Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gaming News nintendo Op-ed 

Animal Crossing New Horizons ‘Bunny Day’ Is an Epic Fail

Animal Crossing New Horizons is running its first seasonal event, called ‘Bunny Day’. The new event features a rabbit who hides colorful eggs all over your island for you to find. These eggs are starting to annoy players by getting in the way of their day-to-day activities. Animal Crossing New Horizons is the kind of game we all need right now. In a tough time, it’s nice to have a relaxing island vacation to chill us all out. That is until the magic bunny shows up and turns all of…

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Gaming News microsoft nintendo Op-ed Sony 

Should You Boycott PS5 & Xbox Series X Over Links to Uyghur Abuse?

A new report from the ASPI links human rights abuses against China’s Uyghur minority to more than 80 global brands. Among them are gaming giants Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo. An “exploitative government-led labor transfer scheme” has seen over 80,000 Uyghurs moved to these forced labor factories since 2017. The onus is on gamers to hold them accountable. While gamers fixate on the upcoming release of the PlayStation 5 (PS5) and Xbox Series X, a shocking report has uncovered links between the supply chains of gaming giants and Chinese forced labor…

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Animal Crossing: New Horizons Gaming News nintendo Nintendo Switch Op-ed 

It’s 2020, and Nintendo Needs to Finally Catch Up

Nintendo’s attachment to the past is hurting the company. Animal Crossing: New Horizons looks excellent at first glance but suffers from a fatal flaw. The Switch, despite its unique appeal, is held back by a variety of bad design decisions. Nintendo does so many things right. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as a long-term platform? Great! Combining the handheld and home consoles? Genius! But, nearly everything they do seems to come with a catch, and it needs to stop. Thursday’s Nintendo Direct revealed exciting details about Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Players…

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gaming Genesis Mini nintendo Op-ed 

Classic Consoles Are Clearly Doing Something Wrong

Classic consoles are popular products that come with pre-installed games from previous console generations. The Genesis Mini was released back in September and has already been hacked so that more games can be added. Companies need to just add these features by default. Classic consoles are all the rage right now. After Nintendo busted out the NES and SNES classic, Sony took a swing at the concept as well. Even if the PlayStation classic had its issues, that didn’t stop Sega from following suit. Each of these consoles also suffers…

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5 Things Nintendo Desperately Needs to Fix in 2020

Nintendo has made a fair few mistakes in 2019. The company needs to shape up and fix these issues. If it doesn’t, Sony and Microsoft could cause major problems for the company. 2019 is coming to an end, and Nintendo needs to make plans for 2020. The family-friendly game company has had more than a few missteps this year that still need fixing. Sony and Microsoft will launch new consoles next year. | Source: Twitter/The Drunk Cat Nintendo Needs to Prepare for the Next-Gen Console War Some might think that…

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Pokemon Fans Freak Out Over Sword & Shield Changes We’ve Known About for Months

Pokemon Sword & Shield fans have been upset by a five-month-old change. Fans on Reddit and GameFAQs discussed the change in different ways. The change actually makes sense with the new wild area. Pokemon fans can be a zealous bunch at times. If you don’t believe me, just check out my Twitter comments after I told them the list of cut Pokemon wasn’t a big deal. It seems that this level of zeal might actually be starting to cause the community some problems. Someone over on Reddit was watching the…

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Black Friday gaming nintendo 

Is Nintendo Trying to Trick Its Customers for Black Friday?

Nintendo has released their Black Friday deals for 2019. This deal may be a bit familiar to those who shopped for a Switch last year. The included model is actually the older one with poor battery life, which Nintendo does not make clear. Black Friday is approaching, which means deals from every corner. From gaming to books everything goes on sale for rock-bottom prices, and American citizens all over the country try to kill each other for them. What a wonderful time of year. It’s not all happiness and sunshine…

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gaming nintendo Nintendo Switch 

Nintendo Joy-Con Drift Debacle Continues to Insult Loyal Customers

Joy-Con controllers have been suffering from drifting issues since the console released. Nintendo has refused to accept responsibility. The Switch Lite still suffers from the issue, which is an insult to the company’s customers. Joy-Con drift is sort of a dirty word for many gamers out there. It’s the phenomenon of Nintendo Switch controllers which develop a fault, causing their analog sticks to drift during use. The problem has become so wide-spread that Nintendo is actually being sued over it. To make matters worse, they flat out refuse to actually…

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