The SXSW Gaming Expo is a clash of ideas. The biggest things you’ll notice are similarly the largest companies. Nintendo dominated the front entrance with an overhanging Wii U- and 3DS-branded mothership that rivaled Independence Day. Xi3 had basically constructed a foggy, thumping nightclub right next to it, which itself takes up the place next [...]
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This was my first time at SXSW, the annual, um, collection of film, interactive, and music festivals held in Austin, Texas. It has grown each year with this iteration aiming to break the 70,000 attendee mark. It effectively reduces all of Downtown Austin to a singular fleshy, drunk mass covered in free T-shirts and party [...]
Mr. Drippy is finally here to chase away the winter blues! Ni no Kuni, The Last Story and DmC!
Nintendo’s Nintendo Direct online press conferences have ranged from quick and concise to a little loopy to full-on weird, but this morning’s iteration proved to be one of the more exciting in recent memory. And I say “recent” meaning of what I can remember because these things are just all over the place and I [...]
Nintendo, while not traditionally (read: ever) regarded as a filmmaker, brought three video to the Sundance Film Festival over the weekend in Park City, Utah. The festival is actually still going on and will be until the 27th, but let’s face it; if you’re not there already, you won’t be by the time it’s all [...]