Why did Sports Games on the Wii never become as popular as those played on PlayStation and Xbox?

Gaming superpower Nintendo released the Wii at the back end of 2006; and since then it’s been a bit of an odd journey for the console. There was a lot of interest and expectation prior to the release of the Wii, however the jury’s still out on whether it’s managed to live up to expectations. One reason for this is undoubtedly the lack of quality of the sports games on the Wii. Granted, Wii Sports … Read more

Interview, Gameplay and Overview with Brawlhalla’s Executive Producer Zeke Sparkes (UPDATED)

While at PAX East 2017 in Boston, I had the pleasure to speaking with Zeke Sparkes, Executive Producer of Brawlhalla over at Blue Mammoth Games. Zeke has been in this sort of work for quite some time coming from being a Lead Developer on the MMO Neverwinter.  He was also the Design lead on the very popular Star Trek Online, City of Villains and Champions online, all games you and I love and have played … Read more

E3 Recap #7 – No Press Conference For Nintendo

This week has seen vast amounts of content for the gaming world with a wealth of news baser around next-gen consoles, exclusicve games, sneak peaks and fresh content however for Nintendo while this was still correct, they chose to present their games and updates in a different manner, opting to not have a press conference. Nintendo’s American President Reggie Fils-Aime spoke to the press saying that in there case a press conference wasn’t needed and their … Read more

Disney Infinity – An Interactive Game

Disney has announced their new up and coming game called Disney Infinity which will be looking to take inspiration from Activison’s popular interactive game Skylanders. The game will feature 40 collectible well know Disney figures that when used on the special device will appear on the video game. Disney are making the figures very broad with figures ranging from the Incredibles to Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean. Scheduled to release this June the game wants to allow … Read more

The Dragoncast Episode 5 Wii U review and more!

Welcome to another week of The Dragoncast. November 18th 2012 marked a very special day in the history of video games as Nintendo officially started the eighth generation of home video game consoles. The Dragoncast’s very own Brian was one of the few that was able to pick up a Wii U this past weekend and on this episode he provides us his own review of the Wii U. Also be sure to join Brian, … Read more

Ninja Gaiden 3 Proclaims the Demise of a Franchise

Playing Ninja Gaiden 3 should have been an exciting experience and I was hoping that the latest installment will get the franchise back on track. The original game was great and I’ve spent a lot of time slicing my way around, but sadly the sequel felt like a pale consolation. I didn’t expect the third installment to be a complete rip-off, but I can’t help but feel that this is not a step, but a … Read more