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More Thoughts From Me #52: Play & Learn

This More Thoughts From Me is about Edutainment games. You can and should learn from video games. Its great to have a fun game that has  an entertaining story. We all want that escape from reality. Fun is important. But why can’t you, sometimes at least, have fun and learn something too? Most people seem to think of Edutainment as a genre for kids. Many of these games are, in fact, designed for little kids. Some, such as Brain Age,…

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Nintendo Switch 2017 Lineup

Thanks to an image Nintendo posted on twitter, we now know some of Nintendo Switch’s lineup for 2017. Please take a look at the following image and read my thoughts on the lineup. Right now, we know five games that are coming to the Nintendo Switch on launch day: Breath of the Wild, 1-2 Switch, Super Bomberman R, Skylanders Imaginators and Just Dance. I can see Breath of the Wild and Skylanders selling well. I suppose Just Dance might do…

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More Thoughts From Me Special Edition: Not Ready To #Switch Yet

Last night, Nintendo streamed the Switch Presentation. And then this morning, Nintendo started streaming Treehouse Live. As I write this, the Treehouse Live is still streaming! For this special More Thoughts From Me, I will cover last nights presentation and what I’ve seen so far of Treehouse Live. I will write another More Thoughts in the future about any additional cool content. So what do I think of the Nintendo Switch so far? Well.. I’m not preordering the Nintendo Switch.…

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Shift DX Review

In Shift DX for the 3DS, you manipulate an environment to solve each level. Turn the level upside down, grab a key to move things that are blocking your way or seek out the light bulb to make other things disappear.

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Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove Announced for Nintendo Switch (and more!)

Yacht Club Games announced today that Shovel Knight will be making it way to Nintendo Switch! They will also be updating the game in various ways across multiple platforms. Shovel Knight started out as a Nintendo Wii U and 3DS exclusive game. It has since moved on to other consoles and will be adding yet another one soon: the Nintendo Switch! Yacht Club Games will be renaming Shovel Knight as Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove. They say that players will be…

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Nintendo Wii U and 3DS Eshop Sale Now Live

Once and awhile, Nintendo does a big digital sale on their games and some third party games. And today is one of those days! There is currently a bunch of Nintendo and third party games on sale for the Wii U and 3DS. Check out the details below. Nintendo is currently holding a big sale on the Wii U and 3DS eshops. Not only that, but if you are a My Nintendo member you’ll get 10 percent extra off of…

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More Thoughts From Me #50: We’ll See These Games Announced in 2017 (I hope)

Welcome to the New Year! I'll have a bunch of More Thoughts From Me this year...starting with this one. This time I want to talk about the games I hope get announced this year. Some of the following is based on rumors I've heard and others are based on what I'd like to see! What will 2017 bring us? These are my hopes...

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Ice Station Z Review

You are alone, out in the middle of nowhere with nothing, and a bunch of zombies want to kill you. Well, unless you play the online mode and then there are people everywhere and not many zombies.

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Lightwood Games’ Pic-a-Pix Color Is Coming in 2017 for Wii U and 3DS

Lightwood Games mostly focuses on word games, but occasionally, they will do something a bit different too. For instance, their next game is a Picross game called Pic-a-Pix Color! Lightwood Games next game, Pic-a-Pix Color will be coming to the 3DS and Wii U in 2017. There is no specific release date yet. Here is what we were told about the game in a recent PR email: ” The colour element sets this game apart from other Picross games, and…

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The Mercenaries Return for Another Saga: A Look At Mercenaries Saga 3

Mercenaries Saga 2 for the 3DS was one of my favorite games last year. It was a game that harkened back to the Final Fantasy Tactics series, while also bringing its own unique story, characters, and level up/job system. After I beat the game, I was already ready for the next one. And thankfully, just recently, Circle Entertainment brought Mercenaries Saga 3 to the North American 3DS eshop. Here are my impressions so far of the game. Mercenaries Saga 3…

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