Over the last week or so I have been cleaning out boxes and boxes of old belongings that had been kept in storage for years and years. It turns out my childhood was filled with Nintendo things (which probably isn’t a surprise). Today, in a box that was uncovered (Nooo!), sat our favorite Robotic Operating Buddy, or as most know him: R.O.B. Since he had last seen daylight several years ago, his robo-body had gathered a bit of dirt and grime, so this afternoon I spent a little time cleaning him off.
A little over a month ago the game blogs lit up with news about OpenEmu, a program that was supposed to be the be-all-end-all of emulators. You might have used emulators in the past to relive the glory days of Bayou Billy, chances are that your experience might have been a bit lacking due to any number of reasons from controller support to OS support. The biggest hurtle for some of us might have been finding an emulator that works well on the Mac, for example.
Well fret no longer, Mac friends – sorry PC, you’ll have to settle for the dozens of emulators already written for your platform – because OpenEmu does solve a lot of these issues and wraps it all up in a pretty package to boot.
We are still about a year out on the next video game installment in the Witcher franchise, but that won’t be the only place you’ll be able to get some hot demon slaying action. Soon to launch from Fantasy Flight Games and CD Projekt RED comes The Witcher Adventure Game.
Good turn-based strategy titles seem to only come up every so often. Why that is is anyone’s guess, but when a really good one – Valkyra Chronicles, Fire Emblem – lands, it’s a pretty great time for those of us who enjoy the genre. Enter: XCOM: Enemy Unknown from Firaxis Games and 2K Games (ported […]
Just a few minutes ago as of this writing, Sony announced at CES the thing we all knew they had in works since buying up Gaikai: PlayStation Now. And it seems like they want to stream games to more things than just your console.
Another Nintendo Direct is in the can, so let’s take a look at what is going on. The new Zelda game deserved its own post, so head over there to check it out. Now here is a rundown of all the stuff shown off today, as well as the video if you don’t want to read.