August 2015 - 1-Up.club

The Latest

Post Top Ad

Monday, August 31

PODCAST: Toons Game Time - Hyped

6:49 PM 0

Toons Game Time comes on a Monday this week as Brian and Ryan Noble discuss the latest video game news.
Read More

This Date in Game History: Final Fantasy VII Hits the U.S.

12:00 PM 0

When you think of Final Fantasy VII, you probably think of Cloud Strife, Cloud Strife's Buster Sword, Cloud Strife's hair, Cl....

When we, at ToonsShow.com think of Final Fantasy VII for the Sony PlayStation, we think of This Date in Game History.
Read More

Friday, August 28

Game Time Regular @Ham0nRy Reviews Until Dawn (PS4)

2:00 PM 0

Toons Game Time regular contributor Ryan Hamner recently wrote a review of Supermassive Games' latest release Until Dawn. Typically, if you don't follow his personal blog, RyHamner: Candy and Cats, you'd have to wait to hear his review of the game until his next appearance on Game Time.
Read More

This Date in Game History: Square Enix Offers to Buy Tecmo

11:35 AM 0

Stateside, Aug 28, 2008 was scheduled to be a pretty calm day in the video game world. It was a Thursday, so no major releases were scheduled outside of Outcry in the States and - for fans of the franchise - Oddworld: Abe's Oddyssey and Oddworld: Abe's Exxodus worldwide via Steam.

That was until Square Enix, LTD announced their bid to purchase the publishing giant Tecmo.
Read More

Thursday, August 27

It Sucks to Suck

1:07 PM 0

In the Army, we had a saying. More accurately, we had a lot of sayings, but the one I'm focusing on today is "Embrace the suck."

The phrase goes beyond the typical "tough shit." Instead, it encourages you to not only accept the worst parts of a situation but to dive headlong into it armed with the knowledge that at the end you'll be better at the task thanks to those efforts.

But that doesn't always work.
Read More

Sunday, August 23

PODCAST: Game Time - The Past is the Future?

11:38 AM 0

The times they are a'changing and this week on Game Time, Brian and Ryan Hamner discuss a number of news items that illustrate how both the future and the past have become the present.

Nintendo's NX Project patent has been revealed and there is a vital component missing....or is it? Mega Man is getting some new life this week. Some major YouTube personalities are afoul of the law. The Game Awards are returning this December.

All that and more, including this week's game releases, on Toons Game Time.

Read More

Tuesday, August 18

PODCAST: Game Time - Like A Boss

10:00 PM 0
Where is this week's Game Time you ask? Here it is. Our writers, editors and producers have all been fired....and re-hired due to lack of interest in the job. Better late than never.

Brian was joined this past Friday by the lovable Canadian Ryan Noble as they discussed many topics. The American Psycological Association has linked video games and violent behavior.....again. Patrick Kane has been removed from the cover of NHL16. A whole bunch of Amiibos will work with Super Mario Maker and much much more.

Plus, what makes a good boss and how should that aspect of video gaming evolve? The discussion is ripe for creative minds. Weigh in with your own opinions today.

Read More

Sunday, August 9

Game Time Presents: Straight Outta Fallout

5:02 PM 0
The "Straight Outta Compton" memes are what all the kids are into for the next 5 minutes or so. So here you go: Fallout themed "Straight Outta"s. For your amusement, but mostly mine.
Read More

The Results of The A-to-Z Game (N - Z)

2:00 PM 0

As expected, the results to the Toons Game Time A-to-Z Game survey had a ton of varied responses. In the end, that's what makes the game awesome.

Here are the second half of the results from that survey with my own answers highlighted. Again, because:
  1. I'm writing it and
  2. I'm writing it.
But that doesn't mean my answers were any more significant than anybody else's.

This all sounds familiar, no? That's because I copy/pasted almost that entire section from the first half results which you can easily read if you just CLICK HERE!

Read More

PODCAST: Game Time: Erasing Kane

9:00 AM 0
 This week on Toons Game Time, Brian is joined by international superstar Adam Pearson and international-something-else Mart. They discuss the latest news from the video game world including Star Wars Battlefront's dogfighting mode, the Dota 2 Championships and the amount of drug testing in eSports, the next Amiibos, what Patrick Kane's legal troubles mean for NHL16 and much, much more.
Read More

Saturday, August 8

The Results of the A to Z Game (#s - M)

4:37 PM 0

As expected, the results to the Toons Game Time A-to-Z Game survey had a ton of varied responses. In the end, that's what makes the game awesome.

Here are the first half of the results from that survey with my own answers highlighted because:
  1. I'm writing it and
  2. I'm writing it.
But that doesn't mean my answers were any more significant than anybody else's.

UPDATE: Part II of The A-to-Z Game results is now AVAILABLE HERE.

Read More

Monday, August 3

PODCAST: Toons Game Time - Fallout 400 New Vega

9:15 PM 0

In this mini episode of Toons Game Time, Brian briefly covers new Fallout 4 product info, Street Fighter V's latest character reveal and Konami's continued self-mutilation before covering some of the awesome A to Z Game responses he has received.

Read More

Post Top Ad