Do view that Mewtwo that we do on Wii U so well

The first batch of DLC for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS has arrived! The biggest addition, of course, is Mewtwo, and since both Jenni and Graham had registered both games through Club Nintendo and have the character now rather than when it goes on sale to the public later more »

Important Importables: Fire Emblem’s Roy is our boy

Now that the Super Smash Bros. Smash Bros. Fighters Ballot is open, we’ve begun hearing rumblings over which characters do and don’t deserve to be back in the game. Data has even been mined that allegedly hints at the introduction of Street Fighter‘s Ryu and Fire Emblem‘s Roy to the game. However, the latter character more »


Wii U owners should beware the Super Smash Bros. Mewtwo glitch (update)

Mewtwo is in Super Smash Bros. now, and it’s super exciting. However, it’s also a little tragic, because it isn’t all sunshine in this mashup’s realm. It turns out the new DLC brought with it a Mewtwo glitch. 3DS owners can go do something else, because this is for the eyes of ones with Wii more »

New Super Smash Bros update contains data for possible new characters

Today saw Mewtwo touch down in the land of the Super Smash Bros. roster, along with some Mii costumes or whatever. With the iconic final boss of the original Pokemon came a software update, and we all know people can’t help but mine the hell out of every line of code in the new data. more »

The Beowulf Skullgirls Encore debut is Friday, Friday, Friday!

Ladies and gentlemen, a legend is coming out of “retirement.” Entering the ring at 287lbs is Beowulf! Which is to say Super Smash Bros. isn’t the fighting game to get free DLC this week, since the free Beowulf Skullgirls Encore pack is on the way. Come April 17, 2015, all systems will be go to more »


Has Club Nintendo sent you your Mewtwo DLC?

What? You didn’t know? Today is the day the Mewtwo DLC codes Club Nintendo members “earned” by buying the 3DS and Wii U versions of Super Smash Bros get doled out. People in Japan started getting their codes emailed to them last night, and the other regions will have their codes sent via email on more »

Mortal Kombat X is broken on Steam and lets you buy ‘Easy Fatalities’

The PC version of Mortal Kombat X, available via Steam, is currently suffering widespread unplayability due to data issues brought on by a bizarre installation process. While most Steam games install in full, Mortal Kombat X begins with a 3GB pre-load. The game’s official Steam page confirms that this is part of Steam’s “Streaming Install,” which lets you play more »


The Mortal Kombat X trailers aren’t really impressive

Now, I’ll be the first to admit that fighting games have never really been my jam. I’m not really good at them. In addition, I haven’t played a Mortal Kombat game in years. So it’s entirely possible that I’m simply not the target audience when it comes to Mortal Kombat X. I’m fully willing to more »


Eevee should be the next Pokemon added to Super Smash Bros.

I know we’re getting Pokken Fighters, an official Pokemon brawler. Also, that the Super Smash Bros. roster is already full up with various Pokemon. Charizard, Greninja, Jigglypuff, Lucario, Mewtwo, and Pikachu are more than doing their part to represent. However, I’d like to submit for your consideration another character that clearly would be quite at more »

I judge my value as a person on my Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! skills

I’m certain that we all have our personal rituals that we go through whenever we’re feeling down. Some people paint. Some people write poetry. Some people play tennis, and other people erode the human soul. No matter what the process is, everyone has a thing they like to do when they’re trying to make themselves more »


Phil Spencer would be cool with Banjo in Super Smash Bros.

If you haven’t heard, Nintendo is doing a fan survey thing right now, called the Smash Bros. Fighters Ballot, where they ask a bunch of people to put in what character they’d like to see as a fighter in Super Smash Bros. This is, of course, what they’re doing instead of bringing us Mother 3, more »


Nintendo mocks our Mother 3 pain with Lucas in Super Smash Bros.

Let’s not put too fine a point on things. Nintendo hates us and wants to laugh at our pain. At last, this is the only logical conclusion I can come up with after watching the Nintendo Direct video yesterday. See, in that video, they introduced two new Super Smash Brothers fighters. While neither of them more »