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Although initially marked as news on April 1, this archive of our April Fools parody pieces is sure to make you laugh.
Warnings for modern gamers
April 1, 2022 - This morning, the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) announced plans for a new line of labels that will begin appearing on video games in the near future. I sat down with ESRB spokesperson Michael Priestly to understand more.
Read more: ESRB Introduces New Game Labels [April Fools]
Prepare for more P.T.
April 1, 2021 - The Silent Hill franchise has been in limbo for years now but Konami finally has some exciting news so I sat down with Sagi-Shi, their head of creative amusements, so he could share what to expect from the upcoming game.
Read more: Silent Hills Will Release in 2022 [April Fools]
From cloud to cartridge
April 1, 2020 - A few short months after releasing their debut gaming console, Google has refined their formula with the brand new Super Stadia.
Read more: Google Surprise Launches Super Stadia [April Fools]
Is nothing sacred?
April 1, 2019 - Sony's recent censorship has been a hot-button issue for gamers lately and now, they're taking their stance retroactively. I recently sat down with Sony's policy advisor Scott J. Williams to discuss how this will be implemented and what games will be affected.
Read more: Sony to Begin Censoring PS1 Games [April Fools]
Redefining gaming technology
April 1, 2018 - The possibilities that Nintendo have made for themselves since the release of their latest console have been admirable. Their latest piece of hardware combines a few already popular concepts into one impressive package so let's see what it's all about.
Read more: Nintendo Announces Labo VR for Switch [April Fools]
The console giant drops number two
April 1, 2017 - Ever since the original Xbox, Microsoft has dominated cutting-edge technology to bring gamers top-of-the-line experiences. Today, they announced their long-awaited follow-up to the Xbox One so let's take a look at what this new piece of hardware is capable of.
Read more: Microsoft Unveils the Xbox Deuce [April Fools]
Reggie Fils-Aime exclusive interview
April 1, 2016 - Recently, I sat down with president of Nintendo of America Reggie Fils-Aime to discuss the name of their groundbreaking new console. During our chat, we examined the naming of Wii U and Reggie revealed the title for their upcoming hardware.
Read more: Nintendo Reveals Official Name for the NX [April Fools]