Category Archives: Features

Exclusive Experience at the Toronto Nintendo Switch Event

By: Jillian Thistle With the release of the new Nintendo Switch on March 3rd, Nintendo has taken the switch to a few major cities to show fans what the new console will look like. Toronto, ON, Canada was one of … Continue reading

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Sandbox Selects – Our Favorite Indie Games

Compiled by: Dylan Hardy Indie games have been on a steady rise over the past few years and for a lot of people, some of their favorite games ever come from this genre. They come in all shapes and sizes … Continue reading

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Sandbox Selects – Our favorite video game characters

Compiled by: Ashley Quirke Everyone has a favorite video game character! Someone that makes a game that much more enjoyable to play just for their being in it. Maybe you have a few favorites. Whether they’re funny, smart, sassy, or … Continue reading

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Get Excited! NGX 2016 is Coming: Talking About this year’s Newfoundland Gaming Expo

By: Ashley Quirke and John Michael Bennett Since 2014, Sandbox Gaming has been hosting the annual Newfoundland Gaming Expo. The expo is a weekend of gaming-themed fun, including tournaments, casual play, panels and contests. This year, Sandbox Gaming will host … Continue reading

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Sandbox Remembers: Newfoundland Gaming Expo 2014 and 2015

Compiled by Ashley Quirke   Though it may seem early in the year, July is fast approaching, and with it comes the third annual Newfoundland Gaming Expo. NGX2016 will be happening from July 22-24. This year promises to be bigger … Continue reading

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#Pokémon20: Missingno the glitch and pop culture phenomenon

By John Michael Bennett I have been playing Pokémon since 1998, and have watched as the phenomenon has ebbed and flowed in popularity since then. But in 1998, there was no doubt that Pokémon was in and if you were … Continue reading

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# Pokémon20: Sandbox Selects – Our Favourite First Generation Pokémon

Compiled by: Rachel Frederick With Pokémon celebrating 20 years recently and the opportunity to get Pokémon Red, Blue, and Yellow on the virtual console for the 3DS. We thought there was no better way to honour the lovely games, shows, … Continue reading

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Super Mario Makers make “full games” for your enjoyment

By: John Michael Bennett Since its release in September 2015, Super Mario Maker, has seen over 6.2 million user-created levels uploaded. While many have been frustrated by terribly-designed levels, there are many great gems out there. Furthermore, since the game … Continue reading

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Sandbox Selects: Our Favourite Games of 2015

Compiled By: Rachel Frederick The year has come and gone, bringing with it many exciting opportunities for everyone with all the new games that were released in 2015. Every console has gotten some great new games for every gamer to … Continue reading

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Sandbox Selects: Our 10 favourite Scary Games for Halloween

Compiled by: Rachel Frederick It is only a few days until Halloween! October is a great month to let your inner scaredy cat out and test your bravery. For Sandbox Gaming, we enjoy celebrating this great month by streaming scary … Continue reading

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