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Transformers: Age of Extinction Gets a Free-to-Play Mobile Game

14 May 2014 - 02:00 PM | Nightingale in Android iPhone / iPod iPad News

Anyone out there excited about the latest movie in the Transformers movie franchise, Transformers: Age of Extinction? If you are, and you have a mobile device, you are in luck! DeNA, the developer behind last year's card-based, not-so-awesome game Transformers Legends, is developing a mobile game for both iOS and Android that will tie-in with the movie. The Transformers: Age of Extin...

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Pokemon Art Academy Announced for North America

12 May 2014 - 03:00 PM | Nightingale in News Nintendo 3DS

It's been announced today that we will be getting Pokemon Art Academy for the Nintendo 3DS here in North America sometime this fall. Nintendo Everything got their hands on a press release straight from Nintendo themselves, detailing the next installment in the Art Academy franchise, saying: Quote"Grab your stylus and start your Pokémon-drawing journey in Pokémon Art Academy, launchin...

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Tomodachi Life Experiences Controversy, Nintendo Apologizes

12 May 2014 - 02:00 PM | Nightingale in Media News Nintendo 3DS

A lot of controversy has been swirling around Nintendo's latest excursion for the Nintendo 3DS, Tomodachi Life. Tomodachi Life is basically a life simulator where the player uses their Mii to play about in multiple life happenings, such as having friends, playing fun games, and even partaking in relationships - This area of the game in which the controversy stemmed. It was announced last...

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King Beats Out Rovio In The Realm of Mobile Games

06 May 2014 - 02:00 PM | Nightingale in Android iPhone / iPod iPad Media News

A while back I had posted about Rovio, the developer behind the popular mobile game franchise 'Angry Birds', having a financial decline as of late. Well the recent news should really come as no big surprise then. It's been said that the ever-so-popular and addicting mobile game 'Candy Crush' has beat out 'Angry Birds' as the champion of mobile gaming. We all know t...

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Nintendo Files Patent On A Handheld With Interchangeable Buttons

04 May 2014 - 03:00 PM | Nightingale in News Nintendo 3DS

It's been found by NeoGAF that Nintendo filed a new patent last year in October. The patent was for a new handheld that has what seems to be interchangeable buttons. According to the reference pictures on the patent, you can swap out the analog sick for a directional pad, or switch the buttons from four buttons to three. Based on the pictures given, it looks to be about the same build as...

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Rovio's Profits Slashed By Half

29 April 2014 - 08:00 PM | Nightingale in Media News

It's gotten to where Rovio has become some what of a household name ever since Angry Birds became a hit. Early on the company was doing great, with the popularity of their prized franchise growing more and more each day. Well now the company behind the famed title has had their profits go down by a considerable amount, by half of what it was before. Rovio's profits for 2013 went down...

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Theatrythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call Coming to North America

22 April 2014 - 11:00 PM | Nightingale in News Nintendo 3DS

A few days back, I had written about the new Theatrythm Final Fantasy game, Curtain Call. Back when I reported on all of the new songs we'd be getting in the game, it was said that the game was only releasing in Japan so far. It's been confirmed now that we will be getting Theatrythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call for the Nintendo 3DS here in the states sometime this year, no exact date has...

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CandySwipe Creator and Developer King Reach Agreement


We all remember a while back the huge fit that was thrown over Candy Crush's dev King when they attempted to trademark the word "Candy". Albert Ransom, the indie developer that created CandySwipe fought them tooth and nail on the acquisition. Albert even wrote an open letter detailing as to why King should not trademark the word "candy", as it would trouble his game CandySw...

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The Walking Dead Season 2 Comes to Vita Next Week

17 April 2014 - 10:00 PM | Nightingale in News Playstation Vita

According to the PlayStation blog, the second season of The Walking Dead game will be making its way to the PS Vita next week on April 22nd for North America and April 23rd for Europe. The first two episodes of season two, "All That Remains" and "A House Divided", can be downloaded through the PlayStation Store for $5.00 each. Now if you get the season pass, which $2...

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Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy Curtain Call Gets News Songs

16 April 2014 - 09:30 PM | Nightingale in News Nintendo 3DS

As a Final Fantasy fan, I quite enjoyed Theatrythm: Final Fantasy for the Nintendo 3DS. You choose between a decent selection of Final Fantasy characters to create a group of four to play as. You journey through the game, following the beats of famous Final Fantasy songs to battle and play. The next installment into the series is Theatrythm: Final Fantasy Curtain Call. This next installment has...

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Soul Sacrifice Delta Coming to NA in May

16 April 2014 - 12:00 AM | Nightingale in News Playstation Vita

It's been confirmed that both North America and Europe will be getting Soul Sacrifice Delta sometime this May. We reported on the game supposedly coming to the west awhile back, when it was still only a rumor. Soul Sacrifice Delta is not the only new game we'll be seeing make its way to the west for the PS Vita. Japan Studio will also be releasing Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines and Freedo...

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Some Core 3DS Games Get Permanent Price Cuts

14 April 2014 - 09:13 PM | Nightingale in News Nintendo 3DS

I don't know about you, but I absolutely love it when a game company does permanent discounts on some of its bigger titles. Nintendo is one such company known for doing some pretty decent discounts as the time goes by, after the games have been out for a fair amount of time. As of April 22nd, we will be seeing not one, not two, not three, but five core Nintendo 3DS titles go down in price b...

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