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Rock Band 4 resurrected in 2015, proves Rock and Roll Dreams Come True

I hope you still have your PS3 and Xbox 360 instrument peripherals, because one of the games that needs them is making a comeback. All of the rumors and hinting was true. Sometime in 2015, Rock Band 4 will come to the PS4 and Xbox One. So why am I saying to get the old more »

I’m not sure if 2016 will be the “year” of Project Morpheus

The big news from Sony at the 2015 Game Developer’s Conference concerned a piece of tech many have been preoccupied with ever since the company announced it was a thing. Project Morpheus, the device that will allow anyone with a PS4 to enjoy virtual reality games, now has a 2016 release window. Which, theoretically could more »

More Captain Falcon, Little Mac, and Villager Amiibo coming to Japan

Some Amiibo are ridiculously rare. The first cluster is known as the Holy Trinity, and consists of the Wii Fit Trainer, Marth, and Villager Amiibos. The next three were Captain Falcon, Pit, and Little Mac. With each wave, more and more of these NFC figures have become harder to find. However, there’s a light at more »

Marth Amiibo will reappear in April

Here’s something that will bring joy to every hardened Amiibo hunter. We have a definite release window on the Marth Amiibo relaunch. He won’t be released in time for Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.‘s launch, opting for a fashionably late entrance in April. To be more specific, Nintendo said “late April” on Twitter. However, the company didn’t more »

Somebody made a Mega Man Amiibo with LED blaster

I’ve been hesitant to talk about Amiibo mods. Mainly, because there are just so many, and it doesn’t seem fair to call attention to one if you can’t highlight them all. However, a recent Mega Man Amiibo has changed everything. My mind, Amiibo expectations, and perhaps even the modding scene. A Reddit user by the more »

Yup, that Gold Mario Amiibo is tied to Walmart

Word has come down from on high. The great Nintendo has spoken. Lo, the Gold Mario Amiibo will be a retailer exclusive. More specifically, he will be a Walmart exclusive. And the people who camp out and go crazy over these things will not rejoice, because retailer-exclusive NFC figures suck. Nintendo says 3,000 Walmarts will more »

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Pre-order wave 4 Amiibos at Play-Asia (update)

I’ve got a fever, and the only prescription, are more Amiibos! To be specific, the wave 4 Amiibos. These things are still selling like crazy, shortages are rampant, and people are stalking sites to see when pre-orders open up for the latest NFC figures. Well, I have good news for you. Play-Asia has them! Well, more »

Valve will unveil a new ‘SteamVR hardware’ system at GDC next week

After over a year of silence from research and development, Valve announced Tuesday that they’re bringing their hardware back on stage to strut its stuff at the upcoming 2015 Game Developers Conference, and that they’ll be adding a “previously-unannounced SteamVR hardware system” to the lineup. Also slated for an appearance is the latest version of the Steam Controller, more »

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The Kirby Amiibo (almost) breaks Kirby and the Rainbow Curse

The Kirby Amiibo is adorable. The Meta Knight Amiibo is badass, and also kind of adorable. The King Dedede Amiibo, which I was lucky enough to pick up yesterday, is also freakin’ adorable. I’m gushing. I love these things. I even took a nice picture of them, because they’re the focus of this post. I’m more »

Nvidia under legal fire over technical specs for GTX 970 GPU

The uproar surrounding Nvidia’s under-performing GTX 970 GPU reached a boil Thursday when a class action lawsuit was filed against the company. As reported by PC World, the suit alleges that both Nvidia and retailer Giga-Byte Technology, which sells 970s, deliberately misled consumers with inflated and false technical specifications. The specs in question are the NVidia more »

There’s a new Pokemon Nendoroid

There’s a new Pokemon Nendoroid That Pokemon Trainer Nendoroid was something really awesome, right? I know I pounced the second I saw him on the Pokemon Center website, because I didn’t want to miss out. Turns out, Red won’t be alone, because a second Pokemon Nendoroid is on its way. Nintendo and Good Smile Company more »

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ZRRO introduces hover technology controller

Love mobile gaming, but hate only having a tiny screen to work with? Tried other Android-to-tv gadgets, only to find out they sucked? Well, the ZRRO (pronounced Zero) is supposedly the answer to all those troubles. The ZRRO box is a powerful, Android-based micro-console, and it works with the ZRRO pad, a one of a more »