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HD Report | June 26, 2017

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The Nintendo Switch Shortage is Officially Embarrassing

June 17, 2017 | 8

Congratulations Nintendo, you just won E3.

Against all odds, Nintendo stole the show from one major studio who was debuting a new console and another that is at the top of their game and brought an army of major … Read More

Has The Nintendo Switch Killed Handheld Gaming?

April 30, 2017 |

Don’t look now, but the Nintendo Switch is rapidly becoming a must-have console.

While some thought that the Nintendo Switch might be successful, the general consensus was that Nintendo was going to probably have to rely on their dedicated … Read More

Is the NES Classic Edition Really A Collector’s Item?

April 24, 2017 |

When Nintendo announced that they were discontinuing the NES Classic Edition, fans everywhere began desperately searching for one of the remaining consoles in the hopes of getting one at a retail price. Otherwise, they knew they were going to … Read More

Is Microsoft The Most Consumer Friendly Game Company?

April 16, 2017 | 14

Many people attribute the PlayStation 4’s early lead in the console sales race to the fact that Microsoft botched the reveal of the Xbox One.

The original Xbox One was expensive, dependent on the controversial Kinect, and built around … Read More

You Should Forgive Nintendo For Ending the NES Classic Edition

April 14, 2017 |

In a stunning move, Nintendo recently confirmed they are ending production of the NES Classic Edition.

Since it launched in November, the NES Classic Edition has garnered a level of consumer demand Nintendo hasn’t really seen since the release … Read More

Did Microsoft Invest in the Wrong Exclusives?

March 23, 2017 | 1

Let’s get one thing out of the way right now. Microsoft is not in financial trouble. Microsoft is very richer. They are richer than you, richer than me, and richer than several fine countries in the world. It’s hard … Read More

Should Microsoft and Sony Invest in Portable Consoles?

March 11, 2017 |

What is the last handheld gaming device you owned? Statistically, the most popular answer to that question would be either the Nintendo DS or something even older. Since the release of the Nintendo DS, the portable gaming industry has changed. … Read More

Breath of the Wild Proves Games Still Sell Systems

March 8, 2017 |

A funny thing happened last week. Well…not funny, so much as slightly unexpected.

See, Nintendo launched a little console named the Switch. This console lacks 4K capabilities, multimedia functionality, and many technical niceties that we’ve come associate with modern … Read More

Why The Nintendo Switch’s Magic Sales Number is 25 Million

February 18, 2017 | 2

Defining the success of a video game console as a fan can actually be a somewhat difficult process.

The problem is that individuals can define success in so many different ways. If a console featured their favorite game of all-time, … Read More

Who Has the Most to Prove at E3 2017?

February 16, 2017 |

As companies like Microsoft and Bethesda announce their E3 2017 presentation dates, it’s becoming clear that the biggest gaming event in the world is going to be bigger this year than it’s ever been.

In fact, it’s hard to think … Read More

Are Nintendo’s “Shortages” Shady?

February 13, 2017 | 1

GameStop recently ran a promotion that allowed 1,000 lucky fans to pre-order the sold-out Nintendo Switch from their local stores.

No wait…that doesn’t sound right. Let’s try this:

GameStop recently ran a “promotion” that allowed for 1,000 “lucky” fans … Read More

Why the Nintendo Switch is Already a Success

January 31, 2017 |

Today, Nintendo confirmed that they are ending production of the Wii U across the globe. While developers may choose to release new titles for the system, this announcement effectively marks the end of the less than five years old … Read More

The Nintendo Switch Can’t Survive Without Multimedia

January 18, 2017 | 1

Nintendo is a very strange company. As we’ve previously discussed, they’re a studio that likes to do things a very particular way even when conventional wisdom says they should change their thinking. While this stubborn mindset has led to some … Read More

The Switch Proves Nintendo is Out of Touch

January 14, 2017 |

Late last year, Nintendo released the NES Classic Edition; a system best described as streamlined nostalgia. Even though the NES Classic came with 30 games, a short controller cord, and no official way to improve either of those shortcomings, … Read More

Super Mario Run Can Save Mobile Gaming

December 16, 2016 |

Super Mario Run is a lot like those imitation cereals you might have grown up with. No matter how good they taste, you can’t get over the fact that they’re not the real thing.

Unlike those imitation cereals, Super Mario RunRead More

2016 In Gaming: It Was A Bad Year For…

November 25, 2016 |

With the good comes the bad. It may have been a great year to be a gamer, but these were things that threatened to bring 2016 down.

It was a bad year for…

No Man’s Sky

It feels … Read More

2016 In Gaming: It Was A Good Year For…

November 21, 2016 |

With 2016 winding down and all eyes looking towards the games that will (hopefully) be released in 2017, it’s time to take a look at what kind of year it’s been for gamers. Today, we begin with the positives.

Yes, … Read More

The Nintendo Switch Launch Might Be An All-Time Great

November 18, 2016 | 2

Early this week, rumors began to leak that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is not going to be finished by the time that the Nintendo Switch launches early next year. Some have even speculated that the … Read More

How To Fix The NES Classic Edition’s Short Cords

November 12, 2016 |

The NES Classic Edition is quickly shooting up to the top of holiday wish lists everywhere. It’s clear that Nintendo has struck gold with their reproduction of the classic console. Anyone who is able to find one (which is proving … Read More

Report: Nintendo Switch Price and Release Date Revealed

November 4, 2016 |

Nintendo may have officially revealed the Switch console but, as we noted before, we still don’t know that much about it.

While the full details regarding the Switch should be made available when Nintendo hosts a special Nintendo Switch … Read More