Legendarily boring ‘Desert Bus’ is playable in VR

Back in the late 90s, comedic magicians Penn Jillette and Teller made a mini-game collection for Sega CD that was never released and quietly forgotten. Unfortunately for anyone with taste, one of those was the intentionally awful Desert Bus, which Internet sketch group LoadingReadyRun unearthed during a charity stream in 2007. They turned it into their annual program Desert Bus …

Prepare yourself for ‘Super Mario’ Cereal

It seems even the Mushroom Kingdom eats cereal like the rest of us. Following the release of Super Mario Odyssey, breakfast blog Cerealousy has uncovered a new breakfast treat with Mario and Cappy on the box. Inside, you’ll find star-shaped oats and marshmallow pieces in the shape of Super Mushrooms, 1-Up Mushrooms and ? Boxes. Via: IGN Source: Cerealously Author:  …

Final Fantasy XV: Character Swapping Coming

The December update for Final Fantasy XV will include character swapping, and Episode Ardyn is coming next year. According to the latest Active Time Report, via WCCFTECH, players will be able to switch between Noctis, Gladio, Ignis, and Prompto in battle, and each of them will control as they do in their respective DLC packs. Next year will also feature the release …

Stardew Valley on Switch Gets Major Patch Update

The popular indie farm RPG Stardew Valley has just released an update for the Nintendo Switch version which comes with a plethora of bug fixes. The official patch notes contain a list of all the fixes found in the update but most notably are improvements to save times, crashing, audio glitches, and rumble during handheld mode as well as support …

Marvel’s EiC Wrote Comics Under a Japanese Pen Name

Marvel Comics promoted CB Cebulski to Editor-in-Chief, but not without controversy. With news of his promotion, it has come out that from 2004-2005 he wrote comics for Marvel under the pen name Akira Yoshida. Given that Cebulski is white and was writing manga-style stories under a Japanese name, this has drawn ire from the comics community. A statement from Cebulski …

The 8 Most Frustrating Moons In Super Mario Odyssey

< p dir=”ltr”>Throughout your quest to collect the nine hundred and ninety nine Power Moons hidden across the vibrant and delightful worlds in Nintendo’s brilliant new platforming game Super Mario Odyssey, your adventure will make you laugh, cheer, and fill you with joy. Super Mario is back and he’s better than ever. But like any video game, if you truly …

The Roman Scroll of Chameleons

Improvement has always been a tenable object that many have striven for over the course of history. These improvements come either in the form of efficiency or qualitative thought, but rarely together. Oh wait, that was my lecture from a class I just taught. Anyways, speedruns are meant to be improved on and ‘AntonioPeremin’ decided that he did not conquer …

Best Buy will have Nintendo’s SNES Classic in stores Saturday

If you still don’t own an SNES Classic Edition, you’ll have a chance to get one tomorrow, November 25th. Best Buy has announced that it will sell Nintendo’s mini, retro console in stores across the US starting at 9AM local time. Not surprisingly, you’ll have to be at the door early since stock will be limited. There’s going to be …

Sonic Forces Gets ‘Sanic T-shirt’ as Free Download

Sonic Forces is paying tribute to the much loved Sanic meme via an in-game t-shirt. According to the official Sonic the Hedgehog Twitter account, the t-shirt (pictured below), is available now and is free to download. The t-shirt is wearable by any custom created character in Sonic Forces. Sanic T-shirt, image via Twitter. Continue reading… Author:  Source: IGN.com

Latest ‘Pokémon’ games include an ode to Nintendo’s late president

Developers are still eager to show their gratitude to Nintendo’s late Satoru Iwata. Gamers have learned that Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon include a clear, heartfelt tribute to the company’s long-serving president. It requires that you have a creature carried over from Pokémon Silver (thankfully available in the eShop) and a trek to the Game Freak building in Heahea …

The Pokemon Franchise Has Shipped Over 300 Million Games

The Pokemon Company has revealed to Famitsu (note: this page is in Japanese) that Pokemon games have accumulated lifetime sales of over 300 million copies. This total incorporates 76 titles over the series’ 21-year history. As well as the main series of core games, the figure also includes ancillary titles like the PokePark series or Pokemon Conquest, factoring in both physical and …