Author Archives: Christian Ponte

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Fire Emblem Fates now available for pre-loading on eShop

Obviously, you won’t be able to play until the game officially launches on February 19th, but all you’ll need to do is download a tiny update on launch night and you’ll be playing the games within seconds! Continue reading

Kimishima: Possibilities for Splatoon IP could eventually be as numerous as Super Mario’s

Would you like to see Splatoon built into a huge franchise? How else do you possibly see Nintendo utilizing the characters in other games in the future? Continue reading

Bandai Namco is making another awesome Pokémon game for arcades… in Japan

This new arcade game lets you throw actual Poké Balls from your actual hand at the Pokémon. Can you say, “Want”? Continue reading

Distant Worlds brought the music from Final Fantasy back to Chicago

After over one hundred performances, Distant Worlds returns to Chicago. Is the touring Final Fantasy concert still worth seeing after all these years? Continue reading

Nintendo’s Tatsumi Kimishima: NX in steady development, will be a new experience

Nintendo is taking its time and doesn’t want to rush the NX to market. Continue reading

Sonic the Hedgehog gets a 25th Anniversary logo

The Blue Blur has been around for a quarter of a century, if you can believe it. Continue reading

Splatoon surpasses 1 million copies sold in Japan; Squid Sisters Live concert announced

As part of the celebration of Splatoon’s success, a live concert event, Splatoon Squid Sisters Live 2016, will be held at Game Party Japan 2016. Continue reading

Roy amiibo will initially be exclusive to GameStop

The amiibo displays at GameStop stores appear to indicate the amiibo for the Fire Emblem lord whose game never released in America will be exclusive to the retailer. Continue reading

Impressions – RetroProtection box protectors for Nintendo games

RetroProtection offers archive grade plastic protectors for a wide range of game boxes, cases, and even some system and console boxes… but are they worth it? Check out our video to find out! Continue reading

Enter Our Giveaway For Your Chance To Win A Jigglypuff amiibo!

Some entry methods can even be performed multiple times (once each day), so be sure to get your entries in and we’ll pick the lucky winner of a Jigglypuff amiibo on November 30th! Continue reading