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Every week the progress on the Nintendo Wii U Scene is amazing, here is another great update!

Not to be mistaken for a 'Female Cosmetic',SimpliiU allows you to Prepare an SD Card with Homebrew. This makes it incredibly easy for Lazy people, or if you're new to the Homebrew Scene!
Have you ever wanted to get into the Wii U homebrew scene, but didn't know what to do, where to start, or how to get the latest of everything, well no longer do you have to worry, because just grab SimpliiU and it will go about setting up your SD Card with all you need!
RemotePlay PC developer 'Twisted' has released an major update progress status of all good things coming very soon!

There been alot of progress recently with the 3rd-party version of RemotePlay for PlayStation 4 owners to enjoy using on their PC.
Twisted has started a new thread over on his forums regarding the update progress he has been coding into his next big release.
Photos From Nintendo's Recent Event From Their First Pop-Up Store!

In this photo provided by Nintendo of America, local fans play The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild on the Nintendo Switch system while it is in handheld mode in the California desert on February 23, 2017 at Blue Cloud Movie Ranch in Santa Clarita, California.

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John Cena, WWE Superstar, hosts Nintendo Switch in Unexpected Places for the Nintendo Switch system on February 23, 2017 at Blue Cloud Movie Ranch in Santa Clarita, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Nintendo of America)

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In this photo provided by Nintendo of America, fans play the 1-2-Switch in tabletop mode in the California desert on February 23, 2017 at Blue Cloud Movie Ranch in Santa Clarita, California. (Photo by John Sciulli/Getty Images for Nintendo of America)...​
Ironward Launches Campaign on Fig for Solstice Chronicles: MIA

The creators of The Red Solstice are launching a Fig campaign for Solstice Chronicles: MIA (Fig links below).
This mutant-infested spinoff of the previous game is a top-down shooter, but one with a heavier emphasis on tactics than you might expect.
All gamers would know the sensation of discovering a brand new game that immediately takes you into another universe!

A place where every minute details have been carefully thought of, along with terrifying creatures and many enticing mysteries.
Horizon Zero Dawn is exactly one of those games with a unique identity in the world of action role playing. The PS4 release date of the much awaited game is set for the 28th February.

Horizon Zero Dawn has been developed by Guerrilla Games, the same team behind the awesome Killzone franchise. They have brilliantly themed the game on a beautiful, post-apocalyptic. The game will take you into a distant future, where you will see how nature has taken over the ruins of a lost civilization. Humanity has resorted to live in primitive tribes, as they have lost the war to gain...
Old Time Hockey is almost a month away!

V7 Entertainment have announced that Old Time Hockey will be launching March 28, on PS4 and PC
V7 Entertainment Inc. is very excited to announce that Old Time Hockey will be officially launching on Steam and PS4, March 28!

But the best news is if you read thru the whole press release below, you will notice they are porting it to the Switch at a later date!
Exclusive Limited Edition of Team-Xecuter's Coolrunner and J-Runner Programmer from ModChipCentral is NOW AVAILABLE

Retro gaming is all the rage these days, and an Microsoft Xbox 360 console makes for some great fun and entertainment when it is modded, and why not do it right with the best in town the Coolrunner (CR4XL) and J-Runner (JRPV2) devices from Team-Xecuter.
The problem is they are hard to find, but we bring you good news, MCC and TX have joined forces to bring back our very popular devices in limited supply, with a brand-new production run, with same quality design that TX is famous in the Xbox scene for since '02.
ColorWare is producing a limited run of their custom PS4 PRO RETRO design consoles!

For only $899 you can enjoy owning one of twenty-five very special PlayStation 4 Pro consoles designed by ColorWare to look and feel like an PlayStation One, you know that original PlayStation that started it all, way back in 1994 before you were even born! :)
If you are true gamer, and you been saving up to buy the new Crash Bandicoot when it comes out soon, then you will have to break open your father's piggy-bank and get enough loot to order one of these cool babies that does everything a PSX did, except load discs via its pop-up cover top.
Just when you thought the PS3 Scene was dying off, something amazing new and fresh appears for all to enjoy!

@modrobert writes: "Dean (aka deank) of multiMAN fame has started development of a new tool for PS3 with CFW called sMAN which is webMAN and sLaunch in one plugin."
Modrobert from EurAsia has recently informed us of the amazing progress that Dean from multiMAN fame has been making with his new project that merges webMAM and sLaunch into one, and that just wonderful, it makes you want to dust off your CFW PS3 and try it out!
But 'Virtual Console' will NOT be Ready for Launch!

Nintendo has sent out press release, with a few updates regarding the Nintendo Switch launch next week occurring on March 3rd.
The big news is that eShop will be ready for launch, but it will mean having a 'day-one' update on your Switch, but big 'N' claims it is small, quick, and designed to update in the background, so you will be able to start gaming right away, while as long as you bought a physical game cartridge to play with as the system is updating, and afterwards you will be glad to know that there will be some 'indie games' already on the new eShop ready for your digital purchase, and any outstanding funds from your old Nintendo Network Wallet will work!
It took Piotr Delgado “The Mexican Runner” Kusielczuk 91 hours to beat Miracle Piano Teaching System, an NES game created to teach kids how to play the piano. (To pull it off, he had to teach himself how to play piano.)

