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  • Code of Princess EX (Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on September 25, 2018 under Reviews, Switch
    Essentially a remake of the 3DS title of the same name (which originally had an October 2012 release), Code of Princess for Nintendo Switch is a 2D side-scrolling hack ‘n slasher that shares a lot of similarities with Treasure’s critically-acclaimed hack ‘n slasher, Guardian Heroes, which saw a release on the Sega Saturn and then later the Gameboy Advance. The story sees the player in the... more.
  • The Bard’s Tale Trilogy (Review) PC

    Posted by on September 25, 2018 under News, PC, Reviews
    The grandfather of all CRPGs (Classic Role-Playing Games) has finally made its debut on Steam, and a lot of us old timers have been waiting for this day to come for a very, very long time.  I can still remember playing the original Bard’s Tale back on my Commodore Amiga 500 in the early 1980's when D&D was only known as a pen and paper game. The remastered Bard's Tale Trilogy - even ... more.
  • Yakuza 6: The Song of Life (Playstation 4) Feature Review

    Posted by on August 13, 2018 under News, PS4, Reviews
    Yakuza 6: The Song of Life continues the adventures of Kazuma Kiryu, an ex-yakuza who has struggled to separate his shady, criminal past from his now reformed, civilian self. At the end of Yakuza 5, Kiryu’s criminal past finally catches up to him, and he ends up being incarcerated for crimes that went unpunished. The Song of Life starts with Kiryu being released from jail, three years after the ... more.
  • Wreckfest (Review) PC

    Posted by on July 11, 2018 under PC, Reviews
    Do the sounds of breaking glass and twisting metal excite you? Wreckfest for PC is a fast-action thrill ride like no other, where death and carnage surrounds you at every turn (and where the only goal is to win at any cost). To say it plainly - If Burnout Paradise and Flatout were to have an offspring, Wreckfest would be their child. It has the same tricks, maneuvers and racing mechan... more.
  • Battlezone Gold Edition (Review) Xbox One

    Posted by on July 11, 2018 under Reviews, Xbox One
    We live in a time when classic video games are seeing a revival by their respective developers. Amongst the retro collections, remakes and demakes being released, the occasional ‘reboot ’ appears that maintains the core game mechanics of the original game. Battlezone Gold Edition by developer Rebellion is a re-imagining of the 1980's Atari coin-op of the same name, but with modern 3D graphics ... more.
  • Ikaruga (Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on July 11, 2018 under Reviews, Switch
    Initially developed by Treasure and released in Japanese arcades in December 2001, Ikaruga is a puzzle-based, vertical scrolling shmup that has received critical acclaim for its polarity system (a mechanic that sees the player swapping between two different shields to adsorb enemy bullets) and harder than nails gameplay. During its early inception, Ikaruga was eventually ported to the Sega Drea... more.
  • Lode Runner Legacy (Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on July 11, 2018 under Portables, Reviews, Switch
    First published by Broderbund in 1983, Lode Runner is a fast-paced, 2D platformer that involves precision jumping and movement to navigate a variety of puzzle-oriented levels. The game first appeared on a variety of 8-bit computers (the Apple II and Commodore 64 respectively, among others) and later for consoles and 16-bit home computers. Lode Runner Legacy by developer Tozai Games is a remaste... more.
  • SteamWorld Dig 2 (Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on May 30, 2018 under Reviews, Switch
    Developed by Image & Form Games, SteamWorld Dig 2 is a 2D platform action-adventure game that sees the player in the role of Dorothy, a steam-driven robot who is on a mission to find the previous protagonist, Rusty, who disappeared during the events of the last game. Set in the small mining town of El Machino, Dorothy must establish contact with the locals, reopen the mine that collapsed du... more.
  • The Longest Five Minutes (Review) Nintendo Switch

    Posted by on May 30, 2018 under Reviews, Switch
    Developed by Nippon Ichi Software, The Longest Five Minutes for Nintendo Switch is a hybrid Visual Novel that uniquely incorporates an NES-inspired, 8-bit looking JRPG for the game’s ‘flashback’ sequences. It’s a concept that works relatively well, as the player is tossed head-long into an epic battle with the intimidating, all-powerful monster known only as Demon Lord. As the story pro... more.
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux (Review) Nintendo 3DS

    Posted by on May 30, 2018 under Portables, Reviews
    After a long wait, Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux has finally arrived on the Nintendo 3DS. What’s different between this release and the original Nintendo DS game, which launched on March 23rd, 2010? For starters, the game sports enhanced graphics and brand-new story illustrations by artist Masayuki Doi. In addition to that, Redux also includes a new dungeon to explore; new story cont... more.
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