Adam Sparks

Hailing from Parts Unknown, Adam grew up with a passion for three things: Videogames, anime, and writing. Unfortunately his attempts to combine the three have yet to form Captain Planet, but they have produced some good by-products.


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Shadow of Mordor: A Higher Standard In Storytelling

Shadow of Mordor does a number of impressive things against the Lord of the Rings backdrop: The world is immaculately crafted, the traversal trumps anything done so far by the…

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Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Exclusive Legendaries Revealed

One of Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire’s more recently unveiled selling points is the ability to catch legendaries from other regions. This is done by flying into dark clouds via…

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IMO: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

With Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor, Monolith Productions bring together a number of beloved elements: Arkham-style combat, Assassin’s Creed’s traversal and stealth elements, and the world of Tolkien’s Lord of the…

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Hyrule Warriors to Receive Amiibo Functionality

Earlier today, Nintendo of America’s official Twitter account let slip that last month’s Hyrule Warriors – the fantastic crossover between The Legend of Zelda and Dynasty Warriors – will be…

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Toadette Joins Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

Earlier today, Nintendo uploaded a new trailer for forthcoming Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker that shows off a slew of features. Perhaps the most interesting of these is the inclusion of…

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Samus Invades Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate

Nintendo hosted a Direct presentation in Japan yesterday, announcing¬†yet another crossover into the Monster Hunter world: Metroid’s hero, Samus.

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Super Smash Bros for Wii U: Bundles, Controller, and Amiibo Detailed

As we reported earlier today, Super Smash Bros for Wii U has finally been given a firm release date. Nintendo also announced two¬†bundles that will be available at the game’s…