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Enjoy the Resident Evil Renaissance – The Bubble is Bound to Burst


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Nintendo Back to Being Nintendo – Third Party Woes? Nah.


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Is This It for Super Smash Bros

When Nintendo unveiled Super Smash Bros Ultimate at E3 2018, my first reaction was, "Is this it for Smash Bros?" In a game that ...

 

More Thoughts From Me #124: Octopath Traveler Gets An Addictive New Demo

Last week during E3, Nintendo and Square Enix released a new demo for Octopath Traveler. We had seen a demo before for the game, ...

 

News Release: New Pokémon TGC Expansion Coming in August

Bellevue, WA — June 19, 2018—The Pokémon Company International today announced Sun & Moon—Celestial Storm, a brand-new expansion ...

 

Jurassic World Evolutions – First Impressions on Xbox One

Jurassic World has just launched in theatres, and the game based on the franchise has just launched on console. Jurassic World ...

 

E3 2018 – Nintendo Booth Tour

Nintendo at E3 2018 was a blast! We went back to visit my colleagues as the Nintendo Booth of E3 again this year. We had a lovely ...

 

Yoku’s Island Express Review

Only a few times in any generation of consoles do we get a title like Yoku's Island Express, a game full of charm, but coupled ...

 

Aventho Wireless from Beyerdynamic

A few months ago, the good people at Beyerdynamic sent us a box full of headsets, both those for casual listening and those for ...

 

Why We Play Mobile Games

Mobile gaming is becoming increasingly popular, and almost anyone know can have access to games within seconds by pulling out ...

 

News Release – LEGO The Incredibles Available Today

Toronto, Canada – June 15, 2018 – Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group, Disney and Pixar, announced ...

 

More Thoughts From Me E3 2018 Edition: And the Winner Is…

E3 2018 is over. That's it folks. It went by so fast! And I have a lot of mixed feeling about this E3. I'll get into that, plus ...

 

Soccer Slammers

Soccer Slammers is on Switch to celebrate the World Cup! Atooi are doing a lot of good games for the Nintendo Switch. They are ...

 

Alchemic Jousts

The tower defense genre can be a mixed bag at times. I’ve played some tower defense games that were really good, others that ...

 
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LEGO Juniors 10759 – The Incredibles Elastigirl’s Rooftop Pursuit

The Incredibles 2 hits theatres this weekend across North America, and to celebrate the movie launch - and the pending launch of ...

 
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Warner Bros Booth Tour at E3 2018

Warner Bros did not disappoint at E3 2018! I didn’t realize it until my booth tour was over with WB, but villainy was definitely ...

 

Fortnite Nintendo Switch Impressions

Fortnite came to the Nintendo Switch yesterday. If you have a Switch, you probably already know that. Its been reported that 2 ...

 

Daemon X Machina Live Gameplay Shown Today

Daemon X Machina was perhaps the biggest surprise of Nintendo’s E3 Direct. It was a game we had never heard of before and ...

 

Octopath Traveler Pre-purchase Available Now; New Demo Tomorrow

Octopath Traveler is coming out for the Nintendo Switch next month. Today, during Treehouse Live, Nintendo showed off more of the ...

 

Nintendo Back to Being Nintendo – Third Party Woes? Nah.

After a strong first year which saw the Nintendo Switch get great support from many third party developers, E3 2018 seems to be ...

 

Cyberpunk 2077 from CD PROJECT RED Looks Amazing

Cyberpunk 20177 is here folks, and the hype begins! While you might best no the team from CD PROJEKT RED because of their work on ...

 

Enjoy the Resident Evil Renaissance – The Bubble is Bound to Burst

Resident Evil is the franchise on everybody’s lips. Gamers are preparing to buy the second entry in their millions, Capcom ...

 
Mario Party

Are Long Time Mario Party Fans Getting the Game They Want?

Mario Party is back, channeling the original titles focus of board game playing, and ditching the recent team concept. And I’m all ...

 

Splatoon 2 News Update

Splatoon 2 news! Nintendo announced today that the Splatoon 2 single player will be coming soon. Real soon! Plus, they also ...

