To XL or not to XL?

To XL or not to XL?

Posted by in DS on Mar 30, 2010 · 0 Comments

I recently went to the DSi XL launch event in Toronto (okay—it was a week and a half ago) to see what all the fuss was about.

Taking Up the Pokemon HeartGold Challenge (Really)

Taking Up the Pokemon HeartGold Challenge (Really)

Posted by in DS on Mar 23, 2010 · 0 Comments

I failed miserably at my attempt to get through the EA Sports Active 30-day challenge. So now I’m trading in my resistance band for a Tamagotchi-esque pedometer and getting my Pokém-on.

Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy—Late to the Party, but Still Worth a Warning

Sherlock Holmes: The Mystery of the Mummy—Late to the Party, but Still Worth a Warning

Posted by in DS on Nov 29, 2009 · 0 Comments

As much as I enjoy watching Dave monopolize the big TV in the living room with his MW2 shenanigans, I figured it was about time I picked up the old DS again and use his lap as a footstool—and I’m always up for some point-and-click adventure action. At least, I thought I was…

The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks Preview (or Why is Momin Qureshi so Excited?)

The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks Preview (or Why is Momin Qureshi so Excited?)

Posted by in DS on Nov 13, 2009 · 1 Comment

“Combining…unprecedented new story and game-play elements with the series’ innovative touch-screen interface on Nintendo DS and Nintendo DSi, the game is sure to surprise and delight new and longtime fans,” the press release I received attributed to Cammie Dunaway, Nintendo of America’s EVP of Sales and Marketing, of The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks—and if the look on Got Game co-host Momin Qureshi’s face is any indication, she may just have something there…

A DS for the Discerning Gaming Mama

A DS for the Discerning Gaming Mama

Posted by in DS on Nov 02, 2009 · 0 Comments

My girlfriend recently bought a Nintendo DS. Personally, I have avoided getting a handheld system because, already having a Xbox 360 and a constant flirtation with the PS3, most of my conscious time not working, eating, or watching movies is spent with video games. Another cruel mistress is not something I am looking for.