The Nintendo Switch, coming March 2017

Formerly referred to as the Nintendo NX, this morning Nintendo revealed a trailer for their upcoming new home console, the Nintendo Switch. According to the press release,

“Today’s video incorporated short glimpses of representative gameplay to demonstrate the liberating nature of the Nintendo Switch home gaming system. Full game demonstrations, the list of launch window titles, as well as launch date, price, product configuration and related specifics, will be shown and announced prior to the March launch.”

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Sega Game Gear – Doc’D #47

In this video game-themed episode of PractitioNERD Documented, or “Doc’D”, host Montez McCrary will be discussing the history, features, and lasting legacy of Sega’s Game Gear portable video game system.
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Is That The 1st Handheld Camera or Are You Pointing a Gun at Me?

When I think about the first handheld camera that I’ve ever set my eyes upon, it was almost half the size of my subwoofer; just a bulky, heavy box that had a penchant for gravity and no 4-year-old should ever attempt to pick-up.  However, when I came across the world’s first ever portable motion picture camera (I know I could have just said “movie,” but I wanna sound fancy), it was actually shaped like a rifle. And now…the joke; now THAT’S what I mean by SHOOTING film. I apologize… Continue reading “Is That The 1st Handheld Camera or Are You Pointing a Gun at Me?”

The “Neo Geo X” Portable is One Tiny System of AWESOME!!

When I first read this story on my Google Reader feed a few months ago, I rubbed our eyes a little, read it again to be absolutely sure, and let out a high-pitched squeal in total giddiness like a little schoolgirl.  My friends, this is the new handheld Neo Geo console, dubbed the Neo Geo X. If you’re familiar with the company behind the Neo Geo, SNK, and their history of  quality controllers, publishing it’s game library on other gaming platforms, and even manufacturing handhelds before (R.I.P. Neo Geo Pocket and Pocket Color), but nothing quite as epic as this.  However, still no word on a solid release date (other than a Q2 2012 release) nor a price, but this is definitely on my wish list.

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PlayStation Vita Out In Japan Two Weeks Ago; Pre-Order Made!!

Dang, February 22nd, 2012 can’t come soon enough… Well, the PlayStation Vita is out and about in Japan as of December 17th, and there are quite a few unboxing and gameplay video out accross the internet (mostly in other languages, but the video is good enough).  I’m so pumped for the Vita, I went to my closest Best Buy on the 18th (which I may … Continue reading PlayStation Vita Out In Japan Two Weeks Ago; Pre-Order Made!!

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