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2 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Play over 40 retro titles at Centre for Digital Media's Evolution of Gaming exhibit

Among them are such classics as Arkanoid and Defender , as well as the original The Legend of Zelda and Super Mario Bros.


Related Topix: The Legend of Zelda, Video Games

3 hrs ago | Time

The Luigi 'Death Stare' Is Now Nintendo Canon, Apparently

It's also probably not a good idea to say his name three times while standing in front of a mirror.


Related Topix: Next Level Games, Luigi's Mansion, Video Games, Mario Kart 8

6 hrs ago |

Report: Wii U purchasing intent surges by 50% following E3

A new survey commissioned by IHS in partnership with parent company Gamer Network has shown that E3 gave a huge boost to the number of people interested in buying a Wii U, with purchasing intent growing by 50 per cent over the course of the event.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, Halo, 343 Industries, Battlefield!, Microsoft Game Studios, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Activision, Destiny, Bungie Software

10 hrs ago | Financial Times

Mojang: maker of smash-hit 'Minecraft'

After breakfast at its Stockholm headquarters, employees were whiskA ed off in limousines, private jets and a fleet of Ferrari and Lamborghini super cars to Monte Carlo.


Related Topix: Rovio Mobile, Angry Birds, Video Games

Tue Jul 22, 2014

International Business Times

Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire New Pokemons Spotted and More Gym Leaders Introduced

There are quite a lot of new updates and trailers for "Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire," with one of the latest being a fan-made screen comparison of original and remake of "Pokemon ORAS."


Related Topix: Pokemon, Ambrella, Video Games


Project CARS to Release on PS4, Xbox One in November

This holiday season should see no shortage of good next-gen racing games. Bandai Namco hopes Project CARS will be one of them, as the company has announced it picked-up the distribution rights to Project CARS for PS4, Xbox One and Wii U. Project CARS will be available for all three platforms in November.


Related Topix: Slightly Mad Studios, CARS , Video Games, Project CARS, Wii U

Cinema Blend News

Wii U's Consumer Interest Skyrockets By 50% Thanks To E3

A new survey report commissioned by IHS and measured purchasing intent and interest for the current generation consoles, the Xbox One, the PlayStation 4 and the Wii U. What the report uncovered was rather fascinating.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games, Halo, 343 Industries, Microsoft Game Studios, The, Deep Silver, SCEI, PlayStation 4, SCEE, X360, Microsoft Xbox

Game Boy 25th Anniversary: 9 bizarre game hacks

Two of the most popular games on the Game Boy are Pokemon and Super Mario Land. It stands to reason that the mod and hacker communities would get behind these two giants to create some big changes.


Related Topix: Super Mario, Video Games, Weird

The pacifier breakup

A breakup is difficult, especially when one does not want to let go. Getting your child to let go of the pacifier , their best friend, can be difficult and grievous.


Related Topix: Make, MuuMuu, Video Games

The Tech Report

Nvidia Shield Tablet is packed with ports, possibilities

Just under a year since the release of the Shield Portable, Nvidia has announced a second member of the Shield family.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Rovio Mobile, Video Games, Angry Birds


Nintendo's 'Wii U to Wii U' Transfer Feature Doesn't Go Far Enough

Nintendo adds a system-to-system transfer option, but Wii U owners still can't backup save files or move data around conveniently.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games

Business News

Luigi Death Stare featured on official Nintendo advert

The bad man of Mario Kart 8 upstages the rest of the cast in slo-mo race action TV commercial.


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


The Luigi Death Stare Is Lethal Enough for a Japanese Commercial

Yes, the meme might be over , but that doesn't mean the Luigi Death Stare can't be used as a Mario Kart 8 selling point in Japan.


Related Topix: Mario Kart 8, Video Games

Computer And Video Games

Sheik confirmed to appear in Hyrule Warriors

Three new characters have been confirmed for Hyrule Warriors , the Legend of Zelda themed Dynasty Warriors spin-off being developed by Tecmo Koei and Nintendo.


Related Topix: Koei, Warriors, Video Games, Koei Tecmo Games, Omega Force, Dynasty Warriors, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time


You Can Now Transfer Your Wii U Data to Another Wii U

An update allowing you to transfer your Wii U data to another Wii U is currently being rolled out by Nintendo.


Related Topix: Wii U, Video Games

Mon Jul 21, 2014


NEWTuesday 22nd July - Morning Inbox

It's my destiny to buy it So I've been playing a lot of Destiny over the last few days and if I had to opine on the experience thus far using two words they would be: pretty good.


Related Topix: Activision, Destiny, Video Games, Bungie Software, Asylum, Senscape, Wii U


Daily Deals: Superhero Movies, Injustice, Buy One Get One 3DS Games

Buy it for the DVD, the Blu-ray, and the digital copy. The figurines look kind of lame, but that's a good price for the movie on so many formats.


Related Topix: Bravely Default, Square Enix, Video Games, 3DS, The, Deep Silver, Activision, X-Men, Camelot Software Planning, Mario Golf: World Tour, Batman, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment


Watch Ocarina of Time get crushed in 18 minutes, Metroid Prime in 55

In an age where seemingly everyone stresses about how long their games are versus how much they cost, it seems like some people just can't plow through them fast enough .


Related Topix: The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Video Games, Nintendo Gamecube

Trend Hunter Magazine

Gamified Character Cakes - This Super Mario Wedding Cake Design Stays ...

This 8-bit wedding cake design is modeled after the classic Super Mario video game.


Related Topix: Super Mario, Video Games

Hispanic Business

Millions of Android Gaming Consoles on the Horizon: Jon Peddie Research

However, Android console offerings from Amazon, Google, Nvidia and others are projected to grow at a much faster rate, and offer the casual to mid-core gamer an affordable way to play from the couch.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, Sabarasa Entertainment, Horizon , X360, WII, Wii U