Soon almost 100,000, fans, media, developers, celebrities and their awful children will descend upon the Los Angeles Convention Center for three full days of video games. The Electronic Entertainment Expo is Shangri-La when it comes to video games. This year the trade show begins the process of opening those mythical doors to the general public […]
It’s been over a month since Nintendo, that lovable Japanese scamp, released the new home console you can take anywhere, the Nintendo Switch. As the company detailed earlier this week, first month sales of the system have been a rocket launch of 906,000 units according to the NPD group who track sales numbers for many […]
The Legend of Zelda franchise has spread its lore far and wide since it’s 1986 Japanese release. Aside from being mistakenly called “Zelda” since the game’s 1987 American release, the protagonist Link is known by fans as “The Hero of Time, The Hero of Light, and of course “The Hero of Legend.” After thirty-one years, […]
This evening through a worldwide press conference, Nintendo dropped firm details on their new home/portable console, the Nintendo Switch. Well, as firm of details as Nintendo was comfortable with revealing at this time, which equates to very little. We now know the system will launch in North America and Japan on March 3rd for the […]
After the success of The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia and 2016’s The Art of Fire Emblem Awakening art books, Dark Horse will expand their publishing partnership with Nintendo to include an English-language edition of The Art of Splatoon. For those who have never played it, Splatoon is Nintendo’s 2015 award-winning game for the Wii U console […]
By Nick Eskey Nintendo has a number of popular game franchises that have evolved and grown into rich stories and mythologies. None though come close to the world of “Legend of Zelda.” Ever since the game first appeared on original Nintendo Entertainment System, it has since enjoyed an appearance on every subsequent Nintendo console […]
The kiosks are torn down, the free shirts are all gone, and the YouTubers are in editing. Yep, another E3 is finally in the books. Now the hard part of waiting for the games on the show floor to find their way to our homes begins. Now that the gauntlet of bouncing from appointment to appointment […]
Since pioneering the “toys to life” genre in gaming, the Skylanders franchise has generated over $3 Billion and sold over 250 million action figures. It’s become a yearly franchise for the game’s publisher, Activision, and this year at E3 the franchised announced the next step in the game. This year it’s about giving fans of two […]
RYU vs Bowser, and the Walking Dead come to virtual reality. All that, plus Dark Horse announce a new adaptation from the world of gaming.
A few E3 2015 predictions and some Secret Wars giveaways.