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Press Release: Steven Wilson Scoring Last Day in June

Award-winning prog-rock musician Steven Wilson, whose newest album To the Bone released last week, is featured in a new ...

 

More Thoughts From Me #82: The Truth Is Still Out There

I’m about to carbon date myself a little. I remember when the X-Files originally started in the 90s. I was just a kid. I had ...

 

One More Dungeon crawls onto the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Vita This Year

Ratalaika Games is of the best Indie publishers out there. They have a new game, League of Evil, coming to the Switch next week! ...

 

LEGO Worlds Is Coming to Nintendo Switch – Teaser Trailer

LEGO Worlds will be coming to the Nintendo Switch next month. Check out this new teaser trailer for the game. LEGO Worlds is ...

 

Disney Cruise Line’s Midship Detective Agency

The newer Disney Cruise Line ships - the Disney Fantasy and the Disney Dream - both have something that the older ships - the ...

 

Press Release: The Escapists 2 Available Now

UK – 22nd August 2017 – Award-winning international games label Team17 and developer Mouldy Toof are excited to announce that the ...

 

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Machine Tribe Video

With Middle-Earth: Shadow of War just weeks away - OK, many weeks, but I can hope - Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment ...

 

Uncharted The Lost Legacy Review

Although I would never recommend someone play Uncharted The Lost Legacy before playing the other titles in the series, part of me ...

 

Zoink and EA Will Bring FE to Nintendo Switch

When I played Stick It to the Man on Wii U, I became a Zoink! fan. The developer has such an odd and wonderful sense of humor in ...

 

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 Chronopolis Trailer

Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 is coming out later this year! We find out more about it all the time. And now with Gamescom going, the ...

 

Press Release: SQUARE ENIX AND CRYSTAL DYNAMICS ANNOUNCE RISE OF THE TOMB RAIDER ENHANCEMENTS FOR XBOX ONE X

REDWOOD SHORES, CA (August 21, 2017) – Square Enix® and award-winning studio Crystal Dynamics® today announced enhancements ...

 

UK Government Planning To Tax Free Spins At Online Casinos

The UK Government are looking to reintroduce a duty tax on free spins along with related discounts. The bill was due to go ahead ...

 

CSGO: Tips for Gameplay and Betting

At first glance, Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO) looks like just another first person multiplayer shooter game. However, ...

 

More Thoughts From Me Special Edition: I Have A Switch!

I thought I wasn’t going to get a Nintendo Switch till Christmas. And then, one day recently, I found out we were able to ...

 

Powerpuff Girls Rescue Lego Dimensions in September

The Powerpuff Girls will be released for Lego Dimensions next month. Check out a new trailer below. The Powerpuff Girls packs ...

 

Sonic Mania Review

When I heard another Sonic game was going to be release, I - along with almost everyone else - was pretty skeptical as things have ...

 

Walmart Will Get An Exclusive Splatoon 2 Nintendo Switch Bundle Next Month

Don’t have a Nintendo Switch yet? Are you interested in Splatoon 2? You may want to wait until next month to buy a Switch! ...

 

Which Video Slot Game is Your Ideal Match?

Online video slots are one of the most popular games around, with literally hundreds of all kinds to choose from. The music, the ...

 

New Trailer for the LEGO Ninjago Movie Video Game

Unless you've been living under a rock, it should be no surprise that the LEGO Ninjago Movie will be launching this September at a ...

 

Pixel Pals As a Household Item

Having nerdy household items is something my wife and I really enjoy. We have an Infinity Gauntlet oven mitt, a Super Nintendo ...

 

How Mobile Tech Has Introduced New Gaming Opportunities

The beginning of gaming at home can really be traced back to computers like the Spectrum and Commodore 64 becoming available. ...

 

Pokémon Sun and Moon: Burning Shadows Decks Quite Balanced

Over the last week, and basically ever since The Pokémon Company sent over a box of the latest Pokémon Sun and Moon expansion, ...

 

Press Release: CLOUDGINE PROVES THE SKY IS THE LIMIT IN NEW CLOUD GAMING PROOF-OF-CONCEPT VIDEOGAME

The term - or perhaps genre - titled Proof-of-Concept Video Games is not something most average video game enthusiasts would ...

 

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Have you ever played a video game, sunk many hours into it, and realize that a familiar phrase out of your mouth was, "What the ...

 

Press Release: Conan Exiles Available Now on Xbox One – Includes Frozen North Expansion

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9.0 Uncharted The Lost Legacy

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Although I would never recommend someone play Uncharted The Lost Legacy before playing the other titles in the series, part of me loves the short nature of this experience that might be more digestible for those ...

