The Aging Gamer: The Console War is Stupid

The Aging Gamer: The Console War is Stupid

In this weekly column series, I will talk about my gaming habits and how they have changed over the past twenty-some-odd years. I started my gaming career on the SNES and now I am twenty-eight years old. I mainly play on the PlayStation but dabble with some PC games from...

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Nintendo Indie Highlights Recap (23/01/2019)

Nintendo Indie Highlights Recap (23/01/2019)

Yesterday Nintendo UK released their Indie Highlights video detailing the upcoming (or available) indie games making their way to the Nintendo Switch in 2019. Let’s take a look at what they’re offering. Wargroove Do you, like me, miss Advance Wars dearly? Well, you’re in luck as Chucklefish LTD has heard...

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What’s In A Commercial: Advertising a Game Console

What’s In A Commercial: Advertising a Game Console

Advertisements sell you more than just a product: they also sell you an image and a lifestyle. In some cases, associating the appropriate lifestyle with your product can make a large difference in sales. Today, I want to analyze Nintendo’s advertisements for both the Switch and the Wii U and...

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Super Smash Bros Ultimate Giveaway!

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Giveaway!

All right lads, listen up! The Gaming Gods have deemed us worthy and are blessing us with their favor: A digital copy of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch! However, in order to win this favor, one must enter a contest of champions! Parallax Media Smash Ultimate Giveaway!...

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Nintendo Updates Its Content Creator Guidelines, Joining The Rest Of Us In 2018

Nintendo Updates Its Content Creator Guidelines, Joining The Rest Of Us In 2018

Nintendo is famous for two things: wonderful, revolutionary games and being very stringent with their copyright policy. A few years back, Nintendo announced their Content Creator Program, which basically restricted monetization of videos that contained Nintendo properties, either on YouTube or live-streaming sites. This angered a lot of fans because,...

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From Telefang to 2019: How An Obscure Japanese RPG Stays Alive Through An Online Community & Upcoming Titles

From Telefang to 2019: How An Obscure Japanese RPG Stays Alive Through An Online Community & Upcoming Titles

Earlier this year, I interviewed monster artist Rachel Briggs, who created the Ken Sugimori style art inspired by unused Pokémon featured in the Spaceworld 1997 Pokémon Gold demo and also contributed a few monster designs to upcoming title Monster Crown. I knew she was a big fan of Keitai Denjuu...

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It’s time to talk about what the Nintendo Switch didn’t get right

It’s time to talk about what the Nintendo Switch didn’t get right

Two years after the initial announcement of the Switch, the console seems to be enjoying the wide success that its older brother, the Wii U, would be massively jealous of. Stellar games such as Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey have rocked the gaming community and received widespread...

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Super Mario Party: Getting this Party Back On Track
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Super Mario Party: Getting this Party Back On Track

Mario Party is the type of game that needs no introduction. I have such fond memories of the original Mario Party so I was extremely excited to get my hands on the new addition to the series! Super Mario Party for the Nintendo Switch came out on October 5th and...

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A Rabbit Hole Named Dragon Ball FighterZ

A Rabbit Hole Named Dragon Ball FighterZ

How a simple game made me more invested in fighting games than ever before When Dragon Ball FighterZ released for the Switch a week ago, I decided to get it even though I already owned it for the PC. My reasoning was that it would make a great couch/multiplayer game...

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Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles is Coming to PlayStation 4 and Switch in 2019

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles is Coming to PlayStation 4 and Switch in 2019

Square Enix announced a remastered version of Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The game originally released in 2004 for the Nintendo GameCube. The teaser trailer below shows implementations of the online multiplayer with players joining into games. Confirmation for online play will solve an...

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