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Monkey King: Master of the Clouds

[Review] Monkey King: Master of the Clouds (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Hot-B / Starfish SD Publisher: UFO Interactive Games / Retroism Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Arcade & Action Release Date: September 6, 2018 (Worldwide)     Up in the clouds, but not for long. Once upon a time, there was a horizontal scrolling shooter game by the name of Chuka Taisen. It was a… View Article
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Super Blackjack Battle 2 Turbo Edition – The Card Warriors

[Review] Super Blackjack Battle 2 Turbo Edition – The Card Warriors (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Stage Clear Studios Publisher: Headup Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Party, Arcade & Board Game Release Date: August 7, 2018 (EU & NA)     Split, Hit, Stand, let’s play some Blackjack! If you ever found yourself wondering what Super Street Fighter II Turbo would have been like if it was a game… View Article
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[Review] In Between (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: gentlymad Publisher: Headup Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Puzzle & Action Release Date: August 7, 2018 (EU & NA)     A long debate has been going whether video games can be a form of art and this discussion has become heated at times on both sides. However, In Between, from developer… View Article
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[Review] Chiki-Chiki Boxy Racers (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Pocket Publisher: Unties Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Racing, Action, Sports & Party Release Date: January 25, 2018 (JP) / August 30, 2018 (EU & NA)     As a player, bad games may be a serious drag, but as a reviewer, bad games are a blast to play. Anton Ego from Ratatouille put it… View Article
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[Review] Planet Alpha (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Adrian Lazar Publisher: Team17 Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Action, Puzzle & Adventure Release Date: September 4, 2018 (EU & NA) / September 6, 2018 (JP)     It’s a Dangerous Planet to Explore! Team17 has been a big proponent of Switch indie games and released quite a few gems in the last… View Article
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[Review] Mini Metro (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Dinosaur Polo Club Publisher: Radial Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Puzzle, Simulation, Education & Arcade Release Date: August 30, 2018 (Worldwide)     Mini Metro is described by developer Dinosaur Polo Club as minimalistic subway layout title and that description could not be truer. It first came out on PC in 2014 and mobile… View Article
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[Review] Shikhondo – Soul Eater (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: DeerFarm & Do Games Publisher: Digerati Distribution Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action Release Date: September 6, 2018 (EU & NA)     Bullets shall rain down once more!   Fans of shmups it is time to rejoice! Once more another bullet-hell shoot ‘em up has chosen to grace the Nintendo Switch with its… View Article
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SNK Heroines switch review

[Review] SNK HEROINES ~Tag Team Frenzy~ (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Abstraction Games Publisher: NIS America & SNK Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Fighting & Action Release Date: September 6, 2018 (JP) / September 7, 2018 (EU & NA)     Fanservice will only get you so far. Just in case there aren’t enough fighting games available on Switch already, with more continue to grace the… View Article
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[Review] Ninjin: Clash of Carrots (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Pocket Trap Publisher: Modus Games Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Adventure Release Date: Sept 4, 2018 (EU & NA)     With playing so many new indie titles on the Nintendo Switch week in and week out, every once in a while a game comes along that really catches you by surprise…. View Article
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Victor Vran: Overkill Edition

[Review] Victor Vran: Overkill Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Haemimont Games Publisher: Wired Productions Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Action & Role-Playing Release Date: August 28, 2018 (EU & NA)     Forget being the hunted. Become the Hunter and make the undead wish they had never risen from their graves. Fight demons, slay monsters and boogie with dancing skeletons. Here is our Victor… View Article
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Yo-Kai Watch Blasters review

[Review] Yo-kai Watch Blasters: Red Cat Corps & Yo-kai Watch Blasters: White Dog Squad (Nintendo 3DS)

Developer: Level-5 Publisher: Nintendo Platform: Nintendo 3DS Family Systems Category: Action & Role-Playing Release Date: July 11, 2015 (JP) / September 7, 2o18 (EU & NA)     Blasters move out! Attempting to come up with a new IP is never easy, not when you live in a day and age where everyone, including the… View Article
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[Review] Moonfall: Ultimate (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Fishcow Studio Publisher: Wales Interactive Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action, Adventure & Role-Playing Release Date: Sept 4, 2018 (EU & NA)     Moonfall: Ultimate, from developer Fishcow Studio and publisher Wales Interactive, is described as a medieval beat ‘em up, however, you never really do any beating up to speak of. Moonfall… View Article
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Sigi – A Fart for Melusina switch review

[Review] Sigi – A Fart for Melusina (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: pixel.lu Publisher: Sometimes You Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Arcade & Adventure Release Date: September 7, 2018 (EU & NA)     The ascent up Mount Stinkup starts here. Retro-styled games are a recent fad in video-games at the moment, with games like Crash and Spyro getting reboots and remakes, the retro genre… View Article
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[Review] The Low Road (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: XGen Studios Publisher: XGen Studios Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Adventure & Puzzle Release Date: August 23, 2018 (EU & NA)     A Conversationalist Spy Game! The Low Road is a point-and-click graphic adventure game set in the 1970s. You join a team of corporate spies bent on the discovering and protection of… View Article
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[Review] Azure Reflections (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Team Shanghai Alice & Souvenir circ. Publisher: Unties Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Shooter Release Date: August 30, 2018 (EU & NA)     When a new bullet-hell, shoot em’ up game is launched on the Nintendo Switch, I immediately want to play it. If you couldn’t tell from the many written… View Article
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[Review] de Blob 2 (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Blue Tongue Entertainment & BlitWorks Publisher: THQ Nordic Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Platformer, Action & Adventure Release Date: August 28, 2018 (EU & NA)     A better coat of paint all around. de Blob 2 is the follow up to June’s Switch re-release de Blob which had been ported from the Wii,… View Article
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[Review] Hyper Light Drifter: Special Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: Heart Machine Publisher: Abylight Platform: Nintendo Switch Category: Action, Role-Playing & Adventure Release Date: September 6, 2018 (Worldwide)     There have been many games lately trying to recreate the pixel art beauty of retro titles and nearly two years ago one such game managed to not only meet those expectations but exceed them…. View Article
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[Feature] The August 2018 Miketendo64 Review Round-up

At long last, September has arrived and with it, the means to play Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Torna – The Golden Country. But since we’ve still got 13 days before we get to play it digitally, how about we focus on the games we played last month, as the Miketendo64 team actually reviewed more than 50… View Article
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Freedom Planet switch review

[Review] Freedom Planet (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: GalaxyTrail Publisher: Marvelous & XSEED Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Action & Adventure Release Date: August 30, 2018 (EU & NA)     The planet Avalice demands your presence once more! Freedom Planet and Sonic Mania are very much alike. They both started from the incredible Sonic modding community, and both went from a… View Article
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Fall of Light switch review

[Review] Fall of Light: Darkest Edition (Nintendo Switch)

Developer: RuneHeads Publisher: Digerati Distribution Platform: Nintendo Switch (eShop) Category: Adventure & Action Release Date: August 30, 2018 (EU & NA)     “There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.”                            Out of all the ways I could have chosen to… View Article
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