Mario had his turn in the spotlight last year, so why not his lifelong rival? To commemorate the rerelease of Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, I’ve dug deep into video game history to track down and evaluate every Donkey Kong video game Nintendo has made (and one or two that someone else published). Whether for arcades, home computers, consoles or Game & Watch: if it’s Kong, it’s on this list. Note that I did skip the non-video game arcade installments (such as medal-based amusement Donkey Kong: Jungle Fever), and some of the less inspiring Kong spinoffs have been lumped into single entries that represent those games in aggregate. However, keep these qualifications in mind and I’m sure you’ll agree that this list is ... well, it’s absolutely correct. 23. Donkey Kong Jr. Math (NES, 1986) About the only good thing to come from Donkey Kong Jr. Math is that it proves game companies tried the “no, video games can be educational and good, … [Read more...] about The definitive ranking of Donkey Kong games
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While fans may get actual multiplayer social features in a future update for Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, right now there is at least an in-game leaderboard for them to climb through the ranks. Players can compete against virtual Hogwarts students to be the one to earn the most points for their house, and some fans have discovered that they may be attending Hogwarts with some celebrities. At the time of this writing, it’s unclear if the House Cup leaderboard in Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery features randomly generated names or if developer Jam City handcrafted the list themselves, though they appear to be randomly generated. Regardless, some celebrity names have been discovered among the huge list of Hogwarts students, including the likes of Emma Watson and Owen Wilson.Reddit user GyzmoGER discovered that Hollywood actor Owen Wilson could be found on his Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery game. Look who will graduate Hogwarts soon. WOW. from HPHogwartsMystery … [Read more...] about Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Fans Discover Celebrities in Game
Game Rant’s Jeff Schille reviews LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video GameLEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game set sail last week, offering gamers everywhere the chance to play through all four of Captain Jack Sparrow’s big screen adventures. Is Traveller’s Tales latest king of the seven seas, or does it deserve an eternity in Davy Jones’ Locker? Read on for Game Rant’s full review.It’s been almost exactly six years since Traveller’s Tales delivered the first LEGO Star Wars, an instant smash that married accessibility with solid game design and an excellent co-op mode. Since that time, a steady supply of LEGO games have been released, focusing on such diverse properties as the Indiana Jones movies, the Harry Potter movies, Batman, and Rock Band. With the exception of LEGO Rock Band, all the LEGO games play fundamentally the same: solve environmental puzzles, hunt for a variety of collectables, and smash everything in sight.Despite … [Read more...] about ‘LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game’ Review
With the surge of popularity of "Fantastic Beasts" movie, will Niantic finally give in and develop the much-talked about "Harry Potter Go?" The game concept all started with a fan-made video showing the possible flow and game play of "Harry Potter Go." The viewers fell in love with the concept of "Harry Potter Go" instantly and clamored for a real version of the game. The clamor for "Harry Potter Go" began only a few months after "Pokemon Go" was released, so it was understandable for Niantic not to give in to the clamors of the Potterheads. However, now that "Pokemon Go" has already established itself in the ranks of the most popular and most-played games in the industry, is it time for Niantic to create another augmented-reality mobile game - "Harry Potter Go?" As a new year is about to embark, fans are hoping for a new augmented-reality mobile game to be released. 'Harry Potter Go' News & Update Gaining the rights and earning the license to create "Harry Potter Go" … [Read more...] about ‘Harry Potter Go’ Release Date, Latest News & Update: Game Details Finalized? EA Games, Sony, Niantic Bidding For Multi-Million Dollar Contract?
While the sights of many are set on the PlayStation 3, there are plenty of people that are perfectly happy with their PlayStation 2. SCEA's Spring Gamers' Day showed that the PlayStation 2 still has plenty of life left in it, thanks to games like Buzz! Mega Quiz, a trivia game that's already testing the intellect of Europeans and will be doing the same in America come October. The game will ship with a set of four unique controllers that all connect to a hub, which in turn connects to the PS2 via USB cable. You can also use a second set so that up to eight players can match up in a battle of intellect. Each controller is designed to be held in one hand, and they all have a large red button on top and four colored buttons on the side. Some games require a press of the red button to buzz in, while other games simply require you to press the button that matches the color of the correct answer. There are difficulty settings for the dullest and sharpest of intellects, and you can … [Read more...] about Buzz! Mega Quiz Hands-On