Persona V’s Joker Joins Super Smash Bros Roster as DLC Fighter

Nintendo recently revealed the first DLC fighter for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate during the Games Awards 2018. In a surprising turn of events, the first fighter to be revealed is Joker, the main protagonist of Persona V. For those who are not aware, Persona V is the fifth main title in the Persona series that was released for the Playstation 3 and Playstation 4 in 2016 in Japan. The game later launched worldwide on the Playstation 4 in early 2017. Joker along with his associated stage and songs will be available as a single release priced at $5.99. He will also be apart of…

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Final Super Smash Bros Ultimate Direct Streamed

Nintendo has recently held their final Nintendo Direct presentation that focuses on Super Smash Bros Ultimate. The direct featured a high amount of content including new character reveals, details about the modes, and more. For those who are interested in viewing the direct can do so with the video embedded below. First, Masahiro Sakurai revealed the final two main characters that will be apart of the main roster. The first character Sakurai revealed was Ken, who will be an echo fighter to Ryu. Incineroar will be the final brand new fighter to the game, which will bring the…

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August 2018 Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct Streamed

Masahiro Sakurai recently hosted a new Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Direct earlier this morning, which reveals new details for the game. The direct revealed several new characters as well as various other details for the game. First, the direct revealed that both Simon Belmont and Richter Belmont from the Castlevania video game series are joining the roster. Simon Belmont will feature various moves based on his various abilities in the Castlevania game series and Richter Belmont will be his Echo Character.   Next, the direct took a look at the Dracula’s Castle Stage based one of the famous locations in the Castlevania game series. The…

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E3 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Revealed

The official Nintendo Youtube channel has updated with the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct reveal trailer for the next installment in the Super Smash Brothers game series.  The latest game is titled, “Super Smash Bros. Ultimate,” and is set to be the biggest game in the series yet. During the presentation Masahiro Sakurai revealed that the game will feature the return of every fighter in the Super Smash Bros. series and also revealed two characters.  The latest fighters to join the roster are Daisy, who is an “echo fighter,” and Ridley from the Metroid game series. The presentation also took a look at the previously revealed…

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Metroid’s New Metal Album “Dark Hunter”

That is correct, Metroid has an all-new officially licensed Metal album! Guitarist, Ro Panuganti, is teaming up with Materia Collective to bring this album to fans. The album is titled “The Dark Hunter,” compiling various classic tracks from Metroid, Super Metroid and Metroid Prime. “The Dark Hunter” album is a heavy prog metal twist on the classic soundtracks from the Samus Aran’s storied history on the various different Nintendo platforms.   Panuganti, the man behind this album said that a lot of influences from 90’s performers like Pantera and Alice In Chains. Below is the official preview of…

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Metroid: Samus Returns – Special Edition & 2-Amiibo Pack Unboxing! (RRPG Reviews)

The time for another classic Metroid game is upon us, and once more Metroid: Samus Returns leads the way for the first popular lady in video games as she revisits Planet SR388! It has literally been seven years since we have heard anything in relation to the Metroid series, as Nintendo has been extremely silent with the whereabouts of their most mature creation. However, it is good to know that Samus Aran is not dead, as she is back with this game, and the upcoming Metroid Prime 4, in the…

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Cosplay Cafe 28: Jazmine Cosplay

What’s going on heroes? Cosplay Cafe is back in action folks! Today we have Jazmine Cosplay coming into the cafe. It was an honor to sit down and chat with her. Be sure to click the social media links down below to keep up with Jazmine. 1.  What were you like growing up? What were some of the things you were into as a child/teenager? I grew up in Central Alaska, so my free time was very clearly separated between summer and winter. In summer months, I was out riding my…

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Metroid: Samus Returns Overview Trailer Streamed

Nintendo has updated their official Youtube channel with an overview trailer for Metroid: Samus Returns.  The latest trailer features the run down of the game mechanics of the game.    The main game mechanics include: Morph Ball Ice Beam Grapple Beam  Melee Counter Metroid: Samus Returns will also introduce new abilities for Samus Aran called the Aeion Abilities. While these abilities grant Samus great power they use up the Aeion energy meter so players must use them wisely. The abilities include: Scan Pulse: Scan environments for hidden paths Lightning Armor: Generates a protective force-field Beam Burst:…

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Fan-Made: NES Classic Mini (1980s Commercial Discovered!)

Coming soon from Nintendo! The next-generation of 8-bit gaming is here with the NES Classic Mini! I imagined this being done as a TV commercial for this day and age; as I wanted to try and recapture the glory days of how rad the commercials were during the 80’s and 90’s. This is not an official commercial as I completely created this myself, so please do not think this is a real thing. Enjoy the video, and leave feedback below in the comments!   BGM: Battletoads & Double Dragon –…

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Ikaricast Classic: E3 2017 Wrap-Up!

E3 2017 has finally come and gone, and the guys of the Game Riffers hosted a live Ikaricast Classic, on our Twitch page! We finally grade who were great and who sucked at the event! Watch and listen to our thoughts to find out! Also, in the future one can watch live at Twitch! Also check us out here Check us out here: The GeekFighters Twitter Fighter Xaos on Twitter The Game Riffers Twitter Fighter Xaos Tumblr 16BitJeff on Twitter The Broken Infinite Live streaming: Fighter Xaos The Gameriffers Facebook…

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