Category: Nintendo News

Recently, a leak of a yet to be released controller for Nintendo’s next console, the NX, caused quite a stir on the internet. It was totally fake, however, and everyone collectively sighed in relief. After the original creator of the convincing mock up came forward and spilled the beans (Youtube user Frank Sandqvist) , it…

Do you like your games as brutal as your metal? Well you may just be in luck then, as heavy metal inspired Metroidvania title called Slain! is finally unleashed today. After an unfortunate delay caused Slain! to be moved back to 2016, the darkly stylized side-scroller finally hits digital store fronts everywhere to the delight…

Earlier today, the business publication Nikkei reported that Nintendo was to end the production of Wii U game consoles as of 2016, in the hopes of depleting their remaining stock. The reports of Nintendo ceasing production of the Wii U aren’t entirely shocking, as the prominent video game company has struggled to gain any real…

2015 has come and gone, and what a whirlwind year for gaming it was. Gamers were treated to a handful of surprises, both good and bad. Everyone finally got their hands on Fallout 4 after an excessive wait, and Metal Gear Solid V delivered a healthy amount of controversy. Loads of people fell in love…

Nintendo announced three new pieces of DLC today as part of what director Masahiro Sakurai confirmed would be the last Smash Direct for Super Smash Brothers for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The first new character to be announced was Corrin, joining Marth, Lucina, Roy, and Robin as the latest Fire Emblem character with a…

It’s been a sad last few weeks for Nintendo fans. The development of the mod, Project M is no longer available to fans of the popular Nintendo fighting franchise, Super Smash Bros. For those of you that may not know, Project M is a mod to the 2008 Wii game, Super Smash Bros. Brawl., the purpose…

Yes Smash fans, you read that right: no more support for Project M. Even worse-the website has closed down, which means you can’t even download the mod anymore. Shocking news, and seemingly out of nowhere, but it looks as if the still popular Super Smash Bros mod has seen it’s last day. Over on Project…

EA was recently quoted speaking out against creative stagnation in the video game industry, by decrying publishers who lazily re-release the same games, hinting that companies who follow the practice are just attempting to drive revenue in the easiest way possible for a quick buck. Wait…EA said that? In a quote from EA’s chief operating…

In Episode #9 of The Pashcast, Pash reveals how being drunk helped him enjoy MGS V: The Phantom Pain. Enjoy. Previous Episodes of The Pashcast can be found here: Episode #1:(Hooray Fallout 4 and MGS 3)  http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/news/gamersyndrome-presents-pashcast-1-why-fallout-4-gonna-kick-ass-why-mgs-3-already-did/ Episode #2: (Erotic Violence) http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/video-games/gamersyndrome-presents-pashcast-2-new-castlevania-game-erotic-violence-will-leave-you-screaming-for-more/ Episode #3: (Zelda TBD) http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/video-games/zelda-u-not-delayed-but-when-it-coming-out/ Episode #4: (Dropsy the Clown) http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/news/dropsy-the-clown-when-disturbing-acid-trips-goes-wrong/ Episode #5:…

Rare Replay, a collection of games celebrating Rare’s 30 year history, is launching today. Not only are gamers about to be treated to 30 of the best games Rare has ever put out, they are also about to enjoy an excellent amount of nostalgia at a discount price. That’s right, despite Rare Replay amassing an…

Hey Games, Today on Pashcast Episode #6 (Speedrun 1), Pashford theorizes that Microsoft may have some tricks up their sleeve for Gamecom that should have Sony worried. Enjoy. Previous Episodes of The Pashcast can be found here: Episode #1:(Hooray Fallout 4 and MGS 3)  http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/news/gamersyndrome-presents-pashcast-1-why-fallout-4-gonna-kick-ass-why-mgs-3-already-did/ Episode #2: (Erotic Violence) http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/video-games/gamersyndrome-presents-pashcast-2-new-castlevania-game-erotic-violence-will-leave-you-screaming-for-more/ Episode #3: (Zelda TBD) http://gamersyndrome.com/2015/video-games/zelda-u-not-delayed-but-when-it-coming-out/ Episode…

Hey Gamers, Following a bout of internet insanity, wherein the entire gaming community lost it’s s*** over the idea that Zelda U was delayed, today’s Pashcast (Episode #3) involves discussing how the new Zelda wasn’t actually delayed, but why the lack of a concrete release date is still a problem. Enjoy! Article from Gamersyndrome.com