That was the longest. He’s also spent 39 hours with the billiards game Championship Pool, 37 and a half hours with the shoot’em-up Ikari Warriors, and more than 16 hours playing Q*Bert.
We all have heard the stories of loyal video gamers collecting every single NES game ever made, produced, boxed, or sold, but really what is the fun in that, anyone can spend a ton of money buying old 30 year old games and storing them in boxes on their shelves, but the real fun is playing them all. I mean what the fuck are video games for, they are to be enjoyed, so rip open that $10,000 package of an unsealed never played before NES cartridge, slam it into your 30 year old console, pick up...
$100 less than you'd normally pay. - Once again, you can pick up an Xbox One S for $200.

This offer includes the white, 500 GB system that comes with Minecraft. While that's not the most expensive game to be bundled with an Xbox One, this is still an outstanding price for a new console.
First Sony announced lower prices for their PS4 console with one game, and now Microsoft is doing the same, but beating them by $50 dollars, and all this is occurring just ahead of Nintendo's big Switch launch with a nice high $299 pricetag and no games bundled in! :)
It seems that Nintendo has employed or is in the works with the Belgian Anti-Piracy Federation which has gone on a copyright frenzy on youtube.

Various content creators have received one or multiple copyright strikes on youtube and have had their videos completely removed; some users have also been completely shut down!
Ahead of the Switch release, Nintendo is going on warpath again removing any videos to do about 'modding', 'flashcarts', 'homebrew' on the Nintendo 3DS, some YouTuber's think the crackdown is to make it look like their devices are 'secure' ahead of the big Switch release, or to put fear into the 'modders' out there to leave the 'Switch' alone or Nintendo will come calling, if you think you can post a mod! :)

So what do you think Nintendo's reasons are, and is it not strange they...
Story, Kojima’s Involvement

Fans of stealth game franchise Metal Gear may still see a Metal Gear Solid film come to fruition. This is good news for gamers who want to see the famed Solid Snake in live action.
Well it seems the movie project to turn Snake from 'video gaming character' into big screen action hero is coming along, and surprising enough it seems Kojima might still be involved with the project, so that is good news all around for loyal fans of the gaming series.
#NintendoMinute - Forgot all those fake viral videos of 'stolen' Switches being unboxed, this is the World's First Unboxing of a Switch!

The old viral saying goes like this: Once tou seen one unboxing, You have seen them all! Well that is not really true, when it comes to Kit & Krysta, there is no one else in the world wide world of social networking that can do an unboxing video like they can!
Now that Nintendo with its army of men in black have removed all those 'fake viral videos' of unboxing by hiphoptherobot with his stolen Switch that they even got back from him, and rounded up all those rogue employees, its now safe for them to release the first official real unboxing of a Nintendo Switch, and amazing enough 10 days earlier before anyone in the world has ever seen one being unboxed before!
PS4 exclusivity has now expired for Resident Evil 7's expansions.

All of Resident Evil 7's DLC, which was previously exclusive to PlayStation 4, is now available on Xbox One and PC.
If you been waiting to enjoy RE7 on your PC Gaming Rig or Xbox One, because it was not complete, then you no longer have to wait, as all the 'extra stuff' that was exclusive to the Sony Ponies, is now available for all to enjoy and get scared by, except for the 'VR Mode!'
However, the game will still come out in March.

A Nintendo Switch launch game has been delayed. The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ will no longer release on March 3.
One less game will be available on launch day for the upcoming Nintendo Switch launch next week.
Developer Cyanide Presents The Making of a Goblin Video

We're less than a month away from the launch of Styx: Shards of Darkness! View today's new developer diary detailing the creation process behind the ambitious sequel below!
Cyanide Studio, developers of Styx: Shards of Darkness, today share in video form how they envisioned and gave life, personality, and soul to the main character of their game, the witty goblin Styx.
WWE Superstar John Cena Greets Visitors at the First Stop in the California Desert

To showcase this unprecedented new style of console gaming on the go, Nintendo is showcasing the versatility of Nintendo Switch across the country with highly visual, interactive living room-inspired spaces in places you would never expect, bringing surprises to every stop.
Imagine driving in the middle of the desert and seeing a couch, TV and video game system in the middle of nowhere, or skiing down the side of a mountain and seeing another one of these surprising setups sitting there in the snow, ready for a round of gaming.
Game Boy Advanced is not about Metroid, Castelvania or Legend of Zelda.

There are more games to it than these overblown titles bathing in rays of nostalgic glory. We played in more then three games as kids – why are most of them suddenly forgotten?
Today, in the era of Internet, a time when GBA ROMs download takes but a few seconds, we can finally honor some of our favorite games by playing them once more. I wonder how they’ll go right now, once you are a mature adult (you are a mature adult, aren’t you)?

So, what are some of the best games you played as a kid but totally forgot about today?

Super Monkey Ball Jr.


A monkey inside a ball racing on a track filled with obstacles – who came up with these ideas back in the day, anyway? And yet the game was a huge success. Jaw breaking complexity...