Input Ep. 41 – An Unpatchable Switch Exploit, Belgium says Lootboxes are Illegal, and more

This week is filled with interesting news stories that could have a big impact, and special guest Trevor Starkey (@snarkystarkey) is here to go through them with us.  Topics of Discussion Switch Exploit FTC Cracks Down on Sony, Microsoft, and…

Windscape Preview

I got the chance to meet up with Gregor Ebert from Headup Games, a small and independent game publisher and developer from Germany at PAX East. What’s cool is how they are working with exceptionally small teams, sometimes even just…

The Messenger Preview: Blown Away Gaiden

Walking away from The Messenger, I am left genuinely and thoroughly shaken. Not in an uncomfortable way, in a way that leaves me chomping at the bit to spend more time with this game. No demo before has left me…

Kirby Star Allies Review

Kirby has made his debut on Nintendo’s latest console, But even with all his new abilities and an HD coat of paint he can’t seem to break the mold. The story is what you’d expect if you’ve played any Kirby…

Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King Review

A Zelda-like adventure for the whole family to enjoy

Celeste Review

Celeste spawned from Matt Thorson, and Noel Berry making Celeste in PICO-8. From there, they felt inspired to create a full release based off of this game. Both tasks in Celeste Classic (2015) and Celeste (2018) are very similar. It…

Opinion: LABO For Everyone

Two Thursdays ago (or January 18th for those of you reading this at a later date) Nintendo did a special reveal of a new kind of gameplay experience for the Nintendo Switch. Leading up to the reveal, the internet was…

Editorial: Who Really Took E3 2017?

Alex gives his two cents on how he felt the big three did at E3, from what they showed, to what they didn’t.

Specter of Torment Review

The baseline Shovel Knight is an excellent addition to anyone’s list of “classic games,” whether it came out in 2014 or not. It so beautifully fits into a niche where others try and try again, but fail, and Yacht Club…

The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild Review

The Legend of Zelda has, at multiple points in the history of games, redefined both itself and a lineage of games that would follow in its footsteps. All of this comes with the extreme caveat of the direction the franchise would…

IrrationalPod Ep. 321 with Dustin Furman

We dive all the way in on Zelda and Mass Effect with special guest: Dustin Furman!

Preview: Nintendo Tour with ARMS and Splatoon 2

Nintendo is hitting hard with upcoming Switch exclusives. Are they fun?