Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary Direct Streamed

Nintendo recently updated their official Youtube channel with a Super Mario Bros. 35th Anniversary Direct. The latest Nintendo Direct revealed several games and some products that will be released to celebrate the 35th anniversary for the franchise. First, Nintendo revealed that they will be releasing a special new version of the Game & Watch. For those who are not aware, the original Game & Watch was a series of handheld LCD devices that featured minigames. Starting in 1980, Nintendo released several standalone Game & Watch games until the following year. Unlike the previous releases, this version…

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September 2019 Nintendo Direct Streamed

Nintendo recently held their September 2019 Nintendo Direct, which featured a look at some of the upcoming Nintendo Switch titles. First, the direct announced that Overwatch is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The game will launch for the system on October 15. Next, the direct featured another look at Luigi’s Mansion 3. The video featured several new areas including Tomb Suites, The Dance Hall, The Spectral Catch, just to name a few. Additionally Nintendo unveiled a new game mode called ScreamPark where players will play as Team Luigi and Team Googi. Players will need to…

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Aladdin and The Lion King HD Remaster Announcement Trailer Streamed

Nighthawk Interactive and Digital Eclipse have announced that they will be releasing a HD remaster collection of the various Aladdin and The Lion King video games under the name Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King.  The collection will be released for the Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, and Steam this Fall. The game will also be receiving physical editions. The collection will include: Disney’s Aladdin (SEGA Genesis) Disney’s Aladdin (Game Boy/ Super Gameboy)  Disney’s Aladdin Final Cut  Disney’s Aladdin Trade Show Demo The Lion King  (SEGA Genesis) The Lion King (SNES) The Lion…

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RRPG Final Fantasy Retrospective – Episode 3 Final Fantasy IV & V

Hero Club is proud to present the Final Fantasy Retrospective hosted by me, RRPG; a series I began nearly two years ago on my personal YouTube Channel. In Episode 3, I look at the series’ first 16-bit installment that became what was dubbed as the ultimate Final Fantasy game with Final Fantasy IV. After that, I dig deep into one of the most overlooked gems in the franchise that was originally showing fatigue to the overall brand with Final Fantasy V. The fourth game came out in July 1991 for…

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Street Fighter II (30th Anniversary Edition) Announced

Capcom and iam8bit have teamed up to release a special release of the original Super Nintendo version of Street Fighter 2.  The Street Fighter II (30th Anniversary Edition) will be work for NTSC consoles and will available in two variations: Opaque Ryu Headband Red (4,500 copies) & Glow-in-the-Dark Blanka Green (1,000 copies). The Street Fighter II (30th Anniversary Edition) will be released in a special vintage styled box with a tri-fold cover that features vintage artwork. It will also include a new print of the original instruction booklet with new artwork by Jango Snow Art & Design and will include secret bonuses that…

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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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