Gaming

The PlayStation 4 Pro Creates More Problems Than it Solves

And there we have it, folks. The PlayStation 4 Pro and Slim models have officially been announced. The interim models of the Sony and Microsoft consoles are both about to be released into the world, but do we really need them at this point in [...]

Xbox One Slim First Look

  Hey everyone, I finally got my hands on the new Xbox One Slim and wanted to give you my first thoughts. Initially, one can tell right away it’s gorgeous, at least in my opinion. I love the modern white finish with black accents on [...]

Press Start: No Man’s Sky – Josh’s Journey #1

My ship repaired and in need of a hyperdrive, I tracked down an outpost where I was given a blueprint. I still needed the resources to finish it, but that was no problem. The planet and system I was in was rich in resources. Fuel [...]

Overwatch: My New Addiction!

Mike from Dragon-fall here.  It is no secret that if I am to play a video game, 99% of the time it will be a First Person Shooter.  We have them all at the house.  Halo, Destiny, All the CoD, Battlefield, and Star Wars shooters.  [...]

Infinity Human Sphere- Out Now!

Mike from Dragon-Fall here, if you saw my last article "Why We Wargame?" you will be familiar with one of the tenants that I talked about.  And that was the Background or Fluff, of a given system. Infinity is a 28mm squad based game published [...]

Episode 41 – MOD ALL THE THINGS!!

The one where the Kirby's discuss console mods, E3, the new X-men and why it's not bad, and the latest episode of Game of Thrones (Spoiler: Lady Mormont is a badass).

Lightweek in Tech: Review – XBox One Elite Controller

I've been fortunate in my adult life to be able to snag a few of the things I think I might enjoy. There's still more that I'd like to get than those that I do buy. Sometimes they're an impulse buy, other times they have [...]

Sony’s Playstation VR Will Be Out In October!

As announced yesterday, Sony’s PlayStation VR virtual reality device will be $400 and out this October. At $200 less than the competing Oculus Rift which launches later this month, this is a huge announcement. In comparison with the Rift, Sony's device works directly with the [...]

Rigger 5 Core Sourcebook- Out Now!

Rigger 5 Core Sourcebook- Out Now If you are a fan of paper and pencil Role Playing Games, then you are undoubtedly familiar with ShadowRun.  A staple in gaming since the early 90's, game publisher FASA developed 1.0 ShadowRun near the height of their company's [...]

Episode 32 – MMO MADNESS!!

The one where the Kirby's discuss the history of MMO's, our favorite games, Tom Clancy's The Division, and the future of gaming.

Episode 31 – Wrath of the Demon Lord

The one where the Kirby boys take a trip into the land of Rûl to talk to Robert Schwalb, creator of their latest gaming obsession, Shadow of the Demon Lord. To find out more about Robert, and to pick up your copy of Shadow of [...]

Overwatch closed beta is back and Chris is a sad panda..

GUYS, I am in such a conflict of emotion right now. I just saw Deadpool two times this weekend and it’s amazing and makes me the happiest man on the planet, but…. Overwatch is back and I didn’t get beta access…. The feels… It’s like [...]

Breath of Fire III Coming To PSN

JRPG fans get pumped...or maybe mildly enthused. The 3rd installment of the classic BOF franchise is coming to the US, albeit digitally, and only for PSP, Vita and Playstation TV. While not having the clout or pedigree of, say, Final Fantasy or Dragon Quest, BOF [...]

State of Wargaming: End of 2015

We live in fantastic times, and our fascination and hobby within Table Top Wargaming is no exception. Now that GenCon and Black Friday have come and gone, we can reflect on the state of table top wargaming. 2015 was a solid year. Many releases and [...]

Oculus Rift Pre-Sale, $600 Is Just The Start

Happy New Year Nrdly-ites, Layne here and I've missed you. Many of you know I am also a musician and let me just say, this past holiday season was an absolute cracker gig-wise. But, now I'm back and on the prowl for the latest and [...]

Retrospective: My Love For “Sly Cooper” Part 2

Tyler here! I’m back with the second part of my Sly Cooper Review. We left off with Bentley crippled and Murray gone. So to do more of a review and not so much going through the story, let’s recap the past two games. Gameplay-wise, the [...]

BlizzCon 2015 Opens Today!

Blizzard Entertainment is all a-bluzz (that was on purpose) as BlizzCon 2015 starts today in Anaheim, CA. Bill Murphy over at mmorpg.com is blogging throughout the weekend and you can check out his take on Day 0 as well as follow him all weekend here. [...]

Mass Effect Surprises for N7 Day?

Bioware has hinted at something new for Mass Effect fans for N7 Day coming up Nov 7th. Now, they say it's not about Andromeda, but any news is good news if you love the franchise, right? Supposedly 'they're some surprises that we're sure you'll enjoy.' [...]

Holiday Shopping: Epic Loot Required!

We know it's early, but we're getting a head start on our Nrdly Holiday Shopping Guide. Chris brings us the first installment for the PC/console gamers in your life. What’s up everyone, it’s your dude Chris here about to come at you with some sweet [...]

‘My Avatar Friend,’ Nintendo’s First Smart Phone Offering

As promised, Nintendo has unveiled details for their first game app for smart phones entitled 'Miitomo,' a hybrid of the name for customize-able player avatars used with the Wii and Wii U console systems and the Japanese word 'tomo' meaning 'friend.' At first, I was [...]

Star Wars X-Wing: The Force Awakens First Look

Hey everyone, so I ordered the new The Force Awakens version (1) X-Wing and (2) TIE Fighter core set for Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures Game and they just came in. Perfect timing for Star Wars Week. Thought you might like to take a look. Can't [...]

The Vita is Dead, Long Live Vita

I’ve not made it any secret around Nrdly that I’m the resident PS Vita guy. I love my little “Pocket PS3”, and while I struggle to find time (sometimes) to play, some of my favorite games can be had on the system. I know what [...]

Praise To Melitele, Physical Gwent Decks Are Coming!!

CD Projekt Red has announced today that the Hearts of Stone DLC for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt will release next month on both PS4 and Xbox One. The pack will also come with a limited edition boxed release at specific retailers that will come [...]