When Michael Thomasson, of Good Deal Games Homebrew Heaven in Western New York, rode his bicycle to the local Dairy Queen in 1978 with his big brother, it wasn’t a cup of Mr. Misty slushy he spent his quarters on. “instead I saw a huge hulking box in the middle of the restaurant,” Thomasson explained. more »
One of the only bad things about that glorious that’s coming out this year is that it doesn’t play N64 games. Fortunately, those of us who still have N64 games don’t have to tolerate standard quality visuals for long. A young man named Marshall H. has developed a N64 HDMI converter, so we don’t have more »
Okay everyone, welcome to another Important Importables and this week we’re looking at our very first Nendoroid. Rather, it’s my very first Nendoroid. It’s from , the best selling 3DS game. I’m going to go ahead and refer to her as the Isabelle Nendoroid for the rest of this review, because she’ll always be Isabelle more »
There’s another Skylanders game coming. (There’s always another Skylanders game coming.) Which means there’s another Frito-Lay/Activision/Skylanders promotion in effect. One year, it was a mail-in offer to get those cute little figures that were mini-versions of some of the coolest characters in the game. Last year, it was a And now, this year, it’s a more »
Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon was the most ’80s you could cram into a modern video game experience, right down to Michael Biehn voicing Rex Colt, heroically homicidal cyborg with a shotgun. And a big part of that was the score, which was an ’80s throwback in of itself. But while it’s been available for more »
EVE Online is a beast of a game. Truth be told, I’m sure there are even people playing it who don’t fully grasp its subtle nuances. For outsiders, it’s an entertaining jumble, from which occasionally incredible and amazing stories leak. And now, everyone even remotely interested in can relive some of the stories in a more »
Klei Entertainment is now selling a range of collectible vinyl figures from . There are 12 characters total, and each of them comes with an exclusive accessory. Each figure also comes with a random accessory. Typical human (or humanoid) characters are about 3.5 inches tall, but there are exceptions for characters such as the spider. more »
A gaming related Amazon Gold Box sale? Well all right, all right. Hm, that sounded better in the Matthew McConaughey voice in my head. Regardless! Today is a day for deals. The Amazon Gold Box is filled with all sorts of sale items, and we need to get on it. Like, to start, the and more »
The Force can be with you in Disney Infinity, but it’s going to cost you. The news has just come in that a very special Easter Egg reward awaits people who . A digital Disney Infinity lightsaber awaits you. But, considering how much a complete collection would cost you, a real lightsaber may be cheaper.
Mega Brands and Ubisoft made a big announcement today at the New York Toy Fair. Mega Brands will use its Mega Bloks line to introduce construction sets based on the Assassin’s Creed franchise. The sets and collectible micro action figures will go on sale in the fall of 2014. Unfortunately, neither company released any images of the products at the time of this writing.
The Xbox One Stereo Headset will be released this March for $79.99. It’s a wired headset that plugs into the Xbox One controller.
In Japan, there’s a figure festival called Wonder Fest. It happens twice a year, and shows off figures for famous anime series, shows, and games that people will be able to buy. This year’s Winter Wonder Fest 2014 is important, because it marked the appearance of Solid Snake and Link Nendoroids. Good Smile Company decided more »