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9.0 Creative T50 Wireless Speaker

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7.5 Trials Fusion

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More Thoughts From Me #17: Nintendo Shouldn’t be in the Cellphone Gaming Market

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7.0 New Frontier Days

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7.0 Super Bomberman R

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6.0 1-2 Switch

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10 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

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8.5 Back to Bed

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4.0 Z-Run

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8.5 Danganronpa Trigger Happy Havoc

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8.0 Surge Deluxe

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Vita
 

9.0 Tearaway

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8.0 Street Fighter X Tekken

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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 ...

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9.5 Dragon Sinker

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Just because something is "retro inspired" doesn't always make it good. I've played some good retro inspired games and some pretty bad ones too. For me, a retro inspired game should be like an old game but doesn't ...

3DS
 

7.0 Mario Sports Superstars

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3DS
 

7.5 Legna Tactica

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Final Fantasy Tactics. Disaega. Fire Emblem. Legna Tactica. Wait. What was that last one? Legna Tactica is a brand new strategy rpg for the 3DS eshop. Much like the other games named, you’ll be moving your ...

3DS
 

8.5 Lifespeed

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When I bought my New 3DS, I knew there wasn’t many exclusive games for it. Still, I really wanted one of the systems because the SNES Virtual Console and also how the system improved on the internet browser. ...

3DS
 

9.5 Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World

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When Yoshi's Woolly World launched on the Wii U last year it was met with high praise, and for good reason. Graphically, it was a masterpiece; the graphics were supported by outstanding sound and the great ...

3DS
 

9.0 Dragon Quest 8

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Bringing all of these older Dragon Quest games to the Nintendo 3DS is a brilliant idea, and I'm loving every minute of it. Although Dragon Quest 8 doesn't boast the obvious improvements we saw in Dragon Quest 7

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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. ...

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8.0 Yooka-Laylee

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For a long time, I've longed for the revival of Banjo and Kazooie, knowing full well that it would never happen. We got a small view of that when Nuts and Bolts released on the Xbox 360, but frankly, it wasn't the sam

XBox One
 

8.5 LEGO Worlds

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I've been playing LEGO Worlds for about a week now, and have really been enjoying almost every minute of it. LEGO Worlds is so different from other LEGO games in the best way possible. While I still enjoy every LEGO ...

XBox One
 

8.0 Halo Wars 2

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I long debated doing this review for Halo Wars 2, and while I plan to affix a score to this when I’m finished, I feel like readers should look at this as impressions. I have one reason for this: RTS games do ...

XBox One
 

8.5 Sniper Elite 4

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If you were going to pass on Sniper Elite 4 because of the slight debacle that was Sniper Elite 3, I would forgive you, although tell you that it was a terrible mistake. For everything that was wrong with Sniper ...

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8.0 Gigantic

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Step into the gigantic Battle Arena with Motiga and Perfect World Entertainment’s 3D Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) hit Gigantic. Currently Gigantic is in its open public beta stage for everyone to enjoy. ...

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