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Nintendo e-shop releases and specials April 10th & April 17th

Super Mario 3

We took a little break from posting last week, but today we are back with a full list of e-shop releases from this week and last week. One major highlight is the release of Super Mario Bros. 3 on both the 3DS and Wii U, which certainly does not need an introduction. Another gaming worth noting is the GBA RPG ... Read More »

Nintendo e-shop releases and specials April 3rd, 2014

Metroid Energy Tank

April greets Wii U owners with a few Gameboy Advance classics on the e-shop. The first three GBA titles available for the Wii U are all worth playing and need very little introduction. Mario and Luigi: Superstar Saga is an excellent RPG that is still worth playing today and is more of a spiritual successor to the original Super Mario ... Read More »

Nintendo e-shop releases and specials March 27th, 2014

Dr Mario

Nintendo concludes it’s March releases with the NES classic Dr. Mario on the Wii U. Dr. Mario is a highly enjoyable puzzle game. Fans of this game may also want to check out Dr. Luigi which was released in December of 2013.Owners of Sonic Lost World on the Wii U can now download a free Legend of Zelda themed zone. ... Read More »

Demo Review: Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars

Conception 2 Featured

Back in January, Atlus released a trailer for Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars that was very promising and has been kept under our radar. Today the demo for Conception II giving us a chance to experience some of the basics a few weeks before the full release. The demo largely plays like a tutorial, giving players a basic ... Read More »

Nintendo e-shop releases and specials March 20th, 2014

Pokemon Trozei

Pokemon and fans of Bejeweled-inspired puzzle games can now download Pokemon Battle Trozei on the 3DS . The original Pokemon Trozei was released on the DS seven years ago and was well received. Pokemon Battle Trozei has an updated Pokedex and features Streetpass functionality. On the Wii U the lackluster NES game Volleyball is the only Virtual Console release for ... Read More »

Sailor Moon Crystal Revealed

Sailor Moon Crystal

On July 6th, 2012 a new Sailor Moon anime was announced in Japan. After waiting nearly two years, and being distracted by new merchandise and a musical, the first piece of art has finally been revealed. The title and image was discovered and leaked by fans after a countdown appeared on the official Sailor Moon site. The title of the ... Read More »

Nintendo e-shop releases and specials March 13th, 2014.

Mario Lost Levels

Super Mario Bros. : The Lost Levels is now available on the Wii U e-shop channel. Originally released in Japan as Super Mario Bros. 2, westerners didn’t have a chance to play this game until it was released as part of Super Mario All-Stars on the SNES. The Wii U version is based on the original Famicom release from Japan. ... Read More »

Video Game Review: South Park: The Stick of Truth

South Park Game

Games based of licensed movies or TV series are often known for being mediocre, with some exceptions from time to time. While South Park: Stick of Truth is not the first South Park video game, the first South Park game was a snowball tossing first person shooter on the N64, but it is the first South Park RPG. After a ... Read More »

Nintendo e-shop releases and specials March 6th, 2014

Adventure Island II

After a month long hiatus, Go Robo Now will resume covering the weekly Nintendo e-shop releases and specials. The highlight of this week is Adventure Island II on the 3DS e-shop. The Adventure Island series is pretty fun in general, and the second game is an evolution of the first game that retains the core elements of the original. This ... Read More »

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Basic Survival Guide

LR Chocobo

Lightning Returns may not be for everyone, but even for those who want to stick around it can be quite challenging at times, especially when compared with the previous two games in the series. Below are some helpful hints. These hints do not spoil any aspects of the plot, but have some spoilers on mechanics found throughout the game and ... Read More »

Video Game Review: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

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It’s been 4 years since the release of Final Fantasy XIII. Final Fantasy XIII received much criticism for straying away from the traditional Final Fantasy formula. Two years later, Final Fantasy XIII-2 was released, bringing back side quests, cities and other aspects familiar to Final Fantasy fans, but still drew criticism for it’s bizarre story. XIII-2 also left us with ... Read More »

Broadcast-V: Superman Stars In “Mechanical Mayhem!”

Fleischer_Superman

Last President’s Day, we posted a special Holiday edition of our Comic Pulse series ¬†highlighting a Superman comic from the early 1990′s that had the Man of Steel take on the responsibility of becoming President of The United States.¬† This President’s Day, Superman is not running for office, but rather running for his life in “Mechanical Mayhem!”, an animated short ... Read More »