Monthly Archives: June 2015

Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto explains why the Wii U failed; Regular New Nintendo 3DS may come to the U.S. after all

…Read the article here. A new window will open. As one poster on GameFAQS said, when the man who made Nintendo what it is today comes out and says what he said, you bet it’s news. As I said on … Continue reading

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I sent my Blue 3DS to get fixed again; Got a new 3DS game for the other one

…Right. I took this selfie after I sent it to get fixed the first time a few years ago. As I noted in recent blogs, there have been some problems with it so I shipped it to Nintendo to get … Continue reading

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Gamestop selling Retro games and consoles once again

Click the picture to go to their website on the subject. A new window will open. For those who are interested here are the prices of the consoles, all preowned: NES (both models): $60* SNES: $60* Genesis: $35* Nintendo 64: … Continue reading

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Sony Announces FFVII Remake IS Coming, Breaks the Internet (LOL!)

That’s the big news from Sony on Monday. Here’s the Teaser video: …Assuming you’ve managed to pick your jaw up from the floor and can still breathe, note the interesting part at the end: “First on Playstation 4.” This means … Continue reading

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Making the case for Player-Controlled Garrisons in Older Quest Areas

  I make this pitch knowing it’s very unlikely to happen. Even so, the idea’s been brewing in my head for a while so at the very least I hope folks can see how much effort I put into this … Continue reading

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Hyrule Warriors 3DS Leaked; Fire Emblem’s Roy and Street Fighter’s Ryu coming to Super Smash Bros. 3DS/Wii U

  This week’s “OOPS!” is brought to you by SEGA! Ahead of the presumed E3 Announcement, Sega released this picture for the new Sonic Amiibo. What’s more interesting is the 3DS game pictured on the right: Hyrule Warriors 3D.   … Continue reading

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Blizzard Reverses No-Flying in Draenor Decision [Update 6/13/2015]

EDIT 6/13/2015: In light of today’s interview I have added more content starting with the second picture and revised some of what I originally said.   Read the announcement here. Fresh off the heels on Blizzard announcing Draenor would be … Continue reading

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