All Posts by: Nick McDonald

Nick McDonald is a Staff Writer at CheatCodes.com who started playing games as a kid in ancient dank, sweaty caves known as "arcades." He hails from all over the Pacific Northwest, to the point that he often describes his hometown as "Interstate 5." He currently lives in Bellingham, WA with his wife and three insane little children.

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By Nick McDonald, June 3, 2013 1 Indie Spotlight

Well, here’s a dose of weirdness for your day. In the Summer of 2011, Gordon Calleja started to mull over the idea of how to adapt a song into a video game. Hey, why not?  Hollywood makes movies based on… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 21, 2013 2 Announcements

So, moments ago, Microsoft just wrapped up their media event for the new Xbox, titled Xbox One. Answers to some big questions were left out of the presentation, such as price point, release date (they did confirm this year), and… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 20, 2013 0

I think if we are all honest with ourselves, people as a whole are letting the new Xbox reveal happening tomorrow get to us.  We had a month to stew it over and laugh it off, but if hop you… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 20, 2013 0 Sale

In celebration of announcing June 7th as the release date for On the Rain-Slicked Precipice of Darkness 4, the fine fellows at Penny Arcade are giving away free download codes for Precipice 3. Simply fly on over to Penny Arcade’s… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 20, 2013 0

Starvation. Insanity. Exposure. Mauling. Immolation. Electrocution. Anaphylactic shock. Human Sacrifice. Simply vanishing into the night. Collectively, these are not just… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 20, 2013 0 , ,

Beating up Superman: sure, we’ve all fantasized about it, but who among us has the chutzpah to really give a… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, May 7, 2013 1 Announcements

Square-Enix is attempting to stoke the pre-order fires by announcing that consumers who wish to pre-order Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix will receive a limited edition, 24-page hardcover art book from the universe where Mickey and materia collide. Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix, besides… Read More »