Review – Persona 5 Strikers

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

Mid-2017, I had just returned from living abroad. While happy to be reunited with friends and family, I missed the country and city that had become my second home. Thankfully I had a little slice of Japan to dive back into by the name of Persona 5, a game that…

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Review – Cyber Shadow

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

Retro revivals can be tough. There’s always the sense of needing to live up to and pay tribute to the source of inspiration, but too much fidelity can make it seem like you have nothing to offer. A couple years back I played through The Messenger, which sought to revisit…

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Review – Override 2: Super Mech League

Author: Bryan Finch
Categories: Reviews, Switch

When I was growing up, one of the favorite games among my group of friends was Godzilla: Destroy All Monsters Melee on the GameCube. We loved the weighty, slow combat that came with playing as giant monsters, and the flashy, over-the-top moves. Flash forward a decade and the giant monster…

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Review – Grindstone on Nintendo Switch

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

If you haven’t been paying attention, it’s easy to be wary of mobile games that make their way to consoles. More often than not they were designed for a different type of experience, like being held in a single hand versus played with a controller. That’s not even getting into…

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Review – Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

Categories: Reviews, Switch

When the original Hyrule Warriors was announced in 2013, I was over-the-Termina-moon hyped for it. The Legend of Zelda is by far my favorite Nintendo franchise, and Hyrule Warriors looked dedicated to fulfilling my fanboy desires with insane crossovers from all ends of the Zelda timeline. I’ve easily logged over…

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Review: Puyo Puyo Tetris 2

Author: Ricky Berg
Categories: Reviews, Switch

The first Switch game I fell in love with was Puyo Puyo Tetris. I’ve made no secret of my fondness for Sega’s flagship puzzle series, but since those earliest days of the system there’s been more competition in the tile matching genre. Other Puyo Puyo releases old and new plus…

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