Developer: Grezzo Platform(s): Nintendo 3DS Release: 14/02/2015 The main story of Majora’s Mask is standard apocalypse-averting Zelda fare though there’s so much more to the game what appears on the surface. While searching for Navi, the fairy that accompanied him during his adventures in Ocarina […]

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Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth

Developer: Atlus Platform(s): Nintendo 3DS Release: 04/12/2014 There can be a lot of hesitation when a crossover game is announced, particularly when each individual franchise is incredibly popular and has its own large fanbase. Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth combines the Persona and Etrian […]

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Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

Platform(s): 3DS Exclusive Release: 04/10/2014 Well, it’s finally here: Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS (SSB4-3DS). I can’t accurately describe the way I love this series, and it isn’t hard to see why. The series has been a fixture in Nintendo’s line-up for well over […]

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Shovel Knight

Platform(s): PC, Wii U & 3DS Release: 26/06/2014 I wasn’t really sure if I would enjoy this game. I’ve seen a few “8-bit” titles recently, and some of them turned out to be pretty good, I suppose? However, here was yet another one, and I […]

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Tomodachi Life

Platform(s): 3DS Exclusive Release: 06/06/2014 The pull of a sim game partly comes from a sense of voyeurism and curiosity about someone else’s existence, but the omnipotent control freak that emerges when playing games of this genre is incredibly fun, also. Tomodachi Life by Nintendo […]

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LEGO The Hobbit

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 08/04/2014 I keep telling myself that I’ll get bored with the next LEGO game, and that Traveller’s Tales can’t possibly maintain their string of advances with every title. Then LEGO The Hobbit gets released, and not only am I happy to swallow […]

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Yoshi’s New Island

Platform(s): 3DS Exclusive Release: 15/03/2014 Author’s Note: I would like to note that I began writing this review before I saw the Super Smash Bros. Wii U/3DS Nintendo Direct. I don’t believe it’s going to be the Jesus of gaming, descending from the heavens to […]

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Platform(s): Nintendo 3DS Release: 29/03/2014 As a fan of top hats and the ever eloquent Professor Layton, I was thrilled to learn of another game release; after what I understood was the end of the series. Layton vs. Wright seemed, to someone who has never […]

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Platform(s): 3DS Exclusive Release: 22/11/2013 The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds is a spiritual successor, and indirect sequel, to the 1991 SNES title, A Link to the Past. Launching at the same time as Super Mario 3D World, both titles released to much […]

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Bravely Default

Bravely Default is the latest role-playing game from publishing giant, Square Enix, made in collaboration with Silicon Studio, who are best known for their previous title, Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light. While it’s true Bravely Default is a spiritual successor to that game, […]

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