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Archive for the ‘Control’ Category

Brawl Incoming: The Features

January 8, 2008

It’s a matter of days before Brawl launched in Japan and just over a month before it hits us here. The Smash community is in a tizzy, for sure. And there’s a lot to be excited about. Any Smash fan who hasn’t been keeping up with the Brawl updates is missing out on knowing about […]

Brawl Update: Smash Attacks

July 5, 2007

Sakurai showed us the basics of attacks, which wouldn’t be anything new, but he showed us how to perform them on the new controllers… Standard Attacks  Power Attacks Smash Attacks And, naturally, you can charge Smash Attacks by holding down the attack button.  

Brawl Update: Player Profiles

June 28, 2007

Today, Sakurai updated the Brawl site by revealing some new information on the player profile options.

Gamers Need to Make Room for the Industry to Expand

June 17, 2007

A post I made–a rant, if you will–so I hope you enjoy. I posted it on the 1Up Boards, but I’ve edited it to fit a more general context. Speaking of which, I got another mention on this week’s podcast. 😉 Sweet stuff. As we enter the next “phase” of video games, things are a […]

True Nintendo Power

June 16, 2007

Another quality Short Cuts entry that got hosed…And I have NO IDEA why…At least with the Punch Out! one you could say it was because the game was 20 years old…Well, actually, it’s too long…Which is a shame. Definitely better than some of the other stuff that placed.

The Girlfriend is Gaming

June 13, 2007

So, it turns out, my girlfriend has decided to start playing Dragon Quest 8–by her own will. She made that decision all by herself, and has been telling me of her progress, and casually explaining to me what she intends to do next in the same way a gamer would. “Well, I’ve got a lot […]

More Nintendo Short Cuts Entries

June 9, 2007

I’ve been peeling across YouTube in search of more quality Nintendo Short Cuts Entries, so I decided I’d share my findings with you… This one is pretty cool and very creative, pulling elements from Nintendo games to make a news show.

Brawl Update: Four Kinds of Control

June 8, 2007

In an update that is the most important one so far, though it’s devoid of any real details, Sakurai made the big reveal: the control options. And thus, the wild speculation of which controllers we’ll use comes to an end. And a new wave of speculation (“How will we use just the Wiimote?”) begins. The […]