A surprising console has made its way onto the list of top-selling consoles: the NES Classic Edition. According to the NPD Group’s January 2017 report (via GamesBeat), the NES Classic Edition is officially selling better than the Wii U. It makes sense, since the NES Classic released to a wave of nostalgia and the Wii U is on its last legs. Still, it’s unusual for a $60 remake of an 8-bit more
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Recently, Xbox head Phil Spencer posted a new update on Xbox Wire laying out the company’s strategy for the upcoming year. Spencer talked about their plans for 2017 saying: 2017 is shaping up to be one of the most exciting years ever for Xbox gamers. We are preparing to launch the most powerful console ever made this holiday – Project Scorpio – along with a diverse lineup of games. In more
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We’ve heard countless times that Microsoft is committed to PC gaming. And while the team has indeed made some efforts to win back PC gamers, it has also made some really stupid mistakes (UWP and Win10 Store exclusives anyone?). In his latest interview with Major Nelson, Xbox’s Phil Spencer stated that Microsoft will release some exclusives games to the PC in the future. As Phil Spencer more
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Featuring Action Deals, the February 2017 PlayStation Store Flash Sale is live in North America, letting you save on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and PlayStation Vita games, including Grand Theft Auto V, The Elder Scrolls Online, Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin, Retro City Rampage DX, Super Time Force Ultra, and much more. Running until Monday, February 20 at 8am PT/11am ET, here’s more
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A few years ago it, it was mind blowing to see someone take a video game console and stuff it into a custom built laptop. While the wonder and amazement isn't quite the same as it was back then, it's still fairly intriguing to see someone muster up the courage to tinker and provide the community with a Frankenstein-like creation. If the above gaming console looks familiar, it's because we've more
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Ghost Recon: Wildlands is almost here- but first, there will be a beta test for the game next week on consoles and PC. Ahead of that, Ubisoft has reported the specs that will be needed to run the game on PC (via WCCFTech)- it sounds like you’ll need a fairly decked up rig for this one. While not as intimidatingly high end as some other games on the market, you still need at least a competent more
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Ever since Pokémon Go first hit our smart phones last year, lovers of the franchise have been eager to see the second generation of Pokémon to be introduced into the game. Today, developer Niantic finally put gamers minds at ease with the introduction of 80 of the 100 Pokémon first encountered in Pokémon Gold, Silver, and Crystal. This update will allow players to evolve older Pokémon more
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Last month, Microsoft announced details of its latest Games with Gold for February 2017. Today, the second wave of this month's free games for Xbox Live Gold members has been released. Members can now get both Project Cars Digital Edition for Xbox One and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed for Xbox 360 (also compatible with Xbox One). As a reminder, you can still get Lovers in a Dangerous more
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Want to catch a glimpse at Nintendo Switch’s UI? Thanks to a helpful user, that is possible. Earlier today VidMe user hiphoptherobot apparently received an early retail version of the Nintendo Switch, which is scheduled to launch on March 3 2017. In order to let everyone see what the console’s UI and operating system features look like, he posted a video including set up, and more
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PlayStation has announced when “everyone’s favorite marsupial” will jump into the current generation. Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy will be available on June 30th, 2017. The game will include remastered versions of Crash Bandicoot, Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back, and Crash Bandicoot: Warped, all bundled together in a complete Crash package. The gameplay experience for each more
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