Game Reviews

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Breath of the Wild

IMG_7689Breath of the Wild offers a wonderfully immersive experience that caters to all level of players no matter their skill set, whether they be an action hero or puzzle solver. The open-world adventure promises countless hours of gameplay that will take even the most hardcore of gamers to fully complete, by which point Nintendo’s library should be boasting a new major release or two…read more

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Snipperclips is an exemplary addition to the Switch launch line-up. It shows how the console can be utilised to create social gameplay and retain an audience when interest has become more focused on smartphone apps. The style is wonderfully suited to Nintendo’s family-friendly demographics and proves that the company still knows how to appeal to gamers after a tumultuous few years…read more

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1-2-Switch

img_7696-e1507825242736.jpg1-2-Switch is both one of the best and worst games Nintendo could have produced for its new console. The gameplay style, while simple, is unique to this game and could prove to be the first of many successful multiplayer titles created in a similar vein. However, although it’s a great first step for the Switch’s future in party gaming, 1-2-Switch does not stand out enough to be a great game in it’s own right…read more

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe

img_7681.jpgAlthough the only major difference between Mario Kart 8 and its port on the Switch is the revamped battle mode, it’s still without doubt one of the greatest racing games ever developed. Nintendo were onto a winner when they first released the game on the Wii U, and this new and improved edition

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Splatoon 2

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Nintendo Switch

Released 21/07/2017

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Miitopia

Nintendo’s latest direction for their ‘Mii’ character creation platform is hopeful, even if it suffers a few missteps along the way. ‘Miitopia’ retains the quirky charm that made Tomodatchi Life surprisingly entertaining, but offers a lot more in the way of replay value. While the RPG content may not be the strongest element of the game

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Mario & Rabbids

img_7680.jpgMario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Nintendo Switch

Released 29/08/2017

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Rayman Legends

img_7693.jpgRayman Legends: Definitive Edition

Nintendo Switch

Released 12/09/2017

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Laytons Mystery Journey

Layton’s Mystery Journey

Nintendo 3DS

Released 06/10/2017

Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo Switch

Released 27/10/2017