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Why Bayonetta is not a Good Character in Smash 4 | GimR

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The Legendary GimR has posted an intriguing video on my Bayonetta sucks in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U…. or does she?

Need more Bayonetta action? Check out my For Glory gameplay video with her in 1080p/60fps.

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Street Fighter V File Size Revealed

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Pure Playstation is reporting that Street Fighter V on PS4 will only be a 6.4GB download, which is a relief to PS4 gamers running low on HDD space.

Compared to other major 3rd party games, that is tiny. Even DKC Tropical Freeze is bigger than that on Wii U, so I commend Sony and Capcom for keeping the file size small. Street Fighter V launches on February 16th on PS4 and PC.

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Big Red Button CEO says the Studio Almost Closed Down After Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric

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Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric on Wii U was a bad game, I think we can all agree upon that. The CEO of Big Red Button, Bob Rafei, discussed the game a bit now that the stench of the ill-fated Sonic game has calmed down.

“Unfortunately, the reception to Rise of Lyric was not as strong as we would have hoped. This industry really is punishing if you don’t have a product that performs well. We nearly closed the studio.”

“The goal of the Sonic Boom brand was to make Sonic a bit more [well rounded] and to increase the other characters’ personalities,” Rafei says. He explains SEGA and Big Red Button came together as different entities to “really define what the Sonic brand was about” and to create a “consistent vision” for how the character would interact with a strong supporting cast. This is something he is proud of.

You can check out my review of Sonic Boom Rise of Lyric here. I disliked the game so much I sold it on Amazon after I was done playing it, which I usually don’t do with the games I purchase.

Via: MNN

Check our the full interview here.

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Wii U “Nindies Love” Sale Starts on February 11th, Teslagrad, Tengami & More

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There will be a slew of Wii U indie games on sale starting on February 11th in what’s being called the “Nindies Love You” sale. It will go on for two weeks and is obviously Valentine themed. Europe and Australian deals past the link.

North America:
Teslagrad – Rain Games ($7.49)
Chariot – Frima Studio Inc ($7.49)
Tengami – Nyamyam ($4.99)
Sportsball – TOO DX ($4.99)
Chasing Aurora – Broken Rules ($3.99)
PING 1.5+ – NAMI TENTOU MUSHI ($2.49)
ZaciSa’s Last Stand – ZeNfA Productions ($1.99)
psyscrolr – Actos Games ($1.99)
Blok Drop X Twisted Fusion – RCMADIAX ($1.50)
Turtle Tale – Saturnine Games ($1.49)

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If The Fine Bros. Were 100% Honest With Us… | Gaming Wildlife

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The funny dudes over at Gaming Wildlife have finally done a 100% Honest video on The Fine Bros. You know, the guys who think they own the word “REACT”. Anyways, check out this video below!

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Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 – Helena Character Trailer

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Koei Tecmo has continued their introduction series on Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 for PS4 and PS Vita. This new trailer introduces you to Helena Douglas. Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 drops on March 24th in Japan. If you live in Europe or America and want this game. You can pick up an English version that will launch in the Asian regions. Good thing the PS4 and PS Vita are region free…..cough Nintendo….

Check out the trailer past the link.

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Nintendo NX – Leaked Dev Kit and NDA Information (Rumor) | PlayerEssence

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SuperMetalDave64 has received some information from a credible source on the Nintendo NX dev kits and NDAs. In this video, I’ll go over the information, and give my thoughts on the matter.

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Street Fighter V – Nash Introduction Trailer

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Capcom has released a brand new introduction trailer for Nash in Street Fighter V. This character has some similarities to Guile but of course with his own style, combos and specials. Check out all the action below.

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Street Fighter V – Zangief and Necalli Character Intro Trailers

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Capcom has unleashed two new trailers for Street Fighter V. This time showing off The Red Cyclone, Zangief, and Necalli, the primal fighter! The game drops on February 16th with 16 playable characters, an additional six characters will be added throughout 2016.

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Tekken 7 Fated Retribution – Arcade Introduction Trailer

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Tekken 7 Fated Retribution is bursting into Japanese arcades this summer! Check out a brand new introduction trailer for the title Bandai Namco posted below.

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Valkyria Chronicles Remastered – New Battle System Trailer

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Sega has released a new battle system trailer for Valkyria Chronicles Remastered on PS4. It shows off how you’ll battle your foes in this epic strategy RPG!

The game launches on February 10th in Japan, while North America and Europe get it sometime in 2016. See all the action below .

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Bayonetta – Did You Know Gaming

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Check out this awesome episode of Did You Know Gaming on the Bayonetta franchise. It mainly goes over known information, but it’s cool to see it all assorted in a well-edited video.

If you want more Bayonetta action, make sure to check out my For Glory playthrough with Bayonetta in Super Smash Bros. for Wii U! Dare I say it’s……. “Smashing”.

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Pokken Tournament Supports all amiibo

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The official amiibo page has revealed that Pokken Tournament will support every single amiibo figure out now and in the foreseeable future. If you tap the Shadow Mewtwo amiibo card to the Wii U GamePad controller, it will unlock Shadow Mewtwo right away. The amiibo will unlock in-game items.

Via: GoNintendo, Source: Nintendo

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Nintendo NX – New Dev Kit Info & NDA Updates (Rumor) | SuperMetaldave64

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A verified PlayStation 4 developer has revealed new information about the Nintendo NX to SuperMetaldave64. Check out the video on the topic below, along with the written information over on NintenGen.

  • Nintendo has key partners they are working with that already have Dev Kits (Second & Third party) 
  • The Development Studio he works for is currently working on a graphically demanding PlayStation 4 game that they would like to have the opportunity to port to the NX. 
  • The Studio does not have Dev Kit’s themselves yet and have not been informed of the specs, however the graphical performance of the NX is of great interest to them due the their current project. 
  • The Developer and Studio he works for has been informed of the date/time frame they are allowed to start ordering NX dev kits, but they are under a strict NDA not to reveal this time frame until Nintendo has officially revealed the NX to the public. 
  • The Developer did say that Nintendo is screening early Dev Kit access before the public developer date to order, but the process is extremely complex with a lot of paperwork to complete by both sides before having the chance of being approved. Most likely the paperwork has a lot to do with a multifaceted NDA for early access. 
  • When NDA’s on the NX are less binding and when his studio gets the NX Dev Kit soon or in the future, he will inform me of more details on what the Dev Kit is like (specs etc) if he is able. 
  • NX is most likely to be released this year at the end of 2016 based on the time-frame he was given (NDA) of when dev kits are planning on being distributed to developers besides the key partners to Nintendo that already have them. However, he said that ultimately as with any company it’s up to Nintendo to follow through and release the NX during this time frame.

Source: NintenGen