Tag Archives: nintendo

A History of Vileness: The Problem With Licensed Video Games

By Jared Cornelius The last few weeks I’ve found myself slowly completing South Park The Stick of Truth, not because it’s a bad game or has technical issues, but because I want to savor the experience.  After getting new abilities I find …

Comics And Cosplay Con-umentary Special – Spring Fest NYC In Brooklyn!

Ian Mageto, Bleeding Cool’s Senior Cosplay Correspondent and Comics and Cosplay host writes: With every convention trying to become mega, colossal, or super nova, it is nice to attend an old fashion convention hosted by a small collegiate anime club. …

Console Gaming: Dooooomed?

By Sage Ashford This article took me some time to figure out how to tackle properly, and I still don’t quite feel like I’ve got the perfect handle on it, so forgive me if anything seems off. It’s unfortunate, but …

Nintendo Shutting Down Wi-Fi Connection For Wii and DS

By Daniel Celko Nintendo has announced a discontinuation of the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection service for its legacy devices as of May 20, 2014. This means the Wii, Nintendo DS, and Nintendo DSi will be loosing many of their online services. …

Of Fan Disappointment and Nintendo Directs

By Sage Ashford Let’s talk about disappointment for a little bit.  Arguably, facing disappointment is one of the major experiences of being a fan in any given medium.  Whether it  be a project (movie, game, comic, or otherwise) that you …

Looking Backwards – Compatibility And The Problems Of Retro Gaming

By Jared Cornelius With two new consoles having been born over the last holiday, I thought I’d take time to talk about some-thing near and dear to my heart in looking back at retro games.  The brand spanking new Xbox …

Comikaze’s Special Exhibits Geek Out On Classic Video Games, Elvira, Marvel History

Michele Brittany writes for Bleeding Cool from Comikaze: I know that special exhibits are not a new concept at the cons, however Comikaze provided not one but three exhibits set up on the show floor at this year’s show. Looking …

Nintendo’s Plans For A Legend Of Zelda Movie Will “Play With The Format” Of Cinema

I feel like I’m in a war pretty much every time I go to the cinema these days, and I’m on the losing side.

The Wonderful 101 Remembers That Superheroes Should Be Wonderful

Adi Tantimedh writes; So. The Wonderful 101. You might have heard of it. It’s a superhero video game made by cult Japanese developer Platinum Games for the Wii U, the games console that no one is buying. I don’t even …

Footage From The Legend Of Zelda Movie That Nintendo Didn’t Want

It’s been a good while since I heard any talk about Imagi Entertainment and their proposal for a Legend of Zelda movie, and until now I was never really sure it was more than gossip.

Scary Stephanie Brown Highlighted In Scribblenauts Unleashed: A DC Adventure From Nintendo At E3

You’ll want to watch this for 16-minutes-and-chang to believe it. But a short Scribblenauts Unleashed: A DC Comics Adventure clip shown at E3 by Nintendo, appeared to highlight the much-neglected-of-late Stephanie Brown. Or rather Scary Stephanie Brown. Here are some …

Not Really A Swipe File At All – New Oblivion Poster And SNES Super Scope Light Gun

What’s he looking so moody about?

The Wonderful 101 Look… Wonderful

One hundred and one superheroes. All controlled by you. Simultaneously. On the Wii U. Hmm, I bet The 99 guys are a bit annoyed at this…

VIDEO: Penélope & Mónica Cruz Play Super Mario – With A Cosplay Penalty

Which of these would you most like to see waring a fake ‘tache?

E3: Talking To Brian Burleson About Aliens: Colonial Marines

Nerdy Show reports from E3 for Bleeding Cool. Without a doubt, one of the games we’re most excited about is Gearbox Software’s Aliens: Colonial Marines. It’s an official, canonical part of the series.  We talk to Senior Producer, Brian Burleson …

E3: Talking To Richard Iggo About Telltale Games’ Walking Dead Episode 2 And How Your Decisions Affect It

Nerdy Show reports from E3 for Bleeding Cool. The Nerdy Show crew had a chance to check out the first 20 minutes of the new episode of Telltale Games’ Walking Dead Episode 2. Now we interview Richard Iggo about how …

E3: Talking To Doug Panter About Young Justice: Legacy About How The New Game Bridges The Seasons

Nerdy Show reports from E3 for Bleeding Cool. Little Orbit’s forthcoming Young Justice: Legacy bridges the five year gap between season 1 and 2. It’s written by show creators, Greg Weisman and Brandon Vietti and promises to be an integral …

E3: Talking To Jessica Crockett Of The Avengers: Battle For Earth Kinect Hands-On

Nerdy Show reports from E3 for Bleeding Cool. Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Assemble for a new fighting game experience on the Kinect and WiiU. Watch Cap and Matt pose like Wolverine, Hulk, Thor, and Magneto and smash each other into a …