Nintendo

DISCLAIMER: I own products from all of the big three console manufacturers and love them all in their own special way.   I promise that I am not going to start posting financials in the morning about video games, there ...

I’m sitting here staring at my Playstation 4.  I’m not playing the Playstation 4 because of the lack of games.  I’m not really upset about this, I knew this would be the case for the first few months but I ...

As a bit of a surprise Nintendo released their NES Remix title on the Wii U eShop today.  If you have a Wii U for $15 you will be able to play a set of mini games based around 8-bit ...

  For over a decade parents have looked at their children in horror when they have asked for Grand Theft Auto as a present.  This is an appropriate response, there is no way in heck that you let children play ...

I remember way back during the holiday of 2007 my family was sitting down playing Super Mario Galaxy on the newly released Wii.  (If you are playing the home game then one video game year equals ten human years) One ...

  Yeah, I know wrong picture.  The Xbox One is out today and reviews have been odd.  Microsoft is definitely having its troubles now, but I do expect they will get their act together after a couple of firmware updates ...

Note: A great place to start is our Parents Guide to Video Games which can be found here.  It covers our philosophy on kids and games and will hopefully give you a new perspective on approaching the medium.  You can also read ...

Today was a day of understated excitement in the video game industry.  If you have been following things Valve scheduled an announcement today that many expected to be the SteamBox a legendary new console based on a Linux architecture that ...

Despite all the negative chatter about the XBox One and lack of chatter concerning Nintendo (deliberate on their part) there is some good news.  As Serious Players we are mostly concerned about games.  Here are three from Nintendo that I ...

After the May 21st reveal all cards are now on the table.  For the most part we know what Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo are going to offer.  If you love video games or have a spouse or children that love ...

I think the Wii U is a terrific console.  I thought the Wii was a terrific console.  Playing Wii titles is still a weekly occurrence in my household.  People had been attempting to make motion controlled gaming work for years before Nintendo put some serious research ...

The title is deliberately provoking.  Consoles are probably not going to go away in this current generation and will be kicking around for a while but I will say that the golden age of consoles is probably over.  Without a ...