Tag Archives: Nintendo

New ARMS Character: Helix joins the Fight

Share This: Nintendo just released a brand new fighter for their upcoming game ARMS. Helix is a creation of ARMS Laboratories. Helix stretches out when he jumps, and shrinks down when he dashes. This makes him extremely flexible in battle. This green blob can be seen in their trailer from Nintendo below and join the fight when ARMS launches on June 16th exclusively on the Nintendo Switch. He is sure… Read Article →

The Legend of Zelda Title Themes: Greatest Hits

Share This: Here at Gamerations we love our music and we especially love our Legend of Zelda music. So in honor of the franchise we made a video dedicated to the heart tugging title themes that have been presented to us over the past 30 years. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of The Wild (Nintendo Switch) Mini Review: After playing 11 hours of The Legend of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild,… Read Article →

Super Mario Run…For The Hills

Share This: Nintendo has released it’s next effort into mobile gaming with Super Mario Run and this gamer is not too thrilled with the result. It’s certainly a step forward for Nintendo to make an attempt at dominating the mobile market by release games such as Super Mario Run and Pokemon Go. The problem is that these games are praying on nostalgia driven fans, who will throw money at anything… Read Article →

First Impressions: Is Pokémon Sun the Right Step for the Series?

Share This: As a kid, I would wake up each morning and watch Pokémon on Kids’ WB before heading off to school. Pokémon was my favorite show, my favorite game, my favorite conversation topic, my favorite everything. What was known as “Pokémania” had taken over the world and at the time, Pokemon seemed like a fad that people would soon grow out of. Fast forward to 2016, the 20th anniversary… Read Article →

Vice’s New Gaming Channel Waypoint and the 72 Hour Twitch Stream

Share This: Happy Halloween Everyone! VICE’s new gaming channel Waypoint kicked was kicked off with a 72 hour stream. They played 72 games in 72 hours ranging from Gears of War 4 to Goldeneye on the N64. Waypoint even got in some table top games too. Myself, and Gamerations members Jesse and Dan were lucky enough be apart of the stream. We were apart of the Goldeneye hour, which was… Read Article →

Breaking Down Trailer Breakdowns

Share This: In film production, everything that appears onscreen is referred to as mise-en-scène. This includes the lighting of a scene, the composition of the shot, and the character’s appearance. Essentially, everything the viewer sees has been meticulously thought out by the production crew. Nothing is there by accident. So, when it comes time for a new game or console announcement, or both like just this past week, the community… Read Article →

Lets Play Live is the Pro Wrestling of eSports

Share This: Stand up. Rapping. Improv. Wrestling. Animation. Sketch comedy. All at one event. Oh yeah, and some video games too. Lets Play Live in a nutshell. This past Saturday, New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom was home to Rooster Teeth’s finest gamers, putting on an energetic and unique live experience. Headlining the event were Achievement Hunter, Funhaus and Cow Chop. All of them playing games that fans know as staples of… Read Article →

Will GameStop be the Next Blockbuster?

Share This: As a kid, I loved going to Blockbuster. Wandering the aisles looking for a new movie or game to rent and enjoy over the weekend. Blockbuster was responsible for some of my earliest gaming memories, back in the day of Nintendo 64 and GameBoy Color. It also provided a much cheaper alternative to buying games from Best Boy or Toys R Us. But, due to the rising popularity… Read Article →

Our Top 5 Pokemon Games

Share This: With the recent announcement of Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon this past Friday, and the 20th anniversary celebration we here at Gamerations decided to revisit our favorite games of the franchise. 5. Pokemon Ruby Pokemon Ruby came out in 2002 and was the first Pokemon game for the Gameboy Advance. While it has recently been remastered for the 3DS and took on the name Omega Ruby there is… Read Article →

Are You Pumped For Legend Of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD?

Share This: Normally I’m not a proponent of buying games you’ve already played on other systems. It’s usually wasteful and there’s no good reason to buy a game you have on that old gen. No the exception of course is Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess. That’s right! Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is returning with an HD remake and we are pumped! The Zelda franchise has always been a favorite… Read Article →