PS4
 

8.5 Sonic Mania

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When I heard another Sonic game was going to be release, I - along with almost everyone else - was pretty skeptical as things have not been great as of late for the blue blur. That being said, I've looked forward to ...

Nintendo Switch
 

10 Chicken Wiggle

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You may say to yourself: do I need a game called Chicken Wiggle in my life? And you may say to yourself: self, what is a Chicken Wiggle? I will attempt to answer both those questions in my review of Chicken Wiggle ...

3DS
 

9.5 Miitopia

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Miitopia is not Tomodachi Life. That said, there are some things they have in common and of course I will be mentioning Tomodachi Life some in this review. Don't worry though, you don't have to play Tomoadachi Life ...

3DS
 

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
 

7.5 Namco Museum

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If you are old - and we are talking born in the 70s - you probably remember playing a number of classic arcade games like Dig Dug, Pacman, and of course, Galaga. If you ever really enjoyed these early 80s and 90s ...

Nintendo Switch
 
 

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 Kasda AC 1900M Smart Wifi Gigabit Router

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I'm going to be perfectly honest with you: I've never reviewed a wireless router in my whole entire life, but somehow I hope my thoughts will be qualified enough for you to actually consider them! I know how ...

PC
 

9.5 iRoar from Creative

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We have been playing around with the Creative iRoar Bluetooth Speaker for about a month now, and are thoroughly loving it! Although we have reviewed a number of units in the past - including a few lower level items ...

PC
 

9.5 Steel Series Apex M500 Keyboard

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Steel Series is a leading innovator in the pc and console hardware marketplace, and the quality of their products has always been top notch. We have looked at a ton of Steel Series products over the last year, and ...

PC
 

9.0 Creative MUVO 2 Speakers

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The marketplace for portable Bluetooth speakers in incredibly crowded; the quality across all the brands is usually sub-par, with each company working towards having the cheapest item on the market.

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
 
 

9.0 Uncharted The Lost Legacy

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Although I would never recommend someone play Uncharted The Lost Legacy before playing the other titles in the series, part of me loves the short nature of this experience that might be more digestible for those ...

PS4
 

8.5 Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles

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Harvest Moon type games have an instant attraction to so many gamers because of the laid back nature of their game play mechanics. Generally, games like Harvest Moon are relaxing titles, a great way to rid yourself ...

PS4
 

9.0 MLB The Show 17

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I'm not a huge baseball fan to be sure, but ever since my local Toronto Blue Jays have decided to be good, I've paid more attention to them, and the sport, than ever before. With a slight appreciation for baseball - ...

PS4
 

9.5 Horizon Zero Dawn

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New game IPs and new franchises are always exciting, but understandably terrifying at the same time. There is so much that could go wrong with new ideas, characters, and game play mechanics, but at the same time, so ...

PS4
 

8.0 Tales of Berseria

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When compared to the Xbox One, the PS4 in my home gets very little use. Outside of a few great exlcusives such as the Uncharted Series, having a PS4 in my house doesn't serve much more of a purpose. That is, except ...

PS4
 

7.5 The Last Guardian

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The Last Guardian on Playstation 4 will take you on a rollercoaster of emotions, something not easily done in today's video game marketplace. Through a touching story, you will see the backstory of our heroic ...

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 ...

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7.5 Namco Museum

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If you are old - and we are talking born in the 70s - you probably remember playing a number of classic arcade games like Dig Dug, Pacman, and of course, Galaga. If you ever really enjoyed these early 80s and 90s ...

Nintendo Switch
 

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Mobile Announced

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If you aren't excited for Middle-Earth: Shadow of War, head over to YouTube and check out some of the great coverage available from E3 2017. For those that played Shadow of Mordor and loved it, Shadow of War cannot ...

Nintendo Switch
 

Press Release: Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition Is Now Available on iOS and Android via the App Store and Google Play

Read Review Press Release: Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition Is Now Available on iOS and Android via the App Store and Google Play

ATLANTA – July 27, 2017 – Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition, a new lane runner set in the bright, cheerful world of Cartoon Network’s fan-favorite TV series Adventure Time,launched today for mobile devices. The ...

Nintendo Switch
 

New Handheld System, New Games from Nintendo This Month

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The 3DS family is long from dead, and although many out on the Internet are thinking it's curtains for one of Nintendo's most successful consoles, Nintendo continues to support the platform with new games, and yes, ...

