Nintendo Reveals Switch OLED Model, Arrives this October

Historically speaking, Nintendo has always been relatively quiet regarding upcoming consoles and projects. However, rumors of a “Nintendo Switch Pro” model started popping up on the internet about a year … Continue reading Nintendo Reveals Switch OLED Model, Arrives this October

The New Super Mario Movie Could Open Doors for More Nintendo Property Films

Super Mario Brothers (1993) is often considered the first proper game-to-film adaptation. While some of the original pitches held much promise, what we ended up with was perhaps the strangest take on … Continue reading The New Super Mario Movie Could Open Doors for More Nintendo Property Films

Bowser’s Fury is the Framework for the Next Grand Mario Adventure

When it comes to Mario’s 3D adventures, it would appear that there are two types of fans- those who prefer the open-world formula (Super Mario 64, Super Mario Odyssey) and … Continue reading Bowser’s Fury is the Framework for the Next Grand Mario Adventure

SNK Celebrates its Handheld Lineage with Upcoming Neo Geo Pocket Color Compilation for Switch

SNK appears to have been pulling all of the stops to produce new hardware and celebrate its history. The fighting game powerhouse dropped a multiplatform Anniversary Collection across all major … Continue reading SNK Celebrates its Handheld Lineage with Upcoming Neo Geo Pocket Color Compilation for Switch

Charles Martinet Wants to Reprise Role in Super Mario Movie

For over 25 years, Charles Martinet has provided all the “wahoos” and “mama-mias,” among other lines uttered by quite possibly the most influential mascot in video game history. His role … Continue reading Charles Martinet Wants to Reprise Role in Super Mario Movie

Arcade Icon Learns New Tricks in Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle and Pac-Man Stories

There’s no denying the amount of success that the relatively new “battle royale” genre has enjoyed over the past few years. From Fortnite to the more recent Fall Guys, it’s become a staple … Continue reading Arcade Icon Learns New Tricks in Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle and Pac-Man Stories

Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

Suppose I’ve learned anything at all about my favorite genre over the years. In that case, it’s that smaller developers love to experiment with it. Pairing the platformer with other genres is … Continue reading Platforming and Rice-Farming Get Hitched in XSEED’s Latest Success Story

A Look Back at Capcom’s Makaimura (Ghosts ‘n Goblins)

The Capcom of today is commonly associated with the likes of Mega Man and Resident Evil. However, their portfolio contains a plethora of other short-lived franchises whose relevance cannot be … Continue reading A Look Back at Capcom’s Makaimura (Ghosts ‘n Goblins)