelling mystery release at this point.There’s perhaps no real significance to Star Citizen’s latest grand total, $141 million, other than the fact that it’s what’s now in the warchest heading into 2017.

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Nvidia's Huang Slays CES 2017 Keynote, Demonstrating Execution In Growth Markets And Technologies

Posted on 01/09 19:12 in Deals | 0

However, the company’s vision and its ability to execute on that vision all starts with very strong leadership from its CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang.Of course gaming was one of the cornerstones of Huang’s pitch, and with north of a $100 billion dollar market opportunity behind it in 2017, that stands to reason.

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'Rocket League' Just Passed 25 Million Players

Posted on 01/11 18:27 in Deals | 0

The car-meets-soccer indie game Rocket League has surpassed 25 million players according to developer, Psyonix.1 billion games of Rocket League have been played since its launch.

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The Nintendo Switch's Paid Online Service Sounds Downright Bizarre

Posted on 01/13 17:01 in Deals | 0

Obviously the main focus of Nintendo’s Switch reveal last night was on games like Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey and Splatoon 2.But one announcement was rushed through rather quickly, the reveal that Nintendo would be charging for online gameplay for the first time, starting this fall.

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Is The Nintendo Switch A Link Between Worlds Or Another Wii U?

Posted on 01/15 21:27 in Deals | 0

That's really the core concept behind the Nintendo Switch.Much of the heavy-lifting is done with the Switch's new Joy-Con controllers.

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Streaming App VRV Wants To Be Netflix For Geeks

Posted on 01/19 17:10 in Deals | 0

What if there was a service like Netflix, but targeted exclusively to your interests?It’s a project from Ellation, the parent company of Crunchyroll, one of the largest anime streaming services in the world.

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The Classic Anime Series 'Panzer World Galient' Is Getting Released On Blu-Ray In Japan This May

Posted on 01/20 18:31 in Deals | 0

The classic fantasy mecha anime Panzer World Galient is getting an all-new remastered Blu-ray release in Japan this May.Panzer World Galient was a mid-80’s mecha anime that was set in what appeared to be the medieval world of Arst.

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