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Light up Ryu figure brightens your desk

I know, usually when I talk about awesome, video game figures, I’m going on about Nendoroids. Don’t worry. This isn’t one of those posts. I’m going to go on about a light up Ryu figure instead! Because Capcom and BigBoysToys have something really cool planned. This is Street Fighter TNC 01: Ryu. Foon Wong designed more »

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past manga is coming back

A long, long time ago, when Nintendo Power was in its prime, people sometimes received awesome things thanks to it. Free copies of Dragon Warrior were one. Installments of Shotaro Ishinomori’s The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past manga were another. It was a means of experiencing the plot of the game without more »

Toys R Us Amiibo sale has 4 for $44 (update)

Ready for an Amiibo sale? Good, because Toys R Us has one. Which is especially convenient, as some of the Wave 3 Amiibos are trickling out to stores this week. So people who stop in might have a chance of finding not one, not two, not three, but four of the newest NFC figures from more »

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Bowser, Toon Link, and Sheik Amiibos showing up at Toys R Us

Have you been checking the Twitters and Reddits? Wave 3 Amiibos are already trickling out to stores! To be more specific, the Bowser, Toon Link, and Sheik Amiibos are already appearing at Toys R Us. Which means it’s time to go over the rarity. You know, that’s what people really care about when it comes more »

Microsoft’s HoloLens brings virtual reality to life

There are few things in life that get me as pumped up as the prospect of virtual reality. Needless to say, I had a little freak out watching clips of Microsoft’s HoloLens during today’s Windows 10 briefing. Unlike the Oculus Rift, or Project Morpheus, the HoloLens is a completely separate system. It is its own computer, more »

$60 32GB Vita memory cards on Amazon

32GB Vita memory card is $60 on Amazon A Vita memory card can be expensive. Like, ridiculously so, compared to the comparably sized microSD cards. So when you see a deal, you jump on it and don’t think twice. You better be ready to hop to it today, because now is the time. has the more »

Kirby Amiibo comes with Kirby and the Rainbow Curse at Toys R Us

Ready for a good incentive to commit to one of Nintendo’s newest games? Toys R Us has one for you. People who pre-order Kirby and the Rainbow Curse will get themselves a free Kirby Amiibo. Because an extra NFC is going to make everything better. Granted, Kirby is one of the easier to find Amiibos, more »

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Read the Pokemon “Dating a Team Magma Grunt” doujinshi

As you can tell, it’s a slow news day. Even if it weren’t, however, I’d still be writing up this post on a fan-translated, Pokemon Alpha Sapphire and Omega Ruby doujinshi. Trust me, “Dating a Team Magma Grunt,” Gooberman(kdk5011), is that good. It’s one of those rare comics you find online and immediately want to more »

NES Power Glove also popular with musicians

Recently an article has been shared all over the place that talks about Robot Chicken animator Dillon Markey using a modified Nintendo Power Glove as an animation device. Most people have no idea what a Power Glove is in the first place, so here’s the low-down. The Power Glove was a controller created by Nintendo more »

Action figures bring life after death

I know this is a little on the weird side everyone, but that’s exactly why I couldn’t keep it to myself. Look to the right, and you’ll see a Superman action figure with what appears to be a custom head, made to look like a real person. Well, there’s something you don’t know. That “action more »

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Rosalina Amiibo could be extra rare in Canada

Some Amiibos are retailer exclusives. Which sucks, because it means they’ll be available in smaller quantities and only at one line of stores. The Rosalina Amiibo is the Target-exclusive, NFC figure. This means the situation could quite possibly get even more dire in Canada. The Rosalina Amiibo already has a reputation, despite not even being more »

Nintendo’s Amiibos can’t hold their data

As you’d expect from the first Nintendo Direct of the year, this morning’s talk with the big N yielded a slew of announcements. True to its E3 2014 promises, Wii U will receive multiple releases in the coming months. This includes Kirby and the Rainbow Curse, Elliot Quest, Blek, and returning three returning, Wii classics. Super Mario Galaxy, Punchout, and more »