 
Pokemon Let's Go

Pokémon Lets Go Demoed at E3 2018 – New Details and Pricing

Pokémon Go has been a game I've come back to every once in a while, but since the announcement of Pokémon Let's Go Pikachu and ...

 

Brief Rundown of Nintendo’s E3 Direct – Nintendo of Canada PR

A lot of information was dumped on Nintendo fans during the companies 45 minute Nintendo Direct today, and we will have breakdowns ...

 

More Thoughts From Me E3 Edition: Smash Bros Switch Looks Amazing

We knew that Nintendo would have Smash Bros for the Nintendo Switch this year. We knew that for sure. But what else did Nintendo ...

 
 
 

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8.0 Mario Tennis Aces

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Mario Tennis Aces is hitting the Nintendo Switch at the exact right time, about half a year before Nintendo's next major multiplayer title - Super Smash Bros Ultimate - and just a few months before Nintendo's paid ...

Nintendo Switch
 

9.5 Dragon Lapis

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I’ve been enjoying Dragon Lapis for the 3DS a lot. Check out my preview of the game here. And now its time for my review of Dragon Lapis. Is this a 3DS rpg that you’ll want to download? I like how Dragon ...

3DS
 

7.0 Vampyr

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The dark and dreary setting of World War 1 London wasn't something I thought i would ever enjoy, but when you factor in vampires and an intriguing story, perceptions begin to change. From beginning to end, Vampyr ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido

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When watching gameplay of Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido, I was having a very difficult time getting excited. I'm a big fan of puzzle games, but on my mobile phone instead of consoles. It was for this reason that ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.5 Happy Birthdays

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I love simulation games. Animal Crossing is my all-time favorite game. I’m also a huge fan of Sim City and I even like The Sims. Well, kind of. But the simulation genre really appeals to me. So I had a feeling ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.0 Smoke and Sacrifice

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I’ve played a few survival rpgs and they are pretty fun. Yes, you will die a lot in survival rpgs, but you also get to do things in them that you don’t find yourself doing in other types of rpgs. For ...

Nintendo Switch
 
 

9.0 BlackBerry Motion

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I've been using the BlackBerry motion for a good 2-3 weeks now, and I'm thoroughly impressed with the product in my hands. BlackBerry gets a lot of flack and hate, some deserved and some not, but with their latest ...

PC
 

10 Samsung Series 7 55inch Q7 UHD QLED TV

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For the majority of people, a television set is, well, a televisions set, and while you might notice the weight difference between an LCD and an LED, or perhaps the brightness differences between a plasma and a ...

PC
 

9.0 Turtle Beach Stealth 600

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There are often serious debates about the necessity of a headphone set for your Xbox One or PS4, and when people decide it is important - paramount, in my opinion if you wish to game online with friends - the ...

PC
 

9.5 HERO Series Ewin Racing Chair

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A few months ago, I was pretty sure only one racing chair company existed, but it wasn't long before I realized there are tons of these companies out there, all trying to compete with each other in a very busy and ...

PC
 

9.0 SteelSeries Rival 310 Mouse

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SteelSeries is known for releasing a number of tournament grade, professional gaming PC accessories, and their Rival lineup is no stranger to the eSports scene. Many professional gaming teams are representing ...

PC
 

9.0 AKRacing Arctica Gaming Chair

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Over the past few months, we've reviewed more hardware and peripherals than we can shake a stick at, but from everything we have done - headsets, speakers, entertainment systems, and toys - we've never had the ...

PC
 
 

8.0 Walking Dead Season 2

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Last year, Telltale elevated point and click games to a new level with their first season of the award-winning The Walking Dead. Creating a follow-up to that fantastic set of titles was a difficult task for ...

PS3
 

6.5 NASCAR ’14

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Racing games can generally be played in a variety of ways. While those that love Gran Turismo the most might play it as a simulator, it's just as easy to experience it as some approximation of Mario Kart, crashing ...

PS3
 

9.0 Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster

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Cybernet was a video game focussed TV show here in the UK back when the PS2 launched. When they weren't showing and reshowing the opening of Metal Gear Solid 2, they were showing and reshowing clips from Final ...

