Category Archives: Gamecube

Friendly Reminder: There is no “Console War”

There hasn’t been one since the N64/PS1/Dreamcast days and that’s pushing it. No one did it like Nintendo and Sega did during the early 1990s with the NES, SNES and the Genesis. Both companies were pretty overt about how much … Continue reading

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If Nintendo were to seriously make a Pokemon MMO…

  The World would be undone. No, seriously. Katy Perry’s Roar and Dark Horse came to mind while I was writing this blog. Holy shit, the world would be undone if Nintendo gave us the forbidden fruit/holy grail. Just think … Continue reading

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Review: Tales of Symphonia Chronicles (Playstation 3)

I bought the game Thursday evening. As soon as I got home, I put on the Nostalgia Glasses and started up the game. I was pleasantly surprised when I heard something I thought I’d have to buy a Japanese PS2 … Continue reading

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Tales of Symphonia: 10 Years Later

Ten years ago, the U.S. was introduced to Tales of Symphonia for the Nintendo Gamecube. Arguably, this was the game that made the ‘Cube a must-have console during the first half of the last decade. It stands today as the … Continue reading

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Mercenaries of the Fire Emblem Universe

When war comes knocking, sometimes your own army might not be enough to pull through. Just one of the following people or mercenary guilds could easily tip the scales of war in your favor. For those familiar with Fire Emblem … Continue reading

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The Gamestop Controversy

Note: This was originally posted On the original site and reposted on the forums. This version has been updated from the original. I figure I talk about this given how famous–or imfamous–Gamestop is on various gaming news websites and fan … Continue reading

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The Evolution of the Nintendo Controller

Ah, where has the time gone? What you see are all of the controllers in Nintendo’s console history past to present. I went through 6 SNES Controllers (don’t ask) and thanks to the Wii’s backwards compatability my Wavebird gets plenty … Continue reading

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