Tag: Nintendo

The biggest news we learned from this year’s E3

E3 is a week-long video games extravaganza. It is our Super Bowl, as it’s the only time of year where developers, journalists, and gaming vendors are in the same location with news that sets the stage for years to come. But what did companies like Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo have in store for us? What does it mean for the future? Read on to see the biggest highlights from this year’s E3… STAR WARS BATTLEFRONT EA held a predictably boring press conference going over sports games that haven’t changed much over the years. But their biggest sell was the beautifully...

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TMNT Van Nintendo Mod Is The Most Gorgeous Thing You’ll See All Day

Some mad genius took an original Nintendo and paired it with everyone’s favorite van from their childhood (no–not THAT kind of van). Combining the original and still the greatest TMNT generation along with one of the most defining consoles of our time just means it’s one of the greatest things to ever grace this planet. Good news? It’s up for auction on eBay and can be yours! Bad news? If you don’t have at least $1500, you won’t be getting your hands on it. Kudos to pro modder Platinumfungi for making the custom system and Custom NES Guy who...

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Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo Actually Have Games to Show at E3

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, more commonly known as E3, takes place this year in Los Angeles from June 10-12. It is always a big deal for gamers considering all the game announcements, trailers, and information revealed by the major gaming companies, but this year’s show is setting up to be particularly important as all the major players have something to prove. Microsoft Aside from Nintendo, no company needs to have a huge show more than Microsoft. The company has undergone radical change in the past year, with a new CEO, Satya Nadella, as well as a new head of its Xbox division, Phil...

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Luigi Death Stare is a new thing. And it’s hilarious.

Luigi has always played second fiddle next to his more mainstream brother, Mario. But with the recent release of Mario Kart 8, it seems a new trend has been born to give Luigi some cred. Every time Luigi takes out someone in a race on Mario Kart 8, he gives an intense death stare that borders on “what if this Italian is part of the mob now?” Gamers have been recording the death stares and submitting them since the game released this week. It’s become so popular, that memes have already started. Luigi fanatics apparently exist. There’s a subreddit...

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New Mario Kart 8 Looks Great in HD!

In just two short weeks, Nintendo fans will be graced with the presence of the brand new, Mario Kart 8. While the general public hasn’t played it yet, reviews are starting to come in and people are already raving about the game. New levels, characters, driving system with loads of downloadable content are all in store when the game is released on May 30th. And man, does it look friggin’ good in HD! See more videos of actual gameplay after the...

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