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PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 19

PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 19

You can't have a winner every week, and this week isn't looking too great on PSN. Arguably the largest release of the week, NBA 2K18, was actually released last Friday for the "special" preorder edition (but, actually, you could just buy it any time beginning...

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PSVG 100: Married to the Gabe

PSVG 100: Married to the Gabe

ITS PSVG's 100th show! To celebrate we've brought on a person so integral to the roots of PSVG, Gabe Patillo from Married to the Games! We discuss what 100 means to us, talk way too long about Pewdiepie's recent troubles as well as breaking down this...

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Nintendo eShop Update for September 14th, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for September 14th, 2017

I've waited a long time to post an eShop update with a picture like this one. That's right boys & girls, Metroid proper has returned to a Nintendo console and if review scores are to be believed, its a good one. Over on the switch there's a grab bag of games to...

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PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 12

PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 12

There are a lot of new games on PSN this week, though nothing that will tear this writer away from Destiny 2. This week includes the return of NBA Live, as well as the early release for NBA 2K18, JRPG Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana and Dishonored: Death of the Outsider....

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Nintendo eShop Update for September 7th, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for September 7th, 2017

This week's Nintendo eShop update features Monster Hunter on your 3DS, Rayman Legends on Nintendo Switch, and some neat indie's if you're looking to dabble in something new. Enjoy! Nintendo Switch Rayman Legends: Definitive Edition – ($40) Rayman, Globox and the...

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PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 5

PSN Picks for the Week of Sept. 5

The PlayStation releases this week are dominated by sequels to two games that launched to middling reviews in the first year of the PS4's life cycle. While Destiny has proven to have a long tail, Knack was largely forgettable to many. Now both games are back and...

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PSVG’s Top 25 Nintendo Switch Games

Here are the top 25 games available on the Nintendo Switch from Team PSVG. We argued, we debated, and in the end we hope this list provides a diverse look at the options available to you.   At the time of writing this, It's been 6 months since the...

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Glorious new Shovel Knight Amiibo are Glorious

Glorious new Shovel Knight Amiibo are Glorious

Nintendo announced three new Amiibo coming from the Shovel Knight franchise during their Nindies @ Night stream on Thursday night, and they are amazing. The new Amiibo are Plague Knight, Spectre Knight and King Knight, which are the three members of the Order of No...

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Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 31, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 31, 2017

Here's this week's Nintendo eShop update highlighted by Lego Worlds on Nintendo Switch.  Nintendo Switch LEGO Worlds – $30 The LEGO Worlds game is a galaxy of imaginative Worlds made entirely of LEGO bricks that lets players explore, discover and create together....

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Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 24, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 24, 2017

Its a pretty light week over on the Nintendo digital storefronts & for good reason, a MARIO GAME DROPS here in just a few days! That's right, Mario + Rabbids is on our doorstep and I for one think its a good idea to clear the decks and let Mario have his time in the...

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8-bit Disney: Darkwing Duck

8-bit Disney: Darkwing Duck

The Disney Afternoon is a nostalgia mainstay in the hearts and minds of many young people who grew up in the 80’s and 90’s.  As the block progressed it evolved, becoming more focused on action-centric programming after spending a few years showing childish tripe like...

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Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 17, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 17, 2017

This week's eShop update is live and while it may not be as good as last weeks, there are some news-worthy additions. It's ports week over on Switch as Jackbox Party Packs 1&2 arrive alongside TellTales Minecraft Story mode. 3DS get's the noteworthy new-addition...

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Podcast Review: Miitopia on 3DS

Podcast Review: Miitopia on 3DS

Miitopia is a great entry into RPG's for young or new gamers and can offer some laugh out loud moments. That isn't enough to make up for the long campaign, repetitiveness, and bland battle system to warrant your $40.   Don't forget you can find us...

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Podcast Review – Pyre PS4

Podcast Review – Pyre PS4

Set in a desolate land called the Downside, Pyre’s shining achievement is in how it makes the player feel weary from loss and the journey, while remaining compelling throughout. The latest game from indie developer Supergiant, Pyre continues the company’s stellar...

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Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 10, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 10, 2017

What an amazing week for the Nintendo eShop! Tons of diverse, different, affordable Switch games PLUS two great (and free) demo's for 3DS (Monster Hunter Stories) & Switch (Rayman). I could even make an argument that his week's lineup could be considered the best...

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Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 3, 2017

Nintendo eShop Update for Aug 3, 2017

This week's Nintendo download is a promising one if only for I Am Setsuna going on sale! At only $27 dollars I can't recommend this one enough to Switch players. Even though I played most of the game on my PS4, I'm strongly considering double dipping on this title as...

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Nintendo Announces $80 2DS Bundle out Aug 25th

Nintendo Announces $80 2DS Bundle out Aug 25th

On Aug. 25, a sleek white-and-red Nintendo 2DS system with the New Super Mario Bros. 2 game pre-installed is hitting store shelves at a suggested retail price of only $79.99. And just recently, the New Nintendo 2DS XL system launched in stores the same day as two...

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Video – Checking out Overcooked on Nintendo Switch

Video – Checking out Overcooked on Nintendo Switch

So I sat down with my kids & wife to finally check out Overcooked on Nintendo Switch. The result, well I will let you watch for yourself but let me just say that the game is um... "challenging" especially if your gamer-fam isn't up to speed. Kidding aside, I loved...

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8-Bit Disney: TaleSpin (1991)

8-Bit Disney: TaleSpin (1991)

Apologies for the late post.  It has been a hectic week... The games released under the Disney Afternoon brands up to this point had been quite good.  DuckTales and Rescue Rangers both are solid platformers for the NES that deserve their praise.  TaleSpin,...

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