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[Review] Satisfying the Itch with Nintendo Switch

We thank you Nintendo for this gift we have received!   Saturu Iwata, may he rest in peace, had a dream and that dream was the Nintendo Switch. A console that could offer the home console experience, but can be played anywhere, at any time, with anyone, for any reason and that dream has become… View Article
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Plantera (The BiteSize Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The BiteSize Jacketendo Review. Whereas The Jacktendo Review is my very own two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one, the BiteSize version skips the lengthy review. Instead… View Article
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Fire Emblem Heroes: A Nintendo Mobile Review

Ok, so after playing around with the app for the better part of a day, I think now is a good time to review Fire Emblem Heroes. To start off, I didn’t know what I was getting myself in for, as I have already mentioned before that I have never really played an FE game… View Article
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Fire Emblem Fates (3DS) Review Revisit

Hey everyone, Mr. Panda here with a review revisit of Fire Emblem Fates for Fire Emblem Week! It’s been almost a year since the three Fates games – Birthright, Conquest, and Revelation – came out on Nintendo 3DS. With Fire Emblem Heroes just on the horizon, it’s a great time to see how this title… View Article
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Super Mario Run (Mobile) Review

Hey everyone, Mr. Panda here with a review of Super Mario Run, an auto-run platformer you can play on your smartphone! When Nintendo first announced its plan to make mobile games, people weren’t sure whether Nintendo would actually make a Mario game. Yet here we are with their second phone game starring their biggest mascot…. View Article
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Shantae is Ret-2-GO!: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero

At the time of posting this, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero has now been out for four days and it has completely blown me away!
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Super Mario Parkour: A Super Mario Run Review

At the time of typing this, Super Mario Run has been out a little over 24 hours and after being hands-on with the game for long enough, it’s time to review it! Straight off the bat let’s address the two biggest questions, “Does it hold up as a Mario title, in that it captures the… View Article
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Welcome to Alola: A Pokémon Sun & Moon Review

No Jacktendo Review this time around, just a singular lengthy review on Pokémon Sun & Moon, penned by yours truly, a born again Pokémon fan and the Editor-in-Chief of Miketendo64.
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Hyperlight EX (The BiteSize Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The BiteSize Jacketendo Review. Whereas The Jacktendo Review is my very own two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one, the BiteSize version skips the lengthy review. Instead… View Article
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Gurumin 3D (The Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The Jacketendo Review, the two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one. Undergoing The Jacktendo Review today is action rpg for the 3DS.
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Pirate POP Plus Review (Wii U & 3DS)

For modern gaming, this is probably as “retro” as it can get. Combining modern graphics with past gameplay mechanics, Dadako have created something genuinely unique for this day and age and that creation is none other than Pirate Pop Plus. The rules are simple,  move your character around the screen and pop the bubbles, the more bubbles… View Article
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Quest Of Dungeons Review (Wii U & 3DS)

I will admit this is not really a game that I thought I would be interested in but it turns out that is actually surprised me in a good way. It is like Dungeons & Dragons meets Zelda in a 16-bit Turn-based/RTS roguelike exploration game (does that make sense?). You take control of one of… View Article
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Yo-kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits/Fleshy Souls (3DS) Review

Oh my swirls! Hey everyone! Mr. Panda here, with a review of Yo-kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits/Fleshy Souls for the Nintendo 3DS! This Japanese monster-collecting RPG phenomenon carries its own unique, quirky brand of humor, setting it apart from the Pokemon series. Featuring hundreds of spirits to collect and a time-travel story spanning 60 years,… View Article
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Paper Mario: Colour Splash (Review)

It has been a while since I have actually done a review myself but with the recent release of Paper Mario: Colour Splash on Wii U, I have decided it was for the best to take hold of the Review Reins in my own hands and pen it myself (or rather type it myself). So here is my… View Article
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SteamWorld Dig on the Wii U (The BiteSize Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The BiteSize Jacketendo Review. Whereas The Jacktendo Review is my very own two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one, the Bitesize version skips the lengthy review. Instead… View Article
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Wings of Magloryx Review

Wings of Magloryx is an indie title on the Wii U released via the Eshop, and sees players take control of a dragon called Magloryx. This fire-breathing behemoth is on a quest to reclaim his five relics that were stolen by a wizard, all while collecting some treasure and kidnapping a few peasants along the… View Article
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SteamWorld Heist on the Wii U (The Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The Jacketendo Review, the two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one. Undergoing The Jacktendo Review today is the brilliant turn-based strategy, action shooter, SteamWorld Heist for the… View Article
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Monster Hunter Generations (3DS) Review

Hey everyone! Mr. Panda here, with a review of Monster Hunter Generations for the 3DS! The original Monster Hunter inspired a new genre of battling huge monsters in epic boss battles. After four mainline games and a bunch of expansions/spinoffs, the series is celebrating its history with a novel adventure featuring new playstyles, special attacks,… View Article
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Severed (The Jacktendo Review)

My name is Jack Longman and this is The Jacketendo Review, the two-in-one game review that caters to all kind of readers as it consists of both a fast and a short review and a slow and long one. Undergoing The Jacktendo Review today is the hack and slash adventure, Severed for the Wii U.
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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice (3DS) Review

HOLD IT! Hey everyone, Mr. Panda here with a review of game from one of my favorite series, Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice. This series means a lot to me, and I am always very excited when a new game finally comes out! Find out what a big Ace Attorney fan thinks… View Article
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