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‘Donkey Kong Country’ & More Classic Games Coming to Nintendo Switch...

In addition to new content and multiplayer on modern Nintendo Switch games, one of the perks of having a Nintendo Switch Online membership is...

Pixels Trailer Released

Sony Pictures Entertainment has released the trailer for Pixels and it is so epic!

Our Favorite Nintendo Exclusives: Donkey Kong Country 2

I always knew that one day, I would write a tribute to my favorite game of all time in the form of an article. There’s no better time, as it’s Nintendo Exclusives month in Gamerlinx town and I’m pulling in, parking my rhino, and telling you why I think Donkey Kong Country 2 was one of the greatest Nintendo exclusives to grace this earth.

A Gamer’s Valentine: 5 Adorable Video Game Romances

It’s Valentines day again and here at Cinelinx we are feeling all loved up. Take a look at 5 of our favourite video game couples and what we think makes them so perfect for each other.

5 Retro Baddies We Love To Hate

Many retro games are notoriously difficult and avoiding imminent death is common place when playing a game like Battletoads or Altered Beast. Here we shine the spotlight on 5 Retro pests that further amped up the difficulty and perhaps caused us to sprout a few grey hairs.

Cranky Kong Gets in on the Action in Tropical Freeze, Dropping...

Nintendo was on hand at this year's VGX and while their announcement wasn't a brand new game as many had hoped, it's still kind of exciting for those fans of Donkey Kong Country and old-school style platformers.  On top of giving the new game, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, an official release date they also announced a brand new playable character in Cranky Kong! 

GameTrailers VGX Awards – Review And Winners

Annual video game awards show change name, format, and broadcast exclusively online to show off amazing game footage, but is that enough?

 

5 of The Most Ridiculous & Bizarre Retro Boss Battles

Not all boss battles have the be serious and sinister, or make you want to pull your hair out. Sometimes the most memorable fights we have in a game are the goofy ones, which remind us that games are supposed to be about having fun.  Here we highlight some of our favourite retro boss battles with a more humorous and bizarre approach.

Stuck in the Past: Why Retro Gaming is Still Important

Do you ever feel like you should be more excited for new releases? While your friends jump for joy at the announcement of a new game in a popular series, you sit quietly in the corner with your Gameboy color. You are happy with the news, yes, but still hopelessly devoted to games almost as old as you are. Here we’ll attempt to explore and make sense of the reasons why some of us simply cannot let go of the pixellated past-tense.

Celebrate The Holidays With Insight Editions And Star Wars

Bring the power of the Force to your needles with the first and only official Star Wars knitting book from Insight Editions, Star Wars:...