All Blog Posts (756)

Assassin's Creed X Netflix

Coming off the the great "The Witcher" adaption, Netflix has decided to take their chance with another property.

Continue

Added by James Tuttle on October 27, 2020 at 2:56pm — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT - Maken X (Sega Dreamcast)

Halloween is this Saturday, it would only be fitting that I cover a game that focuses on global annihilation. But not just any kind. How's about one where the fate of planet Earth is left completely up to the player? Maken X comes from parts of the production staff that has worked on the Shin Megami Tensei and Persona series. This was back before the…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 27, 2020 at 11:03am — No Comments

Michael Pachter Suggests Nintendo Drop 'Hybrid' Console, Just Sell The Switch Lite

Tech Analyst Michael Pachter generally earns a lot of attention for hot takes about the game industry and hardware that leads to quite a heaping dose of backlash from the community. Recently in an interview with…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 26, 2020 at 12:30am — No Comments

The Latest Retro Console, The Analogue Duo

Earlier this year, Konami released the TurboGrafx-16 Mini, a very well manufactured compilation of the PC Engine's essential library. It was reviewed here on Game Fix a little more than a month ago. it had some shortcomings, but the…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 21, 2020 at 11:58pm — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT - Truxton (Sega Mega Drive)

Just because September is over doesn't mean SHMUPs won't be discussed on the regular. I feel a touch remiss that I didn't get a chance to speak about one during the run, but there's no time like the present to bring up Truxton. Since our family invested more in the NES, I had figured it didn't get any better than Gradius, Legendary Wings, Twin Cobra,…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 20, 2020 at 11:35am — No Comments

Despite Their Strong Relationship, Don't Expect Many More Xbox Titles On Nintendo Consoles

A little more than a calendar year or so, it was made even greater public knowledge of the budding relationship between Nintendo and Microsoft when the topic of crossplay was brought up. Through their partnership, some games under the Xbox library have seen their way onto the Nintendo Switch, like Cuphead and Ori and the Blind…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 19, 2020 at 9:20pm — No Comments

New In-Game Content For StarCraft II Comes To An End

As the passage of time is unaltered, the inevitable day has come for newly produced content for StarCraft II to wrap up. Just after its 10 year anniversary, Blizzard Entertainment's VP Rob Bridenbecker issued an update regarding the state of the real-time strategy game that while updates and patches will continue to ensure the game will run at an…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 18, 2020 at 7:47pm — No Comments

Mystery Gift Codes for Ash's Pikachu in Pokémon Sword & Shield

The Pokémon Company has been gifting us plenty of Pokémon since Sword and Shield came out nearly a year ago. Our latest freebies come in the form of a host of electric mice with cute hats! Ash's Pikachu is now available in five different versions - that's five free Pikachu with various hats from the course of the long-running anime…

Continue

Added by Gina Wilkolak on October 16, 2020 at 6:47pm — No Comments

Kingdom Hearts: Melody Of Memory Playable Demo Is Now Live

Kingdom Hearts: Melody of Memory, the newest entry in the series, has a demo that currently available to download on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Switch. Melody of Memory is a rhythm-based action game that narrates the events of the Dark Seeker Saga through Kairi's perspective.…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 15, 2020 at 12:15pm — No Comments

I Hope You Like Whoppers

Having a hard time securing your PS5 pre-order? Have no fear cause the King is here. No, not Jerry Lawler, the other King. 

