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Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn Demo Impressions

The 3DS is dead, long live the…wait a second. What’s that? A 3DS game is coming out next month. You have to be kidding me! What game is coming to the 3DS?! Its Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn! And Nintendo released a demo for the game today. I still play my 3DS every day and so I decided to download the demo. Here are my thoughts on it. Kirby’s Extra Epic Yarn for the 3DS is an enhanced port of a…

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Everspace Review

Finally, the wildly popular space-shooter roguelike Everspace has made its way to the Nintendo Switch! Originally released in May 2017, Everspace is a beautifully minimalistic roguelike adventure game. Produced and developed by veteran indie developer ROCKFISH Games, Everspace utilizes the Unreal Engine 4 and has snagged many awards since its initial release. It was released for the Nintendo Switch late last year, and we have eagerly waiting to get our hands on it ever since. I can't wait to see how this port fairs on the Switch, so let's get right to it!

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Gaming on the Google Pixel Slate

Thanks to our good friends at Google Canada, we had the opportunity to take the Google Pixel Slate for a spin over the holidays, and since my family has enjoyed Android gaming on the Google Pixelbook, we figured we'd give it a try on the Slate as well. And the experience is, well, relativley similar, with one major important caveat: the keyboard disconnects.

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More Thoughts From Me #159: The Switch Finds Its (War) Groove

I don’t like Advance Wars. I’ve tried to like the series, but its just never hooked me. But when I saw WarGroove for the Nintendo Switch for the first time, I thought it looked cool. Yes, some of it looks inspired by Advance Wars, but the fantasy setting appealed to me more than Advance Wars military setting. So I was interested in the game and I become more interested as I saw further footage. So yes, I bought WarGroove for…

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Switching to Final Fantasy IX

I just beat Kingdom Hearts 3. And then Square Enix sent us a review code for Final Fantasy IX. Talk about perfect timing! I was totally ready to revisit this classic on the Switch. So how does FF9 hold up? Have I noticed any differences from the PS1 version? Am I having fun with the game so far? Here are my early impressions of Final Fantasy IX for Nintendo Switch. Final Fantasy IX is the first of the PS1/PS2 classic…

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Is Daemon X Machina’s Prototype Missions Demo Worth A Look?

We got a few free things after the Nintendo Direct yesterday. There was a free-to-play game and a free demo. And then there was the biggest and most unexpected free thing: a demo of Daemon X Machina! The game is still being worked on and it looks like the developer wants feedback, hence the free look at the game. What do I think of Daemon X Machina Prototype Missions? Check out my impressions below. When I first saw Daemon X…

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Yoshi Gets Crafty: A Look At the Yoshi’s Crafted World Demo

Yoshi’s Crafted World is coming to the Nintendo Switch next month. I didn’t know if we would get a demo for the game and I definitely did not expect one this month. However, yesterday we did a get a free demo. You can download it now on the eshop, but please stick around to read my thoughts on the Yoshi’s Crafted World demo first. Ever since I first saw Yoshi’s Crafted World, I thought it looked like a cute and…

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Do We Need Tetris 99?

Yesterday during the Nintendo Direct, a surprise free-to-play game was announced. The game is Tetris 99. I’ve played it and now I have some impressions to share. Do we need Tetris 99? Tetris 99, a free-to-play game for the Nintendo Switch, came to the eshop yesterday. The game pits you in a game of Tetris against 99 other people. It is an online, multiplayer only game. As far as I can tell, there are no extra things to buy. Tetris…

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Far Cry New Dawn Review

I usually do my best to avoid any story spoilers, but when providing context for Far Cry New Dawn, that seems a near impossible task. So here we go, an official Spoiler Alert: At the end of Far Cry 5, a nuclear weapon is detonated over Hope County. This sets in motion a chain of events that lead to New Dawn, set 17 years into the post-apocalyptic life of the same region. A new threat has emerged and taken control of the region, and once again it is up to us to stop them.

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Final Fantasy Switch Games Release Updates

During today’s Nintendo Direct, we found out some more information about the Final Fantasy games that are coming to the Switch! We have the updates below along with a launch trailer for Final Fantasy 9. Final Fantasy 9 came out today! We plan to have review of that game as soon as possible here at Not only that, but Final Fantasy 7 is coming on March 26! I am super excited to play that game on the Switch and…

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