Although the video games tend to be rated E, Pokémon is a franchise that has attained popularity across multiple generations, finding fans in early childhood as well as adulthood. Back when Pokémon Red and Blue were first released, the franchise was still figuring out its market, so they…..
Remember Flappy Bird? When it was first released in 2013, it quickly became one of the biggest mobile games, due largely to popular YouTubers, such as PewDiePie, playing and getting frustrated with it. In less than a year, the app had been downloaded more than fifty…..
Some hackers and dataminers have found what many are thinking is a tribute to the late president of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata, in the coding of all Nintendo Switch units. The supposed tribute comes in the form of the NES game Golf, which is apparently in the…..
It was recently announced that there will be an in-game event to celebrate the seasonal equinox in Pokémon GO. The Equinox Event will run from 1:00PM PDT on September 22, which is the first day of fall, to 1:00PM PDT on October 2. The announcement states…..
Toys R Us recently filed for bankruptcy for their United States and Canada stores. According to Toys R Us’ official statement, the company is working “to restructure the $5 billion of long-term debt on our balance sheet.” Stores outside the U.S. and Canada will not…..
Not long ago, it was announced that to celebrate the upcoming 20th Pokémon movie, there would be a Mystery Gift event for Sun and Moon that would allow players to receive a Pikachu wearing one of Ash’s six hats from the anime series. The code for this event…..
A poster advertising the upcoming Pokémon games Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon was recently posted online. The image of the poster was originally posted on NeoGAF and seems to hold some interesting implications for the new games. On the poster, we see some of the important characters from…..
It was recently announced that there will be an original character included in the upcoming fighting game Dragon Ball FighterZ called Android 21. This is a character that never appeared in the Dragon Ball Z manga or anime, but that was created by Akira Toriyama specifically for…..
Yes, you read that correctly. Today (September 15) is the second anniversary of the PC cult classic Undertale, which also came to PS4 and PS Vita earlier this year. (Click here to check out our review of the PS4 version.) So today, to celebrate the anniversary,…..
Telltale Games has been increasingly successful and popular over the past few years after creating such interactive stories as The Walking Dead, The Wolf Among Us and Tales from the Borderlands among many others. The company recently announced that, after searching for several months, they have found a…..
Celebi is an event-only Pokémon, meaning you probably don’t have one unless you were in the right place at the right time or you’re a cheater. Yesterday (September 13), during a Nintendo Direct stream, it was revealed that players will soon have another chance to…..
Today (September 13), Nintendo held a Nintendo Direct stream that discussed such games as Minecraft, Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon, Mario Party: The Top 100 and Super Mario Odyssey, among many others. Also discussed during the stream were two upcoming games in the Kirby franchise, one of which is…..
One of the most anticipated games of the year is Super Mario Odyssey, which will be Mario’s main series debut on the Switch. The game’s release date is coming up and Nintendo’s recent Nintendo Direct stream spent a good amount of time discussing some of its…..
Today (September 13), Nintendo held an extensive Nintendo Direct stream to give news about various upcoming games for the 3DS and Switch. Two of the games discussed in the video, which was streamed on YouTube and Twitch, were the upcoming Pokémon games Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. The news…..
Naughty Dog is one of the most beloved developers in gaming, with nearly all of their games since the mid-nineties receiving critical acclaim. Bruce Straley has been an employee of the company for 18 years and in that time climbed his way up the ranks…..
Update: A new video on the Pokémon YouTube channel confirmed that Lycanroc will have its own Z-Move, but it will be called Splintered Stormshards. The move will inflict damage and remove Terrains. The video also stated that the event Rockruff will only evolve into Dusk Form Lycanroc,…..
Back in 2012, indie developer thatgamecompany came out of nowhere with Journey, which used unique visuals and accompanying music to gain a massive cult following. Since Journey‘s release, however, the company has been kind of off the radar. That is, until recently. Today (September 12), during Apple’s…..
When Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon were announced, one of the big reveals was that cover Legendaries Solgaleo and Lunala would be getting new forms in the new games. Not much information about these new forms was given other than what they look like, but some…..
The Nintendo Switch has one of the most versatile set of controller options of any home console. You can play with the Joy-Con controllers connected to the Switch itself, you can connect them to a gamepad or you can play with just one Joy-Con. Or…..
The SNES Classic Edition officially launches later this month, on September 29. Even before its actual release, the mini-console has had a bit of a rough start. Firstly, it’s coming off the heels of the NES Classic Edition, which came out last year and was…..
It’s been quite a controversial year for YouTube’s biggest star, PewDiePie. Back in February, the Let’s Player made headlines after posting videos with anti-semitic comments. Last month, he vowed to stop making Nazi and white supremacist jokes after the violent events in Charlottesville, Virginia. And…..
A new DLC for the game Arma 3 called “Laws of War” was recently released and takes on a tone rarely found in war games. Bohemia Interactive, the game’s developer, worked with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to develop the DLC, which focuses on…..
Earlier this week, a fighting game called Fight of Gods was made available in early access via Steam. The gimmick of the game is that all of the playable characters are gods, deities or otherwise important figures in various religions and mythologies. It wasn’t too far-fetched…..
Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! is the upcoming 20th movie in the Pokémon anime series and is set to hit theaters in North America later this year. To celebrate this milestone, several different hat-wearing Pikachu will be available for Pokémon Sun and Moon via digital code. The official Pokémon…..
South Park has been known to satire society in controversial ways, so of course they would include this crude sensibility in their video games. It was recently revealed that in the upcoming game South Park: The Fractured But Whole, the difficulty level of the game will…..