Category Archives: Nintendo

Animal Crossing: New Horizons. The summer update

On July 28th a trailer for a new summer update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) was shared on the official Nintendo YouTube channel. To say the trailer was eagerly awaited is a bit of an understatement. The game has been huge, with players in their millions around the world finding it an exciting and…
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Ten Best DS Games Of All Time

Nintendo DS console - image credit Nintendo The Nintendo DS is a much-loved machine. It has been responsible for the first gaming experiences for most of the people we know, and the console is still very much a gaming favourite. Of course, it can’t possibly compete with the bigger consoles for graphics and sound, but…
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Year of Final Fantasy, 2019

2019 is going to be a very interesting year for Final Fantasy fans, with the momentum Kingdom Hearts 3 had at the end of January Square is continuing its plans to port Final Fantasy games from previous generations on to mainstream consoles. With the 5 titles come this year Gamerspot are happy to say that…
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Fortnite, A Parent’s guide

If there’s one game that has scared pretty much every parent in the world over the last six months it’s Fortnite. The media has been full of it, and it's been blamed for all sorts of problems with young people. At one point, it’s lowest point we feel, it was shown to be the reason…
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The most anticipated games of 2019

It’s going to be a bumper year for gaming, and if you’re able to keep up, some real gems are to be released. We thought we’d take a look at some of the biggest and most anticipated games of 2019 to be brought to players. We think you’ll be as thrilled as we are. Kingdom…
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Motion control: a look back at the good and bad

The Kinect Kinect on the XBox One is history. If anyone remembers when the XBox One was first released, it was boosted by a ton of advertising and marketing around the Kinect experience, with a focus on games that featured cute pet animals you could really cuddle and play with using motion control. [caption id="attachment_2595"…
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Are gaming season passes a good or bad thing?

Love them or hate them? Season passes are evil. Or they could be a great way to treat players with integrity. It kind of depends on how you look at it. If you don’t mind paying money for further updates and enhancements, then they are well worth looking into. However, if you believe that games…
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Can video games be used as exercise?

This is perhaps the truly elusive aspect of development in gaming. Being able to create a game that actually promotes fitness is one thing, but being able to create a title that actually makes you fitter is a whole different ball game. However, some platforms and games do a pretty good job of helping you…
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Nintendo’s strange choices in technical innovation

Nintendo is certainly not a brand that one associates with failure. However, they've made some strange choices in their time. The company has constantly pulled off some of the most audacious and successful moves in gaming, especially in the area of hardware. The Wii remains one of the best family-friendly machines ever. And the Super…
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