Author: Jeff Wade, Author at Broken Joysticks

Oct
25

Animal Crossing 3DS Gets English Subtitle, Trailer

The housing market might still be in a rough spot, but if you think you can do any better Nintendo’s latest Animal Crossing is set to give you the chance to play out all of your animal related mogul fantasies. Freshly minted as Animal Crossing: […]

Oct
25

First English Fire Emblem Awaking Trailer Burns

Big surprises and excitement was uncharacteristically absent from this morning’s North American Nintendo Direct broadcast. It did however offer the first English footage of next year’s Fire Emblem Awakening. A new trailer shows off the strategy RPG’s gameplay and surprisingly ornate cutscenes. Also teased are bits […]

Oct
22

NiGHTS into DREAMS… | Review

Much like listening in on someone’s dreams, NiGHTS into Dreams… is endlessly fascinating to those experiencing it but incomprehensible to anyone listening in. First released on the Sega Saturn 16 years ago, NiGHTS (hencforth just Nights for the sake of […]

Oct
19

Anarchy Reigns gets Western Date and price cut

Platinum Games’ arena brawler/semi Madworld sequel Anarchy Reigns was originally set for a release this summer, before a last minute delay by publisher SEGA pushed it in to 2013. Now, the game is finally set to enter the ring early next year […]

Oct
15

Mutant Mudds Free DLC Update Hits 3DS This Week

Renegade Kid’s pixel platformer Mutant Mudds gained a lot of attention when it hit the 3DS eShop last year, and picked up some more when the PC version released with bonus content a few months back. But early adopters of the […]

Oct
12

Darkstalkers Digital Collection Announced, Teaser Shown

Kicking off New York Comic Con with a scare, Capcom announced plans to release a collection of titles from their monster button masher Darkstalkers series for digital release in early 2013, and continued to fan the flames of a full […]

Oct
04

Nintendo Announces 3DS Digital Releases for 2012

Nintendo fans in America might not have gotten the fancy broadcast and official Nintendo Direct that their European breathren received  but  NoA outlined their 3DS digital release for the rest of the year this afternoon. The biggest surprise came in a […]

Oct
01

Select digital 3DS games get Donkey Kong: Original Edition free

Now until January 6, 2013, purchasing select games digitally on the 3DS eShop will net you a free copy of Donkey Kong: Original Edition when you register your game at Club Nintendo. Titles like the now available Art Academy: Lessons for Everyone and Crosswords […]

Sep
24

Mark of the Ninja to get Steam Release October 16

Did Mark of the Ninja sneak by you when it released last month on XBLA? Well the 2D stealth hit is about to make an apperance on PC, via the ninja distribution platform of choice Steam. Klei got in touch with Rock, Paper, […]

Sep
24

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Demo Invades Steam

A demo with two missions for Firaxis’ upcoming XCOM: Enemy Unknown hits Steam today, offering a taste of the battle against alien invasion ahead of its October 9 release date. Firaxis’s XCOM reboot, not to be confused with 2K Marin’s […]

Sep
06

Trials Evolution Comes to PC, Rides Tandem Bike with Trials HD

In a move bound to excite keyboard manufacturers, RedLy nx’s Trial series is making the jump back to PC with the recently announced Trials Evolution: Gold Edition.   The PC release will collect all of the base content of this year’s Trials Evolution but will […]

Sep
05

Joe Danger: The Movie Hits Red Carpet September 14

Joe Danger is coming out of retirement, and the stuntman will take off on his bike (and skis and ATVs and jetpacks) once again on September 14. Fitting for a movie, Hello Games will be deploying their follow-up on a […]

Sep
04

Phoenix Wright Returns in Ace Attorney 5

Japanese gaming magazine Famitsu promised big Capcom news earlier this week. Well, the ruling is in, and via Andriasang, we know now the magazine has the scoop on the return of gaming’s favorite attorney. Teased earlier this year, these are the […]

Aug
31

Escape Goat makes a break for browsers, Steam Greenlight

It might be a little early for starting the weekend, but MagicalTimeBean’s puzzle platformer Escape Goat is temporarily available to play in full on the game’s website. Escape Goat started life as an Xbox Live Indie Game, before making it to the PC […]

Aug
31

Torchlight 2 Releases on September 20

This year’s other long awaited hack and slash sequel finally has a release date, as devolpers Runic Games took to their fourms to announce a September 2o release date for Torchlight II.  The date sees the game just beating out the Fall Equinox […]