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Tangram Attack: Don’t become complacent

Earlier this month, I mentioned that Tangram Attack for the is more of a stylus skill trainer than a game about tangrams. This is still true, but now that I’ve had the game for a little longer I have noticed something else incredibly important. It is very easy to underestimate the difficulty of this game. more »

Nintendo eShop Update for August 21, 2014

You know, I’m not sure what to think about the Update these days. It’s getting too unpredictable. One week, the and eShops will be sorely lacking in terms of content, then the next there will be more amazing games than you can afford to pick up in a week. This week is leaning toward the more »

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Some GameStops require pre-orders for Pokemon Mega Stone codes

The GameStop Mega Stone flyers should be out in the wild now for all Pokemon X and Y users to get Heracronite and Pinsirite, but many 3DS owners are reporting a hitch. In some cases, stores haven’t gotten the codes to distribute, despite this Pokemon distribution event lasting from August 18-31, 2014. Even worse, some more »

Mega Slowbro is the best

It’s all over folks. There wasn’t even a contest. When it comes to Pokemon Mega Evolutions, Mega Slowbro just went and blew every other freakishly overpowered Pokemon out of the park. Feel free to go home, because the true king has arrived. Nothing is taking Mega Slowbro down, and I’m not just saying that because more »

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GameStop Heracross and Pinsir Mega Stones distribution has begun (update)

Another Pokemon distribution event is in progress. Everyone with copies of and have a Heracross or Pinsir waiting for them. The level 50 Heracross is only for Pokemon X users, while only Y gets the Pinsir. But that isn’t what this story is about. (Though you really should go to Mystery Gift, choose an Internet more »

Nintendo eShop Update for August 14, 2014

All eyes on the ! This week’s eShop update is better for owners than for those with the , but we’ll make do. Especially since there’s something rather exciting. I’m talking about the eShop debut of Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge. Well, it’s exciting for me because I never played the original, but still. So more »

Gamescom 2014: That European, Super Smash Bros 3DS XL

Oh. My. God. Have you seen the Super Smash Bros 3DS XL? Look at this thing! This, my friends, is an example of a limited edition 3DS done right. I tell you, dreams are made of 3DS systems like this. It is just gorgeous. It’s also a European exclusive at the moment. Whomp whomp. Europe more »

Tangram Attack: More about stylus skills than tangrams

For those who need a little reminding, tangrams originated from China, and are essentially pictures that are formed from basic shapes like triangles, and squares. I remember having a math teacher in elementary school that liked to torture us with these. I always sucked at tangrams. There was something about the fact that it makes more »

Important Importables Review: Girls RPG: Cinderellife

Girls RPG: Cinderellife is weird. It’s nothing like you’d expect from an RPG. Really, it’s more of a life simulation. I mean, a player does get to level up various parameters, usually by spending money on various clothes, hairstyles, and accessories. There are missions too, and an overarching story. Really though, it’s about experiencing life more »

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Review: Dungeon-crawling for the kids

Price: $29.99 System(s): 3DS Release Date: August 5, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Activision (Magic Pockets) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” for Fantasy Violence   The new Ninja Turtles is here whether you like it or not. The movie is out, and believe it or not it was made for children. No, not you — you already had a Ninja more »

8 Sites with “good” Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles media

Know what’s out in theaters today? That new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot. (Yuck!) I think I speak for the majority of the internet when I say no thank you. That’s okay. We do not want this. Really. Which is why I propose we spend the day enjoying good, classic, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles media more »

The case for one-handed RPGs continues

Playing The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky makes me want a new laptop. Mine can run it well; it’s just a huge, clunky beast of a machine and I want to play Trails in bed. I totally could, if I had one of those smaller, touch-based Windows 8 tablet-hybrid thingies. I’m using a more »