Archive: December 2013 | Broken Joysticks

Dec
26

Sony Previews January’s PlayStation Plus Instant Game Collection

Sony unveiled the January lineup of their Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus members on Thursday. The list includes several PS3 and PS Vita titles as well as one game for the PS4. For PlayStation 3 owners three titles will […]

Dec
26

December 26th Nintendo Download

Dr. Luigi ( Nintendo) – Rated: E – $14.99 Zap viruses in a falling block puzzle game featuring Dr. Luigi™! There’s a new doctor in the house! Dr. Mar—or, uh, Dr. Luigi is a new twist on this classic virus-popping […]

Dec
24

Plenty of Nintendo Systems and Games on Sale this Boxing Day

Nintendo of Canada has a lot of deals going on up north here with deals on the Wii U system, bundle, Wii Mini as well as a bunch of games. The deals include Canadian both online retailers as well as […]

Dec
23

My Favourite Games of 2013: The Last of Us

With the year coming to an end and game of the year awards being bestowed upon some of the biggest games of the year on other outlets, I’d like to take a few moments to share some of the best […]

Dec
19

December 19th Nintendo Download

Knytt Underground (Ripstone / Nifflas’ Games) – Rated: M Knytt Underground is a unique adventure delivering zen-like gameplay, vibrant environments and dynamic characters! The legendary Knytt series continues with Nifflas latest creation; Knytt Underground Humans practically destroyed the planet in […]

Dec
18

Rosalina Joins Super Smash Bros. and Mario Kart 8

Rosalina, who was introduced in the wildly enjoyable Super Mario Galaxy games for Wii, will be a playable character, accompanied by her starry friend, Luma when Super Smash Bros. launches on the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS in 2014. Not […]

Dec
18

Move Over Mario, Dr. Luigi is in the Office

Nintendo is continuing The Year of Luigi with another title featuring everyone’s favourite brother. Nintendo is following up the WiiWare title Dr. Mario with a new game in the Wii U eShop in Dr. Luigi. Much like in the previous […]

Dec
18

NES Gets Remixed

What do you get when you put Link in the middle of the original Donkey Kong? What if you take a level of the original Super Mario Bros. and play it in shadows? Or how about flipping the level so […]

Dec
18

More Details for Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

Not too long ago Nintendo announced that Cranky Kong would join Diddy and Dixie as playable companion characters for Donkey Kong in the Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. Many seemed to be somewhat underwhelmed when that was the only news […]

Dec
18

Bravely Default Demo Coming January 2nd

Bravely Default is arguably the most anticipated Nintendo 3DS title in quite a while. The game was released more than a year ago in Japan by Square Enix and since them fans of RPGs and Square Enix have been clamoring […]

Dec
18

New Yoshi’s New Island Trailer

It was confirmed today that Takashi Tezuka, the creative director of the original Yoshi’s Island for Super NES, will be producing the upcoming Yoshi’s New Island game for the Nintendo 3DS. The game is set to launch in the spring […]

Dec
18

Kirby: Triple Deluxe Boasts Two new Game Modes

The newest Kirby game, which was previously announced in another Nintendo Direct, has been given a new name and several new features have been revealed. The game, now called Kirby: Triple Deluxe, will still be a traditional side-scrolling platformer. Players […]

Dec
18

New Chibi-Robo Game Coming in January

Chibi-Robo, a fantastically odd little game for the Nintendo GameCube, is making a comeback with a sequel coming this January. Chibi-Robo! Photo Finder will bring “everyone’s favorite helpful 4-inch-tall robot” back in a brand new game which will be available […]

Dec
18

Nintendo Unveils Hyrule Warriors

Nintendo made a surprise announcement this morning at their Nintendo Direct with the unveiling of a brand new adventure which combines The Legend of Zelda and the style of Tecmo Koei’s Dynasty Warrior franchise. The new action game, which Nintendo […]

Dec
17

Nintendo Direct Coming Tomorrow Morning

Nintendo sent out notice today that there will be a new Nintendo Direct being broadcast online on Wednesday morning at 9am ET. This new Direct will share information focusing on Wii U and Nintendo 3DS software launching through spring 2014. […]