Why We Stopped Playing Pokemon GO

A few weeks ago Allyson wrote an article about how we were obsessed with the new Pokemon GO mobile game. A few weeks later, Niantic has done enough to make us loose all interest. Maybe someday when it’s not as buggy and features stop dramatically changing we’d reconsider. However, I already hardly even think about the game anymore. Continue reading “Why We Stopped Playing Pokemon GO”

Gaming: Clearing the Back Catalog

This was an excellent week for me and gaming. I finished not one, but two Zelda games that I had purchased long ago and never started, or got around to finishing. So let’s discuss back catalogs, how long mine is and how good it feels to cross items off the list. Continue reading “Gaming: Clearing the Back Catalog”

10 Things I Love About The Wii U

The Nintendo NX is on the horizon for a launch in March 2017. However that fits into the line up being a successor/eventual replacement to the Wii U or a supplimental device, there is still plenty of reason to love the Wii U.  Today I want to list the top 10 things I love about my Wii U. Continue reading “10 Things I Love About The Wii U”

Demo Review -The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes

I was lucky enough to be selected by Nintendo to preview The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes before it’s released. No, not a full game, just a multiplayer demo that had an online component available this past weekend at select times. So what was it like? Read on to find out! Continue reading “Demo Review -The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes”

Club Nintendo Gift: A Smashing Soundtrack

Last year Nintendo created a special offer for Smash Bros. fans(at least in the US and Canada). If you bought Smash on both the Wii U and 3DS as well as registered them to your Club Nintendo account by January 13th, 2015 you would be eligible for a free soundtrack offer. I was lucky enough to be able to purchase both games, register them and recently received my long awaited copy! Curious to know what this is like? Read on to find out! Continue reading “Club Nintendo Gift: A Smashing Soundtrack”

Thoughts: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS

Nintendo has recently released it’s latest in the Super Smash Bros. series. This time including a series first by also releasing it for their handheld system. Haven’t played Smash Bros. before and are wondering if it’s worth it’s price? Debating on which version to pick up? Don’t want to read another review with an arbitrary review score attached?  If so read on to find out more! Continue reading “Thoughts: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS”

Nintendo Store: Deals – Accessories & Refurbished Systems

Still looking for additional Nintendo Deals?  Look no further as this week I will let you know a way to purchase systems and accessories directly from Nintendo in USA/Canada. Continue reading “Nintendo Store: Deals – Accessories & Refurbished Systems”