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Mario Party 10 Review

Mario is indeed one of the most important characters in the Nintendo world, and there’s no wonder more and more games are appearing, all of which feature this amazing character. Mario Party 10 is a new iteration in a long-running series of games where up to four players need to compete with each other. The[…]


Nintendo & Activision Pair Up amiibo with Skylanders

Nintendo and Activision Pair Up to Bring amiibo to Skylanders Mere days ago, Nintendo and Activision announced that they are partnering to release two beloved Nintendo characters, Donkey Kong and Bowser, as part of the newest installment from Skylanders – Skylanders Superchargers.  Stating that these two figures will be capable of use as Skylanders and Amiibos, […]


Splatoon Review –

We have seen numerous companies showcase their take on the third person shooter genre, but none seems to be so appealing and refreshing like Splatoon does.  This game manages to bring in a lot more fun and excitement in a package that is fun to explore and play. There isn’t a story worth remembering here;[…]


Amiibo vs. Skylanders vs. Disney Infinity – How do the NFC toys compare?

Toy story After months and months of teases, amiibo figures are finally in our hot little hands. The first dozen are all based on the cast of Super Smash Bros. for Wii U/3DS, which makes for an eclectic group of Nintendo mascots in toy form. You can read all about how the toys use NFC to communicate[…]

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Skylanders and Disney Infinity: How video game toys came to life

How did the genre become so lucrative in the children’s entertainment market? Toys coming to life is not a new concept; we all know the story of Pinocchio’s struggle to become a real boy, or ahem, Chucky, the most terrifying doll in the world. But no franchise capitalised on the idea more so than Toy Story,[…]