Netflix has been incredibly eager in diversifying and adding more depth to their interest in dabbling with video game properties to mobile devices at no additional cost to your subscription plan, and it appears in the coming weeks and months, it's starting to bear fruit. In a story by…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 26, 2021 at 7:47pm — No Comments
EA, the company that everybody hates, but still makes billions of dollars every single year.
They did a thing today, it was short, and kind of pointless. But EA gets points for trying!
I am going to break down everything that was announced during EA's Play Live event.
Added by James Tuttle on July 22, 2021 at 3:43pm — No Comments
It's been a while since the last Nintendo Switch Online game update, so their reveals are always a surprise. These offerings are certainly some very unorthodox choices, All three additions for the Super Nintendo library. From the makers of Clayfighters comes the colorful platformer Claymates. Another platformer, developed by the former Probe…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 21, 2021 at 11:02am — No Comments
It's time to take down the Lich King and his Scourge in a brand new Pandemic system board game based on World of Warcraft! Coming this fall: World of Warcraft®: Wrath of the Lich King® - A Pandemic System Board Game.
"Join forces with classic World of Warcraft heroes as you take down…Continue
Added by Gina Wilkolak on July 21, 2021 at 9:10am — No Comments
The original SNES Super Mario Kart game transcends spinoff and has become a series of its own, more of a celebration of what everyone loves about the Mario universe. It’s spawned almost every other platforming video game character to take that stab at making a kart racing game of their own, some delightful, yet grossly overlooked (like the N64’s Diddy…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 20, 2021 at 11:00am — No Comments
Expected to be released in July, Capcom has decided seemingly out of nowhere to push back the launch of its player-vs-player multiplayer survival horror shooter mode. Its initial release date was to follow Resident Evil Village,…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 15, 2021 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Some new out of the handheld gaming department following last week's announcement of Nintendo's OLED Switch model, there's going to be a fresh option coming for the holidays. Introducing Valve's Steam Deck, a handheld gaming experience that brings the digital gaming experience on the go. …Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 15, 2021 at 2:01pm — No Comments
Since the Xbox 360, Microsoft's game controller design has often been considered the standard bearer for modern day design. So much, that the core ergonomics were retained for the Xbox One and Series X. Even Nintendo adopted the mold with the Wii U and Switch Pro Controllers, along with a plethora of PC controller designs emulating it.
Added by Mike Lind on July 14, 2021 at 9:24pm — No Comments
Details surrounding the PlayStation 5 timed exclusive Ghostwire: Tokyo have remained rather shrouded in mystery regarding the game's details, and when information is provided, the team has held their cards very close to their chest. Its initial release was never really disclosed, but Tango Gameworks had a 2021 street date likely in mind, in wake of…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 14, 2021 at 12:00am — No Comments
The X-Men games have been documented here on Retro Reboot, and based on most superhero video games, Marvel's Mutants have seen much better success than, say, Superman's Escapades Of LEGO Bridge Construction on the Atari 2600 (or just Super. There's the abysmal and nearly unplayable Uncanny X-Men for the NES, Wolverine's solo and self-titled NES game…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 13, 2021 at 11:00am — No Comments
The King's face is being plastered all over the place. With Space Jam: A New Legacy on the horizon, the NBA Finals MVP and Olympic Gold Medalist will now be a part of Fortnite via the Item shop July 14th with several skins and their accessories. Each outfit will come equipped with his new shoes, the Nike Lebron 19's.…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 12, 2021 at 5:01pm — No Comments
Developed by Men-A-Vision, the company's only released video game, Air Raid generally commands exorbitant prices at online retailers, and is one of the hardest Atari 2600 titles to get your hands on. Many instances have been reported of fraudulent copies and reproduction carts making the rounds over the last several years. Occasionally, some…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 10, 2021 at 12:00am — No Comments
The next installment of SNK's long-running fighting game franchise, King of Fighters XV, may miss its 2021 release date due to (stop me if you heard this) complications in production due to Covid-19, but there is some positive news afoot for fans eagerly awaiting to see which platforms it will be available for upon launch. SNK Entertainment's official…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 7, 2021 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Timmy and Tommy!
Who wants to buy properties and pay rent when you can collect bugs, fish, fossils and fruit instead? Our relaxing island life in Animal Crossing: New Horizons has made its way to the Monopoly board and we've determined it's a wonderful upgrade to…Continue
Added by Gina Wilkolak on July 7, 2021 at 10:48am — No Comments
As it has been reported, rumors of an updated and improved Nintendo Switch have circulated the hybrid console since its release in 2017. Often dubbed the "Switch Pro" by pundits, many felt it's an issue that would have to be addressed, as the base Switch lacks the horsepower of the console generation for its time in the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One.…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 6, 2021 at 1:49pm — No Comments
Kronos Digital Entertainment. That might not be the most mainstream of names when it comes to video games, but if you've enjoyed or heard of the Fear Effect series on the PlayStation, that moniker might ring familiar. But let us go back a couple of years before to the company's beginnings, where they were more infamous for developing some of the more…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 6, 2021 at 11:02am — No Comments
Today's gaming landscape is seeing some very interesting shifts in the last couple of months, especially in regards to platform exclusives and studio acquisitions, leading to stories we likely would not have seen happening just five years ago. In a story brought to our attention by one of Game Fix's patrons, Bocephus, Hideo Kojima is back in the news…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on July 2, 2021 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Sony now has their PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 freebies for PS Plus members heading into July. Exclusively for the PS5, fans will have access to the stealth-based action game A Plague Tale: Innocence. And for the PlayStation 4 audience, Activision's Call of Duty Black Ops 4 and 2K's arcade wrestling brawler WWE 2K…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on June 30, 2021 at 7:45pm — No Comments
There's more action from the Konami front, this latest bit being a rather curious, but much often speculated revelation after rumors had circulated for months on end, as Konami aims to place more focus back into game development. It had been hinted they were interested in reviving of several dormant franchises. According to…Continue
Added by Mike Lind on June 30, 2021 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The summer of Pokémon just keeps going and going and going! Pokémon GO Fest comes back this July 17-18 and ticket prices for the worldwide event are just $5.
In celebration of the festival, the U.S. Pokémon Center website has featured an entire…Continue
Added by Gina Wilkolak on June 30, 2021 at 12:42pm — No Comments