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National StreetPass Weekend is on until November 30, 2014

If there’s one thing people are going to do around the holidays, it’s spend time with family and friends. Sometimes, they’ll do it in the comfort of their homes, and others will mean trips to special events or even taking part in the Black Friday hunts. The important thing is, keep your 3DS on and more »

Technology Tell 2014 Vita Gift Guide

Here it is, coming right at you, another guide for holiday shopping. It’s a Vita gift guide! Unfortunately, it won’t be much use for you this Black Friday, as none of the stores this year have any Vita systems on sale. A few have discounted Vita games, like GameStop, but it’s really a pretty barren more »

Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Diary: Creeping with DexNav

In an earlier Pokemon Alpha Sapphire diary installment, I mentioned that the way in which some daily scenes are depicted makes the game feel more immersive and natural. That isn’t the only thing that makes the Pokemon world feel more real this time. The other is the DexNav. The DexNav is an improved version of more »

A Shiny Beldum is coming to Pokemon Alpha Sapphire/Omega Ruby for Thanksgiving

In the original Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire games, Steven Stone eventually gives the player a Beldum. In , we’re getting something a little more special from the champion. Fortunately, we’re also still getting a Shiny Beldum from Nintendo. You know, to keep with the tradition. You can pretend the Shiny Beldum is still from Steven, more »

Have a Walmart Cyber Monday 2014 sneak peek

You’re all probably still wondering how you’ll get through Thanksgiving and Black Friday, but there’s even more planning that needs to be done. After all, there’s also the online Monday sales to think about. Which is why you need to take some time to go through the Walmart Cyber Monday 2014 preview. Yes, even though more »

Technology Tell 2014 3DS Gift Guide

A good number of you will be scouring the stores and malls this week, hoping to get a start on your holiday shopping. Or, maybe even finishing it completely! It’s the perfect time for a 3DS gift guide to help you set things in order. It’s a great time to pick up this system, and more »

Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Diary: A Specific Trainer’s Tale

I loved the trainer customization in Pokemon X and Y. Typically, I hoard away any and all money earned from Pokemon battles, only occasionally busting open the pocketbook to buy a TM or two, but the first 3DS games in the series inspired me to splurge on everything so my trainer could be super pretty. more »

Hatoful Boyfriend brings pigeon love to the PS4, Vita

Here’s something really coo-l. Hatoful Boyfriend is getting ported to more platforms. What was once an indie, Japanese PC game is now going to appear on Sony systems. Prepare to open your hearts to birds, because the otome game everyone has been talking about will make it to the PS4 and Vita next year. Unfortunately, more »

Pokemon Alpha Sapphire Diary: Inspired Beginnings

The one thing I remember most about Pokemon Sapphire was how my new Pokemon trainer’s adventure began. For the first time, questions about my identity and my beginnings seemed natural, as my character was moving to a new region and even hopped out of the back of a moving van in the first few moments. more »

Feels like the Target Black Friday sale started early

Did you see the November 23-26, 2014 Target ad? I did, and it came as quite a shock to me, because some of the deals here are as good as the ones in the Target Black Friday ad. You don’t expect that ahead of Thanksgiving, but here it is. I guess the store really wants more »

Senran Kagura Bon Appetit! Review: Service Please!

Senran Kagura Bon Appétit! Price: $14.99 System(s): PlayStation Vita Release Date: November 11, 2014 Publisher (Developer): XSEED Games (Meteorise) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, and Violence Senran Kagura Bon Appetit!, a departure from , features half the cast of buxom shinobi warriors… in rhythm cooking battles. The girls are now more »

Super Smash Bros. players can buy Mewtwo next year

Wanted Mewtwo in Super Smash Bros without having to pay $100? Nintendo has heard your pleas. You don’t have to buy both the 3DS and Wii U versions of the game to add the Pokemon as a playable fighter. Leniency has been extended and it’s going to be possible with real cash. Nintendo revealed the more »