Mario rollin’ in dat Benz: Mercedes sponsors Mario Kart 8 DLC

We all know Mario has fat stacks of plumber cash, but he’s never been quite this gaudy about displaying it. Nintendo is partnering with Mercedes to promote its new GLA crossover vehicle. The car will enter   in Japan as a free piece of DLC. Free for players, that is. I’m sure it cost Mercedes more »

Adult Swim games releases Trials-inspired Delivery Outlaw on iOS

Adult Swim Games is known for making good games on a consistent basis. When I saw it released Delivery Outlaw for free on iOS today, I had to try it out. Delivery Outlaw reminds me of the very popular Trials series of games, but it still retains the cartoonish style and humor that we see more »


EA is giving away free gold for Real Racing 3

This story is actually a two-for-one affair. First, EA is giving away 10 free gold for Real Racing 3 on iOS from now until August 1, 2014. It carries a value of $1.99. All you have to do is go to the website, input your email address and redeem the code just as you would any more »

Let Mario Kart 8 take you on a ride May 17-18, 2014

We’re all going on a joyride this weekend! Nintendo has been trying pretty hard to get people pumped about Mario Kart 8, even going so far as to offer free gas, but now a more hands-on approach is incoming. GameStop stores are going to let us play Mario Kart 8 this weekend! Select GameStop locations more »

Nintendo World Store will have the Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition

Anyone eagerly anticipating Mario Kart 8 probably won’t want to read this announcement. It’s only going to make you sad. See, that Mario Kart 8 Limited Edition that Europe is getting will be coming to the United States too! But, it’s only going to be sold in the Nintendo World Store. That has got to more »

Driveclub upgrade no longer requires a PlayStation Plus subscription

Sony has once again showed its willingness to listen to fans when it matters the most. Recently, it was revealed that Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition upgrades would not work without an active PlayStation Plus subscription. That means you would spend $49.99 on the game, but not be able to play it unless your PS Plus more »


PlayStation Plus is holding Driveclub hostage

Evolution Studios took to the PlayStation Blog today to explain what players will get in the PlayStation Plus Edition of Driveclub when it launches on October 7. For quite a while now, we knew the PS Plus version wouldn’t offer all content the game has to offer. Driveclub PlayStation Plus Edition will contain one location more »


The Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle is real

Sure enough, a Club Nintendo promotion wasn’t the only thing announced during today’s surprise Nintendo Direct. A Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle was too. Rather, the bundle was confirmed, because we’d already heard rumors that it was a thing and would be coming out alongside the game on May 30, 2014. The Mario Kart more »

Sale Xbox One games at Best Buy, Amazon

Ready for a Xbox One deal? Of course you are. Sale games are always welcome, and sale Xbox One games even more so because they’re so new and it’s so unlikely for them to actually get discounted. But, it’s happened, and it’s a big one. Best Buy decided to make three Xbox One games part more »

Get a free Wii U game with Mario Kart 8 promotion

Did you know there was a Nintendo Direct today? No? Me either! But there was. Nintendo just snuck one up on us. Don’t worry though. We didn’t miss too much. Baby Rosalina and Pink Gold Peach characters, a few new items, Mario Kart TV to watch important moments and, oh. Yes, free games were also more »

Best Buy gives you free gas with Mario Kart 8 pre-order

Best Buy has an interesting promotion going on for Mario Kart 8. If you pre-order the physical Wii U game from its store, it will give you a code that can be redeemed for $10 in real gasoline. Codes for in-store pre-orders will be printed on the receipt when you pick up the game, and more »

Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle may be en route

A new Wii U bundle might be racing to stores next month, and while what I’m about to talk about hasn’t been confirmed, it seems quite plausible. A site called has found images of what appears to be European box art for a Mario Kart 8 Wii U bundle. Now, this hasn’t been confirmed more »