PixelJunk Monsters 2 [Switch] Review: Aaahh!!! Real Monsters

Real Talk By: Zombie Zac

PixelJunk Monsters, released 11 years ago, was one of first examples of a great digital download game on PS3. It was one of the finest tower defense games of that time, a genre that hadn’t been watered down and beat to death by mobile games. With the iPhone in its infancy, and with no App Store, it was a different world when PixelJunk Monsters was released. Continue reading “PixelJunk Monsters 2 [Switch] Review: Aaahh!!! Real Monsters”

The Nintendo Switch Unwrapped

My Journey to obtain Nintendo’s latest console was recorded. Everything from patiently waiting, to buying, unboxing, and even more. Several Switch videos are here for you to enjoy. Hopefully some burning questions about this fresh-tech will be answered. I unbox Super Bomberman R, and even The Master Edition of Zelda Breath of The Wild. Continue reading “The Nintendo Switch Unwrapped”

The Coin-Op Question: Switch or Not?

Nintendo Switch was revealed.  We have the current info you need.  I’m excited to play, but there are still unanswered questions.  Splatoon and Mario Kart 8 were shown in the montage video, but have yet to be confirmed as Switch titles.  So What games exactly will Switch have at launch? Continue reading “The Coin-Op Question: Switch or Not?”

The Coin-Op Question: Is Mobile Gaming The Future?

Real Talk By: KJ, T-42, J. Valdez, and Vex

KJ here, In this very special Coin-Op question, I had to pull together more of the crew to tackle this head-on. We were chatting it up online about the big quotation from Konami’s CEO Hideki Hayakawa “Gaming has spread to a number of platforms, but at the end of the day, the platform that is always closest to us, is mobile. Mobile is where the future of gaming lies.Continue reading “The Coin-Op Question: Is Mobile Gaming The Future?”

Check Out The Arduboy!

Real Talk by J.Valdez

The Arduboy is a business card sized gameboy like device currently looking for backing on Kickstarter. Become one of the first 1000 people to back this project, and you’ll be able to get it for $29 (+5 shipping to US). The regular price is expected to be $39 after that. If it meets funding it should be released in Oct 2015. Continue reading “Check Out The Arduboy!”

The Coin-Op Question: Should Quick Time Events Go Away?

Real Talk By: KJ

If they’re completely thrown out, then what is to become of titles like Heavy Rain, or Beyond: Two Souls? How about the great Telltale Walking Dead series?  I’m not sure if going back, my thoughts would change, but I distinctly remember Shenmue’s quick time events being rather enjoyable.  Continue reading “The Coin-Op Question: Should Quick Time Events Go Away?”