Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning

[Review] Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Kaiko Publisher: THQ Nordic Platform: Nintendo Switch, PC, PS4, Xbox One, Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Action, Adventure, Role Playing No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: March 16th, 2021 (Worldwide) Price: $39.99 USD   HISTORY: The history of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is quite a tumultuous one. This game released to decent acclaim… View Article
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Dex

[Review] Dex (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Dreadlocks Publisher: QubicGames Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Role-Playing, Action, Adventure No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: July 24, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $19.99 USD   HISTORY: Dex was first released back in 2015 on the PC, PS Vita, Xbox One, and PS4 in 206 and was finally ported to the… View Article
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THE LAST BLADE: Beyond the Destiny

[Review] THE LAST BLADE: Beyond the Destiny (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: SNK Publisher: SNK Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Fighting No. of Players: 1-2 players Release Date: October 28, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $7.99 USD   HISTORY: With the added success of the Nintendo Switch Online service which features SNES and NES classics and hidden gems, SNK decided to move forward with their… View Article
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G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

[Review] G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Iguana Bee, Fair Play Labs Publisher: Game Mill Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Action Shooter, Multiplayer No. of Players: 1-4 players Release Date: October 13, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $39.99 USD   HISTORY: The Nintendo Switch has slowly but surely adapted to finally having some decent shooting games. Titles like Crysis Remastered,… View Article
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Georifters

[Review] Georifters (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Busy Toaster Publisher: Busy Toaster Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Action, Adventure, Platformer, Party, Puzzle No. of Players: 1-4 players Release Date: Sept. 18, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $29.99 USD   HISTORY: Georifters is a unique puzzle-solving platformer that was developed by Busy Toaster Games. Busy Toaster is a team created and owned… View Article
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Pumpkin Jack

[Review] Pumpkin Jack (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Nicolas Meyssonnier Publisher: Headup Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, Adventure, Platformer No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: Oct. 23, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $29.99 USD   HISTORY: Just in time for the spooky season, Pumpkin Jack, released just before Halloween. This 3D platforming throwback title features a hack n… View Article
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[Feature] Gaming as Therapy

As a gaming enthusiast, I often turn to playing video games as both a hobby and a coping mechanism. Even during the pandemic shutdown, I kept playing and even found myself becoming fatigued of gaming. I use video games as a means of escape form a rough day or the stresses of  my job. I’m… View Article
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Ori and the Will of the Wisps

[Review] Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Moon Studios Publisher: iam8bit Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, Adventure, Platformer No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: Sept. 17, 2020 Price: $29.99 USD   HISTORY: If I were to tell you that one day, we would see “XBOX GAME STUDIOS” on a Nintendo system, you’d probably laugh it off… View Article
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Paradise Killer

[Review] Paradise Killer (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Kaizen Game Works Publisher: Fellow Traveller Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, Puzzle, Role Playing No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: Sept 4, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $19.99 USD   HISTORY: Paradise Killer is a vibrant 80’s synthwave inspired, murder mystery-solving, deep Lo-Fi exploration into death. This title was developed by… View Article
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MX vs ATV All Out

[Review] MX vs ATV All Out (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Rainbow Studios Publisher: THQ Nordic Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Racing, Sports No. of Players: up to 8 players Release Date: September 1, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $39.99 USD   HISTORY: The MX vs ATV series has seen its ups and downs (pun intended) throughout its lifespan. Starting back in 2005 on the… View Article
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[Review] West of Dead (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Upstream Arcade Publisher: Raw Fury Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Action, Adventure, Arcade No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: August 26, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $19.99 USD   HISTORY: West of Dead was developed by Upstream Arcade, an independent studio based out of Goldaming, UK. They started their development as they… View Article
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Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time

[Review] Samurai Jack: Battle Through Time (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Soleil LTD. Publisher: Adult Swim Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, Adventure, Platformer No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: August 21, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $39.99 USD   HISTORY: Samurai Jack has always been a fan favorite. One of the best and most unique cartoons to come out of Cartoon… View Article
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Metamorphosis

[Review] Metamorphosis (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: OVID Works Publisher: ALL IN! GAMES Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Puzzle, Adventure, Platformer No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: August 12, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $24.99 USD HISTORY: Developer Ovid Works has been around since 2015 and is based out of Warsaw, Poland. On their own site, they state: “We’re… View Article
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Bite the Bullet

[Review] Bite the Bullet (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Mega Cat Studios Publisher: Graffiti Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, RPG, Platformer, shooter No. of Players: 1-2 players Release Date: August 13, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $14.99 USD                                          HISTORY: Bite the Bullet is the latest game from Mega Cat Studios. It was announced back in 2019 and was featured… View Article
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Rock of Ages III

Review] Rock of Ages III: Make & Break (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: ACT Team, Giant Monkey Robot Publisher: Modus Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Strategy, Action, Racing, Multiplayer No. of Players: 1-4 Players Release Date: July 21, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $29.99 USD   HISTORY: The Rock of Ages has seen quite a few changes since it’s inception in 2011 with the first… View Article
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Crysis Remastered

[Review] Crysis Remastered (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Crytek Publisher: EA, Crytek Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: First Person Shooter No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: July 23, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $29.99 USD   HISTORY: Crysis is a series that has always been impressive. First developed back in 2007 for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360, the Crysis series… View Article
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CrossCode

[Review] CrossCode (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Radical Fish Games Publisher: Deck 13 Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: Action RPG No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: November 8th, 2019 (Worldwide) Price: $19.99 USD    HISTORY: CrossCode is a very meta, old school style Action RPG. This game is groundbreaking in that it is reviving the artistic style of… View Article
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[Review] REZ PLZ (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Long Neck Games Publisher: Graffiti Games Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: Digital Version Category: 2D Action Platformer No. of Players: 1-2 player Release Date: July 15, 2020 Price: $14.99 USD   HISTORY:  Much of this game is inspired by the campy horror movies of the 80s. The story and overall product doesn’t take itself… View Article
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[Review] Infliction: Extended Cut (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Caustic Reality Publisher: Blowfish Studios Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Action, Adventure, Horror, Puzzle No. of Players: 1 player Release Date: July 20, 2020 (Worldwide) Price: $19.99 USD HISTORY: Infliction: Extended Cut is an independent horror game created by Caustic Reality, a studio that is made up of one developer. Clinton… View Article
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Catherine: Full Body

[Review] Catherine: Full Body (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Atlus, Studio Zero Publisher: Atlus, Atlus USA, SEGA Platform: Nintendo Switch Version Reviewed: eShop Download Category: Puzzle Solving, Platforming No. of Players: Up to 2 Players Release Date: July 7, 2020 Price: $49.99 USD   HISTORY: Catherine was first released in 2011 for Xbox 360 and PS3. The Full Body edition was released for PS4… View Article
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