E3 2018 – Nintendo Direct Summary

What an exhausting weekend, plenty of very late nights (or early mornings in our case) but onto the final show of E3 2018. What a sad thing to type, E3 Conferences are finishing today 🙁 Oh well, over to Nintendo. No fancy introductions here, we go straight into a trailer with some heavy metal music…

Nintendo Direct 3DS Summary

Nintendo have just wrapped up their out of nowhere 3DS focused Nintendo Direct. It was a global one with each region getting their own host and news. I’ve tried to get all the news from them into this post so here goes. Pokemon Sun & Moon We start with Pokemon Sun & Moon. The first…

E3 2016 – Nintendo News Summary

  Well Nintendo went with an nontraditional approach at E3 this year and did’t bother with a stage show or direct show. Instead they opted to do their treehouse live segment which has been popular the past few years, but use this as their main source of revealing data. They did this to broadcast the…

Nintendo Direct Round Up

  Today Nintendo held their first Nintendo Direct since the sad passing of former CEO Satoru Iwata. There was a lot of intrigue as to how the Direct would go without the charismatic Iwata leading the show. And also intrigue as to what was going to be shown. The Nintendo Direct website did clearly state…

Geekly Review #87

I’ve had another week of being a bachelor. My girlfriend has been off at Glastonbury all week, which has meant I’ve been playing quite a lot of games. Firstly as I said in last week’s Geekly Review I wanted to start a play through of The Long Dark, well I’ve done that, and episode 3…

E3 2015 – Nintendo Roundup

  Microsoft came out and set a high standard, EA dropped slowed the tone a little bit. Ubisoft picked the pace up and then Sony took a page from Nintendo’s book and dropped bombs. It’s now the turn of Nintendo to put on a performance in the post Sony E3 2015 world. Sadly it appears…

Nintendo News: Roundup

  So we’re late to the party here, but weren’t able cover the surprise Nintendo “Mini” Direct. Turns out though that the direct was quite the eventful one with some nice new games making their first appearance with release date confirmations too. Not just from the Direct, but there was also a rumour on Nintendo’s…

E3 2015 Hype – Nintendo

  We’re just over one month away from the biggest gaming convention of the year. E3 2015 will open it’s doors on 14th June 2015. We’ll hopefully be treated to a plethora of new games, info on already announced games and a few more surprises to boot. We’ll be viewing the big press conferences and…

Lego Dimensions (AKA Lego Skylanders / Amiibo / Infinity)

“EVERYTHING IS AWESOME!!” The toys for videogame market is about to have another entrant. After the success of Skylanders, Disney Infinity and more recently Nintendo Amiibo, Lego are throwing their creation into the mix. Lego Dimensions. It’ll be hitting Wii U/PS4/XB1/360/PS3 for $99 (So expect similar price in EU) From Polygon: http://www.polygon.com/2015/4/9/8376101/lego-dimensions-release-date-back-to-the-future-wizard-of-oz Following this morning’s leak, Warner…

Nintendo Direct Summary

  Nintendo’s first Nintendo Direct conference of 2015 has wrapped up and they did bring us bombs. Here’s a round up of the European Direct: First up we’re told that there will be a new Fire Emblem game for the Nintendo 3DS. No concrete release date was given, but always a positive to start the…