Xbox 360 Celebrates 10th Birthday

by Nathaniel Crossdaleon November 25, 2015
  The Xbox 360, Microsoft’s uber successful 7th generation console recently celebrated it’s 10th birthday over the weekend. The Cole was originally released via retail on November 22nd 2005. When the 360 first came out, it was an event marked as the start of HD gaming, something now commonplace in gaming today. The Xbox 360’s […]


The Most Anticipated Xbox One and PS4 Games of 2016

by Nathaniel Crossdaleon November 21, 2015
  With the 2015 year coming to a close and only a few big gems patiently waiting for their release dates as we draw nearer to the new year it feels like a right time to look at the most anticipated games for 2016. This was a great year for gaming and gamers overall who […]


SNES 25th

by AR-Cadeon November 21, 2015
The SNES, better known as the Super Famicom in Japan turns 25 years old today (11-21-15). This console was my very first video game console and it’s been a big part of my life ever since I played Super Mario World. I have a large wooden SNES controller headboard for my bed. But that’s a […]

A quick note about Video Games as Art

by Michael Fitzgeraldon November 18, 2015
They are. I could leave it at that really but I think Jesse would find it hard to justify posting so minuscule an “article” to the site, so I think I’ll elaborate a bit more. I’ll be honest and say that I’m officially sick of having to argue whether games are art. Most of the people […]


The Next Xbox One Update Coming February

by Nathaniel Crossdaleon November 17, 2015
Gamers would have just received the large update recently that brought backwards compatibility to the console but Microsoft seems to already be looking into the future of the console. Microsoft’s Mike Ybarra made some interesting comments in a podcast with Larry “Major Nelson” Herb. It was announced that the next big Xbox update was coming […]

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Jump To Gamer Retro Rag Review – Official UK PlayStation Magazine: Issue #39

by Michael Fitzgeraldon November 16, 2015
  Jump To Gamer is a way for me to get away from just looking solely at individual games and look more at wider themes and issues. Back before the true rise of the internet, a lot of people still got most of their news from actual paper publications. The amount of magazines devoted to […]


AR-Cade “Miitomo, Why it’s Awesome”

by AR-Cadeon November 6, 2015
Some may know that after the Corporate Management Policy Briefing / Semi-Annual Financial Results Briefing for Fiscal Year Ending March 2016 Oct. 29, 2015 Nintendo’s stock dropped slightly. This got many thinking every HARDCORE Gamer’s go-to phrase “Nintendo is doomed”. It didn’t take long for people to start sharing their opinions on how Nintendo’s stock drop will be […]


The Ins and Outs of Xbox One Backwards Compatibility

by Nathaniel Crossdaleon November 5, 2015
  With the highly anticipated Xbox One backwards compatibility feature release date just around the corner Microsoft has been releasing more and more bits of information about what features backwards compatibility will have. With Sony having a clear lead on Microsoft in the console sales race it’s clear that Microsoft is hoping that this console exclusive […]