PS3
 

6.5 Pac-Man Museum

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Video gaming's first yellow circular celebrity has turned 30 this year, and instead of getting trashed with friends Inky, Blinky, Pinky and Clyde, he's taking a trip down memory lane, through the highlights (and ...

PS3
 

6.5 Killer is Dead

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Killer is Dead is a hard game to pin down. You play as an executioner for a government agency that hunts out murderers for the general public. It plays a little like something from Platinum, a third-person action ...

PS3
 

7.5 Lightning Returns Final Fantasy XIII

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The Final Fantasy XIII franchise has managed to completely split the Final Fantasy fandom down the middle, becoming a punchline for a certain sort of online persona. In the echo chamber, those that are angry shout ...

PS3
 
 

9.5 Detroit: Become Human

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Just last month, Sony and Santa Monica Studios wow'd us with the release of God of War, a reboot of the popular franchise on modern consoles that not only surpassed review expectations, but smashed sales records as ...

PS4
 

8.5 South Park: The Fractured But Whole

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To fully appreciate a South Park game, you need to have a decent appreciation for the long running TV show, and inappropriate jokes. The Fractured But Whole is a dirty, inappropriate joke filled adventure that, if ...

PS4
 

10 God of War

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Outside of Telltale titles were the story is king and gameplay is secondary, there are few games available today that blend both well, at the same time. God of War has done this, has blown my mind, and is definitely ...

PS4
 

8.0 MLB The Show 18

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MLB The Show 18 is breaking any major new ground in their year-to-year baseball outing, but does slightly build on The Show 17 in enough ways to make picking up the latest iteration money well spent. While the new ...

PS4
 

9.0 Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom

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Japanese Roll Playing Games go with PlayStation like butter on bread, but not all JRPG experiences are the same, in terms of storyline, game mechanics, or overall quality. In 2018 - and when compared to what was ...

PS4
 

7.0 Dynasty Warriors 9

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The Dynasty Warriors franchise has a huge following, and although I haven't bee playing the series for long - was drawn in during the Zelda remix days when Hyrule Warriors was released - I've come to enjoy the ...

PS4
 
 

7.5 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

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The biggest change to the Borderlands formula in Pre-Sequel - aside from the game's setting, which affects gameplay and aesthetics in a number of ways - are the game's character classes, all based on characters ...

XBox360
 

7.5 Trials Fusion

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Trials Fusion is the newest title in the physics-defying bike series. In this game, you have to earn medals across a variety of tracks. You earn the medals through completing these stages in a certain time, and ...

XBox360
 

6.5 Plants vs Zombies Garden Warfare

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PopCap did a lot of things right when they developed Plants vs Zombies for every platform imaginable - Mac, PC, Xbox, Playstation, DS, iOS, and Android - and the success of that game has led to multiple sequels. ...

XBox360
 

8.5 Persona 4 Arena

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Persona 4 Arena, developed by Arc System Works and published by Atlus, takes the stars of the critically acclaimed JRPG Persona 4, and places them in a 2D style fighting game, where they are forced to do battle with ...

XBox360
 

6.5 Call of Duty Ghost

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Developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision, Ghosts is the latest instalment in the popular Call Of Duty franchise.Best known for it's highly addictive online multiplayer, Call Of Duty: Ghosts also offers ...

XBox360
 

7.5 Battlefield 4

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Developed by Dice and published by EA, Battlefield 4 is the latest instalment in the popular online multiplayer FPS franchise, Battlefield.The online multiplayer portion of the game is where the majority of appeal ...

XBox360
 
 

Maleficent Has Invaded Disney Magic Kingdoms!

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If you missed out on the live stream from last week, Gameloft and the developers behind Disney Magic Kingdoms unveiled and showed up Maleficent, and the evil she was getting up to in Disney Magic Kingdoms. This new ...

XBox360
 

8.0 Lucky Larrys Lobstermania 2

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It’s not often you will find depth in an online casino game, but as the online marketplace for casino games gets more saturated, more and more companies will look to add a little something extra to their ...

