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Shantae Risky's Revenge

Shantae: Risky’s Revenge – Director’s Cut – Switch Review

Shantae: Risky’s Revenge Director’s Cut is the definitive edition of the 2010 DsiWare hit that revived WayForward’s Shantae franchise from deep obscurity. The original game was a cult hit that came too little too late, releasing on the GameBoy Color...

/ October 30, 2020
Little Big Workshop

Little Big Workshop – Switch Review (Quick)

Run a manufacturing workshop where you fulfill client contracts for an assortment of items from toys, furniture, catapults, and sporting goods. Little Big Workshop is a fun little resource management game where the little is literal. The game takes place...

/ October 7, 2020
Breakpoint

Breakpoint – Switch Review (Quick)

Breakpoint’s neon sign shoots out after a quick axe to the shin, revealing a minimalistic rogue-lite with oodles of charm and polish. Imagine the feeling of booting up Space Invaders brought to a modern handheld device, fresh off the production...

/ September 21, 2020
Party Hard 2

Party Hard 2 – Switch Review (Quick)

Party Hard 2 should not exist. The entire premise is mass murder of civilians in public places; a disgusting prospect in general, but even more so due to the senselessness of the violence. The objective of the second level is...

/ September 16, 2020
Deleveled

Deleveled – Switch Review (Quick)

The classic jump-y puzzle games of the internet’s hay-day that you would boot up in the middle of class when your teacher wasn’t looking are a nostalgic treasure that many of us keep neatly tucked away in our noggins. Rarely...

/ September 14, 2020
Manifold Garden

Manifold Garden – Switch Review (Quick)

Following the triumph of the Portal-like Superliminal, it’s a treat to have yet another abstract puzzle game to sink your teeth into. Manifold Garden is wonderful, with its gravity-based puzzles, sublime scale with its eery echoing footsteps and gorgeously unique...

/ September 2, 2020
Serious Scramblers

Serious Scramblers – Switch Review (Quick)

Serious Scramblers tests the player’s knowledge of 2D arcade platformers, having you not jump but fall downward from one platform to the next. Make your way to the flag at the end whilst being mindful of hazards aplenty and whether...

/ August 26, 2020
Milkmaid of the Milky Way

Milkmaid of the Milky Way – Switch Review (Quick)

Set in 1920s Norway, Ruth is a strong willed dairy farmer who lives three hours from the nearest town with only her cows for company. One night when an alien spacecraft threatens to take them away from her, she daringly...

/ August 18, 2020
Fury Unleashed

Fury Unleashed – Switch Review (Quick)

When it comes to action-packed, 2D shoot-em-ups, I tend to approach them with a touch of caution, given that the genre is oversaturated with janky replicas failing to reach the heights of Enter the Gungeon or Gunbird. Luckily, Fury Unleashed...

/ August 10, 2020
Heroes of Hammerwatch

Heroes of Hammerwatch: Ultimate Edition – Switch Review (Quick)

Heroes of Hammerwatch is a procedurally-generated dungeon crawler, having you battle hordes of enemies as you work your way to the very top of the Forsaken Spire. Go in, grab all the loot you can find and make sure to...

/ August 2, 2020