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Tetris Ultimate on its Way to 3DS with Exclusive Modes

The building block game that refuses to die is on its way to the Nintendo eShop. The latest iteration of the timeless “Tetris” will now see a digital release on Nintendo 3DS alongside Playstation 4, Xbox One, PS Vita and PC. The 3DS version will tote some exclusive modes with its release. In addition to… Read more »


Hyrule Warriors: Link Demolishes With the Ball and Chain in New Trailer

A new trailer has been uploaded for Nintendo and Tecmo Koei’s soon-to-be-released crossover title, Hyrule Warriors. Like previous trailers, this new footage focuses on a character and their utilized movesets while having a specific weapon equipped; in this case, it’s all about Link and the Ball and Chain, which is combined with the Ocarina of Time‘s… Read more »


Nintendo Launches NFC Scan Payment System for Wii U in Japan

Nintendo has announced that Japanese owners will be able to make a purchase  with the built in NFC scanner on the gamepad. The system will use existing Japanese card systems like Suica, Toica, Pasmo, which already use a scanning system to quickly pay for public transportation or make small transactions in stores.  The service will… Read more »


Ducktales: Remastered – Mutton Chop Game Critiques

Mutton Chop Game Critiques is a show where I look at video games past and and present and grade them as academically as possible based on the narrative, the aesthetics, the gameplay, and how the game make one feel through those three aspects combined. This week, I’m looking at Ducktales: Remastered.


Hyrule Warriors: Zelda Dons the Wind Waker

Last week we learned that Queen Zelda will be able to fight enemies using the Wind Waker as a weapon in Nintendo and Tecmo Koei’s upcoming crossover title, Hyrule Warriors. Tonight a new gameplay trailer has been uploaded, which highlights Zelda’s moveset when equipped with the Wind Waker in the game. Source: Nintendo