All Posts by: Micah

By Micah, September 4, 2017 0 News, PAX West 2017

One day left! Just a couple things to highlight for today. Remember that panels do fill up quickly and it’s wise to keep track of the PAX Lines Twitter account for real-time updates on panels, lines, and other important information…. Read More »

By Micah, September 3, 2017 0 News, PAX West 2017, Switch

First off, Yono and the Celestial Elephants takes the cake for the most adorable game of PAX West. It’s being compared to classic The Legend of Zelda games (by the folks at the demo station, no less), which is a… Read More »

By Micah, September 3, 2017 0 News, PAX West 2017

Today’s panel lineup includes a nice selection of Nintendo-themed panels, including a Zelda retrospective that looks like it’ll be a fun, nostalgic journey through the past 30 years. Remember, even if the panels we highlight aren’t specifically run by Nintendo,… Read More »

By Micah, July 26, 2017 0 News

Anyone who lived through the early days of Super Mario Bros. and Sonic the Hedgehog will recall the console wars of Nintendo versus SEGA, and it now appears that a producer known as AtGames is looking to revive the console… Read More »

By Micah, July 25, 2017 0 News, Switch

Steampunk turn-based strategy? Yes, I will tell you more. What if, during the Victorian era, giant mechanical war machines were developed for military use by the British Empire? This premise, while not entirely original, sounds entertaining and will especially be… Read More »

By Micah, July 21, 2017 0 News, Splatoon, Switch

The next Splatoon 2 Splatfest has been announced! It was only a matter of time, really—and it’s going to happen the first weekend of August. The exact hours haven’t been announced, but we suspect it will be similar to the… Read More »

By Micah, July 20, 2017 0 News, Switch

SEGA is working hard to catch our attention! They’re digging deep to build anticipation for Sonic Forces as they reveal characters, music, and new details each week—and this week, we’re being introduced to Infinite. Infinite is a dastardly villain that… Read More »

By Micah, July 18, 2017 0 News, Splatoon

You may or may not be aware of Splatoon’s success and popularity in Japan. You may or may not also be aware of the long running Splatoon manga in Japan’s CoroCoro magazine, which has decent sales in an age where… Read More »

By Micah, July 17, 2017 0 News, Splatoon

It’s the phenomenon that no one likes and actively hurts other players—it’s “rage quitting” and it sucks. But it happens in all online games, and developers are trying their best to come up with ways to punish players who abandon… Read More »

By Micah, July 14, 2017 0 3DS, News

The New Nintendo 3DS has seen a decent amount of success, though the XL version has been the one to really rock the sales charts—especially considering that the smaller version didn’t really arrive in North America “officially” until last year… Read More »