I’m still not sure how I feel about Nintendo Direct events. First off, they’re super early because of, you know, Japan being so effing far away and I’m not really accustomed to seeing this side of noon, so I’m already off my game. Second, what are the numbers behind these things? I would love to [...]
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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 [...]
In the past two days, there have been just as many press conferences for the Wii U from Nintendo. First was the one in Japan that gave us additional insight into the upcoming console. For instance, we learned that it would come in two colors (black and white) and that the GamePads would be hella [...]
Press conferences are not just for informing the press about your games or hardware; that’s what press releases are for. Instead, they have largely become hype-fests, events specifically designed to entertain rather than educate. It’s a sad state of affairs, but it’s also why Usher can show up to the Microsoft E3 press event and [...]
Welcome to the last refuge from the post-E3 misery! This week, the guys tackle the biggest announcements and games.