Posts Tagged ‘nintendo’

The Nintendo Switch, Is It Worth It?

by Hannah Broadbenton July 26, 2017
The Nintendo Switch was released last March and since then they have been a nightmare to obtain. Thousands and thousands of people preordered a Switch way back when, which was the smartest choice you could’ve made, because now you can’t find them on retailer’s websites or in brick and mortar stores. Yeah, you could get […]

Twenty Years of Mario Kart 64

by Laura Cerroneon February 9, 2017
There is a family video of my siblings, cousins and I glued to the television screen in my childhood home’s basement. Some of us have different colored controllers in our hands and the look on our faces changes from joy to concentration and back. Half of us sit bow-legged on the floor, while the others […]

15 Fantastic Legend of Zelda Cosplays

by Alanna Smithon June 14, 2016
E3 is already off to a great start with several exciting announcements, including Nintendo‘s new instalment to the Zelda saga – Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. To celebrate, we thought we’d share some of the finest cosplays Hyrule has to offer. We’ve seen incredible cosplay photos in the past as part of The Zelda Project, and the […]

Retro Geek Throwback Thursday: Falling in Love with The Legend of Zelda

by Laura Cerroneon May 5, 2016
Do you remember the first time you fell n love with something? The first thing you felt a hopeless obsession for? A book, a movie, a video game? I do. And that love was born in 1998, when Nintendo released one of the most iconic video games of all time. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina […]

Nintendo’s New System launches in March 2017

by Garyon April 27, 2016
Nintendo NX is launching in March 2017. That’s according to a brief Facebook post released in the middle of the night last night. NX is rumoured to blend Nintendo’s casual gamer friendliness with the power of a next-gen console to entice hardcore gamers. We don’t know too much that’s official except two things: the system […]

Sink Your Teeth into 8 Bit Bakeshop

by Laura Cerroneon March 24, 2016
While there aren’t official statistics to support this, cookies, cakes and brownies that are modeled after comic books, video games and pop culture automatically taste better. Don’t trust me? The GCE’s chat with 8 Bit Bakeshop proprietor Hannah Maldonado will convince you just otherwise. The Long Island City, New York bakery specializes in churning out […]

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The Geeky Weekly: February 21 – March 6

by Laura Cerroneon March 6, 2016
A Geeky Weekly double week means more news all in one place. That’s never a bad thing, right? As we head into spring, and more blockbuster releases like Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Captain America: Civil War loom overhead, there is much excitement hanging in the air. It means comic cons will be […]
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The Geeky Weekly: January 24 – February 7

by Laura Cerroneon February 7, 2016
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, which means the highly-anticipated Deadpool movie drops. It also means you probably need to get on the gift-buying, so head over to our guide and be ready to pay express shipping.   For those of you that are riding the single wave or already have your V-Day gifts, […]

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The Geeky Weekly: January 10 – January 17

by Laura Cerroneon January 17, 2016
This week was undoubtedly hard, loosing both David Bowie and Alan Rickman (and I will add Celine Dion loosing both her husband and brother as well). Broadway’s Hamilton creator and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda tweeted out the kind of message I’d like to extend to you, in case you are still very sad about these untimely […]

2016 Video Game Release Calendar

by Marcon January 13, 2016
2016 is set to be one of the biggest years in gaming across all platforms. To keep you informed on the release dates and which game is coming out for what platform, we have the 2016 video game release calendar for you below.     January Shooting Stars (PC, Mac, Linux) – January 4 Amplitude […]