Android
 

8.0 Robocop Slot Game

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The summer of 2017 turned out to be quite exciting for science fiction loving slots enthusiast who were treated with a proper gem of a game brewed by the world’s leading omni-channel online gaming software provider ...

Android
 

7.5 Blackjack!

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Casino games on mobile are becoming increasingly more popular as younger people are looking for a cheaper - no real money is won or lost here, although there are micro transactions - alternative to the casino. As ...

Android
 

Rivers Casino App P

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It's difficult to pick a casino app to gamble on. People who use these things want the very best, because they're going to use them a lot, and because they'll want something that emulates the true casino experience ...

Android
 

9.0 Fallout Shelter

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Fallout Shelter is… wait a minute, I just need to collect these resources. There we go. As I was saying, this free-to-play game is… hang on, I need to deal with these raiders. Phew. Right, let me turn my phone off ...

iOS
 
 

6.5 Revenant Saga

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Revenant Saga is rpg developer KEMCO's newest game for the Wii U. I played this game and now I can tell you all about it! Is Revenant Saga a good rpg?

Wii U
 

6.5 Animal Gods

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Wii U indie games are starting to become a rare thing. Whenever a new Wii U game comes out, I find myself smiling and hoping that its a good game. Anmal Gods for Wii U came out last week. I have been playing it for ...

Wii U
 

8.5 Back to Bed

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One of the best things about Indies is that they are not afraid of being weird. Indies generally take more chances than third party developers and create games that are unique and interesting. Not all of these ...

Wii U
 

8.0 Plantera

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If Harvest Moon and a cute 2D tower defense game had a love child, it might look like Plantera for the Wii U and 3DS eshops. Build a garden, add animals, and defend that garden like crazy from outside threats! ...

Wii U
 

2.0 Star Splash: Shattered Star

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As we near the end of the Wii U's life, we would hope that any Indie games still coming to eshop would be good. Star Splash: Shattered Star is a brand new game for the Wii U. Is this game any good or is it a Wii U ...

Wii U
 

8.5 Radiantflux: Hyperfractal

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Radiantflux: Hyperfractal for Wii U isn't your typical game. It does contain some typical games, but as a whole package, Radiantflux is very odd. Is this a good odd game or a bad odd game? Please read my review to ...

Wii U
 
 

4.0 Z-Run

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To many people, the Playstation Vita is a system known best for only its Indies and its ports. When I saw the trailer for Vita Indie game Z-Run, I was shocked to find out it wasn't a port from a mobile game. With ...

Vita
 

8.5 Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc

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Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc is a zany experience filled with boundless creativity. Developed by Spike Chunsoft (the studio responsible for similar games in the Zero Escape series), and originally released for ...

Vita
 

8.0 Surge Deluxe

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The match 3 puzzle genre has been lacking innovation as of late. Thankfully, Futurlab has an extraordinary habit of changing up the ‘norm’ and Surge Deluxe is certainly no exception!!

Vita
 

9.0 Tearaway

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Tearaway is, simply put, a creative gem. It’s a game solely created to showcase the power of Vita’s hardware, and just how pleasant of an experience a videogame can be.

Vita
 

8.0 Street Fighter X Tekken

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Street Fighter X Tekken was kind of a big deal when it was first announced, and perhaps even helped the Mortal Kombat remake to herald in a new wave of fighting titles. Along with its companion title, the long ...

Vita
 

9.5 Persona 4 Golden

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Atlus has always been known to deliver niche JRPG experiences; games that don’t sell well but are critical darlings. They have plenty of exceptional titles under their belt such as Catherine and Shin Megami Tensei ...

Vita
 
 

9.5 Dragon Lapis

Read Review Dragon Lapis Review

I’ve been enjoying Dragon Lapis for the 3DS a lot. Check out my preview of the game here. And now its time for my review of Dragon Lapis. Is this a 3DS rpg that you’ll want to download? I like how Dragon ...

3DS
 

8.0 Detective Pikachu

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Even if you are not a long time fan of the Pokémon franchise, there is one thing you probably do know: Pokémon don’t talk to humans and humans don’t talk to Pokémon. Sure, based on emotions of a Pokémon - or even ...

