Monthly Archives: August 2017

PAX West 17: Runner3 Gets A New Trailer

By Robert Marrujo:: Runner3 was oddly absent from yesterday's Nindies Showcase Summer 2017 broadcast, but that hasn't stopped Nintendo from posting the latest trailer for the game on its YouTube channel. Check it out: As you can see, Commander Video is back in glorious action for his third outing. The game looks stunning, with a…
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Destiny 2 Will Reward Destiny Veterans With “Something”

By Robert Marrujo:: Destiny has been a polarizing game since its debut back in 2014. Developed by Bungie, the studio responsible for the beloved Halo series, Destiny was intended to be the next big "it" franchise of the video game landscape. It never quite reached the level of phenomenon that the studio was hoping for,…
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Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle Inbound

By Robert Marrujo:: Themed console variants aren't uncommon, particularly from Microsoft and Sony, but every once in a while one comes along and really stops people in their tracks. Such is the case with the upcoming 1TB Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle. Set to drop on October 3, this is easily one of the most visually arresting…
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New Premium Razer Controller Coming To Xbox One/PC

By Robert Marrujo:: Professional gamers need professional controllers and Razer is always there to oblige them. The Wolverine is the company's latest Xbox One and PC controller and it comes boasting a plethora of unique features to make it worthy of the $160 price tag attached to it. Here's a rundown of what to expect,…
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Rumor: GameStop to Begin Offering Elite Pro Memberships

By Robert Marrujo:: Get ready for yet another earful from your local GameStop employees, as the monolithic video game retailer is set to begin offering a tertiary tier of its controversial PowerUp Rewards program. The rumored "Pro Elite" membership would clock in at $30 annually and reputedly offer the following according to a leaked screen…
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UPDATE: Miiverse Closing Shop In All Regions

By Robert Marrujo:: UPDATE:: Nintendo has confirmed that Miiverse will be shutting down across Wii U, 3DS, and PC as of November 7 at 10 PM PST in all regions. Here is the announcement in full: "End of Miiverse Service Announcement Hi everyone, it’s Tom at Nintendo. I have an important announcement: On November 7th, 10:00…
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Nintendo “Nindies” Showcase 08.30 @10 AM PST

By Robert Marrujo:: As much as Nintendo is known for the likes of Super Mario and The Legend of Zelda, it's also garnered a strong reputation as a legitimate home to some of the best indie games over the past ten years. Titles like Cave Story, Gunman Clive, Xeodrifter, and many more have been popping…
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Binx Boombox Vol.1

Music. From basic chiptunes to full orchestras, music has come to be a major defining part of the experience when playing video games. That wasn't always the case, though. Back in the days of Atari and CalecoVision, music was treated vastly differently than players are accustomed to, these days. By Robert Marrujo:: Gamers of the…
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PlayStation VR Just Got Cheaper

By Robert Marrujo:: If you've been holding out on buying Sony's PlayStation VR in hopes of a price drop, rejoice, as your patience has been rewarded. The cost to buy is going be reduced on September 1 in the form of a $50 markdown on the current price of $499. The bundle will now retail…
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Fire Emblem Warriors Street Dated

Get ready to obliterate hordes of faceless baddies on your Switch, as Fire Emblem Warriors has finally gotten an official release date. Mark your calendars for October 20 if you're interested in seeing the likes of series' stalwarts like Chrom and Marth engaging in Dynasty Warriors-style mass carnage. Developed by Omega Force and Nintendo, Fire…
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Original Xbox One Sales Ceased

By Robert Marrujo:: The original Xbox One has gone the way of the dodo bird. The formerly $499 behemoth that launched back in 2013 has not only officially ceased to be manufactured, but it's also not being sold any longer, either. In a chat with Glixel, a Microsoft spokesperson revealed the news, stating "As is typical…
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Nacon Revolution Pro Controller 2 Announced For PlayStation 4

By Robert Marrujo:: If there's one thing that PlayStation 4 is lacking, it's arguably the console's absence of a deluxe version of the DualShock 4 Controller. While the base model is more than serviceable, there are those fans that require some extra bells and whistles from their controllers. Peripheral maker Nacon has tried before to…
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