[Review] Super Destronaut DX (Nintendo Switch)

  Developer: Petite Games Publisher: Ratalaika Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Shooter Release Date: July 12, 2018 (EU & NA) &July 13, 2018 (EU & NA)     The fine people over at developer/publisher Ratalaika Games have been on top of providing the Nintendo Switch with some great gaming content. While I… View Article
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[Review] Pato Box (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Bromio Publisher: Bromio Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Fighting, Action, Arcade & Adventure Release Date: July 9, 2018 (EU & NA)     Indie games to me represent the true creative movement in the video game medium coming in many shapes and sizes. When you have a team of independent developers that are ecstatic… View Article
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[Review] Touhou Genso Wanderer Reloaded (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Aqua Style Publisher: Unties & NIS America Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Role-Playing Release Date: December 28, 2017 (JP,) July 17, 2018 (NA) & July 20, 2018 (EU)     Anytime I think of a Touhou title, I think of a solid RPG. Shiren the Wanderer also comes to mind and I must be clear that this… View Article
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[Review] Squids Odyssey (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: The Game Bakers Publisher: The Game Bakers Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Role-Playing, Adventure, Action & Strategy Release Date: July 5, 2018 (EU & NA)     Squids Odyssey is an easy game to gloss over on the Nintendo Switch eShop, but this enhanced mobile port with added content is more fun than it may… View Article
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[Review] Mushroom Wars 2 (Nintendo Switch)

  Developer: Zillion Whales Publisher: Zillion Whales Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Strategy & Action Release Date: July 5, 2018 (EU & NA)     The original Mushroom Wars was a charming real-time strategy title that, while simple, was fun and required a decent amount of strategy to succeed. It was only a matter of time… View Article
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Splatoon 2 Global Splatfest Announced for the End of July

Splatoon 2 has a new Splatfest incoming and this one is special because it’s going to be a global Splatfest for everybody around the world. The topic for this Splatfest is naturally Squid versus Octopus and is a great matchup for the first global Splatfest. Starting July 6, players will be able to choose which… View Article
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[Review] Runbow (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: 13AM Games Publisher: Headup Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Party & Action Release Date: July 3, 2018 (EU & NA)     Platformers are a dime-a-dozen on the Nintendo Switch eShop and that’s not necessarily a bad thing though, as some of the best eShop titles really stand out on the console…. View Article
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[Review] Anima: Gate of Memories: Arcane Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Anima Project Publisher: BadLand Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Role-Playing, Action, Adventure & Fighting Release Date: June 29, 2018 (EU & NA)     Anima: Gate of Memories: Arcane Edition is actually two games in one, featuring the original game Gate of Memories and the newly released The Nameless Chronicles expansion: which focuses… View Article
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[Review] Gunbird 2 (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Psikyo Publisher: Zerodiv Inc. Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Arcade & Action  Release Date: June 21, 2018 (Worldwide)     The Nintendo Switch has become a gold mine of old-school shmups (shoot ‘em ups) and bullet-hell shooters. From Ikaruga to Tengai, the list of quality shooters is staggeringly impressive. Released in arcades by Capcom in 1998… View Article
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[Review] 1917 – The Alien Invasion DX (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Andrade Games Publisher: KORION Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Action Release Date: June 14, 2018 (NA) & June 22, 2018 (EU)     I can never get enough of the old-school shoot em’ ups and the Nintendo Switch has become the quintessential landing place for many great and nostalgic shooters. Most of these… View Article
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[Rumor] Xenoblade Chronicles 2 New Blades Rumored With Upcoming Patches

Xenoblade Chronicles 2 patches 1.5.1 and 1.5.2 are rumored in a Gamefaqs Xenoblade subreddit discord from the usually reliable Moosehunter to be bringing at least two more brand-new original Blades, plus a famous returning Blade, that are coming as part of, or before the expansion pass. For patch 1.5.1, there will be a brand new Fire Bitball… View Article
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[Review] R.B.I. Baseball 2018 (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: MLB Publisher: MLB Advanced Media Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Sports, Arcade & Action Release Date: June 14, 2018 (JP & NA) & June 21, 2018 (EU)     Having a solid fully-licensed Major League Baseball experience is all I have wanted and since we can’t have the stellar MLB The Show series on Nintendo Switch… View Article
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[Review] Grab the Bottle (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Sometimes You Publisher: Sometimes You Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Puzzle Release Date: June 20, 2018 (EU & NA)     If you play very many indie games like I have, you certainly play many strange ones. Developer Sometimes You adds to the zaniness with their Snake-like puzzle title Grab the Bottle. The puzzles… View Article
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[E3 2018] From Software’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Revealed with Spectacular New Gameplay Trailer

At Microsoft’s E3 press briefing, we finally saw the reveal of From Software’s Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. The game is directed by Hidetaka Miyazaki and the trailer actually showed gameplay, which looks absolutely fantastic, in what appears to be a mix of the Souls series and the Tenchu franchise. Sekiro is being published by Activision and will be released for PS4, Xbox One,… View Article
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[Review] One Strike (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Retro Reactor Publisher: QubicGames Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Fightering, Multiplayer, Arcade & Party Release Date: June 8, 2018 (EU & NA)     I usually shy away from the fighting game genre with its overly complicated button layouts and difficult to master gameplay mechanics. Thankfully, One Strike is an 8-bit fighting game from developer Retro… View Article
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[Review] Ikaruga (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Treasure Publisher: Nicalis Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Arcade Release Date: May 29, 2018 (Worldwide)     In the waning days of the Sega Dreamcast bullet-hell shooters were coming out at a fever pitch, but one shooter stood out above all the rest. Back in 2002, a shmup was released that redefined… View Article
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[Review] Milanoir (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Italo Games Publisher: Good Shepherd Entertainment & Gambitious Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Multiplayer Release Date: May 31, 2018 (EU & NA)     If you ever wanted a crime-laden spy thriller set in the 70’s on the Nintendo Switch, developer Italo Games has you covered with their action-drama Milanoir. The noir genre… View Article
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[Review] Fallen Legion: Rise to Glory (Nintendo Switch)

  Developer: YummyYummyTummy Publisher: Nippon Ichi Software & NIS America Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop & Physical) Category: Action Release Date: May 29, 2018 (JP & NA) / June 1, 2018 (EU)     Finally, Nintendo Switch owners have a chance to play both Fallen Legion: Sins of an Empire and Fallen Legion: Flames of Rebellion all… View Article
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[Review] N++ Ultimate Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Metanet Software Inc. Publisher: Metanet Software Inc. Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Action & Arcade Release Date: 24th of May, 2018 (EU & NA)     In the world of platformers, the N series has always been among the best of them, staying true to a minimal design with gameplay at the forefront…. View Article
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[Review] FRAMED Collection (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Loveshack Entertainment Publisher: Surprise Attack Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Puzzle, Adventure & Music Release Date: 17th of May, 2018 (EU & NA)     Framed and Framed 2 were fresh and intriguing takes on the puzzle genre when they were initially released in 2014 and 2017 respectively, and deserved all accolades they were… View Article
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