See 50 new things in Super Smash Bros on October 23

Set aside some time on Thursday, because Nintendo has something to show you. There’s going to be a Super Smash Bros livestream! It’s a Nintendo Direct devoted entirely to the of the fighter, and it’s going to be a don’t-miss event. Why? Because at 3pm PST/5pm CST/6pm EST, we’re going to see 50 new things more »

Killer Instinct’s Maya looks like Beyonce with armor

I broke down and purchased Killer Instinct Season 2 today and looking at this dagger wielding bombshell, who could blame me? Maya has gotten a bit of a makeover since her Killer Instinct 2 appearance. Technically all the fighters look a little better now, as Season 2 brings an upgrade in resolution from 720p to more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: I can win using only Bowsers specials

With most Super Smash Bros. characters, success requires a variety of moves. You have to know when to use neutral, smash, and special attacks, as well as when to dodge, shield, or go for that Final Smash. It’s a delicate dance. You’ll only be the best if you know the right reaction to any situation. more »

Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus Review: Busting Moves

Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus Price: System(s): Playstation Vita Release Date: October 14, 2014 Publisher (Developer): XSEED Games (Marvelous Inc.) ESRB Rating: “Mature 17+” for Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, and Violence Senran Kagura Shinovi Versus has busted out on the Vita. In this 3D fighter, a score of girls settle their own scores by more »

WWE 2K15 season pass includes Ultimate Warrior showcase and NXT stars

Downloadable characters for WWE 2K15 will include Diamond Dallas Page, popular NXT tag team the Ascension, and the legendary Ultimate Warrior. 2K Sports today announced the details for the WWE 2K15 season pass and upcoming DLC. For $24.99, players will receive all the game’s DLC. That will include WWE Diva Paige, the Accelerator (access to more »


Super Smash Bros Diary: Don’t nerf Little Mac

There’s a lot of buzz surrounding a particular character in Super Smash Bros. People can’t stop talking about Little Mac. Much of it is enthusiastic, as it’s surprising how awesome the character is. Others is less striking, with some saying the new fighter is over-powered. People talk about the horrors of facing him in a more »


6 Games keeping last-gen consoles alive (update)

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are finally here. It’s been a year and games like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and Forza Horizon 2 are showing what these machines can do. An incredible list of games like Assassin’s Creed Unity, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Grand Theft Auto V and Halo: The more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: I’m “Babying” my Circle Pad

I’m exceptionally proud of my 3DS. I’ve mentioned it a few times here before, because it happens to be one of those limited edition, Pikachu 3DS XL models. Yup, that’s the one. I love this system and have gone out of my way to take extra good care of it. Unfortunately, that means I’ve started more »

Super Smash Bros. Review: So much content on one tiny cart

Title: Super Smash Bros Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: October 3, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Sora Ltd, Bandai Namco Games, HAL Laboratory, and Game Arts) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Comic Mischief, Cartoon Violence, and Mild Suggestive Themes Super Smash Bros works on the 3DS. There are many who thought it wouldn’t, citing valid concerns. more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: Thanks for that screenshot function, Nintendo

Of all the things I love about Super Smash Bros, I like the screenshot function the best. Ever since I picked up a Vita, I’ve found myself obsessively compiling collections of my favorite in-game images. Sadly, the 3DS doesn’t often indulge this fancy. A few games do, like Tomodachi Life and Animal Crossing: New Leaf, more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: I prefer Dark Pit

I know he’s a clone. That the two characters are essentially identical in Super Smash Bros. Every action is practically the same. I understand that. Really. But, for some reason, I can’t help but favor Dark Pit over the original Pit. I suspected it was due to the altered appearance. Dark Pit definitely looks cooler more »

WWE 2K15 combat system celebrates chain wrestling, momentum

The WWE series’ combat has long been in need of an overhaul. It’s been too easy for somebody who has mastered the reversal system to curb stomp someone less proficient. Something has gone horribly wrong in a wrestling sim when Brodus Clay is beating Randy Orton without The Viper getting two moves off. Online play more »