Jet Set Radio tags its 15th anniversary

Jet Set Radio is a game remembered fondly by many a Sega fan for its slick artstyle, gameplay and futuristic setting. It’s no surprise, that fifteen years after the game’s release, fans of JSR’s composer, Hideki Naganuma, praise him daily on Twitter. Crossover fanart with games as recent as Splatoon can be found easily, and more »

Mother 4 fangame delayed again

I’ve been a fan of the Mother/Earthbound series for over half of my life now. One of my articles at my previous gig was an over 2,500 word send-up to the series, including a brief look at the upcoming fangame, Mother 4. As a fan of the series, I’ve been following the Mother 4 tribute more »


Silent Hills coming to Xbox One? Not likely

There’s been some buzz over the past day that the recently defunct collaboration between Hideo Kojima, Guillermo del Toro, and Norman Reedus, Silent Hills may not be dead after all, and rather revived as an Xbox One exclusive title. The speculation comes from a tip informing production company Rooster Teeth of Silent Hills’ revival. According more »


3DNPC is genuinely the best Skyrim mod out there

One of the problems with Skyrim is that the NPCs aren’t really that interesting. This isn’t a knock on Bethseda, they really did try their best. The NPCs as they exist are entertaining, and certainly do the job well enough. Heck, I even have my favorite NPCs to marry, which tells you they did something more »

SteamLeft lets you know how long you need to play

I recently discovered a website called SteamLeft. What it does is calculate how long it would take you to finish playing all the games in your Steam library. After doing so it presents the time needed, accompanied by a fun time related fact. Take my result for example. It would take me 14 days, one more »

Help the people of Skywind find their voices – volunteer today!

You know about the Skywind project right? No? Well it’s a bunch of modders who are attempting to recreate the entirety of the best RPG ever made, , inside of the third greatest RPG ever made, Skyrim. (Sorry Bethesda, second place goes to Chrono Trigger.) Now, I’m sure you’re chomping at the bit waiting for Skywind more »


Rewriting Toontown

The Disney Company said “no”, and the internet said, “watch me”. On August 20th of this year, Disney’s members were alerted via email that the 3D Massively Multiplayer Online Game was set to close in exactly one month. In response, fans everywhere took to the internet to share their woes. Toontown Rewritten is the response initiative, firing more »

Rare Sega Pluto prototype console has yet to be sold

Roger Vega, owner of the Sega Pluto, has yet to sell his prized piece of gaming history. The news comes from the Twitter account of Sega fan site Sega Nerds which claims to have been in correspondence with Vega regarding a potential buyer that eventually backed out. Sega Pluto: The undiscovered planet The Sega Pluto more »

Mother 3 translator offers Nintendo his services for free

EarthBound is one of the many games to appear on the Wii U’s new Virtual Console after the console’s system update this week. Professional Japanese translator Clyde Mandelin took Nintendo’s announcement, which was made in the most recent Nintendo Direct, as a sign of Nintendo’s renewed interest in the long forgotten series and took the opportunity to make Nintendo an more »

The Homebrew Channel is running on Wii Us

Have a Wii U? You can hack it. Not that we endorse that kind of thing, mind you. Doing that is a sure way to instantly void your warranty, but thanks to those diligent hackers, it is now possible. They haven’t got it running during the Wii U mode, but it will work on the more »

Final Fantasy VI Monopoly set a dream come true

You all need to brace yourselves, because we are about to talk about the coolest crafting project ever. The Sprite Stitch website has a gift exchange where people handmake gifts for one another and this year a user named Jadely has taken the prize for best gift ever. This user decided to buy the love more »

Fans translate Otometeki Koi Kakumei Love Revo DS

When it comes to fan translations, you tend to see certain systems get more attention than others. There are lots of NES and SNES fan translations, you won’t have too much trouble finding Genesis or Game Gear translations and even an occasional GBA or PSP game translation project appears sometimes. When it comes to recent more »