Nintendo never does E3. They always do a direct, and the last few E3 Directs have been really good with setting the company, and the fans up, for what to expect in the coming year and beyond. This one was no exception.
Lets get started. Before we get into the games and release dates, I want to get Super Smash Bros Ultimate out of the…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on June 11, 2019 at 4:27pm — No Comments
Well it's that time of year again. Time for E3. I am going to break down the schedule and predictions from the entire Game Fix staff along with some opinions from yours truly.
So lets do this!
Saturday, June 8th
Time: 9:15 AM PT/ 12:15 PM…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on June 6, 2019 at 5:49pm — No Comments
Generation VII of the popular monster collecting franchise is almost upon us. In a 15 minute direct posted today, producer Junichi Masuda and director Shigeru Ohmori went into detail about what we can expect from the newest entree in this long franchise. So lets break it all down.
The games are set in the Galar region which has…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on June 5, 2019 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Netflix announced this morning that they are teaming up with Hasbro to bring us an animated series based around the popular Collectible Card Game known as Magic: The Gathering.
Best yet, the series is going to be over seen by Joe and Anthony Russo. The Russo's are known for their extensive work on Marvel's Cinematic Universe, having been the…Continue
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Jim Henson, American puppeteer and animator known for his educational children's show Sesame Street, and about 30 other properties. Basically, if there was anything that had to do with puppets, there is a really good chance that Jim Henson (and Frank Oz) had something to do with it. The mans talent was limitless.
In 1982 Jim Henson created one…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 30, 2019 at 2:32pm — No Comments
There have been rumors flying around the interwebs for years now about a Game of Thrones video game. Some suggestions going around have been an MMO to a "souls-like" game all the way to a card based board game.
Then in April it was rumored that George R.R. Martin was working with a Japanese video game company on an upcoming…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 21, 2019 at 2:14pm — No Comments
This is kinda huge.
Announced today, and right out of left field, Sony and Microsoft are partnering up. Yeah I was caught off guard by this also. What does the new partnership entail?
They both want to enhance customer's experiences in a new "direct-to-consumer" entertainment platform that will use the power of the cloud to bring…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 16, 2019 at 2:30pm — No Comments
In celebration of their 30th anniversary, collectible sports card company Upper Deck has entered a multi-year deal with Overwatch League to create both digital and physical cards featuring players and teams of the Overwatch League. This is the first time that Upper Deck has done anything like this before, and with the TV spot that Overwatch League…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 13, 2019 at 3:04pm — No Comments
I am not a big horror person, never have been. Most traditional horror is jump scares or "slasher" movies. I don't like these kinds of horror. I personally enjoy "psychological" horror. Stuff like "In the Mouth of Madness" and "The Number 23".
However, one of my favorite horror movies ever was "Stephen King's IT". I have read the book, I have…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 9, 2019 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Back in 2018, Microsoft released the "adaptive controller". A controller made specifically for disabled gamers.
This controller was praised for its innovation and the positive impact & accessibility it created. Now everybody can game, and that is a very good thing.
Well, this was just the beginning of something.
Added by James Tuttle on May 6, 2019 at 5:44pm — No Comments
As reported right here by our very own Verlane. Which you can read right here.
Sega has teamed up with Paramount pictures to bring us a Sonic movie. And boy.. did it not go over so well.
Which is fine, cause they're changing it…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 2, 2019 at 5:41pm — No Comments
Much to the surprise of no body at all, Bioware, developer of the much disappointing Anthem, has announced that the lead director, the lead producer, and the executive producer have all since left the project.
This isn't a good thing since the game is still struggling to find a home among the other loot shooters that have been…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on May 2, 2019 at 3:50pm — No Comments
The Overwatch developers did a live stream that focused on potential future changes to the game. In it they talked about doing a role queue and maybe future heroes. So lets break it down.
Maximilian was sort of confirmed as possibly being the next hero. If you haven't played the newest Archive Event, he is featured heavily in it. While…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on April 24, 2019 at 1:38pm — No Comments
This is not an upgrade, this is a whole new machine, and we might be getting it next year.
That's according to Wired.com, who had a sit down with Mark Cerny, who is an executive at Sony of America.
The key question, is whether the console adds another layer to the sorts of experiences you already have access to, or if it…Continue
Added by James Tuttle on April 16, 2019 at 3:00pm — No Comments
It has been rumored since the reveal of Joker in Smash Bros Ultimate and according to a Best Buy leak, its actually happening.
The above image, provided by Twitter user "Mystic", is of a Best Buy sales terminal which very clearly states that Persona 5 is headed to the Nintendo Switch. You can't order it just yet, but its…
Added by James Tuttle on April 3, 2019 at 1:22pm — No Comments
This is mighty interesting, and since it is April Fools, take it with a grain of salt. The Overwatch dev team is planning some huge things for Overwatch in the next year, and it has been leaked.
A lot of this stuff has already been talked about by the dev team. A few things I find really interesting.
Quick play rule set? I…
Added by James Tuttle on April 1, 2019 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Today, Gearbox took the main stage at a packed house of three thousand fans during Pax East 2019, and announced one of their most anticipated games ever.
The anticipation for this game has been building for years, with Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel being released in 2014, fans figured it wouldn't be long until Borderlands 3 got…Continue
With Sony skipping E3 this year, they have decided to the Nintendo approach to video game announcements. So here the first, of what they are claiming many this year, PlayStation Directs!
First up, Iron Man VR which they are claiming is coming out this year. …
Added by James Tuttle on March 25, 2019 at 5:00pm — No Comments
12:02 A.M ET the morning of March 20th.
The long awaited negotiation will finally come to an end and Disney will own 20th Century Fox for $71.3 billion.
It first started December of 2017 when Disney showed interest in purchasing 20th Century Fox. It went back and forth, and then mid way through 2018, Comcast joined the bidding…Continue
One of the pinnacle indie games that has come out in the last 10 years is from a little studio called "The Behemoth". The game is called "Castle Crashers" and its a 4 player co-op side-scrolling brawler, where you pick one of 4 different colored knights (later patches added more characters) and go from area to area beating up monsters and…Continue
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