Developer and publisher EA has taken the accolade of number one physical publisher in the United Kingdom during 2012. The firm has a number of successful products including FIFA 13, Mass Effect 3, and Need for Speed: Most Wanted. Here's the publisher rankings based on data from GfK Chart-Track. EA Activision Ubisoft Nintendo Microsoft Sega Warner Bros … Continue reading EA Was The Number One Publisher In The UK During 2012
Out of all the great games that were released in 2012, including Kid Icarus: Uprising, Pokemon Black 2 and White 2, Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance, Pokemon Conquest, Crashmo, New Super Mario Bros. U, Nintendo Land, Scribblenauts Unlimited and Little Inferno, one special title is my personal favorite. My game of the year 2012 is … Continue reading Game Of The Year 2012
The Wii U was released on November 18th, 2012, in North America, and, obviously, there weren't many video games released this year for the new console, compared to the existing PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Based on Metacritic, with a Metascore of an 87 out of 100, the best reviewed Wii U game of 2012 … Continue reading The Best-Reviewed Wii U Game Of 2012 Is A Port
24/7 Wall St., a Delaware corporation that runs a financial news and opinion operation with content delivered over the internet, declares that Sony's latest handheld game console, the PlayStation Vita, which released globally this year, is one of the worst product flops of 2012. The company says, that while its initial sales were promising, the … Continue reading 24/7 Wall St. Ranks PlayStation Vita As One Of “The Worst Product Flops of 2012”
It's that time of year when publishers and developers thank the fans for another great year and a Happy Holiday. Esteemed development studio Retro Studios is no exception as they've published a festive eCard to wish every one of you a Happy Holiday season. You can check out the animated eCard right here.
IGN has awarded New Super Mario Bros U the esteemed accolade of platformer of the year. Mario's latest adventure was put up against Fez, Rayman Jungle Run, Sound Shapes, and Spelunky. IGN praised New Super Mario Bros U saying that it contains brutally twisted bite-sized challenge stages and some of the most insanely creative level design … Continue reading IGN Awards New Super Mario Bros U Platformer Of The Year
The incredibly popular Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 has snatched four positions in Youtube's top trailers of 2012. The live action trailer for the game which is titled "Surprise" managed to be the most watched entertainment trailer of the year, with 35,152,507 views —overtaking the official movie trailers for both Skyfall and The Dark Knight Rises. You can view … Continue reading Black Ops 2 Takes Youtube’s Top Entertainment 2012 Trailers By Storm
The fantastic Wii-exclusive from developer Monolith Soft, Xenoblade Chronicles, is IGN's choice for best Wii U/Wii game of 2012. The action role-playing game released 2010 in Japan, 2011 in Europe, and 2012 in North America. Other nominees for IGN's best Nintendo home console game of 2012 include Nintendo Land, New Super Mario Bros. U, Call … Continue reading IGN’s Best Nintendo Home Console Game Of 2012 Is A Wii Game
Time Magazine has published its favourite games of the year, and there's two exclusive Nintendo RPG's featured on the list. The stunning Xenoblade Chronicles was awarded the second best game of 2012 by the publication. Mistwalker's well-received The Last Story claimed the seventh position. Here's the top ten as decided by Time Magazine staff. Guild … Continue reading Xenoblade Is Time Magazine’s Second Best Game Of 2012
The first issue of Nintendo Power released 1988, and its final issue launches this December. Both their covers share many resemblances and feature Nintendo's No. 1, cheerful mascot, Super Mario.