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15 Minutes of [GAME] #9 – Sega Rally Online Arcade  

15 Minutes of [GAME] #9 – Sega Rally Online Arcade

When Sega formed a new racing team to bring their catalog of arcade racing legends out of mothballs, Sega Rally 3 made a great first impression. Sega Rally Revo, not so much. The latter was so poorly-received that the new studio was unceremoniously shipped off to Codemasters, who put them to work on the Grid […]

15 Minutes of [GAME] #8 – Mega Man 9  

15 Minutes of [GAME] #8 – Mega Man 9

Before Keiji Inafune and Capcom went their seperate ways with about the same degree of turbulence as the Dave Mustaine/Metallica split, they brought forth a renaissance in the Mega Man franchise. We reminisce on better times with 15 Minutes of Mega Man 9.

“Rodea The Sky Soldier” Hands-On

“Rodea The Sky Soldier” Hands-On

One of the pleasant surprises to show up at NIS America’s press event in San Francisco a couple weeks ago was their announcement that they’d be localizing Rodea the Sky Soldier, and that it would be coming out on both the Wii U and 3DS this fall. We got our hands on the 3DS version, […]

Day 0 Update #8 – 2/22/2015  

Day 0 Update #8 – 2/22/2015

In this week’s episode: Patrick, Brandon and myself are joined by an old friend. Theresa Samons was once part of the old GameAddicts team, and we’re glad to have her back! Too bad we have so much depressing news to talk about.

15 Minutes of [GAME] #8 – Shinobi  

15 Minutes of [GAME] #8 – Shinobi

The character action genre is largely considered to be the genre form of Capcom’s Devil May Cry. During the genre’s formative years, however, Sega’s Overworks studio had a different idea of how it should work. Check out Shinobi’s 15 Minutes of [GAME], then decide for yourself if they were onto something.

“Brandish: The Dark Revenant” Review  

“Brandish: The Dark Revenant” Review

Nihon Falcom’s profile has skyrocketed on this side of the Pacific in recent years, with the Ys series in full resurgence and the Trails in the Sky brand finally making The Legend of Heroes a household name. Meanwhile, Brandish is a name some may only be vaguely aware of today from its relatively low-profile Super […]

“New Nintendo 3DS XL” Review

“New Nintendo 3DS XL” Review

Nintendo has done an admirable job at keeping its handheld systems relevant. When the Nintendo 3DS was launched in 2011, it wasn’t exactly met with critical appraise or strong sales. However, Nintendo stayed the course. The company pushed out game after the game, and struck even more momentum upon the release of the bigger 3DS XL. Now, […]

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