Nintendo of Canada Goes Bananas!

Nintendo of Canada Goes Bananas!

Nintendo of Canada recently held a contest for its fans to celebrate the release of its new Wii U game Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Breeze. Thousands of bananas were frozen inside a gigantic block of ice made by a warehouse in Vancouver, in order to promote the release of the new game. Contestants were asked to observe and guess how many of the yellow fruit were stuck inside. One lucky contestant was able to... read more

GDC: Mario vs. Donkey Kong Wii U demo

GDC: Mario vs. Donkey Kong Wii U demo

At the GDC, Nintendo has shown off a Mario vs. Donkey Kong demo that demonstrates the Web Framework for eShop game development. For those who aren't familiar with it, the Web Framework allows developers to craft and demo apps for the eShop using HTML5 and Javascript. Mario vs. Donkey Kong is a prototype tech demo made specifically for showcase at GDC, so chances are this is not a game that we'll see in the... read more

Peter Molyneux: "Never Underestimate Nintendo"

Peter Molyneux:

According to acclaimed Fable creator Peter Molyneux, the games industry should "never underestimate Nintendo." Telling IGN that the company "may have lost their way," but they "are super smart people." He made his statement while also somewhat criticizing the Wii U, stating that it is not "a sexy piece of hardware." It looks like the Fable creator and current creative director at developer 22cans is on board with... read more

Abyss Wii U trailer

Abyss Wii U trailer

Under the sea! (life is much better..)

Publishers EnjoyUp have released a new trailer for the Wii U version of their game Abyss. The year is 3024 and natural resources have become as scarce as hens teeth. But now a new source of energy called 'gaia' has been found deep under the sea. Players have to pilot a vessel called Nep2no (presumably,... read more

Skater Cat new screenshots

Skater Cat new screenshots

Skater Cat on 3DS next week

Skater Cat on 3DS next week

Whiskers and kickflips coming atcha

If, like most people, you enjoy cats and skateboards, Teyon are releasing a 3DS game that should be right up your street. Skater Cat promises non-stop side-scrolling action where Ollie the cat jumps and rolls his way through over 25 levels. Here's the trailer: Skater Cat will be available from... read more

Child of Light "the making of" video

Child of Light

Coming next month

Publishers Ubisoft have released a 'making of' video for their upcoming downloadable game Child of Light. Child of Light is a 2D RPG which makes use of a very interesting and attractive artwork style, similar to watercolor paintings. In the video, Ubisoft Montreal's creative director Patrick Plourde and... read more

Nintendo Force magazine secures 2nd year

Nintendo Force magazine secures 2nd year

Kickstartin' like Chuck Norris

When the official Nintendo Power magazine ceased printing in December 2012, a large number of its former subscribers were dismayed. Soon after, this gave rise to a new magazine called Nintendo Force (now known as NF for legal reasons). NF was founded by Lucas M. Thomas and is currently worked on by a... read more

Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney new screenshots

Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney new screenshots

Bravely Default: Flying Fairy review

Bravely Default: Flying Fairy review

Have it your way.

The Final Fantasy franchise has diminished in recent years. Once a legendary game series, Final Fantasy has largely failed to keep up with both modern trends and timeless gameplay. Though it is hard to argue when exactly the series started its decline, many gamers have wished for a return to the glory days... read more

Bubble Pop World new screenshots

Bubble Pop World new screenshots

New AR card game on 3DS eShop next month

New AR card game on 3DS eShop next month

We're forever poppin' bubbles

Cypronia, a games developer based in Slovakia, has just announced a new Augmented Reality title called Bubble Pop World for 3DS. Bubble Pop World will challenge users with 120 puzzle and arcade levels. Creative players can also edit their own levels and share them with friends. Here's a... read more

Abyss new screenshots

Abyss new screenshots

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review

A bright future for the beloved franchise.

In 1992 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past set the blueprint for most future installments of the Zelda franchise. It had an easy starter dungeon before throwing you into your quest to obtain the fabled Master Sword that required you to go through three other dungeons. Each of those three were each... read more

Rabbids get a movie deal

Rabbids get a movie deal

DAAAAAHHHH

Ubisoft has announced a deal with Sony Pictures which will see their infamous Rabbid characters star in a movie. Rabbids came from humble beginnings, as lovable enemies in the first Rayman Raving Rabbids game on Wii, released in 2006. They have since spawned a number of sequels and even ventured into a TV... read more

Blaster Master Overdrive review

Blaster Master Overdrive review

Blast away while you can.

The original Wii is on its way out. The Wii U can do virtually everything that its predecessor can, save play GameCube games. I suppose the only other major exception is the availability of overlooked gems on WiiWare and Virtual Console that could potentially make it to Wii U. One of these "gems" I am... read more

Mario Party: Island Tour new screenshots

Mario Party: Island Tour new screenshots

Spot the Differences: Party! review

Spot the Differences: Party! review

Is this game different enough from the rest?

Spot The Differences: Party! is a game on the eShop for the Wii U that is both fun and entertaining. Forcing you to use your observation skills and with a competitive multiplayer component, this game is enjoyable for anyone who loves challenging puzzles with friends. In this game, you have to spot five... read more

CastleStorm new screenshots

CastleStorm new screenshots

Just Dance 2014 holiday tracks

Just Dance 2014 holiday tracks

Bust a move?

Ubisoft has released a bunch of new DLC tracks for Just Dance 2014 in time for the holiday season. Tracks cost $2.99 each (or $1.99 for official or alternate choreography songs). Here is what's available: Becky G Ft. Pitbull - Can't Get Enough Swedish House Mafia - Don't You Worry Child Calvin... read more

Poker on the Wii

Read 'em and weep

Titles like World Championship Poker and World Series of Poker: Tournament of Champions are a hit on the Wii. Both onlineroulette.com and www.bestonlinecasinos.com offer players reviews of the leading online casinos, however the roulette website caters specifically to players that want to improve their roulette game. Gaming in online casinos is fun and sometimes profitable.
  • December 16th, 2013

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