Gaming Memories: The Nintendo Wii

With the Nintendo Switch release earlier this month, I figured I'd talk about my experience with another Nintendo console launch, the Wii. Now to preface, I didn't actually get the console at launch. It was five days after on Black Friday. I was 14 at the time, and a family tradition of ours was to … Continue reading Gaming Memories: The Nintendo Wii

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Was I Wrong About The Nintendo Switch?

The reports are in, and the Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling launch system ever for the Mario makers, while The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is equally their fastest selling launch title ever. Surpassing the juggernaut launch sales of the original Wii, there's no way the Switch is destined for failure, right? … Continue reading Was I Wrong About The Nintendo Switch?

Game Over – Mistakes in Gaming: The Sega Saturn Launch

In the early 90's, Sega was at the height of its popularity. They were the only competitor to truly challenge Nintendo for home console dominance, beating them in Christmas sales from 1992-1994, and holding 55% percent of the market going into 1995. There were few mistakes that Sega could make to falter from the throne, … Continue reading Game Over – Mistakes in Gaming: The Sega Saturn Launch

Why The Nintendo Switch Will Fail

Nintendo recently had a press conference unveiling a plethora of details regarding their new console, the Nintendo Switch. Launching on March 3rd, the Switch has taken the gaming community by storm, with pre-orders sold out across all major U.S. retailers. While many are stoked about the new system, there are also many tell tale signs that … Continue reading Why The Nintendo Switch Will Fail