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Jest in Time: A Look Back at the Clowns of Nintendo

Lola Pop, the newest addition to ARMS, might have you thinking Nintendo’s just clowning around with their character design. But a look back at Nintendo’s long game design history actually reveals an affinity for these face-painted juggalos. Here’s a look back at some big-time big-top dwellers from Nintendo’s lineup. MAD CLOWN – SUPER PUNCH OUT Don’t let ARMS tri...

A Tale of Two RPGs: A Brief Analysis of the Mario RPG Franchise

Before we begin, please note that all reviews are subjective and indicative of individual preference. While I have attempted to collect an un-biased aggregate scoring for each game mentioned in this article, nothing is absolute when discussing review scores. Everyone knows Mario. Everyone. The Mario franchise is the best-selling game franchise of all time, with over 528 million copies sold. Howeve...

5 Best Free Android Apps You Should Have

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Does the Nintendo Switch Have a Secret Internet Browser?

We all know how the Nintendo Switch has become one of the gaming success stories of the year. With 4.7 million units sold in just four months, it’s clear that the Japanese gaming brand have once again defied the doubters and made gaming fun again. But whilst Nintendo Switch titles like The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Mario Kart 8 Deluxe are incredibly fun, there will always be a few ga...

Never Leg Day: ARMS Tips & Tricks (Part 2)

You thought we were done knocking you out with great ARMS tips, champ? Well think again. Today we’re gonna go over some more specific tips to get your ARMS game to the next level. Real champs never stop training right? If you haven’t already read the first Tips and Tricks article, check it out right here. Everybody’s gotta start somewhere, kid. CHARGING PUNCHES Charging punches i...

6 Reasons That Consoles Are Better Than PC

We all have those two friends that are constantly arguing over what’s the best gaming system – a PC or a console. You just can’t escape this never-ending dispute that seems to have its origins in ancient times. Of course, you can find pros and cons for both and neither side can be 100% correct so we have to take a side. Just in case you ever get in trouble during such an argument, we’ve put togeth...

The Curious Case of Yooka-Laylee’s Switch Release

“A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad.” This is a quote from Mr. Miyamoto, and the point is pretty clear: Slow and steady wins the race. But if Duke Nukem Forever taught us anything, it’s that there’s a clear window between perfecting something and missing the mark. Enter Yooka-Laylee, the much-hyped and overall positively-received title from newcomer ind...

A Horde of Rumours: How Pokémon GO Has Brought Back Gaming Gossip

It’s no surprise that Pokémon GO has been responsible for a lot of trends over the past year; People are actually leaving their houses, for one thing. Pokémon has become more of a universal trend, as we now see grandmas playing the app with their grand kids. It has even spawned a bevy of internet memes and some questionable life choices. However, one trend that seems to have slipped by most ...

Nintendo Launches Switch Online App: Is Nintendo Ahead or Still Playing Catch-up?

Nintendo’s always been a brand that’s cultivated strong devotion in its fans. After the underwhelming commercial success of the Wii U, the gaming giant looks like it’s turned the tide with the Switch, with nearly five million consoles already sold at the time of writing.   Despite inspiring such commitment from fans, one area where Nintendo has consistently fallen short is in pro...

Justin’s List of the Best Nintendo Games

A Nigh Impossible Task When I found out we would each be doing our own separate Top 10 Nintendo lists, I first thought “This will be a cinch. I can easily think of 10 best ever Nintendo games.” Then Steve did his top 25 and I panicked. How can I, a guy who loves games but plays very few (especially since adulthood kicked in), make a list of the 25 best Nintendo games without basically ...

My Games Are Better Than Yours: Eugene’s Top 10 List of Games That Don’t Suck

Coming up with a list of ‘Best’ or ‘Top’ anything can be tricky. Just listen to Episode 400. For one, there isn’t a person on the planet who has played EVERYTHING, including the Infendo crew. While I might think a game such as Illusion of Gaia deserves top praise on any list, the vast majority of people don’t know what it is, or simply haven’t played it. Additionally, a beloved game such as Breath...

QUEST FOR THE BEST – Lukas’ Top 25 Games

Jumping on to Steve’s idea, this is a list of my favourite games of all time. This list is entirely subjective, and is based on my personal opinion. Here’s the rules for my list: Similarly to Steve, I’ll start by listing all of the totally radical games I can think of. From there, I’ll use my tubular powers of observation and rememberation to wickedly whittle the list down ...