The Roundup: Tides of Numenera, Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Christophe Balestra Retires, Carmack Sues Zenimax, and Dead Consoles

Hello, friends and members of the Circle! It’s Jon again, back with your weekly Roundup and taking some time to honor International Women’s Day. Women have been involved in videogames from the beginning of the industry. In fact, if it wasn’t for one profoundly intelligent woman, videogames may not even exist! Ada Lovelace is often…

Launch Day: Our Nintendo Switch Mini-Documentary

It’s here! Nintendo’s new Switch console in now available for purchase around the world. Many seem thrilled, at least generally. To that end, here’s our Nintendo Switch video coverage. Victor Kalogiannis does a yeoman’s job shooting and editing video. And John Azzilonna holds court with thoughtful, scripted voiceover. Enjoy!    

The Timeline: Nintendo Switch Console

By Kimari Rennis Big New Project At Nintendo -March 17th 2015 Nintendo reveals that they are working on a new videogame console that is referred to as the “NX.” Our critics hope it is better than the Wii U, which was disappointing. Nintendo’s Sad Loss -July 11th 2015 The beloved President of Nintendo, Satoru Iwata,…

The Roundup: The Circle & Beyond

By Jonathan G. Lee Hello! It’s Jon again with your Circle Roundup. Today’s Roundup is dedicated to Doubleagent, the world’s first and only neutral level 100 player in World of Warcraft. Last week, Doubleagent officially entered the World of Warcraft: Legion expansion by dinging to level 101. Doubleagent’s story is a shining example of the larger…