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PN Review: 3D Altered Beast

January 13, 2014 |

Altered Beast is mythological side scrolling brawler that found some success in the late 80’s.  Arriving first in the arcades, it was later ported to a number of home consoles, with the Genesis version proving particularly noteworthy.  That’s what this … Read More

PN Review: Super Hang-On 3D (eShop)

January 12, 2014 | 1

Super Hang-On 3D brings the classic arcade racing experience to the Nintendo 3DS. For those of you not familiar with the original Super Hang-On, it’s a motorcycle racing game released by SEGA in 1987 that has you speeding around curves … Read More

PN Review: Cubit The Hardcore Platformer Robot

January 7, 2014 | 2

Cubit The Hardcore Platformer Robot is a game that definitely lives up to its name – even “hardcore” gamers better brace themselves if they plan on progressing very far through it.  I grew up playing tough platformers from the NES … Read More

PN Review: Robot Rescue 3D

January 5, 2014 |

Released this past summer, Robot Rescue 3D recently came into my possession when bundled with a newer Teyon game code.  It’s a strategic puzzle game that will be familiar to those who played the previous entries on DSiWare – in … Read More

PN Review: Shinobi 3 Return of the Ninja Master (3DS)

January 2, 2014 |

Have you ever took a black t-shirt, turned it into a ninja mask and ran around the room making ninja noises? Yeah I just got done doing that too. Well sadly I’m only a ninja in the make believe world … Read More

PN Review: Super Punch-Out!! (Wii U Virtual Console)

January 1, 2014 |

Super Punch-Out arrives on the Wii U Virtual Console!  Playing as an unnamed boxer you’ll fight your way up the ranks against a variety of colorful characters.  Several of the faces are recognizable favorites from the Arcade and NES entries … Read More

PN Review – 3D Galaxy Force II

December 30, 2013 |

I regret that I never experienced SEGA’s Galaxy Force in the arcades (I don’t regret missing most of the home ports which, unsurprisingly, are said to be weak).  But even without the benefit of nostalgia, 3D Galaxy Force II won … Read More

PN Review: Banana Bliss: Jungle Puzzles

December 29, 2013 | 1

This new puzzle platformer has you playing as a love struck monkey named Morris, on a quest to collect scattered hearts for his girlfriend Molly.  You’ll also be looking for hidden bananas in each single screen stage, while avoiding a … Read More

PN Review – 3D Space Harrier

December 28, 2013 | 2

Who hasn’t heard of Space Harrier?  It’s a popular SEGA arcade classic that (like most of Yu Suzuki’s many hits) seems to defy time.  Part of that stems from how cutting edge it was upon release – it still amazes … Read More

Nintendo updates on eShop outage – more maintenance today

December 27, 2013 | 1

For most people eShop access has been hit and miss over the past 12-hours, or more. Last night Nintendo announced a delay for Pokemon Bank in North America and Europe.

Today Nintendo has announced they will be taking the Nintendo eShop … Read More

Nintendo Download – December 26th, 2013

December 26, 2013 | 1

According to the press release below, Pokemon Bank is still set for a North America release tomorrow. With the recent network issues, and Pokemon Bank being pulled in Japan, it is hard to be confident that Pokemon Bank will make … Read More

PR: Journey Into The World Of Knytt Underground On Wii U This Week!

December 20, 2013 |

An underground adventure awaits U…

17th December 2013: Indie legend Nifflas & publisher Ripstone are delighted that the critically acclaimed Knytt Underground will be available for fans to buy from the Nintendo eShop for Wii U this week, on 19th December.

Knytt Underground is the brainchild … Read More

PN Review: 3D Streets of Rage (eShop)

December 20, 2013 |

This week we received the final two SEGA 3D Classics released on the Nintendo 3DS eShop, and they certainly saved the best for last. Rounding off the list of SEGA’s impressive retro back catalogue is Streets of Rage, the bare … Read More

New 3DS System Update Provides ‘Improved system stability and usability’

December 20, 2013 |

Nintendo released another system update according to their 3DS support page.  This new system update comes shortly after the update that provided NNID integration and Miiverse on the 3DS.

The ‘Version 7.1.0-14U’ update is described as follows and while it … Read More

Nintendo Download – December 19, 2013

December 19, 2013 | 1

It’s the last Nintendo Download before Christmas next week, but I think it’s the calm before the storm (hopefully).  We’ve been promised Super Mario Bros. 3 before the end of the year and there’s just a couple more weeks for … Read More