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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, August 11, 2012 0 DLC

Two exclusive pre-order download content packs for Activision’s upcoming Bond shooter, 007 Legends, were announced Friday morning. Customers pre-ordering through Amazon will get access to the Nemesis Pack, while the 007 Pack will coming home with Gamestop shoppers. The Nemesis Pack will give… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 22, 2012 0 ,

Once upon a time, we had something in games that was paramount to all other qualities; we called it “Fun.”… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 20, 2012 0 Previews

With E3 came our first look at some of the upcoming titles for Nintendo’s Wii U launch later this holiday season. Of course, the first thing every Nintendo system launch needs (whether it gets it or not) is a Mario… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 19, 2012 0

To call Botanicula “a charming game” is almost an insult. Video games, for the most part, have given up on… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 7, 2012 0 ,

EA showed off the first taste of Dead Space 3 with a small handful of screenshots at E3 in Los Angeles. Details are still a little bit thin, but we do know a few things. First of all, Dead Space… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 6, 2012 0 ,

Monday, Square Enix released their first gameplay trailer for Theatrhythm, a 3DS rhythm game based on characters and music from Final Fantasy. The game looks interesting, if  nothing else, but personally, my favorite thing about this trailer is assuming that… Read More »

By Nick McDonald, June 6, 2012 0

Twisted Pixel Games, the insane geniuses behind such madcapped hits as ‘Splosion Man, Comic Jumper, and The Gunstringer, have announced their next title, the mysterious Lococycle. Besides the vague video, they also issued a somewhat clandestine story in their press… Read More »