Ingredients of Shovel Knight: cooking experiment

Hello, everyone, and welcome to my cooking show. I’ve just had the pleasure of playing through the recent Vita release of Shovel Knight, and I found it to be a savory, wholesome experience. It was evident that a lot of hard work went into this dish, and it featured several hints of familiar ingredients from more »


Top 10 hottest Mii Plaza characters ranked

With the April 16, 2015 addition of two new games to Nintendo’s Mii Plaza suite for the 3DS, gamers are encouraged to head out and collect tags to experience the newly available content. And with good reason, too! With new games come new NPCs, Mii characters who are strikingly attractive in all of their big-headed more »


5 3DS games you should have played in April

April 2015 has been a good month for video games. In particular, it’s a fantastic month for the 3DS. A number of great 3DS games have been released, and they’re all titles you want to either have on your radar immediately, or save to some sort of wishlist to ensure you don’t miss out. I more »

5 comic book games more interesting than Batman v Superman

If you really want to, you can now watch the teaser trailer for the upcoming grimdark snoozefest, Batman v Superman. Watching it made me weep for humanity, so I wouldn’t recommend subjecting yourself to it. But you might be easier to please than I am. Who knows. I stopped caring halfway through this paragraph. I more »

Here’s Your April 17, 2015 Indie Game Bundle Update

Okay, the Indie Game Bundle Update is here and you need to get the Humble Origin Bundle 2. Yes, I know it isn’t “indie.” I also know it involves Origin. But trust me, it’s worth it. You’ll get some fantastic games if you do, and it’s clearly the star of this Indie Game Bundle Update, more »

Know Your Dog Pokemon

Sometimes it’s fun to go into a game like Pokemon with a themed team. It’s rather easy to do, too, given there are 718 available now. But going about it by only using creatures from a specific “type” can be limiting. Sometimes, it’s more fun to focus on a specific “species.” A while back, I more »

3 Places to go for New 3DS XL skins

We can’t all have The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D or Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate New 3DS XL models. Both editions were the epitome of limited, and many people had to settle for basic red or black models as a result. Fortunately, there are already a number of New 3DS XL skins from various more »

5 Silly Cities Skylines mods you’ll love

It’s really no secret that there are more Cities Skylines mods to choose from than types of building in the regular game. But you know, I am absolutely fine with this. Especially since a lot of the mods for the game reference pop culture, or are just plain silly. While there are many greats, I more »


10 Tweets that perfectly capture your feelings about Amiibo

Nintendo has been less than capable when it comes to Amiibo. The NFC figures were a fantastic idea, in theory. The prototypes and finished products look great. It’s the distribution that’s the issue. People want them, but they aren’t getting them, and they’re really vocal about the issue. Best of all, these fine people are more »

5 Cities Skylines maps to get

Cities Skylines is already pretty famous, not only for being a fantastic city simulator, but for having a great modding community. There are already many mods that make running your city easier, and other mods which lighten up its sometimes serious tone. But there’s another type of download you can get – Cities Skyline maps. more »

3 Five Nights at Freddy’s knock-offs that aren’t scary

Do you know what happens when a game like Five Nights at Freddy’s hits it big? Android knock-offs pile in, hoping to capitalize on its success. They’re everywhere. It’s ridiculous. But sometimes, something delightfully horrible can come from such blatant disregard for games other people put a lot of time and money into making. We more »

12 of the most useful Cities Skylines mods

Cities Skylines has been my latest obsession, which is surprising since I’m terrible at it unless I’ve got mods enabled. That’s the glory of the game though. Three mods come standard, and the Steam workshop provides a boat load more. With so many Cities Skylines mods to choose from, it can be tough to decide more »