Donkey Kong 64 is a pretty divisive game, with the most common complaint among critics being “too much collecting!” While the game overdoes it with the collectables, its issues run deeper than that. Collecting “stuff” at its core isn’t a horrible gameplay concept, and—sometimes!—it’s fun to do in DK64. However, there’re several other issues that exacerbate this concept’s problem, and I’ll dive into ‘em now. For the sake of interest, only one of these complaints will be directly collectible-related... (more)
April 16, 2015 – New StreetPass games, a SEGA 3D Classic, Donkey Kong 64, a Super Smash Bros. update, and so much more are new in this week's Nintendo Download! See all of this week's updates at your favorite digital storefront today at noon eastern... (more)
Welcome to the Negative World Podcast! While recording this episode, we had so much content to discuss that the recording went over four hours pre-edit. Then there was an hour-long special segment recorded a few days later... thus this episode was split into Episode 74 and Episode 75. Please enjoy Episode 74: Charity Smash; featuring Andrew (Zero), Joe (Ninsage) and Stephen (DrFinkelstein).
Closest Matchup: Resident Evil REmake had to sweat through its matchup until the eleventh hour when it finally received the deciding vote to put it into the next round ahead of Phoenix Wright... (more)
April 9, 2015 – Xenoblade hits the New 3DS, Affordable Space Adventures hits the Wii U, and so much more! Check out all of this week's updates on your favorite digital storefront today at noon eastern... (more)