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Some Initial Thoughts on Nintendo’s New 3DS XL

Some Initial Thoughts on Nintendo’s New 3DS XL

When the New Nintendo 3DS XL was unveiled months ago as the New 3DS LL in Japan, I had mixed feelings.My biggest beef? I thought the name would confuse buyers. We’ve seen this happen with the Wii U, a console that … [Read more...]

HTC Unveils One M9, a Wearable, and a VR Headset

HTC Unveils One M9, a Wearable, and a VR Headset

HTC managed to turn plenty of heads with its presentation yesterday at the Mobile World Congress that’s currently underway in Barcelona, revealing not just its latest flagship smartphone, but also its first wearable … [Read more...]

Destiny Diary, Issue 5: The Patch Has Landed

Destiny Diary, Issue 5: The Patch Has Landed

So hey! Destiny Diary is just a little bit late this week. I apologize -- I got unexpectedly sick and didn't get the post up on its usual Friday. This week's update is definitely worth reading, though, as some pretty … [Read more...]

Xbox Live Games With Gold for March: Some Really Solid Titles

Xbox Live Games With Gold for March: Some Really Solid Titles

This might be the best "Games with Gold" month in quite some time.Owners of the Xbox One who subscribe to Xbox Live Gold will get Rayman Legends -- a game that nabbed a Metacritic score of 91 -- at no cost.Those … [Read more...]

Destiny Diary, Issue 4: No Land Beyond, Strikes Get Some Love

Destiny Diary, Issue 4: No Land Beyond, Strikes Get Some Love

Want to be super disappointed in your resident Destiny player? I haven't played a single minute of the game this week, if you don't count the time I spent jumping to the Tower to check out Xur's wares.Those wares, by … [Read more...]

Microsoft is Doing an Ultimate Game Sale for Xbox This Week, And These Could Be the Deals

Microsoft is Doing an Ultimate Game Sale for Xbox This Week, And These Could Be the Deals

Microsoft, to its credit, has done a much better job offering Xbox deals and discounts in the past six months, and it looks like another sales event is in the pipeline.Major Nelson tweeted out on Saturday that an … [Read more...]

Destiny Diary, Issue 3: ‘House of Wolves’ News, Updates, and Xur

Destiny Diary, Issue 3: ‘House of Wolves’ News, Updates, and Xur

So today is Friday, and I've come to the conclusion that this is a much better day to publish Destiny Diary, as it's both the day that Xur arrives in the Tower, as well as the day after Bungie's usual weekly update post. … [Read more...]

Amazon Deal: Get a PlayStation 4, ‘The Last of Us Remastered’, and ‘Shadow of Mordor’ for $399

Amazon Deal: Get a PlayStation 4, ‘The Last of Us Remastered’, and ‘Shadow of Mordor’ for $399

We're only a little more than a year out from the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launches, but we've already seen some really good price drops and amazing bundles. Today's deal features the PlayStation 4 bundled with two … [Read more...]

Netflix Reportedly In Talks for ‘Legend of Zelda’ Show

Netflix Reportedly In Talks for ‘Legend of Zelda’ Show

Over the last few years, Netflix has grown from Internet success story to media-streaming giant, paving the way for how new content is created and distributed. With Daredevil, the first of its new slate of Marvel … [Read more...]

The Destiny Diary, Issue 2: RNGesus

The Destiny Diary, Issue 2: RNGesus

Praise RNGesus.Who is that, you ask? Well, it isn’t a real person, but instead, a name that gamers have for the “random number generator” (hence the “RNG”) that decides which loot to drop in an RPG.Sometimes, the … [Read more...]