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No Console is an Island

August 28, 2015, 7:34 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Is Nintendo making a console that dominates its generation in every way possible or even desirable? Maybe all systems need companions.

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Retrovolution: The Maturation of Indie Platformers

July 21, 2015, 8:06 pm | article | 6 comment(s)

Independent platformers may often try to bring us back to the past, but have they also been moving forward?

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Not Only Themselves: What Went Wrong With Wii U

June 30, 2015, 7:01 pm | article | 71 comment(s)

Wii U had plenty of factors working against it, but were all of them really Nintendo's fault?

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Why, Why, Why?! Dat Japanese Technology, Tho.

June 24, 2015, 3:05 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

Japanese technology. Those two words mean a myriad of things for anyone who knows anything about what the Japanese fiddle with when it comes to electronics tech over there. They even have robot teachers!... Which

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Wii U's Future: Games, Not Press Conferences, Are What Matter

June 16, 2015, 6:10 pm | article | 65 comment(s)

The Nintendo Digital Event may have disappointed, but Wii U won't this holiday season.

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Ink Everything — My Time with Splatoon

May 9, 2015, 10:52 pm | article | 10 comment(s)

So much fun, so little time.

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Why, Why, Why?! Makin' Babies

April 22, 2015, 3:20 pm | article | 0 comment(s)

Family isn't exactly the first thing you think about when you meet the fictional, digital characters in your videogames. And now that I've put a little thought into it, I think that's a good thing...

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Top 25 Wii U Games

April 18, 2015, 5:18 pm | article | 22 comment(s)

Welcome to our very first annual Top 25 Wii U Games list! Through much deliberation and voting among both the staff and community members, we have finally come up with a definitive list of the

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What Mario Kart 8 DLC means for F-Zero's future

April 15, 2015, 8:42 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

Mario Kart 8 and F-Zero seem to be heavily connected right now. With a bunch of content from the F-Zero Universe entering Mario Kart 8, many people are wondering if it's just good fan service,

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[REVISED] The 'NintenTube' Fiasco — the Good, the Bad and the Misunderstood

April 15, 2015, 7:54 pm | article | 14 comment(s)

Who's right?

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The Wii U Needs a Massive Multiplayer War Game; And Nintendo Owns the IP

April 12, 2015, 10:15 am | article | 37 comment(s)

The Wii U may not be lighting up the charts with sales figures, but one thing cannot be denied: there are some awesome exclusives for just about everyone on the console. From Mario Kart 8

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The Score: How Many Amiibo is Too Many?

April 11, 2015, 7:02 pm | article | 18 comment(s)

In this week's episode of the score, we ask at what point there are too many amiibo. In addition, we hear your thoughts on the Zelda Wii U delay. The Score: Episode 79 The Score: What Do You Think

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At What Point Are There Too Many Amiibo?

April 10, 2015, 1:01 pm | article | 51 comment(s)

I have a confession to make: I own far too many amiibo. In fact, other than Marth, who is getting restocked in May, I have every single amiibo that has been released so

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What if Nintendo’s New Subscription Service were like Steam?

March 22, 2015, 1:04 pm | article | 8 comment(s)

Although Nintendo has often been seen as the company off doing its own thing, completely disregarding all the competitors, another company with that reputation is Valve with its Steam platform. Steam ranges across a

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Nintendo Going Mobile and Nintendo NX?, New Pokemon Game for Wii U? - WiR 3/21/15

March 21, 2015, 5:17 pm | article | 1 comment(s)

Saturday means it is time for the latest Week in Review! Join me as I share my thoughts on Nintendo's latest announcements of going mobile, the Nintendo NX, a new Pokemon game for the Wii

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