Review: PixelJunk Eden 2 – More Than Simply An ‘Audiovisual Experience’

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) Calling your game “Eden” promises three things; a garden, naked people, and the original sin that led to the inexorable corruption of humanity and, ultimately, all of the misery in existence. Big shoes to fill, then, for Q-Games’ twelve-years-later sequel to their downloadable PlayStation 3 title PixelJunk Eden. We’re pleased … Read more Review: PixelJunk Eden 2 – More Than Simply An ‘Audiovisual Experience’

Review: Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythmic Adventure Pack – A Fine Western Debut For This Drumming Duo

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) The Switch is no stranger to ports of older titles. Following hot on the heels of the delightful Taiko no Tatsujin: Drum ‘n’ Fun! in 2018, Don and Katsu are back with a pair of beefed up 3DS titles never before released in the West: Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythmic Adventure … Read more Review: Taiko no Tatsujin: Rhythmic Adventure Pack – A Fine Western Debut For This Drumming Duo

Micromax In 1b Review

Micromax is coming back to the Indian smartphone market with the In Note 1 and In 1b smartphones. On reviewing the In Note 1, I found that it offered good specifications but was a little rough around the edges when it comes to the software. As I move on to the new Micromax In 1b, … Read more Micromax In 1b Review

Micromax In 1b Review

Micromax is coming back to the Indian smartphone market with the In Note 1 and In 1b smartphones. On reviewing the In Note 1, I found that it offered good specifications but was a little rough around the edges when it comes to the software. As I move on to the new Micromax In 1b, … Read more Micromax In 1b Review

Review: Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 – Another Fine Fusion Of Two Puzzle Greats

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) The original Puyo Puyo Tetris was one of those strange combinations that didn’t seem like it would work but was actually surprisingly moreish, sort of like whoever came up with the idea of cola chicken: a mad idea, without a doubt, but the results speak for themselves. Now Puyo Puyo … Read more Review: Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 – Another Fine Fusion Of Two Puzzle Greats

Review: Sam & Max Save The World – An Excellent Point-And-Click Series Remastered For 2020

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) In the world of point-and-click adventure games, there are a few names that stand out as icons of the genre, especially if you’re of a certain vintage. Monkey Island. Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. The Walking Dead (more recently). Sam & Max Hit the Road. The last of these … Read more Review: Sam & Max Save The World – An Excellent Point-And-Click Series Remastered For 2020

Review: Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate – Repetitive, Tough And Addictive As Ever

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) You’ve likely heard of the Mystery Dungeon series before, but that’s probably because you’ve seen one of the many Pokémon or Final Fantasy spin-offs. Though the spin-offs have taken on a life of their own, they owe their origins to the Shiren the Wanderer games, which stretch back as far … Read more Review: Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate – Repetitive, Tough And Addictive As Ever

Review: Star Renegades – Borrows Ideas From The Best To Create A Truly Inventive RPG

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) Modern game design can be a fickle beast, in that it often falls on either end of the spectrum of innovation. On one hand, you have games that are content to ‘play it safe’ and only stick to well-worn genre conventions that are satisfying, if not unsurprising. On the other … Read more Review: Star Renegades – Borrows Ideas From The Best To Create A Truly Inventive RPG

Review: Phogs! – Utterly Cute And Charming Co-Op Fun

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Docked) What do you get if you take one part Push Me Pull You, one part Noby Noby Boy, one part CatDog and a weirdly large helping of Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons? Depending on which parts you take, you’ll either end up with a tale of fraternal love and … Read more Review: Phogs! – Utterly Cute And Charming Co-Op Fun

Review: John Wick Hex – Stylish Turn-Based Action With Too Many Rough Edges

Captured on Nintendo Switch (Handheld/Undocked) John Wick Hex is a rather clever turn-based action/strategy effort that sees you step into the blood-caked boots of Keanu Reeves’ stylish and unstoppable killing machine – a man who’s always ready, willing and more than able to punch, kick, shoot and fling his gun at the heads of as … Read more Review: John Wick Hex – Stylish Turn-Based Action With Too Many Rough Edges