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Top 10 Hottest Holiday Gifts for 2017

Hard to believe, but it’s time to start making those holiday shopping plans. Today we’re taking a look at what we’re expecting to be the season’s hottest gifts, the products you’re going to want to get your hands on—if you can—before shelves are emptied. See something missing from the list? Let us know in a comment! Samsung MU8000…

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SNES Classic Announced!

Nintendo dropped a little Monday surprise today with the announcement of the SNES Classic. Retro gaming fans undoubtedly remember the buzz of the release and sales rush of the NES Classic last year, and many are still upset by that model’s unexpected discontinuation less than six months later—leaving many hopeful fans unable to grab the uber-popular device. This…

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Nintendo Switch Preorder Information Announced

Last fall, Nintendo set the gaming world abuzz with a cryptic announcement of their curious upcoming gaming device, the Nintendo Switch. The unique console seemed to follow in its predecessors’ footsteps, emphasizing the gaming experience and communality more than outright graphical power. Some gaming demos and the basics of gameplay were revealed, but much else was kept secret.…

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Nintendo Switch Revealed

The Nintendo Switch is the company’s first new home video game console since the Wii U For years, while Sony and Microsoft have focused on crafting consoles with cutting-edge power, Nintendo has opted to emphasize the fun of the gaming experience. Consoles like the Wii and Wii U  were more about innovative controls than pure specs, while games…

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Nintendo Wii U to Launch in November

It’s holiday time and that means it’s time for a new video game console.  With Sony and XBOX not around to be heavy hitters, Nintendo released all there is to know about about their next generation console, the Wii U. Nintendo demonstrated how the Wii U, which comes with a single game controller equipped with its own touchscreen,…

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Nintendo Unveils New Nintendo 3Ds: The 3DS XL

For those gamers out there that still have a passion for handheld console gaming devices, Nintendo has a treat for you: The New Nintendo 3DS XL.  Nintendo Direct, featuring a 4.88-inch top screen and a 4.18-inch bottom screen. The new hardware adds over an inch to the current 3DS’ display, and will also come with a 4GB SD…

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Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) 2012 Arrives!

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3 for short,  is the world’s premier trade show for computer and video games and related products. The show is owned by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA), the U.S. association dedicated to serving the business and public affairs needs of the companies, publishing interactive games for video game consoles, handheld devices, personal computers,…

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Got A Nintendo 3DS? Get Free Demos!

Starting today, Nintendo will release free demos of 3DS titles on the handheld’s eShop.  Among the first demos 3DS owners can download are Capcom’s horror title Resident Evil: Revelations and Sega sports game, Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games on Jan. 26.  Other titles, including Ubisoft action game Rayman Originsand Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater 3D from Konami, will also have demos for…

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Nintendo Adds Hulu Plus to Wii & 3DS

Nintendo is expanding the selection of video-streaming services available for its Wi-Fi-equipped Wii and portable 3DS gaming systems with the addition of a Hulu Plus subscription by the end of the year. The company also plans at the end of November to add new capabilities to the 3DS, including ability to capture short 3D videos. Users will be able…

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