Fantasy Life passwords have already been leaked

It’s times like these that I’m thankful for everyone online, especially people who take the time to get on Reddit and GameFaqs. It’s because of industrious people online that people will have tons of Fantasy Life passwords available . That means all kinds of cool content for characters immediately available to enjoy. Let me explain. more »

Nintendo eShop Update for October 16, 2014

I hope you have a bit of free time right now, because this week’s update is really substantial. There are only three games, but there are six new games. It’s a big week. There are also just as many eShop sales as there are new games. Here’s a tidy list of what’s discounted for 3DS more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: I can win using only Bowsers specials

With most Super Smash Bros. characters, success requires a variety of moves. You have to know when to use neutral, smash, and special attacks, as well as when to dodge, shield, or go for that Final Smash. It’s a delicate dance. You’ll only be the best if you know the right reaction to any situation. more »

Skylanders Trap Team has the best characters

Skylanders is one of those series that constantly amazes. Not because of the sales figures or that each year Activision manages to put out a new iteraction, like Skylanders Trap Team, that looks too good to resist. No, the real reason it’s so impressive is that each round of Skylanders manages to be better than more »

Play the Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire demo on October 21

Something extraordinary is happening next week. For the first time ever, we’re going to get a demo for a Pokemon game. The Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire demo will appear on the North American eShop on October 21, 2014, ahead of the games’ official, release date. Nintendo has never done anything like this. For years, Pokemon more »


Super Smash Bros Diary: Don’t nerf Little Mac

There’s a lot of buzz surrounding a particular character in Super Smash Bros. People can’t stop talking about Little Mac. Much of it is enthusiastic, as it’s surprising how awesome the character is. Others is less striking, with some saying the new fighter is over-powered. People talk about the horrors of facing him in a more »

Shiny Gengar codes now available at GameStop

You need to go to GameStop. Well, if you have Pokemon X or Y, you need to visiting your nearest store. The time has come, and the Shiny Gengar codes are waiting. This time, Nintendo and GameStop are on top of it, and the flyers are in stock exactly when they’re supposed to be. Here’s more »

Super Smash Bros. Diary: I’m “Babying” my Circle Pad

I’m exceptionally proud of my 3DS. I’ve mentioned it a few times here before, because it happens to be one of those limited edition, Pikachu 3DS XL models. Yup, that’s the one. I love this system and have gone out of my way to take extra good care of it. Unfortunately, that means I’ve started more »


3DS firmware 9.0.0-20U made my system better

In this age of constant console firmware updates, it’s difficult to tell what, if anything, a new firmware update can do. This is especially true of 3DS firmware updates. Unless it’s specifically adding new mini-games to StreetPass Plaza or enabling Miiverse and Nintendo Network IDs, it’s hard to tell what any update ever does. 3DS more »

Super Smash Bros. Review: So much content on one tiny cart

Title: Super Smash Bros Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: October 3, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Sora Ltd, Bandai Namco Games, HAL Laboratory, and Game Arts) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Comic Mischief, Cartoon Violence, and Mild Suggestive Themes Super Smash Bros works on the 3DS. There are many who thought it wouldn’t, citing valid concerns. more »

Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley will be my Mom’s birthday gift

Whew! Thank you, Natsume! You’ve really saved me a lot of time spent shopping and pondering with that Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley release announcement. I mean really, you did me a service. See, Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley is coming out on November 4, 2014. Recently, I finally got my mom into the Harvest more »

Nintendo eShop Update for October 9, 2014

Good morning! Glad to see you were able to take a break from Super Smash Bros long enough to check out the update. It’s a slow week on both the and eShops, with there being 1 3DS game, 3 Wii U games, and a demo for Bayonetta 2. As for eShop sales, there are a more »