Harvest Moon: Light of Hope Announced for PS4, PC, Switch

May 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Natsume has announced the next entry in the Harvest Moon series, Light of Hope, and this one is coming to Nintendo’s Switch, PS4, and PC. This marks the first time a Harvest Moon game will be on Steam, and the first Harvest Moon game for PlayStation since PS2. Natsume says the game will encompass 20 years of Harvest Moon spirit. From the [...]

Nintendo Set to Release SNES Classic This Year

April 19, 2017 // 1 Comment

Last week Nintendo left a lot people angry and confused when it was revealed that they were discontinuing the highly popular NES Classic despite it constantly selling out and being notoriously difficult to get. Now Eurogamer is reporting that Nintendo is set to release a SNES Classic Edition later this year, in time for the Christmas holiday [...]

Nintendo Unveils Nintendo Switch, Launching March 2017

October 20, 2016 // 1 Comment

Nintendo announced their next console this morning. Codenamed “NX,” the Nintendo Switch will hit stores in March 2017, and as expected is a console/hand-held hybrid. You can check out the system in the video below: Introducing Nintendo Switch! In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system [...]

New Game Releases for the Week of August 28th

August 28, 2016 // 1 Comment

This week sees a ton of games releases, but not any big releases. If you haven't picked up The Witcher III, this week would be as good a time as any as The Witcher III: The Complete Edition drops for PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Also out this week is Livelock and some big DLC in the form of Fallout 4's Nuka World and World of Warcraft: Legion. It's all inside in this week's installment of Gaming Vortex. [...]

Stardew Valley Coming to PS4, Xbox One, & Wii U in Q4 2016

June 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

The PC indie smash hit Stardew Valley is coming to PS4, Xbox One, and Wii U later this year in Q4. Stardew Valley released for PC in February and quickly became a big hit. The farming simulation RPG was inspired by the Harvest Moon franchise. In a post on the Stardew Valley site, developer ConcernedApe [...]

New Game Releases for the Week of April 17th – 23rd

April 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

Don’t let the huge list that follows fool you, this is a fairly pedestrian, some would say terrible, week of game releases. I guess you could say it’s a sort of calm before the May storm. This week is dominated by indie games and arcade classics. If those are your thing, then you’re in luck. If not, well then there’s [...]

New Game Releases for the Week of March 27th – April 2nd

March 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

Here’s the rundown of new games releasing this week: March 28th: Polyology (PC) 1993 Space Machine (PC) EVE: Valkrie (PC) Dead Secret (PC) Bazaar (PC) ADR1FT (PC) Chronos (PC) March 29th: Chronicles of Teddy: Harmony of Exidus (PS4) Nights of Azure (PS4) MLB The Show 16 (PS4, PS3) Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 5: Order Up! (PC, PS4, Xbox [...]

Nintendo CEO Satoru Iwata Passes Away at 55

July 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

Nintendo released the following statement today passing along the news of the death of CEO Satoru Iwata: Nintendo Co., Ltd. deeply regrets to announce that President Satoru Iwata passed away on July 11, 2015 due to a bile duct growth. Mr. Iwata got his start in the games industry as a programmer at HAL Laboratory back in the 80s, where he helped [...]