Category: Nintendo Switch

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“Streets of Rage 4” Review

author image by Filippo Dinolfo | Nintendo Switch PC PlayStation 4 Reviews Steam Xbox One | 0 Comments | 29 Apr 2020

Anticipation and expectations can lead to disappointment. This is particularly true when the subject of those emotions is the return of a fondly remembered franchise. Can the final product live up to what you imagine? Streets of Rage is a…

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“Animal Crossing: New Horizons” Review

author image by Theresa Samons | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 14 Apr 2020

Animal Crossing fans have been waiting eight long years for a new fully-featured game, and it is finally here! Many gameplay features from the previous games are still here plus some new twists. What Is It? For newcomers, the Animal…

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“Bloodroots” Review

author image by Jon Yelenic | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Reviews Xbox One | 0 Comments | 17 Mar 2020

If you took the gameplay loop of Hotline Miami, mixed it with a visual style reminiscent of the works of Genndy Tartakovsky (Samurai Jack, Star Wars: The Clone Wars) and wrapped it all up in a blood-soaked revenge plot, you…

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“Double Dragon & Kunio-kun Retro Brawler Bundle” Review

author image by Filippo Dinolfo | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Reviews | 0 Comments | 27 Feb 2020

Arc System Works bring us a collection of classic 8-bit “Brawlers” in this substantial collection. The Double Dragon & Kunio-kun Retro Brawler Bundle includes eighteen NES and Famicom titles, eleven of which are being localized for the first time. This…

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“Code Shifter” Review

author image by Filippo Dinolfo | Nintendo Switch PC PlayStation 4 Reviews Steam Xbox One | 0 Comments | 18 Feb 2020

Arc System Works is known for their stylish and technically sound fighting games. Over the years, they’ve developed a number of unique characters. Recently with their acquisition of the Technos properties, they’ve also become the stewards for beloved franchises like…

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“Kunai” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews Steam | 0 Comments | 10 Feb 2020

It isn’t hard to find a quality Metroidvania on the Switch (or even Steam for that matter). From Hollow Night to Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night to even its port of Ori and the Blind Forest, there’s plenty to keep…

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"Reknum" Review

author image by Jon Yelenic | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Reviews | 0 Comments | 01 Feb 2020

Similar to other notable independent titles, Nape Games’ Reknum tries to evoke nostalgia from when the video game industry was just in its infancy. Its graphics are pixelated, its story cuts right to the chase, and it’s a ball-bustingly hard…

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"Pokémon Sword/Shield" Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 08 Dec 2019

A mainline Pokémon release is always a big deal, but this time it’s different. Not only is it the debut of a mainline release on a new platform, it’s the debut of a mainline Pokémon on a home console.

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Children of Morta – SmashPad Live Archive

author image by Chris Selogy | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Steam Videos Xbox One | 0 Comments | 19 Oct 2019

We checked out the new game published by the devs of This War of Mine and Frostpunk that is a surprisingly great roguelite action RPG. It’s made by Dead Mage and is out now on PS4 and Xbox One, but…

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“The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 26 Sep 2019

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is the very first Zelda game I ever played. Back in the days when I thought the elf running around was Zelda, it was one of the reasons why I wanted a Game Boy. In fact,…

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“Astral Chain” Review

author image by Brandon Perkins | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 25 Sep 2019

When I was a kid, there was a much-acclaimed studio called Treasure. Treasure was astonishing. They would put out these amazingly well-tuned, well-designed action games that always involved far more detail put into them then so many of their contemporaries….

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“Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night” Review

author image by Filippo Dinolfo | Nintendo Switch PC PlayStation 4 Reviews Steam Xbox One | 0 Comments | 22 Jul 2019

Koji Igarashi set a new standard in the Action/Adventure genre back in 1997 with his unique take on the Castlevania series coming in the form of Symphony of the Night. It’s non-linear, exploration-based gameplay resonated with players, who dubbed the…

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