Thomas was Alone started its life a Flash browser game back in 2010 and is now everywhere – on Steam (for Mac and Windows), PS3, PSVITA, PS4, iPad, Wii U, and Xbox One. I personally came across it in the Playstation Plus store a while back and was able to pick it up for […]
Hyrule Warriors Looks Like a Hack 'n Slash Blast
If you haven’t heard of Nintendo’s Dynasty Warriors and Legend of Zelda crossover yet, you’ve been missing out. The unlikely mix has a set release date for September 26th, and Nintendo has just released a bunch of new content to promote the game. Check out this trailer for a peek- […]
Lucina & company confirmed for the new Smash Bros.
A new trailer for Super Smash Bros. dropped yesterday, and it made me scream like the Fire Emblem fan girl I am. I’ve been crossing my fingers for a female sword fighter in the new smash since day one, but I never really imagined that I would also be seeing this: […]
Nintendo E3 Conference Highlights
Nintendo was going in as the underdogs of E3. Constant articles saying how Nintendo is doomed, the Wii U fails, Mario Kart 8 won’t save them etc. But they came in swinging, literally. This has to be the best opening to E3 I have seen in the last 10 years. […]
Nintendo Direct E3 Broadcast Unleashes Slew of Familiar Titles
Welcome back, Nintendo. It’s been a while. Antigravity Mario Kart, Cat Mario, and Mega Man in Smash Bros. were just a few of the many features in new titles announced by Nintendo this morning during its Nintendo Direct broadcast. The company is taking a new approach to E3 this year […]
Super Smash Bros. Trailer Hits the Internet
At the end of the Nintendo Direct broadcast today, President Iwata introduced a trailer for the game all Nintendo fans live for: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS. I will attempt to control myself. Attempt. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvudMu-5kIU] The trailer opens with an endearing scene from Animal Crossing: New […]
What We're Looking Foward to Seeing at E3 2013
With E3 approaching in less than a week the gamer community is a buzz with speculation. We still don’t have an official list of what games are going to be featured by the individual publishers and the news that’s going to come out about the next generation is anyone’s guess. […]
Nintendo’s Wii U: A "Crap" System?
With E3 right around the corner, Nintendo fans are growing restless as to what the future holds for their beloved company and its systems. We’ve seen little change since my first Nerdophiles article written back in March, other than a steady growth in frustration from both producers and consumers. I […]
The Future of Nintendo: Just a Slump or Worthy of Concern?
Since the launch of the 3DS and Wii U, Nintendo has struggled to retain its hold on game market dominance, previously made possible by its massively popular Wii and DS systems. The last thing the company’s floundering sales needed was the recent $30.2 million patent infringement lawsuit on the glasses-free […]
Begun, the Next Console Wars Have or ‘Hey, Look! The PS4’
[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=d-3GMHIgR-U] Yes, this video is exactly what you think it is. This is Sony’s cryptic little hint that after hearing endless rumors for the past year, they are finally going to officially announce the successor to the PS3, the currently codenamed PS Orbis, on February 20th. While I’m not thrilled about the […]