Category: Console Gaming

Oct 19

The NES Turns 30 This Week In North America! Happy Birthday, NES!

Even though the Japanese version of the NES (aka the Nintendo Famicom) was released in Japan way back in 1983, the North American version of the console, the Nintendo Entertainment System. is now over 30 years old in the west.

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Sep 11

Free Shovel Knight Expansion Coming Next Week

The first DLC expansion for Shovel Knight is just a week away from launch, developer Yacht Club Games has announced.

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Sep 11

Forza 6 ‘Legacy’ Trailer Goes All Racing Game Retro

As a retro gaming fan and old school system collector, I’m pretty much a sucker for old school racing games, so the latest Forza 6 Motorsport TV commercial definitely got a thumbs up in my book. It’s filled with sights and sounds from several decades of racing games past, dating all the way back to …

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Sep 10

Nuk3town Map Makes A Return To Black Ops 3

Well, this should make Nuk3town map fans happy. The folks over at Activision have recently announced that Nuk3town, pretty much the single most popular map in the Call of Duty franchise’s entire history, will be making a return in Call of Duty: Black Ops 3.

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Jul 07

Xbox Ultimate Game Sale Going On Now

Microsoft has finally gone live with their Xbox Ultimate Game Sale, which is going on right now, as of July 7th, continuing until the 13th. According to Xbox Live’s Larry “Major Nelson” Hryb, the sale is discounting over 70 different titles by a pretty decent 40 to 50 percent. On top of that, Xbox Live …

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Jun 06

Rogue Legacy Review (Xbox One)

The title very succinctly sums the idea behind this game up nicely: it’s a Rogue-like with a legacy mechanic, and as such becomes a challenging, nostalgic, and compelling action platformer, one that can you playing over and over for hours and yet have you absolutely minimal or even NO actual progress.

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Jun 05

Fallout 4 Takes Us To Post-Apocalyptic Boston In New Trailer

Bethesda has recently announced that Fallout 4 will be headed to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Just that news alone is a thumbs up. However, Bethesda couldn’t just leave things at that and debuted the first trailer for the game as well. 🙂 Thanks to the information given within the trailer, we pretty …

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May 05

Release Date For ‘Mighty No. 9’ Pushed Back Until September

Mighty No. 9, the new Kickstarter-funded game from from the mind of Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune, has been unfortunately been pushed back to September 15th in the US, being delayed from its original spring 2015 launch window.

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