Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

Developed and Published by: CapcomPlatforms: Switch (Reviewed), PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PCRelease Date: Out Now After the successes of Revelations, a sequel is a welcome addition to the Resident Evil series, informing us further about the events that transpire in the gaps between the numbered entries. Whilst the initial … Continue reading Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

Apply Respect and Reason to the Gaming Hype Cycle

The announcement of the Indie World presentation for Nintendo Switch (airing at 5pm UK time today, Tuesday 18th) and some of the discussion around it, has made me want to put down in words how I hope we can be more reasonable about the expectations we have of game companies. So bear with me for … Continue reading Apply Respect and Reason to the Gaming Hype Cycle

Paper Mario: The Origami King Review

Developed by: Intelligent SystemsPublished by: NintendoPlatform: SwitchRelease Date: Out Now There aren't that many games that make me laugh out loud, but this one? I was frequently chuckling to myself whilst playing Paper Mario: The Origami King, to the point where it glossed over some of the major issues with this game - not to … Continue reading Paper Mario: The Origami King Review

Pokémon Café Mix Review

Developed by: Genius SonorityPublished by: NintendoPlatforms: Switch (Reviewed), MobileRelease Date: Out Now One of the many nice surprises out of the first of the two recent Pokémon Presents was the reveal of Pokémon Café Mix, a new mobile and Nintendo Switch puzzle game about running a Pokémon-themed Café where both the customers and the employees … Continue reading Pokémon Café Mix Review

Old Man’s Journey Review

Developed by: Broken RulesPublished by: Broken RulesPlatforms: Switch (Reviewed), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, MobileRelease Date: Out Now This is a game I had my eye on for a long time whilst browsing the Nintendo eShop, and when it was discounted from £8.99 to under £2... well, it's such a great deal that it's hard … Continue reading Old Man’s Journey Review

Let’s Chat: A Long-Overdue Super Mario Odyssey Review

- This article was originally published on 30th April 2018; it is being updated and archived here as part of the newly-named Let's Chat series - It only took about 6 months, but I did it, everyone – after weeks of fellow Let's Chat voice Ashley Harrison telling me to, I have finished the main … Continue reading Let’s Chat: A Long-Overdue Super Mario Odyssey Review

Oxenfree Review

Developed and Published by: Night School StudiosPlatforms: Nintendo Switch (Reviewed), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, MobileRelease Date: Out Now In the ever-expanding genre of the "walking simulator" (where the narrative of the game takes priority over gameplay), Oxenfree manages to carve its niche thanks to a quirky setting and aesthetic. While it can be niggly … Continue reading Oxenfree Review

6 Wii U Games We Need on Switch

Recently, we looked at how the 3DS still has plenty of great games to play in 2018. The same can't be said of the Wii U, a console Nintendo cut their losses on some time ago. Yet, the Wii U is still giving Nintendo Switch players plenty of joy, as Nintendo brings over the software … Continue reading 6 Wii U Games We Need on Switch

FIFA 18 Shows How Third-Parties Can Succeed on Switch

Let's get thing very clear - FIFA 18 on Switch is missing a lot of the features present on other systems. Most notably, perhaps, is the lack of The Journey, a story mode of sorts that has you following the cinematic journey of Alex Hunter as he makes his, er, journey through the sport. Despite … Continue reading FIFA 18 Shows How Third-Parties Can Succeed on Switch

5 Switch Games We Need to Know More About

The big worry/criticism of Nintendo Switch right now is that, after a stellar first year, there isn't much concrete news about 2018. After stunning re-imaginings of two iconic Nintendo series in 2017 - Super Mario Odyssey and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - what can they possibly do to match that going … Continue reading 5 Switch Games We Need to Know More About