3DS
 

7.0 Machine Knight

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There are not too many developers releasing 3DS eshop games at anymore. Most of the developers have switched over to the Switch. One of the developers that it is still putting out games for the 3DS is KEMCO. Their ...

3DS
 

6.5 Squareboy Vs. Bullies: Arena Edition

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I reviewed Squareboy Vs. Bullies: Arena Edition on the Nintendo Switch. I thought the game was good but not a great game. Last week, Squareboy was brought to the Nintendo 3DS. Is the game better on the 3DS, not as ...

3DS
 

9.0 Pokémon Ultra Sun & Pokémon Ultra Moon

Read Review Pokémon Ultra Sun & Pokémon Ultra Moon Review

The typical Pokémon generation of video games has been highlighted by two initial releases, followed by one ‘complete’ release. You had Pokémon Red and Blue, and then Pokémon Yellow. You had Gold and Siler, and then ...

3DS
 

7.5 Mario Party: The Top 100

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Mario Party titles have been on the downswing in recent years, with things beginning to fall off the rails around Mario Party 6 or 7. While the final three installments of the franchise have still been great fun - ...

3DS
 
 

7.0 Vampyr

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The dark and dreary setting of World War 1 London wasn't something I thought i would ever enjoy, but when you factor in vampires and an intriguing story, perceptions begin to change. From beginning to end, Vampyr ...

XBox One
 

7.0 State of Decay 2

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Microsoft's focus in 2018 so far has been multiplayer experiences; this began with Sea of Thieves which launched just a few months ago in March, which has been followed up by the highly anticipated open world zombie ...

XBox One
 

7.0 Sea of Thieves

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Sea of Thieves is a game that is LOADED with potential, but little of which is released at this time. It's also a game I will keep coming back to from time-to-time to see what has been changed and updated. What is ...

XBox One
 

9.0 Far Cry 5

Read Review Far Cry 5 Review

When a franchise gets into it's 4th or 5th title, sometimes bad habits or complacency sets in and what consumers ultimately get at retail is a paired down, lackluster experience that disappoints in many ways. ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Real Farm

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Farming Simulation games have a huge following, mostly from European gamers, and because of the immense success of the Farming Simulator franchise, more and more companies are coming to the table with their own ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Railway Empire

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I've been a fan of trains ever since I was young; I've owned electric train sets, LEGO train sets, and have played my fair share of train simulation titles. Nothing ever grabbed my attention, however, like the great ...

XBox One
 
 

8.0 Mario Tennis Aces

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Mario Tennis Aces is hitting the Nintendo Switch at the exact right time, about half a year before Nintendo's next major multiplayer title - Super Smash Bros Ultimate - and just a few months before Nintendo's paid ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.0 Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido

Read Review Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido Review

When watching gameplay of Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido, I was having a very difficult time getting excited. I'm a big fan of puzzle games, but on my mobile phone instead of consoles. It was for this reason that ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.5 Happy Birthdays

Read Review Happy Birthdays Review

I love simulation games. Animal Crossing is my all-time favorite game. I’m also a huge fan of Sim City and I even like The Sims. Well, kind of. But the simulation genre really appeals to me. So I had a feeling ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.0 Smoke and Sacrifice

Read Review Smoke and Sacrifice Review

I’ve played a few survival rpgs and they are pretty fun. Yes, you will die a lot in survival rpgs, but you also get to do things in them that you don’t find yourself doing in other types of rpgs. For ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.5 Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Deluxier Edition

Read Review Knights of Pen and Paper +1 Deluxier Edition

Do you miss the old days of pen, paper, and dice rpgs? Oh wait, do you still play those types of rpgs? There’s nothing at all wrong that! Of course, you could be like me and you never played those rpgs at all. ...

Nintendo Switch
 

9.0 Battle Chasers: Nightwar

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Battle Chasers: Nightwar is based on a 90s comic book by artist Joe Madureira. The game was recently released on the Nintendo Switch eshop. We received a review code and checked it out. Is Battle Chasers: Nightwar a ...

Nintendo Switch