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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond First Thoughts

I’ve never been a Pokémon fan. I thought Pokémon was not for me. Then I saw footage of Brilliant Diamond/Shining Pearl and it looked good! So I asked to review the game. And now I have some first thoughts on Pokémon Brilliant Diamond. Yesterday, I received a review code for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond. First of all, thank you Nintendo Canada. Second of all… I am now addicted to Pokémon Brilliant Diamond. Let me back up for a second. I’ve never…

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Pokémon Shining Pearl Are Now Available for Nintendo Switch

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl are now available for the Nintendo Switch! Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl are now available on the Nintendo Switch. If you want a digital copy, you can go get one from the eshop right now! Our editor-in-chief Adam Roffel will be streaming the “first portion” of Shining Pearl at 10pm EST tonight! You can even earn entries into his eshop gift card giveaway during the stream! And of course GamesReviews.com will…

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Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl – Overview Trailer

Nintendo released an overview trailer for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl today. You can check out the footage and some thoughts on it below. The new overview trailer shows off the region the game takes place in, the trainers, the Pokémon, and more! As some of you may know, I am not a Pokémon fan. However, Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl are looking really good. I like the Chibi (short) style of character. It reminds me of the…

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Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack First Thoughts

Nintendo released the Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack on October 25. I got the service yesterday and here are my first thoughts on it. The Nintendo Switch Online Expansion Pack is here! Nintendo released the service on October 25th and I got it yesterday. As of this moment, there are Nintendo 64 games and Sega Genesis games available. Here are my thoughts on each of the apps and some of the games: SEGA GENESIS When you first start up the…

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Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp Delayed

Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp, which was supposed to come out on December 3rd, has been delayed. We have more details below. Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot Camp has been delayed until Spring 2022. Nintendo said on twitter that “The game just needs a little more time for fine tuning.” The new Advance Wars game is a remake of the first two games that appeared on the Gameboy Advance. Wayforward is developing the new version for Nintendo. Advance Wars 1+2: Re-Boot…

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More Thoughts From Me #283: KOTOR Will Be on the Switch Soon

The news has been out there for awhile now but I don’t hear people talk about it much. What news?! Well news that Star Wars Knights of the Old Republic is coming to the Nintendo Switch! This news is still mind blowing to me. Time for me to get nostalgic about the best Star Wars game ever. I remember when I first heard about Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic. I had a subscription to Game Informer at the…

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Astria Ascending

We talked about Astria Ascending a little bit here and now its time for our full review of the game! Is Astria Ascending a good addition to the Nintendo Switch’s massive jrpg library? Astria Ascending has a really complicated plotline that invovles demi-gods and mysterious enemies called Noises. Basically, Astria Ascending is a game about saving the world. Its split into chapters and different missions. There are way too many main characters and the story is just too complex. The…

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Astria Ascending First Impressions

Astria Ascending is a 2D side-scrolling jrpg. It was developed with the help of several Final Fantasy veterans. That fact alone adds a lot of hype to this indie rpg! We just got a review code for the game yesterday and here are our first thoughts on Astria Ascending for the Nintendo Switch. Astria Ascending is a turn-based jrpg. The combat is about what you’d expect: pick Attack, guard, special attack, etc from a menu. You can also switch characters…

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Shin Megami Tensei V – Nahobino Trailer

Shin Megami Tensei V is coming out in November. Check out the new Nahobino trailer for the game below. Shin Megami Tensei V is coming out on November 12 for the Nintendo Switch. The new trailer for the game shows off more of the gameplay and some cutscenes. Shin Megami Tensei is a very adult series, though it may appeal to older Pokemon fans with its demon “collecting” aspect. The combat is a traditional JRPG turn-based affair. Its looks really…

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Five Final Fantasy Games Will Be Coming to PS Now

Square Enix remastered Final Fantasy 7-10 and 12 awhile back and soon…those will be coming to PS Now. Read on below to find out when you can play those games on the PS Now service. Final Fantasy 7-10 and 12 will be added to the PS Now service through 2022. Here are the dates that the games are expected: Final Fantasy 7 on September 7, 2021 Final Fantasy 8 Remastered on October 5, 2021 Final Fantasy 9 on November 2,…

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