In the last two console generations there has certainly been a rise in the significance of storytelling. Not just from the critics’ standpoint, but fans as well have begun to flock towards games with very deep and compelling narratives, even if the gameplay itself is just par. We’ve seen this […]

The year was 1999. Sega was nearing the end of its console developing lifespan, and Nintendo was releasing titles left and right, many of which have become huge hits today. This was an incredible year for the gaming industry. We’re lucky to get one or two new series that really manage to cause waves […]

The Nintendo Switch is nearly two years old as we come to the end of 2018, and the holiday season is well upon us. The Switch is a hotter item than ever. In fact, Nintendo announced in a press release that according to Adobe Analytics, in the US, the Switch broke […]

Happy belated Thanksgiving, my gaming family! No matter the situation, there is always at least something to be thankful for. Even in our games. Big game companies might let us down occasionally with annoyances such as microtransactions, but for every EA, we have a Sakurai. So what am I choosing […]

Sakurai, you are a beautiful ageless man-like child making a game for manchildren. I mean that from the bottom of my heart. Thank you for your endless hours of trying to appease the ungrateful, slovenly horde that is the Smash Bros. community. This past week of posts on the Smash […]

Last week we all came seven days closer to death. Yet, we can find solace in the fact that we are one week close to Sakurai’s masterpiece. We are but eight weeks away from Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. Stay strong my friends. You will be rewarded in the next life […]

Last weekend I was able to make it to the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate preview event at the Best Buy in Richfield, MN. The event went from 1PM to 5PM local time. After rushing to the Best Buy, I was able to get in two matches with two different characters on the […]