A Shiny Beldum is coming to Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Omega Ruby for Thanksgiving

In the original Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire games, Steven Stone eventually gives the player a Beldum. In , we’re getting something a little more special from the champion. Fortunately, we’re also still getting a Shiny Beldum from Nintendo. You know, to keep with the tradition. You can pretend the Shiny Beldum is still from Steven, more »

Have a Walmart Cyber Monday 2014 sneak peek

You’re all probably still wondering how you’ll get through Thanksgiving and Black Friday, but there’s even more planning that needs to be done. After all, there’s also the online Monday sales to think about. Which is why you need to take some time to go through the Walmart Cyber Monday 2014 preview. Yes, even though more »

Redbox rentals will cost more soon (update)

If you were upset about Redbox Instant being shut down on October 7, 2014, be prepared for some more bad news. The prices to rent everything at your nearest Redbox are going to go up too. Fortunately, those who have been using them to rent video games will have a little longer to enjoy the more »

Partying with Gearbox at the Tales from the Borderlands release

Tales from the Borderlands is unlike anything Gearbox has worked on before, so they planned a unique event to kick it off. The game’s first episode, Zero Sum, debuted at the Alamo Drafthouse in Richardson, TX. A full theater viewed the episode, as did thousands of followers of Nerdist’s Twitch channel. The head Nerdist himself, more »

The Strange Log Is The Best Twitter Feed

If there’s one thing I love, it’s gilded honeysuckle petals. But if there’s two things I love, it’s gilded honeysuckle petals and amusing twitter feeds. Something about the condensed word count leads to things feeling far more clever than they might seem otherwise. Recently, I stumbled across a Twitter feed that’s already given me hours more »

Dark Souls 2 compilation heading to PlayStation 4, Xbox One

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One owners will get to hurl their controllers in frustration as Dark Souls 2 arrives in 2015 with the Scholar of the First Sin edition. Namco Bandai announced the new version will include the Crown of the Sunken King, Crown of the Old Iron King, and Crown of the Ivory DLCs and more »

Super Mario Bros. 3′s pyramid level is terrifying when you’re drunk

Last night, I hung out with some friends. As is our habit, we decided to get drunk and play . It turns out, I’m not very good at Super Mario Bros. 3 when I’m drunk, but then, that almost goes without saying. I got as far as the pyramid level in World 2 before I more »

Technology Tell 2014 3DS Gift Guide

A good number of you will be scouring the stores and malls this week, hoping to get a start on your holiday shopping. Or, maybe even finishing it completely! It’s the perfect time for a 3DS gift guide to help you set things in order. It’s a great time to pick up this system, and more »

I found the best Dragon Age Inquisition glitch

For the last week, my nights have been spent in Thedas. I can’t get enough of the latest Dragon Age game, and have even developed a fondness for the occasional Dragon Age Inquisition glitch. It helps that none of them are gamebreaking and that most of the ones I have found are minor or even more »

You can be an official Pokemon TCG professor

This doesn’t really qualify as news since the Pokemon TCG professor program has been around since Wizards of the Coast ran Pokemon’s official trading card game. But since it is such an old program, it would be entirely plausible for a Pokemon Master such as yourself to have overlooked it. I mean, it’s not exactly more »

Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Diary: A Specific Trainer’s Tale

I loved the trainer customization in Pokemon X and Y. Typically, I hoard away any and all money earned from Pokemon battles, only occasionally busting open the pocketbook to buy a TM or two, but the first 3DS games in the series inspired me to splurge on everything so my trainer could be super pretty. more »

Appidemic: Flyhunter Origins for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

From AppleTell Side-scrolling action that's equally addictive and frustrating. Read the full post on AppleTell »