April 24, 2014 – The NES gets remixed again, Yoshi returns to where his adventures began, and gets lost in the land of Lemuria in this week's Nintendo Download! See all of the highlights here and get all of this week's updates at your favorite digital storefront today at noon eastern... (more)
I'm running out the door to work so no time for much analysis, but the big surprise I'd say is that Mario and Metroid are both out of the tournament already! Zelda has to be the odds on favorite with two entries in the semifinals, but anything can happen... (more)
Arguably the biggest music/rhythm game for the 3DS just got bigger, as Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call has been announced for North America. No specific date has been given yet, but it's set for release in 2014... (more)
Happy Easter (to those who celebrate it) and Happy Podcast Day to everyone else! Episode 61 here which is chock full of Smash Bros. discussion goodness! Stephen (DrFinkelstein) and Joe (Ninsage) invite two awesome guests into the fray. Those being Grant (GameDadGrant) and Chris (chrisbg99) of course.
April 17, 2014 – Alchemy abounds and raccoon tails soar in this week's Nintendo Download! Super Mario Bros. 3 (finally) hits the 3DS and Wii U eShops this week, as does Golden Sun and F-Zero: Maximum Velocity on Wii U. There's plenty of new games to check out this week, so be sure to visit your favorite digital storefront at noon eastern today to see all of this week's highlights!.. (more)
I don't know why, but I was under the impression that everyone at PAX East was just as interested in Child of Light as I was, and that lines for it would be nuts. But I was actually able to walk right up and start playing... (more)
Actually, it probably doesn't make much sense to use the word "top" here since it was pretty much the only seven that I saw the whole weekend. I had totally intended to do another top ten Nintendo-related cosplay list like I did for ACen last year, but as it turns out PAX attendees are not really about the cosplay as much. While probably around 50% of the ACen attendees were in cosplay, at PAX East it was closer to 1%, if that. Still, I managed to get a few good ones... (more)
I also had a chance to speak with co-founder and director of Renegade Kid Jools Watsham about his upcoming 3DS eShop games Treasurenauts and Moon Chronicles (among other things.) And of course I got to play both of them as well... (more)