Videogames

‘Dragon Quest Builders 2’ Builds on the Excellent Original

Defeat an evil cult through daring feats of construction engineering and sustainable agriculture in 'Dragon Quest Builders 2' for the…

Nintendo Announces Nintendo Switch Lite System

After months of idle speculation and numerous unsubstantiated leaks from accessory makers, this morning Nintendo of America officially announced the…

Review: ‘The Sinking City,’ a Lovecraftian Detective Game

A Lovecraftian-style videogame from the makers of the recent popular Sherlock Holmes games.

Make Your Own Fun in ‘Super Mario Maker 2’

'Super Mario Maker 2' is everything you've ever wanted in a sidescrolling platformer and so much more.

‘Contra Anniversary Collection’ Released For Nintendo Switch

'Contra' was one of those games that you could come back to again and again. Slap your favorite 80’s rock…

The Turtle Beach Recon 70 Gaming Headset: A Great Value

The Recon 70 gaming headset is a terrific value for an entry-level headset: crisp, resonant sound at a reasonable price.

Dance Along With ‘Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer Featuring the Legend of Zelda’

Whether on the go or around the house, alone or with a friend, 'Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer…

Nintendo’s E3 Direct Delivers

From DLC to new IP, there was surely something for everyone in this E3 Nintendo Direct.

You Must Gather Your Party Before Watching This ‘Baldur’s Gate III’ Teaser

It looks like they're going to be making a third 'Baldur's Gate' game. I have some thoughts.

Pokémon Direct Gives Us ‘Pokémon Sword’ and ‘Pokémon Shield’ Release Date (And So Much More!)

Nintendo and Game Freak just concluded this morning's special Pokémon Direct broadcast, and it shed new light on the upcoming…

BenQ XL2536 E-Sports Gaming Monitor Review

BenQ releases a high-performance monitor for e-sports gamers looking to get a competitive edge.

Aksys Games Invites Your Family to ‘Fun! Fun! Animal Park’

Aksys Games' latest Nintendo Switch release is a light and breezy family title perfect for the parents of younger gamers,…

Patriot Viper V765 Mechanical RGB Keyboard Review

Viper has released a new mechanical keyboard for competitive gamers, the V765.

Watch This: Full Trailer for ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Movie With Lots of Familiar Faces

He’s a whole new speed of hero. Watch the new trailer for Sonic The Hedgehog, in theaters this November. [Sponsored]

Block It to Me: Sock It to Me Celebrates ‘Tetris’ With New Anniversary Line

It seems that 2019 is the year for big landmark anniversaries, among them the Nintendo Game Boy and its addictive…

Beyond Hit Points: The Evolution of RPG Combat Mechanics

The mechanics in Obsidian's 'Pillars of Eternity' are excellent. This article is not a review. This is not a strategy…

Geek Links: ‘Warhammer Underworlds: Online’ Announced!

'Warhammer Underworlds: Online' is coming to a computer near you soon!

Nintendo Switch eShop Highlights: ‘BOXBOY! + BOXGIRL!,’ ‘Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Champions,’ and More

Thanks in no small part to a slate of irresistible downloadables, my family is currently building, battling, and otherwise bounding…

‘KontrolFreek’ Video Game Controller Accesories

KontrolFreek offers gamers of any age a chance to gain an advantage in both gameplay and comfort with their line…

Ematic ‘Nintendo Switch Wired and Wireless Controllers’

The Ematic Nintendo Switch Controllers are a great choice for families that want to game on their Nintendo Switch together…

Nintendo Labo: VR Opens Up a World of Possibilities

Whether your thing is fighting or flying, head-scratching puzzles or meditative meanderings, there's even more to see and do with…

Geek Links: Craft Your Own Inspired World for Yoshi and Friends

Bust spring boredom with this fun printable activity inspired by 'Yoshi's Crafted World.' Courtesy: Play Nintendo

Get a Free Year of Nintendo Switch Online From Twitch Prime

You can currently use Twitch Prime to get up to 12 months of Nintendo's Switch Online service for free. Here's…

Beyond Cute – GeekDad Reviews ‘Yoshi’s Crafted World’

'Yoshi's Crafted World' is a gorgeous, nuanced gaming experience that's on par with Switch standouts like 'Super Mario Odyssey' and…

Virtual Reality Gets Social With the Nintendo Labo: VR Kit

There's a lot more to make, play, and discover when Nintendo Labo: VR products arrive on store shelves next month.

Bring ‘Tempest’ Home With Tempest X Replicade

The Tempest X Replicade by New Wave Toys brings the "Tempest" arcade experience to your home. So crack open a…

Slow and Steady: GeekDad Reviews ‘Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn’

Wii classic 'Kirby's Epic Yarn' is back on the Nintendo 3DS as 'Kirby's Extra Epic Yarn,' and while this new…

Choose Your Weapon With ‘Pokémon Sword’ and ‘Pokémon Shield’

In case you missed it, Nintendo and The Pokémon Company International just gave us our first look at a brand…

Congratulations, Doug Bowser!

Since Thursday's surprise announcement, seemingly all of gaming, geek, and pop culture media has taken a moment to reflect on…

Cooler Master CK530 Keyboard and MM830 Mouse

Cooler Master adds to its lineup of great peripherals with two new devices for gamers on the go (or at…