Posts tagged Nintendo Switch
Katana ZERO: Review (Switch)

Violent, unique, and downright beautiful, Askiisoft’s newest game, Katana ZERO, will have you slashing your way through enemies as a deep and intriguing story unfolds around you. Making their own attempt at the “one hit and you’re dead,” style of gameplay, Askiisoft adds their own unique twist to the format that makes Katana ZERO stand out amongst the rest.

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Overwhelm: Review (Switch)

After countless deaths and numerous attempts to clear the vicious hive, the desire to keep exploring until the enemy was defeated refused to stop growing. The excitement you feel with each dive into the deadly landscape is as addicting as it is thrilling. Tense moments coupled with sweaty palms and an increased heart rate, make Overwhelm a punishing, yet incredibly satisfying, experience.

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Pokémon Let's Go: Review

The latest entry in the long-running and largely successful Pokémon franchise found its way to the Nintendo Switch on November 14th. Staying true to the previous installments on the various GameBoy consoles, two versions were released: Pokémon Let’s Go: Eevee and Pokémon Let’s Go: Pikachu. As usual, both games are mechanically the same while also sharing the same overall story — which is simply a remaster of Pokémon Yellow for GameBoy Color.

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The Messenger: The Plus One Player Review (PC)

From frantic aerial boss fights to secret levels accessed through time-travel, this part-retro-platformer-part-metroidvania provides hours of non-stop nostalgic fun, and consistently subverts expectations along the way. Backed by a flawless chiptune soundtrack by the supremely talented RainbowdragoneyesThe Messenger serves as a stunning benchmark in the evolution of indie game development.

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Sabotage Studio Interview: The Messenger at PAX West

Five months after we chatted with the creator of The Messenger, Thierry Boulanger, Manny caught up with him again at PAX West in Seattle. A lot has changed since April including Thierry's childhood dream becoming a reality when The Messenger released on August 30th, on Nintendo Switch and Steam.

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Who Ya Got: Pikachu vs. Eevee

In just under three months we will return to the Kanto region as we attempt to catch 'em all one more time with Pokémon: Let's GoThe new adventure coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 16, 2018 will be a revamped version of Pokémon Yellow with a slight difference. Instead of being forced to start your journey with Pikachu you are given the alternate choice of rolling with Eevee.

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Octopath Traveler: The Review

Octopath Traveler is the latest role-playing adventure from genre mainstay Square Enix, playable on the Nintendo Switch. Unlike the realistic graphics or anime styling of many modern Japanese role-playing games, Octopath looks and feels like a love letter to the bygone 16-bit era, a time which many consider the heyday of JRPGs.

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The Hacker Chronicles

Recently I stumbled upon a fun little video that shows the steps it takes to hack an SNES Classic to add more games to the console.  Luckily I found myself with literally nothing to do so time was no concern. I set up shop at my desk with the tutorial on one monitor and the software on the other.

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