Archive For: 3DS

Casual Games: A Hardcore Gamer’s Perspective

Casual Games: A Hardcore Gamer’s Perspective

I’ve spent a rather alarming amount of time lately with a couple casual games that scratch the same itch for me. I’ve talked briefly about Recettear, the RPG where you run an item store. I ended up taking the smart…
 
No Love For Nintendo

No Love For Nintendo

Why the gaming industry needs to appreciate the Big N.   Nintendo is a curious company. For decades, the magicians in Kyoto have managed to supply us with lovable characters of Disney-esque proportions, placed them inside wonderous and fantastical worlds,…
 
The 3DS Price Drop- What Are Your Thoughts?

The 3DS Price Drop- What Are Your Thoughts?

  If you haven’t heard by now, the internet is ablaze with Nintendo mockery after the news that they are cutting the price of the 3DS by $81- about 40%- just 6 months after launch. It seems that $249 was…