Daily Archives: 08/09/2017

Super Meat Boy And Mutant Mudds Deluxe Announced For Nintendo Switch

Two indie platformers, Mutant Mudds and Super Meat Boy, were announced for the Switch today over Twitter. First, Team Meat, the anagram lover’s developer of Super Meat Boy, revealed this picture of Super Meat Boy running on the Switch. Yesterday,

Fortnite Creative Director Talks Five-Year Plan, Possibility Of Switch Version

Epic Games’ Darren Sugg answers our burning questions about Fortnite as we play through a mission together. Why is it called a closed beta if it’s being sold in stores for a price? Why should people play it now if

This Tales From The Borderlands Oral History Is Absolutely Worth Reading

Over at The Campo Santo Quarterly Review, writer Duncan Fyfe has written and compiled an oral history of Telltale’s Tales From the Borderlands, the 2014-2015 narrative adventure based on the world of Gearbox’s Borderlands. The article covers the genesis of

RPG Grind Time – Two Recent Mobile RPGs Worth Exploring

Confession time: I’ve had a hard time getting into mobile RPGs. I prefer to play games on the big screen, and very few have captured my interest for more than a handful of hours. They’ve always felt like lesser experiences

New Details And Pictures For Star Wars: The Last Jedi Emerge

Entertainment Weekly’s cover story this month is all about The Last Jedi, episode eight of the venerable film franchise, and shares a few details ahead of the movie’s December release. First, we get our first look at the Porg, tiny

Bringing The Horror Of Call of Duty: WWII Nazi Zombies To Life

Call of Duty: WWII’s version of zombies isn’t anything like other recent entries. While I’m a fan of the gritty, hard-boiled film-noir zombies and an even bigger fan of the over-the-top carnival antics of the ’80s zombies, this upcoming offering

NHL 18 Expansion Draft First Look – Can You Build A Playoff Team In One Season?

With the Las Vegas Golden Knights joining the NHL as the 31st franchise this year, the league currently sits as an odd number. Commissioner Gary Bettman has already entertained the addition of a second expansion team in the near future,

The Curious Case Of Mega Man Legacy Collection 2's Misplaced Art

On August 8, Capcom released Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, containing the four 2D Mega Man games that were not on the previous collection. Before the end of the day, a minor controversy

Monster Hunter XX Demo Up In Japanese Switch Eshop

A demo for the Switch port of the last 3DS Monster Hunter title is available on the Japanese eShop, available for all to test in docked and handheld modes. The Switch isn’t region-locked, so all western Switch owners have to

Opinion – The Dangers Of Chasing Nostalgia

Over the years, as people ask me about my favorite “game of all time,” I usually start talking about The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. Link’s first 3D outing blew my mind. It was a blend of brilliant world