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A genuine global, cultural phenomenon, Nintendo brings its iconic characters, unique concepts, and future classics to the world and we’ll tell you all about them.

History of the Wii U – A Console Gone Wrong

A lot of our history posts on gaming have been about a series like Gears of War or Halo. As a huge Nintendo fan, however, I think we need to take a look at a recent console. It’s tough to say exactly what sort of impact the Wii U had on gaming at the time […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 14, 2019
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Ring Fit Adventure is the Latest Fitness Game for Nintendo Switch

When Wii Fit came out, people wondered who would actually use it. As it turned out, a lot of people enjoyed playing games while they did mild exercise. The game’s sequel even made its way to the Wii U. The appeal of a game like Wii Fit is the ability to engage with the workout. […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 13, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
New Pokémon Anime ‘Pocket Monsters’ Has Some Fans Worried

With the Pokemon universe growing after a hit live-action movie & a popular mobile game, some fans are worried about a new Anime series.

BY Shah Shahid September 10, 2019
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Nintendo Direct Rundown – Exciting News and Reveals For Gaming System

The latest Nintendo Direct showed a lot of very exciting upcoming games and features for Switch fans. Here’s a breakdown on everything. Nintendo Direct Rundown Step by step, let’s walk through news and reveals from the recent Nintendo Direct. Overwatch Comes to Nintendo Switch Blizzard’s wildly popular multiplayer shooter is on its way to the […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 9, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
Mario and Sonic at the Olympics Goes Retro with 2D

The Mario and Sonic at the Olympics series is heading to Tokyo! This isn’t new news. However, a big announcement is out about the upcoming Nintendo Switch exclusive. In the upcoming title, Mario, Sonic, and their friends are not only competing in their modern, 3D forms. That’s right: retro stylings of these favorite characters are […]

BY Taylor Bauer August 22, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
History of Mario Kart – Console and Handheld

It’s tough to think of racing games without Mario Kart coming to mind. The popular kart racer is the cornerstone of casual racing titles, as well as easy to pick up and play party games. The cultural adoration for Mario Kart extends well beyond the United States and Japan, with over 100 million copies sold […]

BY Taylor Bauer August 7, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
The History of Super Mario – Mainline Games

Mario is one of the most iconic characters in all of gaming. In fact, his influence reaches past the gaming community. Ask someone who the mustachioed man in the red ‘M’ cap is, and they’ll likely know his name. The cultural significance of Mario is tough to overstate. To children and adults alike, he’s an […]

BY Taylor Bauer August 4, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
Fire Emblem History and Origins Throughout the Series

Fire Emblem is a series that nearly didn’t make it. In fact, just a few years ago, fans all but knew the game was going to be cut from Nintendo’s production rotation. Well, the 3DS title Fire Emblem: Awakening saved the series. Now, we’re entering a weekend in which a Fire Emblem game for console […]

BY Taylor Bauer July 26, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
Comic-Con 2019 Lineup for Nintendo

Comic-Con is underway, and that’s amazing news for fans of everything pop culture. E3 took place last month, but that doesn’t mean the gaming news and previews are over! In fact, Nintendo is all ready for their Comic-Con 2019 Lineup! Here’s what to expect from one of the biggest names in gaming this week. Nintendo’s […]

BY Taylor Bauer July 18, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
Marvel Ultimate Alliance: A History of the Series

Comic books and video games. They seem like a great fit, but a lot of titles fall flat. Over the years, some games stand out. Lately, a lot of comic book video games are in LEGO form. The LEGO series is very popular, but tied to younger audiences. For that reason, and the rising popularity […]

BY Taylor Bauer July 9, 2019
GAMINGNintendo
History of the Wii U – A Console Gone Wrong

A lot of our history posts on gaming have been about a series like Gears of War or Halo. As a huge Nintendo fan, however, I think we need to take a look at a recent console. It’s tough to say exactly what sort of impact the Wii U had on gaming at the time […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 14, 2019
Ring Fit Adventure is the Latest Fitness Game for Nintendo Switch

When Wii Fit came out, people wondered who would actually use it. As it turned out, a lot of people enjoyed playing games while they did mild exercise. The game’s sequel even made its way to the Wii U. The appeal of a game like Wii Fit is the ability to engage with the workout. […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 13, 2019
Apple’s Gaming Service Gets Price and Launch Date

There are a lot of ideas from Apple that sound crazy at first. Nobody imagined you could carry 30,000 songs in your pocket. Everyone wondered if an expensive tablet could replace their desktop computer. We’ve been in this position before. Apple’s gaming service, Arcade, is one of those ideas that seems like a potential miss. […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 11, 2019
New Pokémon Anime ‘Pocket Monsters’ Has Some Fans Worried

With the Pokemon universe growing after a hit live-action movie & a popular mobile game, some fans are worried about a new Anime series.

BY Shah Shahid September 10, 2019

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Alternate Iron Man Post-Credits Scene Shows Nick Fury Talking About an Even Bigger MCU

At the end of the first Iron Man film, Robert Downey Jr.’s Tony Stark met Samuel L. Jackson’s Nick Fury, and superhero movies changed forever. The big advantage Marvel Studios had over other franchises was its deep roster of characters and stories. A new, never-before-seen alternate Iron Man post-credits scene presents fans with a much […]

BY Joshua M. Patton September 14, 2019
Epic Comic Book Events: How Did the Big Crossovers Start (And Why do We Keep Buying Them?!)

Every year, Marvel and DC Comics have some kind of major Comic Book Events that, at least temporarily, shakes up the status quo if their heroes. It used to be “this year’s event”—now we see two or three a year. At Marvel, in 2019, the X-Men had an apparently universe-changing event with Age of X-Man […]

BY Roman Colombo September 14, 2019
History of the Wii U – A Console Gone Wrong

A lot of our history posts on gaming have been about a series like Gears of War or Halo. As a huge Nintendo fan, however, I think we need to take a look at a recent console. It’s tough to say exactly what sort of impact the Wii U had on gaming at the time […]

BY Taylor Bauer September 14, 2019
TIFF Honey Boy Review – An Authentic Script & Phenomenal Performances

Amongst all of the sequels, franchises, and terror-filled films, Honey Boy stands out like a breath of fresh air at TIFF. In fact, a lot of Shia LaBeouf’s post-Transformers films seem to do so. Borg vs McEnroe, American Honey, and more recently, The Peanut Butter Falcon aren’t the kinds of films you’d ever have expected from the Hollywood Bad Boy […]

BY Meghan Hale September 14, 2019