Hades Review

Developed and Published by: Supergiant Games Platforms: Switch (Reviewed), PC Release Date: Out Now They've done it again; and got me, too, coming back again and again. In Hades, Supergiant Games have crafted a masterful take on the roguelike that blends the brutal yet rewarding appeal of said genre with the immaculate, characterful art and … Continue reading Hades Review

10 Hours With… Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Y'know, on occasions, games just don't click with you. Earlier this year, the latest entry in the Animal Crossing franchise, subtitled New Horizons, was launched to enthusiastic praise and stratospheric sales, providing enjoyment to many that was especially poignant during the beginning phases of the COVID-19 lockdown. Whilst I wouldn't say Animal Crossing is my … Continue reading 10 Hours With… Animal Crossing: New Horizons

Spellbreak Review

Developed and Published by: Proletariat Platforms: Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC Release Date: Out Now Am I accidentally getting into Battle Royale games? If I am, it's partly due to my friends. After their suggestions, I have recently played Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout and now Spellbreak, a new take on the genre that brings … Continue reading Spellbreak Review

Beyond the Hashtag: Pokémon Masters EX Update Pairs Style & Substance

Let's get it out of the way: yes, the online hashtag for Pokémon Masters EX was a misjudgment (don't make me write it down). However, if that is the main takeaway from this substantial update, it would be a great shame, as developers DeNA have brought a lot to the table here in terms of … Continue reading Beyond the Hashtag: Pokémon Masters EX Update Pairs Style & Substance

Let’s Chat: 3D Mario Games are Coming to Switch, but Where is Galaxy 2?!

Nintendo suddenly released a Direct today for the 35th Anniversary of Mario, and, well... there's exciting announcements and confusing decisions, as is often the case with Nintendo news! Ashley Harrison and I discussed it in the immediate aftermath, so read on for our thoughts. I do mean immediate; as you'll see, we're literally finding out … Continue reading Let’s Chat: 3D Mario Games are Coming to Switch, but Where is Galaxy 2?!

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

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

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Review

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess was a vital launch game for the Wii that showed it could produce dark, adult, epic adventures all the way through it’s lifespan. For many people, it was the game of choice at launch - and it certainly didn’t disappoint. This is my favourite game of all time, and … Continue reading The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Review