The folks at DidYouKnowGaming? was busy last week. They released 3 new episodes covering Persona, Metal Gear Solid 5, and Heroes of Might and Magic. Them out all out below.
Category Archive: History
Fastcompany writer Benj Edwards has written up a fascinating piece on the history behind Nintendo’s greatest failure, the Virtual Boy. Framed as a kind of grand experiment that fits with the innovating stylings of Nintendo, Edwards goes over the creation of the technology needed for the Virtual Boy and all the obstacles that stood in …
Danny of GameSpot‘s The Point has an interesting perspective on the Shenmue 3 Kickstarter. I kind of saw it as Sony not having enough faith in the game to publish it themselves and so they dedicated a portion of their E3 to let the creator of it beg for money. I saw as something …
I am very grateful for Nintendo Enthusiast making this video. When I first heard that Shigeru Miyamoto and Genyo Takeda were taking the place of Mr. Satoru Iwata, I was concerned because I didn’t know much about Takeda. Knowing now that he is behind some of the innovations that made me love Nintendo, I …
DidYouKnowGaming? dives into the history of the nightmare that is Five Nights at Freddy’s and boy does it sound like a literal nightmare. I can’t imagine keeping my design document in my head. Like, sure, I have some ideas that I always keep in my mind, but anything I’m working on needs to be …
This is one of those games that I’ve always been curious about. I knew it was…weird. I just didn’t know how weird. I also didn’t know Leonard Nimoy was in it. Good thing the Angry Video Game Nerd is here to play games that are probably not retro to him, but retro the rest …
My appreciation for Majora’s Mask is only recent thanks to the 3DS remake. It was definitely an interesting experience…dark, in ways, darker than Twilight Princess. Which is no surprise considering one of the facts brought up in this DidYouKnowGaming? was that the idea of completing it in a year gave Aonuma nightmares.
Guitar Hero and the music game boom it created was a strange and wonderful time for games. It had people who didn’t play games suddenly finding a niche (I got my parents to play Rockband Beatles), but as the DidYouKnowGaming? video points out, it led to a lot of gamers suddenly finding an interest in …