Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS

[audiotube id=”x7b8Hzui-QU” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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 […]

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Shovel Knight

[audiotube id=”RjMhyw7aWAE” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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 […]

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Tomodachi Life

[audiotube id=”x81tdSjUd1A” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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, […]

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LEGO The Hobbit

[audiotube id=”giZrnHDQpRA” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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 […]

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Yoshi’s New Island

[audiotube id=”HJI2mM9gfT0″ size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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, […]

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[audiotube id=”GdgsNe_e4gA” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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, […]

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[audiotube id=”Jux1PCGJb1Y” size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] 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, […]

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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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LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

[audiotube id=”F1DVQDWQKb8″ size=”medium” time=”no” loop=”yes”] Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 13/11/2013 When a new Lego game releases, the staff at my local game store no longer have to ask whether I’m ordering it for my son, or myself. Lego and its gaming offspring may have begun as […]

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