Category Archives: Retail

Nintendo Direct Recap

The 3DS seems to be alive and well based on this morning’s Nintendo Direct. While we’re surely in the later stages of its life, there are a number of interesting titles coming. The first that will get most people’s attention … Continue reading

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Hatsune Miku: Project Diva X Thoughts

I do love rhythm games. There’s a kind of zone you get into on them that most other games really do struggle to match. That said, I’m not terribly great at most rhythm games, struggling as I do when the … Continue reading

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New Galaxy Style New 3DS is New

And it’s freaking gorgeous. I think I’ve finally found my North American New 3DS system. If I can preorder it. Good news for those of you who would like to: Gamestop’s preorders are, as of this typing, up and available … Continue reading

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Shiny New Today: Hatsune Miku Project Diva X

It’s a different take on everyone’s favourite vocaloid: Sega’s latest title in the Hatsune Miku line, Project Diva X, launches today for the PS4 and the Vita. With more story and fewer songs than prior entries, it all has a … Continue reading

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Beginning-of-the-School-Year Blues

Things have been quiet around SNC for the last little bit, and that’s because a very busy semester has been approaching. Now it’s here. I did successfully get the online portions of my courses published, though there is still more … Continue reading

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Shiny New Today—Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness

Star Ocean kind of feels like the little series that could. Overshadowed by Final Fantasy in the stable of Square Enix games, the multi-entry series has a new title out today for the PS4. I’ll get some thoughts up on … Continue reading

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E3 2016 Hasty Recap

It’s been an interesting year in video games, and I think this year’s E3, while producing too many really big surprises, still delivered a solid showing for this medium we love. There are a thousand recap pieces out there on … Continue reading

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