The Games of May

At first glance it doesn’t seem like much, but May….. may surprise you. (Sorry, I couldn’t help myself.)   Week of 5/12 Metro Last Light (PS3/360) – In the post-apocalyptic year of 2034, the remains of mankind survive in the Metro tunnels beneath Moscow. Besieged by enemies within and without, …

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Metro: Last Light FPS is Getting a Tie-in Comic

Dark Horse comics will be releasing a digital-only Metro: Last Light comic. The writer is going to be Dmitry Glukhovsky, who wrote the Metro 2033 and Metro 2035 books which inspired the Metro series. From the press release: Metro: Last Light is a first-person-shooter video game and the highly anticipated …

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Nintendo Announces a 3DS Sequel to Zelda: Link to the Past & More

In the latest installment of its “Direct” video-series, the big N dropped some big news. First up, the 3DS will be getting its own Mario Party and Yoshi’s Island games, which is really cool, but not as freaking awesome as a sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Link to the …

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Nintendo is Shutting Down Multiple Wii Channels

  The Wii has been around for about seven years now, and may finally be losing its place with Nintendo. They recently announced that various online services for the system would stop working on June 28th. The Wii shop channel will still be working for the foreseeable future though, so …

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The Creators of Metroid Prime Were Making a Mega Man X FPS

Earlier today it came to light that Armature Studios, formed by key-members of Metroid Prime creator Retro Studios, were working their FPS magic on another beloved retro title…Mega Man. According to the great in-depth report on Polygon, Armature was creating a Mega Man X-styled FPS called Maverick Hunter. The new …

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