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…

Pokemon Direct: Pokemon Sun & Moon Confirmed

  The day before Nintendo’s Pokemon Direct a leak of Pokemon Moon and Pokemon Sun found it’s way online. Today we get to see if Pokemon’s next games are in fact Moon and Sun. In a very short and to the point direct, Nintendo did officially confirm that the next titles in the Pokemon series…

Geekly Review #117

Yay a new month! God I hate January. The Division Beta As you can probably imagine I’ve been playing a lot of The Division beta over the weekend. I will do an more in depth write up later on discussing some of the finer points and opinions on what I think of the game, but…

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…

Pokemon GO Announced

  It’s the 20th Anniversary of Pokemon in 2016. Can you believe that? 20 years of trying to ‘catch em all’. There’s plenty of hype and rumours around on how Nintendo will address this milestone. Today Nintendo made one announcement that in 2016 Pokemon GO will be coming to mobile devices. The premise of the…

Pokken Tournament For WiiU Spring 2016

  We all had our suspicion that it’d happen, and now we have official confirmation that Pokken Tournament the Pokemon beat em up from Namco-Bandai will be hitting Nintendo Wii U in Spring 2016. Pokkén Tournament has been announced for the Wii U! Starting in spring, 2016, you can bring home the fun of the…

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…

UK Games Chart Week 4

We’re close to saying goodbye to the first month of 2015, Time certainly is flying. We’re still yet to see any major new releases yet, although this week we see a resurgence of a year plus old game, and one new entry in the shape of another remaster. Position / Previous Position / Platform /…

Pokkén Tournament New Information

New Pokken Tournament information was shown today from Famitsu via NicoNico streaming. It wasn’t just Pokken shown, there were some more games and some rather Japanese antics on the stream (man in red bra hitting women on the butt with a paddle??) Bu eventually the Pokken News began to stream. So far we knew of…

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…