Ducktales Remastered Heads to Video Game Consoles in Summer 2013

Life is like a hurricane… One of the best games on the NES was Capcom’s Ducktales. Based off of the Disney cartoon by the same name that aired on Disney Afternoon, the game put you in control of Scrooge McDuck, the overly wealthy and overly cheap duck with spats and a cane. The game play…Read moreRead more

Injustice: Gods Among Us- Raven, Black Adam, and the Season Pass

Here comes a new challenger! Injustice: Gods Among Us, the DC Comics fighter from Warner Bros Interactive/ Neatherrealm Studios (the folks behind Mortal Kombat) has been building steam every week, with new characters being added all the time. This week, we see the reveal of the Teen Titan’s alumni Raven, the anti hero Black Adam,…Read moreRead more

Doomsday Revealed for Injustice Gods Among Us

He killed Superman, so who can really stop him? Revealed today in a trailer, we now have confirmation that Doomsday is a playable character in Neatherrealm Studios DC Comics fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us. Most known for killed the Man of Steel, Doomsday is a hulking monster, one that deserves to be in this game….Read moreRead more

Assassin’s Creed IV- Black Flag Trailer is Here

Get ready to rules the seven seas, Assassin’s Creed style. The trailer just got leaked today for Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag well before it’s Monday unveiling,  and wow, does it impress. The latest installment in the Assassin’s Creed franchise takes the action to the seas in the lands of pirates and thievery. Taking…Read moreRead more

Video Game Review: DMC Devil May Cry

Review by: Nolan P. Smith Developers: Ninja Theory Publisher: Capcom Genre: Action Rating: M for Mature In 2001, the gaming world was introduced to a game that literally bursts with style: Devil May Cry. The adventures of the red clad demon hunter Dante wowed fans for four games, but by the forth game the formula…Read moreRead more

The Playstation 4 Is Revealed…Or Is It?

(Photo: Associated Press) By Nolan P. Smith So, today was the day: February 20th, the big reveal of Sony’s Playstation 4… So…where was it? Because I watched the presentation, the videos, and I saw the controller…but did I miss the part the shows the actual system? For me, the big presentation showed all the bells…Read moreRead more

WWE and 2K Announce Multi Year Deal-WWE 14 Coming This Year

Out of the ashes comes rebirth. After THQ was separated and sold off in sections, it was TakeTwo Interactive Software that came out with the license for the WWE titles. 2K, a publishing label of Take-Two, is now gearing up to take the reigns of the squared circle with WWE 14. The title will continue…Read moreRead more

Book Review- The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia

Review by Jason T. Smith Publisher: Dark Horse Books Release Date: January 2013 Website: Video game giant Nintendo has recently released the highly anticipated The Legend of Zelda: Hyrule Historia in conjunction with Dark Horse Books. This huge hardcover masterpiece features 240 plus pages of full color art from pretty much every Zelda game…Read moreRead more

Dark Horse and Crystal Dynamics Bring Tomb Raider Back to Comics

Just in time for a new beginning. Dark Horse and Crystal Dynamics announced today that they will be bringing Lara Croft back to the world of sequential art with Tomb Raider: The Beginning. Perfect timing, as the new Tomb Raider game hits this March. Check out the press release below for more info: CRYSTAL DYNAMICS…Read moreRead more

New Injustice Gods Among Us Trailer + Bane!

It just gets better and better. Check out the storyline trailer for Injustice: Gods Among Us, as well as some character art for the bat breaker himself, Bane! This game is going to be amazing, and we won’t have to wait much longer as it drops April 16th. [youtube]

The Legend of Zelda-Hyrule Historia Tops Amazon Best Selling Books List

It’s better than having the triforce. Released this week to cheering fans across the world, The Legend of Zelda-Hyrule Historia topped the Amazon charts across the globe. From Dark Horse, this collection is a must have for fans of the iconic Nintendo franchise, and it is available right now! Check the press release below: THE…Read moreRead more

Help Kickstart American McGhee’s Akaneiro: Demon Hunters

By Nolan P. Smith-Pastrami Nation A bit of Eastern myths go a long way. American McGhee and Spicy Horse Games have teamed up to deliver an amazing, free to play game: Akaneiro-Demon Hunters. The game combines rapid game play with the Japanese ink, watercolor and wood cut art into an action packed RPG. Did I…Read moreRead more

Fashions Biggest Trend for the Next 15 Years? Steampunk!

Time for a clockwork revolution. Forbes announced last week that, according to IBM, Fashion’s Biggest Trend from 2013-2015 will be Steampunk. Check out the whole article HERE, which is where the super cool graphic on Steampunk above came from. As a fan of the genre, I am thrilled to see this, and it’s not really…Read moreRead more

GameStop Injustice Gods Among Us Pre Orders Receive Red Son DLC Pack

That’s Elseworlds for ya. GameStop announced that when customers pre order the new DC Comics fighter, Injustice Gods Among Us, they will get a little something in return…a little red. The Red Son DLC pack will boasts skins for characters straight from and inspired by the alternate reality of Superman: Red Son, which puts the…Read moreRead more

Injustice Gods Among Us Hits Stores April 16th, Collector’s and Battle Editions Also Available

It’s time for…justice! Warner Bros. Interactive and DC Entertainment announced the official release date for the new DC Comic’s fighter today. Injustice Gods Among Us will hit stores April 16th in North America, and will be available on the X-Box 360, PS3 and Wii U systems. But that’s not all! In addition to the regular…Read moreRead more

Dark Horse Comics Teams with American McGee’s Spicy Horse Studios to Bring Akaneiro to the World of Comics

Another exciting world is coming to Dark Horse Comics. Dark Horse announced today that they will be teaming up with American McGee’s Spicy Horse studios to make a comic based off of the game, Akaneiro, which is currently up on Kickstarter. Check out the press release below! DARK HORSE TEAMS WITH AMERICAN MCGEE’S SPICY HORSE…Read moreRead more

Wreck-It Ralph Sequel to Include Mario?

