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How The 'Kung Fu Fighting' Melody Came To Represent Asia

There's a tune that you've probably heard throughout your life. It's nine notes long, and it's almost always used to signal that something vaguely Asian is happening or is about to happen.


Related Topix: Carl Douglas, Pop/Rock, New-Wave, The Vapors, Super Mario, Video Games

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Your Mario Kart 8 Track DLC Wishlist

It was recently revealed that Nintendo was going to introduce more tracks in Mario Kart 8 as DLC .


Related Topix: Mario Kart 8, Video Games, Mario Kart


Mega Man X4 & X5 Available on PS3 and Vita Very Soon

Releasing on September 2, the classic Mega Man X4 will be available first, followed by Mega Man X5 a week later on September 9. Prices for each title are unknown at this point in time.


Related Topix: Video Games, Wii U

The Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Time - IGN Plays

To celebrate Nintendo's 125th anniversary, we're spending time with some of the best games The Big N ever made.


Related Topix: The Legend of Zelda, Video Games


Get your game on

In the last generation of consoles the Nintendo Wii became the fastest selling console on the market thanks to its innovative motion control technology.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, WII, Wii U, Golf?, _No Company, Chronic Logic


Dark Souls II: Crown Of The Old Iron King review - " towering challenge

The second downloadable expansion for Dark Souls II features an ash-strewn tower and exploding enemies, but are there any new ideas? It really is surprising that downloadable content has become such an accepted part of the video game landscape, considering that none of it is ever any good.


Related Topix: The, Deep Silver, Video Games, From Software, Dark Souls II, Namco Bandai Games, Namco Bandai Games America, Dark Souls, EnjoyUp Games, Abyss, Mario Kart 8, Idea Factory, -8

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Koei Tecmo

According to the lawsuit, Capcom filed a patent back in 2002 that involves a function that lets you acquire new content by combining an existing game with another piece of software.


Related Topix: Koei Tecmo Games, Omega Force, Video Games, Dynasty Warriors, Koei, Warriors, Samurai Warriors, Batman, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

San Francisco Chronicle

How you can help those hurt by the Napa earthquake

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.


Related Topix: Napa, CA, Napa County, CA, Solano County, CA, Make, MuuMuu, Video Games, Vallejo, CA

Computer And Video Games

Mario Kart 8 DLC to add Zelda, Animal Crossing tracks

Nintendo has revealed two Mario Kart 8 DLC expansions that will add Link as a playable racer, along with tracks in the worlds of Zelda and Animal Crossing.


Related Topix: Animal Crossing, Video Games, The Legend of Zelda, Mario Kart 8


Link, F-Zero and Animal Crossing are coming to Mario Kart 8 as DLC

The Mario Kart franchise has always been about racing with characters from the Mario universe - until now.


Related Topix: Animal Crossing, Mario Kart 8

Zelda's Link joins Mario Kart 8 Update

Today the newest in DLC for Mario Kart 8 has been released - or leaked, is more like it - complete with your very own Link from Zelda.


Related Topix: Mario Kart 8, Video Games

Thetelegraphand Argus

Cross Hills boys compete in Pokemon Video Gaming World Championships

Thomas Davies, 14, and his brother, Jaden Davies, five, of Beckfield Close, took part in the 2014 Pokemon Video Gaming World Championships in Washington DC.


Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games, DS

'Smash Bros.' director explains 'Super Smash Bros. 4' Wii U release date delay

The director of Super Smash Bros . has disclosed new information detailing why the release date for the Wii U version of Super Smash Bros.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, 3DS

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Super Smash Bros. Leak Suggests Shulk, Bowser Jr. and More as Fighters

Dragon Age: Inquisition producer Cameron Lee has become a fixture here at AusGamers.


Related Topix: Electronic Arts, BioWare, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Video Games, Resident Evil, Capcom, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles


Duck Hunt, Xenoblade, and Bowser Jr. revealed for Super Smash Bros. For 3DS

A massive leak of Super Smash Bros. info appears to show several new characters, including Shulk from Xenoblade Chronicles and Dark Pit.


Related Topix: Kid Icarus, The Legend of Zelda, Video Games, Xenoblade, Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, _No Company, Joymax, Icarus

Super Smash Bros. Wii U: guess who just leaked?

It's a dog, believe it or not. The next contender - and his friends - have leaked for the next Super Smash Bros for Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, Bandai Namco Games, Super Smash Bros. Wii U, Sega, Sonic

Silicon Alley Insider

For The First Time In 20 Years, Nintendo Could Be Bringing Back The Infamous Dog From 'Duck Hunt'

For the first time in 20 years, the infamous dog from Nintendo's hit game "Duck Hunt" could be making a comeback.


Related Topix: Video Games, Kirby, Xenoblade, Monolith Soft, HAL Labs, The, Deep Silver, Konami, Kojima Productions, Metal Gear Solid, 3DS


Huge Potential Leak May Reveal Full Smash Bros. Roster

Last week, leakers claimed to have screenshots of the final character and stage rosters for the upcoming Super Smash Bros.


Related Topix: Xenoblade, Rhythm Heaven, Monolith Soft, Video Games, Wii U

The Indian Express

Top ten classic retro games that will make you feel nostalgic

Here are some of those classic retro games that make you wish you still had them, along with some interesting facts about them.


Related Topix: Video Games, Sega, Sonic, Mario Party

Angry Birds maker Rovio loses trademark dispute against Angry Bite snack-maker

The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore rules in favour of Kimanis Food Industries, which had applied to protect its Angry Bite trademark in Singapore in 2012.


Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds