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The GameStop credit card is 26.99% insane

GameStop has apparently decided to introduce an official GameStop credit card. Good for them, right? It’s only natural to move onto credit cards once you’ve introduced, and continued, a successful rewards program. Honestly, I’m pretty surprised it’s taken them this long. Even relatively unknown retail chains have their own credit cards. Whereas, GameStop has been more »

We need all the WonFes 2014 Nendoroids

Anyone who loves collecting figures of their favorite video game and anime was on high alert this weekend, as Wonder Festival 2014 summer was held on July 27, 2014, in Chiba, Japan. It’s a major event, as people are buying new figures and garage kits, as well as seeing what various companies have planned for more »

Is the Tetsuya Nomura Batman Bahamut?

I think I’m going crazy. Is it just me, or does that Tetsuya Nomura Batman look a lot like Bahamut. You know, that legendary dragon that keeps showing up in Final Fantasy games as either a summon or an enemy. I mean, let’s look at this for a second. This is an image of the more »

Guardians of the Galaxy is good for Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Superheroes

With SDCC 2014 a matter of hours away, even more comic and gaming announcements keep rolling in. However, one of the best is the announcement of a Guardians of the Galaxy NFC figure set for Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Superheroes. Truly, it’s fantastic news for anyone thinking about going in again and spending . I more »

Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition lets you capture Kaos

The $100 Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition is starting to look like a better investment. Every time a new game is released, there’s always a special Dark Edition that includes different character variations and other special bonuses. Usually, it’s specific to one outlet and practically identical to the $79.99, standard starter pack, but the Skylanders more »

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EB Expo Attendees Can Get Skylanders Trap Team’s Gearshift

Sites like eBay are going to be innundated with figures come October 2, 2014. It isn’t just because all pre-orders of the game come with the NFC figure. It’s also because the EB Expo will be giving them away too. Getting a Gearshift figure at EB Games Australia’s EB Expo 2014 will prove a bit more »

Don’t Get into Staring Contests with Espurr

Anime Midwest 2014 was held in Rosemont, Illinois this past weekend, but that isn’t why this fourth of July weekend is notable. No, this three day weekend is now infamous for another reason. For it was July 6, 2014, that a cat got into a staring contest and lost. What? What does this have to more »

Race to McDonald’s – Mario Kart 8 Happy Meal Toys are Here!

We interrupt these 4th of July festivities for a very important announcement. The Mario Kart 8 Happy Meal toys are now at McDonald’s. I repeat, McDonald’s has the little Mario Kart 8 toys! It isn’t a drill, the toys are going to go fast, so hurry and get out there! I discovered the appearance of more »

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Tomorrow is GameStop’s Skylanders Day

The Skylanders series of games are so popular, GameStop goes out of its way every year to hold a Skylanders Day to get people in the door to get special figures and deals. With Skylanders Trap Team coming later this year and even more Skylanders Swap Force characters still to be released, it’s an event more »

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E3 2014: Skylanders Trap Team has the Coolest Characters

Listen, it’s been almost a week since E3 2014. If you love the Skylanders series and are interested in Skylanders Trap Team, you’ve probably ready at least two or three previews by now. So this isn’t going to be one of those. You have some idea of how the game plays, especially if you’ve played more »

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E3 2014: People at Skylanders Trap Team Sessions were in It for the Toy

As long as Activision has been making Skylanders games, E3 attendees have known that stopping by the Skylanders demo stations or making a meeting will result in the acquisition of a special, limited edition, E3 figure. Usually, at said presentations, people have some semblance of decency and go to the trouble of at least Googling more »

McDonald’s Happy Meals getting Mario Kart 8

You won’t just be playing Mario Kart 8 Soon, you’ll be enjoying it in real life too. That is, if you stop by McDonald’s in July 2014. Turns out, the next assortment of toys will contain our favorite, Nintendo racers. Rejoice! There will be seven Mario Kart 8 toys at McDonald’s. You can get Mario, more »