What Nintendo's E3 Would Have Been Like In Tomodachi Life

Last week in my review, I described Tomodachi Life as "a bizarre, alternate universe where everybody had giant heads and spoke in ghostly robotic warbles." If that's not weird enough as it is (and it's already pretty weird), imagine a veritable chorus of Nintendo developers chirping and prancing about in Mii form to… » 6/25/14 6:30pm 6/25/14 6:30pm

Now I Want Pokemon, Star Fox and Metroid to Happen In Feudal Japan

We've already had a look at artist Jed Henry's great reinterpretations of video game characters as they would've appeared during the age of samurai. But the shots above ramp things up even more. I can't decide if the Starfox or Pokemon art is my favorite. See more of Henry's Ukiyo-e styled images here. » 7/27/12 6:30pm 7/27/12 6:30pm

Let's All Read This Terrific 1992 Star Fox Comic

If you think everything Nintendo did in the early 1990s outside actual video games sucked, well, no! Sure, there were some awful TV shows, but not everything was bad. This Star Fox comic, for example, was great.


It ran in Nintendo Power magazine in 1992, and had - considering the scale of the project - some pretty… » 7/25/12 1:30am 7/25/12 1:30am

The Boring Truth About Your Death; It Won't Be Like a Video Game

Only 12,632 people died in a spectacular hail of gunfire like Nathan Drake in Uncharted 3 in a year. Only 1,981 were dispatched like a guard in Assassin's Creed. Just 7,032 people shuffled off their mortal coil like Slippy Toad. Chances are when you eat it, it will be at the hand of a stroke, heart attack or… » 11/02/11 10:00am 11/02/11 10:00am