Nintendo has recently started to claim ad revenue from Let’s Play videos on YouTube. Is this a good thing for them to do? Or is it a bad thing for them to do? Luckily I managed to avoid thinking about it too hard, as my question was answered within the pages of a torn diary dated 20XX that I stumbled upon on my way to work.
Betteridge’s Law of Better Gaming: Asking the Hard-Hitting Questions Nobody Else Will
The OUYA is the upcoming video game console that has touted itself as revolutionary and “a new kind of video game console”. This messiah of gaming is already being met with a lot of criticism for a lot of reasons, but it would be frivolous to list them here. There is a good review of the console by the Verge (3.5/10), and the Something Awful forums has a thread essentially dedicated to cataloging its successes and failures in the light of the gaming media. But is it only these popular websites that are skeptical of the OUYA? Continue reading