Matto’s Favorite Switch Presentation Moments

Right, so. Nintendo had it’s big Switch reveal, and most of the Pietriots, myself included, were there to watch it. So while everyone is busy trying to downplay the positive reception to the reveal (ie selfish YouTubers, Game Jounalists, and those scared of motion controls still), I decided to list some of my favorite moments … Continue reading Matto’s Favorite Switch Presentation Moments

Part of the Nintendo Difference: E3 2001

As a follow-up to my previous E3 scan, here's some subtle marketing Nintendo spread around E3 2001, again, on the back of the E3 Show Daily magazines. Checkout the "interesting" front covers, too, and maybe you'll question how there could be any excitement for such an unappealing video game industry at the time (as presented … Continue reading Part of the Nintendo Difference: E3 2001

Nintendo Direct 4.17.2013 Roundtable

Wait, you were actually expecting me to conduct a “professional” round table with the Pietriots? Look elsewhere on sites like IGN, Gamespot, Destructoid and Kotaku; discussing whether a Nintendo Direct was ‘worthless’ or ‘awesome’ is basically an easy way to get hits with their already shrunken down fanbases. Though some of the stupidity regarding Nintendo … Continue reading Nintendo Direct 4.17.2013 Roundtable