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Even Mike Tyson Can’t Beat Mike Tyson in Punch-Out

When I was growing up, Punch-Out was one of my favorite games. Yes, in a lot of ways it was a celebration of racism, but it was still one of the best boxing games ever made. Even today, I have the game, and I’ll sometimes boot it up when I’m feeling the need to trounce more »

Destiny The Dark Below has something for everybody

People have mixed feelings on expansions, especially when they come out so soon after the release of a game. Many wonder if it was content cut from the official release, some want to know if there’ll be something they actually want in it, while others are only concerned with how long before it arrives. In more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, October 29, 2014

Zombies, costumes, and pixelated horrors dot the PlayStation Store this week, hoping to cash in on the holiday spirit of Halloween. But quite a few non-spookish games also populate the list this week, so don’t fret there something for everyone (as always). Check out the full list of new PlayStation Store below. You’ll definitely find more »

Samurai Warriors 4′s best feature is multiplayer that makes sense

When you start a game of Samurai Warriors 4, by clicking on “Story Mode,” for example, the game stops you for a moment. It wants to know, before anything else happens, if you have a friend with you. Do you want one player or two? Samurai Warriors 4 kindly asks you this question via large, more »

My 2 most-anticipated horror games come out after Halloween

I’m experiencing a bit of a dilemma. Horror games have been making a bit of a comeback, especially this year. Alien Isolation and The Evil Within are two significant, AAA, winter season releases, and are both thoroughly hardcore horror games. I love horror, so I should be happy. But, I’m not. I’m disappointed. I have more »

Resident Evil, BioShock, and P.T. haunt me

In honor of Halloween, we here at Technology Tell’s Gaming Channel are sharing some anecdotes concerning particularly spooky, scary, or festive video game experiences. Jenni already kicked it off with how Outlast beat her, and now I’m here to share a few short anecdotes about my love for horror. I read Stephen King and Clive more »

Assassin’s Creed Unity Phantom Blade costs as much as the game

Question! Would you rather have a game, or a working replica of an iconic weapon found within said game. For people interested in Assassin’s Creed Unity, this is a legitimate concern. Because, within the next few weeks, they will have the option of spending $59.99 on either or the that is used by Arno within more »

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition at Walmart

Walmart and Activision are doing something that could cause a temporal paradox. (Maybe!) The publisher and retailer have conspired to release a Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Day Zero Edition. Why Day Zero? Because it comes out before Day One! The new Call of Duty is supposed to . There were going to be midnight more »

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel: Concluding Thoughts

It’s been a busy week or two, but I’ve beaten Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel for the first time and played partway through with a second character. It’s a good time to reflect. Don’t worry, I’ll try to avoid any major spoilers. First of all, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel‘s story is fantastic. I will admit, I had my more »

Grab $349 and $449 Xbox One bundles in November

That Kmart ad showcasing a $350 wasn’t a lie. Microsoft is actually doing it! The company will have Xbox One bundles starting at $349 for the 2014 shopping season. Don’t worry – this doesn’t mean you’ll have to bash heads on Black Friday. These Xbox One bundles are going to be available far ahead of more »

Valkyria Chronicles gets a second chance on PCs

Ask any Sega fan which series has received the worst treatment in the last 10 years, and you’ll get one of two responses. The first will probably be Sonic the Hedgehog, because not everyone is happy with the turns the hedgehog has taken. The second, however, will undoubtedly be Valkyria Chronicles. Formerly a PlayStation exclusive, more »

Unlock Bayonetta in Wonderful 101 with cheat codes

You don’t expect a game secret to stay hidden more than a few days in the age of the internet, so kudos to Platinum Games on this one. The developer managed to hide a secret code in The Wonderful 101 that make characters from the Bayonetta series join your heroic crusade. It’s expected, because this more »