Nintendo Switch
 

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
 

Pokemon Go’s Halloween Event Starts This Wednesday

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Pokemon Go will have a Halloween event starting this Wednesday. We have a trailer and press release for the event below. ” POKÉMON GO CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN WITH GLOBAL IN-GAME EVENT Increased Encounters of ...

Android
 
 

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
 
 

10 Chicken Wiggle

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You may say to yourself: do I need a game called Chicken Wiggle in my life? And you may say to yourself: self, what is a Chicken Wiggle? I will attempt to answer both those questions in my review of Chicken Wiggle ...

3DS
 

9.5 Miitopia

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Miitopia is not Tomodachi Life. That said, there are some things they have in common and of course I will be mentioning Tomodachi Life some in this review. Don't worry though, you don't have to play Tomoadachi Life ...

3DS
 

7.0 Kid Tripp

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I've played some good games in the runner genre and some bad ones too. Runners can be fun, despite the lack of control in movement, and there can be a lot of challenge and surprise to them. Kid Tripp is runner for ...

3DS
 

8.0 Hey! Pikmin

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The Pikmin franchise has been one of Nintendo's best since the original title released many years ago on the Nintendo Gamecube. Since then, Nintendo has been careful to not over extend the franchise, but only ...

3DS
 

8.5 Ever Oasis

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Ever Oasis is one of those titles that no amount of video, and no amount of dialogue with others will convince you to purchase and play it. This review, perhaps, might be one of those things that unfortunately is ...

3DS
 

9.0 Runbow Pocket

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The ways of Runbow Pocket for 3DS are heartless and unforgiving. You will die a lot in this game. And the game will make fun of you. Every. Single. Time. So why should you play such a heartless game? Why should you ...

3DS
 
 

8.0 The Golf Club 2

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When I played The Golf Club a few years back, I saw a lot of promise marred by some inconsistencies and lack of content that ultimately made that experience short lived. I was skeptical when I heard The Golf Club 2 ...

XBox One
 

9.0 Injustice 2

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Injustice 2 isn't really your typical fighting game, and although it has all the makings of a solid fighting game - which it is - it is still not 'typical.' What is typical? Typical isn't a bad thing, but it's an ...

XBox One
 

7.0 Flatout 4 Total Insanity

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To say that a number of the previous Flatout titles were a disappointment would be an understatement, so heading into Flatout 4, I wasn't particularly enthusiastic about what I was about to play. When compared to ...

XBox One
 

8.0 The Surge

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Many companies are seeing the appeal of the "Dark Souls Formula" and are attempting to create difficult games in the same vein. While most of these games fall flat, The Surge gets pretty close, and yet still so far. ...

XBox One
 

6.5 Sniper Ghost Warrior 3

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The Xbox One and Playstation 4 have been inundated with stealth based titles, with each game trying to do something else that the others aren't, to set themselves apart. Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 feels a lot like ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Shiness The Lightning Kingdom

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Lately, I've wanted to spend my hard earned dollars on indie games as opposed to AAA releases. I feel like more heart and soul goes into an indie release, and when they are really good, I want to tell everyone. ...

XBox One
 
 

8.5 Sonic Mania

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When I heard another Sonic game was going to be release, I - along with almost everyone else - was pretty skeptical as things have not been great as of late for the blue blur. That being said, I've looked forward to ...

Nintendo Switch
 

7.5 Namco Museum

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If you are old - and we are talking born in the 70s - you probably remember playing a number of classic arcade games like Dig Dug, Pacman, and of course, Galaga. If you ever really enjoyed these early 80s and 90s ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.5 Overcooked: Special Edition

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Overcooked has been available before, but players were tied to their consoles if they wanted to play. With the Special Edition launch on the Nintendo Switch, Overcooked is now available on the go, and it is one of ...

Nintendo Switch
 

8.0 I and Me

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I and Me is a beautiful and charming puzzle game that is sure to make you smile more than once as you play through the numerous levels. Although perhaps it would have been nice to have more content, what is ...

Nintendo Switch
 

9.0 Splatoon 2

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Not many games entice me to be online often like Splatoon 2 when it comes to Nintendo products. Even with Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, I generally spend way more time offline with friends locally, than online with ...

Nintendo Switch
 

9.0 ARMS

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If you haven't heard or played ARMS yet on the Nintendo Switch, there is a good chance you've been living under a rock. Although initially fans were unsure what to think, recent Testpunch events have changed the ...

Nintendo Switch