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The main section of Goomba Stomp, here is where you'll find all the latest in-depth coverage and analysis of the video game industry, as well as post retrospectives on classics, and monthly themed pieces highlighting beloved franchises or developers.

Nintendo “Dogs” it with Wolf Link Amiibo

Last week, Nintendo released the first entry into the Legend of Zelda Amiibo series, Wolf Link, alongside the Wii U’s The Legend of Zelda:...

Getting the NX off to a Good Start

Sony's PlayStation 4 is a little bit over 2 years into its life cycle, and so far its managed to keep pace with sales...

How to Take Advantage of the ‘Pokémon GO’ Halloween Event

When Niantic announced the first in-game Pokémon GO event this week, fans were pumped. From October 26 to November 1, "spooky" Pokémon are more...

‘Fatal Frame’ – Fighting Frights with Film

By the early 2000s the modern definition of “survival horror” had been established thanks to the success of games like Resident Evil and Silent...
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Games You Haven’t Played – Fan Translations

There are tons of translations out there into non-English languages, of course, but we’re going to focus on English here for the obvious reason.

The Top 70 Sony Playstation Games

Few companies outside of Nintendo can claim to have even a sliver of the effect on the gaming industry as electronics giant Sony has....

Patrick’s New Year’s Gaming Resolutions for 2016

Yes, the beginning of a new year is essentially an arbitrary event created by humans and in no way is actually the beginning or...

Games That Changed Our Lives – ‘Iron Tank’

I was seven when my father first got our Nintendo. It was ostensibly bought for Father’s Day, but really it was both for him as well as the rest of the family; myself and my two siblings.

Who Designed This House!? — A Regrettable Retrospective on ‘Resident Evil 0’

Released 15 years ago as a Gamecube exclusive, Resident Evil 0 isn't exactly the game with the clearest, or most memorable, place in the Resident Evil canon. 
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Pokemon Sun and Moon’s 10 best new Pokemon

Before Pokemon Sun and Moon’s release, I compiled a list of my favourite five from the Pokemon that had been announced at that point. One month after release, I have had more than enough time to play through the game and get to know all the amazing Pokemon the Alola region brings with it.