Super Mario Party of One

The Mario Party series has developed kind of a bad reputation through the years. It's been known as the 'friendship ruiner' due to it's high stakes competition that tends to rely more on chance and far less on skill, causing arguments and pointing fingers among friends. "You stole my star!" "Why did you target ME …

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OMG THE NINTENDO DIRECT OMG

Moments like last night are when I wish I had a Twitch channel so I could have shared my glee with random weebs. Yesterday there was a new Nintendo Direct and it was FILLED with exciting news!! Most importantly... NEW ANIMAL CROSSING FOR SWITCH IS COMING NEXT YEAR! But I'll get back to that in …

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Game Review: Go Vacation!

It's Labor Day Weekend! Do you have any big vacation plans? I don't! Except of course, my private handheld getaway: Go Vacation for Nintendo Switch! This game is packed full of different activities and mini-games to play. Let's take a quick look at what the different resorts have to offer. Marine Resort https://twitter.com/gluxbox/status/1035906953321492481 I've never …

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Nintendo Fall Forecast

It's the first day of August! When I was a kid, that usually meant the start of the "Back to School" frenzy of commercials for new fall outfits and hunting for school supplies. Lately, in my adult life, the start of the fall season means LOTS OF NEW GAMES! Why do all the best games …

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Traveling the Octopaths!

Wow it's been a while since a game completely took over my life the way that Octopath Traveler (by Square Enix, available exclusively on Nintendo Switch) has done! Before the game's release, I wasn't even that crazy or hyped about it, merely interested from what I had seen in the demo. But now that I own …

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E3 2018: A Brief Recap

This year, my awesome friend Carney and I decided to take a trip to Los Angeles and attend E3 2018! I just got back and while I intend to write a blog about the ENTIRE trip, I wanted to do a quickie overview of E3 first. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gluxbox/albums/72157692301849430 Things that were great about E3: Game Demos. …

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Inside the Nintendo Labo

With birthdays come presents, and so on Friday when I (and thousands of others) received the Amazon Treasure Truck alert for Nintendo Labo pick-up in NYC and a friend suggested this be her gift to me... I decided to go pick one up! I've never purchased anything through Treasure Truck before, so I was interested …

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