Nostalgia Trip: Pokemon Yellow

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I love the hell out of Pokemon. Since I was 10 years old pulling a holographic Clefairy from a starter deck I’ve been hooked, but things have been a little different since the 90’s. Instead of using allowance to buy cards, save for a cartridge (originally owned Blue, represent) and indulge in every bit of the fandom possible I have succumbed to the drudges of adulthood. My allowance comes from being a social media manager and indulgences are more of the food and booze variety, but with the re-release of Pokemon Yellow I’ve decided to treat my inner child with a trip down memory lane. Sorta.  Continue reading

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N4L Gaming Reviews – Hitman GO: Definitive Edition

Hitman GO: Definitive Edition Review

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Platform(s): PlayStation 4 / PlayStation Vita (Reviewed)

Price: $7.99 / Ps Plus Price: $6.39

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                Portable games…some gamers see them as the ugly stepchild to their console brethren, others… filler? Truth is portable games carry a stigma that follows them constantly, at least to more seasoned folks. They need to be bite sized enough to actually be portable while also needing to captivate immediately be it by the game mechanics, story, graphics or whatever else. Something needs to “hook” you in to actually want to play it. Enter the almost 2 year old but freshly released Hitman GO: Definitive Edition for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Is it the portable Hitman game you always wanted? Probably not. Is it a different approach and something different? Oh yeah! Let’s take a look.  Continue reading

N4L Gaming Reviews – Street Fighter V

Street Fighter V Review

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Before we get down to the nitty gritty of the review we wanna take this opportunity to explain the N4L Gaming review system, truth is you guys can go get scores from the big name gaming sites. So we plan on delivering no BS, no paid for reviews that will be summed up with our opinion on if you should Buy it, Rent it, or Skip it. Now without further ado

Oh Street Fighter V, you have such good intentions, honestly you do. I can tell Capcom wants this game to be THE end all be all 2D fighter of this console generation. Unfortunately in its present state you are missing a few key elements in living up to that moniker.  Continue reading

PlayStation Plus Free Games February 2016

  
Sony just released the list for February’s list of free games for PlayStation plus subscribers:

PlayStation 4: Helldivers (also for PS3 and Ps Vita) and Nom Nom Galaxy

Playstation 3: Grid Autosport and Persona 4 Arena Ultimax

PlayStation Vita: Lemmings Touch and Nova-111

 

We at N4L Gaming highly recommend Helldivers, it’s over the top action and hectic coop made it a personal favorite of ours. It is the closest we will ever get to a starship troopers game so go grab 3 other friends and get out there for democracy! 

Get over to the Ps Blog for more info!


N4L Gaming does Comics – Marvel Collector Corps December Box – Guardians of the Galaxy

With all the holiday festivities over we at N4L Gaming are gonna get back to work, first up is our review of the December Collector Corps box. This month brings a highly anticipated theme of everyone’s favorite ragtag group of space heroes in Guardian of the Galaxy, after Octobers somewhat disappointing box do the Guardians get us hooked on a feeling of approval?

Let’s take a look!  Continue reading