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Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Nintendo Direct Makes Big Claim

by James Wynneon October 20, 2014
Nintendo recently announced the date and time for Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Nintendo Direct. It’s set to stream on October 23 at 3p.m. Pacific. However, the most shocking thing isn’t how close the Nintendo Direct is, but how much it promises. Nintendo is claiming to reveal 50 new things in Super Smash Bros. […]
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The Problem With Digital Downloads and Consoles – We’re Gonna Need A Bigger Boat

by Jake Valentineon October 10, 2014
The issue surrounding limited storage space is something that’s not new for Wii U owners, but it’s quickly becoming a concern for the digital download crowd on the PlayStation 4 or Xbox One.

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Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric, can it break the Sonic Cycle?

by James Wynneon October 9, 2014
Long time Sonic fans know what the Sonic Cycle is, a three step waltz of announcement, anticipation, and disappointment repeated ad nauseam. Aside from Sonic Colors and the first Sonic Rush if you consider handhelds, you could only call Sonic games mediocre at very best, having to go back to the Sonic Adventure titles to […]

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Hyrule Warriors Review | 70% Musou, 30% Zelda, 100% Fun

by James Wynneon September 30, 2014
Hyrule Warriors is definitely a Warriors game, but it does something that rarely happens in gaming today: A crossover that’s more than just a skin. It may be the familiar Musou combat you were expecting, but Zelda elements permeate everything to some degree. The combo is like a peanut butter and honey sandwich. It’s not […]
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Just Dance 2015 | Full Track List Announced

by James Wynneon September 17, 2014
Love it or hate it, the Just Dance franchise has been popular since its launch in 2009, moving over 50 million copies worldwide.

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Watch Dogs Hacks into Nintendo Wii U This November

by Bryan Dupont-Grayon September 10, 2014
Watch Dogs, the highly acclaimed hack-action adventure game developed by Ubisoft for Microsoft and Sony, was announced to have made its route toward Nintendo’s Wii U console today.

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Hyrule Warriors | Why Musou is a Great Fit with Zelda

by James Wynneon September 10, 2014
If you had told us a few years ago that The Legend of Zelda would have a crossover with Dynasty Warriors, we would have called you crazy.
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Fanatical Five | Top 5 Reasons Why We’re Excited About Bayonetta 2

by James Wynneon September 6, 2014
Bayonetta 2 shocked the fans when Platinum Games announced it would be a Wii U exclusive. Certainly it was an odd pairing considering Nintendo‘s family friendly image and Bayonetta‘s lascivious nature, but it may prove to be a good move on Nintendo‘s behalf.

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Bayonetta 2 Dazzles in Latest Nintendo Direct

by James Wynneon September 5, 2014
Bayonetta 2, an upcoming Wii U exclusive from Platinum Games, starred in the latest Nintendo Direct.
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Indie Chief Calls it Quits with Nintendo.

by Chris Calasahanon August 5, 2014
Dan Adelman has been the man behind Indie games at Nintendo since 2005. He has stated he is leaving to do freelance work in an independent business development and is leaving Nintendo on good terms.

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Super Smash Bros. | Three New Fighters Enter the Arena

by Matthew Shelharton July 15, 2014
Nintendo has announced three playable characters that will enter the arena in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U and 3DS.

Indie Corner | 1,001 Spikes

by Chris Calasahanon July 7, 2014
Indie games are usually taken for granted by the typical gamer.  Usually perceived as sub-par titles to whatever next-gen smash is popular at the moment.  But Indie Games are the result of hard work of developers pursuing their dreams of putting out great games without having a big-time budget.  Here at the Indie Corner, writers at The Game Fanatics will present some Indie games that might be worth […]

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E3 2014 | Hands on With Super Smash Bros. for the Wii-U Left Us Hungry For More

by Ben Runningson June 18, 2014
One of the best games I played at E3 was Super Smash Bros. , without question. As a longtime fan that has put hundreds of hours into the series, Smash is back in a big way.