Five Visual Novels You Must Play, Even If You Don't Like Anime

When you think of the term “visual novel”, you probably think of dating simulators stuffed full of anime tropes and hentai scenes. I am here to convince you that this is wrong.


Five Months Later, This Guy Has A Pretty Sweet Legend Of Zelda Sword

A while back, prop master Eric Hart made a sword for a Legend of Zelda musical. But he decided that his replica wasn’t good enough. So he made an even better one. Here’s how he did it.


Nintendo, You Should Listen To These Diehard Pokémon Fans

Have you ever played a video game in another language? Maybe you understood that foreign lingo no problem and were fine. Maybe it was difficult. Maybe you just wanted to play the game in your native language. Then, you’ll understand these Chinese Pokémon fans.


My, My Zelda, How You Have Grown

The Legend of Zelda series has been around for 28 years now and over that time, the game’s heroes and villains have been redesigned again and again. But let me be frank here, when it comes to Zelda character designs, there are none I like more than those from the newest spin-off game in the series, Hyrule Warriors.


Pierce Brosnan Kind Of Sucks At Goldeneye

Here’s Pierce Brosnan, playing Goldeneye with Jimmy Fallon. Brosnan’s not the best at the game, but hey, that’s OK. He can say he used to be James Bond.


A Line Of Statues Based On Kirby Outfits? Oh No

They have done Zelda, they have done Metroid and they have done Mario — what Nintendo properties are left for collectible maker First 4 Figures? How about a line of statues based on the many forms of the magnificent Kirby? This is going to get expensive.


Nintendo Fans Don't Buy Assassin's Creed, Ubisoft Says

Ubisoft has been more supportive of Nintendo’s Wii U than most of its peers, but the company has also remained wary of the console’s weak commercial performance. In a recent interview, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot sounded more doubtful than ever about the prospects of selling his hit Assassin’s Creed games on the Wii U.


The Ending Credits Are My Favourite Part Of Hyrule Warriors

That’s right: not the gameplay nor the cutscenes nor the story. My favourite part of Hyrule Warriors is the ending credits.


Twelve Goldeneye 007 Glitches You Might Not Know About

Secret agent James Bond doesn’t just have gadgets and charm at his disposal. He can also count on a number of glitch advantages in Goldeneye — glitches which you can replicate in your own game.


Fans Request Robin Williams Tribute In The Next Zelda, Nintendo Responds

The late Robin Williams was so smitten with The Legend of Zelda he famously named his daughter after the title character. Shades of World of Warcraft, fans have banded together via Change.org petition to ask Nintendo to honour the actor and comedian in the next game in the series and Nintendo has responded.