Someone might be going turbo. In an exclusive from, Director Rich Moore said who he would like to have in the sequel to his wildley popular animated hit, Wreck-It Ralph. It’s everyone’s favorite paunchy plumber, Mario. Even though his nemesis Bowser was seen in the Disney animated flick, the face of Nintendo was nowhere…Read moreRead more

Humble THQ Bundle Brings Deals for Charity

How can anyone pass this up? The newest Humble Bundle features some of THQ’s greatest titles all for…wait for it… you pick the price! That’s right, you pick how much you want to spend on: Darksiders, Red Faction, Metro 2033, and three Company of Heroes titles, and soundtracks! Spend over the average donation ($5.62) and…Read moreRead more

Deathstroke the Terminator Announced for Injustice: Gods Among Us

It’s a good year to be the terminator. Deathstroke the Terminator that is. One of the most feared villains in the DCU has joined the cast of DC Comics/Neatherrealm Studios fighter, Injustice: Gods Among Us. Having already popped up in CW’s Arrow, it looks like old Slade Wilson is finally getting the respect he deserves….Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: PlayStation All Stars Battle Royale

Review by: Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation Developers: SuperBot Entertainment, SCE Santa Monica Studios Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Genre: Fighting One of the most revered and respected franchises in video games today is Smash Bros, the Nintendo fighting game brawler. Pitting classics characters such as Mario, Link, Starfox and more into a battle arena was…Read moreRead more

Wii Mini Hits December 7th- Only in Canada?

Does a mini make a difference? Nintendo announced that the Wii Mini will be hitting stores in time for the holiday season, but only to our neighbors up north. A Canada release for now, the Wii Mini will book for $100, sports a black and red deco and is a fraction of the size. Compatible…Read moreRead more

Dark Horse Books and Nintendo Announce The Legend of Zelda-Hyrule Historia Limited Collector’s Edition!

This book just got better. Dark Horse Books and Nintendo announced today that the previously announced Legend of Zelda-Hyrule Historia will now get a limited collector’s edition! By the look of the cover and the description, the limited edition sounds like the one to get! Check out the press release below: ZELDA’S HYRULE HISTORIA GETS…Read moreRead more

DMC Devil May Cry Demo is Out!

Ready for a reboot? This week marked the release of the demo for DMC, the new Devil May Cry reboot. Many fans cried afoul when they saw the radical changes to Dante and the world he is in. Now, the demo is here… so how is it? It’s awesome Devil May Cry action! I’m not…Read moreRead more

Archaia Entertainment and Meteor Entetainment Present Exclusive Hawken Preview Digitial Issues on Comixology

Gotta love transmedia! Archaia Entertainment, the publisher of such awesomeness as Okko, Mouse Guard and Jim Henson’s Tale of Sand among tons more, has partnered with Meteor Entertainment to produce some brilliant preview issues based off Meteor’s upcoming PC title, Hawken. The full Original Graphic Novel for Hawken doesn’t hit until March, but the first…Read moreRead more

New Grand Theft Auto V Trailer!

Whoa! Check out the latest trailer for Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V, set to hit in the spring. Personally, the trailer looks amazing, but Rockstar always steps it up every time. Can’t wait to check this out! For more information, check out [youtube]

Chopping Block Review: Wreck-It Ralph

Review by Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation (Apple Valley) It’s hard to top a Disney animated feature. The quality, the stories, the emotional connections made: Disney knows how to please an audience. So with it’s latest outing, Wreck-It Ralph, Disney aims at not only its longtime Disney fanatics, but at the gamers of the world…Read moreRead more

Chopping Block Review: Naughty Bear- Panic in Paradise

Review by: Nolan P. Smith- Pastrami Nation Developer: Behavior Interactive Publisher: 505 Games Release Date: October 2012 Platforms: X-Box Live Arcade, PlayStation Network Genre: Third Person Action Naughty Bear was originally a full-fledged game for the X-Box 360 and PS3 in 2010, but I never played that version. Instead, this downloadable game, Panic in Paradise,…Read moreRead more

GameStop to Open GameStop Kids Stores This Holiday Season

It’s a cool idea. GameStop announced today that they opened their first GameStop Kids store in Texas, with more to follow soon. GameStop kids will feature video games, toys and collectibles, just in time for the holiday season. 80 locations will open in malls across America, with Ontario Mills and Galleria at Tyler being the…Read moreRead more

Box Art for the New Tomb Raider Revealed

Ready to survive? Check out the box art for the new Tomb Raider game, which hits stores March 5th, 2013. The game from Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix will show off the origin of Lara Croft as she is stranded on an island and forced to survive on her own. You can pre order the…Read moreRead more

Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul to Headline Need for Speed Film

Damn yo. Aaron Paul, the shining co-star of the hit show Breaking Bad, is now ready to headline his own film, and it should be huge. Paul will be the lead in the film adaptation of the video game franchise “Need for Speed”. The film is set for a 2014 release date and will be…Read moreRead more