Category Archives: Dan’s Gaming News

Brjánn Sigurgeirsson & Klaus Lyngeled (Two Very Good Reasons to Attend GDC)


No matter where you are in the globe, there is always a video gaming event to attend and for a very good reason, and this month, the reason to attend GDC is Image & Form Games’ Brjánn Sigurgeirsson and Zoink Games’ Klaus Lyngeled. Continue reading Brjánn Sigurgeirsson & Klaus Lyngeled (Two Very Good Reasons to Attend GDC)

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Satoru Iwata: One Year On (Miketendo64 Direct Video)


It has been a year since Ex President of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata passed away. He was an inspiration to everyone including fans and competitive developers alike. He brought great joy to many a Nintendo fan with amazing games and consoles under his guidance. He was highly capable of turning many misfortunes around and making them a success. He saved Hal Laboratory from Bankruptcy and saved Nintendo many a time through financial difficulty by cutting his own salary to keep workers from facing the sack. He was truly an everyman and a role model to look up to, and would no doubt have turned the stigma surrounding the Wii U around if he had just a little more time. Continue reading Satoru Iwata: One Year On (Miketendo64 Direct Video)

Mediocre No. 9 – Mighty No. 9 Review


Written and edited by Dan Ciocca of Dan’s Gaming News

Kickstarter has had many success stories recently in the video game industry. Shovel Knight, Pillars of Eternity, Hyper Light Drifter; the list goes on and on. Mighty No. 9, however, is not one of these stories.

To preface the actual review, I would like to disclose that I played the PS3 version of Mighty No. 9, but can assure that the problems I had and the compliments I would give will also apply to the Wii U version. Continue reading Mediocre No. 9 – Mighty No. 9 Review

Thinking Outside the Box in BoxBoy! – Review


Written and edited by Dan Ciocca of Dan’s Gaming News

BoxBoy! was a surprise reveal at last year’s April Nintendo Direct. We didn’t see it coming and didn’t think much of it since it was just a small eShop exclusive. At least, that’s what I thought, so I didn’t pick it up. I always had an interest in it, but never bothered to buy it because I never felt compelled to. I finally decided to purchase it during Nintendo’s E3 sale this year when it was 50% off, and boy am I glad that I did. Continue reading Thinking Outside the Box in BoxBoy! – Review