Sanity’s Other Side: 4Kids – A Case Study Failing Business Forever

Only on 4Kids TV!   If you were a pre-teen in the late 90s and early 2000s 4Kids Entertainment is probably a household name. If you had any contact with the anime boom during those decades you’ve probably been exposed to one of their dubs and the resulting “reputation” they …

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ArcGunner Interviews Nintendo @ NYTF 2014

I was able to get a surprise interview with Nintendo of America at New York Toy Fair 2014! Posts You Might LikeWii U GamePad Helps Almost Blind Girl Play Her First Video Game Who Won E3 2011? Tuesday Tunes Episode 4: Super Smash Bros. Tuesday Tunes Episode 12: EarthBound Top …

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Tuesday Tunes Episode 6: The Best Soundtracks on the Wii

While the Wii certainly wasn’t for everyone, those who stuck around and gave a little tolerance to the motion control mechanics may be among the few who actually got some significant gaming out of the system. There were some examples of great games on the Wii, despite its mainstream appeal …

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Point of Contention: Why 2D Games Are King

In the past few weeks, I’ve been revisiting quite a few old games with greater interest than usual. From complete playthroughs of Metal Slug X, Aladdin on SNES, and Halo: Combat Evolved, to some dabbling in EarthBound, for whatever reason I felt it necessary to revisit some classics that I missed …

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The Courtroom: 7 Nintendo Characters That Deserve Their Own Game

Nintendo has provided us with some incredible franchises over the years. However, some detractors criticize Nintendo’s milking of certain franchise characters. It’s no secret that Nintendo thrives on their AAA titles, and that many game companies do not take the risk of creating a new franchise. What can be done …

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