Nintendo’s Crackdown on Review Copies, from a Smaller Outlet’s Perspective

Is cracking down on scummy leakers and pirates at the expense of hardworking reviewers a good idea in the long run, or not? I look at both sides to this move, and give my honest opinion. Continue reading Nintendo’s Crackdown on Review Copies, from a Smaller Outlet’s Perspective

Cancellation: The Common Trend with Wii U Kickstarters

Kickstarter has been quite a big name in the past few years. While the platform didn’t really take off for video games until Shovel Knight in 2013, Kickstarter was still a good place for developers to raise funds for their projects. Unfortunately, despite the many success stories on the site, there have also been a few duds, either because the final product became something that … Continue reading Cancellation: The Common Trend with Wii U Kickstarters

My Rough Experience with Pokemon Moon on Amazon

EDIT: My copy of Moon was changed to ship on the 16th. Appears this issue was fixed, thankfully. Hopefully you didn’t cancel before today. So on the 18th of November the biggest 3DS game of the year is coming out, Pokemon Sun/Moon. We all know by now that even if these games were the next No Man’s Sky people would blindly buy into the millions, and … Continue reading My Rough Experience with Pokemon Moon on Amazon

Why Would Nintendo Take down AM2R?

As you may have seen from my recent theory, recently news has gone out that yes, the well-received Metroid II Remake, AM2R was indeed taken down by a legitimate law firm under NOA. Despite recent events providing a valid point on how it could have easily been faked, it seems that somehow Nintendo decided that now was the only justifiable time that they could take down … Continue reading Why Would Nintendo Take down AM2R?

DEBUNKED Speculation: NOA isn’t your enemy for the AM2R Takedown (UPDATED)

FINAL MAJOR UPDATE: Metroid Database has confirmed that depressingly, the letter they received, the takedown notices, everything is 100% TRUE. No further comments have been given from them, but I made an opinion article on the entire matter here. Nevertheless, the original article is below the edit log for those wondering what my suspicious were. This speculation of mine has officially been DEBUNKED.  MAJOR EDIT 6: The … Continue reading DEBUNKED Speculation: NOA isn’t your enemy for the AM2R Takedown (UPDATED)