Nintendo was still new to the sequel rituals when they released Super Mario Bros 2 on the NES, and boy did they go away from the norm for what a sequel was supposed to be. Being almost a complete departure from the original NES title, in Japan the title used for the US SMB2 was [...]
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Today in History: April 27th 1990 – Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest on the Nintendo Entertainment System
Taking place seven years after the original Castlevania, this installment takes a rather large departure from what fans knew from the first title. Simon is on a pilgrimage to visit his family’s resting place and meets a lady that tells him that Dracula has placed a curse on the Belmont family (bummer). Unlike the first [...]
The Walking Dead, AMC Television’s hit show, now has another game to add to the short list, The Walking Dead Survival Insctinct for all major gaming consoles. Just hitting the streets of the UK today, Survival Instinct is set to continue the tradition of scares and a storyline that keeps gamers entangled in the game [...]
What can really be said about Super Mario Bros 3 for the Nintendo Entertainment System that hasn’t been said already? This was Nintendo’s unofficial swan song of Mario games for the NES that really showed that the system still had “oomph” when taking on more powerful systems such as the Sega Genesis and NEC Turbo [...]
Fans of Contra have been hard pressed for a new title in the style of Konami’s classic series- that wait is now over thanks to Gunman Clive on the Nintendo 3DS eShop.
Trine 2 is an action platformer from Frozenbyte studios that was released last year on the PC, Playstation Network, and Xbox Live marketplace. For the launch of the Wii U, a special Director’s Cut was created for the Wii U’s eshop. This special edition includes expansion modes and all new levels that the previous releases [...]
Going the extra mile here at Gaming on Batteries is just the normal way of life. We are not content with simply posting the same pics that PR sends out to EVERYONE that asks- no, we do some investigating and dig up great shots that no one else has. Check out those Catwoman pics, you [...]
Capcom just keeps dropping screenshot after screenshot on us here at Gaming on Nintendo. The latest batch includes some concept artwork to boot. Enjoy.