Animal Crossing: New Horizons – The perspective of a fan not getting it on day 1  

20th of March was finally the day a lot of people have been waiting for. Seven long years the fans of Animal Crossing patiently waited for the popular franchise to return. It has been a long time and the day of the release felt like an eternity for many.  There were Countdowns, friendly Memes because… View Article
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[Review] Atelier Dusk DX Trilogy (Nintendo Switch)

Developer:  Gust Co. Ltd. Publisher: KOEI TECMO Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Version Reviewed: eShop download Category: JRPG No. of Players: 1 Release Date: January 14th, 2020 Price:  $89.99 HISTORY: The franchise of the Atelier games is one that comes with a rich history. Gust Corporation has been developing the series since 1997 – that’s for… View Article
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[Review] Layton’s Mystery Journey: Katrielle Layton and the Millionaires’ Conspiracy – Deluxe Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Level-5 Publisher: Level-5 Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Version Reviewed: eShop download Category: Adventure, Point & Click, Puzzle No. of Players: 1 Release Date: Nov 8, 2019 (EU & NA) Price:  $39.99 HISTORY: “Puzzles are meant for solving!” is the motto Level-5 had ever since they created the Layton-series. Starting as Professor Hershel Layton and… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #6 – Job Hunt & Me – Why I Never Considered Working In The Gaming Industry

Hello everyone! How have you been? Are you ready for Christmas already? Facing a lot of holiday sales and saving to purchase a ton of gifts means that having a job would be nice. In the end of 2018 and up until March 2019, I was going back to school. A few months later, I… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #5 – Wie ich potentiellen Spoilern von Pokémon Schwert/Schild aus dem Weg ging 

Hallo zusammen, willkommen zurück in der wöchentlichen Kolumne von mir. Hoffentlich liest das hier jemand, da sicherlich viele mit ihrer Reise in den neuen Pokémon Editionen Schwert und Schild beschäftigt sind. Welche Edition hast du dir geholt? Ich würde wirklich gern erfahren, welche Wahl du getroffen hast! Lass es mich in den Kommentaren oder auf… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #5 – Dodging spoilers On Social Media For Sword & Shield Like A Ninjask 

Hello everyone, welcome back to this week segment. Hopefully, someone will check this because I think the majority of gamers are already into Pokémon Sword or Shield. The Big question, of course, is “Which version did you pick?” I’d love to hear what choice you made either in the comment section or on my Twitter! … View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #4 – (Retro) Game Of The Month Pokémon Rote/Blaue Edition

Willkommen zurück zu meiner wöchentlichen Kolumne! Danke fürs dranbleiben, es sind bereits zwei Monate seit dem Start vergangen! Bevor ich allerdings in diese Woche mit meinem Artikel starte, möchte ich kurz erklären worum es bei diesem wiederkehrenden Thema handelt. Jede Woche darf ich in Deutsch und Englisch über Videospiele sprechen und ich dachte mir, dass… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #4: (Retro) game of the month – Pokémon Red/Blue edition

Welcome back to my weekly column! Thanks for sticking with me so far, it has been two months now! Before I start with the article for week 4, let me explain what the hell I am doing here since this will be a returning topic for my column. Basically, what I was thinking when talking… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #3: Videospiele & mentale Gesundheit/Depression – eine andere Sichtweise

Der 10. Oktober wurde weltweit zum Mental Health Day ernannt. Ein Tag um Menschen über die psychische Verfassung Betroffener aufzuklären, auf Depression aufmerksam zu machen und wie man als Bedürftiger Hilfe bekommen kann. Hilfe kann in verschiedenen Formen bestehen und die schwierige Herausforderung sie in Anspruch nehmen zu können, ist dabei zu wissen, welche Art… View Article
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[Review] Neo Cab (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Chance Agency Publisher: Fellow Traveller Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Download Category: Adventure Release Date: October 3, 2019 (EU & NA) Price: $19.99   HISTORY: Neo Cab was developed by Chance Agency and funded by Treasure Hunters Fanclub. Their approach in their video game is a fascinating one since it can be translated so easily into our future as well. The… View Article
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Lady Sugacube’s Gamescapades #3: Video Games & Mental Health – Another Point Of View

