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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September 2018 Nintendo Direct Streamed

Nintendo has recently streamed a new Nintendo Direct, which features a look at some of the upcoming 2018 and 2019 game releases. Some of the highlights of the direct can be viewed in the notes below. First, the direct revealed Luigi’s Mansion 3. The trailer featured a look at some of the gameplay, however not much is known about this title at this time. The game will be launching for the Nintendo Switch in 2019. Next, the direct took a look at some upcoming games for the Nintendo 3DS. The first title revealed is a new version…

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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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Super Nintendo Classic Edition Unboxing & Super Power Book (RRPG Reviews)

The Super Nintendo Classic Edition is finally here, and I successfully got my hands on one! In this video, I decide to unbox it as well as play with Super Power book. The Super Power book is a compendium about the development of the SNES and the games they made. It also includes the art of these games. Enjoy, and let me know if you got an SNES Classic Edition like I have! Songs in background: Oedo – Goemon’s Home & Kyoto – Capital of Japan (Legend of the Mystical…

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Fan-Made: SNES Classic Edition (1990s Commercial Discovered!)

Coming soon from Nintendo! The next generation of 16-bit gaming is here with the SNES Classic Edition! Following up on my NES Classic Mini commercial that I made, I imagined this commercial while drawing some inspiration from one of the SNES commercials from the 90s. Plus, this commercial also has me giving it that 90’s flair it truly deserves! 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…

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Nintendo SNES Classic Edition Announced

Nintendo has announced that they will be releasing a SNES Classic Edition this Holiday season.The system will retail for $79.99 and will be released on September 29. The system will include 21 games along with two controllers.  The big highlight for the system is that it will not only include 20 fan favorite titles, but will also include the never officially released Star Fox 2.  The other included games are: Super Mario World Super Mario Kart The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past F-Zero Super Metroid Street Fighter II: Turbo Fighting Edition Super Punch Out Super Castlevania IV Donkey Kong…

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Ikaricast Classic: Road to E3 2017 – Nintendo

Racing to the finish of our Road to E3 2017, we have our last contender, Nintendo! After two years of having some lackluster showings at E3 will Nintendo manage to put on a fantastic performance this year? We can only hope, as Nintendo will host an ARMS Tournament, and present behind-the-scenes sneak peeks at upcoming games.  Also, we wonder what is Retro Studios planning to contribute to the Switch, and will there be new Metroid games in the works? We have many other questions, but this is the year where Nintendo…

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Cosplay Cafe 04: Carpe Diem Cosplay

What’s going on club members? Happy Monday first off, I’m dealing with sun shine and some snow.  Outside of that, I can’t complain. Anyway, Carpe Diem Cosplay is dropping by the cafe today. I met her at MAGfest this past year and I’m glad to have had the opportunity to talk with her outside of the con. That said, check out our conversation down below. 1. What were you like growing up? What were some of the things you were into as a child/teenager? As a kid, I always wanted…

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