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Game & Watch handhelds are still magic

Sorry folks, but this is a bragging kind of post. Though, if you enjoy Nintendo-related nostalgia, you probably won’t mind. See, I happened to come across actual, real, in almost-perfect condition, Game & Watch handhelds. It was one of those special moments. It happened one Sunday evening. My friends and I were out for a more »

Japan gets Bloodbourne PS4s

To celebrate the upcoming launch of Bloodborne in Japan, From Software has announced a limited edition PS4 that features laser engraved artwork for the game. Sure, it’s just a logo of the game, but that may be enough to force the hands of hardcore fans of the series. In addition to the console, which is more »

I love when Danganropa lies to me

Quick! Why do you like games? You’re reading Technology Tell’s Gaming Channel, so you do like games, right? But why do you? I’m sorry; I’ve tricked you. I already know why you like games. It’s the same reason virtually anyone likes games, myself included. Games are the only form of mass media that give viewers control over more »

Animal Crossing: New Leaf getting Japanese DLC

Get out your copy of Animal Crossing: New Leaf. You have a chance to get some DLC that never appeared here! We’re getting something special, because Nintendo is going to release the Japanese bonus items in North America! Beginning February 1, 2015, the bonus items will be given away once a week, for two weeks, more »

Squirreltopia Review: Twitchy Fun

Squirreltopia Price: $3.99 System(s): PC Release Date: January 12, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Surreal Distractions (Surreal Distractions) ESRB Rating: N/A Squirrels are twitchy, tricky creatures. It’s actually quite odd that they haven’t really starred in many games until now, aside from say Acorn Assault, because they’re a natural protagonist. Especially for gut-reaction, muscle memory platformers. Cue more »

Okay, Sims fans, SimCity Complete Edition is (now) a Mac port done right

From AppleTell Everything you hated about the EA Origin version has been addressed, but at what cost? Read the full post on AppleTell »

Looking For Closure: The Best Buy Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL Cancellation Files

You can imagine my pain when, last night at 7:36pm, I received an e-mail from Best Buy informing me that my pre-order of a limited edition, The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask New 3DS XL had been cancelled. “The popularity of Nintendo 3DS XL Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask Limited Edition Gold/Black exceeded the quantities more »

Brandish: The Dark Revenant Review – A Perfectly Servicable Time Waster

Brandish: The Dark Revenant Price: $19.99 System(s): PSP/PS Vita Release Date: January 13, 2015 Publisher (Developer): XSEED (Nihon Falcom) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Violence, Blood, Suggestive Themes, Partial Nudity, Mild Language, and Use of Tobacco As you might have guessed by the fact that I write under the name “Elf Princess”, I’m a huge fan more »

AER sends you to the skies as a shape-shifting bird

From AppleTell AER puts you in the shoes of Auk, a magical shape-shifting girl who can transform between human and bird for Mac, PC, and consoles in 2016. Read the full post on AppleTell »

The Evil Within is incredibly cheap on Steam this weekend

This weekend, Steam users will be able to purchase Shinji Mikami’s newest horror game, The Evil Within, for 66% off its usual price. Or, in simpler terms, $20.40. Or, in practical terms, two packs of cigarettes in the state of New York. Or, I guess you could even consider it to be equivalent to 10 more »

Sony offering extra games in class action suit related to 2011 PSN outage

This is stretching back a bit, but back in 2011, Sony suffered one of the largest security breaches in history. The attack, which occurred between April 17th and April 19th of that year forced Sony to shut down its Playstation Network Servers. An estimated 77 million accounts were affected, which meant that many user’s personal more »

Here’s that Bud Light Pac-Man commercial

People put a lot of effort into Superbowl commercials. They know it’s the one time people will go out of their way to pay attention to every ad, and sometimes even go online to watch and rewatch what will hopefully become viral sensations. In the case of one, the company isn’t waiting until Super Bowl more »