October 10th was declared worldwide as Mental Health Day. A day to educate people about mental health, to be aware of it and how to get help. Help can take on different forms and the difficult challenge about getting the help that you need is actually to know which type you can benefit the most… View Article
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Lady Sugacube’s Gamescapades #2 – “Du magst Videospiele? Das hätte ich nie gedacht…” 

„Du magst Videospiele? Das hätte ich nie gedacht…“  Hast du dir schon einmal Gedanken darüber gemacht wie deine Beziehung zu Videospielen aussieht? Ich schon. Sehr viel sogar. Nicht nur weil es wahrscheinlich das größte zeitfressende Hobby meinerseits ist, sondern auch wie andere Leute auf diese Passion reagieren.  Die meisten meiner Leser kennen sicherlich meine „Arbeit“… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #2 – “You like video games? I would have never thought so…” 

“You like video games? I would have never thought so…”  Did you ever think about the relationship you share with video games? I do. A lot, in fact. Not because it is probably my most time-consuming hobby, but also how other people react when I tell them about that passion.  Most of my readers probably… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #1 Hi Zusammen! (Deutsch)

“Hi zusammen!” Das ist normalerweise meine erste Wahl, wenn ich jemanden anschreibe oder einen Tweet sende. Auch wenn ich das gerade nicht mache, dachte ich, dass es angebracht wäre diese Kolumne und mich angemessen vorzustellen. (Und es ist eine einfache Art und Weise anzufangen, erwischt.) Als ich gefragt wurde so was wie eine wöchentliche Kolumne… View Article
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Lady Sugarcube’s Gamescapades #1- Hi Everyone!

“Hi everyone!” This is normally my greeting of choice when texting or tweeting. Even though I am not doing any of those two things right now, I thought it was appropriate to introduce this segment along myself with a proper greeting (and it is a cheap way of getting started, you caught me there). When… View Article
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[Review] Bear With Me: The Complete Collection

Developer: Exordium Games Publisher: Exordium Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop download Category: Point and Click, Adventure No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: July 31, 2019 (EU & NA) Price: £7.99 GBP HISTORY Bear With Me: The Complete Collection is what it says in the name. Choosing this title is basically getting everything… View Article
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[Review] Marenian Tavern Story: Patty and the Hungry God (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Rideon Inc. Publisher: KEMCO Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: RPG, Adventure, Simulation Release Date: November 29, 2018 (Worldwide)     Hunger is probably the best cook! Have you ever heard of a god that brings you misfortune? Normally a god is supposed to bless you with luck, wealth, love, power, anything desirable. The Greek… View Article
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[Review] Demetrios – The BIG Cynical Adventure (Nintendo Switch)

Developer:  COWCAT Publisher: COWCAT Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Adventure & Puzzle Release Date: December 3, 2018 (EU & NA)   Dumb, Dumber, Bjorn Thonen! When the developer team introduces their new baby, a game they put a lot of work and love into, the least you expect to read is that you are up… View Article
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[Review] Forgotton Anne (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: ThroughLine Games Publisher: Square Enix Europe Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer & Adventure Release Date: November 9, 2018 (EU & NA)     “Did you ever think if there is another world reserved for the things we forgot…?” It is no secret that Switch gamers need to be a little bit more patient… View Article
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[Review] Deru – The Art of Cooperation (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Ink Kit Publisher: Ink Kit Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Puzzle, Multiplayer & Party Release Date: November 7, 2018 (EU & NA)     “It takes just a few shapes to make a puzzle sometimes.” Deru – The Art of Cooperation proves that over the top graphics are not necessary to create a good… View Article
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