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Activision reveals Skylanders Trap Team

by Ramon Arandaon April 23, 2014
Activision today announced Skylanders Trap Team, the latest entry in the Skylanders franchise.  The game, which is slated to release on Oct. 5, will include the Traptanium Portal, which allows players to not only bring their Skylanders to life, but also to capture villains using the new Traps. Players will be able to switch between […]
Power Glove oven mitt

The Power Glove oven mitt…it’s so bad!

by Ramon Arandaon April 23, 2014
Graphic designer Pete Hottelet, who makes a living off of creating awesome products based off of TV and movie props is about to make plenty of gamers happy. As you can see above, Hottelet has created an oven mitt that is designed to look like Nintendo’s Power Glove. Hottelet says he made a few back […]
Mario Golf: World Tour DLC packs introduce 2 courses and 1 character apiece.

Mario Golf: World Tour DLC packs nearly double game’s content

by Charlie Grammeron April 22, 2014
According to a press release by Nintendo today, downloadable content packs for their upcoming Mario Golf title will nearly double the amount of content you will be able to enjoy. The title without DLC contains 10 courses and 126 holes, which is an amount equivalent to previous games in the franchise. When combined with the […]

Is it possible to defeat the Running Man?

Gamebusters myth 23: Defeating the Running Man in Ocarina of Time

by Charlie Grammeron April 18, 2014
Welcome to the 23rd entry of our weekly Gamebusters series, where we track down gaming myths and attempt to debunk them. This week we’ll be examining a myth that still seems to confuse some gamers, the possibility of defeating the Running Man in The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. For those unaware, there are […]
Nintendo and Callaway to host a series of tournaments on May 22.

Mario Golf: World Tour features regional and international tournments

by Charlie Grammeron April 17, 2014
If you’re a competitive gamer, you may be interested in the fact that the upcoming Mario Golf: World Tour will feature both regional and worldwide online tournaments, hosted by Nintendo themselves. In addition to the official tournaments, you will be able to create custom tournaments. Some may be wondering how they can enter the official […]
Planes: Fire & Rescue game to expand on film's storyline.

Little Orbit and Disney team up to bring Planes: Fire & Rescue to Nintendo platforms

by Charlie Grammeron April 17, 2014
Today the two companies have revealed that they are working together in order to bring Planes: Fire & Rescue, the game based on Disney’s upcoming feature film of the same name, to North America, Europe, and Australasia. This game will be available on the Nintendo Wii, 3DS, and DS this autumn. In addition, the two […]


Nintendo eShop updated with SMB 3, Golden Sun and F-Zero: Maximum Velocity

by Ramon Arandaon April 17, 2014
The Nintendo eShop got updated today with a handful of classic titles, such as Super Mario Bros. 3, which is available on the Virtual Console for both the 3DS and Wii U. Today also sees the VC release of Game Boy Advance titles Golden Sun and F-Zero: Maximum Velocity on the Wii U. Additionally, gamers […]

Mass Effect 3′s Ending And Gaming’s New Uncanny Valley

by Justin Weinblatton April 17, 2014
Mass Effect 3 was released nearly two years ago and was one of the finest games ever crafted…….. right up until the last 5 minutes.  For many gamers, a thoroughly amazing trilogy was decimated in 5 minutes of star child babble. Even an updated ending in the form of free DLC was not enough to […]
You will explore the beautiful world of Lemuria as you attempt to save the celestial bodies.

New Child of Light trailer shows off the beautiful environments of Lemuria

by Charlie Grammeron April 15, 2014
Ubisoft has today provided gamers eagerly awaiting their upcoming Child of Light a brand new trailer, which gives us a look at the beautiful environments that are in the world of Lemuria. For those that haven’t been following the news regarding Ubisoft’s upcoming title, the developers state, “Child of Light centers around Aurora, a girl from […]


Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars review

by Charlie Grammeron April 15, 2014
Over the past week I’ve been engrossed in the newest RPG developed by Spike Chunsoft and brought over to our shores by Atlus, Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars. The game, for those unaware, is a turn-based RPG that some have compared to the ever-popular Persona series. Though it is the second game in […]
Metroid's Secret Worlds: Intentionally added into the game, or a mere glitch?

Gamebusters myth 22: Metroid’s Secret Worlds

by Charlie Grammeron April 10, 2014
Welcome back to our weekly series in which we track down gaming myths and attempt to debunk them. This week I’ll be fielding a request about the classic Nintendo Entertainment System title, Metroid. For those unaware, there are rumors that you can enter a variety of “Secret worlds” in this game. These worlds can be […]

Nintendo announces new digital content

by Tim St. Croixon April 10, 2014
So here is the rollout of the hotness: For the Virtual Console on Wii U : Kirby & The Amazing Mirror – April is a month to remember with classic games launching each week! Summon Red, Yellow and Green Kirby to help you solve puzzles, fight enemies or take out the big baddies. Use copy abilities such as the […]