Shigeru Miyamoto, Video Game Designer

The Walt Disney of Video Games Shigeru Miyamoto is known as the godfather of modern video games and the greatest game designer. Shigeru is responsible for having created iconic characters like Mario, Zelda, Donkey Kong, Star Fox, and Pikmin. Shigeru has spent the past forty years in the industry developing the most highly acclaimed video […]

The life of Satoru Iwata

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One of the most influential programmers and developers in the gaming industry Satoru Iwata is one of the most widely influential and recognized programmers in the gaming industry. In 2005, Satoru became the president of Nintendo and led the company into new horizons. He’s creativity and achievements during his career have left a marking impression […]

Akira Toriyama, Game and Manga Artist

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The creator of Dragon Ball makes concept art for games Akira Toriyama is one of the most acclaimed Japanese manga and game artists. Toriyama’s illustrations have a signature style that’s instantly recognizable upon a glance or distance. Akira’s most notable works are Dr. Slump, Dragon Ball, Dragon Quest, and Chrono Trigger. Akira became the wealthiest […]

Nintendo Direct Announces Mario’s 35th Anniversary

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Celebrating over three decades of fun To celebrate Mario’s 35th anniversary, Nintendo announced a couple of new video games, content, and toys featuring Mario through a Nintendo Direct. Mario has been Nintendo’s longest-running and one of the most critically acclaimed video game franchises of all time. The Italian plumber has come a long way from […]

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Switch Review

A celebration of the greatest video games Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch is an improved version of Super Smash Bros. Wii U. Masahiro Sakurai, director of Smash Bros., and his team has gone and made everything better. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate for the Nintendo Switch is a celebration of video games. Characters […]

Strong Female Characters in Video Games

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These are the most empowering females in video games Since the early days of Mrs. Pacman and Donkey Kong, female characters have been portrayed in video games. Designers didn’t take much time to develop interesting female characters with personality. It’s important to note that most video games have always been produced, in the majority, by […]

Top 10 SNES Video Games

The best of the 16-bit era Arguably one of the greatest consoles of any generation has to be the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, or more commonly known as the SNES. Released in Japan on November 21, 1990, it received critical acclaim upon launch due to it being sold with copies of the widely anticipated Super […]

No More Heroes 3 Trailer

A new No More Heroes game for the Nintendo Switch! No More Heroes is a unique and creative game by Grasshopper Manufacture Inc. No More Heroes released in 2007 on the Nintendo Wii. It’s hyper-violent, 4th wall-breaking action and humor, made the game a fantastic exclusive to own for the Wii. It’s been nine years […]

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

If you’re looking for new adventures, this is where you start. The Dragon Quest franchise has been around since its release in 1986. It’s the first video game to popularize the traditional Japanese role-playing gameplay. Known as the godfather of JRPG’s, having inspired countless video games and captured the hearts of millions. This video game […]

Link’s Awakening Nintendo Switch Review

Shipwrecked and stranded on a mysterious island It’s been two years since a Zelda video game released and filled our hearts with amazement. This year, we revisit a classic game from the franchises remade for the Nintendo Switch: The Legend of Zelda: A Link’s Awakening. It’s a step back to the original Zelda formula with […]

Masahiro Sakurai at Tokyo Game Show 2019

Masahiro Sakurai accepts four awards at the Tokyo Game Show 2019   Masahiro Sakurai, creator of Kirby and Super Smash Brothers, has once again appeared in public to accept four prestigious awards for the impact he has created for the gaming industry. During Sakurai’s acceptance speech at the Tokyo Game Show, he shows a deep […]

Nintendo World Store 2016

Visiting the Nintendo World Store in New York City The only place in the world that has all the official products distributed by Nintendo is at the Nintendo World Store in New York City! It is one of the greatest places on earth and you must visit at least once when traveling to New York […]