Daily Archives: 03/04/2017

Reader Discussion – Do You Put Skins On Your Consoles?

With the recent news that vinyl skins can damage the Switch Joy-Cons and console (those that aren’t officially licensed by Nintendo, anyway), I’ve been wondering an important question: how popular is the act of putting a skin on a console?

The Switch Pro Controller Contains A Hidden Message

Although it’s a bit overpriced at $70, the Switch Pro Controller is a pretty decent way to play Switch games if the Joy-Cons aren’t doing it for you. The D-pad leaves a bit to be desired and the triggers aren’t

Riot Games Wins $10 Million Lawsuit Against Bot-Scripting Website

LeagueSharp is a website dedicated to “helping” League of Legends players by charging them anywhere from $15 to $50 a month for access to numerous bot scripts allowing them to perform maneuvers that would otherwise be difficult to pull off

Ubisoft Cracking Down On For Honor AFK Farmers

For Honor’s matchmaking has been a bit uneven since launch, but the game is worth putting up with those issue to play a fun hybrid of brawler and fighter. One issue that’s a bit harder to identify, however, is AFK

Deadpool Teaser Features Slow-Mo, Phone Booth

Last year’s Deadpool film was pretty well-liked and hugely popular, so it makes sense for there to be a sequel. But, true to the character it’s based on, the first teaser for Deadpool 2 is anything but traditional. Posted to

The Developers Of Stories Untold On Alien: Isolation, Stranger Things, And How They Made Their Game In Six Months

The stylish and enjoyable puzzle/adventure horror anthology Stories Untold came out last week. I dug the game a lot, so I tracked down the Scotland-based developers No Code at this year’s GDC and had a chat with them about the

Report: Adhesive Skins Damage Switch Consoles

Dbrand manufactures cases for phones, computers, headsets, and game consoles. They’re one of the most popular in the world, and chances are you’ve probably bought a case from them. Today, however, Dbrand is advising you not to buy any kind

Red Bull To Host Expanded Proving Grounds Street Fighter V Tournament

Red Bull is no stranger to eSports, sponsoring a number of players and hosting several competitions. It should come as no surprise, then, that it’s announced the return of its Street Fighter V Proving Grounds tournament. This year, however, it’s

What To Watch This Weekend: Counter-Strike, Super Smash Bros., And For Honor

You probably have your hands full playing either Horizon Zero Dawn or Breath of the Wild, but that’s no excuse to not watch something this weekend. You can play the Switch in tablet mode while watching any of the fun

Saturday Video Round Up: February 26 – March 4

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome back to the weekend and an all new edition of the Saturday Video Round Up. As usual, I’ve gather up the best video game trailers and gameplay from around the industry this past week and put