Tag: Switch

Hollow Knight (Mini-Review)

It seems to be a great time to be a gamer if you’re a fan of the “Metroidvania” genre. With its use of expansive maps and a progress curve that gradually opens up areas as you accumulate the right skills or items, players can get a lot of […]

Dead Cells (Review)

A platform game that measures your life expectancy in minutes then sends you all the way back to the start again the moment you die probably sounds at first like a bit of a sick joke. Then you start playing Dead Cells and realise the joke’s on you […]

E3 2018 Round Up – Nintendo

The success of the Switch has shown once again that Nintendo operate in a different world to everyone else but this time around they are happily bringing other developers along for the ride. Judging from their Nintendo Direct it seems they should just continue doing whatever they do […]

2017 Roundup – Games

Well, this was a funny old year on the games front. All the platform holders tended to do their own thing this year and I wonder if it might mean that we’ll be soon seeing them all choose to follow their own schedules instead of falling into a […]

Thumper (Mini Review)

After months of punishing players on PC and PS4, the “rythym violence” spectacle that is Thumper arrived on Xbox One and Switch a couple of months ago and I finally got a chance to give it a go. Being a fan of shorter, more arcade-like experiences this sounded like […]

Nintendo Switch announced

Previously known under the code name “NX”, today’s reveal of the Nintendo Switch showed a console leveraging features previously seen in other tech but never executed in such a clever way. First impressions are it shows again why Sony and Microsoft can never discount what Nintendo can produce. […]