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The Plucky Squire Sneak Peek (Video)

The Plucky Squire is one of the most exciting indie games coming to the Nintendo Switch and other systems this year. Check out the latest sneak peek for the game below. The Plucky Squire doesn’t have a release date yet but the developer has said they will share the date soon. I’m pretty excited for this one. The Plucky Squire moves between 2D worlds into 3D ones seamlessly. The graphics are pretty amazing for the 3D, which looks like a…

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More Thoughts From Me: Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D Hype

There are so many games I’m looking forward to this year: Echoes of Wisdom, Mario & Luigi, Fantasy Life, Epic Mickey Rebrushed, Star Wars Outlaws, and of course Metaphor! However the game that I keep thinking about and the game I most want to play is Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D. Let’s talk about why I’m hyped for this game! Dragon Quest 3 HD-2D is coming out this year in November and I’m so hyped for it. I reviewed Octopath Traveler…

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Emio – The Smiling Man: Famicom Detective Club Announced

Back in 2021 when we reviewed the Famicom Detective Club remake for Nintendo Switch, we didn’t think we’d ever see a brand-new sequel to it. These were remakes of NES games that never came to the U.S before. Well guess what?! Nintendo just announced Emio – The Smiling Man: Famicom Detective Club today! Emio – The Smiling Man: Famicom Detective Club will be out in digital and physical form on August 29th. It is a sequel to the original two…

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Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition Review

Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition brings back a collection of games from Nintendo’s first system for a bit sized speedrun love letter. Is this a fun game? Will players who never had an NES enjoy it? Here is our review! Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition is a collection of challenges from the original Nintendo system! There are 13 games available: Super Mario Bros 1-3, Legend of Zelda 1 and 2, Metroid, Kid Icarus, Excitebike, Donkey Kong, Ice Climbers, Balloon Fight,…

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Is It Time for Nintendo Achievements?

Overnight, Retroachievements launched its Gamecube support. More than 100 classic Nintendo games now support achievements when emulated, and thousands of fans turned out in support.  When I woke up this morning, nearly 100 people were playing Super Mario Sunshine. Dozens more were playing other big hitters like Mario Kart: Double Dash and Super Smash Bros. Melee. I would expect those records to be broken again this evening, as more people get involved and the temporary teething issues of last night…

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Let’s School First Impressions

I don’t often dive into video game reviews anymore since GamesReviews got deep into the board game space, but every once in a while, a game crosses my desk that I just really want to play. Let’s School was that kind of game. Most interestingly, I was curious to see how this would compare to the popular Two Point Campus, an already heavily established game and franchise on console, with a similar theme. Thankfully, Let’s School treks out on its…

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The Karate Kid: Street Rumble Official Reveal Trailer

Wax on, Wax off. The Karate Kid has been one of those trilogy of movies that kids of the 80s have a lot of nostalgia for. Its spawned new movies (another one next year) and a Netflix series. So why not a video game? Yes, Karate Kid pixel art beat ’em up has been revealed today. Take a look at the reveal trailer for the game and then come back for our thoughts on it. I kid you not: last…

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Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition – Overview Trailer

Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition is coming out next week. Check out the overview trailer for the game. Nintendo World Championships: NES Edition is coming to the Nintendo Switch on July 18th, 2024. The overview trailer shows off the main Speedrun mode, along with the World Championship and Survival modes. As someone who grew up the NES, actually it was my first video game system, this game seems so nostalgic to me. I played a lot of these games when…

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate – Couch Co-Op Reveal (Video)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate is coming to the Nintendo Switch next week. The game will have online and…couch co-op! Here’s the official reveal trailer for the local co-op. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Splintered Fate will release for the Nintendo Switch on July 18th. The game will feature online and local couch co-op. You’ll be able to play as the radical TMNT team in randomly generated “dungeons”. Think TMNT meets Diablo! The game has that same overhead Diablo look.…

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Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble Review

Super Monkey Ball Banana Rumble marks a triumphant return for the beloved rolling puzzle series after a decade-long hiatus. Developed by Ryu Ga Gotoku Studio (known for the Yakuza series), Banana Rumble takes everything that made the classics great, polishes it up, and throws in some clever new mechanics for good measure. The core of Banana Rumble lies in its Adventure Mode, a sprawling collection of over 200 stages. These range from gentle slopes for beginners to mind-bending labyrinths that…

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