Toys R Us sale discounts amiibo, Skylanders, Disney Infinity, and Xbox Ones

There’s a Toys R Us sale that’s relevant to our gaming interests today. Rather, this entire week, as it’s running from April 26-May 2, 2015. If you want NFC figures, a console, or games, the store has you covered. The biggest promotion during this week’s Toys R Us sale relates to the NFC figures. We’re more »


Naruto’s greatest mystery revealed – Kakashi’s face

Ready for some super big deal, perhaps even shocking, information? Throughout the entirety of Naruto‘s run, Kakashi’s face has been hidden by his mask. It’s a running gag throughout the series, and some throw-away episodes and chapters in the anime and manga have even shown Team 7 attempting to find out what their teacher looks more »

Comic Con has its own subscription box

We currently live in an era of subscription boxes. The universe has provided us with all kinds. There’s the many pop culture boxes like Loot Crate and Nerd Block. There’s also boxes for people like me who are cooking challenged, and like to have everything spelled out for them. And who could forget the Retro more »


Western Digital My Passport X Review: Instant HDD expansion

Western Digital My Passport X Price: $139.99, though it’s available on System(s): Xbox One, PC Release Date: March 31, 2015 Publisher/Creator/Etc: Western Digital The next generation of consoles’ hard drives aren’t as impressive as the power that goes into making these systems work. Both the Xbox One and PS4 only offer 500GB hard drives, which more »

The Journey soundtrack is getting a gorgeous vinyl release

The Grammy-nominated soundtrack of thatgamecompany’s Journey will soon see a vinyl release. Senior Project Coordinator Noah Lane of iam8bit, a company specializing in media and art, confirmed the news over on the PlayStation Blog. The two-part vinyl set was made in collaboration with artist Mark Englert, PlayStation, Sony Santa Monica, and of course thatgamecompany and composer Austin Wintory. more »

BioWare makes Mass Effect fans’ dreams come true with talking Elcor plushies

Dreams are coming true today, people. We are in the presence of greatness. The BioWare Store has topped itself, because it is now offering the best Mass Effect products ever. You can now buy a talking Elcor plushie. Hug him and he’ll talk to you! Isn’t that the best? Here’s why the Mass Effect Elcor more »

Play-Asia opens Dedede, Ike, Wario Amiibo pre-orders again

Want some of the rarer Amiibos? It’s time to turn to Play-Asia again. The site has opened up pre-orders of re-run figures, since Japan is going to be getting another production run of certain characters. If you wanted characters like Dedede, Ike, and Wario, now is the time. The more unusual Amiibos are the ones more »

Walmart opens Splatoon Amiibo 3-pack pre-orders

Send out the call! Splatoon Amiibo pre-orders have opened. Most importantly, it’s a pre-order for what will probably be the most in-demand of the offerings. Walmart is already selling the Splatoon Amiibo 3-pack. Why is this important? Because the Splatoon Amiibo 3-pack is the only way to get Inkling Squid Amiibo. In Splatoon, the NFC more »

3 Places to go for New 3DS XL skins

We can’t all have The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D or Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate New 3DS XL models. Both editions were the epitome of limited, and many people had to settle for basic red or black models as a result. Fortunately, there are already a number of New 3DS XL skins from various more »


You don’t really need the Shulk Amiibo for Xenoblade Chronicles 3D

Xenoblade Chronicles 3D is out today, and that’s great. The RPG was one of the best titles on the Wii. It was an instant classic, and sadly didn’t get the kind of reception it deserved due to limited distribution. Fortunately, it’s New 3DS XL port is getting a much wider release, and Amiibo support to more »

Justice Society of America enters DC Deck-Building Game

Cryptozoic’s DC Deck-Building Game asks players to defend the universe (or the multiverse, this is comics) with their favorite heroes including Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern. Now, the game is kicking it old school with the Justice Society of America. Crossover Pack 1 features seven new heroes, eight new villains and 10 cards for more »

The Meta Knight Amiibo’s status is in flux

I hate doing Amiibo articles like this, but you have to stay informed. Every bit of news helps. Unfortunately, there are currently conflicting Meta Knight Amiibo reports circulating online at the moment. Both sound equally valid. Neither have super substantial backing. The best we can do is tell you both sides of the current Meta more »