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 »
After a month long hiatus, Go Robo Now will resume covering the weekly Nintendo e-shop releases and ...
Lightning Returns may not be for everyone, but even for those who want to stick around it can be qui...
It’s been 4 years since the release of Final Fantasy XIII. Final Fantasy XIII received much cr...
Last President’s Day, we posted a special Holiday edition of our Comic Pulse series highlight...
"Suicide Love" is a sketch about two people who jump off a roof and the only thing keeping them aflo...
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 »
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 »
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 »
"Suicide Love" is a sketch about two people who jump off a roof and the only thing keeping them afloat is their unexpected love for each other. Read More »
Better late than never. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past finally arrives on the Wii U today. People who have played the recently released A Link Between Worlds can now play it’s direct ancestor. On the 3DS the original Mario Bros. is now available. Unlike most Mario games, you can’t defeat enemies by stomping on them. Below ... Read More »
Atlus has just released a new trailer for Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars. I have heard a little buzz a few weeks ago, but didn’t pay it much mind until after I viewed this trailer. Conception II seems to be pretty similar to Persona 3 and 4, which is more than enough to warrant a purchase from me. ... Read More »
NES games have been gradually hitting the e-shop lately. Tecmo’s Mighty Bomb Jack is available on the Wii U. It’s not exactly a classic that would appeal to everyone, so you may wanna skip out on Mighty Bomb Jack. On the 3DS Konami’s NES version of Life Force is now available. Life Force, or Salamander as it is referred to ... Read More »
Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest is now available on both the 3DS and Wii U Virtual Console. This game is significantly different from it’s predecessor, similar to how Zelda II and Super Mario Bros. 2 (USA) differed from the first and third games in their respective series. Castlevania II is notorious for being brutally difficult, with little to no clues on ... Read More »
Last night, I had the opportunity to attend an indie gaming event at the Microsoft offices near Rockefeller Center. For just $15 dollars via eventbrite.com, attendees could sample a variety of games by indie developers. Security for the building was pretty tight, but the line to enter moved pretty quickly. Upon entering the room, we saw a variety of games ... Read More »
The NES version of Konami’s Gradius is now available on the Wii U. For me the Gradius series highlights a step the evolution of spaceship shooters from titles like Defender. Gradius features a variety of power-ups earned can earned including speed boosts, lasers and missiles. Players can decide to either immediately activate weaker power-ups or store them to activate advanced ... Read More »
Mega Man X2 is now available on the Wii U Virtual Console. For many people, this was the best Mega Man X game with it’s many upgrades and secrets. Diligent players may be able to acquire the hidden Shoryuken move pictured above. On the 3DS, the Bravely Default demo is finally available. Bravely Default was originally release in Japan in ... Read More »