Oxenfree sequel announced during Nintendo’s Indie World event

Night School Studio’s 2016 supernatural mystery game Oxenfree is getting a sequel: Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals. Nintendo announced the game during its Indie World showcase on Wednesday. Oxenfree 2 is set five years after the events of the original game, according to a news release. The game features a whole new group of characters, but […]

Monster Hunter Rise guide: How to create and set decorations

In Monster Hunter Rise, each piece of armor comes with different armor skills. These built-in abilities allow your character to perform actions better, gain resistance against elemental attacks, as well as other benefits. Most armor skills have different levels of effectiveness. By wearing multiple pieces of armor that have the same skill, you can increase […]

‘Perfect’ Super Mario Bros. speedrun beat after two years

Four minutes and 55 seconds: for two years, this was the fastest anyone could beat the original Super Mario Bros. for the NES. It’s such a precise world record that there’s been debate since 2018 over whether or not it could ever be toppled. Within the community, the mere idea of a 4:54 run became […]

E3 2021 announced as ‘reimagined, all-virtual’ event coming in June

E3 will return in 2021 as a “reimagined, all-virtual” event, organizers announced Tuesday. E3 2021 will take place June 12-15, and will feature content from Nintendo, Xbox, Capcom, Konami, Ubisoft, Take-Two Interactive, Warner Bros. Games, and Koch Media, the Entertainment Software Association (ESA) said in a news release. Game developers and publishers will showcase their […]

Rare Super Mario Bros. cartridge sells for $660K, highest price ever for a video game

A copy of Super Mario Bros. for NES just sold for $660,000 at auction, making it the highest-priced video game collectible ever. The previous record holder was the prototype Nintendo Play Station, which sold through Heritage Auctions in 2020 for $360,000. That outlandish price is more than four times the previous record holder for a […]

Totally Accurate Battle Simulator hits 1.0 with multiplayer and new maps

Totally Accurate Battle Simulator, the ragdoll-physics, set-’em-up-and-watch-’em-fight game from Landfall, makes a full version 1.0 launch today. Despite the game’s jovial nature and ironic title, the studio says this is not an April Fools’ Day announcement. TABS, which launched in Early Access almost five years ago, will get multiplayer and two new factions with the […]

The internet is sad about Animal Crossing’s sold-out Sanrio cards

If you logged in this morning thinking you were going to successfully order Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Sanrio amiibo cards, bless your optimistic lil’ heart. My sweet summer child, these cardboard rectangles sold out seemingly within seconds after Target set them live. The stark situation has left many a Hello Kitty aficionado upset (or at […]

Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town beginner’s guide, tips, and tricks

Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town is the latest farming simulator to be released and just like all the ones that came before it, it’s easy to get lost in the endless list of things to do. In Pioneers of Olive Town, you’re a farmer coming to work at your grandpa’s long-abandoned farm. There’s […]

Farts are coming to Animal Crossing

Nintendo will release a new update for Animal Crossing: New Horizons on March 18 that adds a ton of new features, including new Sanrio-themed items, an upgraded Custom Design app for your Nook Phone, and, most importantly, the option to prank your friends and villagers with whoopee cushions. Yes, farts are coming to Animal Crossing. […]