Dancing with the Stars Super Mario Tribute was great

I don’t have a television here in the mystical glade, but I do try to keep up with pop culture. Thus, I have a pretty good idea when interesting things happen. You may recall me pointing out Slamba Yetu, the remix of the Space Jam theme with Bab Yetu from Civ IV. Well, now something more »

Get Xbox Live Black Friday Deals without leaving your house

Do you really want to engage in the full scale mortal combat that is Black Friday? Microsoft has unveiled a bunch that ensure you don’t have to. There’s a massive sale on games for both the Xbox One and Xbox 360. I prefer discs, but I don’t like getting trampled by angry mobs in search more »

This week on the PlayStation Store, November 26, 2014

The PlayStation Store doesn’t have any qualms about competing with the Thanksgiving holiday. After all, what are the kids going to play when their banished to the basement while the grown-ups argue about politics? The PlayStation Store has a healthy helping of fan favorites for the kids and the adults that will sneak down to more »


Criminal Girls: Invite Only busts out in February 2015

The game many figured would never be released outside of Japan now has a release date. Take that, people who underestimated NIS America! Criminal Girls: Invite Only will make it to North America and Europe in the month of love – February. February 3, 2015 in the states and February 6 overseas, to be exact. more »

eShop Black Friday 2014 sale discounts 10 games

2014 eShop Black Friday sale discounts 10 games Here’s something a little unexpected. Nintendo is going to hold a Black Friday sale of its own this year. If you stop by the or , you’ll see 10 games are on sale. They’re evenly divided among the two systems. Unfortunately, the eShop Black Friday sale isn’t more »

National StreetPass Weekend is on until November 30, 2014

If there’s one thing people are going to do around the holidays, it’s spend time with family and friends. Sometimes, they’ll do it in the comfort of their homes, and others will mean trips to special events or even taking part in the Black Friday hunts. The important thing is, keep your 3DS on and more »

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 »

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 »

Hatoful Boyfriend brings pigeon love to the PS4, Vita

Here’s something really coo-l. Hatoful Boyfriend is getting ported to more platforms. What was once an indie, Japanese PC game is now going to appear on Sony systems. Prepare to open your hearts to birds, because the otome game everyone has been talking about will make it to the PS4 and Vita next year. Unfortunately, more »