RIP Ralph Baer
I really, really hate writing obits. I really do. But I take it as a personal honor to be able to say good things about the men and women I respect, whether in this industry or just in my life, and Ralph Baer is the reason all of this exists in the first...
HomeNews The Leftovers for February 13, 2014: More Angry Birds, NES Remix 2, 3DS Release Dates
The Leftovers for February 13, 2014: More Angry Birds, NES Remix 2, 3DS Release Dates
Posted on Thursday, February 13 @ 18:10:00 Eastern by Alex_Osborn
Each and every day, GameRevolution offers up a delectable main course news offering with all the fixings. Because it’s so tasty, it’s easy to fill up too quickly, leaving a plate full of news content to go to waste. Luckily for you, we’re dishing up the Leftovers—all the day’s news that we didn’t bite on enough for a full serving.
Angry Birds developer Rovio has announced a brand-new entry in its popular bird-flinging series. It's called Angry Birds Stella and stars "a group of feisty characters with a shared love for fun, adventure and creativity." As expected, Rovio plans to expand this new sub-series far beyond games to toys, books, and any number of other forms of entertainment.
Darksiders, Red Faction Collections Coming From Nordic Games
Nordic Games, the new rights holder of Darksiders and Red Faction, will be releasing compilations for both of the aforementioned series originally published by the late THQ. Joystiq spotted listings on the company's official site as well as Amazon UK with a release date of March 14th. Here's to hoping they come to North America as well.
MLB 14 The Show Launch Info Revealed
Sony announced today that MLB 14 The Show will be arriving on PlayStation 3 and PS Vita on April 1st. The PlayStation 4 version will launch one month later, with an unspecified May release window. Can't wait for GR's preview? Check out Anthony's impressions (as well as his thoughts on inFamous: Second Son) from this week's Sony event.
Mario Golf: World Tour, Kirby: Triple Deluxe Dated
During today's Nintendo Direct, company president Satoru Iwata announced that both Mario Golf: World Tour and Kirby: Triple Deluxe will be launching on May 2nd, exclusively for 3DS. With Mario Kart 8 also set to launch sometime in May, Nintendo fans will have plenty to keep them busy this Spring.
NES Remix Sequel Announced
NES Remix 2 will be hitting the Wii U eShop on April 25th, Nintendo announced during today's Direct presentation. Like the first entry, this sequel features a number of classics from the 8-bit era including Super Mario Bros. 3, Kirby's Adventure, and Zelda II. Am I the only one bummed we aren't getting SNES Remix instead?