Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Nintendo Begins Its Marketing Blitz

Switch Up Your Play

You may have noticed during WWE or during your favorite Comedy Central show. You may have caught one online or in your local GameStop. Nintendo commercials are everywhere as of late, pushing the Nintendo Switch. Nintendo has been blanketing the airwaves during popular shows in order to drum up interest in the new console.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

The Twilight Days of the Wii U

The Swan Song is About to Begin

That's all, folks. Nintendo has announced that all production of the Wii U has ceased. Unfortunately, the Wii U has not fared as well as its predecessor. While the Wii sold like hotcakes, the Wii U had a great start, then sputtered, choked, and died within the first three years. The murderer? Most would agree it was third party support.

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The Pros And Cons of Nintendo Switch

It's Not All Rainbows And Butterflies

Now that Nintendo's official announcement for the Switch has completed, it has become more clear that the Nintendo Switch is an incredible piece of hardware. But even the most loyal Nintendo fan will tell you that so far, the Switch is not perfect and that much still needs to be learned. Here is a list of new information not previously known collected by pros and cons.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

The Nintendo Switch

No Longer The NX, But Still Mysterious

The NX is now the Nintendo switch. It came with an incredible concept video and great news on hardware and software. So far, we know general hardware concepts for the Nintendo Switch:

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Nintendo NX Rumors

Pour the Grains of Salt!

There have been every kind of Rumors about the NX since it's very early announcement. The Rumors have ranged from "Industry leading chips" to "between a Wii U and a PS4". From cartridge media to digital only. In the end, no one knows what the NX will be until Nintendo itself tells us what it is.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Kojima Productions' New Mascot

LUDENS is His Name, Creation is His Game

LUDENS is the new mascot of Kojima Productions. He was revealed by Hideo Kojima on Twitter yesterday. He wears his "Extra Vehicular Creative Suit" and ushers in the "NEW PLAY in the NEW FUTURE with cutting edge equipment, technology & the frontier spirit".

Hideo seems to be rebuilding his studio's identity after the disastrous fallout with Konami. Personally, I think LUDENS is pretty cool. What do you think? Comment below.