Pokémon Sun and Moon is a little over two weeks old, and we’re already seeing its first mythical Pokémon giveaway. Magearna is officially available exclusively through Pokémon Sun and Moon’s…
Available On: Nintendo 3DS
A lot is riding on Pokémon Sun and Moon. Pokémon popularity is at its highest point since its inception in the 90s, thanks to its 20th Anniversary and hit mobile game Pokémon GO. Yet we haven’t seen a new, non-remake Pokémon title in three years.
Pokémon Sun and Moon represent the largest shift in the series we’ve ever seen. These are still classic monster catching and battling games aimed at kids, but the numerous improvements and new island setting make Pokémon Sun and Moon a hugely successful entry in the popular franchise.
Games for All Ages
Fire Emblem Fates
The tactical gameplay remains satisfying and fun thanks to the increased emphasis on relationships and battle pairings. Matching your diverse soldiers together is surprisingly captivating. Not to mention the agony of choosing whom to marry yourself! Fire Emblem Fates is a worthy sequel to Awakening and a must play for tactical strategy fans.
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam
The story is a typical Mario story, but I found its humor charming. As I have loved this series since the beginning, I had a lot of fun with it.
Mario Party Star Rush
Mario Party Star Rush is a fun family game to pick up if you’re already a fan of the Mario Party franchise. If it’s the first time you and the kids are playing a Mario Party together, however, be ready for some cries of, “That’s not fair!” when you steal their coins or knock them off a platform. But in no time they’ll be giggling maniacally as they do it right back to you.
Pokémon Sun and Moon
Some games are just a given as far as great gifts go. The latest iterations of the amazingly popular and long-running Pokémon were released this year. If you’ve got a Pokémon fan in your family, this one is no-brainer. If you buy both versions, all the better.
The Pokémon Company and Nintendo have announced that Pokémon Sun and Moon has broken a new record for the 20-year-old franchise. The initial shipment of the newest Pokémon games will exceed 10 million units worldwide. That’s a 150% increase over previous record-holder, Pokémon X/Y back in 2013. It’s also the biggest launch of any Nintendo 3DS game. Read More
In what may be the final video of many, many trailers for Pokémon Sun and Moon, we’re introduced to the three Starter Pokémon’s exclusive Z-Moves.
BlizzCon took place last weekend and there was a ton of news about Blizzard games, including Overwatch, Hearthstone, Diablo 3 and World of Warcraft. We talk about all of it! EA has released a brand new trailer for Mass Effect Andromeda and it has us salivating. And they’ve got some cool related features up on the game’s official website. If you’re tired of waiting for Pokemon Sun and Moon, you can just take a look online because lots and lots of details have been leaked. Also we talk about some upcoming Black Friday deals and Stephen starts us off with his experience playing Star Stable for Extra Life.