Burger King is going to help you out. A new promotion starting Oct 15th is going to give those having issues with their PS5 pre-orders a shot at winning one. If you purchase two for $5 meals at any Burger King in the US,…

Continue

Added by James Tuttle on October 13, 2020 at 2:22pm — No Comments

Retro Reboot - Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (Sega Mega Drive/ Genesis)

A little more than a year and month ago, I reviewed the Fighting Edition of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers for the SNES and suggested that be the place to go to find your Super Sentai spandex-clad smackdown for your sixteen bit systems. The engine it ran on was really good, the graphics were fantastic for their time, and Natsume put a lot of effort into…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 13, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments

Halloween Terror Event Returns To Overwatch October 13th

Blizzard Entertainment made an announcement that Overwatch's Halloween Terror event will be back tomorrow October 13th, and will run until November 3rd 2020. During the limited time event, new skins will be available for D.Va, Sigma, Sombra, Echo, and Brigitte. No other characters have been announced to receive any new outfits.…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 12, 2020 at 6:25pm — No Comments

Genshin Impact, Free 2 Play Done Right

When Genshin Impact was announced last year, there was a lot of comparisons to the Nintendo exclusive Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. They're both open world, they both have cell shading style graphics, and they both emphases exploration. 

The biggest difference between the two games is Genshin is…

Continue

Added by James Tuttle on October 12, 2020 at 11:26am — No Comments

Microsoft And GameStop Agree To Multiyear Partnership

The Microsoft news continues to roll in as the marathon towards the release date of the Xbox Series X draws near. In this recent announcement, the tech company is teaming up with GameStop in a strategic alliance to advance GameStop's strategic pillars and advance the company's omni-channel ecosystem. This move will possibly provide a much needed…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 8, 2020 at 11:20pm — No Comments

The 2020 Donkey Kong Hallmark Ornament Is Out In The Wild

Hallmark's Keepsake Nintendo ornament collection continues to grow this year with the addition of multiple officially licensed ornaments. From Pokémon to Mario to the NES itself, this year's set is a great addition to your geeky tree. 

Many of these ornaments tend to sell out every year, which is where Donkey Kong comes in. This year's…

Continue

Added by Gina Wilkolak on October 8, 2020 at 11:04am — No Comments

Sega Releases New Yakuza: Like A Dragon Trailer

The Yakuza series has always been known to be quite surreal and a little larger than life as the series progressed. Its newest entry, Like a Dragon, the eighth mainline game and the first to not focus on long-time protagonist Kazama Kiryu, looks like it's going to be an absolute off-the-wall adventure pulled off the pages of a manga. 

Like A…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 7, 2020 at 12:00pm — No Comments

RETRO REBOOT - The Legend of Kage (NES)

There's likely s study that can prove ninja will generally make anything and any situation that much better. Video games, movies, breakfast, weddings, turtles, clothes shopping for a toddler. Place a ninja in the general vicinity, and you got a party on your hands. Or at least a spy and/or vanquishing of a commander during the Sengoku period. The…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 6, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments

Members Of The Video Game Piracy Group Team Xecuter Have Been Arrested

For the longest time, Nintendo had been known to drop the hammer down on emulation websites that host their goods. It looks like they have gained some footing in a long battle to stop piracy of the 3DS and the Nintendo Switch at the hands of Team Xecutor, notorious for selling goods designed to jailbreak game hardware for the Xbox 360, Nintendo…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on October 2, 2020 at 10:10pm — No Comments

Super Smash Bros Gets A New Character

Today Nintendo presented a small Smash Bros direct, mainly focusing on the newest character being added to the Nintendo brawler. 

The rumor mill went crazy with names. Is it going to be Doom Guy? Tracer? Yet another Fire Emblem character?! Nope, it was none of those. 

Much to the shock of, well pretty much everybody. The 77th…

Continue

Added by James Tuttle on October 1, 2020 at 2:44pm — No Comments

Free Games For October: PS Plus & Xbox games With Gold

Xbox Games with Gold members and PlayStation Plus users, it's that time to rake in on some treats for free games coming up in October. PS+ members get access to Need For Speed Payback and (appropriate for the time of year) the meticulous detective thriller Vampyr. Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass owner can download some spooktacular…

Continue

Added by Mike Lind on September 30, 2020 at 6:49pm — No Comments

facebooktwitterinstagramyoutube

PODCAST

Events

FRIENDS OF THE SHOW


© 2020   Created by Verlane.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service