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Former Nintendo Attorney John Kirby Passes Away

This week, we learned that former Nintendo attorney John Kirby passed away at age 79 on October 2nd, 2019, according to the New York Times. Normally when regular staffers from gaming companies pass away, there isn’t a ton of fanfare in the public eye. But this case is different as the man had two significant […]

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BC Toy Spotting: Marvel Legends, Funko, WWE, Hot Wheels, and More!

Welcome to the latest edition of BC Toy Spotting! We are in and out of stores pretty much every day, and we figure (ha!) why not show all of our fellow collectors what we are coming across on pegs and shelves. As collectors, we know that staying on top of what is in stores can […]

We Get Into Nintendo Puppetry With ThinkGeek at PAX East 2019

We Get Into Nintendo Puppetry With ThinkGeek at PAX East 2019

During our time at PAX East this year, we decided to pay a visit to the ThinkGeek booth to see what new awesome items they had on the digital shelves. The company had some amazing collectibles that were basically going like hotcakes, including some highly detailed Fallout figures such as the Working Girl and a […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Crashes Twitch Stream, Shares Fondness for Nintendo 64

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez continues to embrace her youthful vigor in the political spectrum. Not only does she dance, she is also a proud gamer. After Hollywood conglomerate Aaron Sorkin told freshmen-elected Democrats to “stop acting like young people,” the Democrat US Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district spurned the advice and shared her geek cred with […]

Ubisoft Unveils a New Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Donkey Kong DLC Trailer

Ubisoft took a moment during their E3 press conference to show off a new trailer for the Donkey Kong DLC for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle. Donkey Kong Adventure received a full musical treatment during the event. It was really awesome to check out live, but here we have the full trailer and the description of […]

Donkey Kong Will Be Coming to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle in June

Some cool news from Ubisoft today as they finally revealed when Donkey Kong would be joining Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. The next DLC called Donkey Kong Adventure will be hitting the Nintendo Switch in June. The company didn’t put an official date on it, but they did release a new trailer for it today along with […]

New Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Trailers Feature Dixie and Diddy Kong

As Nintendo continues to ramp up toward the Nintendo Switch release of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, we now have another set of character trailers showing off two familiar faces in Diddy Kong and Dixie Kong. Fans should already be well acquainted with both characters, as Diddy has basically been a staple of the series clear back […]

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Taken Off Wii U’s Digital Store

In case you’ve been holding onto a copy of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze on your Wii U, you’re probably the last people who will be able to own it on that console. Today, in preparation for the game to be released on the Nintendo Switch, it appears Nintendo have deleted the game from the Wii […]

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Bloomingdale’s Is Getting a Nintendo “Let’s Play” Spring Fashion Line

Fandom is taking more of a hold in fashion, and Bloomingdale’s is the next source of a Nintendo-themed spring line of items.  The collection is titled “Let’s Play” and features recognizable characters and items from some classic Nintendo SNES titles like Super Mario Bros., Mario Kart, Donkey Kong, and more. The spring collection will apparently […]

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King of Kong Might Be Stripped of His Title, Despite Not Being the Current Champ

Billy Mitchell may not be the current reigning champion of Donkey Kong, but he’s still in danger of losing his high score. Mitchell’s 2010 high score for Donkey Kong has been called into question on a Twin Galaxies dispute forum by Jeremy Young, the moderator of Donkey Kong Forum (DKF). Young has presented a wealth of evidence to show that […]

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Is Coming To Nintendo Switch

The underappreciated Wii U gem, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is set to come to Nintendo Switch. When Tropical Freeze came out, it was hurt by a quiet release. A new adventure with the big man himself should have been a huge release, but it seemingly passed by with out much hoopla, despite by all accounts, being […]

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Donkey Kong is Making His Way to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle in New DLC

Nintendo’s favorite gorilla Donkey Kong is making his way to Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. In the main game, there were several direct references to Donkey Kong, the most memorable being a big Donkey Kong Rabbid boss. However, while he was obviously part of the mash-up universe in some capacity, he was noticeably missing from the game’s […]

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We May Be Getting A New Donkey Kong Game For The Switch

Following up from the news over the weekend that we’ll be seeing new IPs from Nintendo over 2018, Reggie Fils-Aime dropped his own little bombshell as he hinted at the idea that we may be getting a new Donkey Kong game for the Nintendo Switch. In an interview with Time, Reggie was talking about Super Mario […]

What’s In The Box?!: Geek Fuel – July 2017

We’re nearing the end of the month, which means we’re going to start seeing all of our new subscription boxes for July make their way to us. The first one to pop up int he mail for me this past week was the latest from Geek Fuel! This month’s box felt a little lighter than […]

Social Justice, Cosplay, Brief Encounters And Gaming At C2E2 – Plus Photogallery

By Peter G What’s poppin’, people?  It’s Peter G, your favorite Polish manga-ka, and field marshal for the Chicago division of the Bleeding Cool Stud Squad.  I have returned from another run through the trenches of C2E2 in Chicago, Illinois.  Wondering what you might have missed?  Read on, true believer…. HEY HEY WHAT CAN I […]