Nick Maillet

Video Lead

I used to be that band guy with super cool hair who lived and breathed breakdowns, now I work on TV shows as an colorist/editor. You can find me on twitter talking about my ever expanding collection of NES games and other educational endeavors.

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The Astro C40 Might be the Best Controller on the PS4. But it Ain’t Cheap

Controllers are arguably the most important part of the console & PC gaming experience. Most people are totally content with the packed-in controller, and the vast majority of third-party controller…

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4 Great Gaming Mice You Can Use on the Job

Gaming hardware has grown up substantially in the last decade.  While some of us still play games in RGB-lit dungeons, it’s nice to be able to use a “gaming” mouse…

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Asphalt 9: Legends Is a Perfect Fit For The Switch

When looking for racing games on the Switch, you’re really limited to a handful of mostly mascot dominated titles.  And while I’m a a huge fan of Mario Kart and…

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Harvest Moon Mad Dash Is Fast Fun

Harvest Moon Mad Dash is one of those games thats not for everybody but also for everyone at at the same time. Confusing? Let me explain. Going into Harvest Moon…

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Pokemon Sword & Shield Is A Masterball of Fun

It’s crazy to think that after almost 21 years the Pokémon franchise still manages to capture that feeling I had during my primary years. Pokémon Sword & Shield is a…

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No Straight Roads Hooked Me From The First Note

Music based games have always been a guilty pleasure of mine ever since I made “remixes” of Nintendo bangers in Mario Paint. Unfortunately like most genres in gaming, not every…

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The USC Games Expo Gave a Glimpse into Gaming’s Future

Gaming as a medium has come a long way from the days of the Atari and NES.  While it’s easy to point out the leaps and bounds we’ve seen with…

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Every Available Snapchat Game Reviewed

In-app social media games aren’t anything new.  While you may or may not have the fondest memories of your parents asking you to cut their grass in FarmVille, games tied…

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Limited Run Games Will Reveal Their Final Vita Titles At E3

Vita fans rejoice! Limited Run Games, who are well known for printing limited physical editions of smaller or defunct games just announced a time and date for the E3 press…

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What Exactly Happened To Driveclub?

The downfall of DRIVECLUB is an interesting story.  What was once set up to be a premiere PS4 launch title is now facing permanent deletion from the PlayStation Store. While the…

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