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If you've been looking for a nice pair of headphones to offer the best gaming experience, you might want to think about checking out V-MODA's Crossfade M-100 headset. V-MODA sent Gamnesia a pair for review, and out of the box, I was extremely impressed with their sound quality—not just for gaming, but for music, movies, and all kinds of activities. Interested to learn more? Keep reading after the jump to find out about my experience!

Virtual reality has been resurging heavily in the past few years. Oculus VR, Sony, Microsoft, and many more are all looking to grab a share of the market while there’s a chance. However, is there a place for VR gaming right now? Two of our writers go head-to-head to find out!

We at Gamnesia went over our favorite characters on this week's episode of Nintendo Week, our Nintendo podcast here at Gamnesia, and if you know anything about me, you'd know that I had to give a hand to the one and only Waluigi. He's nasty, he'scheap, and unlike other cast members, his characterization is so over-the-top that he's become, in effect, a satire of himself—which makes him a far more effective comedic relief character than anyone else in the Mario games.

If you'd like to hear our love for the purple waaarrior, and why he makes excellent addition to the Mario crew, check out the video after the jump! Or if you prefer to text over discussion videos, head inside and you can keep reading.

Earlier today Nintendo released their yearly financial report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015. In other words, they released all the sales numbers and financial data for the period of time from April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015. A lot of information was revealed, so whether you missed any of it or just want a closer look, we're breaking it all down, both the good and the bad, right here! Click below to check it out.

The Super Mario series recently cracked the top twenty most viewed series on YouTube, earning a huge boost in free advertising and public awareness for Nintendo. This surge was almost entirely thanks to the fan-made HD remake of Bob-Omb Battlefield, from Super Mario 64, a project which Nintendo promptly shut down, assuredly condemning the series to fall back out of the Top 20 right away.

This kind of landmark immediately calls into question why Nintendo is so aggressively working against the YouTube community—and why, at the same time, they're so aggressively working to slash the rest of their advertising. Head inside to read more.

Masahiro Sakurai, the man behind Super Smash Bros., recently criticized much of the gaming industry for what he calls the DLC "scam." Many of you are no doubt familiar with the parasitic ways some companies try to gut money out of their consumers, from on-disc DLC, to cut content that can be re-purchased later, overused microtransactions, and other such nonsense. But he also revealed that Super Smash Bros. will get a ton of DLC, including new characters, costumes, and even new modes and online features. But what's he doing differently that sets him apart from the "scam?" Head inside to find out.

Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. launched last month, and according to recent NPD info that was leaked, it's only sold 31,000 units, an abysmal number for Nintendo's track record. If this info turns out to be true—which isn't hard to believe, considering how little Nintendo seems to be promoting the game—we may never see another Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. game again. It's a shame, considering its excellent reviews, but what's even more lamentable is that Nintendo may learn the wrong lesson from the game's failure and become more hesitant to create new IP.

There's been a lot of news surrounding leaked emails from Sony Pictures about movies based on various Nintendo properties, and the man leading the charge is none other than Avi Arad, the father of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. We know that they were hoping to secure rights to make movies based on Mario, Pokémon, and Super Smash Bros.—the third of which was likely positioned to be their answer to The Avengers—and it wouldn't be a stretch to say that if these movies were successful, they wouldn't have stopped there. Head inside for more!

Splatoon is on the way, and recent news that it doesn't feature voice chat in online play has gotten people upset – and for good reason, considering that it's a team-based online shooter. But two recent announcements (that it doesn't feature custom rules, nor gear that's transferable between online and offline play) may actually make the game better. Head inside to learn why!

Nintendo fans have been clamoring for a new F-Zero game for quite some time, and Nintendo has often said, for a variety of reasons, that a new title isn't quite in the cards yet. Recently they've been playing around with the franchise, by releasing its past games on the Wii U Virtual Console, and including F-Zero content in Mario Kart 8's rounds of DLC. Mario Kart 8's most recent update, in fact, offers a high-speed racing mode that runs at insane speeds and requires players to use their brakes effectively in order to get the best time... just like F-Zero.

Some fans think this is the death knell for F-Zero, as everything it used to offer can now be done in the more popular Mario Kart series, but we think it's actually a chime of life. Head inside to learn more.

Last night, Valve caused a storm of internet debate as the company announced its plans to allow for the sale of user-made mods on Steam Workshop. In an ironic move that serves a sharp reminder of the failure of Oblivion’s Horse Armor DLC, Bethesda leaped into this uncharted territory, with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim becoming the first testing ground for paid mods, with eighteen mods currently available for purchase. The consumer reaction was as swift as it was damning. Forums, subreddits, and whatever is ‘the thing’ these days were littered with posts decrying Valve’s audacious decision. By the time I went to bed, for once, there seemed to be one thing everyone on the internet was willing to agree to: PC gaming as we know it is dead.

Mario Kart 8's second DLC pack came out yesterday, and it features two reimagined courses from the oft-forgotten Mario Kart: Super Circuit for Game Boy Advance. Super Circuit has also been released on the Wii U's Virtual Console, as well as the Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Program, so we thought now was a great time to talk about Mario Kart: Super Circuit and what it accomplishes that other games haven't quite replicated since.

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Nintendo fans have been asking the company to buy out Capcom for quite some time, and while it's still a pipe dream, it's not just raving fans with a blind wish; Nintendo actually has all the reason to buy them out.

Capcom has dozens of franchises that would do well to bring Nintendo out of their downward-trending console sales, and franchises like Street Fighter, Resident Evil, and Devil May Cry would help Nintendo shed the "kiddie" reputation they have among so many gamers—and more importantly, among third-party developers. Head inside to learn more!

Mario Party has long been a staple in Nintendo's lineup of fantastic four-player party games—its frantic fun and competitive spirit has enchanted players since its first entry in 1998. These touches which make the series so beloved have been waning with each new installment in recent years, and Mario Party 10 makes no effort to save that sinking ship. In fact, it drives a Bullet Bill right through the hull.

That’s not to say that Mario Party 10 is a bad game—you’ll still find yourself having a fair deal of fun in the 70+ minigames it has to offer. But it’s the mechanics at play outside of those minigames that continue to drag down a series which desperately needs lifting up. Head inside to read more.

This morning Capcom made the surprise announcement of a new game in the Monster Hunter series just two months after Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate released in the West. In addition to the surprising timing, Capcom also revealed that Monster Hunter Stories will be a more traditional JRPG rather than sticking with the formula that the rest of the series has used thus far. Why the sudden departure? Based on the little we do know about the game as well as what we've seen from the Monster Hunter series recently, Capcom is making a big move to break into Western markets. Hit the jump for more!