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Are The Likes Of Skylanders and Amiibo Doing More Harm Than Good?

Are The Likes Of Skylanders and Amiibo Doing More Harm Than Good?

By Callum Thomson As of May 2015, Nintendo has shipped 10.5 million Amiibos worldwide, and that alone has, by no means, fulfilled the insatiable appetite that gamers have for these collectables. On the other end, Activision and Disney are having their own little war of…

A Life Less Tomodachi

A Life Less Tomodachi

There’s often a backlash to nostalgia in games at the best of times, and not all of it is entirely deserved. Granted, it can be pretty irritating when people fail to give something a chance because it’s not exactly the same as its predecessors, but…

Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS and for Wii U – Preview

Super Smash Bros for Nintendo 3DS and for Wii U – Preview

In the long-lost time before videogames, children would argue in the playground that their dad could beat up anyone else’s dad, or so I’ve been told. In my day of N64s and Pok√©mons, confrontations would revolve around whose preferred game character would win the fight.…

The Richie Report: RR3chE3 REpo3t Sp3cial

The Richie Report: RR3chE3 REpo3t Sp3cial

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. E3 is back, bringing with it the promise of new games, hardware reveals, the chance to call Microsoft pricks, and plenty of opportunities to laugh at Nintendo as they broadcast their conference from a van parked around…