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Double Dragon Trilogy Kicking It On iOS, Android
In an age when the streets are ruled by gangs and evil crimelords look to bring the city to its knees, the world can count on a pair of brothers with the guts and the wicked karate skills necessary to stand up for what’s right. And now that DotEmu has brought all three of the Double Dragon games to mobile platforms, fans the world over can join said brothers on their quest for justice.
Wii U Is Not Dead, Becomes Top Selling Console In Weekly Japanese Chart
Coming in second to only the Nintendo 3DS XL, the top selling platform and best selling home console in the weekly Japanese sales charts according to new market data. Do you know what this means? It means that the Big 'N' is still in it to win it and they're still kicking butt and taking names, in spite of all the doom and gloom talk surrounding the company.
Starbound Beta Has Launched With An Endearing Beta Trailer
ChuckleFish has launched the beta for Starbound today and the team has let loose an amazing new beta trailer that details some of the space travel, the action, the adventure and some of the social aspects that could make just about any gamer fall in love with what Starbound has to offer.
Final Fantasy 6 iOS, Android Screenshots Look Slightly Better Than The Original
Square Enix has sent out screenshots for their upcoming iOS remake of Final Fantasy 6. They look...good-ish?
NBA 2K14 Reviews Completely Skip Over Microtransaction Gouging
I had to read through many different reviews for different platforms of a single game: NBA 2k14. That's right, the golden sports goose from 2K Sports. So why did I have to read through so many reviews for such a highly lauded and highly praised game? Because “Microtransactiongate” has seeped into the new generation of home console gaming in the worst way imaginable.
Walking Dead Season 2 Screenshot Reveals Returning Character, 400 Days Connection
Telltale Games has sent out a single screenshot from the second season of their Walking Dead game. The lone image tells us a few important things about the adventure game's story.
Starbound Beta Set For December 4th
It's been called “Terraria in space” and hailed as the second coming of procedurally generated, emergent RPGs; it has a mass following but doesn't have a marketing budget. It's picked up massive support, interest and crowd-funding but it didn't have a big Kickstarter campaign. And now, it's entering beta, and it didn't even need Steam's Early Access to do so.
Weekly Recap Nov 30th: Steam Machine Priced, Crash Bandicoot Conundrum, Steam Autumn Sales
Sony still doesn't have the rights to Crash Bandicoot, the Steam Autumn sale is currently underway and iBuyPower announces the very first Steam Machine price and specs. These stories and more in this edition of the Weekly Recap.
EA Wants To Be The Best Company In America
In a generation that has kicked off where we're seeing a lot of opposites (i.e., Microsoft curb stomping their own fanbase while Sony embraces theirs), we have one more antipodean scenario in play that has been developing over the course of the year: EA wants to trade in their heel antics for a babyface stance.
Nintendo 3DS Guide: Louvre Brings Art To Your Portable Console
Are video games art? It a question the games press and enthusiasts alike have debated to the point of exhaustion over the past several years. Rather than drop a bucket into that same old well again, why not take a minute to unwind and enjoy some stuff that people seem to agree unanimously is, in fact, art, as the Nintendo 3DS Guide: Louvre finally arrives on the Big N’s portable console.
Nintendo Gets Pokemon Series, 3D Sega Games, Mario Discounts This Week
There’s quite a bit of variety hitting the Nintendo virtual marketplace this week with everything from Pokemon television series episodes to new 3D Sega games and a bunch of discounts on Mario Bros. titles popping up just in time for the holidays.
Top 5 Gaming Items You Didn't Think You Would Be Thankful For
Here at Gaming Blend we have a top 5 list of things gamers probably didn't even think that they should be thankful for, even when the items are especially important and deserve a great amount of thankfulness.
PlayStation Mobile Game Givaway Starts Today
Sony is apparently in a festive spirit, celebrating the holiday season with free games for those with a PlayStation Certified device of PlayStation Vita. Get ready for a bunch of gratis PS Mobile titles!
Ys: Memories Of Celceta Launches With New Trailer
Today is a big day for RPG fans gaming on the PlayStation Vita as the latest entry in the epic Ys series, Memories of Celceta, finally arrives. To celebrate, XSEED Games has offered up a brand new launch trailer, as well as a bunch of new details concerning the portable adventure.
GTA San Andreas Coming To Mobile Devices
Rockstar revealed today that they're going to release a mobile version of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas in December. The mobile port of the 2004 PS2 adventure will be available on iOS, Android, Kindle and Windows Mobile devices.